Mohare Danda Trekking
Activities: Trekking, Hiking & Sightseeing
Max altitude: 3300 m
Trip Duration: 11 N / 12 D
Group Size: Min 2 pax
Trip route: Kathmandu – Pokhara – Galeshwor – Bas Kharka – Nagi – Mohare Danda – Danda Kharka – Tikot – Tiplang – Pokhara – Kathmandu
Mohare Danda Trek takes you to the peaceful off beaten path in Annapurna’s foothills Exploring the unexplored region, trekkers can enjoy the wonderful culture, nature, friendly people and stunning view of one of the longest chains of mountains. Mohare Danda (3300m) is the closest point to view the massive Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. The Mohare Danda Trekking is the perfect alternative of the overcrowded Ghorepani – Poonhill Trekking. It is the best choice for those enthusiast travelers who have short time to explore unlimited cultural and natural beauties of Nepal. Moreover, you can also see glorious sunrise and sunset views over the glittering mountains.
Highlights of the Trip
Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu & Patan
Mohare Danda Trekking
Breath taking Himalayas and natural beauty
Local lifestyle and culture
Stunning landscapes, sunrise, sunset views over the Himalayas
Green terraced farm different waterfalls, swift flowing rivers, and traditional villages
Closest view of massive Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges
Beautiful rhododendron and pine forest, numerous ethnic settlements
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu- D
Welcome to Nepal. At your arrival in Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, Himalayan Namobuddha Travel and Treks’ representative will be there to welcome you. The representative will help you to check in your hotel rooms. In the hotel, you will be briefed about your activities during the trip. In the evening you will be welcomed with a dinner in one of the typical Nepali restaurant with cultural programs. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu & Patan- B
After breakfast in the hotel, we do sightseeing around Kathmandu City. We start our day trip from Thamel, this is the famous tourist street of Kathmandu city. You can shop your needy equipments, then to the famous historical place Kathmandu Durbar Square along with tour of local market and local lifestyle of Nepal. And then we will be visiting Patan Durbar Square and living goddess of Nepal – KUMARI of Patan. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (about 7 hrs)- B
After breakfast in the hotel, we will drive to Pokhara. The first day of our journey begins through drive up to Pokhara, a beautiful lake city. Enjoying the beautiful scenario of greenery hills and villages we will reach to Pokhara. Reaching there you have free time on your own. Overnight at Lakeside, Pokhara.
Day 04: Drive from Pokhara to Galeshwor (about 3.5 hrs) and trek to Bas Kharka (1525m) (3-4 hrs)-B,L,D
After breakfast, we drive to Galeshwor along bank of Kali Gandai river and start our first trekining to Bas Kharka. The trail ascend by crossing suspension bridge over deepest gorge “Kali Gandaki river” through green forest. Overnight at Bas Kharka.
Day 05: Trek from Bas Kharka to Nagi (2300m) (5-6 hrs)-B,L,D
Our trail goes along the beautiful villages, stunning views of mountains and impressive landscapes. We also visit organic farm school and Magar settlement on this day. Overnight at Nagi.
Day 06: Trek from Nagi to Mohare Danda (3300m) (6-7 hrs)-B,L,D
The trail passes through the forest of oaks, bamboo and rhododendrons to Mohare Danda that offers the most beautiful Himalayan scenerieswith the amazing sunset and sunrise. Overnight at Mohare Danda.
Day 07: Trek from Mohare Danda to Danda Kharka (2800m) (2-3 hrs)
Today is the relaxing day, a short descend down brings you to Danda Kharka located in the middle of beautiful rhododendrons forest.Danda Kharka is located in the middle of the Rhododendron forest in one of the peaceful places of the world. Overnight at Danda Kharka.
Day 08: Trek from Danda Kharka to Tikot (2300m) (5-6 hrs)-B,L,D
Trekking trail descend to another huge and beautiful settlement of Pun (Magar) to Tikot. Mohare trek is for cultural experience of the one of the ethnic groups of known Magars. Overnight at Tikot.
Day 09: Trek from Tikot to Tiplang (about 3 hrs) and drive to Pokhara (3-4 hrs)
Trek comes to an end after a short and steep descends to Kaligandaki River. After crossing the bridge and we drive you back to Pokhara.Overnight at Pokhara.
Day 10: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (about 7 hrs)-B
You will reach Kathmandu by 7 hrs. Upon your arrival transfer to hotel and relax. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 11: Free day in Kathmandu-B,D
This day you will have free day on your own. In the evening, Himalayan Namobuddha Travel and Trek will take you for a farewell lunch or dinner in one of the finest restaurant. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
Day 12: Departure day-B
Today is your departure day. Himalayan Namobuddha’s representative will drop you to Airport 3 hours before scheduled flight. It’s time to bid Nepal farewell visit and appreciate your visit to our country Nepal. Hopefully we shall meet again.
*Note: Above itinerary can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements. Please let us know whether you would like to make shorter or longer or any other further changes in above itinerary. We will provide you details accordingly.
1. Airport drop + Pick up by private transportation
2. Standard Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara with breakfast
3. Welcome dinner in typical cultural restaurant in Kathmandu.
4. Private transportation during sightseeing in Kathmandu.
5. License holder experienced tour guide during sightseeing and his salary, meal, transportation etc.
6. Local License holder trekking guide during the trek and his salary, accommodation, food, transportation, insurance etc
7. Local trekking porter and his salary, transportation , meal, accommodation and insurance
8. During the trek: accommodation with full meals (B-Breakfast, L-Lunch and D-Dinner)
9. All necessary ground transportation during the trek.
10. All necessary trekking permit and paper works.
11. Farewell lunch / dinner in Kathmandu.
12. Guided trekking map.
1. Entrance fees for sightseeing in Kathmandu.
2. Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara which are not mentioned
3. All personal expenses such as bar bills, beverage, snacks etc.
4. Extra shower, battery re-charge, laundry charge etc.
5. Personal clothing and gears.
6. Tips to guide (Expected but not mandatory)
7. Cost raised by cancelation, landslide, weather, political unrest, illness which are not under our control.
8. Emergency Helicopter rescue (to be covered by your insurance company)
9. Other things which are not mentioned above.
Wish you a wonderful Himalayan experience with us!!!