Upper Mustang Heli Trek blend both trekking journey and luxurious helicopter ride experience to presents a whole new perspective of the region. These trek takes you to one of amazing valley filled with the true combination of lifetime memories and natural beauty. Explore truly a hidden paradise of Nepal with very untouched setting and Tibetan Buddhism culture within 13 Days. You trek along the Jomsom, Kagbeni, Chhuksang, Samar, Geling, Tsarang and finally to Lo Manthang which are classical itinerary for Upper Mustang Trek. Through these, You will not miss a single sight and after exploration take helicopter flight back to Pokhara which provide you an opportunity to capture the special amazing aerial views.
Trek to Upper Mustang goes through the Jomsom in Lower Mustang, Annapurna region and gradually to Upper Mustang restricted area. The ancient kingdom was only open in 1992 for foreigners. Upper Mustang belongs to the restricted area of Nepal where special permit requires to visit. It had not been in touch with the rest of the country for many years. The Mustang trek is not particularly difficult as the the highest point reached being only 3,800 meters at Lo Manthang. Anyone with a moderate level of fitness can be able to complete this trail without any great experience.
Trek Route and Heli Flight Back
Upper Mustang Heli Trek commence in Kathmandu Valley followed by flight to Pokhara. We take a flight to Jomsom next day and officially begin our trekking journey. You will follow the famous Kali Gandaki Valley partly walking in the river bed itself. From Kagbeni the restricted area starts. With this, we shall continue heading to our next destination called Chhuksang. Along the trail get the Majestic view of Himalayas such as Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, Tukuche Peak , Thorong Peak, Nilgiri and many more peaks.
Followed by hike to different village, we will reach Lo Manthang village on day nine starting from Kathmandu. There is so much to see, do and discover in Lo Manthang. It is one of the best places with full of historical things, a walled city with around 150 houses. Inside this city, there are centuries-old mysterious caves and palaces. You will explore the Gompas including Ghar Gompa and Royal Palace. You will also get an opportunity to explore the Namgyal Monastery, whose interiors are painted with the images of the Buddha and his disciples. Next, we will head back to Pokhara via Private Helicopter flight.
Permits to Enter Upper Mustang
Upper Mustang Trek and Lo Manthang Helicopter Tour falls under the luxurious trip which is bit more expensive than other trekking. But, the view of the sparkling mountain, culture, ethnic lifestyle, mesmerized landscape, and Mustang’s pristine valleys worth the cost. All the trekkers willing to visit ancient Kingdom of Lo Manthang are require to purchase USD 500 per person special permits which is valid for 10 days. To stay longer, it will cost an additional USD 50 per day. In addition, each trekker needs to pay USD 20 for the Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP). With Aspiration Adventure all the permit and fees are included in the cost. We are one of those privileged companies that can not only get you a trekking permit, but also provide you with a knowledgeable experience guide who have been to these region several times.
Best Time to Visit Mustang
Upper Mustang can be visited throughout the year but, Spring and Autumn are the best seasons to visit Mustang. In these time weather and Temperature remain clear and favorable. Surprising this trek can also be done in Monsoon time. In May the Tiji Festival is held where, trekkers would also combine Upper Mustang Helicopter Trek with this traditional festival.
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