Tsum Valley Trek

Trip Highlights

  • Explore the hidden, but wonderful and diverse Tsum Valley
  • Uncover the Ethnic Communities influenced by Tibetan cultures
  • Walk along the rocky trails and the green hills
  • Discover the monasteries and the cultural heritages
  • Immerse into the views of Manaslu, Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri
  • Enjoy the beauty of unique landscape, waterfalls, flora, and fauna

Manaslu Tsum Valley Trekking is located in the remote region of Nepal. It touches the Tibetan border. The trail was closed for a long time for the foreigners and opened in 2008 for trekking. So, it is the least discovered trail.

This Tsum Vallely Trekking in Nepal is difficult to reach at the Tsum valley due to the rocky trail that tires you severely. Although lodge-based trekking is possible there, camping trekking is appropriate for the Tsum Valley Manaslu Trekking.

Trekking in the Manaslu region offers the wonderful sceneries of unique landscapes, waterfalls, flora and fauna, and the mountains of the local region. Besides, traditional cultures and customs are note-worthy.

Tsum Valley Trek is also known as the hidden valley trek, mainly populated by the Tsumbas. Tsombo is the original word for it, which signifies the diverse. The massif mountain peaks and hills are covering it. During the trekking, you can view Mt. Manaslu, Annapurna, and Dhaulagiri.

Both Manaslu and Tsum Valley Trekking trail begins from Soti Khola, the border region of the Gorkha district. You have an opportunity to explore the various cultures and indigenous valleys. Similarly, the people from the upper part of the Manaslu region are influenced by the traditional Tibetan lifestyles.

The Tsum Valley Trekking in Nepal takes you to Nile/Chulle by crossing the many beautiful villages like Machha Khola, Jagat, Lokpa, Chumling. Then it is wonderful to explore the Gumbas (Monasteries) and cultural heritage.

In the same way, crossing the suspension bridges in most places is the extra highlight of this trekking. Khorlabesi is the last destination of this Tsum Valley Nepal trekking trail, but all the villages you pass during the trekking period are beautiful. Finally, the trek leads you back to Soti Khola and you have a scenic drive till to Kathmandu.

Rising Adventure organizes Manaslu Tsum Valley Trekking with our experienced guides. Please, contact us for a wonderful trip with a perfect team.

Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

    Upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu, you will be greeted by the representative from Rising Adventure at the arrival gate and transferred to the hotel.

    • 3 Star Hotel
    • Kathmandu
    • 1350 m
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing

    This is your day for sightseeing. So, you are picked up by your tour guide from your hotel. Basically, Kathmandu Sightseeing involves the four UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Kathmandu. They are Kathmandu Darbar Square, Swayabhunath Stupa, Boudhnath Stupa, and the Pashupatinath Temple. However, we also organize other sightseeing tours nearby Kathmandu in accordance with your desires like Patan and Bhaktapur Darbar Squares those too are enlisted in UNESCO.

    In the evening, Rising Adventure will discuss your trip and introduce our trekking guide as well as other members.

    • Breakfast
    • 3 Star Hotel
    • Kathmandu
    • 1350
  • Day 03: Drive to Soti Khola (8-9 hrs)

    Today you will have almost 4 hours' drive to Dhadingbesi along the paved road. Then your drive will go up along the rough road and reach Arughat. Then the continuation of your driving will take you to SotiKhola.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Soti Khola
    • 710 m
  • Day 04: Trek to Machchha Khola (5-6 hrs)

    Your trail will take you to Khursane at first through the sal forest above the Budhi Gandaki River. Then you will walk-ups and downs bypassing the tropical waterfalls and reach Gurung Village. Finally, you will reach at Machha Khola by crossing the suspension bridge. 

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Machchha Khola
    • 869 m
  • Day 05: Trek to Jagat (6-7 hrs)

    Your trail will be continued to Kharlabesi by crossing the Tharo Khola. Then the continuation of your trail will take you to Tatopani (Natural Hot Spring) and you will walk on the suspension bridge after ascending to a ridge. Then you will reach Dovan. Eventually, you will reach at Jagat by ascending and crossing another ridge and suspension bridge respectively.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Jagat
    • 1340 m
  • Day 06: Trek to Chisa Pani (5-6 hrs)

