Hiking in Mustang
Hiking in Mustang had remained closed since very long time for foreigners.The territory with canyons, red & troglodyte cliffs, valleys and the surprising fortress of Lo Manthang has opened for all foreigners in these days. This is only a region having own culture of king / system of rajauta still remain in Nepal.
Himalayan kingdom of Mustang Hiking, the restricted area, the kingdom of rajauta situated in the area of about 3000 square kilometers. This land is geographically, culturally and climatically similar to Tibet. The capital of Mustang is Lo manthang which is walled around. Tiji festival is celebrated only in Mustang.
Mustang hiking, hiking behind the Himalaya, Lo manthang hike starts from Jomsom along the bank of the Kaligandaki River from lower Mustang to Upper Mustang Lo manthang. This route passes through pretty villages like Tsarang and Lo manthang, beautiful landscapes, valleys, canyons, red and troglodytic cliffs and several Passes.
This hiking in Mustang is medium level. It requires a good walking experience and good physical form.