Tilicho Lake Trek (16 days)
Your trekking preparation:
Tilicho Lake TrekThis 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 01: Departure by bus for Bhulbhule (950m) Trek to Nagdi.
Day 02: Nagdi to Jagat. 1300m
Day 03: Jagat to Dharapani .1943m
Day 04: Dharapani to Chame. 2713m
Day 05: Chame to upper Pisang. 3292m
Day 06: Upper Pisang to Manang 3351m through Ngawal Village.
Day 07: Manang, Rest day for acclimatization and visit to Manang Gumpa, Ice lake, Gangapurna lake.
Day 08: Manang to Tilicho base camp.
Day 09: Tilicho base camp to Tilicho lake . 4820m- back to Tilicho base camp
Day 10: Tilicho base camp to Yak Kharka. 4200m-
Day 11: Yak kharka to Thorong Phedi. 4450m
Day 12: Thorung Phedi to Muktinath 3798m, while passing by the collar of Thorung la pass 5416m. This stage is particular violent wind bus begin in the collar from 8 hours of the morning… It is necessary to leave therefore about of Thorung Phedi to of the morning to pass the collar in time. It is necessary to foresee some electric lamps therefore (frontal so possible) to be able to walk about of night during 3 hs. (to foresee spare batteries).
Day 13: Muktinath to Jomsom.
Day 14: Fly to Pokhara or continue Down to Nayapool or Beni.
Day 15: Return back to Kathmandu by Tourist bus or by flight to Kathmandu and farewell dinner
Day 16: Departure own your destination
The cost includes the following services:
All Land Transfer Kathmandu-Bhulbhule by normal bus after Trekking from Pokhara to Kathmandu By tourist bus
3-meals per day by soft menu
Accommodation in Pokhara
Mountain Accommodation twin sharing basis at Tea house lodges
Supporting field staff and professional trekking guide & Porters.
Annapurna Conservation Area entrance permit
Tims Cards fee
Company Farewell dinner
Cost does not include:
Accommodation and meals in Kathmandu
Nepal Entry Fee
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.
Domestic airfare (Pokhara-Kathmandu)in case of apply