Overview

Duration :
29 Days
Secondary Activity:
Nature and Culture
Max altitude :
5,200m/17,060ft
Transportation:
Domestic Flight and Private Vehicles
Trip ends in:
Kathmandu
Accomodation:
Tent-Camp and Lodge
Primary activity:
Trekking and Hiking
Group Size:
Min. 2 pax
Country:
Nepal
Trip starts from:
Kathmandu
Diffficulty:
Strenuous
Meals:
Nepali and Continental
Best Season:
Autumn and Spring
Trip route:
Kathmandu-Pokhara-Darbang-Sibang-Soligari-Dhaulagiri-Yak Kharka-Dhampus Pass-KagbeniSyanbochen-Charang-Ghiling-Jomsom-Pokhara-Kathmandu

Trip introduction

“Keep your head held high, live your life, and travel as much as you can.”

Mt. Dhaulagiri is the seventh most noteworthy mountain (8,167 meters) on the planet. Trekking around the goliath Himalayan Peak Dhaulagiri is a standout amongst the most difficult treks. Dhaulagiri lies northwest of Pokhara, an essential territorial town and visitor focus. Dhaulagiri plus Upper Mustang trek is a test suited just to fit people wishing to go on remote requesting trekking in Nepali done in the lap of Mt. Dhaulagiri. On this trekking trail, you can get the chance to investigate the stunning ways of life of Gurung and Magar people groups and their way of life close to that you can see wild creatures.

Overview of Dhaulagiri plus Upper Mustang Trek

Trekking in Dhaulagiri gives huge mountains scope of Dhaulagiri comprising of fifteen 7000 meter crests is radiant. Our 29 days Dhaulagiri Trek in addition to Upper Mustang Trek starts from a place called Darbang which can be reached within 5-6 hours by driving from Pokhara.

Despite the fact that you do require a feeling of enterprise and an expanded capacity to manage startling this trek can be massively advantageous and satisfying at last as you achieve the High Himalayas. We should be trekking in a newly opened empowering and thrilling area which is loaded with many long-kept secrets, similar to the most profound Gorge on the planet Kali Gandaki.

Some more insight into Topography

Topographically, it is a place that is known for a showy and luxurious difference. Our trek should experience colossal urgent mountain passes, traverse the French pass (5360 meters) and Thapa Pass (5200 meters); it is a testing stroll on a super cold trail. The goliath mountain scopes of Dhaulagiri are when all is said in done made up many taking off mountain crests. The discharged bowl is limited by high mountains thus on the off chance that it snows and you don’t have an accomplished guide then it should turn into a great deal hard to discover the trekking course. Another real part of our trek should be the Upper Mustang district which is carefully done around the Trans Himalayan segment which is broadly known as the “Last Forbidden Kingdom” and lies in the rain shadow of the Dhaulagiri massif creating a rugged dried territory encased by rocks in all sort of hues and striking courses of action.

End of the trek

A short time later toward the finish of our trek, we should dive on towards to Jomsom and after coming to where we might take a flight to Pokhara or we can bring a drive down to Pokhara from Jomsom. In conclusion, we might drive or take a flight back to Kathmandu and end our trek.

Who can join this trek and what is the best time?

Our Dhaulagiri plus Upper Mustang Trek expects trekkers to have a sharp feeling of an enterprise to adapt to the coming difficulties as our trek requests high physical wellness and past trekking knowledge alongside routine practicing hones. This trekking course typically stays shut amid the winter time frames so, for the most part, April to June and Mid-September to Mid-November is esteemed as the best finest seasons to go for this trek. Be set up for an exploratory and bold tough/downhill trek with some eager closures in transit.

Come and join the Nepal Mountain Trekkers for this indulgent Dhaulagiri plus Upper Mustang trek.

Special Note:

If this itinerary doesn’t suit your requirement or if you want to customize it, please feel free to contact us. This trek could be customized as per your required time-frame and budget limits.

