Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek – 7 Days

Price

USD 750

Trip Duration

7 Days

Highest Altitude

3210m

Accommodation

Hotel

Transportation

Bus/Jeep

Group Size

Minimum 2 persons

Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek – 7 Days Brief Insight

In the Annapurna region of Nepal, the Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek – 7 Days is a popular short trek. It is a great as well as luxurious and healthy trek in Annapurna of Nepal via Ghorepani Poonhill. We walk through different villages of Annapurna with the backdrop of an amazing Annapurna.

The Ghorepani Hot Spring trek is best for four seasons. Trekking in Annapurna is some of the best trekking in Nepal for nature, culture, and society lovers. Hot spring trekking in Nepal covers the best places of the Annapurna foothills. It includes Pokhara, Tikhedhunga, Ulleri, Ghorepani, Poonhill, and Tatopani.

The natural hot springs at Tatopani, where you can relax and soak in the warm water after a few days of hiking, are the trek’s highlight. Locals and tourists alike enjoy the hot springs, which are thought to have healing properties.

Depending on the route and pace, the trek typically lasts four to six days and can be completed alone or with a guide. The trail is well-marked and takes you through charming villages, terraced farmland, and lush forests. It gives you a sense of the culture and way of life in the area.

Highlights of Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek – 7 Days

  • Beautiful Pokhara Valley with Lakes and Mountains.
  • Walk wandering through villages and rhododendron forests.
  • Food, Cultures, Lifestyle, People, Scene, and Serenity.
  • 360 Panoramic View of the Massive Himalayas and is considered by many as the best view within the Annapurna region.
  • The Natural Hot Spring trek will be comfortable for everybody with their physical fitness.
  • Amazing Landscapes, Mountain Ranges, and rice terraces make it a photographer’s paradise.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 1 : Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (830m) 7/8 hrs

Early in the morning breakfast at the hotel. Embark on a journey from Kathmandu to Pokhara, a picturesque drive that typically takes around 7 to 8 hours, the duration varying based on road conditions and traffic. As you traverse the route, you’ll be treated to a captivating progression of landscapes, passing by villages, meandering rivers, and valleys. The road unveils a tapestry of natural beauty and cultural nuances.
Upon reaching Pokhara, situated at an elevation of 830 meters, you’ll be greeted by the tranquil Phewa Lake and the awe-inspiring Annapurna mountain range. After the drive, take some time to settle into your chosen lodging and leisurely explore the lakeside vicinity. It’s worth noting that travel times can be influenced by factors like road conditions and congestion, so it’s advisable to keep your schedule adaptable.

Day 2 : Drive from Pokhara to Birethanti and trek to Ulleri (1540m) (4hrs)

Commence your day with a drive from Pokhara to Birethanti, a journey spanning around 4 hours that allows you to immerse yourself in the evolving vistas en route. Upon reaching Birethanti, the launch point of your trek, prepare to embark on your hiking expedition. The trail leads you to Ulleri, nestled at an elevation of 1540 meters. As you traverse the path, you’ll be introduced to the natural splendor of the area, characterized by lush landscapes and quaint settlements.
The trek unfolds with a gradual incline, offering an initial glimpse into the mountainous terrain. Upon concluding the day’s hike, you’ll arrive at Ulleri, where you can settle into your lodging and take advantage of the opportunity to unwind and savor the enveloping Himalayan atmosphere. Keep in mind that the duration of both the drive and trek may fluctuate based on factors such as personal pace, trail conditions, and weather conditions, underscoring the importance of adaptable planning.

Day 3 : Trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani (2800m) (7/8 hrs)

Embark on an exhilarating trek from Ulleri to Ghorepani, anticipating a trekking duration of approximately 7 to 8 hours, although this timeframe can be influenced by personal pace and trail conditions. Envelop yourself in the journey as you traverse diverse landscapes and picturesque panoramas. Ascending to the elevation of 2800 meters, Ghorepani unveils its allure gradually, allowing you to witness the evolving terrain and surroundings.

