After two days trek we arrive at Ghorepani. We spend the night here in order to make an early morning ascent of Poon Hill, to see the spectacular sunrise over the Himalaya. During our trek we pass through the Gurung villages of Chomrong and Landrung, the offering rhododendron and bamboo forests to Hinko Cave. Beyond Hinko, we soon see excellent views of Annapurna South and View from Dhampus Machapuchare.
After spending the night in Chomrong, we climb high above the Modi Khola River, through the "gates" of the Sanctuary. Once inside, we are afforded incredible views of the mountains from Machupuchare Base Camp, 3700 m, and Annapurna Base Camp, 4130 m, where we will spend a day. After this we begin our descent to Pokhara, via Dhampus. Clients will carry day pack only and walk at their own pace. Duration of trekking hours is about 5-7hr a day.
Day 1: Arrival and transfer to hotel/welcome dinner. Includes: (D).
Day 2: Day at leisure/hotel. Includes: (B).
Day 3: To Pokhara (850 m) by bus or flight/hotel. Includes: (B).
Day 4: Pokhara to Tirkhedhunga (1577 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 5: Trek to Ghorepani (2855 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 6: Trek to Poon Hill then to Tadapani (2595 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 7: Trek to Chumrung (1950 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 8: Trek to Dovan (2720 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 9: Trek to Machapuchre B.C (3700 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 10: Trek to Annapurna B.C (4130 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 11: Trek to Dovan (2720 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 12: Trek to Jhino (1600 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 13: Jhino to Tolka (1700 m). Includes: (B, L, D).
Day 14: Trek to Phedi, and to Pokhara by car/hotel. Includes: (B, L).
Day 15: Drive or if fly to Kathmandu/hotel. Includes: (B).
Day 16: Day at leisure/farewell dinner/hotel. Includes: (B, D).
Day 17: Drive to Airport for Return flight. Includes: (B).
- The trek can be operated in both tea houses and camping (tented camp) on your request.
- The itinerary can be customized according to your duration of holiday.
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Asia Nepal Outdoor: Land Rambler Hiking & Trekking
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