Tsum Valley Trek

Price $1799

USD 1599

Trip Duration

19 Days

Trip Grade

Moderate - Difficult

Highest Altitude

5,093 M


Tea house/Hotel/Lodge


Private Vechicle and Tourist Bus

Group Size

Minimum 2 person

Best Season

March-May, Sept-Nov

Tsum Valley Trek Brief Insight

Tsum Valley Trek takes the guest to the concealed valley of Tsum signifying “clear” home to the immediate relative Tibetan individuals known as Tsumbas. The Tsum Valley is situated toward the east of Manaslu Region, on the fringe of Tibet.

This separated concealed Shangri-La was opened to trekkers in 2008. It remains generally untouched, with antiquated towns and Tibetan Buddhist religious communities holding up to be investigated.

Every day you will stroll between 5– 8 hours. The high purpose of the trek lies at 4,000m over the biggest of the religious communities in the valley, Mu Gompa. You will be obliged in lodges and conventional ‘home remains’ on this trek, as opposed to intents.

Tsum Valley is highly undeveloped as it lies in a remote and deserted region of Nepal. However, with its one-of-a-kind culture and most neighborly individuals, they offer us a well-disposed welcome in a conventional route to their home.

It can be to some degree simple and you can hope to eat comparative sustenance to local people (Dal Bhat, Chapatis, noodle soup). In the event that you are not set up to ‘harsh it’ somewhat, then this trek is presumably not the one for you!

The trek’s start and ending point are Arughat It is a seven hours drive from Kathmandu. The trail to the consecrated journey site of Tsum Valley heads upper Budi Gandaki River Valley through the unexplored wide open trail. It is possessed by the Tibetan people group and legitimate Tsum Villages.

For example, Chhokangparo, where the territory is for quite some time considered Baeyul or Hidden land offers absolutely untainted culture and custom of Tsumba with an astonishing mountain perspective of Ganesh Himal RangeSringi HimalBauddha Himal, and Himalchuli.

The valley is broadly rich in social and convention, steeped with Buddhist cloisters, abbeys, shortens, and supplication dividers. The longest mani dividers at Dzong and Phurpe are awesome attractions.

The inhabitants of Tsum valley have their own way of family life. They practice Polyandry, where all the brothers in the family are married to a single girl.  It may be quite surprising and unfamiliar for many outsiders.

Tsum Valley Trekking Permit is an absolute bottom shoddy. It is similar to the other limited regions and much less expensive than its sister trekking trail Manaslu Trekking trail. This trekking Itinerary is given just as a rule so we can customize this program according to your necessities that suits your time allotment. This excursion can be joined with Round Manaslu Trek.

Detailed Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu.

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley.

Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Aarughat.

Day 04: Trek to Soti Khola (710m), approximately 4 hours walk.

Day 05: Trek to Machha Khola(887m), approximately 6 hours walk.

Day 06: Machha Khola to Jagat (1345m), approx.. 6 hours walk.

Day 07: Jagat to Lakpa (2240m). Approx. 6 hours walk.

Day 08: Trek to Chumling (2386m), approx. 4-5 hours walk.

Day 09: Trek to Chhokangparo (3031m) about 5 hours walk.

Day 10: Chhokangparo to Nile (3347m) via Milarepa. Approx 4-6 hours walk.

Day 11: Hike to Mu Gompa (3700m), Dhephyudonma Gompa (4060m).

Day 12: Trek to Chhekamparo via Rachen Gompa.

Day 13: Trek to Gumpa Lungdang (3200m) approx.. 6 hours walk.

Day 14: Trek to Lokpa via Ripchet. Approx. 6-7 hours walk.

Day 15: Lokpa to Jagat, approx. 6-7 hours walk.

Day 16: Jagat to Lapubesi, approx. 5-6 hours walk.

Day 17: Trek to Aarughat approximately 6-7 hours walk.

Day 18: Drive to Kathmandu from Aarught. 7-8 hours drive.

Day 19: Departure from Kathmandu.

What is included in Tsum Valley Trek

  • Pickup and drop at Airport
  • Hotel stay in Kathmandu (2 nights)
  • Full Board Meals (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during trekking period as per Itinerary
  • Ground Transportation Kathmandu-Soti Khola-Kathmandu by Bus
  • Best available accommodations during the trek
  • A government license holder guide
  • Porter to carry your baggage (1 porter=2 hiker, Weight limitation more or less 20 kg)
  • Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipment, transportation and local tax for guides and porters
  • TIMS card(Trekker’s Information Management System)
  • First Aid Kit
  • Entry Fees wherever required
  • Trekking Permits needed for Restricted Area Trekking
  • All government taxes and service charges
  • Farewell dinner prior to departure

What is Excluded

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Travel insurance
  • Nepal Entry Visa Fee
  • International Airfare and Airport Departure Tax
  • Tips for trekking staffs
  • Drinks (hot/soft/cold) and liquors
  • Personal shopping and laundry, Personal trekking equipment, Gifts, and souvenirs
  • All items not listed in Cost included the section

Notes: Costs are prone to change in itinerary. So costs will be recalculated if the trekking days get modified.

-Everest Flight (Himalayan Flight) USD 195 for foreign Passport Holders

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