Upper Dolpa trek is one of the protected trekking zones in Nepal. In local language it’s called “Ba Yul” meaning the Hidden valley. The Upper Dolpa trek is the majestic trekking areas with Monasteries and Gomba along with amazing, peaceful and inspiring scenery with 17th century settlements. The Dolpo region is the natural embodiment of high passes, rare flora and fauna and sweeping vistas.
|Longitude||82° 55′, – 83° 48′|
|Latitude||28° 52′ – 29° 31′|
|Altitude range||2400m TO 5435m|
|Group size||Minimum 2 people|
Upper Dolpo region is very popular for medicinal plant, called Yarcha gumba (Coerdiopsis sinuses), a type of wild caterpillar mushroom, found in abundance in this region. Extracts from Yarchagumba is believed to significantly improve health and fitness. Upper Dolpo trek takes you close to the beautiful natural vistas and local culture including the rich traditions and heritage of the Tibetan people. Upper Dolpo is a rain shadow area and was opened in 1989 for trekkers. Dolpo region is protected by Shey-Phoksundo National Park. It lies to the north of the Dhaulagiri Range bordering the Tibetan Plateau. Here one can find a well-preserved eco-system of plants and wildlife, including blue sheep and the elusive snow leopard. The view of Kanjiroba peak, Phoksumdo Lake, and the Dhaulagiri massif is one of the most rewarding moments of Upper Dolpo trek. A visit to the Phoksumdo Gompa which is dedicated to the ancient Bonpo religion, local to Dolpo and Tibet, is a memorable experience. Upper Dolpo trek can be customized according to the need of our client’s interests and time frame. The trek starts from Nepalgunj to Juphal by chartered flights and trek to Dunai.
Upper Dolpo Trek cost
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|Minimum 2 people required|
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