Upper Dolpo Trekking

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  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • duration 25 days
  • tour type Private
  • minimum participants 2
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Maximum altitude 5350 meters
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu , Nepal
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Hike in an isolated and less touristy region of Nepal
  • Visit Phoksundo Lake, the deepest lake in Nepal
  • Visit world heritage sites in Kathmandu city
  • Experience thrilling mountain flights
Beyond the almighty Himalayans lies the isolated land, Dolpo, with its own unique geography, culture and ecosystem. This region was not open to outsiders until the 1990s, meaning that the beauty of this area is still fresh and not affected by the outer world. Situated between the Tibetan plateau and Dhaulagiri range, it is a mixture of Tibetan culture and Nepalese culture.

Join us for a once in a lifetime trek to this astounding region. The visitor to this region will be confronted with mesmerizing views of the gigantic mountain peaks of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and Kanjirowa mountain ranges. Similarly, the trek travels via different Himalayan passes where you can enjoy the beauty of Phoksundo Lake, the deepest lake in Nepal. You may also get to see beautiful and rare animals like the snow leopard.

This region will surely inspire you as it has so many others. To some, the area may already be familiar: the Oscar-nominated movie, The Caravan, was filmed in the Dolpo region, and the books “The Snow Leopard” by Peter Matthiessen and “Himalayan Pilgrimage” by David Snellgrove also contributed a lot to expose the Dolpo to the outer world.

Though this trek can be physically challenging, the region is no less than a Himalayan heaven.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT GLORIOUS HIMALAYA TREKKING PVT LTD.
5 - Excellent
Based on 32 reviews
Mohamed's review for another Glorious Himalaya Trekking Pvt Ltd. tour
5 - Excellent
  • Mohamed
  • From Maldives
  • On Jul 24 2017
“We did 10 Days Langtang Valley Trek with Glorious Himalaya Trek second time. And the trip went very pleasant as per our desire.”
Lucian's review for another Glorious Himalaya Trekking Pvt Ltd. tour
4 - Very Good
  • Lucian
  • From Canada
  • On Oct 31 2017
“Very Good”
Suzan's review for another Glorious Himalaya Trekking Pvt Ltd. tour
5 - Excellent
  • Suzan
  • On Jul 22 2019
“We, five travel mate, planned to visit ABC in the middle of Mar 2019 and selected Glorious Himalaya Trekking among the choice list of eight agencies due to reliable communication, flexible itinerary and reasonable price quotation.
Unfortunately ABC route has been closed due to avalanche just before the two days of our journey. Agency owner Mr. Ganesh promptly informs us and suggested some alternatives with pros and cons. We just relied on him to do on behalf of us and requested to take the chance till last point. He redesigned accordingly and suggested optimum solution which also capable to reroute to ABC if we become fortunate again. We went till Chomrong via Poonhill-Ghorepani and observed the similar situation stated by him earlier.
The most entertaining thing was selection of accommodations which was excellent choice in terms of scenic position & comfort ability to roam around in leisure time though sometimes we have to slightly compromise the lodging facilities. The guide & porters were with us like presidential guards to facilitate till whenever we went to sleep. Their positive attitude always inspired us to overcome all challenging situation during trekking.
On the whole, Glorious Himalaya Trekking ltd. managed the entire tour so entertaining, comfortable and undoubting that I will like to select them for my next trekking. In a single sentence, Glorious Himalaya Trekking ltd. knows to provide positive customer experience with professionalism”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to your hotel.
  • Day 2: Kathmandu sightseeing and preparation for the trek.
  • Day 3: Fly to Nepalgunj
  • Day 4: Fly to Juphal
  • Day 5: Trek to Chhepka - (2838m)
  • Day 6: Trek to Palam - (3820m)
  • Day 7: Trek to Phoksundo Lake - (3620m)
  • Day 8: Acclimatization day at Phoksundo Lake
  • Day 9: Trek to Salla Ghari - (3640m)
  • Day 10: Trek to Lar Tsa - (4120m)
  • Day 11: Trek to Shey Gompa - (4320m)
  • Day 12: Rest day
  • Day 13: Trek to Namgung - (4430m)
  • Day 14: Trek to Saldang - (4046m)
  • Day 15: Trek to Sibu - (4000m)
  • Day 16: Trek to foot of the Jengla - (4480m)
  • Day 17: Trek to Tokyo Gaon - (4240m)
  • Day 18: Trek to Dho Tarap - (4200m)
  • Day 19: Trek to Serkam - (3623m)
  • Day 20: Trek to Tarakot - (2280m)
  • Day 21: Trek to Dunai - (2109m)
  • Day 22: Trek to Juphal - (2404m)
  • Day 23: Flight to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj
  • Day 24: Kathmandu Rest day
  • Day 25: Departure day
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • All the airport and hotel transfers by private jeep/van as per the itinerary.
  • 3 nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu city, inclusive of breakfast.
  • One day Kathmandu sightseeing escorted by our city tour guide. (Entrance fees excluded)
  • All the domestic airfares and airport taxes
  • Tented accommodation while on the trek.
  • Full board meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch & dinner, with hot tea and coffee)
  • Professional trekking guide for the trek.
  • Supporting porters to carry your loads and all the camping equipments.
  • All the essential trekking permits and entrance fees for the trek.
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu at typical restaurant with cultural dance show.
  • Appreciation certificate after completion
  • First aid medical kit box.
  • Trekking route map for the trek.
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • Nepal entry visa and international flights.
  • Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu
  • Any alcoholic beverages and cold drinks during the trek.
  • Extra nights in trekking regions or in Kathmandu if your flight is cancelled due to bad weather.
  • Tips to the trekking crews.
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CANCELLATION

Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.

Other Practical InformationOccasionally, flights may be cancelled due to weather or other circumstances (especially mountain flights), so we recommend you add some extra days in Nepal before your returning flight in case.
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