Tilicho Lake is situated in Annapurna region of the central Nepal Himalaya. The Lake located in 4920m it is one of the highest altitude lake in world. Tilicho Lake is Nepal’s highest lake which is surrounding with mountains and glaciers. This trek starts from Besisahar which goes along the Marshyangdi River, with great views of Manaslu and Himal Chuli to the east. This magnificent trek leads you to the superior village inhabited by a wide diversity of people from different ethnic groups, offering spectacular and majestic views of the white Himalayas. The route follows Annapurna Circuit, but this route leads to the main valley to the west and cross through the Khanshar Village (The last village on the route) and goes up to Tilicho Lake. Then after we trek to Yak Kharka to Thorung La pass (at elevation of 5416 meters) after that we continue the trek to Muktinath and we arrive Jomsom. Next day we take a Mountain View flight from Jomsom to Pokhara. This challenging trekking allowing you to reach the heart of the mountains and safely back to Lake City Pokhara.
Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1300m)
Arrival in Kathmandu, we will welcome you at the airport then transfer to you hotel. Evening welcome dinner with cultural show.Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing.
Having breakfast then start an interesting tour around Kathmandu. We will arrange a tour guide of your chosen language to give you a tour and introduction to our rich culture amongst our ancient and fascinating history and religion. Am: Boudhanath & Pashupatinath. Pm: Patan Durbar Square and Soyambhunath then back to hotel.Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar. Overnight at hotel
Day 04: Trek from Besisahar from to Chamje (1400m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 05: Trek from Chamje to Dharapani (1810m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 06: Trek from Dharapani to Chame (2725m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 07: Trek from Chame to Pisang (2620m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 08: Trek from Pisang to Manang (3540m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 09: Acclimatization day at Manang. O/N at Lodge.
Day 10: Trek from Manang to Khangsar Village (3750m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 11: Trek from Khangsar Village to Tiliho Base Camp (4200m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 12: Trek from Tiliho Base Camp to Tilicho Lake (5200m) and back to Tilicho Base Camp for overnight. O/N at Lodge.
Day 13: Trek from Tilicho Base Camp to Yak Kharka (4000m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 14: Trek from Yak Kharka to Throng Phedi (4450m). Overnight at lodge.
Day 15: Trek from Throng Phedi and cross Throng La passes (5416m) and gets Muktinath (3800m). O/N at Lodge.
Day 16: Trek from Muktinath to Jomsom O/N at Lodge.
Day 17: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara.Rest time in Pokhara, can do sightseeing. Overnight at hotel.
Day 18: Back to Kathmandu.
We are heading to Kathmandu. Its takes via Tourist bus 7 hours and via flight 25 min. Overnight at Kathmandu.
Day 19: Farewell friend.
We will transfer you airport as per your flight time.
Please kindly contact with our experts.
Kathmandu& Pokhara: we will arrange any category hotel in Kathmandu & Pokhara as per your request.
Mountain Region: During the trekking, we will arrange you accommodation at standard tea house or lodge. Room on twin sharing basis.
Kathmandu& Pokhara: We offer you breakfast in the hotel in Kathmandu& Pokhara but you have to pay your own lunch and dinner.
Trekking: During Tilicho Lake Trek you can enjoy typical Nepali food, different ethnic cuisines as well as all types of international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Indian, etc.). Breakfast of a day will be provided from the teahouse/lodge menu where you spent your night. Lunch will be served on the way to destination, dinner and breakfast in the teahouse where you will spend the night.
Guide & Porter during the trekking:
We will provide a professional trekking guide (license holder) and insured staffs as well. The number of porter depends on group size. We will provide their salary, accommodation, insurance, medicine and meals during trekking.
Personal gears & equipments need during trekking:
• Sleeping bag
• Down Jacket
• Warm Jacket
• Cotton t-shirts
• Cotton pants
• Sun hat
• Sun cream lotion
• Sun glasses
• Comfortable hiking boots
• walking poles (if necessary)
• Flash light with extra batteries
• Extra batteries for camera
• Medicines ad first aid kits
• Backpack- with outsider pockets to handle smaller items. You may buy this stuff in Kathmandu and you can hire some stuff from shop.
All trekkers / travelers are requested to insure their travel insurance before heading to Tilicho Lake Trek. Please note that the insurance should be covered medical, air ambulance, helicopter rescue, and all treatment costs.