Pure Adventure Nepal strictly admires trekking in different regions of Nepal and among them Upper Mustang Trek is one of them. Upper Mustang Nepal is packaged for 17 days as Upper Mustang trek itinerary where trekkers will reveal outstanding voyage being in the inaccessible Trans-Himalayan area. The native of this region is highly influenced by Tibetan culture and discussing much about Upper Mustang trekking it is taken up as the ‘Last Forbidden Kingdom’, unlocked in 1991.
The striking fact in relation to Upper Mustang is the native have their own tribe leader or king. After the end of monarchy in Nepal the Lobas still are practicing kingship and that fact might pull your attention. Take advantages of Upper Mustang trek map you can have a look over thousand years of ancient monastery, local tribes, secretive caves and diverse scenes. You can begin the mystifying trek from the Kaligandaki Region to Lo-Manthang Valley (highest region in the globe) by crossing through the unproductive landscapes. Side by side you will be gifted with panoramic outlook of Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri and Annapurna making your trekking spellbinding. Like Lo-Manthnag Valley people do remember Tilji Festival as an attraction of the region.
Upper Mustang Trek set out from Jomsom to Kagbeni and is well-thought out to be the beginning spot. The trek is demonstrate as the puzzling trek as you will go after the ‘off the beaten trail’ therefore, it is suitable for the trekkers who are craving to test themselves being at the out-of-the-way areas of Nepal. Nepal trekking season to go on the trek is recommend from April to November but if you are looking forward to trek in monsoon season you can carry out without any problem. Taking several notes on Upper Mustang we highly endorse you to accomplish the trek.
Day 01: Arrive In TIA, Kathmandu And Transfer To Hotel
Pure Adventure Nepal take it as our honor to welcome you at TIA, Kathmandu. Our representative members will support you in transferring in the hotel. After some time you will be called to discuss about the trip then you will join in welcome dinner. Stay overnight in hotel.
Day 02; Sightseeing In Kathmandu And Trek Preparation
This is your second day at Kathmandu where you will set out for city sightseeing and considering time you will cover major highlighted areas of Kathmandu such as Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swyambhunath, Pashupatinath and Bouddhanath. Then, you will return to the hotel on time as you have be given formal overview about the trip, guide and some technical information. After that you will re-check your equipment and get sound sleep. Stay overnight in hotel.
Day 03: Drive To Pokhara (823m) 6hrs
Completing the sightseeing in Kathmandu today you will take beautiful drive to Pokhara in an early morning. Seeing villages, rivers, farm land, mountain sceneries and attractive greeneries can be the beautiful start to begin the trip. Pokhara is acknowledged for outstanding vistas of Manaslu, Dhaulagiri, Dhaulagiri and Fishtail plus you can carry out exploration in Fewa Lake and boating. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 04: Flight To Jomsom And Trek To Kagbeni (2,858m) 3-4hrs
Spending a mesmerizing day at Pokharawil give you strength to take a flight to Jomsom from Pokhara airport. 20 minutes of flight will demonstrate 8,000 meter peaks. Arriving in Jomsom will make you stroll through the trail of Kali Gandaki River and then to Kagbeni. You will find Kagbeni as striking destination placed on the Trans-Himalayan route. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 05: Trek To Chele (3,050m) 5-6hrs
Taking permit you will enter into Chele for trekking viewing pleasing destination and going after the uphill and downhill trails. Moving from Chhusang will allow you to follow Kali Gandaki and it will finally take you to Chele. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 06: Trek To Syanbochen (3,475m) 6-7hrs
Beginning the trek and going after Eklo Bhatti will let you soar up Taklam La Pass where you will sight arresting scene f Tilicho Peak, DamodarDabda and Yakawa Kang. Taking downhill to Samar village will again make you to ascend the ridge and with the downhill you will turn up at Syangbochen. You will pass by renowned Ramchung cave. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 07: Trek To Ghyami (3,520m) 5-6hrs
On the following day you will continue the trek from Syangbochen to Ghyamitaking upward to the Yamda La crossing few chortens, villages and teahouses. You may feel ascending to Nyi Pass is a bit extensive but then once you will finish it you will arrive at the largest village of Lho Region. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 08: Trek To Charang (3,500m) 4-5hrs
On the following day you will move to Charang leaving Ghyami by passing GhaymiKhola. Charang will portray the fields of maze, trees and Tsarang Chu canyon. Even Charang is known for huge Red Gompa and Dzong where you will find teahouse. Stay overnight in tea house.
