Ghorepani Panorama Trekking
Poon Hill is the second-best viewpoint in Nepal and Ghorepani Panorama Trekking is the perfect hiking for the soft hikers. Starting and ending in Pokhara, this trekking is the best fit for those wishing to see close views of snowcapped mountains in lower elevation and want to experience trekking in Nepal. The inclusion of the hot spring makes this trek standout, as the trekkers can refresh their tried lungs in natural hot spring ponds.
Trekking through the dense rhododendron, passing several waterfalls, wonderful villages witnessing the wonderful views of the snowcapped mountains and the awe-inspiring sunrise views make this trekking, a complete Nepal trekking.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel. (1334m.)
Upon your arrival at Kathmandu International Airport, one of our representatives will greet you, then you will be transferred to the hotel. Take a good rest in the hotel and get refreshed from the jetlag. Overnight at hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and preparation day.(1334m.)
Go for a guided day to explore some of the UNESCO World Heritage Listed sites in Kathmandu. Soyambhunath-The Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath- Lord Shiva’s temple and widely known as the crematorium next to the Bouddhanath Stupa and finally visit Kathmandu Durbar Square, the ancient palace place and the home for KUMARI before returning to the hotel. Evening you will be having a delicious dinner at authentic Nepali restaurant.
Day 3: Drive to Pokhara and transfer to the hotel.(820m.) 6-7 hours drive
Take a scenic drive to Pokhara. Upon arrival in Pokhara, you will be transferred to the hotel. On the free time, you can explore around the Phewa lake yourself.
Day 4: Drive to Nayapul(1.5 hours drive) and trek to Tikhedhunga (1540m.)3-4 hours trek
After breakfast, take a short drive to Nayapul, from there start your trekking towards Tikhedhunga. The trail this day is mostly easy uphill through small villages and several waterfalls. Overnight at Tikhedhunga.
Day 5: Trek to Ghorepani (2860m.)6-7 hours trek
The longest trekking day of the trip, this day you will trek uphill for six-seven hours through the dense rhododendron forest to Ghorepani. Ghorepani welcomes you with stunning views of snowcapped mountains. Enjoy your hot drinks with astonishing views of giant mountains from the teahouse.
Day 6: Visit Poon Hill(3210m.) and trek to Chuile(1800m.) 4-5 hours trek
Wake early morning and start your hiking towards Poon Hill, get there before sunrise and catch the magical views of mountains in the dawn. Then trek back to Ghorepani for breakfast. Then after trekking to Chuile for the overnight.
Day 7: Trek to Hotspring.(1565m.)4-5 hours trek
Grab your breakfast and starts your trekking to Jhinudanda, the natural hot spring place. Once you are there, take a dip into the hot ponds and refreshed your tired lungs. Enjoy your day at Jhinu Danda.
Day 8: Trek to Tolkha (1700m.)4-5 hours trek
A soft trekking day. Start late and trek slowly to Tolkha. This day you will accompany by the mix views of mountains and the landscapes.
Day 9: Trek to Australian Camp.(1890m.)4-5 hours trek
After breakfast, start your trekking towards Australian Camp. This day you will be rewarded with the good mountains views as well the stunning landscapes with easy hiking experience.
Day 10: Trek to Sarangkot(1592m.)3-4 hours trek
A short trek from Australian Camp and you will be in Sarangkot. Sarangkot is one of the best places for sunrise and sunset views. Catch the sunset view in the mountains this evening.
Day 11: Trek back to Pokhara.(820m.)2 hours trek
Wake early morning to collect the wonderful sunrise views. Then trek back to Pokhara. In Pokhara you can go for Pokhara sightseeing when you can boat on Phewa Lake, visit the Tal Barahi Temple, Devi’s Falls, Gupteshwor Cave and the Tibetan Camp. Enjoy your day in Pokhara.
Day 12: Drive back to Kathmandu.(1334m.)
Take an early morning bus back to Kathmandu. Upon your arrival in Kathmandu, you will be transferred to the hotel. Then go for the last minutes shopping around Kathmandu Valley.
Day 13: Fly back to home.
You will be transferred to the Kathmandu International Airport to fly your next destination.
- Airport pick up and drop
- 3 nights Kathmandu accommodation in 3-star category hotel with breakfast
- Kathmandu Sightseeing (Private transport and guide)
- Pokhara transportation by tourist bus
- 2 nights Pokhara accommodation in 3-star category hotel with breakfast
- Nayapul transportation
- TIMS and Permit Cards
- English speaking guide and his all expenses
- Porter for carrying bags (1 porter for 2 persons) and his all expenses
- Food (B/L/D) and accommodation in teahouse during trekking
- Nepali sim cards
What Is not Included
- International airfare
- Nepal Visa
- Travel Insurance
- Personal laundries and beverages
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
- Entry fees during Kathmandu Valley sightseeing
- Tipping for guide and porters
- Anything does not mention above
- 1 pair strong hiking boots
- 1 pair sports shoes
- 1 medium rucksack/backpack
- 1 small day pack
- 1 sleeping bag (according to seasons)
- 1 inner sleeping sheet
- 1 down jacket/all weather Anorak
- 1 fleece/warm sweater
- 1 water and windproof jacket
- 2 pair lightweight trousers
- 1 pair shorts
- 2 long sleeves cotton or polypro
- 2 T-shirts
- 1 medium sized towel
- 1 water bottle-1 or 2 litre
- 1 torch/flashlight and spare batteries
- 1 Swiss type knife
- 2 pairs light socks
- 3 pairs heavy wool socks
- Underwear (including thermals)
- Cotton headscarf/bandana
- Warm hat/gloves (waterproof)
- Sunglasses and Sunhat
- Money Belt
- Water purification tablets/solution
- Sun block Cream(30-50)
- Swimming costumes/bathing suit
- Washing kit: include
- Personal toiletries
- Talcum powder
- Moleskin for blister
- Toilet paper
- Bio degradable soap/shampoo
- Any personal medication
- 3/4 plastic bags (for wrapping clothes)
Note: Due to the different seasons in Nepal, clients are requested to inquire before preparing equipment.