12 days Mohare danda trek/Khopra ridge is the most scenic trekking in the Annapurna region of Nepal. Mohare Danda, Khopra Ridge and Muldai Hill, a spectacular view point is particularly best for sunrise/sunset photography over the Himalayas. Mohare and Khopra danda is the best trek in a peaceful and less crowded areas of Nepal enjoying the marvelous views of the Himalayas. Mohare Khopra danda is a hidden trek begins from Galeshwar to Banskharka and Nangi, Mohare Danda, Khopra ridge, Muldai Hill, Tadapani, Ghandruk village and Pokhara ends. For last minute booking and any queries regarding Mohare danda and Khopra ridge trek, please email us at [email protected] and call or message on WhatsApp at +977 9851023742.
Name: Mohare Danda Khopra Trek
Duration: 12 Days
Season: March/June and Sep/December.
Altitude: 850m- 3300m
Cost: USD 650-USD 1210
Size:1 - 12 pax
Package: Lodge to Lodge Trek
Mohare Danda Khopra Ridge Trek is a wonderful community eco trek in Annapurna which combines Mohare Danda and Khopra ridge.
Mohare Danda Khopra Ridge Trek offers some of the best views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain peaks. The trekking routes pass through charming hamlets, high passes and rugged landscape. Mohare Danda Khopra Ridge Trek trail is popularly known as Annapurna Dhaulagiri Community Eco Lodge Trek takes you to Mohare Danda (3300 m), and Khopra Danda. This is a newly opened trekking route in Nepal which takes you through the peaceful off the beaten trail in the foothills of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. Mohare Danda Khopra Ridge Trek 12 days tour is suitable for every physically fit trekkers. The trails are more strenuous and experiences are profoundly lavish thick pine, oak, rhododendron and bamboo woods. Khopra Ridge Mohare Danda Trek offers the views of exquisite vistas, crossing delightful ethnic tribes villages boasting its flawlessly terraced cultivating terrains.
Mohare Khopra Danda Trek is newly opened trekking trail in Annapurna region offers stunning up close views of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri along with other snow capped mountains. Experience some of the most awe-inspiring mountain scenery, nature and culture on Mohare Danda Khopra ridge trekinto the heart of the Annapurna. Mohare Danda Khopra Ridge Trek is popularly known as Annapurna Dhaulagiri Community lodge trek takes to you Mohare Danda (3300 m), Khopra ridge locally known as Khopra ridge and Khayer lake also known as Khair lake. A recently promoted community trek trail take you away from the crowded trails of Annapurna region but provides an outstanding views of the Himalayas including Mount Dhaulagiri, Annapurna South, Machhapuchchhre, Nilgiri and many other snow-capped mountains and hills. Another attraction of this trek is the holy Khair Lake/Khayer Tal, which requires a little experience of high attitude because it is situated at 4600 meters from the sea level but it is not necessary to go Khayer Lake to complete Mohare Danda Trek means possible to skip Khair Lake from Khopra.
Mohare Khopra Danda Trek is a short trek in Annapurna region which is recently open trekking in Nepal. Mohare Khopra Danda trek is a combined trek route of Mohare Danda and Khopra Ridge passes through jungle, and villages with enjoying a pretty close view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain range.
Day 1: Kathmandu to Pokhara(850m, 6 hours)
Early in the morning's breakfast and 6 hours tourist bus ride to Pokhara. A scenic drive past through the country side, river and terraces. Overnight stay at hotel in Pokhara.
Day 2: Pokhara to Purna Gaun(1500m, 42 kms, 2 hours drive, drive 7 kms, 4- 5 hrs walk)
An one hour and half drive takes us to Nayapul, the starting point of the trek. From Nayapul, we take the West-Northward path and cross a suspension bridge over the Modi river. We walk through Deupur village. The trail is gently uphill until we reach Purna Gaun where we spend our first night.
Day 3: Trek to Lespar(1800m, 8 km, 4 - 5 hrs trek)
From Purna Gaun, we walk through villages and farming fields for about one hour before entering a forest and continuing to Lespar. We spend the night in a basic hotel.
