The Mohare Danda Trek 5 days is the best alternative of Ghorepani Poon Hill Trek to enjoy the Annapurna range Himalayas. Trekkers who would like to enjoy nature as well as mountain scenery without crowds of tourist. It is very unfamiliar to the tourist so it is not that crowded like Annapurna base camp or any other top trekking trail. In our opinion, it is one of the best trek trails because they can enjoy off the beaten path hike through picturesque villages of Nepal.
How to Go Mohare Danda Trek and where is it?
Located inside the Annapurna conservation area you need a permit to trek here which starts from the Galeshowor, district headquarter of Mygdi . A 3-4 hours driving from Pokhara, if the road is good it might takes sometimes even 3 hours too. There are plenty of vehicle options, if you want to take the comfortable then you can take the private vehicle to go there.
What will you see in Mohare Danda Trek?
Mohare Danda Trek 5 Days brings you through beautiful remote villages of Myagdi filled with many types of fruit trees, bamboo, and rice terraces along the trekking routes. The further headed trek goes through the Rhododendron and different kinds of alpine trees with spectacular Mt.Annapurna, and Mt.Dhaulagiri range. Mohare Danda treks is also known as community managed Eco trail so the lodges are community lodges or it is kind of Home Stay.
Mohare danda community trek
Mohare Danda Community trek is magnificent with the beautiful landscapes, the surroundings mountains view and local friendly people. Spring time is even more beautiful because of Rhododendron flowers. Rhododendron is Nepalese National Flower. During your trek to here you can explore community cultures and know the local lifestyle. The last but not least Mohare Danda (3300 M) offers the magnificent view of Dhaulagiri Mt, Fishtail, Tukuche Peak, Annapurna South, Annapurna I, Nilgiri and many other peaks.
Mohare Danda Trek Duration:This is 5 Days Trek, you have to have some days to arrival and departure
Mohare Danda Trek height Mohare Danda is 3300 Meter, 10827 Feet more or less. So the trek is fairly easy, although there is accent and decent regularly
Trek Grade: Moderate trek Grade
Mohare Danda trek best time:To Do the Mohare Danda Trek October November is the best time because of the weather types on this month. The rain is very unlikely to rain the sky is very clear and the trail is filled with the yellow rice field March April: This is another best time to explore the beauty of this trek known as a spring time the forest get’s full of rhododendron flowers and magnolia increase the beauty of forest. The sky is clear and the visibility is pretty strong. you can see mountain very clearly.
Trek characters: 5 Days total trek days are required, if you have more days you can go to Ghorepani and Annapurna base camp from here as well.
Equipment hire: Nepal Trek Hub give you a complete list of equipment before you come for trek, if you have not complete gear/equipment, some of the gear you can hire in Kathmandu in very good price
Rucksack/Duffle bag: Your luggage during the trek is carried by porter if you wish to take porter or you can also carry yourself, you need to arrange the rucksack/duffel bag before you go to trek, more advice you can get upon your arrival in kathmandu, if you don’t have rucksack we can provide the duffel bag also
Transportation: Tourist Bus is widely use to go Pokhara, There is tourist bus service from Kathmandu to Pokhara and Pokhara to Kathmandu. It is safe and reliable for the tourist, it often stop for the lunch breakfast and toilet break, It takes 8 hours for 209 K.M . You can also hire the car to go Pokhara or there is another options for you to go by flight. The flight is 30 minutes. There is daily flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara from 8 AM to 4 PM
Mohare Danda trek itinerary
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and trekking preparation
After you check out from the terminal, our representative will be there to welcome you, then together you will drive to hotel and after while we do discussion regarding the trek
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara 7-8 hours
Early in the morning from Kathmandu the tourist bus leaves to pokhara. We take one of this tourist bus to pokhara which takes about 7-8 hours to reach. During your drive you can see the countryside amazing landscape and rafting in the Trisuli River.
Day 03: Pokhara to BankKharka
We take the private veichle from pokhara to reach the trekking starting point Galeshowr, During the drive you may see beautiful annapurna range, Fishtail and Annapurna II, Lamjung Himal. Reaching to The Galeshowr the trek begins from here. Passing through several stairs with oranges, lemons, corn, and plums tress. The three hours vertical climb brings you to the Banskharka.
Day 04: Bans Kharka to Nagi Village
After sweet breakfast we head to Nagi Village, Passing through the forest and beautiful landscape, finally you will reach to Nagi Village. This is five hours journey today.
Day 05: Nangi – Mohare Danda
The final parts of our destination point Mohare Danda. Early morning you will start your trek to Mohare danda. the way is pretty easier than banskaharka to Nagi as the elevation gain much the trees becomes less thinner here. and you will see the passed people burial places as well with spectacular view of green hill around you, you will reach to Mohare Danda. The view from here is spectacular.
Day 06: Mohare Danda to Tikot
You will decent down to the Tikot villages, the Tikot village is a Magar settlement, You will walk past different beautiful view points of Thula Kharka and Sikha Danda and enjoy the views of wonderful Ramche and Sikha valley.
Day 07: Tikot – Bashari – Pokhara
The final day of your mohare Danda Trek, you will walk to Bashari, passing through the several villages finally we drive to Pokhara and the trek ends
Day 08: Pokhara To Kathmandu
Mohare Danda trek cost includes
Kathmandu international airport transfer by private vehicles.
2 night’s twin sharing on tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu
Meals on full board: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner each day during the trekking days
Guest house basis trekking accommodation while on trekking days
Tourist Bus transfer from Pokhara to Kathmandu for guest and guide.
Fully escorted trek with fluent English speaking license holder local guide and each 2 guest 1 Porter basis
Langtang National park permits
Seasonal Fruits if possible
First Aid Box
All land transportation as per written on above itinerary
Food and accommodation and salary of Nepali trekking staffs
Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu and Pokhara city.
Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls and hot shower during the trekking.
Personal trekking equipment and Clothing.
Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
Below we have mentioned some question, that are asked by frequent hikers/traveler before they do Mohare Danda trek. you can get basic information from here, however if it still does not satisfy your question please ask question to us
When is the best season to do Mohare Danda trek?
October and November is best season to do Mohare Danda Trek. In this time the weather is very good, clear sky for whole day so you can see mountain very clearly. On this time you can also see the rice filed. The second best season is March and April because this time The rhododendron flower bloom and the weather is very nice too
How long do I have to walk per day, and how difficult is Mohare Danda Trek?
Trekkers are required to walk 6-7 hours during the trek days. It is not that very difficult but you need to climb stairs often.
What kind of accommodation do we get in Mohare Danda Trek
These are community managed tea houses or Home stay, very basic but serve you a very good and hygiene food.
Is there WIFI service
There is no Wifi Service at all but the data work sometimes.
Is there Hot Shower during the trek?
You can do hot shower during the trek with asking to the lodges owner, they give you bucket water to shower you sometimes.
Per Person, Minimum 2 Person base:
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