Mount Dhaulagiri is the seventh tallest mountain in the world with 8167 meters height. Dhaulagiri is the last mountain to be ascended among the 8000+ meters mountains in Nepal. The term Dhaulagiri is derived from two Sanskrit words “Dhawala” ad “Giri- which means White and Mountain respectively.
Dhaulagiri has five major summits – Dhaulagiri I -8167 meters), Dhaulagiri II -7751 meters, Dhaulagiri III -7715 meters, Dhaulagiri IV -7661 meters, and Dhaulagiri V -7618 meters. The first successful ascent of Dhaulagiri was made on 13th May 1960 by the Swiss-Austrian expedition team led by Fritz Moravec which included Kurt Diemberger, Peter Diener, Ernst Forrer, Albin Schelbert, Nyima Dorje Sherpa and Nawang Dorje Sherpa.
The expedition takes you through some popular villages in the region. Something one should try is a special apple Brandy, Marpha, named after the place itself. Mount Dhaulagiri Expedition offered by Legend of Himalaya, is a perilous journey. As a result of which, the safety of our clients is of paramount importance to us. The expedition team will be led by a Government of Nepal certified guides and Sherpas, who will work to ensure that the journey is safe and comfortable for all the expedition team. With the goal of providing the best possible Himalayan experience, we work tirelessly to make your expedition an unforgettable one. We highly recommend that you ask us all the questions which you think might be prudent for the trip. Thus helping us plan better to provide better service.
Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel
Expedition Preparations - Equipment Shopping and Documents Preparation
Expedition Briefing and Final Preparations
Drive to Beni (8-9 hours drive)
Drive to Marpha (4-6 hours drive)
Trek to Yak Kharka (5-6 hours trek)
Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (5-6 hours trek)
Trek to Yak Kharka (4-5 hours trek)
Trek to Jomsom (5-6 hours trek)
Flight to Pokhara and free day in pokhara
Pokhara to Kathmandu by buss or by flight its upon your recommended
free day in Kathmandu Evening fawell dinner with all staff
departure to international airport
Transportation Arrival and departure on domestic and international flight.
Standard hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with B/B plan. All domestic flight charges.
All transportation service from starting and ending point of mt Dhaulagiri Expedition.
Climbing sherpa guide for Dhaulagiri expedition.
Expedition group climbing gears like rope,ice bar etc. Permit for Expedition.
High altitude meal full board while on trekking to Dhaulagiri base camp and while climbing.
All the expenses and insurance of liaison officer-Gov.of Nepal.
Cooking support crew and porter with their equipment daily wages food and insurance etc.
High altitude tents and necessary gadgets like EPI gas and burner for high climb.
Camping and kitchen equipment like base camp tents dining tent with table and chair kitchen tent with all member tent and toilet tent.
We provide warm clothing trek gear for Nepali staff including porters.
Life and medical insurance for Nepali staff and porter. Portable altitude chamber first aid kit.
Communication device like satellite phone and walkie- talkie in case of emergency- use pay
Emergency oxygen with regulator and mask while on trekking to base camp-use pay.
International airfare and airport tax.
Nepal entry visa fees.
Medical and personal high risk insurance.
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu. Bar and beverage bills.
Personal equipment and climbing gears. Emergency Rescue evacuation.
Climbing bonus 1500$ for summit climbing and base camp staffs tips and personal nature expenses.
Permit fee and customize tripom charge for sat phone communication gadget and commercial filming whole on Expedition.
Garbage deposit 4000.usd sharing of the total person and deposit fee will be not refunded if the client climber don’t take back their garbage to Kathmandu. not this is just for sharing permit from out group not for package group.