About Upper Mustang Trek
Upper Mustang Trek is the most pleasant and trekking route of Nepal which allows you to have a raw experience of trekking in one of the best off the beaten trekking routes of Nepal. It has only been less than 3 decades since the trekking in this region was allowed for the foreigners. But the region has been able to attract thousands of travelers every year even though it was recently opened trekking route in Nepal.
Thousands of trekkers make their way to this region to explore the unique geographical features of this region. The walled caves are one of the significant reasons people travel in this region. Moreover, the region is surrounded by Trans Himalayas which will give a feeling of being in Tibet. Likewise, stone houses built in layers are another important aspect of the trek. Thus, to explore these things people opt for Upper Mustang Trek.
The kingdom of Lo, Upper Mustang is called forbidden kingdom as the doors for the foreigners were not opened until 1992. As the kingdom is so remote and isolated, the culture and the tradition of the place has remained intact and untouched. While on the trek you can meet some of the innocent faces who will always welcome you with a smile on there.
As the region is remote, it is one of the restricted areas of Nepal. You required a special type of permit and should trek along these routes under the supervision of the clients. Moreover, it requires a pair of travelers. As the place is a rain shadow area, the region faces monsoon rarely. Thus you can trek in the region all year round. No monsoon rain can cause a hindrance for you to travel in this region.
All in all Upper Mustang Trek is a beautiful journey where you will get to explore the different sides of geographical as well as cultural aspects of Nepal. The people and the place, as well as their faith, ethics, and morality, are remarkable to learn about. So join Himalayan Ecological Trekking to discover all the highlights about Upper Mustang.