Upper Dolpo

Nature At Its Best

Culturally Tibetan, Dolpo region is high altitude region in the upper part of Dolpo district of western Nepal. Mugu and Phoksundo Karnali valley lies in the North West to the sixth highest mountain of the world, mount Dhaulagiri, lies to its south-west part. Dolpo region is the home to some of the highest villages in the world. The region is counted as one among the densely populated places of Nepal. With an estimated 5000 population, the people here rely basically on agriculture, trade and animal husbandry. Most of Dolpo region’s population is considered to be living under the poverty line as literacy rate of people here is less than 54 percent.

Dolpo region is famous for attracting trekkers around the world, especially for its pristine beauty and rugged charm followed by people of the last pure Tibetan culture. The region is compiled of utter rustic beauty like no other, usually covered in ice and snow for most time of the year, Dolpo region is a place where people can visit over and over again. It’s a place full of diversity and people love travelling forth and back, one time isn’t enough. Lying in the rain shadow area of the Himalayas, the landscape resembles that of the Tibetan Plateau instead of the lush, green, monsoon watered hills, elsewhere in Nepal, at comparative altitudes.

The isolated wilderness and the scenic charm of the Dolpo region is what differentiates the region from any other region and is famous for high snow capped mountains, hidden valleys and crystal blue and into the remote culture destinations. All of which makes the region a famous go to for the something out of the ordinary. Dolpo region has become famous also for the reason that famous species of wildlife including Musk deer, Himalayan blue sheep, elusive Snow Leopard attract much attention throughout. Dolpo region is also known by the Oscar winning movie, Caravan which captured the beauty of this place.

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