Nar Phu Tilicho Lake Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu (1350 M) and transfer to the Hotel
One of the members of our company will welcome you at the international airport terminal gate and take you to the hotel. You will have a few hours to rest. Later, in the evening, you will meet with the tour guide in your hotel lobby. He will brief you on the day 2 program.
Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing with a tour guide and trek preparation
After having breakfast, we will begin sightseeing in Kathmandu. we will visit places like Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhnath Stupa, Kathmandu, Durbar Square, Swayambhunath, and Patan Durbar Square. All of these places are part of world heritage sites. In the evening, you along with your trek guide will prepare for the trip and arrange all the gears.
Day 03: Drive to to Jagat (1300 M) via Besishahar (760 M)
Today, you will drive to Besishahar. Driving along the winding road while enjoying the beautiful landscape, you will reach Besishahar. From here, you will take a local jeep and continue driving towards Jagat.
Day 04: Trek to Dharapani (1860 M)
You will walk the dirt road to Chamje and then cross a suspension bridge. Further, trekking on a steep rocky path you will reach Tal you'll have lunch. After a short lunch break, you'll continue trekking on the rugged trail. Crossing more suspension bridges, you will ascend and reach Dharapani.
Elevation: + 720 m/ - 215 m
Day 05: Trek to Koto (2600 M)
The trail will take you to Bagarchhap through lush forests of fir & pine. After visiting a monastery here, you will continue to Danaque. From here, the trail ascends to Timang from where a fine view of Peak 29 and Mt. Manaslu can be seen. Further, you will trek through beautiful Thanchowk village and pine forests and reach Koto for a night's stay.
Elevation: + 920m/ -235m
Day 06: Trek to Meta (3560 M)
Your guide will register your restricted area permit at the police check post and then you'll begin trekking along the bank of Nar Khola. The trail then passes by pine forest and you will cross several streams on a suspension bridge to reach Dharmasala. From here, the trail again goes by dense forests and ascends to Meta. You will get to see captivating views of Lamjung Himal and Annapurna II from this village.
Elevation: + 1260m/ - 330m
Day 07: Trek to Phu (4080 M)
Elevation: + 910m/- 505m
Day 08: Acclimatization day and explore
Today is a rest day. You will explore the village and interact with the locals. This day will give you a good opportunity to interact with and observe the unique Tibetan lifestyle, culture, and traditions of the locals living in this secluded part of the world.
Day 09: Trek to Nar (4200 M)
Elevation: + 1350m/ - 1070m
Day 10: Trek to Ngawal (3660 M) via Kang La pass (5320 M)
Today is going to be a long day. You will wake up early in the morning and begin trekking before the sun rises up. Ascending on a rugged steep path, you will reach the top of Kang La Pass from where you will get to see gorgeous surrounding views. Further, you will descend towards Ngawal for a night's stay.
Elevation: + 1205/ - 1690m
Day 11: Trek to Manang (3540 M)
Elevation: + 195m/ - 230m
Day 12: Rest day and explore Manang valley
This is our rest day to acclimate our body to the altitude. You will spend exploring Manag and its nearby places.
Day 13: Trek to Tilicho Base Camp (4150 M)
After having breakfast, you will begin ascending towards Khangsar village from where you can see amazing views of the Tilicho Peak, Annapurna range, and other mountains. From here, you will continue trekking towards There Gompa and Shri Kharka where you will take a short lunch break. Further, you will gradually ascend and descend and cross a landslide area and reach the Tilicho Base Camp.
Elevation: + 1085m/ -450m
Day 14: Trek to Tilicho High Camp (5020 M)
The trail today will take you to Tilicho High Camp. Trekking on a steep rugged trail, you will ascend and reach Tilicho High Camp where picturesque Tilicho Lake is situated (4910m). You will have enough time to explore around and soak in the unbelievable beauty of Tilicho Lake.
Elevation: + 885m/ - 55m
Day 15: Trek to Yak Kharka (4200 M) via Mesokanto La Pass (5121 M)
Elevation: + 530 m/ - 1400m
Day 16: Trek to Jomsom (2720 M)
Day 17: Fly to Pokhara (825 M)
Today, early in the morning you'll fly back to Pokhara. The flight will be short and you will get to see an outstanding landscape view during the flight. Upon reaching Pokhara airport, you will head to the hotel. The rest of the day is free and relaxing.
Day 18: Drive to Kathmandu (1350 M)
After having breakfast, you will drive to Kathmandu. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will head to the hotel. In the evening, you will have a farewell dinner organized by the company.