Upper Mustang Tiji /Tenchi festival Trek 2023
Many people just visit in Nepal for Tiji (Tenchi) festival which is a three –day ritual celebrated in the parched land of upper Mustang (Lo Manthang). Mustang Tiji festival is well known as “The chasing of the demons” clusters on the Tiji myth. Tiji tells the story of a deity named Dorje Jono who must battle against his demon father to save the Kingdom of Mustang from destruction. The demon father wreaks havoc on Mustang by creating a water shortage which, in this extremely arid land, is the most precious life-sustaining resource. Dorje Jono eventually defeats the demon and banishes him from the land. Tiji festival is celebrated to invoke the mighty Dorje Jono to remove any obstacle out of the way.
Tiji is the a kind of festival that exist the words ‘ten che’ represent "the hope of Buddha dharma" presenting in the world and as every other festival, celebrates the success victory of god over evil. Mustang is very popular destination for trekking and Jeep drive tour so our company offers Mustang Tiji festival trekking and Tiji festival jeep drive tour. Tiji festival is a colorful tenchi festival.
The Tenchi Festival takes place annually in Lo Manthang, the capital of Upper Mustang and the former Tibetan Kingdom of Lo. Each spring, monks perform ceremonies, rites, and dances during the festival to dispel evils and demons from the former kingdom. Upper Mustang Tiji Festival is not announced yet for the 2023.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu 1350m. Overnight at Hotel
Day 2: Full day Sightseeing tour around Kathmandu valley 1350m. Overnight at Hotel
Day 3: Fly from Kathmandu to Pokhara 850m/ 25 minutes by flights / 4 to 5 hours by Car
Day 4: Fly from Pokhara to Jomsom 2720m and trek to Kagbeni 2800m/3-4 hours
Day 5: Trek from Kagbeni to Tsaile 3050m/5-6 hours. Overnight at Lodge
Day 6: Trek from Tsaile to Ghiling 3570m/6-7 hours via Chuksi Cave. Overnight at Lodge
Day 7: Trek from Ghiling to Drakmar 3820m/5-6 hours. Overnight at Lodge
Day 8: Trek from Drakmar to Lo-Manthang 3810m/7-8 hours via Ghar Gompa and Marang-La Pass.
Tenchi (Tiji) Festival Start
Day 9: First day bserve Tiji Festival Lo-Manthang 3810m. Overnight at Lodge
Day 10: Second day observe Tiji Festival Lo-Manthang 3810m. Overnight at Lodge
Day 11: Final observe Tiji Festival Lo-Manthang 3810m. Overnight at Lodge
Tenchi (Tiji) Festival End
Day 12: Trek from Lo-Manthang to Tsarang 3560m/3-4 hours. Overnight at Lodge
Day 13: Trek from Tsarang to Syangmochen 3880m/6-7 hours. Overnight at Lodge
Day 14: Trek from Syangmochen to Chhusang 2980m/5-6 hours. Overnight at Lodge
Day 15: Trek from Chhusang to Jomsom 2720m/6-7 hours. Overnight at Lodge
Day 16: Fly from Jomsom to Pokhara 850m and rest. Overnight at hotel
Day 17: Fly back Pokhara to Kathmandu 1350m/6-7 hours. Overnight at Hotel
Day 18: Final departure from Kathmandu