Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking has quickly established itself as one of the popular trekking routes in Nepal. The trek will take you through the beautiful village of Ghorepani and Poonhill summit, from where you will watch the panoramic view of the sunrise as well as the stunning view of a number of mountains.
Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking falls under the Annapurna Conservation Area. For much of the trekking route you will negotiate with serious uphill climbs through rhododendron forests and stone staircases. The numerous tea houses that provide lodging and food to trekkers along the way show how the area has grown into a major destination for trekkers.
Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking starts at Nayapul (which lies at an altitude of almost 1000 meters) and after a few days into the trek you will reach the much heard of village of Ghorepani, which derives its name from the fact that ancient traders fed water (pani in Nepali) to their horses (Ghora in Nepali) in this place Ghorepani.
Early next morning you will be making a short detour to the nearby Poon Hill, one of the major highlights of Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking. The spectacular sunrise view of such mountains as Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Nilgiri, Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhre will make the early morning rise and hike up the steep route worth it. Very few spots can provide such wide panoramic view of some of the most well known mountains of Nepal. No wonder the place has gained a reputation as a major sunrise view point of the great Himalayas.
Ghorepani Poonhill Trekking is one of the more Famous packages for trekkers who want to experience the pleasure of trekking through the ups and downs of the hills and mountains of Nepal and who want to enjoy spectacular views of the mountains and sunrise along the way. Beside this package Annapurna sanctuary Trekking and Annapurna circuit Trekking also the other choice among the guest for Annapurna Region Trekking.