Tea House Lodge,Camping,home stay
Panchase Trekking is the major attractive place to view the Annapurna Himalayan range from the Peace Pagoda and easiest traditional trekking route in the Western region of Nepal. The main destination of the trekking is Panchase Village which is the traditional village of mainly Gurung ethnic of people. Nepal Trekking Routes Treks & Expedition offers this spectacular easy village trekking in the Annapurna region of Nepal.
Panchase Trekking, Annapurna sunrise trek
The route is mainly the Gurung origin people but Magars and Chhetris also inhabit in the trails. The spectacular views of the mountains like Machhapuchhre, Annapurna South, Lamjung Mountain, Himchuli in the western region of Pokhara along with the spectacular culture and unique traditions of the people of the Panchase are the highlights of the trekking. The Panchase Trekking can be extended to reach Karkinetta for further trek to Kusma which lies on the highway towards Baglung or lower Mustang area. The Panchase Hill of 2250m also is the best place to spend and relax the quality time. The mental drabness can be reposed via this short and relatively easy trekking in Nepal. The trekking in the trail starts from the Bhumdi after the bus drive from Pokhara. The trekking passing by the Panchase Bhanjyang and the densely forested area would be the mystical atmosphere as you can encounter the diversified vegetations, birds and endangered species of some animals. The ascendancy towards the Panchase Ridge would provide the astounding views of the Kusma Valley and mountain ranges. You can return back once you have trekked to the Panchase village back to Pokhara or you can extend your trekking towards another outstanding model village of Nepal Ghandruk. The choice is yours and Nepal Trekking Routes & Treks offers the tailor made trip option to you as well.
Book this amazing short and easy trekking route to Panchase with the Nepal Trekking Routes & Expedition. The trail is short and easy the views and the attractions that you can savor is huge. Visit Panchase trekking and be close to nature as well as culture.
Upon arrival at Kathmandu International Airport transfer to your hotel in Kathmandu or Bhaktapur. A short briefing will follow concerning the necessary formalities and your itinerary. Depending upon your arrival time you may spend free time visiting nearby sanctuaries or resting.
Half day sightseeing around UNESCO Bhaktapur / Kathmandu. Your guide will escort you on a tour of Buddhist and Hindu temples and shrines that reflect the ancient local traditions. There is time to explore the city’s many places of interest on your own or take a rest while trekking permits are finalised. In the evening sample a delicious traditional Nepali dinner. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Drive or fly to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel near Lake Phewa.
Start the day with a drive to Thado Khola, passing beautiful Davis Falls on the way. Trek to Bhumdi through lush forest teeming with interesting flora and fauna. The trail starts up a long staircase to a ridge before dropping down to Bhumdi. In Bhumdi you will have good views of Himalchuli, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Annapurna range and Fishtail. Overnight in Bhumdi. (3-4 hours walking)
If the weather is clear, you will have more opportunities to view the beautiful mountains along the trail. Today’s trek takes us up through forest and then on to Bhanjyang, a small settlement at the foot of Panchase. From here the views over Pokhara Valley and Phewa Lake are awesome. Overnight in Bhanjyang. (5-6 hours of walking)
Hike to the Panchase Hill summit (2500m) for a panoramic view of the Annapurna peaks, Dhaulagiri, and Manaslu. The ruins of the temple at the summit sometimes shelter a holy man. The trek continues uphill steeply through sparse forests and pastures to Chitre, where we overnight. (6-7 hours of walking)
Today’s trek takes us past scattered villages to the village of Matathanti, where we overnight.
An easy walk today before an ascent to Ghaundrung, the largest Gurung village in the region. Overnight in Ghaundrung.
Take the day in Ghaundrung to rest and enjoy the scenic beauty of the area and the town. Overnight in Ghaundrung.
Start off downhill to Modi Khola, crossing on a suspension bridge. The trail turns uphill to Landrung Village, where Machhapuchhre and Annapurna are visible from the trail. It’s an uphill walk through woodlands to Deurali, then a gradual downhill stretch to Pothana, where we overnight. (5-6 hours walking)
Walk to Damphus, then along the ridge to Phedi, passing rice fields and villages on the way. Then on to Pokhara. (3 hours walking); You’ll have time to relax or explore the Pokhara area. Overnight stay at hotel near Lake Phewa
Drive or fly back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel in the Kathmandu area.
Kathmandu Departure from Nepal or continuation on the next stage of your trip.
- Airport pick-up and drop off service ,
- Trekking Guide and Trekking porter (Two participant=1 porter =Maximum 25 kg of luggage )
- Breakfast,accommodation during the trekking and Kathmandu following itinerary
- Sleeping bags, down jackets, duffel bags and trekking sticks if required,
- Trekking permit of National park,
- TIMS(Trekking Information Management System )
- Insurance and equipment for the trekking staffs
- First aid kit
- Farewell dinner in Kathmandu with cultural program in typical Traditional Nepali resturant
- Personal expenses
- Lunch dinner Drinks, beverages, hot shower,
- Travel insurance
- Tips for Guide and porter (trekking staff)
- Meals & hotel accommodation in Kathmandu (with out itinerary )