Upper Mustang Trek

Days

16

Type

Start Destination

End Destination

Main Destination

Theme

Kathmandu

Kathmandu

Nepal

Trekking and walking

Starting from

USD 2068

Venture the isolate reaches of Upper Mustang and explore the ancient forbidden Kingdom of Lo

Red Carpet’s Upper Mustang trekking offers wonderful barren beauty, autonomous Tibetan cultural values, and the rural lifestyle. It is the rare privilege that you get a chance to explore the Annapurna region as well as Upper Mustang. Upper Mustang is not so visited, yet has immense natural beauty. Not much sophisticated but has a lot of attractions and the rural settlement and the lifestyle of people is unique. Fluttering prayer flags and the windy weather makes an amazing experience in this region will give you an amazing sense of excitement. The remote settlement but rich in natural and cultural beauty, this place offers the finest rural trekking experience in Nepal. The Mustang region is dry and windy making the surroundings unique and fascinating. The natural carvings in the mountains are exciting and wonderful. You will be interacting with the locals more because of the shared kitchen. Eating and sleeping like locals make this trip more exciting and you will get to know about the lifestyle of people in mountainous regions. visit what to pack while trekking in Nepal

Is this trip right for me?

Travel theme: Trekking and Hiking

Red Carpet’s Trekking and Hiking trips offer affordably priced, action-packed, community-based activities and experiences. Learn more about our trekking and hiking trips.

Service: Standard

This trip offers Standard levels of service and cost options. Learn more about our service standards here.

Trip type: Private, fixed departure

This trip offers both Private and fixed departure bookings. Learn more about trip types.

Physical rating: Level 5

Level 5 physical rating means trips with distinguished physical activities which includes extreme trek and hike more than 6 hours / day for an extended duration, probably in high altitudes and may include other activities like cycling / rafting etc. Learn more about physical levels.

Trip Highlights

  • Visit Kagbeni village and learn about the local culture and traditions prevalent in this region.
  • See the world’s deepest Kaligandaki river gorge.
  • Experience the rural and distinct lifestyle of upper Mustang
  • Wonderful Himalayan panoramic Views
  • Explore the beauty of incredible Jomsom
  • Experience the Wonderful landscapes, sceneries and barren beauty of Upper Mustang.

Trip Itinerary

Dates & Rates

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Trip Date Trip End Date Trip Rate Availibility Total Person
01/04/2020 01/04/2020 USD 2068 12/12
20/04/2020 20/04/2020 USD 2068 12/12
10/05/2020 10/05/2020 USD 2068 12/12
30/05/2020 30/05/2020 USD 2068 12/12
19/06/2020 19/06/2020 USD 2068 12/12
08/07/2020 08/07/2020 USD 2068 12/12
28/07/2020 28/07/2020 USD 2068 12/12
17/08/2020 17/08/2020 USD 2068 12/12

Whats included?

3-star or similar hotel accommodation at Kathmandu and Pokhara Basic lodge / tea-house accommodation during the trek
Daily breakfast (4) at Kathmandu and Pokhara Daily meals (breakfast - 11, lunch - 11, dinner - 11) during the trek
Private vehicle for airport / hotel / airport and other transfers Public tourist bus for intercity travel (eg: Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu) Flight from Pokhara to Jomsom, and from Jomsom to Pokhara
All required permits and passes (TIMS card, ACAP fee, Upper Mustang restricted area permit) A Red Carpet Trip Leader for 15 days, who will guide you during your travels and trek A 24/7 available trip manager in Kathmandu, just a phone call away A First aid kit

Private Trips

If you are not into joining a group of people you have never met on a multi-day journey, or you want that bit of privacy with your family and friends, ourprivate trips are just for you.

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Step 1: Please select the level of service

Standard is the lowest price option to privately book this trip. This option includes only the basic necessities to complete your trip while covering all mentioned activities, experiences and attractions.

Whats included?

3-star or similar hotel accommodation at Kathmandu and Pokhara Basic lodge / tea-house accommodation during the trek
Daily breakfast (4) at Kathmandu and Pokhara Daily meals (breakfast - 11, lunch - 11, dinner - 11) during the trek
Private vehicle for airport / hotel / airport and other transfers Public tourist bus for intercity travel (eg: Kathmandu - Pokhara - Kathmandu) Flight from Pokhara to Jomsom, and from Jomsom to Pokhara
All required permits and passes (TIMS card, ACAP fee, Upper Mustang restricted area permit) A Red Carpet Trip Leader for 15 days, who will guide you during your travels and trek A 24/7 available tour manager in Kathmandu, just a phone call away A First aid kit

Upgraded is the middle option, from a price standpoint, to privately book this trip. It includes more compared to the Standard option and puts slightly more focus on creature comforts compared to experiences and activities.

Whats included?

4-star or similar hotel accommodation at Kathmandu and Pokhara Basic lodge / tea-house accommodation during the trek
Daily hotel breakfast (4) and hotel dinner (4) at Kathmandu and Pokhara Daily meals (breakfast - 11, lunch - 11, dinner - 11) during the trek
Private vehicle for all land transportations (transfers, intercity travel, sightseeing etc) Flights for Pokhara to Jomsom, and from Jomsom to Pokhara
All required permits and passes (TIMS card, ACAP fee, Upper Mustang restricted area permit) A Red Carpet Trip Leader for 15 days, who will guide you during your travels and trek Local porter (s) to help you carry your luggage during the trek A 24/7 available tour manager in Kathmandu, just a phone call away A First aid kit

Whats included?

Trip Notes

  1. Airport / hotel transfers are available only under private trip bookings by default. It is also available for fixed departure bookings, but only as add-ons.
  2. Hotel details, names and other specific trip details will be provided by the Red Carpet representative (s) post-booking.
  3. The starting point of this trip is Kathmandu. For private trip bookings, trip will start from your hotel in Kathmandu, and there are no alternatives for this.If you book a fixed departure for this trip and would like to join the group elsewhere from the starting point, you will need to consult with the reservation team.
  4. For fixed departure groups, pre-trip briefing and orientation session will be held at the designated hotel in Kathmandu at 7 PM, so please try and schedule your flight accordingly, or you might miss out on the pre-trip briefing.
  5. Due to the high altitudes involved in this trek (max altitude of 4200 meters above sea level), travelers will be asked to sign a self assessment form while in Kathmandu, and show a valid proof of their travel insurance.
  6. The destinations in this itinerary are highly susceptible to unpredictable weather and sometimes even natural calamities, and might disrupt the standard itinerary. In such cases, the trip captain maintains the right to devise an alternate itinerary to ensure that you end the trip end on time.
  7. Trips generally involve sharing a room (twin or triple sharing depending on the group size) with a fellow traveler. Options to have your own (single) rooms will be provided as add-ons upon checkout. You will avail a single room by default if you are a solo traveler and book a private trip. Please note that due to less lodges and more tourists, you may have to share rooms with other people in teahouses during your trek, especially in peak season (March – April, September to October)
  8. Flights may be delayed due to weather conditions, so it is a wise decision to pre-plan for a couple of extra days in Kathmandu as a buffer against the unpredictability of nature.
  9. The minimum age for participation in this trip is 15 years. Participants below the age of 18 should be accompanied by their parent / guardian.
  10. Please ensure that you have an emergency fund of USD 300 in cash with you on this trip, which you may need to use in cases of delayed or cancelled flights, or for other unforeseen circumstances.
  11. Please note that despite all efforts to take this trip on a smooth and easily doable level, you might encounter health problems at high altitude due to your medical condition or otherwise. In such cases, the trip captain may take decisions that might prevent you from proceeding further based on your health conditions.

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