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Mohare Danda Trek - 11 Days

Mohare Danda Trek

Mohare Danda Trek takes you on a journey towards, The remote and quaint trail located on the foothills of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri peaks. Explore the remote trail of Mohare Danda and its old-fashioned Gurung and Magar settlements.Traditional lifestyle, cozy community- lodge stay and peaceful surrounding. This trek is a recently discovered trail that inside the world’s deepest gorge. The Kali Gandaki Gorge between Annapurna and Dhaulagiri region.  Additionally, This trek  also considered the best alternative to the neighboring Ghorepani Poon Hill trek.

Mohare Danda Trek  also known as ‘Rhododendron Trek’. Mainly because you get to traverse along with the lush Rhododendron forests en route to Mohare Danda. The 11-day  Trek begins upon your arrival in Kathmandu followed by a cultural sightseeing tour of Kathmandu Valley. Afterward, you’ll drive 200 km west to Pokhara and embark on a short bus ride to Galeshwor. The trek gradually goes alongside Kali Gandaki River and climbs the forested trail past Magar villages of Banskharka, Nangi, and Mohare Hill towards Mohare Danda.

From the top of Mohare Danda trek, you can enjoy the majestic Himalayan sights of Annapurna (8091 m), Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Nilgiri (7061 m), and Hiunchuli (6441 m) among others. You’ll lodging entirely in community-based lodges along the trail that offers the feel of staying with the locals. You’ll begin descending and walk past popular Gurung villages of Deurali and Ghandruk. Ghandruk is a popular Gurung village on the trail which is famous for offering home stay facilities in the presence of the glorious mountain backdrop. The trek concedes upon your return to Pokhara. Mohare Danda trek  suited for all kind of trekkers including family and group travelers. The perfect time to visit Mohare Danda remains during spring and autumn seasons.

Ace Vision Nepal is a pioneer in all sorts of treks, hikes, and travel packages in Nepal. Our well-trained staffs can handle your every question and problems. The rate we provide are affordable and the memory we provide are quite expensive.

Trip Highlight:

  • Enjoy trekking to the newly discovered trail inside Annapurna region
  • Enjoy the majestic vistas of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Nilgiri ranges
  • Observe the ethnic lifestyle, cuisine, and culture of Indigenous Magar and Gurung tribe
  • Enjoy staying in community-run lodges with the local families.

Day 1
Arrival at Kathmandu airport and transfer to hotel. | Welcome Dinner

You will enter Nepal along with the views of the Himalayas. You will land at the Tribhuvan International Airport where our representative will welcome you. Exiting the airport, you will drive all the way to your hotel. You can head out to explore the attractions in the valley or choose to rest. We will host you a welcome dinner at the end of the day.

Day 2
Trek Preparation and Kathmandu Sightseeing

Today, you’ll undertake a cultural tour of Kathmandu City. The tour includes visiting the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in the Kathmandu Valley. Beginning with Swayambhunath, the tour heads to the cultural hotspot of Kathmandu Durbar Square. Next up is the Hindu temple of Pashupatinath followed by a visit to Boudhanath Stupa. Meanwhile, you can also make adequate preparations for the trek.

Day 3
Kathmandu to Pokhara by bus. Driving 7-8 hours.

After early breakfast at the hotel, you’ll embark on a scenic drive from Kathmandu to the tourist hub of Pokhara. Pokhara is a popular touristic city popular that offers various kinds of adventure sports including bungee and paragliding. The scenic ride passes through massive hills, large rivers, and colorful settlements of central west Nepal. Upon your arrival at Pokhara, you’ll be transferred to your hotel.

Day 4
Pokhara to Galeshwor by bus and trek to Bans Kharka (1525 mt.). Driving 4 hours and walking for 3 hours.

After early breakfast at the hotel, you’ll embark on a short drive northwest of the city through Baglung Highway towards Galeshwor village. Galeshwor lies just beside Kali Gandaki River. You’ll drive past Nayapul and arrive at a small village. After lunch, you’ll begin trekking and cross the lush forested path to reach Bans Kharka. Overnight in a community lodge.

Day 5
Bans Kharka to Nangi (2300 mt.). Walking for 5-6 hours.

