Upper Dolpo and Kagmara Pass Trekking
Upper Dolpo trekking known as kagmara pass Rara lake The word conjures up visions of mysterious monasteries of snow leopards and blue sheep. A land beyond the Himalaya.
Laying in western Nepal, Dolpo is one of the most remote of Nepal’s regions. By special permit, we are able to offer these-days trek through upper and lower Dolpo .
Our route follows much of the route taken by Peter Mathiessen and George Shaller as described in "The snow Leopard” . We trek 200 miles , averaging 10 miles a day. We spend 6-8 hours a day trekking . Several layover days are planned . Porters carry a day pack with the things you need for the day.
Participants should be in good shape. We are at high elevation much of the time on this trip. Five passes, over 16,500 feet, are crossed . Steep climbs and descents are made.
Min Group Size : 02 or More
Season :May to Oct
Departure date : As per request
Trekking duration : 27 Days
Starting from : Kathmandu - Napalgunj - Jumla flight from Kathmandu
Ending at : Dolpa (By Flight Nepalgunj - Kathmandu)
Grade : Challenging
Highest access of the trek : Kagmara La Pass 5100m.
Culture : Different Community with majority of Gurungs, Magars, Chhetri, Brahamn.
Mode of trekking tour : Fully camping trek.
Himalayan sights : Sisne Himal 5849m, Api Himal 7132m, Api West 7100m, , Saipal 7031m,, Rakshya Uda 6593m, Kandey Himchuli 6227m, Buraburi 5387m, Tsokalpo Khang 6556m, Wedge peak 6139m. Kangchune 6443m, Bijala Himchuli 6386m, Paltathumba 6157m, Milch Berg 5992m, Hanging Peak 6500m, Kang Peak 6224m, Yaja Peak 5962m. And Dhaulagri rage.
Splendid breathtaking place : Different Community with majority of Gurungs, Magars, Chhetri, Brahamn, Tibetan and Great Himalayan scenery etc.
Lakes : Rara Lake 3600m, Dhauli Lake 3200m, Phoksundo Lake 3600m
Day 01 : Fly or drive to Pokhara / Transfer to Hotel (200km)
Day 02 : Fly to Jomsom (2,800m) and trek to Kagbeni (2,800m) (10 km Trek)
Day 04 : Trek to Muktinath (3,800m) ( acclimatization before crossing Sangdak Pass (4,290m)
Day 05 : Trek to yak kharka (3,180m) (16 km)
Day 06 : Trek to Sangdak (3,810m) (18 km)
Day 07 : Day Sangdak Phedi to Yak Kharka 15.1 km (3,680 m)
Day 08 : Day Yak Kharka to Melung Khola 14.6 km (4,816 m)
Day 09 : Melung Khola to Chharka village 16.1 km (4,110 m)
Day 10 : Chharka Village to Keheng Khola (4,210m) over Chharka Pass (4,830m) 15 km
Day 11 : Keheng Khola to Tinje Goan (4,110m) 16 km
Day 12 : Tinje Goan to Simen Goan (3,850m) 15 km
Day 13 : Simen Goan to Shey Gomba (4,253m) 18 km
Day 14 : Rest day
Day 15 : Shey Gomba to Phoksundo Lake (3,600m) 25 km
Day 16 : Rest day to explore around lake
Day 17 : Phoksundo Lake to Yudon (3,800m) 15km
Day 18 : Yudon to Kagmara Phedi (4,600m) 12 km
Day 19 : Over Kagmara Pass (5,120m) and camp at Kagmara Phedi (3,940m) 10 km
Day 20 : Kagmara Phedi to Hurikot (3,760m) 17 km
Day 21 : Hurikot to Mauriya Phedi (3,300m) 15 km
Day 22 : Mauriya Phedi to Chotra (3,010,) (12 km)
Day 23 : Chotra to Gothichaur (2,780m) (13km)
Day 24 : Ghotichaur to Jumla (2,370) (18km)
Day 25 : From Jumla we fly to Nepalgunj and fly to Kathmandu
Day 26 : An easier day in Kathmandu
Day 27 : Departure/ drive to airport
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