Witnessing spectacular view of sunrise and sunset, devouring the glimpses of wide Himalayan range, and enjoying the carefree and cheerful smiles of local inhabitants are some of the best things to do in Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking. Ghorepani, in Nepali, which means 'water for horses', traditionally, was a hub to rest at, where ancient traders had found water for their horses. Started from sightseeing at Kathmandu valley, you will walk through forests rich with rhododendron and pines, crossing over suspension bridges, etc., this trek will offer you much more things to do.
The mountain vistas include views of Tukuche, Dhaulagiri I, Dhaulagiri II, Dhaulagiri III, Dhaulagiri IV, Dhaulagiri V, Machhapuchhre, Barah Sikhar, Dhampus, Nilgiri, and Annapurna South. You must not miss early sunrise from Poon Hill. There are some Pool/Snookers houses for those who are enthusiasts. You might also have to do something over the internet service available here. If started from Pokhara, this trek might take you two hours to arrive at Ghorepani. During this trek, after your first stay at Ghorepani, the next day you shall head off to Poon Hill and return back to Ghorepani.
From Pokhara, walking along Modi Khola, you shall drive all the way to Nayapul, then trek towards Tikhedhungs through Hile and Birenthanti. Climbing to Ulleri, you can briefly explore Magar settlements. Then through dense rhododendron forest, you shall reach to Ghorepani. Then you shall go for hiking to Poon Hill early in the morning, and after witnessing some mind-blowing views, return back to Ghorepani and trek towards Tadapani. From Tadapani, the trek reaches Ghandruk—a beautiful village inhabited by Gurung communities; then you will return to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara. Never forget, at every overnight spot, we have something to do: something to taste, something to view, something to be amazed at. Do you want to soak into the cultural and spiritual hot spring? Then go for Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking; you will find more and more things to do in Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking. Give it a try and you will be amazed by the beauty and cultural touch this planet has to offer.
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