Tsum Valley Trek could be an alternate short trekking track in Nepal due to road access to the Machhakhola. Function starting late this area was hindered to trekkers. In any case, comprehension of the potential for business step all through this region, the Nepalese government opened this area for vacationers. Tsum Valley trek locale is well off in social legacy and we will see a blended pack of Chortens, Gumbas, and Mani dividers every single through this trek.
To start, the 'Abominable figure " or "Yeti" has been evidently seen all through this remote land The Tsum valley is home to a voyage track as an eventual outcome of its acknowledged that the magnificent Buddhist Guru Milarepa had once reflected inside the mountain surrenders of this valley. We have a tendency to conjointly get to take off to the extremely popular trademark hot springs in Tatopani all through this trek. It’s acknowledged that the later water of the previously stated springs cures any positive hypersensitivities joined with our skin. In this manner, it’s conjointly offered in the Tsum Valley trek. Tsum Valley is acknowledged to be one of Buddhism's sacred concealed valleys, and in and of itself this trekking holds crucial later houses betwixt remote villages.
For numerous years, individuals there have relied on subsistence agribusiness, touching swarms of yak, and exchange with Tibet. The routes twist past sq. Chortens and stores of stones hand-sliced with Buddhist demands to God and divinities. Individuals still improve grain and have a tendency to their yaks. Nowadays, there is road access further than Arughat Bazaar, which goes to the Dobhan private Jeep. But the regular buses get only to Machhakhola. So, the Tsum Valley Home Stay Trek starts from Machhakhola after long driving from Kathmandu and following the Budhi Gandaki River (Yashodhara Nadi) through the Tatopani, Dhovan, Jagat, Phipim, Lokpa, Chumling, Chhekamparo, Rachen Gumpa, Chhule (settlement nearby Water), Nile (Sunny place), and back the same way to Khorlabesi then heading to the historic villages Barpak and Laprak via Singla Pass. This trip can do a minimum of 11 days just to visit the Mu Gumpa (3,700m) but you can extend it four weeks to the Manaslu Circuit cross over the mighty Larkya La Pass (5,160m), or you may visit a less touristic area Gumba Lungdang (3,200m) and Ganesh Himal Base Camp an elevation of 4,800 meters within 14 Days as part of Tsum Valley. We at Nepal Mother House recommend you do not miss the Gumba Lungdang and Ganesh Himal Base Camp during your Tsum Valley trek. If you have a longer holiday then you can extend your trip to the Manaslu Circuit from 18 to 26 Days Manaslu Circuit Trek with Tsum Valley.
People's culture and traditions are still untouched by the modern world. They are following the cultivation and livestock methods of their ancestor. As a unique custom and culture of Tsum Valley, still, there are some real testimonials, from people who practice the Polyandry marriage system. This trip can do even in the winter season also due to no need to cross any high pass, the highest point of the Tsum Valley Trip is Mu Gumba an elevation of 3,700 meters. But mid-September, October, and November in Autumn and mid-March, April, and May in Spring are the best times for this trip.
As a Tsum Valley Trek is in a restricted area, basically you need a minimum of two people in the group through the Government Register Trekking Agency with a Professional Guide. But as we are a local trekking agency from Gorkha, we can organize a solo trip also by group join permit and do your private trek. Come and join Nepal Mother House for the excellent services in Tsum Valley as we believe that client satisfaction holds great meaning to us. With our experienced and qualified trekking team, we ensure you have a wonderful experience and holiday to remember for the whole of your lifetime.
Accommodation Available in the Tsum Valley
Tsum Valley Trek includes overnight stays in lodges and teahouses. Lodges are available at a lower elevation. On the upper part of the trail, you will mostly see teahouses. Twin-sharing beds with a common washroom are usually available. If you want, we can arrange a single room, but the price can be expensive. Single rooms are not always available. The rooms are comfortable enough to spend a night or two.
Similarly, the meals are served as per the menu of the teahouse/lodge. The menu is composed of typical Nepali dishes and Tibetan dishes. You might also get a few other cuisines like Indian and Continental. In Kathmandu, we book a room in tourist standard hotels where you will get attached washrooms and modern facilities.
However, you need to sleep in the shelter provided by Gumba at Mugumba, and Gumba Lunging is a lifetime experience.
Visit the Main Attraction of Tsum Valley
There are so many things to explore on Tsum Valley Manaslu Trek. The trail includes beautiful villages, where you can see the lifestyle and culture of the locals from the Nyingma, Kagyu, and Sakya sects. Likewise, you get to see exotic alpine vegetation and wildlife like blue sheep, Goral, Himalayan Tahr, snow leopards, etc.
The trail passes through numerous monasteries, Chortens, Stupas, and prayer flags. You will visit the nunneries like Rachen Gumba, Dephyundonma, and Gumba Lunndang. You will also explore the oldest monastery in the region Mu Gompa. The region also has lakes like Khungyu Lake and Yamdro Lake.
Gumba Lunndang is one of the best places to observe the mountains including three out of the seven peaks of Ganesh Himal Range, Ganesh Himal I (7,422m), Ganesh Himal II (7,118m), and Ganesh Himal IV (7,140m) can be seen. The Ganesh Himal range is called by locals "Yangra". Likewise, other mountains view like Nadi Chuli (7,871m), and Himalchuli (7,331m), can be seen from Gumaba Lungdang. During the Tsum Valley trek, you will visit the Milarepa Cave monastery at Lamagaun; the footprint of Guru Milarepa (1052-1135), and most of the hidden treasures of the Manaslu Region.
Tsum Valley Trek Cost Estimate
Manaslu Trek Tsum Valley depends on the service you want during the trek. We do have an offer price for our Short Tsum Valley itinerary that you can see in the top section of the page. However, if you want to make any changes to the itinerary or the services then the price may differ. Many things are included and not covered in the package cost that you can see in our cost includes and excludes section. Things like travel insurance, flight tickets, tips, and personal expenses are not in the package cost. The cost of the Tsum Valley Trek is also less if you book in advance for Autumn (September, October, November) 2023 and Spring (March, April, May) 2024. Grab a special offer for 2023 and 2024.
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