Duration: 09 Days
Trekking Days: 5 days
Season: Sept. to May
Means of Transportation: Private vehicle and Flight
Optional Tour : Seti Rafting (+ 2 days) | Chitwan National Park (+2 Days)
Ghorepani / Ghandruk trek Attractions:
Ghorepani - Pun Hill Trek Itinerary
DAY 01: Kathmandu arrival | Transfer to Hotel
DAY 02: Kathmandu sightseeing tour (Kathmandu Palace Square, Swyambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath)
DAY 03: Fly or drive to Pokhara | Transfer to Hotel | Explore Pokhara
DAY 04: Drive to Nayapul and trek to Thikedunga (4 hrs gradual climb).
DAY 05: Trek to Ghorepani (6 hrs) and stay in teahouse. Ghorepani village offers one of the best view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges.
DAY 06: ( Pun Hill ) In the early morning, hike up to Pun Hill (3,200m / 1 hrs) for sunrise view over the Himalayas. Pun Hill offers undisturbed view of snow clad peaks of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Get down to Ghorepani village for breakfast and then we trek along the ridge to Tadapani. The day's walking is interesting through the Rhododendron forest. From the clearing of tadapani, Annapurna South, Fishtail and Huinchuli appears magnificent.
DAY 07: Trek down to Ghandruk Village (1,900m / 3 hrs). This is the second biggest Gurung Village. The village is interesting as the Gurungs here maintain their age-old tradition. Animistic practice is mixed up with Buddhism. Local Museum and visitor's Center explains a lot about their culture. Villagers perform a cultural show on request.
DAY 08: Trek down to the ( Ghandruk besi ) valley basin and walk along the Modi river to get to Nayapul, from where we drive back to Pokhara.
Day 09: Drive or fly back to Kathmandu
Day 10: Drive to the airport for final departure.