About mustang district and trekking around Lower and upper mustang in Nepal:
Kagbeni, located at altitude of 2804m is gateway to enter upper mustang VDC or headquaters of mustang district, known as forbidden private kingdom where people of this region still have and believe in king. Jomsom to Kagbeni or muktinath temple which is windy part of famous annapurna circuit trek are lower mustang trekking areas, jomsom located at 2700m altitude has Airport for domestic flights conncted with pokhara and we fly to and from Jomsom to Pokhara for this 17 days most famous hidden cultural, religious and geographically amazing trek to mustang. Pokhara is connected with road and can drive by tourist bus which takes normally 6 hours, however since we organize comfort trek without hassle and tiring journey, we provide round trip domestic flight between Kathmandu to pokhara and return as well as round trip flights between Pokhara- jomsom- Pokhara as well. so our mustang trek package includes 4 domestic flights for easy, comfort and safe trip.
Mustang trek special permits & entrance inside monasteries- Included/ excluded
since mustang region is restricted trekking area of Nepal and it is mandatory to buy special trek permit for this trek which cost 500 USD per person for 10 days and need at least two trekkers to obtain permit which we have included in our trek package. once trip is booked, we will arrange this permit. if you are alone and still wish to do solo private trek or wish to join our group to obtain mustang trekking permit, we can assist. contact us before you book it. the 500 USD special permit does not include monasteries entrance fees of different ancient monasteries during trek which you have to pay seperately in monasteries where you visit or where they charge.
Lodge facilities during upper mustang trekking:
We provide attached bath room lodges in jomsom & Kagbeni with hot shower. during trek of 10 days inside Kagbeni to Lo-manthang area, we select lodges with hygenic foods, however attached bath room facilities are not available so far but we provide hot shower in every 2-3 days to our clients.
About Mustang trek itinerary
Mustang trek in Nepal is trip of once in a lifetime journey to explore the hidden Tibetan culture, ancient untouched Buddhist monasteries, amazing historical caves, incredible geographical scenery, crystal clear mountain views, Rain shadow area like Tibet. Our trek starts from Jomsom after 18 minute (scenic mountain flight) from pokhara. We trek a head to Kagbeni and chusang which is already connected by road and local jeeps are available nowadays, however we will cover this distance by walking in order to maintain our physical exercise and best enjoy some greenery and mountain scenery. Mustang trekking continue lead you to Ranchung Cave (a historical cave monastery) and follow higher trekking route of Dhakmar through Ghar Gompa, which is one of precious Nyingmapa sect Monastery at 3920m/ 12857ft, which is scriptures of Padmasamvaba. Our main destination of upper mustang trek is Lo- manthang, known as Kingdom of Mustang where still Private King Lives and locals respect king as leader and god of mustang region. every year in month of early May, there is cultural and religious festival known as Tiji Festival is happening at Lo- manthang. Our mustang trek itinerary has been designed very well by professional & experienced mind of Mr. Pasang Sherpa( Owner of NETTA), who have been trekked himself to mustang few times to study real facts and effects of recent road connection from jomsom to Lo-manthang. Please note Chusang to Bhena and higher area of Dhakmar, Ghar Gomba is still not yet connected by road and you will trek through these natural trails to Lomanthang.
At Lo-manthang, you will visit ancient monasteries of Lo-manthang and a day hike to Chosar Valley for historical visit of Jhong cave and monasteries and after few days exploration, we will walk or optionally drive( added extra cost) back to Bhena Via Charang, Ghami, Geling- Syangmochen where road is connected now. From Bhena to Chusang, road is not joined yet and so we have to trek between this. From Chusang, we will again follow jeep drive to Kagbeni to Jomsom. In summer, due to weather if flight to from jomsom/pokhara can delayed, sometime several days and in this case, we arrange optional overland road drive from Pokhara to Josmom. Keeping this is mind, we have kept a reserved day for flight delayed and also in case of weather problem, we can customize itinerary without missing any important sites of Upper mustang trekking.
