Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking
Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking around world seventh highest massive Dhaulagiri and its range of peaks full of excitement From low warm areas to cooler alpine green hills and towards great fields of ice and glaciers Scenic walks with daily views of incredible range of peaks and exploring remote farm villages Into green hills lined with enchanting forest of tall rhododendron, magnolia, and pines trees Explore Magar villages of Himalayan high hills and Thakali charming villages of Mustang areas Cross high French Pass from Dhaulagiri base camp to Hidden valley enclosed by mountains Following Mygdi River up to its glacial source at Dhaulagiri base camp with its massive ice falls”.
Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking probably one of the most rewarding treks for real adventurous people and for some trekkers interested to be in the complete wilderness of mountains and fields of massive ice and glaciers. Dhaulagiri Circuit Adventure leads you to one of the best walking areas around Nepal Far North West where you will be away from human settlement and villages for a week in the total ambiance of pristine nature and high peaks of the Dhaulagiri range. An adventure where you can experience great feat overcoming high altitude where walks leads to cross over French pass 5,350 m and 5,244 m at Thapa / Dhampus pass to reach from Myagdi area to Mustang district at Marpha and Jomsom.
This fabulous journey leads at far corners of western Himalaya at Dhaulagiri base camp, overlooking world 7th highest peak at 8,167 m high with its range of peaks that makes Dhaulagiri massive mountains, fascinating treks with grand views and away from the main flow of trekkers in this perfect walks on Dhaulagiri Circuit Adventure.
Where treks start with the exciting drive from scenic Pokhara valley to reach Far Western town and villages of Beni around Mygdi district, the home of Magar hill tribe of Western Nepal Himalaya, as walk follows the raging Mygdi River upstream right up to its glacial source at Dhaulagiri base camp. Walking into the high hill and past farm villages then into the complete wilderness of lovely forested areas slowly our route leads to higher areas within glaciers and ice hidden between mountains of Dhaulagiri range.
As journey proceed after overnight at Dhaulagiri base camp crossing high pass to enter scenic hidden valley and over Dhampus to reach back into woodland towards charming village of Marpha within Mustang areas, where a flight from Jomsom brings you back at the beautiful city in Pokhara by its serene Phewa Lake after completing a fantastic Dhaulagiri Circuit Adventure.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,345 m and then transfer to respective Hotels
Day 02: Kathmandu with an interesting sightseeing tour and preparations for the trek.
Day 03: Drive to Pokhara 860 m – 06 hrs journey (via flights 30 mins on air).
Day 04: Drive to Darbang 1,200 m via Beni 900 m -06 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Khamla (riverside) 925 m – 05 hrs walks.
Day 06: Trek to Bagar 2,375m -05 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Dovan 2,600m-06 hours.
Day 08: Trek to Charter / Bhainsi Kharka 3,000m -05 hrs.
Day 09 Trek to Pakhaban (Japanese Camp) 3,750m -05 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp 4,748 m – 06 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Hidden Valley 5,140m via French Pass 5,360m- 05 hrs.
Day 12: Trek to Yak Kharka 4,915m via Dhampus / Thapa pass – 06 hrs.
Day 13: Trek to Marpha 2, 670 – 04 hours.
Day 14: Drive to Jomsom 2,715 m and Fly to Pokhara 860 m and transfer to the hotel.
Day 15: Drive or fly to Kathmandu and then transfer to your hotels.
Day 16: International departure for homeward bound or to respective countries.