Trip Code : HH/E-06
Max Altitude : 4100 m
Activity : Treking
Best Season : spring and autumn


A recently established trekking route in Nepal is the Panch Pokhari Trek. Northeast of Kathmandu, at the foot of the Jugal Himal, is Panch Pokhari (4,100 m).The five ponds (Panch Pokhari) in this area are hence regarded as holy ponds. This location also has cultural, religious, and ecological significance. Every year in August, a significant celebration called Janai Purnima takes place here. For the rite of changing the sacred thread (Janai) they wear around their bodies, members of the Brahmin caste travel here.

Things to do in Panch Pokhari

There are many mysteries and adventures in Panch Pokhari. This is the finest place to discover the geographical terrains, flora and fauna, and mountain panoramas. There are numerous activities available in Panch Pokhari.
1. Trekking
2. Yoga and meditation 
3. Sight-seeing
4. Camping
5. Religious merit's

How To Reach?

Two trails can be used to access Panch Pokhari. Two treks depart from Sano Okhareni via Chautara and Bhotang via Melamchi, respectively. In Panch Pokhari, the Bhotang is the most straightforward and popular trekking route.


  • Five Lakes, Valleys, Waterfalls, George and Ancient Caves.
  • Clean and peaceful environment.
  • Many species of Rhododendron - National flower of Nepal.
  • Amazing landscape with diversity of flora and fauna.
  • Tamang and Sherpa Community Culture.
  • Panoramic view of Dorje Lakpa (6966m), Phurbi Chhyachu (6637m), Madiya (6257m), Rolwaling and Langtang.

What's included

  • Airport pick up and drop off by Car, jeep, Hiace or Bus. Depends on the number of arrives.
  • Complimentary welcome or farewell dinner according to the suitability of our client’s time.
  • Beginning two nights stay on arrival in Kathmandu in tourist standard hotel with breakfast included (twin share basis).
  • Internal transport and flight within Nepal as per the itinerary.
  • All necessary trekking and restricted area permit & fees.
  • Three meals a day during the trek.
  • All accommodation during trek.
  • An experienced, English-speaking, government-licensed, first aid trained Manaslu special trekking guide and assistant guide (5 trekkers: 1 assistant guide).
  • Duffel bag, (to be returned after trip completion), complementary trekking maps. If needed down jacket and sleeping bag will be provided in rent.
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, transport, food and accommodation.
  • Rescue arrangements if necessary.
  • Basic First-aid kit (carried by your trekking guide).
  • All government and local taxes for Trekking, Agency service charge and government tax/vat.
  • Achievement Certificate.

What's not included

  • International airfare and Nepal visa fee.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than in the scheduled itinerary.
  • Personal insurance which covers medical, emergency evacuation, loss or theft of property.
  • Personal gears and equipment.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, hot showers, battery charging, Wifi, etc.
  • Entry fees and costs in sightseeing (temples, monasteries, etc).
  • Tips and gratitude provided to guide and porter.

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