A trek around Dhaulagiri
(8,167 meters), the 7th highest peak in the world, sited
in the western part of Nepal is considered as a
challenging and most rewarding trek around the inspiring
Dhaulagiri massif. This isolated trekking offers amazing
natural scenery, evergreen forest blossoming with
rhododendron combined with native warm hearted people
and their heady mixture of unique culture.
The popular and
challenging high mountain passes in this area includes
French Pass (5,360 meters) and Dhampus Pass (5,182
meters). Trekking trail passes through forests full of
ferns, oak, juniper and into the high provinces, making
over snow and glaciers. Further, it circuits around the
Dhaulagiri massif, displaying the beauty and wilderness
of Nepal’s remote area, which truly is an adventure to
any trekking enthusiast. This is a beautiful all round
trek that incorporates the best of what Nepal has to
offer while being off the beaten track.
Facts of the Trek
Moderate to Strenuous
Feb - May,
Sep - Nov
Per day walking:
5 – 6 hours
Type of Trek:
of Mount. Dhaulagiri,
Views of Dhaulagiri massifs,
Year round extensive flora and fauna,
Unique hill cultures to explore,
Unique lifestyle of local people,
Connecting treks to remote areas,
Tremendous Natural scenery,
Day 01: Arrive at
Day 02: Kathmandu City Tour
Day 03: Kathmandu to Beni
Day 04: Beni to Babyachaur
Day 05: Babyachaur to Darbang
Day 06: Darbang to Takum
Day 07: Takum to Muri
Day 08: Muri to Boghara (2080m)
Day 09: Boghara to Doban
Day 10: Doban to Italian Base Camp
Day 11: Acclimatization day in Italian Base Camp
Day 12: Italian Base Camp to Dhaulagiri Base Camp
Day 13: Dhaulagiri Base Camp to Hidden Valley (5000m)
Day 14: Acclimatization day in Hidden Valley
Day 15: Hidden Valley to Yak Kharka
Day 16: Yak Kharka to Tukuche
Day 17: Tukuche to Ghasa (2010m)
Day 18: Ghasa to Tatopani (1190m)
Day 19: Tatopani to Ghorapani (2870m)
Day 20: Ghorapani to Tadapani (2710m)
Day 21: Tadapani to Ghandruk (190m)
Day 22: Ghandruk to Nayapul (1070m) to Pokhara
Day 23: Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 24: Transfer to Airport.
(Note: B = Breakfast, L= Lunch, D = Dinner)
here for detail trekking itinerary:
(The trip price will vary depending on the group size,
duration and services required. Please contact us via
our website with your details to obtain a quote.)
Transportation to and from Kathmandu by air or road as
3 meals per day during the trek (breakfast, lunch &
dinner) including the coffee and tea.
Accommodation in tea house or provided tents during the
trek as mentioned in the trek type.
Accommodation including breakfast at 3-4 star hotels in
Highly experienced Government licensed guide and
necessary porters during the trek.
Government / Local taxes, Tourist service charge, guide
/ porter insurance and salary, general equipment,
national park and conservation area fees.
Kathmandu City Tour with an Experienced Tour Guide (
Kathmandu , Bhaktapur, and Lalitpur) depends on your
Trekking Registration Certificate (TRC).
International Airport Departure Tax
Major meals, Lunch and dinner during your stay in
Any type of personal expenses, such as alcoholic
beverages and drinks, phone and laundry.
Airport departure tax to be paid in rupees on your
departure 1760 rupees
entry visa fee US$ 30 (duration 60 days from date of
issue) - you may easily obtain the visa upon your
arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport - Kathmandu .
Rescue & travel insurance, trip cancellation costs,
accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or
damage to baggage and personal effects. We strongly
advise you to take out personal travel insurance.
Tips & Gratuities