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Mohare Danda Trek - 5 Days

  • Annapurna Region , Nepal
  • 5 Days
  • Trekking in Nepal
  • 3300m
Mohare Danda Trek

Mohare Danda Trek

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Trip At Glance

Duration

5

Max Altitude

3315

Best Season

Autumn & Spring

Trip Type

Tea house

Transportation

Private car flight

Accomodation

Hotel lodge

Overview And Highlights

The Mohare Danda Trek offers a serene and off-the-beaten-path adventure in Nepal's Annapurna region. Highlights include panoramic mountain views, cultural immersion in Gurung and Magar villages, community-managed lodges, and diverse landscapes from lush forests to alpine meadows. With moderate difficulty and fewer crowds, it's an ideal choice for trekkers seeking a unique Himalayan experience.

The Mohare Danda Trek is another lesser-known trekking route in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It offers a unique opportunity to experience the natural beauty, cultural richness, and tranquility of the Himalayas while avoiding the crowds often found on more popular trekking trails. Here are some highlights and key details about the Mohare Danda Trek:

Location: The Mohare Danda Trek is situated in the Annapurna region of Nepal, starting from Nayapul or Galeshwor, both accessible from Pokhara. The trek leads to Mohare Danda, a ridge offering stunning panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges.

Duration: The duration of the Mohare Danda Trek typically ranges from 5 to 7 days, depending on the specific itinerary chosen and the pace of the trekker.

Scenery: Trekkers on the Mohare Danda route are treated to breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, terraced hillsides, lush forests, and picturesque villages. The landscape varies from dense rhododendron and oak forests to open grasslands, providing diverse and stunning scenery throughout the trek.

Cultural Experience: Along the trekking route, trekkers have the opportunity to visit traditional villages inhabited by ethnic communities such as Gurungs, Magars, and Thakalis. This allows for cultural immersion, interaction with locals, and insight into their unique way of life, traditions, and customs.

Community Lodges: One of the distinctive features of the Mohare Danda Trek is the availability of community-managed lodges along the route. These lodges offer basic yet comfortable accommodation and locally prepared meals, providing trekkers with an authentic and sustainable trekking experience while also contributing to the local economy.

Less Crowded: Compared to popular trekking routes like the Annapurna Base Camp or Everest Base Camp treks, the Mohare Danda Trek is relatively less crowded, offering a peaceful and serene trekking environment amidst nature.

Moderate Difficulty: The Mohare Danda Trek is considered to be of moderate difficulty, suitable for trekkers with a reasonable level of fitness and trekking experience. The trails involve both ascents and descents, but they are generally well-maintained and not overly challenging.

Best Time to Trek: The best time to undertake the Mohare Danda Trek is during the spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) seasons when the weather is generally clear, and the views are stunning. However, it's possible to trek in other seasons as well, with proper preparation.

Sunrise and Sunset Views: One of the highlights of the trek is watching the sunrise and sunset from Mohare Danda. The panoramic views of the surrounding mountains illuminated by the golden hues of the sun create magical moments that are unforgettable for trekkers.

Spectacular Mountain Views: The trek offers stunning panoramic views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountain ranges, including peaks such as Annapurna South, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), and Nilgiri. The vantage point from Mohare Danda provides a breathtaking vista of these majestic peaks.

Cultural Immersion: Trekkers have the opportunity to immerse themselves in the rich culture and traditions of the local communities along the route, including Gurungs, Magars, and Thakalis. Visiting traditional villages allows for interaction with locals, experiencing their lifestyle, and learning about their customs and rituals.

Community-Managed Lodges: The trek features community-managed lodges, providing basic yet comfortable accommodation and locally sourced meals. Staying in these lodges not only supports the local economy but also offers an authentic and sustainable trekking experience.

Less Crowded Trails: Compared to more popular trekking routes in the Annapurna region, such as the Annapurna Circuit or Annapurna Base Camp trek, the Mohare Danda Trek is relatively less crowded. Trekkers can enjoy the tranquility of nature and a more peaceful trekking experience.

Diverse Landscapes: The trek takes trekkers through diverse landscapes, including lush forests of rhododendron and oak, terraced hillsides, and alpine meadows. The ever-changing scenery adds to the beauty and allure of the trek.

Moderate Difficulty: The trek is suitable for trekkers of moderate fitness levels and trekking experience. While there are some uphill and downhill sections, the trails are generally well-maintained and not overly challenging.

Sunrise and Sunset Views: Watching the sunrise and sunset from Mohare Danda is a highlight of the trek. The play of light and shadow on the surrounding mountains creates mesmerizing views that are truly unforgettable.