Overview

  • Day 1
    Arrival Kathmandu. (1,350m/4,428ft)
  • Day 2
    Kathmandu Sightseeing & Preparation for the Climbing
  • Day 3
    Fly/Drive to Pokhara(820m/2,690 ft): 5-6 hrs drive/35 minute flight
  • Day 4
    Pokhara drive to Darbang (1,180m/ 3,871): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 5
    Darbang to Sibang (1,750m/ 5,741 ft): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 6
    Sibang to Jugapani (2,000m/ 6,561 ft): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 7
    Jugapani to Dobang (2,260m/ 7,414 ft): 4-5 hrs
  • Day 8
    Dobang to Soligari (3,100m/ 10,170 ft): 4-5 hrs
  • Day 9
    Dobang to Soligari (3,100m/ 10,170 ft): 4-5 hrs
  • Day 10
    Acclimatization Day
  • Day 11
    Italian BC to Chhonbardan Glacier Camp (4,200m/ 13779 ft): 4-5 hrs
  • Day 12
    Chhonbardan Glacier Camp to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4,600m/ 15091 ft): 4-5 hrs
  • Day 13
    Acclimatization Day
  • Day 14
    Dhaulagiri Base Camp to Hidden Valley (5,050m) via Cross the French Col (5,360m/17,600ft): 6-7 hrs
  • Day 15
    Hidden Valley to Yak Kharka (3,680m) via Dhampus Pass (5200m/17060ft): 8-9 hrs
  • Day 16
    Yak Kharka to Kagbeni(2810m/9219 ft): 4-5 hrs (Start early in the morning due to the windy valley)
  • Day 17
    Kagbeni to chele (3050m/10,004ft): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 18
    Chele to Syanbochen (3475m/11,398ft): 6-7 hrs
  • Day 19
    Syanbochen to Ghaymi (3520m/11,546ft): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 20
    Ghaymi to Charang (3500m/11,480ft): 4-5 hrs
  • Day 21
    Charang to Lo-Mangthang (3700m/12,136ft): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 22
    Explore Lo-Mangthang
  • Day 23
    Lo-Mangthang to Drakmar (3810 m/12,500ft): 6-7 hrs
  • Day 24
    Dhakmar to Ghiling (3806m/12,484ft): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 25
    Ghiling to Chhuksang (3050m/10,004ft): 5-6 hrs
  • Day 26
    Chhuksang to Jomsom (2700/8,856ft): 6-7 hrs
  • Day 27
    Fly/Drive Jomsom to Pokhara(820m/2690 ft): Flight 25 minute/7-8 hrs drive
  • Day 28
    Fly/Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu: 5-6 hrs drive/35 minute flight
  • Day 29
    Farewell Day

Day 1 : Arrival Kathmandu. (1,350m/4,428ft):

Day 2 : Kathmandu Sightseeing & Preparation for the Climbing:

Day 3 : Fly/Drive to Pokhara(820m/2,690 ft): 5-6 hrs drive/35 minute flight:

Day 4 : Pokhara drive to Darbang (1,180m/ 3,871): 5-6 hrs:

Day 5 : Darbang to Sibang (1,750m/ 5,741 ft): 5-6 hrs:

Day 6 : Sibang to Jugapani (2,000m/ 6,561 ft): 5-6 hrs:

Day 7 : Jugapani to Dobang (2,260m/ 7,414 ft): 4-5 hrs:

Day 8 : Dobang to Soligari (3,100m/ 10,170 ft): 4-5 hrs:

Day 9 : Dobang to Soligari (3,100m/ 10,170 ft): 4-5 hrs:

Day 10 : Acclimatization Day:

Day 11 : Italian BC to Chhonbardan Glacier Camp (4,200m/ 13779 ft): 4-5 hrs:

Day 12 : Chhonbardan Glacier Camp to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4,600m/ 15091 ft): 4-5 hrs:

Day 13 : Acclimatization Day:

Day 14 : Dhaulagiri Base Camp to Hidden Valley (5,050m) via Cross the French Col (5,360m/17,600ft): 6-7 hrs:

Day 15 : Hidden Valley to Yak Kharka (3,680m) via Dhampus Pass (5200m/17060ft): 8-9 hrs:

Day 16 : Yak Kharka to Kagbeni(2810m/9219 ft): 4-5 hrs (Start early in the morning due to the windy valley):

Day 17 : Kagbeni to chele (3050m/10,004ft): 5-6 hrs:

Day 18 : Chele to Syanbochen (3475m/11,398ft): 6-7 hrs:

Day 19 : Syanbochen to Ghaymi (3520m/11,546ft): 5-6 hrs:

