Upper Dolpo and Shey Gompa Trekking is amazing hike as we need to cross three high passes, Nagdalo La, the Shey La and Jeng La. Our trek begins from head out to Nepaljung and fly to Juphal (upper Dolpo). From Juphal we stroll through Tarakot and turn north to Tarap valley. Inside 5 days we arrive at Do Tarap. We rest at Do Tarap for a day and cross high pass at an elevation of 5000-meter like Jangla and several other.
These passes are generally covered with snow and also known as the hardest part of this trek. From the pass you can see rolling mountain that amplifies to Tibet. The trekking further brings us to Shey Gompa our main destination often referred to as heart of Upper Dolpo. It’s an enchanted place, arranged at the base of Crystal Mountain. A day later rest at Shey Gompa we cross the high pass at Kangla. Descend towards Phoksindhu Riverand and accompany the waterfall trail to Phoksindhu Lake and finally walk to our beginning point Juphal and fly out to Kathmandu.
Dolpo Region could be partitioned into four valleys, each of which is represented by a village development committee namely Dho (Tarap Valley), Saldang (Nankhong Valley), Tinje (Panzang Valley), and Chharka (Tsharka Valley). Upper Dolpo is a restricted zone, for which a charge of US$ 500 for the first 10 days, and US$ 50 for every extra day. In addition, there is a greatest number of foreigners that can enter Inner Dolpo each year. This makes a trek into Upper Dolpo an extremely extraordinary and exclusive experience.
For day to day trekking route, please refer to our itinerary tab above.