Mustang Tour

Trip At Glance

Name of Trail Mustang Nepal Tour
Grade Easy
Maximum Altitude 3840m
Transportation Private Vehicle

Outline Itinerary

Day Acitivity
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu (1360M)
Day 2 Drive to Pokhara (820M)
Day 3 Drive from Pokhara to Jomsoom (2740M)
Day 4 Drive to Muktinath (3840M)
Day 5 Drive back to Pokhara (820M)
Day 6 Drive back to Kathmandu (1360M)
Day 7 Departure

Overview And Highlights

Mustang is a region in northern Nepal known for its stunning natural beauty as well as cultural significance. Mustang was once a separate kingdom, and it still retains a distinct identity with its distinct traditions, architecture, and language. Mustang also has the famous "Forbidden Kingdom," which was closed to foreigners until 1992.Mustang trekking is a popular activity among adventure seekers who are looking for a unique experience that combines hiking through stunning landscapes with cultural immersion. The trek offers a chance to explore ancient caves, monasteries, and fortresses, as well as interact with local people and learn about their way of life.

The Mustang trek takes you through a variety of landscapes, from the lush valleys of the Kali Gandaki River to the arid high-altitude desert. The region also contains some of the world's highest peaks, including Mount Dhaulagiri and Annapurna.

Highlights of Mustang Tour

  • Explore Local Tibetan lifestyle
  • Enjoy the flora and fauna throughout the journey
  • Lush valley of Rhodendrons and oaks
  • Awesome mountains views
  • Get to see the first sunrise of the Nepal
  • Explore Tibetan Buddhist Culture
  • Explore the unexplored ancient kingdoms of Nepal
  • Explore the sky caves

Places to visit During Mustang Tour

  • Kali Gandaki River
  • Rupse waterfall
  • Jomsoom Valley
  • Kagbeni
  • Lete
  • Marpha village
  • Apple Orchards
  • Monasteries
  • Muktinath Temple
  • Red Cliffs
  • Marpha Monastery

Outline Itinerary of Mustang Tour

We have Designed 2 options for Mustang Tour

Option 01: Tour In Lower Mustang

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Drive to Pokhara

Day 03: Drive from Pokhara to Jomsoom

Day 04: Drive to Muktinath

Day 05: Drive back to Pokhara

Day 06: Drive back to Kathmandu

Day 07: Departure

Option 02: Tour in Upper Mustang

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Tatopani
Day 03: Drive from Tatopani to Muktinath
Day 04: Drive from Kagbeni to Ghami
Day 05: Drive to Chhuskang
Day 06: Drive to Kalopani
Day 07: Flight/Drive to Pokhara
Day 08: Flight/Drive to Kathmandu
Day 09: Departure

Some of the Frequently Asked Questions about Mustang Tour

Why is Mustang famous Destination to Visit in Nepal?

Mustang is famous destination to visit in Nepal because it is known for its natural scenery, culture, and various beautiful landscapes. Upper Mustang has a cool, semi-arid Trans Himalayan climate and it is also known for its adventurous trekking, Tibetan culture, and exploration of a thousand-year-old monastery.

Do I need permit for Travelling in Mustang?

For having tour in Lower Mustang you don't need to have any kind of special permit. But if you wish travel in Upper Mustang you need two trekking permit. They are available at tourist offices in Pokhara and Kathmandu.The first permit is Annapurna Conservation permit and the second permit is Trekkers information Management System or TIMS. But if you wish to take permit without any issue we recommend to take permit by our company.

What is the best month to visit Mustang?

Best month to visit Mustang is June and September, which are the summer months. Visitors can enjoy the great landscape in relatively warmer weather during this time. This will also allow visitors to take tours and hikes in this area that would otherwise be impossible during the colder months. But if you wish to see snow fall then during the winter season is also advisable to visit.

What to pack for Upper Mustang Tour?

Since, it is Annapurna region you need to carry warm and cozy clothes to make yourself warm and comfortable. It is a cold place, So the warm clothes is required for this trek. Some of the essentials equipments are T-shirt, Fleece jacket/down jacket, Socks, Short, A pair of shoes, Hiking boots, Thermal shirt, Thermal trousers, Inner gloves, Outer gloves, Woolen cap, Rubber slipper, Water proof trousers, Sleeping bag, Sun glass, Head lamp, Reusable water bottle, Water purification tablets, Hand sanitizer, First aid kit, Enough cash for trek(No ATM would be found during trek) .