Upper mustang trek is highly recommend from March to December, also recommend in summer months (June- September), however best months for mustang trek is March to June in spring and September to November in autumn. Because of rain shadow area, mustang trekking is possible in monsoon season such as July and August too.
Day 01:Welcome to Kathmandu for Mustang trek & Transfer to Hotel- Hotel
Day 02:Half Day sightseeing of Kathmandu city & Fly to Pokhara- Hotel (B/B)
Day 03:Fly to Jomsom (2720m / 8921 ft.) & Trek to Kagbeni (2810m /9217 ft), approx 4 hors- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 04:Trek to Chele( 3100m), approx. 7 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 05:Trek to Syangmochen (3800m /12,464 ft) approx. 6 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 06:Trek to Ghami (3510m) - Dhakmar (3820m /12530 ft.), approx 6 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 07:Trek to Ghar Gomba (3950m / 12,956 ft) - Lo- Manthang (3810m / 12,497 ft), approx 7/8 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 08:Easy day at Lomanthang and visit 3 monasteries of Lomanthang, approx 2-3 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 09:Hike to Chosar Valley by Horse( extra cost) or by walk (visit monasteries & Jhong Cave), approx 6/7 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 10:Trek back to Charang/Tsarang, approx 5/6 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 11:Trek to Syangbochen, approx 6/7 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 12:Trek to Chhusang. approx. 5/6 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)
Day 13:Trek to Kagbeni, approx. 5-6 hrs- Lodge( B/L/D
Day 14:Trek to Jomsom( 4 hrs), optional hike to Muktinath Temple- Lodge( B/L/D)
Day 15:Fly to Pokhara, Half day tour in Pokhara( 3 hrs), O/N in Pokhara- Hotel( B/B)
Day 16:Fly to Kathmandu, free last day in Kathmandu for shopping- Hotel( B/B)
Day 17:end of mustang trek,Departure to Airport and Fly Back to Home. (B)
Our company staff will be there in Airport to Greet you and transfer to hotel, once check in hotel, we provide short mustang trekking tea briefing at your hotel, afternoon is free until we arrange welcome dinner at 6.30 pm.View More
after breakfast around 8.30 am, we check out hotel in Kathmandu and drive for city two heritage sites tour of Kathmandu before fly to Pokhara. We will have tour of Kathmandu durbar square and swoyambunath stupa to see Living goddess Kumari at Basantapur Durbar square and surrounding temples, after that we visit Swoyambunath temple situated at hilly area of Kathmandu where buddhist stupa is build in top. and we drive to Airport and fly to Pokhara, 22 min scenic flight to beautiful city of Nepal. we transfer to hotel in Pokhara and where you will meet your guide and porter.View More
Your first day of upper mustang trek start with short scenic flight to Jomsom from Pokhara early morning. you will provide box breakfast and fly jomsom early morning depend on weather condition. Once we land in Jomsom, we start walk to Kagbeni, Main gateway of Mustang region trekking in Nepal, overnight here. it is about 4 hours of walk through river bank with windy weather today. today is about 4 hours of easy walking.View More
As you must know that, normally you have to wake up 6.30 am, have breakfast and start trek around 7.30 am or by 8 am. we stop for lunch at 11.30 am to 12 pm everyday. after lunch you have to walk 2-3 hours depend on distance of camps everyday. today is about 7 hours of flat walking. there are already road connected till Lo- manthang of Mustang but we walk side by side of road or some place we have trekking trail too.View More
Today you will trek 700 m up, a small village called Syangmochen, there are two trail to reach Syangmochen, we suggest to trek via Rangchung Cave, the lower route which is more interesting than upper trail. since there are no lodge in between Samer to Syangbochen, we make box lunch for you.View More
Today we trek to Dhakmar, the upper trail to reach Lo Manthang which includes excursion of old monastery in Mustang- Ghar Gomba, it is local house monastery which is interesting to see and also offers nice view. like everyday, we start trek around 7.30 am after breakfast and stop for lunch at 12 pm.View More
We visit Ghar gomba and trek down to Lo manthang. this trail is great trail to see more in mustang trek specially for nicest views. Lo- manthang is main village on Mustang, where there are many old monasteries.View More
Today is easy day to walk around monasteries, please be note that monasteries entrance fees are additional in all monasteries in mustang trekking which you have to pay at every spot you visit as donation.View More