Day 09: Trek To Lo-Manthang (3,700m) 5-6hrs
Trekking to Lo-Manthang will bring wonderful section of Tilicho, Nilgiri, Bhrikiti peak and Annapurna I. Ascending to Lo will arrange to sight the Lo-Mangthang village and taking downhill from there again you can observe walled city. Stay overnight in tea house.
Day 10: Explore Lo-Mangthang
Today you will use up the day by exploring nearby areas of Tingkhar and NamgyalGompa. Visiting those places will give you the opportunity of being at Tingkhar and to the final village of northwest of Lo-Manthang. Overall this day will put forward several amazing scenes. Stay overnight in teahouse.
Day 11: Trek To Drakmar (3,810m) 6-7hrs
On the following day you will trek to Drakmar via Gyakar where you can see more than 1,200 years of ancient GharGompa. It is also renowned for rock paintings and as per the legend it is believed that those who manage to visit in GharGompa their wishes come true. Exploring the surrounding you will conclude the trek. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 12: Trek To Ghiling (3,806m) 5-6hrs
Leaving Drakmar you will enter in Ghilingafter strolling for 5 to 6 hours. You will get to enjoy and sightseeing the areas and it is appropriate to trek in the evening. Stay overnight in GHiling. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 13: Trek To Chhuksang (3,050m) 5-6hrs
On the following day you will carry out trekking to Chhuksang taking 5 to 6 hours of trek duration. The trek will make you sight beautiful parts of Himalayas and completing the trek you will wait to trek Jomsom on next day. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 14: Trek To Jomsom (2,700m)
From Chhuksangyou will trek to Jomsom, a beautiful destination admired by all trekkers. Completing the Upper Mustang trail you will link to Annapurna Circuit Trek. Enjoying lunch at Kagbeni you will set into Jomsom if you can manage one more day we will make you visit Muktinath but seeing your time schedule we do not have included here. Stay overnight in lodge.
Day 15: Flight To Pokhara And Sightseeing
From Jomsom you will take early flight to Pokhara taking 30 minutes of mountain flight. Viewing Annapurna and Dhualagiri the journey seems interesting and attention grabbing. Arriving at Pokhara airport you will transfer to lakeside hotel and if you wish you can set outto explore Pokhara city. Stay overnight in hotel.
Day 16: Drive To Kathmandu
Completing the trek it’s time to drive Kathmandu Valley and this time you have enough time to relish the natural setting by peeking from your window. You might lucky that you have been the part of those pristine vistas. Arriving in Kathmandu you will transfer to hotel and you will take rest but if you wish you can go for shopping buying souvenir for your love ones and family members. In the evening you will return soon you will take part in farewell program. Stay overnight in hotel.
Day 17: Farewell
This is considered as the concluding day as per the set itinerary. So, if you wish you can go for shopping till the departure time. Then, you will be transferred to TIA for the last time so that you can head towards your home town or for next destinations. We are thankful that you have given us an opportunity to serve you.
Transport: Airport Arrival and departure transport / Domestic flight(Pok-Jomsom/Jomsom-Pok).
Accommodations : Hotel in Kathmandu (3nights)/ hotel in Pokhara(2nights)and Best available twin sharing local Lodge/Tea house accommodation during the trek(11nights).
An experienced English speaking guide on the trek that is government licensed and trained. There will be an assistant leader (1 assistant leader for every four trekkers) plus Sherpas and porters (2 trekkers = 1 porter) This includes insurance/ salaries/equipment/ food and lodging for all staff on the trek.