Annapurna Tilicho Lake Trekking
“Exciting and scenic walks around Manang valley to beautiful Tilicho Lake of emerald color Adventure around North and crossing high Thorang-La Pass Within high green hills covered with tall rhododendron-magnolia and pines tree lines Walk from low warm paddy fields to cooler alpine hills to vast arctic zone of ice and glaciers Explore traditional Manang-Gurung , Thakali villages of colorful Buddhist culture and custom Sweeping flight from Jomsom to picturesque Pokhara valley blessed with natural beauty”
Well, Plan Trekking Path offers a remarkable adventure Annapurna Tilicho Lake, one the least visited areas by other trekkers, after being on mainstream walking route this will be a special route to take enjoying fabulous views of Annapurna, Chulus with Gangapurna and Tilicho peaks. Annapurna Tilicho Lake trekking, a mind-blowing journey which leads you to hidden areas of high Manang valley to reach sacred, emerald-colored Tilicho Lake considered as holy by Hindu and Buddhist, and as well one of the highest lakes of Nepal Himalaya. An adventure with enjoyable and memorable times where walks leads you to follow raging Marysangdi River right up towards its glacial source within high Manang and at Tilicho Lake one of the sources of the river.
Starting our fabulous adventure to Annapurna Tilicho Lake with exciting overland drive on Nepal’s busiest highway for some hours to reach Mid West of Nepal at Lamjung areas, where walk leads uphill past nice interesting villages of Jagat-Tal-Dharapani to reach the main town of Manang at Chame with fantastic views along the treks facing Manaslu-Annapurna II-III and IV with Lamjung Himal.From Chame heading into the windswept country at dry and arid Manang valley enclosed within high towering peaks of Chulus and Annapurna, with marvelous time and rest day to explore interesting monastery of Braga and villages of Buddhist culture and custom.
As our leaves the main Annapurna circuit trail towards hidden and beautiful country at Tilicho Lake, here with few nights to marvel the beauty of the lake and the surrounding mountains then back on the main trail to cross high Thorang-La pass above 5,416 m to reach Mustang district at holy Muktinath temple premises. After Muktinath, where our great walks of the adventure complete taking an exciting drive to reach Jomsom, headquarter town of Mustang areas and the home of Thakali people on this old Trans Himalayan Salt Trade route of Nepal and Tibet.
Early morning short flight brings you at the scenic and picturesque Pokhara a renowned and famous touristic spot of Nepal and the whole Himalayan region, at Pokhara where our fabulous adventure Annapurna Tilicho Lake Trekking completes by the serene Phewa Lake at Pokhara.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu 1,345 m and then transfer to respective Hotels
Day 02: Kathmandu with interesting sightseeing tour and preparations for the trek.
Day 03: Drive to Syange village 960 m – 06 hrs journey journeys.
Day 04: Trek to Dharapani 1,920 m – 06 hrs.
Day 05: Trek to Chame 2,670 m – 05 hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Pisang 3, 230 m – 05 hrs.
Day 07: Trek to Manang Village 3,450 m – 05 hrs.
Day 08: Rest day at Manang for acclimatization and excursion.
Day 09: Trek to Khangsar 3,734 – 05 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Tilicho Base Camp 4, 800 m – 05 hrs.
Day 11: Hike to Tilicho Lake 4,140 m and return to base camp – 06 hrs.
Day 12: Trek to Khangsar 3,734 – 05 hrs.
Day 13: Trek to Yak Kharka 4,110 m – 04 hrs.
Day 14: Trek to Thorang High Camp 4,600 m – 04 hrs.
Day 15: Crossover Thorang-La 5,416 m and descend to Muktinath 3,800 m – 07 hrs.
Day 16: Drive to Jomsom 2,715 – 02 hrs.
Day 17: Fly to Pokhara 860 m and transfer to hotel by the Phewa Lake.
Day 18: Drive or fly to Kathmandu and then transfer to your hotels.
Day 19: International departure for homeward bound or to respective countries.