Jomsom Muktinath trekking is the most exciting trekking trail in Nepal, Locate in the Annapurna massif. This trail is not magnificent for pilgrims only, but also famous for the adventurous trekking in the Himalayas. It is the half part of the Annapurna circuit trekking. Muktinath is a famous pilgrimage place with 108 taps and amazing temples, explore Hindus and Buddhist culture. To the Hindus, it is sacred as the place of salvation. The Lord Vishnu got salvation from the Brinda (wife of Jalandhar). It is the source of fossilized Ammonites, known Nepali as Saligrams, found all along the upper reaches of the Kali Gandaki Rivers. The whole trail really a enjoy trekker, beautiful lake city Pokhara, the world deepest gorge (Kali Gandaki River makes 2200m) located between the Annapurna I and Dhaulagiri I Himal, Passes through beautiful Rupse waterfalls, Pine forest, Natural hot water ponds, famous apple garden, most windy trails, The unique architecture of this region is found in the Marpha village, monastery village Kagbeni and some other typical villages of Thakalis and Buddhist.
This trekking is special for who do not have previous experience. This is more developed trekking trails in Nepal and offering comfortable lodges and good foods. Muktinath (3800m) is the highest point in this trek. Trekkers enjoy the stunning sunrise mountain views from Poonhill above 8000m Dhaulagiri I and another neighbor mountain like Nilgiri, Annapurna South, Fishtail, Tukuche Peak etc. The Glacier Adventure Company has a decade of experience team and successful record of Jomsom Muktinath trekking.
This above Itinerary is a guideline and a standard pattern of what we provide. Our trips can be customized in your interest to accommodate your specific requirements. We also arrange Jomsom Muktinath trekking without sightseeing and hotel arrangements.
NOTE: During the trips, weather conditions, local politics, transportation or multiple other factors. They are beyond our control, can changes itinerary. However, Unlikely that itinerary would be substantially altered, if necessary, Group leader will decide the best alternative, they considering the best one of the whole group. Where a change does occur, we do everything best. we minimize its special effects but we cannot be responsible for the results of delays.
Trekker’s safety is our paramount concern while trekking with Glacier Adventure. Every effort will be made to keep to the above the itinerary. Jomsom Muktinath trekking is located in the remote area in the Annapurna region. Glacier Adventure can’t guarantee it such as weather condition, availability of porter and the health of team members can all contribute to change. Guide and Sherpa will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.
Glacier Adventure hosts the Pre-trip meeting in Kathmandu 2nd day of the itinerary. Trekkers introduce with trek leader. We will provide an opportunity for individuals to ask questions about Jomsom Muktinath trekking. The pre-trip meeting covers personal equipment, acclimatization and to introduce you to another team member. Glacier Adventure hopes pre-trip meeting have excellent, informative, supportive and fun.
Glacier Adventure’s Jomsom Muktinath trekking itinerary is focus rules AMS (Acute Mountain Sickness) when going up too fast causes a medical condition serious enough to kill. Higher mountains area is less oxygen in the air. If, trekkers are wanted safe Jomsom Muktinath trekking. Their body needs some days to rest in the less air environment. Especially, travelers need to know the heart, lungs/blood diseases to consult their doctor before leaving home. Glacier Adventure’s itinerary designed to try to prevent AMS as much as possible. It is important to remember that some people are more susceptible than others.
Physical Condition & Experience Requirements
Normally, Jomsom Muktinath trekking is a remote mountain in the Annapurna region. This is suitable for physical fit walkers. The traveler must be in good health and physical condition. Most parts of treks five to six hours walk but some days are seven hours. It is a good idea; prepare yourself in the lead-up to your trip with some regular exercise. The best form of which is long walking in the hill area. Technical experience is not required, hiking experience is an advantage, but the most important thing is a positive attitude and a generous amount of determination. If you have any pre-existing medical conditions, it is vital you let us know the details of these before setting Also, before coming to Nepal it's important to consult your doctor regarding vaccination and any other medical concerns the trip may raise. “Medical and emigration expenses are your responsibility.”
When traveling with Glacier Adventure. Trekkers must be fully insured, including Air rescue, Air ambulance, and treatment service. Have an accident? Trekkers should be careful in choosing a policy; however, as some make special exceptions for adventure travel. Please note that Glacier Adventure doesn’t arrange any insurance.
Glacier Adventure staffs try to make successful, enjoyable and memorable in Jomsom Muktinath trekking. They are innocent, helpful, experienced and Careful. Your trip leads by the best and most professional leader. He had a long experience. He has knowledge of Culture, Ecosystem, flora and fauna, geography and history of Nepal. Glacier Adventure’s leader trained following things
Trekking guide training.
First aid course.
Trekking is adventures. Porter’s job is the hard working job. They carry trekker suppliers and baggage that makes a journey easy and comfortable into the remote mountains in the Annapurna region. We ensure all our porters are well trained and well paid. Porters who become sick are treated with the same care and attention as team members and we have previously used helicopters at Tour expense to rescue porters from dangerous situations. The porter's sake, we require all trekkers keep their bag weight 15 to 20kg. We support the work of the International Porter Protection Group (IPPG), Provides help and advice to those organizations to improve the working conditions of the porters on whom we depend.
All accommodations for Jomsom Muktinath trekking are twin sharing basic included in trip cost. The trip based on, standard service and Standard hygiene food. There are two types of accommodations on the trip. Standard tourist hotel in Kathmandu, Pokhara and during the treks, Trekkers spends standard Guest house which one normal room with wooden beds and foam mattress. Glacier Adventure also provides the attached bathroom where is possible. Some places are only having shared shower/washing and toilet facilities. We always try to provide good rooms in all places.
We will easily organize this trip on the dates requested by you. Please contact us for your customized departure date
My wife and I have been to Nepal many times. Over the past years Glacier Adventure have provided several treks for us and family members, including Manaslu, Annapurna Base Camp, and Helambu, all of which have been a most enjoyable experience. We can recommend the professional service that Tilak provides and the security one feels when trekking in these magnificent mountains with a guide who is knowlegable and experienced such as Tilak.
By Jarle Raiman , New Zealand