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Panch Pokhari Trek is the spiritual journey to the remote Panch Pokhari Lake. There are a collection of five adjacent lakes in this region which gives it the name of Panch Pokhari meaning Five Lakes. A great fare is organized each year on Janai Purnima (month of August) in this lake during which devotees from Nepal, Tibet and India visit this pilgrimage site for cleansing sin that they had committed.
Panchpokhari lies in the least crowded area. The trekking route progresses through pretty Tamang villages and forest of blooming rhododendrons, pine and oaks. Find yourself in the sheer wilderness from where you can get unobstructed views of Jugal Mountain Range including Dorje Lakpa Peak (6966m), Phurbi Gyachu Peak (6637m) and Madiya Peak (6257m). Witness the primitive life in Tamang villages, explore the rich biodiversity of the region, get close-up views of glaciated peaks and awaken the spiritual feeling in you.
Himalayan Nepal Trek organizes Panchpokhari Trek itinerary as 17-days package. After driving from Kathmandu, Panch Pokhari Trek starts from Chautara. Move through the tea houses and rhododendron forests to Thulo Okhareni. Move further through the forest populated with diverse wildlife to arrive at Kami Kharka. Enjoy the views of Langtang Lirung Mountain, Dorje Lakpa Mountain and other peaks and mountains and walk through Pauwa Bas to Hile Bhanjyang. Move further to Nasim Pati to Patibas. Follow the steep trail to Panch Pokhari. Get finest views of Jugal Himal Range, Rolwaling Mountain Range, Kanchenjunga Mountain and Makalu Mountain and take the returning trail through Yangri to Tarkegyang. Arrive at Melamchi Pul from Sermathang and drive back to Kathmandu. Contact us soon for best deals on Panchpokhari Trek cost.

Itinerary Outline:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu TIA (1310m) welcome by Himalayan Nepal Trek staff then  Transfer to hotel on BB plan
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu , Bhaktapur, Patan ,Swayambhunath, Boudhanath etc stay overnight at star label hotel on BB plan.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Chautara (1440m) 6/7 hrs stay at Lodge
Day 04: Trek from Chautara to Saule 5/6 hrs stay at tent
Day 05: Saule to Kamikharka Danda 6/7 hrs stay at tent
Day 06: Kamikhara to Chyochyo Danda 5/6 hrs stay at tent
Day 07: Chyochyo Danda to Hile Bhanjyang (3800m) 5/6 hrs stay at tent
Day 08: Hile Bhanjyang to Nasempati (3800m) 6/7 hrs stay at tent
Day 09: Nasempati to Panch Pokhari (4050m) 6/7 hrs stay at tent
Day 10: Panch Pokhari to Gai Kharka (2530m) 6 hrs stay at tent
Day 11: Gai Kharka to Yangri (2800m) 5/6 hrs stay at tent
Day 12: Yangri to Tarke Gyang (2390m) 5/6 hrs stay at tent
Day 13: Tarke Gyang to Sermathang (2610m) 6/7 hrs stay at Lode
Day 14: Sermathang to Malamchipul (880m) 5 ½ hrs stay at Lodge
Day 15: Malamchipul to Kathmandu by private vehicle 5 hrs stay at hotel on BB plan
Day 16: Free Day in Kathmandu, farewell dinner with Typical Nepali culture.
Day 17: Departure!!!
 
 

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1310m), Transfer to hotel
Once you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, you will proceed through custom and visa formalities and then representative from Himalayan Nepal Trek Pvt. Ltd. will receive you. You will be transferred to the luxurious hotel in Kathmandu with Bed and Breakfast plan. You will get briefing regarding your trek package and then enjoy the delicious meal before spending your night in a hotel. 

Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing
Early in the morning, meet with staffs and get trip briefing from the guide. You will be provided with half day Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour during which you will visit UNESCO enlisted cultural heritage sites of Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, Boudhanath and Pashupatinath. Drive to Bhaktapur Durbar Square and enjoy the views of 55- window palace, Golden Gate, Nyatapol Temple and Pottery Square and return to hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Chautara (1440m)
Leave Kathmandu early in the morning. Chautara is located 328km northeast of Kathmandu. Follow the scenic road for 5hrs and reach Chautara. This is the Headquarter of Sindhupalchowk district. Stay overnight at Chautara. 

Day 04: Trek from Chautara to Saule
Panchpokhari trek begins from Chautara. We will pass through few tea houses to Saule which is the pretty tiny village of Tamang ethnics. Cross the river over the bridge and follow the ascending trail to Saule. Get the views of Gaurishankar Mountain, Dorjelakpa Mountain and other peaks and mountains. 

