Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek

  • Destination: Dhaulagiri Region
  • Duration: 19 days

(Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek Thapa Pass Yak Kharka Thorong Peak Annapurna Trail Italian Base Camp) Dhaulagiri Trek is a challenging trek in the region of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), the seventh highest Himalayan Peak lying in Western Nepal. The trek also crosses two high passes – The French Pass (5240m) and The Thapa Pass (5155m). Dhaulagiri Trek encompasses […]

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(Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek Thapa Pass Yak Kharka Thorong Peak Annapurna Trail Italian Base Camp) Dhaulagiri Trek is a challenging trek in the region of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m), the seventh highest Himalayan Peak lying in Western Nepal. The trek also crosses two high passes – The French Pass (5240m) and The Thapa Pass (5155m). Dhaulagiri Trek encompasses snow and glacier walking, espacially around Italian Base Camp and Dhaulagiri North Base Camp. Along the trail it passes through spectacular views of Mount Dhaulagiri, Tukuche peak,Nilgiri,Thorong Peak, Annapurna, Kali Gandaki river with the world’s deepest groge.

Dhaulagiri Trek commences with a drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Beni. The first few days of the trek passes through cultivated fields connected to some of the mountain villages. The climb begins to get tougher after Dobhan, as the Italian Base Camp is ascended. The trek continues on to the Iced French and Thapa Passes which have to be scaled before ascending down a winding trail to Yak Kharka. After a long descend a popular city of Marpha in Mustang District will be reached.From Marpha onwards the trek follows the classical Annapurna Trail to Jomsom, Pokhara and Kathmandu.Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek Thapa Pass Yak Kharka Thorong Peak Annapurna Trail Italian Base Camp

Fact of the trek

Grade Streneous
Per day walking 6-7 hours
Type of trek Tea House
Duration 19 Days
Max elevation 5240m

Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02 Kathmandu City Tour
Day 03 Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m)
Day 04 Beni to Babichaur (1000m) 6-7hrs
Day 05 Babichaur to Dharapani (1565m) 7hrs
Day 06 Dharapani to Muri (1850m) 6-7hrs
Day 07 Muri to Bager (2050m) 7-8hrs
Day 08 Bager to Dhoban (2630m) 6hrs
Day 09 Dhoban to Italian Base Camp (3500m) 6-7hrs
Day 10 Rest day for Acclimatization
Day 11 Italian Base Camp to Glacier Camp (4250m) 5hrs
Day 12 Dhaulagiri Base Camp(4650m) 4hrs
Day 13 Acclimatization day
Day 14 Dhaulagiri Base Camp to French Col : 4hrs
Day 15 Hidden Valley Camp (5000m)
Day 16 Hidden Valley to Yak Kharka (4200m) 6 hrs
Day 17 Yak Kharka to Jomsom (2715m) 8 hrs
Day 18 Jomsom to Pokhara by flight
Day 19 Pokhara to Kathmadu (farewell)

Itinerary Outline
(Please Note: If the above schedule does not meet your need and interest,we can design individualized travel plans based on your preferences.)