An incredible adventure on the hidden areas of great massive Annapurna Himalayan range of mountains, most of the trekking leads on mainstream trails around scenic Annapurna region, join with Pristine Nepal for a complete wilderness adventure on the off beaten tracks to Annapurna & Khayar Lake Trekking.
On this trek where you will enjoy the pristine natural environment in the comfort of nice lodges on route trekking, in the shade of world highest Mt. Dhaulagiri & Mt. Annapurna.
Annapurna & Khayer Lake Trekking offers views of world’s 7th highest Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m / 26,795 ft), 10th highest Annapurna (8,091m / 26,545 ft) with Vara Shikar or Annapurna Fang, where very few trekkers seldom venture around this beautiful area with a holy glacial lake of Khayar or Vara Pokhari.
Starting this utmost adventure with an interesting overland journey to Pokhara, a famous picturesque and touristic destination in all Himalaya, Located on the laps of towering Annapurna Himalaya with pristine Phewa and Begnas Lakes, where many adventures start and end on this scenic Pokhara city.
Our adventure to Annapurna & Khayar Lake Trekking begins with a short drive and then walking into high hills full of glorious mountain views, as the walking progress passing traditional farm villages of Gurung and Poon / Magar tribes and into enchanting rhododendron-oaks-pines and fir tree lines forested area.
Our trek leads to scenic Ghorepani and Poon Hill for superb views of the sunrise over a chain of Himalayan peaks from Dhaulagiri-Annapurna-Lamjung Himal to Manaslu range with ever-present Mt. Machhapuchare “Fish Tail”.
After Poon Hill and Ghorepani, our walk leads away from main popular trekking trail into remote North on the high Kopra ridges with Dhaulagiri-Nilgiri-A Fang and South at close distance.
From Kopra Ridge visiting holy Lake of Khayar in between high Annapurna South and Vara-Shikar (A Fang) enjoying the marvelous views our return trek leads back on the main trail at Ghandruk and then a short drive brings you at scenic Pokhara with last overnight stop by the Lake Phewa.Outline Itinerary:
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,315m and transfer o hotel.
Day 02: In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour at places of interest.
Day 03: Drive on a tourist bus to Pokhara 820m – 06hrs.
Day 04: Drive to Nayapul (trek point) with 4 hrs trek to Tirkhedhunga 1,440m
Day 05: Trek to Ghorepani 2,860m overnight in the lodge – 06 hrs.
Day 06: Morning hike up to Poon Hill 3,210m and walk to Swauta village 2,200m – 05 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Chistibung 3,100m – 04 hrs.
Day 08: Trek to Kopra Danda 4,020m – 06 hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Khayer Lake 4,620m – 05 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Chistibung 3,100m – 04 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Dobato 3,460m – 05 hrs.
Day 12: Trek to Ghandruk 1,950m – 04 hrs.
Day 13: Trek to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara – 06 hrs.
Day 14: Pokhara to Kathmandu by air or overland drive.
Day 15: Departure from Kathmandu