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Lower Mustang Trek


Despite the construction of motor able road, Lower Mustang Trek is still a fascinating land to explore. With the construction of new motor able road, has evolved the new trekking trail to avoid it as much as possible to provide a real trekking experience. This land tucked in between high Himalayas of Nepal and the plateau of Tibet keeps all the elements to weave you a perfect holiday in Nepal. Furthermore, the terrain remains unsoiled, the transition from lush green hills to deserted land is beautiful, the people and their culture is still fascinating.

Mustang is divided into 2 sub regions and they are Upper Mustang and Lower Mustang. The Upper Mustang trek takes you to the last forbidden kingdom of Lho. Trekking to Lho and its beautiful land requires extra days as well as additional permits. Whereas, Lower Mustang trek shares somewhat similar landscape and the final destination of the trek is the holy temple of Muktinath.

What will you see in lower Mustang trek ?

Lower Mustang trek takes you to the corridors of the Kali Gandaki river, the deepest gorge in the world, the best apple orchards in Nepal, the second largest waterfall in the country, the oldest distillery in the country and takes you as close as stone throw distance to the mountains. Too add up, this is home of the highest regarded Hindu shrine of Lord Muktinath.

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Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (1,300m/4,264 ft)

Day 02: Kathmandu valley sightseeing & trek preparation (1,300m/4,264 ft)

Day 03: Bus to Pokhara(8,20m/2,690ft) 6 hours of drive

Day 04: Bus to Nayapul and trek to Tikhedhunga (1,540m/5,052ft) 1.5 hours of drive 3 – 4 hours of hike

Day 05: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2,810m/9,220ft) 6 – 7 hours

Day 06: Ghorepani to Tatopani(1,190m/3,905ft) 6 – 7 hours

Day 07: Tatopani to Ghasa(2,010m/6,595ft) 6 – 7 hours

Day 08: Ghasa to Marpha(2,670m/8,760ft) 5 – 6 hours

Day 09: Marpha to Kagbeni(2,806m/9,205ft) 6 – 7 hours

Day 10: Kagbeni to Muktinath(3,760m/12,335ft) 5 – 6 hours

Day 11: Muktinath to Jomsom(2,720m/8,925ft) 5 – 6 hours

Day 12: Jomsom to Pokhara(820m/2,690ft) 20 min

Day 13: Pokhara to Kathmandu(1350m/4,264ft) 6 hours

Day 14: Farewell

Detail Itinerary

Includes / Excludes

Whats included in this trip
    • Airport pick up and drop on private vehicle.
    • Twin sharing accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara as per the category of package trip taken on Bed & Breakfast basis.
    • 3 meal (breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in local restaurants during the trekking trail.
    • Accommodation in best available guesthouses (Tea House) on trekking trail.
    • An English speaking tour guide for city sightseeing.
    • An English speaking license holder trekking guide for the trekking with necessary porters.
    • Domestic airfare as mentioned in the above itinerary.
    • All meals,accommodation in teahouse,equipments,insurance etc for Nepalese staffs.
    • Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) Certificate.
    • Annapurna conservation Area Permit (ACCAP) Fee.
    • Certificate of Trek completion from Crown Earth Treks.
Whats not included in this trip
    • International Airfare.
    • Nepalese Visa fee and airport departure tax.
    • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
    • Personal / Travel / Medical insurance and any other insurance for the members.
    • Expenses of personal nature viz. laundry, phone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks etc.
    • Emergency evacuations.
    • Any other cost, which is not mentioned in cost inclusive field above.
    • TIPS for guide and porter. It is not necessary but appreciated ..