Nepal trekking from Jomsom to Muktinath is among the most pictorial to well-known treking path. Which is feasible from Pokhara. The up high a mountain outlook is splendidly attractive, the track is somewhat simple as well as wide open is incredibly fantastic that which allows you to experience the life-style of country side in the course of Nepal trek.
Jomsom To Muktinath Nepal Trekking
This Jomsom-muktinath Nepal trekking starts with short scenic flight of 25 minutes from Pokhara brings you at Jomsoom with amazing Mountain View from the foot hill of the Annapurna. Visitors are able to secure a unique and everlasting impression for the Nepal trekking from visits to place like Jomsom, Muktinath and its exhilarating spiritual environment.
Short trek along the kali Gandaki reveal the life of Thakali who make this area their home and from Kagbeni peak north towards the long- forbidden Kingdom of Mustang. Muktinath, the temple contains the image of Jwala Mai (the goddess of flame) that holds great religious significance to both Buddhists and Hindus and many ascetic sadhus gather here.
TRIP FACTS OF JOMSOM-MUKTINATH TREKKING IN NEPAL
Trek Grade: Easy to Moderate
Trek code: SA-JMT
Duration: 9 days
Trek Style: Guest House Trek
Best Time to go: March to November
Max. Altitude: 3800 m
Group Size: Small Group
Day 01 Arrive at Kathmandu (1400m)
Day 02 Move to Pokhara or you may choose to fly (6 hrs Drive, 25min fly)
Day 03 Fly to Jomsom (2720m, 25min Fly) and trek to Kagbeni (2800m, 4hrs)
Day 04 Hike to Muktinath (3800m, 5hrs)
Day 05 Rest Day at Muktinath
Day 06 Trek back to Jomsom (2720m, 5hrs)
Day 07 Fly Back to Pokhara (830m, 25min Fly)
Day 08 Drive back to Kathmandu
Day 09 Departure or you can go for another trip, for more detail Contact us
- Scenic drive to Pokhara
- Scenic mountain flight to Jomsom behind the Nilgiri peak
- Jomsom famous for apple production
- The holy temple Muktinath
- Rocky cliff and desert
Day 01: Arriving at Kathmandu (1400m)
Once you arrived in International Airport in Kathmandu for Nepal Trekking, Office representative comes to get you and he/she transfer you to the Lodging. In the Accommodation, they present welcome drinks. At dusk, Your trekking guide will visit you for a pre-trek briefing relating to the preparations for the jomsom-muktinath trekking. For an illustration; Time, trek preparation and details.
Day 02: Drive to Pokhara or u may choose to fly (6 hrs Drive, 25 min fly)
Right from Kathmandu, that you will be driven to The Pokhara otherwise you may choose to travel by air. The elegant lake city, where you are able to relax or take pleasure in the beauty of Natural scenery alongside spectacular outlook of Himalayan peaks. Like Mount Annapurnas, Mount Fishtail and so on and so forth. Enroute between Kathmandu to Pokhara you can view more akin to landscape offering greeneries, villages, rivers, farms & great mountain sceneries.
Day 03:Take a flight to Jomsom then trek to Kagbeni (2800 m, 4 hrs)
After an initial morning meal you will pass on to the airport terminal for a morning hours flight to Jomsom(2720 m, 25 min Fly), a pleasing flight out of twenty or so minutes over the mountainous outback with magnificent view of Mount Dhaulagiri and Mt. Annapurnas. Carries you at Jomsom, well known for best apples in Nepal and you will hike aprox. 4 – hour along the bank of Kali Gandaki river to Kagbeni, site to Upper Mustang. At this point residences are level roofed in the Tibetan pattern making it challenging to uncover the dark ammonite fossils (Believed as the epitome of God Vishnu) along the watercourse. Nilgiri Top neglects the visible horizon.
Day 04-05: Take a hike to Muktinath (3800 m, 5 hrs)
Today you turns out to the Muktinath relaying the heritage city of Jharkot with its spoiled dzong with Bon gomba. Continuing to Muktinath, the relaxation day is capable to explore this fascinating town, great importance to each Buddhists and Hindus. It catch the attention of numerous explorers. At this point spring water flows from a stone face through 108 spouts (108 is a blessed number to Buddhists). This water separator covers a sanctuary dedicated to the lord Vishnu and beneath the figurine passes a flow of water with light blazes because of natural gas. The range of Dhaulagiri 1st like-wise creates an attractive position.
