Poon Hill yoga trek provides a wonderful opportunity to witness the beauty of the Annapurna range and the hidden treasures of Nepalese culture.
This program will help you practice integration of the principles of Yoga into daily life With magnificent views of snow-capped Himalayas, glaciers. The benefit of joining this program is that it supports and encourages the deep transformation processes.
This adventure journey passes through many tourist hotspots, icy waterfalls which are very pleasant.
Introducing hatha yoga and meditation with trekking experience allows for a wealthier gratefulness of the physical and mental body. The combination of yoga and Poon Hill trek creates a more fulfilling physical exercise while strengthening and opening the mind for greater relaxation and awareness all within the attractive natural environment.
This program is open for all experience levels and is a unique chance for those interested in the strengthening of the body, mind and emotion.
This may be the short yoga holiday you have always wished for and will be an opportunity for you to explore Nepali lifestyle and the secret to happiness.
Main highlights :👁 Adorable landscapes
👁 Enchanting environment / trails
👁 Gaze at stunning views of Himalayas
👁 Flavorful Nepalese meals
👁 Different Nepali culture and ethnic group
👁 Diverse flora and fauna
👁 Numerous perennial rivers and suspension bridges
👁 Spectacular sunrise and sunset views over High Himalayas
👁 Face to face yoga & meditation with great Himalayas
👁 Self transformation with yoga & meditation
Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu
We will welcome you in the airport and transfer to the center, discuss the program, proceed for the government paperwork, overnight stay in the centre.
Day 02 : Transfer to Pokhara (910m)
Drive to Pokhara in the morning in availalbe standard micro bus or tourist bus (4-5 hours). This bus ride passes through the hilly winding road along with the Trishuli River having the great view of rivers, forest and terraced fields, overnight stay in Pokhara.
Day 03 : Pokhara - Tikhedhunga (1525m) 3-4hrsTotal walking distance - 12 km
You will drive to Nayapul (a small market place where you can buy anything from grocery to trekking gears to medicines and tiger balms) from Pokhara and then trek to Tikhedhunga. You will wakeup in the morning then have tea & breakfast. After breakfast we will take a private car drive to Nayapul (50KM) which may take around 90 minutes from where we will start our trek towards Tikhedhunga. This very first day is relatuvely easy than upcoming trekking days. You will hike through green pastures, gurgling water streams and charming villages & few towns to reach Tikhedhunga. You will have nice lunch on the way. Evening yoga, relaxation & overnight in Tikhedhunga.
Day 04 : Tikhedhunga - Banthanti (2130m) 4-5hrs
After tea, yoga and Breakfast in the morning; we start our Trek towards Banthanti. On the way, we cross a stream on a suspension bridge. Trek to a Magar Village which is called Ulleri. Above the village where the trail climbs gently through the cultivated fields, rhododendron and oak forests then stop at Nangethanti for lunch and short rest. After lunch we will start walking towards Banthanti through the beautiful forest. Evening yoga, relaxation & sleep in Banthanti.
Day 05 : Banthanti - Ghorepani (2850m) 4-5hrs
Wake up in the morning, you will get a tea and then join for the yoga class. You will be served breakfast then we start our hiking towards Ghorepani, exploring the local culture, landscapes & mountains. Evening yoga, relaxation, dinner and overnight in Ghorepani.
Day 06 : Ghorepani - Poon Hill (3210m) - Tadapani 6-7hrs
Wake up early in the morning then an hour hike to Poon Hill. Where you can enjoy Panoramic Mountain Views & beautiful Sunrise View from the eyes of your mind. Then we Trek down to Ghorepani and have Breakfast then start our Trek to Tadapani, meaning far water supply in this village from long distance. The trail climbs along ridges and through pine and rhododendron forests to Deurali. Then descend to reach Banthanti and reach Tadapani, do yoga in the evening. Overnight in the tourist lodge.
Day 07 : Tadapani (2630m) - Ghandruk (2000m) 4-5hrs - Pokhara
Wake up in the morning and practice yoga. After yoga we have breakfast. Then our trek continues towards Ghandruk. After walking around 4 hours we reach Ghandruk, Gurung village which is the most interesting tribal Gurung village in Nepal, which provides Gorkha soldiers. It has excellent close-up views of Annapurna South and Fishtail Himalayas. After lunch, We drive back to Pokhara via Nayapul. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 08 : Departure
You can leave for your next destination in the morning after breakfast.
Already in Pokhara ?
If you are already in Pokhara, please let us know your location and then we will meet you up, do paper works and start the course.