Upper Mustang Trek
Upper Mustang Trek is Hidden Valley Himalaya kingdom of Nepal
Upper Mustang Trek is one of most special and popular trekking in Nepal which is one of the delightful top three travel destinations in the world. It offers a spectacular trekking experience in the remote Himalayan range of Nepal. This trek brings you into the hidden world of the old Buddhist kingdom of Mustang. There was a time when it was the mandatory of the certain family to supply the firewood for the royal family. The entire areas of the upper Mustang from the Tibetan border in the north to Kagbeni in the south tucks in a number of unique experiences for trekkers to feed their eyes and soul. It is one of the classics, most diverse and stunning teahouse trek in the Himalayan and one of the most spectacular trekking routes in the world. This trek is can easily be done with children as well. It is one of the most beautiful treks passing through the diverse ethnic group’s culture and verifies vegetation forest and wildlife. At the time of trekking, we will pass through the lush green valleys and fascinating villages that offer impressive snow-capped views of the white Himalayas. You will have noticed that the vegetation has thinned and the George narrowed to be only a few hundred meters wide.
Upper Mustang Trek is a remote valley trekking in Nepal which is famous for thousands of year’s holding unique monasteries, Chorten, Mani, and culture. The breathtaking scenery of the mountains and the beautiful scenery of nature make your journey more enjoyable, memorable, and interesting. The trek is the most famous Himalaya trekking regions of Nepal and this trek is the best legendary and classical trek in the world offers to breathe stopping Mountain views. Trekking to this trail, it is a varied trek in terms of nature, valleys, waterfalls and rivers, villages and Himalayans peaks. The remoteness can be appreciated in the barren, undisturbed views and isolation of the traditional villages we visit. We will get chance to see the lifestyle and culture of the different tribes of Nepal. The season between March to June and September to November is considered as the best trekking season for trekking in this route. It offers the incredibly varied and exciting journey in the Nepal Himalayan.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,400m)
Arrival in Kathmandu, The representatives by Everest Trekking Routes will welcome you at TIA Upon your Arrival. we transfer to hotel overnight stay.
Day 02: Full day Sight Seeing Kathmandu Valley
Half day sightseeing Kathmandu Valley Major Place as Kathmandu Durbar Square, Soyembhunath (Monkey Temple and Boudhanath Stupa) The Darbar Square is 14th Century established after Pratap Malla and very famous lord kumari goddess after that continue to drive to Swayambhunath which is ancient believed that create self-beautiful monastery with sounding monkey gang and continue to Boddhnath temple. that is also of the biggest stupa in Asia. all these things will explain your guide during the trip and drive to hotel prepare Upper Mustang Trekking to stay overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Kathmandu to Pokhara by Tourist Bus/ 6 to 7 hours drive
hotel to tourist bus station just 10 minute morning walk, then take tourist bus departure at 7:00 AM in the morning continue to drive prithibi rajmark high way. after 2 hours drive to stop for breakfast about 20 minute and the edge of the Trisuli river. along the road, we can beautiful rice farm and evergreen tropical villages with Trisuli river rafting. though at 12:00 to at 1:00 PM stop again lunch take a 20-minute break then continue drive to Pokhara. we will be reached on the afternoon and short walk lake site and stay overnight at hotel.
Day 04: Morning flight to Jomsom (2,715 m) and trek to Kagbeni – 04 hrs.
After breakfast transfer to Domestic airport and flight to Jomsom altitude of 2715 meters, Trek to Kagbeni takes 4-5 hours. The excellent Himalayan scenery of lower Mustang which is popular Jomsom Muktinath route and joins to Annapurna Circuit; the Jomsom is headquartered of Mustang District between Mt Dhaulagiri and Annapurna Himal. Stay overnight at lodge.
Day 05: Trek to Muktinath (3800m) 4 hours
Today we will have to climb up over thousand meters kagbeni to Muktinath. It takes 4 to 5 hours hike up to reach Muktinath and take lunch at lodge leave ours belong at guest house then visit Muktinath temple. The Muktinath temple is very famous Hindu those believed very and pilgrimage from most Idia and Nepal. there 108 water tap that water tap running water is sacred holy water people take away to home. several monasteries also inside Muktinath Hindu temple see around the area then return to hotel stay at the lodge.
Day 06: Trek to Chhusang (2800 m) 6 hrs.
Trek to Chhusang we will have to descend to Kagbeni. the Kagbeni is main entry gate Restricted Area of Upper Mustang which is a cost for $ 500 Per Person for 10 days. take time while for checking. we are entering Special Upper Mustang area of Kagbeni, Passing several local typical villages chhusang follow the kaligandaki river then crossing to reaching at Chhusang Village during the day we can see beautiful Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri, tukuche peak and other Himalayan scenery. overnight at Chhusang.
Day 07: Trek to Somare (3,340 m) 6 hrs.
