Upper Mustang Overland Tour is an isolated tour in Nepal Himalaya and popular for ultimate tourist activities becoming popular among the tourist things to do in Nepal. Upper Mustang is known as Lo Manthang which is the last forbidden Kingdom in between Dhaulagiri I (8156 m) and Annapurna I (8091 M). Upper Mustang is like a barren land and a rain shadow area of Nepal in Annapurna region.
Upper Mustang tour follows the Kaligandaki gorge (the deepest gorge in the world) to Kagbeni by jeep. Along the way we pass Tatopani-Natural Hot spring, Marpha Village "The apple garden" Kagbeni-the religious pilgrimage and inter into the Lo-Manthang. The Lomanthang is a windy valley which blows from south towards Tibetan border. The majorities of the people believe in Tibetan Buddhism and speaking semi-Tibetan language and practice the same culture like Tibetan. Life in Mustang revolves around tourism, animal husbandry and trade.
Upper Mustang Tour starts from Kathmandu with a private jeep drive to Pokhara and up to Lo-Manthang. Many companies offer this trip only for trekking and always recommend the flight to and from Jomsom but Global Adventure trekking suggest and proposed you to take a jeep drive and avoid the flight disturbance. The distance from Kathmandu to Pokhara is 200 KM, Pokhara to Jomsom is 155 km and Jomsom to Lomanthang is 100 km. It is a pleasant drive with beautiful scenery of Mountain range with diverse landscapes. You will be driving very less distance every day, but you will be spending more time to explore the villages in each day. Please see the below day to day tour itinerary and feel free to write me back with any requirement.