Nepal is full of spectacular places and one of such natural marvels is undeniably the Upper Mustang. Previously popular as hidden kingdom of Nepal, this rustic village was once ruled by the king. Upper Mustang (2500m) renders the experience never seen before. The trip to this mysterious land provides you all the answer to your queries regarding the Buddhist and bon religion. The presence of numerous monasteries and Gompas pleasures you also teaching the religious history of Buddhism. Upper Mustang has been successful in becoming recent talk of the town. Never seen blend of natural magnificence, culture and cool weather is not something you wake up to everyday.
The unique natural and cultural characteristics shared by Upper Mustang just makes this ex forbidden region more popular and engaging. As region is also one of the driest region of Nepal, you will be experiencing much more than just culture and natural beauty. Upper Mustang is one of the protected regions too. Only limited amount of trekkers are permitted in the region to preserve the nearby Tibetan customs and religion.
Lying at the northern side of Nepal, with headquarter at Jomsom, Upper Mustang has scattered population of just 13,450 as per 2011. This rich region is circumcised by Pinnacle Mountains including 8000 m tall Mt. Dhaulagiri and Mt Annapurna. Moreover, the Tiji festival in Upper Mustang is widely popular festival of the region. Upper Mustang is full of never seen wonders all around. Bone-dry valleys, gulches, yak parades and painted mud block houses is all there for all your photography needs.
The Upper Mustang region lays in downpour shadow, at northern side of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri, making the trekking in the region possible at rainstorm season too. Aarya Tara Travels and Tours hereby offers best tailored Upper Mustang Jeep Tour Package just for you. Our Upper Mustang Tour package will award you the scenic view of captivating landscapes, colorful village and architecturally beautiful places.
4WD Tour to Upper Mustang
Upper Mustang Tour in the luxury SUV has its own advantages. The joyful road trip offers best roadside sightseeing. The Jeep Ride is cost effective in comparison to flight trip to Jomsom. Luxury 4WD will take you to barren gorge, endearing cliffs and passes. Moreover, there is the scenic world deepest gorge, the Kaligandaki Gorge that can be seen as vehicle moves along the Kaligandaki River. And there is ravishing view of Mt. Dhaulagiri and Annapurna that boosts overall trip experience of yours.
Upper Mustang is one of the most restricted region of Nepal and was opened to foreigners in 1992. So, to see the magnificence of this hidden area, there are certain permit you need to acquire. You will be needing ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area Permit. Permit Cost for 10 Days will be $500/Person. If you wish to spend more time in the region, then it will cost you extra $50 per person per day. The thing to remember is you cannot trek alone in the region.
Accommodation and Season
The best time to visit Upper Mustang stars from late March and ends at early November. Upper Mustang is still unharmed by the modern urbanization. So, please don’t expect anything fancy. There are numbers of tea houses and lodges for you rest and relaxation.
The perfectly designed 7 Days Upper Mustang Jeep Tour of Aarya Tara Travels and Tours will take you to some of the exhilarating places. The barren red landscapes, the holy Muktinath temple, Lomonthang like places will be ready to welcome you.