Upper Dolpo Trek

The word conjures up visions of mysterious monasteries of snow leopards and blue sheep. A land beyond the Himalaya. Laying in western Nepal, Dolpo is one of the most remote of Nepal’s regions. By special permit, we are able to offer these-days trek through upper and lower Dolpo .Our route follows much of the route taken by Peter Mathiessen and George Shaller as described in ( The snow Leopard” . We trek 200 miles , averaging 10 miles a day. We spend 6-8 hours a day trekking . Several layover days are planned . Porters carry a day pack with the things you need for the day. Participants should be in good shape. We are at high elevation much of the time on this trip. Five passes, over 16,500 feet, are crossed . Steep climbs and descents are made.

Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrive in Kathmandu, pick up at airport and Transfer to hotel.
Day 02 : Fly to Nepalganj, overnight at hotel.
Day 03 : Fly to Juphal and start trek to Dunai, overnight at tented camp.
Day 04 : Trek to Hanke Check Post,overnight at tented camp.
Day 05 : Trek to Sumdo,overnight at tented camp.
Day 06 : Trek to Ringmo (Shey - Phoksundo Lake),overnight at tented camp.
Day 07 : Rest and explore around Shey - Phoksundo Lake and villages inhabited by Bon and Buddhist settlers,overnight at tented camp.
Day 08 : Trek to Silver Forest,overnight at tented camp.
Day 09 : Trek to Ngondala (Seula Bhanjyang Base Camp),overnight at tented camp.
Day 10 : Trek to Shey Gompa,overnight at tented camp.
Day 11 : Rest at Shey Gompa,overnight at tented camp.
Day 12 : Trek to Saldang, overnight at tented camp.
Day 13 : Rest at Sandang,overnight at tented camp.
Day 14 : Trek to Sibu,overnight at tented camp.
Day 15 : Trek to Jenjala Base Camp,overnight at tented camp.
Day 16 : Trek to Se La Base Camp,overnight at tented camp.
Day 17 : Trek to Dho Tarap,overnight at tented camp.
Day 18 : Rest at Dho Tarap,overnight at tented camp.
Day 19 : Trek to Big Cave,overnight at tented camp.
Day 20 : Trek to Lahini,overnight at tented camp.
Day 21 : Trek to Tarakot,overnight at tented camp.
Day 22 : Trek to Heute Ghar,overnight at tented camp.
Day 23 : Trek to Dunai,overnight at tented camp.
Day 24 : Trek to Juphal,overnight at tented camp.
Day 25 : Fly to Nepalganj & continuous to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel.
Day 26 : Sightseeing in Kathmandu visiting historic places.
Day 27 : Departure to international airport fly to home with nice journey.