The Highest Lake in the World “Tilicho” is situated at 4,919 meters from the Sea Level. Perhaps, it may be incomplete to explain Tilicho Lake hike, once trekkers experience themselves they can find the reality of this beautiful lake.
Highlights of Tilicho Lake Trek
- The highest lake in the world
- Views of Mount Annapurna I (8091m), Manaslu (8163m) even Dhaulagiri (8167m).
- Observation of Manang village
- Muktinath temple/ Buddhist Monasteries
- Exploration of Ethnic culture
- Thorong La pass
- Rocky trails
- Apple yard
Highlights of Tilicho Lake Trek
Tilicho lake is the finest trek destination in the Annapurna region. Tilicho lake trek is very famous for viewing the blue water of the lake with the presence of shinning peaks and mountains. Tilicho lake altitude is 4949 meter from the sea level, trek to Tilicho begins with the amazing routes. This lies in the district of Manang.
Way to this lake offers you scenic views of mountains, landscapes, water streams with natural floras and faunas. While hiking to this destination, trekkers could view Mt. Annapurna (8091m), Fishtail ( 6993m), Mt. Dhaulagiri, (8167m), Mt.Manaslu (8163 m).
Trekkers could see the beautiful waterfalls, zigzag mountains even green tress while going through Manang village. Tilicho trek displays the highest Thorong La pas (5416) and ancient temple and stunning Jomsom. The magnified views of grey and white peaks bring you the immanence joy.
Trek to Tilicho becomes so adorable since you have to hike through the rocky trail, high hills, even passing some rivers along with landscapes. However, the feeling could be very exciting. Hikers could really enjoy the beauty of nature despite of geographical challenges
While heading to Tilicho lake, you will come across some villages where all hikers could have an interaction with local people. Trek begins from Change with hours of walking or hiking. Soon after reaching Tilicho Base camp, our hike starts to Tilicho lake, you will have to take a walk very steep until reaching Tilcho lake. The view of the lake brings you ultimate joy and real excitement.
Trek to Tilicho lake offers you yet another place to discover Muktinath Temple where you could see the amazing 108 taps, and most people take a bath in order to heal themselves. All of the trekkers have to Thorong la pass then move down fowling the trial of Jomsom. It takes nearly 7-8 hours on walks. It is the place of apple yard and apple wine production. There are guesthouses and sound hotels. Hikers could view even stunning landscapes. Finally, treks end in Jomsom.
Welcome you even the Shining Mountains of the Himalayas sitting tight for you waiting. We are hoping to see you soon.
Annapurna Mountain Treks welcomes all of you with a thankful heart as we have created a systematic and sensible schedule for the Tilicho Lake Trek and we have 16 Days Tilicho Lake Trek Itinerary.
Day by Day Outline Itinerary
Day 1: Kathmandu to Khudi (Drive)
Khudi – 2626 m / ft – 7 hrs
Day 2: Khudi to Sirung
Sirung – 1220 m / 4002 ft – 7 hrs
Day 3: Sirung to Jagat
Jagat – 1300 m / 4265 ft – 6 hrs
Day 4: Jagat to Dharapani
Dharapani – 1830 m / 6003 ft – 7 hrs
Day 5: Dharapani to Chame
Chame – 2710 m / 8891 ft – 6 hrs
Day 6: Chame to Pisang
Pisang – 3300 m / 10826 ft – 5 hrs
Day 7: Pisang to Manang
Manang – 3540 m / 11614 ft – 6 hrs
Day 8: Acclimatization Day (Day Trip to Praken Gompa)
Manang – 3540 m / 11614 ft – 3 hrs
Day 9: Manang to Siri Kharka
Siri Kharka – 4060 m/ 13320 – 4 hrs
Day 10: Siri Kharka to Tilicho Base Camp
Tilicho Base Camp- 4140m / 13582 – 5 to 6 hrs
Day 11: Day trip to Tilicho Lake
Tilicho Lake – 4919 m / 16138 ft – 5 to 6 hrs
Day 12: Siri Kharka to Yak Kharka
Yak Kharka – 4040 m / 483617 – 4-5 hrs
Day 13: Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi
Thorong Phedi – 4600 m / 15091 – 3-4 hrs
Day 14: Thorong Phedi to Muktinath via Thorong La Pass
Muktinath- 3710 m / 12171 ft – 7 -8 hrs
Day 15: Muktinath to Jomsom
Jomsom – 2,743 m / 8999 ft 20 min
Day 16: Jomsom to Pokhara (Flight)
Pokhara– 822 m / 2696 ft – 5 -6 hrs