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Also at the southern end of town, a concrete stairway leads to the Mustang Eco Museum, which is worth a visit for its displays on Tibetan herbal medicine (amchi) and its re-created Buddhist chapel.

Taking the bus or flying here brings you very close to the peaks. With a few days to spare, you could walk south to Marpha or go northeast to Kagbeni and Muktinath. Hotels can arrange porters for around Rs 1500 per day.

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Cheap Muktinath Tour Package by Land and Flight from Nepal

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: Mega Mount Trekking & ExpeditionA Sanskrit name Muktinath is a combination of two words Mukti and Nath. Mukti mean salvation and Nath mean god. So Muktinath Tour holds a great importance for all spiritual people in Indian sub continent. Muktinath has been such a holy site where thousands of devotees visit Muktinath in searching for freedom from the cycle of birth and rebirth. A visit to Muktinath Temple, and the Muktinath Tour will help them to get Moksha mean freedom.Muktinath must be visited once after completing the four special religious sites, Chardham Yatra of India.This is sacred pilgrimage sites for both Hindus and Buddhists. It locates in Muktinath Valley of Mustang which is about 18km away from Jomsom. Muktinath temple sits at an altitude of 3800m in the bottom of famous mountain Thorong La Pass. Hindus call it Muktichhetra, place of salvation is one of the four religious sites. It is also one of the 51 Sakti peetams. Many Shaligrams found here are considered by Hindu as incarnation of lord Vishnu and worship them. According to Hindu Myth lord Vishnu turned into Shaligram because of Brinda’s Curse. Muktinath region is also called Muktidham by Indian Pilgrims. Most of South Indian people compulsory visit this place in their life.Muktinath Overland Tour by bus.Day 1: Arrive in Kathmandu(1300m)Receive you at Kathmandu airport, and drive to hotel. Trip briefing and stay night hotel in Kathmandu.Day 2: Drive by Tourist Bus Kathmandu to Pokhara 6/7 HrsDay 3: Jomsom to MuktinathArrive in Jomsom at 11 AM or 12 noon, lunch at Jomsom and drive to Muktinath by local or local bus sharing with other people to Muktinath. Visit Muktinath temple, do puja and arati and stay night there.Day 4: Muktinath -Jomosom -PokharaWalk up in the morning, visit Muktinath temple and get local bus or jeep sharing with other people back to Jomsom and get at 12:00 noon bus back to Kathmandu and travel on bus.Day 5: Arrive in KathmanduIf everything is goes smoothly arrive in Kathmandu early in the morning, rest and stay in Kathmandu.Day 6: Kathmandu airportBreakfast and transfer to airport to get your flight back to home.

$2295 Outdoor Activities

Annapurna Circuit Trek

Day 1 Kathmandu Arrival; Airport pickup, hotel transfer and enjoy welcome dinnerDay 2 Kathmandu Sightseeing & trek Preparation; Orientation & guided tour of 4 UNESCO World Heritage sitesDay 3 Drive to Khudi (800m) 8 hrs; Pass Dumre & get off at Besisahar, Trek to KhudiDay 4 Khudi-Sirung (2200m) 7 hrs; Cross suspension bridges, past Taranche & arrive at Sirung villageDay 5 Sirung-Jagat (1,300m) 7 hrs; Cross suspension bridges over Sangu Khola & Marshyangdi River then reach JagatDay 6 Jagat-Dharapani (1,960m) 8 hrs; Descend to Chyamje, cross a suspension bridge & climb to Sattale. Descend to Tal & Karte & reach DharapaniDay 7 Dharapani-Chame (2,710m) 6 hrs; Trek to Chame. Relax at the hot springDay 8 Chame-Pisang (3,300m) 6 hrs; Trek from Paungda Danda to Lower PisangDay 9 Pisang-Manang 7 hrs; Trek to Upper Pisang via Geru. Visit Barge monastery, the largest in ManangDay 10 Manang Acclimatization day; Hike to Bhojo Gumba, Gangapurna Lake or Vraga villageDay 11 Manang-Yak Kharka (4,110m) 4 hrs;Trek to Tenki village, climb out of the Marshyangdi Valley turning northwest up the valley of Jarsang Khola. Pass Ghunsa village, head to Yak KharkaDay 12 Yak Kharka-Thorong Phedi (4,600m) 4 hrs; Reach Ledar village then ascend to Thorang PhediDay 13 Thorong Phedi-Muktinath (3,800m) via Thorong La pass (5416m) 8 hrs; Cross Thorong La pass, the highest pass in the worldDay 14 Muktinat-Marpha (2,670m) 5 hrs; Descend from Ranipauwa village to Kagbeni, then to Marpha via Jomsom. Trek along a plateau above Kali Gandaki River, the world's deepest gorgeDay 15 Marpha-Kalopani (2,530 m) 6 hrs; Trek toward Kalopani via Chokhopani village & KokhethantiDay 16 Kalopani-Tatopani (1,200m) 7 hrs; Cross a bridge at Ghasa & trek along Rupse Chahara. Descend from Kopchepani via Garpar to a bridge at Dana. Relax in the hot springs at TatopaniDay 17 Tatopani-Ghorepani (2,850m) 8 hrs; Leave Kali Gandaki & head up the Ghar Khola valley. Reach Ghorepani via Shikha & Chitre villagesDay 18 Ghorepani-Poon Hill-Tadapani (2,700m) 7 hrs; Climb Poon Hill to enjoy sunrise & close-up views of the Annapurna & Dhaulagiri ranges. Climb a nearby ridge & descend to reach TadapaniDay 19  Tadapani-Pokhara via Ghandruk 6 hrs trek, 1 hr drive; Descent & arrive at Ghandruk. Trek to Nayapul & drive to Pokhara.Day 20 Drive to Kathmandu 7 hrs; Rest day at Kathmandu. Enjoy Farewell DinnerDay 21 Final departure; Escort to the airport approx.3 hours before your flight schedule

