“A beauty of mountain …………..a nature at its best……………explore with your own footsteps……………..”

Dhaulagiri Round Trek is a testing trek in the region of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m 26,795 ft), the seventh most astounding Himalayan Peak lying north-west of Pokhara in the Western Nepal and south of the Tibet. The Dhaulagiri, in addition to an alternate eight thousand, the Annapurna, cuts the planet's deepest crevasse of Kaligandaki. The trek likewise crosses two high passes - the French pass (5,240m/17,192ft) and the Thapa pass (5,155m/16,913ft).

Additionally, we will encounter snow and ice sheet strolling, particularly around Italian Base Camp and Dhaulagiri North Base Camp. Along the way, we delight in astounding perspectives of Dhaulagiri, Thorong top, Annapurna and Kali Gandaki River with the planet deepest chasm. On the trail, we might additionally experience semi-wild yak groups, mountain sheep in the remote valleys of this area. In addition, the wild nature, we can even encounter the shops, teahouses, and lifestyle of Nepal's ethnic individuals, for example, Gurung, Chhetri, and Magars.

Himalayan Scenery’s Around Dhaulagiri Trek starts with a drive from Kathmandu to Beni. The beginning couple of days of the trek passes through developed fields joined with a portion of the mountain towns. The ascension starts to get harder after Dobhan, as we rise to the Italian Base Camp. The trek proceeds to the Iced French and Thapa Passes which must be scaled before we plunge down a winding trail to Yak Kharka. After a long drop we will be at Marpha, prevalent city of Mustang area. From this crossroads, we accompany the established Annapurna Trail to Jomsom and fly Jomsom to Pokhara the following day. The last and grand drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu finishes up the trek.

Let, Himalayan Scenery Treks & expedition serves you with the excellent services you deserve as we believe every individual are special in one or other way. Come and join us for the amazing life long experience.

NOTE: It is recommended that you should arrive in Kathmandu a day earlier before you start your trek (if you do not have a day tour of Kathmandu scheduled). And If you have scheduled Kathmandu day tour you should arrive two days prior from the actual day from trekking.

If you are able to arrive a day earlier, it will be best for you as you will get some time to rest, know about the trekking you are doing, get info about the trekking routes, and you get time to buy trekking equipment if necessary. Similarly, if you can manage a day or two after trekking. In case of any flight delay from Lukla to Kathmandu due to different circumstances you will have lower chance of missing your international flights. Adding some extra days beside actual trekking days will help you enjoy your trip to Nepal to the fullest without having to worry about any preparations, any flight delays, and missing international flights.

Highlights of Dhaulagiri Round Trekking

  • Sightseeing and cultural tour around Kathmandu Valley
  • Short tour around famous lake city Pokhara
  • Hike through the rough off-beaten trails
  • Stunning views of Mountains Panoramas including Annapurna range and Dhaulagiri range.
  • Hiking through dense forest with unexplored fauna and flora
  • Hiking to Dhaulagiri Base Camp
  • Hiking through French Pass, Dhampus Pass hidden valley, Kali Gandaki Gorge
  • Camping for the overnight

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Welcome to Kathmandu:
  • Day 02: Preparation and Sightseeing Tour of Kathmandu:
  • Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Beni:
  • Day 04: Trek to Babiachor:
  • Day 05: Trek to Dharapani:
  • Day 06: Trek to Muri:
  • Day 07: Trek to Boghara:
  • Day 08: Trek to Doban:
  • Day 09: Trek to Choriban Khola:
  • Day 10: Trek to the Italian Base Camp:
  • Day 11: Acclimatization and rest day:
  • Day 12: Trek to the Glacier Camp:
  • Day 13: Trek to the Dhaulagiri Base Camp:
  • Day 14: Another acclimatization and rest day:
  • Day 15: Cross the French Col , then trek to the Hidden Valley:
  • Day 16: Cross Dhampus pass, and trek to Yak Kharka:
  • Day 17: Trek to Marpha:
  • Day 18: Trek to Kalopani:
  • Day 19: Trek to Tatopani:
  • Day 20: Trek to Ghorepani via Shikha:
  • Day 21: Trek Ghandruk:
  • Day 22: Trek to Pothana:
  • Day 23: Trek to Phedi and Drive to Pokhara:
  • Day 24: Drive back to Kathmandu:
  • Day 25: Final departure:

Cost Includes:

  • Airport pick up and drop off by private vehicle
  • Three-night accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu
  • One nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Pokhara
  • Full board meals with tea/coffee (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) during the trek
  • Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek
  • Kathmandu city tours, tour guide, and private transportation
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide.
  • Porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary and equipment. 
  • Accident insurance for all staff
  • Himalayan Scenery trekking map, Trekking T-shirt and duffel bag for trekking
  • Trekking map/ Trekking T-Shirt, and trip achievement certificate
  • First aid medical kit, Oximeter to check pulse, heart rate, and oxygen saturation at higher altitude.
  • ACAP Permit & TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • Worst case, help with all rescue and evacuation arrangements.
  • Government taxes & office service charge

 

Cost Excludes:

  • Personal Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa. You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. A multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent in foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 passport-size photos.
  • Snacks /Drinks and other personal expenses
  • Hot showers during the trek
  • Personal trekking equipment
  • WiFi internet and phone call unless it’s free.
  • Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers

Note

In Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition, your safety precedes every other thing. As this adventure entrails travelling in the remote mountainous region, we are always at mercy of nature. During the trip, the factors such as whether, natural disaster or multitude of other factors which are beyond our control can subsequently bring the changes in the itinerary. Although all the itinerary we provide to you is guided and standard; please note that your team leader has the authority to alter or even drop the planed itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concern. All the alternations or changes of the standard itinerary are made by the leader by taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. We give our best effort to stick with the above-mentioned itinerary; however, in case of any unpredicted event which are beyond our control, you need to be flexible and take after the guideline as instructed by your leader.

Note that the company won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itinerary’s or any delays due to resulting circumstances.

Trip Information

  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Strenuous
  • Activity Camping Trek
  • Max Person 02 - 12 Person
  • Accommodation Camping
  • Mx.Altitude 5360 Meter
  • Transportation: Private Vehicle
  • Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
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