Trip Highlights
  • Experience the gorgeous existence of five Holy Lakes with common essence
  • Explore the ethnic nature of the natives of various culture, living in the region
  • Get wonderstruck by the glorious sunrise over the magnificent Himalayas
  • Be ready to be stunned by the majestic beauty of Rolwaling and Langtang mountain range
  • Get closely in touch with rare wildlife and medicinal species

Panch Pokhari Trek 12 Days to 4100m introduces you to the great pilgrim destination of Hindus and Buddhists from all over the world. Panch Pokhari is formed of five lakes having a common religious essence with their own separate mythical values. Panch Pokhari Trek 2023-2024 brings you all the diverse forms of cultures, traditions, local lifestyles, and natural wonders in the isolated region of Nepal including magical waterfalls, mystical caves, challenging hills, and amazing wildlife. Situated at the lap of Mt. Jugal at an elevation of 4200 meters, the scenarios of glorious Dorje Lakpa, 6966m, and Langtang range is likely to take your breath away. Also known by the name of ‘Bhairav Kunda’, the Panch Pokhari trek package carries you all the way to Sindhupalchowk district which is indeed a near destination from Kathmandu. You are likely to gain beautiful opportunities to explore the natives of Sherpa and Newar origins in the region. Panch Pokhari Trek Route is filled with a blend of cultures and nature.

Enjoy the gracious existence of five holy ponds widely known as Panch Pokari in the lap of Mt.Jugal and Dorje Lakpa.

More to interest you about Panch Pokhari Trek

These 12 Days Panch Pokhari Trek will probably make you amazing encounters with rare wildlife like Langurs, Mountain deers as you make your way through the beautiful forest of rhododendron and pines. Similarly, the Panch Pokhari Trek Route Map takes you through the land of rare medicinal plant species. As you undertake the Panch Pokhari hike, you will be stunned by the company of wildflowers all along the way. All your tiredness will be washed away quickly as you begin to get the majestic glimpse of snowcapped mountain peaks like Dorje Lakpa 6,966m, Madiya 6,257m, and Phurbi Ghhyachu 6,637m. We will be passing through beautiful tiny villages like the village of Hile Bhanjyang while grabbing every opportunity of exploring the ethnic values of the local community. We will be making our way through various river streams like the Indrawati River and get refreshed with the magical encounters of gorgeous waterfalls. Trek Panch Pokhari will certainly make you feel blessed to have undertaken the trip to one of the unspoiled places of the Eastern region. Further, on our way to Tipni, we will get to experience the Hydroelectricity project. A memory of a lifetime is certain to be created with this adventurous journey to Panch Pokhari.

Panch Pokhari Trek Trails will bless you with its pure natural essence giving you a breath of fresh air. You will be left wonder-struck by the gorgeous scenario created over the glorious Himalayas by a warm sunrise. One will certainly want to come back after getting a little attached to the warm and generous people of the region who are always there to help anyone. We can take the beautiful example of Tamang communities in the region and the village of Dhap where people are always there to welcome you with open arms. This amazing Bhairav Kunda trek is likely to fill your soul with long-lasting energy and a little bit more thirst for adventure.

For a customized Panch Pokhari Trek Itinerary, contact us at Nepal Nomad. We would be overjoyed to help you with any further information you need regarding any sort of adventure.


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Today, after early morning breakfast we drive in the first part of the day for five hours through the Araniko Highway to the region focal point of the Sindhupalchok locale Chautara. Chautara is the headquarter of Sindupalchok area where we fix out camp this evening. From our campground, you can unwind and appreciate the staggering mountain sees, or in the event that you like to investigate, you can increase some understanding into the way of life and everyday life strolling to Gidane town

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Chautara
  • Altitude: 1450m

Our adventure goes continuous tough strolling to reach Sano Okhareni. Our way goes through little towns where we can perceive how the various ethnic gatherings live side by side.The trail is fascinating as it covers the ethnic valleys and the blended settlements. It is an ideal case of how individuals of various standing and foundation are living agreeably in the uneven area. We camp at Sano Okhareni almost a pine woodland and with incredible perspectives to the mountains.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Sano Okhareni
  • Altitude: 1965m

