Around Dhaulagiri Trekking 24 Days 23 Night

Around Dhaulagiri Trekking 24 Days 23 Night

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Around Dhaulagiri Trekking 24 Days 23 Night

24 Days Starting and ending in Kathmandu 44600, Nepal

Visiting:

Kathmandu

,

Beni

,

Babiyachaur

,

Dharapani

,

Muri

,

Salghari Forest

,

Dhaulagiri

,

Dhawalagiri Zone

,

Dhampus resort

,

Yak Kharka

,

Tukuche

,

Kalopani

,

Tatopani Hot Spring

,

Ghode Pani

,

Pokhara Lakeside

Tour operator:

Sange Sherpa Adventure Pvt. Ltd.

Physical rating:

High, Medium

Special diets catered:

Jain

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

33

Group size:

1 - 22

Age range:

15-65

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

Private Available:

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From:

$3999

$3819 (USD)

tourhub discount: $180


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  • Free Date Changes
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Tour Overview

Dhaulagiri Trekking is located part of the Western Mustang district Nepal. Mountains that you can see from this area Nilgiri Himal areas Dhampus peak and Tukuche Peak ETC. Dhaulagiri Trekking through the Dhaulagiri region is a trek for the experienced hikers only. The trails lead through the difficult and remote area with feral landscapes and pass in their natural habitat. The remoteness of this area has left the independent on natural course for survival as the sector is still to reap the benefit of development progression into this region. Located in north central Nepal, with its crest stretching over thirty miles, the lending structure of twisting ridges, glaciers, and icefall. The areas through the Dhaulagiri region are noticeable with fantastic views of both majestic Himalayan peaks and white-water rivers. This region inhabits several ethnic minorities such as Magars, Thakalis and Gurungs who speak their own languages and still adhere to local customs. Dhaulagiri is also referred to as the White Mountain. The area offers a diversity of culture, scenery and natural history as varied as the mountain. You may also like to visit this link for more option to trek in the Annapurna site.

Places You'll See

Around Dhaulagiri Trekking 24 Days 23 Night

Itinerary

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icon Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1300m).

Location:

  Kathmandu


Day 1: Arrive to Kathmandu airport (1380m)
Welcome to Kathmandu. Once you reach the airport in Kathmandu, you will be warmly received by our airport representative who will help you with the transfer to the hotel on a private car or a bus. After Checking into your hotel (we usually book rooms of Hotel Access Nepal, Hotel Bouddha, Hotel Aryatara Boutique Kathmandu…), you can either rest or stroll around to explore your vibrant surrounding at your convenience.

icon Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.

Location:

  Kathmandu


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley.
Your sightseeing trip starts from the hotel after breakfast at around 8:30 am. We will be provided private vehicle and a professional tour guide for the tour. You will start your sightseeing tour from the largest Hindu temple Pashupatinath, then visit Bouddhanath and Swoyambhunath (the Monkey temple). At the end of the day, you will visit the Kathmandu Durbar Square and then drive back to the hotel to prepare for the trip with a short briefing about the trek

icon Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Beni (850m

Location:

  Beni


Accommodation Name:

  Tea House


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Beni (850m Darbang (1110m). By bus 10hr)
We will take an early morning bus to Beni. The ride is enjoyable with the green scenery. It is the district headquarters where permits will be checked. The town where we stay is located at the confluence of Myagdi Khola and Kali Gandaki. Overnight at Local Lodge.

icon Day 4: Trek from Beni to Babiya Chaur (950m).

Location:

  Babiyachaur


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 4: Trek from Beni to Babiya Chaur (950m).
After leaving Beni, we move along the north bank of Myagdi Khola to the west. We pass through Beni Mangalghat village, Singa, and Tatopani. After crossing two bridges, we reach Simalchaur village on the north bank. From here, we reach Babiya Chaur. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 5: Trek from Babiya Chaur to Dharapani (1400m).

Location:

  Dharapani


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 5: Trek from Babiya Chaur to Dharapani (1400m).
As we leave Babiya Chaur, we come across terraced hills on either side of the river. The trail is fairly leveled as we pass through villages, Duk Khola, and fields to reach Rotorunga. As we move ahead, the valley narrows and we finally reach Dharapani. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 6: Trek from Dharapani to Muri (1850m).

Location:

  Muri


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 6: Trek from Dharapani to Muri (1850m).
From Dharapani, we cross the river to the west bank. After leaving Phedi, there is a steep climb until we reach a ridge from where the trail flattens for a while. After climbing again, we pass through Sibang, Mattim, Ghati Khola and Phalai Gaon. After crossing Dhara Khola, we reach the west bank of Myagdi Khola again. After that, we climb a ridge to finally reach the Magar Village of Muri. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 7: Trek from Muri to Boghara (2085m).

