Upper Dolpo Trekking

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  • Duration: 27 days
  • Difficulty: Strenuous
  • Tour Type: Private Guided Trek
  • Max altitude: 5115 m.
  • Transportation: Land & Air
  • Best Time: Sep. - Nov. & Mar. - Jul.

Upper Dolpo (Dolpa) is high altitude part of Dopa district of Western Nepal which is remote and wilderness area. Dolpo region is bordered in the north by the Tibet region of China. Thus the culture, lifestyle, people and tradition of this area are similar to Tibetan people.  The walking holiday for this beautiful land start from Juphal. You will get there after taking the domestic flight from Nepalgunj.  The unexplored and less touristic area has various lakes and amazing waterfalls along the trail. Shey Phoksundo Lake is one of the most popular spot of the trek which is situated at an altitude of 3,611.5 m. The fresh water lake can’t make your eye blink.  The region is influenced by BON religion which is a part of Tibetan Buddhism. Kang La (5,240m) pass ,  Shey Gompa (4280m.), Lnag La (5002m ),  Sime Gaon (3950m.) & Yak Kharka (4780m ) are the highlighted places along the trial.  The camping trek is suitable for you if you want to spend your walking holiday in the hidden part of the world which makes you feel that you are in the different world.  The walking in the trail is starts from juphal and ends in Jomsom so the most of trekkers called it “Dolpo to Jomsom trek”. From jomsom we will fly down to Pokhara and drive to Kathmandu. Upper Dolpo trek will be a lifetime experience walking holidays for you.

Upper Dolpo trekking highlights

  • A 27 days private guided trek to Upper Dolpo region
  • Explore preserved culture of Dolpo Area
  • Observe Tibetan Bon-Buddhist culture, tradition and visit monasteries
  • Witness the beauty of pristine Shy Phoksundo Lake
  • Enjoy camping trekking in the remote part of Nepal
  • Walk through beautiful landscape and natural diversity
  • Trek on rain shadow, less touristic off the beaten path and enjoy fully with nature, mountains, unexplored lakes, landscape and nomadic people & their lifestyle

 

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Trip Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu airport Nepal.

Up on arrival meet our office representative at airport and transfer to hotel/ after refreshing complete the official formalities/ briefing about the preparation and rest of the day free for your own leisure.

  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: None
  • Overnight at: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Elevation: 1400m.
Day 02: Full day guided sightseeing around Kathmandu city

Full day guided sightseeing around Kathmandu city- Historical Kathmandu Durbar Square area, Pasupatinath Temple & Boudhanath Stupa, which will take you to visit Nepal’s most popular attractions.