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Upper Mustang Trek

DAY 1 Kathmandu Arrival Airport pickup, hotel transfer and enjoy welcome dinner. Day 2 Kathmandu sightseeing and trek preparationOrientation & guided tour of 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites. Day 3: Drive to Pokhara  6 hrsAt Pokhara, we are rewarded with magnificent views of the Himalayas including Dhaulagiri, Manaslu, Machhapuchhre, the five peaks of Annapurna and others. Day 4: Fly to Jomsom (2,700m) and 4 hours trek to Kagbeni (2,810m)Take an early morning flight to Jomsom which is famous for its apples, strong winds and the landscape. Day 5: Kagbeni to Chele (3,050m) 6 hrsBegin our trek on a trail alongside the Kali Gandaki River. Day 6: Chele to Syanbochen (3,475m) 7 hrsOn our way, we enjoy great views of Tilicho, Yakawa Kang and Damodar Danda and pass by Ramchung Cave. Day 7: Syanbochen to Ghami (3,520m) 6 hrsWe ascend to the Yamda La pass at 3,850m. On the way, we pass by a few teahouses, chortens and beautiful villages. Day 08: Ghami to Tsarang (3,620m) 6 hrsOur trek today begins with a descent through a rough and often slippery trail. Day 9: Tsarang to Lo-Manthang (3,730m) 4 hrsWe begin our trek by descending to a canyon and cross a river before beginning our uphill trek to Lo La pass which at 3950m. Day 10: Explore Lo Manthang/ AcclimatizationWe spend the day touring three major gompas of the town namely Jhampa, Thupchen and Chhoeda. We can also trek to Tingkhar which is a beautiful village located north-west of Lo-Mangthang. Day 11: Lo-Mangthang to Drakmar (3810 m) 7 hrsOur trail passes through Gyakar village which houses a century old Ghar Gompa with beautiful rock paintings. According to a local legend, anyone who makes a wish at the Gompa will have it fulfilled.Day 12: Drakmar to Ghiling (3,806m) 6 hrsWe start our trek early to avoid strong winds and descend for the most part of the trek. Day 13: Ghiling to Chhuksang (3050m) 6 hrsOn the way to Chhuksang we can enjoy great views of the Himalayas and small villages we pass en route.Day 14: Chhuksang to Jomsom (2,700) 7 hrsToday is the last day of our trek and it is a long one. Day 15: Fly to Pokhara Rest Day at PokharaDay 16: Drive to Kathmandu Rest day at Kathmandu. Enjoy Farewell Dinner. Day 17: Final departureEscort to the airport approx.3 hours before your flight schedule.