Location:

  Muri


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 7: Trek from Muri to Boghara (2085m).
From Muri, we descend for a short while, cross a stream and pass through terraced fields before climbing a ridge and reaching a pass. From the pass, we can see glorious Mt. Ghustung South (6465 m.). We descend to the west bank of Myagdi Khola and move to Naura village. Then we climb a little, traverse a hill, and climb another steep hill with zigzag trails. Then we cross a forest and terraced fields to finally reach Boghara. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 8: Trek from Boghara to Doban (2520m).

Location:

  Salghari Forest


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 8: Trek from Boghara to Doban (2520m).
First, we descent through terraced fields to a ridge and then through a forest to reach Jyardhan (the most remote settlement in the region). A high winding path crosses a rocky area, drops and ascends again to reach Lipshe. Then, we continue through a forest to Lapche Kharka and then climb to Doban which is a fairly leveled area. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 09: Trek to Italian Base Camp (3660m, 4/5 hours).

Location:

  Dhaulagiri


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 9: Trek from Doban to Italian Base Camp (3660m).
We cross a wooden bridge to exit Doban and then ascend a forest area. We slowly get a glimpse of Dhaulagiri I and then descend back to Myagdi Khola bank. Then we cross a wooden bridge to reach the east bank and Chartare. After that, we cross a forest, rocky area, and a stream to reach Choriban Khola.
From here we proceed towards Chhonbarban glacier which we enter from the right. As we soak in the splendor of Tukuche peak and Dhaulagiri I from the trail, we reach Italian Base camp after some time. The base camp (at an elevation of 3660 m.) has splendid views of Dhaulagiri II, Dhaulagiri III, and Dhaulagiri V. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 10: Acclimatization day at Italian Base Camp.

Location:

  Dhaulagiri


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 10: Acclimatization day at Italian Base Camp.
We take the day off to rest and acclimatize to the thinning air of the high altitude. We roam around the camp with other trekkers and enjoy the jaw-dropping views of the snow-capped mountains. The rest is supposed to help ease the trekking days to come. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 11: Trek from Italian Base camp to Glacier Camp (4210m.)

Location:

  Dhaulagiri


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 11: Trek from Italian Base camp to Glacier Camp (4210m.)
The trek starts early in the morning with good weather to avoid the stone falls that the area is prone to. We pass through a narrow gorge and then reach the Glacier camp. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 12: Trekking to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4740m).

Location:

  Dhaulagiri


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 12: Trekking to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4740m).
This is an exciting day to witness the north face of Dhaulagiri I along with other peaks like Dhaulagiri II, Dhaulagiri III, and Dhaulagiri V. The sight of the ice-fall descending from the north-east is impressive. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 13: Trek from Dhaulagiri Base Camp to Hidden valley (5000m.) passing French pass (5360m.)

icon Day 13: Trek from Dhaulagiri Base Camp to Hidden valley (5000m.) passing French pass (5360m.)

Location:

  Dhawalagiri Zone


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 13: Trek from Dhaulagiri Base Camp to Hidden valley (5000m.) passing French pass (5360m.)
After we leave the glacier, we climb across two hills. The first hill runs along the glacier, cuts across a mountain side and moraine. As we climb a gentle slope, we reach French Pass at an elevation of 5360 m. A great view welcomes us at the pass that includes Mukut Himal, Tashi Kang, and Sita Chuchura whichsurround Hidden Valley. From French pass, we continue along the right edge to reach Thapa pass at 5250m. We descend from the pass to reach the base camp where we sleep in a tent.

icon Day 14: Rest day at Hidden Valley.

Location:

  Dhampus resort


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 14: Rest day at Hidden Valley.
To relieve the exhaustion and stress of crossing all the passes and glaciers, we take a day off. We stay at Hidden valley enjoying the views of the beautiful mountains.Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 15: Trek From Hidden valley to Yak Kharka crossing the Dhampus Pass (5200m).

Location:

  Yak Kharka


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 15: Trek From Hidden Valley to Yak Kharka crossing the Dhampus Pass (5200m).
We descend from Hidden valley to Dhampus pass at an elevation of 5200m. We continue from there to Yak Kharka which is perfect to set up camp and enjoy the surroundings at 3680m. Overnight at tented camp.

icon Day 16: Trek from Yak Kharka to Tukuche (2680m).

