Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek
|TRIP CODE: DCT01||DURATION: 18 DAYS|
|DIFFICULTY LEVEL: Medium||MINIMUM ALTITUDE: (1,345 m/4,412 ft)|
|BEST SEASON:March – May & Sept. – Dec||MAXIMUM ALTITUDE: (5,360 m/17,585 ft)|
Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek takes you to best off the beaten path and Dhaulagiri massif makes the extremely exciting journey. Mt. Dhaulagiri came from the Sanskrit word where “dhawala” means dazzling, white, beautiful and “giri” means mountain. Your trekking will be awesome when you witness the world’s seventh highest mountain in the world.
Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek is adventurous where you will enjoy the stunning glaciers and high snow-clad passes and difficult terrain. You will fall in love and sweep into paradise with the lush landscape, hidden valleys, high mountains like Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Annapurna and other 23 small peaks. During your trek, you will cross 2 high mountain passes, French pass (5,360 m) and Dhampus Pass (5,234 m) which you find more adventurous. Along with beautiful mountain and amazing terrain, you will also find a richness of flora and faunas in Dhaulagiri Circuit trek. You will cross through beautiful dense forest and unspoiled agricultural fields.
Your journey starts with the scenic drive to Beni which is your trekking starting point. During your trek, you will pass through the beautiful village of Darbang, Muri, and Chariban to Italian and Dhaulagiri Base Camp. The highest point of this trekking is the French pass (5,360 m). Due to its remoteness, you will find this trekking more adventurous.