Tsum Valley Trek
Tsum Valley trek is culturally rich and extremely beautiful Himalayan scenery can be seen. It is a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage and untouched valley situated in northern Gorkha district of Nepal..
March - May & Sept - Nov
Tsum Valley Trek
Tsum Valley Trek is extremely rich in cultural assets. The valley is dotted with gompas (Buddhist monasteries), chortens and mani walls. The longest mani walls (over 250m) are at Dzong and Phurpe. The valley preserves steps of the great Buddhist Yogi Chyuchin Milarepa and story about Guru Padmasambhava circumbulation. The people here never slaughter animals, even as sacrifice to the gods.The Tsum Valley is surrounded by the Buddha Himal and Himal Chuli to the west, Ganesh Himal to the south, and Sringi Himal to the North. Tsum valley trek lies in Manaslu region.
The attractive views of Himalchuli (7893m.), Manaslu 8163m, Ganesh Himal, Ngadi Chuli (7879m.) or (peak 29),Sringi Himal and other mountains, beautiful varied landscape and different flora and fauna and wonderful. Tea house or Home Stay has been build. Tea house trek is comparatively least cost so that it is affordable most of you. If you do tea house trekking, there is simple accommodation and foods are Nepalese dishes.This part is also incomparable beauty and rich blend of Tibetan and Nepalese culture offer a true adventure for visitors to Nepal. Here you will find the mountains and valleys covered with diverse and pristine eco-systems.
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu & Transfer to Hotel (1,300m/4,264ft)
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
Day 03: Drive Kathmandu to Arughat (600m/1,968ft) 7-8 hours drive
Day 04: Arughat to Soti Khola (700m/2,296ft): 5-6 hours
Day 05: Soti Khola to Maccha Khola (870m/2,952ft): 6-7 hours
Day 06: Maccha Khola to Jagat (2340m/7676ft): 6-7 hours
Day 07: Jagat to Chisopani (1660m/5,445ft): 4-5 hours
Day 08: Chisopani to Chumling (2,386m/7,827ft): 6 - 7 hours
Day 09: Chumling to Chokhangparo (3,010m/9,903ft): 4-5 hours
Day 10: Chokhangparo to Nile (3,361m/11,058ft): 5-6 hours
Day 11: Nile to Mu Gompa (3,700m/12,174ft): 3 hours
Day 12: Mu Gompa, sightseeing
Day 13: Mu Gompa to Burgi Village (3,245m/10644ft) via Milarepa cave: 5 hours
Day 14: Burgi village -Chumling (2,386/7,827ft): 5-6 hours
Day 15: Chumling to Philim (1,570m/5,103ft): 6-7 hours
Day 16: Philim to Khorlabesi(970m/3182ft: 6-7 hours
Day 17: Khorlabesi to Soti Khola (700m/2,296ft): 6-7 hours
Day 18: Soti Khola to Arughat to Kathmandu (1300m/1,968ft): Walk 4 hours and drive 7-8 hours
Day 19: Final Departure
Airport pickups/drops as per itinerary and upon arrival and departure
Round trip flight Kathmandu – Arughat – Kathmandu including departure taxes
One English speaking climbing leader including his salary, climb fee, food, accomodation, flight, equipment, insuracne, etc
Necessary numbers of porters and helpers including their salary, food, accmodation, insurance, equipment, etc
Accommodation in local lodges during the trek and tented accommodation during climb
Meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek and climb
Group mountaineering equipment like tent, kitchen equipment, rope
Trekking Permit (National Park entry fee)and TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System).
Sherpa Expedition T – shirt, trekking map and trip achievement certificate
First aid medical kit
Duffle bag, sleeping bag, and down jacket for use during the trek and climb
All government taxes & office service charges
Nepal Visa, in/out flight to Kathmandu
Your meals at Kathmandu, except provided dinner and breakfast
Entire cold and alcoholic beverages on the trip
Necessary group climbing gears (Climbing rope, ice axe, ice crew and snow bar/ possible to hire or buy in Kathmandu)
Travel insurance (Must includes Helicopter evacuation and trip cancellation)
Personal nature expenses
Any extending trips
Nepal custom duty for import of expedition goods.
Tips, gifts, souvenirs.
Any other item not mentioned in “THE PACKAGE COST INCLUDES” section