Mustang Overland Tour
Mustang Overland Tour is the isolated tour in Nepal which takes you to the beautiful, forbidden valley of Nepal. The tour starts from Kathmandu on a jeep drive to Pokhara and then to the Lo-Mangthang. Covering the total distance of around 555km from Kathmandu to Mustang, it is a pleasant yet adventurous drive. The diverse landscape that you will experience will drive you to the beautiful scenery and the mountain ranges. It will also take you to the deepest gorge in the world, Kaligandaki gorge. As you pass to the Tatopani and the Marpha village of Nepal, you will then enter the Lo-Manthang.
The valley is windy as the wind blows from the south and moves towards the Tibetan borber. It is a barren land that is in the Annapurna region, the rain shows region of Nepal. The maximum elevation that you will experience in the trip is 4650 m and the difficulty level is easy.
The Mustang Overland tour takes you to the Mysterious Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal. The tour covers the former kingdom of Lo Mangthang in Upper Mustang. Lo Mangthang is a beautiful and forbidden region of Nepal that is one of the region which is heavily concentrated with the traditional Tibetan Buddhist. The tour is a perfect exposure to the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. For the people who like spending long time trekking and hiking, and watch the glorious sites using a vehicle. Also, for the people who do not have much time and want to experience the best aspects of Mustang in a quick time, this is the best trip.
You can experience the wonders of the Upper Mustang while people travel on a luxurious jeep and experience the beautiful nature, the local people and the surrounding while you travel in a jeep. Also, you can view the gorgeous and stunning valleys of the mountains, corroded hills, isolated settlements on the crevasses, and the local ethnic villages.
As you start the journey from the capital of the city, Kathmandu, you will first experience the beauty of Kathmandu. Then, you will experience the beauty of another stunning valley of Nepal, Pokhara. After that the drive around the large hills, white hills, red houses and the chortens decorated with the prayer flags will take you deeper into the Upper region of Mustang. As it takes you to different monasteries, and Gompas will help you explore the cultural city of Nepal.
The landscape of Mustang is unique as it lies in between the Annapurna and Dhaulagiri range with the Tibetan border on the foot of it. As it is formed with impressive rocks, castles and snowy mountains, you will also experience the ethical Tibetan villages and monasteries of Nepal. Also, you will experience the sights of the beautiful rivers and streams. This part of Tibetan plateau will make you feel like you have travelled to the Tibet. It takes you the highest altitude or around three thousand metres and give you the unique cultural experience. However, you should be aware of the altitude sickness, and the wind. The wind here is strong and altitude sickness can trouble you a lot. So, you should be sure of your physical strength.
As you hike to the Tsoshar you can have the view of the Mustang city. It also gives you the view of Kagbeni, Muktinath temple, Kaligandaki river and Jomsom. It is a famous hindu and Buddhist and pilgrimage destinations of Nepal. Hence, you can experience the Tibetan culture in Nepal in the best way possible.
To experience the beautiful and stunning features of Upper Mustang will leave you spell bound. Hence, join with us to make your journey a beautiful one. You will be able to explore the hidden and the forbidden region of Nepal. As the region was not open for tourists in the past, it has become one of the most unique and beautiful experience for tourists to experience in Nepal.
We have prepared the trip departure dates in small groups departure for group fun and enjoyment trekking. Our group size start from 2 peoples (Even for solo travelers, we organize single trip on supplement cost of US$- 200 additional) and maximum group size will be 8-10 travelers. But in general, our every date will have small groups of 4- 6 peoples, which is good group size for safe and flexible & comfortable trekking. We have listed our group departure dates based on every season as below.