A newly introduced popular trekking destination in Solukhumbhu; Panch Pokhari Mera peak Trekking is enveloped within Mahakulung Rural Municipality. For the destination to Panch Pokhari and Mera, Peak travelers have to make a journey to Mahakulung. Named after five glacial lakes that are believed to be holy and hold religious importance to both Hindu and Buddhist. Numerous pilgrims visit these lakes during the full moon festival in August. Overall, Panch Pokhari Trekking has plenty to offer in terms of natural as well as cultural heritage. Panch Pokhari Trekking is also known as the major trekking icon in Eastern Nepal among various treks.
This expedition is designed for those who would like to climb a challenging Mera Peak, ascend the more technical Island Peak with proper acclimatization and arrangement of contingency days to maximize the chance of comfortably reaching the summits. This trip is perfect for everyone with little or no previous experience of using an ice axe and crampons however requires an excellent level of physical fitness.
Highlights of the trek
- Cross the impressive Amphu Laptsa Pass and trek in the breathtaking mountain trails.
- Climb the beautiful summits of Mera Peak and Island Peak.
- Explore the beautiful Everest region and walk around the spiritual monasteries, mani walls, and chhortens.