About Khopra Danda Trek

Interesting trekking route, Khopra Danda Trek within the Annapurna region of Nepal brings up with a box up package of exciting and incredible views all the way up from Khopra Danda. Khopra Danda is the stunning place to get the mild range of untouched features of this newly opened trekking route. This newly introduced trekking route has been gaining its popularity among the outsiders who want to hang out with nature in a tranquil environment. 
…newly introduce trekking route containing hidden treasures of nature at the heart of the Annapurna Region. 

Why Khopra Danda Trek? 

Khopra Danda is located in the heart of Annapurna Region, which is hidden and unknown among the travel lovers. Though this place is rural it holds numerous natural treasures that can lure numbers of outsiders.  Walking along with the different villages towards Khopra Ridge will create a memorable moment for a lifetime within a short period of time. So, Khopra Danda trek is regarded as one of the best short treks in Nepal. Khayer Lake is also one of the major attractive content of this trekking. 
Typical trekking containing a distinct aroma to make the trek outstanding has been always rated or recommended highly to experience the beauty of Khopra Ridge. The experience of traditional lifestyle of local people in and on the way to Khopra, distinct flora and fauna, breathtaking majestic views of mountains like views of Mount Dhaulagiri (8,167M), Nilgiri (7061M), Fishtail (6997M), Lamjung Himal (6983M), Bharha Shikhar (7647M), Annapurna South (7219M), I (8,091M), II (7937M),IV (7525M) and Hiunchuli (6434M) and other massif and beautiful alpine forest are the main element of Khopra Trek which bestow their perfectness to make trek remarkable. Khopra Ridge trekking is also one of the off-the-beaten trails of the popular Annapurna region.

Khopra Danda with its opulent features

With participating in newly introduce trek, Khopra Danda trek is delivering its charming features than that of Poon Hill. The combination of these two fascinating places (Khobra and Poon Hill) within the trekking holidays in Nepal for short duration, create a mild opportunity to experience the beauty of nature (included in the itinerary below).  
Khopra Danda trek begins from Nayapul to a largest Gurung village of Annapurna region – Gandruk and crossing through Tadapani, Bayeli Kharka and Upper Chistibung – which are beautiful settled villages where one can experience the lifestyle of various ethnic groups (Magar, Gurung, Chhetri, and Brahmin), will lead to Khopra. The route of Khopra Danda Trek then follows all the way to Ghorepani and Poon Hill, passes through Swanta village, as from Poon Hill head towards the last stop of Khopra Danda trek – Nayapul.  A less number of people get involved with Khopra trekking route (Khopra Ridge Trek). So, with the tranquil environment, it will be the best opportunity to discover the untouched scenery of Khopra trekking route. 

Duration of Khopra Danda Trek

Khopra Ridge trek is a short trek within Annapurna Region which can be completely explored within 13 days and also as per one’s interest and time frame this wonderful sweet trek can be customized.

Who can participate in Khopra Ridge Trek?

This is the valuable feature that Khopra Danda Trek holds as because of its short and unique trekking trails to one of the rated vantages point it welcomes the different age group (15 – 65 yrs old) and also can be done within a group or with families or individual. The parent guidelines are required for children. 

Best Season to participate in Khopra Danda Trek

The perfect seasons to get enrolled in Khopra Danda Trek are Autumn (September to November) and Spring (March to May) and also nevertheless January, February and December are also favorable months to explore in Annapurna region.

Khopra Danda Trek is fully supported guesthouse trek, the opportunity to taste the accommodation facility in community lodges and from one’s request teahouse accommodation can also be arranged. The total package of 13 days (Khopra Trek) including 08 days trekking from Nayapul will provide with the best features for those who want to spend their short vacation in the lap of incredible nature. The team of Massif Holidays will be helping to make the journey or Khopra Danda Trek remarkable and unforgettable, let to take the beautiful moments to the home country. Feel free and comfortable to contact the representative of Massif Holidays. 


