Ganesh Himal Trek

Ganesh Himal Trek

Trip Highlights

  • Trip Code:nha601
  • Destination:Nepal
  • Total Duration:15 Days
  • Trip Grade:Moderate
  • Best Time:Sept - Nov & Mar - May
  • Max Elevation:4100
  • Max Group Size:min 2 / max 15
  • Transportation:By Land

Trip Highlights

  • One of the most beautiful treks in Nepal
  • A walk through a remote village
  • Awesome mountain scenery of the Ganesh & Manaslu Himal
  • Experience the traditional lifestyle
  • Visit the local school & meet with locals

Tour Overview

Ganesh Himal trek takes you to the remote and pollution-free region of central Nepal. You will walk through the culturally rich ethnic villages, dense forest with gorgeous Himalayan flora and fauna; as you trek along with the backdrop of the breathtaking peaks of Ganesh, Manaslu, and Langtang.

Ganesh Himal trekking provides unusual sights of the traditional lifestyle and culture of the rural people. The trekking begins at Betrawati with a mesmerizing view of the Ganesh Himal range. The entire trek to Ganesh Himal is full of impressive alpine flora and fauna. The dense forest teemed with Spanish oak, blue pine and rhododendron set the whole forest alight with colors. Starting with a scenic drive to Betrawati via Trisuli Bazaar; the trek begins along the forested ridges passing through primitive Tamang villages; then crossing hot springs, gorges and glaciers, and magnificent scenic places.

Ganesh Himal trekking is not as popular as Annapurna and Everest region trekking. In the spring, the entire region blooms out with bright Rhododendron flowers. People living here are very friendly and hospitable. They show a hospitable welcome dance to the visitors in the villages. Ghatu dance that takes place during Chandi Purnima in the Nepalese month of Chaitra (March-April); also Maruni dance during Dashain and Tihar are very popular. Thus, in the evening just near your camp, you can enjoy cultural dance by women groups.

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Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival Kathmandu & transfer to hotel.

Day 02: Kathmandu Valley sightseeing & trek preparation.

Day 03: Fly Kathmandu to Phaplu (2469m) and trek to Salleri (2390m)

Day 04: Trek to Ringmo & Takshindu (3,060m)

Day 05: Trek to Shasrabeni (3835m) & Beni (4000m)

Day 06: Trek to Dudhkund (4561m)

Day 07: Trek to Takshindu / Ringmo

Day 08: Trek to Nunthala (2,194m) Thulo Dhunga

Day 09: Trek to Sombare

Day 10: Rest/Acclimatization at Sombare

Day 11: Trek to Changmiteng / Ratnange

Day 12: Trek to Phaplu (2469m)

Day 13: Fly Phaplu to Kathmandu

Day 14: Free day in Kathmandu

Day 15: Final Departure


Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up & transfer to hotel
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Land transportation Kathmandu- Betrawati -Kathmandu by local bus
  • Tented camp during the trek
  • A full day Kathmandu sightseeing escorted by English speaking tour guide
  • An experienced English-speaking trekking guide and necessary porters to carry luggage
  • Note: (1 porter can carry two people's luggage up to 30 kilograms)
  • Trekking crew's salary, insurance, equipment, transport, food and lodging
  • Down jacket, Sleeping bag, (to be returned after trip completion)
  • Langtang National park permit & TIMS
  • VAT and local Tax

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal Visa fee
  • Private vehicle (Kathmandu- Betrawati -Kathmandu)
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Meals on the trekking
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  • Tips for guides and porters
  • Any extra activities after the trek

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