Jomsom Muktinath trek is one of the most popular trek in the Annapurna region. The trek begins from Pokhara following the Annapurna trekking trail. Jomsom Muktinath trek takes you beyond the Himalaya. Muktinath itself is one of the biggest Hindus Holy Temple. Jomsom Muktinath area lies in Tibetan plateau also known as Nepalese desert areas. The area around Jomsom, Kagbeni and Muktinath is very similar to the Tibetan high deserts. The visit around this area will give you a glimpse of what Tibet looks like.
|Longitude||83° 34′ – 84° 00′|
|Latitude||28° 15′ – 28° 50′|
|Altitude Range||828m – 3800 m|
|Trekking Distance||107Km (approx)|
The benefit of Jomsom Muktinath trek are in two fold. The Beginning part of the trek offers culturally and naturally different taste and takes you through the Gurung and Magar villages where you can learn about their culture and tradition. This part of Nepal is known as a home of British Gurkha soldier. The later part of Jomsom Muktinath trek takes you through the desert like feature of the Mustang. This is a great trek where you can see the lush green land and dry desert land within a span of couple of days.
The stunning panorama view of world highest mountains like Mt. Dhaulagiri (6th highest 8167m.) and Annapurna first (8th highest 8091m.) and other snow capped mountain could be seen specially from Poon hill Top which lies on the way to Jomsom Muktinath trek. Poon Hill top is popular for sun rise / sunset view of the mountians.
Pokhara, is the gate way city to start Jomsom Muktinath trek. The city itself is one of the beautiful and clean cities in Nepal. The close view of Dhaulagiri, Nilgiri, Annapurna and Mardi Himalayan ranges could be seen from Pokhara. Fewa lakes, caves, Devi’s falls, Seti river gorge, temple, Monasteries and world peace Stupa are the main attractions for the tourists. The city is also popular for adventurous activities like Paragliding, Ultra flights, Bungy jump and Zip Flyer.
Trip cost for Jomsom Muktinath Trek
|Full board package:||USD 1000 per person|
|Standard package:||USD 900 per person|
|Price based on two people, single supplement charge will be USD 75. Price also includes all necessary government taxes.|
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