Annapurna Panorama View Trek

Trip Fact:
  • Duration 10 Days
  • Difficulty Level Easy
  • DestinationNepal
  • Max Altitude3210m
  • AccommodationHotels in Kathmandu/Pokhara and Guest houses during trekking
  • MealsBreakfast in Kathmandu/Pokhara and All meals during trekking
  • Trip Start/EndPokhara
  • Group Size1-50 pax
  • Best SeasonFebruary, March, April, May, September, October, November and December are the best months.

What to Expect:

  • Trek through lush forests of rhododendron and oak trees
  • Spectacular sunrise and sunset views from Poon Hill (3210m)
  • Stunning panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges
  • Experience the traditional Gurung and Magar cultures and lifestyles
  • Visit the picturesque villages of Ghorepani and Ghandruk
  • Enjoy the natural hot springs in Jhinu Danda
  • Trek through the Modi Khola valley and witness its beauty
  • Experience the traditional hospitality of the Nepalese people and indulge in local cuisine.

Annapurna Panorama View Trek is one of the most popular trekking routes in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It is a relatively easy trek that offers stunning panoramic views of the Annapurna range, including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Dhaulagiri.

Located at an altitude of 3,210 meters, Poon Hill is particularly famous for its sunrise and sunset views. It takes around 45 minutes to an hour to reach the top from Ghorepani. The climb is well worth it, as visitors are rewarded with breathtaking views of the Annapurna range, including Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Dhaulagiri.

Annapurna view trek is home to a diverse group of people, including Gurung, Thakali, and Magar communities. The trek passes through several traditional villages, providing an opportunity to experience their unique culture and traditions. The traditional villages of Ghandruk and Ghorepani are highlights of the trek, where visitors can observe the traditional way of life of the Gurung people.

The Annapurna Panorama trek is also known for its stunning rhododendron forests, which are in full bloom during the spring season (March to May). The trek to the Annapurna Panorama View passes through several sections of rhododendron forests, which are a highlight of the trek. The forests are home to several species of rhododendrons, including Nepal's national flower, the Rhododendron arboreum. The sight of these vibrant pink and red flowers against the backdrop of the Himalayan mountains is truly breathtaking.

The Annapurna panorama view trekking passes through several suspension bridges over the Modi river, which offer panoramic views of the river and surrounding landscape. One of the highlights of the trek is the trek from Ghandruk to Nayapul, which follows the Modi Khola River through a beautiful valley. Visitors can enjoy the sound of the river, the fresh mountain air, and the stunning scenery as they make their way through this picturesque region.


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 Upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, our team will meet you and transfer you to your hotel. After you have freshened up, there will be a briefing program for your upcoming trekking adventure. You will spend the night at the hotel.

  • Hotel
  • 1400m

After breakfast, we will begin a guided tour to explore the historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu Valley. We will visit Pashupatinath Temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple) and Boudhanath Stupa, one of the largest Stupas in the world. You will spend the night at the hotel.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1400m

Today we will travel to Pokhara, which takes approximately 30 minutes by flight or 6-7 hours by bus. After arriving in Pokhara, you will have the rest of the day free to explore this beautiful lake town on your own. From here, you can enjoy the wide views of Mt. Machapuchre, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Annapurna and Mt. Manaslu.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 800m

After breakfast, we will drive to Nayapul, which takes around one and a half hours, to begin our trek. From Nayapul, we will follow the bank of Modi Khola, passing through local villages, until we reach Tikhedhunga (1570m). You will spend the night in a guesthouse.

  • Guest House
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1577m

Early in the morning, after breakfast, we will begin our trek to Ulleri. From here, the path continues through the pine forest, oak and rhododendron forest, and we will arrive in Ghorepani. We will spend the night in a guesthouse.

  • Guest House
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 2850m

Early in the morning, we will begin a hike up to Poon Hill (3210m). This vantage point offers splendid sunrise views of Dhaulagiri (8167m), Nilgiri (6940m), Annapurna (8091m), Machapuchre (6997m), Manaslu (8163m) and many other peaks. After spending an hour at Poon Hill, we will return to Ghorepani for breakfast and then continue to Tadapani through pine and shrub forests. You will spend the night in a guesthouse.

  • Guest Houses
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 2657m

After breakfast, the path descends down to Jhinu Danda, which is known for its natural hot springs, and takes about 5-6 hours. You can relax and enjoy the hot springs before spending the night in a guesthouse/lodge.

  • Guest House
  • Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner
  • 1760m

We will depart from Pokhara and make our way to Kathmandu, with the option of either a 30-minute flight or a 6-7 hour bus journey. We will spend the night at a hotel in Kathmandu.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast/Lunch
  • 800m

Today we leave Pokhara to Katmandu, that takes half-hour by flight and 6-7 hours by bus. Nightlong at Katmandu hotel.

  • Hotel
  • Breakfast
  • 1400m

Our team at Dream Heaven Adventure will bid farewell and accompany you to the airport to catch your flight back home.

  • Breakfast

Cost Details


  • Airport transportation via car/van/hiace for pick up and drop off.
  • 3 nights of bed and breakfast accommodation in Kathmandu.
  • 2 nights of twin-sharing bed and breakfast accommodation in Pokhara.
  • All meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch, and dinner).
  • A full-day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu with transportation and a tour guide.
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide with a government license. This includes their salary, insurance, flight, food, and lodging.
  • A trekking porter with salary, insurance, flight, food, and lodging. This is based on a 1 porter for 2 trekkers ratio.
  • All necessary paperwork, trekking permits, and a TIMS card.
  • A comprehensive medical kit.
  • All necessary trekking equipment for the staff.
  • All government and local taxes.
  • Private transportation from Kathmandu to the starting point of the trek and from the trek's end point to Pokhara.
  • Tourist bus transportation from Pokhara to Kathmandu.


  • The Nepal entry visa fee.
  • International airfare and airport taxes, as well as any sightseeing entry fees for the city tour.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Any additional night accommodations in Kathmandu.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • All personal expenses such as phone calls, laundry, battery recharge, bottled water, hot showers, etc.
  • Tips for the guides and porters.
  • All types of drinks including hot water, alcoholic beverages, and soft drinks.
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the cost includes.


  • Q1. What is the best time to do the Annapurna Panorama Trek?

    The best time to do the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is from September to November and from March to May. During these months, the weather is usually dry and clear, making it easier to enjoy the stunning mountain views.

  • Poon Hill is located at an altitude of 3,210 meters (10,531 feet) above sea level.

  • During the trek, trekkers can stay in teahouses or lodges that offer basic facilities such as a bed, blanket, and bathroom etc. It is recommended to bring a sleeping bag for extra warmth if traveling in winter time.

  • Trekkers need to obtain two permits for the trek - the Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP) and the TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) card. These permits can be obtained in Nepal Tourism Board, Kathmandu.

  • Teahouses and lodges offer a variety of Nepalese and Western dishes such as dal bhat (rice, lentils, and vegetables), noodles, soups, and momos (dumplings). Trekkers should also carry snacks and energy bars for additional sustenance.

  • It is recommended to pack warm clothing, a down jacket, a sleeping bag, a hat, gloves, sunscreen, sunglasses, a water bottle, and a first aid kit.

  • It is not recommended to drink tap water during the trek. Trekkers should carry a water bottle and either use water purification tablets or buy bottled water from teahouses.

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