Rara Trek

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Rara Trek

Rara lake trek is one the most fascinating treks in the north-western side of Nepal located in the remote area of Karnali. Standing at 2990m the largest lake of country, Rara lake, is surrounded by Rara National park- Nepal’s smallest and most scenic national park. Also called Queen of lakes, Rara mirrors snow capped Himalayas along with blue pine, black juniper forest surrounding it. Being one of the least inhabited trekking routes and very much off the beaten track, it gives you a feel for the natural environment along with glimpses of culture and scenery very different from the rest of the Nepal.

Rara trek begins after we arrive at Jumla via flight from Nepalgunj. We trekking trail passes through Danphe Kanga, Chautha, Dhotu and reaches pristine Rara lake. We explore around Rara lake for a day or two. We can use tented camps during the journey. Then we trek to Ghorasain, Sinja, Jaljala Chaura and back to Jumla. We fly back to Nepalgunj and then to Kathmandu. Chuchemara Dauda (4087m) is the best vantage point to get the magnificent views of the lake and highly forested hillside along with snow-capped mountains around it.Home to 20 species of mammals and 214 species of birds Rara National Park is a great spot for observing wildlife such as deer, leopards, ghorals, thar, Himalayan black bear and rare red panda. Bird species include the beautiful Lophophorus (national bird of Nepal), Peregrin falcon and many types of partridges, flycatchers, bulbuls, cuckoos and eagles. Many species of birds visit this area during their seasonal migration in November and April. The trekking route Passes through the region that offers cultural interactions with warm welcoming local people. We might meet followes of Hinduism and Tibetan Buddhist families living in isolated villages.

Rara trek is a virgin trademark of Nepal’s original beauty which goes through remote, untamed, enchanting landscapes, water scapes, natural vegetation and many more. The undisturbed Rara lake is gem of Nepal.

Brief Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Sightseeing of Kathmandu and Bhaktapur city
Day 03: Fly to Nepalgunj
Day 04: Fly from Jumla and trek to Padmara.
Day 05: Trek to Bumra(2830m)
Day 06: Trek to Pine(2430m)
Day 07: Trek to Rara Lake
Day 08: Exploration at Rara Lake
Day 09: Trek to Ghorasain(3271m)
Day 10: Trek to Sinja
Day 11: Trek to Chere Chaur
Day 12: Trek to Jumla
Day 13:Flight to Nepalgunj and Flight to Kathmandu
Day 14: Transfer to the airport for the final departure

Cost Includes

  • Food and accomodation cost during the trip.
  • Charge to guide and porter.
  • Hotel in Kathmandu that includes bed and breakfast only.
  • Refreshment for tea or coffee as per your desire.
  • Permit fee for international visitors.
  • All sorts of Entry fees
  • Airfare charges for Kathmandu Rara Kathmandu.
  • All ground transportation.
  • Homestay or camping as per your desire.
  • First aid kit during the entire trip.
  • Special local food items.
  • English speaking guide for trekking
  • For 2 client 1 porteris included for carrying back packed during the trip.

Cost Excludes

  • All sorts of beverage items and colddrinks like Coke, fanta, beer etc.
  • Emergency Rescue Charge.
  • All sorts of International Faire charges.
  • Tips for Guide and porter.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Personal shopping on the entire journey.
  • Others than specified.

Trip in Details

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Trip Facts

Destination : Nepal

Duration : 14 Days

Price : 1175 USD

Difficulty Level : Moderate

Minimum Altitude : 1300m

Group Size : 2-20 People

Activities : Trekking, Hiking & Sightseeing

Transportation : Flight, Car & Jeep

Accommodation : 3-4 star hotel in kathmandu, Normal guest house during trekking

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