Tsum valley trekking info
Tsum valley trekking is an opportunity to visit sacred Himalayan pilgrimage valley situated in northern part of Gorkha Nepal. Tsum valley trekking route offers memorable glimpses of diversity of flora and fauna, people with different culture and religion. Tsum valley trek ascent along the narrow valley shaping by Budhi Gandaki River provides superb views of Ganesh, Shringi, Buddha Himal and Himal Chuli. Tsum valley’s acquaintance with Tibet, natural beauty and its unspoiled culture make this treks unique. Tsum valley is rich in ancient art, culture and religion. Most of the local people of Tsum valley are Tibetan practice Bon religion. Due to its remoteness, sacred valley and its people have been bypassed by mainstream development for centuries. As a result, the distinctive culture of this valley has remained intact.
Tsum valley trekking route was opened in October, 2007 for foreign trekkers. Tsum Valley is extremely rich in cultural assets; tsum valley is dotted with monasteries, Chortens and Mani walls. The longest mani walls are at Dzong and Phurpe. People of Tsum Valley still practice polyandry system. Tsum valley located in controlled area in this way special permit is required for trekking. Tsum valley is the hub of culture and tradition, explore the real image of ancient habitat untouched by outer world.
Tsum valley trek begins from Arughat in Gorkha district, which is easily accessible from Kathmandu. Previous hiking and trekking experience is required for Tsum valley trek. Best season for Tsum valley trekking are March to May and August to November. Suggested Tsum valley trek itinerary given below, if it is not suitable for you, we are happy to design another itinerary as per your desire and duration of holidays. We arrange private Tsum valley trek any time in season but if you interested to join a group then see fix departure dates and availability. If you need even more information or interested to book this trip fell free to contact us.
|Airports pick up and drop by private vehicle.|
|Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.|
|Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.|
|Transportation Kathmandu-Arughat-Kathmandu bus/Jeep|
|All meals and accommodation during the trekking period.|
|An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.|
|Highly experienced Tsum valley trekking staffs.|
|All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.|
|Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag (optional), medical kit etc.|
|Travel and rescue arrangements.|
|Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant.|
|Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.|
|Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.|
|Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.|
|Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during Tsum valley trek.|
|Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.|
|Personal Tsum valley trekking equipments/gears.|
|Tips for guides, porters and driver.|
|All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.|
Base camp trekking agency Nepal always thinking about guest’s safety. It is our paramount concern whilst traveling with basecamptrekking.com. Trekking is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of Tsum valley trekking itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required. Otherwise trekking group leader follow the above itinerary.
Contains of our website provide you the information as possible about Tsum valley trekking package. If you need extra information and wish to discuss any aspect of Tsum valley trip or your suitability for it please contact us via Email, or If you would like to speak with a reservations consultant, feel free to make a call at 0977 1 4425073