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Ganesh Himal Trekking - 14 Days

Ganesh Himal Trekking

Ganesh Himal Camping trekking is wilderness trekking destination to the north of Kathmandu. Ganesh Himal is the popular mountain peak near by Manaslu region. Camping trekking in Ganesh Himal region offers cultural and natural unique experience. The trekking destination is newly opened trekking route with cultural experience.

Highlights Ganesh Himal Camping Trekking

  • A Great Camping experience with natural and cultural diversity.
  • Chance to view magnificent Ganesh Himal, Langtang, Manaslu and Annapurna range.
  • A Crowd free peaceful journey to Holy Mountain Ganesh Himal.
  • Walk through traditional villages and observe agricultural life of Nepal.
  • Home of many wildlives including snow leopard.

The Ganesh Himal Camping Trekking offers a thrilling journey in a hidden corner of the Himalaya. Along the way, ridge top panoramas offer thrilling views of the Ganesh Himal Range as well as Manaslu (the eighth highest mountain in the world), Annapurna (10th highest) and much more.

The scenic Ganesh Himal region is located between two protected areas of the Manaslu Conservation Area and Langtang National Park. Trekking here is especially ideal for the biodiversity and cultural attractions. This journey takes trekkers off the beaten path and sees relatively few trekkers. Ganesh Himal camping Trekking offers cultural interaction and insights that cannot be found on the busier and more commercialized routes. The welcoming people in the area are mainly Gurung, Ghale, Tamang and other ethnicities. The main mountain attraction of this area is the Ganesh Himal Range. This breathtaking stretch of peaks is named beloved Hindu deity Ganesh who has the head of an elephant. The Ganesh Himal camping Trekking route travels through the beautiful landscape that will be unforgettable. Visitors to the Ganesh Himal region will mostly have the remote trails to themselves! The natural beauty and peaceful setting in the faraway valleys can give you an overwhelming sense of being truly away from your worldly cares and concerns.

The Ganesh Himal camping Trekking is a great chance to get to know the welcoming local residents and their traditional lifestyles. Along with the mesmerizing natural scenery, the customs and traditions will be an unforgettable experience. The off the beaten path route maintains a more rural lifestyle and the welcoming people will receive you warmly. Along the way, enjoy thrilling mountain views and even relaxing hot springs for a pleasant bath. Soak in the naturally hot waters and let your worldly cares fall away.  Ganesh Himal camping Trekking is a camping journey and Camp Adventure.  This camping trek include will arranging a crew of porters to transport provisions and gear, including food and a dining tent, tables, chairs, a toilet tent, and personal sleeping tents and provide the day’s meals and in the evening we will enjoy a magnificent camp under the stars, surrounded by the Himalaya and jaw-dropping surroundings while we enjoy a supper and a warm drink.

Trek to Ganesh Himal is possible throughout all the seasons, however, autumn and spring seasons are considered as the best climbing and trekking seasons in Nepal. Autumn is the season of festivals that offers you great chances of exploring the rural cultures and traditions of Nepalese ethnic communities while during spring, Ganesh Himal trekking route offers you the astounding natural beauties of higher Himalayas and lush green forests.

Day 1
Arrival to TIA airport. Pick up from there then check in to hotel in Kathmandu Upon arrival in Kathmandu.

Our team member will be waiting outside the airport terminal a few meters from the exit door. Please check your name at Showcard. He will bring you to hotel in Kathmandu. The drive from the airport to the hotel is around 20 minutes. After refreshment, we will brief your plan more visibly.

Day 2
Kathmandu. to Trisuli Bazar

It takes about 4hours drive from Kathmandu. to Trisuli bazaar . in afternoon visit a Nuwakot palace which was built by Prithivi Narayan Shah who reunified Nepal by 1786.

Day 3
Trisuli bazaar to Deurali Bhanjyang(1700m)

Soon after leaving the Trisuli bazaar cross the suspension bridge of samari khola . trek along the river through rice paddies, passing the small villages along the way you will reach to Deurali village. Which occupied by mixture tribes.along the route one can have a good view of Trisuli valley .

Day 4
Deurali to Bhaisi Kharka(2300m)

Move on from the Deurali towards to Salme village.trail continue uphill through forest to reach Bhaisi Kharka. The camp site is very beautiful ground.

Day 5
Bhaisi Kharka to Kharani odar(2800m)

Trail continues gradually uphill through bamboo, pine and rhododendron forest to reach to Kharani odar. Many different kinds of birds and wildlife can be seen.

