, the religious significance of Khaptad was greatly enhanced about a half century ago when the Great Scholar Khaptad Swami chose Khaptad for his meditation. Today in the Khaptad region, Nepalese people accept the primitive realities of the Himalayan topographic set¬ting and their rigorous daily life with a grace that others may scarcely understand.
Rara Lake Trek is one of the most incredible and fascinating treks in all the Himalayan range. Rara National Park, the smallest national park of the country, spreads over an area of 106 square kilometer and is situated in Mugu district of the western Nepal.
Dolpo is another far-flung and mystique gem of Nepal. Bound to the east and south by the towering Dhaulagiri and Churey ranges respectively, this secluded corner of Nepal was derestricted for international tourist access only in 1989