Rara Lake tour is an amazingly deep blue lake with an hour-long shift is the best part you can see in desert Nepal. Stay overnight in a tent and walk around the edge of the lake in the morning and evening make your time amazing with a clean environment. There is a newly built residence near Rara Lake. A beautiful view of the Lake can be captured from the NTC tower called the Murma top to reach after three hours of slow walk. The lake is 5.1 km long and 2.7 km wide at 2,990 meters above sea level.
Our Tour package to Rara Lake starts in Kathmandu. It is a 6 day 7-night luxury driving trip with surkhet, Kalikot and Gamghadi. Kathmandu goes to Rara Lake with 4 days to drive and returns within 3 days. One more day of exploration at Rara Lake includes our sightseeing tour. Simple types of accommodation are available for travel. Although bringing a tent for a night out on the edge of Rara Lake is great. Nepal Highland Treks can give you a tent on this trip. We chose to go to the beautiful Rara Lake in a comfortable jeep /bus with a friendly driver.
Kathmandu to Surkhet is 605 kilometers drive. Today we have to departs at sharp 5:30 AM so that we can reach Surkhet in Time. Surkhet is around 13 hours drive from Kathmandu. We will have breakfast and Lunch on the way. Will reach Surkhet in the evening (depending upon road condition and traffic on the way). Check in at Hotel. Free and relax. Dinner at Hotel.
Today we wake up early in the morning have breakfast at Hotel and get ready to drive to Kalikot. Our day journey begins at 6:30 AM in the morning. Surkhet to Kalikot is 150 kilometers drive. It take 7 - 8 hours to reach Kalikot. This is one the scenic drive of your journey where you will be travelling through sal forest with beautiful views. Lunch will be on the way. You will reach Kalikot in the evening. Check in at Hotel. Free and relax. Dinner at Hotel.
Wake up early in the morning. Have breakfast and get ready for our destination "Rara Lake". We continue our day drive via Sinja and Nagma. We will have our on the way. Nagma to Rara is and off-road drive. You will be travelling at the edge of Karnali river via villages and forest. It is around 4 hours drive. Upon reaching Talcha airport further you will drive around 20 - 25 minutes where we will park our Jeep. From there it is around 30 minutes walk to reach lake. As we will be staying in Guest House on the bank of the Rara Lake so we need to walk further 2 hours. Upon reaching Rara Lake we check in at Hotel. Free and relax. We will have dinner at Hotel.
Wake up early in the morning. This is your free day at Rara Lake. You can walk around, enjoy boating, have pictures and any other available optional tour like hike around etc yourself. Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be served at the Hotel. Free and relax.
Wake up in the morning have breakfast and begin our returning journey. We will walk couple of hours to catch our jeep where we parked. We will follow the same route while returning back as well. We will have our lunch on the way and following the same path will arrive kalikot in the evening. Check in at Hotel. Dinner at Hotel. Free and relax.
Overnight at Surkhet.
Rara Lake Tour ends.