$1055 Multi-day & Extended Tours

10-Day Annapurna Circuit Trek in Nepal

What makes this trek so special is that the scenery changes everyday!  The trek goes counter-clockwise from Besi Sahar, to Manang, until you reach its high point at Thorong La pass at 5,416m, and then on to to Holy place Muktinath Temple and finally to Jomsom from where  you will fly to Pokhara next day. You will experience the majestic scenery of Manaslu, Langtang Himal, Annapurna II and IV, Annapurna III, and, Annapurna I and Dhaulagiri during the trek. In between these two 8,000m peaks lies the dramatic Kali Gandaki gorge, the deepest in the world. Day 01: Drive Kathmandu to Syange (1100m) 8 hour Drive. Day 02: Trek to Dharapani (1881m) Day 03: Trek to Chame (2725m) Day 04: Trek to Pisang (3100m) Day 05: Trek to Manang (3540m) Day 06: Acclimatization day at Manang Day 07: Trek to Yak kharka (4090m) Day 08: Trek to Throung Phedi (4420m) Day 09: Trek to Muktinath 3800m via Throong – la Pass 5416m & Drive to Jomsom Day 10: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara (15 minutes)

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16 Nights 17 Days Jomsom Muktinath And Great Upper Mustang Trekking in Nepal

Day 1 : Arrive Kathmandu & half day tours[D] Day 2: Full Day Kathmandu Tours [BLD] Day 3 : Drive to Pokhara/200km/6 hr [BLD] After breakfast drive to Pokhara. After check in visit lake side tours including 1 hour boating. Day 4.    Pokhara-Jomsom(2700m) Flight/ Trek To Kagbeni (2800)(BLD) Day 5.    Kagbeni to Chaile, 3030m. (BLD) Day 6.    Chaile to Geling, 3440m. (BLD) Day 7.  Geling to Dhakmar, 3800m. (BLD) Day 8. Dhakmar to Lo Manthang, 3730m(BLD) The trail is a corridor between the cliffs on an abrupt ascent. 45 minutes of ascending up to the pass of 3985m. Eye catching view of the Annapurna and the Mustang. Then the trail follows on the hillside until Lo Gekar (which means pure virtue of Lo) Visit of Ghar Gumba (House temple). Lunch. Then the trail ascends gradually until Chogo La, 4325m. Continuations of walking on the ridge then descend to Lomanthang, fortified city having an ancient king’s palace and the important monasteries. Overnight in lodge. Day 9.    Explore Lo Manthang (BLD) Day 10.    Explore Lo Manthang (BLD) Day 11.    Lo Mantang to Charang, 3490m. (BLD) Day 12.    Charang to Syangboche, 3800m. (BLD) Day 13.    Syangboche to Chuksang, 2965m. (BLD) The trail ascends up to Yamdo La, 4010m, then it follows hillside. Crosses Yamda, Bhena, samara and Chaile to arrive at Chhuksang. * 7 hours walking. Overnight in lodge. Day 14.    Chhuksang to Muktinath, 3700m.   (BLD) Uphill until a pass of 3970m. Beautiful view of the white capped mountains and barren landscape of mustang. Then downhill to Muktinath. World famous pilgrimage of all the Hindus. * 5 hours walking. Overnight in lodge. Day 15.    Muktinath to Jomsom, 2713m. (BLD) Day 16: Fly to Pokhara and then drive to Kathmandu(BLD) After breakfast ,Flight to Pokhara then drive to Kathmandu. After check in Boudhanath Temple & Pashupatinath Temple sightseeing. Day 17: Departure[B]

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9 Nights 10 Days Upper Mustang Overland Tours in Nepal

Day 01:Arrive Kathmandu Meet at airport and drive to Hotel. After check in Half day city tours of Swayambhunath Tempel & Kathmandu Darbar Square. Day 02In Kathmandu After breakfast full day city tours of Patan Darbar square with Industrial area & Bhaktapur darbar square including Changunarayan Temple. Day 03:Fly to Pokhara After breakfast drive to Kathmandu domestic airport and fly to Pokhara.Receive at Pokhara airport then drive to Hotel. After check in visit lake side tours including 1 hour boating. Day 04:Fly to Jomsom & drive to Charang Early morning breakfast, drive to airport. Fly to Jomsom. Meet with local driver & then drive to Charang. Day 05:Charang to Lo Manthang drive After breakfast can walk nearby riverside with guide and then drive to Lo Manthang. Day 6&7: In Lo Manthang Stay here with possible tours on drive/short day hike including visit to KOROLA border with Tibet. During these days you can go up to Tibet border (Korola) and back..20 km approx one way…., Visit to monasteries, local village and Royal palace. Day 08:Drive to Jomsom After breakfast drive to Jomsom via Muktinath Temple. Day 09:Fly to Pokhara and then to Kathmandu After breakfast ,Flight to Kathmandu with short transit in Pokhara airport. After check in Boudhanath Temple & Pashupatinath Temple sightseeing Day 10:Departure After breakfast drive to airport.