From Chhusang to Somare is normal trails solidly flat and bit step after chele biggest climb to reach until Syangboche. 5 to 6 hours trek desired area Upper Mustang Trekking. today is we pass beautiful Apple garden and bottom of the Chele crossing an amazing suspension bridge. and around little Trekking Peaks and villages, we can see. after at 12:00 PM trails go windy, continue trekking to Somare stay overnight at Guesthouse.
Day 08: Trek to Gheling (3,540 m) 5 hrs.
After breakfast Climb up to Syamboche, mostly uphill to syanboche take lunch and rest for while. The scenery is Excellent Himalayan white range which is most popular Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m, Annapurna I 8097m. and many others Expedition. Desert geographically decorate awesome vies of Upper Mustang. today we don't see many villages just follow the trail. if interest to see the Buddha cave also possible before reach syangboche. and continue to Ghiling stay overnight at lodge.
Day 09: Trek to Tsarang (3,560 m) 6 hrs.
This Morning if the weather is very clear we can different type of scenery, beautiful farm and Ghiling village with some old monastery follow the route of Lo Manthan continue to walk at Tsarang. The tsarang is the biggest village of upper mustang has old monastery over 800 years old. Identify of old king palace some sample and beautiful villages visit the monastery and all area of Tsarang. The Monastery color and architecture are awesome with colorful and visit to insight monastery then return to lodge stay overnight.
Day 10: Trek to Lo-Manthang (3700m) 5 hrs.
After breakfast trek to LManthanan, takes 5-6 hours on foot to reach Lo-Manthan City Himalaya kingdom of Nepal. The biggest city of Himalaya, before lo-man passing several river and bridges with deserted scenery and continue to Lo-Manthan when we reach Lo-Manthan than stay overnight at lodge.
Day 11: At Lo-Manthang rest day for exploration around its village and monasteries.
Explore a day at Lo-Manthan, Today after the breakfast visit to Monastery and King Palace. the lo man thang is the Himalayan kingdom of Nepal. there are many different things decorate with colorful Villages and biggest city in Himalaya. Our local guide will describe the history of lo-Manthan City and Cultures. then realizes all trekkers are paid why $ 500 per person for 10 days. nearby area has some other local villages if have time to visit can do short seeing. stay overnight.
Day 12: Trek to Dhakmar (3,810 m) 6 hrs.
This Morning takes Breakfast at same lodge our team and starts Journey to Dhakmar, beginning part is uphill to Gompa. The amazing scenery of Upper Mustang area with lots of history about Gompas when we reach monastery the lama will explain to us. Ancient history and cultures, take lunch continue to Dhakmar. but today don't pass many villages because trail path is the Upper route. anyway,y scenery is perfect. and little more cold then Lo-Manthang. stay overnight.
Day 13: Trek to Syangboche (3,540m) 6 hrs.
Beautiful Upper Mustang Valley after Dhakmar, take breakfast follow the trail to Ghami. The Ghami is also biggest village and Monastery also popular route. There is some farm product by a foreigner. And nice Apple garden, take lunch at Ghami and continue to Syangboche. today we are following same to return Upper Mustang Trekking Route Stay overnight.
Day 14: Trek to Chhusang (2,800m) 6 hrs.
Syanboche to Chhusang is big downhill and passing some little villages as Samar, bhena, and Chele. A thousand meters Descending to Kaligandaki River, during the day more windy boundary of Kaligandaki valley and stop for Chhusang stay overnight.
Day 15: Trek to Kagbeni (2,830 m) 5 hrs.
The Chhusang to Kagbeni we have to leave little early in the Morning. if we take breakfast little Early then we can walk follow to Kagbeni. because after at 12:00 PM. very strong windy until Kagbeni, when we reach Restricted Permit checkout point. we have mentioned our Upper Mustang Trekking Permit and Complete the 10 days upper Valley stay overnight Kagbeni.
Day 16: Trek to Jomsom (2, 715 m) 4 hours.
Trek to Jomsom, Easy and short hike to Jomsom. When we reach at jomsom check our flight schedule for next day and visit to Jomsom City buy some Apple brandy of some others from apple makers. The Jomsom is very busy City in Himalayan and waiting for next morning flight to Pokhara.
Day 17: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara (820m) 25 min flight
Depend on time flight schedule if have time to eat breakfast we can do in Jomsom otherwise leave Early to Report at Airport and waiting for a flight to Pokhara take 25 minutes and transfer hotel. Leave our backpack and sightseeing in Pokhara City. The Journey is complete and relaxes stay overnight Pokhara.
Day 18: Pokhara to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus 6 to 7 hour
Finally, we short drive to Pokhara tourist bus park and catch Tourist take a 7-hour drive to Kathmandu. the Bus journey when we start our Trip and Kathmandu Pokhara.
Day 18: Final International Departure
We will drop you to the TIA for your final departure and happy journey your hometown, hope to see you again and good bye.
Manual Note :
The Flight is Some time not sure. because of a weather problem, if Political Problem makes strick for roadblock and bad weather make flight cancel and take Helicopter charter or Jeep reserved to Pokhara. and Also if you need to extend your trip that all that cost will be Extra. If Need any more query talk to Tour Operator.