Upper Mustang trek 17 days Maximum Altitude: 3,810m
Trek to Upper Mustang is the most intrepid trek that explores Northern Nepal to a greater extent. This trek focuses on the upper part of Mustang, also known as Upper Mustang. The word Mustang in Nepali means for “Fertile plain. It is also known as the Last Forbidden Kingdom because until the 1990s it was not explored by tourist’s feet.” Upper Mustang is the Homeland of Thakali whose culture is a mixture of Tibetan and Nepal culture.So, this trek is under the obligation of Tibetan culture and tradition. You will be overwhelmed by Thakali Hospitality which is definitely the recipe you might not have tasted. The trek has to offer you the majestic vista of the Himalayas, ever-flowing rivers, barren and arid land with dry farms, with the majority of apples and oak production. The trek gives you an opportunity to admire the uniqueness of rugged trails, views of mountains like Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri and tree-less landscape.
The treks begin in Kathmandu with tours of UNESCO world heritage sites. Then we will drive to the famous tourist destination of Nepal, Pokhara. After reaching Pokhara, we will fly to Jomsom and trek begin from right there. Our adventurous trek will continue until we reach to Upper Mustang. Therein upper Mustang, you will be experiencing completely different atmosphere.
The 17 days trek to Upper Mustang will thrill and chill you,and it will be for sure, a lifetime experience.