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A great little trek

Having limited time, I opted to do a 5 day trek to Ghorepani and Poon Hill. Having read about the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
DAVID P
via mobile
Amazing views

Hard walk 4000 steps the first and second days but worth it. The tea houses are basic but offer... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dawn P
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Having limited time, I opted to do a 5 day trek to Ghorepani and Poon Hill. Having read about the treks, I arranged for a local guide who picked me up and drove me to the start of the trek. The two lots of permits...More

Thank DAVID P
Reviewed 5 days ago

Hard walk 4000 steps the first and second days but worth it. The tea houses are basic but offer showers and warm food. You do not need a guide but we used a local guide, he was funny and entertaining and encouraged us unfit walkers...More

1  Thank Dawn P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Joined the many other trekkers for the sunrise. It was worth every step to see the sun rise light up in turn Annapurna Fang, Annapurna South and eventually the magnificent Dhaulagiri at 8167M high. Very emotional despite the crowds.

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first trek in Nepal that I had done and I went with Lion Tours and Treks who turned out to be fantastic. Our guide let us go at our own pace and was really helpful whenever required. Day one is fairly easy...More

Thank Nick H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The first thing that should be noted for those that are unaware is that Poon Hill is not in Pokhara or even anywhere near it. A local bus can be taken to Nayapul from where a 4x4 could be hired for the journey to Hile,...More

Thank TrekkerBob
Reviewed 1 week ago

short trek from Pokhara, poon hill treks can be done 3 night 4 days from pokhara back to pokhara. value worth it . best time to visit spring and autumn.

Thank Nashrad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We left Pokhara at 11am and drove to Hille the last point of contact with a Jeep (75 bucks from Pokhara) we decided to take a porter/guide that costs 15 bucks a day an would recommend doing this rather than bothering with a tour or...More

1  Thank Alexander d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are doing the ABC or the Annapurna sanctuary circuit it is not worthy going there. If you are in Gorepani, forward Tatapani, leaving at the same time (around 5.30 am)you Will arrive to an elevation that has the same altitude as Poon Hill...More

Thank marjoselito
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you have the opportunity to go up Poon Hill, I would say, do it! The views from the top are beautiful, the mountains look and feel so close to you, especially if you are moving toward and not away from the Annapurnas. But if...More

Thank FeistyNYC
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Full of people every morning to see the sunrise but the views are amazing. Very cold to see the sunrise, carry proper clothes.

1  Thank unz742017
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Rohan K
9 November 2017|
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Response from Trish K | Reviewed this property |
You will need transport from Pokhara to Napyapul. There are lots of local buses which you can get for around $1.50 per person or else get a taxi for around $15-17. It takes almost 2 hours. some people start the trek from... More
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Neža V
8 September 2017|
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Response from reemanagra19 | Reviewed this property |
Hv a great time Neza....go by your slf but do tk a guide wth u ! Its a bful place n am sure u will love it! Be safe n hv fun👍🏻
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Mrsteve66
4 July 2017|
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Response from Ole D | Reviewed this property |
Hi Steve, Sorry for this late answer. I believe, that Pokhara is not really showing th true Nepal. Very many tourists - and almost no local life i the Hotel area. IWe were verydisapointed when staying in Pokhara. I would... More
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