Upper Mustang trail effected by new road to Lo Manthang
Upper Mustang is not only the hidden paradise but also the hub of cultural heritage. Medieval Earthen Walled City of Lo Manthang Nepal is one of the best place to visit once in a life time to observe the real image of Tibetan culture.
Road construction in upper mustang helps to connect this area to the different parts of Nepal and Tibet. It brings some opportunity for local and some conflict to preserve the Tibetan culture, tradition.
Unmanaged Parking of motorcycle, jeep, tractor and other vehicles in around Lo Manthang made this area dirty and unpleasant.
Lifestyle of local influences by the modernity day by day. It is important to preserve the culture of upper mustang in real form by themselves.
In fact, the road damaged the trekking trail but brings lots of tourist by car and connect Nepal and China through road for business as well.
It is modern silk road for trade between Nepal and Tibet. Pokhara to kora la road via mustang play the great role to uplift economy of Nepal.
List of amazing road to Lo Manthang trips
Upper Mustang Jeep tour in Nepal Upper Mustang Tiji festival tour
Upper Mustang trek Nepal Upper Mustang Tiji Festival trek
Upper Mustang circuit trek Upper Mustang tour from Pokhara
Upper Mustang tour from Kathmandu Upper mustang helicopter tour
Upper Mustang motorbike tour Upper Mustang biking tour
Before road construction there are limited number of tourist reached mustang by walking. After road construction there are many domestic and foreign tourists visiting upper mustang annually. Some of the hiking company, guides and porters loose the job, but it open opportunity to established different business including tours, transport, export import etc. It is a great progress for Nepalese community.
Pokhara, Beni Jomsom kora la road resolved the transportation problem, upgrade the economy and lifestyle of local. Now there is off road all the way to China border. Beni Jomsom part of upper mustang road under the process to paved (black top). Local people built alternative walking trail to avoid road and make easy for trekkers.
These days you can hire a jeep from Pokhara to upper mustang to explore ancient monasteries, caves, canyons, cold desert, incredible landscapes, Lowa tribes, their untouched culture and lifestyle easily.
Road to Lo Manthang attract many travellers from around the world in upper mustang area by road.
Upper Mustang trail in Nepal has been recently impacted by the construction of a new road. This road has brought both positive and negative effects to the region and the local communities. The new road may lead to increased development and more traffic in the area, potentially changing the traditional way of life for local communities and altering the natural environment.
The road has made it easier and faster for tourists to reach the remote town of Lo Manthang. This has increased the number of tourists visiting the area, leading to overcrowding and environmental degradation.
The new road has made the Upper Mustang region more accessible to travelers, leading to an increase in tourist traffic and an increase in income for local communities. Road made easier for people to travel and access essential services.
The construction of a new road in the Upper Mustang region has had both positive and negative impacts.
The new road construction in the Upper Mustang region has brought both positive and negative impacts. While it has made the region more accessible, it has also raised concerns about its impact on the environment, local culture, and the trekking experience. As the road continues to develop, it is essential to consider its impact on the region’s sustainability and the preservation of its unique culture and environment any way the road may bring more tourists to mustang and helps in economy.
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