Annapurna Region is famous trekking destination in the world where lies many routes. Have got trouble to short and easy treks in Nepal? Muldai view is perfect option for busy traveller and beginners to explore the magnificent Himalayas in an ultimate way.

Newly opened Muldai Hill trek shows you a different picture of an Annapurna which an appealing trek away from busy trekking trails an Annapurna Region. The trek offers you the best combined taste of culture and nature.

Muldai hill short trekking offers you the unique experience to unexplored terrain. The trails pass through ethnic cultural Ghandruk, Tadapani, and Dobato village, dense Rhododendron forest and ridge lines capturing beauty of snowcapped mountains.

Located an altitude at 3637m the Muldai view point has view of sunrise and sunset were superb where the valley filled with clouds below and rays of the sun  spill over the mountain in all its glory along the view unique view of deepest gorge in the world without crowds.

The best part of this short trek is tailor made trail it gives you a multiple option to enter and exit itself. One can complete Muldai view within 4 days however it can be merged or extended as per your tastes up to 3 weeks that can streach as far as Khopra Danda Trek with Khayer Lake, Annapurna Circuit, Annapurna Base Camp, Mohore Danda and Mardi Himal trekking route.

There is a sense of Adventure on this trek. To make this trek even more adventure and memorial consider day hike to Hidden Lake.

 The trek also offers an opportunity to climb higher altitude day trip to Pomre and Hidden Glacier Lake.  On the way to Pomre you can have real experience of wildlife. Including Snow leopard, Blue ship and Nepal National Bird Daphne (lophophorous) there are 100 specious of animal and around 500 specious of birds live in the virgin trail.

Although the day hike to Pomre and hidden lake is strenuous, it is most rewarding places to visit.

Getting an alpine lake and natural beauty at this altitude is another thrilling and adventurous part of this day trip.

Thus, the Muldai view trek is one of the best things to do in Nepal for everyone looking to get off the beaten path and hike through picturesque village in the country in short time frame.

Muldai hill also known as “Dobato” which is great alternative to very popular (over crowed) Poon hill trek taking you to off the beaten trail and a higher altitude view point of the Annapurna Region.

The off the beaten Muldai hill trek is gaining popularity day by day and often compared with famous Poonhill trek. The Muldai hill is similar to Poonhill trek in many ways. The same view all together more than 20 such as Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Lamjung, Barahishikhar, Mardi Himal, Machhapuchhare and Gangapurna visible with 360 degree view.

 

Trip Highlights of Muldai View Point Trek

  • Magnificent sunrise and sunset View from Muldai ViewPoint
  • Community-based trekking trail 
  • Ascend two of the best viewpoints in the lower Annapurna region
  • Get off-the-beaten-path and visit the lesser-known Muldai viewpoint
  • Pass through world largest rhododendron forest, oak, and pine forests
  • Trek in the shadow of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna South

Outline Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel
  • Day 02: Trek preparation and sightseeing around Kathmandu 
  • Day 03: Drive to Pokhara
  • Day 04: Drive to Ghandruk, Trek to Tadapani
  • Day 05: Trek to Dobato
  • Day 06: Hike to Muldai Viewpoint, Trek to Ghorepani
  • Day 07: Hike to Poonhill and Trek to Ulleri, Drive to Pokhara
  • Day 08: Drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 09: Final departure.
  • Day 01 :Arrival in Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel

    Our representative will be waiting to greet you and guide you the initial information about country during the transfer to your hotel.

    Once, you settled in, you can explore the tourist hub Thamel, where lots of small shops, cafes, clubbed are and the restaurants to choose your favorites meal. If you wish there are lots of places and things to do, to stretch your legs as your taste.

  • Day 02 :Trek preparation and sightseeing around Kathmandu 

    The perfect example of unity in diversity, Kathmandu is historical and cultural city for so many interesting things and facts. Going through them makes your day fruitful. Out of ten world heritage sites of Nepal 7 belong to Kathmandu.

