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Tilicho Mesokanto La Pass Trekking

17 days

Trip fact

Destination: Tilicho Mesokanta pass trekking

Duration: 17days

Grade: Moderate to Hard

Activities: Sightseeing and cultural trekking

Max Elevation: 5100m

Transport: Flights & Private vehicle

Best Time: Oct -Dec & March-May

Group size: 2+

  • Overview
  • Itinerary
  • Cost info
  • Trekking Gears
  • Map

Tilicho Mesokanta pass trek is the best trek situated at Annapurna region. Tilicho Lake is one of the famous and mesmerizing lake situated at an altitude of 4949m is known as the highest lake of the world. The course through Tilicho Lake and the two passes (Mesokanta La 5099m and Tilicho Pass 5230m) that guard it from the Kaligandaki Valley beyond is still used and offers the adventurous and fit trekker high mountain scenery at its very best. Mesokanta-La is low altitude pass than Tilicho but more technical and need to be use rope. Tilicho Mesokanta pass trek is famous for its extraordinary scenic beauty and the rough trekking trail. This fascinating trek is designed for those who seek to trek into snow-covered landscape through some of the most beautiful villages of different culture and religion.

Tilicho Mesokanta pass trek starts with a scenic ride driving at the George of Trishuli all the way to Besi sahar. We then ascend following Marshyangdi River all the way to snow-covered landscape of Annapurna region. This popular trek into the high lands of Annapurna region offers you with delighted mountain scenery, natural landscape flourished with variety of Floras and faunas, various cultural villages and ancient religious monuments, breathtaking view of Blue Lake into snow-covered wilderness and many more exotic scene and colored villages.

Outline Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathmandu (1,315m | 4,314ft) Airport Pick Up Transfer to Hotel Overnight: Kathmandu

Day 02 : Free Day in Kathmandu Trek Preparation Overnight: Hotel

Day 03 : Drive to Syange (1,140m | 3,740ft) via Besisahar by Bus 8 hrs Journey Overnight: Lodge

Day 04 : Syange to Dharapani (1,943m | 6,374ft) 6 hrs Trek Overnight: Lodge

Day 05 : Dharapani to Chame (2,720m | 8,923ft) 5 hrs Trek Overnight: Lodge

Day 06 : Chame to Pisang (3,190m | 10,465ft) 5 hrs Trek Overnight: Lodge

Day 07 : Pisang to Manang (3,540m |11614ft) 4 hrs Trek Overnight: Lodge

Day 08 : Acclimatization Day at Manang Visit Glacier Lake & Monastery Overnight: Lodge

Day 09 : Manang to Khansar (3,740m | 12,270ft) 4 hrs Trek Overnight: Lodge

Day 10 : Khansar to Tilicho Lake (4,920m | 16,141ft)3 hrs Trek Overnight: Lodge

Day 11 : Tilicho to Tilicho Base Camp (4,800m | 15,748ft) 4 hrs Trek Overnight: Tent

Day 12 : Trek to Nama Phu (3,510) Crossing Mesokanto La Pass (5,099m| 16,729ft) 6 hrs Overnight: Tent

Day 13 : Nam Phu to Kaisang/ Thinigaon (3280m | 10,761ft) 6 hrs Trek Overnight: Lodge

Day 14 : Trek to Jomsom (2,725m | 8,940ft) 4 hrs Walk Overnight: Hotel

Day 15 : Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara (9,00m | 2,952ft) Transfer to Hotel Overnight: Pokhara

Day 16 : Drive to Kathmandu by Tourist Bus Transfer to Hotel Evening Farewell Dinner

Day 17 : Final Departure

Day 1: Welcome to Kathmandu Valley (1360m). Upon your arrival we assist you from international airport tour hotel. Enjoy welcome programs and rest overnight.

Day 2: Today we offer you a guided tour around Kathmandu valley. We let you visit the popular touristic area of Durbar Square, world heritage sites such as Holy Temple of Lord Shiva Pashupatinath, Buddhist Shrine Syambhu nath and many more. Enjoy evening dinner and rest overnight.

Day 3: Today early in the morning we ride from Kathmandu valley all the way to Besi Sahar (850m) and then trek for 4-5hours all the way to Ngadi (1000m). Rest overnight.

Day 04: Today we trek through some of the beautiful natural landscape and wilderness from Ngadi walking for 5-6hours all the way to Jagat (1314m). Rest overnight.

Day 05: Today we trek for 5-6hours trekking the beautiful trail following Marshyangdi River from Jagat all the way to Dharapani (1943m). Rest overnight.

Day 06: Today we trek for 5-6hours from Dharapani all the way to Chame (2713m). Rest overnight.

Day 07: Today our trekking trail ascend from Chame walking for 5-6hours all the way to Pisang (3185m). During today’s trail we pass through lush green forest flourished with various Floras and Faunas. Rest overnight.

