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Price per person

USD $ 2320

Trip Duration

19 Days

Region

Dolpo Treks

Country

Nepal

Group Size

2 To 15 Person

Trip Grade

3
Difficult
Difficult Trekking is both moderate and difficult. Altitude you reach is around 4000-5500 meters. Hike about 6 hours per day and requires to be physically fit and acclimatization is required.

Activity

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Arrival On

Kathmandu

Departure From

Kathmandu

Best Season

March To May And Sept To Nov

Max Altitude

5360M

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek Overview

Dhaulagiri base camp trekking begins at Beni after 3-4 hours from Pokhara. Our professional trekking guide led through the beautiful village of Darbang, Muri, Chariban, Italian base camp, Dhaulagiri base camp, French pass, Dhumpus pass, and finally reach at Marpha assemble of Annapurna circuit trekking trail. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking is relatively strenuous and requires high-altitude trekking experience in Nepal Himalaya. March, April, September, October & November is the best month for Dhaulagiri circuit trek. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking tour required three weeks holidays but we arrange as per trekkers wish and holiday schedule. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking avoids the main trail and therefore is quite strenuous and demanding trekking in Nepal Himalaya. The massive peak of Dhaulagiri 1(8167 m) is very attractive. Since the Dhaulagiri trekking trail has been explored our professional offers according to clients' desire and trekking itinerary will generate with appropriate their holidays in Nepal. Trekking in Dhaulagiri base camp is lifetime adventure trekking in Nepal Himalaya.

Suggested Itinerary for Dhaulagiri Circuit trekking:

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu (1310m/4264ft.)

Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing day.

Day 03: Kathmandu to Beni.

Day 04: Drive to Darbang and trek to Dharapani.

Day 05: Trek to Muri (1850m.), 5/6 hours walk.

Day 06: Trek to Boghara (2080m.), 5/6 hours walk.

Day 07: Trek to Dobang (2520m.), 5/6 hours walk.

Day 08: Dobang to Choriban Khola (3110m.), 5/6 hours walk.

Day 09: Trek to Italian Base Camp (3660m.), 6/7 hours walk.

Day 10: Acclimatization day.

Day 11: Trek to Glacier Camp.

Day 12: Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp from Glacier Camp (4640m.), 7/8 hours walk.

Day 13: Acclimatization day.

Day 14: Trek to Hidden Valley through French Pass (5330m.), 6/7 hours walk.

Day 15: Trek to Yak Kharka (alu bari)crossing Dhampus Pass (3680m.), 5/6 hours walk.

Day 16: Trek to Jomsom (2710m.), 5/6 hours walk.

Day 17: Jomsom to Pokhara.

Day 18: Drive to Kathmandu.

Day 19: Farewell Day

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek Itinerary

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Day 1:

Arrival day in Kathmandu(1310m/4264ft) and Transfer to the hotel in Thamel

Walking Hours : 30 Minutes Driving

Meals Included : Welcome Dinner

Accomodation : 3 Star Category Hotel

When you land in Tribhuvan International Airport Kathmandu, Mission Himalaya Treks And Expeditions Representative warmly received in Arrival gate front then he will transfer to your respective hotel by Private vehicle. After arriving in the hotel we will discuss with you about detailed package and introduce you to your guide for trekking. atay overnight in Kathmandu Hotel.

Day 2:

Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley

Walking Hours : 6 Hour Tour

Meals Included : Breakfast

Accomodation : 3 Star Category Hotel

Today is the most important day in Kathmandu. You will go for a proper day private sightseeing in Kathmandu. Since there are too many sightseeing points in Kathmandu valley but we will bring you the most popular 4 places what they are listed UNESCO world heritage sites. A cluster of temples and artistic old royal Palace Kathmandu Durbar Square with Kumari(the virgin Living Goddess), The biggest Boudhnath Stupa and Holy ponds, The Hindus biggest Temple and Bagmati river with Cremation ceremony, And The ancient Swaayambhunath Temple or Monkey temple named by the tourist. Then we ill transfer you to your hotel. at evening you go to prepare the trekking equipment and we treat you by welcome Nepali cuisine in a typical Nepali restaurant with cultural music and dance show free of charge. Overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 3:

Drive from Kathmandu to Beni

Walking Hours : 8 Hours Driving

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

After sightseeing in Kathmandu today after breakfast we will drive to Beni. First, we drive to New Bus park to book the ticket of Beni by public bus. the we driving long distance. on the way 3 times stop for a Toilet break, Breakfast, and Lunch. On the way, you can explore the lifestyle of hillside people what are totally different from Kathmandu people, Numerous rivers, Jungles, Rafting, and mountains. Long driving after you will reach to Beni and overnight at Beni.

Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch And Dinner/ Transportation: Private vehicle and public bus/ Accommodation: Lodge or Tea houses/ Activities: None.

Day 4:

Drive to Darbang and trek to Dharapani

Walking Hours : 1 Hours Drive And 4 To 5 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

On the following day from Beni, you will again move out taking a drive to Darbang. Again you will find the place interesting and then you will begin to trek Dharapani. It is a beautiful destination to trek and for staying. Whether it is the native or nature both will serve you the best. The pristine atmosphere will make you feel as you are in a dream. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 5:

Trek to Muri

Walking Hours : 5 To 6 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 1850M

On the following day, you will continue the trek moving towards Muri situated at an elevation of 1,850 meters. The trek will make you walk for 5 to 6 hours. The trekking trail will make you take vertical ascend where you can perceive Mount Dhaulagiri along with other mountains. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 6:

Trek to Boghara

Walking Hours : 5 To 6 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 2080M

Leaving Muri you will start to trek Boghara where you will find the trekking easy. After that you will take downhill for some hours then you will arrive at Boghara. Then, you will take ascend though vertical trail which will take you to Boghara. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 7:

Trek to Dobang

Walking Hours : 5 To 6 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 2520M

On the next day, you will trek from Boghara to Dobang after taking breakfast. Here, you will come across the tricky trail and most of the time you may need the help of ropes. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 8:

Dobang to Choriban Khola

Walking Hours : 5 To 6 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 3110M

On the following day, you will pass the wooden bridge of Dobang, taking ascend. Then, in the west section of Dhaulagiri, I will come to notice. Taking downward to Myagdi Khola and passing through the wooden bridge towards the eastern bank. Again crossing the forest you will move ahead through the rocky area and stream will take you to Choriban Khola. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 9:

Trek to Italian Base Camp

Walking Hours : 6 To 7 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 3660M

Today you will continue the trek to Italian Base Camp where you will set the camp in front of the West wall of Dhaulagiri. Crossing all through the attractive forest you will speedily seize altitude and bursting mountains. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 10:

Acclimatization day

Walking Hours : 3 Hours Hiking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 3660M

This is the day supposed to be rest day where you will stay and have rest. But if you wish you can stroll towards the Japanese camp for acclimatization as there is scope for exploration. The day after today you will experience difficult trek so you will take enough rest. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 11:

Trek to Glacier Camp

Walking Hours : 5 To 6 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tented Camp

Taking proper acclimatization you will move ahead passing the initial glacier by using ropes in tricky spots. Then, you will ascend the core glacier. You will be welcomed by remarkable surroundings filled with the rough and risky trail but you will be guided by our experienced trail with full safety. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 12:

Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp from Glacier Camp

Walking Hours : 7 To 8 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tented Camp

Max. Altitude : 4640M

Today you will arrive at the Dhaulagiri Base Camp after you continue the trek from Glacier Camp. Quickly the uneven rubble offers the trail to the smooth ice of the white part of the glacier. You will take ascend progressively to the bumpy and alarming but mighty Dhaulagiri Base Camp. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 13:

Acclimatization day

Walking Hours : 2 To 3 Hour Hiking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 4640M

This is counted as another acclimatization day designed for your safety. Today you will take proper rest and follow the instructions given by the guide. Stay overnight in tented camp

Day 14:

Trek to Hidden Valley through French Pass

Walking Hours : 6 To 7 Hour Trekking.

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge.

