|Dhaulagiri from Poon Hill|
This picturesque trek winds through enchanting villages with ochre thatched houses, terraced rice fields and rhododendron forests, which are spectacular in the spring when whole hillsides are cloaked in colourful flowers. The ridge top village of Ghandrung provides one of the finest viewpoints of the Annapurna Mountains with magnificent views of the four Annapurnas, and Machapuchare with its fishtail summit. It is a good walk to the top of Poon Hill 3150 metres with a dress circle view over the Annapurnas and Dhaulagiri as well.
December 21st to 28th 2014 Kathmandu to Kathmandu
INR 45,000 for SAARC citizens and USD 1000 for foreigners. Exclusions apply. Please email email@example.com for a detailed trek pdf.
SCHEDULEDay 01 Kathmandu to Pokhara to Austrian Camp (2050 metres) – Flight to Pokhara then drive to Kande (one hour) and climb to Austrian Camp ( 2 hrs walk)
Day 03 Trek to Ghandrung (1950 metres) 5-6 hours walking
|South Col group at Gurung Cottage Ghandrung|
Day 07 – Tirekedhunga to Birethanti to Pokhara (885 metres) 4 hours walking
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