Beni Dolpo Trek

Daily Tour 22 days
Dolpa, Nepal Nepal

Dolpo which is also called “Ba Yul” or the Hidden valley is a land of mystery, scenery and peace and is surrounded by Dhaulagiri and Tibet from south and north. The Dolpo region is the natural embodiment of high passes, rare flora and fauna and sweeping vistas. The medicinal plant, Yarchagumba (Coerdiopsis sinensis) a type of wild mushroom is found in abundance in this region. Extracts from Yarchagumba are believed to significantly improve health and fitness. It is a rain shadow area and was opened in 1991 for trekking. All of the trekking areas in this region stretch through and around Arun River whose origin dates back to the prehistoric period. The Arun valley is one of the most beautiful regions to trek in Nepal.

Here one can find a well-preserved eco-system of plants and wildlife, including the blue sheep and the elusive snow leopard. The views of Kanjiroba peak, Phoksumdo Lake, and the Dhauligiri massif are some of the most rewarding moments of this trek. A visit to the Phoksundo Gompa – dedicated to the ancient Bonpo religion, local to Dolpo and Tibet, is a memorable experience.

Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu
Arrival in Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport, a representative from Matterhorn Treks & Expedition will transfer to your hotel, We will brief about your trip activities. You’ll have rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 02 Kathmandu Sightseeing
Sightseeing in Some of landmarks that are the World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of (Pashupati Nath), the famous ‘Monkey Temple’ (Swayambhu Nath) and Buddhists shrine (Bouddha Nath). You can also make your last minute buying of personal items and preparation for the next day.
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 03 Kathmandu – Beni (770 m)
Drive from Kathmandu to Beni takes about 11 hours. You follow the Marshyangdi gently up through heavily terraced fields and small hill towns to the Seti River that takes you directly into Pokhara. The drive from here goes uphill on a zigzag road all the way to Naudanda. It then descends again on a zigzag road to Nayapul with views of Annapurna South, Fishtail, green hills, terraces and villages. To each Beni, you drive along the bank of Marshyangdi.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 04 Beni (770 m) – Tara Khet (970 m) via Singa Bazar (850 m)
To reach Singa Bazaar you walk along the bank of Beni River with views of villages at some distance. Singa Bazaar is a village with tea shops, lodges, hotels, beautiful terraces and typical houses. Leaving Singa Bazaar, you walk along quites flat land all the way to Tara Khet passing through villages. It takes about 7 hours from Beni to reach Tara Khet.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 05 Tara Khet – Danygal Khola (1125 m)
This day you trek a gentle ascent until you reach Panchey(1700 m) passing villages, few trees and green hills. Now crossing a suspension bridge oner Beni River you arrive at Tokra(1820 m) village. Descending gently for a couple of minutes, you reach Junla(2020 m) mostly considered as a pass. The trial appears to be quite flat passing through villages, spares forests and green hills and you reach Danyga Khola. Danyga village lies at the bank of Danyga Khola. It takes about 6 hours to from Tara Khet to reach Danyga Khola.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 06 Danyga Khola – Dharapani (1470 m)
The trial is ascending and descending at the beginning and later moves along flat land all the way to Dharapani. In route you can enjoy the spectacular views of green hills, forests, typical houses and mountain views of Dhaulagiri, Mana Pathi Himal and other unnamed mountains. Dharapani is a village with good infrastructure. It takes about 6 hours to reach Dharapani.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 07 Dharapani – Muna (1850 m) via Sibang (1610 m)
At first you trek along gentle flat land with green hills on both sides. After some distance, the path goes quite up for a long distance passing through villages, forests covered with pine, oak, rhododendron and local vegetation. Before you enter Muna, you have to trek on flat land for couple of hours. Muna is a big village also with good infrastructure. It takes about 6 hours from Dharapani to reach Muna.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 08 Muna – Jaljala La (3390 m) via Lumsum (2100 m) and Moreni (2670 m)
To reach Lumsum you have to trek through a steeply ascending path passing through the oak and rhododendron forests with views of Dhaulagiri, Mana Pathi and a few other unnamed mountains. The path is steeply up until you reach Jaljala La passing through Moreni, a village. This area is the best described as a hunting area. It takes about 7 hours from Muna to reach Jaljala.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 09 Jaljala – Dhorpatan (2990 m) via Gurjakot (3070 m)
The trails until Gurjakot ate steeply descending and then they move along flat land all the way to Dhorpatan. You walk along the bank of the river passing through forests covered with oak, pine, rhododendron, juniper and local vegetation. Gurjakot is a small village mostly dominated by people who follow Tibetan culture. There are chortens, mani walls and prayer flags fluttering in the breeze. On the other hand, Dhorpatan is a point where roads from Baglung, Beni, Rolpa and Rukun meet. It takes about 7 hours from Jaljala to reach Dhorpatan.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 10 Dhorpatan Rest day at Dhorpatan
You can visit monastery, chortens and local markets. Hiking green hill will give you another pleasure.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 11 Dhorpatan – Takur (3190 m) via Phagune Dhuri Pass (4061 m)
Leaving Dhorpatan you head uphill up to Phahune Dhuri Pass passing grassland and sparse forests. This pass is surrounded by green hills and you can see villages at some distance from the top. Now the trial goes steeply down passing villages, terraces and a suspension bridge over Pelma Khola (stream). As you cross the bride you begin to follow a gentle ascending path through terraces and local villages all the way to Takur. It takes about 6/7 hours from Dhorpatan to reach Takur.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 12 Takur – Pelma (2600 m)
The trial moves down all the way to Pelma, crossing a wooden bridge over Pelma Khola. On the way, you can see several villages, terraces, green hills and local people. Pelma is a village and people living in and around this area are not well to do. It takes about 6 hours to reach Pelma.
Overnight in camp.

