Khaptad is one of the well known National Parks of Nepal for its natural beauty. The park in the far western region of Nepal is the hub for several herbs (224 species recorded till date), 135 species of flowers and 225 species of birds along with the musk deer and other wild animals. In spring the pastures are really beautiful with wild flowers as it looks like colourful carpet on the ground around. There are several (nine) lakes and twenty two pastures making the landscape incredibly enchanting.
Likewise, Rara is the biggest lake of Nepal and it attracts the visitors with its charming beauty. Jumla is the head quarters of Karnali zone. Khaptad Rara Jumla Trek with Explore Dolpo begins at Silgadi after the flight from Kathmandu to western town Dhangadi followed by a intriguing drive of 6-7 hrs to Silgadi. The trek traverses through several mid-hill villages of isolated far west Nepal to the meditating center of famous Khaptad Baba. After a day exploration around this magical corner of Nepal, Nepal's one of the least frequented trekking winds through the remotest region to Rara National Park. Rara National Park is equally beautiful and rich with floral and faunal biodiversity.
Day 01: Kathmandu – Dhangadi: By plane.
Day 02: Dhangadi – Siligadi .
Day 03: Silgadi – Jhigrana.
Day 04: Jhigrana – Khaptad.
Day 05: Khaptad – Dogadi.
Day 06: Dogadi – Naina.
Day 07: Naina – Martadi.
Day 08: Martadi – Kolti.
Day 09: Kolti – Jhugala.
Day 10: Jugada – Talibagar.
Day 11: Talibagar – Rara.
Day 12: Rara – Chautha.
Day 13: Chautha – Chherechaur/Aacharya Lihi.
Day 14: Chherechaur/Aacharya Lihi – Jumla.
Day 15: Jumla – Nepalgunj – Kathmandu.