Why Short 5 days Mohare Danda Eco Trek Nepal

  • Updated on Feb 15, 2024
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The Mohare Danda Hike is a 5-day trek through some of the most breathtaking scenery in the Annapurna Region of Nepal. The walk takes you along the Mohare Danda ridge and provides you with beautiful views of the Himalayan peaks. It starts and concludes in Pokhara, a well-known tourist destination in Nepal. The spring season (March to May) is seen as the ideal time to take the journey since the weather is comfortable, the skies are bright, and the rhododendrons are in full bloom, which enhances the trek's beauty.

The Mardi Himal trek, Khopra danda, and Ghorepani ghandruk are just a few of the trekking and vacation programs available in Nepal from Rugged Trails Nepal. Once you book Mohare Danda Trek plan with us, we will provide you with a Mohare Danda Trek map of the entire Annapurna region, including the Mohare Danda

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5 Days Mohare Danda Eco Trek Nepal

5 days short The Mohare Danda Trek is an excellent alternative trek into the Annapurna foothills. Eco-friendly Communities Homestay Trek is an underrated trekking route among Mardi Himal and Ghorepani. The Mardi Himal trek becomes one of the most popular trekking routes in Annapurna in a short time. The locals established homestays and community tea houses in order to promote sustainable tourism. Many people follow the popular trekking route on Poon Hill to reach Mohare Danda, but the trails are more exciting from Beni.

Mahabir Pun, who invented and used wireless technology to develop the off-the-grid sections of the Annapurna range, established the Mohare Danda trail. Mahabir Pun gave the trek's name, "Homestay Path Eco-Communities Lodges," and regional communities manage the lodges in Nepal's Mohare Danda region.

Who is Mahabir Pun from?

Some people consider the Magsaysay Award to be the Asian equivalent of the Nobel Prize because Pun received it in 2007 for "his creative use of wireless computer technology in Nepal, bringing progress to remote mountain areas by connecting his village to the global community." Pun is the sole recipient of the Magsaysay Award for Community Leadership out of the five Nepalis to win the honor.

There aren't many community lodges, and all of the advantages of the trek go straight to the neighborhood. to aid in the economic development of the isolated communities of Danda Kharka, Suntala Kharka, Nagi Lespar, Bans Kharka, and Falame Danda. The Short Mohare Trek Itinerary features a pristine trekking route, breathtaking Himalayan views, picturesque village agricultural fields, and the way of life in the region. Due to the vibrant rhododendron blooms, I personally prefer to walk the Nagi to Mohare danda route in the spring. Many operators of trek agencies are unaware of this lovely trail; hence, they have few recommendations. Rugged Trails Nepal offers quick Mohare Danda community trekking, but upon request, we can also arrange trips from Kathmandu.

The Mohare Danda hike routes are pristine and environmentally friendly. Eco-environmental harmony and the local community keep the trails clean every day and forbid littering with plastic and paper.

5 Days Mohare Danda Trek Route

The Ghorepani Poon Hill is covered in the five-day Mohare Danda Trek itinerary on the way back to Pokhara. Alternatively, we may stay the night at Ghorepani and wake up to the morning view from Poon Hill. Customers have given us incredibly positive feedback about how the trekking trail is less congested and offers a closer view of the Massif Annapurna Himalayan Ridges from Mohare Danda Hill. The Khopra Danda or the Ghorepani Mardi Himal Route can be added if you want to extend your walk beyond 5 days. The ideal approach to visiting the Annapurna region is from the foothill perspectives, which include Mohare Danda, Poon Hill, Khopra Danda, Mulde viewpoint, and Mardi Himal. 

5-day Mohare Danda Trek itinerary.

Here below you can see the outline trekking plan of the short Mohare Danda eco trek, but the full details of the trek are listed on our website, Follow the link below to get an idea of the trek details. You can see Mohare Danda Trek pictures and videos on our social media sites, such as Instagram, Facebook, Youtube, and other reels.

  • Day 01: Pokhara Drive to Galeshwor and trek to Bans Kharka (1526 M.)
  • Day 02: Bans Kharka Trek to Nagi (2320 M.)
  • Day 03: Nagi Trek to Mohare Danda (3320 M.)
  • Day 04: Mohare Danda Trek to Ulleri Village (2070 M.)
  • Day 05: Ulleri Village Trek to Tikhedhunga and Drive to Pokhara.

4 Days Mohare Danda Trek outline itinerary.

  • Day 01: Pokhara Drive to Galeshwor and trek to Bans Kharka (1526 M.)
  • Day 02: Bans Kharka Trek to Nagi (2320 M.)
  • Day 03: Nagi Trek to Mohare Danda (3320 M.)
  • Day 04: Mohare Danda Trek to Ulleri Village (2070 m) and drive to Pokhara. 

If people have time and want to explore Ghandruk village, then the trek route can be extended or made manageable within 5 days after visiting Ghorepani Poon Hill. 

Which mountains can we see from Mohare Danda Viewpoint?

The Mohare Danda viewpoint elevation is 3,313 meters, and the Poon Hill elevation is 3,210 meters. We don't need to worry about altitude sickness on this trek, but travel insurance is needed just in case of any accidents or delays in your travel. From the Mohare Danda elevation, we can see the mountain views much better and more spectacularly.

  • Mt Dhaulagiri 8,167 meters 
  • Tukuche peak: 6,920 meters
  • Nill Giri 7,061 meters 
  • Annapurna South 7,219 meters
  • Himchuli, 6,441 m
  • Fishtail: 6,993 meters
  • Lamjung Himal 6,931 meter
  • Manaslu Himal 8,156 meter

Peoples and Cultures - Mohare Danda Eco Trek

Residents of the Nepalese villages of Bans Kharka and Nadi go by the last names Poon Magar, Thapa Magar, Jugjali Magar, and Garbuja Magar. The past of the Po religion, which worships nature and deities, and the history of the Magar tribal culture.

The Magars revere nature, idols, ghosts, and other paranormal entities. In a similar way, they revere hunting deities both inside and outside their own families, whether they be the deities of departed ancestors or their grandmothers and grandfathers. Their form of worship is unique. For those people who love to take organic Mariwana on the trail, this trek is quite popular like the Mardi Himal. Mariwana is not legal in Nepal but the local people use this as a herb for their cattle and also good for the human body.

Mohare Danda Eco-Trek -Accommodations

Accommodation is quite essential on this trek route, In Bans Kharka local people's houses with the concept of Homestay. Nadi Village, and Mohare Danda a community Tea house. In Ghorepani, perfect tea houses and hotels will be available.  Food is the same as other tea house trekking routes. In Nadi village, it’s possible to take a hot shower in other places like Bans Kharka and Mohare danda you need to consider but you can take shower in Ghorepani or in Banthai village.

Best time to do the Mohare Danda trek

The months of March, April, May, September, October, and November are the ideal times to complete this walk.

The greatest time of year to take photos of vibrant rhododendron flowers is from March to April if you're a photographer.

Please be aware that the Mohare Danda walk is not recommended during the monsoon season due to the high concentration of hungry leeches in the area and the increased risk of leech bites at this time. Due to leeches, we personally do not advise trekking from mid-June to mid-September.

How to book this 5 Days Mohare Danda Eco trek?

Below is a box to send an inquiry or reach us by email or WhatsApp. Let us know your travel schedule and the days you are looking for, and we will suggest the best-customized trek plan. The 4 Nights 5 Days Mohare Danda Trek package itinerary is designed from Pokhara, but if you want to start from Kathmandu, that's also possible. Beginners are welcome on this trek.