Lo-Manthang is an ancient
Himalayan Kingdom which lies in the northern central
part of Nepal and at the top of the Kaligandaki River,
in the upper Mustang Region. Upper Mustang consists of
two distinct regions: the southern part and the northern
where the languages, culture and traditions are alike to
those of the Tibetan people. This area is consider as
one of the most interesting and picturesque places in
Nepal. The whole area has an isolated and mystical feel
to it, enchanting and inspiring visitors to this region.
The trek to Lo- Manthang is through high altitude desert
country climbing in and out of the huge sided valley of
the Kali Gandaki. In places the gorge which the Kali
Gandaki River runs through is the deepest in the world.
This region is full of some of Nepal’s oldest Buddhist
Monasteries, ancient and isolated villages with quaint
white washed houses.
Facts of the Trek
||Moderate to Strenuous
March, April, May, October, November
Per day walking:
||5 – 6 hours
Type of Trek:
Explore the ancient Himalayan Kingdom
Interesting and picturesque places
World Deepest gorge
Ancient and isolated village
Unique culture and Tradition
Day 01: After your arrival in Kathmandu, our
representative will transfer you to your hotel in the
heart of Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel (B)
Day 02: Full Day Kathmandu sight seeing Tour: You will
visit many Buddhist and Hindu temples which reflect the
local culture and tradition of Nepalese society
including the World Heritage sites such as Kathmandu
Durbar Square, Swayambhu Stupa (Monkey Temple),
Bouddhanath, Pathupatinath Temple and Patan Darbar
Square. Overnight at Kathmandu (B)
Day 03: Fly to Jomsom from Kathmandu. O/N at Jomsom
Day 04: Jomsom to Kagbeni
Day 05: Kagbeni to Chele (3100m)
Day 06: Chele to Geling (3570m)
Day 07: Geling to Charang (3560m)
Day 08: Charang to Lo Manthang (3840m)
Day 09: In Lo Mathang
Day 10: Trip around Lo Manthang
Day 11: Lo Manthang to Drakmar
Day 12: Drakmar to Shyangmochen
Day 13: Shyangmochen to Chhuksang
Day 14: Trek back to Kagbeni from Chhuksang. O/N at
Day 15: Trek back to Jomsom. O/N at Jomsom.
Day 16: Fly back to Pokhara. O/N at Pokhara.
Day 17: Drive back to Kathmandu. Hotel, B.B. O/N at
Day 18: Transfer to the Airport for your onward
(Note: B = Breakfast, L= Lunch, D = Dinner)
here for detail trekking itinerary:
(The trip price will vary depending on the group size,
duration and services required. Please contact us via
our website with your details to obtain a quote.)
Transportation to and from Kathmandu by air or road as
3 meals per day during the trek (breakfast, lunch &
dinner) including the coffee and tea.
Accommodation in tea house or provided tents during the
trek as mentioned in the trek type.
Accommodation including breakfast at 3-4 star hotels in
Highly experienced Government licensed guide and
necessary porters during the trek.
Government / Local taxes, Tourist service charge, guide
/ porter insurance and salary, general equipment,
national park and conservation area fees.
Kathmandu City Tour with an Experienced Tour Guide (
Kathmandu , Bhaktapur, and Lalitpur) depends on your
Trekking Registration Certificate (TRC).
International Airport Departure Tax
Major meals, Lunch and dinner during your stay in
Any type of personal expenses, such as alcoholic
beverages and drinks, phone and laundry.
Airport departure tax to be paid in rupees on your
departure 1760 rupees
entry visa fee US$ 30 (duration 60 days from date of
issue) - you may easily obtain the visa upon your
arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport - Kathmandu .
Rescue & travel insurance, trip cancellation costs,
accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or
damage to baggage and personal effects. We strongly
advise you to take out personal travel insurance.
Tips & Gratuities
here for Lo-Manthang Trekking