Annapurna Sunrise Trekking


Key Information

  • Trip Duration 10 Days
  • Price from US$ 750
  • Trip Grade Easy
  • Trip Style NA
  • Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
  • Transportation Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus
  • Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Max Elevation 3210 m
  • Group Size 2 to 6 people
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This exhilarating Annapurna Sunrise Trekking as known as a famous with Poonhill trekking too allows us to take in some of the most awe-inspiring landscape views of the Himalayan Mountains, going through spectacular forested areas. Altitudes of 3,210m are reached at Poonhill and anyone of a reasonable fitness level should be able to comfortably complete this trek. Annapurna Sunrise Trek commences from Thirkedhunga, which is a 3-hour scenic drive from Pokhara with some fabulous views of Annapurna (South) and Machhapuchhre (Fishtail) en route. From Thirkedhunga, two hours walk up to Ulleri the Magar Village. We take the West north trail towards Ghorepani, a trading village situated at an elevation of 2,855 m. The highlight of this trek will be a visit to Poonhill next day early morning, from where we will be able to see a spectacular sunrise over the whole Himalayan range and surrounding rice terraces.

Poonhill sunrise trekking can combine with others differents trekking route of Annapurna sanctuary trekking and round Annapurna trekking  After breakfast trekking follow the eastern part from Ghorepani to Tadapani (2,600m), we will cross some of the most spectacular view place and rhododendron forests. We will also be able to marvel at the gargantuan statue of the fishtail shaped Mt. Fishtail (6,901m), Annapurna South (7,219m), and Gangapurna (7,455m). Our trek continues to Chomrong, Every trekker most hike through Chomrong who wish to trek in  Annapurna base camp.  After spending the night at Chomrong next day short hike down to Hot Spring explore and same day after lunch you will transfer to Pokhara from kimchi. Poonhill trekking is good for beginners who practice hiking and altitude experience. If you are not satisfied with this Annapurna Sunrise Treks itinerary or if you want to customize this package on your timeline or budget, please feel free to contact us, OR email to [email protected]


  • 01Arrival in Kathmandu (15-20m drive to Hotel): Adventure International Trekking's representative will greet you at Tribhuvan International Airport and transport you to your Hotel in Kathmandu. After having formal introduction, you are being served with welcome drink at the hotel. We will give you helpful tips for your time in Kathmandu. You can explore rest of days self.
  • 02Kathmandu sight seeing & Trekking Preparation Today after breakfast we will start a guided tour to several major historical and spiritual attractions in Kathmandu. Some of these landmarks are considered World Heritage Sites; including the historic Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupati Nath, the famous 'Monkey Temple' (Swayambunath) and Buddhists shrine (Buddha Nath) which is one of the large Stupas in the world. After completed city tour In the afternoon, there will be a pre-trip discussion where we can meet our trek leader and other team members. Adventure International Trekking briefs you regarding your trek as well as provides us opportunity to ask any questions we may have regarding our upcoming Annapurna Sunrise Trekking
  • 03Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara valley 6-7 hours Drive With a morning wake up guide will pick up you and transfer to the tourist bus station and drive (approximately six hours with breaks) through the beautiful river view & Nepalese countryside to reach the Pokhara lakeside and transfer to the hotel and rest of the time explore the surrounding lakeside areas and overnight at hotel in Lake side (915 m/3001 ft)
  • 04Pokhara to THikedhunga 3 hours drive and 2 hours Hike After breakfast scene jeep drive to thikedhunga via Nayapul where the trails ascending steeply to Ulleri and follows the suspension bridge and beautiful views of Fishtail and Annapurna South.This is a nice village. Especially this village offers to any one its indigenous Magar Cultures night stop at Ulleri(1,960 m/6,435 ft.)
  • 05Thikedhunga to Ghorepani 6-7 hours Hike Again relatively steeply climbing to banthati village and again ascend walk to Ghorepani climb through forests to a ridge. Pass streams, fields, and a village school and cross many rhodondron forest passing through Annapurna views and finally night stop at the Ghorepani (2,855 m/9,364 ft.)
  • 06Ghorepani to Tadapani 5-6 hours Hike ( Including Poonhill sunrise Tour) Early in the morning trek to Poon hill for 45 minutes hike where one may witness the sunrise for a lifetime memory. From Poon hill one can view over 30 white-capped peaks, the whole Annapurna range. Many people talk about having a life changing experience after watching the sunrise over the panorama of the Himalayas. Then, walk through banthati with the forest filled of flowers of rhododendron (in the spring). Over night stay at Tadapani (2,600 m/8,528 ft.)
  • 07Tadapani to Chomrong 5-6 hours Hike Tadapani is the one of the best location of Rhododendron forest and see spectacular mountain scenery. After your breakfast trek down to River side crossing suspension bridge, cross gurjung village and trek ascending to Chomrong(1,980 m/6,494 ft.)
  • 08Chomrong to Hot Spring to Kimchi Hike for 2 hours and 3 hours drive to Pokhara via Nayapul Afer Breakfast steeply down to Hot spring, take bath few hours roaming round and get lunch and short hike to kimche via walking through the shadow of the Fish Tail and Annapurna range is heading to the South West ridge of the hills, furthermore down to the Modi Khola. Catch Car at Kimche 3 hours drive to Pokhara for night stop.
  • 09Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu, 6-7 hrs drive: Morning we’ll drive back through the scenic countryside and en route will stop for breakfast & lunch. It takes 7 hours back to Kathmandu. On arrival at Kathmandu guide will transfer to the hotel and rest of the day relax or explore the surrounding areas and overnight at hotel.
  • 10Departure: You could catch up on some last minute shopping, Internet to your friends and family before departure to Airport or forward to your next destination.
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Cost Details

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up drop services
  • 3 nights 3 star deluxe hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Kathmandu sight seeing tour by deluxe a/c car with guide
  • Kathmandu to Pokhara and pokhara to Kathmandu deluxe tourist bus
  • Annapurna sunrise trekking Map
  • An experienced friendly local licensed trekking guide for the trekking.
  • An assistant guide to take care of group and porters if the group size is more than 6 pax.
  • Meal (Breakfasts, Lunches and Dinners) during the trek.
  • Sharing twin/double bed room in tea house lodges during trek.
  • Accommodation, food, salary, equipment for your guide and porters.
  • Pokhara – Thikedhunga by Jeep ride.
  • Transfer to hotel in Pokhara after trek by jeep / cab.
  • Necessary insurance of trekking guide and staffs.
  • All necessary trekking permits of Annapurna Sunrise trek.
  • All applicable local tax, vat and office service charge

Cost Excludes:

  • All bar bills, beverages such as coke, fanta, sprite and mineral water.
  • Travel insurance, Nepal Tourist Visa fees, Items and expenses of personal nature.
  • Personal Trekking Equipments and rescue operation in case of emergency.
  • Any expenses which arise due to a change of the itinerary, because of landslides, political trouble, and strikes etc.
  • Laundry, phone calls, internet, charge if required
  • Tips for guide, porters. (Tipping is not mandatory and it is your intuition but expected by trekking crew. 
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