Detail Itinerary

Day 1

Arrival in Kathmandu

On your arrival our team member will be waiting for you at the Tribhuvan International Airport. Our team member  will warmly welcome you and transfer you to a hotel in Kathmandu (in a private vehicle). You can relax  for a while after checking into the hotel. We will meet you at our office and introduce you to your guides. The meeting will be followed by a warm welcome meal at one of Kathmandu's best traditional Nepali restaurants. Along with the meal you will get to experience ethnic dancing and cultural music of Nepal. Rest overnight.

Star Hotel
Day 2

Drive to Pokhara

Early morning drive through the beautiful Nepalese countryside to reach the Pokhara. You can have the chance to experience the serenity of the less traveled places in Nepal, and to have a glimpse on the quaint villages along the way. Pokhara is a scenic and leisure hub where you can sit back and enjoy yourself beside the beautiful Fewa lake.  Enjoy your own time after the long ride and rest overnight at hotel.

Star Hotel
Day 3

Drive from Pokhara to Jomsoom

Jomsoom is 157km away from Pokhara. It takes nearly 6 hours to reach Jomsoom. On the way to Jomsoom you can explore the greenery of Nepal. The route follows Kali Gandaki river The kali Gandaki river is also the one of the fastest flowing river of Nepal. You will get to witness the mind blowing views of different places like Ghasa, Lete, Kobang, Marpha and Jomsoom. On the way you will get to see the most beautiful Rupse waterfall. It is 300m height waterfalls and most popular place among tourists as it is on the way to Jomsoom.

Deluxe Lodge
Day 4

Drive to Muktinath

Early in the morning we will drive to Muktinath temple. It is nearly 25km from Jomsoom. We can reach in 1 hour and after that you can hire a horse and can go to the temple or else you can walk the stairs and reach the temple. After reaching the temple you can go and worship Lord Vishnu. After worshipping don.t forget to take bath in 108 water spouts and 2 ponds. It is believed that taking bath in spouts and ponds it brings salvation. Enjoy the cultural and worshipping environment of devotes and vibe the nature.

Day 5

Drive back to Pokhara

Pokhara is 157km away from Jomsoom. It takes nearly 6 hours but for us it will be 9/10 hours. On the way to Pokhara we will visit the monastery situated on the way. We will visit different caves located on the way which is there from nearly more than 1000 years ago. We will stop at Rupse waterfall. You can click pictures and have fun playing in the water. After that we will visit local Dhaba for having the local Nepali meal. We will sing, dance, play games and do fun activites and come back to Pokhara.

Star Hotel
Day 6

Drive back to Kathmandu

After breakfast, we will head towards Kathmandu city. On the way we will see the local lifestyle, Marshyangdi river, Trishuli river, the local Dhaba(Highway restaurant), view of mountains along with green hill stations. Snatch the last moment to enjoy vibes of Kathmandu and grab the last chance to capture memorable moment in Nepal.

Star Hotel
Day 7


We will serve you breakfast in the morning. If your flight is planned for the morning. In accordance with your travel plans, our team member will go with you to drop you at the Airport(In a private vehicle). If your flight is in the evening, you may go for shopping and pick up some souvenirs for your loved ones, or you can just hang around the Kathmandu city. Additionally, if you wish to stay in Nepal for a few extra days, we can set up some of the best adventure activities or tour activities there.

What Is Included ?

  • Airport pick up and drop service. 
  • Sightseeing Tour around
  • All accommodation with breakfast
  • All private transportation cost
  • Government and Local Taxes
  • Comprehensive medical kit, Travel Insurance and Rescue arrangement
  • Local trek Guide

What Is Excluded?

  • Visa Cost
  • International Airfare
  • Drinks and Beverage cost
  • Personal expenses, tips and shopping cost
  • Additional facilities cost

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  • associated with Trekking agencies association of Nepal
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  • associated with Nepal Association of Tour & Travel Agents
  • associated with Tourism Board of Nepal

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