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KHOPRA RIDGE AND POON HILL TREK

Khopra Ridge and poon hill Trek is the most popular and easiest trek in the Annapurna region. it’s doesn’t require any experience in trekking. Khopra Ridge (3,635m)  lies under the greatest Annapurna Himalayan Range. The area is famous for fascinating traditional villages and is inhabited by ethnic communities. The trail with rhododendron forests, forests full of birds, and deep sub-tropical valleys, are all set below the Annapurna mountain. This magnificent trek is possible all year round. where we never take our eyes off the high peaks. We follow the classic “balcony of the Annapurna circuit trek.

khopra ridge and poon hill trek, our journey start from the mid-temperate region of the wooded hills with Gurung and Magar villages. we will visit the beautiful Gurung village Ghandruk. Then, we branch off to reach two incredible balconies close to the Annapurna and the Dhaulagiri. Through, the trail to Tadapani, ishara dobato, chisitabung, and khopra. Additionally, we will hike the sacred lake of Khayer  (4827m). Trek is a new discover trekking trail in the Annapurna region. It is located on the foot of Annapurna Himal.

When we return back to Pokhara,  we follow the main trail of Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek . one of the most famous panoramas in the Annapurna area.  Also, we have an alternative trekking route to head down to Tatopani from Khopra ridge.  Which lies on the way to Jomsom Muktinath’s upper mustang trek. It is possible to the khopra and Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek throughout the year. But the months of March to May and from October or November are the most popular for trekking seasons.