Upper Dolpo trek is remote hidden trekking destination in Nepal, where Nepal’s most tranquil and natural beauty is still unexplored
Trek Begins from Jumla leading to Dolpo via Mugu covering the two National Parks i.e.Rara and Shey Phoksundo National Park. The trip provides varied experience of different life style, customs, traditions, culture and religions.Beside these, the trip offers you wide variety of natural wonders throughout the journey. Along the trip there are two famous lakes. Rara the biggest lake of Nepal looks really beautiful where you can also make sightseeing around the lake it really reliefs your tiredness. Another one is Phoksundo, the deepest lake of Nepal which is popular for its sparkling colour, fresh and clean water that looks gorgeous and makes you really fresh. Besides the lake you can visit some important Gompas and village gathering knowledge of Bon religion and tradition.
The trail with the places that look more or less same but keep slight differences with one another. This trail also bears the high possibility to view the glamour of Himalayas the Snow Leopard. There are some renowned passes along the way. Crossing those passes one can really takes breathe of satisfaction and realizes the pleasure of the effort. There are several Gompas (Monasteries)in villages which hold different importance. These Gompas are the treasure of old religious texts. Most of these villages are being guided by the Senior Lamas of these Gompas with their own socio-cultural norms and values. One can also observe the different activities of the National Parks carried out in collaboration with the local people. Since these places are far away from the modern facilities of basic needs, they seem to be satisfied with what they have. In spite of their hardship of life the people always look happy, This Trail is the especial one because it is not used by the usual trekkers so it is hard to find any human traffic along the way. This adventurous rout is full of excitements of exclusive experiences where the animals are not possible for transportation. All the way along there is no any tea house therefore all the stoppage will be in camp.
Outline Itinerary (Upper Dolpo Trek)
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative.
Day 02 : Sightseeing at Kathmandu valley, overnight at hotel
Day 03 : We take a flight to Nepalgunj and transfer to hotel. Overnight in hotel.
Day 04 : Morning flight to Jhupal and trek to Dunai. 3.5 hrs. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 05 : We start the trek to Sahartara (2730m). 6 -7 hrs. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 06 : Trek to and Laini Odar (3370m). Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 07 : A day for acclimatization at the lake. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 08 : Trek to (3639m). Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 09 : Trek to Fulbari (best view). Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 10 : Trek to Shey Gumpa. (via Kang La pass) Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 11 : Trek to Namgung Gompa (place of interest). Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 12 : Trek to Seltang Village (most beautiful village). Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 13 : Rest day in Seltang. Visit to Yongjir Gompa. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 14 : SeltangVilage – Durki Khola Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 15 : Trek to Thurki. Via Jungla pass. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 16 : Trek to Dho Tarap. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 17 : Trek to Laina Odar. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 18 : Trek to Tarakot. Stay overnight at tented Camp.
Day 19 : Trek to Dunai. Stay overnight in hotel or at tented Camp.
Day 20 : Trek to Juphal. Stay overnight in hotel or at tented Camp.
Day 21 : Fly via Nepalgunj to Kathmandu where we check into our hotel.
Day 22 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination.
Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this amazing and challenging Upper Dolpo Trek if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.
NOTE : All Camping Trek offers and plans given in the itinerary are for all interested visitors who prefer full package. We offer the itinerary of the destinations as per your choice. You are always free to choose any itinerary and the staff depending on your financial condition. As per your interest and requirement, we have options for any partial visit too.