Lower Mustang

Trip Introduction

The Mustang district involves the southern edges of the Tibetan level and is ruled by Himalayan pinnacles, for example, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. This work of art and compensating trek takes us to the fringe of a standout amongst the most remote kingdoms on earth, inside a sensible time allotment and without climbing to outrageous height. Trekking in this district is an enterprise in wonderland. Shocking elevation varieties and biological differences make this zone flood with characteristic magnificence. Trek crosswise over consecrated valleys encompassed by huge pinnacles and experience individuals from various ethnic foundations who have cut a way of life out of the precarious patios and desolate levels of the range for thousand of years. Witness the stunning perspectives from Poon Hill, encounter the hot common springs in Tatopani and experience Tibetan dealers as you trek to the pilgramage focus of Muktinath, where Buddhists and Hindus alike make the profound trip. An entrancing and remunerating Himalayan trek.

Detail Itenerary

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  • Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu transfer to hotel.

    Upon your arrival our team will be at Tribhuvan International airport to receive you and will transfer to Hotel.

  • Day 2: Kathmandu full day sightseeing. (Bouddhanath, Pashupatinath, Swoyambhunath)

    After having breakfast you will be taken for tour around world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley i.e Pashupatinath, Bouddhanath and Swoyambhunath.

    On this day our guide will brief you about the trip and will quickly check the required gears for the trip. In case of any missed out gears you can either buy or rent from gear shop at Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.

  • Day 3: Drive to Pokhara (910 m)

    Duration: ~6hrs drive

    Accommodation Type: Hotel

    Your guide will pick you at your hotel at 6:30 AM and will take to tourist bus station. At around 7:15 AM tourist bus will depart to Pokhara. The route follows alongside of Trishuli river.  After reaching Pokhara you you will be transferred to hotel. Then you can take shower and can walk around the Fewa lake. You will boat in Fewa Lake where you can see Mount Machhapuchhre and the Annapurna Range reflected in the crystal clear water of Fewa lake.

  • Day4: Drive to Nayapul (1010m) and trek to Tikhedhunga (1570 m)

    Duration: drive ~ 1 hr and trek ~ 4 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    Altitude gain: 660 m

    After breakfast we will drive to Nayapul for 1 hour from Pokhara. We will start our trek after arrival at Nayapul. With a moderate ascent uphill by crossing the Modi Khola and walking along the bank of Bhrungdi River’s we will reach to Tikhedhunga. Overnight at Lodge.

  • Day 5: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2850 m)

    Duration: ~ 7 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    Altitude gain: ~1200 m

    After breakfast we will start our trek to Ghorepani. This day we will cross few bridges, including those across the Tikhedhunga River and the Bhurungdi Khola. We will be climbing 3200 stairs.  We will arrive in the settlement of Ulleri after the ascent. After that, we will continue our ascent by walking alongside a river and through rhododendron trees. After arriving in Naya Thanti, we will continue our trek till Ghorepani which is the last destination for the day. The beautiful panaromic view of Dhaulagiri I (8167m), Nilgiri (6940m), Annapurna I (8091m), Hiunchuli (6441m), and other peaks can be seen from Ghorepani

  • Day 6: Hike to Poonhill (3210 m)to see the sunrise and trek to Tadapani (1200 m)

    Duration: ~7 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    Altitude gain: 360 m

    On this day we will wake up early and will hike up to Poonhill to witness the amazing sunrise over the Himalaya. The view is breathtaking when the rays of sun kisses the Himlayas.  Annapurna (8091m), Dhaulagiri (8167m) and other peaks including Machhapuchhre (6997m), Gangapurna (7454m), Lamjung Himal (6986m), and others in the Annapurna range can be observed from the viewpoint. Then we will return to Ghorepani for breakfast and will continue our trek to Tadapani. The trail follows Rhododendron forest.

  • Day 7: Tadapani to Ghasa (2120 m)

    Duration: ~7 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    Altitude gain: 920 m

    After having breakfast the trek begins ascending the Kali Gandaki valley, the world’s deepest gorge. We’ll spend the day traveling along the banks of the Kali Gandaki River which  will take us to our last destination of the day, Ghasa.

  • Day 8: Ghasa to Tukuche (2560 m) (~5 hrs)

    Duration: ~5 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    Altitude gain: 440 m

    After having your breakfast you will start your trek where you will walk along the Kali Gandaki River. The Kali Gandaki River will be crossed several times during your journey. A short distance from Larjung village is Tukuche, your last stop for the day. You can tour around local monasteries, the Tukuche Distillery, and the Thakali Museum & Library if you arrive on time.

  • Day 9: Tukuche to Kagbeni (2800 m) (~ 5 hrs)

    Duration: ~5 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    Altitude gain: 240 m

    Kagbeni is the entry point for Upper Mustang.  Before reaching Kagbeni, you will travel through Marpha and Jomsom. In the middle of rocky, harsh mountains, with Niligiri rising beyond, Kagbeni is a paradise of lush gardens. You’ll be in amazement when you have a clear glimpse of Nilgiri North (7061m).

  • Day 10: Trek to Muktinath (3800 m) (~ 4 hrs)

    Duration: ~4 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    Altitude gain: 1000 m

    After breakfast, you will begin your trek to Muktinath temple, passing through a number of villages and apple trees with stunning views of Mt. Dhaulagiri, Tukuche peak, and other massifs. Muktinath is a well-known religious  place for both Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage.

  • Day 11: Trek to Jomsom (2600 m)

    Duration: ~5 hrs

    Accommodation Type: Lodge

    The trek concludes reaching Jomsom. You will be descending to Jomsom.  You will arrive in Jomsom after moderate trek. Following the trail all the way to Jomsom will be an amazing experience.

  • Day 12: Early morning flight to Pokhara and transfer to Hotel (~20 minutes)

    Duration: 25 minutes flight

    Accommodation Type: Hotel

    You will take early morning flight to Pokhara. After arriving Pokhara you will be transferred to hotel. You can enjoy your time by walking around the lakeside or visiting the city for shopping or taking rest at the hotel.

    Note: The flight from Jomsom to Pokhara is schedule based on the weather.

     

  • Day 13: Fly or drive to Kathmandu
  • Day 14: Free day for shopping
  • Day 15: Departure to your home country.

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