Mustang Trekking

Mustang Trekking

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 Muastng trekking is the upper mustang tour holiday package to explore the hidden kingdom Lo Manthang.Mustang is the hidden kingdom in the world. On top of Kaligandaki River, Mustang lies in the north of the Annapurna region bordered with Kagbeni village. The last point of Upper Mustang trek reaches to Lo-Mangthang, a walled city of whitewashed mud bricks with wonderful Buddhist prayer wheels and stupas. Mustang preserves one of the undisturbed Tibetan cultures in the world.

The trekking to Upper Mustang starts from the north of Kagbeni. In Upper Mustang, we can see Buddhist oldest monasteries and nunneries built into forbidding cliffs and mountain ledges. Mustang trek was opened in 1990 that is still a restricted area for the cultural conservation.

To get 10 days trek permit, one must pay USD 500 government royalty. The best season for Mustang trekking is May - August. Trek to Mustang can be is eaisily done in September and October.

Dry landscape and muddy cave, Lo-Mangthang Palace, indigenous people and culture and ancient monasteries are the main attractions of Mustang trek.

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Detail Itinerary of Upper Mustang Trekking

Day 01: Pick up from the airport by our office representative and 15 minutes drive to hotel

Day 02: Rest and briefing about Upper Mustang trekking and trekking gears

Day 03: At 8:00am departure from Kathmandu to Pokhara. It is about 7 hrs drive. Breakfast and Lunch is provided on the way in a nice restaurant with the views of green hills

Day 04: A wonderful drive from Pokhara to Kagbeni (2,800m) by mountain road. It will take about 10 hrs. Kagbeni is the boarder that separates the upper and lower Mustang. Your wonderful trekking starts from Kagbeni towards upper Mustang

Day 05: After breakfast trek starts from Kagbeni to Chele (3,100m). The trail ascents 430m and descents 130m. On the way, you will get black, white and red Chortens in Tangbe. After one hour trek from Tangbe, you will arrive to Chhuksang where you can see the mud houses. In about 3 hrs up and down trail, you will arrive to Chele and overnight stay here

Day 06: Breakfast - trek to Geling (3,570m). It takes and about 7 hrs. Stay overnight. On the way, you will visit Samar, a place surrounded by a grove of popular trees which is also popular for horse caravans. The trail ascent s 1,060m and descent 590m

Day 07:  Have breakfast and head to Tsarang. You will walk 890m up and 870m down. It will take about 6 hrs to Tsarang

Day 08: After breakfast start walking. In about 4 hrs hiking, you will arrive to Lo-Manthang (3,840m)

Day 09: Breakfast and sightseeing in Lo-Manthang city. You will visit Jampa Lhakhang (house of gods) built in 1447- 48 AD. Thubchen Gompa is another attraction of the Lo-Manthang. The Choprang Gompa and Tsechhen Shedrubling Monastic schools are also visited in Lo-Manthang . The Raja’s Palace, in English Royal Palace, is really interesting to visit where the ex. King of Lo-Manthang lives. Explore around the city

Day 10: After breakfast head towards Tingkhar, Namgyal and Chosar by horse. Tingkhar is the western valley where you can visit Summer Royal palace and Kimling Gompa. Phuwa Gompa and Namgyal Gompa are the main attraction of Namgyal. The Nyphu Gompa and Garphu Gompa are situated in Chosar

Day 11: After breakfast trek to Drakmar (3820m). On the way, you will visit Ghar Gompa means the house style Gompa. In Drakmar, you can see red rock. The local people say it as the blood of an ogress that was vanquished by Guru Rinpoche. If tourists want to visit Luri Gompa, we have to follow another trail from Lo-Manthang city. This day we walk 710m up and 730m down

Day 12: After breakfast we walk about 5 hrs and stay overnight at Shyangmochen. Today we walk 645m up and 671 m down. On the way, you can see many Chortens and Mani walls

Day 13: Breakfast - trek back to Kagbeni and overnight stay here. It is about 9 hrs walk which is the longest walk of our trek, mostly through downhill

14 Day: Drive back to Pokhara. It is about 10 hrs drive

15 Day: Drive to Kathmandu. Farewell dinner is offered with Nepali culture program

16 Day: Drop off at the airport and fly back to your destination

Mustang Region Trekking

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