It is one of the most popular , yet easiest and short treks in Annapurna region which does not require any experience in trekking and no specific season or time for the trek i.e. one can trek anytime during the year. At an altitude of 3200m , just beneath the greatest Himalayan Range, the area is famous for wonderful traditional villages, ethnic communities, rhododendron forests and magnificent 360-degree views of lots of snowcapped mountains.
The trek starts from Nayapul, Pokhara walking a moderately about 4-5 days. Along the way you can enjoy the breathtaking sceneries , the beautiful landscapes , flora and fauna and a lot more. You can learn about the lifestyle , society , ethnicity , foods and uniforms and the festivals of the locals which is additional merit of this trek. So , pack your bags , book your tickets and get equipped ; go for this trek and keep recalling the memories for the rest of your life.
Day 01: From Taoyuan international airport (Taiwan) to Hong Kong international airport transfer to Kathmandu. The same day your arrival at the Tribhuwan International Airport(TIA)and you will be meet our airport representative then transfer to hotel. We will discuss the trekking plan and last minute arrangements. Overnight hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Fly or Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (910m) Fly to pokhara 25 minutes by flight and 8 hours by Bus, overnight at in Pokhara.
Day 03: Drive to Naya Pul (1070m) for an hour and trek to Tikhe Dhunga (1,480m). Walking 5 hours,overnight at Lodge.
Day 04: Trek from Tikhe Dhunga to Ghorepani (2,860m). Walking7 hours, overnight at Lodge.
Day 05: Hiking to Poonhill (3,210m)- Back to Ghorepani, and Trek to Tadapani.(2,630m) Walking 6 hours,overnight at Lodge.
This morning, we will get up early and hike to Poon Hill. From here you will see fantastic view of sunrise, and panoramic view of Himalayas, including Mt. Dhaulagiri(8167m), Annapurna South,(7219m) Fishtail(6993m) and others.
Day 06: Trek from Tadapani to Ghandruk (1,940m). Walking 3 hours, overnight at Lodge.
Day 07: Trek from Ghandruk to Pothana(1890m) Walking 6 hours, overnight at Lodge.
Day 08: Trek from Pothana to Phedi (1130m) Walking 4 hours, From Phedi 30 minutes drive to Pokhara.(910m) Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 09: Fly or drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1337m) Fly to Kathmandu 25 minutes by flight and 7 hours by bus, overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 10: Transfer to international airport for your final flight departure.
-Airport Pick up and drop off service by Private car/van
-2 nights hotel with breakfast in Kathmandu.
-Three times food in a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) .
-Lodge to lodge accommodation during the trekking.
-One well experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter between 2 people), their food, accommodation, salary, and insurance.
-Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS).
-Flight ticket from Kathmandu- Pokhara-Kathmandu
-Annapurna conservation permit.
-2 nights hotel in Pokhara
-Meals whilst in Kathmandu
-Nepal Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
-Nepal entry visa fee US$ 25 (duration 15 days from date of issue)
-You may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu.
-Personal equipment including sleeping bag.
- Tips for guide and Porter.