15 Days Tsum Valley Trekking

Tsum Valley is newly opened trekking route in Nepal. Explore Tibetan lifestyle with view of Ganesh Himal and Boudha Himal Range with Tsum Valley Trekking.

Tsum Valley – “Hidden valley” is located in the norther part of Gorkha against majestic backdrop of Ganesh Himal, Sringi Himal and Boudha Himalayan range. This area is rich on ancient arts, culture, religion and traditional lifestyle. The local people are Tibetan origin and have unique dialect. Due to restricted tourism approach, the whole Tsum area have preserved its unique heritage. This trekking trail was opened by  Nepal Government from 2o08 for foreign travelers. The valley is drained by the Shear Khola, which originates from the western glacier of Ganesh Himal and east and southern glaciers of Sringi Himal and meets the Budhi Gandaki at Nyak.

 

Tsum Valley is known as the Beyul Kyimolung, the holy hidden valley of happiness first described by Guru Rimpoche (Padmasambhava) in the eighth century. Milarepa meditated in the caves of Piren Phu and there are centuries old nunneries. The trekking trail are dotted with artistic Buddhist Chortens, Mani, Carved walls and stone slabs with inscribed Buddhist prayers. Tsum Valley has long history of Buddhism.

 

Come and explore unique Culture, Civilization and Traditions at Tsum valley – Vivid land and explore restricted area where very little tourists are allow to enter to safeguard the culture, environment and traditions. We provide best deals on our 15 days Tsum Valley Trekking.

 

Many people combine the Tsum Valley Trekking with the Manaslu Circuit starting in Arughat Bazaar and ending in Besisahar. Besisahar is also the starting point for the Annapurna circuit. The trail starts low, passing through lush green countryside and small Hindu villages. You enter Tsum Valley from the main trail and will soon find yourself in beautiful pine and rhododendron forests. Heading east the valley opens up to reveal beautiful landscapes and small Tibetan-style villages.

Duration: 15 Days

Primary Activity: Tsum Valley Trekking

Group Size: 2 & above

Country: Nepal

Arrival on: Kathmandu

Departure from: Kathmandu

Trip Grade: Moderate

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

Accommodation: Local Lodges/Tea House

Day 01:  Transfer to kathmandu Bus station to board bu to Arkhet Bazaar – 10 hours drive. Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 02:  Trek from Arkhet to Maccha Khola (870m) – 6 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 03: Trek from Maccha Khola to Jagat (2340m) – 6 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 04:  Trek from Jagat to Chisopani (1660m) – 5 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 05:  Trek from Chisopani to Chumling (2,386m) – 6 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 06: Trek from Chumling to Chokhangparo (3,010m) – 5 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 07: Trek from Chokhangparo to Nile (3,361m) – 6 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 08: Trek from Nile to Mu Gompa (3,700m) – 3 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 09: Explore local area and nearby places at Mu Gompa. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 10: Trek from Mu Gompa to Burgi Village (3,245m). En-route visit Milarepa cave. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 11: Trek from Burgi village to Chumling (2,386m) – 6 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 12: Trek from Chumling to Philim (1,570m) – 6 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 13: Trek from Philim to Khorlabesi (970m) – 6 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 14: Trek from Khorlabesi to Arkhet Bazaar – 5 hours walk. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner and Overnight at Local Lodge

Day 15: Board bus to Kathmandu . Transfer to hotel.

Best Deals Available

Service Includes:-

  • Kathmandu/Arkhet Bazaar/Kathmandu transport using public bus
  • Necessary bus station transfers in Kathmandu
  • Tsum Valley trek as per the itinerary using local lodges
  • All meals during stay at Local Lodges
  • Necessary permit and restricted area fee with paper work
  • An English speaking trekking guide for Tsum valley trek as per the itinerary from Kathmandu
  • Necessary porter as per group strength
  • Trekking equipment – duffel bag, sleeping bag and down jacket – need to return
  • Medical/First Aid Box
  • Government taxes as applicable

 

Service Excludes:-

  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Any arrangements in Kathmandu
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses e.g. phone calls, laundry, bar bills & extra porters
  • Tips for guides and porters.
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extend or private vehicle upgrade
Name of the client Travel Date Nationality Service Rating*
Mark Hsu 13 Sep 2010 China Excellent
Shalu Lamba 8 Sep 2011 India Excellent
Jacqui Rehman 25 Oct 2011 Australia Excellent
Richard Wales 01 Mar 2013 UK Excellent
Kelly Clark 09 Apr 2014 USA Excellent
Holly Walker 12 Oct 2015 Belgium Excellent
Peter Richard 18 Mar 2016 UK Excellent
Shanti Valentino 20 Apr 2016 Italian Excellent

 

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