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Tilicho Lake Trek

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Tour information Tilicho Lake Trek

  • Trip duration:

  • 20 Days
  • How hard is this trip:

  • 5 / 5
  • Trip max. altitude:

  • 5416m
  • Start - End:

  • Kathmandu - Kathmandu
  • Guide language:

  • English
  • Nepali
  • Accomendation:

  • Hotell
  • Guest house

Grave a super opportunity be in highest gorgeous lake and pass highest pass in world in once

Tilicho Lake trek offers an adventurous journey that will stay in your mind for forever. The clear turquoise color lake is surrounded by snow-capped Himalayan mountains presents the superb scenic view that you will not find anywhere else.

Tilicho Lake trek will take you to Lake Tilicho, the highest lake of Nepal situated at 4,919 meters. Located in the Manag district in the famous Annapurna range, Tilicho Lake trek offers an adventurous journey that will stay in your mind for forever. The clear turquoise color lake is surrounded by snow-capped Himalayan mountains presents the superb scenic view that you will not find anywhere else. The barren landscape of Manang and Mustang is a striking contrast to the lush forests found in lower elevation. You will get to see panoramic views of several Himalayan mountains like Mt. Dhaulagiri (8,167 m), Mt. Annapurna II, Lamjung Himal, Mt. Annapurna IV, Mt. Annapurna III, Mt. Gangapurna, and numerous others. The trail will include several ascends & descends and goes through the forested trail, fine deep valleys, cold stream, cascading waterfalls, and picturesque villages. Similarly many parts of Tilicho Lake trails fall within Annapurna Conservation Area which has been looking after the protection and conservation of wild flora and fauna.

Tilicho Lake trek begins with a scenic drive to Besisahar from where you will trek to Bhulbhule through the forested trail. The trail from here will take you to Chame via Bahundanda, Chamche, and Dharapani. Spending a night in Chame, you will trek towards Manang en route Upper Pisang. The trail will get difficult time to time and presents beautiful landscape with small gompas decorated with prayers flags. Leaving Manag behind, you will head towards Khangsar Village where you will get to have deep insight into the daily life of locals. Further, you will ascend to Tilicho Base Camp via Tilicho Lake and descend down to Khansar after for night stay. The trail from here onwards will take you Muktinath, the largest Hindu pilgrimage site of Nepal. But, before reaching Muktinath, you will cross challenging Thorong La Pass. You will then descend down to Jomsom and fly back to Pokhara.

Tradition & Culture in Tilicho Lake Trek

Not only this Tilicho lake trek also provides you a chance to see the rich tradition & culture of this part of Nepal. People from ethnic communities such as Manangi, Thakali, Gurung, and Magar resides here. All of them have their own customs, beliefs, festivals, language, dress, delicious cuisine, and colorful lifestyles. Moreover, Tilicho Lake is also one of the Hindu pilgrims sites of Nepal. As this lake is mentioned in the Hindu mythology volume, Ramayan, people from around the world flock here to pray and celebrate major festivals every year.

Tilicho Lake Trek difficulty

Tilicho Lake Trek is a difficult trek. You need to have strong physical fitness and good health to go on this trek. There are several ascents and descents on a rugged & steep path during the trek, which demands a good muscular power. Moreover, you will trek above 4,000 meters in the course of the journey and that brings chances of altitude sickness. However, with proper measure and enough acclimatization, you can easily decrease the chances of getting AMS.

Why trek to Annapurna Trekking Agency?

We, Annapurna Trekking Agency is known for our reliable and authentic service. We are a team of young and active women guides that will assist you during the trek. Our team members are highly professional and working in this filed for several years. With comprehensive service, you will also get to encourage local women to join the travel & tour industry of Nepal, as it is one of our main goals.

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Tour itinerary Tilicho Lake Trek

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  • Day 1:

    Arrival Kathmandu

    Your first day landing Kathmandu, Nepal. We are there for you, welcoming you at airport. Drive to hotel approximately 15 minutes by private transport depend on group size. After hotel depend on your arrival time. If you want to go out. We happy to go around with you and rest at hotel.

    Highest altitude
    • 1345m
    Accommodation
    • Hotell
  • Day 2:

    Kathmandu Heritage Sightseeing

    Kathmandu known as temple city also. There is many temple and Monastery which is in world heritage side. We go out from hotel after great breakfast. And do sightseeing with city tour guide and get experience beautiful temple city and know history about it.

    Highest altitude
    • 1345m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • Hotell
  • Day 3:

    Drive to Besisahar and trek to Bulbule

    Today little bit long drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar. Besishahar is end city, we will not get city again until not finish trek. It will take around 5 hours. and our walk journey will start. Today is easy walk to Bhulbhule and short walk also is will take us 1 or 1 and half hours only.

    Highest altitude
    • 840m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 4:

    Trek Bhukbhule to Bahun Danda

    Exciting walking start now to be in mountain and gain lots of experience being with nature of Himalaya Nepal. Today also easy day for walk. We will walk along Marsyangdi river. You will see many Hydro power while
    walking. Bahundanda is name by one of cast in Nepal. Bahun is ethnic group and Danda is hill.

    Highest altitude
    • 1310m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 5:

    Trek Bahun Danda to Chamche

    Second day of trekking. Today we pass through many suspension bridges, rice field and rocky mountain all the way to Chamche. And beehives on top of rocky cliff is interesting for day.

    Highest altitude
    • 1430m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 6:

    Trek Chamche to Dharapani

    Day start cross through by jungle of rhododendron, pine and bamboo trees. Until Tal there is up and down and to reach Tal we need to little dessent. Tal is really beautiful valley with river Marsyangdi and waterfall. After that continue uphill journey to Dharapani.

