Upper mustang trekking via Yara, Ghara, Luri Gompa, Tangge to Chhusang
Tourists who take up the Upper Mustang trekking get the opportunity to visit the hidden kingdom of Mustang which is also known as Lo. The geography, culture and language of Mustang are very similar to Tibet. Mustang is in the rain shadow region surrounded by rock formations in different colors as well as shapes. In Mustang one can view settlements of whitewashed houses, Chortens with prayer flags and fields of barley.
Upper Mustang trekking trail follows the salt caravan route of ancient times. The final destination of trekking to Upper Mustang is the capital of Mustang known as Lo Manthang. The 6m tall whitewashed wall of the walled capital can be seen from a distance. The visitors enter Lo Manthang through the town gate to explore royal palace, monasteries and villagers.
Visitors hire Tibetan ponies for a ride to Chhoser where there is a monastery and an ancient cave dwelling in the high rocks. Upper mustang trekking via Yara, Ghara, Luri Gompa, Tangge is a great experience during the period June to August. Trekking to Upper Mustang starts and ends in Kagbeni, trail follows the Kali Gandaki valley.
When you reach Upper mustang area and Lo Manthang you realize that Mustang is entirely different from the rest of the world. People of this place still follow its unique ancient culture. Mustang region looks like a desert; on the back drop of Mustang one can view the majestic mountains.
We organize tea house and camping basic Upper mustang trekking via Yara, Ghara, Luri Gompa, Tangge to Chhusang route. From Tangge they trek to Paha, Tetang and then to Muktinath. With the company of our professional and amiable guides, you can end up with a truly rewarding and memorable journey of lifetime in Mustang. Please feel easy to write us for any information on the Upper mustang trekking. We will be more the delighted to assist you.