Annapurna Sunrise Trek
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Facts of this Trip

Duration 10 Days
Trip Grade Moderate
Max Altitude 3210 M
Trip Type Tea house Trek and sightseeing
Accommodation *** Hotel/ Tea house on Trail
Meals Full board on trek
Transportation Comfortable Vehicle
Season Any Time
Group Size Minimum 2 pax

Annapurna Sunrise Trek

Annapurna sunrise trek is a best destinations for magnificent sunrise over the snow-capped Himalayan range. Sunrise trekking is also popularly known as Poon hill trek or Annapurna Panorama. Poonhill sunrise trek is relatively easy to hike meandering through small beautiful Gurung village and Danish Rhododendron forest. Sunrise from Poon hill inspires traveler with the scenic green landscape hill, blooming Rhododendron forest, background views of Himalayan range in a picture squire from the village, with virgin degree of flora and fauna.

What are the highlits of Annapurna sunrise trek ???

Annapurna sunrise trek pulled trekkers, who are seeking short adventure therapy with nature and some glimpse views of Annapurna and neighboring Himalayas like Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Dhaulagiri, Himchuli, Nilgiri, Gangapurna and many more. poon hill trekking is one of the popular trekking destination for magic sunrise viewpoint, over  Annapurna ranges. In additional presence farming terrains with verities of crops completes sceneries make trek incredible. Poonhill is paradise for photographer to capture wild range of snow capped mountain views.

We have two options to reach at pokhar either drive or Flight. If we take flight from kathmandu to pokhara, it will take around 30 m to reach their. And in the same day we will start our trek. Drive 1 hour from pokhare to Nayapul and continue trek to poonhill. But if we drive to pokhara. It will take around 6 hrs to cover around 200 km from kathmandu to pokhara. We start our unward journey the next day. Early morning brek fast at hotel then drive to nayapul and start trek. Most of trekking trail leads to different small beautiful villages dweller Gurung and Magar like, Ghandruk and Ulleri. When you reach at village you are warmly welcome by local people. You will get an opportunity to enjoy warm hospitality. Sunrise trekking trail leads through Rhododendron forest. During spring Rhododendron is full bloom and forest is look alike almost red flower garden even trekking trail is also look like covered red carpet. It makes trip unconvincing. Enjoy early moring sunrise from view point, then we descending to Birethanti, cross waterfalls, small villages and settlements. It will be an adventure experience. Then you will return further to Nayapul, it is origin and ending point of our trek and drive to Pokhara it marks the end of this lifetime memorable trek.


Annapurna sunrise trek is demanding destinations among  international as well as domestic traveler. It is popular trekking trail in northern western Nepal, foothill of Annapurna region. Sunrise trekking is getting crowd during best trekking season in Nepal but trek can be done all around year. This trekking package is the best viewpoint in order to have an incredible scenery of the snowcapped Himalayas and a group of peaks in this region. From the viewpoint, you will have a beautiful setting of a bunch of scenic mountains and Himalaya. You will have plenty time to observe and excursion in the beautiful Gurung village with vivid ethnic group, explore the unique traditional village lifestyle of local people and daily activates, culture and wide range of flora and fauna like, different species of rhododendron, Wellich’s yew, silver fir, Himalayan hemlock, Reven, lammergeyer, Himalayan Monal, hill partridge, common Sailer, common lemon immigrant and many more. Lovely rhododendron forest in the Ghorepani as well as in the Ghandruk is in the same trail are truly spectacular with the color and prettiness of the blooming flowers.

Trip Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival in Kathmandu

Our representative will welcome you at Tribhuvan International Airport and transport you to your Hotel in Kathmandu. After having a formal introduction, you are being provided with a welcome drink at the hotel. We will give you helpful tips for your time in Kathmandu. You can travel around the rest of days yourself. O/N Hotel -B.B.

Day 2

Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist Bus

Early Morning (7.00 AM) departure to Pokhara by Tourist Bus transfer to Hotel. Arrive in Pokhara afternoon at 2 Pm O/n Hotel. Relax then short sightseeing around Pokhara. O/N Hotel -B.B

Day 3

Pokhara to Tirkhadunga: (1,577 m.)

One hour drive by car or Jeep to Nayapul. From where the trail descends sharply to Birethanti and follows the East bank of Burundi Khola and arrive at to Tirkhadunga. This is a small village to the bank of the small river where you have night. Particularly this village offers to anyone its native Magar Cultures. O/N Hotel -B.L.D.

Day 4

Tirkhadunga to Ghorepani: (2,810 m.)

