Ghiling to Chhusang trek distance visit Chungsi cave & Samar village
Day 10 of Upper mustang trekking starts after breakfast at Ghiling. Ghiling to Chhusang trek distance is 17.2 kilometers / 10.6 miles via Chungsi cave. Most of the walking trail flat and downhill it takes 6 to 7 hours to reach Chhusang from Ghiling village. Trek start from Ghiling at elevation 3570 meters to go to Chhusang 2980 meters; it is about 590 meters down from Ghiling.
Ghiling to Chhusang trail is the part of upper mustang trek Nepal. Beginning of Ghiling to Chhusang trek start with crossing the Syangboche la 3850 m after crossing the pass trek follow the alternative route to visit the ranching Chungsi cave near gorge. After exploration this ancient cave you reach summer village, still you have two more pass to cross Dajong la 3660 and Taklam la 3624 to reach Chhusang via Chele.
On the way to Samar they view the high mountains; famous Ranchung monastery cave and Chhyungkar Chorten are spectacular. Inside the Chungsi cave you can see stone carved figurines of various deities. The figurine of Padmasambhava is the most prominent among all the figurines.
Majestic mountains, awe-inspiring landscape, the historical caves and ancient monasteries make Upper Mustang trek one among the most popular treks in Nepal. We will also be assisting you in permit approval process as you will be required to have a special trekking permit for mustang region.