Khopra Danda Trek is the new, less discovered, off-the-beaten trekking route in the Annapurna region of Nepal. This trek also has alternative names such as Kopra Ridge and Khayer Lake trekking, etc.
This is the perfect scenic trek to avoid the crowded part of the Annapurna area. On this trek, you’ll have peaceful memories of the less explored trails. Within a short time, this trek will allow you to enjoy the beautiful untouched nature. And the chance to observe real Nepalese lifestyles.
This trek is suitable for all beginners and experienced trekkers. Most parts of the trails are difficult, while some parts are easy. The path passes through a deeply lush pine, oak, rhododendron and bamboo forest.
You will witness the magnificent views of the snowy Himalayas. And cross the beautiful villages of Magar, Gurung, Kami, Brahmin, with its beautiful terraced farmland.
Moreover, on this trek, you will take an adventurous hike up to Khayer Lake at 4600m. This is the highest point with the most spectacular and picturesque views of the mountains and landscapes.
Overall, Khopra Danda trek is one of the great, short treks that Nepal has to offer. Please feel free to contact us for further details.
- Panoramic and close-up view of the Annapurna Massif.
- Witness unobstructed sunrise and sunset views from Poon Hill point of view.
- Enjoy the less crowded, unspoiled nature trek.
- Experience the lifestyle and culture of the people of Magar and Gurung.
- Walk through dense forests, Rhododendron flowers, waterfalls, etc.
Accommodations are provided on the twin-sharing basis. If you are a solo traveler, a single supplement will be served. Accommodations during the trek in the Himalayas, you will be staying at basic mountain lodges where you’ll have a nice and clean room with the warm blankets, pillows, and comfortable matrices (matrices may not be very thick size but they’re comfortable).
During the trek, we can enjoy authentic Nepalese food as well the more common international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Indian, etc.). Breakfast and dinner will be served from a lodge menu where we spend the night whereas lunch will be served on the way to the next destination. All meals will be provided during trekking, there will also be farewell dinner.
Best Time to Visit
The best time to visit Himalayas is between September to December and March to May, when the skies are a clear blue and the views spectacular. The weather remains dry until about May, with temperatures varying between regions.
Nepal is good for trekking throughout the year. Autumn and spring seasons are the most famous trekking seasons in the Himalayan region of Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet. It has beautiful, cool, blue skies, clear weather conditions and amazing views of the white mountains and the countryside.
During the spring season, this time of year offers a breathtaking view of the Rhododendron flowers and lush forests.