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Jatta Pokhari & Panch Pokhari Trek - 10 Days

Jatta Pokhari (Pond) and Panch Pokhari (Pond) lie in the borderline of Dolakha district and Ramechhap district which is to the Northeast of the Kathmandu. These places have rich natural scenary and beautiful landscapes. The altitude of this pond is about more than 5000m and the water source of the Khimiti River. These ponds are very fabulous for religious thinking. It is believed that in the satya yug when the Lord Siva was poisoned with the halahal poison (kalkut), to minimize the excessive pain he had dip in the lake Jatapokhari. He used to have a bath to feel peace so that it is now also called as the peace land. Similarly the holy lake Panch pokhari.

The Holy Place is in the lap of Mt.Numburchuli, it is decorated with the unsurpassed natural beauty, biological diversity and the cultural heritage. It lies in the arms of verybeautiful Himalayan range and pristine nature. It is very popular for pilgrimage destination for Hindus. This place has historical and religious importance. Over 3000 pilgrims make their way to there to celebrate Janaipurnima every year. It is believed that taking dip in the holy water of jatapokhari will fulfill one´s wishes and clears the past sins. After then in a short walk there is 5 holy lakes called panch pokhari where pilgrims take bath in the lake and worship the god. The pleasant smell of medical herbs. There we can find sunpati, jatamasi (spikenard), kudaki, padamchal, panchaaule, dhupi, panmar, bhutkesar, Cordyceps, etc. Other herbs like homochar, nirmasi, bisnara, satyabanko, banmakai, chiraito, akasbeli etc are also used in the locally available medicines. Alpine Trav Treks and Expeditions are always ready to manage your treks as per your interests and requirements.


All Trekking offers and plans given in the itinerary are for all interested visitors who prefer full package. We offer the itinerary of the destinations as per your choice. You are always free to choose any itinerary and the staff depending on your financial condition. As per your interest and requirement, we have options for any partial visit too.

(The Trip cost varies depending on the group size, total number of days and services you require. If you are interested, please feel free to contact Us.)

Group Discount: Available

Day 1
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative.

Day 2
Day 02: Drive Kathmandu to Shivalaya (1790m) takes 7-8 hours. Overnight at lodge.

Taking around 9 hours, we will drive from Kathmandu to reach Shivalaya. The road is finely paved and while driving you can witness stunning mountain views. Shivalaya is the doorway for the Numbur Cheese Circuit which is located on the scenic Khimti River.

Day 3
Day 03: Trek Shivalaya to Khahare (2175m), 5-6 hours. Overnight at Camp.

The trail today moves ahead from Shivalaya to Khahare rising and falling all along the valley side via terraced pastures and falls to go across the river and then turns steeply up the cliff on the other part. Khahare is a tiny settlement resided only in winters by the house owners while during the summer they move to livestock pastures which borders Tibet. Home stay at Khahare for spending night.

Day 4
Day 04: Trek Khahare to Panipakha (3105m), 3/30 hours. Overnight at camp.

This is the 4th day of our trek and we will move to Panipakakha from Shivalaya which is the first campsite on our route. It has a moderately plane camping area among the spread Chauri sheds and the towering alpines. Take pleasure from beautiful sunset views from Panipakha. Overnight at tented camp.

Day 5
Day 05: Trek Panipakha to Maanedanda (3940m), 3 hours. Overnight at camp.

Today the trail goes across a small Sherpa village of Phokte. The route ascends all the way through the rhododendron forests to the summer meadows of Maanedanda. The set our tent at Maanedanda which has a basic cooking shelter and space for tents. It offers superb views in the days with clear weather. Overnight at tented camp.

Day 6
Day 06: Trek Maanedanda to Panchpokhari (4515m), 2/30 hours. Overnight at camp.

Today we will climb for about 4 hour on a precise trail to reach Panch Pokhari which literally means five holy lakes which lies at an elevation of 4200m. Here we can see two metal-roofed houses, a sheet metal-covered shrine of Lord Shiva and a heap of ironed tridents. The trail climbs to Jata Pokhari firstly. With the elevating altitude we walk via alpine pastures to scrubby jungle of Sunpati, an unusual mountain herb. As we reach near the beautiful waterfall we get the indication of our arrival at Jata Pokhari. Lake Jata Pokhari is located in the lap of Mount Numburchuli and is a popular pilgrimage in Ramechhap. During the months of June and July full moon days thousands of devotees come to worship. The trail moves further and after a short walk we will reach to Panch Pokhari. There are actually five small lakes which in Nepali language is named as Panch Pokhari. Overnight at tented camp.

Day 7
Day 07: Trek Panchpokhari to Panipakha (3105m), 5  hours. Overnight at camp.

Today we will the cross the pass lying at an elevation of 4600m and move down to reach Thare. On the way we will walk all along Khola Kharka and move further downward to Nupche River passing through thick bamboo forest. Here you will enjoy fresh cheese making process in green pasture at the side of the Nupche River before reaching the eco-camping spot at Thare. Overnight at tented camp

Day 8
Day 08: Trek Panipakha to Shivalaya (1790m), 6 hours. Overnight at guest house.

Day 9
Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu 7-8 hours. Overnight at hotel.

Day 10
Day 10: Transfer to International Airport and depart to your destination.

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle as per group size.
  • 2Night's hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • All your standard Meals and best available guest house and camping accommodation during the trek.
  • An Experienced English – speaking trekking guide and 4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide.
  • Porters to carry luggage for 2 trekkers: 1 porter including their salary, insurance, food and lodging.
  • Trekkers Information management System (TIMS), and Gaurishankar - Conservation entree Fees.
  • First Aid kit and general equipment for Porter during the trip.
  • Down Jacket, duffel-kit bag and sleeping bag by AlpineTrav Treks. Are to be returned after trip completion.
  • Farewell dinner second last day of departure.

Cost Excludes

  • Meals at Kathmandu.
  • Your international airfare.
  • Nepal visa
  • Personal expenses.
  • Landry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters.
  • Your Travel Insurance.
  • Rescue & Evacuation.
  • Tips for tour and trekking staffs.

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Recommended Gear Lists:

Packing essential gear before trekking is a must in any situation. These gears can protect you from the harsh conditions you may face during the trek.
Woolen caps, hats
Hiking boots
Trekking socks
Trekking trousers
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell jacket
Fleece jackets
Down jackets
Cotton T-shirts
Lightweight gloves
Woolen caps, hats
Sleeping bag
First-aid kit
Toilet papers
Body lotions
Sanitary napkins, tampons
Cotton towel
Hand sanitizers

The Trip cost varies depending on the group size, total number of days and services you require. If you are interested, please feel free to contact us.)

Group Discount: Available

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Jatta Pokhari & Panch Pokhari Trek
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Trip Facts

  • 10 Days
  • Camping
  • Spring & Autumn
  • 4515 meter
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • 6 people
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