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Jomsome Muktinath Trek – 14 Days.

14 Days

Well, Jomsom Muktinath Trekking is one of the wonderful trekking package in Annapurna and Mustang Region. Jomsom is located at an altitude of 2700m in Mustang District and is also famous with the name as Dzong-Sampa. The trekking to Jomsom Muktinath takes you to Pokhara through the Valley of Kali Gandaki River to the Pilgrimage site of Muktinath. It also takes in both monasteries and Hindu temples for cultural flavour. And it is one of the most effective ways to get near to the Himalayas; with marvellous views of the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri being the main highlight of the trip. Jomsom Muktinath trek gives you the possibility of viewing the incredible Himalayas, stunning landscapes, Kali Gandaki valley (the private gorge inside the global). The physical beauty alongside the Jomsom Muktinath trek is breath-taking.
Jomsom Muktinath trek lies in the trans-Himalayan region of Annapurna. The trekking trail follows ancient salt trading and pilgrimage route to Jomsom and Muktinath. The Jomsom Muktinath trek is a popular trek which encompasses very interesting Gurung and Thakali villages, apple orchards, rhododendron forests, the world’s deepest gorge, and the windswept Tibetan plateau. Jomsom Muktinath trek gives a beautiful perception of the Nepalese agricultural existence. The diverse Nepalese landscape combined with the rich culture of its people makes this trek all the more rewarding. The Jomsom Muktinath trekking is an ideal for the one who want to explore the diversity of Annapurna region without doing the full Annapurna Circuit trek.
Jomsom Muktinath Trekking Highlights
1. Beautiful panorama of Mt. Annapurna1(8091), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m) and Mt. Nilgiri (7061m).
2. Amazing Kaligandaki river and fossils are found on its bank.
3. Muktinath temple, the pilgrimage center of Hindus as well as Buddhist.
4. Unique culture, lifestyles of Thakali, the indigenous group of north-western part Nepal.
5. Traditional agriculture system of local people.

Accommodation: Lodge, Teahouse
Location: Annapurna
Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Trip Duration: 14 Days
Trip Level: Middle
Max Altitude: 3800m
Suitable for: Adult
season Four seasons
Route:

Kathmandu - Pokhara - Nayapul - Ulleri - Ghorepani - Poon Hill - Ghasa - Tukuche - Kagbani Muktinath - Jomsom - Pokhara - Kathmandu.

The price includes the following services::

• The price Includes the following services:
• Airport pick-up and drop off service by with Private vehicle.
• Standard twin-Share accommodation in 3 star hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast (3 night) and Pokhara (2 night).
• All land transportation from Kathmandu – Pokhara -Nayapul .
• Accommodation in Lodge or guest house during the trek in generally twin- share.
• All meals (breakfast, lunch, diner) during the trek.
• Trekking guide/s.
• Porters (one porter carries 25kg of luddage) - each two-person one porter.
• Sleeping bags, trekking sticks if required.
• Annapuran reason trekking Permits and TIMS.
• Domestic air fair from Jomsom to Pok during the trek.
• Insurance and equipment for trekking staffs.

 

The price does not includes the following services::

The price does not Includes the following
• Personal expenses
• Drinks, beverages, hot shower, charging mobile, wi-fi
• Travel insurance
• Tips for guide
• Lunch dinner at Kathmandu and Pokhara.

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Day 1: Arrive at Kathmandu .

After landing at Tribhuwan International Airport, you will be greeted by a representative of Colors Nepal who will drop you off at hotel. Then after arriving at the hotel, we freshen up and rest for a while. In the evening, a welcome dinner will be organized by the Colors Nepal. Overnight in Kathmandu.

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Day 2: Kathmandu to Pokhara(830m) - 6 hours.

After early breakfast, we leave for Pokhara, also called the lake city due to the large number of lakes in the city. Pokhara is a beautiful valley located on the shores of Fewa Lake. It is also known for its panoramic views of Annapurna and Machapuchare (fishtail) to the north, Dhaulagiri to the west, and Lamjung Himal and Manaslu to the east. It is smaller and much less hectic than Kathmandu, so it provides the ideal starting point for our trip. We enjoy sailing on Fewa Lake and stroll through the picturesque streets of the city in the evening. Overnight in Pokhara.

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Day 3: Pokhara to Nayapul(1025m) and trek to Ulleri (2080m) – 5 hours trek.

After early morning Breakfast we take a private car to Nayapul. It is about 1:30 hours to get there. We start our trekking from Nayapul. During the trek, we pass through many local villages, teahouses, gentle green rolling hills, rivers and local people. After crossing the Tikhedunga Khola on the suspension bridge, the trail begins to climb up quite steeply on a stone staircase that is more than 3200 steps. After climbing the hill we arrive at Ulleri village where we can see Mt. Annapurna south (7219m) and Hiunchuli (6441m). Overnight in Ulleri.

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Day 4: Ulleri to Ghorepani (2850m) – 6 hours trek.

After breakfast, we ascend to the Ghorepani village. Ghorepani is an interesting place with small shops and stalls for selling local products and crafts. We stop at the higher part of the Ghorepani village that offers panoramic views of the surrounding mountains including Annapurna South and Nilgiri mountains. Since Ghorepani lies quite higher than our previous stop, we begin to feel the chilly weather, especially in the evenings. Overnight in Ghorepani.

