Rara Lake Trek is an amazing trip to Western Nepal revealing an enormous hidden beauty. Rara Lake also known as “Mahendra Taal” after Late King Mahendra, is the biggest and largest freshwater lake in Nepal. It is also situated at the altitude of 2990 meters covering an area of about 10.8 sq.km. Trekking in Rara Lake is taking its climb in the tourism as it is one of the strenuous trekking routes. Similarly, Rara National Park is considered as one of the best and finest National Parks in the world. It has become an ideal home for the wildlife like Himalayan black bear, Musk deer, Himalayan ghoral, Thar, Leopard, etc. The 15-day Rara Lake Trek is an amazing opportunity to dip into the enchanting natural beauty and the untouched, pure ancient cultures of Western Nepal. The lifestyle of the local people is rustic and simple.
Rara Lake Trek provides the golden chance to enjoy the best views of the North-western side of Nepal. The Himalayas surrounding the Rara Lake, the alpine meadows, the dense forests of Juniper, Pine and Spruce give a pleasant feeling. Starting from the runway of Jumla airport, passing through the Rara National Park, Chuchemara danda and way back to Jumla again via Ghurchi Lagna pass and Danphe Lagna pass complete the trekking to Rara Lake. On the way, you come across many settlements like Sinja valley, Ghorosingha, Pina, etc. You can experience the wonderful combination of ancient traditions and pure nature. This Rara Lake Trek is really delightful though strenuous. Nowadays, the Rara Lake Trek has been speeding up and many trekkers are shockingly charmed. Far away from the busy streets and crowded towns, Rara Lake is one of the tourist destinations to spend a relaxed and quality time.
Very much as the “Off the Beaten Treks”, this Rara Lake Trek is ideal choice for those trekkers who want a quiet trekking route, less explored and full of the fascinating surrounding. It is not easily accessible like the trekking in Everest region or Annapurna region. You will witness the vibrant landscapes with an incredible nature. You will just enjoy the unexpected thrill during this trip. If you want a solitude trekking, you better choose Rara Lake Trek. Step On Himalaya is always ready to organize a comfortable trip to Rara Lake. All the entrance permits, trekking permits, and other permits will be taken care by Step On Himalaya. You will surely have the one-time superb experience in the Rara Lake Trek. Nevertheless, Rara Lake Trek is one of the trekking you should not miss. So, hey friends, grab this chance with Step On Himalaya and enjoy to the fullest.
Day 01: Arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu (4593ft/1400m)
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing (4593ft/1400m)
Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj (492ft/150m)
Day 04: Flight from Nepalgunj to Jumla (8248ft/2514)
Day 05: Trek from Jumla to Chere Chaur (10022ft/3055m)
Day 06: Trek from Chere Chaur to Chalachaur (9776ft/2980m)
Day 07: Trek from Chalachaur to Sinja Valley (8170ft/2490m)
Day 08: Trek from Sinja to Ghorosingha (10006ft/3050m)
Day 09: Trek from Ghorosingha to Rara Lake (9875ft/3010m)
Day 10: Rara Lake Exploration (9875ft/3010m)
Day 11: Trek from Rara Lake to Pina (8005ft/2440m)
Day 12: Trek from Pina to Bumra (9350ft/2850m)
Day 13: Trek ends at Bumra to Jumla (8248ft/2514)
Day 14: Flight from Jumla to Nepalgunj and then another flight to Kathmandu
Day 15: Final departure from the International Airport