Poon Hill Panorama Trek is more often known as the introductory trek to the Annapurna region of Nepal. Blessed with sky-high mountain peaks and a perfect combination of green and arid lands, the Annapurna region is the most visited region in Nepal. The Poon Hill panorama trek is a perfect opportunity to take a sneak peek into the dramatic wonders of this region, that too in the duration of a mere 6 days Kathmandu to Kathmandu.

As the name suggests, the highest point and the most important portion of the trek is the Poon Hill. Poon Hill is regarded to be one of the most scenic viewpoints in Nepal. With the views of the sun rising and shining over the snow clad tops of Annapurna I, Gangapurna, Dhaulagiri, Macchapucchre and other peaks, you are surely set to be allured into the beauty of nature and wish for more. Pack your bags and leave now. For the Poon Hill panorama trek is certainly something that offers you a lot more in less time.

Walk through areas untouched by the waves of modernization and urbanization, and talk to the local inhabitants on the way. Enjoy a cup of hot coffee over the otherwise cold Poon Hill and capture the memories of the trek in the canvas of your hearts and your photographs.

Trip Highlights

  •  A perfect chance to witness the spectacle of the sky-high; snow clad peaks of the Annapurna region.
  •  A chance to intermingle with the ethnic populations that populate the Annapurna region.
  •  A short yet sweet journey to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life and explore daramtic panoramic profiels that Nepal boasts.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Kathmandu- Pokhara- Ghandruk.
  • Day 03: Ghandruk- Banthati.
  • Day 04: : Banthathi- Ghorepani (2874m)
  • Day 05: Ghorepani – Poon Hill (3210m) – Tikhedhunga
  • Day 06: Tikhedunga – Pokhara – Kathmandu Departure or Extend your stay.

What's Included

  • All Airport Picks up/Drops By Private Vehicle per Group Size.
  • One Night 3 star Hotel with Breakfast in Kathmandu.
  • A highly experienced, helpful, knowledgeable, friendly , Well trained English speaking, Government License holder guide with all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance.
  • Two Night Hotel in Pokhara.
  • Kathmandu-Pokhara -Kathmandu By Domestic flight (by tourist bus also Possible in option).
  • Three meals a day during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) including fresh fruit in the evening.
  • All accommodation during the trek.
  • All necessary trekking permits.
  • Himalayan Partner Treks First Aid Kit Box.
  • Himalayan Partner Treks  Sleeping bag And  Duffel bag (If you don't have it ).
  • Himalayan Partner Treks T-shirt.
  • Government taxes and official expenses.
  • Trekking map of the Panorma Region.
  • One porter between two person.
  • Assistant guide group size above 5+ person.
  • Farewell Diner with Company Representative.(Optional).

What's Excluded

  • International airfare and Nepal visa fees.
  • Extra Night hotel In Pokhara and Kathmandu with All Meals .
  • Your Travel / medical insurance .
  • Personal expenses such as telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, donation etc...
  • Tips for guides and porters.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

    The mesmerizing Poon Hill trek starts with the arrival in Kathmandu. Kathmandu is the capital of the beautiful country of Nepal, and the only city with an international airport, Upon arrival, you will be transferred into the hotel premises. Spend the evening relishing the unique Nepali cuisine, or go out to enjoy the throbbing nightlife of this captivating city. No meals included

  • Day 02: Kathmandu- Pokhara- Ghandruk.

    Today, we reach the starting point of the trek at Ghandruk. We start off early morning and fly to Pokhara. From Pokhara, it is a 2 hours drive to Bhirethanti. Upon reaching there, we trek down the river for 10 minutes and climb up the main village across the ModiKhola at Birethanti. From here the right-hand trail is to be taken. From here a jeep will take you to Ghandruk where you get to spend the night. Ghandruk is a Gurung settlement, known for its warm and welcoming people. 30 minutes flight to Pokhara. 2 hours drive to Nayapul. 2 hours drive to Ghandruk. BLD included.

  • Day 03: Ghandruk- Banthati.

    We start off the trek today and pass through wonderful pastures. The trail descends and then ascends through forests to arrive at a small village. From here, the climb is steady as we arrive at Banthanti. Banthathi is located in a densely forested area, best in spring. Approximately 5 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 04: : Banthathi- Ghorepani (2874m)

    Today, we reach the base of the Poon Hill at Ghorepani. Today is one of the hardest days to walk as we cross several up and down paths in order to reach the village of Ghorepani. Ghorepani is well equipped with a post office, health post and the wonderful views of the Annapurna Mountain range. The temperature gets colder and you will notice a change in vegetation amidst rhododendron forests. Approximately 6 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 05: Ghorepani – Poon Hill (3210m) – Tikhedhunga

    Today marks the highlight of the trek, as we will be scaling the Poon Hill today. One o the most mesmerizing views points in the world, Poon Hill offers the breath-taking panorama of the Annapurna mountain range and its surrounding sky-high, snow clad peaks. We start the trek early morning profiles catch the views of the sun rising over the mountaintops in all its glory.
    Following the views of the spectacle we just witnessed, we set off to reach Tikhedhunga today. The descent gradually intensifies and reaches its climax as we descend on a straight two-hour journey through a stone paved path from Ulleri to Tikhehunga. After a tiring day, Tikhedhunga offers the perfect relapse for rest and to play around with the memories of the day. Approximately 7-8 hours of walk. BLD included.

  • Day 06: Tikhedunga – Pokhara – Kathmandu Departure or Extend your stay.

    We wake up and depart from Tikhedhunga to Nayapul on a jeep ride early morning. From Nayapul we drive to Pokhara and catch and plane back to Kathmandu bringing the short, sweet and highly mesmerizing trip to a sad end. With a promise to come back for more and the memories of the adventure in mind, it is finally time to bid goodbye to this spectacular country. 2 hours drive to Nayapul. 2 hours drive to Pokhara. 30 minutes flight.

Poon Hill Panorama Trek - 6 Days Map