Upper Mustang Tiji festival tour
Most auspicious Mustang Tiji festival tour is the perfect occasion to explore Tibetan culture in pure form. Upper Mustang Tiji festival tour will be a candid opportunity to explore the exceptional scenic beauty of lower to upper mustang. This area surrounded by the mesmerizing views of the Mount Annapurna, Dhaulagiri, as well as Nilgiri. Explorers get the chance to explore the deepest river George in the world in Kaligandaki river, Dana Myagdi. The vibrant and dynamic nature of the Tiji festival that marks the celebration of the Good over the evil. Give a try to this trip once, and it is for sure, you will aspire to join the event at the forthcoming times as well.
An overview of Tiji Festival in Lo Manthang Nepal
Upper Mustang Tiji Festival Tour in Lo Manthang is one of the most unique and culturally rich experiences. Tiji festival is one of the most colorful and major events in Mustang. It organized to celebrate the victory of the good over the evil. As for the folktale, this event dedicated to the holy memory of Dorje Jono, a 15th century demigod, who fought against his demon-father to protect the people from this part of the world. Every year, festival organize on the month of May and continues for 3 days.
The event gets the participation by the mass as well as the monks from the nearby monasteries. Monk preforms & participates in various religious acts and dances, dressed in colorful attires. With the climate condition being at is best for the entire part of the year, and the vibes of festival and celebration prevailing all around. Mustang Tiji festival tour package is the perfect opportunity to explore the beauty of Himalayas as well as the Tibetan religious and social culture.
Upper mustang area is a restricted place and hence, you would need to avail a special permit through agency before go. It require minimum 2 person in a group as well as original passport to to complete formalities for granting the permit. The permits are available for a span of 10 days and 9 nights minimum, it cost US$ 500 per person. If you stay longer need to pay $ 50 extra each extra day per person. The experience of Tiji festival trip will surely endure in your mind forever.
Highlights of Upper Mustang Tiji Festival tour
# Witness the Tiji Festival a colorful and vibrant event takes place in Lo Manthang.
# Watch Masked dances, Thangka display, bonfire, traditional costumes during festival.
# Explore ancient monasteries, caves, palaces and stunning landscapes of Himalayas.
# Discover region’s rich history, culture and interact local’s traditional way of life.
# Active participation to observe Tenchi festival for 3 days from start to end.
# Feel the peace and spirituality in holy Mustang Area Influences by Tibetan Buddhism.
# Experience pure Tibetan Culture and lifestyle preserved in mustang for centuries.
# Enjoy rituals and prayers shown by monks to appease deities to seek their blessings.
Upper Mustang Tiji festival tour itinerary
Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu, Nepal
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara by luxury jeep
Day 04: Drive from Pokhara to Tatopani & enjoy natural hot spring
Day 05: Drive to Kagbeni via deepest gorge in the world
Day 06: Drive to Ghiling via Sammar & syangboche village
Day 07: Drive to Tsarang after exploring Dhakmar
Day 08: Drive to Lo Manthang via Sungda chorten and Lo la
Day 09: Drive to Kora la (Nepal Tibet border) back to Chhoser to Lo Manthang
Tiji festival start dates 2024/2025
Day 10: May 5- 2024: First day to see the opening of Tiji festival at Lo Manthang
Day 11: May 6- 2024: Second day to observe Tiji celebration at Lo Manthang Nepal
Day 12: May 7- 2024: Final day to observe Tenji festival at Choedhe monastery in Upper Mustang
Tiji Festival 2024 5th, 6th and 7th May 2024
Tiji Festival 2025 24th, 25th and 26th May 2025
Tiji celebration end 2024/2025
Day 13: Drive to Syangboche village explore chungsi by short walk
Day 14: Drive to Marpha with sightseeing in Muktinath
Day 15: Drive to Pokhara Nepal
Day 16: Pokhara to Kathmandu by flight or drive
Day 17: Airport transfer to depart Nepal
Mustang tiji festival jeep tour cost US$:2195 per person for two person and US$:1775 per person if 4 person in group
Services included on Lo Manthang tiji festival tour package
# Airports pick up on your arrival day by private vehicle
# All transportation Kathmandu to Kathmandu by luxurious jeep
# Two nights hotel accommodation in Pokhara BB basic
# All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & dinner) 4 cups of hot drink each day on choice
# Best accommodation at tea houses during Mustang traveling period
# Professional English speaking guide service trained by government of Nepal
# All necessary paperwork, special permits (ACAP, TIMS) and local taxes
# Airport transfer by private vehicle to depart Kathmandu, Nepal
Service exclude on Mustang Tiji festival tour
* Visa fees / international airfare to and from Kathmandu
* Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
* Personal expenses phone calls, mineral water, bar bills, hot shower, battery recharge, extra porters & gears etc
* Tips for guides, drivers (Tipping are expected but not mandatory)
Now Kathmandu to upper mustang distance connected by the road. It is possible to go to celebrate Upper Mustang Tiji festival by jeep and bus. Private or local Jeep takes visitors to mustang via Pokhara, it takes about 24 hrs to reach. Off road overland trip to upper mustang for tiji festival give you and adventurous experience. It is good to go to the upper part of mustang slowly with the rest and exploration in between. Lo Manthang Tiji festival tour package design by the expert to provide the comfort feeling for visitors as well as reduce the risk of altitude sickness.
Upper Mustang Tiji Festival is a colorful and lively event celebrated in the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. It is a three-day festival that is observed every year in the month of May. Upper Mustang Tiji Festival is an annual religious celebration held in the ancient city of Lo Manthang. It is an integral part of the local culture and tradition. The festival is dedicated to the victory of good over evil and is celebrated with traditional dances, music, and prayers offered by local lamas.
Tiji festival is a unique opportunity for visitors to witness the ancient cultural heritage and interact with local community of Mustang Nepal. The tour is suitable for those who are interested in cultural tourism and want to experience the unique cultural heritage of Mustang, Nepal, Himalayas.
Upper Mustang Tiji Festival Tour is an unforgettable experience that provides an insight into the unique culture and traditions of the Mustang region. It is an opportunity to witness the age-old customs and practices of the people, and experience the joy and fervor of the Tiji Festival. It is a journey that combines adventure, culture, and spirituality, making it a must-do for anyone who wants to explore the rich cultural heritage of Nepal.
Tiji festival is an annual festival of upper mustang celebrates for three-days in Lo Manthang Nepal. Information about mustang’s colourful tiji festival “tenchi”may help you to know about, if you interested to know the history of tiji festival and meet the Tibetan Buddhist people in the lo Manthang region write us. We are happy to organize an exciting upper mustang tiji festival jeep tour in Nepal for you.