Jomsom-Muktinath Trekking takes you to the foot of beautiful soaring summits of Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fishtail), Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri and many more. Astonishing happiness arises up in you when you see the vivid nature, amazing landscape and snow-covered summits. Traveling to such a mesmerizing nature helps to re-invent your body, mind, and soul. This trekking follows the route of the world’s deepest George, Kaligandaki George, and beautiful soaring summits.
You can also explore the Annapurna Conservation Area which covers 7629 sq. km which is the home of beautiful flora and fauna. You will get a chance to explore the thundering waterfalls, dense rhododendron forest inside Annapurna Conservation Area. Jomsom-Muktinath trek provides you the opportunity to see the Annapurna Himalaya ecology.
In spite of eye-catching Himalayan and great nature, you will be amazed to observe the hospitality of Thakali and Lopa people. You will get a chance to immerse with their lifestyle, cultures and day to day activities while trekking Muktinath temple is a famous pilgrimage site for both Hindu and Buddhist people. You will also see some ancient monasteries, colorful prayer flags, and the sound of monk chants increase the positive energy and happiness inside you.
1. Airport pickup and drops in the private vehicle. 2. Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with the BB plan. 3. Tented and teahouse accommodation during your trek. 4. All meals (B, L, D) during your holiday as per itinerary. 5. All ground as well as air transport as per itinerary. 6. Qualified and government licensed holder guides and other teams. 7. Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, and domestic airfares. 8. First Aid kit (carried by your guide). 9. All government and local taxes. 10. All necessary paper works for your holiday which includes permit fees, entrance fees etc.
1. International airfare and Nepal visa taxes. 2. Personal equipment and extra service. 3. Extra baggage charge. 4. Tips and bonus for staff and guide. 5. Personal expenditure (phone calls, laundry, beverage, drinks, shower, etc.) 6. Airport departure taxes. 7. All except explained in “PRICE INCLUDES” section above.
Day 01: Arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu (1,345 m).Overnight at hotel.
After landing at Tribhuvan International Airport representative of Eco-friendly Trek will drop you off at the hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Pre-trip meeting and sightseeing around the Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara (827 m): 30 minutes and trek to Tikhendunga (1,552 m) 4-5 hours trek
At Pokhara city we will be welcomed with many magnificent view of Himalayas including Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Manaslu(8156 m) and Machhapuchhre(6993 m). After landing at Pokhara you will drive to Nayapul (1 hours and 20 minutes) and start trekking towards Tikhedunga. You will reach Tikhedunga by crossing two rivers called Bhurundi River and Modi River, lush valley and adventerous trails. Overnigt in Pokhara.
Day 04: Tikhedhuga to Ghorepani (2,750 m): 5-6 hours trek
When we descend and cross Burundi River then we start to ascend on the way to Ghorepani. You will find this trail very adventurous while ascending further to Ghorpapani which means “horse water” in Nepali. Ghorepani used to important campsite for horse traders many before back. Overnight at Ghorepani.
Day 05: Ghorepani to Tatopani (1,190 m): 5-6 hours trek
Your morning will be wonderful when you will see magnificent view of Annapurna south and Nilgiri mountains. After descending to Ghar Khola Village and crossing suspension bridge our trails climb to Tatopani where you can enjoy hot spring water and relax. Overnight at Tatopani.
Day 06: Tatopani to Ghasa (2,110 m): 5-6 hours trek
We begin our trek after breakfast and ascend following Kali Gandaki River on your right then cross suspension bridge. This trekking takes you to the thundering waterfall called Rupse Chhahara and then we ascend further to Ghasa which is located lower part of Kali Gandaki Valley. Those people who are interested in bird watching will be the best place in Ghasa village where you can encounter many species of birds. Overnight at Ghasa.
Day 07: Ghasa to Marpha (2,680 m): 4-5 hours trek
Today you will find little steeper trail through forest to Lete stream. After walking while you will reach to Larjung Village via Lete village. While trekking you can see apple farms and vegetable farms which adds beauty in your holiday. Marpha is very popular for tasty apples in Nepal. Overnight at Marpha.
Day 08: Marpha to Kagbeni (2,810 m): 4-5 hours trek.
You will ascend on the ridge and reach to beautiful Jomsom village then you trek to north towards Kagbeni. You will pass through village called Eklebhatti village and continued towards Kagbeni. From Kagbeni village you can see great view of beautiful mountain like Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri and Tukuche peaks. Overnight at Kagbeni.
Day 09: Kagbeni to Muktinath (3,710 m): 5-6 hours trek
Today our trekking will start from the riverbank of Kaligandaki upstream. During trekking you can see amazing place and beautiful nature. From Kagbeni trekking trail start to be steep and lead to Khingar (3200m). The trekking trial leads you to the Jarkot village and in your way you can experience barren land and further climb takes you to Muktinath. Overnight at Muktinath.
Day 10: Muktinath to Jomsom (2715 m): 5-6 hours trek
Muktinath is famous pilgrimage site for both Hindu and Buddhist people and you will see ancient monasteries, colored flags and sound of monk. From Muktinath you will continue the trekking towards Jomsom where you can see mesmerizing view of Mt. Dhaulagiri and other peaks. Overnight at Jomsom.
Day 11: Fly back to Pokhara: 30 minutes flight
At Pokhara city we will be welcomed with many magnificent view of Himalayas including Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Manaslu(8156 m) and Machapuchhre(6993 m). You can see many beautiful waterfalls and lakes with the reflection of great wonderful peaks. You can also do different recreational activity like boating and shopping at Pokhara city. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 12: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (827 m): 5-6 hours
At Pokhara city we will be welcomed with many magnificent view of Himalayas including Annapurna ranges, Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Manaslu(8156 m) and Machhapuchhre(6993 m). You can also see many beautiful waterfalls and lakes with the reflection of great icy walls. We then check-in to our hotel and takes a rest. You can also do different recreational activity like boating and shopping at Pokhara city. Overnight in Pokhara.
Day 13: Final departure
A representative of Eco-friendly treks will takes you to the Tribhuvan International airport and we should go there approximately three hours before the scheduled flight.