The historical remote Mustang trek unseal the once Forbidden Kingdom of Mustang, tucked away from the rest of the world, lies just north of the main Himalayan range of Nepal. Mustang, a land where the soul of the man is still considered to be as real as the feet he walks on: a land said to be “barren as a dead deer” but where beauty and happiness abound is spite of hardship, was a part of the Tibetan Kingdom of Gungthang until 1830’s. The wall city of Lo Mont hang, unofficial capital of Mustang still remains a kingdom within a kingdom. The early history to Lo Monthang is embellished in myth and legend rather than the recorded fact. Mustang has maintained its status as a separate principality until 1951. The king of Lo Monthang still retains his title and he has been given the honorary rank of Colonel in the Nepal army.
Trekking in Mustang was officially opened in 1992. It allows limited numbers of trekkers each year in order to protect and conserve the local Tibetan tradition and the fragile environment. A trek into this fabled forbidden kingdom of vast, arid valleys, eroded canyons, ocher valley, yak caravans, colourful painted mud brick houses on the back dropped of majestic mountain of Nilgiri, Tukche, Annapurna and Dhaulagiri makes your medieval walled kingdom Mustang trekking a very especial one.
Mustang-trekking.com regularly organizes trek to the Himalayan Kingdom of Mustang targeting TIJI festival a three days long ritual known as” The chasing of the Demons”, one of the most important festival of the region. Over the festive time monks dressed in elaborate costumes and masks perform dances and rituals that are supposed to drive away evil spirits. Dressed in their finery, people from all over Mustang gather in Lo Monthang to celebrate the Tiji festival.
Arriving at TIA Airport Nepal & transfer to Hotel(1300M)
Preparing day and Kathmandu Sightseeing
Fly/Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara (823M): Fly 30 minutes/Drive 5-6 hours
Flight to jomsom N trek to Kagbeni (2810M)
Trek to Chuksang (2920M )
Trek to Samar(3290M)
Trek to Gelling ( 3440M Via Chungsi gompa )
Trek to Tsharang 3490M
Trek to Lomanthang 3730M
Rest and Explore Lomanthang : Visit eastern and western valley : Chokser, Chonup,Namgyal ETC.
Trek to Dakmar via Ghar gompa
Trek to Syangmochen
Trek to Chuksang (2920M)
Trek to Muktinath (3800M)
Trek to Jomsom (2760 M)
Flight to Kathmandu by Pokhara.
Free day at Kathmandu.
Flight back to your own destination.