Traverse of Dolpo (July 2012): 5. Maran to Chharka Bhot

image004

Back to Dolpo 2012 homepage

 

itinerary-2

Ascending tough Jhyarkoi La. My porters are visible in the first photo.

IMG_4033

 

IMG_4037

 

IMG_4038

 

Approaching the pass.

IMG_4039

 

Jhyarkoi La.

IMG_4041

 

On the other side of Jhyarkoi La.

IMG_4044

 

Sunrise over Jhyarkoi Lek, seen from our camp below Mola La.

IMG_4050

 

At Mola La.

IMG_4055

 

Small herder camp below Mola La.

IMG_4057

 

Approaching the village of Chharka Bhot.

IMG_4065

 

IMG_4067

 

The beautiful isolated village of Chharka Bhot.

IMG_4073

 

Houses in Chharka Bhot.

IMG_4079

 

IMG_4083

 

IMG_4084

 

IMG_4085

 

Woman and child in Chharka Bhot.

IMG_4088

 

Inside a tea house (for the 3rd photo I used a flash).

IMG_4093

 

IMG_4100

 

IMG_4095

 

Mani wall outside Chharka Bhot.

IMG_4103

 

Other sections:

   Section 1: Nepalgunj to Matachaur

   Section 2: Matachaur to Tibetan camp above Maduwa

   Section 3: Crossing Bagala La and Numala La

   Section 4: Dho Tarap Valley

   Section 6: Chharka Bhot to Jomson

 

Back to Dolpo 2012 homepage