Day 13 Pelma – Dhule (3340 m) via Yamakhar (2480 m) and Gorba Khola (2930 m)
Crossing Pelma Khola the trails go steeply up all the way to Dhule. In route, you pass through picturesque villages, terraces and green hills. It takes about 7 hours to reach Dhule.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 14 Dhule – Seng Khola (3820 m) via Nautale Bhanjyang (3961 m)
The beginning part of the trail moves through the pine, rhododendron and juniper forests along the steeply ascending path until you reach Nautale Bhanjyang. You can njoy the panoramic views of the Dhaulagiri range and other unnamed mountains. Nautale Bhanjyan, which sits atop a ridge, is grassland where local people bring yak and sheep for grazing. To reach Seng Khola you trek a gentle ascent for a couple people of hours and then the trail turns steeply up all the way to your destination. Seng Khola is a village which lies at the bank of Seng River. It takes about 6 hours to reach Seng Khola.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 15 Seng Khola – Purpang (4050 m) via Paanidal Pass (4412 m)
You take a steeply ascending trail all the way to Purpang following rocky and dry land. In route you come across alpine grassland. From Panidal Pass you can have panoramic views of the Dhaulagiri range, Kantagaton Himal, Nurbukang Himal and other unnamed mountains. While heading towards Purpang, you cross a rocky and slippery trail. It takes about 7 hours.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 16 Purpang – Sahar Tara (3010m) via Jangla Bhanjyan (4530 m) and Tokar (3740 m)
The trail you follow is steep ascent up to Jangla Bhanjyang passing through rocky trails. You are accomplished by panoramic views of Norbu Himal, Kantagaton, Dhaulagiri, Serkeam Himal and few others. Crossing Jangla Bhanjyang, you begin to follow a gentle descent all the way to Tokar. It is a small village surrounded by hills. To reach Sahar Tara, you again follow a steep descent passing through a few villages and sparse vegetation. It takes 7 hours.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 17 Sahar Tara – Kanjgaon (2540 m) via Tarakot (2550 m) and Yalkot Khola (2520 m)
Crossing several villages you walk downhill all the way to your destination. Tarakot is a small village. It takes about 7 hours from Sahar tara to reach Kanjgoan.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 18 Kanjgoan – Dunai (2150 m)
Leaving Kanjgoan, you begin to follow gentle descent along the bank of the Thulibheri River passing through villages and terraces. Dunai, headquarters of the Dolpa district lies at the bank of Thulibheri River. It takes about 7 hours to reach Dunai.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 19 Dunai – Juphal (2490 m)
After walking along a flat level path for some hours you begin to follow a gently ascending path passing through villages, terraces and sparse vegetation. You find farmers cultivating paddies around this area. It takes about 2 and half hours to reach Juphal.
Stay overnight in camp.

Day 20 Fly from Juphal to Neplagunj & Nepalgunj to Kathmandu
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 21 Kathmandu
This pleasant day you may have full day at leisure at your own or can be extends your extra trip with us on additional cost or time to explore the Thamel for last day shopping and evening Matterhorn Treks & Expedition will take you for Farewell dinner.
Overnight at Hotel B/B.

Day 22 Departure from Kathmandu
Matterhorn treks & Expedition will transferred to the International Airport your departure flight to your on wards destination.

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