GOVT. REG: 184445/074/075 PAN: 606773126

Mt. Dhaulagiri Expedition


Trip Overview

  • Duration:54 Days
    Max Altitude:7000M
  • Group Size:2-12 People
    Best Seasons:Spring (March To May) And Autumn (September To November)

Mt. Dhualagiri literally means The White Mountain. Almost all of its faces covered

by snow makes it one the most beautiful jewels of the Hiamalays. This is one of the most challenging, difficult and technical mountains above 8000M. Only seasoned climbers are interested in this formidable mountain. 

Trekking route to reach the first base camp for this expedition has splendid views. The trekking begins right after crossing Beni and Darbang. Other three camps need to be crossed after the first base camp before we reach the final base camp where the ascent of Mt.Dhaualagiri begins. As climbing Mt. Dhaulagiri needs technical climbing skill, experience of climbing mountain above 7000M is advised for anyone interested to summit this mountain.

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to hotel, Dhaulagiri expedition briefing with officially arrangements, overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: Leisure time in Kathmandu valley for shopping or renting the Dhaulagiri expedition equipments. Overnight at Kathmandu

Day 03: After breakfast, relaxing or shopping with own activities and prepare for the Dhaulagiri expedition. Overnight at Kathmandu

Day 04: After breakfast, Kathmadu by private bus /van drive to Beni. overnight at Beni

Day 05: Tatopani (1189m). Overnight in lodge.

Day 06: Ghasa (2012m). Overnight in lodge.

Day 07: Tukuche (2591m). Overnight in lodge.

Day 08: Marpha (2667m). Change porters.

Day 09: Yak Kharka

Day 10: French Col

Day 11: Dhaulagiri Base Camp

Day 12-49: Mt. Dhaulagiri expedition period

Day 50: Clean up Base Camp

Day 51: Dhampus Col

Day 52: Marpha. Overnight in lodge.

Day 53: Jomsom. Overnight in lodge.

Day 54: Fly Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel.

  • All land transportation by Car, Van, Hiace or, tourist Bus (Airport/Hotel/Airport, expedition pick up & drop).
  • 6 Nights Hotel accommodations in Kathmandu at 3 star Hotel on Bed & Breakfast plan (before and after the expedition)
  • Transport of food supply and expedition equipments to Base Camp & back.
  • Full board in lodges during trekking to base camp & back.
  • All kitchen tent, store tent, dining tents, toilet tent, table, chairs & cooking utensils for BC.
  • Base Camp single sleeping tent & Mattress for each member, BC staffs & Liaison officer.
  • Food and fuel at Base Camp.
  • Service of cook and kitchen boy at Base Camp.
  • Service of Government Liaison officer.
  • 4 Oxygen bottles per member with mask and regulator for expedition use (Poisk Oxygen System).
  • 2 Oxygen for climbing Sherpa.
  • Equipments allowance, wages of cook, kitchen boy and Liaison officer.
  • Insurance of cook, kitchen boy, Liaison officer and porters.
  • Mt. Dhaulagiri  expedition permit
  • Mt. Dhaulagiri expedition route permit fee
  • Annaurna conservation area project fee ( ACAP Permit)
  • 1 high altitude Sherpa per climber to carry all food & gear to higher camps. Also assist the member during climb & summit attempt.
  • Common climbing equipment such as ropes, ice screws, ice bar, pitons, etc.
  • High altitude food.
  • High altitude fuel.
  • High altitude tents.
  • Per Person 60 KG. Expedition equipment's luggage or, barrels allowed for expedition till Base Camp.
  • Per Person 40 KG. Expedition equipment's luggage or, barrels is allowed for returned to Kathmandu.
  • 2 Expedition duffel bag or, Barrel for each member.
  • Generator or, Solar panel at Base Camp for light and charging.
  • Sat Phone available at Base Camp, but nominal charge for use.
  • Emergency medical oxygen at Base Camp.
  • Visa extension fee.
  • Agency service charge.
  • kathmandu valley sightseeing tour with guided trip as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathamndu valley sightseeing tour with private vehicle as mentioned in itinerary
  • Kathmandu International airport drop
  • International airfare from/to your country.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (can be obtained at the airport upon arrival).
  • Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu & Pokhara.
  • Hotel after 6 night stay in Kathmandu. 
  • Hotel after 5 night stay in Kathmandu
  • Personal climbing gear and equipment above Base Camp.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges, etc. for SAT phone, Walkie-Talkies, Communication equipment & commercial filming.
  • Personal insurance such as travel, accident, medical, emergency evacuation and lost luggage.
  • Applicable permit fees and customs charges and commercial filming.
  • Expenses of personal nature such as drinks, laundry, postage, telephone etc.
  • Tips and bonuses.
  • Garbage deposit fee.