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Restricted Region Trekking

Upper Dolpo

Trekking in the far eastern and far western region of  Nepal including some of the villages beyond the Himalayas are popularly known as restricted region trekking.  Trekking in these areas is controlled by the Government of  Nepal as it is close to the Chinese / Tibetan border and has a lot to do with environmental, ecological and cultural preservation purposes. Free individual trekkers  are not allowed to enter without a special trekking permit which can be issued by the Department of Immigration in  the request of  government registered trekking agencies of  Nepal. Some popular destinations of restricted region are Dolpa district, including lower Dolpa and upper Dolpa, Mustang district, including upper Mustang and lower Mustang, Manaslu region, Mugu district, NarPhu valley in Manang, Gaurisankar  and Lamabagar in in Dolakha district, Timure and Thuman in Rasuwa district, Simikot and Yari in Humla district, Kanchanjanga region in Taplejung district, Chhekampar and Chunchet in Gorkha district.  Nepal government has set the special trekking  permit fee to these places based on total days of trekking and priority of the regions. Organized camping treks or lodge to lodge trekking in restricted regions of  Nepal is only possible with agencies- in fact it is obligatory for those areas that require a permit.   

The above mentioned area- popularly known as restricted region is worth experiencing for different and unique features than normal trekking regions of Nepal. Some of the well noted characteristics of these places are the stunning views from high points, flora and fauna, unique landscape, unique cultural practices of people, retains of medieval Tibetan culture in some places like Upper Mustang. Excluding the upper mustang trekking, these regions have  no facility of guesthouses so the traditional ways of trekking , tented camp trekking, has to be organized. Massif  Holidays operates the camping trekking in restricted areas of Nepal with all required facilities of trekking gear, food, fuel, tents for dining, sleeping, mattresses, sleeping bags and required basic equipments.

Massif  Holidays has some well designed trekking packages to the restricted regions of  Nepal with best suited itineraries to experience the unique Himalayan journey in the distinctive Himalayan land. Some popular trekking packages of restricted regions are Upper Mustang Trek-18 days, Tiji Festival Trekking-18 days, Tsum Valley-19 days, Nar Phu Valley Trek-24 days, Rara  Lake Trek-15 days, Lower Dolpo Trek-24 days, Damodar  Kunda Trek- 19 days, Upper Dolpo Trek- 24 days.  If the above itineraries don’t address your specific requirement and time framing , please feel free to contact us for the customized trips to travel in your own itinerary. Our well experienced travel counselor suggest you to make a perfect holiday plan  in the land of  Himalayas.

Restricted Region Trekking Packages

  • Upper Mustang Tiji Festival Tour$1995USD

    Upper Mustang Tiji Festival Tour

    Destination: Lo-Mangthang / Upper Mustang   |  Total Duration: 18

  • Upper Mustang$2025USD

    Upper Mustang Trekking

    Destination: Mustang Valley & Lo-Mangthang.  |  Total Duration: 18 Days

  • Mask Dance at Tiji Festival $1895USD

    Tiji Festival Trekking 2018

    Destination: Mustang Valley & Lo-Mangthang.  |  Total Duration: 18 Days

  • Nar Phu Valley$1795USD

    Nar Phu Valley Trek

    Destination: Nar Phu Villages and throng-la pass   |  Total Duration: 24 Days

  • Rara Lake$1595USD

    Rara Lake Trek

    Destination: Rara Lake  |  Total Duration: 15 Days

  • Tsum Valley Trek$1695USD

    Tsum Valley Trek

    Destination: Tsum Valley- the hidden valley of happiness  |  Total Duration: 19 Days

  • Lower Dolpo Trekking$2595USD

    Lower Dolpo Trekking

    Destination: Shey-Phoksundo Lake & Shey Gompa.  |  Total Duration: 24 Days

  • Tented Camp$2695USD

    Upper Dolpo Trek

    Destination: Nepal  |  Total Duration: 24 Days

  • Damodar Kunda$2595USD

    Damodar Kunda Trek

    Destination: Damodar Kunda & Muktinath.  |  Total Duration: 19 Days

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