Panchase Hill trekking is another beautiful trekking route in Annapurna region. The trekking is moderate with steep uphill for few days from Pokhara city.
On this trekking, we can view Annapurna I (8,091m / 26,545ft) Annapurna South (7,219m-23,693ft), Gangapurna (7,455m-24,457ft) and Annapurna III (7,555m-24,787ft), including to Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish-tail) at 6,790 m stretches up towards world’s 7th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri 8,167 m and 8th Mt. Manaslu at 8,163 m and sunrise view from Panchase Hill top.
Panchase Hill trekking offers a unique journey from subtropical to alpine climate hill; this makes a drastic change in vegetations and its awesome scenery. Panchase Hill trekking is a journey with panorama of 360° parallel views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna & Manaslu mountain range.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Transfer to your hotel.
Day 02: Preparation for trekking, half day sightseeing (one or two heritage site visit in Kathmandu).
Day 03: Drive or fly to Pokhara 950m (30 mins flight and 6 hrs drive)
Day 04: Trek to Bhumdi village 1500m via Peace Stupa and Phumdi – 5 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Panchase Bhanjyang 2,200 m -5 hrs.
Day 06: Hike to Panchase hill top 2,509m and trek to Bhadaure 1,670m,
Day 07: Trek to Bhirethati 1,200 m -5 hours.
Day 08: Trek to Ghandruk 1,750 m -5 hours.
Day 09: Trek to Pothana 1,930 m – 3 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Kande via Australian camp and drive to Pokhara
Day 11: Drive back to Kathmandu – 6 hrs journey.
Day 12: Transfer to International Airport.