Lower Dolpo & Phokshumdo Lake trekking a remarkable adventure with tremendous views of Mt. Dhaulagiri I (8,167m), range of mountains with Api and Saiphal including Kagmara Himal visiting rural remote villages of interesting culture and traditions of Tibetan origin and in the country where Blue sheep and beautiful snow leopard dwells.
Adventure to Lower Dolpo & Phokshumdo begins with a scenic sweeping flight to Nepalgunj city towards Nepal Far South West in warmer zone, from Nepalgunj with another scenic flight to Dolpo and landing in Jhupal village with amazing views of Api, Saiphal and Dhaulagiri range of mountains.From Jhupal head towards Dunai town a headquarter town of Dolpo district, from here our remarkable adventure starts with a good walk towards emerald Phokshumdo Lake also called Ringmo located in tranquil environment.
Lower Dolpo & Phokshumdo Lake trekking around interesting villages with Tibetan Buddhist and Bon culture (earlier of pre Buddhism) and traditions, walk continues leading to barren arid country with amazing views of red rock formation walls high cliffs in the backdrop of high snow capped mountains.
Lower Dolpo & Phokshumdo trekking leads through villages of Ankhe 2,896m, Sumdu / Sulighat village 3,500m to reach at Phokshumdo Lake with nice Tibetan cultured village of Ringmo, after a rest day with awesome time exploring the lake and village, adventure carries on to cross a high pass of Baga La 5,070m and Jeng la at 5,090 meters the highest point of this adventure, from here reaching wonderful villages of Tokyu, Dho Tarap and Tarakot a nice place with monastery, from here our adventure around Lower Dolpo & Phokshumdo trekking concludes, on reaching at Jhupal and then a flight back to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj after an amazing Lower Dolpo & Phokshumdo lake trekking with great service of Ultimate Himalaya trek management and guiding.
On Camping basis.
Trekking grade: Moderate & Adventurous
Trekking duration: 13 / 14 days.
Highest elevation: Jeng la at 5,090 m
Total Trip: 17 / 18 days Kathmandu-Kathmandu.
Seasons: April to June and September to November.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
via respective airlines and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: In Kathmandu with morning tour, fly to Nepalgunj in the afternoon.
Day 03: Fly to Jhuphal 2,320 m then drive to Dunai 2,850m - 01 hr.
Day 04: Trek to Ankhe 2,896m - 06 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Sumdu / Sulighat village 3,500m -06 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Phokshumdo Lake 3,500 m - 05 hours.
Day 07: Rest day at Phokshumdo Lake for local excursion.
Day 08: Trek and cross Baga La 5,070m and camp 4,470 m - 06 hrs.
Day 09: Cross Numala 5,190m and camp at Phedi - 07 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Tokyu Gaon 4,200 m via Jeng la 5,090 m - 06 hrs.
Day 11: Trek to Dho Tarap 4,040 m- 05 hrs.
Day 12: Trek to Tarap Khola 3,800 m - 07 hrs.
Day 13: Trek to Kharigaon 3,150 m -05 hours.
Day 14: Trek to Tarakot 2,850m - 05 hrs.
Day 15: Trek to Dunai – 04 hrs then drive to Jhupal - 01 hr jeep ride.
Day 16: Fly to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj and transfer to hotel.
Day 17: Free day with sightseeing in Kathmandu.
Day 18: International departure for home ward bound.
Trip Cost per person: $2625 US Dollars.
All ground Transport such as, Arrival and Departure, Transfers to and from Airport.
3 Night Hotel in Kathmandu in 3,4 star hotel with b/b & twin Sharing basis.
Flight to Nepalgunj/Dunai/ Nepalgunj/Kathmandu .
Three course of meals with hot tea and coffee and accommodation for the entire trip.
Expert Trekking Guide and twins sharing porter for the entire trek.
All necessary trekking entrance permits for Lower Dolpo Trek
Government Tax, Staff travel medical insurances their salary and medicine for the trek.
Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu. (Except farewell dinner).
All personal trekking gear, nature expenses, Laundry, internet and Tips.
All types of cold and Beverage drink during the entire trip.
Notes: The trekking Itinerary and cost is changeable and Modifiable according to the groups time and wants. An additional trip activities such as sightseeing tours, Mountain flight, Mountain bike tours, peak climbing, Rafting and cultural tours can be added as per the client’s interest and request. For detailed information please contact us by email or direct phone.