Upper mustang trekking


Upper Mustang is the Trans-Himalayan mountain area having the great influence of Tibetan culture and lifestyle. Upper Mustang is the blessed region in term of natural panorama and under it Mustang Exploration is different sort of trekking package whose basic focus is on exploration. Mustang Exploration is a liberal type of trek in a sense that it permits to explore the peaks which exceed from 6,000 meter. This 13 days Upper Mustang Trekking route covers the most natural, spiritual and auspicious values of west Himalayan region of Nepal.

The trail route covers some tributaries like Kaligandaki coming from Tibet, Kagbeni and many more. Explore the amazing landscape and built structures like monasteries, local stone houses etc. Kagbeni (2,858), Syanbochen (3,475m), Lo-Mangthang (3,810m) are the living images which reflects the society of the thousands years back to present. Most of the places of the trail route offer us to enjoy the magnificent all-around views of Himalayas. Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and some more other are the giant snow masses just in front of us.

So, listing the highlights of this trek includes Hidden peaks, outlook of Mustang, moving into the minor pass, abandoned village, chungsi cave gompa, ghiling gompa, thangka art, Mustang’s longest mani wall, upper mustang caves, garphu cave exploring, the demons caves and colorful limestone rock. Apart from that trekkers can enjoy the moonrise and local archery in Mustang. As trekkers are moving for exploration in Mustang, this is not counted as an easy trek so one must be mentally and physically prepared.

Trekking Destination: Upper Mustang
Trekking Group Size: Min-2, Max 20
Highest Altitude on Trek: 3810M
Grade: Strenuous Transportation: Private Vehicle, Domestic Flight
Type of Tour: Trekking, Hiking, Walking, Culture
Trekking Hour: Approximately 6-7 hours each day
Total Days: 13 Days

Outline Itinerary
Day 01:Arrive in Tribhuvan International Airport,
Day 02: Trek preparation
Day 03: Flight to Pokhara
Day 04: Trek to Kagbeni (2,780m)
Day 05: Trek to Chhuksang (2,920m) and Samar (3,290m)
Day 06: Trek to Gelling (3440m)
Day 07: Trek to Ghami (3460m)
Day 08: Trek to Charang (3490m)
Day 09: Trek to Lo Manthang (3730m)
Day 10: Trek to Lo manthang, rest & exploration
Day 11: Trek to Ghami (3460m) and Chhuksang (2920m)
Day 12: Trek to Jomsom (2713m),
Day 13: Flight to Kathmandu and departure
  • Services Includes
  • Services Excludes
  • Details Itinerary
Service Includes:
All ground transfer by comfortable vehicle
Kathmandu sightseeing tour
Pokhara-Jomsom-Pokhara flights
Hotel in Kathmandu and pokhara with breakfast (Hotel standard is as per your choice)
Meals (breakfast, lunch, dinner) during the trek
Lodge to Lodge accommodation during the trek
Upper Mustang Special permit
Annapurna conservation area permit
An experienced english speaking trekking guide
Porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers=1 porter)
Staff food, accommodation, salary & insurance
All governmental procedure
Applicable Taxes
Rescue arrangement in case of emergency
Welcome dinner

Service Excludes:
Bar, laundry, telephone bills and other expences of personal interest
Travel insurance, rescue evacuation in case of emergency
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara except welcome dinner
Tips for guide and porter
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu
On the first day upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu our team representative staff will already show his presence to greet you. From the airport you will transfer to the hotel. You will take some rest and then will be familiar with the detail itineraries. Stay overnight at hotel.

Day 02: Trek preparation
On the second day upon your arrival you will take a preparation as you are heading for an exploration you need time to prepare. Secondly Mustang is far off destination so, again you might need several equipment you never know. Arranging all these things if you have still time then you can go for exploring Kathmandu as this trek is purely based on exploration. Stay overnight at guesthouse.

