- Tourist Bus-Car
- 1 to 8
- 3210 meter/10529 feet
- Less Active
- Autumn (March to May) & Autumn (Aug to Nov)
- In Person
- Versatile HIking
The trail passes through picturesque landscapes of spectacular mountain ranges, from the low land rice fields at Hile to thrilling thick jungles after Ulleri.
After Deurali, while trekking towards Tadapani, the Disney world of fairy tale forests makes Ghorepani Poonhill Ghandruk Trek quite nice and beautiful. If you come in spring time you will get to enjoy the variety of flowers along the trail, including blooming Rhododendron forests.
Beauty of The Trek
Ghorepani Poonhil Ghandruk Trek is a beautiful combination of nature, culture and tradition: village tours in Ghandruk, spectacular view of wider Himalayan range from Poonhill, walking through the jungle of Tadapani. Massive Annapurna I (8091m), iconic Fishtail and giant Dhaulagiri (8164m) are the major mountains you will get to admire on the Ghorepani Ghandruk route. Climbing the uphill tracks with more than 4100 rocky steps on the way to Ghorepani from Ulleri village is a small adventure experience in your travel.
The trail also provides a diversity of flora and fauna while trekking. Ghandruk trek through Poonhill offers a chance to witness the local tradition, culture and life style of the Gurung and Magar people. The diversity of the Nepali landscape makes trekking challenging at times, but the magnificent views and the warm hospitality in the harmonious villages make up the effort.
This trek in the Annapurna Region takes you through the villages, jungles, and the last destination, the Ghandruk village, is a famous village of Gurung People. These people are mostly ex-Gurkha’s (who served as military in the UK and other part of the world) and there are many youth from this village still serving as Gurkha’s with different Battalion.
Poonhill is famous hill station of Nepal, to see entire Himalaya range of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. Village walk,jungle hike and mountain view is identity of this versatile trekking.
If you are looking for low altitude trek with experience of fa and wide white Himalaya – sign up for this trek; you will get what you are looking for.
MAJOR THINGS YOU WILL ENJOY
- Mountain View from Poonhill
- Sunrise/Sunset from Poonhill
- Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain range
- Jungle walking (walking through Rhododendron Forest)
- Ghorepani village
- Ghandruk village walk, Museum Visit
- Pokhara (lake city)
- Kathmandu UNESCO world heritage site sightseeing tour
- Sacred mountain Fishtail (from Pokhara & from Poonhill)