Today you can hike to Chosar valley or can hire horse( additional cost), it is normally 3 hours walk to Chosar valley and return 3 hours. you can visit Zhong Cave which looks so amazing and interesting. there is one monastery as well.View More
Leaving Lo- Manthang we trek toward Charang or Tsarang which is lower route back to Jomsom now. walk to charang is nice trail.View More
We trek back to Syangbochen today.View More
we trek back to Chhusang todayView More
We trek back to Kagbeni same way back.View More
Today optionally we can hike to Muktinath temple which is another 2 hours up and then 4 hours trek to Jomsom. It is nice to visit this temple if you are not tired from mustang trek and still wish to see some interesting temple devoted for buddhist and Hindus temple.View More
Like before fly to Pokhara and 3 hours tour in Pokhara today, rest day in Hotel or self walk around Lakeside.View More
Flight to Kathmandu around 10 am in the morning and final day shopping or same day flight to home or free in Kathmandu today is last day of your mustang trekking in Nepal.View More
depend on your flight time, we drive Airport 2.30 hours in advance and say good bye until you return for next trek with us.View More
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All the given departure dates are guaranteed and the prices shown are based on twin sharing basis. If you are single or do not have partner to share room, we will arrange single room at added single supplement cost. If the given departure dates are not suitable to you, contact us for your appropriate new dates, we are happy to set new date of travel for you.
We also organize private trips, small group trips rather than just group join trips, if you wish to have your own private trip or customize trip, contact us! We will assist you.
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Please advice your travel plan with number of travellers in your group to customize your own date of travel and for tailored made Itinerary.
Yes, it is possible! We are flexible and fully helpful. We are happy to make a perfect trip Package that meet your personal interest and travel requirements.E-mail us with your suitable travel requirements and we will design a new tailored made Journey to you.
Below are the 6 main reasons that we are Known as best trekking service providing local company based in Kathmandu Nepal and we 100 % assure our best quality trekking service to all our valued customers.
We always accommodate our valuable customers at standard of quality lodges in trek where one can get hot shower, clean beds and attached bathroom in mentioned area in itinerary, we make sure our best choice for our customers comfortable and safety for accommodation. we accommoate at least 3 star category hotels with breakfast with attached bathroom and quality of hospitality service.
Hygienic and fresh foods is always first priority for our customers and we always make sure of it while you are in trek with us. We select tea house or guest houses along the trail based on Hygienic and delicious fresh foods for your meals, it is very important aspect of our life spcially when you are doing trekking in high altitude mountain. We always take best care of it for our customers safety and their health issues.
Our company is not only concern about quality of foods we serve but also concern about quantity of foods we serve during your trek in Nepal with us so we always encourage our clients to select own choice of unlimited meals and drinks on trek.
Like many other cheapest trekking operators does, we never provide limited foods and drinks during trek. In fact, you will serve unlimited fresh, hygienic and energetic meals & hot drinks 3 times a day. Most of cheapest package include very limited foods and drinks like only small portion of meal at Breakfast,at Lunch and at dinner and very limited cup of tea/coffee each day, which is not enough for high mountain trek. you need to eat adequate Unlimited meals and hot drinks as your own choice and that is what serve by our company during the trek. This will give you a BEST ADDED VALUE to trek with us.
Not only unlimited meals and drinks we serve, you are free to select your own choice of meals, like you can have full choice of vegetarian meals, non-vegetarian meals or choice of your meals from food menu in each lodges everyday for entire trek, this type of facility may not available with all other companies, so this two factors are something really important you should make sure before you book trekking with any other company in Nepal.
