• Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking

Overview

Trip Facts

  •    Country: Nepal
  •    Trip grade: Most Difficult.
  •    Destination: Nepal
  •    Activities: Trekking
  •    Accommodation: Guest House In trek/ Hotel In City
  •    Meals: Full Board in trek.
  •    Maximum altitude: 5360
  •    Group size: 2 to 25 pax
  •    Best Season: Sept to Nov, Mar to May.

Trip Information

Dhaulagiri base camp trekking begins at Beni after 3-4 hours from Pokhara. Our professional trekking guide led through the beautiful village of Darbang, Muri, Chariban, Italian base camp, Dhaulagiri base camp, French pass, Dhumpus pass and finally reach at Marpha assemble of Annapurna circuit trekking trail. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking is relatively strenuous and requires high altitude trekking experience in Nepal Himalaya. March, April, September, October & November is the best month for Dhaulagiri circuit trek. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking tour required three weeks holidays but we arrange as per trekkers wish and holiday schedule. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking avoids the main trail and therefore is quite strenuous and demanding trekking in Nepal Himalaya. The massive peak of Dhaulagiri 1(8167 m) is very attractive. Since the Dhaulagiri trekking trail has been explored our professional offers according to clients desire and trekking itinerary will generate with appropriate their holidays in Nepal. Trekking in Dhaulagiri base camp is lifetime adventure trekking in Nepal Himalaya

Suggested Itinerary for Dhaulagiri Circuit trekking

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu (1310m/4264ft.)

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing day

Day 03: Kathmandu to Beni

Day 04: Drive to Darbang and trek to Dharapani

Day 05: Trek to Muri (1850m.), 5/6 hours walk

Day 06: Trek to Boghara (2080m.), 5/6 hours walk

Day 07: Trek to Dobang (2520m.), 5/6 hours walk

Day 08: Dobang to Choriban Khola (3110m.), 5/6 hours walk

Day 9: Trek to Italian Base Camp (3660m.), 6/7 hours walk

Day 10: Acclimatization day

Day 11: Trek to Glacier Camp

Day 12: Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp from Glacier Camp (4640m.), 7/8 hours walk

Day 13: Acclimatization day

Day 14: Trek to Hidden Valley through French Pass (5330m.), 6/7 hours walk

Day 15: Trek to Yak Kharka (alu bari)crossing Dhampus Pass (3680m.), 5/6 hours walk

Day 16: Trek to Jomsom (2710m.), 5/6 hours walk

Day 17: Jomsom to pokhara

Day 18 drive to kathmandu

Day 19: Farewell Day

Detail Itinerary

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek Itinerary:


Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu(1310m/4264ft) and Transfer to the hotel in Thamel{15 minutes driving}
When you land in Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu, Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions Representative warmly received in Arrival gate front then he will transfer to your respective hotel by Private vehicle. After arriving in the hotel we will discuss with you about detailed package and introduce you to your guide for trekking. atay overnight in Kathmandu Hotel.


Meals included: No/ Transportation: Private vehicle/ Accommodation: 3 star category Hotel/ Activities: None.


Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley {6 hours sightseeing}
Today is the most important day in Kathmandu. You will go for a proper day private sightseeing in Kathmandu. Since there are too many sightseeing points in Kathmandu valley but we will bring you the most popular 4 places what they are listed UNESCO world heritage sites. A cluster of temples and artistic old royal Palace Kathmandu Durbar Square with Kumari(the virgin Living Goddess), The biggest Boudhnath Stupa and Holy ponds, The Hindus biggest Temple and Bagmati river with Cremation ceremony, And The ancient Swaayambhunath Temple or Monkey temple named by the tourist. Then we ill transfer you to your hotel. at evening you go to prepare the trekking equipment and we treat you by welcome Nepali cuisine in a typical Nepali restaurant with cultural music and dance show free of charge. Overnight at Kathmandu.


Meals included: Breakfast and Welcome dinner/ Transportation: Private vehicle/ Accommodation: 3-star category Hotel/ Activities: Day sightseeing with guide.


Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Beni{8 hours driving}
After sightseeing in Kathmandu today after breakfast we will drive to Beni. First, we drive to New Bus park to book the ticket of Beni by public bus. the we driving long distance. on the way 3 times stop for a Toilet break, Breakfast, and Lunch. On the way, you can explore the lifestyle of hillside people what are totally different from Kathmandu people, Numerous rivers, Jungles, Rafting, and mountains. Long driving after you will reach to Beni and overnight at Beni. 


Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner/ Transportation: Private vehicle and public bus/ Accommodation: Lodge or Tea houses/ Activities: None.



