Wilderness route of Upper Mustang
Spiritual tour and camping trip to upper mustang (Inner Mustang) is one of the most popular destinations in Nepal Himalaya. The route goes across desert landscape, barren ridges, deep canyons, eroded cliffs and moraine valleys. The trail is behind the Himalayas as rain shadow zone so we can have nice mountain views too. In Upper part of trekking trails there are mysterious sky caves, castles & sites which provide us great experience of ancient culture, tradition and religion of Himalaya. The excursion tour and Camping trip around Lo-mangtang and around provides unique spirit. This trek is combination of nature, culture, unique tradition and history of Mustang Region.
According to history and Locals from Lho Kingdom (Upper Mustang) , This area has four re-treat complexes which are now as meditation caves or re-treat centers as Ganden ling , Puntsog Ling , Ritse ling and Konchok ling in Inner Mustang, among them some are in good condition and restored as monasteries, some of these re-treat sites (caves) has only significant sign inside due to soil erosion, Those places are dated more than 500 years, puntsog ling is the most damaged externally by climate change and human activities. Konchok Ling cave is on steep part and need rope to climb.
At first part of program till Lo-mangtang we use jeep drive to different destinations as well as use guest house for meal and accommodation, after Lo-mangthang we arrange organize tented camp with cook and helpers. This programs covers many spiritual destinations as Mentsi Lkakhang, Ramchung Cave, Ghar Gompa or Lo Gekar Monastery, hundreds of sky caves, Ketcher Dzong, Namgyal Monastery, Nyaphu Gompa,Gharphu Gompa, Nyando, Thinegga, Kimaling, Bharcha, Konchok Ling cave,Ritseling cave, Niphu, Kimbu Gompa,Samdzong, Makhchung, Chudzong Gompa,Amka, Luri Gompa, Muktinath, Jharkot Monastery,Kagbeni Monastery etc.