One of the best “Taste of Nepal Trek”
Pokhara valley rim trek
o4 Nights 05 days, introductory TREK
This sacred hill of Panchase is located to the west-north of Pokhara. With an elevation of 2500m, on off the beaten and natural trail, it is a beautiful destination for the short hiking experience in Nepal. Culturally and traditionally, it is an important area for pilgrimage, with sacred shrines, lake, stupa and caves. This area is also rich in flora and fauna that host numerous species of wild orchid including two endemic, rhododendrons and herbal plants with several species of birds, butterflies and mammals.
Panchase hill is also famous for the panoramic mountain view that extends from Dhaulagiri in front with Annapurna range, Fishtail, Lamjung, Gorkha Himal, to Ganesh and Jugal range in the east, seen near Kathmandu.
Walking duration and difficulties
In general, it is 6-7 hours approximately in average, though can vary according to different individuals. It also depends on how often you makes scenic or rest stops.
Level of trek
The hike is of introductory to moderate level. The highest elevation of trek is 2500m (Panchase hill), that too for optional hike with highest overnight stay is at a pleasant elevation of 2250m only. However, some can experienced differently as per their fitness level, physically and mentally.
Day to Day Itinerary
Day01: Upon your arrival in Nepal, meet in Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel. Later trip orientation, followed by welcome dinner. Overnight hotel in Kathmandu
Day02: Travel to Pokhara by land and to Bhumdi, short walk and overnight lodge.
Day03: Continue trek to Bhanjyang (2250m), and overnight lodge (6-7 hrs.)
Day04: Visit Panchase hill (2500m) or peak in the morning and trek to Bhadaure, overnight lodge at Bhadaure
Day5: Continue trek to Thulokot and overnight lodge at Thulokot
Day06: Trek to Phedi, trek ends and travel back to Pokhara, overnight hotel by the lakeside
Day07: Travel back to Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel Trip ends in Kathmandu.
Note: The hike can be customized accordingly with the duration and time. This trek can be also combined with day or multi-days Kayaking or rafting adventure and with 2-3 days renowned Chitwan national park wildlife safari tours or any other destination in Nepal. For more detail information, please contact us in any of above emails
Dress CodeCasual, comfortable athletic clothing, hiking shoes, hat and light jacket
- 3 meals a day
- Accommodation along the trail in local Inns or lodges
- Service of guide and porter (1 porter for every two guest only)
- Any applicable community/local entrance fees
- Tourist bus (KTM/POK/KTM) & chartered vehicle to and from starting and finishing point of the trek
- With / without hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara
- Anything that is not mentioned in included section
- Any day of the year