Lower Dolpo Trek takes you through the raw trails followed by the locals, making you encounter the unaltered authenticity of its culture and the lifestyle of its people. Lower Dolpo is a hidden gem filled with enormous wonders, sited in the western part of Nepal. This region is known for its ancient ‘Bon po’ religion followed by the communities. Trekking in Dolpo brings you a choice of two major treks; the Upper Dolpo and Lower Dolpo trek. Both being situated in the beautiful Karnali region, they are still different in some aspects of their nature. Dolpo trekking makes one closely explore the beauty of extreme remoteness. You will get to experience the nomadic life of the animal husbandry and the agriculture. The people here have a great spiritual wealth despite an extreme environment and lifestyles.
“Lower Dolpo Trekking marks its territory in its unique way where you will amaze to see the glorious shey Phoksundo Lake with its glimmering water”
What will we experience within 24 days of this trekking?
In these 24 days of Lower Dolpo trekking, one can truly enjoy the beauty of its rain-shadow areas and can indeed have an experience of a lifetime. This region is not only known for its wildlife but for being a hub for various medicinal plant species. This trek takes you through the uniquely beautiful villages, rocky paths and its wonderful wilderness leading all the way to the glorious Shey Phoksundo Lake. Being the deepest lake in the country at the altitude of 3,611.5 m, Shey Phoksundo leaves one in awe struck with its shining blue waters. Most areas of this region is covered by Shey Phoksundo national park, giving the remoteness a touch of wilderness with the presence of exceptional Wildlife like Himalayan musk deer, Snow leopard, Goral, Langur, Blue Sheep and many others. If the trek is undertaken in the summer, one can get the proper sights of caravans involving the yaks and the sheeps. Lower Dolpo trek crosses over 3 major high passes named Kangmara La, 5,115m, Numa la, 5,159m and Baga La, 5,190m, all claiming their own unique wonders. Similarly, the major attraction of this region includes the ancient monasteries and the Tibetan Plateau show casing their part of exceptional beauties and their hidden depths. Lower Dolpo trek’s beauty is heightened by the gratifying view of snow covered Kanjirowa peaks. The beautiful existence of Knajirowa in this region has resulted in the visits of many travelers from different parts of the world. This trekking region is like a semi-desert with dry weather. These characters make this region unique among the rest.
Through this Lower Dolpo trek, you can experience the best of the whole Dolpo region within a numbered time. Trekking in Lower Dolpo gives the best company of nature with its magnificent mountain peaks and its delicately beautiful wildlife. You can witness the raw lifestyle of the locals and their unique cultures in a deeper way within a short period of their stay. You can take a flight from Nepalgunj to Jhupal, in order to officially begin this extraordinary adventure. This trek provides you with certain experiences which you have never known of before. Lower Dolpo is truly an authentic beauty which has still been kept away from the expanding modernization.
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