Upper Dolpo Camping Trekking

  1. Duration27 Days

Max. Altitude:4702m

Difficulty:Moderate

Group Size :2-16

The valley of Dolpo is located in the northwest region of the country behind the Dhaulagiri massif . It was immortalized in the movie Himalaya . This hidden valley was created by Guru Rinpoche - a devout Buddhist . Buddhist religious groups settled in this valley have preserved Buddhist culture , traditions and lifestyles have not changed an inch. Remained isolated for many years , this valley one of the most remote was opened to tourism in the 1990s. Therefore, Tibetan culture is one of the attractions of this region by its language, culture, primitive way of life and other characteristics . Throughout this trek, you will have the opportunity to visit Buddhist or Bön monasteries ( TAKUM , Do Gompa, Rigmo gompa , Shey GOMP ... ) to admire the beautiful scenery of Lake Shey Phoksundo turquoise waters , most highest lake in the world, the snowy mountains, rocky hills . Visit the National Park Shey Phosundo you will observe the animals , some of which are endangered . You can spend time with the locals , enjoy local specialties , visit ancient villages , explore the Buddhist culture and lifestyles. This valley was the mecca for trade caravans of salt from Tibet . All these features have made the trek Dolpo one of the most beloved and popular trekking destinations in Nepal . There are several trekking routes in the valley of Dolpo . You can start the journey either Pokhara or Nepalgunj - Juphal .

Maximum altitude : 5010M .
Level walking : 5-7 hours walking per day.
Duration of the trek : 18 days.
Accommodation: 3 places a tent for 2 persons
Best season : March, April , May to September , October, November .
Commitment to moderate sports .
Participants: Minimum 2 to 12 maximum .
 

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu,welcome at airport and transfer to hotel

Day 02:Half day Sightseeing in Katmandu city with cultural tour guide.Hotel

Day 03:Kathmandu - Nepalgunj by flight, 1 hour flight and overnight in Hotel

Day 04:In the morning flight Nepalgunj - Jhupal 40 minutes flight and trek start about 4-hour walk to Dunai, camp in Dunai (2150m).

Day 05:Trek to Ankhe (2660m) 6 hrs.Camp

Day 06:Trek to Sumdo (3100m) 5 hrs.Camp

Day 07:Trek to Ringmo Phoksindo Lake (3728m) 4 hrs.Camp

Day 08:Acclimatizations day

Day 10:Trek to North campo Dolpo over night.(4000m.)Camp

Day 11:Trek to Gandla Là (5250m.)Camp

Day 12:Gandla La Pass Shey Gompa (4750m.)Camp

Day 13:Trek Namgung (4950m.)Camp

Day 14:Trek to Saldang (4650m.)Camp

Day 15:Trek to Yangjir(3965m.)Camp

Day 16:Trek to Tingkyu-Kehengchu.Rivar side camp. (4694m.)Camp

Day 17:Trek to Charkhala Phedi (4290m) 7 hrs.Camp

Day 18:Trek to Charkhala passes( 5035m) and charkha village (4050m) 6 hrs.

Day 19:Trek to Yak Kharka (4250m) 6hrs.Camp

Day 20:Trek to Bhery Kharka (4670m.) 4 hrs.Camp

Day 21:Trek to Thula (5400m & 6 hrs. -after Sangdala pass (4295m.) Sangda phedi 8 hrs.

Day 22:Trek to Dangar Jung village (3560m.)6/7hrs.Camp

Day 23:Trek to Jomsom 4 hrs.Lodge

Day 24:Fly back to Jomsom-Pokhara fly 25 minutes.Hotel

Day 25:Flight back to Kathmandu( Evening fare well dinner in Nepal cultural Resturant)

Day 26:Extra day in Kathmandu

Day 27:Trip end.Final departure transfer to airport.


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Upper Dolpo Camping Trekking

Detail Itinerary

Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu,welcome at airport and transfer to hotel

Day 02Half day Sightseeing in Katmandu city with cultural tour guide.Hotel

Day 03Kathmandu - Nepalgunj by flight, 1 hour flight and overnight in Hotel

Day 04In the morning flight Nepalgunj - Jhupal 40 minutes flight and trek start about 4-hour walk to Dunai, camp in Dunai (2150m).

Day 05Trek to Ankhe (2660m) 6 hrs.Camp

Day 06Trek to Sumdo (3100m) 5 hrs.Camp

Day 07Trek to Ringmo Phoksindo Lake (3728m) 4 hrs.Camp

Day 08Acclimatizations day

Day 10Trek to North campo Dolpo over night.(4000m.)Camp

Day 11Trek to Gandla Là (5250m.)Camp

Day 12Gandla La Pass Shey Gompa (4750m.)Camp

Day 13Trek Namgung (4950m.)Camp

Day 14Trek to Saldang (4650m.)Camp

Day 15Trek to Yangjir(3965m.)Camp

Day 16Trek to Tingkyu-Kehengchu.Rivar side camp. (4694m.)Camp

Day 17Trek to Charkhala Phedi (4290m) 7 hrs.Camp

Day 18Trek to Charkhala passes( 5035m) and charkha village (4050m) 6 hrs.

Day 19Trek to Yak Kharka (4250m) 6hrs.Camp

Day 20Trek to Bhery Kharka (4670m.) 4 hrs.Camp

Day 21Trek to Thula (5400m & 6 hrs. -after Sangdala pass (4295m.) Sangda phedi 8 hrs.

Day 22Trek to Dangar Jung village (3560m.)6/7hrs.Camp

Day 23Trek to Jomsom 4 hrs.Lodge

Day 24Fly back to Jomsom-Pokhara fly 25 minutes.Hotel

Day 25Flight back to Kathmandu( Evening fare well dinner in Nepal cultural Resturant)

Day 26Extra day in Kathmandu

Day 27Trip end.Final departure transfer to airport.

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