Nepal trekking has changed a lot over the years. As long as you have the right expectations you will have an incredible experience. You still get superb views of the Himalayas when driving around the Annapurnas.
If planned your Annapurna region trekking in Nepal, it will arrange for you, else you do it on your own. For sightseeing in Kathmandu, Kathmandu car services is easily accessible both on main roads and inner roads. You also can use local buses or micro-buses that run mostly on the main road.
Buses are the main form of public transport in Annapurna Region, Nepal. Local buses run pretty much everywhere and will stop for anyone. Tourist buses connect popular places and are more comfortable and less crowded. Public buses are incredibly cheap.
Without doubt, we provide appropriate modes of transportation during Annapurna trekking for trekkers depending upon itinerary and trekking areas. However, we advise trekker to know and understand general ideas on transportation modes during trekking.
Here, we provide Car and Jeep access trips in Annapurna Region. Our most recommended Annapurna Massif Jeep & 4WD tours:
Tilicho Lake 4WD Jeep Tour
Tilicho lake is located in Annapurna conservation area of Manang district in Nepal. It is the world’s highest lake at 4,919m above sea level.The pristine lake is surrounded by magnificent views of Annapurna range along with incredible landscape.It is amazing to witness the reflection of the snow-capped peaks of the Annapurna mountain like a mirror in the lake.
It is a great opportunity to see many villages, animals, Waterfalls, flora and fauna in the conservation area. You can experience different cultures like Bramin, Chhetri, Gurung and Magar culture on this road trip. So, this road trip to the mighty tilicho lake would be your most amazing 8 days of adventurous journey.
The Tilicho Lake Jeep Tour is a once-in-a-lifetime adventure that will stay with you forever. Whether you are an experienced adventurer or a first-time traveler, this journey will challenge you, inspire you, and leave you with memories that will last a lifetime.
Day 01: 4WD drive Kathmandu to Chame (2,710m/8,891ft) – 240KM – 10 to 11 hours drive.
Day 02: 4WD drive Chame to Manang (3,540m/11,614ft) – 55KM – 3 to 4 hours drive
Day 03: Manang (3,540m/11,614ft) Rest Day to explore / Acclimatize to the high altitude.
Day 04: Drive to Tilicho Base Camp (4,200m/13,779ft) – 16 km – 2-3 hours
Day 05: Hike to Tilicho Lake (4,919m/16,138ft) and Back to Base Camp – 10 km/6-7 hours
Day 06: Drive back to Chame – 71 km – 4-5 hours
Day 07: Drive back to Kathmandu – 240 km – 10 hours
Jomsom Muktinath 4WD Jeep Tour
One of the most beautiful and revered religious places in Nepal, Jomsom Muktinath hosts a huge number of devotees each year. However, the climb to this place, towering at 3800m, is not an easy feat. This means that unless you qualify for the required fitness levels, reaching Muktinath can be a hassle.
Muktinath temple is considered holy not only by Hindus but also by Buddhists. Faith upholds that it comprises of 108 showers, bathing in which purges one of all sins, thereby resurrecting the soul. If not, truth promises that it will surely mesmerize your senses with beauty.
Based on the Tibetan plateau, it leading to the threshold of the famous Throng-La Pass (5,416m). The peaks of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri play hide and seek with you as you stand in awe, surrounded by a panorama of majestic mountain ranges.
With an experienced driver in control of a 4-wheel drive that has good ground clearance and suspension, the Jomsom Muktinath Jeep Tour is guaranteed to be a safe one. No matter what the terrain, the assigned vehicle will be sturdy enough to brave the mountain roads and streams.