Nepal Highland Treks design special tour to Mustang for Nepali. Tour to Upper Mustang is the experience of Trans Himalaya of Nepal bordering Tibet. Explore panoramic mountain views surroundings and scenic Plateau landscape. Upper Mustang also called mini Tibet as it is the same landscape, peoples and their cultures are the same as Tibetan. Mustang Tour Cost for Nepali is depending on how you want to make it. We can organize it as per your interest, timeframe and your budget.
Comfortable packages by private jeep
4 days Itinerary of Jeep Tour to Lower Mustang including Muktinath Temple
Day 01: Drive to Tatopani from Kathmandu (330km - 10 Hours). Overnight at local tea house
Day 02: Drive to Muktinath visit and drive back to Jomsom for overnight (70km - 7 Hours). Overnight at local tea house
Day 03: Drive back to Pokhara (200 km - 10 Hours). Overnight at Hotel
Day 04: Drive back to Kathmandu via Manakamana temple. Overnight at Hotel
- Private Jeep (7 Peoples in one Jeep)
- 3 Nights accommodation
- All the foods
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9 Days Itinerary of Private Jeep Tour to Lower Mustang and Upper Mustang including Muktinath Temple
DAY 01: JEEP DRIVE FROM KATHMANDU - BENI - TATOPANI (2600M). OVERNIGHT AT LOCAL TEA HOUSE
DAY 02: JEEP DRIVES TATOPANI TO MUKTINATH AND BACK TO KAGBENI 2900M. OVERNIGHT AT LOCAL TEA HOUSE
DAY 03: JEEP DRIVES KAGBENI TO GHAMI (3510M). OVERNIGHT AT LOCAL TEA HOUSE
DAY 04: JEEP DRIVES GHAMI TO LO MANTHANG (3840M). OVERNIGHT AT LOCAL TEA HOUSE
DAY 05: EXPLORE LO MANTHANG (3840M). OVERNIGHT AT LOCAL TEA HOUSE
DAY 06: DRIVE BACK TO CHHUKSANG (2980M). OVERNIGHT AT LOCAL TEA HOUSE
DAY 07: DRIVE BACK TO KALOPANI (2530M). OVERNIGHT AT LOCAL TEA HOUSE
DAY 08: DRIVE BACK TO POKHARA (840M). OVERNIGHT AT HOTEL
DAY 09: DRIVE BACK TO KATHMANDU (1340M).
The cost of this tour is based on group size. The best time to visit Upper Mustang is in the month of March, April, May, June, July, August, Sept, Oct, and Nov. You also can choose a special moment to visit Upper Mustang during the Tiji festival. This festival is around mid of May month.
Mustang has 2 sections
Lower Mustang is begun from Beni and goes till Kagbeni and Muktinath. It is also inside of Annapurna conservation area. For Nepali, there is no any entrance fees applied. There can reach by private vehicle driving, local transpiration or taking the flight to Jomsom from Pokhara and get local transpiration. Or get entirely trekking activities. But do not miss famous natural hot spring Tatopani, Unique village Marpha, Kagbeni and Muktinath Temple.
Kagbeni is the entrance of Upper Mustang. It is restricted area and special permit require for foreigners other than Nepali. Nepali peoples do not need any entrance and permit. It may spend some amount to enter some monasteries and caves in Upper Mustang. You can reach Upper Mustang by Jeep, By Cycle, and By Motorbike or by Trekking.
Best way to reach Mustang
Mustang trip by your motorbike: there is rough road connecting Lower Mustang and Upper Mustang from Pokhara via Beni. It reaches up to Lo- Manthang of Upper Mustang.
Mustang Trip by Jeep: Need 4 wheel jeep either for Lower Mustang or for Upper Mustang. It is all dusty rough roads from Beni till Tibet boarder of Upper Mustang. Nepal Highland Treks can manage good ad comfortable Jeep for your Upper Mustang Jeep Tour either from Kathmandu of from Pokhara. There is no any regular transpirations that bring peoples from Jomsom to Upper Mustang.
Mustang Cycling Tour: Since the rough road is in entire Mustang cycling tour is also fun to reach Lower and Upper Mustang. It is a long day’s tour and much adventure too.
Accommodation and foods in Mustang: Accommodation in entire trip is in local tea houses/ Guesthouse. Local peoples of these areas have built their houses as guest houses for all the trekkers or other visitors. It is most important that you eat your foods where you are taking rooms to sleep. Room cost is not so expensive; it can be from 3 hundred Nepali rupees to 1000 Nepali rupees for a room. Dometory rooms for group are also available. You can choose food items from Menu that provides from every guest houses.
Best Season to visit Mustang: Lower Mustang can visit throughout the year although raining season is harder since road may blog with flood in Kaligandaki. Flight to Jomsom from Pokhara is raining season may affect. So the best season to visit Lower Mustang part is from March to May and Sept to November. January and February months are also suitable to Visit Lower Mustang. The best season for Upper Mustang is from March to November. Upper Mustang is rain shadow area of Nepal. Less rain fall at raining season make this area little green which makes area more charming and picturesque.
Mustang Trip cost for Nepali: It is depend how you chose to be there. Accept all the transpiration you might spend around 1,500 Nepali rupees per day that includes 3 times foods and accommodation. Beside that if you use mineral water that cost more. It has option to drink spring water from local taps and River. Bar bills is extra. If you want to take reserve Jeeps either from Kathmandu or from Pokhara please contact us.
Packing List depends on type of your tour. You need more warm clothes than light clothes. Area is cold might reach minus during the night. Warm blanket is proved from local guest houses. If you bring warm sleeping bag yourself that would be better in Upper Mustang part. Up to Lower Mustang trip you do not need to bring sleeping bag since blanket they provide is good enough.