Things to do in upper Mustang Nepal
Upper Mustang is a restricted area for foreigners and controlled by the government of Nepal. If you are scheduled to visit Mustang in your next vacation trip; all you need to know what are the key things to do in upper Mustang Nepal? It helps you to find the suitable activities as per your interest and duration of holiday vacation.
Mustang district is famous destination for trekking in Nepal. After road construction up to Muktinath and Korala via Jomsom, Mustang going to be popular as a best tour destination of Nepal as well. Mainly Muktinath temple, Kagbeni and Damodar Kunda are the main attraction for Nepali and Indian pilgrims. Upper mustang attract Nature and culture lover foreign visitors. Some interesting things to do in Mustang Nepal are listed below for reference to the explorer.
If you are wondering about the things to do in Mustang Nepal, one of the primary attraction is trekking to Mustang along Kaligandaki river valley. In the course of walking trip, you can explore high mountain view, exciting semi arid desert views, flora and fauna of the Himalayas. Before road construction Mustang is one of the most popular trekking destination of Nepal. It is a part of world famous Annapurna circuit trek, upper mustang trek as well as a Jomsom Muktinath trek also.
Mustang walking trip takes you to different view points to show you the Nature, landscape and provide an opportunity to know the culture and of lifestyle of local similar to the Tibet. Tibetan influences culture, tradition and lifestyle will endure in your mind forever.
Another best things to do in upper mustang is a wonderful chance to explore the Tibetan culture. After road constriction it becomes a touristic hub, overland entry by jeep from Kathmandu and Pokhara. Sightseeing and pilgrimage are the main interesting things to do in Mustang Nepal. Popularity of off road jeep driving trip to Mustang increasing between young adventurous. The tour pass through stunning valleys, rich ethnic villages and isolated villages of Nepal. Upper mustang tour programs are the best opportunity to know about Tibetan style society, cave civilization and unique land formation. Trip to mustang by bus or Jeep to lower and upper mustang available from March to November.
Upper mustang not only popular for trekking and tours it is popular for mountain biking also. There are many possibility of cycling tour in mustang to observe the lower to upper mustang properly. Due to the expensive permit only few foreign tourist visiting this area by mountain bike. Upper mustang mountain biking tour going popular between Nepali and foreign adventure lover.
Upper Mustang Royal En-field tour program quite expensive but really impressive, it offer exciting experience in semi arid desert similar to Tibet. Upper Mustang wild track designed to observe the low elevation to the high Himalayan landscape. Write us to get the quote of Upper Mustang motorcycle tour in Nepal. Motorbike tour will surely make the experience of the trip to Upper Mustang all the more exciting and enjoyable.
Horse riding in Mustang
Upper Mustang is an ideal place for horse riding trip in Nepal. Local people of Mustang organize horse riding competition “Yartung festival” each year. Tourist from around the world visit mustang to observe horse festival. Tourist also can participate on horse riding festival as well as hire a pony for trekking in High Himalayan desert. Lo Manthang to Chhoser excursion by horse or horse riding trip to upper mustang is one of the unique things to do in Mustang Nepal.
Helicopter tour to Muktinath and upper mustang possible in spring and autumn season only. It is a comfortable way to discover Muktinath temple, Damodar Kunda as well as the forbidden kingdom of Lo Manthang. Upper mustang tour is a impressive travel program which offer amazing views of high mountain, landscape, villages. Helicopter flies in between Annapurna and Dhaulagiri peak closely. Helicopter tour in Nepal offer once in a lifetime experience. Helicopter tour to upper mustang available from Kathmandu and Pokhara city, write us to get the quote.
Beside these major things to do in mustang you must try local cuisines of Thakali, Lowa and Gurung people. Must visit to see ancient monasteries, walled city & royal palace of Lo Manthang, Chortens, Mani walls, sky caves, Nepali Grand Canyon with semi arid deserts wildlife and vegetation of Himalayas.
Hopefully; Now you are clear about what are the most appealing things to do in Upper Mustang Nepal. If you have any questions and confusion related to things to do, fell free to write us.