Dhaulagiri Circuit with Dhampus Peak Climbing – Dhampus Peak (6012 meters also known as Thapa Peak) is located on the northern-east of the great Dhaulagiri massif in the Annapurna range. This 6012-meter high peak is one of the non-technical climbing peaks and can also be a good beginning climbing option for aspiring mountaineers. Dhampus Peak Climbing offers the incredible view of Tukuche Peak, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Tilicho Peak, Nilgiri, SitaChuchura, Tukche Peak, Thorong Peak, Tangu Peak, Tsarste and Hongde Peak. We also explore the different quaint and cultural villages of Kaligandaki valley.
The peak can be reached by following the famous mount Dhaulagiri Circuit trek trail. The trail to the mountain separates from the Hidden Valley camp after the French pass. Dhampus peak base camp is only a few hours away from the Hidden Valley camp and the only requires one day from the base camp to climb to the summit.
This is one of the non-technical peaks of the Himalayas and beginners with a bit of training during the climb can attempt to climb the peak. As minimum pre-requisite for this peak, all attempting climber must a good level of physical fitness.
Visit Himalaya Trek organizes and makes all the arrangement for climbing the mountain. The trek and expedition crew are highly qualified and trained personnel with a good decade-long experience of climbing and trekking in the Himalayas of Nepal.
Dhaulagiri Circuit with Dhampus Peak Climbing Trip Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu. (1335 meters).
Day 02: Sightseeing and Trek Preparation.
Day 03: Fly to Pokhara and drive to Darbang (1110 meters) via Beni.
Day 04: Trek to Muri (1720 meters).
Day 05: Trek to Boghara (2000 meters).
Day 06: Trek to Dobang (2350 meters).
Day 07: Trek to Sallaghari (3000 meters).
Day 08: Trek to Italian Base Camp (3630m).
Day 09: Acclimatization day at Italian Base Camp.
Day 10: Trek to Glacier Camp (4200 meters).
Day 11: Trek to Dhaulagiri Base Camp (4748 meters).
Day 12: Cross French Pass (5350 meters) and trek to Hidden Valley (5080 meters).
Day 13: Trek to Dhampus Peak Base Camp (5150 meters)
Day 14: Summit Dhampus Peak (6012 meters and trek to Hidden Valley (5080 meters)
Day 15: Extra Day.
Day 16: Cross Dhampus Pass (5244 meters) and trek to Yak Kharka (4700 meters).
Day 17: Trek to Jomsom (2720 meters).
Day 18: Flight to Pokhara.
Day 19: Sightseeing at Pokhara and fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 20: Departure.
Service Includes on trip cost.
Service excludes on trip cost
|Visit Himalaya Treks has always been keen on safety on the journey. We have prepared Trekking Equipment List which the trekkers will need during their trek in Nepal. The following list should help you with your packing. Generally, you should always try to keep the weight of your equipment to a minimum. The weight of your trek bag while trekking should be no more than 15 KG. You must bring the following items:|
Climbing gear for peak Climbing Trips.
Ice Axe w/Leash (General mountaineering tool. Sizing is important: under 5’7″ use a 60cm tool; 5’7″- 6’1″ use a 65cm tool; over 6’1″ use a 70cm tool. (Too short is preferable to too long).)
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