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3rd June 2005, 06:54 PM
Jomsom trek
Departure: Every day

Day 01. Drive to Pokhara (200 km from Kathmandu) and over night at hotel
All the way to Pokhara you will enjoy beautiful countryside with views of Himalayas.
Day 02. Early morning fly to Jomsom (35 min fly). During flying hour you enjoy breathtaking views of Annapurna Himalayas and Dhaulagiri-8167m. Trek passing Kaligandaki River to ancient village Kagbeni (Kagbeni is entrance of Upper Mustang).
Day 03. Kagbeni to Muktinath- This is very popular place for both Hindu and Buddhist, crowed with pilgrims and travelers. Excellent views of Dhaulagiri and Nilgiri.
Day 04. Muktinath to Marpha-Trek down passing Jomsom, Marpha is quite civilized village of Thakeli People. All houses in Marpha painted with whitewash produced from a special local stone.
Day 05. Marpha to Kalopani- Trek along side Kaligandaki river to Tukche village. Tukche was the most important village of Thakeli people, because of salt and wool trade meeting point from Tibet and upper Thak valley. Treks continue through the valley of Kaligandaki with views of Dhaulagiri, Tukuche peak, Annapurna I and Nilgari as well.
Day 06. Kalopani to Tatopani- Walking short ups and downs through green forests and some old villages via Kali Gandaki gorge, Kali Gandaki gorge said be deepest in the world.
Day 07. Tatopani to Ghorepani- Trek through villages like Ghara, Shikha and Chitre at the end you will trek through oak and magnolia and rhododendron forest. Once you are in Ghorepani you will enjoy views of many Annapurna Mountains.
Day 08. Ghorepani to include (Poon-Hill-)
Trekking starts early around 5 am as to visit Poon hill before breakfast. You can have one of the best panorama views from Poon hill. Trek back to Ghorepani take breakfast and trek to Ulleri.
Day 09. Ulleri to Nayapul drive to Pokhara
Note: If you need us for hotel/guest house and Lodge booking in Kathmandu and Pokhara for before and after trek, please let us know your preference of accommodation. We will book your hotel/guest house and Lodge according your preference and budget. And let us arrange your sightseeing with skillful tour guide.

Cost in US$ per person basis:
2 to3 people: US$ 333.00
4 to 6 people: US$ 299.00
7 to 10 people: US$ 275.00
above 10 people: US$ 252.00
Single Supplement: US$ 65.00
Pokhara/Jomsom air fare US$ 67.00 extra

Cost Includes:
Cost includes:
Arrival and departure transport
Kathmand/Pokhara/Kathmandu bus service
. Two night hotel in Pokhara with full boat
3 Meals during trek day in available restaurant on trail

Gopal Shrestha
Yala Tours & Travels
email: yalatour@wlink.com.np
URL: www.yalatour.com