- Dhorpatan Hunting Reserve
- 12 days days
- Min. Pax. (01)
- kathmandu/ Pokhara
- Pokhara/ Kathmandu
Dhorpatan hunting reserve
Dhorpatan hunting reserve cost: $1375.00 per person - *Minimum Pax. 02
Dhorpatan hunting reserve tour is a popular adventure tour of Nepal. It is located in west Nepal. This is the only hunting reserve in the country to meet the needs of Nepalese and foreign hunters of blue sheep and other game animals.
Dhorpatan hunting reserve extends over an area of 1325 sq km and was established in 1983. The reserve is one of the prime habitats for blue sheep but is also home to other animals such as Leopard, Goral, serow, Himalayan tahr, Himalayan black bear, barking deer, wild boar, rhesus, macaque, langur, and mouse hare. The reserve also consists of 137 species of birds.
Dhorpatan hunting reserve is surrounded by villages on all sides except the north. Local people depend on the reserve to meet their requirement of timber, fuel wood, fodder and pasture. The hunting license is issued by the department of National Parks and Wildlife Conservation. But only certain species of animals are permitted to hunt.
Besides hunting, the reserve is also an attractive destination for trekkers and nature lovers.
Outline Itinerary - Dhorpatan hunting reserve tour
Drive Kathmandu to Beni by bus
Drive Beni to Darbang and to Dharapani (1575m)
Dharapani to Lamsung (2250m)
Lamsung to Tallo Jaljala (3400m)
Tallo Jaljala to Dhorpatan (2860m)
Hunting in Dhorpatan
Hunting in Dhorpatan
Hunting in Dhorpatan
Dhorpatan to Bobang (1730m)
Bobang to Burtibang (1130m)
Drive Burtibang to Baglung by jeep.
Drive Baglung to Kathmand.
ItineraryDay one : Drive Kathmandu to Beni by bus
Early morning wake up and drive to Beni. On your drive you will see landscape, rivers, villages, farms and beautiful mountain scenery and to Beni.
Day two : Drive Beni to Darbang and to Dharapani (1575m)
After your breakfast we will drive to Darbang. After reaching there we will rest for a while and start our trek to Dharapani where we will stay the overnight.
Day three : Dharapani to Lamsung (2250m)
Today we will trek from Dharapani to Lamsung. On the way you can see beautiful landscape and wild vegetation. Overnight stay at lamsung
Day four : Lamsung to Tallo Jaljala (3400m)
After your breakfast we will trek to Tallo Jaljala. The trial is steep and ascends upward and downward. You can encounter with wild animal on our trial. Overnight stay at tallo Jaljala.
Day five : Tallo Jaljala to Dhorpatan (2860m)
Today we will be trekking forward to our destination from Tallo Jaljala to Dhorpatan. We will be following the trial to reach the reserve on our way we can encounter with Flora and Faunas of this region. Overnight stay at Dhorpatan.
Day Six/ seven/ eight : Hunting in Dhorpatan
We will be hunting or be involved in hunting related activities in these 3 days. Our hunting assistants, normally the locals will search for animal’s habitat and help us hunt. They also teach us their technique and provide information regarding game hunting. We will sight see places and even explore the reserve.
Day Nine : Dhorpatan to Bobang (1730m)
After breakfast we will trek from Dhorpatan to Bobang. We can see local people village and their lifestyle, culture and tradition.
Day ten : Bobang to Burtibang (1130m)
Today we will trek from Bobang to Burtibang. Burtibang is a very beautiful village providing you with warm hospitality. We will stay the overnight at Burtibang.
Day Eleven : Drive Burtibang to Baglung by jeep.
We will be driving to Baglung from Burtibang today. On your drive you will see landscape, rivers, villages, farms and beautiful mountain scenery and to Baglung.
Day twelve : Drive Baglung to Kathmandu
Today is the last day of our tour we will be driving to Kathmandu from Baglung today. On your drive you will see landscape, rivers, villages, farms and beautiful mountain scenery and to Kathmandu.
- All necessary entry permits and hunting reserve permit
- TIMS Card
- English speaking trekking guide
- 1 porter between 2 trekkers
- Breakfast, lunch , dinner and tea coffee during the trekking part
- Accommodations during the trekking part
- Transport by land
- Insurance for staff
- Airports pick up and drop 2 times
- First aid kit for our staff
Personal equipment for trekking gear
Personal insurance for travel to Nepal
Emergency rescue evacuation
Bar bills, mineral water on trek
Hot shower/battery charge for camera during trek