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Upper Mustang Trek

  • Royal Mustang Trek
  • Facts of the Trip
  • Upper Mustang Trek Itinerary
  • Cost Info

10 days Royal Mustang Trek through Kagbeni leads towards upper part of the Mustang (Lo-Manthang). We are offering you our special discount with our professional and experienced Guide. Especially during the monsoon season combination of two different parts of the remarkable trekking destination of the Nepal. Upper Mustang region is peaceful and enticing Eco- Tourism, where you can find various types of mountains i.e. small and taller mountains that offer you astonishing scenery landscapes, historical places of Lo-Manthang, natural graces, rivers and its ancient caves.

We offer you to explore the grace of Himalaya their aspect to exchange our typical culture. First of All we will begin our trip flight from Pokhara/Jomson/Pokhara.  Just give us chance to serve you: we can arrange Tailor-made Itinerary during the summer and autumn season. Mustang is a Restricted Area, which is an easy classical tourist Destination in Nepal.

The Tibet:  Nepal border is bear by the Mustang where you can observer lovely hospitality of local people with typical history and culture. Mustang is an immemorial Himalayan Kingdom.  It is situated in the northern central region of Nepal and top of the Kaligandaki River. Upper Mustang trek includes two discrete regions i.e. the southern& northern parts.

Upper Mustang Trek is also known as Royal Mustang Trek, we are offering you with reasonable price as well as we can arrange, Tailor-made itinerary according your preferences. Summer season is the one of the best time to do upper Mustang trek. One of the best tourist destinations of the Nepal, that is engaging and nearby Tibetan –Nepal border. Having lovely hospitality or the local people you can get an opportunity to observe their strange typical history, culture. Mustang is a hoary Himalayan Kingdom that situated in the northern central part of the Nepal and top of the river of Kaligankdaki. Upper Mustang includes two mystic lands in the rain shadow and Kaligandaki River has a secluded and esoteric feel to it, alluring and stirring trekkers to Upper Mustang Trek.

Upper Mustang Treks consist of Lo-Manthang is the attractiveness trekking and vacant hiking country out of the enormous sided valley of the Kali Gandaki Gorge. Kali Gandkai River runs are through the world’s deepest gorge. This region is covered by the oldest Buddhist monasteries, ancient and secluded villages with quaint white washed houses. It is popular because of typical Neipli-Tibetan culture, their life style and various Tibetan meditation caves and its natural grace of Mustang Nepal. Economic condition of the inhabitants, they grow up certain crops during the summer season likely Barley, Potato and Buckwheat etc.

They enrich in Buddhism culture so they celebrate the most important and popular festival like Tiji Festival, spiritual part of the mustang District. Their culture and traditions are similar to the Tibetain peoples. It is taken as one of the most interesting and picturesque places of the Nepal. Whole area is has secluded and esoteric feel to it, alluring and stirring trekkers for the Upper Mustang Trek.

Trip info:

Accommodations:

We give our first priority to our guest to serve them at superior level that is what making us today Himalayan Magic Treks. For the accommodation we have been providing star hotels in Katmandu and even normal guest house according to the guest demands and need. During the trek we provide standard Guest House with sound environment and hygienic food for the guest to make their trip happening and healthy. Since, If you wish to do Mustang trek on camping. we provide comfortable dining, kitchen, crew, restroom tents and sleeping materials like mattress, Sleeping bags etc. We provide twin tent for our guest.

Meals:

We get paradise of food especially in the cities areas especially in Katmandu valley. We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine in city but during the trek we get to eat from Continental and Nepali menu especially choices like Pasta, Pizza, Mo. Mo, soup items, Potatoes items, Dal Bhat, Hot drinks Tea & Coffee etc.

