Jumla to Rara Lake Trek

Description:

Trip Cost: US$3025

Jumla to Rara Lake trekking is one of the best destinations  in western Nepal .This area is surrounded by Rara National park. It is the largest lake in Nepal surrounded by Rara National Park. Trekking in Rara Lake provides excellent exploration opportunities to Napal’s finest Rara National park and famous Rara Lake situated at an altitude of 2,990 meter.  The route is well off the beaten track and affords glimpses of culture and scenery very different from other parts of Nepal. The trek offers a dramatic display of clear high altitude lakes mingled with pine, spruce and juniper forests as well as breath taking views  of the snow capped Himalayan peaks.

This Lake is as deep as 167 meters in some places, and drains into the river Mugu Karnali via Nijar Khola. The Rara National Park is the home of endangered red panda, common langur (Black n white monkey), and rhesus macaque. Rhododendron, juniper, oak, spruce and Cyprus are the rich vegetations of this area. Rara trekking area is an adequate habitat for rare and endangered wildlife. Popular for unique community hospitality, Rara trekking Nepal offers Rara Nepal treks and Rara treks Nepal itineraries. Camping arrangements are appropriate for Rara lake trek programme. This is the outline Itinerary for the Trek.

Trip Highlights:

Duration

16 Days 

 

Max. Elevation 

3450m. 

 

Destination 

Nepal 

 

Fitness Level 

Moderate 

 

Group Size 

2-12 People 

 

Best Season 

Sep-Nov, Mar-May 

 

Itinerary:


Day 01 : Arrival to Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel.
Day 02 : Sightseeing around kathamndu valley.
Day 03 : Kathmandu to Nepalgunj by flight and over night in Hotel.
Day 04 : Nepalgunja to Jumla by flight.
Day 05 : Jumla - Danphe Lagna (3130m).
Day 06 : Danphe Lagna - Chautha (2770m).
Day 07 : Chautha - Dhotu (2400m).
Day 08 : Dhotu - Rara Lake (3062m).
Day 09 : Rest in Rara Lake (Excursions around the Lake).
Day 10 : Rara Lake - Gorosingha (3000m).
Day 11 : Gorosingha - Sinja (2440m).
Day 12 : sinja - Jaljala Chaur (2900m).
Day 13 : Jaljala Chaur - Jumla.
Day 14 : Jumla -  Nepalgunj – Kathamndu by flight 
Day 15 : Free day in Kathmandu/shopping Day.
Day 16 : Transfer to International Airport and fly home. 

Note: Above itinerary can be customized as per our guest specific requirements and can make shorter or longer. We are very flexible to update.

Includes:

Airport picks up and drops by tourist car
Welcome dinner at typical Nepali Restaurant
Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley by tourist vehicle
3 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu with Breakfast
One English Speaking Govt. License holder Trekking Guide
Trekking Permit and TIMS permit
Trekking Porters, Kitchen boy, cook, sherpas
Necessary of mules, food and Kitchen/dining /camping gears
Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner with hot drinks during treks
First Aid Kit and Trekking Duffel Bag for Porters
Sleeping tent, Kitchen tent, dinning tent, toilet tent
Necessary of camping foods (tourist style), gas, stove
Tented accommodation during the trek (2 people=1 tent)
All necessary land transport by tourist vehicles
Nepali staff salary, food, accommodation, Insurance, equipments.
Sleeping Bags and Down Jacket (to be return after trek)
Government Taxes and paper works.

Excludes:

International air fare and Nepal Visa Fee
Food in Kathmandu and pokhara accept Breakfast
Personal expenses: (Laundry, phone calls, dry foods, cold drinks, bar bills)
Temple/Monastery entrance fees
Extra night of Accommodation and extra days of trek
Travel Insurance and rescue flights
Late arrival and late departure extra night
Additional activities (Safari-Bungee-Paragliding-Rafting and so on..)
Tipping to Nepali staff (Guide and Porters)

Equipments:

Day pack for your personal important things
Good Trekking Boots & Camping shoes/sandal
Socks-polypropylene, Down Jacket
Fleece-shirts, trekking trousers
Shorts, Swim wear, Sun Hat, Woolen cap
Nylon Windbreaker, Gloves, Snow Gaiters
Sleeping Bag, Rain cost
Torch/headlamp (with spare batteries)
Toiletries/soap, Toilet paper, Sun block
Travel Towel, Wet-wipes
Personal Medication, Sunglasses
Camera & lenses, Memory cards
GPS Tracking Units may be helpful, Altimeter
Book/music player/pack of cards
A plastic bag for waste, Energy/snack bars
Trekking stick and, water bottle

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