Since its introduction in 1998, Lower Dolpo Trek has been one of Nepal’s best trekking regions. This trek offers an outstanding trekking experience in the hidden treasure of Nepal. This includes remote lodge treks of western Nepal including Shey Phoksundo Lake. Lower Dolpo trek including Shey Phoksundo Lake trek. Lower Dolpo trekking is also one of the more challenging treks. ON this trek we cross two high passes- Numa La and Baga La. This passes reflect on life amidst the tranquil waters of Phoksundo Lake. Dolpo is also the place where the movie ‘Himalaya’ shooting takes place by Eric Valli.
During the Lower Dolpo Trek first, we reach to Juphal, via Nepalgunj from Kathmandu. While on the trek Dhaulagiri lies in the west. Trekking north we enter Phoksundo National Park. After a rest continuous on Matthiessen’s original trial, crossing Khang La 17320ft/5279m. Finally, we reach the very remote monastery of Shey Gompa. This special trek in one of Nepal’s restricted areas has so much to offer. To enter this region we have to pay the same levels of permit fees as for Mustang. Yet, it is ideal for the keen walker who would like a wild experience away from the main trekking routes.
Furthermore, Lower Dolpo treks are among the few where pre-Buddhist Bon Po religion done. While on the trek, we get to muse at the yak caravans that maintain the traditional salt trade with Tibet. While on this trek with Parikrama Trek we take our 19 days out. We leave our work and try to enjoy admiring the beautiful rain shadow landscape of the Himalayas. Reflected on the colorful barren slopes of the mountains this region is one of the unique places.
CROSS NUMA LA PASS (,190 M CAMP AT PELUNG TANG (4,465 M /7 HRS)
CROSS BAGA LA PASS 5,070 M, TREK TO DAJOK TANG (4,080 M /6 HRS)
TREK TO RINGMO (3,600 M / 4 HRS)
TREK COST: Based on Per Person Twin sharing room accommodation
Single Supplement: USD 500 Per Person
Extra: Round trip of Kathmandu – Nepalgunj – Jhupal – Nepalgunj – Kathmandu USD
For Camping and climbing accommodation as per the booking