The Wild West in Nepal has so many regions yet to be explored and Jumla-Rara-Jumla Trek is one of the off the beaten trekking trails that traverses across the least trodden mid-hill course catering the sights authentic tribal cultures and amazing virgin landscapes dominated by lush vegetation, lakes and Himalayan peaks.

The trek begins after the couple of flights; one to the lowland airport of Nepalgunj and next to the trek starting to Jumla. Nine days of walking adventure in the tranquil where nature dominates highly over human civilization is undoubtedly the trip of a lifetime for those travelers who want to experience the best of raw nature and primitive lifestyle.

The trek is meant for trekkers of all types but it best suits to those who can dare to skip modern facilities for almost ten days and can walk six hours every day for almost a week. The accommodations are in the tented camps and the expertise of our guides who understand local languages and cultures will always be beneficial for the trekkers to explore and understand the best of Wild West Jumla to Rara Lake.

Trek Highlights

  • The cultural delights of Kathmandu, where travelers get to see the ancient heritages as well as the remains of recent Earthquake in Nepal.
  • The mild walking adventure that stretches along the lush vegetation of Wild West Nepal
  • The culture in the tribal villages like Bhulbhule, Khali and Nagma, where trekkers get to see the culture very close to nomadism
  • The proposed UNESCO World Heritage Site, Sinja Valley where the Khas Nepali language was originated
  • The dramatic view of Rara Lake with the Himalayan backdrop and the places around it worthwhile exploring to sight rare species of flowers and animals
  • The floral and faunal biodiversity of Rara National Park, including the chirpings of colorful residential and migratory birds found inside the park.
  • The boating adventure in the crystal clear biggest lake of Nepal
  • The hike to the  Chuchemara hilltop 4090m, that provides an opportunity to savor the spellbinding views of Himalayan panorama striking Rara Lake itself and the deep valley enclosed by lush green woodlands.

Outline Itinerary

  • Arrival in Kathmandu, transfer to hotel; Evening welcome dinner
  • Half day Sightseeing tour of Kathmandu;Trek preparation day
  • Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj 75 minutes flight
  • Fly to Jumla 25 minutes flight and trek to Khali 5 hrs trek
  • Trek to Bhulbhule 5-6 hrs trek
  • Trek to Rara Lake via Chhuchhemara 4090m 5-6 hrs trek
  • Excursion around Rara Lake
  • Hiking around Rara Lake
  • Trek to Bhulbhule 5-6 hrs trek
  • Trek to Gothichaur Bazaar 5-6 hrs trek
  • Trek to Nagma 5 hrs trek
  • Trek to Jumla 5-6 hrs trek
  • Fly to Nepalgunj and then to Kathmandu
  • Free day in Kathmandu; Evening farewell dinner
  • Depart Kathmandu

Important Trip Notes & Activities

Pleased acknowledge that you are joining us for the adventure trip in remote Himalayan region, where weather conditions, health and fitness of the member or unexpected natural disaster can compel us to change the itinerary and if so you have to understand it but we would try our best to keep the suggested itinerary as per the original schedule.

Your safety and satisfaction of the trip is our prime concern while travelling with us and we ensure you our best team, logistics, professional services to make sure that you would have an amazing trip of lifetime with us. Also note that our trip leader deserved the final decision if the trip has to amend, change the route or cancel due to the extreme conditions for the safety precaution. However, he will try his best to ensure that the trip runs as according to the stated plan but be prepared for flexibility if necessary.


For detailed itinerary please contact us here.

Price: US $1980 per person

Inclusions

Inclusions:

  • Arrival airport picks up
  • Welcome dinner with live Nepali cultural program and Farewell dinner at one the finest restaurant in thamel
  • 4 Nights at 3 star standard accommodation at Kathmandu with breakfast
  • 1 night at tourist standard accommodation in Nepalgunj
  • Kathmandu- Nepalgunj- Jumla & Jumla- Nepalgunj-Kathmandu flight, airport tax and domestic transfer
  • 9 NightsTeahouse/Camping accommodations during the trek (comfortable and clean)
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking period
  • One Trekking guide (Experienced, Fluent English Speaking, Gov. Licensed, first aid and eco trained)and their entire expenses, equipment and insurance
  • Entire poterage cost and all the trekking equipments for porters (one porter for each two member in a group)
  • Rara & Jumla Trekking permit/TIMS Card & National Park Fee
  • All the Gov. and Local taxes as per applicable
  • One duffle Bag and T- shirt
  • Trekking Map and Adventure Certificate
  • Group medical Kit Box (Diamox & other first Aid Medicine)
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company
  • Final departure transfer

