Tilicho Mesokanto Trekking

Tilicho lake mesokanto pass trekking is the most beautiful lake in the Himalayan region, situated in the In the Annapurna range at 4,919m and also one of the highest of its size in the world. It is a very challenging trekking trail in Annapurna trekking area. Tilicho pass is a splendid summer trek where you will enjoy with different spectacular Himalayan views of the Annapurna Himalayan range and Dhaulagiri with professional trekking guides. In the Annapurna Himalaya range of the central Nepal Himalaya lies Tilicho Tal (lake), at 5200m one of the highest of its size in the world.


Stretching about 2.5mi / 4km long and about 0.6mi / 1km wide, it lies at the foot of the 23,400' / 7,134m summit of the same name, north of the Grande Barrierea 10km / 6mi long wall of rock, ice and snow. Normally we begins lowland of Beshisahar to Chame and Pisang in upper Marshyangdi valley to Manang. These high Himalayan reaches are the habitat of the Himalayan Tahr (mountain goat) and the snow leopard, among other mammals. From our camp by the shores of the lake, we climb up to the Tilicho Mesokanto Pass trekking (5100m) where we are rewarded with the first views of the Kali Gandaki valley. We descend to stay at the charming Thakali village of Marpha.

Tilicho Mesokanto Trekking itinerary

Day 01:- Besisahar drive by local bus 8 hours, private drive 5 hours, overnight hotel.

Day 02:- Trek to Bahundada (1310m.) 5-6 hours walk overnight hotel

Day 03:- Trek to Chamje (1420m.) 6 hours walk overnight hotel.

Day 04:- Trek to Dharapani (1860m.) 5-6 hours walk overnight hotel.

Day 05:- Trek to Chame (2670m.) 6 hours walk overnight hotel.

Day 06:- Trek to Lower Pisang (3200m.) 6 hours walk overnight hotel.

Day 07:- Trek to Manang (3540m.) 5 hours walk overnight hotel.

Day 08:- Acclimatization in Manang, sightseeing in local village. Down other side of village cross bridge climb up to see Gangapurna glacier, mountain, Manang village overnight hotel.

Day 09:- Trek to Khangsar (3734m.) 3 hrs walk overnight hotel.

Day 10:- Trek to Tilicho Base Camp Hotel (4200m.) 5 hours walk overnight hotel.  

Day 11:- Mesokanto Kharka via Mesokanto pass 5200m. 7-8 hours walk overnight tent camp.

Day 12:- Trek to Kaisang (3510m.) 6-7 hour walk overnight tent camp.

Day 13:- Trek to Jomsom (2741 m.) (district headquarter) via Thini village overnight hotel.

Day 14:- Fly back to Pokhara in the morning 15-18 minute overnight hotel.

Day 15:- Pokhara to Kathmandu by tourist bus 7-8 / private drive 5 hours drive and air 25 minute and overnight hotel.