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.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2: Sightseeing and trek preparation in Kathmandu
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara
Day 4: Fly to Jomsom and trek to Kagbeni
Day 5: Kagbeni to Chele
Day 6: Chele to Syanbochen
Day 7: Syanbochen to Ghami
Day 8: Ghami to Tsarang
Day 9: Tsarang to Lo-Manthang
Day 10: Explore Lo-Manthang
Day 11: Lo-Manthang to Drakmar
Day 12: Drakmar to Ghiling
Day 13: Ghiling to Chhuksang
Day 14: Chhuksang to Jomsom
Day 15: Fly back to Pokhara
Day 16: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 17: Final Departure
- National Park Entrance fees and Tims Permit
- All the 3 times meals (breakfast ,lunch & dinner ) with lodge accommodation during trek
- Government licensed and well trained English speaking guide
- Insurance of guide , salary ,food and accommodation
- All required local tax and government tax.
- Airport Pickup and Drop in private vehicle
- Flight tickets and Tourist couch ticket
- Down Jacket & Sleeping bag
- Medical Kit ( Carried by your Trek Guide )
- Accommodation in Kathmandu & Pokhara with Breakfast
- Entire hot or cold beverage.
- Your travel Insurance which should include emergency evacuation, helicopter rescue.
- Tips for your guide (as an appreciation) and any other extending trips and accommodation.
- Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu/ Pokhara
We will be staying at Potala Guest House: Best Hotel In Kathmandu Nepal and Hotel Pokhara Batika & Teahouses during the trek. All accommodations are on twin-shared basis. Single supplement will be served on request and will cost an additional, Mountain Amantes Adventure will arrange rooms with attached washrooms; however, teahouses in some places only have shared washing and toilet facilities. Also note that single rooms are readily available in Kathmandu and the trekking regions at lower elevation but it might be difficult to find them at higher elevations.
During our trek, we can enjoy authentic Nepalese food as well the more common international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Indian, etc.). Breakfast and dinner will be served from the teahouse or from a lodge menu where we spend the night whereas lunch will be served on the way to the next destination. All meals will be provided during trekking while only breakfast will be available in Kathmandu & Pokhara Hotel. There will also be welcome and farewell dinners for guests.
Note: # walking distance time is calculated on the average trend of trekking trail that may vary according to Client health /personal wish or with unforeseen circumstances.
# This trip can be personalized as per your requirements that meet your time frame. The trip price will be according to Deluxe, Standard, Budget and group size so please kindly provide us your details for tailor made program.