Upper Dolpa trek (24 Days)
The Upper Dolpo isolates itself like many other Himalayan valleys. It is situated in the far west of Nepal. The Upper Dolpo is also known as a hidden destination of the Himalayas. Dolpo offers a splendid view of breathtaking landscapes, ancient monasteries, different villages, splendid Himalayan peaks and the crystal clear Phoksundo Lake. Most of the serene and the natural beauty of this region are still unexplored.
The Dolpo region trek is considered as one of the extraordinary treks in Nepal. Exploring the stunning mountain views, diverse landscapes, the wild and rare flora and also the Himalayan animals as well as birds will be the major attraction in Upper Dolpo. Tibetan and Buddhist inhabitants are the locals of Dolpo.
The Phoksundo Lake, Phoksundo Gompa, Shey-Gompa, Namduna Gaun and the view of Dhaulagiri and Kanjiroba peak are the pleasing moments of this trek.
The Phoksundo Lake is a jewel of Dolpo. The lake is also known as Shey- Phoksundo Lake. It is the deepest lake of Nepal. The thickly snow covered mountains surround Shey- Phoksundo Lake and make the view mesmerizing. The Shey- Gompa that was built in the 11th century is also an attraction of Dolpo. The Shey- Gompa was named after the Crystal Mountain.