Panch pokhari Trekking is a fascinating trekking spot in Nepal which was recently opened non tourist trekking destination in Nepal. The trek passes through traditional villages and stunning beautiful labndscapes. This trek offers pristine views of mountains, rich culture, genuine adventure, bio-diversity and natural beauty. Panch Pokhari Trek reflects its name with the trails it possesses. Along the trails there are Five Holy Ponds and Hindus pilgrimages. Panch Pokhari Trek is one of the trekking spot with wilderness and is newly opened non-tourist trekking route. This trekking route offers lot’s of Himalayas views and pristine cultures and tradition of the local people. The panch pokhari trek begins from Chautara after about 4 to 5 hours of drive from Kathmandu passing through the villages of Sherpas and Tamang people. It rises up to 4074m at Panch pokhari and ends at the Tibetan border “Tatopani”. Historical pilgrimages, places, caves, Lakes are the major attractions of this route. It also offers a trekking experience to the base of Mt. Jugal. Since has not been opened for tourists only local people or Local tourists get to experience a momentous trekking through this route. Panch Pokhari Trek carries a cultural importance as well. Trekkers first travel by bus to Chautara distanced about five hours from Kathmandu. Panch pokhari is a source of peace, brotherhood and solace where thousands of pilgrims come on every Janai Purnima( Festival celebrated by Brahmins of Nepal) from surrounding villages and lots of Shamans (witch doctors) in a special customs which is really notable. The nature of the trekking is fully camping trek and and its elevation rises up to 4074m. The Five lakes are the major attraction and is a very fresh destination near the Kathmandu valley naturally, culturally, traditionally enriched with wonderfull adventure, waterfalls, endangered wild animals and lot’s of beautiful floras.
Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu transfer to Hotel and free day.
Day 02: Kathmandu city sightseeing, Swayambunath,Bauddhanath,Kathmandu Durbarsquare and Pashupatinath.
Day03: Kathmandu to Chautara(1450m)4 to 5 hrs.
Day 04: Chautara to Sano Okhareni(1965m)4 to 5 hrs.
Day 05: Sano Okhareni to Kamikharka(2810m) 4 to 5 hrs.
Day 06: Kamikharka to Pauwa Bas.(3000m)5 to 6 hrs.
Day 07: Pauwa Bas to Hile Bhanjyang(3400m)5 to 6 hrs.
Day 08: Hile Bhanjyang to Narsim Pati(3700m)6 to 7 hrs.
Day 09: Narsim Pati to Panchpokhari and back Narsim.5 to 6 hrs.
Day 10: Narsim Pati to Yarsa Gaun(2000m).3 to 4 hrs.
Day 11: Yarsa Gaun to Dap(1200m) 3 to 4 hrs.
Day 12: Dap to Melamchi(800m) 5 to 6 hrs.
Day 13: Melamchi to Kathmandu. 3 to 4 hrs drive.
Day 14: Free Day.
Day 15: Final Departure
Trip Length:15 Days
Activities: Panch Pokhari Trekking and City tours.
Max elevation:(4074m) Panch Pokhari
Accommodation: Tented Camp.
Best Months: Sept,Oct,Nov/March,April,May.
Group Size: 02 Minimum and 12 Maximum
TREKKING SUGGESTED EQUIPMENT UP TO 5,500m.
1 pair strong mountain /hiking boots
1 Sleeping bag(comfortable to 15C)
1 Medium/Large rucksack/backpack
1 Down Jacket/all weather Anorak
1 Light water & windproof jacket
1 Pair waterproof gaiters/ overtrouser
1 or 2 1-litre water bottles.
1 Inner sleeping sheet.
1 Torch/Flashlight and spare bastteries.
2 Long sleeve cotton shirts
1 Medium sized towel
1 Washing kit:Inlude personal toiletries,Talcum power
Moleskin for blisters
Bio degradable soap/shampoo
Any personal medication
1 Pair shorts.
1 Fleece/warm sweater
1 Pair sports shoes/sandals
2 Pair lightweight trousers
1 Sweatshirt/light sweater
1 Small day pack
2 Pairs light socks
3 Pairs heavy wool socks
1 cotton Headscarf/bandanna
1 Warm hat/Gloves(waterproof)
1Sunglasses and sunhat
1 Money belt
3/4 Plastic bags for wrapping clothes
Water purification tablets/solution(Preferably Iodine)
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