Day 08: Today we trek for 6-7hours from Pisang to Ngawal (3780m) after a short refreshment break we trek all the way to Manang (3340m). Rest overnight.

Day 09: Acclimatization and rest day at Manang. Manang is one of the most beautiful village throughout the trek. Enjoy the classic scenery of Might Himalayas near to the window and explore the cultural and religious sites around. Rest overnight.

Day 10: Today we trek for 4-5hours from Manang all the way to Khangsar (3750m). We trek through some of the most adventurous trekking trail. Rest overnight.

Day 11: Today we trek from Khangsar walking for 5-6hours all the way Tilicho Phedi (4500m). Enjoy the sightseeing of a classic wilderness filled with snow. Rest overnight.

Day 12: Today early in the morning we trek into the snow covered wilderness from Tilicho Phedi walking for 3hours all the way Tilicho Lake (5020m). Rest overnight.

Day 13: Today we trek early from Tilicho Lake crossing Mesokanta Pass (5100m) all the way to Yak Kharka (4200m). We trek for 4-5hours into the wilderness of High Himalayas. Rest overnight.

Day 14: Today we trek for 4-5hours from Yak Kharka all the way to Marpha (2667m). Rest overnight.

Day 15: Today we trek for 6hours from Marpha all the way to Lete Khola (2200m). Enjoy the classic view of Deserted Hills all around the trekking trail. Rest overnight.

Day 16: Today we trek for 6-7hours from Lete Khola all the way to Tatopani (1190m). Enjoy the change in natural wilderness and rest overnight.

Day 17: Today we trek for 6-7hours from Tatopani all the way to Ghorepani (2850m). Ghorepani is one of the best touristic village with cultural touch of high Annapurna region and experience the warm hospitality of the inhabitants. Rest overnight.

Day 18: Today we trek for 5-6hours from Ghorepani descending all the way to Ghandrung (1950m). Enjoy the sightseeing and rest overnight.

Day 19: Today we trek for 6hours from Ghandrung all the way to Pothana (1750m). Rest overnight.

Day 20: Today we trek from Pothana walking for 3-4hours all the way down to Phedi. We then drive from Phedi all the way to Pokhara. Rest overnight.

Day 21: Today early morning scenic flight from Pokhara all the way to Kathmandu valley. Enjoy leisure time in exploration around Kathmandu valley. Rest overnight.

Day 22: Final Departure. Farewell!!

Cost include

  • All ground and air transportation throughout the trek. 
  • Best available accommodation and full board meals throughout the trek.
  • One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide, porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and accidental insurance for all staff
  • TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
  • All national park and conservation areas permit fee.
  • Government taxes & office service charge

 Cost exclude

  • Meals not quantified in the 'Meal Inclusions' in the itinerary'
  • Travel insurance
  • International airfare
  • Nepal entry visa charge.
  • All beverage and others personal expenses.
  • Snacks and other personal expenses
  • Hot shower during the trek.

For Low and Moderate Altitude Trekking

  • Water bottle
  • Batteries and bulbs
  • Flash light
  • personal towel
  • Swiss army knife
  • Ruck sack
  • Sun lotion
  • Medical & first-aid kit
  • Sewing kit
  • Poly propylene/wool socks
  • Other required equipment
  • Sleeping bag
  • Down Jacket
  • Waterproof jacket
  • Trekking shoes/boots
  • Camp shoes
  • Jumperorpile jacket
  • Hiking pants
  • Hiking shirts
  • Full–sleeves shirt
  • T-shirts
  • Sun hat

 For Higher Altitude Trekking (Above 4000m)

  • Gloves
  • Woolen hat
  • Long underwear
  • Goggles or sun glasses
  • Gaiters
  • Sun block for lips
  • Light cotton socks
  • Mountain trekking boots
  • Woolen socks to wear with boots
  • Nylon wind breaker
  • Insulated pants
  • Nylon wind pants

Peak Climbing & Expedition Equipment

  • Long sleeved cotton/woolen shirts
  • Sun hat
  • Long cotton hiking shorts
  • Fleece/wool for climbing
  • Lightweight fleece
  • Sleeping pad (karri mat) or thermarest
  • Down high altitude sleeping bag
  • Down jacket/trousers/vest
  • Light cotton athletic socks and wool socks
  • Water proof climbing jacket
  • Head torch/batteries/bulbs
  • Climbing sunglasses
  • Lightweight thermal/insulated ski gloves
  • Sun screen
  • Warm climbing trousers
  • Wool long underwear
  • Other required equipment
  • Climbing boots
  • Gaiters
  • Ice axe
  • Harness
  • Crampons
  • Karabiners
  • Tapes/slings
  • Snow bars
  • Ice screws
  • Rock pegs
  • Deadmen
  • Crash hat
  • Day bag
  • Rucksack
  • Lip salve
  • T-shirts
  • Ascenders
  • ascenders
  • Kit bag

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