About Tiji Festival in Upper Mustang
Experience the vibrant and captivating Tiji Festival in the heart of Lo Manthang, Nepal, without the need for trekking. Join Nepal Spirit Adventure's exclusive 11-day Tiji Festival Tour Package and immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of this unique festival. Celebrated from the 5th to the 7th of May in 2024, the Tiji Festival offers a remarkable insight into the traditions, rituals, and history of the region.
Explore the enchanting walled city of Lo Manthang and witness the spectacular masked dances that depict the triumph of good over evil. Let us take care of the details while you indulge in this once-in-a-lifetime cultural extravaganza.
At Nepal Spirit Adventure, we believe that your journey should be as comfortable as it is enriching. We've taken care of every detail, from transportation and accommodation to guided tours and immersive cultural interactions. Our experienced guides are not just experts in the region's geography, but also passionate storytellers who will bring the festival's historical and cultural significance to life.
Tiji Festival, celebrated by the people of Upper Mustang in Nepal, holds immense cultural and spiritual significance. Held annually, this three-day event commemorates the victory of Buddhism over demons and destructive forces. The festival features elaborately adorned monks performing masked dances, portraying the deities and historical events.
Through these dances, the community relives their ancestral stories, and the entire town comes together in a grand display of unity and devotion. The Tiji Festival also symbolizes the onset of spring and renewal, making it a pivotal time for both spiritual and agricultural activities in the region.
Join us on this remarkable journey to witness the Tiji Festival's magic while indulging in the warm hospitality of Nepal's enchanting landscapes. Book your spot today with Nepal Spirit Adventure!
To fully enjoy your Tiji Festival Tour and explore the captivating beauty of Lo Manthang, certain permits are essential. Nepal Spirit Adventure will assist you in obtaining these permits, ensuring a hassle-free and compliant journey. The required permits include:
Restricted Area Permit: Since Lo Manthang lies in the restricted Upper Mustang region, you need a Restricted Area Permit to enter this area. This permit helps regulate the number of visitors and preserve the cultural heritage of the region.
Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP): Lo Manthang is also part of the Annapurna Conservation Area. The ACAP permit supports environmental conservation and sustainable tourism efforts in the region.
TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) Card: While you're not trekking on this particular tour, a TIMS card is still required. It helps in maintaining records of tourists and ensures your safety.
Rest assured, Nepal Spirit Adventure will handle the permit application process for you. We'll make sure you have all the necessary permits well in advance, so you can focus solely on enjoying the Tiji Festival and immersing yourself in the cultural wonders of Lo Manthang.
1st May 2024: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,315m)
2nd May 2024: Obtain permit then flight to Pokhara (8,20m)
3rd May 2024: Fly to Jomsom and drive to Kagbeni
4th May 2024: Drive to Charang (7 hrs)
5th May 2024: Drive to Lomanthang and explore first-day TIJI Festival (FESTIVAL START)
6th May 2024: Celebrate the second-day TIJI Festival
7th May 2024: Third day of TIJI Festival. (FESTIVAL END)
8th May 2024: Drive back to Jomsom. (5/6 hrs)
9th May 2024: Fly back to Pokhara and day sightseeing
10th May 2024: Drive back to Kathmandu. (7 hours)
11th May 2024: Final Departure
Inclusive Transportation Services:
At Nepal Spirit Adventure, we believe in providing you with a seamless and stress-free travel experience. That's why our Tiji Festival Tour Package comes with comprehensive transportation services, ensuring your comfort and convenience from the moment you arrive.
From Arrival to Departure:
From the moment you step off the plane at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu, your transportation needs are taken care of. Our package includes airport transfers to and from your hotel, so you can start and end your journey with ease.
Private Jeep for Tour Duration:
During your Tiji Festival Tour, we provide you with a private jeep for all your local transportation needs. Whether you're exploring the historic streets of Lo Manthang, venturing into the picturesque landscapes of Pokhara, or embarking on cultural excursions, your private jeep is at your disposal. This personalized mode of transportation allows you to travel comfortably and at your own pace, enhancing your overall experience.
Internal Flights Managed:
As part of our commitment to hassle-free travel, we take care of all internal flights within the itinerary. Whether it's the flight from Kathmandu to Pokhara, the scenic flight to Jomsom, or the return flight to Kathmandu, we handle the logistics, so you can focus on enjoying the journey and the breathtaking views.
Rest assured that these transportation services are seamlessly integrated into our package. There's no need to worry about additional costs or arrangements – everything is included. We understand the importance of reliable transportation in making your journey comfortable and memorable, and we've got you covered every step of the way.