About Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek is an exhilarating and adventurous circuit trekking of the world’s 7th highest mountain, Dhaulagiri massif which includes several soaring 7000 m peaks and the trek around Dhaulagiri gets you off the beaten track and is ideal for those looking for an exciting and adventure trek through remote highlands, the route passes through rugged terrain with astonishing natural beauty that very few visitors have ever witnessed.
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek is available only for the private departure as only few dare to take this adventure trek and as this trek need to organized in camping style, the cost of the trek also little expensive compare with other trek in Nepal so, do let us when you would like to take the adventure then we arrange the departure on any that that is the most suitable for you. The scenery is unforgettable and the challenging trek crosses several mountain passes, including French pass 5360 on Dhaulagiri Trek.
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trekking starts with a picturesque drive from Kathmandu to Beni at the junction of two Himalayan rivers. From here, you climb to the rural village of Dharapani, and get a great view of the mountains to come and the trail passes through scenic villages surrounded by fields. You ascend to Italian Base Camp, west of Dhaulagiri. The scenery simply gets more and more mesmerizing as you continue higher and higher, the next waypoint is Glacier Camp and then on to Dhaulagiri Base Camp, You stay in base camp for one day to acclimatize and to breathe in the extraordinary views of the surrounding mountains.
Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek goes further head and the toughest day of the trek is the crossing of French Col at (5,350m) to reach our highest camp site which is in the Hidden Valley, located at 5,000m. In between, You happen to cross many cultivated fields, lush green forests and villages, where various ethnic groups reside, namely: the Gurungs, Chhetris, and Magars and after a few days of trekking, You reach the Italian base camp, from where we get the first exciting views of Dhaulagiri I, II, III, IV& V, which are like a string of gems glittering in the sunshine; we You rest for a day to acclimatize with the altitude and You then cross a final pass and descend to join the Annapurna circuit at the charming village of Marpha.
The Dhaulagiri Trek goes further and trek to Jomsom to take your return flight to Pokhara, the Dhaulagiri trekking is a camping trek with porters to carry supplies, tents and more for your comfort and ease. Outfitter Nepal’s cook will prepare all of our food and the camp will be a relaxing place to recall the day’s adventures over a meal and drinks, and to enjoy the natural atmosphere surrounding us and the stars sparkling above us.