Panch pokhari (5 lakes) is a Hindus religious place. Panch pokhari is named after 5 holy ponds, where the trekkers can see a sheet metal enclosed shrine to Shiva and the two metal roofted houses. This is just northeast of Kathmandu towards the snow wall. The beautiful Himalayan view and pristine nature with distinct culture is the most attraction of the trek. The trek starts from 1400 meters ...See more
Panch pokhari (5 lakes) is a Hindus religious place. Panch pokhari is named after 5 holy ponds, where the trekkers can see a sheet metal enclosed shrine to Shiva and the two metal roofted houses. This is just northeast of Kathmandu towards the snow wall. The beautiful Himalayan view and pristine nature with distinct culture is the most attraction of the trek. The trek starts from 1400 meters and goes up to 4000 meters at Panch pokhari, a seldom visited pilgrimage site and ends at the Tibetan border "Tatopani". The top of Panch pokhari trekking offers an excellent view of Jugal himal range, Rolwaling range, Gosainkunda etc. Panch pokhari trekking offers an ideal and interesting journey which gives the experience of lifetime.
- Rewarding views of the Gauri Shankar, Dorje Lakpa, Jugal & Rolwaling Himalayan Range and surrounding peaks
- Trekking adventure through insightful Brahman villages
- Sightseeing around UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu
- Spectacular sunrise views from panch Pokhari over the Himalayas
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1350m, Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu by drive to Chautara (1200m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 03: Chautara trek to Phusre (2045m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 04: Phurse trek to Kami kharka (2845m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 05: Kami Kharka trek to Pauwa Bas (3000m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 06: Pauwa Bas trek to Hille Bhanjyang (3400m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 07: Hille Bhanjyang trek to Nasim Pati (3700m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 08: Nasim Pati trek to Panch pokhari (five lakes) (4100m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 09: Panch pokhari trek to Nasimpati (3700m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 10: Nasimpati trek to Dukang (2100m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 11: Dukang trek to Dhap (1200 m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 12: Dukang trek to Dhap (1200 m). Overnight at tented camp.
Day 13: Melamchipul bazaar - drive back to Kathmandu. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
Day 14: Sightseeing of Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15: Eco Trip Nepal representative will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward destination.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m,
Eco Trip Nepal representative will transfer to hotel, Panch Pokhari trekking briefing with officially arrangements. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
- Airport transfers
- 3 night’s comfort hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
- 11 nights 12 days Panch Pokhari trek full board basis
- All meals and accommodation in lodge, during the trek on full board basis
- Service of trek guide, sherpa and Porter assistants
- Accident and evacuation insurance for staffs and porters
- Transportation by private vehicle
- Entrance fees, necessary permits
- Local guide and representative throughout the tour
- Cell phone during tour/trek with free calls to emergency hot line
- All meals marked as included in the itinerary
- Nepal Visa fee $ 35 (obtained at the airport immigration upon arrival – bring exact USD cash and two passport photographs)
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu
- Excess baggage charges
- Emergency evacuation and oxygen cost, and medical-box
- Alcoholic and bottled beverage, laundry, and tips
- Expenses due to flight delay, sickness other contingencies
- Extra night in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any unforeseen reason)
- Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from Mountain)
- Travel and rescue insurance
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What makes this trip different?
Eco Trip Nepal has been working hand to hand with nonprofit social organization SWAN Nepal (Social Welfare Association of Nepal) from its initial years. We provide continuous support to SWAN financially as well as by organizing charity and volunteering tours in the remote village of Baglung district. Organizing your holiday through Eco Trip Nepal will not only provide the chance to explore the natural grandeur of Himalayan country Nepal but also you will be playing a vital role in bringing positive changes in the lives of local community.
Financial support to direct beneficiaries: In all our programs, we strive to ensure that we only use local operators and try to source all provisions from local businesses, so you can be sure that some part of the money paid to us for arranging your holiday goes to the needy people of Nepal. The money you pay for touring and trekking through Eco Trip Nepal directly benefits the local people through SWAN as we provide them certain percentage of our profits from each and every trip on regular basis. Our guests experience true satisfaction together with enjoyment from Nepal holiday.
Local development through tourism: Eco Trip Nepal along with SWAN has been working together in discovering new routes, making plans into action and constantly working on how it can positively impact on local community development through tourism. In this way we have developed the Eco-tourism Project which focuses to flourish local tourism preservation of nature and cultural heritages.
Community Tourism: We help experience the best of Nepal through the eyes of the local Nepalese community. We enhance community based tourism to help our guests discover local habitats and wildlife; celebrate and respect traditional cultures, rituals and wisdom. In this way community will be aware of the commercial and social value placed on their natural and cultural heritage through tourism, and this will promote community based management of these resources.
For more details, visit SWAN Nepal's website www.swannepal.org