Day 03: Flight to Pokhara
We set off early morning watching rivers, fabulous snowy caped mountain views and beauty of nature. We arrive Pokhara. Lake City Pokhara, we can see beautiful mountain views, booting in Fewa Lake, Paragliding and sightseeing overnight stay at Pokhara.

Day 04: Trek to Kagbeni (2,780m)
Kagbeni with a height of 2,780 meter is a village situated in the Upper Mustang. Kagbeni is the shimmering as appropriate destinations to take out the trek in Nepal as it has an appropriate environment. In most of the Nepali film you can sight the scenery of Kagbeni. Stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 05: Trek to Chhuksang (2,920m) and Samar (3,290m)
On the following day you will trek to Chhuksang (2,920 m) leaving Kagbeni in an early morning. The simple minor of the hill will express to Chhuksang to get pleasure in a beautiful scene which is enclosed by mountains and panorama. Climbing from Chhuksang you will move about to Samar as you have partial time. Samar is a striking place to examine and discover novel things concerning the close by scenery. Stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 06: Trek to Gelling (3,440m)
On the following day you will go after the grubby and stormy route, which will demonstrate the means to the barren lands of Ghiling (3,440 m) excluding an available of the highest outlooks of Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri Mountains. Persisting with the locals, you will stay putting on in a campsite at Ghiling. Stay overnight in a tented camp.

Day 07:Moving to the front from the side to the Tibetan approaching local houses, Chortensand tea houses, the trekking trail will move uphill to the Yamda La (3850m) and go on more to Nyi Pass (4010m), ultimately it straight to the beautiful tiny pact of Ghami which leftovers in the bosom of grand Mountains to the east and west. Stay overnight in a tented camp.

Day 08: Trek to Charang (3490m)
Passing all through the Mani walls, you will subordinate downward to build up and put an end to the enormous five-story white Dzong and red Gompa to be found at the Kali Gandaki gorge on the eastern edge of village prior to travel towards the Lobos, developed by the villagers of Charang with harmonizing. Stay overnight at a guesthouse.

Day 09: Trek to Lo Manthang (3730m)
Downhill to the gravel track all through Charang-Chu, the line appears superior hiking to rotate up at moraines serving the early on come into view into the walled settlement of Lo-Manthang. Taking downward to the small hill, you will go around all the way through the scream to mount to Lo-Manthang (3730 m). Stay overnight in a tented camp.

Day 10: Rest Day
This is the day for rest at Lo Manthang. Although this is a small days trek thus far you necessitate a day for accommodation to make stronger up your muscles and to be familiar with the environs very well. Following grabbing some rest you will too approach out for walking around and will arrest some photographs. Stay overnight in a tented camp.

Day 11: Trek to Ghami (3460m) and Chhuksang (2920m)
Moving to the front all through the Tibetan intended local houses, tea houses and chortens, the trekking trail ascends to the Yamda La (3850m) and obtains further to Nyi Pass (4010m) which eventually gets in to stunning arrangement of Ghami (3,460m). A natural subsidiary of the hill will illustrate the trail to Chhuksang where you will encompass the advantage of the pretty vistas, adjoining mountains and landscape. Receiving the happiness by viewing Ghami will drag you at Chhuksang. Stay overnight at guesthouse.

Day 12: Trek to Jomsom (2713m)
At this day you might feel some chaotic as you have to begin the trek to Jomsom (2,713m) and as well as book a flight to Kathmandu. The minute you turn up to Jomsom you will appreciate the pleasant place and have wines prepared by the locals. The weather of Jomsom will capture you and you can capture the sceneries in your camera for the memories. Stay overnight at guesthouse.

Day 13: Flight to Kathmandu and departure!!!!
On the following day you will set the baggage as you are leave-taking for Kathmandu, enjoying the striking vistas through Pokhara. Arriving at Kathmandu you will return your home town from Tribhuvan International Airport or towards next destination.

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