Day 06: Trek back to Jomsom (2720m, 5hrs)
The return trek to Jomsom is for the most part downhill with emotional scenes along the way.
Day 07: Fly Back to Pokhara (830m, 25min Fly)
The early morning flight to Pokhara leaves the day free for exploring the city.
Day 08: Drive back to Kathmandu
Drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 09: Departure or you can go for another trip
Embarkation whenever you want or you can prolong your Nepal trekking or venture. To find out more, Contact us. Otherwise our team member will transfer you 3hrs ahead to the Kathmandu Int. Air Terminal for your flight back from Nepal.
WHAT IS COVERED?
- Airport arrival to departure transfer
- Almost all ground mode of transport as outlined by the trip itinerary
- Flight fare between Pokhara-Jomsom-Pokhara
- Protected area trekking permit
- Porters for bag carriage on the backpacking (one porter for two Trekker)
- Eight kilo-gram luggage allotment during trek
- Meals or Foods
- Competent Staff
- All meals or Foods
- Expense resulting from individual character like shopping, tipping or tips etc.
- Expenses caused by unpredicted situations such as Emergency Fund.
- Bills like spending budget for beverages, tobacco products, internet, laundry so on.
- Entry costs for sights to explore
- Tip for the guide to porter
- Nepal entrance visa fee
- Travel insurance
- International flight fares
- Inland flight Kathmandu-Pokhara-Kathmandu plus airport charges
- Expenses with regard to the services except contained above
Lodge/Hotels/Guest House-Twin share basis
Flight (Pokhara-Jomsoom-Pokhara), auto, Jeep, coaches as well as minibuses relying upon the team size, and Hiking/walking
Meals not Included (USD 25-30 per person/per day meals are not included)
English communicating Certified Skilled Guide, Traveling Support Staff
WHAT IS NOT COVERED?
BEFORE YOU GO NEPAL TREKKING (JOMSOM TO MUKTINATH)
Note:Take into consideration that described Nepal Trekking travel plan or itinerary is an saying of expectation so to be applied for guide mainly. Every period might difference through the travelling pace of groups, weather trouble, overall health condition of a group member, occasional natural calamities for example. The guide in command of your trip will vary the plan when necessary and therefore such a alterations of itinerary are near the consideration of Stunning Adventure Pvt. Ltd including your Guide. Yet somehow, your guide would attempt to make sure the trip carries on as per original itinerary. Although, please be able to be adaptable once required.
Accommodation or Lodging in the urban centers just like Pokhara and Kathmandu you will have on a twin share basis with the private facilities. While in, Jomsom-Muktinath trekking, lodging is at local guest houses and lodges which is of a basic standard. Rooms may be twin or multi feature with general shared lavatory facilities. In few area you will find the attached bathroom too. The hot showers are available in some areas for some charge.
Transportation system inside the cities is via car, jeeps, coaches, land cruisers, autos and mini-buses depending upon the group capacity. In the Annapurna zone, method of transportation is hiking or walking. Commonly donkeys, yaks, horses are used for transporting goods or belongings. On the Jomsom-Muktinath countryside trekkin path, hiking or trekking is the main means of transport (quite some time you will find few jeeps are available to the area). Whereas your bags will likely be transported by porter or maybe animals are used.
Simply no meals are included or pertained within this treks. In towns like Kathmandu and Pokhara, you will find a variety of restaurants, of each and every style and price-range. On the walking trail, foods are offered in tea houses, hotels with partial menu choices. There exist several tea houses and holiday lodges in Jomsom-Muktinath region on the way. Meals Menu are likely to be simple, even so filling and quantity are generally quite large.
Remember It: However, the price of food does increase higher or further from main city you go.
Do look at: Take your personal choice snacks too. Like Chocolate bar, Candy, Sneaker etc. Simply keep in mind that you will have to carry for longer route and treks.
We are able to present you with government authorized competent Nepal trekking guide backed by the porter who understand how to carry ones bags, 1 porter for a pair of traveler or trekkers. Your trusty guide is all about the responsibility of the holiday trip. This is the one with whom you just get help with with any kind of issues and inquiries. All our guides are experienced in all parts of trekking such as; safety, medical aid, emergency guidelines and high elevation prescription. They are gurus accepted for their knowledge and adaptability for Nepal together with its own people. Then again, you need to realise in fact they are nearby local guides and even their English may perhaps be fundamental with limited to trek-related area.
