Mt. Dhaulagiri Expedition (56 days)
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Duration: 56 Days
Type of Trek: Tea house/Camping.
Activities: Trekking, Expedition, Culture Tours
No of Pax: 2 to 15
Max Altitude: 8167 m.
Mode of travel: Land and flight Transportation
Best Month: September/October/November/March/April/May
Minimum Pax: 2 persons
Mt. Dhaulagiri expedition is challenging expedition in Nepal. Mt. Dhaulagiri is 9th highest mountain in the world. Dhaulagiri expedition offers a nice trek of Around Dhaulagiri, Dhaulagiri pass trekking, Dhaulagiri circuit in Annapurna region. Mount Dhaulagiri expedition take to you heart of the Annapurna region including beautiful Himalayan views of Annapurna , Dhaulagiri & Manaslu region. Normally, four camps will be set up for climbing Dhaulagiri mountaineering. Advance Dhaulagiri base camp will be set up at 5,330 m. Which is used for depositing the stuff and not as camping due to avalanche danger. Camp I will be set up at 5,900m. on the Col. which requires climbing towards the east from the Advance Dhaulagiri Base Camp. Dhaulagiri Camp II will be fixed at 6,400m. Which will require stretches of steep climbing. From Dhaulagiri Camp II, we climb towards west side with steep climbing and arrive Dhaulagiri Camp III at 7,200m. We then climb towards the East Ridge. When we get over the ridge, we will have to be very careful climbing over the ridge and probably, we will have to face strong wind while climbing and arrive at Dhaulagiri Camp IV, 7,500m. The climbing of this section is considered the most difficult in the expedition. Then we will push the summit and return to Dhaulagiri Camp III if everything goes well as planned. If we could not approach the summit from Dhaulagiri Camp IV due to bad weather or other reasons, we will have to fix bivouac at 7,900m.and next day try to push to the summit.
Mt. Dhaulagiri expedition commence from Beni after 4 hours drive from Pokhara. Everest View Treks & Expedition’s climbing guide take to you through the beautiful valley of Tatopani, Ghasa, Marpha, Yak Kharka, Dhaulagiri base camp and eventually summit the Mt. Dhaulagiri summit. Autumn & Spring season is best time for Dhaulagiri mountaineering but we Everest View Treks And Expedition arrange as per mountaineers wish & holiday schedule. Good physical fitness and climbing skill required for Dhaulagiri climbing. Minimum 8 weeks required for Dhaulagiri expedition. Since Dhaulagiri expedition has been open for mountaineering, we Everest view Treks & expedition successfully attempt numerous groups to summit.