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Himalaya Darshan Treks Pvt. Ltd

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  • Trip Grade:
  • Max-Altitude:
    Tilicho lake 4,920m
  • Best Season:
    Autumn & Spring
  • Trip Mode:
    Lodge Trek
  • Group Size:
    Min 2+
“Tilicho Lake Trek Short Route, Best time, Difficulty, Altitude, Trek days, Cost, and Itinerary”


Trek Highlights

  • Your footsteps on the highest lake in the world, Tilicho Lake 4,920m
  • Enjoy with incredible mountain view of Mt Manaslu 8,163m, Himal Chuli, Annapurna II, III, IV, and Gangapurna. Likewise, Tilicho Peak, Chulu East & West, Pisang Peak, and other many beautiful snow-capped mountain peaks.
  • Old and historical monasteries.
  • Flora and fauna.

Tilicho Lake Short Trek

Tilicho Lake Short Trek is a magnificent trekking route in the Annapurna Region. On the other hand, This is the highest lake situated at an altitude of 4,920m. It is located in the Manang district in the Annapurna Conservation Area. Tilicho Lake is also a famous pilgrimage site so many pilgrims visit this lake too.

We offer this beautiful Trek to fulfill your dreams about the Himalayas and trekking to the World’s Highest Lake. This Trek provides you with a Breathtaking Himalayan Panorama, Beautiful Lakes, and a Magic landscape. It also offers you curiosity about Wildlife, Old and historical monasteries, the Deep Valley, People and culture, and Flora and Fauna.

The trek starts from Jagat (a Small and beautiful place) after a 5/6 hour drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar. Then again 2/3 hour’s drive from Besisahar to Jagat is 1,300m. The next morning, your walking starts on the world’s famous Annapurna Circuit Trekking trail.

It goes along the Marsyangdi River Valley and passes through the beautiful village of Dharapani. Likewise, Trekking through Chame, Upper Pisang, Ghyaru, Ngawal, Manang, and Khangsar villages. Then we will reach our final destination from the Tilicho base camp.

Tilicho Lake Trek Difficulty

The Tilicho Lake trek is moderate to challenging. The trail is rough and narrow and some parts are slippery and icy so trekking during winter and monsoon seasons is more challenging. It is also challenging due to the high altitude. The Tilicho Lake Altitude is 4,920 meters. You have to be physically and mentally fit for this trek. We offer two types of packages for the trek to Tilicho, the first one, Tilicho Short Trek, and the second one Tilicho Lake with throng la pass. You can choose your suitable one.

Best Time to Tilicho Lake Trek

The best time to visit the Tilicho Lake trek is the Autumn season (September to November) and Spring Season (March to May). These months are best for trekking and hiking. Monsoon and winter months are not very well for this trek due to the mud and ice. You can fully enjoy your holiday from this highest-altitude lake and the mind-blowing Himalayan vistas flora and fauna of this trekking route.

Finally, Himalaya Darshan Treks highly recommend this Tilicho Lake Short Trek for your beautiful holidays. If you have enough time, you can continue your journey to Thorong La Pass Trek. We will design the Itinerary according to your holiday time and Interest which meets your needs. Please feel free to get in touch with us.


Day 1, Arrival in Kathmandu Airport (1,400m) and transfer to hotel

We, Himalaya Darshan Treks heartily welcome you and your group to Nepal. One of our company staff will take you to your hotel in Kathmandu. The person will be waiting outside the baggage hall of the Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmandu, holding an A4-size paper with your name and our company name. So, you have to look for that person for your pick up from the airport. Your check-in at the hotel.

Day 2, Drive to Jagat (1300m) via Besisahar.

We will begin our trips this morning after breakfast with a drive through the picturesque Nepalese countryside to Besisahar (850m) by tourist bus. Afterward, we will again drive to Jagat (a small hill in the footsteps of Annapurna and Manaslu) by jeep.

Day 3, Trek to Dharapani (1,860m).

After breakfast, we’ll take a one-and-a-half-hour rocky trail trek to Chamje hamlet, a small rural population surrounded by bamboo bushes with a primary school. Our adventure continues with a suspension bridge across the Marshyangdi River just after leaving Chamje.

You will view a waterfall, rocky hills, trails, and a little teashop before entering the Manang district soon before Tal village. This is a lovely community on the riverbank with a stunning waterfall view. You’ll cross the river and continue trekking through the cliffs above the river to Dharapani village, where we’ll spend the night.

Day 4, Trek to Chame (2,670m).

Bagarchhap is about an hour’s walk from Dharapani. This lovely village may see the first glimpse of Mt. Annapurna II. On this day, you will pass through a few steep forested landscapes and multiple landslides; nonetheless, keep your eyes out for some spectacular views of prominent Himalayan peaks.

On your way to Chame on this day, you’ll pass through some traditional Tibetan villages (2670m). Chame is Manang’s district headquarters and one of the most picturesque Himalayan settlements, with near views of Mt. Lamjung and Annapurna II.

