Around Dhaulagiri Trek

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Trip Details

Start/End: Kathmandu to Kathmandu

Duration: 18 days

Difficulty: Hard to Strenuous

Maximum Elevation: Dhampus Pass(5,200m)

Best Time: October - November & March - April

Accommodation: Fully Camping

Dhaulagiri Trek is one among the foremost popular adventures and challenging trekking destination route of Nepal. Entire of the Round Dhaulagiri Trek required previous trekking experience with outstanding fitness . The Trek lead you thru very high challenging pass, crossover French Pass 5360m and Dhampus pass 5200m route may be a challenging walk on an icy track. The trekking goes through traditional ethnic villages and untouched forests on the thanks to Round Dhaulagiri it's the simplest high altitudes trek over high passes, difficulties weather and walking condition, trek offers unparalleled and impressing scenery.

Trip Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu, Pick up at the airport upon your arrival and transfer to hotel

Day 02 : Fly to Pokhara and drive to Beni(830m)

Day 03 : Drive Beni to Darbang(1,030m)

Day 04 : Trek Darbang to Sibang(1,720m)

Day 05 : Trek Sibang to Muri(1,850m)

Day 06 : Trek Muri to Boghara(1,990m)

Day 07 : Trek Boghara to Dobang (2,520m)

Day 08 : Trek Dobang to Italian Base Camp(3,660m)

Day 09 : Acclimatization day

Day 10 : Trek Italian Base Camp to Glacier Camp(4,200m)

Day 11 : Trek Glacier Camp to Dhaulagiri Base Camp(4,750m)

Day 12 : Dhaulagiri Base Camp - French Col(5,360m) - Hidden Valley(5,050m)

Day 13 : Acclimatization and Exploration day at Hidden Valley

Day 14 : Trek Hidden Valley - Dhampus Pass(5,200m) - Yak Kharka(3,680m)

Day 15 : Trek Yak Kharka to Jomsom(2,720m)

Day 16 : Fly Jomsom to Pokhara

Day 17 : Fly back to Kathmandu

Day 18 : Final departure, drop to airport

Trip Info

Highlights of Around Dhaulagiri Trek

  • Ascend to both Dhampus (5240m) and French pass (5360) of the Dhaulagiri Region
  • Explore the rich ethnic Thakali culture of Kali Gandaki valley
  • Stunning mountain beauty of Dhaulagiri region including Dhaulagiri I, Dhaulagiri II, Dhaulagiri III, and Dhaulagiri V
  • Walk along the deepest gorge in the world - Kali Gandaki
  • Trek along with the terraced farmlands, rivers and gorges, glaciers, and moraines