Lower Dolpo Trekking - 22 Days

Lower Dolpo Trekking - 22 Days

Lower Dolpo trekking offers a real adventure trekking on remote and rugged natural unspoiled corner simply beyond the Himalayan valleys across western Nepal. The Dolpo region preserves one of the last remnants of traditional Tibetan culture where the pre-Buddhist Bon-Po religion is still in practice. High mountains including the Dhaulagiri massif to the southeast surround this spiritual sanctuary. Dolpo region provides the opportunities to visit ancient villages, high passes, beautiful Lakes, isolated Buddhist monasteries and also to experience the vast array of wildlife inhabiting the region in Nepal.

Dolpo region preserved Eco-system encompasses a wild and wonderful variety of flora and fauna, including Blue sheep, Mountain Goat, Jackal, Wolf and the legendary Snow Leopard

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu – Transfer to hotel

Day 02: Sightseeing

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj

Day 04: Fly from Nepalgunj to Juphal and Walk to Dunai for overnight stop

Day 05: Dunai to Ankhe

Day 06: Ankhe to National Park (Palam)

Day 07: Palam to Phoksundo Lake

Day 08: Explore Phoksundo

Day 09: Phoksundo to Pugmo

Day 10: Pugmo to High Camp

Day 11: Acclimatisation at High Camp

Day 12: High Camp to (over Kagmara-La) Base Camp

Day 13: Base Camp to Hurikot

Day 14: Hurikot to Chaurikot

Day 15: Chaurikot to Sing-La

Day 16: Sing-La to Muni Kinara

Day 17: Muni Kinara to Nepal goan

Day 18: Nepal goan to Jumla

Day 19: Jumla (fly) to Nepalgunj

Day 20: Drive from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

Day 21: free Day

Day 22: Trip concludes in Kathmandu.

Cost includes

    • All airport/Hotel transfers.
    • 3 night accommodation 2 star, twin sharing, Nibhas Boutique Home or similar category.
    • City tour by private transport.
    • All necessary paper work and permits. (Upper Dolpa Restricted Area Permit)
    • 1 night Hotel in Nepalgunj.
    • Full meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner) during the trek.
    • Hot drinks. (Tea & Coffee)
    • All mountain accommodation in tent. (Flight Kathmandu-Nepalgunj-Juphal-Nepalgunj-Kathmandu)
    • An experienced guide, porter and necessary staff.
    • Guide, cook and support staffs salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging.
    • A comprehensive medical kit.
    • All government and local taxes.

Cost excludes

    • Nepal entry visa fee you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu. You will require 2 passport size photos, $30 USD per person.
    • Your personal Travel insurance covers helicopter rescue.
    • Your personal equipment for trekking. [Sleeping bag(-15), down jacket, trekking shoes, sun glass, sunscreen, gloves, trekking stick]
    • International airfare and airport departure tax.
    • Your breakfast, lunch & dinner durung the 16 days tripe, except Kathmandu approx $300 USD per person
    • Your personal expenses.
    • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks.
    • Sweet things like chocolate and desert.
    • Hot shower during the trekking.
    • Tips for the guide and porter.
    • Kathmandu sightseeing entry permit. (USD$23)