Mustang Round Trek

Historical and remote forbitten kingdom upper Mustang lies behind the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna range of Nepal and northern boarder with trans Himalayan range and Tibet. The rain shadow area upper mustang has extraordinary geographical foundation with gray hills desert.The famous holy river Kaligandaki starts from upper mustang. Upper mustang is consider as one of the interesting and picturesque view of Nepal with with Himalayan range and trans Himalayan range. likewise The monasteries with unique and old paintings, the old palace, fort, chorteen are the attraction of upper mustang trek.Mustang was separate kingdom within Nepal until the time of monarchy 2007. Though Nepal is a people’s Republic country,still the monarchy system exist in Mustang and the people give high respect to their king. Current king Jigme Parbal Bista is 25th successor of Pal dynasty. The visitor can visit his palace.

The people of Upper Mustang call themselves Lobas and their culture and lifestyles are similar to Tibetan origin people. They celebrate Tiji, Yartung, Yarne as major festival. The marriage system(marriage with single girl by 4/5 brothers from same family) still exist as hidden culture. The major religion in this valley is Tibetan Buddhism and partly Bon religion or nature worshiper. The unique tradition of sky burial(after death giving death body to the vulture) still exist in the communities.In 1991 After opening restricted area upper Mustang for the tourist, it is getting popular day by day. 20 days of this upper mustang tea trekking with walking hours 4/5 hours per day will bring you full of energy.

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TRIP HIGHLIGHT

  • Himalayan culture
  • kingdom of Buddhism.
  • typical village
  • well decorated ancient Monasteries
  • Longest Moniwalls
  • Soft Adventure

TRIP ITINERARY

As you will arrive in Kathmandu, you will be greeted by our agent from preciousadventures at the Kathmandu International Airport and then you will move to the hotel. You will be for a short time described about your travel around and then rest at the Hotel. Overnight at hotel.
You will have an awesome experience to going around Kathmandu valley for sightseeing. Specially, the tour includes visit to cultural heritage sites enlisted in UNESCO World Heritage list. In Kathmandu – you will visit the Hindus’ holiest place Pashupatinath; the world’s major Stupa, Boudhanath; Swoyambhunath Stupa which is popular as monkey temple falls at the hillock; and historical Kathmandu Durbar Square.
After we finish our breakfast, we get ahead from Kathmandu driving for 6 hours to reach Pokhara or take a flight and along with the scenic beauty to reach Pokhara taking just half an hour. On the way while driving, you will pass through gripping view of river and landscape. Then, you will have free day. You can just relax at hotel or walk around lakeside area and go for boating at Fewa Lake. Overnight at hotel.
Today, in the morning, we will take a picturesque flight to Jomsom that takes around 25 minutes. As you get there in Jomsom you will move to Kagbeni walking along with Kaligandaki, the deepest canyon in the world. After walking for three and half hours, we will reach Kagbeni. Here you can study the old houses, temples and a small number of monasteries too. Overnight in Kagbeni.
From Kagbeni, we will proceed to Chele early in the morning on this day. The track will take us alongside the shore of Kaligandaki. We go cross ways through the settlements of Tangbe as well as Chunksang. And, prior to arriving at Chele, we will cross a bridge on top of Kaligandaki, and walk up for possibly 35 minutes to get to Chele Village. Overnight at Chele.
We will depart from Chele to reach Geling today. We walk all the way passing narrow way until we get to Geling. Ahead of from Geling, the track expands. We can see the sight unproductive landscapes, villages, farm terraces, as well as the view of Mt. Nilgiri. Overnight in Geling.
On this day, we have to pass Shyangmochen La, Nyi or Nya la (4050m), Ghemila (3520m),There is a big area- Ghami and going crossways through Ghami.We will cross the world longest maniwall with dazzing view of red rock hills and furthr upto village Charang.The monastery of charang is very famous because of old paintings and sculptures. There is still old royal palace and museum of 13 century. we pass the Charang La(3870m). After walking an hour we arrive at Charang. We will stay and have lunch at Charang. After lunch we recommend to visit monastery, museum, forts and village sightseeing.
Departing from Charang, we move to Lo-Mangthang, popularly the capital of Mustang. The small region of Lo-Mangthang is used up by more than a thousand inhabitants whose houses are connected by fine line stone lanes. Overnight in Lo- Mangthang.


