Khayer lake and Kopra Ridge Trek
- Trek on remote trails in the wilderness
- Visit Gurung and Magar villages and exchange culture
- See landscapes with two of the world’s highest mountains
- Visit Khayer Lake and trek on Kopra ridge
This trek was organized to provide access to remote areas in the mid hills of the Annapurna Mountain range. The trek explores hidden areas that offer amazing views of mountain peaks including Dhaulagiri, Nigiri and many others. The trail passes through Gurung and Magar villages for unique opportunities to meet native peoples and gain an understanding of life in the mountains of Nepal. From March through May, rhododendron forests are in bloom and add brilliant reds, pinks, and whites to the landscape. Don’t miss your opportunity to trek this rarely visited area of Nepal.
If you also want to visit Poon Hill while on your Khayer Lake and Kopra Ridge Trek, we can arrange it. You can see more pictures and read about the trek to Poon Hill hear.
Khayer Lake and Kopra Ridge Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Meet guide and check into a hotel
Day 02: Be chauffeured to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga. -05 hrs
Day 03: Trek to Ghorepani. -05 hrs
Day 04: Take a detour to Poon Hill then trek to Sauta. -05 hrs
Day 05: Trek to Shistibung. -05 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Kopra Ridge. -03 hrs
Day 07: Go on a day hike to Khayer Lake
Day 08: Trek to Dobato (two paths). -05 hrs
Day 09: Trek to Ghandruk. -04 hrs
Day 10: Trek to Potahana. -05 hrs
Day 11: Finish the trek in Kande and be chauffeured to Pokhara.
Note: If traveling from Kathmandu, include an extra day for traveling time.