Government Register No : 122485/70/71

Jomsom Muktinath Trek

Trip Detail:

Trip Duration: 12 Days

Trek Duration: 10 Days

Trek Grade: Easy / Moderate

Trek Type: Teahouse / Camping

Activity: Trekking, City Tour

Per day walking: 5 to 7 hours

Max. Altitude: Muktinath (3800m)

Transportation: Car / Van / Plane

Group Size: 01 – 14 pax

Accommodation: Tourist class guest houses to 5 star hotel in Kathmandu (depends on clients choice), Guest Houses / lodges in the mountain

Best Time to Travel: Feb, March, April, May, Oct, Nov, Dec.

Overview

Among numerous incredible sites and routes in Nepal, Jomsom-Mutinath Trekking of Annapurna Region has very specialty. That is to say, naturally this route is gifted of unimaginable geographical features, having big rocks, desert like areas and through the cultural stance. Muktinath, the center of nirvana are equally important for Buddhists and Hindus respectively. Buddhists pray if as the form of avalokiteshwar whereas Hindus worship as Lord Bishnu. Similarly, various Gompas, the ever ending burning flame around Muktinath, the experienced of passing through the world deepest gorge of Kaligandaki, probably makes Jomsom Muktinath trekking route unique among others in the Annapurna Region like Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, Annapurna Base Camp, Annapurna Circuit, Ghorepani-PoonHill trek. Jomsom-Muktinath trek comprises both the cultural and natural sceneries almost with biasness. Having so many features which is just hard to express in mere words might have created curiosity among the visitors. To enroll around Ghorepani-PoonHill region, you could choose your convenient time but if you travel around March to June and September and December will be very best.

Having so many features to visit, the sunrise and mountains views from PoonHill, hot springs at Tatopani experiencing Magar village at Ulleri, Thakali village at Tukuche and Marpha are other cause to visit. Some spectacular mountain views like Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Nilgiri, Tukuche Peak, Dhaulagiri icefall, you can observe clearly. Like treks around Annapurna region, Jomsom-Muktinath Trekking route too could be begun from Pokhara. However, but the journey depends upon your desire, so you can even begin from Kathmandu itself, where you could take flight straight towards Jomsom. But going off Pokhara would be nice adventure trek.

Beside the Jomsom-Muktinath trek, some other options in this region like that of Annapurna Base Camp, Annapurna Sanctuary Trek, Annapurna Circuit, Ghorepani-PoonHill Trek, which you can precede as an optional adventurous trek.

Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1345m) international airport then transfer to the hotel.

Day 02: Drive to  Pokhara (850 m) 6hrs, sightseeing around Phewa Lake.

Day 03: Drive to Nayapul 1 hrs then trek to Tikhedhunga (1577m) 4hrs.

Day 04: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani (2875m) 6hrs.

Day 05: Ghorepani to Tatopani (1189m) 6hrs.

Day 06: Tatopani to Ghasa (2007m) 7hrs.

Day 07: Ghasa to Tukuche (2500m) 6hrs

Day 08: Tukuche to Kagbeni ( 2800m) 6hrs

Day 09: Kagbeni to Muktinath ( 3800m) 4hrs

Day 10: Muktinath to trek back to Jomsom

Day 11: Early morning fly back to Pokhara

Day 12: Drive  or fly back to Kathmandu

Cost Info

Cost Include

  • All airport/hotel transfers
  • 3 nights hotel in Kathmandu and 2 night Pokhara on B.B basic
  • All accommodation and 3 meals a day during the trek.
  • All necessary land transportation
  • Domestic Airfare (Jomsom  – Pokhara )
  • An experienced English-speaking trek leader (trekking guide), assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS )
  • A comprehensive medical kit
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Exclude

  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu or Pokhara (and in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu and Pokhara because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  • Tips for guides and porters