Dolpa is the largest district of Nepal covering 5.36 % of the total landmass of the country. Dolpa is a distant region of Nepal and the central point of this area is Shy Phoksundo National Park . The east and South of Dolpa are surrounded by the Dhaulagiri and Churel Himal Ranges and to the west is the Jumla District. Trekking to Lower Dolpa offers you the remarkable and breaktaking experience of a lifetime. The notable features seen here are snowy peaks, ancient and remote villages, rich wildlife, lovely Buddhist monasteries and wonderful lakes. The people of this area are simple and warm- hearted with an enthralling and tradition. The Traditions of this area are basiscally linked with the tibetian Culture.
The Dolpo region is split between two very distinctive areas as Lower Dolpo and Upper Dolpo. Special Permits are required to enter both sections. Trekking in the lower Dolpo region takes us to the popular Ringmo village and further to Shey-Phoksundo Lake (3,600m) through the Dho Tarap village (4050m), a region inhabited by people practicing polyandry and pre-Buddhist religion called “Bon Po” and two high passes of Numa La (5190m) and Baga La (4470m). Shey-Phoksundo Lake is also known as the Blue Lake and contains no aquatic life. Shey-Phoksundo Lake is famous for its magnificent turquoise color and ranks it with the most scenic mountain parks in the world. The air strip at Juphal allows access connecting a flight between Nepalgunj and Juphal.
All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit,TIMS)
A comprehensive medical kit
All government and local taxes
What are not included?
Hotels in Kathmandu and other arrangements such as sightseeing, meals etc.
Excess baggage charges
Any extra arrangements due to flight delay or cancellation
Travel and rescue insurance
Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
Any other services not mentioned in cost includes section
The itinerary listed is a guideline and standard pattern which we provide you. This trekking can be modified according to your time and requirements. We will be pleased if you provide every minor details about your trip.