Our representative will be waiting for your after your landing at Tribhuwan INT'L Airport, Kathmandu. After your arrival, our representative will pick up you and drop to your respective hotel. In the evening, we will host a welcome dinner with delicious and traditional Nepalese cuisine.
We take our breakfast and take a short drive to Nayapul. We start our first trek step to Ghandruk, hub of the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP)
From Ghandruk, we will see the astonishing views of Machhapuchhre, Annapurna South, and Himchuli. We continue to trek from Ghandruk upwards through the Deurali and into the Dense Rhododendron forests. We reach Tadapani after short trek further. From Tadapani, we can enjoy the views of Machhapuchhre, Annapurna and Himchuli Himalayas. We also see the Tibetans in the village those selling things to tourist.
From here, we leave the main trail and follow a new trail to the remote area of Annapurna region. We continue our trek along the beautiful rhododendron and oak forest upward. We will descend down and after passing several clearing with abandoned shacks, we will reach bigger ridge top clearing to Dobato. We continue to ascend up to reach the day destination - Bayeli Kharka, which provide the amazing views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, the seventh highest mountain in the world.
We take our breakfast and start to trek descending through the open ground and beautiful forest that brings us to lower Chistibung. Then we again ascend up gradually through a forest before reaching upper Chistibung. On our way, few lucky people may see the colorful Lophophorus (Danphe) - the National Bird of Nepal.
Today we will be going to make the final destination of our trekking journey. We walk on a steep above the tree line through alpine meadows and pastures to reach Khopra Danda. Upon reaching Khopra, we make a short trek to Khopra ridge - viewpoint - from where we admire the shining and laughing Annapurna South and far flowing Kali Gandaki in the world deepest valley. We also admire stunning mountains like Mt. Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri (blue peaks) and others.
Today we stay at Khopra Ridge and spend time while exploring the whole region. We visit the Khaire Lake and attain excellent views of mountains. Khaire lake is a sacred lake to the Hindus. We also see the shrines on the side of the lake of both Hindus and Buddhist as the Hinduism and Buddhism are intricately related in Nepal.
Today we descend down and down off the hillside and steep trails. On the way to descending trails, we admire the stunning views of mountain ranges.
We take our breakfast on teahouse and continue to trek down to Chitre and up to Ghorepani - another popular trekking route. We here can admire the views of Mt. Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.
Today we follow the trails of Ghorepani trekking route heading to Poon Hill to enjoy the views of the Himalayas including Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091 m), Annapurna South (7219 m), Annapurna III (7855 m), Machhapuchhre (6993 m), Annapurna IV (7525 m), Annapurna II (7937 m), Varaha Shikhar (7847 m), Tukuche Peak (6920 m), Lamjung Himal (6931 m), Nilgiri (6940 m) and others.
Here we take our breakfast and continue to trek towards Hille through the rhododendron and oak forest up to Bhanthanti - a small village where some shops and teahouses are settled. After descending to Ulleri, Gurung settlements from the views of Annapurna South, Machhapuchre and Himchuli seem to be pieces of heaven. We again descend down on steeply trails to Tikhedhunga passing through the terraces and robust village. We reach Hille after crossing Tikhedhunga in short.
Our trekking exclusively ends today after reaching Nayapul from where we drive to Pokhara. Gradually descending trails follow the Bhurung Khola all the way to Birethanti. After reaching here, we now cross the suspension bridge over the Modi Khola and make a short trek to arrive at Nayapul. We catch a bus from Nayapul and return back to Pokhara.
We will catch a tourist bus from Pokhara early in the morning and drive to Kathmandu. After reaching Kathmandu, we will celebrate the farewell and succession of the trek with dinner in the evening. Also, we share photos and some memories!
Today we are going to be separated by unforgettable moments and memories. Our representative will drop you to Tribhuwan Int’l airport before 3 hours to your booked flight. However, if you want to explore more - we are always on your side.
The Khopra Ridge Trek by Himalayan Hero Adventures is an exhilarating trekking experience in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It offers breathtaking mountain views, cultural immersion, and expert-guided exploration.
Absolutely! Our company offers various trekking and adventure packages that can be combined to create an extended and diverse experience in Nepal.
Thanks to Chintan's experience in promoting tourism in Nepal, we managed to organize an excellent visit to the main places in Nepal. After our arrival in Kathmandu, we planned together the various visits and transports for Pokhara, Lumbini, Chitwan. Thanks to their deep knowledge of the various places we have been able to understand throughout the package, the various experiences, such as paragliding and jungle safari, unique and absolutely to be done. I thank Chintan, Madan and the whole Himalayan Hero Adventures Company.