15 Days Upper Mustang Trekking

Explore Forbidden Kingdom of Nepal with 15 Days Upper Mustang Trekking. Explore unique Tibetan Culture and vibrant landscape at Trans-Himalayan section.

Mustang is located on Trans-Himalayan section of Annapurna Mountain. Due to less exposure to outside world, the ancient traditional lifestyle, culture and rituals remain unchanged.

Nepal Government declared Upper Mustang Area as restricted trekking site to control tourist flow. This ensures the implementation of trekking guidance and policy to safeguard the primitive culture of the area by quality and Responsible Tourism approach.

Any trekker who wish to discover truly unique Tibetan culture and rituals at century old monasteries or want to discover unspoiled settlements then Upper Mustang trekking will be best suitable.

Upper Mustang trekking offer not only unique Tibetan cultural introduction but also trekking experience on trans-Himalayan section with colorful landscape. Mustang area is also known as Desert of Himalayas as this area expects less rainfall annually.

The major attraction and highlights of Upper Mustang trek is visit to Lo-Manthang. Houses in Mustang are mostly made from stone and sun baked mud bricks. The city wall and the four storey palace in Lo-Manthang are some of the beautiful architectures of Mustang region. Thus Lo-Manthang place is often called as “City of Mud” or “Mud City”.

Mustang is also famous for “Tiji Festival” which is important celebration in Tibetan culture. This colorful festival is celebrated annually at Lo Manthang.  Tiji festival means “The chasing of the Demons” which is celebrated to worship God and ensure safe and healthy life of locals by swiping all negative and evil powers. After Mani Rimdhu festival Tiji Festival is the biggest celebration on the Himalayas. Tiji consists of three-day of Tibetan rituals. Generally Tiji Festival falls in the month of May as per calendar.

We also offer special packages crafted for Tiji Festival. Share your interest with us to get detailed information on Mustang Trek, Permit and Tiji Festival.

Duration:  15 Days

Primary Activity: Upper Mustang Trek

Group Size: 2 & above

Country: Nepal

Arrival on: Kathmandu

Departure from: Kathmandu

Trip Grade: Moderate

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Local Lodges/Tea House

 

Max Altitude: 3810 meters

Day 01: Morning pick-up from your hotel in Kathmandu and drive to tourist bus station to board Tourist Bus to Pokhara. Upon arrival, transfer to hotel. Overnight at Hotel

Day 02: Transfer to Pokhara airport in time to board flight to Jomsom. Start your trek and reach to Kagbeni (2,858m/4 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 03: Morning trek from Kagbeni to Chele (3050m/6 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 04: Trek from Chele to Syanbochen (3475m/7 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 05: Trek from Syanbochen to Ghaymi (3520m/6 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 06: Trek from Ghaymi to Charang (3500m/4-5 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 07: Trek from Charang to Lo-Mangthang (3700m/5-6 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 08: Explore Lo-Mangthang. Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 09: Trek from Lo-Mangthang to Drakmar (3810 m/7 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 10: Trek from Dhakmar to Ghiling (3806m/6 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 11: Trek from Ghiling to Chhuksang (3050m/6 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 12: Trek from Chhuksang to Jomsom (2700m/7 Hrs walk). Lunch, Dinner & Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 13: Morning fly from Jomsom to Pokhara. Upon arrival, transfer to your hotel. Overnight at Hotel

Day 14: Early morning transfer to Pokhara tourist bus station to board tourist bus to Kathmandu. Drop at your hotel.

Day 15: Departure transfer to Kathmandu airport in time to board your flight back home.

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Service Includes:-

  • Hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara with daily breakfast
  • 11 nights/12 days Upper Mustang trek using Local Lodges
  • All meals during 12 days trek
  • Pokhara/Jomsom/Pokhara flight tickets as applicable
  • Kathamandu/Pokhara/Kathmandu by Tourist bus
  • Necessary airport transfers & bus station transfers as per the itinerary
  • Experience trekking guide for 12 days Upper Mustang trek
  • Necessary porters as required
  • Trekking crew salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • Trekking equipments such as Down jacket, Sleeping bag, Duffel bag etc
  • Restricted Area Permit fee as applicable
  • Annapurna Area Conservation Fee as applicable
  • Trekking permit as applicable
  • Trekking map
  • First Aid Box
  • Government taxes as applicable

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