Leaving Bans Kharka, you’ll begin trekking through the lushly decorated rhododendron forest towards Nangi village. The 5-6hr long trek climbs from Bans Kharka and passes along numerous smaller Magar settlements. You can catch the stunning views of the nearby mountains and impressive landscapes en route to Nangi. Once at Nangi, you can choose to visit the organic farm school. Overnight in an eco-community lodge.

Day 6
Nangi to Mohare Danda (3300 mt.). Walking for 6-7 hours.

Leaving Nangi village, you’ll begin trekking through the beautiful Oak and Rhododendrons forests towards Mohare Hill. The trail goes uphill while offering the magnificent views of Machhapuchhre (6997m), Annapurna South (7219m), Dhaulagiri (8167m), Tukuche (6920m), and Nilgiri (7061m). Mohare Danda is a hill-top situated at 3300m near the Kali Gandaki Gorge. You can enjoy the beautiful sunset before retreating back to your eco-community lodge.

Day 7
Mohare Danda to Deurali (3090 mt.). Walking for 6 hours.

Today, you’ll wake up with the magnificent views of the beautiful mountains in Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. After a hearty meal, you’ll begin descending down the Mohare hill and make way towards Deurali village. Deurali is a traditional Gurung inhabited village lying en route to Ghandruk. En route to Deurali, you will be gifted with the beautiful sights of Annapurna, Gangapurna, and Hiunchuli ranges.

Day 8
Deurali to Ghandruk (1940 mt.). Walking for 6-7 hours.

The trail drops from Deurali village and heads along with the rhododendron forests toward Ghandruk village. The trail offers a close view of both Annapurna I (8091m) and Machhapuchhre (6997m). Ghandruk is a traditional Gurung village that remains popular for its heritage sites, well-preserved culture, authentic architecture, and native Gurung inhabitants. You can explore the village before resting for the night at the hotel.

Day 9
Ghandruk to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara (820 mt.). Walking for 4 hours.

Leaving Ghandruk village, you’ll begin descending along with the neatly paved stone steps towards Nayapul. The descent can be a bit tough, however, it will take you along the beautiful settlement of Ghandruk. You’ll walk along Modi Khola and descend through the terraced fields that lead to Nayapul. From here, you’ll catch your commute back to Pokhara.

Day 10
Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist bus/Flight

Today, you leave the lively city of Pokhara and make a return journey to Kathmandu. The drive joins the winding roads on the Prithvi Highway and heads east. The drive is coupled by mesmerizing views of the Trishuli River, surrounding hills, and small settlements on the way. In Kathmandu, you can rest at your hotel or explore around the city.

Day 11
Transfer to airport for your final departure from Nepal.

As your exciting trip in Nepal comes to end, you can feel free to shop for gifts and souvenirs. According to your departure flight, you can also explore the city. Later, a company representative will take you back to the airport for your scheduled flight to the next destination.

THE PRICE INCLUDES

  • Food: Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) During trek,& Breakfast in Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • Transportation: Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu by tourist bus, Private
  • Vehicle from Pokhara to Galeshwor, Nayapul to Pokhara. Airport
  • Transfer by private vehicle.
  • Documents: Trekking permit of Annapurna Conservation Area Project(ACAP) and Trekkers’ Information Management System(TIMS) card
  • Human Recourse: A professional & experience English Speaking Guide & one porter (20/22 kg) per two trekkers. All expenses(wages,accommodation,meals,transportation,insurance) of the Guide & Porters are covered.
  • Tax/Service Charge: we assure you of no hidden charges later in the day.fees,service charges,& taxes are fixed.

THE PRICE DOES NOT INCLUDE

  • Personal expenses(battery-charging fees,Hot shower,Photography,Wifi,Laundry,Phone calls etc).
  • Tips to Guides and porters.
  • Travel insurance and Nepal visa fee.
  • All expenses not mentioned in inclusion

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Price From USD 950 USD $ 750/person
750
Total $ 750 USD

Trip Facts

  • Teahouse/Lodge
  • Moderate
  • Min 2
  • Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus/Flught
  • 3300 M
  • 11 Days