Day 6
Kharani odar to Singla pass(4600m)

Since the journey is long and gain about 1200m of elevation. It is wise to leave early in the morning . the path will enter a thickly forested area with many fir trees and rhododendron and ascends will become more serious. Passing many Kharkas and small peaks you will get on the ridgeline from where you will see very good views of Langtang himal and ganesh himal at very close distance.

Day 7
Singla pass to Pongsang pass(3800m)

It is the pleasant walk with view of Ganesh himal and Langtang Himal.

Day 8
Rest day

Explore Ganesh himal and Langtang Himal.

Day 9
Pongsang pass to Somdang Phedi(3300m)

From this pass facing the deep valley of the Mailung Khola. Descends all the way to reach Somdang Phedi. The campsite will be around the square infront of the miner’s housings.

Day 10
Somdang phedi to Gotlang(1800m)

From somdang trail goes downhill towards to Yuri Kharka. After here, walking thorough in forest and small villages you will reach to Gotlang village.

Day 11
Gotlang village to Syaprubesi(1400m)

It is an beautiful walk from Gotlang to Syaprubesi through road and villages. Tamangs are major tribes along the way.

Day 12
Syaprubesi to Kathmandu.

The journey from Syaprubesi to Kathmandu. will take 9 hours by bus.

Day 13
Free day in Kathmandu

Boudhanath stupa

Boudhanath Stupa (or Bodnath Stupa) is the largest stupa in Nepal and the

holiest Tibetan Buddhist temple outside Tibet . It is the center of Tibetan

culture in Kathmandu and rich in Buddhist symbolism. The stupa is located in

the town of Boudha , on the eastern outskirts of Kathmandu .

History

Bodnath was probably built in the 14th century after the Mughal invasions;

various interesting legends are told regarding the reasons for its

construction. After the arrival of thousands of Tibetans following the 1959

Chinese invasion, the temple has become one of the most important centers of

Tibetan Buddhism. Today it remains an important place of pilgrimage and

meditation for Tibetan Buddhists and local Nepalis, as well as a popular

tourist site.

Pashupatinath Temple :

Situated 5km east of kathamandu, the temple of Lord Shiva , Pashupatinath,

with two tired golden roof and silver door is considered one of the holiest

for Hindus. Although only Hindus are allowed inside the temple, visitors can

clearly see the temple and the activites performed in the Temple premises

from the eastern bank of the Bagmati river. The Temple was listed in the

UNESCO world heritage Monument List in 1979.

Swayambunath Temple( Monkey temple)

The famous Swayambunath Temple is perched on a hill outside Kathmandu and

has a square golden stupa rising from a lovely white dome. Monkeys play on

the steps up to this temple. Swayambhunath is said to be more than 2000

years old and is a very holy place for Buddhists as well as Hindus. You have

a wonderful view over Kathmandu from here.

Day 14
End of Programme

Price Includes

  • Airport Pickup and Drop by private transport
  • All the trekking transfer by local bus ( private transport will cost extra) Kathmandu to Trisuli Bazar, Syaprubesi to Kathmandu.
  • 1 nights hotel in Kathmandu at tourist standard hotel ( centrally located, attach bathroom, hot and cold shower)
  • All the meal during the trek (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • 9 nights 10 days sleeping in Tent
  • 8 night accomodation at lodge ( simple but clean enough and has a hot and cold shower)
  • TIMS CARD (Trekking Information Management System) - ( we need two photos each for permit
  • Langtang national park permit
  • All the camping equipment such as sleeping tent, Dinning tent, kitchen tent, toilet tent, sleeping mattress, Sleeping Bag and necessary Kitchen Equipment etc.)
  • An experience trekking guide (trained by Ministry of tourism), trekking cook, kitchen helper, Sherpa
  • Necessary number of porter’s their meal /accommodation / transportation / salary / insurance / equipment’s are included in price.
  • Trekking poles, sleeping bag/duffle bag (we provide these if necessary).
  • Trekking Maps
  • Rubbish Disposal
  • Our Service Charge and Government Taxes

Cost Exclude

  • All meals in Kathmandu
  • Extra nights hotel stay in Kathmandu and Pokhara city
  • Tips to guides and support staff.
  • Additional costs in case of emergency (You must have adequate travel insurance to cover any kind of emergencies, such as ground transportation & Heli recue/medical/hospitalization. Medical etc).
  • Your International flight ticket airfare
  • Energetic chocolate/energy drinks/alcohol/mineral water/cigarettes/packing food snacks etc
  • Additional medication for altitude sickness (Acetazolamide etc).
  • Personal expenses and any other unforeseen expenses, such as Launtry/WIFI on trek/phone call/hot shower/batteries charge
  • Personal trekking equipment.
  • Nepal entry visa fees which can get up on your arrival in Kathmandu airport
  • Services not mentioned herein
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1. How difficult are the treks?

