Nepal Services
Tibet Services
Bhutan Services
News & Events

Lumba Sumba Peak Climb 20
October 6, 2017

The Group of Seven People from UK has made the Summit of Lumba Sumba Peak ...

Volunteer in Himalaya
October 5, 2017

Nepal is a land with full of joy, its culture and people that makes such a ...

Our fix Departure to Mera
October 3, 2017

This is one of Nepal's most challenging treks, set in breathtaking high mou...

Nepal Village Tour
September 9, 2017

Sankhu-Nagarkot-Changunarayan Tour Two days Sankhu, Nagarkot and Changun...

Langtang Gosaikund Lake T
September 7, 2017

Commence with an overland journey to Dunche, the main trading post of the a...

[View More]

Search Result

Mustang Region, Nepal

Our fascination for the unknown and the ability to explore the undiscovered have given us access to almost every corner of the world.Mustang region, also known as the Forbidden Kingdom, was opened for tourists in 1991 and only limited numbers of people can visit in a year. This high desertic region is north of Jomsom, the headquater of this district. Jomsom is in the lower Mustang & the major part is the upper Mustang. The region is geographically and culturally part of Tibet and has a long rich and complex history, thus offering trekkers to explore the natural, beautiful desert landscape but also monasteries, castles and life styles unaffected by the outside modern world. It is very much different than the other trekking routes in the Himalayan Kingdom of Nepal. This trek is quite expensive because we have to apply for the special trekking permit through the government registered trekking company in Immigration Office & have to pay US$ 700.00 per person for ten days from Kagbeni to Kagbeni.. The arid place with snow-capped mountains and barren hills reaches deep inside the vast Tibetan plateau. Cold winds sweep through narrow canyons and over plains. Erosion has left its marks in bizarre rock formations.Yet humans have lived in this hostile environment for centuries. They have built their settlements along rivers and creeks, the villages of whitewashed houses appear like oases in a huge desert.
People work as farmers on their fields, sowing and harvesting barley and potatoes, and driving cattle to relatively fertile meadows.Lo Gekar, the oldest monastery in Mustang High up in vertical cliffs are inaccessible caves where people dwelled two thousand years ago. Much later the region came under the influence of the Tibetan Yarlung dynasty. In the 15th century the independent kingdom of Lo was founded by Amepal, whose invitation of the famous Buddhist scholar Ngorchen Kunga Zangpo led to a cultural zenith never to be reached again in the following centuries.

 Page  First Previous Next Last  of 1
Displaying Trips 1 to 2 of 2
Click for Trip Detail

Upper Mustang Trekking

Upper Mustang is an ancient Himalayan Kingdom behind the mountains (do you want to say that Mustang is on the northern side of the Himalaya) was (delete was) co...

Trip Fact

Country: Nepal
Area: Mustang Region
Duration: 18 days
Acivities: Nepal Trekking

Click for Trip Detail

Lower Mustang Trekking

The Mustang region occupies the southern fringes of the Tibetan plateau and is dominated by Himalayan peaks such as Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. This classic and r...

Trip Fact

Country: Nepal
Area: Mustang Region
Duration: 16 days
Acivities: Nepal Trekking

 Page  First Previous Next Last  of 1
Displaying Trips 1 to 2 of 2
© Bespoken Himalyan Treks Pvt. Ltd.
Tel: +977-1-4460486
Cell: +977-9841297070

Find us on:

Bespoken Himalayan Treks

We are Affiliated with:

Ministry of Tourism and Civil Aviation Nepal Tourism Board Trekking Agencies' Association of Nepal (TAAN) Nepal Mountaineering Association