Ghorepani Ghandruk Circuit Trek

Ghorepani Ghandruk Circuit Trek is one of the most famous trekking in the Annapurna regionPoon Hill offers one of the best Sunrise views in the whole Annapurna region. It is a short and easy trek to see the wonderful view of above 8000 Meters mountains including Mt. Dhaulagiri and Mt. Annapurna (I) as well as other less than 8000 meters higher mountains including Annapurna South, Machhapuchhre (fishtail), Gangapurna, Lamjung Himal, Barasikhar, Nilgiri, Tukuche Peak, Hiunchuli and with a maze of other peaks slowly begin to appear, like magic, before our eyes.

The Ghorepani Ghandruk Circuit Trek begins from Nayapul, just about one hour drive from tourist hub Pokhara. The trek via Ulleri village is more common but also possible to trek via Ghandruk village. The trek offers spectacular mountain scenery through charming villages inhabited by the Gurungs, dense rhododendron forests full of birds and deep subtropical valleys. The itinerary is possible to create short and long as per the client’s wish but our below-given itinerary is more common for the Ghorepani Ghandruk circuit trek.

Ghorepani Ghandruk Circuit Trek lets you experience local culture and authentic villages that are set against the backdrop of majestic mountains. Along with a sunrise view over the Himalayas. Poonhill also offers panoramic views of several mountains including the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountains. we pass through the settlement of during ethnic group. Spring (March to May) and Autumn (October to November) are the best months to take the easy Poonhill sunrise trekking. Poonhill sunrise trekking is the teahouse trekking. Plenty of lodges are available throughout the way. The lodge owners are helpful and will try their best to make your stay as pleasant as possible.

Highlights of Ghorepani Ghandruk Circuit Trek

  • Panoramic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
  • Explore the beautiful city of Pokhara.
  • Sunrise and mountain views from Poonhill.
  • Explore Ghandruk and Ghorepani ethnic group villages
  • Culture and lifestyle of Gurung and Magar ethnic groups in Ghandruk and Ghorepani.

Key Information

Arrival City:
All meals included during trekking
Tourist Bus
Maximum Altitude:
2675 Meters
Group Size:
1 - 10 Persons
Pokhara, Gurung Culture, Ghandruk, Ghorepani, Poonhill

What's included:

  • Airport pick up and drop.
  • Drive Kathmandu – Pokhara- Kathmandu.
  • Drive Pokhara- Nayapul- Pokhara.
  • Trekkers Information Management System – TIMS Card.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Project Permit. (ACAP Permit)
  • 2 nights accommodation in Pokhara. (Tourist Deluxe)
  • All necessary ground transportation as per itinerary
  • Complete free trekking information before going to trek
  • Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trek
  • All nights in local teahouses/lodges during trekking
  • An experienced licensed holder Trekking Guide
  • Foods, transportation, accommodations and local tax for guide & porters
  • Medical first aid kit box (which is carried by your team)
  • Down jacket, sleeping bag and all necessary trekking gears are available on a hire
  • Trekking Map

What's Excluded:

  • Your personal expenses
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks & all desserts sweet things.
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Hot shower, WIFI, any electronic battery charges during only in trekking
  • Bottled/alcoholic/cold drinks, room service, and cart meal.
  • Extra night accommodation or meals in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure and early return from trekking (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Tips and gratitude to your guides, porters, and drivers
  • Nepal entry visa fees

Certifications & Affiliations


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Licensed by: Nepal Tourism Board & Department of Tourism


Proud Member of Trekking Agency's Association of Nepal


General Member of Nepal Mountaineering Association