NSB in Dolpo
Dolpo eco-lodge project, an initiative of Nepal Social Business to promote tourism of Dolpa region and increase the livelihood of Dolpo community. The objectives are to help in promoting local art, culture and cuisine through a sustainable eco-friendly model and to promote the eco-friendly activities and practices throughout all existing lodges along the trail.
These lodges will grant cozy bed and breakfast based on local cuisine, hygienic and organic food, clean and warm shower bathroom facilities to all travelers passing the trail. The objectives of Dolpo eco-lodge is to promote eco-friendly activities and practices throughout all lodges and resorts alongside the trail. Also, to engage the local community and entrepreneurs in the model of Nepal Social Business that will transform the socio-economic status of the district.
The Dolpa Eco Lodge Project is located along the Juphal-Shey Phoksundo trail in the Dolpo region. The main objective of this project is to increase tourism to Dolpa and the livelihood of the community there. A prototype was completed in Juphal in 2019, while the other lodges are expected to be completed in late 2019.