Nar phu valley inhabited by Nepalese Tibetans.Visited by very few trekkers this exotic land offers medieval Tibetan culture in undisturbed form, dramatic mountain views and great alpine scenery in a Tibet-like flavour. On the second Phase of the trek we visit the pristine Tilicho lake-the highest in the world. This Nar Phu hidden Valley, amazing trek for those real adventurers in search of real Shangrilla and do not mind crossing through Challenging high passes like Masokanto La (5099m), Kangla pass (5200m) & Tilicho Pass (5230m). We start our trek from Ngady following the Popular Annapurna circuit trail and branch off at Koto to follow the off the beaten track to Nar Phu valley in the very north of Manang Alpine Adventure Team offer Beni Ngady to Narphu Valley, Ngady to Neysang Valley, Jomsom Masokanto La to Nar Phu Trek, Jomsom to Tilicho pass to Naar, Manang to Kangla Pass trek. With slow ascent and proper acclimatisation we head for Kangla pass, hidden valley of mountain mist ahead of us, from Kangla pass at 5200m the magnificent panorama view of Annapurna massif appears remote and forbidding .The Kangla pass links Nar with Manang and three other Bhotia villages in the Neyshang valley. We explore the interesting Nar Phu valley which has about 300 inhabitants who depend on livestock, and till today yak herding is the basis of their livelihood. After visiting this area we trek back to manang, a beautiful village of Annapurna trail and continue trek to Tilicho lake. After trekking about 4-5 days through Tilicho Lake and crossing two beautiful but challenging passes of this region we end our trek at Jomsom where we catch our flight to Pokhara and later to KTM.This is a fully supported camping trek.
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Narphu Valley Trekking Trip Highlight
Trekking duration : 26 days
Starting from : Beshi Sahar by bus
Ending at : Pokhara (back from Birethanti or Phedi)
Grade : Strantous
Highest access of the trek : 5200 meters on Muktinath.
Culture : Mixed culture based on Gurung ,Thakali& Magar
Mode of trekking tour : Camping trek.
Himalayan sights : Lamjung Himal, Annapurna (I,II,III,IV), Machhapuchhre Himal, Manaslu Himal, Dhawalagiri range, Tilicho peak, Tibetan ranges
Splendid breathtaking place : High mountain pass, great Himalayan view, popular hot Spring along the route, etc
Narphu Valley Trekking itinerary
Day 01: Arrival Katmandu (1334m), transfer to Hotel Wel come dinner.
Day 02: Katmandu by bus to Dharapani (1943m)
Day 03: Dharapani to koto (2713m)
Day 04: Koto to Chhacha (3200m)
Day 05: Chhacha to Meta (3700m)
Day 06: Meta to Junum (4000m)
Day 07: Junum to Phu valley.
Day 08: Excursion around Phu valley.
Day 09: Phu Valley to Nar Village
Day 10: Nar Village to Dharmasala 2800m.
Day 11: Dharmasala – koto –Chame (2713m)
Day 12: Chame to Pisang (3185m)
Day 13: Pisang to Manang (3440m)
Day 14: Manang acclimatizing day.
Day 15: Manang to Yak kharka (4210m)
Day 16: Yak kharka to Thorung phedi (4640m)/ Thorung High camp (4800m)
Day 17: Thorung phedi (4640m)/ Thorung High camp (4800m) via Thorung La (5416m) to Muktinath.(3802m)
Day 18: In the morning Muktinath Temple excursion and overnight at Kagbeni (2840m)
Day 19: Kagbeni to Jomsom (2713m)
Day 20: Jomsom by flight back to Pokhara (915m)
Day 21: Pokhara back to Katmandu by Tourist bus/Flight
Day 22: Katmandu valley sightseeing and farewell diner
Day 23: Back to onward destination