Highlight of the Panchase Trekking –
Panchase trekking is one of the best ways of exploring the Annapurna region. Spectacular views of Pokhara valley, Annapurna (8091m\26545ft.), Fishtail (6947m\22793ft.) & Mt. Himchuli (6441m\21131ft.) and many other mountains.
Trip Summarize –
Panchase Trekking is one of the short treks in the Annapurna region. In this trek, we roam around Pokhara with beautiful sceneries of naked White Mountains. During the trek, we get an opportunity and unforgettable memory to meet and greet different people with different ethnicity. This trek is getting popular Day by Day with the new travelers because they can get to trek as well as experience the culture and see the glorious view from 2500m Panchase Hill. You can get a great chance to observe the local cultures of people along with their unique traditions, customs, norms, and values. Lakes, Rivers, endangered animals and fascinating rhododendron flowers are other main attractions of this region.
Likewise, visit some of the world heritage sites in Kathmandu with beautiful and art and architectures, stupas and temples which are the highlight of the medieval period. You can do come tour before or after the the Panchase trek. Sunrise Adventure trek will make your Panchase trip memorable from your arrival to departure. If you want to do day tour you can enjoy ABC helicopter tour. Massif ariel view of the Annapurna 1 (8091 m) and Dhaulagiri (8167 m) and other high Himalayas. Colorful rhododendron forest the amazing sunrise view of the Himalayas are the next highlight of Panchase trail. Experience the different mixed cultures of Gurung, Magar people.
Completely suitable for all the age group and with any fitness level, this trek is practically great to do in short time. Also great for the photographic destination, Panchase trek makes you realize the infinite experience you can gain from the small treks. Once you finished the trek back to Pokhara and you will drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu -1310m
Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu – B
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara -830m/7hrs – B.L.D
Day 04: Drive to Khare Khola & trek to Bhumdi -1520m/3-4hrs – B.L.D
Day 05: Trek to Panchase Bhanjyang -2030m/5-6hrs – B.L.D
Day 06: Trek to Bhaudaure -1965m/4hrs – B.L.D
Day 07: Trek to Kande – B.L.D
Day 08: Drive back to Pokhara -830m – B.L.D
Day 09: Fly/Drive back to Kathmandu – B.D
Day 10: Departure – B
(Note: B.L.D, Plan Including / B: Breakfast, L: Lunch & D: Dinner.)
1. How difficult is trek to Panchase and how can we prepare?
Trekking to Annapurna Circuit is an easy trek as compared to others. And our company also provides well skilled guides and potters to help you during the trek. People with weak ankles, lungs, hearts problems may suffer more difficulty on trekking. Well preparation is needed for every trek.
2. What about safety measurements and altitude sickness do the guides and porters have their insurance in Panchase trek?
Worrying for safety measurements? Our guides having long experience are much professional for handling such issues with various means of safety measurements. For common health issues like: headache, common cold, diarrhea, vomiting, we provide you first aid medicines. In case of being sick in the mountain, Sunrise Adventure Trek will make proper arrangements rescue by helicopter, for this you should have better travel insurance. If our guide and porters may suffer from sickness, they have also travel and medical insurance and we will also rescue by helicopter.
3. What about guide & porter, do they have well training?
Guides and potters provided to our guests had complete accomplishment of several trainings required for their professions by the Ministry of Nepal Tourism. Having well experience in tourism sector as a guide or potter, make easy to explain all the information required for trekking and can create very familiar environment to the guests.
4. What about communication system during trek?
As all the porters and guides are well certified by the Ministry of Nepal tourism they can easily understand and speak English languages during the trek. On the other hand, we can also provide you guides and potters according to your own understanding languages.
5. Do I need to give tips to guide and potter and if how much?
It’s difficult to mention about tipping which is up to your happiness, but guides and potters do expect the tips at the end of the trip. However, normally people can give minimum 10% of their total payment to the guide and porter.
6. What kind of food, drinking water and accommodation do we have on Panchase trek?
Trek to Panchase with Sunrise Adventure Trek includes trekking lodges or guest houses as accommodation with twin bed sharing room, if you are in a group and if you are solo traveler, you have private room. Regarding meals, we will have some options to choose like: continental foods, Italian, Indian and Chinese cuisine etc. For drinking water, you can buy the mineral bottles or safe drinking water from hotel either you can bring water tablets.
7. How many hours should I walk per day and what happened if I am a slow walker in the group?
Normally, we have to walk around 5 to 7 hours per day, if you are slow in walk the team leader will professionally manage to you walking with our assistance guide and potter.