A short Trekking in Mustang also known as Jomsom and Muktinath Trek, it is located in Annapurna region north of beautiful city Pokhara. Most dramatic view of the highest mountain by cloggiest distance and unique culture and religious believe are. The classic Jomsom Trek starts from Beni with a long climb up the Kaligandaki valley and through the world's deepest gorge, “at DANA”, all the way of the rhododendron forests to the Trans Himalaya Tibetan plateau. Jomsom and Muktinath Trekking offer you unique cultural of people who practice their ancient traditions even these days.
An Easy Jomsom - Muktinath Trekking starts from Jomsom, after 20 munites scenic flight from Pokhara and trek to religious site Muktinath via Kagbeni, Jharkot observing people culture and their life style similar as Tibetan. You have picturesque magical landscape and breathtaking view of Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167m), Mt. Nilgiri, Tukuche peak and several other peaks, appear like magic before in your eyes during the sunrise and sunset. The Short Mustang Trekking is famous for Muktinath temple situated at 3,800m significant site for Hindus and Buddhist devotees and mountains lovers. The pilgrims taking bath in sacred 108 water spots even in December, to wash out their bad Karma. And genuine gods “Jwala Mai” (mysterious never put out natural flam come through the water) are main attraction for the Visitors. “Saligram” fossil; can find on the river bank of Kaligandaki River, which is incarnation of God Vishnu according to Hindu’s holy book, people believe that Saligram grant wealth, forgiveness , health and happiness. The traditional salt traders Thakali are well-known for preparing Nepali food, have conversation their charming and wonderfully clean homes into lodges. After visit Muktinath, we retrace to the Jomsom through the Jhong Village and then fly back to Pokhara.
We “Nepal Mother House Treks” glad to deign your holiday whole in year around with experience Guide and staff, but we recommended you for your best during September to mid November and March to mid of May for every individual, group or family. Please you are always welcome to ask whatever you need for setup Jomsom Muktinmath trip itinerary, whether shorter or longer as your desire.
Day 01:Arrival at Kathmandu.
Day 02:Trekking preparation and permit paper work day.
Day 03:Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara (950m) - 6 to 7 hours by tourist bus
Day 04:Fly Pokhara to Jomsom (2713m) -25 minutes; Trek Jomsom to Kagbeni (2897m) -3 to 4 hours
Day 05:Trek Kagbeni to Muktinath (38000m) -4 to 5 hours
Day 06:Trek Muktinith via jhong to Kagbeni (2800m) -5 to 6 hours
Day 07:Trek Kagbeni to Jomsom (2710m) - 3 hours
Day 08:Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara (950m) -25 minutes, relaxing day
Day 09:Drive back to Kathmandu early in the morning by Tourist Bus - 6 to 7 hours
Day 10:Your own destination.
If you do not need porter for the trip, the trekking cost will be reducing from the original price. Nepal Mother House gives you some clue to make less cost for the Solo traveler also. Please contact us in our email for more details with your requirements.
If you wish to stay longer, we can offer plenty of suggestions: Bungee Jumping, mountain biking in the Kathmandu valley, white water Rafting, Jeep Flyer, Paragliding, Rock climbing, Jungle Safari tour, Skydiving, Mt. Everest view flight, Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar square, the Kathmandu valley's other historic cities Sightseeing, or a night at the Fort Hotel in Nagarkot for a bit of luxury and some worth able sunset and sunrise mountain panoramas. We help to arrange any of these excursions for you. Namaste and see you during your next trip to the Nepal Himalayas!
Some time we could face problem of internal flights to/from Jomsom delayed by few hours or cancelled for a day because of bad weather. It is happen very rarely, but it could even in best trekking season also as you know how climate change is effecting our globe. Therefore, we always recommend you to add one supplement night in Kathmandu after your base camp trek if possible (just for incase). If everything runs smoothly, you can enjoy other activities like sightseeing, rafting, shopping, as you wish in those additional day overnight at hotel.
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu.Upon arrival at international airport, our waiting support team will meet and greet you at the airport assist and transfer to the Hotel.
Day 02 : Trekking preparation and permit paper work day. Trekking preparation and permit organize day. Please, check your insurance details and have a copy of your travel medical insurance policy with you.
