The historical Upper Mustang Trek is popular trekking trail in Mustang Region Nepal. Upper mustang is remote and restricted trekking area which lies in the northern centre part of Nepal and at the top of the Kaligandaki River. Upper mustang trekking has been open for trekkers after 1991. Only for limited trekkers can make trekking in relevant areas and special trekking permit required. Upper mustang trekking trail include lower mustang and Lo Manthang Trekking trail.
Mustang Region has been described as “desert area in the mountain”upper mustang trek is a very rewarding one for those who want to experience the hospitality of the people living in this region. Mustang is a remote, semi-independent Tibetan kingdom within the territory of Nepal just north of the Annapurna region on the Tibetan border, and one of the last bastions of undisturbed Tibetan culture in the world. Trekking in Mustang is an adventure in wonderland. Astonishing altitude variations and ecological diversity make this area overflow with naturel beauty.
During Upper Mustang Trek you feel experience the true life of the real mountain people in Nepal. in many ways, trekking in to the upper mustang area is similar to trekking in to Tibet, which geographically it is a part of. Upper Mustang Trek takes you to the walled town of Lo manthang, a visually extraordinary place, home of the present Mustang’s king and full of beautiful Temples and Monasteries. Himalaya Darshan Treks highly recommend you trek to Upper Mustang. for more information fell free to contact us.
Trekking Mode:Tea house.
Trip Duration:18 days.
Highest Altitude:Lo-manthang 3820m.
Minimu Group Size:2
Upper Mustang Trek Itinerary
Arrival in Kathmandu 1335m transfer to hotel, Briefing about Upper Mustang trekking with officially arrangements.
After breakfast, Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley such as, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swoyambhunath (Monkey temple) and Kathmandu durbar square. after that prepare for the Upper Mustang trekking because this day is required to make upper Mustang special trekking permit with your original passport.
Kathmandu to Pokhara 915m. by tourist bus or by flight stay at hotel
Pokhara to Jomsom 2720m by flight trek to Kagbeni 2810m.
Lo manthang 3840m.
Rest day visit around mustang royal palace meet mustang’s king,visit Monastery.
Trek back to Ghami 3590m via lo-gekargompa.
After breakfast Jomsom to pokhara by flight.orJomsom to Beni by drive
Sightseeing in pokhara city.
Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus or by flight.
Note: - If the above itinerary does not meet your needs, we can design individualized travel plans based on your choices & interest.
Upper Mustang Trek Cost Cost: depending on your group size and duration of days so please Contact-Us Include:
-Airport pick up and droup by private vehicle.
-All grounded transportation-Kathmandu-Pokhara drive by tourist Bus,Pokhara to Jomsom drive by Jeep.
-Experience guide and staff with salaries,and insurance.(For 2 trekkers,1 porter.)
-3 night hotel in Kathmandu and 2 night hotel in Pokhara.
-Accommodation and 3 times meals during the trek,( breakfast/lunch and dinner) Tea/Coffee.
-All government and local taxes,
-Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS)
-Upper mustang special Trekking permit,
-Annapurna conservation entry fee.
-Full day sightseeing in Kathmandu, all world heritage sites & entrance fees.
-Company T-shirt as a gift. Exclude:
-Air ticket to Pokhara and Jomsom
-Your Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, Wifi, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc.)
-Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from trekking than the scheduled itinerary)
-Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu, because of early arrival, late departure, Early return from trekking (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
-Tips for guide and staff.
-Delay due to weather,
-Your trekking gear. (Sleeping bag,Down jacket and trekking pole are possible to rent and buy in Thamel Kathmandu, if you inform us, we will provide this) -Your travel insurance (necessary).