Mohare Danda is a remote and peaceful hill-top located on the foothills of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri peaks. The quaint trails on the Mohare Danda Trek take you through the old fashioned Magar and Gurung settlements inside the Annapurna Conservation Area. A recently discovered trail, it offers mesmerizing views of the Annapurna and Nilgiri mountains. This trek is also known as ‘Rhododendron Trek’ because you traverse through the lushly decorated Rhododendron forests en route to Mohare Danda. If you’re looking for adventure in solitude, Mohare Danda can be the best trek destination and the best alternative to the neighboring Ghorepani Poon Hill trek.
The 10-day Mohare Danda trek begins upon your arrival in Kathmandu. You head to Pokhara on a long drive along the Prithvi Highway. Continuing the drive, you make way towards Galeshwor village via the Baglung Highway. You’ll gradually trek alongside Kali Gandaki River to climb the lushly forested trail past Magar villages of Banskharka. Passing Danda Kateri, you arrive at the Magar village of Nangi. Theron, the trail makes a gradual ascent to reach Mohare Danda (3300). From the top of Mohare Danda, you can witness the majestic sights of the mountains in Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and Hiunchuli ranges. You’ll retrace your path and begin descending through Gurung villages of Deurali and Ghandruk to reach Nayapul. Ghandruk is another major highlight of the trek where you can enjoy the Annapurna Himalayas with the warm Gurung reception. The trek concedes upon your return to Pokhara All throughout the trek, you’ll completely be lodging at the community-run homestays. The money spent on lodging and meals goes entirely into the development process of the local communities. Mohare Danda trek suits trekkers of any age. The trip is well suited for family and group travelers. The perfect time to visit Mohare Danda remains during the months of March, April, May and Sep, Oct, and Nov.
Amazing Nepal Trek and Expedition is a travel and tour operator in Nepal and serving travelers for many years. We pride ourselves for our quality of service while ensuring customer safety and satisfaction. You will be assisted by an expert team of guides and porters during this Mohare Danda Trek.
- Enjoy the majestic Himalayan vistas of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and Nilgiri ranges
- Observe the ethnic lifestyle, cuisine, and culture of Indigenous Magar and Gurung tribes.
- Stay in community-run lodges with the local families
- Trek through the naturally prosperous Annapurna Conservation Area