Day 03 : Drive Kathmandu to Pokhara (950m) - 6 to 7 hours by tourist bus Our trekking guide will come to the hotel in the morning at six o’clock to pick you with private transport. We’ll drive to Pokhara (200 km) which will take us about 6 to 7 hours on a very scenic route. Along the journey you will witness some stunning scenery of snow capped mountains, green hills, rivers in rafting, and villages. Pokhara is a beautiful valley with panoramic views of Annapurna, Machapuchare (shape of fish tail), Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal and Manaslu. The town of Pokhara is set on the banks of the Phewa Lake. It is smaller and much less hectic than Kathmandu providing the perfect starting point for our trek. Stay overnight at a hotel.
Day 04 : Fly Pokhara to Jomsom (2713m) -25 minutes; Trek Jomsom to Kagbeni (2897m) -3 to 4 hours Early in the morning we will fly to Jomsom. The flight is 25 minutes on a scenic flight view of Spectaculars Mountains. We start the first day trekking from Jomsom (2713m) to Kagbeni (2897m) after breakfast. The trail follows the wide valley of the Kali Gandaki. Here the wind generally picks up after about midday but will at least be blowing at our backs as you head up to ancient village Kagbeni in the morning time. The rest of the day we will explore around the village, people, and culture.
Day 05 : Trek Kagbeni to Muktinath (38000m) -4 to 5 hoursAfter breakfast the trail ascends for couple hundred of meters. Gradually walking you can enjoy the beautiful deserted landscape - caves, old Tibetan style villages, apple garden, yaks herds, and sheep herds and so on. Far ahead us we can look at the Thorong La valley straight up to Muktinath. We can visit Jharkot, the ancient Tibetan style village, and its fort and monastery built in the 15th century. Now you head upwards following steep path for half an hour towards Muktinath (3800m). This is an important pilgrimage site for both Hindus and Buddhists. Muktnith is indeed a place of nirvana and home to Hindu temples as well as several Buddhist monasteries. The temples are dedicated to Lord Vishnu and have 108 waterspouts around it from which holy water springs out. There is also the Jwala Mai Temple which has an eternal flame fed by natural underground gas.
Day 06 : Trek Muktinith via jhong to Kagbeni (2800m) -5 to 6 hours After breakfast we walk down to the ancient Jharkot village and then continue to the Khinga village whose culture and livelihoods are similar to Tibetan people. We are still in a high alpine area with desert rocky hills and wide windy Kaligandaki valley. Here we can find “Saligram” fossil, incarnation of God Vishnu. After 3 to 4 hours down walk we will get to the village Kagbeni, whose inhabitants are a mix of Tibetans and Gurungs. This gets us to the rusticated upper Mustang Trekking.
Day 07 : Trek Kagbeni to Jomsom (2710m) - 3 hours Today is easy day. The trail goes along the Valley of Kaligandaki River. It is much better to leave early morning avoid to the strong wind after every 10/ 11 am. The trail lead us continues through the Kali Gandaki Valley to Jomson, the headquarters of the Mustang district whose inhabitants are the traditional salt traders, the Thakali people. You can visit the Marpha Thakali village, an hour and forty-five minutes walk away. Marpha is home to many apple orchids as well as all the various food products made from the fruit. Apple Brandy is a local specialty that you may be lucky enough to taste en route.
Day 08 : Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara (950m) -25 minutes, relaxing day Early in the morning fly to Pokhara by small aircraft and watch the majestic mountains above the world’s deepest gorge zoom by. Relax for the whole day at the Pokhara hotel. Alternatively, wander around the lakeside with its fascinating mountain panorama view and charming nature.
Day 09 : Drive back to Kathmandu early in the morning by Tourist Bus - 6 to 7 hours We should be ready by 6:00 in morning in hotel lobby in order to have breakfast or seek advice from your trekking guide. We will drive back to Kathmandu through on the main road passing terraces, streams, rivers, local settlements, and high hills. It takes about 7 hours (conditional) to reach your hotel in Kathmandu. If you are interested to fly from Pokhara to Katmandu (bear in mind the extra cost of the plane tickets) please request Nepal Mother House Trekking to book your flight ticket in advance. It takes about 30 minutes flying time with spectacular views of the Himalayas, high hills, terraces, local settlements, and forests. This can indeed make it worth flying.
Day 10 : Your own destination. In this pleasant day you may have full day at leisure either relax at hotel or explore the around Thamel. Today is day of ending your journey, so we would like offer you farewell program and hand over you Trip Certificate, Trekking Permit and TIMS Card for memory of Nepal trip. Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until departure flight/drive. Our assist will be transfer to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination, taking with you the memory of a life time.
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