Explore Kathmandu’s city center and sacred sites.
Trek the off-the-beaten-path Khopra Ridge route, away from the crowds.
Watch the sunset from the summit of Muldai Hill.
Enjoy an optional day hike to the sacred waters of Kaire Lake
Annapurna Khopra Danda trek is a newly opened route in the Annapurna region.The trek takes us with an amazing experience viewing Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna (I, II, III and south), Hiunchuli,Machhapuchhre, Lamjung Himal and Nilgiri views, rural villages, and rice fields. We pass through Rhododendron forest, and meet himalayan wildlifes like pheasants and yaks We can step to beautiful Khayar Lake. Similarly, this trek leads to Ghorepani Poon Hill, amazed with the best sunrise views over the massive Annapurna, Dhaulagiri Nilgiri, Hiunchuli and Machhapuchhre from the top of Poon Hill (3,210m).
Trekking journey begins with a scenic ride from Kathmandu to Pokhara leading the trek through Gurung communities of Ghandruk. The trail continues to Tadapani and then on the off beaten trail to Bayali. You will find a homestay feel in lodges. The trail takes us closer towards Annapurna South to Khopra danda. To enjoy the panoramic views of the entire Dhaulagiri and Annapuirna Range is its speciality. Then the trail descends to Swanta and up to Ghorepani through Bayeli Kharka and Tadapani and hike to poonhill for the stunning renowned views.
Outline Itinerary (Annapurna Khopra Danda Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative.
Day 02 : Sightseeing at Kathmandu valley, overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Drive to Pokhara (900m) 6-7 hrs. Overnight at hotel.
Day 04 : Drive to Nayapul (1050m) 1.5 hrs and trek to Ghandruk (1940m), 5 hrs.
Day 05 : Ghandruk to Tadapani (2675m), 3-4 hrs.
Day 06 : Tadapani (2595m) – Bayeli Kharka (3450m), 5 hrs.
Day 07 : Bayli Kharka (3450m) – Khopra Danda (Ridge) (3660m), 5 hrs.
Day 08 : Khopra Danda (3660m) – Swanta (2214m/7874m) 4 hrs.
Day 09 : Swanta –Ghorepani (2880m), 5 hrs.
Day 10 : Early morning hike to Poon Hill view point (3,210 m), trek to Pokhara 6-7 hrs.
Day 11: Drive back to Kathmandu, 6-7 hrs, overnight at hotel.
Day 12: Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination.
Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this amazing Annapurna Khopra Danda Trek if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.
Note: We would like to inform and assure you that we always follow the itinerary program but we might have to compel to change the itinerary due to bad weather, route condition and in any other unexpected situation compel in the field. We seek to request maximum flexibility for your safety while you are travelling in the Himalaya. There are also many other optional routes and programs which can be customized based on your interest. The cost will vary for the customized program. Please feel free to contact us for customized program.