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Motorbike Tour to Upper Mustang

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A fully guided motorbike tour to the most stunning valleys of Upper Mustang. Witness ethnic cultures of the Thakali people surrounded by majestic mountain views. We start our trip with a ride to Pokhara - Nepal's most chilled out lakeside city nestled in the lap of Annapurna mountains. This wonderful motor bike adventure advances to discover wonders of architecture, culture, living style and the traditions of peoples of Mustang District which is influenced by the Tibetan culture.The ride passes through some jaw dropping scenic countryside roads along Baglung before hitting the dirt road build recently along the most popular Annapurna trekking trail.We stop for lunch at Jomsom, a small town with seasonal airport and awesome view of the Nilgiri mountain.The ride continues through dirt road and the world's deepest gorge along the raging Kali Gandaki river all the way to Muktinath. Visit the holy river of salvation with 108 water spouts where Hindu & Buddhist pilgrims come from all over the world in order to cleanse their sins.
                    
We ride continues to Kagbeni, Ghami and reach to Lo-Manthang, the city within the wall. At Lo-Manthang we explore the thousands years old monasteries, stunning landscapes, wonderful Chossar cave and many more. We ride back the same route enjoying the spectaular mountains views once again and the hot spring bath at Tatopani. We continue our ride back to Kathmandu via Pokhara.

TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Explore the thousands years old monasteries, stunning landscapes and wonderful caves.
  • Bathing at Natural hot spring at Tatopani.
  • Ride through the Kali Gandaki Gorge - the deepest gorge in the world.
  • Exploration of Pilgrimage site Muktinath.
  • Old Palaces, Museums, Temples and Monastery.
  • UNESCO World heritage sightseeing in Kathmandu valley.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1 : Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
  • Day 2 : Cultural & Heritage sightseeing at Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel on BB Basis.
  • Day 3 : Drive (200km/5-6 hours) or fly (25 minute) from kathmandu to Pokhara (840m) and transfer to hotel.
  • Day 4 : Ride (125km/5-6 hours) from Pokhara to Tatopani (2600m) via Beni.
  • Day 5 : Ride(65km/5-6 hours) from Tatopani to Kagbeni (2900m) via Muktinath (3800m).
  • Day 6 : Ride from Kagbeni to Ghami (7 hours/3510m).
  • Day 7 : Ride from Ghami to Lo-Manthang (5-6 hours/3840m).
  • Day 8 : Explore Lo-Manthang and visit Chossar cave.
  • Day 9 : Ride back to Chhusang (2980m).
  • Day 10 : Ride to Kalopani (2530m).
  • Day 11 : Ride to Pokhara (840m).
  • Day 12 : Fly or drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
  • Day 13 : Transfer to airport for final departure.

Day 1 : Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Arriving Kathmandu Tribhuwan Airport, Where Himalayan Excursion Nepal's representative meets you, transfer you to the hotel nearby Thamel as per your requirement.
  • Accomodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast

Day 2 : Cultural & Heritage sightseeing at Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel on BB Basis.

Our experience tour guide help you for sightseeing, we visit world heritage site in Kathmandu Durbar square, Patan Durbar Square, Pashupatinath (temple of Shiva), Boudhanath and Swoyambhunath (Monkey Temple). 
  • Accomodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast

Day 3 : Drive (200km/5-6 hours) or fly (25 minute) from kathmandu to Pokhara (840m) and transfer to hotel.

Today, After early morning breakfast drive 5-6 hrs Kathmandu to Pokhara by tourist bus or by private tourist vehicle.Through this drive experience the stunning views of Trisuli rivers and green forest. 
  • Accomodation: Hotel
  • Max. Altitude: 840m
  • Meals: Breakfast

Day 4 : Ride (125km/5-6 hours) from Pokhara to Tatopani (2600m) via Beni.

Today, After morning breakfast we will start our ride from Pokhara, It is paved road till Beni. Rough road begins after Beni. We will ride bank of river Kali Gandaki and reach at Tatopani.
 
