ABC Treks 10 Days Mohare Danda Trek takes you to the peaceful off the beaten path in Annapurna’s foothills. Mohare Danda Trek is newly discovered hiking route in Annapurna region to promote sustainable eco tourism of Nepal and support local community projects that play a vital role in the overall upliftment of lifestyle of local inhabitants. This trek is also popularly known as Eco Community Lodge Trek. It is the best choice for those enthusiasts travelers who have the short time to explore unlimited cultural and natural beauties of Nepal. Mohare Danda trek provides the breathtaking views of massive mount Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges from Mohare hill station at an elevation of 3,300m from sea level. Moreover, you can also see glorious sunrise and sunset views over the glittering mountains. A trip to beautiful off the beaten site of Annapurna region bounded by hills, mountains, rivers and forests of Oaks, Bamboo and Pine is truly an incredible experience.
Day01: Meeting in Pokhara
Our senior sherpa guide will come to meet you and give you a brief orientation about Mohare Danda Trek. You can then go for a stroll down the street to get familiar with the neighborhood, have supper and go to bed.
Day02: Drive to Galeshwor and trek to Bans Kharka- 3 hrs walk
After breakfast, we take three and half hours drive to Galeshwor along the bank of Kali Gandaki river and take the 1-hour break for lunch. After lunch, we begin our hike to Bans Kharka. It is about 3 hours ascend hike by crossing a suspension bridge over deepest gorge “Kali Gandaki river” through the green forest. Overnight at community lodge.
Day03: Trek to Naangi – 7 hrs walk
The day starts with hot breakfast and extends our trek to Nangi. It is about 6-7 hours walk from Bans Kharak which goes along beautiful villages, stunning views of mountains and impressive landscapes. We also visit organic farm school and Magar settlement on this day. Stay the night at eco community lodge.
Day04: Trek to Mohare Danda – 7 hrs walk
Today’s trail goes through beautiful forests of Oak and Rhododendrons with magnificent views of mountains such as Mt. Fishtail, South Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Tukche and much more. In the evening, we observe glorious sunset view from Mohare hill station and then overnight at eco community management lodge.
Day05: Trek to Deaurali – 5 hrs walk
Wake up early in the morning for sunrise view and crystal clear mountain views such as Mount Fishtail, Dhaulagiri I, Dhaulagiri II, Tukche, South Annapurna, Nilgiri and others, then after breakfast our trail leads gradually ups and down to Deaurali. It is about 5 hours walk to reach Deaurali via Ghorepani from Mohare Danda. Overnight at lodge.
Day06: Trek to Ghandruk village – 5 hrs walk
As the trail moves across a group of flatlands, forest, cultivated lands and a suspension bridge over Khumnu Khola, we arrive at the scenic & beautiful village of Ghandruk after hiking for 5 hours. A supreme vantage point in this pristine & serene village offers breathtaking views of Annapurna South, Gangapurna, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhare and Hiunchuli. Several hotels and tea houses at the village give us a warm welcome with sincere Nepalese hospitality while catering to the requirements of all trekkers’ who hit the trail through this village. Camping in its terraced fields give you the open wild feelings of adventure! Overnight at the lovely village of Ghandruk.
Day07: Trek to Nayapul and drive to Pokhara hotel – 4 hrs walk
Today is the last day of this trek. After breakfast, we ascend to Nayapul about 5 hours walk, following the trail paved by stones; we walk through some beautiful villages and terrace framings. After crossing Modi Khola, we reach Birethanti. And then half an hour walk from Birethanti, we enter Nayapool. From here, we can easily access any means of transportation to drive to Pokhara. In the evening, you are free to wander by the lakes of Pokhara. Overnight at the hotel including breakfast.
- 2 nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara city inclusive breakfast.
- All the ground transport as per required.
- Annapurna region trekking permits and TIMS card fees.
- 5 nights twins lodges accommodation on the trek.
- An experienced trekking guide and supporting porters to carry your lodges.
- Annapurna region trekking route map, sleeping bags and hiking stick.
- First aid medical box.
- Farewell and welcome dinner at local Nepalese restaurant with the cultural dance show.
- International airfares and Nepal visa.
- Meals during the trek.
- Any alcoholic beverages and your personal expenses such as laundry and phone bills etc.
- Gratitude for guide and porters.