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Dolpo Region

The Dolpo is located in the rural far western part of Nepal. This is the largest district of Nepal, which has covers around 7,889 square feet. The people of this region are very traditional. They continue their own established culture, religion and lifestyle despite outside influence. The Dolpo region is full of many tourist sites such as their unique culture, nature, religion and geography. Politically, this region is alienated and deprived of government assistance. People are forced to live under the poverty line despite their hard work. Most of the land is dry and barren, with little vegetation. There area in the shadow of the Himalayas is wet and humid most of the year. There is less rain and infertile land for cultivation than in Nepal. Because of this the people suffer from lack of food. The main source of income animal husbandry that revolves around yaks and sheep. They also collect herbs such as Yarsagumba, Jatamisi, Panchaunle, and Silajeet, etc.

There are so many enticing things about the Dolpo region. For example, they have the deepest lake in Nepal as well as the deepest lake at the highest elevation in the world, called PhoksundoTal. Dho Tarap is the human settlement at the highest elevation in the world. Shey Gumba is the most important religious site in Nepal. The Dolpo region is divided in two parts - Upper and Lower Dolpo. Upper Dolpo is dominated by the Tibetan Bon Buddhism and almost all of the culture and the lifestyle is similar to Tibet. Lower Dolpo’s culture and lifestyle is similar to India. Upper Dolpo is full of rare animal and herbs such as blue sheep, ghoral, cheetahs and other wild animals. It also has rare vegetation such as yarsagumba (or himalayan viagra), jatamasi, panchaunle, chimailo and many others.

The period from March to September is regarded as the best time for trekking in the Dolpo region. After September, it begins to snow heavily, which makes trekking impossible.

There are many trekking routes in the region, which includes - Upper Dolpa circuit treksLower Dolpa circuit treks and the Jumla Phoksundo trek. To trek in Upper Dolpa, you’ll need a special permit with an organized group from an authorized trekking company. (Trekking without a group is not permitted.) The permit costs $500 for ten days. However, trekking in Lower Dolpo is cheaper and all you need is a national park permit. (Individuals without groups are allowed to trek here.manly we offer these packages trekking in the Dolpo region 

Lower Dolpa Circuit Trek 14 days

The region, Dolpa is located in rural far western part of Nepal. This is the largest district of Nepal which has covered with 7,889 sq. The people of its region is very traditional and they keep continue their culture, religion and life style in their own way without outside influence.

Upper Dolpa Circuit Trek 17 days

The region, Dolpa is located in rural far western part of Nepal. This is the largest district of Nepal which has covered with 7,889 sq. The people of its region is very traditional and they keep continue their culture, religion and life style in their own way without outside influence.