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Panch Pokhari Trekking - 15 Days

Panch Pokhari Trekking

Panch Pokhari Trekking named after the five holy lake situated at the height of 4,100m in the northwest of Kathmandu lying adjacent to Tibet border. The route encompasses beautiful mountains, terraced slopes, village settled by people of diverse range of ethnic group like Tamangs, Newars, Sherpas, Brahmins, Chettris and Gurungs.. This sacred lake placed in the lap of Jugal Himal offers the spectacular Mountain View, culturally rich villages and thrilling adventure. This place is visited by religious pilgrims during the festival of Janaipurnima which occurs during the month of August. This pilgrim destination is visited not only by Hindus but also by Buddhists. Our trek to this sacred place kick starts from Chautara (1,450m) the districts headquarter of Sindhupalchowk district. Trekking to Panchpokhari is new trekking trial and most part of trial is free from Human settlement. The rare climatic condition and different topographic condition makes this place a must visit.

On the first day of our trek we will follow the culturally rich villages, mind blowing scenic beauty watching the awe inspiring mountain vista. We too will get a chance to experience true rural life and our guide will give information about trekking, altitude sickness and highlights of the trek. Panch pokhari itself offers the spectacular panorama of Jugal Himal range, Rolwaling range, Gosainkunda etc. Extravagant Mountain View, pristine nature and distinct dynamic culture adds spices to this holy destination.

Panch Pokhari Trekking named after the five holy lake situated at the height of 4,100m in the northwest of Kathmandu lying adjacent to Tibet border. The route encompasses beautiful mountains, terraced slopes, village settled by people of diverse range of ethnic group like Tamangs, Newars, Sherpas, Brahmins, Chettris and Gurungs.. This sacred lake placed in the lap of Jugal Himal offers the spectacular Mountain View, culturally rich villages and thrilling adventure. This place is visited by religious pilgrims during the festival of Janaipurnima which occurs during the month of August. This pilgrim destination is visited not only by Hindus but also by Buddhists. Our trek to this sacred place kick starts from Chautara (1,450m) the districts headquarter of Sindhupalchowk district. Trekking to Panchpokhari is new trekking trial and most part of trial is free from Human settlement. The rare climatic condition and different topographic condition makes this place a must visit.

On the first day of our trek we will follow the culturally rich villages, mind blowing scenic beauty watching the awe inspiring mountain vista. We too will get a chance to experience true rural life and our guide will give information about trekking, altitude sickness and highlights of the trek. Panch pokhari itself offers the spectacular panorama of Jugal Himal range, Rolwaling range, Gosainkunda etc. Extravagant Mountain View, pristine nature and distinct dynamic culture adds spices to this holy destination.

Day 1
Arrival to TIA airport. Pick up from there then check in to hotel in Kathmandu Upon arrival in Kathmandu.

Our team member will be waiting outside the airport terminal a few meters from the exit door. Please check your name at Showcard. He will bring you to hotel in Kathmandu. The drive from the airport to the hotel is around 20 minutes.After refreshment, we will brief your plan more visibly

Day 2
Free day in Kathmandu (1360m) or self sightseeing tour (option are)

Swoyambhunath ( Monkey temple)

This is one of the world’s most glorious Buddhist Chaityas. It is said to be 2,000 years old. Painted on the four sides of the spire’s base are the all seeing eyes of Lord Budhha. It is 3Km west of Kathmandu city and it situated on a hillock about 77 m commands an excellent view of the Valley. This stupa is the oldest of its kind in Nepal . It was listed in the UNSCO world Heritage Monument List in 1979.

Boudhanath Stupa

Boudhanath Stupa (or Bodnath Stupa) is the largest stupa in Nepal and the holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet . It is the center of Tibetan culture in Kathmandu and rich in Buddhist symbolism. The stupa is located in the town of Boudha , on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu .

