3 Days Ghorepani Trek

Ghorepani
3 Days Ghorepani Trek
3 Days Ghorepani Trek
3 Days Ghorepani Trek
At a Glance
Duration3 Days
Trip GradeModerate
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Maximum Altitude3210m
Group Size1-20 pax
StartsPokhara
EndsPokhara
Travel StyleTrekking
Best TimeAugust to December and February to May

The 3-day Ghorepani Trek is a condensed version of the renowned Annapurna Panorama Trek. This trek is perfect for those who wish to commence and conclude their journey in Pokhara. Poon Hill, situated 66km away from Pokhara in the western north direction within the Annapurna Conservation Area, provides exceptional sunrise and sunset views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges, showcasing over 30 snow-capped peaks at an elevation of 3210m above sea level. This popular, easy, and rewarding trek covers key landmarks such as Ulleri, Banthanti, Nangethanti, Ghorepani, Poon Hill, Banthanti, Tadapani, Ghandruk, and Syauli Bazar, allowing trekkers to experience the charm of local villages inhabited by Gurung and Magar communities, as well as the breathtaking natural and cultural beauty of the region. The trek also offers a tranquil atmosphere, diverse flora and fauna, stunning mountain vistas, and a chance to immerse in the unique culture and warm hospitality of the locals. Suitable for students, families with children, backpackers, seasoned trekkers, and beginners, the three-day Ghorepani Trek is enjoyable even during the monsoon and winter seasons, although the best time to visit is during Spring and Autumn. Travelers embarking on this journey in Spring (March to May) will be treated to the sight of vibrant rhododendron flowers against a backdrop of majestic mountain views. Join our team for an unforgettable short trek to Ghorepani, where we guarantee top-notch service at a reasonable price.

Highlights of the 3 Days Ghorepani Trek

  • Commence and conclude a 3-day Ghorepani Trek in Pokhara
  • Delight in a picturesque journey from Pokhara to Hile via a Jeep
  • Embark on a brief trek within the Annapurna conservation areas, renowned as one of the world's most stunning treks
  • Revel in awe-inspiring mountain vistas, unspoiled natural beauty, and diverse flora and fauna
  • Witness breathtaking sunrise views from Poo Hill, encompassing the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges
  • Experience an authentic stay in local villages
  • Discover the charming Gurung and Magar villages of Ghorepani and Ghandruk
  • Immerse yourself in the unique culture and traditions of these villages
  • Interact with friendly locals and gain insights into their way of life
  • Create lasting memories amidst the serene and captivating surroundings of the trek.

The 3-day Ghorepani Trek begins in Pokhara, a picturesque city located by a lake. From there, it is a 2-hour drive to Hile, passing through charming local villages, a river valley, and scenic spots like Birethanti, Ramghai, Sudame, and Hile. After reaching Hile, the trek continues to Tikhedhunga, where you will experience the subtropical climate and easy terrain. Along the way, you will cross two suspension bridges and ascend 3200 stone steps, offering breathtaking views of the valley, until you reach Ulleri, a Magar Village situated at an altitude of 2000m. From Ulleri, the trail to Ghorepani takes you through the world's largest rhododendron forest, vibrant tea houses, lush green valleys, and diverse flora and fauna. As you approach Ulleri, you will be greeted by the majestic peaks of Annapurna South and Hiuchuli. Just 20 minutes after Ulleri, from Banthanti, you will be treated to a mesmerizing view of the Fishtail mountain.

Once you arrive at Ghorepani, you will be treated to stunning views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges. The following morning, embark on a one-hour hike to Poon Hill, navigating the 1900m steep steps while taking in the breathtaking valley and mountain scenery. Explore Poon Hill to witness the mesmerizing sunrise over the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges. Return to Ghorepani before continuing your trek to Tadapani and eventually Ghandruk Village. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to visit ancient villages, and museums, trek to Syauli Bazar, and then drive back to Pokhara, concluding our 3-day Ghorepani Trek.

3 Days Ghorepani Trek Cost for 2024/2025

The price range for the 3-day Ghorepani Trek varies from USD150 to USD300 per individual. The total cost is determined by factors such as group size, amenities, and length of the trek. Himalayan Trekking Path provides a comprehensive 3-day Ghorepani Trek package that includes a professional guide, porter, taxes, meals, transportation, and more. For solo trekkers, the all-inclusive package is priced at USD300, while group travelers can enjoy a discounted rate. The cost of the Ghorepani Poon Trek for 3 days is dependent on the size of the group. Below is the breakdown of expenses for the 3-day Ghorepani Trek.

  • The Cost of the 3 Days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is USD 300 for solo
  • The Cost of the 3 Days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is USD 250 P/P if you are in a group of 2-6 pax
  • The Cost of the 3 Days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is USD 200 P/P if you are in a group of 7-10 pax
  • The Cost of the 3 Days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is USD 150 P/P if you are in a group of 11-20 pax
Itinerary
Tour PlanExpand All
Max. Altitude: 2868mMeal: Lunch and DinnerAccommodation: Tea House
Max. Altitude: 2650mMeal: Breakfast, Lunch and DinnerAccommodation: Tea House
Max. Altitude: 823mMeal: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Cost Details
Included
  • Transfer service from Pokhara to Hile, the starting point of the trek
  • Experienced and professional trekking guide
  • Comprehensive insurance coverage
  • Meals provided throughout the trek(Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner)
  • Accommodation for 2 nights in the mountains
  • All necessary permits, including ACAP and TIMS
  • One porter is assigned for every 2 guests, with a maximum weight limit of 20kg
  • Government taxes and company fees included
  • Refreshments such as fresh fruit salad, nuts, chocolates, and cookies
  • Amenities like hot showers, wifi, drinking water, and trekking poles
  • First aid service with fully equipped kits
  • Private transfer back to Pokhara after completing the trek
Excluded
  • The visa fees for Nepal are USD 30 for 15 days, USD 50 for 30 days, and USD 125 for 90 days per person.
  • International airfare is not included in the travel package and needs to be arranged separately.
  • Visitors are advised to have travel and medical insurance for their safety.
  • In cases of unexpected bad weather conditions, extra days may be required and should be planned accordingly.
  • Personal expenses, extra drinks, and lost items are not included in the travel package.
  • It is customary to give tips to your driver, porter, and guide.
  • All kinds of trekking gear
  • expenditure on beverages such as water, soft drinks, alcoholic beverages, and hot drinks
Dates & Availability
Starts:Jul 25, 2024Ends:Jul 27, 2024
PriceUS$300
AvailabilityGuaranteed
Starts:Jul 30, 2024Ends:Aug 01, 2024
PriceUS$300
AvailabilityGuaranteed