Khayar Lake Trek

Duration: 14 Days
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Private Vehicle / Bus
  • Food: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel , Guest House & Tented Camp
  • Max Elevation: 4620m

Khayar lake trekking is an exotic trek that takes you to Khayar Lake (4620m), a pristine lake located in the heart of Annapurna region. You will also visit Annapurna South Base Camp at an attitude of 4130m thus giving two vantage points to relish the majestic panorama of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Annapurna III & IV, Macchapuchre, Nilgiri, Lamjung Himal, Tukuche and many more.

Other attraction of Khayar trek is the visit to the picturesque Ghorepani village, considered the most photographed village in Nepal. On your return route you will also take a short hike to Poon Hill (3232m) to enjoy sunrise and beautiful mountain peaks of Annapurna, Manaslu, Macchapuchre etc.

Khayar trek is a moderate one consisting of easy hikes through streams & rivers, forests of rhododendron and orchids, green terraced fields and romantic villages. The trek starts from and ends in the beautiful city of Pokhara, located 200 Km from Kathmandu.

Highlights

  • Trek to Khayar Lake and Annapurna South Base Camp
  • Majestic views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Macchapuchre, Nilgri, Lumjung Himal etc
  • Visit Ghorepani village and hike to Poon Hill
  • Culture of ethnic Magar communities

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 Arrivals and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02 Kathmandu city sight-seeing
Day 03 Pokhara drive to Nayapul and trek to Ghandrung (2012m), 5hrs
Day 04 Ghandrung - Tadapani (2610m), 3 hrs
Day 05 Tadapani - Dobato (3350m), 6 hrs
Day 06 Dobato - Chistibung (3000m), 5 hrs
Day 07 Chistibung - Khopra Danda (4020m), 5 hrs
Day 08 Khopra Danda day trip Khayar Lake (4620m), and back 8 hrs
Day 09 Khopra Danda - Swata (2270m), 6 hrs
Day 10 Swata - Ghorepani (2855m), 4 hrs
Day 11 Ghorepani - Hille (1570m), 6 hrs
Day 12 Hille trekl to Nayapul (1070m), drive to Pokhara overnight at Pokhara
Day 13 Pokhara to Kathmandu.
Day 14 Final Departure.

What's included

  • Airport pickup and drop off by private coach
  • Twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu, including 3 nights lodging with breakfast
  • Two-night twin sharing accommodation in Pokhara, including breakfast
  • Kathmandu guided sightseeing tour by private vehicle
  • TIMS-card (Trekker Information Management System)
  • Annapurna Conservation Area entry fees
  • All ground transportation by luxury tourist vehicle
  • 8-night lodge accommodation during the trek (twin sharing)
  • Experienced English speaking trekking guide with government license
  • Company guarantee for Government Rescue Services
  • Insurance for Nepalese Staff.
  • All government taxes and VAT
  • Complementary duffel or sleeping bag (refundable after the trek)
  • Farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant
  • All meals while in the trek (Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner)
  • Nature of personal expenses
  • All kind of Drinks (alcoholic non alcoholic and hot and cold drinks)
  • Shopping in the Mountain.
  • Clients Travel insurance and evacuation cost if needed.
  • Tips to Guide and supported crews.
  • Flight to Pokhara if taken. (company arrange a tickets for an additional cost)