Treks from Pokhara are both short and long, easy and difficult depending on one’s interests and time availability.
Pokhara is the gateway to Annapurna trekking region as almost all Annapurna treks start and end in Pokhara. Short treks from Pokhara include Poonhill trek, Panchase trek, Dhampus trek, Ghandruk trek, Australian Camp trek, Mohare Danda trek etc.
Short treks around Pokhara combine culture, nature and adventure.
All of these treks are suitable for trekkers of all age groups and physical ability. Families and solo trekkers can also join these treks on the spot without the need to book in advance. The best season approach from Pokhara is either Spring (Mar-May) or Autumn (Sep-Nov) though they can be done all year round. These treks do not take you to extreme altitude thus avoiding the need for acclimatization.
Here is the list of some popular treks from Pokahra.
- Poon Hill Trek 3 days 2 nights
- Mohare Danda Trek
- Khopra Danda Trek
- Gurung Hill Trek
- Ghorepani Poonhill Trek 4 days 3 nights
- Dhampus Trek
- Australian Camp Trek
- Panchase Trek
- Ghandruk Trek
- Annapurna Base Camp Trek
- Mardi Himal Trek 6 days
- Mardi Himal Trek 5 days
- Mardi Himal Trek 4 days