Tilicho Lake boasts a surface area of 4.8 km2 (1.9 sq mi) and lies at an altitude of 4,919 m (16,138 ft) in the Annapurna Massif, in the Himalayas. It is located in the Manang region of Nepal, near Pokhara and is a famous trekking destination. Trekking to Tilicho is usually an add-on 3-4 day excursion to the traditional Annapurna Circuit Trek and well worth the extra time spent in the mountains.
Cold, below freezing winters, rainy monsoons in the summer and ideal in-between seasons characterize the climate of the Himalayas.
Nepali, as well as a number of regional languages including Maithili and Bhojpuri.
Fly in to Kathmandu and then arrange a local flight and transfer to the starting point of your trek, which will vary depending on the route. Make sure to check with your guide for the best options, most often, local transfers are included in the trip.
Between April and June after the freezing winter, and between September and November after the rainy monsoon.
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