Khopra Danda Trek
Trip Duration: 12 Days
Min Pax:01 pax
Trip Type: Lodge to Lodge Trek
Accommondation: Three Star in City + Tea House in Trekking
Transport:Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus
Start From: Kathmandu
Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + DinnerShow Less
Khopra Danda Trek is one of the famous trekking packages in Annapurna. Nepal has some of the best mountain treks in the world. Every year people from all over the globe embark their journey to Nepal and its adjourning areas for an exciting time. You cannot ask for a better trek schedule then Nepal tour as there is plenty to explore while you stay in Nepal. Nepal, as we all know, is a unique cultural heritage site where numbers of monasteries are situated in the heart of Nepal. Kathmandu which is the capital of Nepal has over the year engage traveler to witness exciting mountain trek which would be the main USP of the Nepal Tour operated by Himalayan Asia Treks.
Those who are physically fit and raring to go can start this long grueling tour. Before you commence your mountain trek you should cautious about the high altitude of the Mount Everest and aware the chilly and inclement weather. The main attraction sight of this tour is Khopra Danda Trek which is located nearby of Annapurna region but offers exclusive mountain view of Himalayans like Dhaulagiri, Annapurna south etc.
The long itinerary would suit for those who like to visit grandeur of Mount Annapurna. The incredible feeling about these breathtaking places will go as an unforgettable and memorable one for every traveler. The traditional cultural and warm hospitality along with beautiful landscapes all are extremely worth a time. If you book your travel agency here for the tour then the tour agency will take care of your long tour by them. Whenever we recall Mount Everest we try to make the point that mountain trekking here is the difficult and tough one but those are passionate and often take part in trekking then Khopra Danda Trek would be their first real hurdles in mountain trek.
Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu.
Day 02:Kathmandu to Pokhara(810m/2656ft) by drive / 6hrs drive .
Day 03:Pokhara to Nayapul by drive and trek to Ulleri(2000m/6560ft) / 1.5hrs drive / 5hrs .
Day 04:Ulleri to Ghorepani (2810m/9216ft) / 5hrs trek .
Day 05:Ghorepani to Tadapani(2660m/8724ft) / 5hrs trek .
Day 06:Tadapani to Bayeli Kharka(3450m/11611ft) / 5hrs trek .
Day 07:Bayeli Kharka to Khopra Danda(3660m/12004ft) / 5hrs trek .
Day 08:Excursion to Khopra Lake (4500m/14760ft) / 8hrs trek roundtrip
Day 09:Khopra Danda to Sikha(1935m/6346ft) / 6hrs trek.
Day 10:Sikha to Tatopani(1190m/3903ft) & drive to Pokhara / 2.5hrs trek / 5hrs .
Day 11:Drive to Kathmandu.
Day 12:Transfer to Kathmandu International airport for final Departure.
- Accommodation on Bed and Breakfast basis in Kathmandu and Pokhara in best Three Star hotel.
- Ground transportation (Airport pick up and drop, sightseeing by private and Kathmandu-Pokhara -Kathmandu by Tourist Bus ).
- Three times meals at trekking route.
- Accommodation in Tea house or lodge in trekking route.
- Government licensed English speaking guide.
- Porter (one porter for two person and carry 20 kg).
- All necessary paper work like Permit and TIMS card (Trekkers information management system).
- Travel and rescue arrangement.
- Twenty four call assistance by our office representative.
- Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant.
What's not Includes
- Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
- Any type of insurance.
- Any type of international flight fare.
- Personal nature expenses like bar bills, water, tea coffee, shower, laundry, wi fi in trekking route.
- Tips(Not mandatory but expected).
- Any extra cost which is not mentioned in Cost includes column.
- Extra day for natural calamities like flood, landslide, flight cancellation.
Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu.On the arrival at Kathmandu airport you will be greeted by travel agency. Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 2Kathmandu to Pokhara(810m/2656ft) by drive / 6hrs drive .On the 2nd day of the tour, you can reach Kathmandu to pokhra which is 6hrs drive. On your stay in hotel you will served by food. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 3Pokhara to Nayapul by drive and trek to Ulleri(2000m/6560ft) / 1.5hrs drive / 5hrs .Today begins with Pokhra to Nayapul by drive and arrives at Ulleri which is 1.5 hrs drives. It takes lot of physical stamina to keep the high trekking intensity going. You will stay at mountain lodge in the night. Overnight at Ulleri.
Day 4Ulleri to Ghorepani (2810m/9216ft) / 5hrs trek .Today, you will be reached Ulleri to Ghorepani which takes 5 hrs treks to be precise. You can then take proper rest at mountain lodge after a tough day of the Nepal tour. Overnight at Ghorepani.
Day 5Ghorepani to Tadapani(2660m/8724ft) / 5hrs trek .Ghorepani to Tadapani would be your next destination on day 5. On this day you have to trek for 5 hrs. In the night you can take sufficient rest at recommended various mountain lodges. Overnight at Tadapani.
Day 6Tadapani to Bayeli Kharka(3450m/11611ft) / 5hrs trek .Next on the line is Tadapani to Bayeli Khraka which is 3450 meter long and 11611 ft from sea level. Here trekking can wrap up by 5hrs. Overnight at Bayeli Kharka.
Day 7Bayeli Kharka to Khopra Danda(3660m/12004ft) / 5hrs trek .Bayeli kharka to khopra danda would be your next place to trek. Here trekking can finished off 5hrs. After that in the night you will unwind in a decent mountain lodge. Overnight in Khopra Danda.
Day 8Excursion to Khopra Lake (4500m/14760ft) / 8hrs trek roundtripYou will thrill to take time off by excursion to Khopra Lake and it takes 8 hrs round trip treks.Overnight in Khopra Lake.
Day 9Khopra Danda to Sikha(1935m/6346ft) / 6hrs trek.Up next the trekking expedition covers the khopra danda to sikha which approximately takes 6 hrs treks. Overnight in Sikha.
Day 10Sikha to Tatopani(1190m/3903ft) & drive to Pokhara / 2.5hrs trek / 5hrs .Today , your trekking tour will take Sikha to Tatopani region. After that you will arrive at Pokhara which is 5 hrs drive from here. In the night you can stay in Pokhara hotel for welcome refreshment. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 11Drive to Kathmandu. On the final day of the long trekking tour, drive to Kathmandu and reach Kathmandu hotel in the night. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 12Transfer to Kathmandu International airport for final Departure.Today of the grueling hectic tour, you will transfer to Kathmandu international airport for final departure.
- How is Nepal?
Nepal is landlocked country located between India and Tibet autonomous region of China. It have highest peak of the world name Mt Everest (Sagarmatha) and eight peaks of the worlds ten highest peaks. It is birthplace of Gautam Buddha place name is Lumbini.
Nepal is small country but tremendous geographic diversity. It rises from Fifty nine meters to eight thousand eight hundred forty eight meters. Nepal is divided into three part Terai, Hill and mountain regions.
In here, the first language is Nepal (Devanagari script) and one hundred twenty three languages. The official language of Nepal is called Nepali.
- Passport and Visa:
First thing for travelling anywhere, you need valid passport with at least six months. You can obtain visa for Nepal from Nepalese consulates or on arrival in Kathmandu or other boarders or most reliable source of information is currently the Department of Immigration Nepal, if you fill online form and bring with you, then it would be easier to get visa in any Nepal boarder.
Nepal’s climate varies with its topography and altitude. The low land Terai area has hot and humid climate that can rise above 40 degree Celsius during summer, middle region weather is pleasant almost all the year and northern region temperature is always cold.
Nepal has four seasons:
Spring: Mar-May: The temperature is good in this season and many flower blossom and best season for trekking.
Summer: (Jun-Aug): Monsoon season in Nepal, weather is hot and wet at times.
