Phoksundo Lake Trek is a cultural trek to the deepest lake of Nepal. Look closer at the Buddhist and Bon religion of the local communities. Enjoy the views of the Phoksundo Lake and the Annapurna Region.
Apart from the natural beauty, the Phoksundo Lake Trek also offers insights on the way of life of the Bon people. Also, explore the shrines and monasteries around the lake. And, don’t forget to listen to the formation of the lake.
- Deepest lake of Nepal: Phoksundo Lake (145 meters deep)
- Annapurna and Dhaulagiri peaks
- Local lifestyle, culture, and tradition
- Buddhist and Bon culture
“Trek to the off the beaten trails to the deepest lake of Nepal, the Phoksundo Lake ”
Phoksundo Lake Trek is a cultural trek to the holy and serene Phoksundo Lake. Explore the deepest lake of the country alongside a series of old Buddhist and Bon shrines and monasteries.
The Phoksundo Lake trek starts with a flight to the village of Nepalgunj. From there, we will take another flight to the Juphal village. Our arrival at the village marks our entry to the Dolpo Region. Start the trek along the river banks to get to the village of Dunai. Then, hike through the rural villages of Chhepka and Jharana hotel to arrive at Ringmo. The Jharana Hotel offers great views of a high waterfall. Ringmo village sits on the southern banks of the Phoksundo Lake. Enjoy the stroll around the holy turquoise lake of Phoksundo. Also, let’s not forget about the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri peaks.
Join us in this 9-days trekking expedition to the Phoksundo Lake to explore the sacred lake and the cultural diversity in the western part of the country. The best time to visit is during the months of March to May and October to November. Trekking to this region requires a decent fitness level. Contact us in case of any professional expertise and a tailored trip.
Day 01: Flight to Nepalgunj
Day 02: Flight to Juphal (2475m) and trek to Dunai (2145m)
Day 03: Dunai to Chhepka (2670m)
Day 04: Chhepka to Jharana Hotel
Day 05: Jharana Hotel to Ringmo (3460m)
Day 06: Explore Phoksundo Lake (3611m)
Day 07: Phoksundo Lake to Chhepka (2670m)
Day 08: Chhepka to Juphal (2475m)
Day 09: Juphal to Nepalgunj and fly to Kathmandu (1400m)