Dhaulagiri is rarely visited and the valleys and villages surrounding it are unspoiled and unchanged .Our trek takes us across the kali Gandaki River and then north into the heart of the massif; from the base camp we come to the high point of our trek, the traverse of French Pass (5360 m), the hidden Valley and Dhampus Pass (5182 m), a high level; route which brings us back to the upper Kali Gandaki Valley in Jomsom. From here we, either, fly back to Kathmandu via Pokhara or we can continue from Jomsom till Birethanti or to Pokhara.
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu, transfer to hotel.
Day 2: Kathmandu sightseeing, hotel.
Day 3: Kathmandu - Baglung - Beni. Trek Begins: camp/lodge.
Day 4: Babichor, camp.
Day 5: Dharapani, camp.
Day 6: Mudi, camp.
Day 7: Boghara, camp.
Day 8: Dolang, camp.
Day 9: Pine Camp, camp.
Day 10: Italian Base camp, camp.
Day 11: Acclimatization at Italian B.C.
Day 12: Dhaulagiri Base camp.
Day 13: Free day.
Day 14: French Pass crossing - Touché Base camp.
Day 15: Thapa Peak ascent - Touché Base camp.
Day 16: Reserve day, camp.
Day 17: Thapa Pass - Yak Kharka, camp.
Day 18: Marpha, camp.
Day 19: Jomsom, camp.
Day 20: Jomsom - Pokhara - Kathmandu. Transfer to the hotel.
Day 21: Free day in Kathmandu, hotel.
Day 22: Final departure, transfer to airport.
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