Ghorepani Poon Hill Family Trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Family Trek
Activity
Trekking
Destination
Nepal
  • Trip Grade
    Easy 
  • Max Altitude
    3210 m
  • Group Size
    Min. 2 Pax 
  • Meals
    B.L.D 
  • Accommodation
    Hotel/Teahouses 
  • Best Time
    March - May and Sept - Dec 
Featured Trip
All Inclusive Price: $950USD

Trip Overview

Ghorepani Poon Hill Family Trek is a beautiful trekking journey that is attainable for people of any age group. It is a perfect family getaway in the Himalayan region of Nepal to explore the exquisite Himalayan culture as well as a grand view of the mountains. Similarly, Ghorepani has been a celebrated destination in Nepal for various types of travel activities.

The essence of navigating through densely forested paths gives everybody a chance to reacquaint with Mother Nature. And the people along this trail are another factor that makes the journey even more interesting and fascinating. Any trip to Ghorepani poon hill is a perfect opportunity to do the Annapurna family trek.

The journey not only allows a chance of exploring mountains but opens a chance of experiencing trekking in Nepal as well. All in all, it is a brilliant gateway in the Annapurna region of Nepal.

Highlights of the Ghorepani Poon Hill Family Trek

  • Trekking around the Annapurna massif, savoring the perfect views and stunning landscapes wake up early in the morning to capture the sunrise view over the massive Annapurna range
  • Capture the serene view of smoky clouds covering the Pokhara valley and high cliffs first thing in the morning
  • Have a warm breakfast with the views of Annapurna and Machhapuchhre from the traditional Gurung village of Ghandruk
  • Enjoy the tranquil essence of Phewa Lake of Pokhara city
  • Enjoy a relaxing time amidst the quaint nature and rural village

About the trek

Ghorepani Poon Hill Family Trek takes an individual to a place surrounded by green lush hills and roofed by massive snow-capped peaks. Annapurna Poon hill Family Trek is the perfect getaway that one can choose as an Annapurna family hike to do with an extended or small family.

The hills explored in this trek are not high-altitude hills hence, kids, as well as seniors, can ideally do this trek without experiencing many troubles. Hence, it explains why Ghorepani Poon Hill is among the praised viewpoints in Nepal for awesome mountain sights. On the same note, the village is set with a mountain backdrop and offers grandiose vistas of the white Himalayas for wonderment.

The journey to Ghorepani is ideal for short Hiking tours and has been viewed as it is for many years too. Experienced, as well as beginner mountain explorers, adore this place for its exceptional and breathtaking views.

The Annapurna Poon Hill Family Trek gives you a chance to appreciate the lush nature and culture of Nepal with your entire family! This Family trek is tied in with being all together in the characteristic heaven of Nepal. Appreciate the real history of Nepal in the archaic castles and get inundated in the Hindu and Buddhist culture at the stupas and monasteries in Nepal.

The wonderfully shown workmanship, culture, and craftwork will leave you in amazement. This family tour starts with a visit to the culturally and artistically affluent places in Kathmandu that are recorded as world heritage sites by UNESCO. Also, you will witness many families getting ready for family photos with these brilliant structures as a background. Moving ahead, past the tour of the cultural sites of Kathmandu, the journey further allows you to relish the beautiful elements of Mother Nature.

You may relish a wonderful drive along with a wide-open scene to Nagarkot, a lovely station close to Kathmandu. Nagarkot is a pretty popular hiking spot as well as a vantage point for spellbinding panoramic views of mountains. After attempting the rich in condition and investing some quality energy with your family, push ahead to Pokhara.

A beautiful drive along the Trishuli waterway will take you to Pokhara, the pleasant lakeside city. When you reach Pokhara, drive to Nayapul and begin a family climb together. Stroll along with the energetic towns and pass the lavish farmlands and backwoods. As your way undulates through good and bad times, you will locate the genuine importance of being together; assistance available, and being together.

Furthermore, Annapurna Family Hike also lets you have celestial excellence of dawn over the Himalayas. The views from Pooh Hill are all the more tempting. Envision your entire family together in one clear calm morning, gazing at the sky with the bygone sun simply over the snow-clad Himalayas! A moment here makes more sense why this particular destination is much popular or suitable for Family Hike.

So, if you are thinking about a family excursion, join Nepal Hiking Team for Ghorepani Poon Hill Family Trek. Also, if you want something less crowded on the trail to explore with your family, you may choose Langtang Valley Trek as well. And also, if you think your family is capable of attempting high altitudes, then you can opt for Annapurna Base Camp Trek.

Why does Annapurna Poon Hill trek with family?

Annapurna Poon Hill Trek is a 12-day journey and the greatest height you will reach in this whole journey is at Poon Hill (3210m). Unlike other hikes in Nepal, it is an average height trek so there are fewer chances of getting altitude sickness. Besides, the trek gradually approaches the highest part of the trek hence, even more, diminishes the chances of getting sick. Besides, the trail is not very rough on the leg so people of all ages can approach the trail steadily. Nonetheless, if kids find it difficult to walk, there are pony rides also available which one can take service.

Furthermore, it is one of the fun trails in the Annapurna region. It is filled with interaction with nature and the locals. Hence, this lets kids learn about diverse cultural groups as well as different types of life they never envisioned. It is a perfect opportunity for parents to teach about different ethnic groups to their children as well as reacquaint them with nature. This generation’s kids are engraved in technology that in some way they are losing interest in nature and the real world. Therefore, we believe it will be a great way to learn about life away from modernization and reacquaint with the fine essence of Mother Nature.

