Upper Mustang Trekking
Mustang trekking is Restricted area trekking Permits require region in Nepal and has been described as the desert in the mountain trek of Mustang. this Tea house Trek rewarding fascinating Trek those who want to experience the hospitality of the people living in this remote region.
Department of Immigration issued only a small number of the special permit since 1991. This is a perfect destination where ample scope is offered for visiting Buddhists monasteries.
Mustang Trekking semi-autonomous and heavily Tibetan influenced region was described by Til man as fascinatingly ugly country, the more fascinating for being so little known indeed, the trek to Lo Manthang is through an almost tree-less barren landscape, a steep rocky trail up and down hill, panoramic view of Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and several others peaks make your trek memorable.
This trek begins from Jomsom – accessible by air from Pokhara to Jomsom or accessible by bus to Jomsom, Upper Mustang is also known as The last forbidden kingdom of Nepal.
Equipment for Mustang Trekking
Recheck your Equipment after planning to Mustang Trekking, Make sure you have enough gear to be warm and comfortable but without overloading. Usually, you will experience warm days and cold nights depending on altitude and the time of year,
For footwear, best walking boots with suitable ankle support that have been worn-in prior to the trek, and which are waterproof, warm socks, Gaiters for the winter season, loose casual trousers, Thermal Leggings, a Long skirt for women, trousers, and Waterproof Trousers.
For body Selection of T-shirts, and long sleeved shirts, preferably not cotton, Thermal shirt, warm shirt, possibly Fleece, Fleece jacket or warm wool jumper. Windproof, waterproof outer higher altitudes, Down jacket Down Sleeping Bag (optional for cold nights & mornings; can be hired in Kathmandu cheaply) and for head and hand, Wool or fleece hat, or balaclava. Hat or cap for sun protection while trekking, Sunglasses or goggles, Warm gloves, sun cream. for more info please contact us.
Day To Day Itinerary
Day 1: Arriving at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA), Transfer by Private car to Hotel Stay overnight on B/B basis.
Day 2: Full day Kathmandu sightseeing (world heritage sites)
Day 3: Drive by tourist bus 6 hours Pokhara lakeside overnight at hotel on b/b basis.
Day 4: Flight to Jomsom, trek to Kagbeni
Day 5: Special permit check and Tre to Chhusang
Day 6: Trek to Syanbochen (3475m/11,398ft) stay there overnight at the lodge
Day 7: Trek to Ghaymi (3520m/11,546ft) after 5/6 hours walking
Day 8: Trek to Tsarang overnight at the lodge on FB basis.
Day 9: Trek to Lo-Mangthang
Day 10: Explore the surrounding areas.
Day 11: Trek Back to Ghar Gompa which is also an interesting place to explore
Day 12: Trek back to Ghiling (3806m/12,484ft)
Day 13: Trek back to Chele (3050m/10,004ft)
Day 14: Trek Back to Jomsom
Day 15: Fly back to Pokhara.
Day 16: drive by tourist bus back to Kathmandu.
Day 17: Departure to your home country,