Dhaulagiri Trekking - 21 Days

Highlights

    • One of the remote and off the beaten Path track of Nepal Himalaya
    • Cross highest passes over 5000 miters and reach at spectacular hidden valleys
    • Massive views of Mountain including Dhaulagiri and Annapurna range
    • Well manage tented camp including all the foods and drinks by professional staff team from Nepal Highland Treks
    • Sightseeing in Historical monuments in Kathmandu and natural city Pokhara 

Dhaulagiri Trekking is one of the remote and challenging treks in Nepal. It is Trekking around world’s seventh highest mountain, crossing two high Himalayan passes and hidden valley. Trekking starts from Beni, follows the Myagdi Khola River passing through beautiful Gurung villages with terraced fields framed by views of the Dhaulagiri massif. After walking up the narrow Chonbarden gorge towards Dhaulagiri Base Camp we then cross French Pass into Hidden Valley. After the second pass Dhampus Pass we start the long descent to Jomsom and then at the end of the trek we fly out to Pokhara.

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking needs previous adventurous experience. Geographically Dhaulagiri area is land of dramatic contrast so that unexpected deal might arrive during trek during challenging icy track and cross over 5000 miter high passes. Entire trek is with camping arrangement. All foods, tents and necessary equipment are carries by porters from Kathmandu. Every day walking is an average of 6 to 7 hours, although day of high pass is about 8 to 9 hours walking to reach fixed camping spots.        

Outline Itinerary

Day 01:Arrive in Kathmandu 1350m. Transfer and Overnight at Hotel

Day 02:Day in Kathmandu. Visit historical monuments and trip preparation. Overnight at Hotel

Day 03:Drive to Pokhara 710m (6 Hours) Explore and Overnight at Hotel

Day 04:Drive to Beni (3 Hours) and trek to Babiyachaour (870m) Overnight at Camp

Day 05:Trek to Dharapani (1,470m) Overnight at Camp

Day 06:Trek to Muri (1,850m). Overnight at Camp

Day 07:Trek to Boghara (2,080m). Overnight at Camp

Day 08:Trek to Dobang (2,500m) Overnight at camp

Day 09:Trek to Sallaghari (2,820m) overnight at camp

Day 10:Trek to Italian Base Camp (3,660m) Overnight at camp

Day 11:Acclimatization. Rest and short hiking tour. Overnight at camp

Day 12:Trek to Glacier Camp (4,200m) Overnight at Camp

Day 13:Glacier Camp extra day for acclimatization and rest. Overnight at camp

Day 14:Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4,700m) Overnight at Camp

Day 15:Trek via French Col (5,360m) to Hidden Valley (5,050m) overnight at Camp

Day 16:Exploration walk around Hidden Valley and come back to camp for Overnight

Day 17:Trek to Yak Kharka (3,680m) via Dhampus Pass (5,240m). Overnight at camp

Day 18:Trek to Jomsom 2,670m. Overnight at Local Hotel

Day 19:Flly back to Pokhara and rest. overnight at Hotel

Day 20:Drive or Fly back to Kathmandu and Overnight at Hotel

Day 21:Departure

Cost Includes

    • Arrival and departure arrangement
    • Accommodation in 3 star category hotel in Kathmandu and in Pokhara as per itinerary
    • Daily breakfast in Hotel of Kathmandu and Pokhara
    • Day sightseeing in major historical places of Kathmandu with tour guide, entrance fees and private transportation
    • Sightseeing in Pokhara with tour guide, entrance fees and private transportation
    • Private transportation to trekking starting point and from trekking ending point
    • Accommodation in tented camp during trekking
    • Full camping equipment
    • Foods and hot drinks during trekking  
    • Guide to lead group and staffs
    • Necessary  porters and kitchen team
    • Management of emergency evacuation in case of need
    • First aid kit box with first aid medicines
    • Government taxes and service charge 

Cost Excludes

    • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
    • Personal equipment, trip insurance
    • Personal medical expenses, emergency evacuation  
    • Extra activities
    • Tipping to staff 

Detail Itinerary

Day 1Arrive in Kathmandu 1350m. Transfer and Overnight at Hotel

Day 2Day in Kathmandu. Visit historical monuments and trip preparation. Overnight at Hotel

Day 3Drive to Pokhara 710m (6 Hours) Explore and Overnight at Hotel

Day 4Drive to Beni (3 Hours) and trek to Babiyachaour (870m) Overnight at Camp

Day 5Trek to Dharapani (1,470m) Overnight at Camp

Day 6Trek to Muri (1,850m). Overnight at Camp

Day 7Trek to Boghara (2,080m). Overnight at Camp

Day 8Trek to Dobang (2,500m) Overnight at camp

Day 9Trek to Sallaghari (2,820m) overnight at camp

Day 10Trek to Italian Base Camp (3,660m) Overnight at camp

Day 11Acclimatization. Rest and short hiking tour. Overnight at camp

Day 12Trek to Glacier Camp (4,200m) Overnight at Camp

Day 13Glacier Camp extra day for acclimatization and rest. Overnight at camp

Day 14Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4,700m) Overnight at Camp

Day 15Trek via French Col (5,360m) to Hidden Valley (5,050m) overnight at Camp

Day 16Exploration walk around Hidden Valley and come back to camp for Overnight

Day 17Trek to Yak Kharka (3,680m) via Dhampus Pass (5,240m). Overnight at camp

Day 18Trek to Jomsom 2,670m. Overnight at Local Hotel

Day 19Flly back to Pokhara and rest. overnight at Hotel

Day 20Drive or Fly back to Kathmandu and Overnight at Hotel

Day 21Departure

Trip Fact

Starting Price
US$ 3265.00 (Per Person)
  • Duration: 21 Days
  • Trip Grade Strenuous
  • Destination Nepal
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