Autumn: (Sep-Nov): This is the best season for tour and trek in Nepal. In that time, weather is highly pleasant so are the mountains and Himalaya. This is also season of festivals as Nepal celebrates the biggest festival Hindi name Dashain and Tihar. For more detail about Nepal Weather:
The Nepalese currency called Rupees. For more exchange rates, please visit Nepal Rastra Bank.
We told all our clients to do travel insurance before leaving your home country. Their insurance must covered medical, personal accident, lost of gears, emergency evacuation, and damage or lost their luggage and etc.
Himalayan Asia provides you minimum two star hotels or according to your choice and lodge or Tea house in trekking route. In teahouse or lodge, you can found normal bed with pillow and blankets. We always search and give to our client’s standard lodge with good environment which make your trip happy and healthy.
We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine but during trek we eat from Nepalese menu especially Pasta, Mo Mo , soup items, Dal Bhat, tea, coffee etc. In trekking route, you will take dinner and breakfast in lodge and lunch will be along the way.
- When is best season for trek and tour for Nepal?
The best time to come is September to May. If you come in Autumn and spring season , then best time for trekking also.
- Is it suitable trekking for me?
If you are physically fit and love to walk then you can choose any trekking itinerary from our website to suit you. If you choose long day’s program, then you have walk more days in mountain. All trekking program can see in our website. We suggest while going trek, please took one professional guide and if you cannot carry your luggage then took one porter also.
- Need any special equipment for trekking?
In another column, you can find what you need to carry. Need to bring warm clothes, comfortable shoes, trousers. Or you can buy in Kathmandu before starting trekking.
- What will happen if get any emergency in the trek?
We suggest to all our clients do insurance before going trekking. If you have any problem, consult with your guide and he will give suggestion. In our office, one staff is available twenty four hours in phone call; you can call him/her.
- Do I need permit before trekking in Nepal?
For entering in trekking route, you need permit and TIMS card. For restricted area, you need special permit. You can discuss with our consultant.
- Is Nepal safe and especially for single travelling woman?
Absolutely, Nepal is safe for traveler. For woman and man, Nepal is safe. While going trekking, we suggest take one staff with you. If you go by yourself, you donot know right way and can missed way.
- What do I need for trekking?
-Day pack (rucksack)
-Light weight and warm trousers.
-Sun hats and gloves.
-Full- sleeves t shirt.
-Waterproof jacket, trousers and bag cover.
-Light weight cotton clothing.
-Waterproof or windcheater jacket.
-Sun cream and lip protector.
-A one liter hard Water bottle.
-Down jacket, sleeping bag (trekking)
-Trekking shoes or boots.
-A pair of sandals.
- Hotel and Accommodation on trek:
We provide to our client in City area best three star (above three star is on client requested) and lodge/teahouse during the trek. A Teahouse/lodge is the combination of guest house and restaurant where rooms are normally decorated and available bed, pillow and blankets. In every trekking route, we provide only teahouse/lodge because there is no availability of deluxe hotel.
The meal which is provided in trekking area is included breakfast, lunch and dinner. We provide breakfast and dinner where you stay overnights and our guide will choose restaurant for lunch on the way. Our guide and other staff always give priority t served delicious, hygienic and each place special food. We recommended you to bring water purification tablets.
- Guide and porter:
We provide you best staff to you who have good experience and government license. In a group, we provide one guide till 16 pax and one porter for each two person. One porter carries 20 kg .
- Personal Expenses:
Personal expenses means which is not covered your package column cost include. Normally, you have to pay for table drinks (alcoholic/non alcoholic beverages), snacks (on the trek), tips, souvenirs, hot showers and extra day if flight cancelled or any other natural disasters.
- Some do’s and do not’s :
Respect local culture and people.
The Nepalese people are friendly and hospitalize by nature so you do not have difficulty to adjust in here.
While you are entering in Temple, just check in some temple not allowed to enter for non Hindus. If there is permitted to enter, please do not wear leather things and walk in Temple and Stupas clockwise. Before taking photograph, please ask authorized person for permission.