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Day 5: Ghorepani to Poon Hill(3210m) and trek to Tatopani(1200m) – 7 hours trek.

Most people wake up before dawn the next day to do the morning excursion of Poon Hill (3210 m), one of the best views of the Himalayas in Nepal, a breath-taking view of the sunrise on the high mountains of the Himalayas. The spectacular panorama extends from Dhaulagiri I (8167 m) and Tukuche (6920 m) to Nilgiri (6940 m), Annapurna South, Annapurna I (8091 m), Hiuchhuli (6441 m) and Tarke Kang (7193 m). Gangapurna (7454m), Lamjung Himal (6986m) and Mt. Fishtail (Machhapuchhre 6997m) will cut your breath and eyes. Watching the beautiful sunrise is a defining moment with lots of fun and tranquillity. After breakfast, our trek to Tadapani begins where you will spend the night. A short morning climb to the Deurali pass for a spectacular view of the Dhaulagiri and Annapurna. The trail descends steeply through the dense moss-covered forest with a rich bird life to Tadapani, which also offers a close-up view of the sunset. Overnight in Tadapani.

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Day 6: Tatopani to Ghasa (2010m) -5 hours trek.

We start our hike after breakfast and climb progressively on a trail with the Kali Gandaki River on our right. We cross a suspension bridge over the river and continue our walk. The trail passes through the beautiful waterfall, Rupse Chhahara. We continue our ascent to Ghasa, which is beautifully situated in the lower part of the Kali Gandaki valley which is warm and green. The village is also a popular spot for birdwatching. Night in Ghasa.

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Day 7: Ghasa to Tukuche (2590m) – 5.5hours trek.

We ascend on a steep trail through a forest to the Lete Khola (stream). After walking further, we reach the Lete village. Next, we continue our trek on a trail east of the river and reach Larjung Village. On our trek today we also see beautiful apple orchards and vegetable farms. Marpha is known in Nepal for its tasty apples. Overnight in Tukuche.

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Day 8: Tukuche to Kagbeni (2800m) – 6 hours.

From Tukuche, we take a path that clings to a valley. We climb progressive on a ridge and reach the village of Jomsom. From here we walk north towards Kagbeni, up the Kali Gandaki River, which is the deepest gorge in the world. It gets windy after walking a while so it's important to walk carefully at a steady pace. We pass through Eklebhatti village and continue towards Kagbeni. From Kagbeni, we have a magnificent view of the Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri and Tukuche peaks. Overnight in Kagbeni.

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Day 9: Kagbani to Muktinath )3810m) – 5 hours trek.

Today our trip has a special permit check and then onwards to the Kaligandaki River bank upstream. Along the promenade, we will have quaint and picturesque places to stop and admire. From Kagbeni, the path climbs quickly to reach the direct trail to Khingar at 3200 m. The trail climbs in a desert landscape to the village of Jarkot. Another climb reaches us in Muktinath. Overnight in Muktinath.

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Day 10: Muktinath to Jomsom (2700m) – 5 hours trek.

inath is an important place of pilgrimage for Nepalese of Buddhist and Hindu confession, both of which are closely related to Nepal. We visit the main temple in the morning and visit its surroundings. We can admire the water spouts before visiting a Buddhist monastery located nearby. From Muktinath, we retrace our steps to Jomsom enjoying beautiful views of the Mount Dhaulagiri. Overnight in Jomsom.

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Day 11: Jomsome to Pokhara (827m) – 30 minutes flight.

We take a morning flight to Pokhara. The airplane passes through the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri mountains making the flight itself an amazing experience. Once you arrive in Pokhara, the beautiful city of the lake you can spend the rest of the day at your own pace. Sailing through Fewa Lake and strolling the picturesque streets of Lake Side are a popular choice among visitors. Overnight in Pokhara.

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Day 12: Pokhara to Kathmandu by bus (1400m) – 7 hours trek.

After breakfast, we bid farewell to the beautiful northern horizon of Pokhara and head towards Kathmandu. This will be a trip along the banks of the river with wonderful views of the terraced hills and the Nepalese rural lifestyle. After arriving in Kathmandu, we take a break or do some souvenir shopping. We can stroll around the city of Thamel in the evening. Overnight in Kathmandu.

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Day 13: Kathmandu sightseeing.

day, after early morning breakfast, we begin a tour to many of Kathmandu's most historical and spiritual attractions. Some of these monuments are considered World Heritage sites, such as the Historic Durbar Square, the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, the famous "Temple of the Monkeys" (Swayambhunath) and the Buddhist Sanctuary (Bouddhanath), which is one of the biggest stupas in the world. To celebrate the successful completion of our trip, we will have a farewell dinner at night. Overnight in Kathmandu.

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Day 14: Departure to Home.

Our trip to Jomsom Muktinath in Nepal ends today. Our airport representative will drive you to the airport about three hours before the planned flight. On your return flight, you can bring back incredible memories of your trip to Nepal. We wish you a safe and pleasant journey.