This trek provides a unique opportunity to immerse in the natural splendor of the area, encountering the distinctive local flora and fauna along the way. Upon reaching Ghorepani, a quaint village embraced by rolling hills, relish the sweeping vistas that surround you, fully embracing the mountain ambience. After the day’s adventure, find respite and reinvigoration at your chosen lodging, preparing for the upcoming explorations that lie ahead. It’s advisable to bear in mind that the trek’s duration can be subject to variations influenced by factors like personal pacing, breaks, and the conditions of the trail, thus highlighting the significance of maintaining an adaptable itinerary.

Day 4 : Sunrise view from Poon hill and trek to Sikha (1980m) (6 hrs)

Commence your day with an early climb to Poon Hill, where you’ll be treated to the mesmerizing spectacle of sunrise casting a golden glow upon the Himalayan peaks. Following this awe-inspiring experience, set forth on a trek to Sikha. Anticipate spending approximately 6 hours on the trail, though the duration can fluctuate due to trail conditions and personal pace. Poon Hill’s elevated position offers an exceptional vantage point to witness the mountains basking in the sun’s gentle embrace during dawn.

As you descend from Poon Hill, your journey to Sikha at an altitude of 1980 meters unfolds. The path weaves together natural beauty and the rich tapestry of local culture, presenting a holistic and enriching trekking encounter. Upon reaching Sikha, a tranquil village characterized by its unique allure, pause to absorb the surroundings and unwind for the remainder of the day. Ensure you’re well-rested, ready to embrace a night of repose that readies you for the upcoming ventures.

Day 5 : Trek from Sikha to Tatopani for natural hot spring bath (1190m) (6 hrs)

Start on a captivating trek from Sikha to Tatopani, alluringly paired with the promise of a soothing natural hot spring bath. The journey spans an approximate 6 hours, though this timeframe may fluctuate due to variables such as trail conditions and your personal pace. Traverse through the captivating expanse of landscapes, fully immersing in the natural beauty that surrounds you. Your path leads you to Tatopani, where the focal point is the invigorating natural hot springs.

Nestled at an altitude of 1190 meters, Tatopani invites you to indulge in the embrace of its warm mineral-rich waters, offering a replenishing retreat. Succumb to the therapeutic allure of the hot spring bath, allowing its restorative qualities to alleviate the strain in your muscles. Following this rejuvenating interlude, take the opportunity to explore Tatopani and its vicinity. With renewed vigor, settle in for the night, deeply refreshed by the embrace of the hot springs and poised for the next chapter of your trekking expedition.

Day 6 : Drive from Tatopani to Pokhara (5 hrs)

Embark on a scenic 5-hour drive from Tatopani to Pokhara. Transition from the hot springs’ serenity to Pokhara’s charm, with its captivating lake and mountain vistas. Explore the city’s offerings and unwind by the lakeside. Road conditions and traffic may affect travel time.

Day 7 : Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu

Set out on a road adventure from Pokhara to Kathmandu. The actual travel time hinges on factors like road conditions and traffic flow. This drive grants you the opportunity to observe the evolving scenery and local culture as you shift from Pokhara’s calm to the vibrant energy of Kathmandu.

What is included in Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek – 7 Days

  • Trekker’s information management system. (TIMS Card)
  • You’re Meal in During the Trekking as Your standard meals (3 times a day Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner).
  • All Trekking Permit and Local Permit.
  • Accommodation in Trekking: All accommodations in lodge/tea houses during the treks.
  • Transportation (all by local vehicles).
  • Trekking Guide: An experienced, helpful, friendly, and English speaking Trekking Guide with well- paid salary, meals, accommodation insurance, etc.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • All government taxes.
    Service charge.

