Duration : 17 Days
Around Ganesh Himal Trekking
‘In complete tranquility on the hidden pockets of Mid West Himalaya with awesome panorama’
An exclusive adventure destination around Ganesh Himal Trekking, on the least explored area of North Mid-West Himalaya, where BUNA Treks & Expeditions will show you the wonders of Himalayan within amazing country in complete tranquil wilderness with marvelous mountain views that never been seen elsewhere.
Most of you must have trekked popular Himalayan trekking areas, but nothing can beat the experience of Ganesh Himal Trekking area, with its remoteness and incredible mountain views that covers from Annapurna-Manaslu-Ganesh Himal towards Langtang Himal.
A remarkable adventure away from mainstream trekking route visiting unspoiled rural farm villages from present modernization observing simple and happy traditional way of life of the villagers as it was for past hundreds of years.
Starting this unique journey with a drive to the mid hills town of Mid West and then walking into isolated area and villages where trekkers seldom visits. This scenic walk leads to highest point of this adventure at Pangsang La above 3,850 meters with excellent views of mountains and landscapes.
After being in total wilderness our journey concludes around Langtang area at Gatlang and Chilme village, on the famous Tamang Heritage Trail for the drive back to Kathmandu after a marvelous and enjoyable adventure Around Ganesh Himal Trekking with great excellent services and guidance of BUNA Treks & Expeditions.
“ Adventure around exclusive destinations on hidden areas of North Mid West Himalaya,
In complete wilderness away from mainstream trekking trails within pristine environment,
Enchanting forest of tall rhododendron and magnolia trees home of rare and elusive Red Panda Daily views and super panorama of Annapurna, Manaslu, Langtang & Ganesh Himal”
- Arrival and Departure Transfer in Kathmandu as per the itinerary.
- Accommodations in Kathmandu at tourist class or 3 star standard hotels on bed / breakfast basis.
- Full guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu at places of interest.
- Private Transportation before and after trekking as per the itinerary.
- Applicable Trekking-National Park and Conservation Fees.
- Wages-meals-insurance and transport allowance of all trekking staff and porters.
- Comprehensive medical kit and service of guide and porters.
- Trekking on camping basis includes all meals with accommodation on twin sharing basis (for single supplement in rooms / tents at extra cost).
- Nepal entry Visa-Travel and Medical Insurance, airport tax.
- Meals in Kathmandu, expenses of personal nature and gratitude.
- Personal Trekking gear, sleeping bags and down jackets.
- Emergency evacuation by any means of transportation (including Heli services) and personal medical kit.
- Early return from the trip / trekking due to personal / medical problem in this case no-refund clients has to bear won expenses all the way to Kathmandu including expenses of accompanying guide / porters.
(BUNA Treks & Expeditions will issue a strong supporting letter, so that you can claim
from your insurance company of all the extra expenses occurred.)
Day to Day Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
On arrival in Kathmandu Tribhuvan International airport, where BUNA staff receives you with warm welcome and transfer you to respective hotels in the heart of Kathmandu city around exciting Thamel area, where most of the hotels-shops and world –class restaurants located.
After getting refreshed our guide and staff briefs you with information regarding your stay in Nepal with us includes full details of Around Ganesh Himal Trekking, with evening welcome dinner in an authentic Nepalese restaurants with culture programs.
Day 02: In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour and trip preparations
Morning after breakfast our city guide will take you on a tour for few hours where you will be thrilled with interesting historical and cultural places, as Kathmandu valley steeped with history and world heritage sites, after an enjoyable tour back to hotel with free afternoon for individual activities and Around Ganesh Himal Trekking preparations for next early morning.
Day 03: Drive to Arughat 600m - 06 hrs journey
Starting this wonderful trekking around Ganesh Himal area with exciting drive following Trisuli River for a while along the busy highway of Nepal, that connects various destination, leaving the main road our route diverts across Trisuli River to mid hill town of Dhading-besi, and then on the dirt track for few hours reaching warmer area at Arughat bazaar for overnight stop.
Day 04: Trek to Manbu 1,300 m - 06 hrs*
Our first day walk leads on dirt road for an hour with gradual trail all the way to Arkhet village 1,200 m a nice farm village, from here crossing Buri Gandaki River towards east to reach at Dhading area to Manbu village with slight uphill walk with several zig zag bend for two hours and then passing Bahun gaon with a gentle climb to Manbu village with stunning view of Himal Chuli, Boudha Himal with overnight camp on the school yard.
