adventure around scenic Annapurna Himalayan with high Thorang-La pass and beautiful lake of Tilicho
Annapurna Tilicho Lake Trekking is an exclusive adventure with Explorer Adventurer, which take you to the hidden country beyond Manang Valley.
Tilicho Lake although situated in remote corners of the Manang district, the walk follows the main popular trail of Annapurna Circuit. Then heading beyond the Manang Valley and villages towards sheer mountain wilderness to Tilicho Lake.
Listed as the world’s highest glacial Lake at a height of above 4,919 m or 16, 139 feet high. The lake stretches to 4 km / 2.5 miles and 1.2 km wide, about 200 m / 656 feet deep. A beautiful and scenic wild country within windswept terrains close to giant Gangapurna Himal and Tilicho Peak.
An exciting and picturesque highland, located south of Manang main valley en route to Jomsom town. Where trekkers have to cross a high pass of Mesokanto-La Pass towards the southwest of Tilicho Lake. Few groups of adventurers and trekkers seldom venture around this wild country bounded by towering snow-capped mountains.
Enjoy the thrill of venturing around the highest lake on the planet amidst amazing scenery of dramatic windswept landscapes and terrains.
A unique contrast with white snow-dusted peaks makes this adventure more special than other normal popular treks.
After exploring the hidden treasures of Manang village and the scenic valley enriched with amazing cultures of age-old heritage.
The adventure continues heading back on the main trails of Annapurna Circuit reaching the end of Manang Valley rim. A big climb on a steep winding path takes you to the top of Thorang-La Pass, the highest point of the journey. Rewards with a breathtaking panorama of giant peaks that encircles the Thorang-La Pass, facing views of the Annapurna Himalaya range.
Includes grand vista of Dhaulagiri and Damodar Himal with a group of Chulu peaks and as far as Manaslu Himal.
From the highest spot of the adventure, a long descent reaches you at beautiful areas of Mustang district at Muktinath. The holiest of all holy sites around the Himalayas range, one can observe the Hindu pilgrims in worship. As well as religious activities, a great place to visit the temples and monasteries in a serene environment. On completing the major highlights of the adventure then walk downhill to the wide Kaligandaki River to Jomsom.
The main town and headquarters of Mustang district, where the old Trans Himalaya Salt Trade Route passed through Jomsom. A lovely town and the hub of native Thakali the main tribe of Kaligandaki River Valley.
The next morning a short and scenic flight brings you to the beautiful city of Pokhara by its serene Phewa Lakeside.
At Pokhara, our ever-exciting Annapurna Tilicho Lake Trekking concludes, before heading back to Kathmandu. After a wonderful experience and great adventure around Manang and Mustang areas.