Lower Dolpo via Jumla Trek is a perfect way to appreciate the beauty of Nature. The beautiful lower Dolpo lies between the Dhaulagiri massif and other neighboring peak like Nilgiri, Kyangyu Ripa, Annapurna range and many others. Thus, you can have the perfect view of Mount Dhaulagiri. For you information, Mt. Dhaulagiri is the seventh highest mountain in the world.
Lower Dolpo is full of natural glories. Wherever you look you will see wild landscape, mountains and few beautiful lakes too. The largest national park of Nepal- Shey Phokshundo National park lies in this region. If you are Lucky you might get a chance to see some of the rare species of flora and fauna. Similarly, the beautiful Phokshundo lake in the back drop of beautiful Himalayas is a sight to see.
This is a mystical journey to hidden treasure in the far western region of Nepal. It is a quiet and remote area with a very less influence of modernization. However, you can find the influence of Tibetan culture. The villages are in Tibetan style but very little in number. The local 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 may find the Mani stones, prayer flags on the way. Similarly, the Buddhist monasteries built-in the ancient era is also an evidence of the Buddhist culture prevalent in this area.
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 then pass places like Chaurikot, Toijum, Gorphung Khola, Kagmara Phedi and Pungmo to the popular Shey Phoksundo Lake. Shey Phoksundo Lake is a fantastic spot to enjoy a day. You can spend the day by 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 later is followed by a walk to the villages like Nawarpani, Lahini and Sulighat to Jhupal. Finally, you wrap up your trek to Lower Dolpo with a flight back to Kathmandu via Nepalgunj.
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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