Upper Mustang Trekking leads culturally significant hidden Kingdom of remaining mysterious for a long time. The trek was permitted only after 1992. The trek lies in the restricted area of the Mustang region, requires a special trekking permit. The trail lies in the Himalayan rain shadow area, which is almost arid but the seasonable flowers and vegetation makes the trek spectacular. Monsoon is one of the best favorable seasons for the trek to Upper Mustang trekking. The trail of Upper Mustang was used by the traders, many years before.
The features of the isolated and imposing landscape are equally assisted by the cultural beauties as monasteries, mani walls and the whitewashed houses throughout the trail. The frequent up and down trail, the red sandy cliffs, view of Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri and Annapurna Mountain ranges are very heartwarming. The windswept valleys and narrow gorges make the trek pretty challenging but a moderately fit person can do this trek. Crossing over some of the passes, travelers reach of the stone-walled town of Lo-Manthang, which is a remarkable and ultimate destination. This is a blessed destination for the cultural exploration throughout the surroundings. Tiji festival is the identity of this place that has got an international recognition.
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 Upper Mustang 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. Upper Mustang trekking located 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 upper mustang 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 upper mustang 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 upper mustang 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, upper mustang 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 your upper mustang 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 a 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 upper mustang 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
Die Trekking Tour mit Glacier Adventure Company und dem Guide Tilak Shresta war ein tolles Erlebnis. Alles war bestens organisiert und man merkt, dass er Spaß an seinem Job hat. Auch wenn die Gegebenheiten Improvisation erforderten, regelte er alles im Hintergrund. Wenn man einen gutgelaunten Profi buchen möchte, dann ist man bei Ihm richtig.
"One Round Thing - Nepal Trekking with Tilak Shresta (Mustang)" ( English Language)
The trekking tour with Glacier Adventure Company and Guide Tilak Shresta was a great experience. Everything was well organized and you can tell he enjoys his job. Even if the circumstances required improvisation, he regulated everything in the background. If you want to book a good-humored professional, then you are right with him.
By Stephan , Germany