Tsum valley trekking is one of the recently opened trekking trails in Nepal. It was restricted for trekking purpose for many years. Tsum vally is located in a trans-Himalayan region of Gorkha, which is hidden valley circled by the Baudha Himal and Himal Chuli to the west, Ganesh Himal to the South and Sringi Himal to the north, is considered to be a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage.
Tsum Valley Trekking The valley is bounded by three high passes the Ngula Dhoj Hyang (5093 m) to the west and Yamdro Pass (5326 m) to the north. The local people are mostly of Tibetan origin and own a unique dialect. It is believed that there used by the kingdom of Tsum, the remains of the Tsum Kingdom are still visible today. The valley has been one of the sacred due to its remoteness and inaccessibility. The trails combines with the artistic chhortens, lined up with the Buddhists monasteries, mani walls carried with drawings of deities and inscribed with prayers. The Tsum Valley is associated with Tibet, natural beauty and its pristine culture makes this trekking unique. The word Tsum is derived from the Tibetan word that means a vivid. Tsum valley trekking commences from Arughat in Gorkha district,which is easily accessible from Kathmandu.
Day 01 :Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to Hotel
Day 02 :Kathmandu sight seeing and prepare for trek
Day 03 :Drive to Arughat Bazaar by bus
Day 04 :Trek to Machha Khola
Day 05 :Trek to Yaru khola
Day 06 :Trek to Lokpa
Day 07 :Trek to Chumling (Lower Tsum)
Day 08 :Trek to Chhokangparo (Upper Tsum)
Day 09 :Trek to Nile/Chhule, visit Milarepa Piren Phu Cave on the way
Day 10 :Trek to Mu Gompa (3700 m), visit Dhephyudonma Gompa (4060 m)
Day 11 :Trek to Rachen Gompa, visit Gonhgye Gompa (Nyigma-pa Buddhist sect)
Day 12 :Trek to Dumje
Day 13 :Trek to Philim (cross Ripchet)
Day 14 :Trek to Tatopani
Day 15 :Trek to Lapubeshi
Day 16 :Trek to Arughat Bazar
Day 17 :Drive back to Kathmandu by bus
Day 18 :Depart for the next desination
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- Kathmandu – Aarughat- Kathmandu by Bus
- English speaking local expert guide, porters
- Necessary Permits and National Park fees
- 3 Meals a day B/f, Lunch, Dinner during the trek
- T- House accommodation during the trek
- 3 night’s accommodation at 2 star hotels in Kathmandu double sharing with breakfast.
- All guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and entry fees
- Airport transfers
- Insurance of the guide and porters
- Transfers as per the itinerary in private vehicle