Rupinala Pass Trekking
Rupina la pass is one of the exhilarating trekking routes at Manaslu region. Rupina la pass is a challenging and adventurous trekking route for many trekkers. This trekking area is not as much popular as other but is very beautiful. Due to its less popularity, we can see very little number of trekkers throughout the route. The trekking route was officially commenced in 1991. This place is very suitable for having the mountaineering expedition. We can see the magnificent view of beautiful mountains along with the eye catching white snow throughout the route. Rupina la pass is geographically spectacular and culturally fascinating trekking region. The trekking route offers the view of glittering mountains along with the lush valley and green forest in most part.
The trek starts from a drive to Gorkha from Kathmandu. The driving route is about 6 hours long. We continue the path following the farming land and encountering with the glorious waterfalls. Similarly the presence of typical Nepalese culture and the styles of the house is something to watch and enjoy. We can have a spectacular view over to Himalayas like Manaslu (8163m), peak 29 (7879m), Himal Chuli (7893m) and Buddha Himal (6672m) while trekking to this region. The route goes through Barpark, Rupi Nala Phedi, Philim, Dovan, Machha Khola, Soti Khola, and Aarughat and back to Kathmandu. From Gorkha, we will commence our journey and at Kathmandu we will concluded our trekking. Generally, we consider March to May and September to November as the best season to trek to this region.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu
We will be at Kathmandu after having the flight from the home country. Google Trek Visit Mustang will warmly receive you and will guide towards the hotel room. We will spend the evening by visiting the market of Kathmandu. The night will be at the nearest hotel at Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu to Gorkha and trek to Naraysower
Early morning after having the breakfast, we will get into the vehicle to drive towards Gorkha. The driving route is about 6 hours long. We can enjoy the natural scenic beauty while driving from Kathmandu to Gorkha. We will be at Gorkha to have our lunch and then we have to trek towards Naraysower. The trekking route is about 2 hours. Overnight will be at tent in Naraysower.
Day 03: Naraysower to Kayraghari
Early morning following the sun, we will move towards the Kayraghari. The trekking route goes along with the scenic beauty of the landscapes along with the green natural forest blowing some cold wind all over the route. The route is about 6 to 7 hours long. The overnight will be at tented camp.
Day 04: Kayraghari to Baluwa
After having the early morning breakfast at the camp, we have to move further to Baluwa tying the tent. The route is about 6 to 7 hours long as it goes through the main trail. The night will be spending at Baluwa viewing some dazzling view rounding our neck.
Day 05: Baluwa to Barpark
After spending a night at Baluwa in the tented camp, we have to encourage ourselves to achieve our next target. Following the path, we can reach at the land of Barpark by trekking for about 5 to 6 hours. The night will be at the tented camp at Barpark.
Day 06: Barpark to Barkhe Gotha
From Barpark, after having the breakfast at early in the morning, we will head towards the land of Barkhe Gotha. The trekking route goes for about 6 to 7 hours long. We will enjoy the night at the tented camp. From that point, we can see the panoramic view all around us.
Day 07: Barkhe Gotha to Bheri Gotha
We continue our journey ahead viewing the high Himalayas over our head. The way goes through Barkhe Goth to Bheri Goth. The trekking route is about 6 to 7 hours long. We will trek through the main trail following the main trail to the Bheri Goth. The night should be spend on a tented camp at Bheri Goth.
Day 08: Bheri Goth to Rupina la Phedi
From Bheri Goth, after packing the luggage, we will head towards the Rupina la Phedi. The trekking route is very interesting as we get closer to our destination. We will trek to the main trail for about 6 to 7 hours. the night will be at the tented camp.
Day 09: Rupina la Phedi to Israel Camp through Rupina la passes
From the Phedi of Rupina la passes, we resume our journey to the destination. We all will be very encouraged as we are getting much closer to our destination. We need to trek for about 6 to 7 hours to get to our destination. The Israel camp is at the altitude of 4610m. We have to acclimatize ourselves while trekking at this region. The night will be at tented camp.
Day 10 to Day 13: Israel camp to Philim
After completing our objective, we all should return back to the way to Philim. On the way back, we have to cross through a large and dense forest. We need several days to clear the journey through the jungle. We have to stay more than a night at jungle at tented camp.
Day 14: Philim to Dovan
After spending a night at Philim, we have to further towards the Dovan through the main trail. The trekking route is about 5 hours long. We should return to Dovan viewing the best scenery of the land along with the river and the soaring mountains. The night will be at Dovan enjoying at tented camp.
Day 15: Dovan to Machha Khola
From Dovan, we continue our way down to the Machha khola. The trekking route is about 5 hours long. We can view a magnificent piece of land kissing the mountains in the high hills at this point. The night will be at Machha khola enjoying the cool wind blowing from the river.
Day 16: Machha khola to Soti Khola
Early morning after having the breakfast, we will pack our luggage and will move forward to Soti khola. The way goes along with the beautiful ever flowing river. The trekking route goes on and on for about 5 hours. We will enjoy the lunch on the way to Soti Khola. The night will be exhilarating at Soti Khola.
Day 17: Soti Khola to Aarughat
From Soti Khola, we will resume our journey back to Aarughat. The way goes for about 5 hours. The trail offers us best natural scene of the surrounding area. We will spend the night at tented camp at Aarughat enjoying the delicious dinner at the point.
Day 18: Aarughat to Kathmandu
From Aarughat, we will conclude our trekking route. We will eager to get in the vehicle to return back to Kathmandu. Some of us may relax on the seat while returning back to Kathmandu. While some of us may be busy to explore more during the drive back to Kathmandu. The driving way is about 7 to 8 hours long. Overnight will be at Kathmandu at hotel organized by Google Trek Visit Mustang.
Day 19: Farewell program
Early morning, after having the breakfast at Kathmandu, we can pack our luggage. After packing the luggage, we can move onwards to airport. We will be taken to airport by the representative of Google Trek Visit Mustang. After attending the small farewell program, we can fly towards our home country. We wish you to have a safe and happy journey.