Upper Mustang Trek and Fly Out by Helicopter is a relaxing way of trekking in one of the ‘Last Forbidden Kingdom’ of Nepal. Upper Mustang Trek, is a renowned trekking trail of Nepal, it is known to the trekkers as ‘The Forbidden Kingdom’ and ‘The Mystical Kingdom’. The history and culture of Mustang are as old as the history of Nepal, as it used to be a separate kingdom ruled by a separate king. It is a splendid trekking destination and very adventurous, the beautiful sceneries, landscapes, culture, and religion are the beauties of this trail.
The majority of the inhabitants are Tibetan Buddhist followers, so for trekkers in every step the power of spirituality can be felt. People are friendly towards the visitors and their simplicity and hospitality will help us know about them. The trail is mystic in itself, so we will be fascinated with the enchanting views of the Himalaya, culture, and customs of the native aboriginals all through the trail.
It is a restricted trail, so fewer trekkers can be seen around, as we need to take extra permits to trek in this region boarding Tibet. Lo Manthang, the cultural capital of Mustang is the oldest village of this region with beautiful scenic views and old clay houses of the people as this has been passed to them from generation to generation. They have maintained their age-old custom and tradition.
So, Lo Manthang is in the process of being listed in the UNESCO world heritage site due to its uniqueness. Throughout the trail different Buddhist monasteries and the Kaligandaki River flowing from the Himalayas will enchant us; the ceremonies inside the monastery can be observed where the monks reform the ritual ceremonies. Above all, the trail itself is the oldest trade route to Tibet and it’s till to date, people travel to Tibet to sell and buy their products.
Moreover, Upper Mustang is untouched by modernism. So, this trail will lead us towards our past to compare with our present where we live in.
The above-mentioned program has been designed by Discover Altitude for trekkers who prefer to trek one way up and fly back to shorten the time. This itinerary will be very fruitful for all age groups as the trail is smooth enough as compared to another trail. Now your age won’t create a burden to be in the Himalayas and visit one of the famous kingdoms of Nepal.
Filled with diverse nature, culture, religion, flora, and fauna the trail passes by the famous Kaligandaki River gorge leading us to the deserted mountain through the ancient Tibetan settlement areas and finally to Lo- Manthang. Starting from Pokhara we fly to Jomsom to reach the Upper Mustang and observing the culture, religion, lifestyle, and visiting age-old monasteries of the region we fly back to Pokhara by helicopter.
Discover Altitude has specially design Upper Mustang Trek-In and Fly-Out Itinerary with frequent field visits by our professional staff to make sure the program goes according to the itinerary mentioned below. For the convenience of our client minute detailed itinerary, cost, highlights, pictures, and the map has been provided. As it is a medium trek in the Himalayas, so the trekkers can visit this trail every season throughout the year.
Regarding the Upper Mustang Trek in and fly out Cost, it varies from the numbers of days and people; and also from the starting point, as the trek can be started from Kathmandu and also from Pokhara and you can fly and drive as well.
We are flexible to revise and customized the itinerary according to the allocated time and interest as far as possible to make sure the need and interests of our valuable clients are accomplished.