Upper Mustang Trek -18 days !

Upper Mustang Trek

Mustang is a remote ancient Buddhist kingdom and has been a very special destination for explorers for many centuries. This forbidden kingdom lies in the mighty Himalaya on the Tibetan plateau. The geographical structure of this region is quite interesting to see and boasts high windy valleys, unusual stratified rock formations, eroded canyons and desert like surrounding. Its capital Lo-Manthang and surrounding area and monasteries are quite unique for visitors to experience. This magnificent Tibetan plateau is still unofficially ruled by a Buddhist King who lives in capital Lo-Manthnag.
The fabled medieval art and architecture of walled city Lo-Manthang is incredibly eye catching. Many westerners come here for study and to find new evidence of ancient human lifestyle and activities. In the recent past a group of explorer discovered some valuable artifacts and objects of cultural and historical importance in this highland desert. It is a lifetime reward to make a trip to Mustang and gather complete knowledge of the region. Join The Himalaya Trekking Company on your adventure to the Himalayan Kingdom of Mustang.

Price of the Trip: 

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Moderate

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

  • Transfer to hotel. Short briefing of the following program, rest of the day leisure or looking around nearby places, O/N at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 02: Cultural excursion in Kathmandu.

  • Meeting with Trekking guide & last minute preparation before heading for trekking, Half day Cultural tour in Kathmandu, O/N at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 03: Early morning set off to Pokhara 

  • A 7 hours long drive along the river bank with wonderful views of villages, terraced farmland, down- hill valley, typical market places & mountains will takes you to Pokhara. Upon arrival, enjoy the awesome views of famous Annapurna range including Mt. Fishtail that dominates the skyline or explore Fewa Lake and colorful street of Pokhara, O/N at hotel in Pokhara

Day 04: After early breakfast rush to local airport & Fly to Jomsom.

  • A 20 minutes adrenaline flight will takes you to the heart of highland from where we start our journey to the secret land. Later walking toward Kagbeni (2860M), 4 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 05: Trekking to Chele (3050m),

  • 6 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 06: Trekking to Syanbochen (3475m),

  • 6 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 07: Trekking to Ghaymi (5320m),

  • 6 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 08: Trekking to Charang (3500m),

  • 5 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 09: Trekking to Lo- Manthang (3700m),

  • 6 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 10: Explore around Lo- Manthang,

  • Visit several caves, hidden monasteries & experience the ancient Tibetan alike civilization along with panoramic views of Himalaya, people & their lifestyle, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 11: Trekking to Drakmar (3800m),

  • 6 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 12: Trekking to Ghiling (3810m),

  • 6 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 13: Trekking to Chuksang (3050m),

  • 6 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 14: Trek down to Jomsom (2700m),

  • 7 hours, O/N at Family run Inn

Day 15: Fly back to Pokhara,

  • Leisure or explore the Pokhara valley, O/N at hotel in Pokhara

Day 16: After B/F at hotel, drive back to Kathmandu

  • Leisure or looking around local market for last minute shopping or personal activities on own, O/N hotel in Kathmandu

 

  • (Note: Can take flight to return Kathmandu instead of drive | Cost extra !)  

Day 17: Leisure in Kathmandu,

  • Shopping or personal activities. Also considered as spare day in case of delay to arrive Kathmandu, O/N at hotel in Kathmandu

Day 18: Fly back home 

  • After Breakfast, transfer to Airport on time & fly home with wonderful memories… (B)

 

Services Included:

 All Land Transportation as per itinerary 
4 night standard accommodation in Kathmandu on double sharing BB basis
 Guided half day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
 Mustang Special Permit, TIMS, National Park entry fee & necessary documentations
 2 night standard accommodation in Pokhara on double sharing BB basis
 Both way flight ticket to Jomsom for guest & guide with airport taxes
 All food (3 meals a day from Day 04 to 14 & 1 breakfast on 15th morning)
 Local lodging during the trekking (Twin sharing bed, occasionally dormitory style)
 Warm Sleeping Bag each participants as supplement during the trekking
 An experience, licensed, English speaking trekking guide & 1 Porter for each two participants
 All expenses of Guide & porter, including their Salary, food, accommodation, gear, trekking gear & insurance
 First aid Medical supplies
 All tax, toll, etc…

Services Excluded:

 International airfares
 Nepal entry Visa fee (https://thehimalayatrekkingcompany.com/tourist-visa/ ) & personal insurance (must)
 Single supplement charges if required
Entrance/ monuments fees in Kathmandu
Hot/ cold drinks, Laundries, Telephone etc.
Personal trekking gear
Any extra expenses incurred due to unforeseen causes, such as emergency helicopter evacuation, landslide, flight cancellation, illness, weather hazards etc.
Any other expenses or activities not mentioned above as included in price.

 

An adventure trip of this type: weather, transport or a multitude of other factors beyond our control can result in a change of itinerary. It is however, a very unlikely that the itinerary would be substantially altered; if alterations are necessary the leader will decide what is the best alternative, taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything we can to minimize its effect, however we cannot be responsible for the results of changes or delays. Please remind that you are travelling at your own risk !!!