Dhaulagiri Trek

Dhaulagiri Trek

Dhaulagiri Trek – Great offbeat trek in Nepal that caters diversity of nature and culture and also takes you to some of Nepal’s most beautiful and peaceful 8,000 meters Himalayas destinations with Dhaulagiri Base Camp

21 Days

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Accommodation: Camping

Trip Overview

Dhaulagiri Trek

Dhaulagiri Trek is one of the most challenging treks in Nepal in western Himalayan region with special trek permit. Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek begins at the small mountainous town that nestles at the confluence of the Kali Gandaki River and Myagdi River. This offbeat trekking in Nepal winds through trails beside Myagdi River and come across habitats of ethical mountain tribes frequently. Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking has everything  from overcoming challenging high passes, Himalayan panorama, and the extreme wilderness. Dhaulagiri Circuit is full of culture, landscapes, floral and faunal biodiversity.

Main Features of Round Dhaulagiri are:

  • One of the toughest trek’s of Nepal
  • Explore the 7th highest mountain base camp in the world
  • Fascinating view from Dhampus Peak
  • Explore the Hidden Valley
  • Scenic view of Dhaulagiri Massif
  • Cross Italian Base Camp and Japanese Base Camp to reach Dhampus Peak

How to Reach Dhaulagiri Circuit

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek starts from the sub-tropical woodlands where the leeches could trouble a bit to the trekkers. As the trek goes to a higher elevation, we now witness the low alpine forest. Eventually going even higher we will enter the treeless regions. Trekkers traverse through Italian Base Camp, Japanese Base Camp to Dhaulagiri Base Camp, where they can literally touch the mountains. Moreover hiking along the rock-strewn trails to French Col, 5,000m plus pass before entering Hidden Valley. Hidden Valley is a fascinating highlight of Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek. Hidden Pass is probably the most beautiful pass in Nepal. Explore a day around Hidden Valley before scaling Dhampus Peak. After the summit of Dhampus Peak, which is technically an easy climb. Then traverse down to Jomsom via Dhampus Pass.

The views of Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Dhampus Peak, and Nilgiri among others are the great Himalayan panorama of Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek, which is also popular as Hidden Valley Trek.

Best Time to Trek Dhaulagiri

The best time to visit Dhaulagiri Circuit is during September – November and March – May.

Enjoy this offbeat trekking adventure in Nepal 2020/21 with us that takes you to some of the most beautiful and peaceful places of the Himalayas. Also, allows you to scale an easy climbing peak.

Trip Grading


5/5 - Excellent

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  • Trip Code: NFH
  • Trip Type: Trekking
  • Start/End: Kathmandu -
  • Group Size: 2-14
  • Accommodation: Camping
  • Best Season:
    Mar/May - Sep/Nov
  • Daily Walking Hour: 5 to 9 Hours


What’s Include

  • All Ground Transport by Private and flights as per itinerary.
  • Tourist standard hotel in Pokhara and Kathmandu as per itinerary.
  • Needed Trekking permits, TIMS and ACAP Entry fees.
  • English/German Speaking Trekking Guide Insurance.
  • All Camping Support and Food during trekking.
  • Sightseeing as per itinerary.
  • All Camping Support. Porter Equipments Insurance  and Food.
  • Dhampus Peak climbing Sherpa and Peak Permits.
  • Rescue and Emergency Service.
  • First Aid Kit with Oxygen Support.

What’s Not Include

  • International Flight from and To Kathmandu.
  • Nepal Visa Fees.
  • Meas as per itinerary and Drinks/Bar Bills.
  • All Personal Trekking gears and equipments for climbing Dhampus Peak.
  • Travel and Rescue Insurance.
  • Personal Medicine and Extra which not in Itinerary.

Departure Dates

The given prices is per person and exclude international flights. Fixed departure dates available for online booking. If the given date is not favorable for you, please contact us and we will happily customize your trip on dates more appropriate for you.

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