Our Team:

Being homeland of Himalayas, it’s obvious to have challenging routes, High altitude problems, Weather and other conditions; any of those situations is big enough to ruin your trip. Leading around the steeply hills and rocky routes is not a job of common climbers and trekkers. Himalayan Magic Treks have been providing native leaders and staffs working in this field perfectly since long years to overcome tough challenges and make your trip a golden memory. They are trained and well certified by the Government of Nepal. All of our staffs have received emergency guidance in Himalaya’s and have knowledge of first Aid for our guest. We never compromise giving safety to our staffs, therefore we provide insurance and medical services during the trek and compensation when they need especially to Porters, Kitchen member and other.

Field Staffs:

we are  very much concern about the comfort of our guest and whenever it is about the staffs in the field. When we are on trek trekking through challenging route we need proper number of workers like Guide, Porter, Assistance guide, Camping members and other staffs. We provide 1 assistance guide with every 4 - 9 guests and 2 assistance guide with 10 guests. We do need strong and portable Porters to carry our weights, We provide 1 porters for 2 guest depending on guest stuffs and we allow only 25 kg for porters. We have professional and expert Guide, Leader and City guide in the field and can speak proper English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other required. We can also manage any other staffs as per your demand.      

Equipment’s:

We believe equipment's does matter to make your trip easy and comfortable. Caring excessive quantity of equipment doesn’t make your adventure more interesting but the drawback. So, we request you to carry only selected and needed one and save your extra expenses for other need in trek though we have our potential porters. Warm Clothes, Down Jacket, Trouser, T-shirt, Hiking Boot, Sunglasses, Sun cream, Knife, Walking Steak, day back pack, Head Light, Sleeping Bag etc. These are the equipment's which you most carry during the trek.

Clothing

Liner socks, Trekking shirts short sleeve, Thermal underwear, fleece sweaters lightweight, one heavier Easy drying long sleeved base layer shirts, woolen blends trekking socks, pair trekking pants with zip off bottoms

Outer layers

down vest, wind/rain proof over layer - jacket and pants, peak hat, headband, Warm winter hat, lightweight thermal layer hat, pair gloves, down jacket, Pair trekking boots, pair down booties Great for keeping feet warm in room and while sleeping and for in the lodge. Pair flip flops (for late night bathroom runs)

Safety & Security:

Security is our primary concern from your beginning day (we will be there to pick you up with our staffs and identity) to departure date (airport drop services) we are always there to help you. We have proper remedial services during the trek with professional team, first aid kit, oxygen bag and Helicopter service for emergency rescue whenever trekkers get physical Loss or altitude sickness. We have focused more on acclimatization days to get rid of altitude sickness too. Our Guides are well train for Mountain safety and First Aid.

Best Season to Trek in Nepal:

Autumn (September - November) and Spring (March - May) is the best trekking season for the trekking and mountaineering in Nepal.  Weather is mostly clear and temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season.

Summer (June - August) and Winter (December - February). Though Summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas.  Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest,  Langtang and Annapurna are always comfortable to trek even in winter season.

Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Mustang does require experience, though we have challenging route all around Nepal Everest compared to Annapurna our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in Himalayas always takes us to challenging altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and other workout will definitely help you in roots. 

Acclimatization:

Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2,500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent from altitude sickness. Every trekkers needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this we have life saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guest require.

Eco Friendly:

We only leave foot prints! Himalayan Magic Treks is very much concern agency on environment pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers to protect our environment and Stop Global Warming. 

Helping Hand

Profit oriented is not only our priority! we have been helping some of ours very villagers from different corners of Nepal to sustain their social life and help them with education and required materials. We are always looking forward for interested candidates in this field to give helping hand to support and inspire them for their better beginning and good future. If you are interested please contact us: info@himalayanmagictreks.com

Note:

We have tailor-made program for other Sightseeing Tour. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Mustang around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complication like natural and health challenges resulting chances in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional Team as guide, porters and group leader to take you to final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for you protection.