 

 

Exclusions

Exclusions:

  • Nepal Visa
  • International flight to Kathmandu and return ticket to your Home country
  • Your meals at Kathmandu, except welcome dinner, farewell dinner and breakfast
  • Entire cost of beverages, mineral water and beer etc. while on trek
  • Travel insurance (Must includes Helicopter evacuation and Trip Cancellation charges
  • Tipping to the guide and porter
  • Any thing not included in trip includes list are your personal expenses
All prices are in US dollars and do not include international airfare, unless otherwise noted.
Sorry No departure dates found for year 2017.

Please contact us for more details.
Please Check Available Dates for The Year of

Notation: Airport Stops Route

Equipments

It is very important to have right seasonal Clothing & Equipments for the safe and enjoyable trek in Nepal. Here below, we have listed the required equipments for traveling to Nepal and its Himalayas. Please remember that you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. 

Head:
Sun hat or scarf 
Light balaclava or warm fleece hat 
Sunglasses with UV protection

 

Hands:
Lightweight gloves 
Heavyweight gloves or mittens with a waterproof shell outer

 

Upper Body:
T-shirts (2) 
Light and expedition weight thermal tops 
Fleece jacket or pullover 
Fleece Wind-Stopper jacket (optional) 
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric)
shell jacket 

T- Shirt and Down Jacket
Advanced Adventure provide you this

 

Lower Body:
Underwear (4) 
Hiking shorts (2) 
Lightweight cotton long pants 
Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms 
Fleece or wool pants 
Waterproof (preferably breathable fabric) shell pants
 

Feet:
Thin, lightweight inner socks (4) 
Thick, warm wool hiking socks (4) 
Hiking boots with spare laces 
Camp shoes (sneakers and/or sandals)
Gaiters for hiking in winter to the base camp
 

Accessories:
Sleeping bag rated to zero degrees F - Advanced Adventure provide this 
Headlamp (e.g. Petzl Zoom) with spare bulbs and batteries 
Small pad or combination lock-to-lock for trek bag- Advanced Adventure provide Trekking Duffle Bag.
Basic First Aid Kit (see Health and Medicinal) 
Large plastic bags - for keeping items dry inside trek bag 
Daypack (approximately 2500 to 3000 cubic inches) 
Thermarest sleeping pad 
Water bottles (2)
Toiletries
Small wash towel

Extras/Luxuries:
Binoculars 
Reading book 
Trail Map/Guide book 
Journal & Pen 
Walkman 
Pencils and small notebooks 
Travel game i.e. chess, backgammon, scrabble

Climbing Island Peak

We climber with Adv Adventure to Island Peak in October 2014 and was a succesful climb with 4 of us submitting with the 3 Sherpa. It was a life time experience as this is higher than what we have achieve in EBC. And beside, it is more technical climb using crampons, jumar and figure of […]

Life changing experience

It was an incredible journey ! My partner and I had the best time .I would recommend Advanced Adventures all the way, Mr Chet Bhatta was awesome in everything , he was onto our Emails within minutes each time we had a question before hand , incredibly helpful and made everything easy . Our guide […]

AA Provided a Fantastic Trek to EBC!

My brother-in-law and I booked a 14 day EBC Trek last year and had the best time! From start to finish Chet and the team at Advanced Adventures took care of everything. The Trek was amazing, the weather was perfect and our guide was not only very knowledgeable about the mountains and towns that we […]

AA simply awesome

I wasn’t sure of how this would all turn out to be as it was my first time out in Nepal. AA, did a great job of winning me over as a client for life. Everything was done as they said it would and everyone from my guide and sherpa to the main contact who […]

wonderful experience, stress-free and flexible

My experience with Advanced Adventures was wonderful! Iand had a blast in Nepal with AA. Everything that I needed was taken care of: my transportation to/from the hotel, my trekking permit, my hotel in kathmandu, as well as everything on the trek. The actual trekking portion of the package was exceptional. My Nepali guide organised […]