Trekking route to Annapurna Preserve is amusing with a remarkable view of White Mountains. It is a short trek but also with a sheer climb and few thin bridges to be crossed, but all together this trekking route is not problematic. This trekking way offers you the variety of topography of lowland villages, rice fields to glaciers and outstanding high elevations sights.
We trek from Pokhara and then go to Annapurna Base Camp and then be back in Pokhara in short period of time. On the way to hike we will see people from diverse castes such as Brahmans, Chhetris and a few Gurungs. The trekking way takes you to the Landruk, Nayapul. The stiff climb which will lead to the Jhinu Danda. We can also find a hot spring with cement bathing but have to ask it with the lodge owner about it. Gurung village at Chhomrong has separated into three parts. In this trekking route, you will relish the inordinate mountains view from Annapurna base camp, sunrise and mountains views.
Destination: Ghorepani- Poonhill- Chhomrong-Ghandruk Trek
Group Size : Min = 02
Minimum altitude: 1400 m.
Maximum altitude: 2,750 m.
Season: Spring and Autumn
Accommodation: Lodge/ Hotel, Teahouse
Duration: 10 Days.
Entry : Kathmandu
You will be warmly welcomed at the airport by our workplace representative and then you will transfer to hotel. Our staff will give a brief explanation about the program.
After Breakfast 6 hrs. Drive to Pokhara about 200km by Tourist Bus through the good scenery of River and countryside. Check in to the Hotel. Free afternoon on your own. Take a walk around Lakeside or you can do boating at fewa lake. O/n Hotel.
(You can fly to Pokhara takes 25 minutes Flight)
Early morning flight to Pokhara, the beautiful lake city and catch great views of the Himalayas from the right side of our aeroplane.
Today, we will catch our early morning flight to Pokhara. You will be enjoying the best views of the Himalayas from the air. Well, Pokhara offers the magnificent views of Machhapuchhre, Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, five peaks of Annapurna, and others. We can explore numerous lakes in Pokhara. After taking rest for some time, we will drive to Nayapul and start the trek. Passing through Tikhedhunga, we will finally reach at Ulleri for an overnight stay.
We will make our ascent to the Ghorepani Village today. Well, Ghorepani is an interesting place with small shops and stalls for selling local crafts and products. Ghorepani village offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains including Annapurna South and Nilgiri mountains.
We will make an early morning climb along the steep trail to the viewpoint of Poon Hill located at the altitude of 3200m. We will enjoy the magnificent splendour of sunrise over the Himalayas from Poon Hill. This great viewpoint will allow you to witness and panoramic views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges and the closest views of more than 20 highest mountains. After enjoying the mountain views, we will return back to Ghorepani and then descend to Tadapani for an overnight stay.
In the morning, we enjoy our breakfast with the view Annapurna South, Fishtail and other peaks. After breakfast, we trek through the steep downhill trail, passing through tiny settlements and rhododendron forest. After we cross a river on a suspension bridge, we walk fairly gradual uphill to Gurjung that is populated by the Gurung people. Then we walk some more uphill and easy gradual trial to chhomrong.
At this stage, we climb up for about an hour up to Kimrungdanda. On the way, we can enjoy great views of Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Fishtail Mountain (Machhapuchhre) and Ganggapurna. A steep ancestry takes us to the Kimrong Khola. After another steep ascent from Kimrong Khola to Chere Danda, we descend for a though and then it’s a mile walk to Chhomrong. Chhomrong is a beautiful village located on the lap of the enormous Annapurna massive. Overnight in Chhomrong.
After trekking Poon Hill and Ghandruk, we will trek back to Nayapul and then drive to Pokhara today. Our trek is downhill all the way to Birethanti and then we step onto a paved path curving in and out of the village and then terraced farmlands. We will stay overnight in the guesthouse at Pokhara.
On our former day of the trek, dirt roads lead us from Pokhara to Kathmandu, our last terminus. The rapid change in the values and life from what we experiential during our trek will be projecting.
In the evening we will have a farewell dinner in a traditional Nepalese restaurant with cultural performances.
It’s free or last-minute shopping for mementoes or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until your departure flight/drive or to originate any extra excursions or activities you may have booked with us. If departing, you’ll be transferred to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination.