Upper mustang trek is one of the most adventurous trekking of Nepal. The trekking to upper mustang trek will leads us to the beautiful and hidden valley of the mustang districts of Nepal. Since this place is barren and dry, it is also called as the desert of Nepal. The trekkers who trek at Mustang region will be rewarded with the beautiful scenic beauty of the region along with the Buddhists culture. The main attraction of Mustang trekking is Lo Mangthang, Choser cave and Ghar Gompa. The beautiful trekking region begins from Kathmandu with the flight over to Jomsom. From Jomsom, we will begin to follow the main trail to continue our trail to reach at our destination i.e. upper mustang. The trekking region goes through the heavily Tibetan influenced region of the Nepal. While trekking at the upper mustang region, we can view the glorious view of the Annapurna, Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri, and other highest mountain of the region. The region is popularly known as the forbidden kingdom of Nepal. If we trek at this region during the season of Tiji, we can surely enjoy the festival with the local people. The helpful people of this place will always offer us so many chances to get involved with them. The costume, tradition and other things of the local inhabitant of mustang region will surely drag the attention of many trekkers.
Since upper mustang region was opened for trekking, many people from whole around the world begin to trek at this beautiful region. We can have both camping trekking and tea house trekking at this region. The trekking at this region will be best during the time of April to August and September to November. During the cold season, heavy snow will fall which will definitely makes the trekking difficult.
Note: This trip even can finished in 15 days because transportation available in upper mustang.
Arrival to Kathmandu
After getting at the flight from your local airport, you will enter into the beautiful and of Nepal viewing the best scene of mountains from the flight. The beautiful scenario will always be there to welcomes you along with the helpful members of the Destination Unlimited Treks and Expeditions. The representative will guides you towards the hotel of the Kathmandu to spend the mean time in Kathmandu.
Kathmandu to Pokhara
From Kathmandu, we will drive towards the Pokhara valley. The scenic drive will takes about 7 to 8 hours for us to reach at Pokhara. The leisure time can be spent in the Pokhara viewing the best scene of the surrounding. We can visit at the lake side and the beautiful caves around the valley. The night will be resting at the Pokhara at one of the best hotels of the city.
Pokhara to Jomsom to Kagbeni
From Pokhara, we will move towards the Jomsom. We can catch the flight over to the beautiful region of Jomsom from Pokhara. After spending some time at Jomsom, we will trek towards the beautiful region of Kagbeni. Kagbeni is at the altitude of 2800m which offers us glorious view of the surrounding. The night will be at Kagbeni enjoying the sight.
Kagbeni to Chele
From Kagbeni, we will walk towards the beautiful region of Chele. We need to have the special permit while trekking at this region. The beautiful scene of the Kaligandaki River will obviously attract us. We will stay the night at Chele at the altitude of 3100m.
Chele to Syanbochen
From Chele, we will walk towards the Taklam la at the altitude of 3640m and to the village of samara. We will continue our journey following the main trail to reach at the Syanbochen at the altitude of 3475m above sea level. We need to walk through the main trail for about 5 to 6 hours.
Syanbochen to Ghami
From Syanbochen, we will walk toward the beautiful region of Ghami. We have to cross the Nyila pass at the altitude of 4020m viewing the monastery and few lodges of there. The overnight will be fantastic at Ghami at the altitude of 3520m after the trekking of 5 to 6 hours.
Ghami to Tsarang
We need to walk shortly to reach at the Tsarang from Ghami. Tsarang is at the altitude of 3560m above sea level. The night will be beautiful at Tsarang. We can visit around the royal palace of the region which will be surely marvelous. The night will be fantastic at Tsarang.
Tsarang to Lo manthang
We will trek towards the Lo manthang from the Tsarang which will provide us great view of the surrounding. We can get the magnificent view of the Nilgiri Tilicho Annapurna I and other beautiful peaks of the region during our trek. Walking for about 4 to 5 hours will lead us to the beautiful region of Lo manthang. The night will be spectacular at the Lo manthang at the altitude of 3840m.
Lo manthang to Ghar Gompa
From Lo manthang, we will walk towards the Ghar Gompa viewing the great scene of the surrounding. The journey through the beautiful trail will be worth remembering. We need to walk for about 4 to 5 hours through the main trail to reach at the beautiful region of Ghar Gompa. Ghar Gompa is at the altitude of 3920m above sea level. The night will be better at one of the lodges.
Ghar Gompa to Gelling
We will retrace our journey back to gelling following the same path. We will make our journey through the beautiful village of Ghami which will continues until we will reach at the gelling at the altitude of 3570 after walking for about 5 to 6 hours through the main trail.
Gelling to Chhusang
From Gelling, we will walk towards the Chhusang. The trekking goes for about 5 to 6 hours through the main trail until we will reach at the Chhusang at the altitude of 2980m. The night will be splendidly beautiful at Chhusang enjoying with friends.
Chhusang to Muktinath
From Chhusang, we will trek towards the holy region of Muktinath temple. The trail will offer us beautiful scenery of the surrounding. We will make our journey through the Gyu la pass situating at the altitude of 4090m above sea level. From the pass, the trail will begin to slope gently towards the Muktinath to the altitude of 3760m. The night will be at Muktinath temple.
Muktinath temple to Jomsom
We will wake up early in the morning and move towards the Muktinath temple. We will worship the god at Muktinath and will walk towards the Jomsom after having the breakfast. We will be at Jomsom after the trekking of about 4 to 5 hours through the main trail. The night will be fantastic at Jomsom enjoying with the friends.
Jomsom to Pokhara
From Jomsom, we will take the flight over to Pokhara the flight will takes about 20 minutes to reach at Pokhara. We can spend the whole day at Pokhara or can return back to Kathmandu the same day. But it will be better to stay a night at Pokhara visiting at the beautiful region of Pokhara and resting the full day. The night will be at Pokhara.
Pokhara to Kathmandu
From Pokhara, we will catch the vehicle back to Pokhara viewing the best scene of the surrounding. The scenic drive continues for about 7 to 8 hours until we will reach at the Kathmandu. The night will be spectacular at the Kathmandu enjoying with friends in the hotel. We will have a delicious dinner at the hotel of Kathmandu.
From Kathmandu, after having the early morning breakfast, we will move towards the airport to catch the flight to our respective destination. The arrangement of your departure will be arranged by the company's representative. Destination Unlimited Treks and Expeditions wishes you all the best wishes for your further journey.