Annapurna Sunrise Trek
Annapurna Sunrise Trek (4-days) is a short trip to the Annapurna Region of Nepal. To note, this trek also goes by the name Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek and Annapurna Panorama Trekking. And that’s for a good reason.
Ghorepani / Poon Hill is photographers’ and nature lovers’ paradise. Annapurna Sunrise Trek offers striking panorama full of Annapurna (I, II , III & IV), Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal Gangapurna and Manaslu Range. And on top of that, Ghorepani / Poon Hill is easily accessible from Pokhara. Beautiful spots of Tadapani, Nayapul, Ulleri, Takledhunga and Pokhara are accessible in the Annapurna Region, which are well covered by the Annapurna Sunrise Trek.
How does the Annapurna Sunrise Trek unfold?
Firstly, we drive for about 2-hours to reach Nayapul. From here, the trekking begins. By the end of next day, we will reach Ghorepani. It is possible to hike up to Poon Hill the same day for sunset view. As for the sunrise in the Annapurna the next morning, it’s not something you’d want to miss. Annapurna Sunrise Trek will let you feel the Himalayan panorama while providing you the opportunities to get close to Annapurna’s local Culture and lifestyle. Even though the sunrise trek is short, some parts of the trip is difficult. For instance, climbing the Ulleri hill with thousands of steps tests your limit.
Trek hardcore up the 3000 stairs, and make sure your packing list contains good boots, sticks, water, sunscreen and warm clothes. Plus don’t underestimate the downhill fun. Poon Hill trek is short and exciting as it is challenging and rewarding. Weather in the region is favorable around late winter, spring and fall.
Capture some of the best snaps of impressive Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. The Provocative glimpse of high mountains mesmerize.
Who is Annapurna Sunrise Trek for?
Annapurna Sunrise trek is graded moderately difficult, as it requires climbing up the steep stairs. However, our trip to Ghorepani / Poonhill is organized in such a way that enough rest is available at each day. This trip can be easily conquered with some level of fitness and commitment. It’s a popular destination for family, friends and new mountain enthusiasts.