Upper Dolpo trekking route is an isolated and pristine zone near the Tibetan border of Nepal. It was unrestricted for the explorers in late eighties earlier this area was prohibited for the trekkers. This region located amid the Tibetan plateau and the Dhaulagiri Himalayan range it is one of the utmost colonized land of western Nepal. Most of the civilizations living here are mostly Tibetan folks who had migrated from Tibet at this region mostly tradition and the religious practices are based on the teaching of Buddhists. This district is inside the Shey Phoksundu National Park which is protected by an area of 3,500 square km of land, mostly above 4,000 meters. This trek was first endeavor by the first British tour group in the 1990 and after that lots of explorers started to visit this region. This region is a restricted area so; one needs a special permit to hike to this lower Dolpo region.
This trekking provides you the supreme remote and least developed region of Nepal but get to view the great Himalayan Shangri-La. The chief magnetism of this trek is you will passes through three passes in this area i.e. (Kagmara La 5115meter), (Baga La 5090m) and (Numa La 5360meter) with lovely snowcapped peaks. This trekking offers you the most astonishing views of the some mountains like Mt Annapurna, Mt Dhaulagiri and Mt Kanjiroba. Best part of this trek is you will be moving over the welcoming isolated hamlets, fascinating shey phoksundu Lake with crystal clear in blue color as well as one of the second deepest lake145mdeepest in Nepal. We will also stop at the ancient century monasteries –shey Gompa with the inscription practices of Buddhists religion with the Mani walls. If you are nature lovers you even get to sight the flora and fauna all through your trail like Himalayan blue sheep, jackal wolf, snow leopard etc. and the flora you get to perceive is Rhododendron one of the national flower of Nepal, oak, pine, spruce etc. on the way to your trail you will be also get to visit the yak herders. Most of the people speak their native language (Tibetan) hardly only a few people understand Nepali languages.
The upper Dolpo trek begins from an airstrip from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj which takes around 45 minutes and in the next morning we will take a flight to Jhupal which you will reach at the morning so, we can carry on our hike to Dunai.
For the upper dolpo trekking you can trek on the specific month of June, July, and August however if you are keen to trek you can even trek during spring and autumn season but during this period the climate will be too cold so you better carry your warm clothes etc.
Our GHHT (Ganesh Himal Hiking Team) provides you with a team of skillfully trained Leader/guide responsible for all features of the running of the trek. Our special departure expedition is well experienced in the values and natural history of the Himalayas.