The Government of Nepal has announced an issue for the flight operation to Lukla. Most of the flights to Lukla will commence from Ramechhap until further notice to avoid the heavy traffic congestion in Kathmandu airport. The airport in Ramechhap is located 130km from Kathmandu (approximately 3-4 hours drive).
Tilicho Lake Mesokanta Pass Trekking situated on a high majestic Manang Valley with stunning beauty of the Western Himalayan country, this wonderful trek guides on the renowned and prominent Annapurna circuit trail for a week and then heads into remote rural Manang corner around gorgeous Tilicho Lake and ends this incredible adventure at Mustang area in Jomsom after passing picturesque high Mesokanta Pass.
Tilicho Lake Mesokanta Trekking continues with only an overland drive from Kathmandu to warm Lamjung region by the bustling Marshyangdi River in Syange village.
From here our pleasant hike literally goes higher toward the magnificent Manang Valley, trekking continues past several gorgeous traditional Dharapani villages to Chame headquarter town of Manang Region
After Chame wind gets cooler than our walk leads nearer to the peaks of northern Annapurna Himalaya, from here it gets high as the trek continues towards dry and barren landscapes after leaving the dense forest.
This trekking area has been identified by tourist articles and guide books as world’s ten leading attractions, on the main Annapurna trail to Manang village.
With relaxation and acclimatization day in Manang with time to discover Tibetan Buddhist villages in the great background of Gangapurna and Annapurna II and III
From Manang villages our journey generates to Tilicho Lake with fact-blowing mountain beauty, pleasant time in Tilicho with its smart and turquoise colored lake, and then our journey moves to cross the highest point of this trip through Mesokanta-la pass at 5,099 meters
After a beautiful moment on top with magnificent visibility downhill to Mustang area in Jomsom town to finish this beautiful Tilicho Lake Mesokanta-la pass trekking.
A short picturesque flight from Jomsom to the beautiful town of Pokhara, prestigious and common touristic area throughout the Himalayas, below the massive Annapurna Mountains, the Phewa and Begnas lakes, is located.
Trekkers who desire a more challenging trek with the entire Annapurna Region to travel in around three weeks’ time and willing to go on a more challenging trek in the Annapurna region, please check our Annapurna Circuit With Tilicho Lake and Annapurna Base Camp-23days
Explore world`s highest beautiful Tilicho Lake (4290m)
Adventurous Mesokanto Pass
View of Mount Dhaulagiri 8167 meter, Mount Annapurna I. 8091meter & other snowy capped mountains of Annapurna region
A panoramic view of the majestic Mountain ranges, monasteries, waterfalls and tiny / huge lakes along the routes
Bird watching aids that experience various species of local and migratory birds
Explore the flora and fauna such as rhododendron, pine, spruce, fir trees
Journey of respective temples and Stupas
All transfer in a Private Vehicle
1 night Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast (at the end of trip)
1 night Hotel in Pokhara with breakfast (at the end of trip)
Kathmandu to Besisahar by Public Bus
Besisahar to Dharapani by Public Jeep
Domestic Flight (Jomsom to Pokhara)
Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus
Tea house twin sharing accommodation during the trek
All Local Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trek
Annapurna Conservation fee
TIMS Card (Trekking Permit)
One experienced trekking guide (English Speaking)
Sherpa porter (2 trekkers: 1 porter)
Food, accommodation and transportation of staffs (Guide and Porter)
All Government and Local Taxes
Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu and Pokhara
International flight fare
Nepalese visa fees
Any kinds of drinks (tea/coffee/water/soft drink/alcohol)
Hot shower, Internet, electronic device charging cost
Extra night accommodation or meals in Kathmandu/Pokhara because of early arrival, late departure and return from trek (due to any reason) earlier than schedule program.
Your travel insurance (travel insurance is compulsory to take an adventure trip and it must be covered both medical and emergency evacuation with worth of 50000 US dollar in Minimum
Day 01: Drive to Dharapani via Besisashar
Today it is 6 hours to travel to Besisashar by Public vehicle. After a short rest we have to drive off-road for 2 hours to Dharapani in the afternoon. Overnight stay in Tea House
Day 02: Trek to Chame
Today is our first day of Hike. We will begin our walk from Dharapani to Chame, which is ascended to 2710 m. Your trek will be 5-6 hours along the river side, experiencing amazing scenery and mountains like Mt. Lamjung and Annapurna. Overnight stay in Tea House
Day 03: Trek to Pisang
We’ll head for Pisang after our breakfast. Trek with gentle slopes would be normal. It’ll usually take 5 hours to reach Pisang.
