Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek is a very challenging and a demanding but an equally gratifying trek in the northwestern region of Nepal. The Dhaulagiri massif stretches 120 km from Kali Gandaki River in east to Bheri in west. The giant massif is bounded by Bheri River and Myagdi River in southeast and southwest region. During the Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek, we will be trekking to the foothills of the beautiful mountain range that consists of Dhaulagiri 1,2,3,4, and 5. Dhaulagiri 1 is the 7th highest peak in the world standing tall at the elevation of 8,167. We will trek along the pristine glaciers and cross snowy peaks at high altitude, a trek only suitable for trekkers with good trekking experience in the past and physical health. The Dhaulagiri region itself is characterized by contrast as it consists of some of the wettest, driest and windiest regions of the country.
Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek begins from a drive from Kathmandu to Beni which lies in Myagdi District, Dhaulagiri zone. From Beni, we will start our trek on foot. We will trek through cultivated terraced farms, rhododendron and oak forests and beautiful villages of Chettri and Magar Community. As we trek uphill, we will come across Gurung settlements which are heavily influenced by Tibetan Buddhism. Trekking furthermore, we will reach the Italian Base Camp from where we can have a magnificent view of the Dhaulagiri 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5. We will rest a day here for proper acclimatization. From here we will trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp through Upper Yungini. The trekking trail itself is very diverse as the landscape is ever-changing. We will trek through several picturesque villages to finally reach the Dhaulagiri Base Camp. On our way, we may encounter Yak caravans, snow leopard mountain sheep or even a Yeti! We will then trek down to Marpha, a very popular settlement in the Mustang District which is situated to the north of Annapurna, Machhapuchhre, and Nilgiri Mountains.
We will also be able to witness the very rich culture of the people living in the region, the Gurungs and Thakalis. Since the region shares very close proximity with Tibet, the culture and traditions of the people living in the region is heavily influenced by Tibetan Buddhism. It is very interesting to see how these ethnicities have sustained so well in the very harsh and remote terrain still unaffected by the chaos of the modernity.
Day 01: – Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel and welcome drinks.
Day 02: – Sightseeing in Kathmandu at Swoyabhu and Patan Durbar Square.
Day 03: – Kathmandu – Drive to Beni by bus 9 / 10h.
Day 04: – Beni – Babiyachaur (4 / 5h) 950 m.
Day 05: – Babiyachaur – Dharapani (4 / 5h) 1600 m.
Day 06: – Dharapani – Muri (5 / 6h) 1900m.
Day 07: – Muri – Bhogara (3 / 4h) 2120m.
Day 08: – Bhogara – Dobang (5 / 6h) 2510m.
Day 09: – Dobang – Forest camp (5 / 6h) 3100m.
Day 10: – Forest camp – Italian BC (5 / 6h) 3620 m.
Day 11: – Acclimatization in Italian BC ….
Day 12: – Italian BC – Glacier camp ( 4 / 5h) 4200 m.
Day 13: – Glacier camp – Dhaulagiri BC (3 / 4h) (4680 m.
Day 14: – Acclimatization in Dhaulagiri BC.
Day 15: – Dhaulagiri BC hidden valley via the French pass (5360 m) 6 / 7h
Day 16: – Yak Kharka via Thapa pass (5250 m) 7 / 8h.
Day 17: – Yak Kharka – Marpha (5 / 6h) (2800 m.
Day 18: – Marpha – Jomsom (3 / 4h) 2800m.
Day 19: – Jomsom – Flight to Pokhara (15 / 20min) 820m.
Day 20: – Pokhara – Flight to Kathmandu.
Day 21: – Departure from Kathmandu to your destination.
Note:- The trip itinerary can be adjust as your request to accommodate your specific requirements.
While you make such a adventure travel plan to visit in Nepal, Please bring your one suitcase and trekking day pack inside or as hand luggage use for at Kathmandu. You just need casual clothes such as jeans and a light jacket if the evening time gets cold. Leave your things that you don’t need in Trekking/ Travel at Hotel, while you return from the trip then you you will it back from there. The things that you need are listed below:
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While you are travel in Nepal, here is many kind of foods are available such as : Nepali, Indian, Chinese, Thai, Korean, and Continental foods:
Kathmandu: While you stay in Kathmandu there are a lot’s of restaurant and bar with many kind of typical foods. So, you should choice yourself according to the own restaurant and enjoy.
Pokhara: While you are in Pokhara, as well as same in Kathmandu but amusement will be different.
Trekking: While you are on the trekking you will have chose according to the menus as: Nepali, India, Chinese, Continental foods and etc.
Foods available in trekking:
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After confirmation you will receive by mail the booking form with all the details for the payment of the deposit. The deposit will be sent by transfer to our bank. When we will receive the money we will send you the final invoice with the balance to pay. The balance will be paid at your arrival in Kathmandu.
You can pay your deposit either by bank transfer in the following bank :
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Normally, you can directly deposit the amount of your trip in our bank account as following account info of above. But the money transfer system is for in case if the bank account doesn’t work and It is for quick & easy way to get your payment method.
Trips canceled by the client: – The following cancellation charge will be applied for the cancellation of the trip.
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