Dhaulagiri Region Trekking
Dhaulagiri Region Trek, separated from the Annapurna region by Kali Gandaki deepest Gorge includes some fifteen peaks above 7000mt. The trekking in this area is relatively strenuous and needs some high altitude trekking experiences, this region is new destination for trekkers. Geographically, it is a land of dramatic contrast. Trekking around the giant Himalayan Peak Dhaulagiri (8th highest Himalayan Peaks of the world) is one of the most challenging treks. The trek goes through big challenging mountain passes, crossing over French pass (5360 meter) and Thapa Pass (5200 meter); It is a challenging walk on an icy track. The massive mountains range of Dhaulagiri consisting of fifteen 7000 meter peaks is magnificent. Trekking of the main paths is not only possible, but can be immensely rewarding, though you do need a sense of adventure and an increased ability to deal with unexpected. Geographically, it is a land of dramatic contrast.
Dhaulagiri is one of the best and popular camping trekking it is located in the western part of Nepal which starts from beni and ends at Marpha.Mount Dhaulagiri (8137m), the seventh highest peak in the world, rises above the Kali Gandaki River.From this route we can see different sorts of flora and fauna,the very poor Nepalese life style,various magnificient scenery of snow capped mountains and the annapurna ranges. This trek is recommended for experienced high altitude trekkers in very good physical condition. The trek is possible only from September to November and March to Mays due to excessive snow and ice conditions in the winter and spring. The area is specially virgin territory for trekkers providing some extremely dramatic contrasts.