Day 04: Drive to Darbang and trek to Dharapani
On the following day from Beni, you will again move out taking a drive to Darbang. Again you will find the place interesting and then you will begin to trek Dharapani. It is a beautiful destination to trek and for staying. Whether it is the native or nature both will serve you the best. The pristine atmosphere will make you feel as you are in a dream. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 05: Trek to Muri (1850m) 5/6hrs walk
On the following day, you will continue the trek moving towards Muri situated at an elevation of 1,850 meters. The trek will make you walk for 5 to 6 hours. The trekking trail will make you take vertical ascend where you can perceive Mount Dhaulagiri along with other mountains. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 06: Trek to Boghara (2080m) 5/6hrs walk
Leaving Muri you will start to trek Boghara where you will find the trekking easy. After that you will take downhill for some hours then you will arrive at Boghara. Then, you will take ascend though vertical trail which will take you to Boghara. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 07: Trek to Dobang (2520m) 5/6hrs walk
On the next day, you will trek from Boghara to Dobang after taking breakfast. Here, you will come across the tricky trail and most of the time you may need the help of ropes. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 08: Dobang to Choriban Khola (3110m) 5/6hrs walk
On the following day, you will pass the wooden bridge of Dobang, taking ascend. Then, in the west section of Dhaulagiri, I will come to notice. Taking downward to Myagdi Khola and passing through the wooden bridge towards the eastern bank. Again crossing the forest you will move ahead through the rocky area and stream will take you to Choriban Khola. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 9: Trek to Italian Base Camp (3660m) 6/7hrs walk
Today you will continue the trek to Italian Base Camp where you will set the camp in front of the West wall of Dhaulagiri. Crossing all through the attractive forest you will speedily seize altitude and bursting mountains. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 10: Acclimatization day
This is the day supposed to be rest day where you will stay and have rest. But if you wish you can stroll towards the Japanese camp for acclimatization as there is scope for exploration. The day after today you will experience difficult trek so you will take enough rest. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 11: Trek to Glacier Camp
Taking proper acclimatization you will move ahead passing the initial glacier by using ropes in tricky spots. Then, you will ascend the core glacier. You will be welcomed by remarkable surroundings filled with the rough and risky trail but you will be guided by our experienced trail with full safety. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 12: Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp from Glacier Camp (4640m.), 7/8 hours walk
Today you will arrive at the Dhaulagiri Base Camp after you continue the trek from Glacier Camp. Quickly the uneven rubble offers the trail to the smooth ice of the white part of the glacier. You will take ascend progressively to the bumpy and alarming but mighty Dhaulagiri Base Camp. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 13: Acclimatization day
This is counted as another acclimatization day designed for your safety. Today you will take proper rest and follow the instructions given by the guide. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 14: Trek to Hidden Valley through French Pass (5330m) 6/7hrs walk
On the next day, you will trek above the base camp which asks for rope but when you are over the vertical moraine walls you are said to be harmless. Then, the puffing ascend will take you to the top of French Pass. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 15: Trek to Yak Kharka (Alubari) crossing Dhampus Pass (3680m) 5/6hrs walk
On the following day, you will start to trek Yak Kharka which is also known as Alu Bari. You will appreciate the nearby peaks and maybe you will explore the surrounding. You will cross Dhampus Pass and the spent the day after 5 to 6 hours of trek. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 16: Trek to Jomsom (2710m) 5/6hrs walk
On the following day, you will set out to trek Jomsom, the mesmerizing destination. Jomsom is considered as the perfect spot to carry out the trek. Walking for 5 to 6 hours will bring all the attractions of Jomsom. Stay overnight in tented camp.
Day 17: Jomsom to Pokhara
From Jomsom, you will catch the flight to Pokhara and it just takes half an hour. the scenic flight from Jomsom seems breathtaking and arriving at Pokhara, the city of Lake will open the prospect of sightseeing in Pokhara. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 18 Drive to Kathmandu
Driving towards Sarangkot in the early morning will make you view the early dawn and it is famous for a magical sight. Then, you will drive towards the Kathmandu city after taking breakfast. Again the pictorial scene will take you to Kathmandu and you will check into the hotel. Stay overnight in the hotel.
Day 19: Farewell
This is the concluding day where you will be a departure from us. Before that you will be transferred into the TIA, Kathmandu safely and affectionately. From TIA, you can catch the flight towards your home town or go for the next package. It’s glad to be part of your adventure. Thank you and meet you again and again.

 

Cost Details

What is included?

  • Airport picks up and drops service during international arrival/ departure and domestic arrival/departure.
  • Deluxe 3 star category accommodation in Kathmandu inclusive with breakfast according to the itinerary.
  • Deluxe 3 star category accommodation in Pokhara inclusive with breakfast according to the itinerary.
  • Transportation from Kathmandu to Beni by local bus, Pokhara to Kathmandu by deluxe tourist bus
  • Transportation from Nayapul to  Pokhara by  private car
  • Completely camping trekking with full board breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • One trekking Guide highly experienced, friendly, English speaking, Government licensed, Ministry of tourism Trained with his salary, meals, accommodation, transportation, and insurances.
  • Assistant Guide, Cook, assistant cook and Porters with salary, meals, accommodation, transportation, and insurance
  • All necessary permits and Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) Permits
  • Down Jacket, Four-seasonal sleeping bags, Duffel bag, and trekking map (Down Jacket, sleeping bag and Duffel bag have to be returned after trip completion).
  • Twin sharing tented accommodation, camping equipment, and Kitchen equipment
  • Mattress, Toilet tent, shower, Dining tent, dining tables, chairs, etc
  • Complimentary welcome or Farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with a culture dance show
  • All necessary paper works Government tax and office service charges.
  • First Aid Medicines and medication with your guide
  • Certificate of your trekking signed by the company Manager and your trekking Guide
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What is not included?

  • Kathmandu and Pokhara city Lunch and dinner (also not include in case of early returns, flight delays, or other cause than the scheduled itinerary)
  • International airfare from and o Nepal
  • Travel – medical insurances and emergency evacuation.
  • Extra accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara rather than the itinerary
  • Nepal Visa fees (two passport photographs, US$ 25 for multiple entry 15 days, USD 40 multiple entries for 30 days, US$ 90 multiple entries for 90 days) can be issued upon arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu.
  • Gratitude, tips for your guide and porter.
  • Cost arising by mishaps, natural calamities.
  • Services that are not mentioned in service include section.
  • Sightseeing cost in Kathmandu and Pokhara City.

PRICE FROM

$2,320

$2,530 9% OFF

* Group Discount Available

Why travel?

Don't listen to what they say. Go and see
⇒ Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
⇒ Adventure may hurt you but monotony will kill you.
⇒ Jobs fill your pocket, but adventures fill your soul.

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