Rara Lake Trek

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Trip Details

Start/End: Kathmandu to Kathmandu

Duration: 15 days

Difficulty: Easy to Medium

Maximum Elevation: 3,010m (Rara Lake)

Best Time: October - November and March - April

Accommodation: Camping

Rara Lake Trek is the highest and most beautiful lake. Unique opportunity to be among those that have traded on the remote trails of western Nepal. During your trek, you will enter the Rara park, one of the best parks in the world and is a perfect habitat for Moschus moschiferus, Himalayan black bear, leopard, Himalayan goral, and other exotic animals. On your journey, you will not only be in the presence of snowcapped mountains, forests, and enchanting lakes but also will get to witness the country's lifetime of the locals who call this remote land their home.

Trip Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu, Pick up at the airport and transfer to hotel

Day 02 : Fly Kathmandu - Nepalgunj

Day 03 : Fly Nepalgunj - Jumla (2,540m)

Day 04 : Trek Jumla - Chere Chaur (3,055m)

Day 05 : Trek Chere Chaur - Chalachaur (2,980m)

Day 06 : Trek Chalachaur - Sinja (2,490m)

Day 07 : Trek Sinja - Ghorosingha (3,050m)

Day 08 : Trek Ghorosingha - Rara Lake (3,010m)

Day 09 : Exploration day at Rara Lake

Day 10 : Trek Rara Lake - Pina (2,440m)

Day 11 : Trek Pina - Naur Ghat (2,755m)

Day 12 : Trek Naur Ghat - Jumla

Day 13 : Fly back to Nepalgunj - Kathmandu

Day 14 : Free day in Kathmandu

Day 15 : Final departure to home country, transfer to international airport

Trip Info

Highlights of Rara Lake Trek

  • Explore the UNESCO-listed world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley
  • Trek through rhododendron, pine, and birch forests
  • Explore the beautiful queen of lakes “Rara”
  • Rich and untouched biodiversity of Rara National Park
  • Visit Sinja valley - one of the important and historical places of Nepal
  • The unique and typical lifestyle of Tibetan Influenced people of the Jumla district