Annapurna Khopra Ridge
This panoramic adventure with The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Annapurna & Dhaulagiri (Khopra Ridge) trekking passes through a varied range of climate, vegetation and cultures, walking from green vegetation of rain and temperate forests to the terraced rice fields and to the alpine region offering an idle introduction of Nepal’s cultural and natural beauty.
The trip with The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Annapurna & Dhaulagiri (Khopra Ridge) leads to short circuit in the southern part of midwestern Annapurna Himal range, the treks starts from Pokhara, a magnificent scenic town-city with awesome of views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu including the towering Mt.Macchhapuchere (the Fish Tail) the unclimbed peak, Pokhara with its beautiful lake Phewa and Begnas with reflection of the snow-capped mountains and hills.
This trek leads you to enjoy more of this less frequented area. Trekking in between the majestic giants of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna range of mountains in its peaceful surrounding amidst high alpine region in one of the spectacular “off the beaten path tracks” around the Annapurna region. The scenery ranging from the fertile splendor of the Pokhara Valley and its panoramic views of Annapurna massif including the towering peak of Machapuchere the Fish Tail and through the splendid rhododendron, hemlock and fir forest then to the high alpine ridges of Kopra overlooking outstanding views of the surrounding magnificent landscape scenery including the massive bulk of Annapurna South, Varaha Shikhar, Nilgiri’s and Dhaulagiri range.
This great trekking heads in the heart of traditional local villages, an unspoiled area and in the less frequented by westerners, a great panoramic trip for all types of travelers with The Great Adventure Treks & Expeditions to Annapurna & Dhaulagiri (Kopra Ridge) Trekking. Now, this trek could be done semi-camping basis but will be still best full camping trip for Khopra area.
Trip Highlight: ”Panoramic views of Dhaulagiri – Annapurna to Manaslu mountain range, on the off beaten trail- tranquil wilderness, a forest of rhododendron-oaks and firs, rolling hills, rural farm village few trekkers in the hidden areas of Annapurna region in the close backdrop of Mt.Annapurna & Mt.Dhaulagiri range.”
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu airport and transfer your Hotel (1350m)
Day 02: Half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (900m)
Day 04: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and Trek to Tikhedhunga (1565m)
Day 05: Trek from Tikhedhunga – Ghorepani (2850m)
Day 06: Trek from Ghorepani – Tadapani (2660m) via Poon Hill 3210m
Day 07: Trek from Tadapani Baili -Kharka (3450m.) 5 hours.
Day 08: Trek from Baili Kharka – Khopra Danda (Ridge) (3660m.) 5 hours.
Day 09: Trek from Khopra Danda – Paudwar (1750m.) 3½ hour.
Day 10: Trek from Paudwar – Swanta (2400m) 3 hours.
Day 11: Trek from Swanta – Baili Kharka (3450m.) 6 hours.
Day 12: Trek from Baili Kharka – Tadapani (2675m.) 6 hours.
Day 13: Trek from Tadapani- Pokhara (900m)
Day 14: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1350m)
Day 15: Final Departure