    The Kathmandu is called “an enormous treasure house of art and sculptures”. Pashunatinath, Bouddha and Swyambhu, are religious and Kathmandu Durbar square, Patan Durbar square, changunarayan and Bhaktapur Durbar square are historical.

    The treasures has made from wood, stone, metal and terracotta, and made in profusion inn various temples, shrines, Gompas, sutpas and chaityas and places. These flourished with an uncountable number of temples and the historic monument makes witness the past glory of Kathmandu.

    There are many options to spend your day as your interest. You can you as free day or sightseeing around the places.

  • Day 03 :Drive to Pokhara

    Here your journey begins; early morning your guide will pick you from the hotel and take you towards bus station. Road to Pokhara takes you along Trishuli and Marshyangdi River valley showing a great view of Mountain range from coach. After 6 hour drive you will reach Pokhara which is 200 kilometers from Kathmandu. Explore the beautiful city Pokhara, evening walk to lake or have rest as your comfort.

  • Day 04 :Drive to Ghandruk, Trek to Tadapani

    Have a breakfast at your hotel and drive towards Beautiful Ghandruk village where people are waiting to welcome with warm hospitality and shinning mountains. Have a lunch in Ghandruk and continue through the rhododendron forest, which is more stunning until to reach beautiful Bhaisi Kharkah village. Have a great view of local life style and rice field terrace with beautiful snowcapped Mountain. After stunning section of your trail to Bhaisikharkha, then have a short, steep climb up into Tadapani Village.

     It takes 5 hour to reach Tadapani village. Overnight stay at hotel in Tadapani.

  • Day 05 :Trek to Dobato

    Early morning have a breakfast with shining Mountain View in your hotel. And start second day trek towards Dobato. The trail leads you in more remote area of Annapurna region through rhododendron forest. The off the beaten trail crosses traditional villages and variety of fauna, flora, and ancient trees.

    After descent climb on the northern side of the ridgeline you will have a stunning view of Annapurna south massive towering above you and hear many waterfalls as the river races away into the steep sided valley far, far below. The forests change temperate to sub alpine zone.

    After a hour steep up to the tea house at Mesher Dand , perched on the ridgeline with incredible views.

    After rest for cup of tea at Meshar, the trail leads you through off the beaten path to open hillside at Isharu where you will have lunch.  After lunch again start our trek towards Dobato  which is the nearest accommodation place for Muldai View Point trek.

    Leave all your backpack and be ready for hike to View point for sunset. The stunning view is one of the highlights of the trek.

  • Day 06 :Hike to Muldai Viewpoint, Trek to Ghorepani

    The trek is all about view. The view of sunrise from a top of Muldai view point were superb, the valley filled with clouds below and rays of the sun spill over the Mountain in all its glory.

    When you stand a top of Muldai view point, you will see more than 20 mountains including Annapurna Range, Machhapuchhare, Himchuli, Nilgiri Barahashikhar along together in 360 degree view. That’s a lot for any  short trek, even in Nepal.

    After, sunrise view from a top of Muldai, we will continue Southdown a small steep descending trail towards Banthati where you will rejoin the main trail. After, a few hour treks through rhododendron forest we will reach to very popular villages of Ghorepani.

  • Day 07 :Hike to Poonhill and Trek to Ulleri, Drive to Pokhara

    The last day of trek start early morning with hike to Poonhill. The view of sunrise from atop is mesmerizing. More than 15 Mountain is clearly visible including classic view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri.

    Back to your hotel and have breakfast and start moving down towards Ullari through Rhododendron forest. At the end of trek drive back to Pokhara by jeep via Nayapul.

  • Day 08 :Drive to Kathmandu

    It’s time to farewell to Nepal. Enjoy your moments in Kathmandu with shopping souvenir and have a farewell dinner with your Guide and company representative with your trip analysis.

  • Day 09 :Final departure.

    A representative will meet you at your hotel and drive you to airport before 3 hour prior to departure.

