Accommodation: Hotel accommodation + Camping
Transportation: By drive to Beni via Pokhara
Best Season: Autumn and Spring.
Maximum Altitude: 8167 m
Duration: 45 days
Trip Grade: Challenging.
Dhaulagiri Expedition, world’s seventh highest mountain at 8167 meters, is tremendously popular expedition as it offers a great trek of Dhaulagiri circuit in the Annapurna region. Ever since it was first climbed by the Swiss team in the 1960’s, Dhaulagiri has always remained as one of favorite mountains for expeditions despite being very difficult and challenging.
The south and north faces of Dhaulagiri both feature massive drops, each rising above 4000 meters from its base; they both have been epic site for climbs. However, before setting you up for Dhaulagiri expedition, it’s important for us to gain a full understanding of your body's response to altitude and help you gain experience with Himalayan conditions. That’s why we highly recommend you to join our preparatory programs of mountaineering, which is conducted in other mountains a bit easier to attempt.
If you have any confusion or questions on the expedition, then please feel free to contact us for more details. Our team of mountaineering experts will try the level best to discuss your queries.
Day 01: Arrival and transfer to Hotel.
Day 02: Preparing Expedition
Day 03: Briefing in Ministry of Tourism
Day 04: Drive Beni & Darbang - Camping
Day 05: Darbang - Baskot village – Camping
Day 06: Baskot village - Bagar – Camping
Day 07: Bagar - Dovan - Camping
Day 08: Dovan - Pina (forest camp) Sallaghari –Camping
Day 09: Pina (forest) -Italian Base Camp – Camping
Day 10: Italian B.C. - Dhaulagiri B.C.4740m.– Camping
Day 11-39: Climbing Period
Day 40: Prepared return to Kathmandu
Day 41: Dhaulagiri Base camp - Yak Khark - Camping
Day 42: Yak Khark – Marpha - Jomsom – Hotel
Day 43: Fly to Pokhara & Kathmandu
Day 44: Free day in Kathmandu for shopping
Day 45: Final Departure to the airport