The Khopra ridge trek in the Annapurna region is an underrated trek with scenic trekking route in Nepal. The trekking route unlike the other popular trekking trails, like the Ghorepani trek, is fairly new and a great way to explore the Annapurna region while avoiding large crowds. The Khopra ridge trek takes you through the picturesque villages in the Annapurna foothills following a pristine trail with spectacular views of the Himalayas. Apart from the admiring the wonderful views and walking though the dense Rhododendron forest, the Khopra Ridge Trek also provides you an opportunity to immerse into the local cultures in the Annapurna Region. The meaningful interaction with locals along side the wonderful trek is sure to make your trip to Nepal a memorable one. Some of the snow capped peaks that are visible thought the trekking route include Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), Nilgiri (7061m), Bharha Shikhar (7647m), Annapurna I (8091m), Annapurna South (7219m), Annapurna II (7937m), Annapurna IV, (7525m) Hiunchuli (6434m), Machhapuchhre (6997m), Gangapurna (7455m), Tukuche peak (6920m).
Maximum elevation: 3460m (Khopra Ridge) - 4700m (Khayer lake)
Best Time to trek: Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov