Flying over Mount Everest is an optional excursion on this Nepal trip. // © 2014 Thinkstock
May 25-June 3, 2015 Rates:
$2,850 per person, based on double occupancy. Guest may pay a supplement charge of $430 for a single room.
Beginning in Kathmandu, travelers on the 10-day Myth of the Mustang tour will trek through the Tibetan Plateau and onto Mustang. Trip highlights include exploring sacred caves, gazing at faded prayer flags in the Himalayas and drinking chai with villagers in Nepal. Guests will be immersed in Nepalese culture and learn about the history of Guru Rinpoche, an important figure in Tibetan Buddhist teachings. Enjoy multi-course meals at pre-selected restaurants, as well as custom trail fare. More adventurous travelers can take advantage of an optional Mount Everest flight for $200.