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Nepal - Exotic Kingdom in the Himalayas; Ghorepani (Poon Hill) Trek

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Key Information:
Tour Duration: 7 - 15 day(s)
Group Size: 2 - 20 people
Destination: Nepal  
Category: Hiking and walking outfitters
Season: February - December
Min Price: 990 US Dollar (USD) Per person
Max Price: 1050 US Dollar (USD) Per person

Mention Nepal, and most people will conjure up images of the Himalaya. Indeed eight of the worlds 10 tallest peaks are here. This country however is distinguished not only for its mountains, but for its rich cultural heritage, exotic monuments and protected wildlife, which are regularly reflected in the country's languages, architecture and the valued biodiversity.

Nestled in between Tibet of the Peoples Republic of China in the North and India on the other three sides, Nepal is the confluence of two great world religions-Buddhism and Hinduism. It is in this sacred land where Lord Gautama Buddha was born more then 2,500 yearsago and it's the birth place of Sita, consort of Lord Rama.

Nepal is the land of scenic grandeur and cultural diversity. Trekking on foot is the best way of knowing the people and places intimately. One need not be a mountaineer to trek in the hills of Nepal where there are more than half of the total population of the country.

A network of tracks and trails marked with shaded rest places connect numerous villages. A short trek will reveal picturesque hamlets surrounded by elaborate terrace fields and forested ridges. A longer trek may yield rich contrasts in people and culture from one ecological level to another. The rich variety in flora and fauna within a short distance is another rewarding experience. Moreover, there is always the prospect if viewing some of the highest mountains in the world. Whenever one travel, people are friendly and hospitable and roads are safe. Depending on the season, one may meet local people in their distinctive dresses, laden porters, caravan of sheep and goats or Ghurkha soldiers on home leave. Life in rural Nepal is hard but simple. Many are religious and social events reflect the rich cultural heritage of the people. One might visit simple temples or elaborate Gompa for diversion along with fishing and swimming opportunities in the clear mountain streams.

We offer the best and most popular adventure travel destination in the mountain and Himalayas of Nepal. Duration of treks range from a week to over 3 weeks. Short treks are best in experiencing Himalayan scenic beauty and diverse culture. Longer treks provide tremendous opportunity to explore and enjoy the mountain, people and the Himalayan range. Regular treks to Annapurna, Everest and Langtang area are visited by majority of trekkers. The lodges and meals facilities make the trek to this region affordable and easy.

Tour Itinerary:

Day 1: Drive Pokhara - Phedi. - Trek Phedi - Pothana
Day 2: Trek Pothana - Landrung
Day 3: Trek Landrung - Ghandrung
Day 4: Trek Ghandrung - Tadapani
Day 5: Trek Tadapani - Ghorepani
Day 6: Trek Ghorepani - Poon Hill - Tirkhedhunga
Day 7: Trek Tirkhedhunga - Nayapul - Drive Nayapul - Pokhara

Cost Includes:
Fully Catered Camping Trek, hotels on twin sharing on BB Plan.

Cost Does Not Include:
- Cancellation Insurance
- Emergency evacuation costs
- Airfare
- Toy Train costs
- Tipping and porterage & Cancellation refund

Darjeeling: Hotel Deekiling (Run by Tibetan Family)
Pemayangtse: Hotel Norbugang (Best view of Mountains)
Yuksom: Hotel Tashigang (Premium Property)
Gangtok: Hotel Mintokling (Great views, placid and close to the Palace of Sikkim)