Tilicho Lake & Thorong La High Pass Trek is an awesome combination of trekking in the Annapurna region. The Tilicho Lake is situated at 4,920m, from the sea level. The circuit trek around the Annapurna with Tilicho Lake is one of the most renowned treks in Nepal with dramatic deep gorges, desolate high mountain passes, relaxing hot spring, Buddhist and Hindu temples, delightful farming villagers and at every turn a different view of the Annapurna. This is a rewarding trek where you will be able to view panoramic scenario of Himalayas, including of the Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167 m), Mt. Annapurna I (8091 m) Mt. Manaslu (8163 m), Mt. Annapurna II (7937 m.) , Mt. Annapurna III (7555 m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7525 m), Mt. Annapurna south (7219 m), Mt. Nilgiri (7041 m), Mt. Fishtail (6998 m), Mt. Hiunchuli (6441 m), Mt. Lamjung Himal (6986 m),Touché peak (6920 m), Tilicho peak (7134 m). We Will Get a Chance to learn about the Tibetan way of life that strongly runs in Mustang valleys. The Circuit takes you towards rice paddy fields, sub-tropical forests, rural farmland and glacial zones. There is a small chance of seeing a snow leopard in Yak Kharka along with blue sheep. We capture out the beauty of the blue icy lake of Tilicho, Tilicho Lake reflects the surrounding mountains which are a truly unique and beautiful sight to see.
We Continue the trail and head to Thorong la pass at the top of the valley at 5416 m high. Due to the difficulties of crossing the pass, the circuit is usually walked in a counter clockwise direction. The crossing of the Thorong La pass (5,416 m) is a challenging ascent, surrounded by some of the most magnificent mountain views. We head down To Muktinath. This magnificent trek leads you to the fine village inhabited by a wide diversity of people from different ethnic groups, offering spectacular and majestic view of the white Himalayas.
Outline itinerary of the Tilicho Lake & Thorong La High Pass Trek 19 Days
Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuvan International Airport, transfer to hotel by our representative.
Day 02 : Drive to Khudi (792m), 7 hrs drive, overnight at Lodge.
Day 03 : Trek to Bahundanda (1314m), 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 04 : Trek to Chyamje (1400m), 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 05 : Trek to Dharapani (1943m), 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 06 : Trek to Chame (2713m), 5-6 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 07 : Trek to Pisang (3185m), 4/30 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 08 : Trek to Manang (3540m), 4 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 09 : Acclimatization at Manang (day hike to Chonkor View Point – 3800m, and to the monastery),
Day 10 : Trek to Khangsar (3756m), 3/30 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 11 : Trek to Tilicho Base Camp (4200m), 3 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 12 : Trek to Tilicho Lake (4919m), 3 hrs and back to base camp, overnight at Lodge.
Day 13 : Trek to Yak Kharka (4000 m), 5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 14 : Trek to Thorong Phedi / high camp (4500m/ 4700m), 4-5 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 15 : Trek to Muktinath (3800m), after crossing Thorong La pass – 5416m, overnight at Lodge.
Day 16 : Trek to Jomsom (2800m), 6 hrs, overnight at Lodge.
Day 17 : Drive to Pokhara (900m), 8-9 hrs, overnight at hotel.
Day 18 : Drive Back to Kathmandu, 6-7 hrs, overnight at hotel.
Day 19 : Transfer to airport, departure to your own destination.
Itinerary can be make increase or decrease according to yours holidays in Nepal.
After this amazing Tilicho Lake & Thorong La High Pass Trek if you are interested for other activities like Jungle Safari, Rafting, or more hiking in other region’s we can organize as yours desire.
NOTE : All Trekking offers and plans given in the itinerary are for all interested visitors who prefer full package. We offer the itinerary of the destinations as per your choice. You are always free to choose any itinerary and the staff depending on your financial condition. As per your interest and requirement, we have options for any partial visit too.