  • Accomodation: Guesthouse
  • Max. Altitude: 2600m
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 5 : Ride(65km/5-6 hours) from Tatopani to Kagbeni (2900m) via Muktinath (3800m).

After morning breakfast in Tatopani start riding through Kali Gandaki river is with scenic Himalayan range of Annapurna, Nilgiri and Dhaulagiri. Reach at Muktinath (3800m), Where you can visit holy sight Muktinath temple and Buddhist monastery. Ride back to Kagbeni for Overnight.
  • Accomodation: Guesthouse
  • Max. Altitude: 2900m
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 6 : Ride from Kagbeni to Ghami (7 hours/3510m).

You can explore Kagbeni village at morning time. After checking our permit in Kagbeni check post we will ride via bank of Kali Gandaki and pass 3800 meters altitude village and Nya La Pass of 4010 meters. Reach to Ghami for overnight.
  • Accomodation: Guesthouse
  • Hours: 7
  • Max. Altitude: 3510m
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 7 : Ride from Ghami to Lo-Manthang (5-6 hours/3840m).

Today we will ride for our ultimate destination of this trip, Lo-Manthang. We can see panoramic mountain view of Nilgiri and Dhaulagiri.Overnight at Lo-Manthang.
  • Accomodation: Guesthouse
  • Hours: 5-6
  • Max. Altitude: 3840m
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 8 : Explore Lo-Manthang and visit Chossar cave.

Today, After morning breakfast  we will explore  around Lo-Manthang village by walking and visit thousands years old monastery The Chode Gonpa, The Jampa Monastery and Thupchen Gonpa. After lunch we will ride and visit Choosar Cave and ride back to Lo-Manthang for overnight.
 
  • Accomodation: Guesthouse
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 9 : Ride back to Chhusang (2980m).

Today, After morning breakfast we will ride back to Chussang. Overnight at Chussang.
  • Accomodation: Guesthouse
  • Max. Altitude: 2980m
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 10 : Ride to Kalopani (2530m).

Today, we will ride to Kalopani. Overnight at kalopani.
  • Accomodation: Guesthouse
  • Max. Altitude: 2530m
  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Day 11 : Ride to Pokhara (840m).

Today, After morning breakfast we will ride to Pokhara and remaining day relax at lake side with music.
 
  • Accomodation: Hotel
  • Max. Altitude: 840m
  • Meals: Breakfast

Day 12 : Fly or drive back to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Today, Early morning fly to Kathmandu or drive to Kathmandu, Transfer to hotel.
  • Accomodation: Hotel
  • Meals: Breakfast

Day 13 : Transfer to airport for final departure.

Today, our representative will meet you and transfer to airport by private tourist vehicle for your final departure.

What's included

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • 3 Nights twin sharing hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on BB Basis.
  • 1 Night twin sharing hotel accommodation in Pokhara on BB Basis.
  • Full day Kathmandu sightseeing tour by private tourist vehicle
  • professional English speaking tour guide for Kathmandu sightseeing
  • All standard meals (Breakfast, Lunch & dinner) during the trip
  • Best available lodge/Guesthouse accommodation during the trip
  • License holder english speaking trekking guide during the trip
  • Food, accommodation, salary, Equipment, Medicine & Insurance for all staff
  • Necessary entry permit fees & traveler TIMS card.
  • Himalayan Excursion Nepal provide sleeping bag & duffel bag (to be returned after trip completion)
  • All government & local taxes