Two Pisang: Upper Pisang, and Lower Pisang. By then, the campsite will be determined as we come close to it. Both the Pisang are nearby so wherever we stay for camp, it’s close. Mt. Annapurna II can be seen right from Pisang. Overnight Stay in Tea House
Day04: Trek to Manang
Today, we should enter a beautiful small village called Manang. Manang is also the perfect location to acclimatize the body with the altitude. We will walk 6/7 hours to reach Manang. Overnight stay in Tea House
Day 05: Acclimatization day in Manang
It is acclimatization day, today. Mainly the day is held to let the body adapt with altitude and weather. You can also take the day as a recovery day.
Today we’ll hike across Gangapurna Glacier to Chongur View Point. You’ll even find beautiful lake glacier.
After we finish our exploring, we’ll go back to camp and be ready for the next day. Overnight stay at Tea House
Day 06: Trek to Shree Kharka
Manang is also a location that divides two trails; one to Lake Tilicho and another to Thorongla Pass Respectively.
Since we’re going to visit the Tilicho Lake at the beginning, we’re going to go to Shree Kharka. We’re going to need 5–6 hours of trek today. Overnight stay at Tea House
Day 07: Trek to Tilicho Base Camp
We will head to the Tilicho Base Camp as we finish our breakfast. Today, our trek will take 4-5 hours to complete normal. The trails are small and narrow. Overnight stay at Tea House
Day 08: Trek to Tilicho Lake
Today is the day to enter our first destination; Lake Tilicho. We’ll walk to Lake Tilicho early in the morning.
We’ll be exploring Tilicho Lake taking beautiful pictures of the lake and returning to base camp. Overnight stay at Tea House
Day 09: Trek to Yak Kharka via Mesokanta Pass
As we are going to pass over Mesokanta pass today. We’re going to climb steep uphill and give some time to enjoy the view from the pass and catch some lovely moments from the pass.
We will descend down after the pass and enter Yak Kharka. Overnight Stay at Tea House
Day 10: Trek to Jomsom
Today our target is Jomsom. The path descends most of the time with standard slopes. It takes 4–5 hours to get to Jomsom. Overnight Stay at Tea House
Day 11: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara
After breakfast at Jomsom hotel, short walk to Domestic airport. Board and fly to Pokhara. Arrival transfer to hotel… Rest of the day is free for explore around Lakeside Pokhara.
Overnight in Pokhara
Day 12: Drive back to Kathmandu.
After breakfast, we bid farewell to Pokhara’s stunning northern skyline, and head towards Kathmandu. Free evening for your own leisure activities or shopping or exploring the tourist market of Thamel Overnight in Kathmandu
Day 13: Drive to airport and fly back:
The last day of the Journey, you will be dropped at Airport at your desired time of departure. Fly back to your place.
Tailor-Made Trek and Departure
Tilicho Lake Mesokanta Pass Trekking is a medium trek that starts via Kathmandu on the west drive. We have scheduled departures as per the best trekking periods. Nevertheless, we even arrange trekking on your suitable date. If you tell about customize date and itinerary, we arrange for you the perfect tailor-made journey.
In Kathmandu and Pokhara, You can get hotel from standard to 5 star rooms as per your budget set but during the Tilicho Lake Mesokanta Pass Trekking, clean but normal tea house lodges are available for sleeping. We provide the lodge with basic facilities during the trekking route. We are not able to provide deluxe rooms at a higher altitude, but our guide will arrange the best among of them for you.
During your stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara, breakfast is included and all meals (breakfast/lunch/dinner) are included during the trekking routes. Even though in the mountain, you can have selections of meals that can be chosen from the menu. From Dal Bhat (Nepal`s typical food), Indian and continental items are available in the guest houses or restaurants during the Tilicho Lake Mesokanta Pass Trekking.
Physical Fitness and Skill Requirements
Being a decent trek, 5/6 hiking hours during the trek is appropriate. You do require a earlier trekking skill. Having a basic physical fitness is enough for the trek. Nonetheless, your medical conditions and health counselors’ guidance should be followed by you. Tilicho Lake Mesokanta Pass Trekking is one of the second-highest passes of the Annapurna region.
Best Time to Trek
The good season to trek in Annapurna circle is March to May (spring time) and September to early December (autumn). The temperature is mild in those time and assurances wonderful view conclude the Journey. Even though this trekking can be accomplished during the winter, the cold temperature may not suit everybody.
Our team from Mountain Hike Nepal will manage the Tilicho Lake Mesokanta Pass Trekking with the best preparations. Nonetheless, there may be things beyond our influence. Heavy rainfall and landslides will prolong the journey, but very less likely.
Mountain Hike Nepal is ready to support you with the travel service and offer accurate information at the time you need it. We suggest that you also go slowly and walk down slowly during the trek. If you need further information, please, do not hesitate to email us at [email protected] or call us at cell/what’s app: +9779801054414.
Permit and Tims Card
Permit and TIMS card are compulsorily required for the legal trekking in Annapurna Conservation Area. It can be made once you provide a passport`s copy and photo to us.