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Upper Mustang- Dhamodhar Lake Trekking

Facts of Trip

Trip Name: Upper Mustang- Dhamodhar Lake Trekking
Trip Duration: 22 Nights/ 23 days
Country: Nepal (Annapurna region)
Trip Start from: Kathmandu
Trip Ends at: Kathmandu
Trip Grade: Moderate/ Hard
Per day walking/Hiking: 4- 6 hrs
Minimum Group Size: from 1 Person & above
Activities: Trekking, Hiking & Cultural plus religious Tour
Type of Trip: Private group Departures & Group joins departures
Meals during Trip: Breakfast in Cities & all meals during Trekking


About Upper Mustang- Dhamodhar Lake Trekking

Upper Mustang- Dhamodhar Lake TrekkingUpper mustang to Dhamodhar Lake Trek is considered as pilgrimage trekking in forbidden kingdom of Upper mustang region of Nepal. Dhamodhar Lake, Locally known as Dhamodhar kunda (a Holy Lake for Hindus and Buddhist pilgrimage).

Damodar Kund( lake) located at near 4900m from sea level is a most holy site for Hindus and Buddhists alike, and is the home of a big festival during the August full moon. Trek to Dhamodhar Kunda from Upper mustang is the most recommended moderate to strenuous trek which is possible only with full camping trekking support of Sherpa staffs and crews. Upper mustang to Dhamodhar Lake trek commences from Jomsom to main capital of Mustang at Lo Manthang and after Lo-Manthang, Dhamodhar Lake is 3 days trek. Dhamdhar, the holy lake itself a very beautiful lake at 4900 m and also offers Magnificent views of Annapurna Massif and Dhamodhar Himal.

After getting to know Lo Monthang, we will head east en route to the stunning Damodar Lake, about four days trek away. Another three days south will bring us back to Muktinath in Lower Mustang just below the Thorong La, with its elaborate temple complex, an interesting synthesis of Buddhism and Hinduism. Finally, we trek back down the windy Kali Gandaki gorge and fly back to Kathmandu from Jomsom.


Day to day itinerary

Day 01: Kathmandu- 1340M (Arrival day and Transfer to hotel) - Hotel

Day 02: Half Day sightseeing of Kathmandu city & Fly to Pokhara – Hotel (B/B)

Day 03: Fly to Jomsom (2720m) & Trek to Kagbeni (2810m) - Approx.4 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 04: Trek to Chele (3100m) - Approx. 5/6 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 05: Trek to Syangbochen (3800m) - Approx.5/6 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 06: Trek to Ghami (3520m) - Approx.5 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 07: Trek to Charang (3560m) - Approx.5 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 08: Trek to Lo- Manthang (3840m) - Approx.4-5 hrs-Lodge (B/L/D)-

Day 09: Lo- Manthang- visit different monasteries at Lo- Manthang-Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 10: Lo- Manthang- visit Chosar Valley- Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 11: Trek to Dri /Yara- Tent (B/L/D)

Day 12: Trek to Bas Khola - Tent (B/L/D)

Day 13: Bas Khola, acclimatization day - Tent (B/L/D)

Day 14: Trek to Damodar Lake 4890m - Tent (B/L/D)

Day 15: Trek to Ghechung Khola - Tent (B/L/D)

Day 16: Trek to Tangye 3240m- Tent (B/L/D)

Day 17: Trek to Tetang 2940m- Tent (B/L/D)

Day 18: Trek to Muktinath 3750m- Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 19: Trek to Jomsom - Approx.5 hrs- Lodge (B/L/D)

Day 20: Fly to Pokhara and half day tour in Pokhara- Hotel (B/B)

Day 21: Flight reserved day in Pokhara/ Free day in Pokhara- Hotel (B/B)

Day 22: Fly to Kathmandu- Hotel (B/B)

Day 23: Drive to Airport and departure (B)

B/B = Bed & Breakfast, B = Breakfast B/L/D = Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner


Trip Cost Details

Deluxe Trek( full Board) Cost Details

Group Size 2-6 Person 1 person Private (solo) Group above 7 person
Cost USD 2985 per person Contact us Contact us
Single supplement USD 295    

