Poon Hill On Wheels

Trip Duration 3 Days
Destination Nepal
Trip Grade Easy
Activity Drive & Trek
Transportation Private Vehicle
Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
Max. Altitude 3210 M ( 10531 ft)
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Until recently, it was required to take multiple day treks if you wanted to see the incredible panoramic view of the Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu mountain ranges from Poon Hill (3210m).   Because of the recent construction of a road connecting Pokhara to Poon Hill, you can sit back and enjoy cruising to the jaw-dropping viewpoint in less than two hours.  Our four-wheel drive jeep bounces up the hillside as our eyes are fixated on the beauty that surrounds us.  Even from the jeep, we pass picturesque terraced hillside, bright blooming rhododendron forests, and several charming Gurung villages on our steep ascent up the hill.  

The natural beauty builds our anticipation for what lies ahead.  After our delightful drive, we have a short walk up to the viewpoint.  You’ll get goosebumps as you take in the spectacular views of Annapurna (8091m), Hiuchuli (6441m), Machhapuchhre (6993m), Dhaulagiri (8167m), Manaslu (8156m) and many other surrounding white peaks.  We take our time, snapping photos and contemplating the enormity of the astonishing peaks in front of our eyes.  If you want to hangout for an extra day to see the sun rise over the mountains, it’s definitely worth it.

 Whether you’re relaxing in Pokhara, or just want a quick mountain getaway from Kathmandu, this is the trip for you.  You get the same views that you would if you were trekking, but you don’t have to do much work to get there.  Afterward, we descend back to Pokhara.  The best time to do this tour is during the Spring to see the rhododendrons blooming, although other seasons provide spectacular beauty as well.  Day Tours Nepal will make full arrangements for your Poon Hill on Wheels tour, including transportation in private vehicles, food, and accommodations.

Note: 500$ is for a single person but if you are 2 or more than 2 people price will be less. Email us for the group price.  

If you want to do 2 days Ghorepani Trek then also possible simply email us for the customized trip. 

Another Option: Complete 5 Days Ghorepani Ghandruk Trek

Trip Highlights

  • Sunrise and Sunset view from PoonHill.
  • Snowy Mountain peaks from PoonHill.
  • Flora & Fauna, Greenery Mountains.
  • Waterfall, Rhododendron forest (March).
  • Mountain people lifestyle, culture.

Trip Itinerary:

  • Day 01:Pokhara drive to Ulleri (2,070m) 6,791.339ft. Distance: 40 Km (apx) 3-4 hours and Trek to Ghorepani Altitude: (2,874m) 9,429ft In the morning our guide and the vehicle will come to your hotel. We will leave 7 to 7.30 am in the morning so before that finish your breakfast. We will drive up to Ulleri, roads are not paved and mostly bumpy. We will have lunch at Banthanti after walking 30 min from Ulleri. After lunch, we will walk 4 hrs maximum to Ghorepani. Ghorepani is the place where we will spend a Night. Depends on time if we reach early we will walk up to Poonhill (1hr from Ghorepani) for Sunset. Enjoy the peaceful evening view.
  • Day 02:Exploring Ghorepani - Poonhill. Wake up early morning for Sunrise and mountain view from Poonhill. As you can see our Trip gallery with amazing views. We don't need to rush because we are staying and exploring a complete full day around Ghorepani and poonhill. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner will be at Ghorepani. If you love photography and want to enjoy the mountain view one extra day is perfect on the trip.
  • Day 03:Ghorepani Hike back to Ulleri and Drive to Pokhara. This morning if you want to go for sunrise again we can hike up to Poonhill or simply enjoy the view from Ghorepani. If the weather wasn't good on the previous day we can enjoy the view this morning. After breakfast, we will hike back to Ulleri same way. Lunch at Ulleri and drive back to Pokhara.

Cost Includes

  • Full Board (breakfast, lunch, and Dinner) in Trekking
  • Accommodation during the trek (local lodge).
  • The government registered local expert guide,
  • Porters to carry bags.
  • Annapurna Conservation park fees and TIMS card.
  • Equipment clothing for porter & staffs.
  • Insurance for all staff & porters.
  • Transportation as per itinerary
  • First Aid Kit for Ghorepani Trekking.
  • Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking Map
  • Salary, allowances, expenses & insurance for all staff including porters
  • All government taxes.

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa – Multiple Entrée 30 days – USD 40
  • Lunch & dinner in the city (Pokhara)
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Tips for guide and porter
  • Table drinks, snacks, personal insurance, medical evacuation in case of emergency.
  • Expenses incurred due to accidents, landslide, strikes, political unrest, etc…
  • Hotel accommodation in Pokhara.

Equipment List

Trekking Equipment

Obviously you will be in higher elevation while trekking in Nepal. The weather will be different in every region but also have to pack the proper trekking equipment. Day Tours Nepal is selling Nepal’s Top Best selling treks and all are Tea-house Trekking so you don’t need to think of Camping gears.

While buying clothing please pick warm clothing especially during the winter season (Dec-Feb) in Nepal. We also suggest you to get the proper light backpack and have enough space to pack your stuff. If you are confused to buy the Trekking gears than no worries you can buy the Trekking equipment in Nepal too.

We recommend you to get check the below list for Trekking in Nepal.

Clothing

  • Warm jacket – down jacket, if possible.
  • Water and windproof jacket (alternatively bring a poncho or umbrella)
  • Long sleeved synthetic fleece (windproof material, if possible)
  • Thermal underwear
  • Hat, pair of gloves and scarf
  • Comfortable hiking trousers (loose fitting)
  • Shorts and trousers, or skirt
  • 2 pairs of warm wool-blend socks
  • 2 pairs of running socks or liner socks
  • Proper hiking boots
  • Running shoes and flip-flops
  • 2-3 t-shirts

During winter season, additional clothing’s may include:

  • The outer jacket should be warm, down jacket is highly recommended during winter season
  • Bring a pair of warm winter trousers, in addition to the hiking trousers
  • Bring at least one windproof layer of clothes, helping to reduce any chill factor influence.
  • Snow gaiters

Trekking Gear

  • Pair of polarizing sun-glasses (to be comfortable and to avoid potential snow-blindness)
  • Backpack and backpack cover (against rain and dust)
  • Map of the trekking area (Day Tours Nepal will proivde Trekking Map so you don't need to buy)
  • Head torch, or small torch, plus spare batteries
  • Sleeping bag and silk liner
  • 2 x water bottles
  • Miscellaneous
  • Toiletries
  • A small light weight and quick drying towel
  • Bar of soap
  • Sunscreen (SPF +20)
  • Earplugs
  • Insect repellants (for lower elevations)

First aid kid

  • Water purification tables or a water filter
  • Some Diamox pills against potential altitude sickness (if going beyond 3,500+ m elevations)
  • Toilet paper
  • Optional items
  • Camera, battery etc
  • Altimeter
  • Compass
  • Binoculars
  • Books/magazines
  • Trekking poles
  • GPS unit
  • Padlocks for guest house rooms and bags
  • Sewing/repair kit
  • Pocket knife
  • Candles (for lodges)
  • Dairy or notebook plus pencil/pen

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