The best thing about trekking in Nepal is that you will find a route that suits your need. Every outdoor enthusiast will find something in Nepal. If you are looking for a trek that is relatively short, then Ghorepani Poon hill trekking is for you. It is also not as difficult as other giant trekking routes such as Annapurna Circuit or Manaslu Circuit.
The Ghorepani Poon Hill trek is famous for the spectacular beauty of the route and the flora and fauna it offers. To add to this, there are mountain ranges which serve as a treat to the trekker’s eyes.
This trek starts from Pokhara and we will make way through different villages and experience the culture of this region. All in all, despite being a short trek when compared to others, you will experience a fully fledged trek.
You will pass through serene villages of Tikhedhunga and Ghorepani during the trek. This region is mostly inhabited by the Gurung and Magar communities. These communities are renowned for its hospitality. So, get ready to experience the warmth of these brilliant people and their fantastic culture.
The highlight of the trek will definitely be Poon Hill. We wake up early in the morning and hike up to Poon Hill to catch the sunrise. It will surely be one of the best experiences watching the first rays of sunlight hit the mighty mountain ranges. Poon Hill will also be the highest point of the trek at 3180 meters.
During the spring season, this region sees rhododendron flowers throughout the trail. This trek will also have multiple landscapes. You will encounter forests, farm terraces, and small settlements during the entirety of the trek.
The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trekking is indeed one of the best trekking routes in Nepal. The view of the spectacular mountain throughout, this route has it all.