Around Dhaulagiri Trek, an adventure within Nepal Far Western Himalaya which touches Dolpo-Mustang and Mygdi areas and Kaligandaki River Valley on Old Trans Himalaya Salt Trade / Caravan Trail to Tibet beyond Jomsom and Upper Mustang. a spectacular journey with daily views of dramatic landscapes includes rolling green hills, valley, and gorge in the shade of giant peaks of Dhaulagiri range with Annapurna Himalaya.
Around Dhaulagiri leads you at world 7th highest base camp close to its massive ice falls and remorseless glaciers fed with moraine, ice, and snow in between giant peaks of Dhaulagiri range at base camp. Mt. Dhaulagiri stands at 8,167 m high which can be clearly seen from Pokhara valley and on drive to starting point of the trek around Beni town by the raging Mygdi River, where our walk follows upstream right to its glacial source on this fabulous adventure Around Dhaulagiri Trek Mt. Dhaulagiri a great range with many adjoining peaks from Dhaulagiri I –II- III to IV peaks extending towards Mustang and Dolpo region, our adventure begins with an exciting drive from Kathmandu to scenic Pokhara with amazing close views of Annapurna Himalaya. Pokhara blessed with mountains and lakes with time in Pokhara heading towards the further west to begin our adventure Around Dhaulagiri Trekking, past Magar farm and remote villages of neat tended crops fields and terraces. walking from the warmer low country and then into the alpine cooler region within deeply forested areas of rhododendron-pines-oaks and firs tree lines which soon fades to the great field of Ice and snow walking on glacier section toward Dhaulagiri base camp beneath towering North Face of Mt. Dhaulagiri.
Around Dhaulagiri Trek is popular trekking in Nepal that provides a very close up view of the huge snow peak with challenging adventure suits best to very fit individuals wishing to go on the remote. Around Dhaulagiri Trekking offers trekkers with exceptional views in the great range with many adjoining peaks from Dhaulagiri. After an enjoyable time, climb leads to cross the highest pass of the trek over French Pass at 5,360 m high with sweeping panoramic views of all Dhaulagiri range of mountains and then walking into remote and scenic Hidden Valley. with grand time around Dhaulagiri within Hidden valley our walk continues heading towards Kaligandaki River valley around Lower Mustang areas at Marpha and Jomsom after crossing Dhampus / Thapa pass. ending our walk at charming Marpha village, where a short drive leads to Jomsom, headquarters and administrative town of Mustang where a short and scenic flight brings you at picturesque Pokhara to conclude this mesmerizing adventure Around Dhaulagiri Trek
This is my first Time Nepal we did 16 days Around Dhaulagiri Trek, with Reasonable Treks & Tour Pvt. Ltd / Anil Dhungana provided Very Helpful And professional assistance in planning for Around Manaslu Trek, he’s is Organization for 16 Days Around Dhaulagiri Trek, Mr. Anil He is Recommendation Trekking Guide and porters, he’s is Guide and porters very friendly And honestly Guide he gives to everything information details on the way I Show village and mountain. Really enjoyed the Around Dhaulagiri Trek, Thanks to Guide And porters we want to highly recommend this company and staff for other travelers. Thank you so much, Mr. Anil, we really happy for your Trip. We will back Next Time
While in Kathmandu And Pokhara at 3 star Hotels (Attached Bath Room A/c,24 hours running hot and cold shower while you are Around Dhaulagiri Trek Day Beging Breakfast at Lodge teahouse Thy are clean and comfortable bed and the rooms are basic, normally just a bed with a pillow and blankets .every day 3-4 hours trekking and break for lunchtime, after a relaxing lunch, you typically spend around 2-3 hours or even more sometimes on the trail before reaching your stopping point teahouse .
Reasonable Treks And Tour Will Provide Private Vehicles and tourist bus for The Airport transfer, Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour in Kathmandu and drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara and return back to Kathmandu you can Take flight (30) minute flight Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu extra fare.
The meals are included in our package of the Around Dhaulagiri Trek and They are taken in lodges, we will have breakfast and dinner at the lodge where we stay overnight and our guide will choose and stop For lunch on trek and we recommend you to bring water purification pills since you will have normal water for free, then you can have the normal water and use the medicine and drink however you have options of buying bottled water or boiled water in every place as well. There will also be farewell dinners for guests in Kathmandu.
