Muktinath Trek

JOMSOM MUKTINATH TREK

Jomsom Muktinath lies on Mustang district, north western Himalaya of Nepal. It is on Tibetan plateau near to Nepal – Tibet border which is rich on Tibetan culture, ancient Buddhism and Hinduism is different than other part of Himalaya.  Jomsom Muktinath trek offers some spectacular mountain views and the route actually cross to the other side of the main Himalayan range for views of the northern flanks. This fascinating trek begins in Nepal’s northern most ramparts in the Thak Khola Canyon, as the Kali Gandaki is known in its upper reaches. After exploring the the arid, semi-desert, Tibet-like biotope of the trans-Himalaya with a trip to the renowned pilgrimage site of Muktinath. After Muktinath the trail follow the river southward as it cuts its way down between the two 8,000 meter massifs of the Dhaulagiri and the Annapurna Himal. PUNHILL offers panoramic view of mountain range is another destination on this trek and trek ends with the experience of ethnic villages of Annapurna Region with beautiful mountain views.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Best Months of Visit: February– June/ September - December
Accommodation: Guest House or Lodge / Hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Group size: 2 and above
Meal Plan: Full Board (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Trekking
Guide: English speaking guide & Helpers
Group Leader: Nepali group leader as per request of the group
Trek starts: Pokhara - Kaski
Trek ends:  Pokhara – Kaski
Departure Dates: upon request
Trek Grade: 1,
 2,3,4,5
Cost: Depends up on trekking arrangement

TENTATIVE ITINERARY

DAY 01: Arrive Kathmandu O/N Hotel
DAY 02: Kathmandu city Tour O/N Hotel
DAY 03: Drive or Fly to Pokhara O/N Hotel
DAY 04: Fly to Jomsom, trek to Kagbeni (2750 M)
DAY 05: Kagbeni – Muktinath (3802M)/ Spiritual activities
DAY 06: Muktinath - Ghasa (2010) – Drive trip / local bus, O/N Guest House
DAY 07: Ghasa - Tatopani (1190m) – Enjoy hot spring O/N Guest House
DAY 08: Tatopani – Ghorepani O/N Guest House
DAY 09: Early morning Explore Pun Hill/ then trek to Tadapani O/N Guest House
DAY 10: Tadapani to Ghandruk O/N Guest House
DAY 11: Ghandruk to Pokhara O/N Hotel
DAY 12: Pokhara to Kathmandu O/N Hotel
DAY 13: Kathmandu O/N Hotel
DAY 14: Departure

COST INCLUDES 

  • All accommodation in Kathmandu & Pokhara on (BB).
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu & Pokhara by excellent English speaking tourist guide.
  • All Transportation by luxurious tourist coach, Domestic flights as per program
  • Local Transportation in Muktinath – Ghasa by local bus.
  • All Trekking arrangements (Guide & Porters)
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) in Trekking.
  • Accommodations in trekking in guesthouse.
  • Trekking Permit & all entry permits/ ACAP Permit.
  • TIMS permit.
  • Insurance for all trekking staffs.
  • All services charge & Government Tax. 

COST EXCLUDES 

  • Lunch & Dinner at Kathmandu & Pokhara
  • Personal nature cost, Beverages & Personal insurance.
  • Beverages like coke, Fanta, Mineral water, Beers & wines.
  • The cost not mentioned in cost includes.
  • Personal Tips to trekking staffs.
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Trip Facts

  • Trip Days: 14 Days
  • Best Time: Jan - June/Sep - December
  • Difficulty: Easy