Lower Dolpo via Jumla Trek is the best way to appreciate the beauty of Mt. Dhaulagiri. The beautiful Lower Dolpo valley is safely placed in between the Dhaulagiri massif and other neighboring peaks like Nilgiri, KyangyuRipa, Annapurna range and many others. The Lower Dolpo region offers some fantastic views of Dhaulagiri massif and other neighboring peaks swaddle in between the white glittering snow. In fact Mt. Dhaulagiri is the seventh highest mountain in the earth. The glimpse of Mt. Dhaulagiri is one of the major highlights of Lower Dolpo via Jumla Trek.
Likewise, the Shey Phoksundo National Park, the largest national park in Nepal is another highlight of this trek. This national park is a home of many rare species of birds as well as of animals. If you are lucky you can have an encounter with them too. Similarly, the stunning beauty of Phoksundo lake is beyond any words of description. The Phoksundo lake in the backdrop of beautiful Himalayas is a real form of so called heavenly beauty.
Lower Dolpo via Jumla Trek is a mystical journey that takes you to a hidden treasure in the far western region of Nepal. Quite seclude, Lower Dolpo region is a remote place with few Tibetan style villages. They have been preserving its natural and cultural richness intact due to few travelers that visit this area yearly. People living in this area live a traditional lifestyle. They grow crops, rear animals and enjoy their own unique culture, custom and lifestyle. Tibetan Buddhist culture is prevalent in Lower Dolpo region. You can see the mani stones, prayer flags on the way that reflects the Tibetan Buddhist culture prevalent in this area. Likewise, the Buddhist monasteries built in ancient era is also an evidence of the Buddhist culture in this area since past many years. And of course people practice Buddhist culture.
Lower Dolpo via Jumla trek starts with a flight from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj. Then from Nepalgunj we take another flight to Jumla. An actual trek starts from Jumla. We take a trail to Chotra and pass places like Chaurikot, Toijum, Gorphung Khola, Kagmara Phedi and Pungmo to the popular Shey Phoksundo Lake. Shey Phoksundo Lake is a fantastic spot where you can enjoy a day wandering around appreciating the natural glory of mountains and lakes.
After leaving Shey Phoksundo lake, you head towards Baga La High Camp and Numa La Base Camp via Temche. You pass the Baga La pass and Numa La pass which is an achievement in itself. Also the views of mountains and Lower Dolpo region from these pass look stunning. Your trail further heads to Dho Tarap via Tukyu which is followed by a walk to the villages like Nawarpani, Lahini and Sulighat to Jhupal. You wrap up your trek to Lower Dolpo with a flight back to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj. So, are you excited for this wonderful journey to a remote region of Nepal with Himal Eco Treks? We are here, at your service 24/7, to make your journey more lively and wonderful!
Day 01: Arrival day
Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and trek preparation
Day 03: Fly to Nepalgunj
Day 04: Fly from Nepalgunj to Jumla
Day 05: Trek to Chotra
Day 06: Trek to Chaurikot
Day 07: Trek to Toijum
Day 08: Trek to Gorphung Khola
Day 09: Trek to Kag Mara Phedi west
Day 10: Trek to Kag Mara Phedi east
Day 11: Trek to Pungmo
Day 12: Trek to Shey Phoksundo lake
Day 13: Acclimatization and exploration day
Day 14: Trek to Temche
Day 15: Trek to Bagala High camp
Day 16: Trek to Numala Base Camp
Day 17: Trek to Tukyu
Day 18: Trek to Dho Tarap
Day 19: Exploration Day
Day 20: Trek to Nawarpani
Day 21: Trek to Lahini
Day 22: Trek to Tarakot
Day 23: Trek to Sulighat
Day 24: Trek to Juphal
Day 25: Fly to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj
Day 26: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 27: Departure Day
Items that are not covered in the cost of trip price.
- Nepal Entry visa fees.
- Meals (lunch, dinner) in the hotel in Cities
- International Airfare
- Snacks, soft drink during the trek
- Personal trekking equipment are not provided by HET
- Tips to the guide, porter, driver or any other trekking staff
- Extra baggage charge