ADVENTURE UPPER MUSTANG

DURATION: 10 DAYS (Kathmandu - Lho Manthang - Kathmandu)
BEST TIME: March - June. Sept. - Nov.
RIDING CONDITIONS: Moderate to Extreme (Adventurous)
MAX ALTITUDE: 3,840M at Lho Manthang
BIKES: 411CC Himalayan or Honda XR 250 CC

Mustang refers to Tibet like arid landscape with open meadows. Mustang - a formerly forbidden kindgom along the Kali Gandaki river sharing border with Tibet-China. Officially there are two parts - Lower and Upper. Upper Mustang has a long and rich history that makes it one of the most interesting places on earth. Opened to foreign travellers only around early 1990s, Upper Mustang still is vastly unexplored.

JOIN US on this adventurous ride to Upper Mustang! Riders must be in extremely good health and hearts filled with great sense of adventure. Must have good technical riding skills too. Roads are narrow, gorges are deep, dusty, rocky and often dangerous. But the rewards are amazing! Architectural remnants, religious and cultural monuments, ancient caves, arid moonlike landscapes and the snowy peaks, nomadic lifestyles are the highlights of the area.


RIDING CONDITIONS: Extreme on Day 2 and 3. 

BRIEF ITINERARY

Day 01: Ride from Kathmandu to Pokhara's Lakeside (200km). Explore the beautiful lakeside city.

Day 02: Ride to Marpha (Approx. 130km). 65km black topped. Rests all off-road.

Day 03: Ride to Lho Ghami via Jomsom, Kagbeni. The oxygen level decreases as we climb. Time to stay focused on the narrow roads.

Day 04: Ride to Lho Manthang - the once walled capital city of the Kingdom of Lho. 3840m. Explore the oldest monastery and the palace.

Day 05: Ride to Chhosyar and Chhonub villages and explore the regions oldest monasteries and caves.

Day 06: Ride to Korla Pass (4600M) and to the Tibetan Border. Enjoy the magnificent views of Tibetan plateau. 

Day 07: Ride back to Kagbeni. Start early and ride back to Kagbeni via Syangboche, Tsarang and Lho Ghami.  

Day 08: Ride to Tatopani. Enjoy natural hotspring located on the banks of the raging Kali Gandaki River.

Day 09: Ride back to Pokhara's Lakeside. Check into a hotel/resort. Take care of soar muscles at one of the many spas.

Day 10: Ride back to Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel. Celebration dinner.


TOUR COST:
Please email us to get a quote for your group.

INCLUDES: 411CC Royal Enfield Himalayan bike or 250CC Honda XR with fuel for the entire trip, airport pickup and drop, all permits, hotel/guest house accommodation with all three meals, mineral water, hot spring usage, mechanic support and spare parts. Upper Mustang permit of $500, Support jeep, 1 hours biker's massage in Pokhara on Day 9.

EXCLUDES: International airfare, Nepal visa fee, bar bills, laundry, emergency rescue, insurance, bike repair charge (if any) for damage to the bike, etc.

GROUP SIZE: Minimum 2 riders to maximum 10 riders. 

ABOUT OUR BIKES: We use Royal Enfield Himalayan 411CC  or Honda XR 250CC with electric start. Front disk brake, rear drum brake, 5 speed left gear shift.



 

WE ARE IN TRIPADVISOR