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Trip style: Short Trek | Great Viewpoint |

Sleeping style: Hotels & Mountain Lodges (tea houses)

Minimum group size: 2 people (extra charge for solo trip)

Total days (including non-trekking days): 9

Cost: US$ 465 per person

 Guided by our trusted Local Partners: By Mountain People
 
 Poon Hill Sunrise View

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 set aside time to explore other parts of Nepal.  

The Poon Hill trek is a typical short trek of 4-5 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 trip includes a guided day to see the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu.

QUCK FACTS

  • Trek to one of Nepal's top viewpoints at Poon Hill.

  • 9 days total from arrival in Kathmandu to last organized day in Kathmandu.

  • 4-5 days of actual trekking. 

  • Trek begins and ends in the town of Pohkara.

  • Beginner/intermediate 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. 


FROM $465 PER PERSON

Price Includes:

  • airport transfer

  • experienced, English speaking mountain guide

  • bus (Kathmandu – Pokhara – Kathmandu)

  • private vehicle (Pokhara – Nayapul – Pokhara)

  • TIMS Card

  • all required trekking permits

  • hotel in Kathmandu – 2 nights

  • hotel in Pokhara – 2 nights

  • accommodations during your trek – 4 nights

  • breakfast, lunch and dinner during your trek

  • government taxes, VAT and tourist service charges

 Annapurna as seen from Poon Hill

Annapurna as seen from Poon Hill

 Hot coffee on the Poon Hill lookout point

Price Does NOT Include:

  • Nepal tourist visa

  • travel health insurance

  • emergency evacuation if needed

  • alcohol, hot and cold drinks

  • trekking equipments

  • tips for your trekking staff and drivers (will be expected)