Quick Info

Minimum: 2 persons
Price: USD 2130
Duration: 9 days
Grade: Very Strenuous
Maximum Elevation:3730m
Best Season: Mar-Oct

Dolpo is a remote region of Nepal and the focal point of this area is the Shey Phoksundo National Park. The noteworthy figure seen here are immaculate snowy peaks, ancient and isolated villages, rich wildlife, reliable Buddhist monastery and wonderful lakes. Trekking into this region gives an exposure to the High & Isolated Himalayan valleys, resembling the Tibetan highlands



Day 1 - NEPALGUNJ Flight Kathmandu - Nepalgunj. Overnight at Hotel

Day 2 - DUNAI Flight to Jhupal. Trek to Dunai

Day 3 - CHEPKA Trek to Chepka

Day4 - TAPRISATrek to Taprisa

Day 5 - Trek to Lake Phoksundo

Day 6 - LAKE PHOKSUNDO Explore the lake area

Day 7 -  CHHEPKA Trek to Chhepka

Day 8 - JHUPAL Trek to Jhupal

Day 9 - KATHMANDU Flight back to Kathmandu


Detailed Itinerary

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Day 01: Kathmandu to Nepalgunj

As per the flight schedule for Nepalgunj you will be transfered to the domestic airport and for one and half hour scenic flight to Nepalgunj. Upon Arrival you will be transferred to the Hotel in Nepalgunj.

Day 02: Nepalgunj to Juphal to Dunai

Early morning transfer to the airport to fly to Juphal .This 35 minutes flight provides a magnificent entry to the trek. The trek begins at “Juphal” after having breakfast and follows the trail to “Dunai”(2150m) for about an hour and a half.

Day 03: Dunai to Chepka

Lunch in a place called Ankhe and total of a 5 hours trek takes you to Chepka. It’s a place where you can find many important medicinal mineral deposits which is believed to cure almost anything.
Overnight Camping at Chepka

Day 04: Chepka to Taprisa

School From Chepka, the trail follows the massive overhanging rock.5 to 6 hours trek leads through the farm terraces and rural village such as Saiza and reach Hotel Jharna for overnight Camp.

Day 05: Taprisa School to Lake Phoksundo

6 hours trek takes you to the phenomenal lake called Phoksundo from Yak Kharka.
The lake is very enjoyable and relaxing. This is a great day exploring the lake areas and with a great views and overnight at camp.

Day 06: Lake Phoksundo to Renje

5 to 6 hours walk from the lake takes you to a place called Renje where you stop overnight at camp.

Day 07: Renje to Juphal

Following the trail gently sloping upwards, you march towards Jhupal. You will find tall birch trees on your way. From atop the ridge, you can have the most spectacular views of the mountain and Jhupal below. After reaching Jhupal, one can spend their afternoon exploring the busy market town or simply pursuing whatever one feels like.

Day 08: Departure from Juphal

After the fantastic trek of 6 days, you will be flying out to Kathmandu or an onward journey


The tour itinerary starts in Kathmandu, but we recommend at least two pre-trek days in Kathmandu for arrival and briefings and two days after the tour for transfers.
The stated price includes the trek only. Any additional overnights, domestic flights, tour extensions and airport transfers can be booked with us. Send us a message and we arrange a customized full tour according to your wishes!

Included (during trek)


  • Accommodation and meals
  • Ground transportation
  • Guide, porter and their insurances    
  • All permits
  • Personal insurance
  • Emergency evacuation cost
  • Personal mediaction
  • Personal expenses
  • Flights


Trip Extensions

Tridevi Marg,Thamel, Kathmandu | Tel: +977 1 4412 508, +977 9801 1234 01 (available 24/7) | e-mail: info@socialtours.com

(open: 10:00 - 17:00 Mon - Fri) At TriDevi Marg, opposite of the Himalayan Bank, you will see a small lane on the left of the SALEWA Store. We're at the end of the lane.