10 days in Upper Mustang

Suggested Itinerary

Days

Programme

Hours.

01

Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel.

 

02

Drive to Pokhara and transfer to the hotel.

 

03

Flight  Jomsom (2700m) et trek to  Kagbeni (2800m)

3h

04

Trek Kagbeni - Chhuksang (2950m)

4h30

05

 Trek Chhusang - Samar (3450m)

 4h

06

Trek Samar - Geling (3520m

4h / 6h

07

Trek Geling - Tsarang (3580m)

6h

08

Trek Tsarang - Lo Manthang (3750m)

5h

09

Visite Lo Manthang village and monasteries

 

10

Trek Lo Manthang - Yara (3580m)

6h

11

Trek Yara - Tanggye (3320m)

7h

12

Trek Tanggye - Chhuksang (2950m)

8h

13

Trek Chhuksang - Jomsom (2700m )

7h

14

Jeep  Jomsom – Pokhara

7h

15

Fly back to Kathmandu

 

 Other Information

Altitude and Health: The average altitude of 3600-3800m so it is unlikely that serious effects of altitude sickness will be met. Although the highest point in this area is above 4000m, there will be effects of altitude for some people, which is not necessarily determined by age, physical condition or previous experiences.

Difficulties: The Mustang Trek is medium difficulty. Hikers must be of healthy enough and able to walk / horse riding for about 5 to 7 hours per day. Horse is available for the serious health problem and difficulties.

Carrier: donkeys or mules are used for camping equipment.

Permits and rules: Hikers must pay U.S. $ 50 per day (start and end point of Upper Mustang Kagbeni).Accommodation: For a small group of less than 4 people, it can be done in local houses otherwise  camping trek is suggested.

Recommended books :  
  1. Mustang- The forbidden Kingdom by Michel PEISSEL 
  2. Nepal – Tony HAGEN

Good Season: April to October

For more information and travel budget: contact me at Krishna Hari KHATRI  ( apsaratreks@gmail.com )