The Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek is the true wonder in Nepal. The Dhaulagiri area of Western Nepal is an amazingly beautiful region to trek through. Mt. Dhaulagiri is the 7th highest peak in the world. Dhaulagiri Base camp trek includes several mountain peaks of 7000m. The Dhaulagiri base camp trek is lesely done by the people. You can experience the unseen beauty ever before.
If you are looking for an adventurous, new and exciting route then Dhaulagiri Base Camp trek is best suited for you. Very few people dare to trek to Dhaulagiri Base camp. The route includes remote highland and several high snowy passes like French Pass (5360m). During Dhaulagiri Base camp trek you should cross through many cultivated lands, beautiful green forests, and villages.
On the route to Dhaulagiri trek, you can see the calm forests of Pine, Rhododendron, glacier lakes, waterfalls, and ice-covered mountains. You can enjoy the charismatic view of Dhaulagiri of all sides. After crossing the final pass, you trek down to the Annapurna Circuit at the very beautiful village of Marpha. The total Dhaulagiri Basecamp trek can be completed in 17 days.
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek- Facts
|Trip Name||Dhauligiri Base Camp Trek|
|Trekking Region||Annapurna Region|
|Trek Grade||Moderate and Low Difficulty|
|Transportation||Private and Surface|
|Maximum Altitude||5300 Meters|
|Accommodation||Tea House and Hotel|
|Per Day Walking||6-7 Hours|
Trekking Equipment- Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek
- Four season sleeping bags
- A down jacket, thermal tops
- Shade hat, Gloves, Wool hat, T-shirts(quick drying), Shorts, Wind stopper
- Trekking shoes, sandal
- Trekking pants, pairs of warm socks
- Water bottle, Torchlight, A towel
- Medicine and First Aid Kits (waterproof tape, Jibanjal, anti-infection ointments, band-aids, Diamox for altitude sickness)
- Additional (hand sanitizer, lip balm, water purification iodine tablets, Soap, toilet paper, Sun’s cream)
- Durable pouch bag for money and other documents
One of our representatives from Vivaan Adventure Pvt Ltd will pick you up and transfer you to your hotel after arriving in Kathmandu. You will have the rest of the day to explore Kathmandu.
You will have the chance to explore the city. You can shop trekking gears if needed. You can see Kathmandu Durbar Square, Boudhanath Stupa and so on in the city. You will spend the night in a hotel.
Taking a 10-hour ride from Kathmandu to Beni. After having early breakfast in the hotel, our driver will drive you along the Trishuli River by Prithivi highway to Pokhara and then to Beni.
You will have to take a jeep ride of 4hours from Beni and then hiking of another 4 hours will reach you to Dharapani via Darbang. On the way, you can see Myagdi Khola, you have to cross several bridges. You spend the night in a comfortable campsite.
You will hike for approximately 6-7 hours today from Dharapani to Muri via Takum village. After having breakfast in Camp, we start our trek through villages, crossing suspension bridge across the river leads you to uphill. You can see the Manapathi peak and the full range of Dhaulagiri Peak. You stay overnight at camp in Muri.
Today, you will hike from Muri village to Baghar for approximately 6-7 hours. After having breakfast in camp, you have to cross a rocky stream, Rivers, Forests, and villages. You have to climb a short mountainside then a straight path covered with grass comes in the way. Then again you have to climb high, windy, grassy slope land which is risky. After the climb, you have to descend through the forest area to Baghar. You stay overnight on camp in terrace fields.
After having breakfast in camp, you should start your trek. The route becomes very challenging from this point. After passing through ups and downs, you will reach Dobang in 5-6 hours.
Today, you will hike for approximately 6 hours through a beautiful forest of Rhododendron, Bamboo, and Pine to the Upper Vungini via Sallaghari, where you can see massive Dhaulagiri. You begin to gain altitude while trekking.
Today is the rest day at the basecamp. You will explore around. At this base camp, you can experience breathtaking views of Dhaulagiri, Mana Pathi Peak, and other unnamed mountains and peaks.
After having breakfast in camp, you will hike for 5 hours. You will cross one glacier before climbing onto another glacier. Some rope work will be necessary for this challenging day. You will camp for the night on the glacier.
Today, you will climb steadily to the rough and chilling for 5-6 hours but very wonderful Dhaulagiri Base Camp. The view from Dhaulagiri Base camp is inexpressible, you could stop your breath for a few seconds seeing such an amazing mountain view near you.
You will begin your trek after having breakfast in camp. Getting off the glacier above the base camp often requires a rope climbing. After the breathless climb to the top of French Col(5360m), the views of the Hidden Valley can be seen. The temperature reaches -20 degrees at night. The amazing view from here will take you to another world. Today you will hike for 8 hours.
After having breakfast at camp, you start your trek and pass through slopes and more downhill. You have to hike for 5 hours.
You start your trek after having breakfast at camp. Today you have to walk for 5 hours. You stay overnight at Marpha in a tea house or camp.
After having breakfast, you take a jeep drive to Pokhara.
A representative from the Vivaan Adventure Pvt Ltd will reach you at Pokhara and take you to the sightseeing places in Pokhara.
Our driver will drive you to Kathmandu from Pokhara with ease and safe accessibility.