Rara Lake, often given the name 'queen of lakes' to justify its beauty is one of the most fascinating lakes in Nepal. Rara Lake trek is an incredible trek that takes you to the remote area of Karnali. Rara lake is vastly gorgeous and unspoiled from the traffic of tourists. This off the beaten trek takes you to Rara national park which is one of the finest parks in the world. Even though it is the smallest national park in Nepal but boasts the largest lake in the country Rara Lake with a 10.8 square kilometres area and at 2990 meters height and exquisite landscape different from the rest of Nepal.
Rara lake trek route is very much off the beaten track and affords glimpses of cultures and scenery very different from the rest of Nepal. In the winter there is often snow on the ridge surrounding the lake, in the autumn season trekkers are rewarded with a profusion of alpine flowers. The parks are also the best places in Nepal to see wildlife: musk deer, leopards, Himalayan black bear, and the rare red panda are all native.
2 - 7
2290 m/ 7513.1ft
If you desire to trek on off the beaten trail yet see splendid views of mountains, lush forests, and Lake, Rara lake trek is perfect for you. It is a short trek also takes you to the Rara national park in which is vastly famous for bird watching during the peak season from November and April when many species of birds visit during their seasonal migration.