Rara Lake Trek is the totally wilderness destination for trekking in Nepal. Dolpo Rara Lake Trekking is fully camping trekking route in which lodges are not well developed in the trekking route. Dolpo Rara Lake trekking to visit the Nepal’s largest lake in isolated destination.
Highlight of Dolpo Rara camping Trekking
- Exploring the most beautiful Rara Lake.
- Affords glimpses of culture and scenery very different from those in the rest of the country.
- Considered one of the finest parks in the world, Rara National Park abounds in coniferous forest and is the ideal habitat for the musk deer, Himalayan black bear and other faunae.
- Wilderness of mountain meadows and forests of pine, spruce, and juniper dotted with remote and isolated settlements.
Dolpo Rara lake is the Nepal’s largest lakes. Located in the serenity of the isolated Dolpo region, its shores are majestic in their unspoiled appeal. The magic feeling of visiting this virgin area will accompany us on this journey, along with the best scenery in northwestern Nepal. The moderate Dolpo Rara camping Trekking from Jumla to Rara lake will include glimpses into cultures and scenery much different from the rest of Nepal. We’ll cross a wilderness of mountain meadows and forests of pine, spruce, and juniper dotted with remote and isolated settlements. Along a backdrop of snow-capped mountain ranges, we’ll pass over several 3000 meter ridges on our way to Rara National Park, where we’ll explore the pristine natural surroundings of Rara Lake.
Dolpo Rara camping Trekking offers the best scenery on the north-western most side of Nepal. Within its confines lie the Rara national park, the smallest park in Nepal, where in turn the country’s largest lake, the Rara Lake can be found (10.8 sq. km at 2,990m). Considered one of the finest parks in the world, Rara National Park abounds in coniferous forest and is the ideal habitat for the musk deer, Himalayan black bear and other faunae. The Dane (Impeyan Pheasant) the national bird of Nepal, flies above while a species of fish, the snow trout, inhabit the Rara lake. Adding attraction to the region are its generally open-hearted and friendly people. Dolpo Rara camping Trekking can begin in Jumla (over an hour’s flight from Kathmandu) or from the nearer Nepalgunj.
Rara camping trek is a attractive destination point for camping trekking in the west. The trail is very much “off the beaten path” and affords glimpses of culture and scenery very different from those in the rest of the country. As this the isolated zone so, the tea house is not the option, hence camping should be planned. The attraction of the park is the biggest lake of Nepal. Along mountain paths and a series of quaint villages, one reaches the magnificent banks of Rara Lake. The park includes Trans- Himalayan valley with high ridge covered with forest and alpine pastures.
Best season for Dolpo Rara Camping Trek is considered for autumn and spring. These seasons offers stunning views of majestic mountains over a clear sky. Additionally, the weather is also favorable with tolerable temperatures even in the higher Himalayas.
|1||Arrival to TIA airport. Pick up from there then check in to hotel in Kathmandu Upon arrival in Kathmandu.||1360m|
|2||Kathmandu to Nepalgunj afternoon/ flight 55 min. - stay in hotel|
|3||Nepalgunj to Juphal / early morning flight 35 min. then trek to Dunai||2140m|
|4||Dunai to Chhepka||2838m|
|5||Chhepka to Chunuwar (Jharana hotel)||3110m|
|6||Chunuwar to Phoksundo||3600m|
|7||Phoksundo – explore lake, gompas and village (Bon)-camping|
|8||Phosundo lake to Pungmo||3500m|
|9||Pungmo to Kagmara high camp||4800m|
|10||Kagmara high camp to Kagmara Phedi||2900m|
|11||Kagmara Phedi to Toijum||2920m|
|12||Toijum to Chaurikot||3060m|
|13||Chaurikot to Chotra|
|14||Chotra to Gothichaur||2650m|
|15||Gothichaur to Jumla||2540m|
|16||Jumla to Khali Gaon / 6 hours trek||3685m|
|17||Khali gaon to Bulbule/ 6-7 hours trek||3182m|
|18||Bulbule to Jhyari trek passing Ghuchi Lagna Pass||3480m|
|19||Jhyari to Rara / 4-5 hours||2980m|
|20||Explore Rara Lake||2980m|
|21||Rara to Murma Top|
|22||Rara to Talcha/ 4-5 hours trek|
|23||Talcha to Nepalgunj/ 45 minutes flight and Nepalgunj to Kathmandu/ 55 minutes flight|
|24||Free Day in Kathmandu Option for Sightseeing||1360m|