Mustang is an ancient Himalayan Kingdom which lies in the northern central part of Nepal and at the top of the Kaligandaki River. Upper Mustang consists of two distinct regions: the southern part and the northern where the languages, culture and traditions are alike to those of the Tibetan people. This area is consider as one of the most interesting and picturesque places in Nepal. The whole area has an isolated and mystical feel to it, enchanting and inspiring visitors to this region. The trek to Lo- Manthang is through high altitude desert country climbing in and out of the huge sided valley of the Kali Gandaki. In places the gorge which the Kali Gandaki River runs through is the deepest in the world. This region is full of some of Nepal’s oldest Buddhist Monasteries, ancient and isolated villages with quaint white washed houses.
Upper Mustang Trek Itinerary:
Day 01 After your arrival in Kathmandu, our representative will transfer you to your hotel in the heart of Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel
Day 02 Rest day Sightseeing in Kathmandu City
Day 03 Kathmandu to Pokhara (30 minutes flight or 6 hours drive as your prefer)
Day 04 Pokhara to Jomsom (18 minutes flight) and trek to Kagbeni (2810m)
Day 05 Kagbeni to Chele (3100m)
Day 06 Chele to Geling (3570m)
Day 07 Geling to Charang (3560m)
Day 08 Charang to Lo Manthang (3840m)
Day 09 In Lo Mathang
Day 10 Trip around Lo Manthang
Day 11 Lo Manthang to Drakmar (3820m)
Day 12 Drakmar to Shyangmochen
Day 13 Shyangmochen to Chhuksang
Day 14 Trek back to Kagbeni
Day 15 Trek back to Jomsom.
Day 16 Flight back to Pokhara.
Day 17 Drive back to Kathmandu or Fly.
Day 18 Fly to your own Destination
Transportation to and from Kathmandu by air or road as per itinerary.
3 meals per day during the trek (breakfast, lunch & dinner) including the coffee and tea.
Accommodation in tea house or provided tents during the trek as mentioned in the trek type. Accommodation including breakfast at 3-4 star hotels in Kathmandu.
Highly experienced Government licensed guide and necessary porters during the trek.
Government / Local taxes, Tourist service charge, guide / porter insurance and salary, general equipment, national park and conservation area fees.
Kathmandu City Tour with an Experienced Tour Guide ( Kathmandu , Bhaktapur, and Lalitpur) depends on your time frame.
Trekking Registration Certificate (TRC).
International Airport Departure Tax
Major meals, Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu
Any type of personal expenses, such as alcoholic beverages and drinks, phone and laundry.
Airport departure tax to be paid in rupees on your departure 1760 rupees
entry visa fee US$ 30 (duration 60 days from date of issue) - you may easily obtain the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport - Kathmandu .
Rescue & travel insurance, trip cancellation costs, accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or damage to baggage and personal effects. We strongly advise you to take out personal travel insurance.
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