Upper Dolpa Trek
Dolpa Region | 27 Days 26 Nights

Upper Dolpa Trek
challenging trekking
Land of Bon
Phokshundo Lake
Shangri La Journeys
trek with high passes
Upper Dolpa Trek

Upper Dolpa Trek

Upper Dolpa Trek is one of the challenging trekking done in Nepal. As per the difficulty during the trek it is very adventurous. Dolpa region one of the most remote and least developed regions of Nepal. Actually, This trek will allow you to explore the north of Dolpa region. This trek starts from Jhupal village. We then begin to explore so wonderful and interesting people, places, villages, valley and beautiful oaks, rhododendron and pine forests. After that, the trek passes through many gigantic mountain ranges and over the Numala Pass till we approach the Phokshundo Lake at Ringmo village. Interestingly, a film named ‘Caravan’, which was totally based on this region  and people.

Well, at Ringmo village, the highlight of our trekking team will enjoy nights with the beauty of deep blue water of Phokshundo Lake and the surrounding snow peaks. We will be enjoying this trek a lot and explore much of the unexplored things over here. Shangri-La Journeys cordially welcomes you for this unique trekking package in Upper Dolpo Region.

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 2: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing

Day 3: Fly from Kathmandu to Nepalgunj

Day 4: Fly from Nepalgunj to Jhupal and Trek to Dunai 2-3 hours

Day 5: Trek to Ankhe

Day 6: Trek to Sulighat 5-6 hours

Day 7: Trek to Phoksundo Lake 4-5 hours

Day 8: Rest Day at Phoksundo Lake

Day 9: Trek to Phoksundo Khola 4-5 hours

Day 10: Trek to Phoksundo Bhanjyang 6-7 hours

Day 11: Trek to Shey Gompa via Kang-La Pass 5-6 hours

Day 12: Rest Day at Shey Gompa

Day 13: Trek to Namduna Gauna via Saldang La 6-7 hours

Day 14: Trek to Saldang 4-5 hours

Day 15: Trek to Yangze Gompa 4-5 hours

Day 16: Trek to Sibu 6-7 hours

Day 17: Trek to Jeng-La Phedi 5-6 hours

Day 18: Trek to Tokyu Gaon via Jeng La 5-6 hours

Day 19: Trek to Dho Tarap 4-5 hours

Day 20: Rest Day at Dho Tarap

Day 21: Trek to Tarap Khola (Kamakharka) 6-7 hours

Day 22: Trek to Khanigaon 4-5 hours

Day 23: Trek to Tarakot 4-5 hours

Day 24: Trek to Dunai 5-6 hours

Day 25: Trek to Jhupal 2-3 hours

Day 26: Fly from Jhupal to Nepalgunj to Kathmandu

Day 27: Final Departure

Services included:

  • Transportation.
  • With all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and overnight in Tents during the Trek.
  • Double-bed room with breakfast in Ktm.
  • Guides and porters .
  • Insurance for Guide and Porter.
  • Trekking permit.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Domestic flight tickets.


Service not included:

  • Airport tax.
  • Personal drinks (mineral water, no cold drinks and alcoholic beverages).
  • Personal expenses such as tips for guide, porters, laundry, bar bill, telephone calls, etc.
  • Nepal visa fees.
  • No meals (Lunch and dinner) and other services in Kathmandu.
  • Your insurance.



  1. Why should I choose Shangri La Journeys to organize my trek / expedition?

We are the local trekking agency with experience of more than 25 years in the tourism field. Our guides and trekking staff are experienced, skilled and well known familiar to the culture and nature. More about they are authorized by the government of Nepal.

Every year we have been organizing trek and tour with 100% successful rate in the Himalaya.


  1. What if I have never been trekking before?

Prior to your Trek or Expedition, it is necessary to be in good physical shape. So in order to maintain your body in a good condition for the trek a regular exercise is needed so walk 2 to 3 hours daily. This much effort from your side is enough, rest we do from our side to make our trip more successful.

While booking your holiday you inform us about your health condition, then we customize walking hour in the trek according to your wish.


  1. How about Mountain Sickness during the trek?

We have tried our best in itinerary for the pacing and progression to altitude adjustment during high altitude treks. Our guides are experienced, trained and familiar with Altitude Sickness. Throughout the trek our guide will closely monitor the clients individually and as soon as the effects of altitude sickness is seen on you our guide will help you quickly to get down to lower altitude.


  1. What if I need medical assistance at some point during the trip?

In the mountain we are not sure what will happen but we try our best good things to happen. In case of emergency, our staffs are well trained, experienced and know how to facilitate medical treatment and emergency transport.


  1. If I cancel my trip can I get a refund?

No refund will be there after you participate in the trek but while cancellation 2 week priors to depart for the trek 25% will be charged and rest will be refunded.

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When ever you want to visit Nepal for trekking, expedition , peak climbing or any tour then shangri-la journeys is always ready to help you. So email to us on above mentioned information. 

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