One of the fascinating trails among the top 10 best treks in Nepal, UpperMustang Trekking is the best trek for landscape, mountains, peoples and Tibetan Buddhism. To get an experience on the Mustang Trailis itself wonderful, the history and the culture of this area whereas enriched with the capabilities of attracting every visitors. At around 1830, this region was a part of Tibetan kingdom of Gungthang; the fabled medieval wall city of Lo Manthang. This area has an ancient history which actually is more myth than the fact based. Nevertheless what the actual history is, one can come and explore the beauty at its best in once in a lifetime.
We will pass through the treeless barren landscapes in this area.Upper Mustang has all the beautiful sceneries and the amazing landscape which is a fascinating part of this area. According to the geographical location, the landscape of Mustang is a barren moonscape of eroded sandstone pillars and discontinuous moraine terraces. As the Mustang is divided into the Upper Mustang and lower Mustang region, Upper Mustang Trekking is one of the exciting and mystery full, least known kingdoms. One should not miss an opportunity to explore this area. Upper Mustang trekking route is easy, at the Lo Manthang is the final destinations of our trekking. On the Land of LO, we will observe the Tibetan culture, landscape, thousand years old caves, monastery, masterpiece painting, and arts which always visitors are excited to trek for.
Mystery of the ancient kingdom discovered in Nepal where thousands of caves are carved 155ft off the ground
An estimated 10,000 of the caves have been found in the former Kingdom of Mustang in North, Central Nepal
They have either been dug into the cliffside or tunneled from above
In this dusty, wind-savaged place, hidden within the Himalayas and cleaved by the Kali Gandaki River, are approximately 10,000 human-built caves.
Caves are thousands of years old but who built them and why remains a mystery
The weather and climatic conditions of Mustang are little predictable. This region has very less rainfall and the wind blows during the afternoon than at other time of the day. Come and join us as we will enliven your interest. Rugged Trails Nepal will assist you to this place, where the friendly welcoming people of this area will only make this experience to this region one that will make your return back with their unique sense of tradition and culture.
Upon your arrival at the Kathmandu airport, you will be greeted by a representative from Rugged Trails Nepal who will take to your hotel. Welcome drinks upon arrival at the hotel, free time until 6 pm. Evening welcome dinner in a traditional Nepali Restaurant with authentic Nepali cuisine and cultural program.Overnight in Kathmandu Hotel.
If you arrive late night then your dinner will be on next day.