Ethical and sustainable tourism!
First and only of kind!
Annapurna Dhaulagiri Community Eco-trail journey is one of the best model of community based tourism in Nepal pioneered in 2010 with the community of this area. This trekking trails runs through the settlements of culturally rich Magar community, with the spectacular hills of Mohare and Khopra, that delights the amazing panoramic Himalayan view, beyond the word can describe. The view of mountain such as Dhaulagiri, Annapurna massive, Manaslu, Machhapuchhare (Fishtail), Himal Chuli to Jugal range dominates the northern horizon from west to east. Besides this, the pristine and wonderful forest of Chilaune, Pines, Fir, Castanopsis, Quercus and Rhododendrons provides a great scene and peace of mind being in the nature. The chirping of colourful and beautiful mountain birds such as Grosbeak, Yuhina, Tits, Magpies, Pheasants etc. and anticipation of encountering the wildlife such as deer, Himalayan Bears and Common Leopard makes the trail very exciting and lively. Some of the highlights of this trail area….
~View of over 30 different snowy mountains, including three over eight thousand meters peaks (Dhaulagiri I, Annapurna I and Manaslu)
~Off the beaten walking trails
~Magar culture (way of life and ancestral dances)
~Lush Orange and organic farms and Nepali paper making
~Community managed eco-lodges, schools and forest
~Rich birdlife and beautiful Himalayan flowers
The trek is for all from short mini duration of 5 days to longer duration of 10-12 days. This trek can be also combined with other popular trails to Poon Hill, Ghorepani to Annapurna base camp or even to Mardi Himal adventure.