Anyone for a saunter around Poon Hill?

Hi,
I’m thinking of heading to Pokhara on Dec 18th to do a 4/5 day Poon Hill trek. I’m a complete novice, and traveling alone. I’d like to trek with a few others. Don’t know whether to gather people here or book an organised trek. Suggestions welcome.

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  1. hello, I am planning a trek (nice and light one) towards the end of year say between dec 25 and dec 31, 2013. In case your plan is flexible enough for these dates please let me know. I am from India, New Delhi, 45 years. my name is parashar

  2. Hey Parashar,
    My itinerary is still in planning stage, so nothing is fixed. If I change to those dates, I’ll let you know, but I was thinking of doing Kathmandu valley that week.

  3. Hey, I can start only from 20th December latest till 1. January. I wanted to do a trek for that whole period. Maybe it is possible to combine a trek? However, i don’t know yet what I want to do and where to go. Let me know, when you are interested. I am german, 31 years old. best co

  4. I probably arrive at Pokahara the 16th or 17th. I want to do a bit of the anapurna circuit in 12 days. I’m on my own so it would be nice to start the hike and share a guide with somebody else. Let me know what you think!
    I have a bit of trekking experience but not on high altitude. I’m a Dutch girl living in Sydney (37y).

    I was looking at this itinerary (adviced by http://www.3sistersadventuretrek.com):

    Day 1
    Pokhara – Nayapul (by car)
    Nayapul – Hille

    Day 2
    Hille – Ghorepani

    Day 3
    Ghorepani – Poon Hill
    Poon Hill – Tadapani

    Day 4
    Tadapani – Ghandruk
    Explore Ghandruk, a model village of ACAP

    Day 5
    Ghandruk – Chomrong

    Day 6
    Chomrong – Dovan

    Day 7
    Dovan – Deurali

    Day 8

    Deurali – MBC

    Day 9
    MBC – ABC
    ABC – Himalaya

    Day 10
    Himalaya – Jhinu Danda (hot spring)

    Day 11
    Jhinu Danda – Tolka

    Day 12
    Tolka – Phedi
    Phedi to Pokhara by car

  5. Hi
    I am 25 yr old australian girl volunteering in kth and looking to escape the craziness of kth for a week or so. I am travelling to Pokhara tomorrow and planning to do the Annapura Base camp trip leaving the 18 or 19th dec. Am hoping to do it in a week. I have a little experience trekking in nepal as i did EBC a few week so w as planning to do this trip without a guide or porter. Let me know if you would like to sauter together. Rosie

  6. Hi
    I am 25 yr old australian girl volunteering in kth and looking to escape the craziness of kth for a week or so. I am travelling to Pokhara tomorrow and planning to do the Annapura Base camp trip leaving the 18 or 19th dec. Am hoping to do it in a week. I have a little experience trekking in nepal as i did EBC a few week so w as planning to do this trip without a guide or porter. Let me know if you would like to saunter together. Rosie

  7. Hi Rosie, I sent you an email a few days ago, maybe you didn’t get it. I’m in Pokhara now if you want to meet up…if you haven’t already left that is.
    Alan.