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Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking
Mustang Tiji

Overview

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

The Tiji Festival is the most auspicious festival of the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. For the 2018 calendar, the dates have been released for May 12, 13 and 14. 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 in the acclimatization in the thin air up in the Himalayas.

About Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking

According to the mythology, the festival is celebrated to mark the victory of the good against evil. It is believed that the region was under the trouble. Because of the demon that destructed the region 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 the beautiful prayers chants and colourful dances. Besides the charm of the festival the trekking in Upper Mustang region. It presents the awestruck views of the Himalayan ranges very close, barren geographical landscape. The mysterious holes settlement, clustered villages, deepest gorges of the world Kaligandaki gorge are another attraction. If you are lucky enough you can also witness the unique cremation ritual of people of the region.

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

Come and Book this amazing trekking amalgamated of the traditions and natural resources. Peregrine Treks & Expedition offers this package at the competitive price and provides the excellent hospitality.

 

Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking Itinerary & Other Details

Day 01 (May 04, 2018):  Arrival in Kathmandu and Welcome dinner

Day 02 (May 05, 2018):  Kathmandu sightseeing and trek preparation

Day 03 (May 06, 2018):  Drive to Pokhara and explore the lake city

Day 04 (May 07, 2018):  Fly to Jomsom and trek to Kagbeni to start the upper Mustang TIJI trek

Day 05 (May 08, 2018):  Kagbeni to Chele (3050m/ 10,006ft) more than 7 hrs trek

Day 06 (May 09, 2018):  Chele to Syangboche (3800m/ 12467ft) 6 hrs trek

Day 07 (May 10, 2018):  Syangboche to Ghami (3520m/ 11548ft) 5 hrs trek

Day 08 (May 11, 2018):  Ghami to Tsarnag (3560m/11679ft) 4 hrs trek

Day 09 (May 12, 2018):   Tsarnag to Lo Manthang witness the Tiji festival use to start in the afternoon

Day 10 (May 13, 2018):  Explore the cave, monastery in morning and afternoon enjoy the stunning mask dances performed by monks in Tiji festival

Day 11 (May 14, 2018):  Exploration of the summer palace and monastery and enjoy the final celebration of Tiji festival in Lo Manthang in the afternoon.

Day 12 (May 15, 2018):  Hike to Dhakmar via Ghar Gompa (3800m/ 12467ft) walk 7 – 8 hrs.

Day 13 (May 16, 2018):  Dhakmar to Somar / trek approximately 7 hrs

Day 14 (May 17, 2018):  Trek to Kagbeni approximately 7 hrs

Day 15 (May 18, 2018):  Trek to Jomsom (2725m) around 3 hrs trek

Day 16 (May 19, 2018):  Fly to Pokhara and Pokhara sightseeing and boating in Phewa Lake

Day 17 (May 20, 2018):  Drive back to Kathmandu 6/7 hours

Day 18 (May 21, 2018):  Transfer to the airport at this final day


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Includes

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • Three-star hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Room in best available lodge and all meal (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during trekking
  • Welcome and farewell dinners
  • All ground transportation in private vehicle as per itinerary
  • Jomsom to 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 5 trekkers
  • Upper Mustang special permit
  • Guide, porter and other necessary staff salaries, insurance, accommodation and food, and airfares if necessary
  • sleeping bag (to be returned after trip completion) and tent if necessary
  • Duffel bag, t-shirt, achievement certificate and trekking map are free services from the company.
  • Necessary Permit and TIMS
  • First Aid Medical kit or necessary normal medicine
  • Seasonal fruits during trek
  • All applicable government and local taxes

Excludes

  • 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 the mountain 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, pot of tea etc.) during trekking
  • Tips and gratuities for guide(s), porter(s) and driver(s)
 

Trip Facts

Destination:Nepal
Duration:18 days
Group Size:More than 2
Arrival on:Tribhuban International Airport, Ktm
Departure:Kathmandu
Max Altitude:Tsarang 3560 m.
Difficulty:Moderate
Accomodation:Three-star hotel in Kathmandu and Pokhara
Meals:Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during trekking

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