Lower Dolpo Trekking

Lower Dolpo TrekkingLower Dolpo Himalayan region lies in the northwest remains one of the most remote places and is also known for high mountain Lake Se-Phoksundo. This region full of Buddhist monasteries is challenging but the reward is also overwhelming for adventure loving trekkers. There are many possible ways of doing the trek of this region varying from 2 weeks to more than a month. The shorter Lower Dolpo trekking begin by flying into nearby airfields such as Dunai where as the others trail ahead from Pokhara, Baglung and Surkhet.

Trip Fact

Trekking duration: 23 days

Starting from: Jumla after flight from Nepalgunj

Ending at: Juphal and fly down to Nepalgunj

Grade: Moderate to Strenuous and alpine.

Highest access of the trek: Kagmara La (5115 m)

Culture: Mixed with typical Nepalese, Tibetans.

Mode of trekking tour: Camping trek only

Himalayan sights: Sisne Himal Range, Kanjiroba Himal.

Splendid breathtaking place: Most challenging special trek in remote western Nepal .

Lower Dolpo Trekking Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Katmandu (1334m), transfer Hotel and wel come diner.

Day 02: Fly, Katmandu to Nepalgunj & transfer to hotel

Day 03: Early morning, fly to Jumla and trek to Ghotichour (2700m).

Day 04: Ghotichaur to Chutra (2856)

Day 05: Chutra to Chaurikot (3000 m.)

Day 06: Chaurighot to Kaigaun (3245m)

Day 07: Kaigaun to Garpung Khola (3285m)

Day 08: Garpung Khola to Kagmara phedi (4645m)

Day 09: Kagmara phedi - Cross Kagmara pass (5115 m) to Pungmi Kharka

Day 10: Pungmi Kharka to Phoksundo Lake (3600m)

Day 11: Rest at Phoksundo Lake & excursion

Day 12: Phoksundo Lake via Baga –la cross to Baga-La Phedi (5070m) forest camp

Day 13: Baga-La forest camp to Numla Phedi (4535m)

Day 14: Numla Phedi -Cross Numla (5190m) and trek to Tarap (4040m)

Day 15: Tarap to Dho (4020m)

Day 16: Dho to Big cave (3600m)

Day 17: Big cave to Lahini (3200m)

Day 18: Lahini to Tarakot (2800m)

Day 19: Tarakot to Dunai (2150m)

Day 20: Dunai to Juphal (2500m)

Day 21: Fly Juphal - Nepalgunj to Katmandu & transfer to hotel

Day 22: Katmandu valley sightseeing and farewell diner.

Day 23: Back to onward destination.

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