About Jomsom Muktinath Trek
Jomsom-Muktinath trekking is one another famous trekking trail in Annapurna region. It lying to the north of Pokhara is the gateway to Upper Mustang and trail to explore the Tibetan Palteau. While having trekking to this area, one explores the splendid natural wonders but also the pilgrimage site of both Hindus and Buddhists called Muktinath. Similarly, one has views of snow-capped mountains including of Mt. Annapurna I (8091m), Mt. Annapurna south (7219m), Mt. Annapurna II (7937m), Annapurna III (7555m), Mt. Annapurna IV (7525m), Mt. Dhaulagiri (8167m),Mt. Nilgiri (7040m), Mt. Himnchuli (6441m), Mt. Fishtail also called Machhapuchhare (6998m), Tukuche peak (6920m), Lamjung Himal (6586m) among others. Likewise, one also has chance to explore and enjoy with the blend of culture of various ethnic groups residing in the area namely of Bramin, Chhetri, Thakali, Magar, Gurung, and enjoy with the beautiful landscapes.
Jomsom Muktinath TrekkingThe trekking to Jomsom Muktinath Trekking begins from Jomsom, where can be reached by a short flight from Pokhara and the trail heads to the north to Kagbeni along the river bank of Kali Gandaki, (the deepest gorge in the world), the trial finally takes to Muktinath temple, making excursion to the area, the trail continues through fascinating Thakali ethnic settlements in Marpha village (Famous village for apple brandy, the trail takes to Tatopani (Natural hot spring) and Ghorepani Poon hill and finally takes to Jomsom and fly back to Pokhara subsequently to Kathmandu.