Upper Mustang Trekking completely Unique Trekking in Nepal

Upper Mustang Trekking – a unique trekking in Nepal which offers to explore “Hidden World” beyond Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. This mystique valley is know also as “Mini Tibet of Nepal” or the last forbidden Himalayan kingdom of Nepal.Upper Mustang Trek is comparatively new trekking trail in Nepal which is untouched and unspoiled trekking route which was formally opened in 1992 for tourists. Before 1992 the region was prohibited to visit for foreign travelers.

Upper Mustang Trekking is undoubtedly amazing trekking which offers to discover traditional culture, living style which is mostly influenced by Tibetan culture and traditions. The most interesting fact of Upper Mustang, the peoples who lives there follows the traditional ways which is totally unaffected by modernization.

Upper Mustang Trekking also advances explore thousands years old monasteries, wonderful caves, amazing landscapes and also offers to walk through world’s deepest Kaligandaki gorge.

Upper Mustang Trekking Highlights

Group size: 2-12 people Max- altitude: 3,850 m/3-4 hrs
Destination: Nepal Fitness level: 2B
Arrival on: Kathmandu, Nepal Departure from: Kathmandu, Nepal
Accomodation: 3-star hotel in Kathmandu, teahouses during trekking and tent during climbing. Meals: All meals during trekking and climbing, breakfast in Kathmandu



Arrive in Kathmandu (1,334 m):

Upon your arrival in Tribhuvan International Airport, Kathmandu, a Zed Travels representative will be there for your warm welcome and will help you to transfer to the hotel. Take rest and get refreshed from jetlag. In evening join welcome dinner organized by Zed Travels team. Overnight at hotel.


Kathmandu Sightseeing (1,334 m):

A full day guided Kathmandu valley sightseeing is dedicated to explore some of the UNESCO World Heritage listed sites in Kathmandu which includes, Soyambhunath- “The Monkey Temple”, Pashupatinath, Boudhanath and historical Kathmandu Durbar Square. After sightseeing we can prepare the necessary equipment for trekking.


Drive (6 hours)/fly (30 minutes) to Pokhara (820 m):

This morning we can either travel overland or can take thirty minutes spectacular flight to Pokhara. In Pokhara we can walk around the wonderful city in free time. Overnight at hotel.


Fly to Jomsom and Trek to Kagbeni (2,858 m/3-4 hours):

We will take early morning flight from Pokhara to Jomsom. From Jomsom we will take short trek to Kagbeni. Overnight at Kagbeni.


Kagbeni to Chele (3,050 m/5-6 hours trek):

After early breakfast we will start our trekking from Kagbeni. Our trail to Chele goes some ups and downs to take us Chele. We will stay overnight at Chele.


Chele to Geling (3,500 m/ 4-5 hours trek):

We take early breakfast and will resume our trekking. This day we will further trek from Chele to Geling. It takes us four to five hours trekking to reach Geling from Chele. We will stay overnight at Geling.


Geling to Charang (3,620 m/4-5 hours trek):

From Geling our trail ascends up to Plateau and then will pass some Mani wall. From there we will head east and will trek to Charang where we can explore white dzong and red Gompa. Overnight at Charang.


Charang to Lo-Mangthang (3,700 m/5-6 hours trek):

This day we will trek to Lo-Mangthang with magnificent views of Annapurna I, Tilicho, Nilgiri and Bhrikuti.  Today we first take descent to Charang Chu. We then ascend to Lo pass and then trek to Lo-Mangthang for overnight.


Acclimatization day:

Rest day in Lo-Mangthang valley. This day we can explore Mustang King Palace and some old monasteries at Lo-Mangthang. Overnight.


Lo-Mangthang to Ghami (3,545 m/ 5-6 hours trek):

As we spend an amazing day at Lo-Mangthang, this day we will trek to Ghami. It takes five to six hours to reach Ghami from Lo-Mangthang. Overnight at Gharmi.


Ghami to Samar (3,356 m/4-5 hours trek):

After breakfast, we will resume our trekking from Ghami. This day we will trek beautiful Samar village. It will take us four to five hours to trek Samar from Ghami. Reach Samar enjoy exploring around amazing village.


Ghami to Kagbeni (2,858 m/7-8 hours trek):

After spending wonderful day in Ghami, this day we will trek to Kagbeni which will quite long walking day. We will reach Kagbeni late evening. Overnight at Kagbeni.


Kagbeni to Jomsom (2,700 m/3-4 hours trek):

As we had a hard trekking previous day. This day we will start late morning. It will be an easy and short trekking day which is about three to four hours trekking. In Jomsom we can explore around. Overnight at Jomsom.


Fly to Pokhara (820 m/30 minutes flight):

This morning we will fly to Pokhara with spectacular flight. In Pokhara we will have enough time to explore amazing Pokhara city. Enjoy exploring Pokhara. Overnight at hotel.


Drive (6 hours)/fly (30 minutes) back Kathmandu (1,334 m):

This morning we will fly to Pokhara with spectacular flight. In Pokhara we will have enough time to explore amazing Pokhara city. Enjoy exploring Pokhara. Overnight at hotel.


Fly back home:

A Zed Travels representative will accompany you to the airport with beautiful memories to catch your returning flight. We hope to see you again soon. Namaste!


Private transport.
Rafting gears (raft, helmets, life jackets, wetsuits, paddles)
Highly experienced river guide.
Safety Kayaker.
Breakfast and Lunch.
First Aid Kit.


Personal beverages.
Personal Laundry.
Anything not mentioned above.

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