Khayar Lake trekking known as Khopra Danda is an exotic trek that takes you to Khobra Danda (4,500 m), a pristine, pure freshwater lake located in the heart of the Annapurna region. Khobra Danda trek is a beautiful trek in the heart of the Annapurna Himalayan region that starts after a short drive to Nayapul (45km) from Pokhara. You will also visit Annapurna South Base Camp at an altitude of 4,130 m thus giving two vantage points to relish the majestic panorama of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna III & IV, Macchapuchre, Nilgiri, Lamjung Himal, Tukuche and many more. It is a 9-day tea house trek from village to village until Tadapani and after this place, all the tea houses are basic where you can experience the real trekking into the Himalayas. Khobra Danda Trek is a newly opened trekking where you can feel pure activities in the wilderness.
The Major Attraction of Khopra Danda Trekking
The attraction of the secret Khayar Lake is visiting the picturesque Ghandruk village and Ghorepani village, the typical Ghandruk village, considered the most photographed village in Nepal. On your return route, you will also take a short hike to Poon Hill (3,232 m) to enjoy the sunrise and beautiful Mountain peaks of Dhaula Giri (8164m), Annapurna (8,091 m), Manaslu (8,156 m), Macchapuchre (6,993 m), etc. If you wish to extend/combine this trek with Annapurna Base Camp Trekking please contact us for the customized itinerary.
Best Time and Itinerary for the Khopra Trek
Khopra Danda trek is a beautiful and less crowded trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It is known as the Khayar Lake trek as well and offers stunning views of the snow-capped mountains, alpine forest, and typical picturesque villages. The best time to visit the Khayar Lake trek is March to May (Spring) and September to December (Autumn). During this time the weather is dry and clear and the views are spectacular usually. Our proposed itinerary is flexible and can be adjusted as per your interest and time frame. Please see the below for the Khopra Danda Trek itinerary. It is important to acclimatize properly and take your time during the trek to avoid altitude sickness.
Khayar Lake Trek also called Khopra Danda Trekking is a moderate one consisting of easy hikes through streams & rivers, forests of rhododendrons and orchids (Suna khari), green terraced fields, and picturesque Gurung villages. Reach the height of the most possible altitude in Khayar Lake by hiking and healing the purest air from the Mountain. Global Adventure Trekking is pleased to customize the trek as per your time and interest, We are here to support you for your lifetime holiday. We specialize in small group treks, family holidays, and honeymoon private trips for couples. So please feel free to contact us for more