22days/21nights
Duration
beni, dharapani, dhaulagiri base camp, Kathmandu, marpha, Pokhara, upper vunjini base camp
Location
Tour Highlight
  • Trek through a unique mountainous trekking route.
  • Explore the rich cultural heritage of Kathmandu Valley.
  • Indulge yourself in the majestic views of the mighty Himalayas.
  • Explore challenging passes..

This trek will allow you to explore the seventh highest peak in the world. Mount Dhaulagiri which is  often overlooked yet beautiful in equal measure. You will traverse through trails offering spellbing views of the mountain ranges and the Kali Gandaki River. Get a chance to mingle with the people hailing from diverse cultures such as Gurung, Magar and Thakali.

Additional information

Hotel1 Star, 2 Star, 3 Star, 4 Star, 5 Star
Available OptionsMountain Flights, Cable Car
1

Arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Katmandu

You will be met and greeted with a traditional welcome by our representatives and be transferred to your hotel.

A brief orientation along with the necessary documentation will be carried out by your guide.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

 

2

Sightseeing in Kathmandu

After breakfast your tour around Kathmandu will commence where you will be accompanied by a guide of your lingual preference. The tour will include a visit to the following places:
  • Boudhanath: A major Buddhist stupa located at the north eastern outskirts of Kathmandu.
  • Pashupatinath: The most revered temple by Hindus in Nepal, the temple carries a significance of mystical proportions and is a site to many important life events of Hindus.
  • Swayambhunath: Sitting atop a hill, it is the most prominent Buddhist pilgrimage site in Nepal and is one of many sites of Nepal included in UNESCO’s World Heritage List.
  • Kathmandu Durbar Square: Durbar Square or the Palace Square is ancient courtyard the then Malla Kings of Kathmandu Valley which is abundant and breathtaking architecture.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

3

Kathmandu-Pokhara Drive

After breakfast, we will make an early morning drive towards the beautiful lake city of Pokhara which would take 5-6 hours.

Overnight stay at Pokhara.

4

Pokhara-Beni Drive and Trek to Babichour

After breakfast we will drive from Pokhara to Beni which should take around 4-5 hours. Then on we will ascend to Babichour which should take around 4 hours.

Overnight stay at Babichour.

5

Babichour-Dharapani Trek

On this day we will trek from Babichour to Dharapani. Initially we reach Darbang, then on upon crossing the Mygdi river a 3-4 hour trek will take us to Dharapani. You will be welcomed by some delightful sights of the majestic Dhaulagiri mountain from Dharapani.

Overnight stay at Dharapani.

6

Dharapani-Muri Trek

Today we will ascend from Dharapani to the beautiful village of Muri which should take around 5-6 hours.

Overnight stay at Muri.

7

Muri-Boghara Trek

The trek from Muri to Boghara will take around 5-6 hours to complete. Initially descend to the Mygdi river we will then ascend through some grass hills and terrace farms to reach the idyllic Boghara village.

Overnight stay at Boghara.

8

Boghara-Dobang Trek

Today we will trek for about 5-6 hours to reach Dobang. Along the way we will pass through some terrace farms, forests and Jyadan which is the most remote settlement in the area.

Overnight stay at Dobang.

9

Dobang-Upper Vunjini Trek

On this day we will trek for 5-6 hours to reach the Italian Base Camp at Vunjini.

Overnight stay at Upper Vunjini.

10

Rest day at Vunjini

 The day will be devoted to taking some much needed rest at Vunjini and acclimatizing to local conditions.

Overnight stay at Vunjini

11

Upper Vunjini- Glacier Camp Trek

We begin our trek at the crack of dawn to head towards the Glacier Camp passing through some tricky trails.

Overnight stay at Glacier Camp.

12

Glacier Camp-Dhaulagiri Base Camp Trek

An exciting day’s trek awaits us as we ascend to the Dhaulagiri Base Camp. From the base camp you can view the Dhaulagiri in all her majesty.

Overnight stay at Dhaulagiri Base Camp.

13

Dhaulagiri Base Camp- French Colto Hidden Valley Trek

We trek for about 5-6 hours through some snowy trails to reach the French Colto Hidden Valley.

Overnight stay at French Colto Hidden Valley.

14

French Colto Hidden Valley- Yak Kharka Trek

Initially we scale the French Pass which takes us to a wonderful vista overlooking the Mukut Himal, Tashi Kang, Sita Chuchura and many more. From the French Pass, we will trek along the right edge of the Hidden Valley to reach Yak Kharka.

Overnight stay at Yak Kharka.

15

Yak Kharka- Marpha Trek

Today we will trek along the trail of the Kali Gandaki river to reach Marpha, which is famous for its scrumptious apples.

Overnight stay at Marpha.

16

Marpha-kalopani Trek

On this day we will trek for about 6-7 hours to reach a small village of Kalopani.

Overnight stay at Kalopani.

17

Kalopani-Tatopani Trek

Our destination today is Tatopani which has some natural hot spring that you can indulge in to unwind yourself.

Overnight stay at Tatopani.

18

Tatopani-Beni Trek

Today we will head towards Beni, the district headquarter of Myagdi.

Overnight stay at Beni.

19

Beni-Pokhara Drive

Today we will take an early morning bus form Beni to Pokhara. The remaining part of the day can be spent exploring the beautiful lake city.

Overnight stay at Pokhara.

20

Drive from Pokhara To Kathmandu

After breakfast, we will return to Kathmandu.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

21

A day to yourself in Kathmandu

You will have the day to yourself to indulge in activities of your preference; perhaps collecting some souvenirs to take a little part of Nepal back home might tempt you.

Overnight stay at Kathmandu.

22

Final Departure

You will be taken from your hotel to the airport as per your schedule. You will reach the airport 2 hours prior to your flight. Finally we return to Kathmandu for a farewell dinner.

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick-up & drop-off transportation by private vehicle
  • Twin/Double sharing accommodation at Kathmandu and Pokhara in 2 to 3 star hotels with breakfas
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu Escorted with English Speaking Guide , Entrance fee &Private transportation
  • Kathamandu / Pokhara / Kathamandu by private transporttaion
  • Pokhara Beni Pokhara private vehicle & cargo
  • Accommodation in tent during trek
  • Meals (Breakfast, lunch, dinner) in trekking
  • Boil water ,Tea coffee during trek
  • 4 seasonal sleeping bag
  • Trekking map for group
  • All necessary paper work & Permits
  • Experienced cook, sherpas and kitchen crew
  • Tents, mattress, cooking utensils and camping equipment
  • Accommodation, meals, salary, equipment, transportation & Insurance of Langtang Ri trekking staffs
  • Annapurna Conservation permit fee
  • Tims
  • Travel & Rescue arrangement
  • All government taxes
  • First Aid kits
  • Farewell dinner

Cost Excludes

  • International Airfare
  • Nepal Visa fee (US$ 40 per person for 30 days)
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch/Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Medical evacuation in case of emergency
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Client’s insurance, Items of personal nature i.e. Soft/hard drinks, Tips etc
  • Expenses incurred due to mishaps, landslide, strikes, political unrest etc. In such case extra will be charged as per actual
  • Anything not specified in cost include section