Days Begin with
At this Nepal trekking adventure, whilst you are in Kathmandu, that your daytime starts with a wakeup call from your current staying hotel. And began to take the morning meal and baggage pack-up. You will likely then begin traveling to your desired destination. Whilst you are on trek or hike, days start out with your morning meal at the tea house or else the guest house in which you are staying. But you have to pack-up any belongings before breakfast time, that the porter will prepare on time. To take the pleasure of the radiant sun’s rays that stroke on mountains, you should be on the trail again by around 8 am, stopping for a restful lunch time around 12. Lunch time rest period is in lots of area around 2 hours. OK’ing lots of time to check out your current surroundings or chill out. The afternoon stroll is as simple as shorter so you basically reach around 4 pm, Remaining time for go around to close-by near location, devout shelters, exploration of the small town and normally relaxing with a story book or start to writing story on your diary. Dinner time is made for the many area around 7 pm.
Your Baggage Carriage
The bags weight is limited to 16kgs (6-8 kgs per individual). The bags is carried by porter which is not there for you at daytime. During baggage pack it should include everything it needs during the daytime. This typically covers sunscreen, warm dress, camera, lip lotion, water bottle and so on. Your guide will advise you every night on the additional details you may need for the following day. You must have a comfortable bag pack, this load should be few kgs and also slightly noticeable.
It is not easy to get full proof of grading or ranking system , due to the fact almost everyone has dissimilar desires or views of a different fitness level . Do not forget- not any trek in the Himalaya is a walk like going all over at height and that altitude affects nearly everybody in a surprising way .
Preparation before trek
Regardless of age and fitness, preparedness prior to when you arrive is crucial. Strong movement, biking and hiking, swimming or vigorous strolling is suggested otherwise at least hike up and down levels in your walking shoes or boots. Generally, each day trekking hrs in the Jomsom-Muktinath area is 5-6 hours.
It is commonly impossible to change the foreign exchange or for traveller cheque aside from the main cities alike Kathmandu and Pokhara. This means, if you are in the Nepal trekking and in mountains, money is important. So, it is very highly recommend to alter the currency or exchange it in urban centers, before a trek begin. Nepal official exchange is Nepalese rupee, (NRP) or maybe just (Rs). Make sure guaranteed for the little cash in Nepalese rs that will come in (one, two, five, 10,20,50,100,500) and one thousand. In the event you rely on cash money for expense such as; money for drinks, entry fees might be required for sightseeing, crisis fund, departure tax, tipping or tips, shopping, further expenses for porter or others. However this is to notify you that around 25 $– 30 $or 2500 rs to 3000 rs daily per person. As a rule – might possibly be expenses in your food and some others which is not contained in your vacation packages.
In Nepal, many of the currencies are restricted for currency exchange so you should look for the changeable currencies when you are in Nepal. The Us dollar, canadian dollar, Australian dollar, and The euro are mostly changeable.
As a result of the west impression trekking personnel. In particular, guide and porter can be usual to wishing a tip. It is obligatory here & not a necessity. If you have experienced a good quality service, give with your kindness.
Tipping is a personnel and voluntary matter also tips are not applied to the trip or adventure cost.
If you desire to reward the effort of the people who have tried to make your entire trek generally as you hoped, we suggest the accompanying: 5 dollar per day for group of 8+and 6 dollar per day for small group.
Travel Insurance is not combined with your trip or travel cost. We recommend highly that, acquire an extensive travel insurance ahead of your Nepal trekking from your home land. Your Personnel Travel insurance should covers against personal accident, medical expense, emergency evacuation (for example helicopter rescue) or even personal liability coverage (theft of goods and stuffs). We additionally suggest that it includes loss of baggage and personal effect.
Health condition & requirements
When you will be traveling to height, your well-being situation must be good. Trekking in Nepal does not need to be regarded a risky work so far as your healthiness is concern. There is no certain medical requirements for entrance into Nepal. On one hand, such as Jomsom – Muktinath trek has most intense height up to 3800 m. Still, preventive measure like through regular health check-up or inoculation before starting trek can save from unforeseen risk. Although, you have to consult with your doctor for up-to-date information about vaccinations, high elevation medication or Medication for most reasonably predictable illnesses are required which is to be carried with you while travelling in Nepal, like outside Kathmandu & Pokhara, drugstores are few and far off between as well as limited with what they are able to supply. If not available since rescue or evacuation are decided in day. You need to be aware that the health-related comforts are not of the similar quality you may assume at home. So that, it is recommend that you should bring your own first aid kit along with sufficient amount of personal medical necessities. Common issues like dehydration, diarrhea, fever, headaches, or tonsil may be aroused during the traveling period. Thus, prepare accordingly. Whenever you feel much cold frisk yourself and sip hot water, garlic or ginger tea and or soup.
