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Panchase Trek Panchase Trek

Panchase Trek

Trip Facts

Trip Grade Easy
Max Altitude 1,940m
Activity Trekking
Group Size Min 02 pax
Arrival On Kathmandu, Nepal
Departure From Kathmandu, Nepal
Accommodation Stone Built Houses (tea houses) during trek
Meals All meals during trek & breakfast in kathmandu
Panchase Trek is the combination of a splendid variety of natural beauty as well as mountain views. It provides you with long arrays of snow-capped peaks, crystal clear lakes, turbulent rivers with deep gorges, Tibetan monasteries, hot-springs, and picturesque villages. Being a popular route, Panchase Trek is less visited by tourists. It offers the true pictures of culture & lifestyle 0f the people along the spectacular views of eight-thousandths like Mt. Annapurna, Manaslu and Dhaulagiri. This trip starts from the lakeside of Pokhara valley and takes you to the largest Gurung village of Nepal, Ghandruk village. In this whole trip, you will get lot chance to explore the cultural aspects of the people along with the panorama of the mountains. It is an ideal trip for those who have a short time and like to combine cultural sites as well as mountain sites.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara and transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Trek from Pokhara to Bhumdi (1520m)
Day 03: Trek from Bhumdi to Panchase Bhanjyang
Day 04: Trek from Panchase Bhanjyang to Chitre
Day 05: Trek from Chitre to Birethanti (1025m)
Day 06: Trek from Birethanti to Ghandruk (1940m)
Day 07: Trek from Ghandruk to Pothana (1900m)
Day 08: Trek from Pothana to Phedi and drive to Pokhara (820m)
Day 09: Drive back from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

Detail Itinerary


Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara about 7 hours by tourist bus and transfer to the Hotel at lakeside. On the way, we drive along the river and other beautiful landscapes.


Day 02: Pokhara to Bhumdi (1520m)

After breakfast, we start the trek from Pokhara to Bhumdi (1520m)-walk about 5 hours.


Day 03: Bhumdi to Panchase Bhanjyang

Day 03: Trek from Bhumdi to Panchase Bhanjyang-walk for about 5 hours.


Day 04: Panchase Bhanjyang to Chitre

Trek from Panchase Bhanjyang to Chitre-walk about 5.5 hours.


Day 05: Chitre to Birethanti (1025m)

Trek from Chitre to Birethanti (1025m)-walk about 6 hours.


Day 06: Birethanti to Ghandruk (1940m)

Trek from Birethanti to Ghandruk (1940m)-walk about 5 hours.


Day 07: Ghandruk to Pothana (1900m)

Trek from Ghandruk to Pothana (1900m)-walk about 5/6 hours.


Day 08: Pothana to Phedi and drive to Pokhara (820m)

Trek from Pothana to Dhampus Phedi about 3 hours and drive to Pokhara (820m) about an hour by private vehicle.


Day 09: Drive back Pokhara to Kathmandu

Drive back from Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus-about 7 hours and farewell dinner in the evening.

Price Includes

  • Airport pickup and drop in a private vehicle
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara in B/B basis
  • Tea house accommodation during the trek
  • Three times meal in the trek
  • Hot soup in the high places
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
  • All the transportation as per the itinerary
  • A professional guide for trek and sightseeing
  • Porter service(2 trekkers: 1 porter)
  • Insurance for guide and porters
  • Food and accommodation for guide and porters
  • All necessary documents(Permits and TIMS)
  • All government and local taxes
  • Medical kit
  • Trip completion certificate
  • Trekking map as itinerary and
  • T-shirt from the company

Price Excludes

  • Visa for Nepal.
  • International flight to and from Kathmandu
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Travel and rescue insurance of clients
  • Personal expenses: shower, battery charge, bar bills, cold drinks, laundry
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara in exception of the itinerary
  • Tips for guide and porters

Gear Lists

Basic Gears:

For head:
-Sun hat or scarf
-Light balaclava or warm fleece headgear
-Sunglasses and snow goggles with UV protection
-Sun cream
-Sun glasses


For Lower Body:
-Under Garments
-Hiking shorts
-Lightweight cotton long pants
-Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms
-Fleece or wool pants (seasonal)
-Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants


For Feet:
-Thin, lightweight inner socks
-Thick, warm wool hiking socks
-Hiking boots with spare laces
-Camp shoes or sandals
-Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp if snow there


For Upper Body:
-Light and expedition weight thermal tops
-Fleece jacket
-Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional)
-Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
-Down vest or jacket


For Hands:
-Lightweight gloves
-Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer (seasonal)


Other Accessories:
-Sleeping bag rated to zero DC * (4 seasons down sleeping bags)
-Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries
-Trekking Bags/Duffel bag
-Basic First Aid Kit for you
-Large plastic bags – for keeping items dry inside your kit/duffel bag
-Day pack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches / 10-15 liters / KG capacity)
-Trekking Poles (optional)
-Water bottle (2) or cameo bag
-Toiletries (Small wash towel, Toilet papers etc)


-1 medium-sized quick-drying towel
-Multipurpose soaps (preferably biodegradable)
-Nail clippers
-Face and body moisturizer
-Feminine hygiene products
-Small mirror
-Wet wipes (baby wipes)
-Tissue /toilet roll
-Anti-bacterial hands wash


Extra Luxuries as optional:
-Reading book
-Trail Map/Guidebook
-Journal, pencil & Pen
-Pen and small notebooks
-Travel game i.e. chess, backgammon, and cards
-Base Layer
-Trekking Shirts
-Trekking Trousers and Shorts
-Hard Shell Jacket and Rain Gear
-Sun Protection Hat

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