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Tsum Valley Trek Nepal

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Suraj-Chet Dhakal

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Tsum Valley Trek Nepal

The Tsum valley trekking is ideal for those who want to explore the remote and less trodden hidden valley on fully camping trekking in Nepal. This valley having a border with Tibet is open for trekking in 2008 only offers the unique trekking experience of natural beauty with its fascinating culture. The valley once being part of Tibet looks completely different in term of people and cultures from other parts of Nepal.

DAY 1

Well-Come to Kathmandu Nepal

Arriving international airport in Kathmandu Nepal and our staff waiting you with your name card, search him, meet and he will transfer you to hotel. you will meet your guide in hotel and he will tell you everything about your trekking. Overnight at Hotel.

Kathmandu, Hotel.
DAY 2

Drive to Aarughat

We take an 8-9 hrs bus ride to Arughat Bazaar in Gorkha district. The village of Arughat is in two parts, on opposite sides of the Budi Gandaki. Arughat Bazaar is large, clean and prosperous with hotels and shops selling cloth, food and hardware.. we think you may know the gorkha is very famous district in Nepal and historical place. Overnight at Hotel. Read more

Aarughat, Hotel
DAY 3

Trek to soti Khola

We have option if we can get vehicle from aarught to soti khola we can go by vehicle if not we will walk.From Arughat Bazar we trek to Soti Khola. Along the way we enjoy splendid views of Shringri Himal. We trek through Gurung and Magar villages, past fields and cascading waterfalls, till we reach Soti Khola.We set up camp on the banks of the Soti Khol (river). Overnight at Hotel. Read more

Soti Khola, Teahouse or Tent
DAY 4

Trek to Machha Khola

we reckon this takes about six hours. The meandering path passes through forest, villages, streams, pretty waterfalls and green valleys until you reach Lapu Besi. This is a village mainly occupied by Mongolian inhabitants. Now you again traverse the zigzag path to reach Machha Khola and on to Khorlabeshi. There is a small market hereabouts with a few shops and lodges. Stay overnight in simple teahouse. Read more

Machha Khola, Teahouse/Tent
DAY 5

Trek to Doban

The trail from Macha Khola to Doban involves some steep ascents and descents. We climb a well – crafted staircase over a ridge to Doban. Doban lies at the confluence of the Shiar Khola, which flows from the east, and the Sarpu khola, which flows from the west..

Doban, Teahouse or Tent.
DAY 6

Trek to Philim

The route climbs ona rugged rocky trail. We climb up and down ravines and notched trees. We get good views of Sringri himal as we continue up to the village of Philim at 1550m.This is a large Gurung village with fields of corn and millet. There are several good campsites and we set up camp surrounded by alder, blue pine and poplar trees.. Read more

Philim, Teahouse/Tent
DAY 7

Trek to Lower Tsum

We take the trail up through Philim and head up over a ridge that leads to Ganesh Himal Base camp and Chumling( Lower Tsum). We camp for the night at Chumling. There are several good campsites at Chumling..

Lower Tsum, Teahouse/Tent
DAY 8

Trek to Upper Tsum

From Chumling we trek to Chhokangparo. Upper Tsum valley (part of the Inner Himalaya) open from Chhokangparo.Chhekamparo is a village situated on flat land and made up of two settlements Chhekam and Paro. From the valley, the Ganesh Himal range can be seen directly to the south where it provides spectacular views of the Baudha and Himal chuli peaks to the south-west. Some households in this village practice polyandry.. Read more

Chhokangparo, Teahouse/Tent
DAY 9

Trek to Nile/Chhule

From Chhokangparo we trek to Nile/ Chulle. This is the last village heading north in the upper Tsum Valley. Nile is on the western, sun-side of the Shiar Khola, about 20 minutes walk across from Chhule. On the way we pass the Piren Phu cave. Piren Phu (pigeon cave) is one of the most sacred caves in the Tsum valley. It is located at the foot of a rugged cliff near the village of Burji. Milarepa, the famous Tibetan saint, was believed to have meditated here. There are two separate gumbas attached to the rocky cave. Richly painted Buddhist murals, excellent artistic scripts carved on stones, long prayer flags and significant Buddhists paper scripts make this cave one of the most important socio-cultural asset in the valley. Beautiful views can be had of the Shiar Khola, Rachen Gumba, the mountains and settlements amidst vast agricultural land. . Read more

Nile/Chhule, Teahouse/Tent
DAY 10

Trek to Mu Gompa

From Nile the trail gradually ascends to Mu gumba, the largest monastery in the region. Mu Gumba is located at the highest and farthest point in the Tsum valley. Mu Gumba was established in 1895 AD and is situated at an altitude of 3510m.The monastery houses religious books, including Kangyur, a life sized statue of Avalokiteshwara, and images of Guru Padmasambhava and Tara.. Read more

Mu Gompa, Teahouse/ Tent
DAY 11

Rest Day

Today we can take excursions to the many snow covered peaks in the area for the most spectacular views of this trek. Take a Half day walk to the Nunnery and to a small pond a big further up to Nunnery. Or day a full day trek to Vajyo with your packed lunch as there are no places to buy our lunch. Stay overnight in the guest house of Mu. Gumpa. Read more

Mu Gompa, Teahouse/ Tent.
DAY 12

Trek to Rachen Gompa

From Mu Gumba we take the trail to Rachen Gumba, a nunnery. The nunnery is situated in the Shiar Khola Valley in the foothills of the mountains bordering Nepal and Tibet. Rachen Gumba was established in the year 1905 AD and is one of the largest nunneries in the Tsum valley. It houses nuns belonging to the Ngak-pa sect, which does not allow animal slaughter. The nunnery houses one thousand clay, moulded statues of Avalokiteshwara, a brightly colored, carved throne and pillar, and a large prayer wheel. The interior is richly painted with murals about Buddhism and its history.. Read more

Rachen Gompa, Teahouse /Tent
DAY 13

Trek to Dumje

After our breakfast we will move from Gompa to Dumje. We proceed towards Dumje, a small village with about eight houses and adjoining cattle shed. Overnight at here Teahouse or tent.

Dumje Teahouse or Tent
DAY 14

Dumje to Philim

After our hot breakfast from Dumje we trek to Philim and cross Ripchet. On the way we pass one of the most beautiful waterfalls in the Lower Tsum Valley, Samba Tingding Chhupyang. Overnight at teahouse or Tent.

Philim, Teahouse / Tent
DAY 15

Philim to Tatopani

Today we will reach Tatopani from Phillim. There is a hot spring at Tatopani. You can relieve your tired muscles by soaking yourself in the hot spring. Overnight at Teahouse.

Tatopani, Teahouse/Tent
DAY 16

Tatopani to Soti Khola

Today you pass through some mice villages as you observe the villagers absorbed in their daily chores. You can enjoy the pristine beauty of the waterfalls on both sides of the river. Khorlabesi is a split point to take another trail to Gorkha if you like. Stay overnight in the Teahouse.

Soti Khola, Teahouse/Tent
DAY 17

Soti Khola to Aarughat.

You cross over the bridges and cultivated areas and villages before you finally reach Arughat from where it started. Stay overnight at Hotel.

Aarughat, Hotel
DAY 18

Drive back to kathmandu

This is a picturesque journey. While driving, you head up to Dhading Besi and Malekhu which is famous for delicious fish. En route, you can enjoy the mountain views, green sceneries, rice terrace fields, vegetable fields and people engaged happily in their daily life activities. From Naubishe you climb up to Thankot, the gateway to the capital city of Kathmandu; & this concludes our Tsum Valley trek. Read more

Kathmandu, Hotel
DAY 19

Departure Day

Our Nepalese support team will take you to the airport for your flight home. (Or stay longer for short tours such as game drive at National parks, do some wild-water rafting, a Tibet tour or even mountain biking) you should be pay another cost for another program.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Day in trip
Location
Hotel
Day 1
Location Kathmandu
Hotel Hotel
Day 2
Location Aarughat
Hotel Hotel
Day 3
Location Soti Khola
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 4
Location Machha Khola
Hotel Teahouse/Tent
Day 5
Location Doban
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 6
Location Philim
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 7
Location Lower Tsum
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 8
Location Chhokangparo
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 9
Location Nile/Chhule
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 10
Location Mu Gompa
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 12
Location Rachen Gompa
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 13
Location Dumje
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 14
Location Philim
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 15
Location Tatopani
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 16
Location Soti Khola
Hotel Teahouse/ Tent
Day 17
Location Aarughat.
Hotel Hotel
Day 18
Location Kathmandu
Hotel Hotel

TRIP PACKAGE

Package includes

  • Veteran and Government licensed guide and essential porters.
  • Transport from and to Kathmandu by air or road, as per the itinerary.
  • Breakfast, lunch & dinner this includes coffee and tea while on trek.
  • Accommodation in tents or teahouses or 3 stars hotels.
  • Government or Local taxes, guide and porter salary and insurance, Tourist service charge.
  • Conservation area, national park fees.
  • Trekking Registration Certificate (TRC).

Package excludes

  • International Airport Departure tax.
  • International air ticket price.
  • All expenses of personal nature.
  • Trekking Equipment.
  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Any type of individual expenses like alcoholic beverages, drinks, laundry, phone etc.
  • Nepal entrance visa fee US$ 30 (period 60 days from day of issue) - you may with no trouble get the visa as soon as you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.
  • Trip termination costs, rescue & journey insurance, mishap or health emergency, migration, loss, stealing or damage to luggage and individual effects. We advise you to take out individual travel insurance.
  • Tips for trekking staff (Guide & porters).

More information

  • NOTE:- If you have more time to stay in Nepal after your one program finished, you may join other program with us. but you should pay for that another package.
  • For trekking season, trekking clothes, and other help just contact us:-www.gktrekking.com
  • You should know what equipment you should need while on trekking and tours. for all that information please open this link:-http://www.gktrekking.com/trekking-equipment.html
  • Which month and which weather you have to possible to take trip? please open this link:-www.gktrekking.com/best-trekking-season.html
  • Do you know How to get Nepali visa? Open this link:-http://www.gktrekking.com/visa-information-nepal.html.
  • If you want to organization trekking you should pay extra cost this cost is normal.

REVIEWS

4 Reviews

Julien, United States

Oh my god we don't have any word to worship to you Mr.Suraj and G.K Adventure Treks.Always you stay deep in our heart.We take our one day hiking Kathmandu in Nepal before 6 month ago.Amazing did place we visit.Like monkey Temple which is famous with Lord Gautam Buddha.He was born in Nepal.We found culture of Hindus.There is one small temple of god Vagawati where people pray her to fine well health for his/her family,we also pray god and ask to god give us again comeback Nepal.Our guide Suraj always help us,like our father and mother he care us so that we are very happy with you.If are looking how to visit Nepal just contact G.K adventure Treks or Mr. Suraj,He will make you many happy and you never forget that moment. Read more

GABOR CZZ, Hungary

we were in Nepal in October 2017 for our trek to Annapurna Base Camp Na d Chitwan Tour, It's awesome and beautiful country in the world. Mr. Suraj is our guide is very knowledgeable and friendly. He makes us happy lots. The panoramic view of Annapurna mountain is wonderful. Please once do this.

Joellem, Canada

I went to Nepal last year and spent two weeks hiking to the base of Anapurna I with these guides. Each and every guide was incredibly helpful, patient and told many interesting stories along the way. I learned many things about Nepal and the Himalayan mountains. It was such an enjoyable experience and I would definitely go with the same group again! Read more

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THE TEAM

Suraj Dhakal

Managing Director of G.K. Adventure Treks and Gorakhkali Travel & Tours. He has been working tourism sector since 2007 till present. On Top of that, he has worked as a trekking Guide when he had started his professional job. And then he worked Senior Guid

JhalakNath Simkhada

Jhalak Simkhada is one of the top 10 Trekking Guide in the Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet and India. He has 20 years experience in this field. He already get HMTC certificate from government of Nepal since 1997. He is very cleaver and friendly guide. He knows every

Rajan Babu Dhakal

Mr. Rajan Dhakal is operational Manager of G.K.Adventure Treks and Gorakhkali Travel & Tours (P). Ltd. He is very good knowledgeable young man from Korkha district of Nepal is called old capital of Nepal. Is this possible to handled two agencies in a one

G.K.Adventure Treks is 13 years old one of the famous Travel,Tour & Trekking agency in Nepal.

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