Poon Hill Trekking

Poonhill short trek is an exciting trekking package that will let you explore the major attractions of Annapurna region in just 5-6days. Short trekking in Poonhill is especially for those adventure lovers who are bounded by their time limits. Also, Poonhill which is located at 3210m altitude is the maximum height that we will reach by participating in easy Poonhill trek. The short Poonhill trekking route continues through forest of blooming rhododendrons and bamboos and takes us through villages of Gurung and Magar ethnics.
Poonhill short hiking begins from Nayapul. One can gain access to Nayapul after taking one hour of ride from Pokhara. Pokhara can be reached either through 25minutes of flight from domestic aqirport in Kathmandu or following Prithvi Highway for 5hours.
Leaving Nayapul, we will follow the dirt trail through Birethati to Tikhedhunga settlement. You will cross Ghorepani and reach Poonhill. Poonhill offers panoramic views of several snow-clad mountains and peaks like Gangapurna Mountain, Annapurna South Mountain, Annapurna I mountain, Dhaulagiri Mountain and Hiunchuli Mountain. After getting the engrossing views of mountains, you will take the downward trail and reach Ghandruk that provides homestay facility. From Ghandruk, the trail drops to Nayapul.
Poonhill short trekking can be taken throughout the year but May is considered best month for short Poonhill hike.

Poon Hill Trek Highlights

  • Best Sunrise and Himalayas View, Poonhill 3210m
  • One of the Biggest Ghandruk Gurung village and Ulleri Magar Village
  • View of Dhaulagiri (8167M,) Manaslu (8163m,) and Annapurna I (8091m) and others Himalayas.
  • Small villages Birethati, Hile, Tikhedhunga, Ghorepani, Tadapani
  • Waterfall, Rice Terrace
  • Easy and Short trek in Annapurna region