Khopra Danda Trek is popular trekking destination in Annapurna region. This trek is also known as Khayer Lake Trekking. It provides equally remarkable views of the Himalayas including Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Fang and Nilgiri. This trek is suitable for all pinioned trekkers. We start this trip with Kathmandu world heritage site visit. The route goes through deeply lush thick pine, oak, rhododendron and bamboo forest with gorgeous vistas, journey through beautiful Magar, Gurung, Kami, Damai and Kshetri, Brahmin villages with its beautifully terraced farm lands.
Seasons: Nearly all months of the year except monsoon June to August wet seasons, March to May wild-flowers are in blooming time, with clear morning for views and pleasant day for walks, October to December another best month for clear views of mountain scenery, morning and night times will be cold as per altitude wise.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, welcome you in Kathmandu airport and transfer to the hotel
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing.
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara 860 m -06 hrs overland ride.
Day 04: Drive to Nayapul or beyond and trek to Ulleri 1,960 m – 06 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani 2,880 m – 05 hrs.
Day 06: Trek from Ghorepani to Upper Chistibung
Day 07: Trek from Upper Chistibung to Khopra Danda
Day 08: Rest day in Khopra Danda, Day-trip to Khayer Lake (4660m) 3640m 7-8 hours
Day 09: Trek from Khopra Danda to Tatopani (1250m) 4-5 hours
Day 10: From Tatopani, drive to Pokhara
Day 11: Drive to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 12: Depart Nepal for international flight home-ward bound.
Kathmandu airport pickup and drop
3 nights hotel accommodation in tourist standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
Kathmandu sightseeing with well trained city tour guide (Pashupatinath, Syambhunath, Baudanath, Patan city)
Pokhara kathmandu AC tourist bus transportation
2 nights hotel accommodation in tourist standard hotel in Pokhara with breakfast
Pokhara to Nayapul – Kande or Phedi to pokhara transportation in private vehicle
A well trained and experienced, English speaking, trekking guide (his food, accommodation, insurance, salary).
Two guest = 1 porter (his food, accommodation, insurance, salary) included .
All meals during trekking (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner).
Annapurna conservation area permit (ACAP).
Government permit (Trekkers information management system (TIMS) permit.
Accommodation during trekking (tea house/lodges/hotel).
Trekking equipment (sleeping bag and down jacket).
First Aid Kit.
All Government and local taxes.
1. If you would like to reduce any service included in package like, airport pick up drop, hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara, porter, Kathmandu sightseeing, the cost will be reduced accordingly.
2. If you would like to add any service which is not included in the package such as: Kathmandu – Pokhara, Pokhara-Kathmandu by flight or private car, Luxurious star hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara, white water rafting, Paragliding, Pokhara tour, we will arrange accordingly and that is subjected to extra cost.
Your personal nature expenses and travel insurance.
Food during your stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Drinks (tea, coffee, coke, beer), beverage, hot shower and heater charge during trekking.
Entry permit for temple and stupa during Kathmandu sightseeing
IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS AND ITEMS
Valid passport, 2 extra passport size photos, airline tickets
Separate photocopies of passport, visa form (easily obtained at Kathmandu airport), proof of insurance
Dollars, pounds or Euros in cash for purchasing Nepalese visa at Kathmandu airport, for paying for restaurants and hotels, for gratuities, snacks, and to purchase your own drinks and gifts
Credit cards, Bank/ATM/Cash machine cards for withdrawing funds from cash machines (bring a photocopy of your cards), traveler’s checks, etc.