What is Excluded

  • Meals and Extra Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • All Hot and Cold drinks.
  • Special Table Menu/Bakery Cafe
  • The additional size of Pots Hot Drinks, Electronic device re-charge, Hot shower, On the trekking Wi-Fi and Personal expenses any type.
  • Travel insurance and evacuation insurance
  • Tipping for Guide
  • Potter

Trip Map

Additional Information

Attractions of Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek

  • Explore the most unique Gurung culture and their way of living.
  • Mountain view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri from Poonhill.
  • A remarkable view of Kali Gandaki Valley known as the world’s deepest gorge.
  • Holy bath in the Natural Hot Spring(Tatopani) to cure skin diseases.
  • Encounter the Panoramic landscape.
  • The dense Rhododendron forest adds extra value to this Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek.

Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek is the famed and easy trekking in the Annapurna region. This reclines in between the famous Ghorepani Poon Hill and to Jomsom Muktinath trial. However, we can turn over Tatopani.
It is a partial trek in the Annapurna region which is a comfortable and effortless trek. Likewise, Ghorepani is famous for its panorama view from Poon Hill. We can appreciate the sunrise and panoramic view of the Himalayan range from the top of the hill.
Hot spring trek where we can find natural hot water. Hindus used to bathe there as they believed in natural medicine and different types of skin diseases used to be cured through that hot water.
Ghorepani Hot Spring trek is possible throughout the year. Trek begins with spectacular Mountain views and culture.

Views During Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek

Embarking on the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is like stepping into a real-life painting, where nature’s grandeur and cultural tapestries converge. Imagine starting your day by ascending the legendary Poon Hill, where the sun rises with an artist’s precision, turning the Himalayan peaks into golden crowns against a sapphire sky. Annapurna and Dhaulagiri unveil themselves in a breathtaking panorama, their icy majesty a testament to Earth’s grand design.
As you weave through the trek’s path, each step becomes a dance with diverse landscapes. Enveloped by the embrace of ancient rhododendron forests, you’ll feel as if you’ve entered a realm where time slows down and the world holds its breath. Passing through terraced fields, you’ll witness the labor of generations etched into the land, a mosaic of human resilience and harmony with nature.
The journey takes you to Ghorepani, a village nestled in the heart of the mountains, where stone houses exude the warmth of tradition and curious eyes welcome you to explore their hidden stories. But the adventure doesn’t end there; a detour leads to the enchanting Jhinu Danda. Here, nature’s spa awaits, inviting you to unwind in natural hot springs surrounded by emerald foliage. As warm waters soothe your weary limbs, you’ll find solace in the symphony of bubbling streams and whispering leaves.
The Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek isn’t just about the views – it’s an immersive masterpiece of nature and culture.
In this unique journey, you become a brushstroke on the canvas of Nepal’s beauty, adding your colors to an ever-evolving masterpiece that has captivated souls for generations. So, don your trekking spirit and step into this living artwork, for the Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek is not just a trek – it’s an odyssey of senses and a celebration of life’s vibrant palette.

Overviews of Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek

En route to Hot Spring Trek Dhaulagiri (8,167m) and Annapurna (8,091m) along with a maze of other peaks. They gradually appear, just like magic that your eye could not believe. This area is famous for its own local culture, tradition, and unique values.
As well as The majority of people living in this area are Gurungs & Magars community people. Dense rhododendron forests full of birds, and deep sub-tropical valleys can be seen. Similarly, Annapurna with the picturesque peak of Machhapuchhare (Fishtail Peak) dominates the skyline.
Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek starts from Nayapul and ends in Tatopani. It is possible to do Guesthouse or hotel basic trekking. Private rooms are accessible in most Lodge.
Every Guest house serves the traditional Nepali meal Dal Bhat (rice, curry, and lentil soup). Most hotels or teahouses provide menu food according to the interest of tourists. Many of them have Western food on the menu. Soft drinks, snacks, wine, and beer are also available in most of the guesthouses and trailside restaurants.