Bear in mind that some drugs, which include anti-malarial, have negative effects at altitude. Remember to discuss this thoroughly with your physician.
Altitude health problem that is known as acute mountain ailments. Especially, for new trekkers elevation related illness are common during Nepal trekking. Note that, it may appear if you choose to trek in higher altitude area, but it is not applied for other part of Nepal. Because of the failure of the human body to adjust in maximum altitude that can impact anyone, despite of your age or physical fitness. It generally arises over 2 thousand meters in fact the potential for being impacted increments once you climb up. To maintain the acute mountain illness is simply to climb gently, 3 hundred meters for each day over 3,000 meter unless you get acclimatized. Beginning of mountain sickness would show itself in headache pain, loss of appetite, insomnia, dizziness, vomiting, nausea, a little bit swelling on facial and hand. You should not leave out this caution other-wise more critical symptom occurs that might even lead to the death within a hours. The best treatment for AMS is usually to come down to a low elevation and guide’s decision making on this subject is final. The chances of AMS during this particular hike is high, because this paths runs in between altitudes above 2600 to 3800 meter.
Sip at least four or five liters of water daily then acclimatize your own body into natural environment with sufficient amount of relaxation are an ideal way for preventing of acute mountain ailments. Try not to think this is serious, calm down and please explain to your guide or leader if it seems more serious symptoms but never medicate by yourself without talking over it to them firstly.
Climate or weather conditions
Range of weather or climate is especially in relation to the height. On this hiking, the trekking route undergoes height between 830m to as much as 3800m. In between 2,700m to 3,000m a chilly cool climate exist, and from 3,500m to 3700m, summer season are cool and winter season are very cold. You can find different range of elevation for this (joomsom-muktinath)Nepal trekking route. You can be sure cool summer to very cold winter. Increasing global climate sample scenarios also have their effect on the Himalayan natural environment and mountain weather is generally variably.
Usually, be prepared for an adaptation in situation then notice that if serious and dangerous climate scenarios arise your guide’s decision on any phase is final.
Nepal Trekking permits are needed on this trek and it will be obtained by Stunning Adventure Pvt ltd. For the entry ways to Jomsom – Muktinath trek, Trek permit should be taken and this is given by Nepal Tourism Board. A Trekking Information Management System permit is vital for the information records of the (NTB). The full name, country, date of birth, passport number, home address, sex & 2 photo per permit are essential.
Utilize your own personal safety bag for your things of value, please do not allow currency along with additional very important stuff lying around in the room or space, including passport, camera, money belt etc. Be careful from pick pockets in crowed as well any areas.
Required Tools for Trekking in Nepal
It is necessary to bring a comfy medium sized baggage pack to carry things that it is vital during the day time in Nepal trekking. This needs to have a belly strap even much better an enhanced hip belt.
- Walking boots that are – light in weight, waterproof and well-worn in
- Water proof Light-weight jogging footwear or slipper to use in the lodges.
- Water jar – at least 1 liter, aluminium or Nalgene polypropylene would be best
- Light weight trouser also thicker trouser are of help for elevated up in the mountains each morning and at night.
- 2-4 cotton cloth T-shirts
- 2 set of fine and 2 pair of thicker woolen socks.
- A sunhat, ensure that there is a wide brim to take care of the face and neckline.
- A sun glass or snow goggles.
- Bio – degradable toiletries with large and undersized towels. Toilet paper are available in Kathmandu or Pokhara and some villages in the mountain tops.
- Small headlight or flash light or torch.
- First – Aid – Tool kit
- Knife or sewing kit
- Sunscreen or sunblock or suntan skincare cream or skin related cream
- Warm jacket – Fleece jacket
- Sleeping bag
- Wind proof/liquid proof trouser and Rain coat too
- Woolen hat to put on in the morning and at night.
- Pairs of glove – Wool or fleece
- Lighter – For firing the toilet papers and rubbish
- Money belt
- Bag liners – larger, thick waste garbage bags to line & water/dust proof your duffle bag
- Thermal Underwear to keep warm
- Woolen tshirt and thick sweater