Upper Dolpo Trekking is the one of the
most remote and least developed area in
Nepal. Although some geographers had
explored this beautiful Trekking region.
This trekking area was opened in 1989
but the some southern part of Dolpo was
already opened to organized trekking
Dolpo trekking region situated between
the Tibetan plateau and the Dhaulagiri
Himalayan range is the highest inhabited
land of Dolpo. Geographically a southern
extension of Tibet, it lies within the
borders of the state of Nepal, since
1984 has been the countries largest
national park and conservation, the park
sustains an abundance of wild life
including Musk Deer, Himalayan Blue
Sheep and the legendary elusive Snow
Leopard, as well as being home to a
fascinating race of Tibetan speaking
people. The hardy highlanders of Dolpo
are traders, exchanging barley for
Tibetan rock salt and they take their
yaks onto the Tibetan plateau during the
summer for grazing.
We Start wonderful Upper Dolpo Trekking
form Jhupal village, During this
wonderful Trekking, we will encounter
interesting places, Local people,
villages, valleys and serene forest of
pines, oaks and rhododendron. The trek
will passes many enormous mountain
ranges and over the Numala pass at
5,500m till we reach the Phoksundo Lake
at Ringmo village in the "Phoksundo
The highlight of our Trekking, we will
have two nights here to enjoy the beauty
of the deep blue waters of the Phoksundo
lake and the surrounding snow peaks of
Kanjirowa Himalayan range with time to
visit the nearby isolated village of
Ringmo and its Monastery.
Upper Dolpo trek Trip Plans
Trip Duration: 27 Days
Hotel in Kathmandu: 04 Nights
Hotel in Nepalgunj: 01 Night
Flights: Kathmandu - Nepalgunj /Nepalgunj
- Juphal / Juphal - Nepalgunj/ Nepalgunj
Total Trekking: 17 Days
Max Elevation: 5490m.
Highlights of Upper Dolpo Trek
Trekking to the most amazing desert like
Remote and Isolated Valleys bring
See the place where time seems to have
stopped for centuries.
Seeing the people and settlement, among
highest in the world.
Fact of Upper Dolpo Trek
Weather Conditions: Dry, coldness and
very often the winds
Accommodation: Give priority to Camping
/ Local Lodges not found everywhere
Medical Facilities: we suggest you to
carry your own first - Aid Kit while
Communication services: Available very
Rescue process: Helicopter Flights from
Best time (s): Spring: March - June /
autumn: September - mid November
Upper Dolpo Trek Itinerary
Day 01 : Your arrival to
Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA),
you will be met by Mission Eco Trek’s
Airport Representative, and transfer to
hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Full day sightseeing tour of
Kathmandu valley (Boudhanath,
Pashupatinath Temple Swayambhu, and
Kathmandu durbar square). Overnight at
Day 03: Fly to Nepalgunj - hotel.
Day 04: Fly to Juphal (Dopla) Camp
Day 05: Dunai - Hankhe (11 Km) 5
hours Trekking. Overnight in tent.
Day 06: Hankhe - Reiji, Five hours
trekking. Overnight in tents.
Day 07: Reiji - Phoksundo Lake
3600m. 5 hour trekking. Overnight in
Day 08: Phoksundo - Rest day/explore
She Phoksundo. Overnight in tents.
Day 09: Phoksundo Lake-Lake beach 5
hour Trek. Overnight in tents.
Day 10: Lake Beach - Mandala Camp
4,570m. 5 hour trek. Overnight in tents.
Day 11: Mandala Camp - Kang La
(5,240m) pass - Shey Gompa (4280m.) 6
hours trek. O.N.T
Day 12: Shey Gompa - Saldang pass
(5010m) - Namgung 4,380m. Hours trek.
Day 13: Namgung-Yanger Gompa (3890m)
6 hours trekking. Overnight in tents.
Day 14: Yanger Gompa-Musi Gaon
(4270m.) 6 hour trek. Overnight in
Day 15: Musi Gaon - Lnag La (5002m)
- Sime Gaon (3950m) 6 hour trek.
Overnight in tents.
Day 16: Sime Gaon - Tinja (4150m) 6
hour trek. Overnight in tents.
Day 17: Tinja - Kheng (4550m) 6 hour
trek. Overnight in tents.
Day 18: Kheng - Charka pass (5,036m)
-Charka (4365m) 7 hour trek. Overnight
Day 19: Charka -Yak Kharka (4780m) 5
hour trek. Overnight in tents.
Day 20: Yak Kharka - Sangda pass
(5490m) - Sangda phedi (5110m) 07 hours
Day 21: Sangda phedi - Sangda
(3909m) 5 hour trek. Overnight in tents.
Day 22: Sangda - Phale Gaon (2900m)
5 and half hour trek. Overnight in
Day 23: Phale Gaon - Jomsom (2710m)
3 and half hour trek. Overnight in
Day 24: Fly from Jomsom - Pokhara.
Day 25: Fly or drive to Kathmandu.
Day 26: Free day, Relaxing or
shopping with own activities than in the
evening farewell dinner in Nepalese
Restaurant, overnight at Hotel.
Day 27: Relaxing and shopping with
own activities. Mission Eco Trek &
Expedition’s representative will drop to
airport for onward Flight.
Cost: Please contact us.
Minimum Group size: 2
Season: Please above mention
Departure date: as per your
camping or lodge
all meals on
all fees and
such as twin
items of a personal nature,
delay due to weather,
Equipment failure or situations
beyond our control.
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