Dolpo Region Trek

Dolpa Region

Dolpo Region Trek lies in the remote and backward part of mid-western part of Nepal beyond Dhaulagiri massif and connected with Tibet plateau. Dolpo region trekk was opened to trekking in 1989, the Dolpo region is hard to match for it’s pristine beauty and rugged charm, where one can still have opportunity to meet the nomadic people and their life style almost untouched and unexplored. The Himalayas offer an endless variety of landscapes, cultures and great people. This unbounded diversity makes it a destination you can visit over and over again. It even becomes more interesting and fascinating with every time you return.

The world’s deepest Lake Shey-Phokshundo lies here (706 square km) at an altitude of 3600m and many more famous lakes. The people, very pleasant by nature, are of Tibetan descent who follow the pre-Buddhist Bon religion. Their language is closely related to Tibetan. The elevation of the trails is from 1650 meters (5,412ft) to 5136 meters (16,846ft) above sea level.Trekking along these ancient trade routes provides spectacular scenery and a deep insight into the lives and customs of this unique people and attractive snowy peaks including Kanjiriba north (6883m), Kanjiriba south (6861m), Dhaulagiri I (8167m), Churen Himal (7381m), Putha Hiunchuli (7249m), Mukot Himal (6639m), Araniko Chuli (6034m) and many more mountains can be seen from dolpo region trek.

Trekking around the Dolpo region is an unforgettable journey in every visitor’s life, observing different rain shadow landscapes with stunning mountain views, wild flowers, Himalayan blue sheep, snow leopards and huge birds Himalayan griffon.