JOMSOM MUKTINATH TREK
Jomsom Muktinath Trek is most popular trekking region of Nepal. This trek begins with trekking in annapurna region and gradually entering the mustang region. These itineary is designed to suit for all age people and even for children. As throughout the trek not involving more than 5-7 hours of walking per day. We walk through the world’s deepest gorge of Kali Gandaki passes between the giants of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. This is an ideal trek throughout the year as the route stays at a low altitudes and does not rain in the region. This trek is highly recommended for all level trekkers as on the way back to Pokhara, there is a regular flight fom Jomsom. A highlight of this trek is a leisure day at the holy temple of both hindus and Buddhists, Muktinath, where a natural holy flame has been burning from time immemorial. Dipping our bodies into hot spring at Tatopani will also be a pleasing memories and Experience. We will walk through the different exciting destination like Ghorepani, Tatopani, Ghasa, Kagbeni, Marpha, Jomsom and Muktinath which offers unique culture, tradition and lifestyle of People. The trek ends with our flight to Pokhara from Jomsom and afterward, followed by drive or flight to Kathmandu. Enjoy this great Jomsom Muktinath Trekking in Nepal with us. We gurarantee to make your holiday the best of your lifetime.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu airport. Transfer to Hotel and Evening welcom Dinner.
After arrival and customs clearance in kathmandu airport. You’ll be met by the Plan Nepal tour representative at airport terminal. we would offer you a warm Nepalese welcome and transferred to Hotel. In evening there will be welcome dinner hosted by Plan Nepal tour. we offer you a welcome dinner in one of the finest cultural restaurant in nepal which will introduce you to the country’s food. Overnight at Hotel.
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara
Morning drive to the most scenic Himalayan destination -Pokhara (200km/6hrs) in the centre of Nepal. You have also option to take white water river rafting at Trishuli river.The rest of the day will be at leisure roaming around the lake side with the colourful bazars, Coffe shops and stroll around lakeside and get prepared for Trek. Overnight at pokhara.
Day 03: Pokhara – Nayapul – Hile (1,490m)
From Pokhara to Nayapul, it takes about 1 ½ hour by driving. The road is reasonably good. At the place of Nayapul, within short walk, one can cross suspension bridge. After that, follows up bank of Modi river to Birethanti. From there mountain trail leads through bamboo forest and passes a large waterfall-summing hole. The trail stays on the north bank of Bhurundi River to Bajagara. Beyond a pasture used by Pony caravans, the trail reaches Sudami then climbs steadily up through the valley reaching Hile (1495m). Walking time takes about 5 hours, overnight at Tea house.
Day 04: Hile – Ghorepani (1,490m – 2,850m)
From the place of Hile, after a short walk the trail crosses a steam on suspension bridge and leads the climb very steeply on a stone staircase. It leads continuously steep to the large village of Uleri at 2070m. From there one can see first eye catching mountain views of Annapurna south (7219m), Himchuli (6440m) and Fishtail (6996m). After that, the trail leads through deep magnificent oak and Rhododendron forest up to Ghorepani (2850m). Walking time takes about 7 hours, overnight at Tea House.
Day 05: Ghorepani – Tatopani (2,850m – 1,190m)
From the Ghorepani, trail descends almost through the several villages such as Chite (2350m), Sikha (1980m), Ghara (1700m), to Kali Gandaki River . After, crossing Kali Gandaki River through the suspension bridge and comes Tatopani (1190m). Walking time takes about 6 hours, overnight at Tea House.
Day 06: Tatopani – Ghasa (1,190m – 2,010m)
At the place of Tatopani, trail head up the Kali Gandaki gorge. It is said to be the deepest in the world from the heights of Annapurna I and Dhaulagiri. Between which it lays a tunnel and rocks trail brings Dana and the Hamlet with the picture of waterfall called Rupachhahara. From there ascends to Ghasa time takes approximately 6 hours, overnight at Tea House.
Day 07: Ghasa – Tukuche (2010m – 2590m)
After a step climb through forest arrives Lete khola and the cluster of buildings that the village of Lete . After 20 minutes walking arrives at place of Kalopani. From there, trail leads up through the bank of Kali Gandaki River and enters Tukuche. Walking time takes about 6 hours, overnight at Tea House.
Day 08: Tukuche – Kagbeni (2,590m – 2,800m)
After Tukuche, a dramatic changes in the vegetable from Pine and Onifer forest changes in the desert like country. The flow of air between the peak of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri creates strong winds. From there, trail leads flat through Marpha, Jomsom Eklaibhatti, reaches Kagbeni (2800m). Walking time takes about 6 hours, overnight at Tea House.
Day 09: Kagbeni – Muktinath (2,800m – 3,800m)
At the place of Kagbeni, trail leads upwards through Khirgar (3270m), Jharkot (3550m) and can be reaches Muktinath walking about 4 hours even relaxing, overnight at Tea House.
Day 10: Rest day in Muktinath for worshipping
Take a tour around Muktinath temple, bathe in holy 108 watersprouts and worship in the temple. Also explore around the villages with guide. These is main highlights of Trek. Overnight at Teahouse.
Day 11: Muktinath _ Jomsom (3,800m – 2,750m)
At the place of Muktinath, one can back through the same trail to Jomsom. Walking time takes approximately 5 hours, overnight at tea House
Day 12: Jomsom – Pokhara
Early after breakfast fly backs to Pokhara. Arrival at pokhara airport. Transfer to hotel. Later on, Take short sightseeing of Pokhara with Boating jn Fewa Lake. Overnight at Pokhara Hotel.
Day 13: Fly or Drive Back Kathmandu. Leisure time on your own.
After Breakfast, Drive or take a Flight to Kathmandu. Free time on your own for shopping, Relax in hotel, visit garden of dreams or Walk around Thamel Street. Overnight at kathmandu Hotel.
Day 14: Final Depature.
We will exchange our good-byes and now you will be leaving Nepal with all the good memories and unforgettable Experience. We know and hope that you will always remember this Jomsom muktinath trek with Ghorepani- poonhill and after return home tell stories of your amazing experiences in Nepal with Plan Nepal. we will provide a ride to International airport for final depature as per your flight schedule.