Jomsom Muktinath Trek from Pokhara takes you to one of the sacred sites in the Annapurna region of Nepal. Muktinath Trek from Pokhara is one of the most sought-after treks in Nepal.
Embark on a spiritual excursion to one of the holiest sites for both Hindus and Buddhist pilgrims, Muktinath Temple.
Trek through dramatic landscape ranging from green paddy fields, sub-tropical rainforest, deep valleys, alpine slopes, Tibetan plateaus to the deepest gorge in the world.
Visit Poon Hill, a vantage viewpoint in the Annapurna region, to marvel at spectacular sunrise over mountains. Jomsom Muktinath trek is an opportunity to immerse in the enticing culture of ethnic Gurung, Thakali, and Magar communities. Stop at Tatopani and enjoy the natural hot spring.
Jomsom Muktinath Trek Route
Nepal Jomsom Muktinath trek starts and ends in the beautiful city of Pokhara. Commence your journey with a scenic flight from Pokhara to Jomsom.
Trek from Jomsom to Kagbeni following the rugged path, up the Kali Gandaki River. The trail climbs through a semi-barren landscape, and you will reach Muktinath. Visit Muktinath and soak yourself under the 108 waterspouts in Muktinath temple, to purify your soul.
On the third day, drive to Tatopani. Tatopani is a favorite stop for weary trekkers to enjoy a dip in the natural hot spring. Your next destination is Ghorepani from where you hike to Poon Hill to admire the awe-inspiring sunrise and breathtaking views of the gigantic Himalayas, including Annapurna range, Dhaulagiri, Lamjung Himal, Gangapurna, and Manaslu ranges.
On the final day of your Jomsom Muktinath trek, you will trek to Kimche via Ghandruk and drive back to Pokhara.
Jomsom Muktinath Trek Difficulty
Jomsom Muktinath trek 6 days is an easy to moderate trek and suitable for anyone who wishes to trek in Nepal. This trek demands an average of 5 hours trek every day. And on a challenging day, you will trek for 7-8 hours.
Note that the highest elevation of this trek is 3,800m at Muktinath.
Jomsom Muktinath Trek Itinerary
Fly to Jomsom (2,700m/8,856ft) and trek to Kagbeni (2,810m/9,217ft)
Duration: 25 minutes flight, 3- 4 hours trek
Trek to Muktinath (3,800m/12,464ft)
Walking distance: 3-4 hours trek
Drive to Tatopani (1,190m/3,904ft) hot spring
Duration: 4-5 hours (80 km) drive
Trek to Ghorepani (2,874m/9,427ft)
Walking distance: 7-8 hours trek
Trek to Tadapani (2,600m/8,528ft) visit Poon Hill (3,210m/10,529ft)
Walking distance: 6-7 hours trek
Trek to Kimche (1,610m/5,281ft) via Ghandruk
Drive to Pokhara (800m/2,625ft)
Duration: 4-5 hours trek, 2:30 hours drive