One of the most beautiful places in Nepal, the Upper Mustang tour will surely set amazing memories to anyone traveling to Upper Mustang. The Upper Mustang lies in the Nepalese Himalayan region that shares the border with Tibet in the North. This small kingdom of Mustang was closed to foreigners until 1992. This amazing travel destination in Nepal was a major corridor of trade between Nepal and Tibet. The Upper Mustang expedition is one of many exciting and adventurous things to do in Nepal. The Upper Mustang overland tour travel package offers travelers with unique perk of witnessing and enjoying the Tiji festival in Nepal that happens once every year. Tiji is a festival celebrated among the tribes of Upper Mustang who follows Tibetan Buddhism in Nepal. The Upper Mustang tour by overland offers travelers with a new way to explore and travel to Upper Mustang. This travel package in Nepal is especially suitable for those who want the Upper Mustang exploration and experience its wonderful nature and Tiji festival without having to put much of a physical effort.
The tour to Upper Mustang is a rare privilege that has a very unique culture and the settlement here had not been in touch with the rest of the country for many years. The Tiji festival in Nepal is celebrated among people of Upper Mustang with a belief to chase the demons away. During the Upper Mustang festival, the people depict themselves in different characters as they gather together. There are two elements; the demons and the deity which are created using colorful dresses and hideous masks. A drama is performed where the deity wins over the demons and it is chase away from the presence of deity. During this, Upper Mustang communities are involved in singing and performing their cultural dances as well.
Our route to Upper Mustang overland tour takes us through Kagbeni, Lo Manthang, and Muktinath to name a few. This is an amazing and fun travel activites in Nepal as travelers in Nepal can witness amazing desert albeit landscapes, deep canyons, barren ridges, eroded cliffs, and moraine valleys. During this tour in Nepal, mountains of Nepal that are in the Annapurna Region of Nepal can be seen such as Mt. Dhulagiri (8,167m), Nilgiri (7,061m), Annapurna South (7,219m), Annapurna First (8,091m), Fishtail Mountain (6,997m), and Tukuche peak (6,920m).
You'll need a special travel permit for Upper Mustang issued by the Government of Nepal to be able to visit so it is necessary for you to consult with a travel company in Nepal. Because of these special permits, the cost of Upper Mustang overland tour might be costly compared to other overland tours in Nepal however, it is still one of the best value-for-money treks around the world. The Upper Mustang overland tour is a travel package in Nepal which is carefully put together for travel enthusiasts who will get to experience a whole new world and its unique cultures in a village that lies beyond the mountains. Core treks have wonderfully prepared the Upper Mustang Overland tour package with Tiji festival so that our travelers can enjoy the beautiful elements of the Mustang region in Nepal and the celebration of the most important festival to the people of Upper Mustang with comfort.