Trekking Name:Upper Mustang Trek (Royal Mustang)
Hotels:(in Kathmandu, Pokhara & Jomsom) Budget Hotel, start to 5 stars Hotel as per Guest’s request
Accommodation:Mountains Lodges (Guest House)
Transportation:Land transportation (Car, Van, Local bus, Tourist Bus)
Domestic flights: Pokhara / Jomsom / Pokhara
Attractions:You will have an Amazing view of Upper Mustang restricted area as well as Mustang Royal Palace, Milerepa Cave, also several  beautiful villages, waterfalls, Kaligandaki (River) nature & culture
Location:Mustang
Grade:Classic & Easy
Best Season:April, May and June, July August Sept, Oct, Nov
Walking hours:per day 5 to 7 hours
Entry:Kagbeni (National Park)
Exit:Kagbeni (National Park)
Group size:2 to 14 members (we should need at least 2 peoples on group for issue special permit of Mustang)
Minimum Alt:Kagbeni (2,810 m)
Maximum Alt:Lo-manthang (3,810 m)
Duration:16 Days

  Day 01

Arrival at Kathmandu 1,310m, Welcome program by Himalayan Magic Treks member in Airport and direct transfer to your Hotel on Bed & Breakfast plan

  Day 02

Drive to Pokhara 200 km 6 hours overnight at Hotel on Bed & Breakfast plan.

  Day 03

Early in the morning Fly to Jomsom 2,720m Trek to Kagbeni 2810m 4 ½ hours overnight at Lodge. (Special permit entry check point)

  Day 04

Trek to Chele 3050m 6 hours overnight at Lodge.

  Day 05

Trek to Syanboche 3,800m 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge.

  Day 06

Trek to Via Nyi-la pass 4,025m view of Mustang, Annapurna, Nilgiri then Trek Down to Ghami village 3,520m 6 ½ hour overnight at Lodge

  Day 07

Trek to Dakmar Pass 3,820m 5 hours overnight at Lodge

  Day 08

Trek to Via Lo-ghar Gumpa, Marang-la pass 4,230m Trek Down to Capital of Mustang, Lo-Manthang 3,810 m 7/8 hours overnight at Loge

  Day 09

Trek visit around Lo-Manthang beautiful place to see, the Gumpa, Museum, Royal palace and traditional culture etc overnight at Lo-Manthang Lodge.

  Day 10

Trek to Tsarang 3,560m 5 hours overnight at Lodge.

  Day 11

Trek to Syangboche 3,820m 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge.

  Day 12

Trek to Chele drive to Kagbeni 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge. (Special Permit Exit point)

  Day 13

Trek to Jomsom 2,720m 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge.

  Day 14

Morning Domestic Flight to Pokhara, Overnight Hotel on B / B plan

  Day 15

Drive back to Kathmandu overnight Hotel on B / B plan Evening together farewell dinner with Typical Nepali Culture overnight at Hotel

  Day 16

Departure, From Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your details to obtain a Quote.

Cost includes:

  • Airport Pick up & drops by Private Transport
  • All Transportation
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch & Dinner) including cup of Tea or coffee each meal time
  • all the night's Accommodation on Guest House ( Lodge ) 
  • 2 Night's Accommodation Hotel in Kathmandu on B / B plan 
  • 2 Night's Accommodation Hotel in Pokhara on B / B plan 
  • An English Speaking Guide
  • One porter for two Guest to carry your Luggage during the Trek
  • All Government local Taxes
  • National park Fees( ACAP)
  • (TIMS) Trekkers information Management System
  • First Aid kit Compulsory from Agency
  • HMT Duffle bag to protect your staff during the trek
  • Guide and porter salary
  • All Guide Porter insurance during the trek
  • Company T-shirt as a Gift
  • Tour Certificate
  • And extra services according to the guest per Demand '' Please feel free to inform us'' Your desire will be highly appreciate to providing you as much as possible

Cost excludes:

  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks,phone and Laundry.
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects.
  • Tips