What's not included

  • International airfare & necessary airport taxes
  • Nepal entry visa fees at present USD 25 for 15 days, USD 40 for 30 days and USD 100 for three month. (bring accurate USD cash & two pp size photo).
  • Lunch & dinner in kathmandu & pokhara.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early from mountain or late departure.
  • Temple & monastries entry fees in Kathmandu.
  • Travel insurance which covers emergency rescue & evacuation.
  • All personal & bar expenses in Kathmandu & during the trip.
  • Tips for staff & driver (tipping is expected)
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, bottle or boiled water, shower etc) and Any other expenses which are not mentioned above.
This motorbike trip is suitable for those kind of person who know to ride motorbike perfectly  and who is moderately fit, no previous experience is required. To  condition yourself for the ride, some physical fitness programs such as walking, running, swimming and hiking are recommended before you embark on your journey. Any person suffering from a pre-existing medical condition or diseases must seek medical advice before considering any trip.
Yes, our company representative will be there to greet you. He will be displaying Himalayan  Excursion Nepal sign board outside the airpot terminal. You will be transferred to your hotel by our private vehicle.
Best season for this trip is usally March-April and October-November but
this trip can be done in February,June,April,May and December as well.
Weather in the mountains is very difficult to predict.At night it is generally cold and the days are generally warm.The temperature could be as high as 25 degree celsius to -20 degree celsius low.
 
During trip guesthouse does not facilitate with heater or air conditioner,But they have facility of hitting the dinning area by providing kerosene or metal heater. USD 2 to USD 5 per person would be applicable to use this service and this is payable directly to the guesthouse. 
Depending on nature of travel we provide different vehicle service.we provide tourist vehicles for sightseeing, city tours and airport pickups-drops. We book flight ticket through Buddha Air, Yeti Air and Simrik Airlines air for the flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara and vice versa. We use Royal Enfield 500 CC motorbike for entire trip from Pokhara to Lo-Manthang and viceversa.
 
There are landline telephone in some village along the trip routes from which you can contact with your family and friends. some place there is also internet access which you can use by paying some charges.Also you can buy sim card for your cell phone by giving your xerox copy of your passport and PP size photo.
In the cities, off course yes but once you are outside of the cities, all you have to pay in cash. Also you have exchange the currency in Nepali rupees before you go outside the cities.
Generally, in kathmandu you can allocate USD 15-20 for lunch and dinner.During trip USD 10 to 15 per person a day will be enough to buy bottles of water,chocolates,biscuits,pay for the hot shower and a few drinks.
Yes, charging facilities will be available in every guesthouse & lodges but sometime there maybe load shedding problem so its better to bring power bank or spare batteries.
There are many restaurant available in Kathmandu city where you can find any delight of your choice. But in trip route most teahouses.On the menu you may find noodles soup,steam mo:mo,daal bhat, green salad, finger chips,eggs,potatoes, fresh vegetables. You can get tea,coffee,hot lemon,hot chocolate. Every day breakfast, lunch , dinner will be at a lodge.
Along your trip we can add days at your request with additional costs to cover guides and other helping staffs,accomodation and food.Please consult with your guide and he will update our office in Kathmandu and we can make the arrangments accordingly.

If you are in private or solo trip it would be possible as your itinerary is very flexible where as if you were in group then this group the option would be limited so please make sure you discuss with your group and guide and your guide will update us accordingly.
 
Lodges mostly serve the vegetarian meals so there is no problem at all for vegetarian. Also we always recommend our clients to eat vegetarian meals to avoid food poisoning. Non-veg meals at the high altitude is not safe for the stomach.
Hot water in bucket will be provided for shower and you have to pay for hot water.
Yes, they have received training from NATHM (Nepal Academy of Tourism and Hotel Management).They have also received high altitude first aid training from KEEP (Kathmandu Environmental Education Project).
 
Actually tipping is not compulsory, but small gesture of thanks to your guides and local staffs.The level of the tip should reflect the level of satisfaction from and personal involvement with your guide.
Yes, there are a plenty of options and choices to extend your holiday before or after your main trip.Click here
Duration
13 days
Price Start From
USD 1850

Trip Info

Trip Code: HEN/TAH-01
Grade: Moderate grading info
Best Month of the Year : Mar-May & Sep-Dec
Hotel Accommodation : Hotel & Lodge
Trek Type : Tea house
Maximum Elevation : 3,840M.
Destination: : Nepal

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