On first arrival at Kathmandu-Nepal international airport, our staff and guide will receive with traditional welcome. A short drive to your hotel in the hub of Kathmandu city, on checking into your nice rooms. After getting refreshed from the jet-lag, join at the hotel lobby and at meeting room for trek briefing provided by our guide or leader. Information about the hotel, lodge on treks with full details of trekking trails, food and accommodation on treks. As well with do’s and don’ts with welcome group dinner in an authentic Nepali restaurants with local cultural program along with Nepali meals.
Morning after breakfast, the city / cultural guide will meet you at the hotel for tour around Kathmandu World Heritage Sites. As well visiting interesting places of steeped with history and culture. After the tour back at the hotel, preparation for Mohare Danda Trekking.
Morning leaving the hotel for exciting overland journey to beautiful Pokhara, the renowned tourist city in Nepal. The drive leads on the main highway following the Trisuli River, quite popular river for rafting. On reaching Mugling Bazaar, then heading due west facing views of Manaslu and Annapurna Himalayas.
As the drive reach Pokhara city, and then transfer into a nice hotel by the calm Phewa Lake side. Where all good hotels, restaurants and shops are located.
Morning after a good breakfast, a few hours of interesting drive leads beyond the Pokhara city and the valley outskirt. During drive enjoy views of Annapurna range of peaks with majestic Machhapuchare Himal the famous Fish Tail that dominates the Pokhara valley. The drive leads on Pokhara-Baglung, Beni highway reaching large town at Beni, headquarters of Mygdi district. As drive head further towards a small village of Galeshwor, located at the bank of Kaligandaki River.
At Galeshwor with time for lunch stop, and then getting organized for first day trek, the trail follows to gradual up. Walking through small farm village and hamlets within well-tended terrace fields. After few hours of climb reaching
Bhaise-Kharka for overnight, a small settlement, with few simple basic lodges for overnight accommodation.
The huts and cottages from here on although simple but nice and cosy, which serves as Home Stays, managed by the local Magar village community.
The main tribes of western hills of Nepal Himalayas enriched with exotic traditional cultures.
From Bhaise Kharka, farm village, after breakfast today leads to a long trekking of near six hours to reach Nangi. The morning starts with gentle slow climb heading into green forested trail, facing dramatic wonderful country landscapes.
After a steady climb having short refreshing stops, and heading higher areas to end the days walk reaching Nangi. A small settlement with few simple huts built of stones and thatched or corrugated roof top serving as Home-Stay lodge.
After getting organized in a nice room, explore around the village and its organic vegetable garden. The organic garden and crops fields are maintained for educational purpose. Boosting income as well the local economy for the local Magar hill tribe community.
After an enjoyable and pleasant overnight stay in a nice cosy lodge at Nangi with warm hospitality of the friendly local. From here towards our goal and highlights, as climb leads into a dense tree lines of rhododendron and pines.
Facing grand views of surrounding hills and snow-capped peaks, the climb continues till Mohare Danda is reached. Having a refreshing rest, and then marvel the magnificent vista of a wide panorama overlooking grand views of
Mt. Dhaulagiri. Includes Nilgiris, and Annapurna Himalayas series of peaks, as far towards Manaslu Himalaya range with towering Machhapuchare Himal / Fish Tail.
After a great wonderful scenery of staggering mountain range overnight at Mohare Danda eco-community lodge. Afternoon enjoy short walk facing stunning sunset views that reflects on white peaks of Western Himalayas.
Wake up early morning for striking sunrise views over chain of Himalayan snow peaks from Dhaulagiri, Annapurna to Manaslu Himalaya range.
After a glorious refreshing morning views, then enjoy breakfast on the highest point of the trek, then bid farewell to cheerful villagers. The trail follows to a long descent to Khibang, with few short climb. More or less on downhill all the way to overnight stop at Khibang for overnight halt in a small farm village.
Check into a nice local home-stay hut / cottage, which is also managed by the village Eco-Community.
From Khibang walk leads to another nice village of Tikot, a short day morning walk reaching for lunch and overnight stop. The walk for Khibang leads to long descent through many smaller farm areas and villages. The walk continues on winding path amidst dense trees, then coming across an open area at Tikot for lunch and overnight halt. Enjoy the comfort of a nice lodge managed by Magar and Eco-Community. Rest of the day take a short walk and relax enjoying the surrounding magnificent scenery.
Final and last day walk from Tikot, morning a short trek to the road-head at Tiplyang a farm village, situated on Beni and Tatopani road.
The walk leads downhill towards low warm areas reaching Tiplyang, located by the Kaligandaki River. A moderate size farm village situated on route to Mustang and Pokhara via Beni town. At Tiplyang enjoy refreshing stop for lunch, then taking a drive in a local vehicles for exciting ride to Pokhara. On reaching Pokhara transfer into a nice hotel by the Phewa Lake side. Enjoy the afternoon exploring the lakeside facing grand views of Annapurna and Manaslu Himal range. Pokhara offers wide range of short Adventure Sports activities, like Para Gliding, Bungee Jumping, Zip Line and Ultra-Light flight etc.
Morning leaving the hotel in Pokhara, drive in a private vehicle or on regular Tourist Bus, as per size of a group. The scenic and interesting overland journey to Kathmandu on the same exciting highway. After hours of driving reaching back to your hotel in Kathmandu, rest of the day at leisure.
Enjoy an extra day in Kathmandu with individual activities or get into shopping spree. Interested people can join for another interesting tour of other cities of Kathmandu valley. Sightseeing around Patan / Lalitpur or the famous Bhaktapur city Durbar Square, worth a visit.
After an enjoyable and most mesmerizing time in Nepal, around the Himalayas on Mohare Danda Trek. As time for departure, our staff transfer you to international airport for flight homeward bound or to next port of call.
Age is no bar for this short moderate trek for a week duration, family with young kids and elderly people can join. But all needs to be physically fit and in sound health to cope with ups and downhill walks. Rest of the walks is normal spending overnights in a nice lodge with comprehensive food menu to enjoy.
For young infants, can hire extra porter to carry the kids if required, especially on ups and downhill.
Nearly all villages and lodges have electricity from Hydro or Solar power, but on this trek on leaving Pokhara. As the trek leads to remote isolated settlement around the mountain village, most lodge provides electricity run by solar power. Where one can charge electronic items, on paying an extra fee for using the power as per gadgets charged. As for internet and cell phone communications, every lodges have the Wi-Fi and internet services, but can be quite disturbing sometimes due to weather and location wise.
From Pokhara onwards to Mohare Danda, accommodation are simple and basic till the end of the trek at Tiplyang village. All lodges en route are simple with basic rooms, having common bathe and toilets. But serves good foods as per the menu provided on every lodge restaurants in a nice large dining rooms.
The foods includes from Continental, Chinese, Indian, Tibetan to Nepali meals and refreshing hot drinks of choices.
The itinerary we have provided, allows much time for acclimatization, although a high altitude walk. Where steep climb involves for some days, but taking short rest and enjoying the surrounding views will overcome the toughness. As well enjoying the climb to Mohare Danda, overall it is a moderate adventure, taking slow and following the itinerary days we have set to make the trek enjoyable and most interesting for all trekkers.
Yes, certainly of course a short panoramic flight of 30 minutes to land at Pokhara domestic airport, and vice versa on the way back. But the flight airfare depends upon the cost as set on the itinerary days. If the flight is not included on trip cost, it will be at extra cost, where trekkers needs to inform the Trek Landers Adventure on early booking.