Location:

  Tukuche


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 16: Trek from Yak Kharka to Tukuche (2680m).
From Yak Kharka, we descend steeply through forests and moraines for a few hours to reach Tukuche. Overnight local lodge.

icon Day 17: Trek From Tuckuche to Kalopani (2565m).

Location:

  Kalopani


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 17: Trek From Tuckuche to Kalopani (2565m).
From Tukuche, we take a rocky trail (on the bank of Kali Gandaki River) to reach Larjung. There are many apple orchards here. Then we trek through a leveled path, cross a suspension bridge and a forest to reach Kokkethanti. We pass through villages and cross a suspension bridge to reach our destination, Kalopani. Overnight local lodge.

icon Day 18:Trek from Kalopani to Tatopani (1180m).

Location:

  Tatopani Hot Spring


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 18:Trek from Kalopani to Tatopani (1180m).
From Kalopani, we take an easy beautiful walk as we move towards subtropical vegetation. The trail follows a river through a narrow gorge and descends to cross a bridge and reach a waterfall. We then move across the valley to reach Tatopani. Overnight local lodge.

icon Day 19: Rest day at Tatopani (Natural hot spring).

Location:

  Tatopani Hot Spring


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 19: Rest day at Tatopani (Natural hot spring).
We take another day off in Tatopani after all the excitement of the trek. The hot springs in Tatopani are the best ways to relieve our exhaustion while taking a dip. We also get a chance to share our stories with other travelers in the hot spring. Overnight local lodge.

icon Day 20: Trek to Ghorepani (2850m).

Location:

  Ghode Pani


Accommodation Name:

  Camping only


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 20: Trek to Ghorepani (2850m).
We leave the hot springs behind us and climb for an entire day to Ghorepani. We leave the Kali Gandaki valley, follow the Ghar River and cross an old swaying bridge. We ascend through Ghara (1780m) and Shika (1935m). For the last part of the trail, we pass forests of rhododendron and magnolia to reach Ghorepani. Overnight local lodge.

icon Day 21: Trek to Poon Hill (3,193m/110,475 ft), trek down to Nayapul (1,070m

Location:

  Pokhara Lakeside


Accommodation Name:

  Tea House


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner



Day 21: Trek to Poon Hill (3,193m/110,475 ft), trek down to Nayapul (1,070m/3,510 ft), and drive to Pokhara (1400m/4,593 ft)
You wake up before the sunrise, leave your backpack and march towards Poonhill racing against the sunrise. On reaching the top of Poonhill, the crowds of trekkers before dawn may surprise you.
Poonhill is a very popular viewpoint from where you can see the excellent views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna I, Annapurna South and other mountains peaks at the vicinity.Many people opt for Poonhill trek which takes as less as 5 days to complete. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.

icon Day 22: Drive back to Kathmandu.

Location:

  Kathmandu


Accommodation Name:

  Tea House


Meals Included:

  Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner


Day 22: Drive back to Kathmandu.
After spending your time in Pokhara. You will then travel to Kathmandu by bus. It takes about 7-8 hours to arrive at Kathmandu. Spend a night at Hotel.

icon Day 23: Fly back to home.

Location:

  Kathmandu


Meals Included:

  Breakfast


Day 23: Fly back to home.
It is finally time to bid farewell to this amazing country. Our representative will transfer you to the airport from where you will catch your flight. Bid goodbye to this beautiful nation as you fly to your next destination.

What's Included

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    Meals – Full Board

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    Local Taxes

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    International Travel

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    Fully Guided

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    Entrance Fees

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    Drinks with Meals

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    Country Entry Visas

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    Accommodation

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    1 bottle of Mineral Water per person per day

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    Free Wi-Fi at Accommodation

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    Train Tickets

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Check out our Q&As

What is the standard of the hotels on this tour?

Camping

What is the maximum group size?

15

What currencies are required for this tour?

Yes

Is there a limit to luggage that can be brought on the tour?

Yes

Are children permitted to take part in the tour?

Yes

    Are all entrance fees included in the price?

    Yes

    Can you assist with pre or post tour accommodation?

    Yes

    Are all the relevant entry visa’s included in the price of the tour?

    Yes

    Are flights included in this tour?

    Is the tour coach air conditioned?

    Yes

    Are airport transfers included in this tour?

    Yes

    What is the tipping policy?

    15%

    Is there any free time to explore places during the tour?

    Yes

    Do you require a visa for this holiday?

    Yes

    Is there a supplement for solo travellers?

    Yes

    How to make trip?

    Trip

    Will I know the names and details of all the accommodation before I depart?

