Adventure Riding Upper Mustang Lho Manthang

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6th December 2019

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Trip Overview

Adventure Moto ride to Upper Mustang Lho Manthang is one of the most exxciting ride that you will ever have .Have you ever thought about Adventure Moto ride to Upper Mustang Lho Manthang or Upper Mustang Motorcycle tour for Tiji Festival rather than trek all the way to enjoy the Forbidden Kingdom? Nature lovers can now experience Nepal on motorbike, bike or jeep ride including Grand Upper Mustang region. Upper mustang is one of the remote destinations which takes you to the most stunning Tibetan Plateau with spectacular mountain views and gives you a direct touch with the remote ethnic culture of Nepal. Located in the Annapurna Circuit, now one can explore every valley of Annapurna circuit through motorbike, bike or jeep ride except Thorang La Pass.
Join Adventure Moto ride to Upper Mustang Lho Manthang or Upper Mustang Motorcycle tour on Tiji Festival or experience Neal on motorbike, bike or jeep ride with Parikrama Treks to enjoy your holidays in new way. With us you will be prized with the most valuable time in Upper Mustang during Tiji Festival. The cost for special permit is too high but if you get on this tour during festival you will spend 3 days enjoying High Himalayas culture along with the visit to Nepal Tibet border located in its own forbidden Kingdom area.

Riding Upper Mustang

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu (1340m) .
Upon arrival at Kathmandu airport meet by the representative and transfer to the hotel.Rest of the day is free to relax or explore around the town.
In the late afternoon, briefing about the trip at the hotel lobby.
Overnight at Hotel 

Day 02: Ride Kathmandu to Pokhara (810 m) 7 Hours – (approx. 210 Km)
After breakfast, we negotiate the traffic out of the Kathmandu city and ride out of the valley . At the outskirts of Pokhara, we are greeted with views of the Annapurna Mountain range including the famous Fish Tail Mountain.Pokhara stands at 884 m above sea level, about 700 m lower than Kathmandu Valley. In Kathmandu Valley the high temples are all around you, in Pokhara itis the mountains. Only foothills separate Pokhara form the full height of the Himalayas, and the magnificent 8000 m. peaks of the Annapurna range. 
Pokhara is a vacationer’s paradise with its crystal-clear lakes and fantastic views of the Annapurna range including the Fish Tail Mountain.

Upon arrival check into the hotel.
Rest of the day is free to relax or explore around the lakeside bazaar.
Overnight at Hotel  

Day 03: Ride Pokhara to Kalopani (2530 m) 6 Hours – (approx. 130 Km)
After an early breakfast, leave Pokhara and ride towards Beni (approx. 70 Kilometers) on the Baglung Highway. This section of the ride provides fantastic mountain vistas, picturesque terraced farmlands and an opportunity to walk on one of Nepal’s famous suspension bridges. At Mal Dhunga,leave the main highway by taking the right trail and follow a dusty graveled path all the way to Beni, the district headquarters of Myagdi District in Dhaulagiri Zone. It is located on the confluence of Kali Ghandaki and Myagdi rivers at an altitude of 799 meters and is a bustling town lined with stores,restaurants, hotels and various government offices. From here, the road is unpaved and full off road. Unpaved, graveled rough road p o s e s a real challenge for riders and makes it more difficult with the occasional river crossings. Ascend gradually through the Kali Gandiki gorge, the deepest gorge in the world. There is a continuous change in the topography with every twist and turn until our arrival at Tatopani. Continue the trail by following the Kali Gandaki River and passing the Thakali and Magar Villages to Dana (4750 ft./1446 m.) famous for its beautiful cascading waterfall. Steeply ascend to Ghasa(6600 ft./ 2012m) and continue the ride on a dusty and one of the difficult sections of the road towards Kalopani. Enroute, there are fantastic views of the Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Tukuche (6920m), and Nilgiri (7061m). 

Upon arrival check in to the hotel.
Rest of the day is free to relax or explore around the village.
Overnight at Guest House

Day 04: Ride Kalopani to Muktinath (3,750 m) 7 Hours – (approx. 46 Km)
After breakfast ride towards Jomsom through the dusty graveled “off” road passing smaller settlements and apple orchards. There are excellent views of Mt.Nilgiri and the Kali Gandaki River flows on the right-hand side of the trail. This day’s journey is tough but rewarded with scenic views of the rugged landscape, beautiful cascading waterfalls, orange and apple orchards, scattered roadside villages, ancient Buddhist monasteries which makes it ‘One Hell of a Ride”.Jomsom (2713 m) is more correctly known as Dzongsar or New Fort. It Spreads over both the banks of the Kali Ghandaki. The towering peaks of Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri form an attractive backdrop. Jomsom is a mixture of hard work, social frivolity tempered by culture founded on deep religious traditions. It has the only airport that operates daily scheduled flights to Pokhara in the early mornings before the winds build up. From here continue ride passing through the village, past the High Altitude Mountain Warfare School of the Royal Nepal Army and through several restaurants,bhattis and a hospital. We take the trail that continue to ascend slowly to the settlement of Jharkot, which has a fort “Kot”. From here, another 15 minutes ride on the desert plateau brings us to Muktinath. One can visit the Muktinath Temple.The Muktinath Temple is a sacred place both for Hindus and Buddhists andis located at an altitude of 3,710 meters at the foot of the Thorong La (5416 mPass), Mustang district, Nepal. The site is close to the village of Ranipauwa, which sometimes mistakenly is called Muktinath as well. 

Upon arrival at Muktinath check in to the hotel. 
Later hike up to the Muktinath temple.
Rest of the day is free to relax or explore around the village.
Overnight at Guest House  

Day 05: Ride Muktinath to Ghami (3,520 m) 7 Hours – via Jhong (approx. 74 Km)
After breakfast get ready for another adventurous ride. Today we will take new road to Chhuksang via Jhong. 
Upon arrival at Chhuksang we have to show our restricted area entry permit here. After completing the permits work, we continue our ride to Gheling. As we pass Kagbeni village we will be driving on the bank of Kali Gandaki River. Kali Meals (Black) and the water of the river are black in color. As we ride on we will come to the small village settlement knows as Tangbe, which has couple of house and tea house for the trekkers and travelers. As we pass through theTangbe village, after 20 to 25 minutes’ ride we will come to another human settlement known as Chele. 
At Chele there is a Steel foot bridge. This bridge is quite small one and it is normally used by the villagers and the trekkers. In Chele we will be able to see the river tunnels which also lead us to Gehling. After crossing the river ride till Samar. The road is up the east bank of the Kali Gandaki River that climbs over many ridges as it heads north. Depending upon the weather we willuse a combination of hightrails and the river bank routes. We use the combination of these trails as also because of the construction of the road to upper Mustang which is still in progress. 

Upon arrival at Ghami check in to the guest house and rest of the evening is free to relax and explore around the village. 
Overnight at Guest House  

Day 06: Ride Ghami to Lo- Manthang (3,730 m) 6 Hours – (approx. 26 Km) / PM: Visit Walled City & Palace.
After breakfast we proceed for sightseeing tour around Ghami (Longest Mani Wall in the world, Gompa and the village). Later ride to Lo Manthang. As Soon as we leave Ghami we have to take right to get to Tsarang. Upon arrival at sarang continue the adventure ride to Lo-Manthang via Big Chorten and LaunDry La River. Lo-Manthang is a medieval walled city on the Tibetan Plateau North of the main Himalayas range. Lo-Manthang served as the capital of the ancient Kingdom of Mustang, which survives as the Kingdom of Lo or “Upper Mustang”. Lo Manthang was founded in 1380 by Ame Pal, who oversaw construction of the city wall and many of the still-standing structures in the early 15th century. The monarchy officially ceased to exist on October 7, 2008 by Nepali Government order. The Last king (raja or gyelpo) is Jigme Dorje Palbar Bista (born c. 1933), in the direct line of the historic monarchy dating back 25 generations to 1380. The Population includes ethnic Lobas. 

Upon arrival at Lo-Manthang check in to the hotel. 
Eve: Visit Wall City and Palace 
Overnight at Guest House  

Day 07: Ride to Kora La border and Later visit Sinja Cave and Choser Cave and return to Lo – Manthang 6 Hours – (approx. 47 Km)
After breakfast ride to Karola Border (Nepal – Tibet Border)approx. 21 Km.Later return to on the same trail and visit Chosar Ghumba &Shinja Cave. Chooser Ghumba. 

After the ride return to the hotel.
Rest of the day is free to relax or explore around the village.
Overnight at Guest House  

Day 08: Ride Lo-Manthang to Kagbeni (2,840 m) 7 Hours – (approx. 84 Km)
After breakfast ride to Kagbeni via same trail from where we went to Lo manthang.

Upon arrival at Kagbeni check in to the hotel.
Rest of the day is free to relax or explore around the village.
Overnight at Guest House  

 Day 09: Ride to Tatopani Via Marpha Village 6 Hours – (approx. 75 Km)
After leisurely breakfast retrace the route till Tatopani. Enroute visit Marpha Village.“Tato” means’hot’ and “Pani” means ‘water’, a name earned courtesy of the hot springs andis a popular place for trekker’s to relax and dip their weary bodies in the natural hot springs. 

Upon arrival at Tatopani check in to the tented camp.
Rest of the day is free to relax or explore around the village and take a relaxing dip in the Hot Springs located nearby.
Overnight at Guest House  

Day 10: Ride to Pokhara (827 m) 5 Hours – (approx. 105 Km) 
After breakfast retrace the route till Pokhara.
Overnight at Hotel

Day 11: Ride Pokhara to Kathmandu (810 m) 7 Hours – (approx. 210 Km)
After breakfast ride towards Kathmandu.
Overnight at Hotel 

Day 12: Final Departure ( International airport) 
You will be free until the flight time, so you could do any last minute shopping or moving around the city. Later, you will be dropped at the airport for the final departure, where our services end.

 

Cost Details

TREK COST: USD 3350.00 per person on Twin Sharing room accommodation
Single Supplement: USD 350 Per Person

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From: April 6 – April 17, 2020
From: October 14 – October 25, 2020

 

Special Deal Highlights:
– Planning alone, Instead, travel with friends/ partner
– First booking priority for Female Riders/ Travelers with Parikrama Treks
– Licences Photographers will get special Discount

Price Includes

  • All airport transport
  • 2 nights 3 stars hotel with breakfast in Kathmandu on twin sharing room
  • 2 nights 3 stars hotel with breakfast in Pokhara on twin sharing room
  • Overnight accommodation in guest house with full board twin sharing
  • Hire of 500CC Royal Enfield Motorcycle and spare parts of bikes & petrol (Whichever applicable) for the entire trip
  • 1 bike mechanic
  • A support vehicle for mechanic and the luggage
  • All the road entry fees
  • TIMS Permit
  • ACAP permit
  • Upper mustang special permit per person $ 500
  • All government tax with 13% VAT
  • First AID kit bag

Price Excludes

  • All beverage and bottle mineral water,
  • Visa fees (40$ Nepal)
  • Travel insurance (accidental, sickness),
  • Sightseeing entry fees, cancellation costs,
  • Lunch & dinner at Kathmandu & Pokhara and international flight.
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