Nepal - Poon Hill Trek

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This exhilarating eight day adventure trekking through the famous Annapurna Region, will leave you breathless as you look across  some of the best views of the Himalayas.

Provide an invaluable source of learning for students, allowing them to develop a better understanding of culture, geography and science as they trek along the mountain range.  They will emerse themselves in the culture and local traditions with sightseeing in the Garung Village.

Highlights
  • Trek along the best views in the Himalayas
  • Experience sunrise over snow capped mountains
  • Observe waterfalls, rock formations, wild animals, birds and beautiful green valleys
  • Spend an evening in Pokhara and Kathmandu
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Nepal – Poon Hill Trek

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day to day

Day 01

Arrive

Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will be met by one of our
representatives and will transfer to your hotel. There will be a short briefing about the trip, and you will then have some time to enjoy some free time and an early night before the real adventure begins tomorrow.

Day 02

Fly, drive and trek

After breakfast, you will travel to the Airport for a domestic flight to Pokhara. On arrival, you will travel by bus to Nayapul and start the trek. You will pass through sub-tropical a valley, forests, and make your way along a carved trail on the side of the cliff. After lunch, you will cross the Modi Khola (river) via a suspension bridge to the village of Tikhedhunga where you will spend the evening.

Day 03

Trek to Ghorepani

Today is physically the hardest day of the trek. Leaving Tikhedunga, the journey will begin with a steep climb to Ulleri. Ulleri is a large Magar village at 2070m above sea level. The trail continues to ascend gently through pine forests of oak and rhododendron towards Banthanti at
2250m. You will stop for lunch on the way towards Nangethanti at 2460m. By the end of the day, you will reach Ghorepani at 2775m where you will spend the night.

Day 04

Sunnit Poon Hill and trek to Tadapani

Heading off early you will trek from Ghorepani to Poon Hill to enjoy the sunrise over snow-capped mountain peaks. You will have breakfast at Ghorepani then continue to trek to Tadapani through deep forests. En route, you will have the opportunity to observe waterfalls, rocks, wild animals, birds and beautiful green valleys.

Day 05

Trek to Ghandrung

The trek to Ghandruk is the easiest trek of all of the days. Ghandruk ( listed World Heritage Site) is a large Garung village where there is a handicraft centre and the Garung museum. You will be able to take in the breathtaking panoramic view of Annapurna South and other snowcapped mountain peaks.

Day 06

Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara

After breakfast, you will trek down to Syauli Bazar, Birethati and Nayapul. From Nayapul you will travel to Pokhara, for an evening of relaxing.

Day 07

Drive to Kathmandu

This morning you will set off for the drive to Kathmandu. The journey will be a scenic 200km and take around 6 hours including a lunch stop on the way. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, you will head straight to the hotel and check in for a final relaxing evening.

Day 08

Departure

Today you will have time to experience shopping in the colourful Thamel. There will also be some free time
before your transfer to the International Airport of
Kathmandu.

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What's included

Comprehensive travel insurance
UK Expedition Leader
All meals
Unlimited drinking water
All accommodation mentioned in the itinerary
Entrance fees for all sights in the itinerary
all program transfers in private vehicles
Discount code for outdoor kit retailers
Local Expedition Leader
Tips for Guides
24 hour support throughout expedition