Rhodendron Excursion Trekking (Ghorpani Poonhill)


Facts of the Trek

  • Trip Grade : Strenuous
  • Trip Duration : 11 Days
  • Maximum Altitude : 5416 m
  • Hotel Kathmandu :
  • Best Season :
    Spring : Mar to Nov

After driving 30 minutes from Pokhara, you will reach to the trek starting point is Birethanti. As you proceed slowly along the trek upward, the varied characteristics of the nature and those of the cultures and customs of different ethnic groups are noticed. On the day you arrive at an altitude of 2800m. You will have a pleasant feeling for being quite near to nature. The day after as you get to a place called Poonhill after walking up a distance of around an hour, you can not only enjoy a superb panorama of both Annapurna and Dhaulagiri but also very splendid and magnificent view of sunrise. Poonhill is one of the most interesting features of this trekking tour.

The downward return trek becoming different from that of upwards, foes through one of the big forests of rhododendron of the world. If it is the month of may the complete forest becomes a mixture of white and red blossoms of rhododendron.

Itinerary In Detail

  • Days 1 Arrival at Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
  • Days 2 Kathmandu sightseeing 9 am
  • Days 3 By bus to Pokhara. Bus drive will take approximately 8hours. Over night in hotel
  • Days 4 Pokhara to Tirkhedhunga(1577m)
  • Days 5 Tirkhedhunga to Ghorepani(2800m)
  • Days 6 Ghorepani/ Poon hill to Tadapani
  • Days 7 Tadapani to Ghandruk village
  • Days 8 Ghandruk/ Nyapul to Pokhara
  • Days 9 Day off sightseeing in Pokhara valley
  • Days 10 Sightseeing in Bhaktapur City
  • Days 11 Depart Kathmandu
  • Note: We can customize this trek according to your travel needs.

Cost Includes in this program:

  • Airport/Hotel/ Airport pick up & drop by car/Van/Bus.
  • Accommodation with breakfast at 3 star deluxe hotel in Kathmandu & Pokhara as per above Itinerary.
  • Kathmandu City Tours as per above Itinerary ., inclusive of tour guide, car / van
  • Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner , 3 times a Day) with tea & coffee during the trek.
  • Tourist standard Guest house accommodation in the mountain ( twin sharing basis with Common Toilet)
  • One highly experienced, helpful , friendly English Speaking guide, & porters (One porter for 2 Client with maximum 10 kg per Client), their food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments
  • Domestic Flight & Domestic airport taxes If Required as per above Itinerary.
  • Annapurna conservation entry permit and TIMS Fee.
  • Farewell dinner at Last Night in Traditional Nepali Kitchen
  • All Land Transportation as per Itinerary ( Tourist & Public Bus)
  • Rescue Service Arrangement.

Cost Excludes in this program:

  • Lunch and dinner while in Kathmandu & Pokhara .
  • Travel insurance for cancellation costs, accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or damage to baggage and personal effects. We strongly advise you to take personal travel insurance with Rescue Evacuation Cover
  • International air fare to and from Nepal.
  • Nepal entry visa fee - you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International airport - Kathmandu.
  • Departure airport tax in Nepal - approx. US$ 28
  • Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry and telephone calls
  • Trekking equipments
  • Tips for trekking stafffs, driver etc.

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