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.
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.
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