Mustang Lo Manthang Trekking
Mustang trek is restricted trekking trail in Nepal which lies in the northern central part of Nepal and at the top of the Kaligandaki River. Mustang region has been described as "desert in the mountain". Mustang region trek is a very rewarding one for those who want to experience the hospitality of the people living in this region. Mustang is a remote, semi-independent Tibetan kingdom within the territory of Nepal just north of the Annapurna Region on the Tibetan border, and one of the last bastions of undisturbed Tibetan culture in the world. Trekking in mustang is an adventure in wonderland. Astonishing altitude variations and ecological diversity make this area overflow with natural beauty. During mustang treks you feel experience the true life of the real mountain people in Nepal. In many ways, trekking into the Upper Mustang Area is similar to trekking in to Tibet, which geographically it is a part of. The trek takes you to the walled town of Lo-Manthang, a visually extraordinary place, home of the present Mustang's King and full of beautiful temples and Gompa.
Upper mustang trekking has been open for trekkers /travelers after 1991. only limited trekkers can make trekking in relevant areas and special trekking permit required which you can obtain from legal government registered Nepal trekking agencies. Since open the mustang treks trail , Himalaya Journey Treks and expedition arrange the numerous trekkers /visitors in this areas. Mustang trekking begins from two different routes pokhara by private vehicle to Phedi or Nayapul or pokhara direct flight to jomsom and return way by flight , by overland or trek to Annapurna loop to ghorepani poon hill. We Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition arrange the mustang trek according to trekkers holiday schedule and wish with lifetime unforgettable experience.
Day 01: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities , We will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward destination.
Day 02: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to you for historical monuments sightseeing around kathmandu valley such as Bhkatapur, pasupatinath, Boudhhanath, kathmandu durbar square & Swaymbhunath(monkey temple) and prepare for the Mustang trekking because this day is required to make Mustang special trekking permit with original passport. Overnight at kathmandu.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara 915m. by tourist bus or by flight. overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.
Day 04: After breakfast,pokhara to Jomsom 2710m. by flight and trek to Kagbeni 2810m. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 05: Kagbeni to Chele 3050m.Overnight at tented camp.
Day 06: Chele trek to Geling 3560m .Overnight at tented camp.
Day 07: Geling trek to Tsarang/Chharang 3620m.Overnight at tented camp.
Day 08: Tsarang/Chharang trek to Lo- Manthang 3840m .Overnight at tented camp
Day 09: Acclimataization or Rest day in Lo-Manthang. During this, you can make sightseeing or excursion tour around Mustang King palace and monasteries.Overnight at tented camp.
Day 10: Lo-Manthang trek to "D”3756m .Overnight at tented camp.
Day 11: " D" trek to Ghara via Luri Gomba 3775m.Overnight at tented camp.
Day 12: Ghara trek to Tange 3370 .Overnight at tented camp.
Day 13: Tange trek to Tetang 3022m.Overnight at tented camp.
Day 14: Tetang trek to Muktinath 3802m.Overnight at tented camp.
Day 15: Muktinath trek to Jomsom 2710m.Overnight at tented camp.
Day 16: Jomsom to pokhra 915m. by flight than by private vehicle or by flight back to Kathmandu.Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.)
Day 17: After breakfast, Relaxing or shopping with own activities than in the evening farewell dinner in Nepalese Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel BB..
Day 18: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities and drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward destination.
Trekking duration: 16/24/18 days
Starting from: Pokhara / Jomsom
Ending at: Jomsom / Pokhara.
Grade: Moderate to Strenuous.
Highest access of the trek: Lo - Manthang (3800 m)
Culture: Mixed culture and purely Tibetan cultural
Mode of trekking tour: Camping treks only but this is special permitted trekking route.
Himalayan sights: All western Himalayan ranges of Nepal.
Splendid breathtaking place: Tibetan life style in refugee camps and the mystic Landscape.etc.