Dolpo Trek

Dolpo Trekking

Dolpo is remote region of Nepal and the focal point of this area is Shey Phoksumdo National Park. The east and south of it is bordered by the Dhaulagiri and Churen Himal ranges and to the west by Jumla district. Trekking to Lower Dolpo proffers you the remarkable and worthwhile experience of lifetime.The noteworthy figure seen here are immaculate snowy peaks, ancient and isolated villages, rich wildlife,reliable Buddhist monastery and wonderful lakes. The people of this area are simple and warm-hearted with enthralling culture and traditions. The cultural traditions of this area are basically linked with Tibetan.

Trekking into this region gives an exposure to the High & Isolated Himalayan valleys, resembling the Tibetan highlands. The major highlight of this trek includes “Shey Phoksundo National Park” which is the largest National Parks of Nepal. “Shey Phoksundo Lake” is another prominent factor of this region. The lake is totally free of aqua life, which the crystal waters clearly explain. Surrounded by rock, forests, and snow-capped peaks, the area has been described as one of the World’s “Natural Hidden Wonders”.

The trek begins at “Juphal” and follows the trail to “Dunai”, then proceeds to “Tarakot”, way up to “Bang la” Camp, the highest point of this trek, after passing through the “Sanu Bheri” village, we then descend to the beautiful “Phoksundo” Lake, which is a part of the “Shey Phoksundo National Park.

Dolpo Trekking Itinerary:

Day 01:

Arrive in Kathmandu

Day 02:

Kathmandu City Tour

Day 03:

Kathmandu to Nepalgunj

Day 04:

Juphal to Dunai (2150m)

Day 05:

Dunai to Tarakot (2550m)

Day 06:

Tarakot to Khanigaon (2550m)

Day 07:

Khanigaon to Chukore (about 3550m)

Day 08:

Chukore to Kamokharka (4000m)

Day 09:

Kamokharka to Dho (4130m)

Day 10:

Dho to Numa La Camp (4350m)

Day 11:

Numa La Camp to Bang La Camp (4500m)

Day 12:

Bang La Camp to Sanu Bheri Valley

Day 13:

Sanu Bheri valley to Phoksundo Lake (3730m)

Day 14:

Phoksundo Lake to Pungmo Valley (3304m)

Day 15:

Pungmo Valley to Lasa Meadow (about 4300m)

Day 16:

Lasa Meadow to Garpung khola Valey (4000m)

Day 17:

Garpung Khola Valley to Hurikot (2600m)

Day 18:

Hurikot to Forest Camp (3250m)

Day 19:

Forest Camp to Churta (3010m)

Day 20:

Churta to Jumla (2370m)

Day 21:

Jumla to Kathmandu

Day 22:

Transfer to Airport

Recommended Trekking Equipments for camping treks:
>> Trekking Boots
>> Woolen Socks
>> Gaiters
>> Rucksack
>> Tent
>> Camp / Lodge footwear
>> Thermal Underwear
>> Walking trousers
>> Track suit
>> Weatherproof trousers
>> T-shirts
>> Polar fleece pullover(s) and/or jacket
>> Woolen Shirt
>> Woolen cap
>> Sun glass
>> Woolen Gloves
>> Neck scarf
>> Down booties
>> Kit Bag
>> Map / books
>> Down jacket – depending on season and area visited
>> Gortex Jacket / Polo Jackets
>> Sleeping Bag
>> Small Towel
>> Trekking Stick
>> Torch with battery
>> Frist aid equipments and madicine
>> Water carrying bottles
>> Camera, film with batteries
>> Small Binoculars
>> Travel alarm clock