Upper Dolpa Trekking | Upper Dolpa Trek | Nepal Upper Dolpa Trek

Upper Dolpa trekking is a remote region, longest trek as well as challenging trail in Nepal. It is located between the Tibetan plateau and the Dhaulagiri Himalayan range, in the western part of Nepal. Upper Dolpa trek is a restricted trekking trail that’s why needed to go through Nepal trekking tour company.  Nepal trekking company arranges you special permit for the trekking. The Special Trekking Permit costs are $710 per person for 10 days, $910 per person for 13 days and $70 per day thereafter).  

Upper Dolpa is a remote area of Nepal that’s why although a few anthropologists and geographers had explored. The entire district was closed to trekkers until 1989 when the southern part of Dolpa was opened to organized trekking groups. Dolpo, a land beyond the Himalaya, conjures up visions of mysterious monasteries, snow leopards, Musk Deer and Blue Sheep.

Trip Facts: Upper Dolpa Trekking

Trip Duration: 24 Days
Trekking Duration: 21 Days
Trekking Grade: Moderate to Strenuous
Grup Size: Min - 2
Trekking Type: Tented Camp
Accommodation in Trek: Camp
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner During The Trek
Transportation: Flight Kathmandu/Nepalgunj/Kathmandu
Maximum Altitude in Trek: 5190m
Best Time for Trekking: March-May, September-December
Trekking Starting and Ending: Nepalgunj

Upper Dolpa Trekking

Upper Dolpa Trekking Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival to Tribhuan International Airport at Kathmandu, Transfer to hotel and Short Briefing about Trek

Day 02 Flight to Nepalgunj (south-western Nepal), overnight at Tented Camp

Day 03 Nepalgunj to Jumla by flight and trek to Gothichour (2700m), Overnight at Guest House

Day 04 Trekking Starts from Ghotichour to Napakhola (3000m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 05 Trekking Starts from Napakhona to Chaurikot (3000m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 06 Trekking Starts from Chaurikot to Bheri River side, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 07 Trekking Starts from Bheri River Side to Gharpung Khola, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 08 Trekking Starts from Gharpung Khola to Kagmara (3500m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 09 Trekking Starts from Kagmara to Kagmara base camp (4000m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 10 Cross Kagmara La (5165m) and Trek to Pungmo Khola Valley, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 11 Trekking Starts from Pungmo Khola to Pungmo Gaon (3050m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 12 Trekking Starts from Pungmo Gaon to She Phoksundo Lake (3600m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 13 Explore Phoksundo Lake, Kanjirolba, Kagmara, Villages and Ringbo Gompa, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 14 Trek from Phoksundo Lake to Bagala base camp, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 15 Cross Bagala Pass (5090m), Trek to Numla Pass Base Camp, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 16 Trekking Starts from Numla Pass Base Camp to Chering Gompa, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 17 Trekking Starts from Chering Gompa to Do Tarap, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 18 Rest Day at Do Tarap to Acclimatization for further Trekking Day, Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 19 Trekking Starts from Do Tarap to Lahini (3560m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 20 Trekking Starts from Lahini to Tarakot (2700m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 21 Trekking Starts from Tarakot to Dunai (2100m), Overnight at Tented Camp

Day 22 Trekking Starts from Dunai to Jhupal and fly to Nepalgunj, Overnight at Hotel

Day 23 Fly from Nepalgunj to Kathmandu, Overnight at Good Hotel

Day 24 Departure on Your Final Destination or Expand Your Holiday Trip in Nepal

Upper Dolpa Trekking - Service Includes in the Cost:

  • Airport pick up and drop by private car, haice, mini bus (as per number of clients)
  • 2 Night Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu & Nepalgunj on B.B plan (bed & breakfast) as per your request
  • Meals on full board (breakfast, lunch and dinner) in trekking for you and private room or tented camp during the trek.
  • An experienced government licensed holder trekking guide (English or another languages speaking) and porter, their food, drinks, insurance, salary, equipments, transportation, local tax etc.
  • Kathamandu to Nepalgunj, Nepalgunj to Jumla, Jhupal to Nepalgunj and Nepalgunj to Kathmandu Flight ticket
  • TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) and all trekking permit
  • All government taxes and tourist service charge

Upper Dolpa Trekking - Service Excludes in the Cost:

  • Your travel insurance and Nepal entry visa fee
  • International Airfare and Airport departure tax
  • Tips for trekking Guide, Porter and Driver. (tipping is expected but it is not mandatory).
  • All kind drinks (hot, cold and alcoholic), During the trek Hot Shower
  • Personal Shopping and Laundry, Personal trekking Equipments etc.

Price: Negotiate