Tiji Festival Tour in Upper Mustang

With Pradip Tamang

$1775 USD
per person
Departed
ServiceAll-Inclusive
Duration 14 days
StartPokhara
FinishPokhara
SleepingGuesthouse, Homestay, Hotel, Teahouse
Max. Altitude4200m
Difficulty Moderate
Cancellation Flexible

Your Guide

Dear valued trekkers Namaste!!!

My name is Pradip Tamang, born and raised in northern part of Dhading - Ganesh Himal area Nepal. I have been working as professional trekking tour guide in Nepal since 1999.

I speak English, French, Hindi, Chinese, and Nepalese as native language. I am government registered guide and have passion in guide trekking to Himalaya.


Guiding license #: 2548
Guides for: Agency Employed
Guiding Experience: 16 years
Nationality: Nepal
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Overview

Famous Tiji Festival is celebrated in the land of old Buddhist Kingdom of Lo Manthang in Upper Mustang, is a beautiful sacred Buddhist Himalayan ceremony. The festival involves series and sequent of three days rituals celebrated at the end of May every year. This year in 2017, the monks and Lamas of Lo Manthang have announced that the festival will be celebrated in May 22nd, 23rd and 24th. Visitor going to observe Tiji festival this year is lucky, as the festival is in end of the dry season to enjoy not only the festival but also the mesmerizing Mountain View. We are forming a group for a budget trip to Upper Mustang for the festival and five people have already booked. Sign up now with your Upper Mustang local trekking guide.


Price Includes

  • ACAP Permit
  • Access Flights (Both-Ways)
  • Accommodation
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Guide's Salary
  • Guide's Transport
  • Meals
  • Porter's Insurance
  • TIMS Card

Price Excludes

  • Access Flights (One-Way)
  • Equipment
  • Four Porters
  • Guide’s Accommodation
  • Guide’s Insurance
  • Guide’s Meals
  • International Flights
  • MCAP Permit
  • MRAP Permit
  • One Porter
  • Permit Fees
  • Porter Insurance
  • Private Jeep
  • Private Taxi
  • Public Bus
  • Public Jeep
  • Three Porters
  • Tips
  • Travel Insurance
  • Two Porters
  • Visa Fee

Group Rates

Group size Per-person
1 person $1650 USD
2 people $1550 USD
3 people $1535 USD
4 people $1525 USD
5 people $1525 USD
6 people $1500 USD
7 people $1500 USD
8 people $1480 USD
9 people $1480 USD
10 people $1450 USD
11 people $1450 USD

Itinerary

Day Destination Duration Altitude
Day 1 Pokhara Rest Day 800m
Day 2 Kangbeni 4 hours 2858m
Day 3 Chaile 6 hours 3050m
Day 4 Ghiling 5 hours 3570m
Day 5 Tsarang 4 hours 3520m
Day 6 Lo Manthang 4 hours 3809m
Day 7 Lo Manthang Rest Day 3809m
Day 8 Lo Manthang Rest Day 3700m
Day 9 Lo Manthang Rest Day 3700m
Day 10 Drakmar 5 hours 3810m
Day 11 Shyangmochen 6 hours 3800m
Day 12 Chhuksang 6 hours 3050m
Day 13 Jomsom 6 hours 2700m
Day 14 Pokhara 1 hour 800m

Planning

  1. Oscar Tapio Jacobsen

    Namaste – I am interested in the Upper Mustang trek – I want to go alone with a guide as soon as possible. I am in Kathmandu desperately looking to go. I’ve got the gear necessary. Thank you

  2. Sven

    I am a single traveler, would like to join a group, start from either KTM or Pokhara first week of October. What would you suggest?

  3. Namaste Sven
    Greetings from Kathmandu, I have join group for Upper Mustang trek fixed departure on October 01 driving to Pokhara and fly to Jomsom on October 02. If you are interested you can inbox me for information Thank you and have great Sunday!
    Sincerely
    Pradip Tamang
    Trek Leader

  4. Johanna Hornsby

    I’m thinking about joining this trek but I don’t have a very big budget. How much additional money would I estimately need on this trek? (I’m already in Pokhara and have my visa) Thank you 🙂

  5. Namaste,
    Thank you for your comment and interest. There should be minimum 2 parties to get the permit. Solo trekkers are not allowed into Upper Mustang. Our package cost is U$ 1775 and you might need additional U$ 5-10 a day for the expenses that I did not included in the package.
    Thank you & regards,
    Pradip

  6. Johanna Hornsby

    Okay, thank you very much! So just to be 100% sure – your package also includes all the permits I need and I basically just have to show up with my gear, is that right?

  7. Yes, the package I offer covers all the necessary permits, meals, lodges, guide & porter during the trek.
    http://www.guideinhimalaya.com/nepal/nepal-trekking/annapurna-trekking/upper-mustang-trekking.html

  8. Pradip, I have sent you an email thru the company you work for asking if you are available for my trip to Lo on May 14. Thanks!

  9. Namaste Wilbur

    Just checked the e-mails. Have not got any from you. Have a great weekend. Thanks and regards.

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