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Upper Mustang is situated in the northern central region of Nepal and is one of the most breathtakingly beautiful regions with out of the ordinary and far-flung treks, following old salt-trade caravan trails into Mustang’s most remote areas of an immemorial Himalayan Kingdom. Eco-tourism triumphs extremely here in this region and top of the Kali Gandaki River. This Trek shall offer you undreamed of countryside landscapes along the historical places of Lo-Manthang, natural graces, rivers and its ancient caves.
A journey to Mustang is a journey of remarkable contrasts. Our 19DaysUpperMustang region is a comparatively uncomplicated trekking route along the foothills of Annapurna in the Pokhara valley. The trekking trails goes virtually tree less place in barren landscapes and with endless expanses of yellow and grey hills eroded by winds. Austere Tibetan backdrop contrasts with verdant rice meadow and Hindu temples with precipice monasteries. The route shall pass all the way through dissimilar traditional and tribal villages where trekkers can interchange their culture and experiences. Vast and barren ridges extend to the northern horizon making one feel like an insignificant dot on a timeless landscape. The Trek is comprised of a hike through low altitude reason, and well recommended for novice trekkers where they won’t have to worry about altitude sickness. One of the best tourist destinations of the Nepal, that is engaging and nearby Tibetan –Nepal border. This region is covered by the oldest Buddhist monasteries, ancient and secluded villages with quaint white washed houses. The routes on the Trek can bind its visitors with water glorification and majestic views of mountains. Financial state of the local residents is dependent mainly upon Barley, Potato and Buckwheat etc as they are majorly dependent upon farming and agriculture for their income. As we approach the end of our Trek we shall trail back to Jomsom via Kagbeni, Ghami, Chele from Lo-Manthang. from there we shall fly back to Pokhara for outing around the serene Phewa Lake and then drive/fly to Kathmandu to end our Trek.
The paths on our Trek are generally suitable for newbie hikers and also for experienced trekkers. In addition, April to June and September to November are suggested as the most exceptional time to go for this Trek. Join Himalayan Trekking Alliance now to join our expert team for a professional and qualitative service.
Day 01: Arrival at TIA Kathmandu (1350m) & Transfer to the Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu City tour
Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara (800m) by Bus.
Day 04: Pokhara to Jomsom (2720m) flight then Trek to Kagbeni. Altitude – 2810m, Walking Time 3/4 hrs
Day 05: Kagbeni to Chele. Altitude – 3050m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 06: Chele to Gilling. Altitude – 3570m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 07: Gilling to Ghami. Altitude – 3520m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 08: Ghami to Charang. Altitude – 3560m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 09: Charang to Lo Manthang. Altitude – 3810m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 10: Visit the Mustang village, Monasteries and king palace. Stay overnight in Lo Manthang.
Day 11: Hike up to Choser or Namgyal Monasteries. Stay overnight in Lo Manthang.
Day 12: Lo Manthang to Ghami. Altitude – 3520m, Walking Time, 6/7 hrs
Day 13: Ghami to Chele. Altitude – 3050m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 14: Chele to Kagbeni. Altitude – 2810m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 15: Kagbeni to Jomsom. Altitude – 2720m, Walking Time 5/6 hrs
Day 16: Jomsom to Pokhara by flight. 20 minute
Day 17: Pokhara Rest Day.
Day 18: Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus.
Day 19: Final Departure