Tilicho Lake Trekking

Trekking to the Tilicho Lake is one of the rewarding and challenging trips in your lifetime that follows the eastern portion of the world-classic Annapurna Circuit and climb Tilicho base camp. The highest lake trip includes the river valleys, villages, high mountains, mountain passes, glaciers, temples and monasteries.

Tilicho Lake is a challenging trek that takes you on a breathtaking adventure to one of the worlds highest lakes in transcendent mountain setting. This is a fascinating trek that is both strenuous and rewarding! The Tilicho Lake Trek follows the eastern portion of the world-classic Annapurna Circuit with an unforgettable odyssey through diverse and a blend of unique ethnicities along the way. The mountains on display on Tilicho Lake Trek include Annapurna I, 8,091m (26,545ft) the 10th highest mountain in the world and first over 8,000 m to have been climbed. The French summit it in 1950. Additional peaks featured here are Dhaulagiri, 8,167m (26,7795ft), worlds 7th highest, Manaslu, 8,163m (26,781ft), worlds 8th highest, and Machhapuchhre, 6,993m (22,943ft), a beautiful and sacred mountain that is off limits to climbing.

Our Tilicho Lake Trek stats with a day drive from Kathmandu to Bhulbhule then we follow the Marsyangdi River Valley on the classic Annapurna Circuit Trail till Manang Village then we trek another 2 days to reach the Tilicho Base Camp- the destination of our journey. Once we explore the lake then we retrace and again follow the circuit route to Jomsom and take short flight from jomsom to Pokhara, the charming lakeside town with views of the Himalaya.

The highlights of the Tilicho trip is the world highest lake tilicho that lees at the elevation of 4900 M, the Thorung La pass at 5,416m (17,769ft), adjoining glacier below Tilicho Peak, the ancient temple of Muktinath, a pilgrimage destination, and age-old villages with traditional lifestyles. There is much to explore as we discover the Tilicho Lake Trek and all of its treasures with a good chance to see a herd of blue sheep!

There are numerous options for exploration in the Annapurna area including the unimaginable beauty of Annapurna Base Camp, the Kaligandaki Valley and the Jomsom Trekking and remote valleys as well as Trekking Peaks in the area for people looking to summit a peak in the Himalaya!

Outfitter Nepal has designed 19day adventure itinerary for the Tilicho Lake trek and We look forward to guiding you into the world-renowned, unforgettable Annapurna Region for a once in a lifetime chance to see the most wonderful scenery on the planet!

Tilicho Lake Trekking Highlights

  • Sightseeing tours of historical UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu.
  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu to bhulbhule.
  • Visit of Manang village and glaciers.
  • Visit of Tilicho lake and mountain views.
  • Pass the Thorong la.
  • Visit of Muktinath Temple and Gompas.
  • Scenic flight from Jomsom to Pokhara
  • Visit of the city of Lakes, the Pokhara.


Trip Cost:
$ 1300 USD
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Duration: 19 Days
  • Grade: Strenuous
  • Group Size: 2
  • Max. Altitude: 5416M
  • Transportation: Private vehicle/Local Bus
  • Meals: Full Board
  • Accommodation: Tea house/lodge
  • Best Season: March-May and Sept- Nov
  • Single Suppliment: 200.00USD
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