Annapurna Khayar Lake Trek

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Annapurna Region is the gorgeous trekking region compared to whole Nepal. Unfortunately Khayar Lake is situated in Annapurna Region. Situated at higher altitude it is very beautiful lake. This route is newly searched. Only few trekkers have visited this place. It is virgin trekking destination of Annapurna region. The popularity is increasing day by day as it is located in Annapurna region. Khorpa trek is nick name of this trek. From all the side of lake it is full of Numerous Shrines. This area is vast biological & cultural diversity. Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri (7041 m) and Machhapuchhre are very attractive mountain ranges. Annapurna Khayar Lake is not only enough to make our trek interesting. But there is great hand of surrounding environment to make this trek full of fun.

We will start our Annapurna khayar Lake trekking from nayapul. Our most of the walk will be on Lush green valley. We will be amazed with the beauty of nature. Hospitality & friendly behavior will be so much attractive which make us to visit this place again. Khayer Lake is our main destination. Completing our destination we will return back to Pokhara from different track. It will end our trek. Annapurna khayar Lake trekking is long & little difficult trekking. Good training should be taken for comfortable walk. We need to have enough holidays to appear this trekking. Nepal Government authorized permit is required in our trek. Month of January, February, March, April, May, October, November and December will have best season to trek. We the team of Chomolungma Adventures Pvt. Ltd. will arrange you Annapurna Khayar Lake Trekking with professional guides. Trekking days are made according to the choice of trekkers. In any day it can be made. Any program with the team of Chomolungma Adventures Pvt. Ltd. will be full of fun.

Brief Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu.

Day 02: Kathmandu exploration and preparation for trek

Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara (7 to 8 hours)

Day 04: Pokhara to Nayapul drive & trek to Tikhedhunga (1577m) – 3 Hours

Day 05: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2840m) – 5 Hours

Day 06: Hike up to Poon Hill (3210m) & trek to Tadapani (2610m) – 4 Hours

Day 07: Tadapani to Dobato(3350m) – 6 Hours

Day 08: Dobato to Chistibung (3000m)–5 Hours

Day 09: Chistibung to Khopra Danda (4020m)–5 Hours

Day 10: Khopra Danda to Khayar Base Camp (4620m) – 5 Hours

Day 11: Khayar Base Campto KhopraDanda(4020m) – 5 Hours

Day 12: KhopraDanda to Swata (2270m) – 5 Hours

Day 13: Swata to Ghorepani (2853m) – 4 Hours

Day 14: Ghorepani to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara – 4 Hours

Day 15: Pokhara to Kathmandu

Day 16: Farewell

 Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu.

After landing flight at TIA, representative of Chomolungma Adventures Pvt. Ltd. will warmly receive you. We will shift you towards your hotel. We will enjoy delicious dinner at night. After dinner is finished we will give brief description of the Annapurna Khayar Lake Trekking program which is our destination.

Day 02: Kathmandu exploration and preparation for trek.

Today is the rest day and preparation day for our whole trek. Beside this we will spend our remaining day by sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley. Firstly we will visit Pashupatinath one of the holiest temple of Lord Shiva, Bauddhanath Little Tibet and to Swayambhunath Monkey Temple. Then from here we will drive to Basantpur Durbar Square at hanuman dhokha. Spending some time we will return hotel and prepare our trek for tomorrow.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara (7 to 8 hours)

Early morning after having breakfast, we will take a drive to Pokhara. It takes about 7 to 8 hours. During our drive the spectacular view of the roadside houses with forest will be so much enjoyable. After reaching Pokhara we will visit spectacular places around the valley. Lastly we will return back to our hotel for our night.

Day 04: Pokhara to Nayapul drive & trek to Tikhedhunga (1577m) – 3 Hours

Beautiful sunrise will welcome our morning. In rising sun the combination of Mt Machhapuchhre will be so much attractive. Then we will have our breakfast & drive toward Nayabul. After a drive of about one hour we will reach over there and we will start our walking Journey. Since it’s our first day we just need to walk about three hours.

Day 05: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2840m) – 5 Hours

We will have a bit pain in our legs. In low pain we will slowly continue our journey toward Ghorepani. Our walking trial will be fully steep hill. Ulleri village, community of magar people will be our resting point. Walking slowly in the forest of Pine and oak we will reach at Ghorepani to spend our night.