Deluxe Trip Include

  1. Kathmandu International Airport Arrival & Departure Transfer by Private Comfortable Car/van/ Hiace
  2. 2 Nights Hotel Accommodations on B/B Plan Twin Sharing in Kathmandu at 3 Star hotel
  3. 3 Nights Hotel Accommodations on B/B Plan Twin Sharing in Pokhara at 3 Star hotel
  4. 17 Nights full board comfortable Lodge and tented accommodation Trek with all meals basis...
  5. Round Trip(Kathmandu- Pokhara- Kathmandu) by flight with Airport taxes
  6. Round Trip( Pokhara- Jomsom- Pokhara) by flight with Airport tax for guests
  7. All domestic Airport transfers in Kathmandu & pokhara by Private CAR/ HIACE
  8. Tea/ Coffee- 3 times a day, full board services( 3 meals a day)
  9. Before and after trek Transport by Private CAR/VAN/ HIACE as per group size in Pokhara
  10. Kathmandu- Pokhara- Kathmandu normal bus transports for Guide, cook, porters and all staffs
  11. 1 English Speaking experienced Sherpa Govt.Trained/Licensed Holder Guide for whole Trek
  12. Porter (1 porter Between 2 Person basis, Max 30 KGS per Porter) for Whole Trek
  13. Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu city with Guide, all entrance fees, private CAR/HIACE
  14. Half day sightseeing in Pokhara city with Guide, all entrance fees, Private CAR/ HIACE
  15. Mustang special Trek permit- US$ 500 per person for 10 days
  16. Annapurna conservation entry Permit, TIMS card & Any required permits or Official Documentation
  17. Insurance, Daily Wages, Equipments and all meals & Lodges of Porters and Guide in Whole Trek
  18. First Aid Kid Box( for Normal Treatment only)
  19. Emergency helicopter rescue Evacuation Coordination Service (This is only in case of Emergency condition of guests, however all guests are responsible to pay helicopter Evacuation Charge- US$ 2000 per/Hour if necessary. So all our Valued guests are kindly advised to make sure that they have necessary travel Insurance which should cover heli Evacuation expenses in case needed)
  20. Government taxes & Other Applicable Fees
  21. Trip Certificate( for memory of Nepal trip)
  22. Porter Carrying kid Bag- Trekking bag for Porter

Deluxe Trip Exclude

  1. International Airfare to and from your country
  2. Nepal Visa fee: Nepal entry visa (US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency for 30 days. you will also require 2 passport size photos.)
  3. Travel, medical and Helicopter Evacuation Insurance(must necessary)- We can assist to make your insurance from Kathmandu too, please contact us for cost
  4. Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara - keep $ 5 to 15 for per meal in Tourist Restaurant
  5. Any Alcoholic Drinks, Cold Drinks, Boiled & Mineral Water, Beverages, deserts after meals Etc in Trek
  6. Tips for Guide & Porter( highly expected)
  7. Hot Shower, Battery Charges( Available in Trek with Extra cost or Free in some lodges/ hotels)
  8. Unforeseen Cost such as Flight Cancellation or Delayed, Sick in Trek, and Helicopter rescue in Trek. Cost due to bad weather etc which is out of our control
  9. Any Other Cost, which is not mentioned in Cost Includes Items as Above

Hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara ( The best Selected One, Centrally Located & at Quiet environment)

3 Star Hotel in Kathmandu: Hotel Nirvana Garden, International Guest house or Similar

3 Star Hotel in Pokhara: Hotel base camp resort, Hotel khantipur or Similar

Luxury Trek (full Board) Cost Details

Group Size 2-6 Person 1 person Private (solo) Group above 7 person
Cost USD 3235 per person Contact us Contact us
Single supplement USD 545    

Luxury Trip Include

  1. Kathmandu International Airport Arrival & Departure Transfer by Private Comfortable Car/van/ Hiace
  2. 2 Nights Hotel Accommodations on B/B Plan Twin Sharing in Kathmandu at 5 Star hotel
  3. 3 Nights Hotel Accommodations on B/B Plan Twin Sharing in Pokhara at 5 Star hotel
  4. 17 Nights full board comfortable Lodge and tented accommodation Trek with all meals basis...
  5. Round Trip(Kathmandu- Pokhara- Kathmandu) by flight with Airport taxes
  6. Round Trip( Pokhara- Jomsom- Pokhara) by flight with Airport tax for guests
  7. All domestic Airport transfers in Kathmandu & pokhara by Private CAR/ HIACE
  8. Tea/ Coffee- 3 times a day, full board services( 3 meals a day)
  9. Before and after trek Transport by Private CAR/VAN/ HIACE as per group size in Pokhara
  10. Kathmandu- Pokhara- Kathmandu normal bus transports for Guide, cook, porters and all staffs
  11. 1 English Speaking experienced Sherpa Govt.Trained/Licensed Holder Guide for whole Trek
  12. Porter (1 porter Between 2 Person basis, Max 30 KGS per Porter) for Whole Trek
  13. Half day sightseeing in Kathmandu city with Guide, all entrance fees, private CAR/HIACE
  14. Half day sightseeing in Pokhara city with Guide, all entrance fees, Private CAR/ HIACE
  15. Mustang special Trek permit- US$ 500 per person for 10 days
  16. Annapurna conservation entry Permit, TIMS card & Any required permits or Official Documentation
  17. Insurance, Daily Wages, Equipments and all meals & Lodges of Porters and Guide in Whole Trek
  18. First Aid Kid Box( for Normal Treatment only)
  19. Emergency helicopter rescue Evacuation Coordination Service (This is only in case of Emergency condition of guests, however all guests are responsible to pay helicopter Evacuation Charge- US$ 2000 per/Hour if necessary. So all our Valued guests are kindly advised to make sure that they have necessary travel Insurance which should cover heli Evacuation expenses in case needed)
  20. Government taxes & Other Applicable Fees
  21. Trip Certificate( for memory of Nepal trip)
  22. Porter Carrying kid Bag- Trekking bag for Porter

