Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trekking in Nepal
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trekking is one of the promising trekking routes in Nepal. It is a very challenging and exciting trek in the Annapurna region which is destined for adrenalin rush within own self. Dhaulagiri is the 7th highest mountain in the world measuring up to 8,167 m from the sea level. Dhaulagiri means dazzling […]
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trekking is one of the promising trekking routes in Nepal. It is a very challenging and exciting trek in the Annapurna region which is destined for adrenalin rush within own self.
Dhaulagiri is the 7th highest mountain in the world measuring up to 8,167 m from the sea level. Dhaulagiri means dazzling white, beautiful mountains in the Sanskrit language. The breathtaking view of this mountain truly lives up to its name.
The Dhaulagiri base camp trekking provides the fascinating views of the Annapurna ranges with the lush green valleys. Tranquil landscapes, pine, and rhododendron forest exciting glaciers, ice-covered peaks, hot springs, waterfalls, Thorang peak, Annapurna massif. Habitats of Brahmin, Chhetri, Magar, Chhatyal, and other ethnic groups can be observed which shows the cultural diversities along the trekking route. Natural beauty with a cultural exhibition is one of the best traits of this trekking route.
Challenges and Excitement Makes This Trek Standout
Dhaulagiri Base Camp trekking is considered as one of the most challenging, restricted area trekking in the Himalayas of Nepal. Dhaulagiri is extended 70 miles from the Kali Gandaki river to Bheri in the west. And here lies the world’s seventh highest peak Dhaulagiri-I. If you are truly seeking to explore and trek through rough trails, unexplored remote villages, and want to get the stunning views of nature and Mountain panoramas. Dhaulagiri Trekking is the best fit for you.
20 days long trek, Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek 2021 is an amazing way to explore the natural and cultural diversity of Dhaulagiri of Nepal. It starts from the foothills of Dhaulagiri massif and takes you all the way from the lush hills, forests, valleys, and villages to high altitude rocky terrain. On the way, we pass diverse vegetation that acts as a home to various species of floras, faunas, birds, and wildlife. Also, we traverse through various settlement areas inhabited by people from different communities like Rai, Magar, and Thakali. It starts with a sightseeing tour in Kathmandu which is followed by a drive to Darbang via Pokhara. From Darbang, we start walking along the lush hills, fields, and villages on the way. We pass villages like Sibang, Litchi, Bogart and climb up along the forested area to Dobang. Then we descend down to ChoribanKhola and climb up towards Italian Base Camp. At this point, we can notice the change in atmosphere and vegetation. We are already at high altitude region. From here, we climb up to Dhaulagiri Base Camp via Glacier Camp. From the Dhaulagiri Base Camp, we cross French pass to enter into the hidden valley. We will be showered with some stunning views of mountains in Dhaulagiri massif. Further, we cross the Dhampus pass to reach Yak Kharka. Leaving Yak Kharka, we descend down to Jomsom and fly back to Pokhara. In this way, we conclude our Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek 2021. Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek 2021 is truly a wonderful journey full of adventure, fun, natural, cultural, and mountainous glory.
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trip Plan
Day 01: Arrival Day
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu and trek preparation
Day 03: Drive to Darbang
Day 04: Trek to Sibang
Day 05: Trek to Litschi
Day 06: Trek to Boghara
Day 07: Trek to Dobang
Day 08: Trek to ChoribanKhola
Day 09: Trek to Italian Base Camp
Day 10: Acclimatization Day
Day 11: Trek to Glacier Camp
Day 12: Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp
Day 13: Acclimatization Day
Day 14: Cross French Pass and walk towards the hidden valley
Day 15: Cross Dhampus Pass and trek to Yak Kharka
Day 16: Trek to Jomsom
Day 17: Fly to Pokhara and sightseeing tour in Pokhara
Day 18: Leisure Day in Pokhara
Day 19: Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 20: Departure Day
Note: Best time for this trekking route is in spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November).
Himal Eco Treks has some limited guaranteed departure dates for Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek 2021. Grab the suitable dates and book your trip to secure your travel dates. Himal Eco Treks is one of the oldest, experienced, professional, and best travel companies in Nepal.
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