Day 06: Hike up to Poon Hill (3210m) & Tadapani (2610m) – 4 Hours

Our today’s day is taken as one of the important day of our trekking. First of all we will hike up to the Poon hill. From the hill we can see the spectacular views of combination of mountains much as Machhapuchhre, Lamjung Himal, Annapurna I (8091m), Dhaulagiri I (8167m) etc. After spending our precious time we will return back to our place. We will have our lunch & continue to Tadapani for our night.

Day 07: Tadapani to Dobato (3350m) – 6 Hours

Dobato will be our next walking destination. Our today’s walk is a bit easier. Beautiful forest of rhododendron is our main walking trial. And finally we will reach beautiful Dobato village. Roaming around the beautiful area we will return back to our place entertain for some time and have a good night.

Day 08: Dobato to Chistibung (3000m) – 5 Hours

From Dobato our next destination is Chistibung. We need to walk through the ridge and follow summit of Annapurna South per se. resting at many places slowly we will follow the path of kaligandaki Valley. Continuing our journey we will finally be at Chistibung to stay a memorable night.

Day 09: Chistibung to Khopra Danda (4020m) – 5 Hours

Early morning after having breakfast we will continue our journey to Khorpa Danda. We need to walk at higher and higher altitude which may create a problem in walking. Excellent views of Nilgiri, Annapurna South, Dhaulagiri I, Annapurna I, and Tukuche Peak will mesmerize us in our journey to Khorpa Danada.

Day 10: Khopra Danda to Khayar Base Camp (4620m) – 5 Hours

Main day of our trekking is Khayar Base Camp is our today’s destination. The cool air will blown us which will refresh our mind on our walk. Our today’s walk is a bit difficult as we need to reach the base camp. Our surrounding is fully covered with mountain ranges. In this way we will be at Khayar Base Camp.

Day 11: Khayar Base Camp to Khopra Danda (4020m) – 5 Hours

Waking up early in the morning we will spend some of our time in roaming the places of Khayar base camp. For memory we can capture picture in our camera. Our dream of visiting Khayar Lake is fulfilled. And from today our returning journey starts. Khorpa Danda is our next destination. We will start after having our lunch.

Day 12: Khopra Danda to Swata (2270m) – 5 Hours

In our returning journey our next destination is Swata. Our returning journey goes through different path but the track is same Kali Gandaki. We will have to walk on easy trial as we need to walk on downhill track. Shrines used by pilgrims are passed on their annual visit to the sacred lakes.

Day 13: Swata to Ghorepani (2853m) – 4 Hours

Early morning after having breakfast we will continue our journey toward Ghorepani. Slowly we will continue our journey and reach Chitre. Excellent views of Dhaulagiri range can be seen from the zigzag trial. It will be full of enjoyment. Finally we will reach Ghorepani to stay our night.

Day 14: Ghorepani to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara – 4 Hours

From Ghorepani we will have breakfast and continue our journey toward Nayapul. We need to walk on hunpty dumpty trial of vehicle. From Nayapul we will drive back to Pokhara. We will be fresh after reaching pokhara and spend our some of the extra time in visiting the area of Lakeside.

Day 15: Kathmandu from Pokhara

Early morning after having breakfast we will take a drive to Kathmandu. It takes about 6 to 7 hours. During our drive the spectacular view of the roadside houses with forest will be so much enjoyable. After reaching Kathmandu we will visit spectacular places around the valley. Lastly we will return back to our hotel for our night.

Day 16: Farewell

After having a night rest at Kathmandu, we will pack our luggage to return back to our home land. We need to reach at airport 3 hours before the flight. Chomolungma Adventures Pvt. Ltd. We will attend a small farewell program for you. We hope, while returning back to home country you will think for a re visit to Nepal. We hope for your better journey.

Cost Includes

  • Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car / van / bus.
  • Standard accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu breakfast included..
  • Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private car / van / bus.
  • All your standard Meals during the trek.
  • Best available Lodges, Guesthouses accommodation during the trek.
  • Local licensed English and other native language speaking Guide.
  • The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek.
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments, medicine for all trekking staffs.
  • Conservation areas, national parks permits and TIMS.
  • All our government taxes.

Cost not Includes

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, laundry.
  • Personal trekking Equipments.
  • Tips for trekking staff–Tipping are expected.
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section