Day 4: Trek to Ngagi Village(2300m, 9 km, 4-5 hrs walk)
From Lespar, we climb steep hills and forests, all the way up to Nangi village. Nangi village is a beautiful and famous village. It is well known for its Wireless Internet Service introduced by Mr. Mahabir Pun who received the Magasese International Award. Lespar has a High Secondary school, telephone facilities and a Nepalese brown paper factory which you can visit if you wish to. The Dhaulagiri Mountain range is visible from the village.
Day 5: Trek to Mohare Danda (3300m, 10 kms, 5-6 hrs walk)
Today we climb uphill via Hampal pass to Mohare Camp (3300m) through a wild forest and we stay in the community lodge. Already on the way from the pass to Mohare camp we can enjoy the view on the Annapurna range. From Mohare Camp, there is an amazing panoramic view of the Mountains. We will wake up early the next morning to admire the beautiful sunrise on the mountains.
Day 6: Trek to Swantha(2200m, 9 kms, 5-6 hrs walk)
After enjoying the magnificent mountain views, we start our journey slowly by walking downhill through a trail surrounded by rhododendron, pine, oak and Juniper trees. We will hear and see various species of birds on our way to the very famous view point of Poonhill. We will then continue down to Ghorepani for about two hours and have lunch. After lunch we continue walking down through the forest to the Chitre village for about one and half hour. From Chitre village, we take a new path to Swanta village (2260m), which is the gateway to the Khopra trek.
Day 7: Trek to Chistibang((2975m, 7 kms, 3-4 hrs walk)
Immediately after leaving Swanta we enter the forest and walk through a very cool and pleasant path, hearing the sound of the river and the birds singing. After two hours, we cross a stream and we have a lunch at the Kharka before we start to climb the steep Khopra Hill for another one and a half to two hours, reaching Chhistibang at 3020m. We halt there for the night, among the rhododendron and oak trees.
Day 8: Trek to Kopra ridge(3660m, 4 kms, 3 hrs walk)
We continue climbing uphill to Khopra (3660m) and spend the night there. Khopra provides internet and telephone facilities.
Day 9: Trek to Dobato(3420m, 6 kms,5-6 hrs walk)
There are two possible ways for Dobato high route. In spring or during the dry season, we take the high route straight above Khopra, enjoying the views of the fully bloomed rhododendron forest and admiring the landscapes of the Kali Gandaki valley and the spectacular mountains. The path is very narrow and can be slippery at some parts. A good balance and no fear of heights is a priority. With rain or snow it is absolute dangerous to walk this way. Walking crampons are recommended in case of quick weather change. LOW ROUTE In winter or during the snow season, we take the lower route to avoid icy paths. The lower path is a little longer, and goes uphill and downhill through the forest but is much safer.
Day 10: Trek to Ghandruk via Tadapani(2610m, 12 kms, 6-7 hrs walk)
From the lodge in Dobato we first follow the forest trail to Isaru where there are two lodges after one hour and another after one and a half hour of walking. After two hours we reach a junction and from there we continue to Tadapani, a touristy junction facing Mt. Annapurna South, Himchuli, Machhapuchre (Fishtail). From here, we take an easy and a pleasant trail toward Ghandruk through a trunk of rhododendrons. We will be welcomed by the grey monkeys (Langur) and will have sufficient time to interact with them.
Day 11: Ghandruk to Pothana(1900m, 9 kms, 5-6 hrs walk)
From Ghandruk we walk down to the steel bridge across the Modi Khola and have a short steep climb up to Landruk. From here we walk gently up through the beautiful village of Tolka and continue our way up to Deurali (2100 mtr) from where we descent Pothana, where we enjoy our last night in the mountains.
Day 12: Pothana to Pokhara(850m, 4 kms, 3 hrs walk & 30 min drive)
For our last day, we hike just for a few hours and completing our 12 day trek. After a good breakfast we descend toward the village of Dhampus and have the last view at the Annapurna’s before heading down to Phedi. Here our transport back to Pokhara will be waiting.