Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition offers an outstanding exotic destination to Upper Mustang, where you will be surrounded by awesome high peaks within its awesome landscapes from both side of Dhaulagiri and Annapurna from North to South.
On this Upper Mustang trek you can view Mt. Dhaulagiri I (8,167m) Tukuche Peak (6,920 m) Nilgiri Peaks (7,061m) Annapurna I (8,091m / 26,545ft) Annapurna South (7,219m-23,693ft), Gangapurna (7,455m-24,457ft) and Annapurna III (7,555m-24,787ft) to Mt. Machhapuchhre (Fish-tail) Base Camp with 08th highest Mt. Manaslu 8,163 m, range of mountains with Lamjung Himal.
Upper Mustang one of the classic trek regions due to its remoteness where the culture remains as it was for hundreds of years, with its strong Tibetan tradition influence along with the landscapes and the route accessibility from Pokhara and Jomsom of lower Mustang area and then concluding at picturesque touristic city at Pokhara after flying from Jomsom.
This Upper Mustang trek is moderate to adventurous where all types of travelers can join in this wonderful walking journey and the time duration taking just a little more than a week in the comfort of warm cozy lodge known as tea houses along the route.
Upper Mustang is rated as one of the best cultural and classic trekking destination, for its unique ancient traditions and way of life as it was from many centuries, this journeys leads from mediterranean of mid hills to arctic landscapes and climate zone, all these drastic change in temperature found only in Mustang and Kaligandaki area, this makes a drastic change in vegetations and its awesome scenery and beautiful landscapes.
This trek leads through many traditional Mustang, Thakali and Gurung villages famous as traders for hundreds of years with Nepal and Tibet, as this was the old Trans- Himalayan Salt Trade Route to Tibet.
This remarkable trek starts from Jomsom of Mustang area and then over to higher Mustang region via the high pass at 3,950 m of Lho La pass and 3,810 m at Dhakmar, one of the highest point of this trek and slowly with a scenic walk ending this beautiful and awesome trekking at Jomsom and then fly to Pokhara city where the high snow capped peaks reflects in its serene lake Phewa.
After a great remarkable moment at Upper Mustang passing charming villages of Tshele, Ghami, Geling and Lho-Manthang, Kagbeni and Jomsom walking towards Kali Gandaki River with scenic view to Jomsom for a short sweeping flight back to Pokhara and then return back to Kathmandu for your international flight after a memorable time with Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition trekking around Upper Mustang.
Trekking around world’s remote pockets of Upper Mustang near Tibet leading both side of Annapurna mountainous region from North & South travel from Himalayan mediterranean-alpine to arctic climate awesome scenery of world’s 3highest peaks Annapurna-Dhaulagiri & Manaslu visiting the high mid hills traditional villages of Mustang, Gurung, Manang, Magar & Thakali tribe of peoples, vast extension of Tibetan plateau with unique colorful landscapes.