Annapurna Sunrise trekking is an easy walk through the countryside with rhododendron forests and cultural villages. This is a colorful short trip to the Annapurna region with amazing scenery of mountains. Poon Hill (3210m) is the highest elevation of the entire trip, where you ha have a magnificent panoramic view during sunrise and rise.
The Annapurna Sunrise trek reveals some of the best views and is considered by many as the best viewpoint in the entire Annapurna Area. For most of the trip, you have spectacular mountain scenery, crossing through charming villages inhabited by the Magar, Gurung, and Bahun, Kshtrai communities. The people here are very friendly with a lot of humor sense and great hospitality for the guest. So, you can feel like in your home with family, after these people behave, even if you are a long-range of your country. For the most part, the trail goes through incredibly dense forests of rhododendron and deep subtropical valleys with the sound of birds, and sometimes can see dear and monkeys. If you visit during spring, the jungle looks colorful with rhododendron and magnolia blooming. The trail looks red carpet paved while dropping the flower on, you may feel someone is welcoming for some supreme person. You can’t imagine the magnificence of the sunrise splendid from Poon Hill that you will witness here, which illuminates the peaks of the entire range, leaving you enthralled. The additional presence of rice terraces completes the picture making it a photographer's paradise. At the climax, the sun touches the snow-capped summits of the Himalayan giants, Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Annapurna I (8,091m), Machhapuchhre, and a network of other peaks appear like magic.
5 Days Annapurna Sunrise trek starts from Ulleri through Nayapul, Birethanti, and Hile after a 2 to 3 hours drive from Pokhara. Then goes through the Banthanti, Ghorepani, Tadapani, Natural Hot Spring at Jhinudandak Landruk village, Tolka, Pothana, Australian Camp, Dhampus, and back to Pokhara from Phedi making a short loop of Annapurna. We at “Nepal Mother House Treks” offer Annapurna sunrise trek itineraries in shorter and longer versions as per our client’s desires and holiday schedules. We run this trip year-round employing only experienced guides. However, the best time is the beginning of September to mid-November and March to mid-May.