Upper Mustang Trek - 14 Days

Upper Mustang Trek is one of the popular and historical treks in Nepal.  In Nepali Language Mustang is known as “fertile plain”. The Kingdom of Lo is a remote and isolated region of the Nepalese Himalayas.

The Upper Mustang trek into the remote Trans-Himalayan Region of this semi-independent Tibetan Kingdom. Spectacular trekking through striking semi-arid desert.

Colourful rock formations, deep ravines and snow-capped peaks surrounding you. The history, culture, myth, and legend blend perfectly with the stunning scenery.

In common usage, the name Mustang refers to the arid Tibet-like region at the northern end of the Kali Gandaki (known to its inhabitants as Lo). Mustang has a long, rich, and complex history that makes it one of the most interesting places in Nepal.

Upper Mustang Trek is the remote and classic trek in Nepal. They speak the Thakali language and culture combine with the Tibetan and Nepalese elements. In Lo itself the countryside is similar to the Tibetan plateau with its endless expanses of yellow and grey rolling hills eroded by wind.

Villages are several hours apart and appear in the distance almost as mirages. After the Shas of Gorkha forged Nepal out of numerous petty Kingdoms in the 18th century.  The late King of Mustang Jigme Palbar Bista (1933–2016) accepted the order.

Trekkers into Upper Mustang Trek (north of Kagbeni) are required to purchase a $500 per person permitted. Which is valid for 10 days. For additional settlement need to pay $50 per day per person. In addition to the restricted permit, you’ll also need to purchase an Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP).

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Overview of Upper Mustang Trek

Mustang offers an experience of trans-Himalayan landscape and exotic Himalayan cultural experience. Muktinath (3,749 m) is a popular destination for pilgrims and trekkers to the region. It is a site holy for both Buddhists and Hindus before.

There is now a motorable road from Muktinath to Beni, from where you can catch a bus to Pokhara. Also, you can catch a bus from Besi Sahar to Sangha at the start of the trek.

Lo-Manthang in Upper Mustang is an extremely exotic destination too. The last king of Mustang still has his home in this ancient capital township. Many tourists visit Lo-Manthang during the Teej festival that is usually scheduled in the month of May.

Being in the rain shadow area, Upper Mustang can be visited even during the rainy season. Upper Mustang falls in protected areas and one needs a special permit to visit the region.

Being in the rain shadow area, Upper Mustang can be visited even during the rainy season. Upper Mustang falls in protected areas and one needs a special permit to visit the region.

Trip Highlight of Upper Mustang Trek

  • Upper Mustang is a mini Tibet is a good combination of nature, landscape, rich cultural heritage, a great history, ancient Buddhist monastery and Caves
  • Kagbeni, the gateway to Upper Mustang, then on through a stark landscape in the rain shadow of the Dhaulagiri massif to Lo-Manthang, the seat of past Kings of the Kingdom of Lo.
  • Panoramic views of Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, and others, are very much part of this exciting trip.
  • Lo Manthang itself a visit to Namgyal Gompa and Tingkhar, the last main village in the northwest of the area, as well as the King’s palace
  • Ghar Gompa is over 1,200 years old, is dedicated to Guru Rinpoche (Padmasambhara), who travelled these areas at that time
  • Researchers are still puzzling by observing Chooser cave as to who built these caves and why. It is assumed they were used as burial chambers, hiding places, places of meditation and later, monasteries.

Itinerary

Day 1
Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (830 m)

Day 2
Fly to Jomsom (2725 m) from Pokhara and trek to Kagbeni (2810m)

Day 3
Trek from Kagbeni to Chele (2920m ) (entrance of upper Mustang)

Day 4
Trek from Chele to Syangboche (3800m)

Day 5
Trek from Syangboche to Ghami (3520m)

Day 6
Trek from Ghami to Charang (3570)

Day 7
Trek from Charang to Lo Manthang (3800m)

Day 8
Explore day at Lo Manthang

Day 9
Trek from Lo Manthang to Dhakmar (3800m)

Day 10
Trek from Dhakar to Ghiling (3860)

Day 11
Trek from Ghilang to Chusang (3040m)

Day 12
Trek from Chusang to Jomsom

Day 13
Fly back to Pokhara from Jomsom

Day 14
Drive back to Kathmandu from Pokhara

COST INCLUDES

  • Trekkers' information management system. (Tims Card)
  • You’re Meal in During the Trekking as Your standard meals (3 times a day Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner).
  • All Trekking Permit and Local Permit.
  • Accommodation in Trekking: All accommodations in lodge/tea houses during the treks.
  • Trekking Guide: An experienced, helpful, friendly, and English speaking Trekking Guide. His well- paid salary, meals, accommodation insurance, etc.
  • Trekking Porter: porters (1 porter for 2 peoples). Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation, Transportation.
  • After the Success Trip, Provide Adventure Certificate.
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
  • All government taxes.
  • Service charge.

COST EXCLUDES

  • Meals and Extra Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Charge for Restricted Area: first 10 days per person the US $500 and After 10 days per day per person US$50,
  • All Hot and Cold drinks
  • Single Trekker & Solo Trekker (Porters Extra Charge)
  • Special Table Menu/Bakery Cafe
  • The additional size of Pots Hot Drinks
  • Electronic device re-charge
  • Hot shower
  • On the trekking Wi-Fi
  • Personal expenses any type
  • Travel insurance and evacuation insurance
  • Tipping for Guide and Porter

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Upper Mustang Trek
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Trip Facts

  • 3800
  • Minimum 2 persons
  • Nepal
  • Throughout the year
  • Moderate
  • Hotel/Lodge/Tea house

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