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Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek


Day 01 - Arrival in Kathmandu [1,350m/4,445ft]

Day 02 - Fly to Pokhara [827m/2,714ft]

Day 03 - Drive to Darbang and trek to Dharapani [1,550m/5,084ft]

Day 04 - Trek to Muri [1,850m/6,068ft]

Day 05 - Trek to Boghara [2,080m/6,822ft]

Day 06 - Trek to Dobang [2,500m/8,200ft]

Day 07 - Trek to Sallagari [3,100m/10,168ft]

Day 08 - Trek to the Italian Base Camp [3,650m/11,972ft]

Day 09 - Acclimatization and Rest Day

Day 10 - Trek to Glacier Camp [4,200m/13,776ft]

Day 11 - Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp [4,700m/15,417ft]

Day 12 - Acclimatization and Rest Day

Day 13 - Cross the French pass [5,360m/17,581ft] trek to Hidden valley [5,050m/16,564ft]

Day 14 - Contingency Day / Optional Ascent of Dhampus Peak [6,012m/19,719ft]

Day 15 - Cross Dhampus pass [5,240m/17,188ft] to Yak Kharka [3,680m/12,070ft]

Day 16 - Trek to Marpha [2,650m/8,692ft]

Day 17 - Drive to Pokhara [827m/2,714ft]

Day 18 - Fly to Kathmandu [1,350m/4,445ft]

Day 19 - Free day at leisure in Kathmandu [1,350m/4,445ft]

Day 20 - International Departure

Trip Includes

  • Twin sharing accommodation at Kathmandu guest house or similar category for 3 nights with breakfast
  • Twin sharing accommodation at 3-star hotel in Pokhara for 2 nights
  • Freshly prepared meals (B, L, D) with boiled water, tea, coffee etc. 
  • Twin sharing tent for accommodation during the trek. (High-quality 3 men tent)
  • Experienced local trek leader with 1:4 assistant guide to client ratio
  • Full support camping crew with 1 porter for every 2 trekkers
  • All camping logistical arrangements for your comfort
  • All ground transportation as mentioned in the itinerary on private vehicle
  • All required permits for the trek 
  • Internal airfare (Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu)
  • International and domestic airport transfers as per flight time
  • Comprehensive first aid kit with high altitude medicine
  • Supplementary oxygen system and Thuraya satellite phone for emergency purpose
  • Waterproof Duffel bag and use of the sleeping bag and down Jacket 
  • Staff wages, equipment, insurance and allowances

Trip Excludes

  • International airfare, Nepal Visa and travel insurance
  • Meals at Kathmandu
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu, Pokhara or on the trek for any reason (Early arrival or delay, Early arrival from trek due to any reason)
  • Personal expenses
  • Gratuities for staff
  • Personal trekking gears