Khopra Trek

  • 12 Days, 11 Nights
  • Annapurna

Tour Description

The khopra ridge is Located in Annapurna coservation area, khopra ridge is a best alternative of ghorepani trail. It is located away from the busier trails of annapurna region but provides equally remarkable mesmerising views of Annapurna range and Dhaulagiri range, which includes mt. dhaulagiri , annapurna south, annapurna fang, and nilgiri. The holy khayre lake is another main attraction of this trek, and requires a little wandering away from the khopra ridge. The maximum elevation is 4660m of khayer lake where as khopra ridge is at elevation of 3640m.

Included

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • 3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast.
  • Entrance fee and permits
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek
  • All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • All ground/Air transportation as per the itinerary
  • An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trek leader and assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide)
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, food and accommodation
  • All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (ACAP, TIMS)
  • Medical kit (carried by your trek leader)
  • All government and local taxes

Not Included

  • Nepalese visa fee 
  • Excess baggage charge(s)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu
  • International flights
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Tips for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

Additional Info

Duration

Min People

Max Alt.

Tour Grade

12 days

2

4660m

Medium

Tour Itineary

1

Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to the hotel.

After arriving in kathmandu, a representive from Altitude trails and adventures will pick you from the airport and take you to the hotel.

2

Kathmandu sight seeing and trek preperation

we will visit few of the cultural heritages in kathmandu valley which includes, swyambhunath stupa, bouddhanath stupa and kathmandu durbar square. in the evening the group will prepare for trekking

3

Kathmandu to pokhara

6hrs drive from kathmand to pokhara via tourist bus or you can

4

Pokhara to ghorepani

we will head toward ulleri(56 kms from pokhara 5 hrs drive). The trails is full of dense forests, community of diferent community which includes majority of gurung inhabitants. The trek starts from ulleri. The trail is full of Rhododendron forest.

5

Ghorepani to upper chistibung

Early morning hike to poonhill (1 hrs hike) panaromic sunrise view of dhaulagiri and annapurna mountain range, Breakfast at hotel, trek to chistibung (3000m). Overnight stay at the hotel.

6

Upper chistibung to khopra ridge

Today, we will head uphill through alpine forests and meadows. Throughout the trek, we will be able to view the gorgeous peak of Annapurna South (7219m). After only a few hours of trekking and we will reach Khopra Ridge which offers you a stunning panorama of the Annapurna Mountain range. Overnight in Khopra danda.

7

Rest day in khopridge, hike to khayer lake

We’ll take a rest day in khopra ridge today. In the meantime, we will hike upto the khayer lake also called as khayer barah , a glacial lake formed by the water flowing from South Annapurna Glacier hence the lake offers a mind-blowing view of Annapurna South (7219m) along with the peaks of Barah Chuli (7647m), Annapurna I (8091m), and other peaks of the Annapurna range. Overnight at khopra danda.

8

Khopra ridge to swanta village

Bidding goodbye to Khopra Ridge, we’ll trek downhill to Swanta village through the village of Chistibang. Overnight at swanta village

9

Swanta village to ulleri

Breakfast at hotel, trek to ulleri.. Overnight stay at the hotel.

10

Ulleri to pokara

Our jeep will be waiting for us at ulleri, we’ll take an early morning offroad drive to pokhara. We’ll spend the leisure day at lakeside by doing different activities like boating, kayaking, and others.

11

Pokhara to kathmandu

we'll take early morning flight to Kathmandu, Leisire Day in Kathmandu.

12

Transfer to Airport (departure)

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