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Once is not Enough - Naturally Nepal

Panch Pokhari Trekking - 16 Days

Panch Pokhari TrekkingPanch Pokhari means the group of five holy ponds/lakes. this is just northeast of Kathmandu toward snow wall. the beautiful Himalayan view with distinct culture is the most attraction of this trekking. During the rest of our 12 days trip, you will observe the different ways of life, culture and come in contact with the people in the small village, passing through the dense forestations and meadows. The top of Panch Pokhara offers an excellent view of Jugal Himal, Rolwaling Himalayan range and Gosaikunda.

On this trek you see Buddhist monastries, pass through Tamang and Sherpa villages to reach the sacred site of the five glacial lake of Panch Pokhari at 4100 mtrs. This is a remote and unfrequented region despite the excellent views of the eastern Himalayan chin known as Jugal Himal which include the peaks of Dorje Lakpa and Phurbi Ghychu and its proximity to Kathmandu.

Maximum Elevation: 4100 mtrs.

Trek Duration: 12 Days

Mode of Operation: Camping

Season: Mar, Apr, May, Jun-Sept, Oct, Nov, Dec.

Trip Grade: Moderate

Group size: Minimum; 2 people to Maximum: 12 peoples

Panch Pokhari Trekking Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Chautara; (4 hrs.); 1200 mtrs.

Day 02: Trek from Chautara to Phusre; (4-5 hrs.); 2045 mtrs.

Day 03: Trek from Phusre to Kami Kharka; (5 hrs.); 2845 mtrs.

Day 04: Trek from Kami Kharka to Pauwa Bas; (5 hrs.); 3000 mtrs.

Day 05: Trek from Pauwa Bas to Hille Bhanjyang; (5 hrs.); 3400 mtrs.

Day 06: Trek from Hille Bhanjyang to Nasimpati; (5 hrs.); 3700 mtrs.

Day 07: Trek from Nasimpati to Panch Pokhari; (3 hrs.); 4100mtrs.

Day 08: Trek from Panch Pokhari to Nasimpati; (5 hrs.); 3700 mtrs.

Day 09: Trek from Nasimpati to Dukang; (5 hrs.); 2100 mtrs.

Day 10: Trek from Dukang to Dhap; (4-5 hrs.); 1200 mtrs.

Day 11: Trek from Dhap to Melamchi; (4-5 hrs.); 800 mtrs.

Day 12: Drive from Melamchi Bazzar to Kathmandu.

(Note: This is full trip Itinerary, If anyone interested for the half trip after arrival in Nepal, we can arrange half trip itinerary also)

Trip Cost Includes

  • All airport/Hotel transfers
  • 3 star level Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner.
  • All lodging and fooding during the trek.
  • A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and entrance fees.
  • Domestic flights and Airport taxes.
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide, Assistant trek guide and Porters to carry luggage (2 Trekkers:1 porter ) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • All necessary paper work and Trekking permits or National park permit, TIMS Card)
  • All government and local taxes if necessary.

Trip Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa fee.
  • International Airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, Late departure, Early return from mountain (Due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Lunch and Evening meals in Kathmandu (And also in the case of early return from mountain than the scheduled itinerary).
  • Travel and Rescue insurance.
  • Personal expenses (Phone Calls, Laundry, Bar bills during the trekking, Battery recharge, Extra porters, Bottle or Boiled water, Shower etc).
  • Tips for Guides and Porters.