trekking in Lower Dolpo
Dolpo is a divine land in Mid-Western Nepal. Shey-Phoksundo National Park in the core of Dolpo Region is famous for snow leopard. A great Naturalist Rodney Jackson conducted his research on snow leopards in Shey Phoksundo area. The Dolpo is famous for deepest Lake Phoksundo in entire Himalayan Region. Mother Nature created a unique and wonderful treasurer like Dolpo, which is being the shelter of many rare alpine living beings. Inspite of tough trails and rugged topography journey to Dolpo area is a life time experience. Tourists rarely visit Dolpo Region and the trekking route is very narrow and steep at places, so good hiking Experience is essential for this trek. The altitude ranges from 2500m to 5070m.
Trip FactsTrip Code: BTD-02, Duration: 21 days, Program Type: Trekking, Max. Altitude: 4800m, Minimum Pax: 2+, Mode of Travel: Flight/Land, Start Trip: Nepalgunj, End Trip: Nepalgunj,
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing & trek preparation.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Nepalgunj & transfer to Hotel.
Day 04: Nepalgunj to Jhupal (Dolpo) (2,320 m), trek to Dunai (2,850 m), 2-3 hrs walks.
Day 05: Trek to Tarakot (2,850 m), 5-6 hrs walk
Day 06: Trek to Khani Gaon (2,543 m), 5-6 hrs walks
Day 07: Trek to Tarap Khola (3,450 m), 4-5 hrs walks.
Day 08: Trek to Yak Kharka (3800 m), 4-5 hrs walk
Day 09: Trek to Dho Tarap (4,090 m), 5-6 hrs walks
Day 10: Rest Day at Dho Tarap for acclimatization
Day 11: Trek to Tokyu Gaun 5-6 hrs walks
Day 12: Trek to Numa La
Day 13: Cross Numa La (5,190 m), and camp at Phedi.
Day 14: Cross Baga La (5,070 m) and camp on the other side of the Phedi (4,470 m)
Day 15: Trek to Ringmo (3,600 m), 6-7 hrs walks
Day 16: Rest Day at Ringmo for a hike to Phoksundo Lake
Day 17: Trek to chepka (2260 m.)
Day 18: Trek to Jhupal
Day 19: Fly to Kathmandu via Nepaljung
Day 20: Rest day in Kathmandu
Day 21: Departure.
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