If you do not have enough time for Round Annapurna trek and are not fit enough for the challenging Thorung-la and yet you desire to have a wonderful and easy short trip to Jomsom Muktinath treks. Jomsom Muktinath trekking is the best alternative for every trekkers. Perhaps for this reason, Jomsom Muktinath trekking is popular for the aged and for those with children. Most part of the trek runs along the Kali ...See more
If you do not have enough time for Round Annapurna trek and are not fit enough for the challenging Thorung-la and yet you desire to have a wonderful and easy short trip to Jomsom Muktinath treks. Jomsom Muktinath trekking is the best alternative for every trekkers. Perhaps for this reason, Jomsom Muktinath trekking is popular for the aged and for those with children. Most part of the trek runs along the Kali Gandaki, the deepest gorge in the world. Some people walk up to Muktinath and fly out from Jomsom and others do fly in at Jomsom, walk up a day to Muktinath and gradually trek down to Pokhara. A number of flights take place from Pokhara to Jomsom unless the weather at Jomsom airstrip turns hostile.
- Rewarding views of the Annapurna Himalayan Range and surrounding peaks
- Trekking adventure through insightful tibetian villages
- Sightseeing around UNESCO world heritage sites in Kathmandu
- Spectacular sunrise views from Ghorepani and Poon Hill over the Himalayas
- Explore scenic lake city of Pokhara
- Natural hot spring (Tato Pani)
Jomsom Muktinath trekking:
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1350m, Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu to pokhara by private vehicle or by flight. Overnight at pokhara hotel (915m).
Day 03: Pokhara fly to Jomsom (2713m) trek to Kagbeni (2810m). Overnight at guest house.
Day 04: Kagbeni trek to Muktinath temple(3802m). Overnight at guest house.
Day 05: In the morning Muktinath temple excursion and trek to Marpha (2613m).
Day 06: Marpha trek to Larjung (2512m). Overnight at guest house.
Day 07: Larjung trek to Ghasa (2013m). Overnight at guest house.
Day 08: Ghasa trek to Tatopani/Natural hot spring (1179m). Overnight at guest house.
Day 09: Tatopani (Natural hot spring) trek to Shikha village(1920m). Overnight at guest house.
Day 10: Shikha village trek to Ghorepani (2810m). Overnight at guest house.
Day 11: Hike to Poon hill 3210m. Overnight at Tikhedhunga/Hile (1577m).
Day 12: Tikhedunga trek to Nayapul. Overnight at pokhara hotel.
Day 13: Pokhara to Kathmandu by private vehicle or flight.
Day 14: Sightseeing of Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15: Eco Trip Nepal representative will drop to Kathmandu international Airport for onward journey.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu 1334m,
Eco Trip Nepal representative will transfer to hotel, Jomsom Muktinath trekking briefing with officially arrangements. Overnight at Kathmandu hotel.
- Airport transfers
- 3 night’s comfort hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
- 2 night’s comfort hotel in Pokhara with breakfast
- 9 nights 10 days Jomsom Muktinath trek full board basis
- All meals and accommodation in lodge, during the trek on full board basis
- Service of trek guide, sherpa and Porter assistants
- Accident and evacuation insurance for staffs and porters
- Transportation by private vehicle
- Entrance fees, necessary permits
- Local guide and representative throughout the tour
- Cell phone during tour/trek with free calls to emergency hot line
- All meals marked as included in the itinerary
- Nepal Visa fee $ 35 (obtained at the airport immigration upon arrival – bring exact USD cash and two passport photographs)
- International airfare to and from Kathmandu also domestic airfare
- Excess baggage charges
- Emergency evacuation and oxygen cost, and medical-box
- Alcoholic and bottled beverage, laundry, and tips
- Expenses due to flight delay, sickness other contingencies
- Extra night in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any unforeseen reason)
- Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from Mountain)
- Travel and rescue insurance
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What makes this trip different?
Eco Trip Nepal has been working hand to hand with nonprofit social organization SWAN Nepal (Social Welfare Association of Nepal) from its initial years. We provide continuous support to SWAN financially as well as by organizing charity and volunteering tours in the remote village of Baglung district. Organizing your holiday through Eco Trip Nepal will not only provide the chance to explore the natural grandeur of Himalayan country Nepal but also you will be playing a vital role in bringing positive changes in the lives of local community.
Financial support to direct beneficiaries: In all our programs, we strive to ensure that we only use local operators and try to source all provisions from local businesses, so you can be sure that some part of the money paid to us for arranging your holiday goes to the needy people of Nepal. The money you pay for touring and trekking through Eco Trip Nepal directly benefits the local people through SWAN as we provide them certain percentage of our profits from each and every trip on regular basis. Our guests experience true satisfaction together with enjoyment from Nepal holiday.
Local development through tourism: Eco Trip Nepal along with SWAN has been working together in discovering new routes, making plans into action and constantly working on how it can positively impact on local community development through tourism. In this way we have developed the Eco-tourism Project which focuses to flourish local tourism preservation of nature and cultural heritages.
Community Tourism: We help experience the best of Nepal through the eyes of the local Nepalese community. We enhance community based tourism to help our guests discover local habitats and wildlife; celebrate and respect traditional cultures, rituals and wisdom. In this way community will be aware of the commercial and social value placed on their natural and cultural heritage through tourism, and this will promote community based management of these resources.
For more details, visit SWAN Nepal's website www.swannepal.org