Tilicho Lake Trek


Tilicho Lake is situated on Mt. Annapurna Region of Western Nepal. Tilicho Lake is highest alpine lake in Nepal having altitude (4912m). Tilicho pass trekking route goes along the Marshangdi River and Gorge through the remote valley of Manang also known as the district behind the Mountains, to crest the arid, windswept northern flank of Annapurna at the Thorong-La. The route then passes through the Khanshar Village to Tilicho Lake, after that the trail goes through the most challenging pass Meso kanta La or Tilicho pass to Jomsom. TheMesokanta la Pass (5099m) is one of the most adventurous mountain pass which need experience of altitude trek.

Note: we can make combined trek of Tilicho Lake, Mesokanto Pass with Nar Phu Trek & Pisang Peak.


Best Months of Visit: April– June /September - November
Accommodation: Tented camps in trek/ Hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara
Group size: 2 and above
Meal Plan: Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Trekking
Guide: English speaking guide with Cook & Helpers
Domestic flight: Jomsom - Pokhara – Kathmandu.
Group Leader: Nepali group leader as per request of the group
Trek starts: Besishar
Trek ends:  Jomsom
Departure Dates: upon request
Staffs: Trekking guide, Sherpas, Cook with all Kitchen / Camping crew
Trek Grade: 1, 2,3,4,5
Cost: Depends up on trekking arrangement


Day 01: Arrive KathmanduO/N Hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing tour
Day 03: Drive to Besisahar (830m) O/N Guest House
Day 04: Trek Besisahar to Bahundanda (1310 m) O/N Guest House
Day 05: Trek to Chamje (1400m) O/N Guest House
Day 06: Trek to Bagarchhap (2160m) O/N Guest House
Day 07: Trek to Chame (2630m) O/N Guest House
Day 08: Trek to Pisang (3300m) O/N Guest House
Day 09: Trek to Manang (3540m) O/N Guest House
Day 10: Rest at Manang village. O/N Guest House
Day 11: Trek to Khangsar Village (3700 m) O/N Guest House
Day 12: Trekking to Tilicho Base Camp (4200m) O/N Tent
Day 13: Trek to Tilicho Lake (4912 m), Trek down to Tilicho Base Camp (4200)O/N tent
Day 12: Trek Tilicho Base camp to Nama Phu via Masokanto La (5099m) O/N Tent
Day 13: Trek Nama Phu to Jomsom (2760m) O/N Hotel
Day 14: Fly to Pokhara O/N Hotel
Day 15: Fly or Drive to Kathmandu O/N Hotel
Day 17: Free Day at Kathmandu
Day 18: Departure


  • Trekking permit fees as per program
  • ACAP Fees and TIMS Permits
  • Equipment: Trekking tents, Dining tent, Kitchen Tent, Toilet Tent, & Mattresses.
  • Food for trekking  (Breakfast, lunch, dinner) in Guest House and camp
  • Mountain Guide, Cook, Kitchen & necessary porters, Yaks or Pony.
  • Local transportation Airport - Hotel - Airport by private vehicle
  • Domestic flight arrangement as per program
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu & Pokhara on bed & breakfast basis
  • Trekking insurance with Medical insurance for trekking staffs
  • Trekking allowance, food allowance for trekking crews
  • Land transportation for Trekking staffs
  • All Government Tax &Service charge to company


  • PERSONAL equipment for Trekking
  • Personal Insurance for travel to Nepal
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation (incase needed)
  • Trekking Sleeping bag
  • Personal expenses
  • Tipping (Tips) for staff
  • Filmy permit for National park( Only for shooting camera)
  • Bar bills & Beverages


Trip Facts

  • Trip Days: 18 Days
  • Best Time:
  • Difficulty: Difficult