Panchase Trek

Trip Overview

The Panchase trek is one of the beautiful trial through which you can explore spectacular views of Annapurna I,II, III and IV, Lamjung Himal, Dhaulagiri and Manaslu. There are different ethnic groups along the trial, but the predominant people in this region is Gurung, Magar and Kshetri people living together with them and Gurungs are famous for British Gorkha Army, generally known as Gurkhas.

The trek goes from Pokhara to Bhumdi and Pumdi and then through Shanti Stupa (Peace Pagoda) and descends down to lake. Through the trial you will have ample opportunities to have photographs and interaction with local people. Most of the people from this area can speak English so then you can communicate with them easily and share your custom and tradition.

For several days you will hike along the off the main tourist trial to Panchase and then hike towards Panchase Hill (2030) from where you can have a spectacular views of the western himalaya.

The easiest way to reach Panchase is from the village of Badauri, which can be accessed from Naudanda on the way to Nayapul.

Outline Itinerary

Day 1     Arrival Pick up and transfer to hotel
Day 2     Drive to Pokhara (6-7 hours)
Day 3     Drive to Naudanda and trek to Bhumdi (1520m)
Day 4     Bhumdi to Panchase Bhanjyang (2030m)
Day 5     Panchase Bhanjyang – Panchase peak to  Chitre (1400m)
Day 6     Chitre to Chimrung (1130m)
Day 7     Chimrung to Ghandruk (1940m)
Day 8     Ghandruk to Potana (1900m)
Day 9     Potana to Phedi and drive to Pokhara (900m)

Day 10   Drive to Kathmandu

Detail Itinerary


    1. Service Includes
    • Arrival Pick up at airport
    • Kathamndu to Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist coach/private vehicle/flight
    • Two nights in Kathmandu at Tourist standard hotel with breakfast
    • Two nights in Pokhara at Tourist standard hotel with breakfast
    • Pokhara to Naudanda and return by private transfer
    • Accommodation during the trek in tea house
    • Annapurna Conservation permit
    • Trekker’s Information Management System (TIMS)
    • English spoken Nepali guide
    • Necessary porters – one porter for two persons (if requiured)
    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the trek
    • Expenses and Insurance for Guide
    • Farewell Dinner
    • Airport departure transfer
    2. Service Excludes
    • Personal expenses
    • Bar, beverages and mineral water
    • Personal equipment
    • Meals during the stay at Kathmandu and Pokhara
    • Insurance coverage
    • Medical expenses
    • Rescue in case of emergency
    • Gratuity to staff

    Date & Availability

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    Trip Overview

    • Max Altitute: 2500 m
    • Trip Duration: 10 Days
    • Trip Region: Annapurna Region
    • Trip Start From: Pokhara
    • Trip End In: Kathmandu
    • DailyWalking Hour: 4-5 Hours
    • Max Altitude: 2500 m
    • Trip Route: Pokhara - Phedi - Panchase - Pokhara
    • Permit: ACAP and TIMS
    • Trip Season: September to November and March to May
    • Activity Level: Easy Trek
    • Group Size: 2
    • Trip Budget: USD 570

    What To Expect

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