churen glacier sanctuary 12 days
This trek combines the best of village homestays plus wilderness camping in Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve, and stupendous mountain views. Gateway is Gurja Khani village. From GK, trek follows SW ridge of Ghustung Himal crossing high pass to reach junction of glaciers from four peaks:- Pyutha (7246m), Churen (7371m), Dhaulagiri 6 (7268m), Gurja (7193m). DHR is uninhabited and requires 5 nights/6 days camping until Dhorpatan is reached. The circuit crosses 4 passes, all offering awe-inspiring views that shiver your spine. Camping can be organized in Gurja Khani. Trekkers must supply their own tent, sleeping bag and pad. Local guide essential between GK and Dhorpatan. Moderate to Challenging.
From Pokhara take a bus to Beni (3 hours) on the Kali Gandaki/Jomosom road. From Beni catch a local bus up the Myagdi Khola river to Darbang (2 hours). Buses for Darbang leave from the western edge of Beni beside a road bridge over the Myagdi Khola. There are several every day; share taxis are also available (double the price, half the time). This is a bumpy dusty ride, sometimes teetering on the edge of landslides and precipices. If this doesn’t appeal, it is also possible to walk from Beni to Darbang (6 hours). It is a verdant scenic valley, strung with small hamlets, The original walking trail still remains in most places, though here and there you will have to walk on the dusty motor track.After darbang 1:45 hrs of walk to Dharapani
Continue on the jeep track – it is dusty or muddy in a few places but little traffic except for mule trains and there are stunning views of the Dhaulagiri range to compensate. It passes through woodland interspersed with terraced fields, where you will see villagers busy with different tasks depending on the agricultural season – ploughing, planting, harvesting, or threshing.It take 7hrs walk to lulang
There is no habitation between Lulang and Gurja Khani except for a rudimentary teashop at the Pass.It will take 7hrs to gurja khani from Lulang.
Rest day in Hidden Village. Side trip to base of Gurja Himal 5 hrs
After having your breakfast we will continue our trek. Trail is goes upwards after crossing dopta khola. We will be walking for 4-5hrs
After brake fast we will continue our trek.We will pass Beraka Tal Pass (4457m) on our way to Thar khola. It takes 7-8hrs to reach tharkhola.
After brake fast we will continue our trek to jogi Bas. It takes Around 7-8hrs to reach Jogi Bas.
After Brake fast we will start our trek. It takes around 2-3hrs.
After brake fast we will start our trek to Barse Khola Hut. It takes around 7-8hrs to reach Barse Khola Hut.
After Brake Fast we will continue our trek to Gurja Ghat/Dhorpatan. It takes around 4-5hrs. After we will go Side trip to Chentung Bonpo Monastery adds 2-3 hrs.
After brake fast we will start our trek. It take around 7hrs to lumsung
Lumsung to Darbang 6-7 hrs. Bus to Beni and Pokhara 7hrs
Crossing high pass to reach junction of glaciers from four peaks:- Pyutha (7246m), Churen (7371m), Dhaulagiri 6 (7268m), Gurja (7193m).Many beautiful villages and their cultures.
Only guide price is included and for other things you have pay in your own.