    What happens if a group doesn’t make its minimum required number of passengers?

    Departure

    Will there be an escort accompanying this tour?

    Yes

    Are vaccinations required for this tour?

    Yes

    Company Instant Book

    Yes

    Will passengers from another country be participating in the tour?

    Yes

    What is the fitness level required to do this tour?

    Are the local guides on the tour English speaking?

    Yes

    Am I contributing to any charity by booking the tour?

    yes

    What Ethical Travel credentials does the tour company have?

    Hard work

    What happens if I need to change my holiday date once I’ve booked?

    Post pone

    How long has the tour company been trading?

    since 1998

    What policies are in place for Covid-19?

    Pcr

    Who will be my travelling companions on the tour?

    Guide

    What documents will I receive before I travel?

    Passport Copy and Picture

    Do you operate a “single share” option and how does it work?

    Yes

    Can I join the tour once it has departed?

    Yes

    Will the accommodation included meet local health and safety regulations?

    Yes

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Around Dhaulagiri Trekking 24 Days 23 Night

24 Days Starting and ending in Kathmandu 44600, Nepal

Visiting:

Kathmandu

,

Beni

,

Babiyachaur

,

Dharapani

,

Muri

,

Salghari Forest

,

Dhaulagiri

,

Dhawalagiri Zone

,

Dhampus resort

,

Yak Kharka

,

Tukuche

,

Kalopani

,

Tatopani Hot Spring

,

Ghode Pani

,

Pokhara Lakeside

Tour operator:

Sange Sherpa Adventure Pvt. Ltd.

Physical rating:

High, Medium

Special diets catered:

Jain

Trip Styles:

Activities:

Tour code:

33

Group size:

1 - 22

Age range:

15-65

Tour operated in:

English

,French

,German

,Spanish

Interests:

Recommended For:

Private Available:

Request A Private Tour

From:

$3999

$3819 (USD)

tourhub discount: $180


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"Uzbekistan is such an underrated country. There's so much to see and do, it's like nowhere else in the world."

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    40 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Chicago

  • Dream Destination:

    French Polynesia

  • About them:
  • Outdoor and adventure travel blogger. Love hiking until I'm hiking, then I remember I'm a city girl.

Peak District National Park

United Kingdom

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Countryside walks, there are so many to choose from!"

About Our

  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    40 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Chicago

  • Dream Destination:

    French Polynesia

  • About them:
  • Outdoor and adventure travel blogger. Love hiking until I'm hiking, then I remember I'm a city girl.

Dolomites

Italy

What do you love most about Dolomites?

"The stunning scenery! It's simply one of the most breathtaking places on earth."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The best way to see the mountains is hiking! There are plenty of iconic walks including Seceda and the Tre Cime loop. You can even stay in rifugios along the way and see the sunrise over the peaks. "

@Realworldrunaway 's Top Tips

"Rent a car! Getting around by public transport is tricky and some of the best hikes are a little far apart. "

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  • Content Creator
  • Countries Visited:

    27 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Italy

  • Dream Destination:

    Japan

  • About them:
  • Professional Avoider Of The Real World 🌍Adventure traveller ⏰ Helping you travel around your 9 to 5! Favourite destinations include Mexico, Vietnam, Utah, Laos and Italy!

Cuba

What do you love most about Cuba?

"Cuba has an undefinable magic to it. It dances to its own beat. A constant juxtaposition -dilapidated but dignified, timeworn but elegant. A wonderful fusion of Caribbean and Latin cultures."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"•Visit Habana Vieja •Take trip out west to Valle de Viñales •Experience Trinidad •Visit a live cabaret show •Tour Habana Vieja in a classic car •Enjoy a slice of paradise at Playa Las Tumbas"

Must pack items for Cuba

"•Do bring cash - USD or Euro, not credit cards •Do pack a few portable charges - power goes out periodically. •Rain coat/umbrella for any season. •Pack “your spontaneity” and go with the flow… "

Favourite time of year to visit Cuba

"Any time between October - April is a great time to visit. The island has a beautiful Caribbean climate where the days are warm and sunny with very little rain, particularly in Havana or on the coast."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Treat yourself and chat with a stranger or two! Cuba is one of the world’s safest countries to visit. It’s a wonderful and enriching way to get a real Cuban perspective and make new friends too. "

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    174 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    India

  • Dream Destination:

    Mauritania

  • About them:
  • A visual storyteller and avid explorer. l have travelled to over 170 countries and territories on all 7 continents (and lived in 12) l believe the world is changed by our example and not our opinion.