    Highest altitude
    • 1860m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 7:

    Trek Dharapani to Chame

    Today we trekking to Chame which is center place of Manang district. On the way we pass many different villages, gorgeous waterfall, butterfly, birds, and especial view of Lamjung Himal(6953m), Manaslu and Annapurna. Chame have natural hot spring also.

    Highest altitude
    • 2670m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 8:

    Trek Chame to Upper Pisang

    Today trek is gently walk to climb up with pine forest. We cross Marsyangdi river many times by suspension bridge. When we reach Pisang there is two Pisang , lower and upper Pisang. We go upper Pisang. Upper Pisang is old village for the area.

    Highest altitude
    • 3300m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 9:

    Trek Upper Pisang to Manag

    Day start old town from Manang. In beginning we assent to Nawal and descent down to Braka. Where we can see old monastery. We continue move on to Manang. Manang is gateway to our goal highest pass Thorong-la pass.

    Highest altitude
    • 3540m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 10:

    Acclimatization day at Manang

    After many days before summit highest pass Thorong-la pass, day for acclimatization to make our body comfortable with altitude. Today we have option what we do. Option are cross the river climb up and see glacier from annapurna and Gangapurna, Climb above village and see panoramic view of Annapurna range and explore Manang. Main goal of acclimatization is avoid altitude sickness.

    Highest altitude
    • 3540m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 11:

    Trek Manang to Khangsar Village

    After nice and easy day in Manang. We leaving to reach more high up with more energy and confident. We cross Marsyangdi river with suspension bridge and see big glacier of Gangapurna, Little monastery, Chorten, prayer flags.

    Highest altitude
    • 3734m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 12:

    Trek Khangsar Village to Tikicho Lake Base Camp

    From the Khangsar village to Tilicho Lake Base Camp we walk though zigzag up and down with many Chortens and Gumbas with beautiful prayer flags. We arrive in Tilicho lake base camp with greatest panoramic view of Tilicho mountain.

    Highest altitude
    • 4150m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 13:

    Trek Tilicho lake base camp-Tilicho lake-Khangsar

    Heading to highest lake in world Tilicho Lake(4920m) with happiness long climb up. Tilicho lake is beautiful and dramatic view of lake with mountains Tarkeghyang,Gangapurna and Khangsar Kang. After Lake we go back down to Khangsar again.

    Highest altitude
    • 4920m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 14:

    Trek Khangsar to Yak Kharka

    From today our destination change to reach highest pass with beautiful dream. We start walk up to north.
    Crossing river, hills, bridge and some villages. View of day Annapurna III(7555m).

    Highest altitude
    • 4050m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 15:

    Trek Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi

    We are increasing height day by day to the summit. On the way to Thorong Phedi can see blue sheep and snow leopards if we are lucky. When we get Thorong Phedi, if you are totally fit to go more high. We go little climb up and come down for sleep.

    Highest altitude
    • 4450m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 16:

    Trek Thorong Phedi-Thorong-la pass-Muktinath

    Long day of the trek and goal destination as well Thorong-la pass (5416m) from sea level. It can to little hard today by wind and altitude. While reach Thorong-la pass all hard walk finish for day. After pass go down to Muktinath which is temple of hindu religion.

    Highest altitude
    • 5416m/3800m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 17:

    Trek Muktinath to Jomsom

    Trek to Jomsom pass via Kagbeni which is gateway start upper Mustang trek. Where need to have special permit to see isolate region of Nepal. We continue descend with Kali Gandaki and area of apple tree. Kali Gandaki is big gorge become between two mountain Annapurna(8091m) and Dhaulagiri(8167m) above sea level.

    Highest altitude
    • 2713m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Lunch
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Guest house
  • Day 18:

    Fly Jomsom to Pokhra

    We will get ready to fly to Pokhara after good breakfast With mazical view from sky. Today we have lots of time explore the Pokhara and do more adventure too. As you wish you can do whatever you want mountain bike, wood boating at lake, sightseeing or rest.

    Highest altitude
    • 800m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    Accommodation
    • Hotell
  • Day 19:

    Fly Pokhara to Kathmandu

    Today you going to fly again to Kathmandu with small domestic
    Aeroplane first hour of the day which mean you have more time in Kathmandu to do more things. Shopping or just rest. Evening dinner together with culture show.

    Highest altitude
    • 1345m
    Included meals
    • Breakfast
    • Dinner
    Accommodation
    • Hotell
  • Day 20:

    Departure Day

    Time to go back to home with so many good memory. We will drop you to international airport on you flight time. We happy to welcome back to explore more himalaya, Nepal. Bye! See you again. Namaste!

    Included meals
    • Breakfast

IncludedTilicho Lake Trek

  • All ground transportation pick up from International airport to drop again international airport
  • Kathmandu heritage sightseeing with a city guide
  • 3-night twin sharing hotel in Kathmandu with B/B
  • 1-night twin sharing hotel in Pokhara with B/B
  • All food and accommodation during the trek
  • All necessary permits and government tax
  • Flight from Jomsom to Pokhara to Kathmandu
  • Guide and assistant guide depend on group size
  • Porter to help your luggage (1 porter for 2 guests)
  • All food/accommodation/wages for guide and porter
  • Insurance for our staff crew
  • Medical kit box during the trip
  • Annapurna Trekking Agency certificate
Not included
  • International airfares
  • International Airport Departure Tax
  • Trekking Equipment
  • Major meals, Lunch and dinner during your stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara
  • Any type of personal expenses, such as alcoholic beverages and drinks, phone, wifi and laundry.
  • Rescue & travel insurance, health emergency evacuation cost
  • Tips & Gratuities to guide and porter