Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking

Actively participate in an auspicious festival of Upper Mustang

Duration Duration 20 Days
Meals Meals
  • 19 breakfast
  • 14 Lunch
  • 15 Dinner
Accommodation Accommodation
  • 5-nights hotel
  • 14-nights lodge
Activites Activities
  • Trekking
  • Sightseeing
  • Scenic Drive
Price Reduced US$ 2850 Price Starts From US$ 2450
Destination Destination
Nepal
Difficulty Difficulty
Moderate
Max. Altitude Max. Altitude
3840 Meter
Activities Activity
Trekking
Start and Point Start/End Point
Kathmandu/Kathmandu
Best Season Best Season
Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct, Nov
Group Size Group Size
1 - 8 People
Transportation Transportation
Private Car and Tourist Bus
Activity Per Day Activity Per Day
5-6 hours trekking

Overview of Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking

Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking lies in the forbidden kingdom of Nepal up in the Himalayas and is the most precious and vibrant outdoor activity to conduct in Nepal. Moreover, this Mustang Tiji Festival Trek 2022 can be combined with the unique and traditional festival of the host people, then the trip would be worthwhile for every penny spent on the journey.

The Tiji Festival is the most promising in the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. Upper Mustang Tiji Festival 2022 has been released for May 27, 28, and 29, 2022. The magnificent Mustang, Tiji Festival Trekking, starts after the flight from Pokhara to Jomsom. The gradual trekking from the lower Mustang to the upper Mustang region helps acclimatize the thin air in the Himalayas.


Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking Highlights

  • Active participation in this festival
  • You can dance and observe Tiji Festival in Upper Mustang
  • Discover the peace in Tibetan influenced Buddhist culture
  • Explore historical places, their surroundings, and the Lo Mangthang
  • Walk in the rain-shadow area like desert
  • Sightseeing in UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu
  • Scenic flight to Jomsom from Pokhara and drive to Pokhara from Kathmandu
  • About Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking

According to mythology, the Upper Mustang Tiji festival is celebrated to mark the victory of good against evil. It is believed that the region was in trouble because of the demon that destroyed the part by consuming the water supplies and spreading the epidemics. Later Dorje Jono fought relentlessly against his demon father and defeated him.

Thereupon the festival is celebrated with beautiful prayer chants and colorful dances. Besides the festival’s charm, the trekking is in the Upper Mustang region. It presents the awestruck views of the Himalayan ranges, a very close, barren geographical landscape. The mysterious holes settlement, clustered villages, and deepest gorges of the world, Kaligandaki gorge are another attraction. If you are lucky enough, you can also witness the unique cremation ritual of the region’s people.

It presents the awestruck views of the Himalayan ranges very close, barren geographical landscape, and mysterious holes settlement. Also, other major attractions are clustered villages, the deepest gorges in the world Kaligandaki gorge. If you are lucky enough, you can also witness the unique cremation ritual of the region’s people. The chance to observe and participate in this sacred festival of the region together with the delights of Mother Nature nestled in the Annapurna Region of Nepal.

Come and Book this incredible trekking amalgamation of the traditions and natural resources. Peregrine Treks & Expedition offers this package competitively and provides excellent hospitality.

Option 2: Adventure Jeep Drive for Upper Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking 2022

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1340m) and transferred to the hotel.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple), Boudhanath, and Pashupatinath) and overnight at the hotel

Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (200 km and takes 6-7 hours). You can take a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara for an extra US$ 120 payment). Overnight at hotel

Day 04: Fly to Jomsom (2720m) and drive to Kagbeni 2800m

Day 05: 4 hours drive to Ghami (3520m) and overnight at a local guesthouse

Day 06: 4 hours drive Lo-Manthang (3840m) and overnight at hotel

Upper Mustang Tiji Festival 2022 Start

Day 07: First day, observe Teji Festival Lo-Manthang (3840m) and stay overnight at the guesthouse.

Day 08: Second-day watch Teji Festival Lo-Manthang (3840m) and overnight at the hotel

Day 09:: Final observation of Teji Festival Lo-Manthang (3840m) and overnight at Lodge

Teji Festival 2022 End

Day 10: 6-hour drive to Chhuksang (3310m) and overnight at a local guesthouse

Day 11: 6-hour drive to Jomsom (3310m) and accommodation in the local teahouse

Day 12: Fly back to Pokhara 820m and rest time at Pokhara. Overnight at hotel

Day 13: 7-8 hours drive back to Kathmandu (1340m). You can take a flight upon USD 120 extra payment) and stay overnight at Hotel

Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Kathmandu (1340 m) and transfer to the hotel
  • Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu (Kathmandu Durbar Square, Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple), Boudhanath and Pashupatinath) and overnight at hotel
  • Day 03: Drive to Pokhara (200 km and takes 6-7 hours). You can take a flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara upon extra US$ 120 payment). Overnight at hotel
  • Day 04: Fly to Jomsom (2720m) and trek to Kagbeni 2800m (Approx. 3 hour trek and guesthouse accommodation)
  • Day 05: Trek from Kagbeni to Chhuksang 3100m (Approx 6 hour trek and guesthouse accommodation)
  • Day 06: Trek to Ghiling 3570m (Approx. 8 hour hike) via Chuksi Cave. Guest house accommodation
  • Day 07: Trek to Drakmar 3450m (Approx 6 hour hike and guesthouse accommodation)
  • Day 08: Trek Lo-Manthang 3840m (Approx 7 hour hike) via Ghar Gompa and Marang-La Pass. Accommodation in Guesthouse
  • Day 09: First day observes Teji Festival Lo-Manthang 3840m. Accommodation in Guesthouse
  • Day 10: Second day observe Teji Festival Lo-Manthang 3840m. Accommodation in Guesthouse
  • Day 11: Final observes Teji Festival Lo-Manthang 3840m. Accommodation in Guesthouse
  • Day 12: Trek to Yara (3580m) approx 6 hours hike and guest house accommodation)
  • Day 13: Rest Day at Yara visit Luri Gompa. Accommodation in Guesthouse
  • Day 14: Trek to Tange (3320) Approx 6 hour hike and guest house accommodation
  • Day 15: Trek to Chhuksang (3310m) (Approx 10 hours hike and accommodation in the guest house)
  • Day 16: Trek to Muktinath 3,710 m (Approx 7 hours hike and overnight at the guesthouse)
  • Day 17: Trek Muktinath to Jomsom 2720m (Approx 5 hour hike and overnight at guesthouse
  • Day 18: Fly back to Pokhara 820m and rest time at Pokhara. Overnight at hotel
  • Day 19: Drive back to Kathmandu 1340m (Approx 7 hours drive and overnight at the hotel). You can also fly back to Kathmandu on US$ 120 additional payment
  • Day 20: Final departure from Kathmandu

Includes/Excludes

What's included

    • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
    • A three-star hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara
    • Room in the best available lodge and all meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking
    • Welcome and farewell dinners.
    • All ground transportation in private vehicle as per itinerary
    • Pokhara – Jomsom and Jomsom – Pokhara flight ticket
    • Kathmandu and Pokhara guided sightseeing in private vehicle
    • All entrance fees during sightseeing
    • An experienced English or other Language speaking guide and one assistance guide for more than five trekkers
    • Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking special permit
    • Guide, porter, and necessary staff salaries, insurance, accommodation and food, and airfares if necessary
    • sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion) and tent if necessary
    • Duffel bags, t-shirts, achievement certificates, and trekking maps are accessible services from the company.
    • Annapurna Conservation Area Project Permit, Special Permit of Upper Mustang (Cost USD 500) and TIMS
    • First Aid Medical kit or essential medicine
    • Seasonal fruits during the trek
    • Rescue arrangements in the worst case
    • All applicable government and local taxes

What is excluded

    • Nepalese visa fee and international airfares
    • Hotel accommodation, Lunch, and Dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara because of an early arrival in Nepal or late departure from Nepal, early return from Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking because of any reason than the scheduled itinerary
    • Travel and rescue insurance for trekkers only.
    • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, soft or hard beverages, recharge the battery, bottled/boiled water, extra porters, hot shower, a pot of tea, etc.) during trekking
    • Tips and gratuities for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)

Accommodation

You will stay in Samsara Resort or Hotel Arts Kathmandu or a similar 3-star hotel in Thamel and Kuti Resort or a similar 4-star hotel in Pokhara. A solo traveler needs to share the room with a same-gender traveler. If you need a single supplement, you will have to pay an additional cost of about USD 200.

During the Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking, most of your accommodations contain attached bathrooms, while some of the teahouses may not have and you may have to share the washing and toilet facilities in that case. Kathmandu and the trekking regions in lower elevation will have sing room facilities, but it will be hard to find them at higher elevations.

 

Meals

You will enjoy typical Nepalese food and international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, India, etc.) as well during your Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking. Be sure that breakfast, lunch, and dinner will be provided by the lodges or teahouses as per their available menu. You may not be served breakfast somewhere during your trek. You may get opportunities for welcome and farewell dinners for guests.

Departure Dates

We have daily departures for this trip, so we recommend that you book it according to your schedule. We will customize the tour/trekking package to your specific needs. We are concentrating on the private trip, taking into account numerous elements such as COVID, trekkers' physical fitness, available time, and budget. Because these elements may or may not be compatible with the individual traveler.

Similarly, during the trek/tour, we will be pleased to supply you with pre/post accommodation as well as other supplementary services such as a domestic flight and an additional porter. Please fill out this customized form for your convenience.

Customize this trip with help from our local travel specialist that matches your interests.

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