Yac donalds – hotels and restaurant is a family run hotels and is located at the heart of an ancient Mountain village, Kagbeni in Mustang Nepal at the altitude of 2800m from sea level. Kagbeni is a gateway to Upper mustang and northern most area that the foreigners could visit without permit and has high-altitude desert climate similar to that of Tibetan Plateau. Kagbeni is main Junction and connect these four main touristic destinations:
- Muktinath(holy shrine) to the east
- Dolpo district to the west
- Lo manthang -China to the north
- Jomsom-Pokhara to the south
Kagbeni is resting between two holy river Kaligandaki and muktinath khola and considered a holy site by both Hindu and Buddhist pilgrimage. Hindus pilgrimages believe that taking holy bath and offering tributes between these two rivers will help a death soul of one ancestor or love ones to find a right way to a Heaven.
Kagbeni Gompa (monastery) is as old as human civilization which date back to 14th century and Kagbeni fort believes to be built in around 1500 AD.
Along with that Kagbeni has much more to offer both in culture and nature.There are many ways to explore Kagbeni. While you are in Kagbeni best place to stay and eat is at Yac Donalds because we believe in sustainability. Hotel Yac Donald is ready to provide you with comfortable stay, homely atmosphere with organic cuisine. Yac Donald is derived from Himalayan very local animal Yak which is one of only sustainable mountain animal in Nepal and Dong is the king of the yak. And yac donalds is westernized version of YAK DONG (King of YAKS).