Lo Manthang trek is one of the best and adventurous, trek in the upper Mustang region. In just 16 days, you will walk on varied landscapes, admiring the beautiful Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri Himals. You will admire how beautiful and amazing of a place is Mustang. Not just nature, but the people of the region, are sure to win our hearts. They teach us the proper way to treat our guests. The trail itself is very enjoyable but the mountains and the landscape, add icing to the cake.
We start our upper Mustang trek from Kathmandu. Travelling to Pokhara on the very next day, we will explore some of the beautiful places of the city. We then travel to Jomsom then trek to Kagbeni, on the next day. From Kagbeni to Chele, then we trek to Geling. On our journey to Geling, we enjoy the amazing view of the Nilgiri Himal dominating Annapurna Himal. From Geling, we continue our trek and reach Charang on the next day. From Cherang, we trek to Lo Manthang. We spend 2 nights at Lo Manthang. 2 nights are spent at Lo Manthang to better acclimatize to the climatic condition of the region.
From Lo Manthang, we trek to Dhakmar then, to Syangboche. We then continue our trek to Chhuksang. From Chhuksang, we trek to Kagbeni, then to Jomsom on the next day. Taking a flight back to Pokhara, we return back to Kathmandu.
In essence, you will have enjoyed the amazing natural, and cultural beauty of the upper Mustang region. In just 16 days of time, you will have travelled through varied landscapes, once again falling in love with nature. At the end, you will be left with beautiful memories and an amazing experience. You will travel back home, having travelled through some challenging and adventurous terrains.
Best Time to Trek
Lo Manthang trek, can be best enjoyed during Spring season (March-May), and also during Autumn season (September to November). Being a rain shadow area, Mustang doesn’t receive any rainfall during Monsoon season (June to August). This provides us great opportunity to visit Mustang during this time.