    Today your trail will go up on the rocky ridge and reach Salleri village. Then you will reach Philim, a large Gurung Village bypassing and crossing Sirdibas village and the suspension bridge respectively. From Philim, you will go through the forest with the views of the valley and reach Chisopani.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Chisa Pani
    • 1660 m
  • Day 07: Trek to Chumling (6-7 hrs)

    Your trail will go down to Tsum Valley by crossing Ekle Bhatti through the pine forest. Then your trail will lead to Gumlung through the forest of pine and rhododendron along zig zag way. On the way, you will get the stunning views of Himal Chuli Mountain and Boudha Himal. Finally, you will cross the river and reach Chumling which offers the scenic beauty of Shringi Himal.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Chumling
    • 2386 m
  • Day 08: Trek to Chhokangparyo (5-6 hrs)

    Today you are going to Chhokangparo. While going there, you will cross the suspension bridges and walk with the views of Ganesh Himal and Himal Chuli along the Tsum.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Chhokangparyo
    • 3031 m
  • Day 09: Trek to Chhule-Nile (5-6 hrs)

    You will climb to the Nile by crossing the suspension bridge made up of rope. On the way, you will pass the Nunnery Gompa and the villages like Lar, Phurbe, and Pangdun.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Chhule-Nile
    • 3361 m
  • Day 10: Trek to Mu Gompa (6-7 hrs)

    Today your trail will go up along the way nearby Mu Gompa where you will visit the Dhephu Doma Gompa

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Mu Gompa
    • 3700 m
  • Day 11: Trek to Burgi Gaun (5-6 hrs)

    You will retrace till Phurbe and ascend to the Milarepa cave which offers the stunning views of Kipu Himal, Poshyop Glacier and so on. Then you will go down to the small village, known as Burgi Gaun.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Burgi Gaun
    • 3245 m
  • Day 12: Trek to Chumling (5-6 hrs)

    Your trail will go down to Chhokang through the natural greenery. Then you will go back to Chumling along the lower Tsum Valley.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Chumling
    • 2386 m
  • Day 13: Trek to Philim (5-6 hrs)

    You will continue your trek by following the previous route till Philim.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Philim
    • 1570 m
  • Day 14: Trek to Khorlabesi (6-7 hrs)

    Today your trail will follow the previous route till Tatopani and reach at Khorlabesi through the way of ups and downs.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Khorlabesi
    • 970 m
  • Day 15: Trek to Soti Khola (6-7 hrs)

    You will reach at Machha Khola Village by crossing the Tharo River. Then your trail will follow the previous route till Soti Khola.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Tea House
    • Soti Khola
    • 710 m
  • Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu (7-8 hrs)

    You will follow the route of itinerary 3 and reach Kathmandu. After reaching there, you will be transferred to the hotel.

    • Breakfast, Lunch and Farewell Dinner
    • 3 Star Hotel
    • Kathmandu
    • 1350 m
  • Day 17: Final Departure

    Today your trip in Nepal comes to an end and the representative from Rising Adventure will take you to the airport approximately 3 hours before your scheduled flight. 

    • Breakfast

Trip note

The prime duty of Rising Adventure P. Ltd. is to provide the safety and security. During the trip, some factors may affect and cause to change our itinerary such as weather condition, transportation, health condition of our clients and other natural disasters. At this moment, our company gives full authority to our guides for deciding what to do or not to do concerning on the interest of our clients.

We can also customize this trip for a single too according to his/her requirements.

Cost Details

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle 
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley by private vehicle
  • Three nights hotel in Kathmandu as per your standard
  • Bus tickets (Kathmandu to Soti Khola to Kathmandu)
  • English speaking, experienced, friendly and knowledgeable trekking guide during the trip(Salary, food, accommodation and insurance )
  • Friendly and strong porter (Salary, food, accommodation and insurance), one porter= two trekkers
  • Three times food for you in trekking (Breakfast, Lunch and<span 12px;"=""> Dinner )according to your choice
  • All necessary paper works, permit  and TIMS cards for trekking
  • Sleeping bag and down jacket if necessary
  • All the government taxes
  • Farewell dinner at one of the typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional dance  

Cost Excludes:

  • Nepal arrival visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Entrance fee at monument places in Kathmandu
  • Meals in Kathmandu except the breakfast
  • Alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks
  • All your personal expenses
  • Chocolate and dessert
  • Hot shower, Battery charge and heater during the trekking
  • If you need extra porter during the trekking
  • Tips for guide and porter
  • Other expenses which are not mentioned in "Trip Cost Includes"
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