Our SHERPA guides and porters always take very good care of your trekking holiday; they always walk together with you and give you fact information during trek. Their main concern is always to take very good care of your health and well being during trek. Our guide and porters are fully expert in the field of trekking & Climbing. Arrangements of quality lodge, foods, drinks and health issues are always serious concern of our guide and porters. They will not leave you alone as we have seen many guides are always walking behind or a head and not caring well for their guests. our guide always make sure 3 important issues during trek very professionally.
For us safety and security of our customers is always prime concern, without safety and security, we dont organize any trips, specially in himalaya. health and safety is always our first priority during trek and our guide is fully aware of it. incase of any Emergency issues of trekkers health, we take care of this issues so seriously. We are always keep in touch with our guides during trek.
trekking itinerary in mountain region can’t be fixed every time, sometime due to any reason, we need to change or customize in itinerary. In this case our guide and porters are fully flexible to make necessary optional change as per your request by using their wise knowledge. as per weather condition or health issues of clients or due to any unavoidable situation in mountain, we are flexible to make any changes in itinerary immediately. terms and conditions may apply but we are always flexible to make any last minute or emergency change in itinerary or program which is normally fixed.
At NETTA, we treat our working staffs, Sherpa guide and porters very well, they work so hard to make our customers journey so wonderful, without guide and porters care, hard work and best services, your trip wouldn’t be successful, that’s way we provide highest wages and facility to our Sherpa guide, porters and trekking/climbing staffs in order to encourage them for one of the best trekking, tours and climbing trip in Himalaya. We also provide very well equipment and they are insured well to prevent from unexpected accidents or medical treatment.
6 am- 7 am- wake up time, packing and fresh up
7 am- 7.30 am- BREAKFAST
7.30 am- 8 Am- Trek start
11.30 Am- 1 Pm- LUNCH
6 pm- 8 pm- DINNER
8- 9 pm- BED TIME
Choice of Eggs, potatoes, breads, Muesli, Pancake, Oat meals, Tea/Coffe or set breakfast
Choice of Rice, noodles items, pastas items, potatoes items, vegetable items,
Choice of soup, choice of Rice, noodles items, pastas items, potatoes items, vegetable items,Vegetarian or non- vegetarian options are available for daily meals
Fixed Itinerary can be customized as per your requirements and timeframe.
Above Package Included 3 star or 5 star category hotel in Kathmandu & Pokhara city( you can select the package), if you would like to stay at high class hotel (5 star hotels or so) or hotel as your own choice that is possible, please send us a request.
Our Trek package apply for minimum of two people in a group, however we can organize solo/single trek if you don’t have friend or partner to travel with.
We have discounted price package if there are group above 6 person or so, please send us a request for special deal for your group
Our trek package is based on full inclusive service from arrival in Kathmandu to Departure from Kathmandu including hotel in Kathmandu, sightseeing in Kathmandu, Incase if you would like to book your own choice of hotel or you would like to exclude city tour of Kathmandu, it is possible, just let us know any service that not required. Whatever is your exact requirements, we are happy to make customize accordingly
Do not hesitate to write us for any advice or special request, we are happy to hear from you and always ready to provide our quality trekking service in the Himalaya of Nepal.
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Reviewed on: 01 Apr, 2018
from the arrival in Kathmandu to till the date of departure, the team carried out the excellent service, the trek guide is flexible and helpful, porter is just excellent, all service was outstanding. the culture dinner in Kathmandu was fabulous. we had a great time in Pokhara. lodges during trek is simple but clean and we always had our choice of meals everyday. we were welcomed so well in Katmandu with trip banner and our name on it. it was overall a trip of a lifetime.we will soon do our next trip with Pasang sherpa and his company. Thank you so much Pasang sherpa and Team for your best services.
We highly reccomend Nepal trekking tourism for anyone who visit nepal.
kind regards, Richard Bernard
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