Pashupatinath Temple

Situated 5km east of kathamandu, the temple of Lord Shiva , Pashupatinath, with two tired golden roof and silver door is considered one of the holiest for Hindus. Although only Hindus are allowed inside the temple, visitors can clearly see the temple and the activites performed in the Temple premises from the eastern bank of the Bagmati river. The Temple was listed in the UNESCO world heritage Monument List in 1979

Day 3
Kathmandu to Chautara (1215m)

Drive from Kathmandu to Chautara,it takes 5/6 hours.

Day 4
Trek to Phurse (2035m)

Trek from Chautara to Phurse, Walking hour about 5 and half hour. We will walking through the many villages,farming terraces, some green hills and marvelous mountain views of Gaurishankar, Dorje Lakpa. the trails go quite way upto Phurse. Phurse is a pasture where people from villages bring their domestic animals for grazing and it is a small village mainly occupied by Tamang. Overnight in the Camp.

Day 5
Trek to Kami Kharka( 2845m)

Walking hour about 5/6 hours. We will through the forest covered with Oak, Pine,rhododendron and other natural vegetation, We will walk mostly up hill till Kami Kharka,on the way we can enjoy the impressive views of Gaurishankar, Dorje Lakpa and Jugal Himal range. Overnight at Camp.

Day 6
Trek to Pauwa Bas (3025m.)

walking hour about 5/6 hours. We will walking throuth the forest which covered with rhododendron, Oak,Pine, Juniper& other natural vegetation, we will reach in Phurwa Bas which is a shelter for the local pilgrims. mostly walk up hills. Overnight at Camp.

Day 7
Trek to Hille Bhanjyang (3435m.)

Walking hour approximately 5/6hours. The route up to Hille Bhanjyang goes uphill passing through forests enriched with bamboo, pine, oak, rhododendron and alpine vegetation. Hille Bhanjyang is a ridge from where we will see the superb views of waterfall, river basin and village at a far distance. Overnight at Camp.

Day 8
Trek to Nasim Pati (3715m.)

Walking hour about 4 /5and hours.we will walk uphill until we reach to Nasim Pati. in route, we encounter forests with views of Jugal Himal range, Gaurishankar, mountain deer ,Danfe, National bird of Nepal . Overnight at Camp.

Day 9
Trek to Panch Pokhari (4110m.)

Walking hour approximately 4/5 hours. The route is steeply ascent passing through Lauribinayak Pass to Panch Pokhari. On the way, we are amazed to see the alpine vegetation and rocky mountains, wild life and villages at a far distance. Panch Pokhari is the major point of the trek. Five lakes are called PanchPokhari in Nepali. There are interesting festivals in August called Janaipurnima. Many Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimages gather here. The top of Panch Pokhari (5 lakes) offers an admirable view of Jugal Himal range, Rolwaling range, Gosainkunda Overnight at Camp.

Day 10
Trek to Nasim Pati (3725m.)

Warking hours approximately 3/4hours. While trekking back move through steeply descent path passing Lauribinayak Pass. The forests we encounter are quite rich in alpine vegetation. Overnight at Camp.

Day 11
Trek to Dukhang (2100m.)

Walking hour approximately about 5/6 hours.The trail goes down passing through forests covered with bamboos, rhododendron, pine, oak, juniper and other natural vegetation.We will see Himalayan deer, white monkey and many others if we are lucky. Before we reach Dukhang, we come across chortens , prayer flags fluttering in the breeze. Dukhang is a tiny village mainly occupied by Tamang, Sherpa people. Overnight at Camp.

Day 12
Trek to Dhap (1200m.)

Walking hour approximately about 5/6 hours. After crossing Dukhang, we follow the descent path to reach Dhap. We walk along the bank of Indrawati river with wonderful views of farming terraces, human settlements, green hills and different activities of local people Overnight at Camp.

Day 13
Trek to Melamchi Bazaar (800m.)

Walking hour approximately about 5/6 hours. The trail goes along the Indrawati River passing through different villages, farming terraces, hydro electricity project on the way to Tipini and vehicles carrying passengers and goods. Overnight guest house.

Day 14
Drive Back to Kathmandu (1300m.)

Drive to Kathmandu which takes about five hours.

Day 15
Drive to Kathmandu which takes about five hours.

