Upper Mustang Trekking
|TRIP CODE: ATUM04||DURATION: 17 Days|
|DIFFICULTY LEVEL: Medium||MINIMUM ALTITUDE: (823 m/2,699 ft)|
|BEST SEASON: March – May & Sept. – Dec||MAXIMUM ALTITUDE: (3,810 m/12,500 ft)|
Beautiful valley with the barren land and different colour rock formations containing many cliffs makes the Upper Mustang Trekking amazing. Historical monuments, natural and geographical diversity which are much important and should be conserved adds the beauty of Upper Mustang. Walking to such protected area awakens you as Himalayan holidaymakers.
You will be amazed to see the heart of Upper Mustang, called Lo-Manthang which is founded in about 1450. Upper Mustang Trekking adds the beauty by the 5 story king palace high walls. You can see mainly 4 old gumbas in Lo-Manthang. They are- Jampa Gompa, Thubchen Gompa, Chodey Gompa, and Chopoang Gompa. Colourful prayer flags fluttering in the wind, Buddhist mantras and powerful symbols increases the positive tendencies and brings mind toward the teaching of enlightenment. Travelling to such a sacred site which contains positive natural energy in the wind will heal your mind, body, and soul.
Make your trekking awesome by experiencing the unchanged culture, lifestyle, and heritage from centuries to till date. The houses are mostly made from stone and sun-baked mud bricks. The main inhabited of Upper Mustang are Loba peoples. Nepalholiday helps you to explore in such a nature and culture diverse Upper Mustang Trek which helps you to awaken and reflect upon your own lives.
IncludedUpper Mustang Trekking
Day 01: Arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu (1,345 m).
Day 02: Pre-trip meeting and sightseeing around the Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (827 m): 5-6 hours
Day 04: Fly to Jomsom (2,700 m): 45 min and trek to Kagbeni (2,810 m): 3-4 hours trek
Day 05: Kagbeni to Chele (3,050 m): 5-6 hours trek
Day 06: Chele to Syanbochen (3,475 m): 6-7 hours trek
Day 07: Syanbochen to Ghami (3,520 m): 5-6 hours trek
Day 08: Ghami to Tsarang (3,620 m): 5-6 hours
Day 09: Tsarang to Lo-Manthang (3,730 m): 3-4 hours trek
Day 10: Explore Lo Manthang/ Acclimatization
Day 11: Lo-Mangthang to Drakmar (3810 m): 6-7 hours trek
Day 12: Drakmar to Ghiling (3,806 m): 5-6 hours trek
Day 13: Ghiling to Chhuksang (3050 m): 5-6 hours trek
Day 14: Chhuksang to Jomsom (2,700 m): 6-7 hours trek
Day 15: Fly back to Pokhara
Day 16: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu
Day 17: Final departure