The Poonhill Trek, also known as the Ghorepani Poonhill Trek, is a popular trekking destination in Nepal that takes hikers through the Annapurna Conservation Area, located in the western region of Nepal. The trek typically takes 4-5 days to complete, depending on the pace of the group and the itinerary. The trek starts and ends in the town of Pokhara, and the route passes through the beautiful rhododendron forests and traditional villages.
The trek takes hikers through a variety of landscapes, including subtropical forests, high-altitude deserts, and glacial valleys. Along the way, hikers will have the opportunity to experience the local culture and way of life of the Gurung and Magar people. The trek passes through many small villages and stops at local teahouses for accommodation and meals.
One of the highlights of the trek is the visit to Poon Hill, which offers panoramic views of the Annapurna mountain range, including Annapurna South, Hiunchuli, Machhapuchhre, Gangapurna, and others. The trek also offers an opportunity to see the beautiful terraced fields, waterfalls and explore the traditional villages.
It is important to have a proper physical preparation before the trek, also hiring