Birdwatching and Wildlife: The Annapurna region is home to a variety of bird species, and trekkers may spot colorful birds such as pheasants, eagles, and vultures along the trail. There's also a chance to encounter wildlife such as monkeys, deer, and if lucky, even Himalayan thars.

Off-the-Beaten-Path Experience: The Mohare Danda Trek offers trekkers the opportunity to explore a relatively less visited area of the Annapurna region, providing a sense of adventure and discovery away from the crowds.

These highlights collectively make the Mohare Danda Trek a rewarding and memorable adventure, combining stunning natural beauty with cultural immersion and tranquility in the Himalayas.

Overall, the Mohare Danda Trek offers a fantastic opportunity to explore the natural beauty, cultural diversity, and tranquility of the Annapurna region while enjoying a more off-the-beaten-path trekking experience.

Mohare Danda  Trek is newly explored trekking route which lies between the private  gorge between Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalayan. It is also regarded as Eco community lodge trekking in Nepal.

It is outstanding tourist destinations in Nepal which offer you trek for those families looking to spend time on quite foothills of the Himalayas without having to trek for many days.

It is more preferable because the trail is less crowed. It is also known as Nepal's Eco trek because its originality is not destroyed by the accessibility of road. So, Mohare Danda trekking is quite pleasant and it is known as Nepal Rhododendron Trekking. Mohore  Danda Trek is 06 days trip in the Annapurna region.

The trek gives the families an opportunity to witness extraordinary site of sunrise and sunset over the high Himalayas. This off beaten trekking trail of Annapurna region is bounded by attractive forest of oaks, bamboos, pines and several varieties of rhododendron along with ample waterfalls and rivers .

Another highlight of the trek includes the panoramic view of snow-capped mountains like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchre, Annapurna South, Nilgiri and Hiuchuli and many others mountains that can be seen from Moharehill.

The are is inhabited by the Magar and Gurung community and vibrates with their rich culture and way of life. Home-stay located over those places gives the families an opportunity to learn and understand the lifestyle culture of the Magar and Gurung people.

Mohare Danda trekking at almost similar to domestic stay trekking in Nepal. It offers guest with neat and easy room, bed sheets, blankets, toilets. Meals get organic by way of Eco-network farming management. Mohare Danda hiking offers view of super large mountain such as Dhaulagiri, Annapurna and Pokhara  valley.

Day to Day Itinerary

Drive to Galeshwor and trek to Bans Kharka 3 hrs walk

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
1525

After breakfast, you have a three-and-a-half-hour drive to Galeshwor along the banks of the Kali Gandai river.

 

After lunch, we will begin our hike to Bans Kharka. It is roughly a 3 hour ascending hike where you will also get the chance to cross the suspension bridge over the Kali Gandaki Gorge, one of the world’s deepest. Overnight at Bans Kharka. Overnight at lodge 

Trek to Naangi 7 hrs walk

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2230

After enjoying breakfast, we will begin our trek to Nangi. It is about 6-7 hours walk from Bans Kharak where you will encounter beautiful villages, stunning views of mountainous landscapes.

 

We will also visit an organic farm school and the Magar settlement on this day. We will again stay in community lodge accommodation with full board meals

Trek to Mohare Danda 7 hrs walk

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3300

Today’s trail goes through beautiful forests of Oak and Rhododendrons with magnificent views of mountains such as Machapuchare (Fishtail), south Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Tukche and many more.

 

In the evening, the glorious sunset from Mohare hill station will be just reward for the long trekking. Overnight stay is at a community lodge with full board meals.

Trek to Ghorepani via Poon Hill 5 to 6 hrs walk

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2750

Today you will again be passing through more forests of Rhododendron on our way to Ghorepani. The spectacular views of the Annapurna range are in full-view at Poon Hill, making the climb to get there well worth it. Overnight stay in Ghorepani is at a lodge with full board meals.

Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara hotel – 4 hrs walk

Food
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
900

Today is the last day of your trek. After breakfast, you ascend to Nayapul, about a 5 hour walk, following a trail paved by stones; we walk through some more beautiful villages.

 

After crossing Modi Khola, we reach Birethanti. From Nayapul we can easily access any means of transportation to drive to Pokhara and transfer your hotel.

What Is Included ?

