‘The trek is an adventure around a massive range of Mt. Dhaulagiri listed as world 7th highest mountain’
Abound Dhaulagiri Trek leads you in the heart of world number seven mountains beneath towering Mt. Dhaulagiri – I, with its chain of satellite peaks the last of 8,000 meters ending at Far West Nepal Himalayas.
Around Dhaulagiri Trek is a great adventure with a constant scenic panorama of peaks on daily walks. The trek also offers interesting and fascinating views where our route leads from low warm sub-tropical temperatures to cooler alpine climate and ending at the arctic zone of ice and glaciers at Dhaulagiri base camp.
- Exciting and interesting sightseeing tour around Kathmandu World Heritage Sites.
- Walk from low sub-tropical area to cooler alpine hills unto arctic zone of ice and glaciers.
- Fabulous views of peaks on daily walks in the harmony of local culture and custom.
- Everlasting panorama of Himalayan chain of mountains with stunning landscape views.
- Explore Magar farm villages of great interest with age-old traditions and culture.
- Walking around the world 7th highest Dhaulagiri crossing high French pass to Mustang areas.
- Adventure into the lovely forest of rhododendron-magnolia-oaks-pines and fir tree lines.
- Start and end at picturesque Pokhara renown touristic destination within Himalaya.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: In Kathmandu with a half-day tour at places of interest.
Day 03: Drive / Fly to Pokhara 860 m (30 mins on-air) with 6 hours overland journey.
Day 04: Drive to Darbang village 1,230 m via Beni town 900 – 05 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Riverside 1,700 m – 04 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Bagar 2,375m – 06 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Dovan 2,600m – 06 hours.
Day 08: Trek to Charter / Bhainsi Kharka 3,110 m -05 hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Pakhaban (Japanese Camp) 3,745m -05 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp 4,750m – 06 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Hidden Valley 4,890 m via French Pass 5,357 m.
Day 12: At Hidden Valley (contingency or spare day).
Day 13: Trek to Yak Kharka 4,890 m – 06 hrs.
Day 14: Trek to Marpha 2, 675 – 05 hours.
Day 15: Drive to Jomsom 2, 715 m and fly to Pokhara 860 m – 20 mins.
Day 16: Fly or drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel with a free afternoon.
Day 17: International departure for homeward bound.
Abound Dhaulagiri Trekking is where the adventure leads you in the heart of world number seven mountains beneath towering Mt. Dhaulagiri – I, with its chain of satellite peaks the last of 8,000 meters ending at Far West Nepal Himalaya.
Around Dhaulagiri Trek, a great adventure with a constant scenic panorama of peaks on daily walks, as well interesting and fascinating where our route leads from low warm sub-tropical temperatures to cooler alpine climate and ending at the arctic zone of ice and glaciers at Dhaulagiri base camp.
A marvellous walks quite daring and challenging as well where the journey leads to cross over glaciers and moraine including the high scenic French pass at above 5,357 m with grand views of surrounding mountains of Dhaulagiri range.
Around Dhaulagiri Trek begins from lovely and scenic Pokhara city, to reach Far Western corners around rural farm villages of Mygdi and Dhaulagiri zone, as walk leads through many farm villages of Magar people, then entering into nice cool forested areas within tall rhododendron-oaks-pines and fir tree lines, where climb follows the raging Mygdi River right up to its glacial source at base camp, after walking through dense woodland and into sheer fields of ice and glaciers on leaving the green vegetation and tree lines.
Enjoying time with views and crossing high pass to reach Hidden Valley enclosed within high peaks of Dhaulagiri and Western Himalaya range, after a great thrill and wonderful moment in a complete wilderness were to walk head backs to the human settlement at charming Marpha village within Mustang district.
Marpha within Mustang district and home to Thakali people the native of Kaligandaki River valley where our adventure completes taking a short drive to the main town of Mustang at Jomsom for a scenic short flight to scenic Pokhara, after concluding our magnificent adventure with great memories Around Dhaulagiri Trek.