Panch Pokhari Trek is an adventurous and exciting trek, situated in the Sindhupalchok district of Nepal. Pancha Pokhari (4,100 m) is a group of 5 holy lakes that are equally honored by both Buddhists and Hindus. It is one of the most important pilgrimage sites in the Himalaya.
In Janai Purnima, a pilgrimage from Nepal visit this popular destination. Festival in Janai Purnima draws hundreds of people and local villagers to offer their prayers to their Gods.
The trek offers a great experience and mesmerizing views of the landscapes and the Jugal Himalayan range. This range includes snow-capped peaks like Madiya (6257m), Phurbi Chhyachu (6,637 m) and Dorje Lakpa (6,966m). The trekking routes lie in the northeast of Kathmandu that is filled with beautiful biological diversity and a combination of rich culture and traditions. The trek also focuses on the religious and historic places of Langtang which is similar to Tibetan Culture.
During the trek, you’ll get to explore the rich culture and traditions of Sherpa and Tamang villages. In addition to that, you will also enjoy the lifestyle of the local people and their daily activities. You might come across many ethnic groups and villages on the way towards Panch Pokhari. They will welcome you and treat you with great hospitality.
Panch Pokhari trek continues for 12 days. From Kathmandu, you’ll drive towards a place called Chautara. On the second day, your trekking journey begins from Chautara (1,450 m). The trekking trails offer you beautiful vegetation, landscapes, and forest of rhododendron and oaks along with the great Himalayan range. When you reach the most anticipated place of your trekking journey Panch Pokhari, the biodiversity and the natural beauty of the area will fascinate you. These five ponds are sacred ponds. These ponds are at the base of the Jugal Himal, the ecology is pretty diverse and of considerable interest.
After enjoying the time at Panch Pokhari, you’ll continue your trek for a couple of days and after you reach Melamchi (800 m), you’ll drive back to Kathmandu in a private jeep and then depart. For further details, please feel free to contact us.