Dhaulagiri Base Camp / Hidden Valley Trek
Trip Title: Dhaulagiri Base Camp / Hidden Valley Trek
Trip Length: 19 Days
Trip Grade: B/C [Grading Overview]
National Park: Annapurna [Parks Overview]
Activity Grade: 5/5+ [Grading Overview]
Special Focus: Dhaulagiri Base Camp
Months: April, May, June, September, October, November,
Please view our Maps Page to see if this trip has a map.Description:
You need to be fit for this teahouse and camping trek off the main trail circumventing the awesome Dhaulagiri Base Camp / Hidden Valley Trek taking in three 5000m passes finishing on the Annapurna circuit.You will need crampons and be pretty fit to undertake this spectacular walk under the this Himalayan giant! For those wanting real Mountain experience without actually having to climb!!Itinerary:
Kathmandu (1.400m) to Pokhara (900m) by bus to Pokhara – Pokhara Excursion – stay in Hotel.
Bus to Beni (850m) and begin trekking, the first day is to Babichaur (950m).
Camp under the east face of Dhaulagiri 4.
Pakabon(3.585m). Camp under west face of Dhaulagiri 1. Sometimes know as Italian Camp.
Camp Glacier(3.810m – 4200m). Camp on Chhonbardan Glacier – site of American and French Base Camps.
Camp glacier (3.810m) to Dhaulagiri base camp (4.750m). Views onto the north face of Dhaulagiri 1.
Dhaulagiri base camp(4.750m) to Hidden valley(4.900m) cross French pass 5.360m.
Hidden valley(4.900m) to Yak kharka(3.990m) cross Thapa pass 5.230m.
Yak kharka (3.990m) to Marpha(2.667m).
Marpha(2.667m) to Kagbeni(2.807m).
Kagbeni(2.807m) to Muktinath(3.802m).
Moktinath(3.802m) to Jomosom(2.743m).
Jomosom(2.743m) to Pokhara(900m) by air.
Pokhara(900m) to Kathmandu(1.400m) by air.
Minimum Group of 02 – Euro 1850 Per Person
Group of 03-06 – Euro 1500 Per Person
Group of 07-12 – Euro 1400 Per Person
The Price includes:
Camping accommodation in tents.
Food (except bar bill)
Staffs (Guide, sherpas, cook, kitchen boys, porters) and their all expenses
Trekking Permit, National Park Entry Permit, TIMS (Trekking Information
Management System) Card.
Ground transportation: Private bus drive to Pokhara and from Pokhara to Beni.
Pokhara excursion and 3 star hotel accommodation in Pokhara.
Jomson to Pokhara flight.
Pokhara to KTM filght.
International airport pick up and drop
3 nights in a hotel in KTM – Two nights before leaving for the trek and One when
returning – 3 star with breakfast!
Price does not include:
Personal nature expenses like laundry, communication, shopping etc. personal insurance, visa, airport tax, crampons and 4 season mountain boots – B2 / C2