Jomsom Muktinath Trek

destination Muktinath
duration 13 Days
grade Moderate
start/end point Kathmandu/Kathmandu
max altitude 3800m
meal Available
accommodation Available
season Mar to June / August to Dec


Jomsom Muktinath Trek is a classic and popular trek vitally the final third of the Annapurna towering peak of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri Mountain. Jomsom is situated in the north part of Pokhara city. It appears to the major Himalayan array, on the dry barren area like- the Tibetan plateau. The well-known trekking area appealing over 30,000 trekkers every year the foremost best features of this trek are you can relish sunrise and mountain outlooks from Pun Hill, warm jumps at Tatopani, typical Magar town in Ulleri and, world’s deepest Kali Gandaki gorge, archetypal Thakali town in Marpha and Tukuche, monasteries in Tukuche and Muktinath and Muktinath temple. Jomsom Muktinath Trek takes you along with the Kali Gandaki River to Muktinath on the edge of Mustang District as the Himalayan Shangri La. This trek covers the locations such as Pokhara city, Annapurna Trekking Area, Jomsom, Muktinath, Tatopani, Ghorepani, and Pun Hill. The outlooks of the mountains are spectacular and the route crosses to the other edge of the main Himalayan variety for some unreal views of the northern flanks. Thus, it is confirmed that the trek lets you to the know-how of geographical and devout matters. 

The trek to Jomsom Muktinath begins from Kathmandu. You can either travel by overland service or take an air journey to Pokhara. The price will be slightly different. Trekkers mostly choose Pokhara to Jomsom on air and enjoy the trek back. You can explore attractive Kagbeni, outlook the Dhaulagiri ice fall and range of Dhaulagiri (White Mountain), the world’s deepest gorge Kali Gandaki valley, and natural hot spring in Tatopani with a magnificent hilly environment. One day’s stroll beyond Jomsom takes you to the last destination Muktinath, the sacred temple. Muktinath is located at the height of 2800m and is visited by Hindus and Buddhists. Muktinath temple is dedicated to Lord Bishnu or Avalokiteshwora as the Buddhist call him. Due to remoteness, Muktinath is not glimpsed by numerous pilgrims. You can glimpse blaze Gompa, Narsingh Gompa, Sangod Gompa, and Shiva Parvati Mandir around Muktinath Jomsom Region. You can glimpse other very old monasteries in the area with unbelievably great artwork on the stroll, however; taking photos is firmly prohibited. The trek ends at Nayapul, Beni Bazaar then drive back to Pokhara, and then come back to Kathmandu, which will end this fabulous trek.

The 13 days Jomsom Muktinath Trek is conceived for those who want to visit Jomsom and pilgrimage Muktinath at the same time utilizing or having little time. The best season to visit Jomsom Muktinath is January to May and September to December. You can extend your trek to the Annapurna area by adding Annapurna Base Camp and Ghorepani Punhill Trek as per your holiday duration and desire.

Trip Highlights

  • Historical, cultural city of the heritage places in Kathmandu valley
  • Scenic flight or drive between Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Lake city of Pokhara that looks like the Human Paradise
  • Thrilling breathtaking and eye-catching flight to between Pokhara and Jomsom
  • Old monasteries
  • Ancient fort and castle in Jharkot
  • Ancient and isolated village
  • Views of beautiful Himalayan Shangri La, Himalayan Oasis
  • Deepest gorge Kali Gandaki and Kali Gandaki River
  • Mt. Annapurna, Mt. Dhaulagiri, Mt Machhapuchhre, Nilgiri
  • Muktinath Temple


Day 1: Arrive to Kathmandu (1350m), meet and transfer to Hotel

You will be greeted by a representative of “Rai Treks and Expedition Pvt Ltd”; at Tribhuvan International Airport when you arrive in the country of breathtaking mountains and temple-filled metropolis. Our personnel will accompany you to your Hotel where you will overnight for 2 nights. In the evening, we will host a dinner program in a traditional Nepali restaurant as well as offer you a briefing on the trekking itinerary. Attending the welcome meeting is crucial because this is when we will be gathering information about your insurance and next of kin. Please notify the front desk of your hotel or travel agency if you anticipate being late.

Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Day 3: Fly or Drive to Pokhara (830m)

Day 4: Fly to Jomsom (2743m), meet the crews and trek to Kagbeni (2850m)

Day 5: Trek to Muktinath (3800m) from Kagbeni

Day 6: Trek back to Jomsom (2,720m) further down to Marpha (2650m)

Day 7: Trek to Kalopani (2480m) or further down to Ghasa (2000m)

Day 8: Trek to Tatapani (1190m)

Day 9: Trek to Shikha (1914m)

Day 10: Trek to Ghorepani (2855m)

Day 11: Trek to Nayapul (1070m) and then drive back to Pokhara

Day 12: Fly or Drive to Kathmandu (1350m)

Day 13: Final departure for your home country

Inclusion / Exclusion


  • All airport transfers in Kathmandu and in Pokhara, on private vehicle
  • Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu including all transportation and entry permit to enter to the Heritage sites
  • 3 nights accommodation in Kathmandu at Standard Hotel in Bed & Breakfast Basis
  • 3 nights accommodation in Pokhara at Standard Hotel on Bed and Breakfast Basis
  • Trek on Full Board Basis (BLD - Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner with Hot drink - tea/coffee) and accommodation in the Lodge during the trek.
  • All transportations as per the dossier on private vehicle
  • Returned tickets between Pokhara and Jomsom
  • Returned tickets between Kathmandu and Pokhara or Overland transportation (depends on the clients wish)
  • Trekking Permit, National Park & TIMS card fee
  • 1 professional English speaking guide including all his meals, transportation and daily wages
  • 1 assistant guide between the team of 5 people including all his meals, transportation and daily wages
  • 1 porter between two people including all his meals, transportation and daily wages
  • All insurance for trekking crew members
  • Medical kits including basic medicines for the trekking crew members
  • Trekking Map
  • Duffel Bag if needed
  • Farewell dinner in Kathmandu


  • International Airfare
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fee, which is USD50 for 30 days and USD30 for 15 days
  • Personal Insurance (Travel, Emergency Medical, Rescue)
  • Personal Trekking Gears, extra expenses Phone Calls, Laundry, Bar Bills, Battery Recharge, Internet etc.
  • Main meals in Kathmandu and in Pokhara
  • Tips for trekking staff and drivers. It is not mandatory but it is customary in Nepal.


All Inclusive Cost

  • Best Price Guarantee
  • Hassle-Free Booking
  • Team of highly experienced Experts

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