Snow-caped Mountains in Nepal

Poon Hill Trekking Tour

TNP10: 8 Days Private Tour of Kathmandu - Pokhara - Nayapul - Tikhedhunga - Ghorepani - Poon Hill - Tadapani - Ghandruk - Kimche - Pokhara - Kathmandu
Tour Type: Private Tour, any parts of the itinerary can be customized
Guide: English-speaking trekking guide, professional and knowledgeable
Driver: Experienced driver with a spacious air-conditioned car or tourist bus
Accommodation: 3 to 4-star handpicked hotels & local guesthouse
Meals: Authentic local cuisines and western-style food for your choice
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Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu, Airport pick-up
Welcome to Nepal and start your 8 days Nepal hiking tour! After arriving at Kathmandu airport, our guide and the driver will meet you there and transfer you to the hotel in the city center.

Accommodation: Hotel Manaslu
Day 2 Private transfer from Kathmandu to Pokhara (910m)
Today's itinerary will start with the company of our trekking guide. You will be led to take a tourist bus for 6 hours to Pokhara. Along the way, you can enjoy the idyllic scenery. Upon arrival, the guide will help you to check-in a comfortable hotel. In the evening, you can stroll around the serene Phewa Lake, the second-largest lake in Nepal, or take a boat to enjoy the leisure time at your own expense. If the weather is fine, you may also appreciate the reflections of Mount Machhapuchhre and Annapurna Range, which is also impressive.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Swiss International Hotel Sarowar
Phewa Lake in Pokhara
Phewa Lake, Pokhara
Day 3 Drive to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1570m); Duration: 4 hours walking
After breakfast, we will drive about 1 hour to reach today's start point, Nayapul. On the first day of the Nepal hiking package tour, we will take a comparatively easy itinerary. At first, we will hike about 15 minutes to Birethanti, at an elevation of 1,015 meters (3,330 ft). This is a small village full of shops and tea houses, thus an important stop on the treks. Then we will walk through the village by trail and hike along the north bank of the Bhurungdi Khola to go up. Keep hiking and we will pass through the Hille at an elevation of 1,495 meters (4,905 ft.) and finally reach Tikhedhunga with a height of 1,570 meters (5,151 ft.). Stay overnight at the local guesthouse.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local guesthouse
Day 4 Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2,850m); Duration: 7-8 hours
After crossing the suspension bridge of Tikhedhunga, the uphill road becomes much steeper and we need to climb about 3,300 steps to arrive at the 2,080 meters (6,824 ft.) high Ulleri. From this stop point, you can get the first views of Mt. Annapurna south (7,219m.) and Hiunchuli (6,441m.). Then following the trail to cross the two streams and climbing for a short distance, we will get to Nangethanti and have lunch. In the afternoon, the trekking will continue to the 2,850 meters (9,350 ft.) high Ghorepani, where you can enjoy a spectacular panoramic view of snow-caped mountains, including Dhaulagiri I (8,167m), Nilgiri (6,940m) Annapurna I (8,091m) and Hiunchuli (6441m). After that, check-in the local guesthouse.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local guesthouse
Day 5 Hike to Poon Hill (3,210m) and onto Tadapani (2,610m); Duration: 7 hours
Get up early and wear enough warm clothes to start today's Nepal hiking tour! It takes about 1 hour to reach the Poon Hill situated at 3,210 meters (10,531 ft.). The unique hill station overlooking the magnificent Himalayas ranges offers the most beautiful sunrise views. After that, we will return to Ghorepani to enjoy breakfast. Then trek about 1.5 hours to Deurali and hike down for 1.5 hours to Banthanti. At last, hike for 1.5 hours to Tadapani Village with a height of 2,610 meters (8,563 ft.) and stay overnight here.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Local guesthouse
Poon hill, Nepal
Poon Hill
Day 6 Trek to Ghandruk (1,960m) and Kimche, Drive to Pokhara Duration: 4 hours walking
The down-hill trekking will continue today. Hiking through the forest, we will get to the Ghandruk inhabited by Gurung residents. This village has various natural landscapes from snow-capped mountains to forests and you can enjoy the majestic snow views of Annapurna South (7,219 m.), Himchhuli (6,441m.), Fishtail (6,997m.), Mardi Himal (5,587m.), etc. Followed by a relatively easy trip to Kimche, and then we will drive to Pokhara for checking in at a hotel, which takes about 2 hours.

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch
Accommodation: Swiss International Hotel Sarowar
Ghandruk, Nepal
Village in Ghandruk
Fishtail, Nepal
Fishtail Mountain
Day 7 Drive back to Kathmandu
As the poon hill trek have finished, this day you will take a tourist bus back to Kathmandu, along with the trekking guide. The scenic drive will provide you beautiful natural sceneries and leave you wonderful memories of Nepal.

Meals: Breakfast
Accommodation: Hotel Manaslu
Day 8 Departure from Kathmandu, Airport See-off
Your Nepal hiking package tour will come to an end today. After breakfast, you will be escorted to the Kathmandu airport by the guide and the driver according to the flight schedule. Hope you have a nice homeward journey!

Meals: Breakfast
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