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Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek 15 Days

Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek 15 Days

Dhaulagiri is the 7th highest mountain in the world standing at the height of 8167m. Mt. Dhaulagiri is also known as “white mountain” as the mountain remains covered with the white snow all around it. It is 5th highest one amongst in Nepal. Dhaulagiri massif is bounded north and southwest by a tributary of the Bheri River and Myagdi Khola. Dhaulagiri trek is one of the challenging treks of Nepal situated in the Annapurna region. 

The trek starts at Beni following the Myagdi Khola River. It offers you to explore the Gandaki Gorge, the deepest George in the world which has been opened recently. The duration of this trek is 20 days. The trail takes you through cultivated terraced hills, high passes, unoccupied valleys, deciduous trees, ferns and forests of oak, rivers, rhododendrons and many other floral species. The Dhaulagiri Circuit route was discovered by a French team in 1950. This trek includes the crossing of two high passes, French Pass (5350m) and Dhampus Pass (5244m) along the hidden valley is one of the most rewarding treks. One can see the stunning views of Dhaulagiri I (8167m), Dhaulagiri II (7751m), Dhaulagiri III (7715m), Dhaulagiri V (7618m), Macchapuchhre (6966m), Nilgiri (7061m), and Tukuche Peak (6920m).

The people living here are kind-hearted and they are of Gurung, Magar, Thakali community. They will welcome you with their sweet smile and provides you the warm hospitality. You will see their culture, tradition, and enjoying the lifestyle. There is a tea house with amazing Mountain View and terrace. 

This trek is for those who have high altitude trekking experience. You should have good physical condition. The best time to trek Dhaulagiri is March-April and October-November. The trek remains close in broad winter but you should be prepared for snowfall and windy weather in any season. You need Proper Mountain trekking equipment which includes ice ax, rope, crampons, and so on. 

We welcome you to experience the challenging trek to write your beautiful adventure story. 



Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek 15 Days