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.
Panch pokhari trek
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.
17 Days Itinerary Outline for Panch Pokhari Trek
Though there is no particular season as all the season are favorable for trekking to Nepal. We would suggest during atom season it would be best to travel between end of September to end of November and during spring beginning of January to April last week. Beside himalayan Nepal trek welcomes you anytime.
Accommodation is most in hospitality industry; especially during trek, accommodation plays an vital role to make the trip flexible. We Himalayan Nepal Trek being part of Hospitality industry we regard our guest as a part of Family and provide them with comfort. Therefore, we provide star level hotel in Katmandu. We respect the choice of our guest and provide service, which facilitates them. During trek though we cannot find star level hotels our guest will have beautiful lodges with twin sharing bed and also can find attach WC(bathroom) but then lodges will charge extra for it. Lodges will have wooden parketing system for making ambience warm. Overall accommodation to Everest Region trek is comfortable.
There is quotation “one cannot think well, sleep well, if one has not dined well” that is why Himalayan Nepal Focus on providing guest with best quality food. In kathmandu there can be found verities of food as there are many Chinese and continental restaurants.Beside in Thamail and Durbarmarg guest can enjoy food like Korean cuisine, Thai, Japanese, and Italian and last but not the least Nepali Dal Bhat and it goes same during trek too.
We have more then 150 staffs working together to bound our company we work together to achieve our goal. We have experienced trekking, peak climbing, expedition guides and hardworking porters, assistant guides, cook who works hard for the success of our guest’s destination.
Equipment plays vital role during trek. Without equipment, a successful trek cannot be imagined so we request our guest to carry only need able equipments, which will be carried by our potential porters. Equipments include down jacket, trouser Ti-shirt, boot, knife, walking steak, light sleeping bag, sunglass, gloves, suns cream, warm socks, head light, wind proof jacket etc. we provide our staff with their need able equipments for more information visit http://www.himalayannepaltrek.com/trekking-equipments.html
||Arrival in Kathmandu TIA (1310m) welcome by Himalayan Nepal Trek staff then Transfer to hotel on BB plan
||Sightseeing in Kathmandu ,Bhaktapur, Patan ,Swayambhunath, Boudhanath etc stay overnight at star label hotel on BB plan.
||Drive from Kathmandu to Chautara (1440m) 6/7 hrs stay at Lodge
||Trek from Chautara to Saule 5/6 hrs stay at tent
|| Saule to Kamikharka Danda 6/7 hrs stay at tent
||Kamikhara to Chyochyo Danda 5/6 hrs stay at tent
||Chyochyo Danda to Hile Bhanjyang (3800m) 5/6 hrs stay at tent
|| Hile Bhanjyang to Nasempati (3800m) 6/7 hrs stay at tent
|| Nasempati to Panch Pokhari (4050m) 6/7 hrs stay at tent
||Panch Pokhari to Gai Kharka (2530m) 6 hrs stay at tent
||Gai Kharka to Yangri (2800m) 5/6 hrs stay at tent
||Yangri to Tarke Gyang (2390m) 5/6 hrs stay at tent
|| Tarke Gyang to Sermathang (2610m) 6/7 hrs stay at Lode
||Sermathang to Malamchipul (880m) 5 ½ hrs stay at Lodge
||Malamchipul to Kathmandu by private vehicle 5 hrs stay at hotel on BB plan
|Free day in Kathmandu Valley
|| Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination
SAFTEY AND SECURITY:
Prevention is better than cure this is most famous quotation and Himalayan Nepal Trek follows it with all heart. Guest is our responsibility and we work hard to fulfill our responsibility.we take first aid kit, oxygen bag and we make emergency rescue helicopter ready in case of an emmergency.we focus on acclimatization days so that we can prevent our guest from altitude sickness. We also provide Gamow bag and satellite phone in case of Need.
Environment is where we live we care about the place we stay then why not to the place we trek. Himalayan Nepal Trek focused on keeping environment clean we practice the quotation just leave your foot prints behind. We also take part in KEP Kathmandu Environmental Education and suggest our guest to protect our environment and stop global warming.
Helping Hands are holier then praying lips. Profit orientation is not only our priority we do help the children from different places in Nepal through our profit because education leads to enlightens we help orphans and differently able people to meet their need.We are engaged in volunteering which can be also helpful to people in rural area.
Days in itinerary are always flexible. The service we provide will be according to guest desire so guest has any query can question us without hesitation. Trekking in Himalayas are always challenging there might be unexpected health problem or natural challenges In such case guest are requested to co-operate their guides.
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.