Dolpo – Lower Dolpo to Jomsom to Pokhara
Trip Title: Dolpo – Lower Dolpo to Jomsom to Pokhara
Trip Length: 27 Days
Trip Grade: B/C [Grading Overview]
National Park: Annapurna / She Phoksundo [Parks Overview]
Activity Grade: 5/5+ [Grading Overview]
Special Focus: Lower Dolpo / Annapurna
Months: May, August, September, October,
Please view our Maps Page to see if this trip has a map.Description:
A huge trek across Lower Dolpa via Phoksundo lake and the high passes of Western Dolpo, into the Annapurna Conservation Area and down to Pokhara. A full wildernes experience coupled with the tourist trails of Annapurna and its spectacular views.Itinerary:
Fly to Nepalgunj and stay.
Fly to Jhupal (2,440m) and trek to Kalagaura, walking along Thulo Bheri River and crossing Roopa ghat to Dunai (2,150 m).
Trek inclined up to Arike.
Trekking up through She-Phoksundo national park entrance office. Walking on the bank of Suli Khola to Ryajik (2940m). Camp on the banks of the Ryajik Khola.
Continue trekking along the river bank of Bauli Khola to Ringmo (3,540m), winter village, close to Phoksundo Lake
Excursion to Phoksundo Lake, visit Ringmo Gompa (monastery) and numbers of Stupas and Mani walls.
Day 07. RestDay/Acclimatisation – walk high and sleep low.
The trail keeps continues up to Baga La Phedi (4,750 m). – 5 hours walking.
Trek starts early in the morning, passing Baga La (5,190 m) and camp at Numala Base Camp.
Trek to Shering Gompa via Numa La Phedi (5,145 m). Wide and open camping grounds can be found.
Trek to North Numala Base Camp.
North Numala pass (5,318m.) and camp on the river bank.
Up to Jenjala Phedi.
Crossing Jengala Pass (5,109m.) camp at bank of river with wide and open camping ground.
Trekking down to Kharka.
Trekking to Namdochhu.
Koma Base Camp.
Crossing Koma Pass (4,460m.) Simen Base camp.
Simen Pass and down to Simen Gaon.
Trek to Sentugaon village, opposite to Jomsom.
Trek to Jomsom.
Trekking to Kalopani (Black water, 2,530m.), scenic view of Annapurna I, Nilgiri and Dhaulagiri. (If you would like to visit Dhaulagiri Ice fall and Tukuch peak ice fall, an additional day is required).
Trekking down to Tatopani (Hot water spring place, 1190m.)
After some minutes walking and crossing a bridge of the Kali Gandaki hiking starts through beautiful Magar villages up to Gorepani (2,860m.).
Early in the morning hiking up an hour to Poon Hill (3,210m.) to observe sunrise, beautiful landscapes and mountain ranges like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri etc. Trek down 4 hours to Birethanti.
Walking 45minutes to Nayapool and driving back to Pokhara. Visit Davis Fall, Shopping, Boating in Fewa Lake etc.
Drive back to Kathmandu.
The below cost is quoted under the basis of per day per person:
For a group size more than 10 persons, a group leader will be offered as complementary by company or if the group has own leader, he/she will be offered the trek free of cost.
Minimum 2 Pax – €112
(3-6) Pax – €98
(7-10) Pax – €87
10 to more – €74
The Price includes:
Camping accommodation in tents, food (except bar bill), staffs (Guide, sherpas, cook, kitchen boys, porters) and their all expenses including insurance, Lower Dolpo Trekking permit, She-Phoksundo National Park entry fee, Local monasteries entry fees, ground transportation and governmental taxes.
Prices Don't include:
Personal nature expenses like laundry, communication, shopping etc, Nepal Internal Flights.