Yara village in ancient kingdom of lo in Himalayas

Yara village in Mustang

Yara village in ancient kingdom of lo in Himalayas

The Yara village, located in the Mustang district of north-central part of Nepal. The village is famous for its ancient caves, hamlets, and monastery, make it an exciting place for adventurers and history enthusiasts alike. Yara village is a small, remote village situated at an altitude of approximately 3607 meters / 11834 feet above sea level.

This village surrounded by magnificent Himalayan and barren landscape, it is known for its unique cultural and historical significance. Its traditional architecture and cultural practices make it a popular tourist destination.

Ancient caves and monasteries nearby Yara Village are the must see places of this area. The caves are dug into the mountainside and believed to have been used as dwellings early inhabitants in this area.

Apart from the caves, ancient monastery of Yara, Ghara and Luri Gumba are preserved for centuries to protect Buddhist heritage. It is decorated with ancient artifacts, paintings, and scriptures. Visitors witness the daily rituals and prayers performed by the monks at the monastery. If you would like to visit Yara, ghara and luri gumba book listed trip to do so.

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The houses in Yara are built with mud and stones, and the roofs are made of wooden planks. The village has narrow lanes and alleys; houses are built close to each other. The architectural style of the village is distinct and reflects the rich cultural heritage of yara in Upper Mustang.

The people of Yara are primarily engaged in agriculture and animal husbandry. The village is known for its production of barley, wheat, and buckwheat, and the locals rear sheep, goats, and yaks. The people of Yara are friendly and hospitable, and they are known for their traditional lifestyle and culture.

The best time to visit Yara village of Mustan is from April to November when the weather is dry and pleasant. During this time, the skies are clear, and the views of the Himalayas are breathtaking. It is accessible by road, trekking, horse riding and helicopter flight too to make the different experience.

Yara Village is a hidden gem in Upper Mustang region of Nepal. It offers a unique blend of culture, history, and natural beauty. The ancient caves, hamlets, and monastery provide a glimpse into the rich history and culture of Nepal, while the trekking opportunities offer an adventure of a lifetime. Yara Village is a must-visit destination for anyone who wants to explore the unexplored and experience the beauty of Nepal.