travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Mustang Horse Riding Adventure, Kathmandu, Nepal

 
00
    
Legend
  • Outdoors Activities travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 0.4mi
Trip-Advisor's pictureby Trip-Advisor Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 17th of February, 2011
The upper Mustang is dominated by an endless expanse of yellow and grey rolling hills made smooth by the wind. We traverse this lonely landscape on horseback via several passes (The highest being the Nyi-La at 3990m), camping in villages nestled in their green irrigated oasis until we reach the spectacular walled town of Lo-Monthang. Visually, this is an extraordinary place and home of the Mustang Raja (King) as well as some beautiful temples and monasteries. The people of Upper Mustang are always curious about new arrivals and we can expect children, with scary wind blown hair and apple red cheeks, will gather to confront the spectacle of foreign visitors. The abrasive lifestyle required to survive is easily evident here.

Our trip will initiate in Kathmandu, the colourful capital of Nepal. On the next day we fly or drive to the picturesque town of Pokhara. After an evening discovering the pleasures of Pokhara we fly to the high village of Jomsom beneath the 8000m massifs of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. From here we trek to the Lo-Manthang.

We leave the tourist route here and foot trek or ride on horseback through lower Mustang where spectacularly fluted cliffs of red hues overlook the Kali Gandaki River. The Kali Gandarki flows from the high plains of Tibet through Mustang into Nepal before flowing into India. After taking time to explore the area and interact with its small population we return to Jomsom and fly again to Pokhara and Kathmandu.
DAY 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1317m) Welcomed you by our representative then transfer to hotel
DAY 02: Excursion day in Kathmandu and necessary preparation
DAY 03: Kathmandu drive to Pokhara (820m) 6-hrs
DAY 04: Pokhara fly to Jomsom (2710m) then horse ride to Kagbeni (2750m)3-hrs
DAY 05: Kagbeni horse ride to Chele (3050m) 5-hrs
DAY 06: Chele horse ride to Syangbochen (3790m) 5-hrs
DAY 07: Syangbochen horse ride to Tsarang (3565m) 6-hrs
DAY 08: Tsarang horse ride to Lo-Manthang (3730m)5-hrs
DAY 09: Explore around Lo-Manthang
DAY 10: Explore around Lo-Manthang
DAY 11: Lomanthang horse back ride to Ghami (3440m) 4-hrs
DAY 12: Ghami horse ride to Samar (3640m) 5-hrs
DAY 13: Samar horse ride to Chhuksang (2985m) 3-hrs
DAY 14: Chhuksang horse ride to Muktinath (3760m) 6-hrs
DAY 15: Muktinath horse ride back to Jomsom (2710m)5-hrs
DAY 16: Jomsom fly to Kathmandu (1317m) via Pokhara (820m)
DAY 17: Departure day



Regards
B.B. Bhandari
NEPAL ADVENTURE POINT PVT. LTD
G.P.O. Box: 19988, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Telephone: 00977-1-4258476
E-mail: nap@wlink.com.np, nepaladventurepoint@gmail.com
Website: http://www.trekkingagency.com

Address:
G.P.O. Box: 19988, Thamel

Opening Hours:
9:00 am to 7:00 pm

How to get there:
By Air: There are some direct flights to Nepal from your home country. The major international airlines operating scheduled services to Nepal are Thai Airways, Gulf Air, Indian Airlines, Jet Airways, Korean Air, Etihad Air, Silk Air, Air Arabia, Druk Air, Jet lite, Dragon Air, Air China carry most of the foreign travelers to Kathmandu. Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu is the only interenational airport in Nepal which is located in the heart of Kathmandu City.

By Road: There are several entry points by land route mainly from Indian borders; Kakadvita, Birgunj, Bhairahawa, Nepalganj, Dhangadhi and Mahendranagar. Scheduled public buses run to and from Kathmandu.


Phone number:
+977-1-4258476

On the web:
http://www.trekkingagency.com

 
Nepal TrekkingTiji Festival Trekking, Mustang Tiji Festival 2011, Upper Mustang Trek
 
Trip-Advisor's picture
Trip-Advisor wrote on Dec 24, 2011 21:07:
Greeting from the land of Mt. Everest, Nepal!!
On the auspicious occasion of “MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR 2012” Nepal Adventure Point extends its warmest regards and best wishes of happiness, progress and prosperity to you and your family.

MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR - 2012!
Best Regards,
BB Bhandari
&
Nepal Adventure Point’s Team
G.P.O. Box: 19988, Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Telephone: +977-1-4258476, Cell +9779851050327
E-mail: nap@wlink.com.np, nepaladventurepoint@gmail.com
Website: http://www.trekkingagency.com, http://www.nepaladventurepoint.comReply
 
 
 
 
Outdoors Activities
tips

Recent travel tips for Kathmandu

  • Nepal Everest Base Camp trekking- 14 days.
    Everest Base Camp trek itinerary www.adventurediscoverytreks.com Day 1: Pick up from Kathmandu airport (1330m) and transfer to Hotel in kathmandu. Over night Day 2: After b/fast, sightseeing tour around Kathmandu. Day 3: Morning flight [...]
    D: n/a00
  • Travel in Nepal
    Nepal travel activities Nepal travel activities have many different adventure activities from couple of days to until a month. Here are very important to choose your trip before then your Nepal arrival. Nepal is small country in the world. [...]
    D: 0.2mi00
  • EVEREST 3 (THREE) PASSES TREK
    EVEREST 3 (THREE) PASSES TREK KONGMA-LA PASS, CHO-LA PASS & RENJO-LA PASS TREK EVEREST 3 (THREE) PASSES TREK CROSSES OVER THE KONGMA-LA PASS, CHO-LA PASS & RENJO-LA PASS along entire trek days-The ambitious trekker’s intend to do high [...]
    D: 0.4mi00
  • Annapurna Base Camp Trek BEST OFFER
    Annapurna Base Camp Trek is the classic journey to Annapurna’s hidden moraine valley which offers magnificent views, easy walks through the beautiful hill terrace helmets as well as perfect neat and clean local teahouse lodges , good [...]
    D: 0.4mi00
  • Travel in Nepal
    Nepal travel activities Nepal travel activities have many different adventure activities from couple of days to until a month. Here are very important to choose your trip before then your Nepal arrival. Nepal is small country in the world. [...]
    D: 0.2mi00

Things about Kathmandu you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Kathmandu Nightlife

Visit Sam’s Bar, if all you are looking for is a quiet out night with the locals. Sam’s Bar is open until 3 in the morning, giving you plenty of time to meet and get to know backpackers, climbers, and loads of other interesting people during your visit. If you are a climber yourself, Rum Doodle Bar in Kathmandu is the place to be. Well-known by most people, especially those who have [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Immenstaad, Germany
In der Nähe von Immenstaad gibt es einen schönen großen Abenteuerpark, wo man Klettert. Auch wenn man ein bisschen Höchenangst hat, ist es dort...
General: Nahe von Immenstaad

Debrecen, Hungary
If you want to leave your car somewhere which is not a real parking lot be careful not to park on the grass! Some months ago we were at the Zoo and...
General: Be careful when parking in Debrecen

 

Bombay, India
Whitsunday Islands situated Queensland Capital at Australia. Whitsunday Island can divide into four groups like Northern, Lindeman, The...
Beaches : Whitsunday Yacht Charter

Kodaikanal, India
Kodaikanal is a popular hill station in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. This hill station is famous for its scenic beauty and Kodai Lake....
Night Life & Entertainment: Kodaikanal tour packages

 

Petra, Jordan
Petra is now one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. It is a fabulous place from the Eastern tales, simply breathtaking. The old city was...
History & Culture: The Ancient City

Stockholm, Sweden
It is definitely a must if you are in the area. The museum and the city zoo are together, it's a perfect family program as well. The Skansen...
Outdoors Activities: Skansen open-air museum

 

Anaheim, California
Located outside Disneyland and adjacent to the magical Hotel Resort, the entertainment, shopping and dining venue, also called Downtown Disney is...
Shopping: Downtown Disney

Minneapolis, Minnesota
If you are collecting vinyls, or if you just want to pick up a gift for someone, Hymie's Vintage Records is a great place to check out.The building...
Shopping: Hymie's Vintage Records

 

Sunnyvale, California
Going to visit family n friends in paradise!
General: Family n friends

Tampa, Florida
A small and cozy little place at Ybor city in Tampa serves delicious crepes both sweet and meal-like. La Creperia Cafe is famous for its savory...
Food: La Creperia Cafe

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*