The trek starts from Phedi after a short drive of around 45 minutes from Pokhara city, the trail passes through rhododendron forest and fascinating traditional ethnic Gurung villages at Dhampus & Ghandrung. Along the way, there are spectacular views of the snowy peaks of the Annapurnas, capped off by the unforgettable mountain panorama from Poon Hill. Many visitors combine this trek as an extension trip to cultural tours of Kathmandu & Pokhara. This trek is well suited for the beginners, elderly people or for those who have limited time but still want a real Himalayan nirvana. The trip can be done throughout the year except during monsoon.
Day 1 Arrival at Kathmandu Airport transfer to Hotel in Thamel and refreshment in Hotel and Short monuments Tours Valley Kathmandu.(D)
Day 2: Fly to Pokhara from Kathmandu & Trek to Birethanti [1025m] Hille or Tirkhedhunga (1542m.) Lodge (BLD)
We take a thirty-minute flight to Pokhara from Kathmandu airport. During the flight, we get to savor the most mesmerizing views of glorious Manaslu and the snow-capped Annapurna mountain range. Soon after touchdown in Pokhara, we take a one- half hour leisure drive to Naya Pool along the graceful Modi Khola Valley. On reaching our destination, we begin our highly panoramic Annapurna trek. The route skirts through lush forest leading finally to Birethanti after walking for one hour. Birethani houses well-resourced shops, hotels, cafes, a police check post, a bakery and a bank.
A nice little village town to have fun and settle in for our first over night on the Hills.
Day 03: Trek to Ghorepani [2775m] Lodge (BLD)
Today Hille, we proceed along the steep up hills trails to Uleri. The route zigzags past alluring streams, graceful waterfalls and lush rhododendron forest. Further on, the trail also takes us to a grassy area amid the exotic sights of majestic snow-capped mountain peaks. Enchanting Machhapuchhare becomes highly visible at this point. Passing through deep forests, we head downhill to a small pass, Deurali at 2994m, before descending to the village of Ghorepani. Excellent views of Dhaulagiri 8192m, Nilgiri, Annapurna I, Annapurna South, and Hiunchuli unfolds before us. Just 10 minutes beyond the pass is the village of Ghorepani. Ghorepani literally means "horse water" and is a welcome watering spot for the teams of mules which ply the route between Pokhara and Jomsom. There are several hotels, shops, a police check post and camping places in this village. [Walk approx 6 hours] we then settle in for the night, Ghorepani.( Ghorepani Means Horse dirking small streams water)
Day 04 - Trek to Ghandruk[1942m] Lodge (BLD)
Today Ghorepani, Early Morning weak up to walk up Poon Hills Sunrise Views of Himalayas MT Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I , Nilgiri, various of Himalayan garden peak Views from Poon Hill (3210m) and it take 45 minutes only from Ghorepani. After the sunrise view Himalayas back to Lodge Have a breakfast and We Ascend further along the trail showcasing rich rhododendron forests, gloriously cascading sparkling mountain streams and other mystical vistas of nature. After continuously up hills and down hills for 5 hours, we step on the territory of Tadapani at an altitude of 2540 meters. Tadapani offers the most magnificent mountain views of the overpowering peaks of Annapurna South. [Walk approx 5 hours] we then crash out for the Night Ghandruk. ( Tadapani Means far way water or streams)
Day 05- Trek to Naya Pool [1025m] Pokhara Lodge (BLD)
Today Ghandruk, the route zigzags on down Hills Leaving Khimche Khola, Syauli bazaar, Naya Pool. We trail along the zigzags route down hills and rice field Traced beneath the splendid panorama of awe-inspiring glaciated Himalayan mountain ranges. On passing a succession of flatlands, forest, cultivated lands and a suspension bridge over Khumnu Khola, we arrive at the beautiful village of Syauli bazaar after walking for 4 hrs. An ideal vantage point in this pristine village offers breathtaking views of Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhare and Hiunchuli. Trek end of Naya Pool, Drive to Pokhara.
Further from Ghandruk we continue trekking along rock-strewn trails to Naya Pool. En route, Birethanti lies stretched beside the Modi River and are a resourceful town. On treading continuously for two hours, we come to the main road. Now you can easily access any means of transportation to drive to Pokhara at the Hotel Chick in and after the refreshment we will walk to Lake Side have a Lunch. After the Lunch we will walk or drive to short City tours in Pokhara and evening Dinners at lake side we can wander around the lakes side of Pokhara. [Walk approx 4 hours from Ghandruk to Naya Pool]. Naya Pool to drive 1.30 hrs only if not traffic jam. ( Pokhara means oceans in Nepalese Language)
Day 06 Pokhara to fly back to Kathmandu, Nepal Chick in Hotel Thamel and refreshment at Hotel.
Today is easy day Thamel shopping for souvenirs to your family members from Nepalese hand made goods and final picking bagged in Hotel. ( BLD)
Day 07Kathmandu to Departure international airport our Staff will escort to your Departure.(B)
|Pax2-6 HNT-GT_6D||Price per person in US$||875.00|
|Pax 7-10 HNT-GT_6D||Price per person in US$||675.00|
|Pax 10-15 HNT-GT_6D||Price per person in US$||575.00|
(CT: Camping Trek, HLT: Hotel/Lodge Trek)
1) Lodge trek
Includes: Accommodation in Lodge, guide, porters and all meals
2) Camping trek
Includes: Guide, Porters, Cook, All meals and tents
All meals during trek
Accommodation during trek (tent on camping trek, lodge on lodge trek)
Kathmandu/Pokhara/Kathmandu airfare or touris bus
English speaking local expert guide, porters
Annapurna National park fees
3 nights hotel in Kathmandu on double sharing with breakfast
1 night hotel in Pokhara with breakfast on twin sharing
All guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and entry fees.
Airport transfers and escort
Equipment clothing for porter & staffs
Insurance for all staff & porters
International flight & departure tax
Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
Personal gear emergency rescue,Acoholic sorft dirk & clothing (available on hire)
Tips, any expenses of personal nature incident or bad weather or political unrest, client's insurance.
Trip length: 6 Days
Grade: Soft Advanture trek
Starts in: Kathmandu: Kathmandu
Ends in: Kathmandu
Trek code: HNT-GT_6D
Accommodation: Hotel and Lodge
Transpotation: Flights and Private car
Altitude maximum: 2775m
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