Newly discovered, Mohare Danda community situated on the lap of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri peaks is one of the famous Mohare danda community treks in Nepal. It offers remote trekking trail filled with the century-old settlements and their rich cultural attributes. It is also known as the Eco community Lodge trek in the Annapurna region of Nepal. It is one of the perfect trekking packages for those trekkers who are bounded with the time but eager to explore unlimited cultural and natural beauties of Nepal on its form. During the trek, the great visibility of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri ranges will always accompany. As you reach at Mohare Hill station at the elevation of the 3300 meters from the sea level, you can fully enjoy the magnificent sunrise and sunset views over the glittering mountains. Annapurna region will offer you off the beaten trekking trail which is bound with the striking hills, mountains, forests of oaks, bamboo and rhododendron, beautiful rivers, and many more.
The trekking trail of Mohare Danda at Annapurna region leads us to trek by following through several beautiful villages like Deurali and Dhandruk with the amazing views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range. As it is famous for its Eco Lodge Community Trek’ and ‘Myagdi Community Eco Trek, it also offers vast experience and a lot of fun with culture and rugged nature. From Mohare Danda, trekkers can view some of the fantastic mountains that include Dhaulagiri I (8167 m), Annapurna I (8091 m), Annapurna South (7219 m), Machhapuchre (6993 m), and along with Neel Giri (7061 m) and Hiunchuli (6441 m. Apart from the stunning view of the mountain, it also provides the opportunity to witness the rich biodiversity of the region.
- Introduce Eco lodge community base trek in Annapurna region.
- Rather stunning and closer views of mountains than Poon hill from Mohare Danda.
- Explore the village lifestyle and their livelihood.
- Scenic drive along the bank of Trishuli and Kali Gandi river.
Trekking trail and its Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu (1,345m) Overnight at a hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing and trek preparation
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m) by tourist bus – 7 hrs.
Day 04: Pokhara drive to Galeshwor then trek Bas Kharka (1525m) 3 hours Overnight at Homestay
Day 05: Trek to Nagi (2230m) 5-6 hours. Overnight at Community Lodge/Homestay
Day 06: Trek to Mohare (Hill) Danda (3300m) 6-7 hours. Overnight at Community Lodge/Homestay
Day 07: Short trek to Danda Kharka (2800m) 2-3 hours Overnight at Community Lodge/Homestay
Day 08: Trek to Tikot (2300m) 6-7 hours. Overnight at Community Lodge / Homestay
Day 09: Trek to Tikot to Tiplyang then drive to Pokhara overnight at Hotel
Day 10: Drive to Kathmandu 6-7 hours by tourist bus at 7:30 am from Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel
Day 11: Leisure day for shopping or relax overnight at Hotel
Day 12: Departure from Kathmandu
The weather and temperature of Mohare Danda (Seasons Wise)
This amazing and delightful Mohare Danda trek in Annapurna region demands a very moderate kind of trek and can be visited in the different time frame with various options. Especially, Autumn (September-December) and spring season (February to May) are best seasons to visit and explore the Mohare Danda trek. Different people have their different trekking conditions, some might prefer to trek in the winter season while some desires to visit summer, some spring and some may Autumn. Some travellers may enjoy cold while others can enjoy the warmth of the summer. Usually, in the spring season, the weather is quite cloudy and cloud will hide mountains afternoon, however, if you are enthusiastic to explore the beautiful nature and enjoy with the snow, then this season will be perfect for you. In this season flowers of rhododendrons are blooming, everywhere you can see greenery, the blooming flowers with the crippling sound of birds is awesome. Generally, In the Autumn season travellers prefers to trek Mohare Danda trek in Nepal. A large number of tourists come here to Nepal to explore the highest peaks in Nepal. October is the most preferred seasons to visit and explore the Mohare Danda in Annapurna region of Nepal.
Autumn (September to November) and spring seasons (March to May) are considered as one of the ideal seasons to begin Mohare Danda trek in Annapurna region of Nepal. This seasons in Nepal is the peak seasons for travellers to have an adventurous trek in Mohare Danda in Nepal. Generally, these seasons are perfect to trek in this region where the weather condition is fine to make the pleasing trek, however, the view of the splendid mountains is pretty clear. For a stunning view of the enormous peaks including Annapurna I, Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Annapurna South, Fishtail, Gangapurna, Tent Peak, Hiunchuli, and many more, this season is perfect throughout the year for trekkers. As regarding the weather, trekkers will find pleasing during the daytime. If the trekking trail is less traffic then the crystal-clear skies and fresh and crisp surroundings will be amazed you. In this month, peaceful trekking trail will be cleared and striking Himalayan views will reward you.
Before heading onwards to Mohare Danda Trek in Annapurna region, trekkers should properly pack their essential trekking gears.
Essential Documents include Passport, separate photocopies of passport, proof of insurance, 2 extra pp size photos, airline tickets, card money, ready money for purchasing Nepalese visa at Airport and (for withdrawing funds bank/ATM) photocopies of identity card.
