Tilicho lake trek is to show the highest lake of the world situated at an altitude at 4919 meters / 16,240 feet above sea level. All the glaciers from the northern slopes of Annapurna and Thorang Peak melt into this Lake. Tilicho Lake is a holy spot for Hindu and Buddhist. Just as the Annapurna circuit trekking; the magnificent Tilicho Lake trek has its starting point in Besisahar. The trail goes parallel to the Marshyangadi River. From Manang, the trail takes the same route of the Annapurna circuit. On way to the west passes, the trek goes through Khangsar village. In the village the trekkers come across with people belonging to different ethnic groups. From the village the trekkers can enjoy spectacular views of the snow capped majestic Himalayan peaks. The trek goes up to the Tilicho Lake. From Tilicho Lake trekkers proceed via Yak Kharka to Thorung La pass which is at an elevation of 5416m.
The Tilicho Lake trek of the Annapurna region is one of most exciting and best trekking routes of the world. In this trek one can view a great variety of scenes and explore variety of culture. It takes take 4-5 hours trek from Tilicho base campto the highest lake round trip. Tilicho lake trek can be combining with either challenging Mesokanto pass (5121m) or world famous Annapurna trail. Crossing Mesokunto pass is very difficult and potentially dangerous require additional equipment’s, climbing guide, previous high altitude experience as well as good physical condition. Tilicho lake trekkingvia Mesokanto can be organize on camping basic only if you prefer to go throw Thorung pass tea house facility available. From Thorung La Pass the trek descends to Muktinath and concludes at Jomsom. From Jomsom the trekkers take 35 minute flight or to drive to Pokhara via Beni.
For the trekking lovers, Annapurna trekking is one of the best options across the globe as it is filled with loads of places to explore along with magnificent views of the Himalayas. Tilicho Lake trek pass through high passes provide spectacular panoramic views of Annapurna, Nilgiri, Dhaulagiri, Thorung Peak, Chulu, Tukuche Peak and many other mountains of the Himalayas. Best season for Tilicho base camp trekking are March to May and September to November. Tilicho lake protected by Annapurna conservation area, suggested Tilicho lake trek itinerary given below, remember us to organize guided trekking according to your desire and duration of holidays. The wonderful view of the mountains would leave your spellbound