  • Three  meals a (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trek.
  • All accommodations during the trek.(Toilet will be outside from your room)
  • Office paper works Annapurna Conservation park entry permit
  • Trekking information management system (Tims) permit.
  • Kathmandu- Pokhara -Kathmandu by A/C  comfortable tourist Bus
  • A helpful, knowledgeable, friendly,well English speaking  trained, government license holder guide With all his salary, food, drinks and insurance.
  • A Strong, helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for two people).
  • Assistant guide group size of more than 8 people in a group
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available)
  • Pokhara- Hile-Pokhara by taxi/ jeeps
  • All government taxes and office expenses.
  • Farewell Dinner at a typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional music and dance
  • Suvenir : something from Nepal give you mmory for life long
  • Trekking route map.
  • Company certificate after the successful trek

What Is Excluded?

  • Nepal entry visa fee  You need 4 passport size photos and $30  for 15 days visa
  • International airfare/Your Travel insurance
  • Lunch/Dinner in pokhara/Hot shower during the trek
  • Tea/Coffee/bottles drinks/ Sweet things/Hotel in Kathmandu/Pokhara
  • Camera’s  battery charge during the trek
  • Additional cost by out of management control due to the landscape, weather condition, illness, government  strikes, and physical conditio

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FAQs

Yes, you can get it in Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. As you arrive to airport fill the form and proceed to the visa line. You have to pay 30US$ for 15 days of visa from the day of issue, 50US$ for 30days and 150US$ for 90 days of tourist visa. For this you have to bring two passport size photos.

There are enough airline companies operating daily flights from Middle East of Kathmandu. Kathmandu only has got only international airport in Nepal.

For coming to Nepal you should have both medical and Rescue evacuation insurance. Yes you can get it here, but we recommend purchasing it in your country itself.

 

In Nepal it rains a lot between Junes to August. You too can enjoy great treks during this period of year in rain shadow region. But if you planning for more popular trek autumn through spring is the best time.

 

Nepal has modern banking facilities having branches of some international bank.  Almost all foreign currency along with credit card such as American Express, Visa and Master card are accepted. Nepal also has ATM facilities.

We suggest you to book your trip in advance to avoid the disappointment. We too will make an effort to accommodate last minute bookings.

 

Yes, our agency representative will pick you from airport. We will be displaying our placard of Adventure Nepal Eco Treks with your name on it.

 

This depends on the destination you will be at. However our trip profile will give you information about how to budget form additional meals, optional excursions and extra expenses that might occur in any specific trip.

 

Since we are Nepal based company we refer to arrange your international flights from your home town. But domestic flight ticket will be included in our package. Other help like river rafting, city guided tour, mountain flight, jungle safari will be provided according to your necessities.

 

It depends; if you’re comparatively fit and enjoy walking then you will definitely find a trekking route to suite you. Obviously shorter trek are easier and longer ones require a better standard of fitness. If you want to go somewhere then we are ready to tailor the tour for you as you can choose the pace.

 

If you are in good physical condition then you do not require any hiking experience for short trekking. But if you are planning for the longer ones then you should do long day hikes at your home.

 

Completely, we assure the safety and security of the women travelling with us. We will give you a personal room on lodge and personal tent for camping while trekking.

 

Permit is not required for trekking in Everest, Annapurna, Langtang and some other regions. However, conservation permits or National park permits are required. There are few restricted trekking areas in Nepal where trekking permits are required.

 

All the meals are prepared with high standards of hygiene, fruit and vegetables are soaked in iodine before preparation. Most of lodges serve boiled and filter water which is safe. It is also possible to buy the bottle of mineral water in the trek.

 

All of our guides are trained with first aid and have basic idea about the physical problems that may arise during trekking. If an emergency occur then we will cover initial expenses of rescue operation as these expenses will need to be recovered from your insurance company. For minor cases there are health posts established by foreign doctors and many are staffed by overseas personnel.

 

You need to pay 20% of total price as advance deposit to conform reservation before arriving to Nepal. Rest of the payment can be paid after arrival day in Kathmandu Nepal

 

You can bring power bars, cereal bars and similar high energy foods, powder Gatorade is also recommended to fight dehydration.

 

In the way in many villages along the popular trekking routes you can find telephones from where you can make international calls.

 

Yes our company insures all of our trekking staff including guide, cook, Sherpa and porters.

Additional Information

(1)Comfortable hiking boots/Socks

(2)Trekking poles

(3Headlight

(4)Water bottle

(5)First-aid kit

(6)Water purification drops or taps late

(7)Down jacket

(8)Sleeping bag

(9)Sunglasses

(10)Full fingers gloves

(11)Raincoat

(12)Sunscreen

(13)Fleece

(14)Thermal cap

(15)Duffel Bag or back pack


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