Annapurna Panorama Poon Hill trek is an easy journey with a difference in the comfort of cozy combined with awesome picturesque. Ghorepani Poonhill trek or Annapurna Panorama Trek is a colorful short foray into the Annapurna region. The trail winds through patchwork valleys, dense mossy forests, and past icy waterfalls where you can stop to cool your face. Around every corner is a tantalizing glimpse of the high mountains, whole horizons of which will be revealed to you as you reach the high points of your trek.
This trek in the Annapurna foothills to the viewpoint of Poon Hill offers all the best of trekking in Nepal. Enjoy trekking in the spectacular mountain scenery through charming villages inhabited by the Gurungs, Magars dense rhododendron forests full of birds, and deep sub-tropical valleys, all set below the Annapurnas with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fish Tail Peak) dominating the skyline. At the climax of this trek, you will climb Poon Hill at dawn to enjoy one of the most spectacular mountain scapes on Earth. As the sun touches the snow-capped summits the Himalayan giants, Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and Annapurna (8,091m) along with a maze of other peaks, slowly begin to appear, like magic, before our eyes. A rewarding trek that can be enjoyed by every lover of nature and beautiful landscape.
Annapurna Pun Hill Panorama trek leads a memorable wonderful journey to the best part of the Annapurna area with constant views of snowcapped mountains with panoramic views.
Ghorepani Pun Hill at 3,190 m offers a superb panorama of the world’s three highest mountain range from the 07th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri 8,167 m / 26,795 ft. 08th highest Mt. Manaslu 8,163 m / 26, 781 ft and 10th highest Mt. Annapurna 8,091 m / 26, 545 ft this fascinating hilltop surrounded by snow-capped peaks and rolling green hills and valleys, from here journey continues following the traditional mid hills villages of Gurung, Pun- Magar ethnic tribes and through an enchanting forest of rhododendron, pines, and oaks tree lines that envelopes you in the complete wilderness with rich vegetation.
After a great trip around the mid-hills and to Annapurna Poon Hill Panorama return journey via an alternative route, a short circuit walking through a beautiful forest of rhododendron, oaks, and pines trees with everlasting views of Annapurna mountain range including the magnificent Mt. Machhapuchhre “ The Fish Tail” walk leads to large Gurung villages at Gandruk and Nayapul, then heading downhill to Nayapul the road head for the drive back to a popular scenic tourist holiday destination at Pokhara.
Highlights of the trek
- Quick and relaxed trekking trail in the Annapurna region.
- Any age group without experience can enjoy this trip
- Passing Manaslu and Hinchuli
- Mesmerizing view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Ranges
- Explore beautiful Pokhara city
- Sunrise at Poonhill with magnificent mountain views.