Dhaulagiri base camp trekking info
Dhaulagiri base camp trek in Nepal is the least visited challenging trekking trail of Nepal. Dhaulagiri is the world seventh highest peak. Dhaulagiri base camp trek is the strenuous trekking. 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. is strenuous and needs careful planning, but for the adventure seekers it offers great challenge, superbly beautiful views and a total wilderness experience. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking involves high passes like French pass (5360 m) and Thapa pass (5200m) and demands some mountaineering knowledge. The most beautiful sceneries wait at the base camp of Dhaulagiri, at French pass and at the hidden valley immediately after crossing French pass. Dhampus pass between Tukche Peak and Thapa peak offers another stunning view. There are more than a dozen peaks above 7000m on this route.
Dhaulagiri base camp trek is challenging trek with the splendor of panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges with the thick forest, glaciers and the simple lifestyle of the inhabitants of the region will definitely leave an unforgettable impression on your mind. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking is recommended for experienced high altitude trekkers with very good physical condition. The route is possible only in the autumn season due to excessive snow and ice conditions in the winter and spring. Dhaulagiri region is practically virgin territory for trekkers providing some extremely dramatic contrasts. Trekking in Dhaulagiri area is relatively strenuous but trekkers willing to spend their holidays amid nature and natural surroundings full of peace and tranquility choose this off the beaten track trekking destination. Dhaulagiri base camp trail crosses over Thapa La Pass (5250m) with exceptional views of the Kali Gandaki Gorge, the deepest gorge of the world and then steep descend to a valley and finally to Pokhara . Dhaulagiri trekking begins from Kathmandu to Beni by bus, from Beni, we set out trekking on foot.
After few days trip, we reach at Italian base camp, from where we can see the exciting views of Dhaulagiri I, II, III, IV and V. Dhaulagiri region is a long, difficult trek around Dhaulagiri (8167m.) that starts from Beni on the Kali Gandaki. Follow the Myagdi Khola westwards to Darbang and turn north on a tiny trail that leads through forests into the high country. Much of the route is on snow and glaciers as it crosses the French Col (5240m.), traversing the head of Hidden valley and also cuts across the 5155m Dhampus Pass. Dhaulagiri base camp trekking ends with a steep descent to Marpha and a return to Pokhara, finally drive back to Kathmandu. If given itinerary is not suitable for you, we design another itinerary as per your desire and duration of holidays. Base camp trekking operate private Dhaulagiri base camp trek any time in season. If you need more information about Dhaulagiri base camp trek fell free to contact us.
|Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.|
|Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.|
|Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.|
|Transportation Kathmandu to Beni and Jomsom to KTM drive/flight.|
|All meals and accommodation during the trekking period.|
|An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.|
|Highly experienced Dhaulagiri base camp trekking staffs.|
|All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.|
|Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag, medical kit etc.|
|Travel and rescue arrangements.|
|Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant.|
|Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.|
|Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.|
|Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.|
|Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during the trek.|
|Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.|
|Personal Dhaulagiri base camp trekking equipments/gears.|
|Tips for guides, porters and driver.|
|All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.|
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.
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