Are you planning to go trekking in the routes of the Far-western development region of Nepal? Then Rara Lake short trek presented to you by Radiant Treks is a great choice. This package is specially made for people having limited time.
4 days Rara Lake Short Trek itinerary takes you through a magical journey in the biggest and deepest lake of Nepal. The beautiful lake is about 167 m deep and 2.7 km wide.
Rara Lake is situated at an altitude of 2990 m above sea level and lies in the Jumla and Mugu District. It is located in the Karnali zone and is part of the Rara National Park.
Rara National Park was established in the year 1976 to protect the unique species of flora and fauna found in the Humla and Jumla region. Rara lake is one of its main features that attracts many tourists to visit this place every year.
Rara is a beautiful lake that is surrounded by lush green hills on each side. The hills are filled with trees of juniper and if you like you can camp near the lake. The lake also offers boating in its clear water.
You can also hike on the hill that is located near the lake to get a close-up view of mountains and lakes. If you like you can also go cycling or horse riding in the Rara region.
You will be astounded by the beauty of this lake that is isolated and unspoiled compared to other trekking destinations of Nepal. The majority of people living in this region belong to the Thakuri community.
You begin your journey from Kathmandu by driving all the way to Nepaljung. Along the way, you will see many small towns and beautiful valleys. Viewing them you stay there for the night.
And carry on your journey by flying till Talcha Airport situated in Mugu. You get to view the beautiful landscapes and mountain peaks out of your window. Reaching mugu you trek to Rara Lake where you will be spending your night.
The next day you hike up till Murma Top to view the scenic views. And spending some time there you head back to Rara Homestay. Following day you ride a horse to Salleri and fly back to Nepaljung from there.
Reaching Nepalgunj you drive back to Kathmandu with the awesome memories you have made in this trek.
While trekking in these routes, you can also see different species of fauna such as Himalayan black bear, Clouded Leopard, Musk deer, etc. Also, the lake is home for Snow Trout, an endemic fish.
Along the way, you also get to view many snowy peaks such as Chuchemare, Ruman Kand, Malika Kand, etc.
You might regret it later if you miss our Rara Lake Short Trek. So, grab this opportunity and embark on this exciting trek that takes you on an adventurous journey.
Highlights of Rara Lake Short Trek
- Flight to mugu
- Horse riding to Salleri
- Trek to Murma Top
- Explore the beautiful Rara lake
- Spectacular view of various mountain peaks
- Unique species of flora and fauna
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