Panchpokhari Trek

Panch Pokhari Trek

Panch Pokhari, literally meaning five lakes is one of the nine most famous glaciers of the world. Five small ponds group to form a beautiful lake at the altitude of 4060 m. A historic Palace, built 178 years ago by Ranabir Singh Thapa is also a monumental stop during the trek. Besides various cultural escapes of Tamang, Sherpa and Yalmo community will keep the trek lively. The route is aided by mountains. Dorje, Lakpa, GauriShankhar and many other mountains can be viewed closely. It’s a pilgrimage. Every year a festival is held around this lake along with five other lakes in the full moon day of August. This destination is also famous for rare herbs, shrubs and milk products.

Itinerary Overview

  • Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu
  • Day 2 : Kathmandu Sightseeing
  • Day 3 : Drive to Chautara (1300m)
  • Day 4 : Trek to Kami Kharka (2854m)
  • Day 5 : Trek to Hile Bhanjyang (3400m)
  • Day 6 : Trek to Noshyan Pati (3700m)
  • Day 7 : Trek to PanchPokhari (4060m)
  • Day 8 : Trek to Noshyan Pati (3700m)
  • Day 9 : Trek to Dupkhang (2100m)
  • Day 10 : Trek to Manekharka Gaun (1300m)
  • Day 11 : Drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 12 : Last/ Free day at Kathmandu
  • Day 13 : Final Departure

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu
    Arrival at Kathmandu International airport and you will greet you by our company representative. You will transfer to the hotel. After relaxing few hours, you will be taken to old street and Kathmandu Durbar Square. In the evening you will invited for a welcome dinner at our own restaurant. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 2 : Kathmandu Sightseeing
    After breakfast at Hotel start to visit Kathmandu valley, this day you will be taken to Swayambhunath(monkey temple), and Boudhanath with our local guide. Afternoon meeting with trekking guide, check the trekking gears. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 3 : Drive to Chautara (1300m)
    Early in the morning after having breakfast you will drive from Kathmandu to Chautara. This drive will take 3 hours to be in Chautara. Landscapes, forests, Bhotekoshi River, scenic view of the Himalaya can be observed on the way. Overnight Stay at Guest House.
  • Day 4 : Trek to Kami Kharka (2854m)
    After having breakfast you will head up to the high hill. After trek of 7-8 hrs you will be at Kami Kharka. Overnight stay at Kami Kharka in Tented Camp.
  • Day 5 : Trek to Hile Bhanjyang (3400m)
    After refreshing early in the morning, slowly your treks begin and marching to high hill. Treks of 5 hrs will lead you to Hile Bhanjyang. Overnight stay at Hile in Tented Camp.
  • Day 6 : Trek to Noshyan Pati (3700m)
    This day also trek will continue to encounter our destination and will settled this night at Noshyan Pati. 5 hrs walk and reach at Noshya Pati. Overnight in Tented Camp
  • Day 7 : Trek to PanchPokhari (4060m)
    This day around 4-5 hrs trek leads to your destination Panchpokhari. The five small and beautiful lakes have been combined into a lake and a named as PanchPokhari. A big festival is organized at the Janai Purnima festival in this area from where the scenic beauty of the mountains like Mt. Dorje,Lakpa, Gauri Shaknhar and many others can be observed. Overnight stay at Panchpokhari in Tented Camp.
  • Day 8 : Trek to Noshyan Pati (3700m)
    This day after breakfast slowly downwards to Noshyan Pati. Overnight at Noshyan Pati in Tented Camp.
  • Day 9 : Trek to Dupkhang (2100m)
    This day you will taken to Dupkhang from Noshyan Pati. It will take 5 hrs walk to reach in Dupkhang. Overnight stay at Tented Camp.
  • Day 10 : Trek to Manekharka Gaun (1300m)
    Continue walk for 5 hrs you will be in Manekharka Gaun. Overnight stay in Homestay.
  • Day 11 : Drive to Kathmandu
    After having breakfast you will drive to Kathmandu. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 12 : Last/ Free day at Kathmandu
    This day is a free day. You are free for shopping, walking as your wish. If you like to visit some place our team will guide you. We will invite you for a farewell dinner at own restaurant. Overnight Stay at Hotel.
  • Day 13 : Final Departure
    Representative of our agency will drop you at International Airport, and best wishes for your next Destination.

Includes/Excludes

  • Includes
    • Airport, Hotel picks up and drops by private vehicle.
    • Tourist Standard Twin-Sharing Basis with Breakfast.
    • Guided tour of the city in Private vehicle mentioned on the itinerary.
    • Welcome Dinner and Farewell dinner.
    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be provided during the trek.
    • Tea and Coffee during the trek.
    • Accommodation in tea house/ lodge during the trip.
    • Camping equipment's and Kitchen equipment's as well as mattress, Toilet, Tent, Shower, Dinner Tent, and Dining Tables will be provided, if it’s necessary.
    • All entrance fees and permit as well as government tax or charges during the trip.
    • Experienced and well trained guides and porter (1 porter for 2 trekkers).
    • First Aid kits.
    • Accidental and medical insurance of Guide and Porter.
    • Trekking Map.
    • Duffel Bags if it's necessary.
    • Rubbish Disposal.
  • Excludes
    • Travel Insurance.
    • Nepal entry Tourist Visa fee.
    • International Airfare.
    • Airport taxes as well as extra baggage charges.
    • Personal trekking gears and equipment's.
    • Personal stuff such as electronic device, phone call, internet charges, essential drugs, telephone and its charge etc.
    • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot water and hot shower, cold drinks.
    • Laundries.
    • Tips for Trekking Guide and Porter (not mandatory)
    • Medical evacuation in case of emergency
    • In case of further stay due to Natural calamities or disaster such as political unrest, landslides, cancellation of flight due to weather, strikes, accident etc.

Map of Trip

Panch Pokhari

Trip Facts

  • Group Size: Min 2 Pax
  • Duration: 13 Day(s)
  • Max. Altitude: 4060m
  • Grade :
  • Rating: Good
  • Region: Langtang Region/ Newly Explored Trek
  • Activity:Sightseeing, Cultural Tour & Trek, Homestay/ Lodge Trek, Photography
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