Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek

  • 21 Days
  • Strenous
  • FROM US$ 2550
Dhaulagiri Circuit Trek

Trip Facts

Mode of Travel: LAND + TREK

Program Type: TREKKING

Maximum Altitude: 5240M

Trip Seasons: APR - JUNE / SEPT - NOV

Trek Begins: BENI


Minimum Group Size: 2 Pax

Departures: Guaranteed on your date

Dhaulagiri circuit trek is one of the long and demanding trekking route in Nepal. Dhaulagiri, literally means" white mountain", is the seventh highest mountain in the world.

Trip Highlight

  • Crossing the French pass and trekking into the spectacular hidden valley
  • Magnificent view of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalayan range.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 :Arrive in Kathmandu 1380m.Stay overnight at Hotel.

Day 02 :Pre-trip meeting and preparation day at Kathmandu. Stay overnight at Hotel.

Day 03 :Drive to Beni by public bus (850m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 04 :Trek to Babiachor (950m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 05 :Trek to Dharapani (1,400m). Stay Overnight at tented camp.

Day 06 :Trek to Muri (1,850m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 07 :Trek to Boghara (2,080m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 08 :Trek to Dobang (2,520m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 09 :Trek to Choriban Khola (3,110m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 10 :Trek to the Italian Base Camp (3,660m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 11 :Acclimatization and rest day. Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 12 :Trek to the Glacier Camp (4,210m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 13 :Trek to the Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4,740m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 14 :Another acclimatization and rest day. Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 15 :Cross the French Pass (5,360m) and decend into the Hidden Valley (5,200m). Stay overnight at tented camp.

Day 16 :Cross Dhampus Pass (5,200m) and trek down to Yak Kharka (3,680m). Stay overnight at a tented camp.

Day 17 :Trek to Jomsom (2,710m). Stay Overnight at tented camp.

Day 18 :Morning 20 min flight to Pokhara and Sightseeing around Pokhara. Stay overnight at a hotel.

Day 19 :Drive back to Kathmandu (1,345m) and farewell dinner. Stay overnight at a hotel.

Day 20 :Leisure day or sightseeing around Kathamndu.

Day 21 :Transfer to the international airport for your final departure.

Note: The above information is a guide and standard template of what we provide. All our trips can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements.

What is Included

  • Pickup and drop from Tribhuwan international airport (Kathmandu Airport) by private vehicle.
  • Hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara on BB plan.
  • Guided City tour in Kathmandu.
  • All standard meal prepared by private cook during the trek (B/L/D).
  • All twin sharing accommodation in tented camp during the trek.
  • Government license holder English speaking local trekking guide.
  • The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage and to assist you during the trek.
  • All necessary camping gears i.e. Tents (sleeping, kitchen, dining, toilet and shower), mattresses, tables, chairs and all kitchen equipment. 
  • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine for all trekking staffs.
  • Down Jacket and sleeping bag by Broad Adventure (which needs to be returned after the trek.)
  • Free duffle Bag and trekking map of Dhaulagiri circuit.
  • Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu by public or tourist bus (as per availability).
  • One-way flight from Jomsom to Pokhara
  • All necessary paper works, TIMS card fee and national park entry fee.
  • Government taxes and official expense.
  • Farewell Dinner.

What is Not Included

  • Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu.
  • Travel insurance which covers emergency evacuation and medical (obligatory).
  • Sightseeing/Monument entrance fees in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • International airfare and airport departure tax.
  • Nepal entry visa, you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs).
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen.
  • Expenses of personal nature, Bottled water, alcoholic and cold drinks.
  • Personal trekking Equipment.
  • Accommodation, food and drinks in teahouses.
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg luggage, cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg).
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Tips for trekking staffs: Guide, assistant and porters, (Tipping is expected.)
  • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.

We do not have fixed departures for this trip. Please feel free to choose your own convenient date, we guarantee to depart our trip on your selected date.

Group discount is available for this trip, please check below group prices,

Group Size Price Departure Book
2 - 3 PAX       US$ 2550    On your preferred date (Guaranteed)    BookNow
4 - 9 PAX   US$ 2250    On your preferred date (Guaranteed)    BookNow
10+ PAX US$ 1999    On your preferred date (Guaranteed)    BookNow


Note: Above trip is based on organized Camping Trek.


  • We guarantee to depart your trip on your preferred date.
  • This trip is not suitable for children below 13 years.
  • The price marked on this website is based on minimum group size, Please contact us for special group discount:

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