Since the terrain can be hard and the days long, hikers on these treks should be in good physical condition and have some previous mountain walking experience. Steep climbing may be involved, although it is never necessary to use ropes. Treks at this level can he arranged for periods of 16 to 21 days. Typically, a gradual ascent through a green river valley will lead you up to a number of high passes, where you will reach the altitude of 5416m. Often times, you will get a close insight into the Tibetan culture. Participants should expect to trek above 5416m/17872ft.Mode of Travel : Flight/Land
Dhaulagiri Himal is world’s seventh highest peak, rises from Kali Gandaki valley gorges and Dhaulagiri Circuit Trekking is the best destination for those who aspire for an adventurous trek. Since the circuit has technically tough topography, the route is challenging and is designed for those with previous experience of trekking at high elevation, with a firm head for heights, and who can handle the challenges posed by often technically difficult terrain.
Dhaulagiri circuit trekking is separated from the Annapurna region, which includes some fifteen peaks above 7000m, by Kali Gandaki Gorge which is deepest in the world. Beginning from the lowland inhabited by Brahmin and Chhetri, the trek also enters into the settlements of Magars and Gurungs and Thakali in the upper Kaligandaki with their exceptional cultures. Also, walking through the spotless valleys, traditional villages, and glaciers of Dhaulagiri, French pass and Thapa Pass offer a breathtaking panorama of Dhaulagiri ranges, Annapurna ranges, Nilgiri and the deepest gorges, Kaligandaki which simply make ever lasting memories of trekking in Nepal.
The Dhaulagiri circuit trekking is pretty strenuous but the trekkers who are willing to spend their holidays with beautiful scenery full of tranquillity can contact with Nepal wilderness trekking to prefer this better-secluded trekking destination.
Recheck your Equipment after planning to Dhaulagiri circuit trekking. Make sure you have enough gear to be warm and comfortable but without overloading. Usually you will experience warm days and cold nights depending on altitude and the time of year, For footwear, best walking boots with suitable ankle support that have been worn-in prior to the trek, and which are waterproof, warm socks, Gaiters for winter season, loose casual trousers, Thermal Leggings, Long skirt for women, trousers, and Waterproof trousers. For body Selection of T-shirts, and long sleeved shirts, preferably not cotton, Thermal shirt, warm shirt, possibly Fleece, Fleece jacket or warm wool jumper. Windproof, waterproof outer higher altitudes, Down jacket (optional for cold nights & mornings; can be hired or buy in Kathmandu cheaply) and for head and hand, Wool or fleece hat, or balaclava. Hat or cap for sun protection while trekking, Sunglasses or goggles, Warm gloves, sun cream.