Lower Dolpo Trek 18 days

  • Day 01 Arrive in Kathmandu.

    As you reach at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) in Kathmandu, Third Eye Adventure arranges as airport representative who will meet you and end up the formalities (Visa, etc). You just need to confirm our representative with a show board at the way in gate. You will after that shift to the hotel. In the evening, we will have a welcome dinner at a long-established Nepalese restaurant and also observe a Nepal is cultural program. Overnight in Kathmandu.

    • Max. Altitude: 1340m
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Food: Breakfast
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 02 Kathmandu sightseeing and preparing for trek.

    Today, you will go for sightseeing in Kathmandu. The main fascinations of the sightseeing tour are going around Kathmandu valley where you can see many age-old temples, architectures and more; going around Boudhanath which is one of the biggest Buddhist Stupa in the entire world; Swayambhunath, a renowned monkey temple falling at the hillock; Pashupatinath, a prominent Hindu temple and numerous enthralling places to visit. And many of them are enlisted in UNESCO’s world heritage list. Also, we will prepare for trek today. Overnight in Kathmandu.

    • Max. Altitude: 1340m
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Food: Breakfast
    • Place: Kathmandu
  • Day 03 Kathmandu to Nepalgunj

    • Max. Altitude: 165m
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Food: Breakfast
    • Place: Nepalgunj
  • Day 04 Nepalgunj to Juphal to Dunai.

    Today, we will fly from Nepalgunj to Juphal. When we arrive at Juphal, we start a short walk to Dunai (2050m). We stroll down passing through grazing land and get around via not many houses to the tiny hotels at Kala Gaura. Later, we go side by side with the river that makes way up to Dunai. We install our camp near to Dunai to stay overnight.

    • Max. Altitude: 2050m
    • Accommodation: Dunai
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Tea House
  • Day 05 Trek to Tarakot.

    We will begin trekking along the south side of the river to walk through gorges, hanging bridges and cut off villages. We will see a wonderful gorge with pine trees and path above the river. The multicolored terraced grassland of Tarakot will welcome us. Tarakot is an aged fortress city. The community stands on a small hill to the southern side of Bheri River.

    • Max. Altitude: 2540m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Tarakot
  • Day 06 Trek to Laini

    On this day we will follow the Tarap chu river and pass by bridge. We will cross the river twice. The prominent Sandul monastery falls farther east from Tarakot. Then we will pass the intersection of Barbung River and Tarup chu River leading us all the way through the terraces plus rural villages. After passing a number of ascends and down way we will reach at Laini to stay overnight.

    • Max. Altitude: 3370m
    • Accommodation: Tea house
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Laini
  • Day 07 Trek to Nawarpani

    We will make way up to the gap of the Tarap River and shift high above on a track falling out of steep slopes. The stroll is quite moving as the gorge turns out to be narrow that in a number of places you can jump. We will move down to Chyugur River. Sometimes the trail goes away from sight for a while moving across rock slabs built-in on logs amid the walls which work as a bridge.

    • Max. Altitude: 3780m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Nawarpani
  • Day 08 Trek to Dho Tarap

    We will gradually move up at Kamattarka at the union of the Lang and Tarap Chu Khola from the east. After that we will be on top of tree lines- juniper and wild rose, distinctive of dry Himalayan valleys. After walking 3 hours we will reach Dho Tarap village encircled by a jagged stone wall. Tarap is also settled by Bon Po, Chaiba and a few Tibetans and typically Magars who have resided here for a lot of generations.

    • Max. Altitude: 3944m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Dho tarap
  • Day 09 Rest Day at Do Tarap

    We will rest in Do Tarap for steadily getting familiar with the altitude. We go around monasteries and get pleasure from the wonderful views. The Buddhist Gompa is close our camp plus the Bon Gompa (pre Buddhist) is around half an hour’s stroll.

    • Max. Altitude: 3944m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Dho tarap
  • Day 10 Trek to Numa La Base Camp

    Our journey move to upper Tarap valley, the stroll follows in this clear valley with lush verdant grass beside the river. The trek on this enjoyable path that leads by the Tarap chu stream. Tarap is without doubt a dream vale with immense plains in lofty mountains. Then we will move to Tokyu, it has a monastery of Chiba sect. After we make a trip to this village our stroll continues to this valley ascending up the irregular track for roughly three hours to get to Numa-la where we settle overnight.

    • Max. Altitude: 4440m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Numa La Base Camp
  • Day 11 Cross Numa La and camp at Pelung Tang

    This is one of the lengthy and tricky days during the walk. Our journey moves to pass of Numa La pass at 5,190m the path leads to vertical path up all the way to the apex of Numa la with huge views of the surrounding landscapes. An unbelievable panoramic picture of peaks of Dolpo to the Dhaulagiri (8167m) appears. After moving to the apex of Numa La we will slide down to camp at Pelung Tang.

    • Max. Altitude: 4512m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Pelung Tang
  • Day 12 Cross Baga La and camp Dajok Tang

    We trek on a steep way up to get to the crest top of Baga-la lying at 5,070m, which presents incredible views of the adjoining landscapes and of the far-off snowy peaks including Kanjirowa Himal range, after a wonderful time at the pass, roughly three hours of downhill stroll to the Dajok Tang to stay overnight.

    • Max. Altitude: 3995m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Dajok Tang
  • Day 13 Trek to Ringmo

    We will pass from side to side with the pine woods. After that vegetation changes for grazing land and alpine shrubs the majority of the path to Ringmo on the steady way with number of ups and downs to Ringmo.

    • Max. Altitude: 3641m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Ringmo
  • Day 14 Rest Day at Ringmo for a hike to Phoksundo Lake

    We have a rest in Ringmo. We will sit right on the beach of the amazing Phoksundo Lake. This is the lovely day and you will get the chance to go around the close by Tibetan Buddhist monastery. This is the beautiful views of Phoksundo lake areas and great views will mesmerize you on this day.

    • Max. Altitude: 3641m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Ringmo
  • Day 15 Trek to Shyanta

    Trek downhill to Chepka. From Chepka the trail follows the massive overhanging rock. We found many important medicinal mineral which is believed to cure almost anything in this area. The route then passes through the villages, before climbing to Shyanta.

    • Max. Altitude: 2610m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Shyanta
  • Day 16 Trek to Jhupal

    Following the path lightly moving up, we will stroll to Jhupal passing all the way through Sulighat. We will also go by birch trees. From the crest, we can observe the most astonishing views of the climax and Jhupal beneath. After reaching Jhupal, we will explore the busy market.

    • Max. Altitude: 2475m
    • Accommodation: Tea House
    • Food: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Place: Juphal
  • Day 17 Fly to Kathmandu through Nepalgunj

    We will fly to Nepalgunj from Jhupal. And from Nepalgunj, we come back to Kathmandu. Upon entrance in Kathmandu, you will shift to hotel. Remaining time, we can relax today or last minute shopping. Overnight at Kathmandu.

    • Max. Altitude: 1340m
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Food: Breakfast
    • Place: kathmandu
  • Day 18 Farewell day.

    Our agency’s representative will greet you at your hotel and offer you a Khada (a kind of cloth which is worn on your neck). Wearing Khada means good luck and protection. Afterwards you will be taken to the airport. See you next time.