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11-Day Annapurna Poon Hill Trekking by Himalaya Journey

Low carbon footprint
Support local business
On-the-ground prices

Description

Private trip
11 days 10 nights
The Annapurna Poon Hill trek is one of the shortest, easiest and most popular trek in Nepal, making it suitable for novices. It offers stunning views of more than ten snow-capped mountains. This is an option that gives you all of what Poon Hill has to offer in 11 days. It includes trekking to Tolkha, Dhampus, and Phedi, which are not included in the 8-day option.

Meet your guide

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Himalaya Journey

Sustainable
Fluent English
14 years experience
They have been operating for nearly 16 years, and throughout the years, they have been engaging in sustainable business practices and treat all their guides super well. They have not received any complaints because they do all they can for their customers. Their guides are all local experts and will provide the highest level of knowledge and information to create an unforgettable experience for the participants.

Prices

Prices start from USD$700 per person Prices start from NPR77,490
Prices may differ based on no. of travellers. Please select no. of travellers in the booking form to see the final adventure price.

Itinerary

Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Pokhara - Tikhedhunga
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You will trek approximately 3 hours to Tikhedhunga from Nayapul

  • Breakfast
  • Pick-up in the hotel at Pokhara by private vehicle
  • Drive to Nayapul (867m) for approximately 1.5 hours
  • Trek to Tikhedhunga (1577m) for approximately 2-3 hours
Day 2: Tikhedhunga - Ghorepani
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You will trek approximately 6 hours to Ghorepani

  • Trek to Ghorepani (2855m) for approximately 5-6 hours
Day 3: Ghorepani - Tadapani
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You will trek approximately 6 hours to Tadapani

  • Breakfast in Ghorepani
  • Trek to Poon Hill (3210m) for superb Himalayan scenery including the Dhaulagiri (8167m), Nilgiri (7041m), Fishtail/Machhapuchhare (6998m), Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna II (7939m), Annapurna III (7555m), Annapurna IV (7525m), Annapurna South (7219m), Hiunchuli (6441m), Lamjung Himal (6986m), Tukuche Peak (6920m) and more!
  • Trek to Tadapani (2045m)
Day 4: Tadapani - Chhomrong
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You will trek to Chhomrong for approximately 5 hours

  • Trek to Chhomrong (1960m) for approximately 4-5 hours
Day 5: Chhomrong - Ghandruk Village
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You will trek to Ghandruk Village for approximately 5 hours

  • Trek to Ghandruk Village (1945m) for approximately 4-5 hours
Day 6: Ghandruk Village - Tolkha
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You will trek to Tolkha for approximately 5 hours

  • Trek to Tolkha (1667m) for approximately 5 hours
Day 7: Tolkha - Dhampus
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You will trek to Dhampus for approximately 6 hours

  • Trek to Dhampus (1905) for approximately 5-6 hours
Day 8: Dhampus - Pokhara
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You will trek to Phedi for approximately 3 hours, before heading back to Pokhara

  • Trek from Phedi (900m) for approximately 2-3 hours
  • Pick-up by private vehicle
  • Drive back to Pokhara (915m) for approximately 1.5 hours
  • Overnight at hotel
Day 9: Pokhara - Kathmandu
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Scenic drive back to Kathmandu

  • Pick-up in Pokhara by tourist bus
  • Drive back to Kathmandu for approximately 5-6 hours
  • Transfer to the hotel and stay overnight at Kathmandu
Day 10: Kathmandu
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Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley.

  • Breakfast
  • Visit historical monuments around Kathmandu valley
  • Walk through Kathmandu Durbar square where you will visit the different Hindus Temple.
  • Visit the Monkey Temple (Swayambhunath), the Buddhist stupa, from where you will see the entire Kathmandu Valley including the Himalayan views.
  • Head to the Patan Dubare square, the temple city of Nepal, where you will visit the many temples such as Mahabudhha and Golden temple.
  • Evening farewell dinner in a Nepalese Restaurant.
  • Stay overnight at a hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 11: Kathmandu - Kathmandu International Airport
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Explore Kathmandu yourself before departing for the next destination.

  • Breakfast
  • Enjoy a relaxing or shopping day in Kathmandu.
  • Pick-up at the hotel
  • Drop-off at Kathmandu International Airport or other destinations

What's included

  • Pokhara to Nayapul overland transportation by private vehicle as mentioned in the itinerary
  • One experienced English speaking government license holder trekking guide
  • One trekking porter/sherpa who will carry your bag when trekking (2 participants to 1 porter who will carry maximum 25-30 kg as per rule and regulation of Nepal Workers Union).
  • Trekkers information management system permit (TIMS)
  • Annapurna Conservation area project fee
  • Nayapul to Pokhara pick up by private vehicle as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Pokhara Kathmandu overland transportation by tourist bus as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Full day Kathmandu valley guided sightseeing tour as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Full day Kathmandu valley sightseeing with private vehicle as mentioned in the itinerary
  • Trekking guide, daily allowances, meals, accommodations & salary
  • Tourist service charge, Vat.
  • Overland transportation
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff (trekking guide, driver and porters)
  • Guide and porter salary, daily allowance, meal and accommodation
  • Government tax and office service charge
  • Airport drop-off
  • Lunch and dinner during Kathmandu & Pokhara stay
  • International flight ticket
  • Personal equipment
  • High-risk medical insurance
  • Meals and accommodation during the trekking tour
  • Alcoholic beverage
  • Soft drinks such as cola and mineral water
  • Telephone calls
  • Nepal visa fee & Kathmandu Valley sightseeing entrance fee
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed
  • Purely personal nature expenses
  • Tipping (Tips)

Where you'll be staying

Transport Information

Return transport included

Pick-up Time
Flexible
Pick-up Point
Kathmandu Airport
Drop-off Time
Flexible
Drop-off Point
Kathmandu Airport

What to bring

A warm hat, sunhat, scarf and gloves
A warm hat, sunhat, scarf and gloves
Antiseptic, roll cotton bandage, elastic bandage, pads, paper stitches, scissors, sewing needle, rolls of tape, normal drug, paracetamol, antibiotics, thermometer, tweezers
Backpack, backpack cover, duffle bag (for the porter)
Clothes:
Equipment:
First Aid Kits:
Long-sleeved shirt/collar, T-shirt, shorts and trousers
Miscellaneous Items:
Sleeping bag and silk liner
Sun cream and lip balm, cigarette lighter, pocket knife, polarising sunglasses, earplugs, stuff sacks, locks for bags
Toiletries, quick-drying camp towel, laundry soap, toilet papers
Trekking boot and spare laces, running shoes, sandals
Underwear, thermal underwear, wool blend socks, liner socks
Water bottle, maps and guidebook, compass, torch, spare batteries and bulbs, trekking poles
Water purification tablets, sewing/repair kit box
Waterproof jacket, poncho, fleece jacket, down jacket

Important info

Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 30 days before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!

Strict Cancellation Policy

The adventure can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. Cancellations after this date will not be eligible for a refund, unless your spot is booked and completed by another traveller. If your spot is booked and completed by another traveller, a full refund will be processed within 14 days of the adventure start date.

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Earliest available 13 Nov 2019
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Adventure
USD$985 x 1

Total
USD$985
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Prices from USD$700
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