Day 05: Saule to Kamikharka Danda
Leave Saule early in the morning and follow the ascending trail through the blooming forested ridge. Crossing the forest of pine and blooming rhododendrons, climb to the top of hill. Enjoy the awe-inspiring views of Jugal Mountain Range, Gaurishankar Mountain and Dorje Lakpa Mountain. Following the ascending trail, we will arrive at pasture land of Kamikharka Hill.

Day 06: Kamikhara to Chyochyo Danda
Walk through the pasture land of Kami kharka. It is going to be easy trek as we will be following the plain land. 3 hours of trek through forest will take us to Chyochyo Danda. We will reach to the top of Chyochyo hill for panoramic views of surrounding mountains.    

Day 07: Chyochyo Danda to Hile Bhanjyang (3800m)
Brief descend from the hill will take us to river. From river, we will follow the climbing trail. Walk through forest of bamboo and rhododendron to the top of small pass known as Hilebhanjyang. There is a small settlement at the top of Hile Bhanjyang. We can get fascinating views of river valley from Hilebhanjyang. 

Day 08: Hile Bhanjyang to Nasempati (3800m)
After taking breakfast early in the morning, we will follow the ascending trail through the forest of oak and pine. Several local birds like Kalij and other birds can be seen throughout the way. Exiting from the forest, we will arrive at the savanna land from where we can get unobstructed views of Jugal Mountain Range and Gaurishankar Mountain.

Day 09: Nasempati to Panch Pokhari (4050m)
An easy walk from Nasempati will take us to Panch Pokhari. This is a pond that is sacred to Hindu, Buddhists and Shamans. Panchpokhari translates as the collection of five lakes. There are five lakes which lies close to each other. We can get views of Jugal Himal Range, Rolwaling Mountain Range ad Gosaikunda from Panchpokhari. Great fare is organized at Panchpokhari in August. 

Day 10: Panch Pokhari to Gai Kharka (2530m)
Follow the descending trail from Panch Pokhari and cross the forest of pine, bamboo and juniper. 5hrs of trek from Panchpokhari will take us to Gai Kharka where we can see Himalayan cattle grazing in the area.

Day 11: Gai Kharka to Yangri (2800m)
Move across the meadow of Gai Kharka and climb through the path decorated with prayer flags and chortens to Yangri. This is the small pretty village of Tamang ethnics. Stay overnight at Yangri.   

Day 12: Yangri to Tarke Gyang (2390m)
Early in the morning, reach to the nearby ridge for mountain views and surrounding. Follow the escalating path from Yangri and walk across the forest area to the large settlement of Tarkegyang. Stay overnight at Tarkegyang.

Day 13: Tarke Gyang to Sermathang (2610m)
Walk through the wide valleys and big and small Sherpa settlements and climb through the forest area to Sermathang. Sermathang is one of the major villages in Helambu region.  

Day 14: Sermathang to Malamchipul (880m)
Lower down from Sermathang to Melamchi River. Freshen up at the sparkling cool water from Melamchi River and walk to the Melamchipul. Stay overnight at Melamchipul.   

Day 15: Malamchipul to Kathmandu by private vehicle
Drive for 5hrs and we will reach Kathmandu. The trail progresses through rough road at Lamidanda to Kathmandu. Stay overnight in a hotel at Kathmandu.

Day 16: Free Day in Kathmandu, farewell dinner with Typical Nepali culture.
You can spend the day on your own. Go for shopping in Thamel or you can also choose any of the day tour packages. Farewell dinner will be served in the evening with typical Nepali culture.

Day 17: Departure!!!
After last minute preparation, you will be accompanied to Tribhuvan International Airport 3hours before the scheduled flight. Safe Journey!!! After brief descent, we will reach Indrawati River. Walking along Indrawati River, we will proceed through crop fields to Dhap which is the Tamang Village. We will stay overnight at Dhap.
 
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Cost Include:
  • Airport Pick-up and drop off
  • Entry Permit Fee for Langtang National Park
  • Trekking guide, porters and other staffs
  • All ground transportation
  • Three board meals (B.L.D.) during trekking
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management Systems)
  • All government tax



Cost Exclude:
  • Trekking equipment
  • Personal expenses

Trip's Quick Facts

Duration: 17 Days
Accomodation: Camping and Lodge
Altitude Height : 4050 M.
Seasons : October- November and March- April
Type: Clasic
Activities : Trekking
No. of Pax : 2 to above
Starts From : Chautara
Ends at : Malamchipul

Trip Highlights

 

Panch Pokhari Trek is the spiritual journey to the remote Panch Pokhari Lake. There are a collection of five adjacent lakes in this region which gives it the name of Panch Pokhari meaning Five Lakes. A great fare is organized each year on Janai Purnima (month of August) in this lake during which devotees from Nepal, Tibet and India visit this pilgrimage site for cleansing sin that they had committed.

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