We walk progressive tough strolling to Thulo Okhareni.Then the path gets more extreme and we need to move up for around four hours. The intriguing path experiences the thick wood of the rhododendron and pine woodland. The path is well known for the perspectives on the feathered creatures and some wild creatures. Danphe, the national fowl of Nepal is additionally found here. At that point after a delicate walk, we reach to a mid year field ground and we close our the present walk.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Kami Kharka
  • Altitude: 2810m

Today is a consistent stroll through flat land. The trek experiences the serene backwoods area. For the most part, the path we walk today lies in the rhododendron woods alongside the go with of juniper, oak and pine timberland. After a long walk, we can see a portion of the places of the migrants for the moving dairy cattle herders. We dwell around this land in Pauwa Bas.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Pauwa Bas
  • Altitude: 3000m

Today after breakfast,through the lofty tough course, we persistently rise for around 3 hours, yet with a continuous pace. At that point, from the highest point of the slope, we begin to drop through the lofty downhill for about an and half hour. We can see the energizing mountain sees from the path and plummet to our campground at Hile Bhanjyang.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Hile Bhanjyang
  • Altitude: 3400m

We make an effort not to stress about the precarious tough segment to begin the day, taking about 60 minutes. At that point we appreciate the steady drop of around 3 hours through rough slopes and rhododendron timberland into camp at Narsim Pati. There is a little rest house for explorers on their way to the heavenly site of Panch Pokhari and we have incredible mountain sees from our campground.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Narsim Pati
  • Altitude: 3700m

Today we walk a few hours of progressive rising through rough slopes to arrive at our goal of Panch Pokhari (panch signifies 'five' and pokhari signifies 'lake'). This staggering setting is a disconnected journey site where the Janaipurnima celebration is held in August. Numerous Hindu and Buddhist travelers visit this site every year and we can see two explorer houses and the sanctuary committed to Lord Shiva.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Panch Pokhari
  • Altitude: 4100m

We start our lower region venture very early today with the beguiling perspectives on the mountains. From the highest point of the Panch Pokhari, we can see Mt. Dorje Lakpa, Jugal Himal Range, Rolwaling Range and Langtang Range sufficiently. At that point we remember to the campground and pack up the things. At that point we slip through the precarious path entirely through the rhododendron woodland to Tupi Danda, which is our campground today.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Tupi Danda
  • Altitude: 2320m

Today, the trail goes through the lofty downhill path first and foremost and the subsequent segment experiences the simple path. Intersection the excellent terraced slope and chasms, we reach to a small ethnic settlement of the Tamang individuals at Dhap. It is a brilliant chance to pick up the knowledge of culture, customs and design thriving of the neighborhood individuals of the town.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Dhap
  • Altitude: 1200m

Today we will spend our day resting and cleaning ourselves. We will also visit nearby towns and exlore their way of life and cultures. 

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Dhap
  • Altitude: 1200m

Today, we stroll through the terraced fields and the riverbed of the Indrawati stream. We cross the awesome towns and furthermore investigate the hydroelectric undertaking. We stroll down to Tipini and append the roadway. We land at the Melamchi Pul Bazaar at the bank of the Melamchi Khola. It is thickly populated spot with hotels and open commercial center.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Lodge
  • Place: Melamchi
  • Altitude: 800m

It is a beautiful transport venture from Melamchi to Kathmandu. The flickering perspectives incorporate streams, waterway, lavish timberlands and the dissipated bumpy settlements. We are step by step leaving the magnificent mountain scene and going into the thickly populated Kathmandu city. At that point you move to the inn and rest.

  • Meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner with coffee/tea
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Place: Kathmandu
  • Altitude: 1300m

What's Included

  • Meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner).
  • All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  • National Park entrance fees, trekking permits accommodation in twin sharing local basis lodges or best available places, guide and porters-salary, insurance, food, accommodations.
  • Basic first aid kit carried by your guide.
  • None of the single supplements is required in Kathmandu or in the mountain.
  • Arrival Airport picks up and departure drop.
  • Food (Kathmandu) - lunch and dinner, International flights from your home to home.
  • Airport Taxes, car, taxi or van, Visa fees.
  • Medical examination (if required) and vaccination costs.
  • Own Expenditure(Personal), .all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain, mineral water, sweet deserts, we recommend bringing .water purifier and neutralizer tabulates to reduce your cost of traveling and to become a responsible traveler.
  • Drinks or meals except for 3 meals or not specified in the itinerary, Personal clothing, and equipment, Travel insurance, and Optional trips. Tipping in general for trek crew (driver, Trek leader and porter-tipping is not mandatory but expected).
  • Charges were sustained as a result of delays beyond Nepal Nomad's control.
  • Anything not specified in the Cost Includes section.


Experience Required:

There is no particular requirement for someone to have a previous experience in order to jon the Panch Pokhari Trekking

Pre-Trip Meeting:

We as a team will be hosting meeting for the Panch Pokhari trek before the adventure takes its pace which is in the first initial days.

Equipment Check List:

Here is the list of required equipment which we have prepared for the ease of your packing;


For the head protection: Sun hat or scarf - Light balaclava or warm fleece hat - Sunglasses with UV protection.

Lower Body: -

Under Garments - Hiking shorts - Lightweight cotton long pants - Light weight hiking thermal bottoms - Fleece or wool pants – Waterproof trekking trousers -

Feet: - lightweight thin inner socks - Thick, warm wool hiking socks - Hiking boots with spare laces - Camp shoes – Gaiters (optional)

Upper Body:-

As for the upper body’s shirts – Hiking and light weight thermal tops - Fleece jacket or pullover - Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) - Waterproof shell jacket - Down vest and/or jacket - Base layer shirts - Warm jacket (down)*

Hands: - gloves that are Lightweight - Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer.


Sleeping bag (comfort rated –10ºC)*- Sleeping bag liner - Head torch with spare bulbs and batteries - Small pad or combination.

Trekking Bags: - Large bag for keeping items dry inside trek bag, Daypack 250 to 30litres. - Thermarest sleeping pad - Water bottles - Water purification tablets.

Basic First Aid Kit: - Antiseptic cream, throat lozenges, diarrhoea treatment (Imodium), altitude (Diamox), painkillers, plasters and blister treatment, insect repellent, and re-hydration salts (Dioralite). Glucose tablets and multi-vitamin tablets are also a good idea.

Toiletries:- 1 medium sized quick drying towel - Tooth brush/paste - Multipurpose soap - Deodorants - Nail clippers - Face and body moisturizer - Feminine products - Small mirror - Wet wipes - toilet roll/Tissue Extras - Antibacterial hand wash

Luxuries - Binoculars - Reading book - Trip Map/Guide book - Trekking poles – Camera - Repair kit: needle, thread, duct tape.

A typical day:

A normal day in Panch Pokhari Trekking looks something like this:

  • Early morning knock on the door to wake you up
  • A warm set of breakfast with coffee or tea
  • Refreshment, packing and preparing
  • Leaving the accommodation
  • Walking for the estimated hours
  • Resting during lunch time in a tea house or hotel
  • Conducting walk for another estimated hours
  • Reaching the last destination for the particular day
  • Enjoying dinner and sleep in that place


While at the Panch Pokhari trekking, the accommodation, loding or hotel facilities are limit to an extent. So we will have to make ourselves comfortable in the best way possible for the shared facilities like bathroom.


Panch Pokhari trekking consists of the insurance policy which makes you responsible to be insured fully with medical, emergency rescue evacuations as well as with trip cancellation aspects.

Altitude Sickness:

In the Panch Pokhari trekking, we make sure to avoid altitude sickness and its symptoms in best possible ways like acclimatization, resting, exercises and use of energy gaining foods and drinks.


On Panch Pokhari trekking, three meals on full board basis will be served with warm hospitality.