| Duration: 12 days
|| Country: Nepal
| Max. Altitude: 3,100m/10,170ft.
|| Walking Per Day: 3-4 hrs
|| Grade: Moderate
| Best Season: Autumn and Spring
|| Group Size: 1-15
| Mode: Tea-House, Home-Stay
|| Culture: Thakur Culture, Mixed Culture
Rara short trek is a tranquil and leisurely trek with a quick and short trek to Rara Lake, the largest and also the deepest lake of Nepal. Marvelously elegant appearing Rara Lake is situated at an altitude of around 3,000 meters with an estimated area space of about 11 sq. km. Located inside the Rara park, Rara Lake in terms of visual perspective may be a very picturesque lake secluded and immaculate from the skin world.
A trip to Rara Lake is one of the foremost incredible and fascinating treks in all the Himalayan range. Rara short trek to Rara Lake begins at Talcha after a pair of short flights from Kathmandu to Nepaljung then to the mountainous airport of Talcha. Whereas, Rara Lake is barely half-day trek far from the Talcha Airport.
Enclosed by the plush vegetation all told directions, Rara Lake isn't only ringed by the pleasing woods of pine, spruce, and juniper, it also has many species of wildflowers and herbal plants prospering at its shores. Similarly, we trek to Murma top for the day exploration around this pristine Lake. As well as, for the good views of stunning Rara Lake, the luxurious forest surrounding it, and also the snow-capped mountain peaks soaring up to the skyline.
Lifestyle and cultures
Rara Lake Short Trek is simply the thing for the travel fanatics who are looking forward to remote and a grand solitude trek. During our course of the trip, we will be visiting the Murma Village where we can get glimpses into the lifestyle and cultures of individuals in small settlements who have made this heavenly place their home.
End of the trek
After exploring one more day, our short trek will come to an end with a return back to Talcha airport for a flight to Kathmandu. Nevertheless, our short trek also possesses two extra alternative routes moving through different places from the ninth. This means you shall have even plenty of opportunities to explore other unseen spots of this captivating region.
Physical Fitness and Best Season
In general, any fairly fit person can embark upon Rara Short Trek as this trek doesn’t take in many challenging topographies. Whereas, March to June and September to November will be considered because of the best trekking season for this trek. And this trek is possible to organize even during the monsoon June to September because it sits within the area area.
Equipment lists for 12 days Rara Short Trek
Sun hat or scarf
Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
Suncreams(40+) and Lip Balms
Cotton t-shirts and thermals
Lightweight cotton pants (long)
Thin inner socks (3 pairs)
Thick, warm wool hiking socks
Comfortable hiking boots
Gloves (Cotton and Waterproof)
Sleeping bag rated to -10°C +
Trekking bag (Rucksack)
Large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag)
Trekking poles (optional, recommended)
Water bottle or camel bag
Toiletries and Tissue Papers
First Aid Kits
Personal Regular Medicines
Medicines: We recommend you to bring your regular medicines; we will provide first aid kit from our side.
Passport and extra passport photos
Water Purifying Iodine Tablets, Drop or Sterilizer