Tilecho Lake Trekking

Tilecho Lake Trekking – 23 days                                                              Trip cost: US$ 2200.00

                                                                                                                Single supplementary: US$ 180.00

Trip Overview

This trekking route is focusing to visit one of the world’s highest Telecho lake(4920 meters) which is just below the Tilecho mountain. While we are using this route, we see magnificent and close view of Mt Annapurna region and other mountains. Then, when we make Thorong-la-pass(5416 meters) we see other different mountains like Mt Dhawalagiri, Mt Tukuche and other mountains. Similarly, this route offers us Buddhist monastery, religion, culture, vegetation, gorges, hidden valleys, lakes, rivers, birds, animals and many more other things. Make your plan to visit world’s highest lake Tilecho, please.

Trip Facts

1. Trip Code: LTEOC 2. Country: Nepal 3. Activities: 18 days trekking, 3 nights in Kathmandu with one day full sightseeing and two nights in Pokhara 4. Start/End: Kathmandu 5. Destination: Tilecho Lake, Throng La Pass and Muktinath 6. Single Supplementary: US$ 180 (If no one share room with and apply for those who wish to have 3 nights single room in Kathmandu and 2 nights in Pokhara 7. Trip Duration: 23 days 8. Maximum Altitude: 4920 meters 9. Group Size: Minimum One pax 10. Best Season: February, March, April, May, June, September, October, November and December 11. Trip Grade: Walking 12. Daily walking hour: Approximately 4-10 hours 13. Trip style: Hotel to hotel trekking 14. -Sightseeing in Bhaktapur Durbar Square, Swayambhunath(The monkey temple), Pashupatinath(A major Hindu shrine) and the giant Buddhist Stupa at Boudhanath –Visiting Pisang monastery -Sightseeing around Manang –Solitary walking in the way of mountain -Swimming in the natural hot spring pool at Tatopani -Visiting best view point Poon hill –Sightseeing in Pokhara


Day 01. Arrive at Kathmandu Airport(1345 meters). Pick up you and transfer to the hotel by car/jeep/hiace etc. Overnight at hotel
Day 02. Pre- trip Meeting and seightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel.
Day 03. Drive to Bhulbhule(840 meters) 7/8 hours from Kathmandu by using any vehicles (Bus/Car/Taxi/Jeep/Land cruiser etc.) Overnight at hotel.
Day 04. Trek to Jagat(1300 meters) 6/7 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 05. Trek to Dharapani(1943 meters) 5/6 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 06. Trek to Chame(2670 meters) 5/6 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 07. Trek to Pisang(3200 meters) 5/6 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 08. Trek to Manang(3540 meters) 5/6 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 09.Manang. Specially for acclimatization day. It is better for tourist walking to higher land than their staying hotel. Overnight at hotel.
Day 10 Trek to Khangsar(3700 meters) 3 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 11 Trek to  Tilecho base camp(4260 meters) 4/5 hours. Over night at hotel.
Day 12. Tilecho base camp. In the morning visit one of the world’s highest lake Tilechu (4920 meters)and back to the hotel. 6 hours . Again over night at hotel.
Day 13. Trek to Yak kharka(4200 meters) 5/6 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 14. Trek to Thorong Phedi(4450 meters) 3/4 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 15. Trek to Throng la pass(5416 meters) - Muktinath(3802 meters) 8/9 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 16 Trek to Kagbeni(2800 meters) 4/5 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 17. Trek to Marpha(2670 meters) 5/6 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 18. Trek t to Kalopani(2530 meters) 5/6 hours. Overnight at hotel.
Day 19. Trek to Tatopani(1190 meters) 7/8 hours. Here, you have a good chance to enjoy in the natural hot spring pool with swimming. Overnight at hotel.
Day 20. Drive to Pokhara (813 meters) 5/6 hours by any bus/ jeep/ hiace/taxi/etc. Overnight at hotel.
Day 21. Pokhara (Specially Seightseeing of Tebetan refusee camp, David fall, Hidden view of Seti river, International museum etc.) Overnight at hotel.
Day 22. Pokhara – Kathmandu(1300 meters) 20 munites by using airplane or 6/7 hours by bus/jeep/hiace/land cruiser etc. Overnight at hoter.
Day 23. Your hotel – International airport for your final depature by taxi/jeep/hiace etc.

Cost includes:

1. International airport pick up and drop off service by any car/jeep/van/land cruiser etc.
2. Accommodarion in 3 or five star hotel(3 nights in Kathmandu and 2 nights in Pokhara on deluxe twin sharing bed room with breakfast)
3. Annapurna conservation area entry permit and TIMS card.
4. Three times meal daily(lunch, dinner and breakfast) on trekking.
5. Accommodation on trekking.
6.First aid kid box(for normal treatment only)
7. Drive to Bhulbhule by any car/van/jeep/land cruiser/micro bus etc.
8. Flight Pokhara to Kathmandu.
9. Domestic airport pick and drop off service by any car/van/jeep/land cruiser/micro bus etc.
10. Domestic airport departure tax.
11. One English speaking license holdered experience guide.
12. One porter between 2 person basis, maximum weight 30 KGS for per porter in whole trek.
13. All expenses, insurance and equipments of guide and porter.
14. All activities according to choosing trekking plan.

Cost excludes:

1. International airfare to and from your country.
2. Nepal entry visa(US$ 40 or equivalent foreign currency for 30 days with 4 passport size photos 2 for Nepal entry visa, 1 for ACAP and 1 for TIMS card)
3. Meal in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
4. Travel insurance is highly advised that incase unfortunately may sick on the trekking way which should cover helicopter rescue service per hour US$ 2000 only in emergency condition.
5. Soft and hard table drinks(coke, fanta, beer, whisky, brandy, tea, coffee, boiled water and miniral water)
6. Teliphone service,wi-fi,battery charge,laun dry,confectionery, snakes etc.
7. Unforeseen cost such as flight cancellation, helicopter rescue, cost due to bad weather etc.
8. Tips for trekking staffs.
9. Any other cost of item which is not mentioned in cost included as above.
One important thing, I can design your trekking plan according to your time, budget and interest the above mentioned in all trekking routes and regions. I could help you as volunteer, too if you have social development programmes in remote, rural and city areas of Nepal that I have knowledge of social science and research programmes. I speak English language well. For further more detail, contact me, please. I am ready for your service all the time.

I was not thought to meet like Ratna Lama guide. He is really experienced. He speaks English well. Even he speaks some french, japanese, hebru and germany languages. He knows names of all mountains. He is very interesting in his profession. So we highly recommend  to take him as a friend in the trip of your mountain.

Ronaldo, Jack and Jasmin  U.K.   2008   

Individual trekking guide
Ratna Bahadur Lama
Email: lamaratna555@gmail.com
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