• MUSTANG TRIP BY JEEP

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    Driving Trip to Mustang region is a rare opportunity to experience the true life of the mountain people in more easy mode. You can enjoy the breathtaking sceneries and get along the culture and living of the peoples. Trip to Mustang gives you a similar feeling of visit to Tibet region as well. The region have a topography and culture resembles Tibetian style which will definitely surprise you. Lomangthang, the capital of the upper Mustang is the final destination that we reach as per the designed itinerary. The Upper Mustang drive trip passes through high peaks, passes, glaciers, and alpine valleys. The thousands years of isolation has kept the culture, lifestyle and heritage remain unchanged for centuries and to this date. The houses in Mustang are mostly made from stone and sun baked mud bricks. The city wall and the four storey palace in Lo-Manthang are some of the beautiful architectures of Mustang region. Another attraction in the Mustang region is the Tiji Festival influenced by Tibetan Buddhism, which is timed to coincide with the end of the dry season (late winter/spring). The Mustangi people have their own way of family life, which is quite surprising for many outsiders. All the brothers in the family are married to a single girl, what you may call a practice of polyandry.

    Trip at Upper Mustang region is under strict control and conditions stills persists in obtaining a special permit from the department of immigration to protect their tradition from outside influence as well as to protect their environment. We will takes you to one of the Trans-Himalayan regions with best designed itineraries allowing you to get a closer deeper insight into one of the oldest Buddhist Monasteries, ancient and isolated villages, while traveling in this region.

Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (200 km 5/6 hrs)

Our jeep will pick you up and drive to Pokhara. It will take approx 5/6 hrs to reach Pokhara. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara

Day 02: Drive to Jomsom (158 km approx 7/8 hrs)

Right after breakfast we set out on the road to commence our trip to Jomsom. It will take approx 7/8 hours drive from Pokhara. Overnight at Hotel/Lodge.

Day 03: Drive from Chhaile

We head towards Chhaile via Kagbeni.(approx 5/6 hours drive). Overnight at Hotel/Lodge.

Day 04: Drive from Chhaile to Lomanthang

Boundary of mustang terrain restricted area. Approx 5/6 hours drive. Overnight at Hotel/Lodge We head towards Chhaile enjoying the glorious view of mountains, Tibetan nomads offers to buy Tibetan handicraft, we pass the Jomsom. via Kagbeni. Kagbeni is beautiful old town.

Day 05: Explore Lomanthang

Today we have a day to explore Lomanthang. This area is full of interesting and shocking mysteries. This village is worth exploring. Overnight at Hotel/Lodge.

Day 06: Drive from Lomanthang to Jomsom

We reach Jomson after approx 6/7 hours drive from Lomanthang. Overnight at Hotel/Lodge.

Day 07: Drive from Jomsom to Pokhara (158 km approx 7/8 hrs)

Next day we drive back to Pokhara about approx 7/8 hours drive. Overnight at hotel in Pokhara.

Day 08: Final day back to Kathmandu (200 km 5/6 hrs)

Last day depart from Pokhara & back to Kathmandu. It will take around 5/6 hrs to Kathmandu from Pokhara. And vehicle will drop you at your respective places.

  • All land transfers by private jeep as per the itinerary
  • Two night hotel accommodation at Pokhara on bb sharing basis
  • All accommodation on tea house/lodge during trip to upper mustang
  • Full board meals (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner/Tea and coffee) during trip to mustang region
  • Seasonal fruits during the trip
  • Experienced English speaking guide and his allowance, accommodation
  • Entry permits and TIMs card
  • Sleeping bag with liner and other essential equipments (sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion)
  • All forms of Government taxes
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • All personal nature expenses, bar bills, Laundry, Telephone call, Internet service
  • Tips for the driver, guides
  • Any other service not mentioned in “cost includes”