Lo Manthang trek map, altitude to visit Kingdom of Mustang
Lo Manthang trek is to discover the last forbidden kingdom in Nepal similar to Tibetan Plateau. Lo Manthang trek start from Jomsom, move towards north following the Kali Gandaki River and ancient trading route to Tibet. During the trekking period travelers enjoy awe-inspiring views of Nilgiri, Annapurna, Dhaulagiri and many other Himalayan peaks.
Exploration around the walled city Lo Manthang, royal palace, monasteries provides you spiritual feelings. Cold arid desert, earliest caves civilization, high cliffs, deep canyons, antique Tibetan culture and the lifestyle of Himalayan villages are main attraction of Lo Manthang trekking. April to October is the ideal time to go for Lo Manthang trek in Upper Mustang Nepal.
Lo Manthang trekking package designed covering all things to do and places to see in Upper Mustang area. It makes a small circuit following Chhusang, Chele, Sammar, Syangboche, Ghiling, Ghami, Tsarang, Lo Manthang, Yara and Tangge to Jomsom. Total duration of Lo Manthang trek is 15 days, every day walking duration 5 to 6 hrs; it depends on elevation of the place and your walking speed too.
Lo Manthang remained as a restricted place for foreigners till the year 1992. Now days’ explorer from around the world can go up to Upper Mustang. Lo Manthang trekking requires special permit and guide. Restricted area permit issue by the immigration office of Nepal throw the local travel agency. It cost US$ 500 for minimum 10 days, afterwards tourist have to pay US$ 50 each additional day. Lo Manthang trek map also useful to identify the altitude of place and route.
After 5 days regular walking from Jomsom, trekkers reach the Lo Manthang. It is possible to trek same way back or by jeep drive. It is better to change the route to come back to get the remarkable experience. We organize Lo Manthang trek to discover the Buddhist sky caves & kingdom of mustang. Always feel glad to tailor a separate trekking package as per your travel needs. So for booking and more information on upper mustang trek and Lo Manthang trek, please feel comfortable to mail us.