Cost Includes

  • All transportations during the trip
  • All necessary documents and paperwork (TIMS cards and permit)
  • Highly experienced English speaking Government Registered trekking guide 
  • Guide and porter (salaries, equipment, food and lodging, insurance and transportation)
  • Meals: (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
  • Chlorine treated drinking water
  • Accommodation: Private /Share and single/double room in Mountain
  • First aid box
  • All government and local taxes
  • Farewell dinner
  • Souvenir

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare
  • Nepal visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses (Phone calls, WIFI, bar bills, battery recharge, laundry, boiled water and hot shower)
  • Tipping and donations 

Where is the Muldai View Point  trek?

The Muldai View Point is located north of the beautiful ethnic Ghandruk village. Starting from Pokhara it takes 3 hour drive to get to its trailhead Ghandruk village and then have a short, steep climb up into Tadapani which takes 2 hour. And the next day trek to Dobato which is the nearest village offering the Accommodation to Muldai Hill.

Getting there

Fly from Kathmandu to beautiful city Pokhara. The stunning half an hour flight along the Mountain range.

The Road to Pokhara takes you along Trishuli and Marshyangdi River valley showing a great view of Mountain range from coach. You can take jeep, car or tourist bus as well. After 6 hour drive you will reach Pokhara which is 200 kilometers from Kathmandu.

Pokhara is best tourism destination of Nepal where people get lost days or weeks wondering by natural beauty.

Take a jeep from Pokhara towards beautiful ethnic Ghandruk village via Nayapul or trek from Nayapul to Ghandruk village exploring the locals and their daily movements of life which is quite different. And your treks starts towards north of Ghandruk village.

What you will see on Muldai View Point Trek?

Muldei View Trek will take you cultural as well natural diversity of Nepal when the trail passing through Ethnic Mountain villages, dense rhododendron forest and ridge lines which offering a mesmerizing view of Mt. Machhapuchhre, Annapurna, Nilgiri and other peaks.

Best time for Muldai View Point Trek

These are the best time to trek to Muldai view point trek, which have comfortable temperatures and less chance to rain and clear views.

As Muldai is short and easy accessible the trek can be done any time of the year.
Spring: March –mid May

Autumn: September –November

Spring:  March - April -May Have good time for pleaser weather and mountains are breathtaking visible, the temperatures are mild and the flora is a blossom.

Autumn: September – October – November  have clear skies and the mountains as are even more visible but during the period price is higher and trail is more crowded with many hikers and trekkers.

Difficulty level: How difficult is Muldai View Trek? 

To do Muldai view point trek you don’t need any additional from or shape of physical fitness and experience to complete these easy treks but if you are fit obviously you will fill more enjoyable.

Altitude of Muldai View Point Trek:
you don’t need to worry about altitude at the highest point you get is 3637 meters and it’s nothing to compare what you will experience on the higher elevations treks in Nepal

Accommodation on Muldai View Point Trek 

Accomodation  during the Muldai View trek will be good hotel and lodge except 1 night to Dobato at basic tea house.

The room will be on sharing basic at high season. Although single supplement will be provided on the request.

Meal:

The meals on Muldai view trek will simple and authentic Nepalese as well as international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Indian, etc.) as far as we get in Menu.

The breakfast and dinner will be served at hotel/lodge and lunch will serve on the way. Breakfast, lunch and dinner will be included in the package.

Travel Insurance

The travel insurance is mandatory when you are participating in adventurous activities such like trekking and expeditions. Visiting with guide in most part is incredibly safe however when you go to trekking  in high altitude there is always chance of having snowfall, minor health problems, suffering from some injuries and hit by altitude sickness.  In such case the medical expenses is very high and your budget may suffer huge increases of expensive so its mandatory to minimize  the risk which ensured you had be covered in case of emergency .

However, Nepal Trail Finder ensures all necessary insurance for our guide, porter and staff.

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  • Trip Duration 9 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Difficulty Easy
  • Trip StyleTrekking
  • Accommodation3 Star (or greater) Hotel
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