The Rara Lake is the biggest and deepest fresh water lake in the Nepal. Rara Lake has been spread in 5.1 km in length and 2.7 km in width. It is located at 2290 meters altitude. It is the main feature of Rara National Park, located in Jumla and Mugu Districts.
It is surrounded by the Rara National Park and the Himalayan views can be explored from this destination. Jungle walk is another wonderful trip for the memory. Due to the location, it is a bit tough itinerary, but the trip will definitely offer a lifetime memory in Nepal. Driving option is a bit lengthy, but you can take a flight from Kathmandu to Nepaljung and Nepalgunj to Talcha airport of Mugu and about 3 hrs walk to the Lake.
Summer is quite pleasant but winter is cold. The best visiting time to the lake is September/October and April to May. From December to March, the temperatures go low below the freezing point, and heavy snowfall occur up to one meter, blocking the way to the lake. Mid June to August is region seson in Nepal so difficult to go due to the weather, Please feel free to contact us for the Tour to Rara Lake and further details.
Destination: Rara lake, biggest and deepest lake in Nepal
Location:- Mugu District western part of Nepal
Coordinates 29°31′45″N 82°5′35″ECoordinates: 29°31′45″N 82°5′35″E
Type:- fresh water
Primary inflows:- Karnali river
Primary outflows:- Nijar River
Max. length:- 5.1 km (3.2 mi)
Max. width :- 2.7 km (1.7 mi)
Surface area:- 1,061 ha (2,620 acres)
Average depth:- 100 m (330 ft)
Max. depth:- 167 m (548 ft)
Water volume:- 10,682 m3 (377,200 cu ft)
Shore length:- 14 km (8.7 mi)
Surface elevation:- 2,290 m (7,510 ft)
On arrival, meet our representative at the Kathmandu airport & transfer to hotel. Check-in at the hotel. O/N stay in Hotel.
After breakfast, Drive to Kathmandu Domestic Airport for fly to Surkhet pick up from Airport and then transfer to hotel after short refreshment move to Sightseeing Surkhet Valley ( Kakre vihar, Deuti Bajai and Bhul Bhule Taal). O/N stay in Hotel.
After breakfast, drive to Kalikot .O/N stay in Hotel.
After breakfast, drive Rara lake on full moon day Observe full moon reflection in Rara Lake. O/N stay in Hotel. or Camping near by the Lake.
After breakfast ( Boating, Cycling, Horse riding, Jungle Walking, Village Tour and short hiking in Murma Top) O/N stay in Hotel or tent.
After breakfast, Drive to Talcha Airport for fly to Nepalgunj then again fly to Kathmandu. O/N stay in Hotel.
After breakfast, city sightseeing in Kathmandu S/S Pashupatinath, Boudhnath, Swoyambhunath & Kathmandu durbar square. O/N stay in Hotel.
After breakfast day free till your time for your onward destination.