Today we will have a rest and exploration day around Lo - Mangthang whole day trip king’s palace, low caste settlements, monasteries, herbal medical school and the like. The wall that we can see here is 300 meters long plus 150 meters broad which has actually sheltered the region against robbers, warriors as well the brutal winds that blows there. Overnight in Lo- Mangthang.
We retrace our steps back today from the wonderfully walled city of LoMangthang. We trek down from LoMangthang which appears to be trouble-free than ascending upward.
We will today have a strong day since we need to go across Pandey River. We can’t get lunch so need to carry from Yara. We take off our shoes without any delay because the river may flow heavily if the snow melts at day time. As we cross the river, we will have a steady way up and then gradual descend to brown sterile land to Tangkya. Overnight in Tangkya.
Leaving the small settlement below the brown hill with the cultivating area,We can see the leftovers in ancient caves where people used to reside. crossing a suspension bridge arrive top hill named Pa (4060m). We will move ahead We pass on a zigzag route leaving one hill to reach another. Then the path moves down from Cho La Pass that lies at an elevation of 4040m which would slippery during winter time. Overnight in Chhusang
On this day, we will go up to Muktinath (3880m). This is the most worth mentioning holy sites for Hindus in Nepal. Blessed water flowing from the 108 taps close by the Vishnu temple attracts every visitor. Muktinath is also dwelling spot to many tribal Tibetans. The spot is considered holy even for Buddhists as well. You can also observe fire everlastingly blazing by natural gas underground. Overnight in Muktinath.

After breakfast, we will move ahead from Muktinath to Jomsom. We will comparatively have a short walk where we will can enjoy tasting apple brandy, dried apple sweets, apple wineetc. which are renowned stuffs of Jomsom. Overnight in Jomsom.

As flights to Pokhara can be found in morning only because the strong wind blows in the daylight hours which make the flights complicated to run. Therefore, we have to get up early morning and get organized for flight to Pokhara. In Pokhara we can explore for the rest of the day. Overnight at Hotel in Pokhara.

We will fly deep in the arresting peak range sandwiched between the gap of the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna ranges while flying from Pokhara to Kathmandu. Our representative will transfer you to your hotel. Overnight in Kathmandu.

Today is a free day in Kathmandu. We call for have one additional day as reserve as there is a chance of flight call off and delay. You can go for sightseeing to major places in Kathmandu if any left over. You can also go for shopping if you want. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.
Our airport representative will today take you to the Kathmandu International Airport for your way back to your country.
Note : The itinerary we have made is based on our previous experiences and clients' reviews. This itinerary can be customized according to your interest, schedule and budget.
 Accommodation and meals Staying in Kathmandu will be standard room with bed and breakfast plan and simple teahouse during the trekking. We will have dinner and breakfast in teahouse and lunch on the way. In Kathmandu, only breakfast is included. For Lunch and dinner you can calculated about 10-15 dollar per meal. Staff arrangement Our goal is to make the tour successful, enjoyable and memorable. That is why we hire very experienced, helpful and skillful trekking leader as well as trekking crews. The Trekking leader should take trekking guide training, wilderness first aid training, knowledge of flora and Fauna as well as strong communication skills. Similarly we hire mostly trekking crews from local areas. They are well paid. Their food, accommodation and equipment are arranged by company. Travel Insurance The personal travel insurance is compulsory when you travel to Nepal. It should cover minimum high altitude sickness, accident, illness and stolen, lost and delayed baggage. you should know that where you are trekking or climbing and how high are the trekking routes are and the policy should cover the evacuation by the Helicopter in emergency.  We do not arrange travel insurance of travelling partner. We organize only the insurance of trekking crews.

Cost Includes

  • international Airport Tax
  • Transpotation cost as per program
  • Sightseeing cost with private Vachiles and Tour Guide
  • Entry fees in Historical Monument
  • Hotel in kathmandu bb basis and twin sharing(3 star level)
  • Domastic flight fair (ktm to lukla and lukla to ktm) for client
  • Flight cost for Guide and a assistant Guide
  • Domestic Airport Tax
  • TIMS CARD and Sagarmatha national park fees
  • German/English speaking Guide ,his wages,food and accommodation
  • Necessary trekking porter wages,food and accomodation(one porter for 2 client)
  • Full Meal planning (Bed,Breakfast,Dinner but tea cofee ,water etc should pay self)
  • comprehensive Medical kids
  • Insurence of trekking staff
  • A trekking Map
  • Service charge,Goverment Tax and Vat
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