Mohare Hill Trek also called as Mohare Danda Trek. The view of the first rays of sun draping the Himalayas is a sight no one would want to miss, and from Mohare Hill, one can make that wish come true. Mohare Hill trek is a recently developed trekking route in the Annapurna region to promote and support sustainable eco-tourism in Nepal and uplift the lifestyle of locals by fostering local community projects. Mohare Hill trek takes you into the peaceful path of Annapurna foothills and provides you with a stunning panorama of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges. Mohare Danda trek is for those travelers who want to explore the unlimited culture and nature of Nepal in short time.
This short trek to Mohare Hill starts with a drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara. After reaching Pokhara, you will drive to Galeshwor via Beni and then begin the trek. Walking through rich forests and crossing a suspension bridge over world’s deepest gorge, Kali Gandaki River, you reach Bans Kharka. The trek then takes you to the beautiful Magar village of Nangi which is famous all around the world for the production of Lokta paper, commonly known as Nepali paper. The trail passes through the beautiful forest of oak, bamboo, and rhododendron and leads you to Mohare Danda. You will get to witness both the sunset and sunrise from Mohare Hill which hosts a panoramic view of the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna massifs and also the surrounding snow-capped peaks. During the return, the trek reaches the picturesque village of Ghandruk, which hosts amazing vista of Annapurna South (7219m) and Machhapuchhre (6993m). You will also get to learn about the Gurung culture in the region by visiting the Gurung Culture Museum in the village. The trail then follows a stone paved path as you descend to Nayapul to return to Pokhara, and later, you drive back to Kathmandu.
- Annapurna Region
- 3300 meters
- Tea House / Community Home Stay
- Min. 02 Pax
Welcome to Kathmandu. One of our team representatives will be at the airport to receive you. You will then be transferred to your hotel. In the evening, you will meet with your guide and he will brief you about your trek. Overnight at the hotel in Kathmandu.
After a delicious breakfast, you will begin your drive to Pokhara. You will drive along Prithvi Highway enjoying the view of Trishuli River for the most part of the drive.
The drive will be roughly around 7-8 hours and will present you with impressive views of landscapes and vegetation. After reaching Pokhara, you will check in to your hotel where you will stay overnight.
Driving 4 hours and walking for 3 hours. Overnight at guest house.
Today after breakfast, you will begin your drive to Galeshwor and it will take around 4 hours to reach there. The drive will follow the bank of Kali Gandaki River, and after arriving in Galeshwor, you will begin your trek, which is a 3-hour ascent to Bans Kharka. The trail includes walking through the green forest and crossing the suspension bridge over Kali Gandaki River to reach Bans Kharka. You will stay overnight at a guesthouse.
After having breakfast, you will begin your trek further to Nangi, which requires 5-6 hours walk through a forested path. The trail features the stunning view of the mountains and landscapes along with beautiful villages. Following the winding trail through the forest, you will arrive in the Magar village of Nangi. In Nangi, you will visit the organic farm school and the famous Nepali (Lokta) paper making spot. You will stay overnight at a guesthouse.
After having breakfast, you will begin your trek to Mohare Danda. The trail will lead you through the beautiful forest of oak, bamboo, and rhododendron to the top of Mohare Danda from where a magnificent view of Machhapuchhre (6993m), South Annapurna (7219m), Nilgiri (7061m), Dhaulagiri (8167m), and other mountains. Mohare Danda is also famous for the amazing view of sunset and sunrise. You will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Today you will wake up early in the morning to watch the sunrise and its mesmerizing effect over the stunning mountains like Machhapuchhre (6993m), the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna massifs, Nilgiri (7061m), and others from the top of Mohare Danda. After having your breakfast, your trek will begin. The trail will ascend and descend through lush rhododendron forests to Deurali via Ghorepani from Mohare Danda after walking about 6 hours. You will stay overnight at guesthouse.
Today, leaving Deurali, you will trek to the Gurung village of Ghandruk. The trail will pass through forests, flatlands, cultivated lands, and suspension bridges. After trekking for 6-7 hours, you will reach Ghandruk. This village will give you breathtaking views of Annapurna South (7219m) and Machhapuchhre (6993m). You can also visit the Gurung Culture Museum in Ghandruk and get to know about the culture, tradition, and lifestyle of the Gurung people. You will stay overnight at a guesthouse.
Today is the last day of your trek. After having a delicious breakfast, you will descend to Kyumi, which is about 1 hour walk. You will follow the trail paved with flagstones that will further lead you to Kyumi bus stand. From here, you will drive to Pokhara enjoying the countryside view. After reaching Pokhara, you can explore the lakeside area. You will stay overnight at hotel.
After having breakfast, you will drive back to Kathmandu via Prithvi Highway. Driving past the markets of Damauli, Dumre, Mugling, and Kurintar, you will reach the capital city. You can spend your free time in the capital exploring the vibrant markets and eateries. You will stay overnight at hotel.
Today, you will be taken to the airport by our team representative for your flight back home.