It is finally time to bid farewell to this amazing country. Our representative will transfer you to the airport from where you will catch your flight. Bid goodbye to this beautiful nation as you fly to your next destination

Price Includes

  • Airport Pickup and Drop by private transport
  • All the trekking transfer by local bus (private transport will cost extra)
  • 1 nights hotel in Kathmandu at tourist standard hotel ( centrally located, attach bathroom, hot and cold shower)
  • Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during trekking period.
  • Best available accommodations during the trek in Teahouse/tent camp.
  • TIMS CARD (Trekking Information Management System) - ( we need two photos each for permit
  • Kathmandu-Chautara – Kathmandu local bus
  • All the camping equipment such as sleeping tent, Dinning tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, sleeping mattress, Sleeping Bag and necessary Kitchen Equipment etc.)
  • An experience trekking guide (trained by Ministry of tourism), trekking cook, kitchen helper, Sherpa
  • Necessary number of porter’s their meal /accommodation / transportation / salary / insurance / equipment’s are included in price.
  • Trekking poles, sleeping bag/duffle bag (we provide these if necessary).
  • Trekking Maps
  • Rubbish Disposal
  • Our Service Charge and Government Taxes

Price Exclude

  • All meals in Kathmandu
  • Extra nights hotel stay in Kathmandu.
  • Tips to guides and support staff.
  • Additional costs in case of emergency (You must have adequate travel insurance to cover any kind of emergencies, such as ground transportation & Heli recue/medical/hospitalization. Medical etc).
  • Your International flight ticket airfare
  • Energetic chocolate/energy drinks/alcohol/mineral water/cigarettes/packing food snacks etc
  • Additional medication for altitude sickness (Acetazolamide etc).
  • Personal expenses and any other unforeseen expenses, such as Laundry/WIFI on trek/phone call
  • Personal trekking equipment.
  • Nepal entry visa fees which can get up on your arrival in Kathmandu airport
  • Sightseeing tour and All the entrance fees of temple in Kathmandu
  • Services not mentioned herein

Permit & Entry Fees:

It is compulsory to pay Everest National Park entry fee and TIMS card to trek in this area.

Medical Support:

An emergency first aid kit is carried by the support staff at all times.

Accommodation and meals:

During tea house treks our guests pay for their food (breakfast/lunch/dinner) at the lodge while we provide guides/accommodation/necessary permit and transportation. It can be USD $25 per person each day for food (Lunch/dinner/breakfast)

Water:

Mineral waters are available at all stops during tea house treks. You can also use tap water if you choose to use water purification tablets.

Travel Insurance:

Travel Insurance is mandatory for all clients who choose to trek or climb with us. The insurance should cover you in case of emergencies like accidents, altitude sickness and ambulance and helicopter rescue charges if required. Please carry a copy of your insurance papers while travelling in Nepal and do send us a copy as well. This will help us in making all the necessary arrangements in case of any sort of emergencies.

Best Season for Everest Panorama View Trek

  • Spring : March – May
  • Summer: June – August
  • Autumn: September – November
  • Winter: December – February

While there are no seasonal constraints on traveling to Nepal, different regions are best visited in different seasons. Once you inquire about any trekking itinerary we’ll email you regarding the best season for that particular trek.

Check-list of personal equipment:

  • Good standard trekking boots
  • Camping shoes/thongs
  • Socks-polypropylene
  • Down Jacket
  • Fleece
  • T-shirts
  • Trekking trousers
  • Shorts (both casual and for treks)
  • Swim wear
  • Sun Hat
  • Woollen Hat
  • Nylon Windbreaker
  • Gloves
  • Gaters
  • Strong Rucksack
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Water Bottle
  • Torch/headlamp (with spare batteries)
  • Toiletries/soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Sun block
  • Travel Towel
  • Wet-wipes
  • Medication (cough medicine, throat soothers, water purification tablets)
  • Sunglasses
  • Binoculars
  • Camera & lenses
  • Memory cards
  • GPS Tracking Units may be helpful
  • Altimeter
  • Compass
  • Book/music player/pack of cards
  • Padlock
  • A plastic bag for waste
  • Energy/snack bars

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