Day 20 : Ghaymi to Charang (3500m/11,480ft): 4-5 hrs:

Day 21 : Charang to Lo-Mangthang (3700m/12,136ft): 5-6 hrs:

Day 22 : Explore Lo-Mangthang:

Day 23 : Lo-Mangthang to Drakmar (3810 m/12,500ft): 6-7 hrs:

Day 24 : Dhakmar to Ghiling (3806m/12,484ft): 5-6 hrs:

Day 25 : Ghiling to Chhuksang (3050m/10,004ft): 5-6 hrs:

Day 26 : Chhuksang to Jomsom (2700/8,856ft): 6-7 hrs:

Day 27 : Fly/Drive Jomsom to Pokhara(820m/2690 ft): Flight 25 minute/7-8 hrs drive:

Day 28 : Fly/Drive Pokhara to Kathmandu: 5-6 hrs drive/35 minute flight:

Day 29 : Farewell Day:

Price Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop service
  • 4 Nights Hotel in Kathmandu (Hotel Green Horizon)
  • All accommodation during the trek in the best hotels/tea-houses in the area (differing according to the price you wish to spend)
    • Sanitation: The accommodation we provide will be neat and clean with warm-hospitality and quality services.
    • Single Accommodation: You won’t have to share your accommodation with anyone else so that your privacy is protected.
  • All foods during the trek: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner; any items in the menu as much as you wish to consume.
    • We provide hygienic and safe meals to re-energize you.
    • We request you not to waste your meals for it is difficult to transport food in the rural area.
    • You are not allowed to share your meals with anyone else from another group.
  • Transportation costs: Drive or take a domestic flight in (Kathmandu-Pokhara- Kathmandu) route as per itinerary
  • Also another flight or drive-in (Pokhara-Jomsom-Pokhara) route as per itinerary
  • Professional and Highly experienced English-speaking Trekking Guide licensed by the Government. Including their lodging and food.
    • Local Staffs: Our guides are locals of the region which ensures that you will surely get to explore a bit more during the trek than with any other guides.
    • Experienced: With experience of more than a decade in working in this field, our trekking guides possess excellent knowledge on briefing during the trek as well as they are experts in handling all kind of critical situations which might occur during the trek.
    • Insurance: Nepal Mountain Trekkers have an insurance policy for all our trekking staff.
  • Porters (1 porter for 2 trekkers with a max load of 25 KG). Including their lodging and food.
    • Local Staffs: The porters we hire belong to the same region where we trek in order to provide employment opportunities to the locals as well as to make you explore every prospect of the region.
  • Trekking permits: Upper Mustang Special Permit and Annapurna Conservation Area(ACAP) fees
  • First aid medical box
  • Trekking gears like a sleeping bag and down jacket made available on rent
  • Rescue Arrangement Service
  • 13% VAT and 10% company service charge
  • Farewell Dinner

Price Excludes

  • Visa fee to enter Nepal (Visa Information)
  • International flight tickets and extra baggage charges
  • Extra night accommodation and meal costs in Kathmandu due to any change in the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel insurance/ Rescue operation costs
  • All personal expenses
  • Tip for guides and porters is expected but not mandatory

Trip Gallery

Equipments

Head

  • Sun hat or scarf
  • Light balaclava or warm fleece hat
  • Sunglasses
  • Head Torch
  • Suncreams(40+) and Lip Balms

Upper body

  • Cotton t-shirts and thermals
  • Fleece jacket
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Down jacket

Lower body

  • Lightweight cotton pants (long)
  • Waterproof pants
  • Inner thermals

Feet

  • Thin inner socks (3 pairs)
  • Thick, warm wool hiking socks
  • Comfortable hiking boots
  • Shower sandals

Hands

  • Gloves (Cotton and Waterproof)
  • Creams
  • Sanitizer

Accessories

  • Sleeping bag rated to -20°C +
  • Trekking bag (Rucksack)
  • Duffel bag
  • Large plastic bags (for keeping items dry inside trek bag)
  • Trekking poles (optional, recommended)
  • Water bottle or camel bag
  • Toiletries and Tissue Papers

First aid kits

  • Personal Regular Medicines
  • Knee Caps
  • Bandages
  • Ointments
  • Blister Tape

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