Body wears include: Headscarf, warm hat/cap, headlamp with alternative, sunglasses, windcheater jackets, waterproof jacket, light and warm thermal tops, half and long sleeves upper wears, and pair of normal, woolen or fleece gloves, trekking shorts, trekking trousers, waterproof pants, woolen trousers, light-weighted thermal bottoms, normal and woolen socks and trekking shoes.
Practical items include the Sleeping bag, large travel bag, compact personal carry bag, camera with extra batteries, binoculars, anti-bacteria hand wash, mini folding knife, guide books, power bank, pocket travel games, and many more.
Medical and toiletries include First aid box (especially including band-aids, anti-headache pills, anti-loose motion pills, cold and cough medicine, anti-altitude sickness pills, stomach antibiotic, water purification tablets,) and toiletries info according to your preference.
Travel Insurance and Trekking permits
Travel insurance means the insurance of trip cancellation, flight accident, travel medical insurance, luggage loss, and other losses incurred while travelling in Nepal. Travel Agency will manage travel insurance for you, so no need to worry about it. While trekking in the Annapurna region, the conversation area, trekkers required Annapurna Conservation Area Permit and TIMS Permit. These two permits can be purchased at the Nepal Tourism Board office at Kathmandu, the capital city of Nepal. The cost of Annapurna Conservation Areas permits is NPR 2000 plus 13% vat included while TIMS permits cost USD 20 for independent trekkers.
Trekking food and accommodations
As regarding food and accommodation in the Annapurna region, trekkers will be provided three types of meal per day that include breakfast, lunch, and dinner. You will get varied bread items or Bakery items, eggs, tea, and coffee in the breakfast and the lunch generally, you will serve typical Nepali food such as Dal, Bhat (Rice), and Tarkari (vegetable). Most of the tea house in remote areas may not serve meat. The meat will be optional. And talking about accommodation, in the city area, trekkers will get luxurious accommodation included all the facilities but when they trek in the remote areas, they will find basic accommodation facilities.
Trek Difficulties and training program
Most of the trekkers consider Mohare Danda as a moderate trekking trail, where trekkers should simply below (3660 m/ 12,007 ft) from sea level. If trekkers can trek consistently around 5 to 6 hours a day, then it can easily achieve its summit. For those trekkers, who are quietly used to trek in the higher elevation, it is a comparatively easier trek for them. Novice trekker also can trek Mohare Danda without any difficulties. Although it will be quite beneficial to have technical skills and knowledge about trekking, it is also possible without a training program as well. Trekkers only required physical fitness.
Trekking Guide and porter
We will recommend you to trek with a guide or porter to experience a stress-free visit to Nepal. Trekking guide will make possible to explore all the significant place, and trekking package will also be properly managed. You don’t have to worry about food and accommodation booking and other related things. Porter will carry your baggage and you will be free to explore the place. To explore places and people along with their unique culture and traditions in Nepal, the experienced guide and porter will help you to encounter and discover.
Frequent Asked Questions
What types of beverage are available?
Tea and coffee are available in every corner of the Annapurna region, but you may not find every kind of beverage.
What snacks need to carry
If you have a habit of eating some snacks during trekking then you can take some chocolates, chips and many more as you like.
Is pure drinking being available?
You can easily find drinking water during Mohare Danda trek in Nepal. So, no need to worry about it. If you feel some doubt about water, you can take purifying tablets with you.
Available Toilet facilities
As regarding Toilet facilities in the Annapurna region of Nepal, you will get simple toilet facilities, where you have to share it with other trekkers as well. There may not available toilet paper so you have to use water instead of paper. So, it will be better to take toilet paper with you.
Is cell phone network being available?
During Mohare Danda trek, no need to worry about the mobile network because all most all part of Annapurna region in Nepal cover Nepal Telecom Networks. NTC sim card will be available in the Pokhara.
Weight limit of baggage?
Normally trekkers are allowed to carry only 10 to 15 kg weight baggage during there trek on Mande Danda Trek in Nepal. Overweight will not be allowed in the air flight too. That is why there is a weight limit of baggage.
As regarding age limit during Mohare Danda trek, it is a community trek, where trekkers can visit with their family, friends, and relatives. For Mohare Danda trek, there is no any kind of age limit, but it will be better not to take the under 7 years children. Underage children may create your trek difficult. That is why we recommend you to trek with the people who are over 7.
After Pokhara, it will be almost impossible to get ATM service. While making Annapurna region trek, trekkers have to carry some Nepali Rupees for exchange with them.
Is Tips or donation mandatory?
Every trek in Nepal has not required any kinds of tips and donations but if you desired to give then it is only your choices.
Proficiently, Mohare Danada is identified as a Nepal eco-destination, which is situated between Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himalaya at an elevation of 3,300 m/ 10,827 ft from the sea level. It is popular for breathtaking landscapes and stunning Annapurna and Dhaulagiri along with the sunrise and sunset views. It is also a popular place to discover the ideal gatherings of ethnic Magar and Gurung communities.