Upper Mustang lies in the Himalayan region of Mustang district that was founded by Ame Pal. It is the area that used to be commercially connected to Tibet and India. A long time ago, it consisted of the different number of small kingdoms that were united with the seat of the Lo Manthang which was known as the Royal Town. The total area of Upper Mustang is 780 sq. miles. It has a total population of more than 7,000. Upper Mustang is a part of Nepal since 1790 A.D. The autonomy of Mustang was abolished in 2008 A.D. Before 1992, Upper Mustang was renamed as the restricted demilitarized area where the tourists were hardly permitted to visit the place. It has the people with the majority of speaking the Tibetan language. People living in this place follow the Buddhist religion. Every year many tourists from various parts of the world visit this place. It is an admired location for many travel seekers. Many bike riders also come here to experience their bike riding in the mountain region of Nepal.
The Upper Mustang trek gives a wonderful experience with various greenery forests and beautiful villages with unique culture and tradition that reflects the local lifestyle of Nepalese people. You can see different religious and cultural heritages in this place that are enlisted in the world heritage site. In the course of trek towards Mustang, you’ll observe the natural beauties of Himalayas and Mountains with the tree-less landscape and rocky trails that give adventurous experience. You’ll have the feeling of real-life people in the mountain region while experiencing this trek.
The journey of Upper Mustang finishes in about 14 to 16 days depending on the physical fitness of the person and the routes to access. The journey after you arrive in Kathmandu. We drive towards Pokhara and Jomsom and then trek along with different forests and villages. The journey finishes lastly back in Kathmandu.
The Last Forbidden Kingdom
Unique culture and tradition
Forests and beautiful villages
Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri, Tilicho, Khrikuti Peak and Damodar Kunda
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and switch in a hotel
After you attain Kathmandu, a consultant will help you to switch to a hotel. After a sure time of rest, we’ll go to some religious and historic locations in Kathmandu. We’ll talk the trek late within the evening.
Day 2: Drive to Pokhara
Early within the morning, we’ll drive toward Pokhara. We’ll stay in a single day in Pokhara.
Day 3: Fly to Jomsom
The subsequent morning, we’ll put together to fly to Jomsom. After reaching Jomsom, our trek begins toward Kagbeni. The path passes through Eaklibatti Village that's located at the bank of the 2 rivers. We’ll stay in a single day in Jomsom.
Day 4: Trek to Chele
After an early breakfast, we’ll continue our trek closer to Chele. The trail passes alongside the Kali Gandaki River and Tangbe Village. We’ll stay in a single day in Chele.
Day 5: Trek to Syanbochen
The trek at the present time will a bit tough than earlier than. We need to walk crossing passes; Taklam La pass and Dajori la Pass. This is the high-quality opportunity to enjoy the extremely good perspectives of Tilicho, Yakawa Kang, Damodar Danga, and Ramchung Cave. We’ll live overnight in Syanbochen.
Day 6: Trek to Ghami
As the morning begins, our trek will ascend towards the Yamda La skip. We must stroll via popular forests and barley fields and in the end attain the Ghami. We’ll stay in a single day in Ghami.
Day 7: Trek to Tsarang
The next morning, we’ll walk in the direction of Tsarang passing via a rough and slippery trail. We should go the suspension bridge over the Ghami Khola. We’ll live overnight in Tsarang.
Day 8: Trek to Lo-Manthang
After an early breakfast, we’ll trek towards a canyon and move a river and eventually attain the Lo-Manthang Village. Lo-Manthag is a beautiful walled village in Mustang. We’ll enjoy the beautiful views of Himalayas inclusive of Nilgiri, Annapurna I, Tilicho, Khrikuti Peak and Damodar Kunda. We’ll live in a single day in Lo-Manthang.
Day 9: Explore Lo-Mantang/ Acclimatization day
Lo-Manthang is the walled village that lies in Mustang. The day will bypass by using exploring Lo-Manthang and its lifestyle and tradition. We’ll additionally trek closer to Tingkhar on the equal day that's a beautiful village within the north of Lo-Manthang. We’ll spend overnight in Lo-Manthang.
Day 10: Trek to Drakmar
The next morning we’ll trek toward Drakmar. The path passes through Gyakar Village which has one-of-a-kind old artwork preserved from the past. We’ll stay in a single day in Drakmar.
Day 11: Trek to Ghiling
We’ll trek in the direction of Ghiling after an early breakfast. The path is going through a dry plateau and fields and reaches to Ghiling. We’ll stay overnight in Ghiling.
Day 12: Trek to Chhuksang
The subsequent morning, we’ll departure towards Chhusang. The trek will be on the equal trail as earlier than going to the Lo-Manthang. This will deliver us splendid opportunities to experience beautiful perspectives of the Himalayas and small lovely villages. We’ll live in a single day in Chhuksang.
Day 13: Trek to Jomsom
After early morning breakfast, we’ll trek closer to Jomsom. After the give up of Mustang trails and we’ll then be part of the Annapurna Circuit. Our adventure will maintain closer to Jomsom after a lunch break. We’ll live overnight in Jomsom.
Day 14: Fly again to Pokhara
We’ll take a flight in the direction of Pokhara the following morning. The flight will provide us amazing aerial perspectives of Mountains and Himalayas. We’ll live in a single day in Pokhara after exploring the whole city.
Day 15: Drive to Kathmandu
The next morning, we’ll power lower back to Kathmandu. Our in a single day may be in Kathmandu.
Day 16: Final Departure
Today, our tour involves a give up. We’ll put together for the very last departure early inside the morning. A consultant will help you to attain the final destination.
Inclusion / Exclusion
Airport pickup and drop
3 Nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu and 1 night in Pokhara (BB Plan on sharing basis)
Domestic Flights: From Jomsom to Pokhara
Ground Transportation from Kathmandu – Pokhara- Kagbeni Pokhara
Necessary transportation cost for trekking
Tea house accommodation during the trekking including Meal (BLD with extra Tea and Coffee)
Special Permits, TIMS, Professional English-Speaking Guide Assistant guide and necessary Porter
Insurance for all trekking Staffs
Frontier Duffel bag (If required)
First Aid Medical Kit for emergency
Farewell dinner in Kathmandu
International Flight Fare
Nepal Entry Visa Fee
Personal Insurance (Travel, Emergency Medical, Rescue)
Meal (Lunch and dinner) during stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Personal Trekking Gears, extra expenses Phone Calls, Water, Laundry, Bar Bills, Battery Recharge, Internet etc.