Panch Pokhari Trek is a stunning and moderate difficult trekking route located in the Sindhupalchowk district of Nepal. It is short-duration hike which you can do in 4 NIGHTS 5 DAYS from Kathmandu. This off-the-beaten-path trail takes hikers to a cluster of five sacred lakes, known as Panch Pokhari, situated at an altitude of 4,100 meters (13,450 feet).
If we hike around 1 hour from Panch Pokhari, we’ll reach viewpoints. From this viewpoints we can see beuagil to view pointThe trek offers breathtaking views of the Himalayan mountain range, including the majestic Langtang and Jugal Himal Ranges. The route passes through pristine forests, traditional villages, and diverse landscapes, providing a unique cultural and natural experience. In short, The Panch Pokhari Trek is ideal for nature enthusiasts and those seeking a less crowded very short duration trekking route in Nepal.
Short Introduction of Panch Pokhari Trekking
Base Camp Hike offers short itinerary ( 5 Days ) for the Panch Pokhari Trek at a reasonable price. The Panch Pokhari is a set of 5 Hindu holy lakes in Sindhupalchowk, Nepal. The Five Lakes is famous for the Hindu pilgrimage trip. Each lake has its own name and they are derived from Lord Shiva. It is considered as the 9th highest altitude wetland in the earth.
During Janai Purnima, there will be mass flow of pilgrimage. Because this lake is a popular destination for Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims. It is a pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Buddhists.
In 2012, Trekking Agencies’ Association of Nepal explored the Panch Pokhari trail. The trek begins from Chimchi and to get Chimchi from Kathmandu it takes about 6 to 7 hours.
The Panch Pokhari surrounds on the periphery of the Jugal Himal range and Langtang ranges. Panch Pokhari trekking is nontouristic, you can enjoy nature comparatively than other popular trek routes.The Panch Pokhari hiking trail is off the beaten path which is really worthwhile to visit.
Cost of Panch Pokhara Trek
According to Base Camp Hike Pvt Ltd’s Package Plan for Panch Pokhari, it cost 385 USD per person(based on 2 participants, double occupancy basis). It includes mostly things related to 5 Days trekking.
PACKAGE PRICE FOR PANCH POKHARI TREK
|No. of Tourist||Price Per Person|
|1 person ( Solo Trekker )||USD 495|
|2 person||USD 385|
|3 person||USD 383|
|4 person||USD 375|
|5 person||USD 372|
|6 person||USD 365|
|7 person||USD 350|
|8 person||USD 345|
|9 person||USD 340|
|10 person||USD 320|
What can we see on the Panch Pokhari trek?
We can see Himalayan views on the northeast side where there are biological diversities, local lifestyles, and traditions. From the wildlife perspective, you can see Musk deer, Monkeys, Himalayan wild goats, and numerous birds along the route.
Similarly, the Panch Pokhari trail goes through the colorful rhododendron forest. Especially in the spring season, the bloomed Rhododendron makes the trip beautiful.
Highlights of Panch Pokhari Trekking
- 5 Beautiful Lakes
- Waterfalls, Gorges, and Ancient caves
- A beautiful journey through the unspoiled trail
- The scientific views of the Dorje Lakpa (6966 m), Phurbi Chhyachu (6637 m), Madiya (6257 m), Rolwaling and other Langtang ranges
- The enticing trail is dotted by the rhododendron forest, which is extremely spectacular in spring
How to go Panch Pokhari Trekking?
To go to Panch Pokhari Trekkig, we can use Public Bus to Chhimti or you can even hire a private Jeep.
How difficult is the Panch Pokhari trail?
As we’ll reach 4100 meters altitude, trekking to Panch Pokhari is categorized as a moderate difficulty.
When is the best time to visit Panch Pokhari?
Spring and Autumn are the best time to make a trip to Panch Pokhari.
What types of accommodation are available?
It is Teahouses/Tents based trekking trail.
The group departure dates listed below are specially quoted and specified for GROUP JOIN TREKKING. Please let us know if our departure dates are not suitable for you. BASE CAMP HIKE can arrange private trips departing on any date that suits your holiday.
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