Tiji Festival Lo-Mangthang - 9 Days

The Tiji (Ten Chi) Festival is the most auspicious festival in the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. Dorje Jono fought and defeated this demon and the festival celebrates his victory with prayer chants and colorful dances. Chhode Monastery at Lo Manthang in Upper Mustang is famous for its performance of Vajrakila practice and ritual.

The Tiji (Ten Chi) Festival is the most auspicious festival in the Upper Mustang region of Nepal. Ancient mythology relates how the Tiji is celebrating to mark the victory of good over evil.

Day 1: Drive Pokhara to Marpha

Day 2: Drive Marpha to Ghiling

Day 3: Drive Ghiling to Lo-Manthang

Day 4: Observe Tiji Festival at Lo-Manthang

Day 5: Observe Tiji Festival at Lo-Manthang

Day 6: Observe Fiji Festival at Lo-Manthang and drive to Charang

Day 7: Drive Charang to Chhuksang

Day 8: Drive Chhuksang to Jomsom via Muktinath

Day 9: Fly Jomsom to Pokhara

Day 1
Drive from Pokhara to Marpha (2880 m.) 8 Hrs.

It is almost brushing the sides of the mighty Kali Gandaki river gorge and the massive Dhaulagiri mountain along the way up. As you go up, the landscape changes from the lush greenery of the Pokhara area to the barren, rocky terrain of Mustang. Your road follows the Kali Gandaki. Stay overnight at Lodge.

Day 2
Drive from Marpha to Ghiling (3650 m.) 5 Hrs.

After breakfast drive to Ghiling via Jomsom & Kagbeni while we reach Kagbeni stop for formality to enter Upper mustang. And drive onward to Ghiling and stay overnight at Lodge.

Day 3
Drive Ghiling to Lo-Manthang (3840 m.) 4 Hrs.

Drive from Ghiling to Lo-Mangthan on the enjoy the view of Mountain. Stay overnight at Lodge.

Day 4
Observe the Tiji Festival in Lo -Manthang

First Day of (19th, May-20) Tiji (Ten Chi) After breakfast and before start festival you may explore around Lo-Mangthang.

Day 5
Observe the Tiji Festival in Lo-Manthang

Second Day of TIJI (Ten Chi) (20th , May-20) festival celebration.

Day 6
Observe the Tiji Fastival in Lo-Mangthang and drive to Charang (3700 m.) 1 Hrs.

Last day observe the Tiji Festival (23rd, May-20) and drive to Charang. Stay overnight at Lodge.

Day 7
Drive from Charang to Chhuksang (2900 m.) 5 Hrs.

Day 8
Drive from Chhuksang to Jomsom (3310 m.) via Muktinath (3760 m.) 5 Hrs.

After breakfast drive to Muktinath it is one of the highest temple in the World. It’s also most important pilgrimage sites of Nepal for the both Hindus and Buddhists. After visit Muktinath drive to Jomsom. Stay overnight at Jomsom.

Day 9
Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara 25 Minutes.

Early morning fly to Pokhara and leisure time. End tour.

When is the Tiji Festival 2020?

When is the Tiji Festival 2020?

The Tiji Festival on 19th, 20th and 21st-May,2020

Which kind of SUV used for the tour?

We organized 4 WD SUV and drive is experience and familiar with this region.

Cost Includes:

  • 2 Nights’ accommodation in Pokhara on twin sharing basis on BB plan.
  • Pokhara to Lo-Manthang and drive back to Jomsom by SUV (4WD).
  • Flight Ticket Jomsom to Pokhara.
  • Meals: (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) while on trip as mention in itinerary.
  • Accommodation on twin sharing basis at Guesthouse/ Lodge. While on tour.
  • (ACAP) Annapurna Conservation Area Entry Permit.
  • TIMS (Trekkers Information Management System Card).
  • Upper Mustang Control Area Special Permit.
  • Professional government license holder English speaking Guide.
  • Salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transportation and insurance for official crew.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit).
  • All government and local taxes.

Cost Excludes:

  • Meals in Pokhara other than breakfast.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Items and expenses of personal nature.
  • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot shower, cold drinks, snacks, laundry, phone call, internet.
  • If you use a Pony, all donation, Camera Fees during festival.
  • Personal equipment.
  • Tips for guide, porters, driver.

We need at list Two tour member for obtain Upper Mustang control Permit.

The itineraries are merely a guideline and are prearranged on the basis of their popularity with our previous guests. We can easily customized it to suit your own schedule and requirement.

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Trip Facts

  • Drive 4WD/ Walk
  • 2 or above
  • Max. 3840 M.
  • May
  • Hotel/ Lodge
  • 09 Days
  • Easy/ Medium