  • Trip Duration Trip Duration 13 Days
  • Trip Cost Price from US$ 730
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Grade Trip Grade Moderate
  • Trip Style Trip Style Fully Supported Guest House Trek
  • Transportation Transportation Based on Itinerary
  • food Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accomodation Accomodation Guest House
  • Group Sizes Group Size 01-15
  • Max Elevation: 3660m/ 12008ft


  • UNESCO World Heritage Site tour in Kathmandu - Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
  • Sightseeing in Pokhara – a beautiful valley consisting of attractive natural contents which is a place mostly adored by outsiders and also regard as adventurous hub too.
  • Remarkable views of Dhaulagiri Ice Fall & deepest George in the world.
  • Experiencing the different ethnic communities and their lifestyle.
  • Magnificent view of Himalayas from Poon Hill and Khopra Ride:-Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, South Annapurna, Fishtail, Himchuli & Annapurna I, II, IV.
  • Encountering with rare species of flora and fauna.
  • 12 Breakfast, 08 Lunch and 09 Dinner.

Outline Itinerary

Detail Itinerary  
  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International airport (1345 meters). Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 03: Drive (or Fly) to Pokhara. About 6-7 hours (35 minutes by flight). Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 04: Drive to Nayapul then trek to Ghandruk (1,940 m). Overnight stay at Guest house.
  • Day 05: Trek to Tadapani (2,610 m) from Ghandruk. Overnight stay at Tea house.
  • Day 06: Trek to Bayeli Kharka (3,420 m) from Tadapani. Overnight stay at Community Lodge.
  • Day 07: Trek to Upper Chistibung (2,975 m) from Bayeli Kharka. Overnight at Community Lodge.
  • Day 08: Trek to Kopra Ridge (3,660 m) from Upper Chistibung. Overnight at Community Lodge.
  • Day 09: Trek to Swanta Village (2,200 m) from Kopra Ridge. Overnight at Community Lodge.
  • Day 10: Trek to Ghorepani (2855 m) from Swanta Village. Overnight stay at Tea house.
  • Day 11: Visit Poon Hill (3210 m) and then trek to Nayapul and drive back to Pokhara. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 12: Drive (or Fly) back to Kathmandu. About 6-7 hours (35 minutes by flight). Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 13: Transfer to International Airport for your onward destination.  
  • What’s Included

    • Airport/ Hotel pick up & drop by private tourist vehicle.
    • Two nights’ (twin sharing basis accommodation) at tourist category hotels in Kathmandu and two nights at Pokhara (similar to Kathmandu) including Breakfast.
    • Basic guesthouse accommodation during Khopra Trek.
    • Guided valley tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle. (by well-experienced license holder Tour Guide)
    • Professional license holder English speaking Trekking Guide (if required with other nation’s dialect for Khopra Trek).
    • The required number of local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek (one porter for every two guests).
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, and medicine for all staff.
    • All meals including breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek.
    • Annapurna Conservation Area permits and TIMS permit for trekking.
    • Airfare from Kathmandu – Pokhara - Kathmandu, and fare of private transport (in Kathmandu).
    • Farewell dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant before the day of departure.
    • Including all government taxes, vat & service charges.
  • What’s Excluded

    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara valley.
    • Any kinds of beverages & bar bills (coffee, beer, soft drinks, etc.) and along with dry foods.
    • Entrance fee at all monuments during the tours.
    • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation cost or any types of travel insurance.
    • Nepal entry visa fee, which can be issued on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport and also in the case for extending visa during the stay in Nepal.
    • Personal trekking Equipments.
    • International airfare
    • Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes' section.
  • Optional

    • Scenic Flight from Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu.
    • Extra additional Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner throughout the travel package.
    • Additional sightseeing to the historical and cultural sites. 
    • The inclusion of Adventurous Activities.
    • The group joining the trip or personal group trip (trek/tour).
    • Small or Large group of travelers.
    • Extra day hike during the trip.
    • Expand or different itinerary of travel packages.
    • Luxury accommodation (4/5 star category hotels).
    • The family trip along with children under the secure and favorable suggestion of the Massif Holidays expertise.
    • Pony Trek.

    The listed optional facilities for the trekking within Nepal are not included in the travel cost. As per guest choice and demand for extra facilities or services some amount will be added to the trekking package cost. You can include the other extra facilities and services in your travel package consulting with the crew member of Massif Holidays.

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Other extra arrangements from the team of Massif Holidays: Customized Itinerary as per the specific requirements. For this, please contact with the expert team of Massif Holidays as per interest.

Better to get informed about:

  • Natural calamities
  • Weather condition, etc. That which is beyond our control can hamper your planned trip. During these kinds of issues, we will be getting through the possible solution that can help you to get back in your trip but we are not responsible for any delay and changes.