Lower Dolpo Trekking
Culturally rich and naturally beautiful isolated destination for trekking and adventure holidays is Lower Dolpo in western Nepal. Lower Dolpa is still the controlled area for trekking in Nepal.
Well known as Karnali region, the Dolpo area is only open for trekking since 1982. The Shey-Phoksundo National Park in mid-western Nepal, behind the Dhaulagiri massif, towards the Tibetan plateau is protecting the nature and wildlife for you. The trekking region is is famous for rare opportunities to visit ancient villages, crossing the high passes, explore the beautiful Lakes with various rare and endangered species and many kinds of Himalayan wildlife and plants such as Blue sheep, Mountain Goat, Jackal, Wolf and Snow Leopard.
The Lower Dolpo Trekking starts from Juphal airport after a short flight from Nepalgunj. We recommend your previous trekking experience for this Lower Dolpo trekking. You will enjoy the high altitude tundra and rocks and the Microclimate of Lower Dolpo and Phoksumdo Lake with the cold air of the glaciers of Kanjiroba Himal.