Upper mustang trek called the restricted area as its gates were opened to the world in the early 1990’s. This trek will take you through the peoples and cultures of Lo and its villages that showcase age-old traditions. Trekking in the mysterious Upper Mustang trek comprises of going through millennium-old gompas and monasteries and deep lands where findings are yet to be done. Take this magical 17 days upper mustang trek, if you want to unravel the mysteries of the world. This reason is beyond the Himalayan range ,isolating it from the rest of the nation.
We will soon learn how cultures contrast between here and the Upper Mustang region. We will drive through the scenic countryside to Pokhara and from here take a flight to Jomsom. Our trek officially begins on the windy village of Jomsom as we trek by the Kaligandaki River to the beautiful village of Kagbeni. In Kagbeni you can see medieval- looking houses and a large monastery for you to explore. From here we head to Chele by walking on the banks of Narsing Khola. It also houses a monastery which sits picturesquely on a cliff edge. We then head to the Tsarang village stopping by Syangmochen along the way. Tsarang was the old capital of Lo region and is thus a large village with a bustling culture.
The crowning glory of the city is the grand palace of the King himself. After exploring Lo Manthang and the surrounding villages and valleys we will head back through a slightly different route. Passing through Drakmar and Ghiling before finally arriving at Samar. We will explore the attractive Ghar Gompa and more of the high meadows and colored canyons along the way. We need to conquer the amazing Nya La pass and Ghemi La passes along the way too. The major attraction at Samar is the Chungsi caves. The road dwindles down towards Jomsom and after exploring the Dhumba Lake and Leopard cave, we fly to Pokhara. A final drive will take us to Kathmandu where this journey will end.
Ace Vision should be your choice to guide you through the mysteries of Upper Mustang. The region requires skill and experience to guide you through. We can do this from our smooth processing and through our experienced guides who will be with you every step of the way. Travel with us to get your money’s worth.
- Thoroughly explore the once forbidden kingdom of Mustang.
- Witness the variance of Landscape that includes unique colored cliffs, high altitude meadows, and deep river gorges.
- See the lifestyle of the people of the Lo region and the preserved architecture in their houses and Monasteries.
- Explore the old ruins north of Lo Manthang, The ancient cave dwellings, and old forts as true remnants of the past.
- Explore the hidden kingdom of Lo Manthang
- Visit ancient Buddhist Monastery and amazing caves
- Known as Mini Tibet
- Many ammonite fossils in the bank of Kaligandaki river.