Day 1 May4, 2018 : Arrival at Kathmandu & transfer to hotel [1336m]
Day 2 May 5, 2018 : Preparation for trekking/ Sightseeing
Day 3 May 6, 2018 : (Kathmandu/Pokhara) Fly to Pokhara
Day 4 May 7, 2018 : (Pokhara/Jomosom) Early flight to Jomosom and trek to Kagbeni. This day is an easy day hike to Kagbeni along the Kaligandakiriver. Today there is not much of climb up and down mostly gradual up to Kagbeni.
Day 5 May 8, 2018: (Kagbeni/Chele) The trail takes you up the east bank of Kali Gandagi that climbs over many ridges as it heads north. In the dry season, it is possible to trek the entire route up the river along the sand and gravel of the riverbed.
Day 6 May 9, 2018: (Chele/Geling) The climb from Chele is up a steep spur to a cairn at 3130 metres. Here there is view of the village of Gyagar across a huge canyon. A long wall of packed earth encircles Gyagar and its field. The climb continue, as long, steep, treeless, waterless slog, along the side of the spectacular steep canyon to a pass and cairn of rocks at 3540 metres. Here the trails makes a long gradual descent to some chorten on ridge, then descends further on a pleasant trail to samer. Climb above Samar to a ridge then descend into a large gorge past chorten painted in red, black,yellow and white. Along the way the Annapurna himal still visible far to the south. From here you will descend to Geling with its extensive field of barley at 3600 metres.
Day 7 May 10, 2018: (Geling/Charang) From Geling , the trail climbs gently through fields up the center of the valley, passing below the settlement of Tama Gaun and an imposing chorten. It rejoin the direct trail and then becomes an unrelenting climb across the head of the valley to the Nyi La pass at 3950 metres, the highest point reached on the trek. Cherang is a maze of field, willow trees and house separated by stone walls at the top of the large Charang Cho canyon. The huge 5 story white zdong and red gompa are perched on the edge of the Kali Gandaki gorge on the east end of the valley. Near the Gompa is the house of Maya Bista which, if you have the nerve to get past the ferocious mastiff at the door, doubles as a hotel and restaurant. The village has its own electricity system.
Day 8 May 11, 2018: (Charanbg/Lo Manthang) The trail descends about 100 meters from Charang, crosses the Charang Chu and climbs steeply up a rocky trail to a cairn on a ridge opposite the village at 3580 meters, then enters the Thulung valley. The trail turns north and climbs gently as the valley climbs to a large isolated chorten that marks the boundary between Charang and Lo. Still climbing , the trail crosses stream, then becomes a grand wide thoroughfare travelling across a desert-like landscape painted in every hue of grey and yellow. Finally from a ridge at 3850 metres, there is a view of the walled city of Lo .
Day 9 May 12, 2018: (Teiji Festival Starts) Day in (Lo Manthang.) There are four major temples within the city wall of Lo Manthang. Each of these buildings is locked. The villager feel it necessary to control accesss to the temples: the caretaker and the key are avaibable only at certain times, and usually only after a bit negotiation you may be able to enter in side of the Gompas.
Day 10 May 13, 2018: (Teiji Festival) Day in (Lo Manthang.) There are lot to do in Lo Manthang beside visiting the Gompas. Consider renting a horse to visit some of the other village in the area.
Day 11 May 14, 2018: (Teiji Festival) Day in (Lo Manthang.) This day is either free day or explore further to north of Lo Manthang depending weather and physical condition.
Day 12 May 15 , 2018: Trek to LuriGumba [3450m]
Day 13 May 16, 2018: Trek to Yara Tange [3200m]
Day 14 May 17, 2018: Trek to Tetang [2940m]
Day 15 May 18, 2018: Trek to Muktinath [3750m]
Day 16 May 19, 2018: Day in Muktinath
Day 17 May 20, 2018: (Muktinath-Kagbeni/Jomosom): You will reach Jomosom by lunch and rest of the day will be free.
Day 18 May 21, 2018: (Jomosom/Pokhara): Fly early in the morning to Pokhara and transfer to hotel.
Day 19 May 22, 2018: Sightseeing of Pokhara and o/n at hotel.
Day 20 May 23, 2018: Fly to Kathmandu
Day 21 May 24, 2018: Free day/optional sightseeing
Day 22 May 25, 2018: Departure transfer to the airport for onward destination.