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Upper Mustang Trek

Upper Mustang Trek

From US$ 1850

US$ 1850

Durations

14 Days

  • Best price guaranteed
  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher

Trip Facts

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Elevation

3770

Duration

14 Days

Grade

Moderate

Treks Type

Tea House
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Overview And Highlights

Upper Mustang is the former independent Kingdom of Lo and upper part of Mustang District. It was the ancient salt trade route between China and India and Lo-Manthang was trading hub as well.  The landscape, culture and language are very similar to Tibet. The last King of Lo-Manthang was the 25th generation AME-PAL of Tibet who developed Sakyapa Sect of Buddhist monasteries, gompa and chorten in Lo-Manthang area.This is politically sensitive with China and restricted area also.

Upper Mustang Trek is very distinct in culture, language, landscape and way of life. It is restricted to protect local culture, environment and border securities. Foreign visitors must take especial permit through the authorized trekking company with license holder trekking guide. Individual foreign visitor is not permitted in Upper Mustang Trek. Minimum you have to take permit for 10 days which cost 50 $ each day for per person. Upper Mustang Trek starts and ends in Kagbeni and before entry the restricted area you have to go through the Annapurna Conservation area as well. Trekkers can go Kagbeni by bus, flight and hiking according to their condition. Now during Upper Mustang Trek people can use the transport aslo. Thare net and clean mountain lodge with twin sharing room, there is also menu with local and western food avaiable and every day we have to trek 5 to 7 hour except rest day.

The climate of Upper Mustang is very and cold due to rain shadow area. There is not proper monsoon in summer season and December to March is very cold with full of snow so people leave the villages with their cattle to the wormer placeless. Animal husbandry, herbal collection and tourism are the lifeline of Upper Mustang. March to November is the best tourist season in Upper Mustang area. There are 55 mysterious caves where spiritual people used to live, lot of Shakepa Gompas, Stupas, Chorten, Sun backed mud Palace and historical fort are beautifully preserved in this area. Cultural festival, ritual and landscape are totally similar to Tibet. Linguistically, culturally and economically  Uper Mustang has been closely tied with Tibet so they say Upper Mustang is lost kingdom of Tibet. Kora-La is the main ancient trade border to Tibet so people of Mustang full fill their day to day needs from Tibet as well. Tiji Festival is the most auspicious uper Mustang region of Nepal whic is celebrated to victory upen evils.Thousands of tourist visit there during this festival.

 

       

 

Itinerary Expand All Close All

 Airport picks up transfer to hotel then having refresh and briefing about tour plan

 

Food
Welcome dinner at Kathmandu.
Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
1400

Sightseeing tour in world heritage sites around Kathmandu valley: Kathmandu Durbar Square, Shyambhunath StupaBauddhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple and overnight at hotel in ktm

 

Food
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
1400

Kathmandu drives via fly to Pokhara overnight hotel in Pokhara

 

Elevation
850

Pokhara fly to Jomsum valley and trek to Kagbeni 3 hrs (2800 m) overnight

 

Food
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2800

Kagbeni trek to Chele 6 hours (3030 m) overnight

 

Food
Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3030

Chele trek to Geling 5 hours (3440 m) overnight

 

Food
Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3440

Geling trek to Charang 5 hours (3500 m) overnight

 

Food
Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3500

Charang trek to Lo-Manthang 4 hours (3770 m) over two nighst in Lo

 

Food
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3770

 Visit different spectacular Temples and Palace

 

Manthang trek to Ghami 5 hours (3460 m) overnight

 

Food
Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3460

Ghime trek to Samar 6 hours (3400 m) overnight

 

Food
Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
3440

Samar trek Kagbeni 6 hours (2800 m) overnight

 

Food
Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
2800

 Trek Jomsum and fly back to Pokhara then relaxing there

 

Food
Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner
Accomodation
Lodge
Elevation
850

Fly via drives back to Kathmandu and in the evening go to dinner together

Food
Breakfast
Accomodation
Hotel
Elevation
1400

What Is Included ?

  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Accommodation Nepali ( ***) star level 2 nights hotel in Kathmandu and 2 nights in Pokhara
  • Kathmandu city tour by private vehicle with experienced licensed tour guide 
  • All your standard meal (B.L.D) with tea/coffee in cup with each meal during trek
  • Trekking standard tea house basis twin sharing accommodation during trek
  • Government licensed guide with required potters and their (food, accommodation, salary, transportation, insurance, equipment and medicine) during the trek   
  • Transportation flight via bus/jeep according to condition with their demand
  • All necessary Conservation, National Park and restricted permit
  • Some important equipment (rucksack, down jacket, sleeping bag if required)
  • All government taxes and official expenses
  • Farewell dinner second last day of departure

What Is Excluded?

  • All sort of alcoholic and soft drink (wine, beer, coke, fanta, juice, dessert, mineral water)
  • Lunch and dinner during Kathmandu and Pokhara stay
  • Travel Insurance, International airfare and visa charge.
  • Personal expenses during trek (telephone, laundry, battery charge, gas shower and wifi)
  • In case during trek loss due to unforeseen circumstances, the loss will be beyond Holiday Hiking Team
  • Gratitude for staffs (tips)

Upper Mustang Trek Altitude Profile

FAQs

March to November is the best season for Upper Mustang Trek and December to March is closed due to cold. In Summer you can enjoy the Upper Mustang Trek becaus there is not monsoon in Summer. It is Monsoon Trek of Nepal.

Upper Mustang Trek is in restricted area so you can not allowed do you own. you have to go through authorisez Trekking Company foro Nepal Gevt, with licensed holder trekking guide  in a group minimum in 2 people.

Animal husbendary, tourism and hurbel collectio is the main income sourse of Mustang people.

Upper Mustang was the independent kingdom and upper part of Mustang District. monarchy was ended in 2008. language, culture and landscape of Mustang is simalar to Tibet . 13th century builed caves, Monasteris, sun backed Mud Palace, Tiji Festival, landscape and mountain view are much highlight of Upper Mustang Trek.

Yes you can  do all Upper Mustang Trek by jeep as well. during the trekking season except winter.

Traveller Useful Information

  • One sharing potter is provided for two guests who carry 20 to 25 kg in the high altitudes
  • Two different size of bag is needed, one rucksack is given to potter putting trekking equipment and another small day bag is putting your most important thing then carrying by yourself
  • Shoes:  One waterproof light trekking boots, light jugging /sports shoes and flip flops / sandal for night and morning during guest house
  • Down jacket, fleece jacket, long thermal  inner trouser, windproof over trouser, warm hat, sun hat, scarf, warm waterproof gloves, 4/5 pairs of socks & underwear
  • Battery charger, touch light, sun glass, lip card, hot water bottle, sun cream
  • The programme is organized according to guest’s physical condition with their interest

From US$ 1850

US$ 1850

Durations

14 Days

  • Best price guaranteed
  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher

Trip Facts

curve

Elevation

3770

Duration

14 Days

Grade

Moderate

Treks Type

Tea House
price icon 1850 US$1850

Make your trip happen?

Book Now Make Enquiry

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