About Trip

Upper Mustang Lomanthang Tiji Festival Jeep Tour is an exclusive opportunity to explore the ancient Tibetan Buddhist festival in the restricted region of the Mustang district. It is located in the Himalayan rain shadow area, beyond the Annapurna region. Tiji festival has its own significance and thousands of travelers look forward to attend on this festival on the suitable day. It is an effort of Nepal Kameleon Holidays to take you to this hidden Kingdom to explore the globally recognized Tiji Festival tour in Lomanthang, including a tour to the Muktinath Temple.

The tour begins from Kathmandu or Pokhara based on your bookings. The driving goes through the remarkable countryside exploring the delighting landscape and the dazzling Himalayas. The Rupse waterfall, apple orchards in Tukuche and Marpha, windy Jomsom and Kagbeni valley are some of the impressive attractions in the lower Mustang. Upper Mustang is a hidden Kingdom and enlisted in the restricted region. The sandy caves, arid region, centuries old monasteries and chhortens are the hidden gems in Upper Mustang. Lomanthang, the stone walled town is the cultural capital of this region.

Tiji festival is celebrated for 3 days to please the Lord and ask the rain. The festival has its connection with the life in the Himalayan rain shadow area. It remains drought throughout the year and rain brings a huge meaning to ease the day to day activities. During the cultural performance in Lomanthang, they perform chorus dance with masque and unique garments.

To book the Jeep Tour to Upper Mustang Lomanthang Tiji Festival, please do not hesitate to contact Nepal Kameleon Holidays via:

WhatsApp: +977 9851159455

Email: nepalkameleonholidays@gmail.com or info@nepalkameleonholidays.com

 

Highlights:

  • Rupse Waterfalls-more than 300 meters
  • Marpha, Jomsom and Kagbeni
  • The hidden jem of Upper Mustang-Lomanthang
  • Ancient monasteries, chhortens and sandy caves
  • Muktinath Temple-the sacred Hindu pilgrimage site

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
  • Day 02: Drive from Pokhara to Jomsom.
  • Day 03: Drive from Jomsom to Lomanthang.
  • Day 04: Explore and Enjoy the Tiji Festival.
  • Day 05: Drive from Lomanthang to Kagbeni.
  • Day 06: Drive from Kagbeni to Muktinath, drive back to Lete.
  • Day 07: Drive back to Pokhara.
  • Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu.

Cost Includes:

  • 4WD Jeep transportation for the trip (7N/8D) from Kathmandu to Kathmandu.
  • Three meals: Breakfast, lunch and dinner in the mountain trip, B&B in Pokhara.
  • Lodge based accommodation in the mountains and hotel in Pokhara.
  • Upper Mustang Restricted Area Entry Permit (500 USD/person)
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Entry Permit
  • English speaking guide, his salary, food, insurance and accommodation.
  • Required paperwork

Cost Excludes:

  • Your personal expenses
  • chocolates and energy bars
  • Mineral water (we bring it in jeep and you don't have to pay for this. If you take it in the hotel/restaurant, you need to pay)  
  • any alcoholic drinks and energy drinks
  • Your insurance
  • Tips for guide and driver

Trip Note

Upper Mustang is located in the Restricted Area of Nepal. You need three paperwork- Restricted Area Entry Permit (USD 500/Person), Annapurna Conservation Area Project (ACAP) Permit and TIMS Card.

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01Drive from Kathmandu to Pokhara.
  • Day 02Drive from Pokhara to Jomsom.
  • Day 03Drive from Jomsom to Lomanthang.
  • Day 04Explore and Enjoy the Tiji Festival.
  • Day 05Drive from Lomanthang to Kagbeni.
  • Day 06Drive from Kagbeni to Muktinath, drive back to Lete.
  • Day 07Drive back to Pokhara.
  • Day 08Drive back to Kathmandu.
Interested in this trip? Feel free to contact +977 9851159455 or Customize trip