The trail rises to Ulleri village, through uncountable steps and you attain the Ulleri Village from where you can see the incredible views of more enjoyably terraces and the river down to the valley. The trails then follow through Rhododendron forest riving at the top of Ghorepani deurali at 2810m and overnight on there. O/N Hotel -B.L.D.

Day 5

Ghorepani to Tadapani: (2630 m.)

Early in the morning trek to Poon hill where one may observe the sunrise for lifetime reminiscence. From Poon hill one can view over 30 white-capped peaks, the whole Annapurna range. Many people talk about having a life-changing awareness after watching the sunrise over the view of the Himalayas. Then, walk through the forest filled with flowers (in the spring). Overnight stay at Tadapani. O/N Hotel -B.L.D.

Day 6

Tadapani to Chomrong: (2170 m.)

Tadapani is the greatest location of Rhododendron forest and sees impressive mountain scenery. After your breakfast trek down to Riverside and trek ascending to Chomrong. O/N Hotel -B.L.D.

Day 7

Chomrong to Hot Spring (1780 m.) Full day exploring

Today is your relax day, you just descending 1 hour to Jhinu Danda and enjoying rest of day for Hot Spring. O/N Hotel -B.L.D.

Day 8

Hot Spring to Birethanti and by Car to Pokhara

You are walking through the shadow of the Fish Tail and Annapurna range is heading to the South West ridge of the hills, furthermore down to the Modi Khola. The trails continue through the bank of the Modi Khola and reach the point (Birethanti) where your trek started 5 days ago, possibly lunch here. Half hour walks lead you to catch the van, and then drive to Pokhara. O/N Hotel -B.B.

Day 9

Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist Bus. O/N Hotel -B.B.

We will Drive or fly back to Kathmandu in the afternoon. The left side of the airplane offers some amazing views of the Himalayas. Upon arrival in Kathmandu, we will be escorted to our hotel. We enjoy the day leisurely or catch up on some last minute shopping or explore any landmarks we missed during our first day in Kathmandu. In the evening, we will attend a celebratory farewell dinner together. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Day 10

Departure or Extend your trip

Our journey in Nepal comes to an end today! Alfresco Adventure representative will drop us off at the airport approximately 3 hours before our scheduled flight. On our way home, we have plenty of time to plan our next adventure in the wonderful country of Nepal.

Price & Dates

Upcoming Fixed Departure Date and Offer Price.

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Aug 30, Sep 08, US$ 680 USD Open Book Now
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Trip Cost Includes :

  • Arrival and Departure by comfortable Private vehicle
  • All necessary paperwork, trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS)
  • *** accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara on BB plan (with breakfast)
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek (Include breakfast, lunch, Dinner)
  • Welcome and Farewell dinner in typical Nepal restaurant with Nepal food
  • All land transportation is arrange as pre the itinerary in a comfortable vehicle
  • City tour in Kathmandu with expert guide by private vehicle
  • All entrance fees and government and local charges for sightseeing/monument visits as per the itinerary
  • An experienced English spoken and government certified trekking leader, guide and assistant trek leader or guide
  • Poter service (2 trekkers = 1 porter)
  • Staff cost including their salary, insurance and allowance
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader or guide)

Note: - The available of fixed Departure date can be change or have a private Departure date as per your request.

Trip Cost Exclude :

  • Your Medical and Travel insurance
  • Personal Belong items
  • Personal expenses, shopping, Beverage bills and so on.
  • Tips for staffs

Useful Info

 

Health and Experience Requirements

Experience is not necessary for taking part in this trek, anyone fit and healthy enough to walk for 4-6 hours a day can manage well. Also, since this trek takes us to only low altitude on a generally good weather with easy access to local amenities even kids and elderly can take part. Exercising and jogging regularly for some weeks prior to the trip is, however, a good idea as it enhances your strength and stability.

Foot were: well broken-in, walking shoes, thick socks, light socks, camp shoes.


Clothing : down or fiber filled waterproof, jacket and trousers, sweater or fleece jacket, underwear, warm and cotton trousers or jeans, shirts and T-shirt, shorts, long underwear, wool hat, sun hat, gloves, bathing suit, track suit.


Other equipment: sleeping bag (4 seasons), trekking hold all or stash sack with lock, daypack, water bottle, sun cream, trekking sticks, sunglasses, flashlight with spare bulbs and batteries, lip salve.


Other items: insect repellent, toilet articles, diary, toilet roll, laundry soap, wet ones, pocket knife, tie cord, towel, sewing kit, plasters, binoculars, camera, film, cards and personal medical kit.

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