There are electricity available in some of the villages on our Around Dhaulagiri Trek where you can recharges your camera, batteries, mobile Phone and there is solar power in some villages. we trek through and you can recharge your batteries camera mobile Phone in those places as well if they have enough power and we suggest you to have spare batteries as well and you will have to pay some for recharging batteries.Around Dhaulagiri Trek.
Your main luggage will be carried by porters on Around Dhaulagiri Trek. And you simply carry a day pack with water bottle, camera, sunscreen, spare jacket, and etc, during the trek, as small loads allow you for full enjoyment of the trek. A trek bag is ideal for your main luggage, plus a small lockable bag for travel clothes or anything that you do not need during trek which you can leave at hotel’s locker room/safe deposit box in Kathmandu for free of charge.
We provide trained trekking guide (handles the logistics and guides you and your team on the trek) and porters, one porter for each 2 trekkers and a porter carry about 20 Kg and if there are more than 10 people in the group then we will provide you the additional guide for the group.
Reasonable Treks And Tour organize Around Dhaulagiri Trek. for single people to maximum 13 people at once or even if you have more than 13 people then we can split the group in to two or more groups (according to the number of trekkers) however you all can walk together and stay at same guest house and there are only different guide, and there are 1 guide up to 9 people and 2 guides for 10-13 people and One porter for each 2 Trekkers.
Personal expenses depend largely on your habit and as the meals are included on our Around Dhaulagiri Trek cost so you only need money for table drinks (alcoholic/non Alcoholic beverages), snacks while walking (some smaller shops are available along the trail in the areas), tips, souvenirs, hot shower (available in some places), and Meals ( A meal cost 5-7USD in Kathmandu) for your Kathmandu stay, entrance fees ( approx: 25USD) while your tour in Kathmandu, if you Do not drink alcohol and sopping then 12-15USD per day should be enough for the hot drinks, shower and snacks on trek and Tips are appreciated by your support Team after the trek. The amount depends on your budget and appreciation of their work. As a suggestion, we advise you to allocate 15 - 20% of the total tour cost as Tips to the staff and you can do this if you feel the services have been good.
It's not necessary to spend a lot of money buying equipment for the Around Dhaulagiri Trek in your country as Majority of these gears can be bought at Reasonable Cost in Kathmandu.
The best time to trek to the Around Dhaulagiri Trek. is spring March, April, May, and autumn August, September, October, November. The temperature is moderate in these seasons and guarantees amazing views through the trip. Although this trek can be undertaken during winter, the cold temperature might not be suitable for everyone.
In case of a serious sickness or a casualty while you are on Around Dhaulagiri Trek (which we believe will not happen), we will do everything to transfer you to the Nearest hospital to save your life (this has happened to us few times) and you are entirely liable for all the expenses incurred in evacuation/rescue, so, please make Sure that these expenses are covered by your insurance policy before assigning for the trek or be prepared to pay on your own after getting back to Kathmandu. Ensure That you’ve insured yourself before doing the trip, Common sense dictates this, it’s good for you and please visit Nepal Travel insurance page for more info about it.
After going through our policy and guidelines before booking a trip, you must send Reasonable Treks And Tour a form with all and full details of your passport and of the trip chosen with 30 % as the non-refundable amount from the chosen trip. on receiving the details of your passport with scanned or photocopy, along with booking forms, and then the company will send you a confirmation with a receipt of the deposit made. Regarding direct deposit to our bank accounts and as well for Credit Card payment which we accept Visa or Master Card with extra 04 % levy surcharge will be added on the trip cost payment. We strongly suggest that you obtain Travel and Medical insurance against unforeseen circumstances and situation that might arise during your trips which should include Immediate rescue and evacuation by any means of transportation including by Helicopter to nearest hospitals medical centers.
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Thanks Anil and Deepa for helping me see Nepal. I am 75 years old and cannot walk too well but Anil arranged Nagerkot Everest lookout for me, Pokhara boat ride at sunset and Sarangot sunrise view of the himalyans. Thanks for arranging 2 girls to help me shop.