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    • Poon Hill Sunrise Trek to view the spectacular peaks of the Annapurna Himal in central Nepalwill offer you the perfect ‘first adventure’ and taste of the magnificent Himalayan trekking-worldthat Nepal offers. While not climbing higher than 3210m, the views from Poon Hill, and otherhigh ridges along this circular route, will create unforgettable memories of this fascinatingregion.Beginning at the comfortable altitude of 1100m the trail follows the ridges created by theBhurungdi Khola and takes you through terraced farmlands and bamboo forests – along withfriendly local people as they move from village to village on their daily tasks.This Poon Hill Sunrise trekking, second day passes through ancient bird-filled forests ofrhododendron, oak, maple and pine as you climb to the prosperous village of Ghorepani. Fromhere, an early morning climb to the summit of Poon Hill offers breathtaking views of some ofNepal’s highest and most dramatic peaks, including three of the world’s 14 8000m peaks:Dhaulagiri, Annapurna 1 and Manaslu.The ridges between Ghorepani and Ghandruk offer yet more views of the high peaks in additionto your experience of the green middle hills and terraced farmlands. The trail from Ghandrukback to Nayapul and your bus to Kathmandu follows the rushing Modi Khola that carries glacialwaters from the Annapurna Base Camp to the Ganges.Spring (March - May) and autumn (September - November) are the most popular seasons, but weoffer this trek throughout the year. All you need is a good pair of boots, a day pack, warmclothing, sleeping bag and camera. Our Annapurna Sunrise trek includes transport,accommodation, meals, drinking water and showers.Few people come to Nepal once: if you have enjoyed this trek, enquire about further routes thatwould suit your degree of fitness before you leave.Outline Itinerary:Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (1 300m/4 264ft). MMT staff will meet and transfer you to yourhotel.Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing and trek preparation OR: A day at leisure for your own interestsDay 03: Kathmandu – Pokhara (910m/2 986ft), 5-6 hrs driveDay 04: Pokhara – Nayapul and – Tikhedhunga (1 495m/4 905ft), 1½hrs drive, 3-4 hrs trekDay 05: Tikhedhunga – Ghorepani (2 850m/9 350ft), 5-6 hrs.Day 06: Ghorepani – Poon hill (3 210m/10 528ft) – Tadapani (2 520m/8 268ft), 6-7 hrs.
    • Day 07: Tadapani – Ghandruk (1 950m/6 398ft), 3-4 hrsDay 08: Ghandruk – Pokhara (910m/2 986ft), 5 hrs trek and 1hr driveDay 09: Pokhara – Kathmandu (1 300m/4 264ft), 5-6 hrs driveDay 10: Final Departure: Transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport and fly to your onwarddestination. "OR"Extend your holiday with a visit to Chitwan National Park – on an elephant, or a tourof Tibet or Bhutan.