Jomsom Muktinath Trekking

muktinath-templeJomsom Muktinath Trek is one of the most popular trekking routes in Annapurna Region with excellent lodges lining the main routes. During the trek, the views of the Annapurna range are spectacular including Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, and the trail crosses to the other side of the main Himalayan range for some distinguished views of the northern flanks. In Jomsom – Muktinath Trek you can avoid the peak- season crush and flood of trekkers, yet still get fine weather, rich culture and views.

Jomsom Muktinath Trekking starts from the beautiful city, Pokhara, then the trail takes you up to Ghorepani – Poonhill where you l have spectacular views of Annapurna. We continue the trekking through Tatopani where there is famous hot spring in Nepal. After Tatopani, we follow the path to Ghasa, enjoying greenery views along the way and arrive in Marpha, the land of apple, for relaxing and having famous apple pie in Nepal. We continue our trekking route to Kagbeni which is known as a gate of upper mustang trekking. From Kagbeni, we continue our trek to Muktinath, the trail is a bit harder, but when you reach there, the amazing view of Annapurna Himalayan ranges and the Muktinath village with Muktinath temple and Monastery makes you worth doing. We trek down to Jomsom valley and visit Mountain museum before flying back to Pokhara next morning. The amazing flight takes you through Annapurna Mountains.

The best time for Jomsom Muktinath trek is in the beginning of March to end of May and beginning of September to end of December.

Muktinath TrekkingTrekking Highlights:

Nepal Total Days: 13 days.
Trekking Duration: 9 days.
Trekking Destination: MuktiNath
Starting from: Nayapul
Eanding point: Jomsom
Grade: Moderate
Maximum Altitude: 3800m.
Mode of trek: Tea house/camping.
Group size: 1+

Outline Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, we will meet you at the airport and transfer to hotel, brief about the trip, and well-come dinner at evening through the typical Nepalese kitchen..
Day 02: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist Bus. 6 hour drive
Day 03: Breakfast in hotel and One hour drive to Nayapul by private Car / Van, Then Trek to Tikhedhunga. (4 hour) 1540m
Day 04: Tikhedhunga to Ghorepani.(6 hour) 2840m
Day 05: Ghorepani, poonhill and Trek to Tatopani. (7 hour) 1190m
Early morning, get up and go for hiking to Poon Hill. see fantastic view of sunrise, and panoramic view of Himalayas, Then, back to Ghorepani, have breakfast, and continue walking to Tatopani.
Day 06: Tatoopani to Ghasa. (5 hour) 2010m
Day 07: Ghasa to to Marpha. (6 hour) 2670m
Day 08: Marpha to Kagbeni. (5 hour) 2800m
Day 09: Kagbeni to Muktinath. (4 hour) 3760m
Day 10: Muktinath to Jomsom. (6 hour) 6 hour
Day 11: Jomsom to Pokhara by flight and relax day in pokhara.
Day 12: Drive back to Kathmandu. By Tourist bus
Day 13: Departure from Nepal as per time.

Cost include on:

Airport pick up and Drop by private car/van/bus.
2 Nights standard accommodation in Katmandu.
Your standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
All necessary paper works and conservation entry permits.
Ground transportation by tourist bus from Katmandu to Pokhara to Katmandu
Pokhara to Jomsom by flight.
All accommodations in lodges/tea houses during the treks.
Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) Permit.
An experienced, helpful and friendly Guide, porters (1 porter for 2 peoples). Salary, Food, Drinks, Accommodation,
Transportation and Insurance for the Guide and Porter.
Two night standard accommodation in Pokhara.
Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
Sleeping bag, down jackets, Duffle bag and walking stick, if necessary.
Medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
All government taxes.
Service charge.
Welfare diner.

Cost does not include on:

Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Katmandu).
Your Travel insurance.
Food in city like Kathmandu and Pokhara.
Your personal expenses. (phone call, laundry service etc)
All bar bills coke, beer, bottle of water, etc.
Extra night hotel in Kathmandu if finished trek early due to any reason.
International airfare and airport departure tax.
Tips for the guide and porter.