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Overview

Highlights of this compact trip include a breathtaking sunrise from Poon Hill, walking in the shadows of giant peaks such as Annapurna (8109m), Dhaulagiri (8176m) and Machhapuchhare (Fish tail) peak… experiencing the local hospitality of Gurung and Magar villages… being blown away by the colours and sounds of flora and fauna making up an overwhelming display of biodiversity…and of course finishing this all up with a therapeutic spa in Jhinu Danda Hot Springs to rest your weary bones. This trek is great for those who are on a tight schedule who want to sample the highlights of the Annapurna foothills… Being a relatively low altitude trek makes it highly accessible to people of ages and ability levels.


Trip
Highlights

Highlights of this compact trip include a breathtaking sunrise from Poon Hill, walking in the shadows of giant peaks such as Annapurna (8109m), Dhaulagiri (8176m) and Machhapuchhare (Fish tail) peak… experiencing the local hospitality of Gurung and Magar villages… being blown away by the colours and sounds of flora and fauna making up an overwhelming display of biodiversity…and of course finishing this all up with a therapeutic spa in Jhinu Danda Hot Springs to rest your weary bones. This trek is great for those who are on a tight schedule who want to sample the highlights of the Annapurna foothills… Being a relatively low altitude trek makes it highlyaccessible to people of ages and ability levels.

Trip Fact

  • Price starts

    USD 900

  • Moderate

    Difficulty

    Moderate

  • Duration

    10 Days 9 Nights

  • Region

    Annapurna

  • Activity

    Trekking

  • Max. Altitude

    3120m

  • Season

    March to May, Sept - November

  • Accomodation

    Three star hotel, Teahouse

  • Destination

    Nepal

  • Trip Start

    Kathmandu

  • Trip End

    Kathmandu

Tour Map

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Difficulty level

Moderate

Moderate

Prior trekking experience is not necessary for taking part in an easy trek. Anyone who is fit and healthy enough to walk for 4-6 hours a day can manage moderate treks. These treks only involve lower altitude with daily ascents of around 300-600m on well-maintained paths and with easy access to local amenities.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive in Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel, welcome dinner, overnight Hotel.

Day 2

Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu, preparation day, overnight Hotel.

Day 3

Drive / Fly to Pokhara (800m), overnight Hotel

Day 4

Drive to Nayapul (1070m), trek to Ulleri (1960m), 5-6 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 5

Trek to Ghorepani (2885m), 4-5 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 6

Sunrise from Poon Hill (3210m), Trek to Tadapani (2540m), 4 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 7

Trek to Jhinu Danda Hot Springs (1720m), 5 hours, overnight teahouse.

Day 8

Trek to New Bridge, drive to Pokhara, overnight Hotel .

Day 9

Drive / Fly to Kathmandu, overnight Hotel , farewell dinner.

Day 10

International Departure

Package Details

Trip Inclusions

    Transport

  • Deluxe Tourist Bus/Sharing Jeep:  Kathmandu- Pokhara- Nayapul – Nayapul- Pokhara
  • Private Vehicle: International airports – hotel.
  • Accommodation

  • 3 nights’ accommodation at Hotel, Kathmandu (three star hotel) on a twin share basis with breakfasts included.
  • 2 nights’ accommodation at Pokhara (2 star hotel) on a twin-share basis with breakfast included.  
  • 4 night accommodation staying at teahouse on trek.
  • Food / Drinks

  • Three meals a day on trek.
  • Hot drink provided with each meal on trek.
  • Welcome and Farewell dinner with group.
  • *Meal Inclusion: B = Breakfast, L = Lunch, D = Dinner
  • Trekking

  • Porters (ratio: 1 porter: 2 clients, 15kg of personal gear carried per clients) Sherpa, English speaking guide.
  • All required trekking permits ( ACAP, TIMS CARD )
  • Staff insurance included.
  • Staff provided with protective footwear and clothing suitable for high mountains pass.
  • First aid medicine box carried at all time
  • Other

  • Complimentary four season down sleeping bag and hot water bag hire for the duration of the trek.
  • Complimentary waterproof trek duffle bag hire for the duration of the trek (to be used by porter to carry your trek gear).
  • Complimentary Trekking map, T-shirt and cap.
  • Half day sightseeing tour (including private vechicle transport to and from hotel) English speaking guide.
  • All VAT taxes (13%) are included in the price.

Trip Exclusions

    Transport

  • International airfares to and from Kathmandu
  • Accommodation

  • Extra night/s of accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary. (See terms and conditions for more details
  • Food / Drinks

  • Drinking water on trek.
  • Soft drinks and alcoholic beverages on trek
  • Some dinners and lunches in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Meal Inclusions are indicated by: B = Breakfast L = Lunch, D = Dinner)
  • Other 

  • Nepalese tourist visa (available on arrival at Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport.
  • Private travel insurance (ensure cover extent to medical evacuation and trekking 3000+)
  • Tips / gratuities for staff
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery charge, extra porters, shower, heater etc.)
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extended.

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