Upper Mustang sound mysterious, Trans –Himalayan region of Nepal with diverse land structure with varying altitude. Upper Mustang creates one segment to explore ancient monuments and Tibetan culture. Upper Mustang trek falls with different grades of altitude and landscape falling from moderate to laborious one. Situated over beneath mountains, trail renews the dramatic view of Dhaulagiri Ranges, Annapurna I, Nilgiri and Thorang Peak. Upper mustang is a combo package of culture, natural scenery, and diverse vegetation.
Observing differ varies landscape one arriving Jomsom, welcomes you with desert mountainous climate. full of red and grey colored vegetation, with rocky cliffs and endless plateau. Enjoying trail through unexpected desert mountainous path is the total combo to realize a lifetime remarkable trips over the unique land structure. Natural wind blowing from the entrance of trek symbolizes trek to be familiar with nature and natural bonds. Coming head to Upper mustang it"s religious, ancient historical, natural and cultural trek until trek renews to last days. After special permit checks up at Kagbeni, the trek continues to define a pure mountainous desert path. Encountering cool air blowing from an area of mountains describes trek through Trans of Himalayas. Enjoying up high rock hills with weak greenery sounds our trek to be one of lifetime memorable journey over the mountainous desert trail. Traces path and endless series of plateau merge boundaries with Tibet consisting of similar geographical land sculptures.
Located over the Himalaya rain shadow, Upper Mustang is one of the trekking regions suitable even the time of Monsoon in Nepal. The trail to an altitude of 3,800 m figure out for last high altitude during Upper Mustang trail passing differ up and down altitude. Exploring the holy river of Hindus “Kali Gandaki” is the key point to offer pandas for their passed out ancestors. Passing via endless meadow and grazing settlement of horses and sheep falls in the trial. Organic apple farms and the wheat farming area offer to visualize greenery scene during Upper Mustang trek.
The trail crosses different pass as Taklam La (3,624 m), Bhena La (3,830 m) and Yamada La (4,010 m) which separates two differ villages or towns crossing one and another. Upper Mustang trek to symbolizes trek as a cultural trek. Community and village falling over this trail are rich reflecting Buddhism. Gurung, Tamang, Thakali and Tibetan Nepalese influence community populated. Those colorful houses, with thatched roof house, and build up using stones describe Upper Mustang trek to reach in culture and tradition. This community performs own culture, tradition rite, and rituals including its language and dress- up. Hanged with wooden logs over roofs of Mustang village are recognizes as rich own. Their house looks quite interesting with colorful prayer flags.
Trek over Upper Mustang confirms to be one of the ancient historical monasteries and human living caves discovered decades of a century ago as the 18th century recognizes as Kag Chode Thupten Samphel Ling Gompa. Jampa Gompa (Jampa Lhakhang) is the last and oldest monastery built during the early 15th century. Exploring Jampa, we ahead certain to explore Thubchen Gompa built on the late 15th century renowned for huge one red Gompa. Falling walk to Chodey Gompa is the main city gompa known as New Gompa including Choproang Gompa. Name Lo used to be capital of formal Kingdom with an ancient palace built up around 1400 AD. Heading to explore Chhoser valley, Chooser grants to visualize ancient cave called Jhong cave. Jhong cave consists of 40 differ floors which offer a stunning view of Chhoser valley from each of the windows.
Visualizing red natural to way from Dhakmar cliffs and resumes turning pages back to history. Cliffs were a result of the blood-smeared out of the body of the demon queen who slay out nearby the Buddhist Monk called Guru Padma Shambhala. It’s believed that he killed her to protect the Samya region. Coming next ahead marvel describes her intestine was burry in a Longwall of Ghemi. As well as the Standing monastery builds around the 8th century called Lo Ghyakar (Ghar) Gompa was discover where her dead body protects against her rebirth. Chhumsang leads to exploring natural holy caves of Chung Gompa passing deep canyons. Stones, situated over Chung Gompa, believed to form with the shape of Buddhist deities. Day check-in and checkout of special permit over Kagbeni, our trail ends here.
Similarly, the next day early in the morning escaping big giant winds, we catch the trail to Jomsom for a scenic flight. Flight flying from domestic Airport of Jomsom offers close- up view of several mountains. Like Dhaulagiri Ranges, Annapurna I and on reaching Pokhara Flight offers a breathtaking view of the Fishtail. Flight running out through Kali Gandaki valley offers dramatic over from world deepest gorge Kali Gandaki Gorge. Trek is a complete package of a cultural, natural, ancient historical and adventurous trip. Upper Mustang trek is one most historical trek with mountainous desert vegetation.
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