Poon Hill Trek
2 Days Poon Hill Trek one of the most popular best short and easy trekking destinations in the Annapurna region, which is also known as the major viewpoint in Himalayan. These 2 days Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is the perfect route for first-time Himalayan trekkers and who wanna get up-close views of high mountain peaks.
This trek is another wonderful trek in Pokhara and the best way for limited stay time in Nepal, as well as you will explore the fantastic Gurung and Magar ethnic villages of Annapurna Area, where you get to the unique culture, traditional, local lifestyle, and warm hospitality.
Poon Hill is the main attraction of this trek which lies 3,210 meters above sea level and offers mesmerizing panorama mountain views of the Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Nilgiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, and many other mountains with a golden sunrise view over the massive Annapurna.
poon Hill Trek Highlights
- Interesting culture of Gurung and Magar community.
- The diverse landscape and amazing flora and fauna.
- walk through the colorful rhododendron forest and alpine vegetation.
- Reach the magical viewpoint Poon Hill 3,210 meters.
- Amazing sunrise view over the Annapurna.
- Panorama views of Himalayan ranges.
Poon Hill Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Ulleri and trek to Ghorepani (2860m), 9 to 10 Hrs
Day 02: Hike to Poon Hill (3210m)1-hr, and trek to Nayapul (950m), and drive to Pokhara.
Ghandruk Village Trek
Ghandruk Village is one famous beautiful and popular village of Gurung community in Annapurna region, which lies 1,940 meters height above the sea level, as well as offers diverse flora and fauna, and see the mountain peaks with enjoying local Gurung culture and exciting lifestyle. Ghandruk Trek is the best trekking destination both among Nepalese as well as the international tourists, the village has plenty of natural beauty and scenic landscapes.
You will discover the magical Himalayan views of Annapurna south, Machhapuhhare, etc, and the old Gurung Museum. Ghandruk village trek begins from the Nayapul, and walk through the terraced fields, landscapes, colorful forests, and cross the small villages, then reach the largest Gurung village Ghandruk. Where you enjoy outstanding mountain views and traditional culture. After visiting the Ghandruk village, you descend to Kathmandu via Pokhara.
Ghandruk Village Trek Highlights
- One of the most popular villages in the Annapurna region.
- Amazing Gurung community culture, local lifestyle, and warm hospitality.
- The beauty of natural and exciting landscapes.
- Explore the old Gurung Museum and Buddhist monastery.
- Wide range of flora and fauna.
- Wonderful mountains views of Annapurna south, Machhapuhhare, and many peaks.
Ghandruk Village Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul (1070m) and trek to Ghandruk(1940m)
Day 02: Trek back from Ghandruk to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara
Sarangkot Dhampush and Australian camp Hike
This Sarangkot Dhampush and Australian camp hike is mesmerizing viewpoint trek route in Pokhara Valley, this short and easy offers magical landscapes, wonderful nature, and panoramic Annapurna ranges with other peaks. The trek is famous for golden sunrise and sunset views, fantastic Gurung settlements of Damai and Dhampus, where you get to see the unique culture of the local community.
This Dampus Sarangkot Trek starts with a scenic short drive to Sarangkot from Pokhara, it offers a glorious sunrise view and magical mountain views of Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri range, Machhapuchhre, and other peaks. Then you hike to Australian camp and beautiful Dhampus villages with enjoying the amazing view of nature, landscapes, culture, traditions. Finally, we descend through the lush forests, small villages, farmlands, and reach Pokhara.
Sarangkot Dhampush and Australian camp hike Highlights
- Beautiful villages of Dhampus with many others.
- Amazing sunrise and sunset view over the massive Himalayan.
- The traditional culture of the Gurung community.
- Taste the local meals.
- Wonderful mountain views of Machhapuchhre, Annapurna South, Dhaulagiri, Hiunchuli, Lamjung, etc.
Sarangkot Dhampush and Australian camp hike Itinerary
Day 01: Pokhara to Sarangkot (1600m) via Bagar (1 Hr. drive and 4 hrs trek)
Day 02: Sarangkot to Dhampus (5 hrs. trek and 1 hr. drive)
Nagarkot Changunarayan Trekking
Nagarkot Changunarayan Trek is the nearest hike from Kathmandu city, which is famous for an amazing sunrise over the mountain peaks and the stunning Changu Narayan temple – a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site. You will explore the stunning scenery, cultural heritage, and spectacular views around this trek. It’s the best short and sweet trek in Nepal.
Nagarkot is one best viewpoint, you hike through the several traditional villages, lush forest, terraced rice fields, and fantastic landscapes. Top hill of Nagarkot offers panoramic Himalayan views, then you will discover the temple dates back to the 5th century AD and is considered to be the oldest temple in the Kathmandu Valley, then you back to Kathmandu city.
Nagarkot Changunarayan Trek Highlights
- Amazing Nagarkot viewpoint.
- Golden sunrise view over the Himalayans.
- Panoramic mountain peaks views.
- Explore the Changu Narayan temple – a UNESCO World Heritage-listed site.
Nagarkot Changunarayan Trek Itinerary
Day 01– Drive to Sankhu (1,410m), trek to Nagarkot (2,175m) (4 Hrs Trek and 1.5 Hrs drive). Overnight at Nagarkot.
Day 02– Trek Changunarayan (1,500m) and drive back to Kathmandu (1,400m)
Chisopani Nagarkot Hike
Chisopani Nagarkot Hike 2 Days is the best option for those trekkers who wanna explore wonderful Himalayan views and the traditional culture of the mountain community in a short period and limit budget. This short and easy trek leads you to fantastic villages of Chisopani and Nagarkot, which offers exciting mountain views and amazing sunrise view. Chisopani Nagarkot Hike is perfect for all of the age trekkers without any risk, the trail goes through the colorful forests of pines, rhododendrons, and junipers as well as get to see the wide range of flora and fauna.
During this hike, you will enjoy beautiful villages, spectacular mountains view, mane walls, terrace field, and traditional. This Hike starts from Sundarijal after having a short scenic drive from Kathmandu, then you hike through the Shivapuri National park and follow the gradual climb up to Chisapani villages. In the morning you will enjoy the sunrise view and sceneries view around the Chisapani and hike to Nagarkot where you see fantastic mountain ranges views. Then you drive back to Kathmandu.
Chisopani Nagarkot Hike Highlights
- Best a short and sweet hike from Kathmandu city.
- Explore the wide range of flora and fauna at Shivapuri National park.
- Beautiful villages of Chisopani and Nagarkot.
- The unique culture and traditions.
- Magical Himalayan ranges view.
- Amazing sunrise view.
Chisopani Nagarkot Hike Itinerary
Day 1: Drive from Kathmandu to Sundarijal (1 hrs drive), Trek to Chisopani- 4 hrs walk approx
Day 2: Enjoy the sunrise and view with the mountain breakfast then come back to Kathmandu via Nagarkot