Known to its inhabitants as Lo, Mustang was only opened to trekkers in March 1992. The Tibetan influenced area north of Kagbeni is known as Upper Mustang. It is this area which you will explore, discovering the wonders of the architecture, language, culture and traditions which are almost purely Tibetan in this hidden kingdom. Lo Manthang, the capital of Mustang is located at an altitude of 3730m. The king's palace at the center of the city square is occupied by the King of Mustang, Jigme Dadul Palbar Bista and his Queen. Although his duties are largely ceremonial, the King is highly respected by the people.
Sector : KATHMANDU –LO-MANTHANG – KATHMANDU
Block flying time: 3.5 hrs
Ground time : 1 hr at Lo-Manthang / Just Drop or Pick
Pax Size : 5 pax max
Net Amount : USD 5,700 /-
Note: Upper Mustang Restricted Area Helicopter Landing Permit and cost USD 265, this is chargeable to the client. Trekking permit required for obtaining Restricted Area Helicopter landing permit.