Max. Altitude : 5330M

On the next day, you will trek above the base camp which asks for rope but when you are over the vertical moraine walls you are said to be harmless. Then, the puffing ascend will take you to the top of French Pass. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 15:

Trek to Yak Kharka (Alubari) crossing Dhampus Pass (3680m)

Walking Hours : 5 To 6 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

On the following day, you will start to trek Yak Kharka which is also known as Alu Bari. You will appreciate the nearby peaks and maybe you will explore the surrounding. You will cross Dhampus Pass and the spent the day after 5 to 6 hours of trek. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 16:

Trek to Jomsom

Walking Hours : 5 To 6 Hour Trekking

Meals Included : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Accomodation : Tea House/ Lodge

Max. Altitude : 2710M

On the following day, you will set out to trek Jomsom, the mesmerizing destination. Jomsom is considered as the perfect spot to carry out the trek. Walking for 5 to 6 hours will bring all the attractions of Jomsom. Stay overnight in tented camp.

Day 17:

Jomsom to Pokhara

Walking Hours : 25 Minutes Flight

Meals Included : Breakfast

Accomodation : 3 Star Category Hotel

Max. Altitude : 923M

From Jomsom, you will catch the flight to Pokhara and it just takes half an hour. the scenic flight from Jomsom seems breathtaking and arriving at Pokhara, the city of Lake will open the prospect of sightseeing in Pokhara. Stay overnight in the hotel.

Day 18:

Drive to Kathmandu

Walking Hours : 7 Hours Driving or 25 Minutes Flight

Meals Included : Breakfast

Accomodation : 3 Star Category Hotel

Max. Altitude : 1350M

Driving towards Sarangkot in the early morning will make you view the early dawn and it is famous for a magical sight. Then, you will drive towards the Kathmandu city after taking breakfast. Again the pictorial scene will take you to Kathmandu and you will check into the hotel. Stay overnight in the hotel.

Day 19:

Farewell

Walking Hours : 30 Minutes Driving

Meals Included : Breakfast

Accomodation : None

This is the concluding day where you will be a departure from us. Before that you will be transferred into the TIA, Kathmandu safely and affectionately. From TIA, you can catch the flight towards your home town or go for the next package. It’s glad to be part of your adventure. Thank you and meet you again and again.

  • Airport picks up and drops service during international arrival/ departure and domestic arrival/departure.
  • Deluxe 3 star category accommodation in Kathmandu inclusive with breakfast according to the itinerary.
  • Deluxe 3 star category accommodation in Pokhara inclusive with breakfast according to the itinerary.
  • Transportation from Kathmandu to Beni by local bus, Pokhara to Kathmandu by deluxe tourist bus.
  • Transportation from Nayapul to  Pokhara by  private car.
  • Completely camping trekking with full board breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • One trekking Guide highly experienced, friendly, English-speaking, Government licensed, Ministry of tourism Trained with his salary, meals, accommodation, transportation, and insurances.
  • Assistant Guide, Cook, assistant cook, and Porters with salary, meals, accommodation, transportation, and insurance.
  • All necessary permits and Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) Permits.
  • Down Jacket, Four-seasonal sleeping bags, Duffel bag, and trekking map (Down Jacket, sleeping bag and Duffel bag have to be returned after trip completion).
  • Twin sharing tented accommodation, camping equipment, and Kitchen equipment
  • Mattress, Toilet tent, shower, Dining tent, dining tables, chairs, etc.
  • Complimentary welcome or Farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with a culture dance show.
  • All necessary paper works Government tax and office service charges.
  • First Aid Medicines and medication with your guide.
  • Certificate of your trekking signed by the company Manager and your trekking Guide.

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek Gear List

backpacks.

trekking map.

trekking permits.

sleeping bag(-10 degrees)

water bottle.

cash money.

medical kit.

hiking boots.

4 pairs of warm trekking socks.

2 to 3  underwear.

some pair of fast-drying t-shirts.

pair of fast and easy drying trousers.

1 pair of swimming suits or sking underwear. Fast-drying fleece.

warm hat and cap protect from sun and cold.

warm gloves.

balaclava.

waterproof jacket.

insulating jacket or vest.

sandals for guest house stay period.

waterproof trousers.

toothbrushes.

a light towel.

a small towel can be useful for the day sweating period.

shampoo, soap, or shower gel.

Toiletpaper.

sunscreen at least 50 SPF.

a good quality lip care.

trekking poles.

sunglasses.

camera for future memory.

power bank, battery charge, and pairs of battery for camera.

some snacks and energy bars.

some reading materials/playing cards for free time.

watch or smartphones.

a headlight for use night toilet or sunrise hike.

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