Ghorepani Poon Hill Sunrise Trek - 6 Days

Ghorepani Pook Hill 6 Days

Trip Overview

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is one of the most popular short treks of Nepal. It is the best short trek famous as family trek and highly suggested for novice trekkers. Enjoy panoramic views of Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Mardi Himal and others during the trek. Poon Hill is famed for an awe-inspiring sunrise and sunset over the Annapurna range.

The trek is also referred to as Poon Hill Sunrise Trek among trekking enthusiasts. 360-degree view of snow-capped mountains from Poon Hill mesmerizes trekkers. Your trekking trail passes through dense rhododendron forest and chirping birds add music to your trek.

Trek to picturesque Ghandruk village which is home to valiant Gorkha soldiers. Moreover, you will be visiting Gurung and Magar villages and staying at tea houses run by locals. Devour the warm local hospitality and get an insight into their lifestyle.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Sunrise Trek Route

Your Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking starts and ends in Kathmandu. The journey of your Poon Hill Trek from Kathmandu begins with a scenic drive to Pokhara. On the following day, take a drive to Hile, the trailhead of your trek.

While trekking you will be stopping by Ulleri, a village dominated by Magar ethnic group. On the following day, you will be trekking to a famous Gurung village of Ghorepani.

Savor the panoramic mountain view along with a mesmerizing sunrise from Poon Hill on the 4th day of Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek. Further, walk on a trail lined with rhododendron and pine trees to Tadapani and famous Gurung village of Ghandruk.

Also, Ghandruk is home to brave Gorkha soldiers. Trek to Kimche marks the end of your Ghorepani Poon Hill Ghandruk Trek and take a drive back to Pokhara. On the next day, you will be taking a drive back to Kathmandu.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Sunrise Trek Difficulty

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek 6 days is an easy trek which takes you closer to the Himalayas in a short time.

Poon Hill which is located at 3,210 meters is the highest elevation of your trek while Hile (1,480m) is the lowest elevation.

Your maximum and minimum trekking hours per day are roughly 3 hours and 6 hours respectively. On average you will be trekking for around 5 hours a day.

Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is recommended for beginners and is famous as a family trek. Get ready to embark on a wonderful experience of your life with Nepal Trek Routes!

Ghorepani Poon Hill Sunrise Trek Itinerary

Day 1
Day 1

Drive from Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft) to Pokhara (800m/2,625ft)
Duration: 6-7 hours (200 km) Drive

Day 2
Day 2

Drive from Pokhara to Hile (1,480m/4,855ft) and Trek to Ulleri (1,970m/6,463ft)
Duration: 2:30 hours (52 km) drive, 3-4 hours (4 km) trek

Day 3
Day 3

Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani (2,874m/9,429ft)
Walking Distance: 4-5 hours (9 km) trek

Day 4
Day 4

Trek from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2,600m/8,530ft), visit Poon Hill (3,210m/10,529ft) in the morning
Walking distance: 5-6 hours (9.5 km) trek

Day 5
Day 5

Trek from Tadapani to Kimche (1,610m/5,281ft) and Drive to Pokhara (800m/2,625ft)
Duration: 2:30 hours (55 km) drive, 4-5 hours (10 km) trek

Day 6
Day 6

Drive from Pokhara (800m/2,625ft) to Kathmandu (1,400m/4,592ft)
Duration: 6-7 hours (200 km) Drive

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Ghorepani Poon Hill Sunrise Trek

Trip Facts

  • Trekking & Hiking
  • Easy
  • 3,210m/10,529ft
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • 1-12

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