Jomsom Muktinath Trek
Jomsom Muktinath Trek takes you to the wonderland of the Himalayas, into the land of extremes that hosts world’s deepest gorge made by Kali Gandaki River, arid and semi-desert landscape in the rain shadow areas north of Annapurna region and the towns famous for speedy afternoon winds. Set your foot in the land displaying outstanding religious harmony, where Hindus and Buddhist worship Muktinath with utmost respect, faith and harmony. Designed for the adventure seekers who carve for mysteries and adventure at the same time, Jomsom Muktinath Trek provides this opportunity to those explorers. Join this trek to visit the traditional villages, explore diverse cultures, traverse in the lush hills and valleys, and wander onto dry and rocky mountains.
Jomsom Muktinath Trek starts from Pokhara, the Lake City of Nepal, after an enriching and insightful sightseeing of the ancient heritages of Kathmandu valley manifested in the temples, palaces, monasteries, stupas, intricate carvings and architectural masterpieces. Flight to Jomsom, a town famous for contrasting landscape and windy afternoon, is the starting point of this trek. Trekking along the torrential Kali Gandaki River through the typical villages with mountain mud houses and colorful monasteries, you shall also pay visit to the sacred Muktinath temple. Exploring the apple orchards with world-famous apple of Marpha, trekkers also get to relax at the natural hot water springs in Tatopani believed to have some healing quality for the skin diseases such as acne. Besides these, witness the most famous sunrise and sunsets from Poon Hill over the Annapurna massif, Dhaulagiri, Fishtail Mountain and several other humongous peaks, experience the richness of diverse culture and lifestyle as well as vegetation, scenery and biodiversity. You get to visit the ancient caves and mysterious monasteries, desert-like Tibetan plateau, view of the high mountains of Himalayas without ascending to high altitude. This adventure terminates in the Pokhara city while the actual trekking begins at the town of Jomsom.
Jomsom Muktinath Trekking provides you with the insight to the heritages of Kathmandu valley with ancient and cultural importance besides the pre-historic heritages in the Mustang region. An easy to moderate trek, this trek is possible in almost every season due to its existence in the rain shadow area. However, March to May and September to December is the preferred season for trekking in this region. Join the team of Nepal Trekking Planner to explore the mystery and diversity of this trekking destination with professional service and meticulously planned itinerary. We make sure that you get the best out of this trek. Join Jomsom Muktinath Trekking to get the best of nature, mystery, cultural diversity and religious harmony. Go for Jomsom Muktinath Trekking!
1st Day : Arrival in Kathmandu (1350m/4430ft) Hotel (D)
2nd Day : Full day in Kathmandu Hotel (B/B)
3rd Day : Drive to Pokhara (820m/2690ft) about 7 hrs by tourist bus Hotel (BB
4th Day : Fly to Jomsom (2720m/8858.268ft) 25min and trek to Kagbeni (2800m/9186.352ft) about 4 hrs walk Lodge (B/L/D)
5th Day : Trek to Muktinath (3800m/12467.192ft) 4-5 hrs walk Lodge (B/L/D)
6th Day : Trek to Marpha (2660m/8727.034ft) 5-6 hrs walk Lodge (B/L/D)
7th Day : Trek to Kalopani (2530m/8300.525ft) 4-5 hrs walk Lodge (B/L/D)
8th Day : Trek to Tatopani (1190m/3904.199ft) 4-5 hrs walk Lodge (B/L/D)
9th Day : Trek to Ghorepani (2780m/9121ft) 6-7 hrs walks Lodge (B/L/D)
10th Day : Trek to Tadapani (2660m/8727ft) 4-5 hrs walks Lodge (B/L/D)
11th Day : Trek to Ghandruck (1990m/6529ft) 3-4 hrs walk Lodge (B/L/D)
12th Day : Trek to Nayapul (1180m/ 3871.39ft) 4-5 hrs walk and drive to Pokhara (820m /2690ft) about 02 hrs Hotel (B/L/D)
13th Day : Drive back to Kathmandu (1350m/4430ft) 7 hrs drive Hotel (B/B)
14th Day : Full day in Kathmandu Hotel (B/B)
15th Day : Fly back to home/ Next destination (B)
B/B = Bed & Breakfast, B = Breakfast, B/L/D = Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner