Dolpo is remote region of Nepal and the focal point of this area is Shey Phoksumdo National Park. The east and south of it is bordered by the Dhaulagiri and Churen Himal ranges and to the west by Jumla district. Trekking to Lower Dolpo proffers you the remarkable and worthwhile experience of lifetime. The noteworthy figure seen here are immaculate snowy peaks, ancient and isolated villages, rich wildlife, reliable Buddhist monastery and wonderful lakes. The finally preserved ecosystem encompasses a wild and wonderful variety of plants and wildlife including the blue sheep and snow leopard and magnificent views including MT. Dhaulagiri(8167m.). A trek through Dolpa is an experience not easily forgotten for instance an enchanting trek in this region by Peter Matthiessen gave birth to his masterpiece “Snow Leopards”, a spiritual novel and one of the best sellers.
Karnalis unbounded diversity makes it a destination you can visit over and over again. It even becomes more interesting and fascinating with every time you return. it is remote and unknown from the western view point because of its distance from the kathmandu. reguler flight to Dolpo airstrips in the west reduce this remoteness somewhat. Participants must be in good shape, for we are at high elevation much of the time on this trip. Five passes over 5,015m/16,500ft are crossed, and steep climbs and descents are made. The return journey will bring you south through the villages of Sepka and Aankhe to Dunai for the flight back to Nepalgunj and then to Kathmandu. Ascend Himalayas operates a 20 days trek to Dolpo. A detail itinerary is given below. The best season for this trek is beginning of August till the end of September when the wild flowers are in full bloom.
Dolpa trek begins at Juphal and follows the trail to Dunai , then proceeds to Tarakot , way up to Bang la Camp, the highest point of this trek, after passing through the Sanu Bheri village, we then descend to the beautiful Phoksundo Lake, which is a part of the Shey Phoksundo National Park. Dolpa District is one of the five districts of Karnali Zone and the largest district in Nepal covering 5.36% of the total landmass of the country. Dolpo trekking is a memorable experience in Himalayan kingdom of Nepal. Dolpo trekking is famous for deepest Lake Phoksundo in entire Himalayan Region.