Upper Dolpo Trek is filled with wonderful valleys, surrounded by glorious mountains, crafted with unique landscapes and on top of that, Shey Phoksundo Lake, 3,611.5 proudly settles here with its beauty. Upper Dolpo is a fascinating destination to carry out Dolpo trekking, being well decorated with its authentic existence and unaltered remoteness. Upper Dolpo trekking carries you near the Tibetan border, bringing your exploration closer to the Himalayan Buddhist Culture and their nomadic lifestyle. One can hardly get enough of this incredible journey.
“Cast your eyes to the further east and the fresh day on the misty sketch of the gigantic range of the Upper Dolpo Trekking”
How Upper Dolpo trek is unique than any other trekking?
26 days trip to Upper Dolpo is unlike any other treks which you have undertaken. It is different yet extraordinary being located beyond the rain shadow area of Dhaulagiri. Upper Dolpo trek is one of the untouched and the remote region of the Tibet borders. They mostly speak Bhotia language, Upper Dolpo still remains a hidden beauty. This 26 days trek of Upper Dolpo, takes you to a wonderfully different world with the fantastic scenarios of waterfalls, mountain peaks, wildlife, Buddhist culture, the nomadic way of life and the wonders preserved through isolation. Trekking in Upper Dolpo makes you cross three incredible passes named as Kang la Pass, 5010m, Shey la pass, 5360m and Baga la pass, 5170m, which will definitely bring you closer to the wonders of Dolpo. Likewise, you will witness the existence of rare wildlife in the region such as Snow Leopard, Blue Sheep, and Himalayan Musk deer. Their existence truly makes this place a land of wonders. This region has attracted famous writers as well as movie makers with its remote and unique wonders. The book "Snow Leopard" and the movie "Caravan" are the two great examples of how this region can influence its seekers. The green forests decorated with pine, rhododendron and fir, the remote way of life, the unique local settlements, amazing landscapes with the spectacular view of mountains like Dhaulagiri, makes this region worthy of a million visits.
This trek in upper Dolpo is not just an ordinary trek, it is certain to be ones memory of a lifetime. Your flight from Nepalgunj to Jhupal gives the Kick off start to this wonderful journey to an isolated world. The existence of Upper Dolpo in the Dolpo region is like something taken out of a movie and placed into existence. Nature has surely done its finest work while crafting upper Dolpo. You will closely be encountering the unspoiled traditions and lifestyles through your visit to the Village of Ringmo and the Village of Tarakot. The ancient Shey Monastery sits here with pride as one of the major attractions of Dolpo region. In the Western part of Upper Dolpo, Shey Phoksundo national park widens its horizons and continues the role of home for various floras and faunas. Our great voyage proceeds to the astonishing nation of Crystal Mountain at Shey Gompa, following the antiquated Trans Himalayan trade by an elective course, giving you greater chance to explore this interesting wild west of Nepal Himalaya.
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