  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Overnight at: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Elevation: 1400m.
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj (55mins.).
  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Overnight at: Nepalgunj
  • Maximum Elevation: 150m.
Day 04: Fly from Nepalgunj to Juphal (45 mins.) and trek to Dunai (2000m., 2 - 3 hours)
  • Accommodation: Guest House
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Dunai
  • Maximum Elevation: 2000m.
Day 05: Trek from Dunai to Syangda (2545m, 4-5 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Syangda
  • Maximum Elevation: 2545m.
Day 06: Trek from Syangda to Amchi (3110m, 5- 6 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Amchi
  • Maximum Elevation: 3110m.
Day 07: Trek Amchi to Phoksundo Lake (3600m, 5-6 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Phoksundo Lake
  • Maximum Elevation: 3600m.
Day 08: Exploration day around Shey Phoksundo Lake
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Phoksundo Lake
  • Maximum Elevation: 3600m.
Day 09: Trek Phoksundo Lake to Lake beach (5 - 6 hours)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Lake beach
  • Maximum Elevation:
Day 10: Trek Lake beach to Mandala Camp (4,570m, 5 - 6 hours)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Mandala Camp
  • Maximum Elevation: 4570m.
Day 11: Trek Mandala Camp - Kang La (5,240m) pass to Shey Gompa (4280m., 5-6 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Shey Gompa
  • Maximum Elevation: 5240m.
Day 12: Trek Shey Gompa - Saldang pass (5010m) to Namgung (4,380m. 5-6 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Namgung
  • Maximum Elevation: 5010m.
Day 13: Trek Namgung to Yanger Gompa (3890m, 5-6 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Yanger Gompa
  • Maximum Elevation: 3890m.
Day 14: Trek Yanger Gompa to Musi Gaon (4270m., (6-7 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Musi Gaon
  • Maximum Elevation: 4270m.
Day 15: Trek Musi Gaon to Lang La (5002m ) - Sime Gaon (3950m, 6 - 7 hours)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Sime Gaon
  • Maximum Elevation: 5002m.
Day 16: Trek Sime Gaon to Tinja (4150m, 6 -7 hours)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Tinja
  • Maximum Elevation: 4150m.
Day 17: Trek Tinja to Kheng (4550m, 6-7 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Kheng
  • Maximum Elevation: 4550m.
Day 18: Trek Kheng - Charka pass (5,036m ) to Charka (4365m, 7 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Charka
  • Maximum Elevation: 5036m.
Day 19: Trek Charka to Yak Kharka (4780m,5-6 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Yak Kharka
  • Maximum Elevation: 4780m.
Day 20: Trek Yak Kharka - Sangda pass (5490m ) to Sangda Phedi (5110m, 6 - 7hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Sangda Phedi
  • Maximum Elevation: 5490m.
Day 21: Tek Sangda Phedi to Sangda (3909m, 5 - 6 hours)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Sangda
  • Maximum Elevation: 3909m.
Day 22: Trek Sangda to Phale Gaon (2900m, 5-6 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Tented Camp
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Phale Gaon
  • Maximum Elevation: 2900m.
Day 23: Trek Phale Gaon to Jomsom ( 2743m, 3 - 4 hrs)
  • Accommodation: Local Lodge
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Jomsom
  • Maximum Elevation: 2743m.
Day 24: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara (25 mins.)

Transfer to the hotel and rest of the day free for relax!

  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Overnight at: Pokhara
  • Maximum Elevation: 820m.
Day 25: Fly from Pokhara to Kathmandu

Fly to Kathmandu 30 mins, transfer to hotel, late noon shopping souvenirs around market and typical Nepali dinner party with culture show.

  • Accommodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast & Dinner
  • Overnight at: Kathmandu
  • Maximum Elevation: 1400m.
Day 26: Final Departure

Transfer to the airport for the final departure!

  • Accommodation: None
  • Meals: Breakfast
  • Overnight at: -
  • Maximum Elevation: 1400m.
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Inclusion in the Package

Included

  • Airport transfers - pick up and drop upon arrival and departure 
  • Full board basis on the way of trekking- Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation at tea house lodge and tented camp.
  • 20 days tented camping with necessary equipments, foods, kitchen utensils and supporting staffs
  • Domestic flight to Kathmandu - Nepalgunj, Nepalgunj to Juphal & Jomsom- Pokhara, Pokhara - Kathmandu
  • Necessary restricted area trekking permit, conservation and TIMS fee.
  •  Supporting staffs (trekking guide, kitchen team and porter), as well as their necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • 3- Nights accommodation in Kathmandu, 1-night Pokhara and 1-night Nepalgunj in BB basis before and after the trek.
  • Wildness First aid kit pack for the trekking.

Excluded

  • Hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara extra days stay except mentioned in package.
  • Food (Lunch & Dinner) before and after the trip in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral), tips for guide, porters, kitchen & camping team etc.
  • Travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Additional costs- extra days stay, incase of flight cancellation due to the natural calamities, bad weather forecast and other unforeseen circumstances
  • Personal trekking gear for the trek.

Availability

This trip is a private guided one and can be arranged on your requested date. The group size for this trip is one to above.

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