Upper Mustang: Ride to the Lost Kingdom

Introduction

Trip Details: 18d Lost Kingdom Trip

 

Kathmandu - Pokhara - Jomsom - Kagbeni - Lo Manthang - Jomsom - Pokhara - Kathmandu

 

Distance: 197 km

Duration: 4-5 hrs ride per day

Grade: Challenging

Number of days: 18 days

 

Itinerary

Trip Itinerary

 

Day 01, Kathmandu
Arrive in Kathmandu.
Pick up guest at airport.
Transfer to hotel. Preparatory talk in the evening

Day 02, Pokhara
Drive to Pokhara (800m, 7 hr)
Rest of the day at Leisure.

Day 03, Kagbeni
Morning flight to Jomsom (2700m, 20 min)
Ride to Kagbeni (2876m, 10 km; 1 & ½ hr)

Day 04, Samar
Kagbeni to Samar (3735m, 25 km; 5-6 hr)

Day 05, Ghami
Samar to Ghami (4010m, 25 Km; 5-6 hr)

Day 06, Tsarang
Ghami to Tsarang (3870m, 12 Km; 2 hr)

Day 07, Lo Manthang
Tsarang to Lo-Manthang (3967m, 16 Km; 3 hr)

Day 08, Lo Manthang
Lo Manthang Sightseeing.

Day 9, Lo Manthang
Lo-Manthang to Choser Cave  to Lo Manthang. ( 3967m, 16 Km; 3-4 hr)

Day 10, Ghami
Lomanthang to Ghami via Dhakmar (4010m, 22 km; 4-5 hr)

Day 11, Chhuksang
Ghami to Chhuksang (2980m, 29 Km; 5-6 hr)

Day 12, Muktinath
Chhuksang to Muktinath (3760m, 22 Km, 5-6 hr)

Day 13, Jomsom
Muktinath to Jomsom, via Lupra Valley (2700m,  20 Km; 2-3 hr)

Day 14, Pokhara
Morning Flight to Pokhara. (800m, 20 min)

Day 15, Pokhara
Rest Day

Day 16, Kathmandu
Drive to Kathmandu (1350m, 7 hr)

Day 17, Kathmandu
Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing.

Day 18, Fly back. End of the Trip

 

Cost Includes

  • Domestic airfares & land transfer.
  • Upper Mustang special permit. (500 USD per person)
  • All meals & accommodation as per the itinerary. 
  • Certified English Speaking Mountain Bike guide & Porter service.
  • Local government taxes & service charges.

 

Cost Excludes

  • Alcoholic Beverage.
  • Insurance
  • Personal gears & equipment.
  • Personal expenses & medical expenses.
  • Tipping.