About Trip

Annapurna Khayer Lake Trek leads you through the fabulous green hilly countryside to the isolated Khayer Lake in the Annapurna region. It is less explored and a unique route of trekking, which is suitable for those trekkers who love peace and virgin hiking in Nepal. Nepal Kameleon Holidays offer the trek to Khayer Lake with your suitable itinerary, professional guide, and cheaper cost.

The exciting Annapurna Khayer Lake trekking begins from various gateways. Trekking from Nayapul can be a good option to enjoy the gentle trek with the impressive sceneries. Poon Hill (3210 meters) is a wonderful viewpoint that comes during the trek who enjoy the sunrise view over Mt. South Annapurna, Himchuli, Fishtail, Manaslu range, Dhaulagiri, and valley views. Up to this part, the trail is quite trafficked. When you split through this busy trail and head towards the Khayer Lake, you can really enjoy the melodious sound of birds, an oasis of the untouched trail, and the awesome sceneries of Annapurna avoiding the crowded trail. Trekking in March April May along with September, October, and November that are the best Khayer Lake trekking seasons, the clear views can be explored. From Ghorepani, the undisturbed trail begins that goes through Swat village, Kobra Danda, Khayer base camp and finally takes you to the bosom of Himalaya, where a wonderful Lake lies calmly, which is the final destination of Khayer Lake Trekking in Annapurna. The trek mixed up with Ghorepani Ghandrulk Trail from Tadapani via Chistibung and Dobate.

If you are looking for unique and isolated trekking in Annapurna with reasonable trip cost, join our Annapurna Khayer Lake Trekking. We arrange excellent trekking service with trekking permits and TIMS. Please, contact us for more details.

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  • Peaceful and moderate trail
  • Exciting Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Himalayan scenery
  • Breathtaking landscape and dense woods
  • Virgin trail
  • Culturally significant communities

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to the hotel.
  • Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and trek preparation.
  • Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (820m). 6-7 hours.
  • Day 04: Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga 1 hrs drive, 3 hrs trek.
  • Day 05: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2840m). 5-6 hours.
  • Day 06: Early morning sunrise hike to Poon Hill (3210m), and trek to Swat village. 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 07: Swat Village to Kobra Danda (4020m). 5-6 hours.
  • Day 08: Kobra Danda to Khayer Base camp (4620m). 4-5 hours.
  • Day 09: Explore around the Khayer base camp.
  • Day 10: Khayer Base camp to Kobra Danda. 5-6 hours.
  • Day 11: Kobra Danda to Chistibung (3100m). 4-5 hours.
  • Day 12: Chistibung to Dobato (3460m). 5-6 hours
  • Day 13: Dobato to Tadapani (2520m). 4-5 hours.
  • Day 14: Tadapani to Ghandruk village. 3-4 hours.
  • Day 15: Trek to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara. 4 hrs trek, 1 hour drive.
  • Day 16: Fly/drive back to Kathmandu.
  • Day 17: Final departure.

Cost Includes:

  • Airport pick up and drop. 
  • Hotel in Kathmandu with BB plan (Bed and Breakfast).
  • Drive Kathmandu - Pokhara- Kathmandu.
  • Drive Pokhara- Nayapul- Pokhara.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area entry permit
  • TIMS (Trekking Information Management System) card.
  • Full board meals and accommodations during trekking (B,L,D,A).
  • Required porters.
  • Salary for the guide and porters.
  • Staffs' Transportation

Cost Excludes:

  • All personal expenses
  • Drinks Items: Coke, Fanta and Mineral water bottle
  • Alcoholic drinks and chocolates
  • Tips for guide and porters
  • Your travel insurance.
  • Emergency rescue service if needed

Trip Note

Though we have set some fixed itinerary and dates, we also organize treks on your preferred date and itinerary. 


Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to the hotel.Namaste and welcome to Nepal. At your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport, Nepal Kameleon Holidays’ representative receives and transfers you to the hotel. After a short refreshment, we briefly explain you about the following day's itinerary. Overnight at hotel. (A)
  • Day 02Kathmandu sightseeing and trek preparation.After the breakfast, set out for the sightseeing. Visit the Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple), Visit Pashupatinath Temple Visit Boudhanath Stupa. Overnight at hotel. (B,A)
  • Day 03Drive to Pokhara (820m). 6-7 hours.We drive through the Prithvi Highway to Pokhara, which is about 6 hrs journey. As an option: you can fly directly from Kathmandu to Pokhara for half an hour. The Himalayan panoramas on your right can be explored. The boat riding on the Phewa Lake can be a superb activity at the afternoon. Overnight at hotel. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 04Drive from Pokhara to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga 1 hrs drive, 3 hrs trek.After breakfast at the hotel, we take a drive to Nayapul and begin to walk. After about an hour, we reach to the entry point of Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP). Then we walk above the Bhurungdi Khola and Pass Hile. Tikhedhunga will be our stop point today. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 05Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2840m). 5-6 hours. We begin to walk after breakfast. The countryside trail is up and down. Once we cross the stream, we walk continual uphill for about a couple of hours. From Ulleri, the trail becomes gentle and we walk through the rhododendron forest. The trail is gradual uphill till we reach to Ghorepani, which is an ethnic Magar village, located below the Poon Hill. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 06Early morning sunrise hike to Poon Hill (3210m), and trek to Swat village. 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 07Swat Village to Kobra Danda (4020m). 5-6 hours.
  • Day 08Kobra Danda to Khayer Base camp (4620m). 4-5 hours.
  • Day 09Explore around the Khayer base camp.
  • Day 10Khayer Base camp to Kobra Danda. 5-6 hours.
  • Day 11Kobra Danda to Chistibung (3100m). 4-5 hours.
  • Day 12Chistibung to Dobato (3460m). 5-6 hours
  • Day 13Dobato to Tadapani (2520m). 4-5 hours.
  • Day 14Tadapani to Ghandruk village. 3-4 hours. After breakfast, walk down to the Gurung village- Ghandruk. It’s a continual downhill walk via Bhaisikharka (buffalo grazing meadow). Ghandruk is located just down. It is a typical village that preserves folk culture and charming hospitality. Gurung museum and their traditional lifestyles are wonderful. We walk around the village. Overnight at lodge/tea house. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 15Trek to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara. 4 hrs trek, 1 hour drive.From Ghandruk, we begin to trek down. After about an hour, we reach to the road. But we avoid the road and take another route down to Syaulibazaar. We walk more to Nayapul. Checking out from ACAP counter, we drive further to Pokhara. Overnight at hotel. (B,L,D,A)
  • Day 16Fly/drive back to Kathmandu.It takes about 6 hours to drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Another option is to fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Then transfer to the hotel. Walk around the local marketplace and buy the souvenirs if you like. Overnight at hotel. (B,A)
  • Day 17Final departure. Its time to bid farewell. Representative of Nepal Kameleon Holidays drops you to the airport for your final departure. We hope to serve you time and again. (B)

Departure Dates

  • We are not responsible for the weather change. 
  • Please, let us know if you want to extend your trek to Annapurna base camp or your plan for Chitwan jungle safari.


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What is trekking or walking holidays?

Trekking is an adventurous multi-days walk to a certain destination. In Nepal, trekking includes walking in the Himalayas and green hills. 

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