Tiji Festival Jeep Tour | Special Offer For 2020 | Fix Departure in May 15 |
- Destination: Mustang, Nepal
- Duration: 14 Days
- Arrival Day: 14 May
- Departure Day: 27 May
3200 USD2800 USD Per Person
- Group: 2 to 20 pax
- To explore the late forbidden kingdom Lo-Manthang (3840m altitude)
- Tiji festival is the biggest festival of upper mustang.
- To explore the mini Tibet.
- Alternative of Upper Mustang Tiji Festival Trekking.
- Off road jeep tour in luxury jeep tour.
- Kali Gandaki Gorge(The deepest gorge in the world)
- Snow Capped Mountains.
- High Passes.
- Virgin World far from modernization.
- Unique culture and tradition of local Tibetan people.
- Old monasteries, gumba, palaces, forts.
The word Tiji derived from the Tibetan language ‘Tenchi’ which means ‘pray for the world peace’. Tiji festival is the major and the biggest festival of Lo-Manthang. Lo-Manthang is a late forbidden kingdom. It opened for the foreign visitors in 1992. It lies at an altitude of 3840m. Once there was a king Samdup Rabten in Lo-Manthang. During 17 century, he invited Sakya Trizin Ngawang Kunga in Lo-Manthang. At that time, he had stayed in Chhode Monastery. Chhode Monastery is the most ritual monastery of upper mustang. This Monastery lies besides Mustang Royal Palace. Chhode monastery is very famous for the performance of vajrakila practice. Sakya Trizin Ngawang Kunga started rituals in front of Royal Mustang Palace for the well being of Mustangi people and dispelling negative devil power. This rituals continued for 3 days which is now known as Tiji Festival. During this festival, the monks of Chhode Monastery performs religious dance(Tenpa Chirim) every year in May.
Take a journey to the late forbidden kingdom of Nepal in Luxury 4WD Toyota Jeep on dusty off road along with kali gandaki river. Jeep ride to the district beyond the Himalayas sounds itself adventitious and exciting. Tiji Festival Jeep ride goes through unique and ancient village of Nepal. They are Kagbeni, Marpha, Tatopani, Ghasa, Jomsom, Muktinath, Lo-Manthang, Chhoser, Tsaile, Chhuksang, Tsarang. We are sure that the mystery of Mustang will surprise you. This jeep tour will be your life time experience. The first place to get into Mustang in Beni on jeep. But we are directly go to Jomsom from pokhara on flight. The fight fare is 120 USD for foreigner. The road trip passes through the sideways of kali gandaki river. We have to cross Marpha village to reach Jomsom. From Jomsom, we can explore the close view of Nilgiri Himal. Apple garden has covered the Marpha village where there is ancient structural houses. It is very alluring for anyone who loves authentic sculpture. The narrow alleys and holy Gumba of Marpha reflects the identify of Mustang. The towering annapurna ranga also boost the adventure of Upper Mustang 4WD Jeep Tour. There is high wind follows during the day time in Jomsom. When we reach to the Panda river, we could see the high rocky cliffs and giant stone hills. We can see the shapes of snakes engraved in those hills. After crossing few streams, we reach to the Bon Community home stay. This village is known as Ludak. ‘Lu’ means ‘Snake’ and ‘Dak’ means ‘Snake’.
After returning from Ladak, we will go to Kagbeni. Kagbeni is the gateway of Muktinath and Lo-Manthang. Kagbeni Lies on the bank to Kali Gandaki river. Lomanthang is the kingdom of Lo. It reflects the ancient era. The people of Lomanthang are known as Loba. There culture and tradition are similar to the middle and western Tibet. Lomanthang is the capital city of Mustang. There was a monarchy system in Lomanthang before 2008. Jigme Palvar Bista was the last king of Lomanthang. The Jhong cave in Chhosar has 40 rooms inside. This cave has its own history.
Duke Nepal Adventure is the best DMC in Nepal. Every year, we conducts upper mustang jeep tours during Tiji festival. We have special package with best offer for Visit Nepal 2020 year. Moreover, we also have CSR program with motto ‘Travel for the cause not for leisure’.