Day 5, Trek to Upper Pisang (3,300m).

Another beautiful stroll through a narrow, steep trail that follows the river bank will lead you to the settlement of Bratang, where you can stop for tea. After that, we followed the forested walk and rough trails for an hour before crossing the suspension bridge and arriving at Dhukur Pokhari for lunch.

This little village will see the first view of Pisang Peak and the surrounding Himalayan peaks. After lunch, we’ll walk for an hour to reach our next destination, Pisang Hamlet.

Day 6, Trek to Manang (3,540m)

Today we travel through the drier upper route, which is shielded from the monsoon’s full force by the Annapurna Range. For a portion of the year, the people of this region herd yaks and grow vegetables.

The trail continues from Mungji to adjacent Manang, passing through the scenic but largely hidden settlement of Braga (3475m).

Day 7, Acclimatization Day.

In Manang, we spent the day acclimating. We spent the entire day doing beautiful day hikes and marveling at the breathtaking vistas around the village; daytime is the optimum time to gain altitude.

The charming community of roughly 500 flat-roofed dwellings is nestled amid some outstanding landscapes – Annapurna II, Annapurna III (7555m), Gangapurna (7454m) to the south, Tilicho (7132m), and the Grand Barrier to the west, and Chulu West (6583m) and Chulu East (6059m) to the north. We return to our lodging and retire for the night at the end of the day.

Day 8, Trek to Siri Kharka (Shiri Chaur) (3,860m).

From the Manang village, the trail leads us to a different valley. We left the popular Annapurna circuit trekking trail from here. We’ll continue on a nice level track until we reach the Marsyangdi River, then ascend to Shree Khark (3,860m) after crossing the river and passing through the Khangsar hamlet. Along the trip, you’ll get the opportunity to see some stunning countryside.

Day 9, Trek to Tilicho Base Camp (4,150m).

The trail leads to a higher region in Tilicho Lake after Shree Kharka. The trail is narrow as it passes through a landside area, with a few downhill sections and a gentle zigzag ascent as it approaches Tilicho Base Camp. During the walking session, you will be able to see Tilicho Peak, Gangapurna, and other beautiful mountains.

Day 10, Hike to Tilicho Lake (4,920m) Trek back to Siri kharaka (3,860m).

Today is a long, challenging day but it is a wonderful day for this trip. so we have to start walking early in the morning, the trail is heading up to Tilicho Lake (4,920m). The highest-altitude lake in the world. You will fully enjoy your holiday seeing this beautiful lake. in this altitude. Then trek descend to Shree Kharka.

Day 11, Trek to Chame (2,670m).

Our trek descends to Chame the same way we ascended.

Day 12, Drive to Besisahar by Jeep.

After breakfast, we will take a drive to reach Besisahar by jeep. It will be private or public (it depends on your package).

Day 13, Drive to Kathmandu.

We will drive back to Kathmandu by tourist bus and transfer to hotel.

Day 14, Final Departure.

Today is the last day of this vacation in Nepal; you are saying your goodbyes to the mountains as your tour in Nepal comes to a close today.

But exchange emails with your travel partners and organize your images. You can go shopping or sightseeing if you have extra time. Himalaya Darshan Treks will pick you up from your hotel around 3 hours before your planned flight.

Trip Includes

  • Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.
  •  Two nights hotel in Kathmandu with bed and breakfast.
  •  3 times meals during the trek, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, and one cup of tea/coffee with a meal.
  •  Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar and Besisahar to Kathmandu by tourist bus.
  • Drive from Besisahar to Jagat and Chame to Besisahar by jeep (Sharing basis)
  •  Experienced and government-licensed holder Guide, Porter with salaries, food, accommodation, and insurance. (For 2 trekkers, 1 porter).
  •  Annapurna conservation entry permit.
  • TIMS Card (Trekkers’ Information Management System).
  • First Aid medical kit, Oximeter to check pulse, heart rate, and oxygen saturation at higher altitude
  • Emergency Helicopter service arrangement (If needed) which will be paid by your Travel Insurance Company.
  • We will arrange a Duffel bag, Sleeping bag, Down Jacket, and warm hat (If you don’t have your own.)
  • Himalaya Darshan Treks branded T-shirt as a souvenir.
  •  All government and local taxes.
  •  Tilicho Lake Trek Map for a group
  •  Tilicho Lake Trek achievement certificate.
  • Farewell, dinner in Kathmandu.

Trip Excludes

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu than the scheduled itinerary.
  •  Your Personal expenses (Laundry, bar bill, Hot shower, extra porter etc.
  •  Tips for guide and potters. (Tips are expected)
  •  Travel insurance.
  • Nepal entry visa fees
  • Desserts Sweet things like chocolate, cake, pie, pudding, etc.
  • Any other expenses that are not mentioned in the cost include.
  • Sightseeing in Kathmandu

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