Panchase Trekking is comparatively one of the easy and short trekking of the Annapurna region – a scenic trekking route which lies beyond the valley of Pokhara (the most phenomenal city in Nepal at an altitude of 2500 meters above the sea level). This Panchase area is one of the untouched region and typical culture and the standard of living of the people here are completely different than you have had experienced.
This trekking offers you the splendid view of the Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III,Annapurna IV, Machapuchre (Fishtail - 6993 m), Lamjung Himal (6932 m), Dhaulagiri (8167 m) and several other peaks above 6000 meters.
On the trials of Panchase Trek, we also get to observe one of the finest crystal flawless lake, stormy rivers with deep gorges, Tibetan abbeys, and charming villages colonized by humble and sociable ethnic people of Brahmin, Magar, and Gurung communities - rich with their cultures and customs. The area within is also one of the standard religious site, where ample of Hindu Pilgrims visit during the festivals.
Our Panchase trekking starts from a scenic flight to Pokhara and on the next day, we will start our trek to Thundo Khola where we will be setting our camp to stay overnight. From this point, we get the amazing views of Ganesh Himal, Himal Chuli, Manaslu, Annapurna ranges and Fishtail Mountain. The next day - we will be heading towards the Panchase Bhanjyang at 7100 feet - one of uppermost point of our trek, where you will be observing supreme exquisite views of mountains, hills, Kusma Bazar (one of the small market of this region) from this high point.
Finally, our trek comes to the end at Ghandruk passing from Pothana - Dhampus crossing over the paddy meadows and villages reaching Phedi and then taking a private vehicle to Pokhara. We then rest for a while and in Pokhara, we visit the most fabulous Phewa lake - one of the astonishing lake, Davis fall, Mahendra cave and Sarangkot hill, from where you get to view the complete Annapurna ranges. There are other recreational activities like Paragliding, Bungee jumping, etc. you can experience if you wish in Pokhara.
This trekking can be done best in the month of March-May & September-December but also anytime according to your wish. Our GHHT (Ganesh Himal Hiking Team) have options for you to change the day to day itinerary if it does not fit your vacation, can be minimized as well as prolonged as per your wish. Panchase trekking is one of the easy trekking which can be even done with your family members guided by our specially trained guide/trekking leader. For further details about this trek, please feel free to contact or email us.