The district, with Dhading Besi as its district headquarters, covers an area of 1,926 km², had a population of 336,067 in 2011. The mountain range “Ganesh” is the predominant mountain range located within Dhading. Some of the peaks are over 7,000 meters. The 8,000-plus-metre mountain “Manaslu” is clearly visible from much of Dhading, although it is situated within the bounds of Gorkha. The transnational “King Prithivi Highway” connecting Kathmandu and Pokhara runs through the southern portion of the district making for easy access to the Kathmandu valley. The road parallels the “Trishuli” River.
Things To Do:
Dhading Trek: Dhading trekking offers the Himalayan view of giant Ganesh Himal family, Manaslu, and Annapurna range including monumental landscapes of Dhading District. This is two-week-long trek starts from Trishuli Bazaar – an old famous town to the north of Kathmandu brings through nice and cultural villages with nature to Nepal’s most historical place “Gorkha” -the name of Nepal’s origination. This is not a very hard trek but very non-touristy, cultural and peaceful. In most places, there are no lodges available along the route. Thus, the trek must be arranged a fully organized camping one. The Himalayan View of giant Ganesh Himal family, Manaslu toward Annapurna range is the most attraction of the trek too.
White Water Rafting: This is small group day white water rafting. It provides splendor views of the Himalayas, landscape, culture, vegetation, technical thundering rapids, colorful valley and tremendous excitement of white water rafting. White Water rafting is a popular water adventure sport in Nepal, All major rivers originated from the Himalayas and running down the mountains offers tremendous exciting experience of White Water Rafting.