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Dhaulagiri base camp trek

Dhaulagiri base camp trekking info
Dhaulagiri base camp trek is the least visited destination and strenuous trekking trail of Nepal. Mount Dhaulagiri is the world seventh highest peak. Dhaulagiri base camp trek leads you on an awe inspiring passage to the Dhaulagiri massif that enfolds more than 30 peaks over 6000m. Dhaulagiri is a high and exceptionally beautiful mountain west of the Annapurna’s and the Kaligandaki valley. Trek to the base camp of Dhaulagiri at 4750 m. requires careful planning, previous high altitude trekking experienced, basic climbing skills and very good physical condition. Dhaulagiri region is practically virgin territory for trekkers provides dramatic contrasts; natural surroundings full of peace and tranquility in off the beaten track.
Dhaulagiri base camp trekking is an ideal trip for the adventure seekers that offers great challenge, superb views and a total wilderness experience. There are more than a dozen peaks above 7000m on this route. Dhaulagiri base camp trail is challenging almost trekking route passes throw snow and glaciers with the splendor views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Thick pine and rhododendrons forest, glacier, hidden valley, passes, ethnic settlements and the simple lifestyle of the inhabitants of Dhaulagiri trekking region is unique definitely leave an unforgettable impression forever.
During base camp trekking when trekkers reach the Italian base camp, they can see the exciting views of Dhaulagiri I, II, III, IV, V, Nilgiri and Annapurna’s.  After crossing the French Col 5240m and Dhampus pass 5155m and visiting Marpha, Jomsom then flight back to Kathmandu via Pokhara. Best season for trekking to base camp of Dhaulagiri are March to May and September to November.  Suggested itinerary given below we organize this trip on camping basic in season, according to your desire and duration of holidays, if you would like to trek in Dhaulagiri base camp fell free to contact us.

Day 01 : Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer hotel, evening welcome dinner.
Day 02 : Kathmandu Valley city tours and preparation for base camp trek.
Day 03 : Drive from Kathmandu to Beni (830m).
Day 04 : Trek from Beni to Babiyachaur (950m).
Day 05 : Trek from Babiyachaur to Dharapani (1,400m).
Day 06 : Trek from Dharapani to Muri (1,850m).
Day 07 : Trek from Muri to Baghara (2050m).
Day 08 : Trek from Baghars to Dobang (2520m).
Day 09 : Trek from Dobang to Italian Base Camp (3660m).
Day 10 : Rest day at Italian Base Camp (3660m) for acclimatization.
Day 11 : Trek from Italian Base Camp to Glacier Camp.
Day 12 : Trek from Glacier Camp to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4748m).
Day 13 : Trek from Dhaulagiri Base Camp to French Col (5360m) hidden valley.
Day 14 : Trek from Hidden valley (5200m.) to Yak Kharka (4930m).
Day 15 : Trek from Yak Kharka to Jomsom (2,720m).
Day 16 : Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara (820m).
Day 17 : Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 18 : After this amazing Dhaulagiri base camp trek if you are interested for other activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Peak climbing or more trekking in other region we organize trip according to your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.
Private departures date for Dhaulagiri base camp trek can be schedule as per the guest’s requirements. If you need recent updated fixed departure dates fell free to contact us.

Service include

Nepal Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.
Nepal Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.
Nepal Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
Nepal Transportation Kathmandu to Beni and Jomsom to KTM drive/flight.
Nepal All meals and accommodation during the trekking period.
Nepal An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.
Nepal Highly experienced Dhaulagiri base camp trekking staffs.
Nepal All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.
Nepal Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag, medical kit etc.
Nepal Travel and rescue arrangements.
Nepal Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant.

Service exclude

Nepal Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.
Nepal Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
Nepal Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
Nepal Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during the trek.
Nepal Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.
Nepal Personal Dhaulagiri base camp trekking equipments/gears.
Nepal Tips for guides, porters and driver.
Nepal All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.

Trip note

Base camp trekking agency Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety. It is our paramount concern whilst traveling with basecamptrekking.com. Trekking is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of Dhaulagiri base camp trekking itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required, otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.

Additional information

Contents of our website provide you the information as possible about Dhaulagiri base camp trekking package. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of Dhaulagiri base camp trip or your suitability for it please contact us. If you would like to talk with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 0977 1 4425073

Holiday trip fact

Price: On request
Grade: Strenuous
Season: Sept to Dec, March to May
Duration: 18 Days
Operation: Camping
Activities: Trekking and sightseeing
Group Size: Min 2 to Max 12
Highest access: 5200m
Start From: Kathmandu-Beni
Ending at: Jomsom-Kathmandu

Highlights of trip

Mountains views of Mt. Sisne, Mt. Putha, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Annapurna, Gurja Himal and Churen Himal etc.

Route map of the trip