Luxury Trip Exclude

  1. International Airfare to and from your country
  2. Nepal Visa fee: Nepal entry visa (US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency for 30 days. you will also require 2 passport size photos.)
  3. Travel, medical and Helicopter Evacuation Insurance(must necessary)- We can assist to make your insurance from Kathmandu too, please contact us for cost
  4. Lunch & Dinner in Kathmandu & Pokhara - keep $ 5 to 15 for per meal in Tourist Restaurant
  5. Any Alcoholic Drinks, Cold Drinks, Boiled & Mineral Water, Beverages, deserts after meals Etc in Trek
  6. Tips for Guide & Porter( highly expected)
  7. Hot Shower, Battery Charges( Available in Trek with Extra cost or Free in some lodges/ hotels)
  8. Unforeseen Cost such as Flight Cancellation or Delayed, Sick in Trek, and Helicopter rescue in Trek. Cost due to bad weather etc which is out of our control
  9. Any Other Cost, which is not mentioned in Cost Includes Items as Above

Hotels in Kathmandu & Pokhara ( The best Selected One, Centrally Located & at Quiet environment)

5 Star Hotel in Kathmandu: Hotel Yak & Yeti, Hotel Shangri-La or Similar(Deluxe Room)

5 Star Hotel in Pokhara: Hotel Temple tree, Hotel Shangri-La village resort or Similar(Deluxe Room)


Trekking departure dates:

  • Any day for Private group of family, friends and solo trekker( you can select your date)
  • Trek start day from Kathmandu >> Every FRIDAY ( for group join Departure)
  • Arrival day in Kathmandu for join group departure >> 1 or 2 days earlier
  • Please check confirmed trek start day with us except Fridays.

Note: (about special Price, services and single supplementary)

  • We organize above trekking for single person (solo trek) also, if you are single; please contact us for special price by e-mail with all your details requirements.
  • We have special price from 7 persons and above numbers, please contact us for special price by e-mail.
  • If you are Indian Nationals, You must show Indian passport and Indian Voting Id Card and request us for INR price
  • We will customize Trekking package as per your interest, requirements, timeframe and your own choice of hotel( please specify Hotel Name in the city) if necessary
  • Please contact us for special trek package of Children, students, big tour group and Tour leader separately.
  • single room Supplementary charge is applicable if Guest does not have partner to share room together or in the case if no one want to Share room together or He/she prefer to have single room.

Design and Plan Your Own Trek

Services- you can arrange yourself (which we can remove from our set itinerary package)

When you travel with Mountain Sherpa Trekking & Expeditions, We never force you to follow our fixed/set package. Please kindly advice us- what you would like to include in our Package.

In Kathmandu City, if you would like to make your own city sightseeing or your own hotel reservation, we are happy to take out those services from our Set package and we will provide you only Trekking package to and from Kathmandu.However, we highly recommend to follow our set Package for your hassle free memorable travel experience.

As a travel professional, we also understand important of time and money, if above set trip offer not suitable due to out of timeframe or out of Budget or any other reason, please kindly advice us with your details interests, requirements. We are more than happy to re-design the Itinerary and ready to provide Best Package according to your requirements and interests.

We wish you a very wonderful lifetime trekking experience with us.


Trip Reviews

They are great! Everything they said they would do, they did!! Guide and Porter are Excellent

To Whom It May Concern
I found this Company on the Internet. They are great! Everything they said they would do, they did!! Guide and Porter are Excellent. Accommodation and foods also best. I am planning another Longer Trip next time. I will contact this Agency definitely again. Thanks for a Great time again!!

Regards,
Ray Bassett, Australia

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