Tilicho Lake Trekking (highest lake in world)

Annapurna, Trekking

Tilicho lake in Manang district at 4919 meters, is the highest lake in the world. To get Tilicho lake needs 3  more days trek  from Manang.

 From Manang follow the trail to Marshyandi River, crossing the bridge at Thorong Khola from where we continue along the main trail to Khangsar village (1.5-2 hours) the last settlement in Manang district.

From Khangsar Follow the new upper trail, passing Tare Gompa (1 hour) before arriving, after a steep climb, at Tilicho basecamp (4100m), it takes 3-4 hours. There is only one hotel which operates seasonally so check in Khangsar or ACAP Manang for information regarding.

Spend a night at base camp, before making an early morning start for Tilicho Lake. It takes another 3 hours from base camp toreach the lake, after that it is possible to return to Khangsar for the night.

From Khangsar we can return the next day to Manang or trekking continue to Yakkharka and Thorong-la Pass.



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