Inner Dolpo Trek - 24 Days
24 Days •
- Trip Duration: 24 Days
- Group Size: 2+
- Max Altitude: 5380m.
- Activities: Trekking
Trek route combined of upper Dolpo and Chharka Bhot Trek is referring Inner Dolpo Trek. This trek route is lead inner side of Dolpo like Namgung, Saldang, Shemen and Tinje villages with Chharka Bhot. This challenging adventure treks starts in Juphal and ends in Jomsom. Those who want to trek this region need very good physical. Inner Dolpo part is section of Alpine route of The Great Himalaya Trail.
This Trek is hard and very few travelers crossed this tough land. Inner Dolpo people are culturally Buddhist and connected with Tibetan Nomad. Their history says that they were migrated to Nepal many centuries before; settled here Dolpo and changed full Nomadic life to semi Nomadic life. Shey Gompa, is the most important in Upper Dolpo where twice a year pilgrim make a circuit of holy Crystal Mountain (Shelri Gang) it is the younger sister of holy Mount Kailash in Tibet. Mount Kailash have two brothers and two sisters another one is holy Mount Shelmo Gang in Humla.
About Dolpo was first written by David Snelgrove in his book titled "Himalayan Pilgrimage" and more recently by Peter Matthiessen in "The Snow Leopard". This region was used as the location for Eric Valli’s superb film “Himalaya”.
Day 01: Flight to Nepalgunj - Hotel
Day 02: Flight to Juphal, trek to Dunai (2000m) - Camp
Day 03: Trek to Chhepka (2840m) - Camp
Day 04: Trek to Amchi Hospital (3110m) - Camp
Day 05: Trek to Phoksumdo Lake (3700m) - Camp
Day 06: Explore at Phoksumdo Lake - Camp
Day 07: Trek to Phoksundo Khola (4200m) - Camp
Day 08: Trek to Snowfield (4650m) - Camp
Day 09: Cross Kang La (5380m) to Shey Gompa (4400m) - Camp
Day 10: Exploration day at Shey Gompa and holy Crystal Mountain - Camp
Day 11: Cross Saldang La (5060m) to Namgung (4430m) - Camp
Day 12: Trek to Karang (4050m) - Camp
Day 13: Trek to Mugaon (4200m) - Camp
Day 14: Trek to Shimen (4250m) - Camp
Day 15: Trek to Tinkyu village (4180m) - Camp
Day 16: Trek to Rapka (4550m) - Camp
Day 17: Cross Mola La Pass (5015m) to Chharka Bhot (4300m) - Camp
Day 18: Trek to Molum Sumna (4860m) - Camp
Day 19: Cross Trujyo La Pass (5515m) to Sangda Kharka- Camp
Day 20: Trek to Sangda village (3800m)
Day 21: Trek to Dhagarjun village (3280m) - Camp
Day 22: Trek to Jomsom - Lodge
Day 23: Flight to Pokhara afternoon free - Hotel
Day 24: Drive to Kathmandu - Hotel