Upper Mustang Trekking

Trip Duration 17 Days
Destination Nepal
Trip Grade Moderate
Activity Trekking
Transportation Private Vehicle / Aeroplane
Accomodation Hotel + Lodges
Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
Max. Altitude 3810 M
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Upper Mustang trekking is restricted for the preservation of historical and religious monuments, and the geographical diversity. Upper Mustang area lies in the North West part of the western region, after taking Pokhara – Jomsom flight or overland journey by jeep.

Upper Mustang is revered as one of the best off the beaten trails trekking areas of Nepal. It is situated in Mustang District, hidden in between Dhaulagiri and the Annapurna ranges. Mustang is divided into two parts called Upper Mustang and Lower Mustang with Lo Manthang as the capital of Upper Mustang Kingdom. The lower Mustang region is open to everyone for normal tour and trekking, including Muktinath, Jomsom, and the Annapurna Circuit. Upper Mustang is known as a restrict trekking area. To get there, permits from the Government of Nepal requires a minimum of two people per group, and a special trekking permit must be made prior to trekking in this region.

Upper Mustang trekking can be organized by both tea houses and camping, however, nowadays there are many tea houses available to cater to trekkers visiting Nepal. If you want to do a camping trek then Day Tours Nepal will arrange all necessary camping gear, including sleeping tents, sleeping bags, mattress, pillow, toilet tents, shower tents, dinner tents with tables and camp stools, trekking guide, cook, Sherpa, and porters or mules to carry all your trekking gears. To make your journey simple and cheaper, there are fixed departure dates for Upper Mustang trek.

Cost Includes

  • Full Board (breakfast, lunch and Dinner) in Trekking
  • Pokhara – Jomsom- Pokhara Flights tickets
  • Accommodation during trek (local lodge).
  • Government registered local expert guide,
  • Porters to carry trekking bags.
  • Annapurna Conservation park, Upper Mustang Special fees and TIMS card.
  • In cities Accommodation with breakfast.
  • Guided Tour in city.
  • Welcome and farewell dinner.
  • Equipment clothing for porter & staffs.
  • Insurance for all staff & porters.
  • Transportation as per itinerary
  • First Aid Kit For Upper Mustang Trek
  • Updated Upper Mustang Trekking Map.
  • Salary, allowances, expenses & insurance for all staff including porters

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal visa – Multiple Entrée 30 days – USD 40
  • Lunch & dinner during hotel stay in Kathmandu
  • Personal gears & clothing (available on hire)
  • Tips for guide and porter
  • Table drinks, snacks, personal insurance, medical evacuation in case of emergency.
  • Expenses incurred due to accidents, landslide, strikes, political unrest, etc…
  • International airfare and airport taxes, excess baggage charges, etc..
  • Entrance fees during the sightseeing in the city.

Usefull Info

  • How Much the Upper Mustang Trekking permit cost?

Mustang trekking permit cost $500.00 USD per person for 10 days.

  • Do I need trekking guide for Mustang hiking?

Yes it’s compulsory

  • I don’t have a friend but I want to trek to Upper Mustang, how is it possible?

Join group departure trips or let us know your travel date we will arrange Mustang trek permit.

Upper Mustang Trekking Trip Facts
Trek Duration: 17 days. Grade: Moderate. Best Season: September-May (all around the year)
Group size: Minimum 2 people. Max Attitude: 3810m. Accommodation: Lodge/camp
Transportation: Flight/ Car, Bus. Starts in/Ends in: Pokhara/ Jomsom, Pokhara