Jomsom Muktinath Trek (15 days)
Jomsom Muktinath TrekkingIf you just visit in Nepal for short duration and interested for trekking after arriving Nepal this trekking is suitable for you. Similarly if you don’t have enough time to do the en-tire Annapurna circuit, this trek provides almost as much cultural diversity. At the start of the trek, you pass first through Brah-min and Chhetri villages, then Gurung and Magar villages, and finally, along the Kali Gandaki, Thakali culture.
Your trekking preparation:
This trek is considered as a non-technical trek and suitable for average people. If you are moderately fit and have a sense of adventure will enjoy this trek. The program is designed to acclimatize you gradually and not expected high altitude sickness. However you are requested to check your altitude fitness and the itinerary.
We suggest you to strengthen your knee muscles and prepare for several days of steep descents. Some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, biking or aerobics is recommended, but mostly hiking on steep hills or running up and down steps are preferable.
Please note that the following program is prepared in the fact basis however can be change in some circumstances but adjustments will have to made during the trekking. We request you to be flexible with the situation to enjoy yourself. As the trek is designed for camping arrangement, everything is handled by our team of porters, sherpas and cooks who carry the equipment, assemble and dissemble the camp and have hot meals waiting for you at every food break.
Any trek in this region is an experience to remember for everyone in lifetime. The famous trekking routes of this region are Jomsom-Muktinath trail, Annapurna circuit, Annapurna Base Camp, Gorepani/Ghandruk loop, Sikles/Lamjung Himal loop, and Upper Mustang. The best time to trek there in Spring and Autumn seasons of the year however some parts can be trek all the year round even in monsoon days and winter.
Day to Day Itinerary:
Day 1: Arrival Kathmandu, Transfer to Hotel
Day 2: Kathmandu sightseeing
Day 3: Drive to Pokhara
Day 4: Drive to Nayapul and walk to Hile
Day 5: Walk up to Ghorepani
Day 6: Pun Hill (3210mtr) & to Tatopani
Day 7: Ghasa
Day 8: Tukuche
Day 9: Trek to Jomsom
Day 10: Trek to Muktinath
Day 11: Kagbeni Back from Muktinath
Day 12: Trek to Jomsom
Day 13: Fly back to Pokhara from Jomsom
Day 14: Pokhara to Kathmandu (By Bus or By Flight)
Day 15: Free time Or Departure
The cost includes the following services:
Land Transfer Kathmandu-Besisahar by chartered bus
3-meals per day to be prepared by our experienced cook
Camping gear (two-person tents, mattress, kitchen tent and toilet tent)
Supporting field staff and professional trekking guides.
Guide, Sherpa, Cook, Kitchen boy, Porter’s fees and insuranc
Annapurna Conservation Area entrance permit
TIMS permit fee
Domestic airfare (Pokhara-Kathmandu or Pokhara to Kathmandu. )
Cost does not include:
Accommodation and meals in Kathmandu or in Pokhara
Kathmandu airport departure tax
Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost
Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls, alcoholic beverages, bottled drinks (including cold drinks and mineral water), tips, gifts, souvenirs, etc.