Upper Dolpa Trek

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Upper Dolpa Trek takes place in Dolpo area which is the most remote and antique locale of Nepal. This region was shut to trekkers but after 1989 the southern piece of Dolpo was opened to tourists. Upper Dolpo area is arranged between the Tibetan borders and the Dhaulagiri Himalayan extent. A southern expansion of Tibet still exists in the borders of Nepal in the name of Upper Dolpo. Since 1984 this region has been the country’s biggest national park and the recreation center that supports a wealth of untamed life including Musk Deer, Himalayan Blue Sheep and the fanciful slippery Snow Leopard and in addition being home to an intriguing race of Tibetan talking individuals. The traditionally the civilization of Dolpo are businessmen who trade grain for Tibetan salt and take their yaks to the Tibetan border for grazing.

Nepal’s first English subtitled motion picture on Dolpo ‘The Caravan’ was an enormous achievement that showed the life of Dolpo region and was named for the Oscar Award in the best outside dialect film class. Dolpo national park resides inside of 3,500 square kilometers of area where most elevated heights are over 4,000 meters. The Upper Dolpo Trek begins from Jhupal village by traversing through most remote and antique locale of Nepal in quiet surrounding of pines, oaks and rhododendron forest. The trekking trail then passes through numerous colossal mountain ranges approaching the Numala at 5,400m and finally reaches the wonderful glacier lake known as the Phoksundo Lake located at Ringmo town in the “Phoksundo National Park”.

The travelers can appreciate the magnificence of the dark blue waters of the Phoksundo Lake and the encompassing snow tops of Kanjirowa Himalayan range while staying in the detached town of Ringmo. Then the trek proceeds to the astonishing nation of Crystal Mountain at Shey Gomba. In the end of trekking going towards the old Trans Himalayan Trade course gives the travelers more chance to investigate this captivating wild region of Nepal Himalaya.

 

Itinerary

Day 01:   Arrival in Kathmandu-Transfer to Hotel

Day 02:    Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation

Day 03:    Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj

Day 04:    Fly from Nepalgunj to Juphal and Trek to Dunai

Day 05:    Trek from Dunai to Ankhe

Day 06:    Trek from Ankhe to Sulighat

Day 07:    Trek from Sulighat to Phoksundo Lake

Day 08:    Rest Day at Phoksundo Lake

Day 09:    Trek from Phoksundo Lake to Phoksundo Khola

Day 10:    Trek to Phoksundo Bhanjyang

Day 11:    Trek to Shey Gompa via Kang-La pass

Day 12:    Rest day at Shey Gompa Explore the Crystal Monastery

Day 13:    Trek from Shey Gompa to Namduna Gaun via Saldang La

Day 14:    Trek from Namduna to Saldang

Day 15:    Trek from Saldang to Yangze Gompa

Day 16:    Trek from Yangze to Sibu

Day 17:    Trek from Sibu to Jeng-la Phedi

Day 18:    Trek Jeng-la to Tokyu Gaon via Jeng la

Day 19:    Trek from Tokyu Gaun to Dho Tarap

Day 20:    Rest Day at Dho Tarap and Exploration

Day 21:    Trek from Dho Tarap to Tarap Khola (Kamakharka)

Day 22:    Trek from Tarap Khola to Khanigaon

Day 23:    Trek from Khanigaun to Tarakot

Day 24:    Trek from Tarakot to Dunai

Day 25:    Trek from Dunai to Jhuphal

Day 26:    Fly from Juphal to Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

Day 27:    Leisure day in Kathmandu

Day 28:    Final departure to your port of destination

Include Exclude

Cost Include:

All meals during trek
Accommodation during trek on local lodge
Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist bus.
Pokhara to Kathmandu by flight
English speaking local expert guide, porters
Annapurna Conservation fees
Trekkers’ Information Management System fees
All guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and entry fees.
Airport transfers and escort
Equipment clothing for porter & staffs
Insurance for all staff & porters
Airport transfers

Cost Exclude:

International airfares
Trekking Equipment
Major meals, Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu
Any type of personal expenses
Rescue & travel insurance, trip cancellation costs, accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or damage to baggage and personal effects.
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