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Upper mustang trek

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Lower to Upper Mustang trek package route map, itinerary & cost

Cheap and best Jomsom to lo Manthang trek is famous to explore Nature, culture of upper mustang area Nepal the last forbidden hingdom in Himalayas. Transcend the time, and experience an age old life in a Buddhist kingdom and its natural surroundings. Trek to upper mustang Nepal designed to get you mustang in two weeks. Culturally upper mustang is reflects Tibetan Buddhism and values. Mustang valley is located at the altitude of 3810m above the sea. It is famous for its natural wonders and cultural heritage. It has enticed many trekkers since its opening to the rest of the world. Its people are warm and welcoming. It falls under Annapurna circuit. Upper mustang trek has much to offer to you besides physical fitness.
The Major Attractions of Upper Mustang trekking are man made caves, the forbidden kingdom and the last king. There are around 10,000 man-made caves, 155ft above the ground, hidden in Mustang. These caves are thousands of years old. Some were dug into the Cliffside and others were tunneled from the above. At a glance they look like a sandcastle. Some walls have the image of Buddha and stupa. Upper Mustang was the forbidden kingdom till 1991. In 1992, Nepal’s government opened it for the westerners and tourists.
The Monarchy in Mustang came to an end by the order of the government of Nepal in October, 2008. But the last king Jigme Dorge Palbar Bista is still highly regarded by the people of Mustang. He traces his lineage directly from the founder of this Buddhist kingdom Ame Pal. Off course, it is culturally rich too. Upper mustang trek package is designed considering the general requirements but adjustment can be made for your convenience. Feel free to contact us for booking, or additional information on the subject of this or our services.

Upper mustang trek itinerary

Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and preparation for mustang trek.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (820m).
Day 04: Flight to Jomsom then trek to Kagbeni (2800 m).
Day 05: Trek from Kagbeni to Chele (3050 m).
Day 06: Trek from Chele to Geling (3500 m).
Day 07: Trek from Geling to Charang (3620 m).
Day 08: Trek from Charang to Lo Manthang( 3810 m).
Day 09: Rest at Upper Mustang and Exploration around.
Day 10: Trek from Lo Manthang to Ghar Gompa (3920 m).
Day 11: Trek from Ghar Gompa to Ghiling (3500 m).
Day 12: Trek from Ghiling to Chele (3110 m).
Day 13: Trek from Chele to Jomsom (2713 m).
Day 14: Flight from Jomsom (2720 m) to Pokhara (910 m).
Day 15: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 16: Transfer to airport for onward destination.

May, June, and July are the best month of the year for mustang trek, rain shadow mustang trekking can be organize from March to December. Mustang trekking operated in both tea house or camping basic on request. Itinerary can be customized or combine with other recreational outdoor activities according to your desire and duration of holidays. If you would like to discuss for further information map, elevation, distance, difficulty, best time, gear list and cost of upper mustang treks  email us. We’d love to hear from you!