Tatopani Hot Spring

Tatopani Hot Spring, situated in the Beni area, is a natural thermal spring known for its warm water that attracts individuals in search of relaxation and the healing benefits of immersing themselves in its mineral-enriched waters. The name “Tatopani” originates from Nepali terminology, with “tato” representing hot and “pani” indicating water, translating to “hot water” in the English language.
These thermal springs are renowned for their revitalizing characteristics, as many people believe that the minerals found in the water can have positive impacts on skin ailments, muscular discomfort, and overall wellness. The charming surroundings of Tatopani Hot Spring, combined with the comforting warmth of the water, make it a well-liked spot for both locals and tourists aiming to unwind and relish the natural beauty of the region.
The Tatopani Hot Spring vicinity often provides amenities like pools or bathing areas where visitors can unwind and indulge in the calming heat of the water. Additionally, the serene atmosphere of the Beni region enhances the overall experience, providing a calm getaway from the commotion of everyday life.
Whether you’re searching for a therapeutic soak or merely want to encounter the natural marvel of hot springs in a splendid backdrop, Tatopani Hot Spring in Beni presents a tranquil refuge for anyone eager to enjoy the remedial power of geothermal waters.
Ghorepani

Things to know on Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek(Tatopani)

Ghorepani Hot Spring Trek is favorable for 12 months. But February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November & December would be the best for being here.
Also, the maximum Elevation of this trek is at Poonhill Viewpoint (3210 meters).
There is only one one-hour hike to reach Poonhill from Ghorepani. Normally people used to go to Poonhill early in the morning to watch the mesmerizing view of Sunshine.
Mountain Peak’s panoramic views of Annapurna South, Annapurna III, Dhampus Peak, Himchuli, Macchapurche, and many others are visible clearly from Poonhill.

Why trek with Robinson Crusoe Holidays?

Experience the ultimate adventure in Nepal with our exceptional 5-day Ghorepani Poon Hill trekking, accompanied by rejuvenating hot springs. Renowned as a trusted trekking company, we offer unbeatable affordability, a team of knowledgeable experts, and unparalleled service. Just as we actively support the local mountain communities, your involvement indirectly contributes to uplifting their lives.
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to secure your spot for the 2023 and 2024 treks. Reach out to us at your convenience to address any inquiries or to reserve your unforgettable journey.

Our service for our guest

Thus, Our trips fully support and offer personalized service to our guests. So, If you’re interested to involved in these trips by your interest, time, and physical and mental preparation it’s fine.
However, If you are interested in planning your tour and trek yourself according to your interest we manage it. According to your time duration and schedule, please go to our Plan Trip or Customize Trip.
Therefore, Robinson Crusoe Holiday is always ready to provide excellent services for our guests. Based on our cultural motto “Matri Debo Bhaba, Pitrii Debo Bhaba, Atithi Debo Bhaba.” Mother as a God, Father as a God, and Guest as a God.

Frequently Asked Questions

How challenging is Ghorepani Trek?
The Ghorepani trek is the shortest and sweetest trek of the Annapurna Region in Nepal. Thus, Trekkers of all age groups can enjoy this trek. The Ghorepani trek is simple and easy so this trek is loved by the beginner trekkers.
How challenging is Ghorepani Trek?
Ghorepani Trek is favorable for the whole year. There is no restriction on time and season for this trek. But September, October, November, December, January, February, March, April, and May are the best month for Ghorepani Trek.
3. How long is Ghorepani Trek?
Normally within 5 to 7 days, this trek can be completed. Within a short period, trekkers are taken to the lush forests and traditional villages of Nepal. As Ghorepani lies at an elevation of 2874 meters from where the beautiful Annapurna ranges are visible. Additionally, the local culture and traditions of this region are fascinating.
4. How do I get to Ghorepani Trek?
Trekkers are not facilitated by the roadways. As they have to trek from Nayapul Pokhara on foot along with trekking trails. Usually, it takes 2 days for trekkers to reach Ghorepani from Pokhara.
5. How do I get to Ghorepani?
By private transfer and by foot, you can reach Ghorepani from Pokhara.Since Ghorepani lies beyond the reach of vehicle roads, the only way to access this captivating destination is through a foot journey starting from the Nayapul trailhead. While the specific paths may differ in trekking itineraries, even on the Poon Hill Trek, most individuals typically spend around two days traversing the scenic route from Pokhara to reach Ghorepani.
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