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Annapurna Poon Hill Trek - 10 Days

Annapurna Poon Hill Trek

Annapurna Poon hill trek is the shortest popular trek is located in Annapurna region of Nepal. One of the most acceptable for all, mainly to those people who do not have much more time to do the trek with the full panorama view of Mt. Annapurna and other popular mountains located in Annapurna Region having the dreamiest desire to observe the beauty of nature. This trek allows getting the visual of snow-capped mountains, chance to be closed with Nepali Culture moreover mountain cultures. This is the important opportunity to see the mountain views with the Sunrise which spreading the light to the Earth.  Also important for sunrise view and also known as sunrise view trek.

The 10 days Annapurna Poon hill trek formally begin from Naya Pul. Before starting the trekking you shall spend a day in Kathmandu by exploring the valley sightseeing the major World heritage site of Nepal. After reaching Pokhara another beautiful city of Nepal and also famous for touring. Pokhara is also known as the city of lakes. Then next, we start trekking toward Ghorepani. On the way of Pooh hill, we will cross the beautiful hills with the stunning view of the mountains. Before heading off to Tadpani, we will be at the top of Poon Hill in the early morning to observe the sunrise views.

Annapurna Poon hill trek Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264ft)
  • Day 02: Kathmandu: Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
  • Day 03: Fly/drive to Pokhara
  • Day 04: Trek to Ulleri around 6 hours.
  • Day 05: Ulleri to Ghorepani around 4 – 5 hours trek
  • Day 06: Ghorepani to Tadapani with a visit to Poon Hill around 6 – 7 hours treks
  • Day 07: Tadapani to Ghandruk around 3 – 4 hours trek
  • Day 08: Ghandruk to Pokhara around 4 hours trek and 1-hour drive
  • Day 09: Drive/Fly to Kathmandu
  • Day 10: Final Departure

10 days Annapurna Poon Hill trek itinerary is seemed quite short and get the chance see the magnificent view of sunrise as well Annapurna range. We are always on your service with the reliable cost.

Mount Annapurna

Mount Annapurna is the tenth highest peak in the World having 8,091 meters height from the sea level. Annapurna massif has 6 famous, well known, important peaks over 7000 meters elevation. These are listed below:
  1. Annapurna I (main peak) having elevation 8,091m ranked 10th highest,
  2. Annapurna II having elevation 7,937m ranked 16th highest,
  3. Annapurna III having elevation 7,555m ranked 42nd highest
  4. Annapurna IV having elevation 7,52m
  5. Gangapurna having elevation 7,455m ranked 59th highest,
  6. Annapurna South having elevation 7,219m ranked 101st

Natural hot spring

In the Annapurna region, there is more natural hot spring. We will cross 2 or 3 natural hot spring pond suitable for taking a hot spring water bath with free of cost. These hot spring ponds are located on the way to Annapurna Base Camp. It is believed that, if we take bath with hot spring our body will free from different diseases.

Sunrise and Sunset

Poon hill is the famous place for sunrise and sunset in the Annapurna region. While viewing the sunrise and sunset view from Poon Hill, we can get chance to see the stunning views of the mountain ranges like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Himchuli, Machhapuchhre, Gangapurna etc. Also, Sarangkot is also another popular place to see sunrise and sunset, which is near from Pokhara city. Pokhara is known the as city of lakes.

Traditional Village

Gurung and Magar are the major cast found in the Annapurna region. Himalayan villages; Landruk, Ghandruk and chhomorung are the popular traditional village of Gurung and Marag people. We can get the chance to visit the traditional museum in Ghandruk which shows the traditional tools as will culture and cultural dresses.

Flora and Fauna

Nepal is rich in bio-diversity. Below the 1000 meters elevation, the climate is quite tropical, these are cultivated area. Different types of flowering and non-flowering plants are found in this region. Different species of Rhododendron and the Orchid are the major plants. And this region is the habitat of the rare animals like blue sheep and Himalayan Thar, snow leopards, musk deer. Also the living place of Yeti, which is already disappear from this region.

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Poon Hill Trek FAQS

Where is Poon Hill Located?

Poon hill is 3210 meters high hill in the Annapurna region. 200 meters above the Ghorepani village. It takes around half an hour to reach from Ghorepani and little less to back. It is the most popular trekking/hiking region in Nepal. From Poon Hill, we can see the stunning views of the Annapurna Massif Range.

What is the best attraction of Poon Hill?

Poon hill is the best and famous tourist place to see the Sunrise and the eye-catching views of Mountains. Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Tukuche Peak, Dhampus Peak, Nilgiri, Machhapuchhre/fishtail, Hinchuli, etc. are the main attraction of Poon Hill. The special feature of Poon hill is the view tower on the top of the hill which is rare in Nepal.

How hard is Poon Hill Trek?

Poon hill trek is the shortest trek in Nepal. It may complete within 5 days also. It is the best trekking routes for the beginner and the easiest trek in Nepal.

Cost Included

  • Arrival & Departure Transport By private Car/Van/Bus.
  • Three meals a day during the Trekking (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
  • Accommodation in Tea House during the Trekking.
  • Trekking Guide with Insurance
  • Trekking Porters : 2 person 1 porters with Insurance each
  • Three nights' Accommodation in Kathmandu and Three Night pokhara in 3 Star level hotel with bed- and- breakfast basis, (If you like to have a standard Hotel accommodations please do let us know).
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara/ Pokhara to Kathmandu with Guides and Porters in Tourist Bus. (From Pokhara to Trekking starting points and from Trekking end points to Pokhara by Taxi)
  • Kathmandu city and trekking maps.
  • Trekking permit (Conservation fee).
  • Tims card (Trekking information management system) as like a permit.
  • Free use Company's duffel bag.
  • Emergence of helicopter rescue (pay by your insurance)
  • All needed Government fee.
  • Cost Excluded:
  • International Airfare.
  • Food in Kathmandu And Pokhara lunch and dinner.
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Any kind of drinks.
  • Tips for Guide and Porters
  • Donation
  • Items of personal expenses like hot shower, battery charge, telephone etc.

Cost Excluded

  • International Airfare.
  • Food in Kathmandu And Pokhara lunch and dinner.
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Any kind of drinks.
  • Tips for Guide and Porters

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Trip Facts

  • Bus | Car | Plane
  • 3210
  • Hiking | Trekking
  • Above 2

Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a visa to enter Nepal?

All foreigners, except Indian citizens, need visas to enter Nepal. Visa can obtain from the Nepalese embassy. To get the Nepal visa you need the valid passport, two passport size photo, and visa fee.


Can I get Nepal visa on arrival?

Of course, you can easily get the Nepal visa on arrival on Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu. Visa for tourist with multiple entries for 3o days cost $40 or equal to other currency. You can add more visa date on request at Airport or from Nepal immigration.

Visa Information: Visa Valid for Fee 15 days US$ 25 30 days US$ 40 90 days US$ 100


Is a guide necessary to trek in Nepal?

Yes, a guide is necessary to trek in Nepal. The trekking trials are crossing through the wilderness, remote countryside, and high elevation in the Mountains. The guide is not needed to make your trip safer but also to make your trip more enjoyable as well as adventurous. Trekking and tours guides have their guide license and also they expert as well as gain the experience by doing the task in the same field less or more than 10 years.

How difficult is trekking in Nepal?

Trekking in Nepal is the best adventure activity in Nepal. Trekking difficulty depends on the particular trekking route and region.

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