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Rara Lake Tour

Rara lakes give you the extraordinary pleasure to view the desired paradise. Panorama and region become the slice of paradise.

At a glance

Heavenly Rara Lake View
Hiking Trail, Horse Riding & Boating
Romantic Atmosphere, Birds' sounds & Tranquility


" Heavenly Place of God "

Rara Lake is one of the Biggest as well Deepest lake in Nepal which is situated in the far northwestern part of Nepal at an altitude of 2990 m, which is surrounded by the Rara National Park. The prime attraction of Rara is fresh light blue water, snow-capped Himalayan Peaks, changing of colors by time. A holy baba of temple name Thakur baba is also located in the southeast corner of the lake. One can enjoy the boating in clear crystal waters, Horse Ride, Hike nearby hills Marma Top with breathtaking views of hills, Lake and Mountains.

While talking about the Species of mammals 20 different variety and 214 species of birds and 500 different kinds of flowers you can observe at Rara National Park. As there you can also visit the Kalikot Bazar which is the beautiful small village nearby Rara.

The visiting ratio in Rara lake of visitors is increasing in comparison to the past years. Every visitors who visit almost everyone can feel the different exotic experience while reach over the height of Rara.  As we see the Rara in the perspective of Hindus who came there and sacrifice he-goats to worship. So, from the religious view, it has its own importance. If you want to observe the local festival near Rara lake which starts in the month of Shrawan(Mid Jul) known as Shrawan Sankranti.

Morever, Rara lakes give you the extraordinary pleasure to view the desired paradise. Panorama and region become the slice of paradise.



Following are the Trip Details: 

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Surkhet

Day 02: Drive from Surkhet to Kalikot

Day 03: Drive from Kalikot to Rara

Day 04: Explore Rara Lake

Day 05: Drive from Rara to Kalikot

Day 06: Drive from Kalikot to Surkhet

Day 07: Return back to Kathmandu

Drive from Kathmandu to Surkhet:- Departure from Kathmandu at sharp 5:30 AM so that we can reach Surkhet in Time. Kathmandu to Surkhet is around 13 hours drive (605 km). We will have breakfast and Lunch on the way. Dinner will be provided at the hotel in the evening. Overnight stay at Surkhet.

Drive from Surkhet to Kalikot:- Early Morning 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 kilometres; it takes 7 - 8 hours to reach Kalikot. This is one the scenic drive of your journey where you will be travelling through Pine forest with beautiful views. Lunch will be on the way. You will reach the Kalikot in the evening. Dinner will be provided at the hotel. Overnight stay at Kalikot.

Drive from Kalikot to Rara:- 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 with breathtaking scenery. It will take around 4 hours drive at the edge of the Karnali river. Overnight stay at Rara.

Explore Rara Lake:- Wake up early in the morning. This is your free day at Rara Lake. You can walk around the lake, enjoy boating and hike around Rara Lake. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner will be served at the Hotel. Overnight at Rara.

Drive from Rara to Kalikot:- After Breakfast, return back to Kalikot by the same route as you went Rara the day before yesterday.

Drive from Kalikot to Surkhet:- After breakfast, Drive back to Surkhet. Lunch will be served on the way .overnight stay at Surkhet Hotel.

Return back to Kathmandu:- After breakfast, sightseeing tour of Bulbul Taal and Kakre Bihar. Lunch will be served on the way. Drive back to Kathmandu with everlasting memories of the trip.


Includes and Excludes as followed: 

Cost Included

Ground transportation by Private Vehicle

Hotel accommodation during trip / in case hotels are full you have to be flexible to stay at tent in Rara lake.

All meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trip

Accommodation on twin sharing basis

English Professional Guide

Government tax

National Park Permit Fee

Cost Excluded

Any sightseeing, boating, horse riding, or any other personal excursion cost.

Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, Mineral water etc

Travel Insurance

All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section



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