About Dhaulagiri Round Trek
Dhaulagiri Round Trek is the ideal package for adventure lovers who are in a quest to find an off-beaten-trail along with unspoiled nature and a less crowded route. The trek moves around the 7th highest mountain in the world, Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m). Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek was discovered in 1950 during the Mt. Annapurna Expedition. The trek ventures to the remotest part of western Nepal and offers some of the most spectacular sceneries.
The meaning behind the name Dhaulagiri is Dazzlingwhite Mountain, which itself speaks for the tempting beauty of this Himalayan mountain. Besides Mt. Dhaulagiri, you will be witnessing panoramic views of several other snow-covered mountains like Mt. Annapurna (8,091 m), Mt. Machhapuchhre (6,693 m), Sita Chuchura (6,600 m), Manapathi Himal (6,380 m), Tukuche Peak (6,920 m), Thapa Peak (6,012 m), Mt. Nilgiri (7,061 m), Tilicho Peak (7,134 m), Thorong Peak (5,416 m), and so on.
Trekking through the lush terraced hillsides, high alpine pastures, picturesque villages, high passes, and isolated valleys, you will complete this journey. Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek 17 days presents some of the most amazing wonders like the deepest gorge in the world- Kali Gandaki Gorge, a very unique lifestyle, and ancient cultural heritage. You will cross two challenging passes French Col (5,360 m) and Dhampus Pass (5,240 m), which demands gears like ice-ax, crampon, rope, etc.
You will explore the Hidden Valley and reach the Dhaulagiri Base Camp. Along the trail, you will observe different cultures, traditions, and practices. There are various stupas, monasteries, and colorful prayer flags on the trail, which add the essence of divinity and purity to the journey. The experience you will get on Dhaulagiri Round Trek is remarkable. Learn leadership and serving with bare minimum modern options.
You need to be physically and mentally strong to join Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek. Prior experience is also needed. We have designed our Dhaulagiri Round Trek itinerary with our firsthand experience on the trail. Likewise, we also organize tailor-made Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek. Contact us for further information about the trek or Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek cost.