Best Time for Annapurna Poon Hill trek

Annapurna Poon Hill Trek is doable all through the year. Nonetheless, the best that the trail will ever become is during spring and autumn. Spring is lush and full of greenery whereas, the weather in the autumn is just right and the mountain views are clearer than ever. The trek is doable during monsoon or summer and winter as well, nevertheless, an extra amount of research, as well as packing, is required to trek during these times. Similarly, during monsoon, the trail is slippery, muddy, and full of leeches due to rain. Henceforth, among other seasons, monsoon may not be the best time for Annapurna Poon Hill Trek to do with the family. Other than that, all the other three seasons are pretty awesome and have beautiful weather for family treks.

Fitness Level/Difficulty Level

To do Annapurna Poon Hill Trek, nobody has to be an expert hiker or trekker. Having good physical strength and determination is one of the things that is required to do the trek. Besides, the trail is steep and narrow, nonetheless, it is not a very difficult trekking trail. Nevertheless, people can prepare for the trek by doing a minor exercise routine at least 2 months before the trek. While training for the trek, please remember to include cardiovascular exercises. Overall, the Annapurna Poon Hill Family trek is not difficult and the trail is trekkers friendly too. We built this trek thinking it would be a perfect getaway for family trips and also, thinking it is one of the feasible trekking routes for kids as well as seniors.

Why choose this trek with Nepal Hiking Team?

Nepal Hiking Team operated treks in various parts of Nepal. The company operated trekking holidays on easy as well as difficult trails of Nepal. Similarly, the company is a leading trekking company in Nepal that is famous for organizing a diverse range of trekking trips in Nepal. Similarly, with more than a decade of trekking experience in hand, the company knows what type of trekking journey one is looking for.

Hence, the company knows people’s types and preferences and has been excelling in providing a wide range of services to clients. So, with the Nepal Hiking Team, one can stay assured knowing they are in expert hands. Similarly, our marvelous team of trekking leaders makes our company stand out even more. Their years of trekking experience and intensive knowledge about mountains and its culture has fascinated our long list of clients.

Besides, the gem of the team, Nepal Hiking Team understands their clients and delivers exactly what they were looking for in their trip to Nepal and fully satisfies their valuable clients. So, when traveling with NHT, you are in the expert hands who know how to do their job. Rest assured, you will be fully rewarded with what you pay.

Itinerary

Day 01: Getting to Kathmandu

Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu then drive to Nagarkot

Day 03: Nagarkot to Kathmandu

Day 04: Kathmandu to Pokhara (910 m): Approx. 200 km, 6-7 hours

Day 05: Pokhara to NayaPul drive then trek to Tikhe Dhunga (1495m/4905ft) Distance: 9 km, Walking Duration: 4 Hours

Day 06: Trek to Banthanti (2300m/7544 ft) Distance: 4 km, Walking Duration: 3 Hours

Day 07: Trek to Ghorepani (2850m/9348 Ft) Distance: 9 km, Walking Duration: 4 Hours

Day 08: Morning Hike to Poonhill (3210m) and trek to Tadapani (2500m) Distance: 9 km, Walking Duration: 7-8 Hours

Day 09: Trek to Ghandruk (1950 m) Distance: 6 km, Walking Duration: 3 Hours

Day 10: Trek to Kimche then drive to Pokhara (910 m) Distance: 2km, Duration: 1 Hour walk and 2 hours drive

Day 11: Pokhara to Kathmandu

Day 12: Farewell/Tour Ends

Cost Includes

  • All ground transportation by private vehicle including airport transfers.
  • Three nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu
  • One nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Nagarkot.
  • Two nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Pokhara
  • Full board meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek. You can choose meals from a menu.
  • Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek. We provide 1 room between 2 people.
  • An experienced English-speaking (trekking guide), porter to carry luggage (1 trekker: 1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, meals and accommodation.
  • Nepal Hiking Team down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion).
  • A comprehensive medical kit
  • All necessary paperwork and permits (ACAP and TIMS, please bring 2 passport size photographs)
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Excludes

  • Lunches and dinner whilst in Kathmandu, Nagarkot, and Pokhara.
  • Travel insurance (Compulsory)
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa: you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. (a multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying the US $ 50 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying the US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport-size photos.)
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Any kind of drinks (hot and cold) during the trek
  • Domestic flight to/from Pokhara in case of requirement which costs USD 160.00 per person for a round trip fare.
  • Tips for guide, porters, driver

FAQs

  • Is airport pick-up and drop-off service available?

  • How would we be able to acquire our visa?

  • What documents are required for VISA to travel to Nepal?

  • What sort of accommodation would we be able to expect in Kathmandu and Pokhara?

  • May we prolong our stay at Pokhara?

  • Could we upgrade our accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara?

  • Can we get family rooms for our stay in all places?

  • If kids find difficult walking, what are the alternatives?

  • How long would it take to get to Pokhara by vehicle?

  • Are we allowed to travel to Pokhara instead of driving? And how long is it going to take by plane? How much more?

  • What kind of food/suppers are accessible on the Annapurna Poon Hill Family Trek?

  • How might we train ourselves for the trip?

  • How might we dodge mountain sickness during the journey?

  • Will there be power to charge our electrical gadgets?

  • How about the toilets, how is the state of the restrooms on the trail?

  • How might we shower during the trip?

  • Is it necessary to make a down payment to the reserve a place on a trek?

  • What is Nepal Hiking Team’s cancellation policy?

  • Why Choose Nepal Hiking Team?

Cost & Dates

  • Small Group Journey
  • Private Journey

Start Dates are your arrival date in Nepal and End Dates are the returning date from Nepal.

The set departure dates listed are specially quoted and specified for group joining option. Let us know if the set departure dates are not suitable for you- another dates which are suitable for you can certainly be added by us.

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