Let us introduce you to the Hidden Holy Lake of Khaire and Glacier Trek. An exciting and demanding trek in the heat of the Annapurna sanctuary.
We know 2020 has been like no other, travel to almost anywhere has been restricted. However, as we begin to enter into 2021, the Himalayas with its majestic beauty and incredible adventures might just be the place to be to conquer new heights post-COVID-19.
The Pavilions Himalayas Lake View, and The Pavilions Himalayas The Farm, located in Pokhara, both, unfortunately, shut down operations when borders closed into Nepal during the COVID-19 pandemic. The team have still been on-site, however, ensuring the Farm and its eco-life is operating and assisting the local community where it can, and is looking forward to welcoming adventure-seeking guests when the dust settles.
On a positive note, COVID-19 has provided a rare opportunity for the earth to heal, which has rejuvenated the mountain ecosystem after a very long time. Eyes are now on Spring 2021, which is actually the prime time to enjoy this area of the world, and especially hiking and trekking. There is no better time to start planning your next life-changing adventure, breathing the fresh air of the Himalayas.
Pokhara is a city situated in central Nepal and known as the city of the seven lakes however in the present times only three remain namely Phewa in Pokhara city, Begnas and Rupa lakes a mere 45-minute drive away. It’s recognised as a gateway to the Annapurna Circuit, with many Annapurna treks starting and ending at Pokhara, including the popular Annapurna Base Camp along with The Dhaulagiri, Mustang and Upper Mustang treks.
Let us introduce you to the Hidden Holy Lake of Khaire and Glacier Trek. An exciting and demanding trek in the heat of the Annapurna sanctuary, visiting the must-see Ghandruk Village, Tradapani and Chhomrong along the way with incredible panoramic views of the Annapurna south, Himchuli and Fishtail mountains.
The 17-day adventure truly takes you to a remote wilderness and incorporates diverse terrain, culture, wildlife and extraordinary views. In Spring, it showcases many beautiful flowers, including the national flower of Nepal, the Rhododendron and oak forests. From the start of trekking, enjoy ever-changing views of the remarkable, snow-covered Annapurna Mountains. The Hidden Lake and Glacier trek is one of magnificent contrast, encompassing all the features of the area from the terraced village valleys, through the forests and the agricultural regions of the middle hill country, to the glacial basins of the Annapurna Mountains.
Following this wonderous excursions, The Pavilions Himalayas offers a relaxed, peaceful and enchanting wind-down experience. Nestled in the natural paradise of a lushly forested valley and set against the backdrop of the grand Himalayan mountain range, breathe the beauty of Nepal. At the same time, you can rest and reset beyond your expectations.
The property features The Farm, which is set on an organic farm and powers the entire resort and its 14 luxurious villas with renewable energy and is the source of fresh organic produce. And, the Lakeview satellite resort, made up of eight tented villas delivering an ideal mix of luxury meets adventure.
The very definition of glamping, you get the best of both worlds – the comfort and elegance of a villa combined with the beauty and wonder of camping in nature.
Will 2021 be the year you explore the new world?