Upper Mustang Trek

The separate kingdom in hidden Trans-Himalayan valley behind the Annapurna is known as Upper Mustang. A traditional world trade route to Tibet has been open to travelers since 1992. Cold desert a lost kingdom, rich in ancient tradition, mythology, and huge barren areas are similar to Tibetan plateau. The landscape of Mustang is red fluted hills, cliffs, pinnacles in lower and upper Mustang has yellow and gray rolling hills.During the daytime Mustang region is mostly windy because of dry air. Rich in inhabitants of Tibetan heritage have built several Buddhist monuments, paintings, and walls; the Gompas are the most significant.

Major Attraction: Scenic flight to Jomsom, ancient monasteries, typical culture, forbidden kingdom, picturesque views of the Himalayas This area has been inhabited by Tibetan Buddhists and nowhere else in Nepal can such rich, untouched culture be found. Trekkers are not common here which is why this trek provides such a rare and up close look at a society that has remained unaffected by change for centuries.