QUCK FACTS ABOUT THE TREK TO POON HILL:

  • Trek to one of Nepal's top viewpoints at Poon Hill.
  • 7-8 days total from arrival in Kathmandu to last organized day in Kathmandu.
  • 3-5 days of actual trekking. 
  • Trek begins and ends in the town of Pohkara.
  • Beginner level of trekking difficulty.
  • 4-5 hours of walking per day during the trek. 
  • While on the trek, you will sleep in local 'tea houses' which are mountain lodges complete with beds, cooked meals, and often hot showers and internet for a small fee. 
  • While in Kathmandu and Pokhara, you will sleep in comfortable western style hotels. 
  • Includes a guide.
  • Porters (locals who will carry your gear) are available for hire. 
  • The best months to do this trek are: April, May, September, October, and November. 
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About This Trek

This short trek is perfect if you have time constraints, if it's going to be your first trekking experience, or if you want to save time to explore other parts of Nepal.  

The Poon Hill trek is a typical short trek of 3-5 days. The destination of Poon Hill (3210m) is a highlight within the Annapurna Conservation Area and offers spectacular views of two of the world's top ten highest peaks. On this morning, it is best to be atop Poon Hill before first light to catch the sunrise.

Once back in Kathmandu, this package includes a guided day to see the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu.

On a clear day from Poon Hill, you will have views of the following peaks:

  • Dhaulagiri I (8167m) - The world's 7th highest mountain.
  • Annapurna I (8091m) - The world's 10th highest mountain
  • Tukuche (6920m)
  • Nilgiri (6940m)
  • Annapurna South (7219m)
  • Hiunchuli (6441m)
  • Tarke Kang (7193m)

At the end of this trek you can relax in Pokhara and marvel over your breathtaking photos. 

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FROM $560 PER PERSON

*Cheaper price available for a 'Bed & Breakfast' option that does not include all meals on the trek. 

Cost Includes:

  • Airport transfer at arrival and departure.

  • 2 nights accommodation in Kathmandu.

  • 1 night accommodation in Pokhara. 

  • All accommodations and three daily meals during the trek.

  • Bus tickets from Kathmandu to Pokhara, and back to Kathmandu.

  • Private vehicle transportation to the starting point of this trek at Nayapul. 

  • Private vehicle pick-up from the ending point of the trek back to Pokhara.

  • All trekking permits and Conservation Area entry fees.

  • Experienced and English-speaking trekking guide (and their expenses during the trek)

  • A farewell dinner and cultural experience in Kathmandu.

  • Nepal government taxes and tourist service charges.

Sample Itinerary:

Poon Hill View