Ghorepani Ghandruk trekking route is among the top trekking in the Annapurna region. It admits amazing views of the mountain vistas, floras, faunas, cultures, and more. Stunning landscapes, exotic biodiversity, and tribal culture are prominent parts of the Ghorepani Ghandruk trek. Ghorepani Ghandruk trekking route is a great chance to witness the culture of Gurung, Magar, Sherpa villages.
Additionally, the Himalayan vistas, glaciers, waterfalls, Suspension bridges add fantastic refreshments to our treks. Besides this, we will experience mountains like Mt. Annapurna I (8,091m), Dhaulagiri I (8,167m), Fishtail (6,998m), Annapurna South (7,219m), etc. Our route to Ghorepani Ghandruk trek kicks off from the Kathmandu City Tour. From Kathmandu, we will head for a scenic road trip to Pokhara. We will lead to Nayapul from Pokhara and then trek to the Tikhedhunga, the Ghorepani, Poon Hill, Tadapani, Ghandruk, etc. After this, we will divert our trails to the Nayapul, Pokhara. It’s an excellent experience to enjoy the scenic beauties of majestic Annapurna ranges. The Ghorepani-Ghandruk admits incredible sceneries of mother nature’s grace.
Peoples of the Gurung communities here are hospitable, and their unique cultures acknowledge amazing attractions. It’s a short, yet blends with every fantastic aspect of geographies, cultures, mountains, and biodiversity.
• Flight/ Scenic drive to Pokhara,
• Enjoy the local tea house to witness home-like environments,
• Prodigious views of Mt. Annapurna Massif, Mt. Dhaulagiri ranges, etc.,
• Scenic views of colorful rhododendron & pine forests,
• Visiting Ghandruk Village and Gurung Museums,
• Walking through the beautiful rhododendron and pine forests,
Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival,
We will receive you at Kathmandu, TIA airport. Our representative will transfer you towards the Hotel via private vehicle. Overnight stay at Kathmandu,
Day 2: Kathmandu City Tour,
After having breakfast, we will guide you towards the historic site of Pashupatinath, and after this, we will head to Bouddhanath. Pashupatinath is a famous Hindu pilgrimage site, and Bouddhanath is Nepal’s largest Buddhist stupa. The remaining of the day we will spend in shopping and trip preparation. Overnight in Kathmandu,
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (6-7 Hrs),
We will go for a scenic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. Along the beautiful road trip of 6-7 hours, we will explore various suspension bridges, the flow of rivers, hills, villages, etc. Stunning view of Mt. Machhapuchre will welcome us on our way to Pokhara. Based on our timing, we will discover, Phewa Lakeside in the evening session. Overnight in Pokhara,
Day 04: Drive to Nayapul and Trek to Tikhedhunga (5-6 Hrs),
After having breakfast in the morning session, we will head for a scenic, Jeep drive of one hour for Nayapul. From Nayapul, we will head for an upward walk to Tikhedhunga. Our pathways are somewhat steep upwards as we surpass few suspension bridges and some local settlements before reaching Tikhedhunga. We will stay overnight at Tikhedhunga,
Day 05: Trek from Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (6-7 Hrs),
We will have breakfast, and after this, we will start our trek along the steep stairs. It’s a slow and steady climb of a couple of hours before we reach Ghorepani. We will witness several stops along our way to Ghorepani, as we will have lunch/coffee in the midday session. Overnight stay at Ghorepani,
Day 06: Climb to Poon Hill and Trek to Tadapani (6-7 Hrs),
We will wake up early and trek for about an hour to reach Poon Hill. In Poon Hill, we will witness the views of panoramic Himalayan ranges and stunning rays of an early morning sunrise. We will have breakfast at Ghorepani. After having breakfast, we will walk up and down along the hills, as we cross some small villages before reaching Tadapani. We will stay overnight at Tadapani,
Day 07: Trek Tadapani to Ghandruk (4-5 Hrs),
We will resume trek for a few hours on our way to Ghorepani. Today’s trail is easy and is mostly downhill. We will have lunch at Ghandruk and have rest for the remaining of the day. We have a great chance to visit the Gurung museum and local villages around Ghandruk.
Additionally, we will be able to witness close cam views of Mt. Annapurna and Mt. Fishtail ranges from Ghandruk. Overnight stay at Ghandruk,
Day 08: Trekking from Ghandruk to Nayapul- Drive to Pokhara (2-3 Hrs),
We will enjoy early morning views from Ghandruk and resume our trek. Today we will trek to Nayapul. Along the trails, we will witness views of traditional Nepalese settlements and vast genetic landscapes. From Nayapul, we will drive to Pokhara via private Jeep. Overnight stay at Pokhara,
Day 09: Scenic drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (6-7 Hrs),
We will have breakfast initially, as its time to leave panoramic Pokhara city. It takes 6-7 hours of a scenic Bus trip to reach Pokhara. After reaching Kathmandu, we will take some rest, and based on timing; you will have the option for Shopping. We will stay overnight at Kathmandu,
Day 10: Departure:
We will guide you towards the Airport for final departure.
Airport pick up-drop by private vehicle
twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast
One full-day guided city tour by private car in Kathmandu
Trekking permits like TIMS and Annapurna Conservation Area Entry Permit (ANCAP)
Transportation by Tourist Bus
Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner), during the trek
Accommodation during the trek (Lodge/Tea House)
Safe drinking water (Medicated), during the trek
Seasonal fresh fruits (during the trek only) after dinner.
Government-licensed, experienced, knowledgeable, well-trained, English-speaking guide and his entire expenses
Porter and his entire expenses (i.e., One porter for every two trekkers)
Insurance of Guide and Porter
All required Government and local taxes
Down jackets and sleeping bags (if required)
First Aid service (Basic)
Nepal arrival visa fee
Meals in the city (Kathmandu/Pokhara) except breakfast and above-mentioned special dinner
Any kinds of hot/cold drinks during the trek
Wi-Fi, hot showers, battery charging services during the trek
Monument entrance fees during the city tour in Kathmandu (It cost about USD26 per person)
Your nature expenses like mineral water, soft and alcoholic beverages, snacks, extra meals, etc.
Extra night accommodation in the city in- case of early arrival, late departure or first return from a trip (cause of any reason) out of planned itinerary,
Travel insurance that covers trip cancelation and Helicopter evacuation higher than 4000 meters
Tips (As an appreciation), any other extending trips and accommodation.