ount Dhaulagiri (8167 m) is the seventh-highest peak on the planet. Dhaulagiri trek is the toughest trekking destination in Nepal.
Dhaulagiri literally means “white mountain,” which justifies a magnificent peak rising like a giant shoulder of shining ice and snow.
The trek lies in the west of Annapurna Range and Kali Gandaki Gorge. It takes you to the heart of the Annapurna region.
Dhaulagiri trekking is one of the adventurous trekking in Nepal. The trekking route follows glaciers and high snow-capped mountains. It is only recommended for individuals who are physically fit individuals.
Dhaulagiri trek explores a remote and off-the-beat-track area of the Himalayas. The trek starts from Beni and goes along the Myagdi Khola. It crosses the Dhaulagiri Himal to the Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve. The trek takes you to unspoiled and unexplored regions. It offers the lush landscape, the hidden valleys, traditional villages, and the spectacular views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt. Manaslu, Mt. Annapurna with other snow-clad mountains.
Apart from the abundant natural beauty, the trek offers its unique blend of tribal mountain settlements, holy temples, monasteries with its commendable religion and culture. You will have an opportunity to explore the ethnic groups. They have their story for centuries.
Talking about the highlights of Dhaulagiri trek Dhaulagiri round trip, Dhaulagiri base camp, Italian base camp, Japanese base camp is the most popular among trek. Dhampus Pass, French Pass, and Thapa Pass are other famous places you will be during this trek.
The best time to visit this heavenly place is between March-November.
Dhaulagiri trek is a perfect choice for trekkers who want to experience the raw nature and challenging route.