Rara lake is the largest oval-shaped freshwater lake in Nepal. It lies in the districts of Jumla and Mugu of the Himalayan belt in Nepal. The suitable time to visit Rara is September/October or April/May. The temperature drops to 0 degrees or below during winter. The freezing Rara receives huge snowfall in December- March that blocks the route. The tough topography is the major obstacle to transportation development, therefore travelers must typically face the harsh bumpy roads while driving to Rara. Rara lake is surrounded by the Rara National Park also declared as the Ramasar site pivotal to the surrounding wetlands.
It holds huge floral and faunal significance as it features several endangered and endemic species. Despite the rough trails, Rara is indeed a popular tourist attraction. Trekkers are mostly attracted to Rara. It provides a unique flavor of the culture and panoramic scenes. The alpine trees that surround Rara present a stunning silhouette to the snow-capped mountains. Trekkers like to challenge themselves and travel to Rara despite the difficult roads and lower availability of accommodation. The travelers might take an hour’s flight to Jumla from Kathmandu or from Nepalgunj to Mugu airport. Rara lake is only 99 mi afar from Nepalgunj. Then it is estimated to be 3 hours pedal journey to Rara lake.
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