Day 05: Trek to Lamo Dhunga 2,200 m - 06 hrs
From Manbu walk to Dhunchet with gradual walk for 2 hrs and then a climb past many smaller villages and forest and then uphill for an hour to Dhunchet for lunch, and then climb for an hour on a winding trail with some gradual walk to Lama dhunga for overnight camp.
Day 06: Trek to Nauban Kharka 2,750 m - 06 hrs
After Lama Dhunga, walk leads to forested area with small streams and then leaving the villages crossing smaller streams on a gentle path for two hours with an uphill to reach Nuaban Kharka with super views of Himal Chuli and Boudha Himal of Manaslu range of mountains.
Day 07: Trek to Yarsa via Khading 2, 570 m - 05 hrs
From Nauban after a pleasant overnight, morning walk leads to cross Nuaban Bhanjyang for an hour with wonderful views of snow capped peaks in the distance then heading down on the gentle slope to Khading for 3 hours with views of Ganesh III-IV and after Khading continue walk for an hour descending to Yarsa for overnight camp.
Day 08: Trek to Timila school 1,760 m ahead Tirigaon - 06 hrs
Morning with spectacular views of snowcapped peaks, walk leads for an hour on a steep uphill to Kupchet and then descending to Lapche to cross a small stream reaching at Kapor Gaon, after a nice stop here, our walk continues to Timila school premises which is a mere distance from Tirigagoan village for overnight camp.
Day 09: Trek to Chalisa 1920 m - 05 hrs
From this nice camp at Timila school compound morning walk follows to Tirigaon taking almost two hours of gentle and moderate walk on a winding path reaching at Tatopani ‘hot spring’ a nice break here for refreshment and a bathe in hot spring, after a wonderful stop walk continues on a winding road for an hour to Dudari Khola and then climb high up to Chalisa for overnight camp just above the village with a nice camping place offering tremendous views of surrounding landscapes in the shade of snow capped mountains.
Day 10: Trek to Marmelung Kharka 3,200 m – 06 hrs
Morning visit an old monastery of the village and then downhill to Tipling River valley gorge, and across a bridge with steep uphill to Tipling for another two hours continue climb till Marmelung Kharka is reached for overnight stop.
Day 11: Trek to Pangsang La 3,850 meters – 04 hrs
After a great time at Marmelung Kharka, morning walk leads to a climb on the forested ridge to Pansang pass at 3,850 meters high with tremendous views of Ganesh Himal, Manaslu range and as far to Annapurna at Pangsang la for lunch and overnight stop with the marvelous views.
Day 12: Rest day for local excursion and hike with panorama of mountains views.
A wonderful and amazing place for rest day with superb panorama of mountains from Annapurna-Lamjung-Manaslu-Ganesh to Langtang Himal, one take an optional hike on this least explored area with chances of seeing some wild life as well.
Day 13: Trek to Gatlang 2,200 meters via Somdang - 06 hrs
After a wonderful time at Pansang Bhanjyang, walk leads towards Langtang area descending for long hours of about three hours to reach at Somdang a large Tamang village with farm lands, from here walking on the main road for a while and then a slow short climb to another large village of Gatlang for overnight stop, here with home stay accommodation facilities.
Day 14: Trek to Chilme 1,650 m - 06 hrs
After a wonderful time in the Tamang villages and at Gatlang, walk leads to Chilime River, the river which flows from the source of Ganesh and Langtang Himal range of mountains and as well North at Kyoring area in Tibet border.
Walk is on the gradual uphill passing several farm villages and farm lands and reaching at Chilime where theirs is new hydro project for electricity power for Langtang and Ganesh villages region.
After lunch, explore the local villages and with walk with views of Ganesh Himal and Langtang Himal.
Day 15: Drive to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel - 07 hrs
Last day around high Himalaya area of Ganesh and Langtang mountains, from Chilime drive back to Kathmandu which is an interesting drive passing Syabrubesi village and with a climb to Dhunche town, the main town and headquarter of Rasuwa and Langtang area and the entry point of Langtang National Park, from here the drive on a winding zig-zag road all the way to Trisuli Bazaar unto Kathmandu.
Day 16: International Departure homeward bound
Today your last day in Nepal the land of amazing Himalaya depart for your international flight homeward bound after a fond memory and overwhelming experience on Around Ganesh Himal Trekking with expert guidance of BUNA Treks & Expeditions.