It depends on the individuals’ adaptation of walking in any situation and at any circumstances. It depends on the location and choice of trekkers. Both difficult as well as easy treks are available. Difficulty of the treks depends on the region of the trek and duration of it. Shorter treks tend to be easier while longer ones require some physical fitness.

2. How safe Women traveling alone with your company?

Completely, we assure the safety and security of the women travelling with us. We will provide the privacy that the women need. We will also give you a personal room on lodge and personal tent for camping while trekking.

3. What is tea house trekking?

Tea House Trek – is a trek during which at the end of each trekking day you stay for overnight in Tea Houses. “Trekking Guide Team Adventure” also organizes Camping Treks during which you stay for overnight in tents which our guides will set up for you and food during such treks will be cooked by our experienced cook.

4. Can I get Nepal visa on arrival?

Yes, you can get it in Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu. As you arrive to airport fill the form and proceed to the visa line. You have to pay 25US$ for 15 days of visa from the day of issue, 40US$ for 30days and 100US$ for 90 days of tourist visa. For this you have to bring two passport size photos.

5. What is the best air route to my destination?

There are enough airline companies operating daily flights from Middle East of Kathmandu. Kathmandu only has got only international airport in Nepal so, where ever you are coming from you must come through tribhuvan international airport.

6. What type of insurance should I have before come to Nepal? Can I get it there?

For coming to Nepal you should have both medical and Rescue evacuation insurance. Yes you can get it here too, but we recommend purchasing it in your own country to avoid any last minute hassle and basal.

7. When should I travel to Nepal?

In Nepal it rains a lot between Junes to August. You too can enjoy great treks during this period of year in rain shadow region. But if you planning for more popular trek autumn and spring is the best time. As during this period climate will be moderate and will favorable for the trekking.

8. What kinds of banking facilities in Nepal?

Nepal has modern banking facilities having branches of some international bank. Almost all foreign currency along with credit card such as American Express, Visa and Master card are accepted. Nepal also has ATM facilities.

9. When should I book my trip?

We suggest you to book your trip in advance to avoid the disappointment and hassles. We too will make an effort to accommodate last minute bookings but some time due to the last minute planning we may unintentionally make few mistake which may offend you so it will be better to do advance booking.

10. Is someone going to meet me at the airport? Are transfers included?

Yes, our agency representative will pick you from airport. We will be displaying our placard of your name with our agency name.

11. How much spending money should I bring?

This depends on the destination you will be at and package, facilities you may choose . However our trip profile will give you information about how to budget form additional meals, optional excursions and extra expenses that might occur in any specific trip.

12. Does your company help to arrange domestic flight, international flight, hotel bookings and other services?

Since we are Nepal based company we refer to arrange your international flights from your home town. But domestic flight ticket will be included in our package. Other help like river rafting, city guided tour, mountain flight, jungle safari will be provided according to your necessities.

13. What is the physical conditioning level needed for trekking?

If you are in good physical condition then you do not require any hiking experience for short trekking. But if you are planning for the longer ones then you should do long day hikes at your home.

14. Is a Trekking permit needed?

Permit is not required for trekking in Everest, Annapurna, Langtang and some other regions. However, conservation permits or National park permits are required. There are few restricted trekking areas in Nepal where trekking permits are required.

15. Are the food / water safe to eat / drink?

All the meals are prepared with high standards of hygiene, fruit and vegetables are soaked in iodine before preparation. Most of lodges serve boiled and filter water which is safe. It is also possible to buy the bottle of mineral water in the trek.

16. What happens if there is an emergency?

All of our guides are trained with first aid and have basic idea about the physical problems that may arise during trekking. If an emergency occur then we will cover initial expenses of rescue operation as these expenses will need to be recovered from your insurance company. For minor cases there are health posts established by foreign doctors and many are staffed by overseas personnel.

17. What are your payment terms?

You need to pay 30% of total price as advance deposit to conform reservation before arriving to Nepal. Rest of the payment can be paid after arrival.

18. Can we bring some food from home?

You can bring power bars, cereal bars and similar high energy foods, powder Gatorade is also recommended to fight dehydration.

20. Is there any communication when we are on the mountain?

In the way in many villages along the popular trekking routes you can find telephones from where you can make international calls. And now a days we have the internet facilities most of the trekking destination.

21. What’s the difference between trekking, hiking and mountain climbing?

You can do all day walk, where you stay overnight (or several nights) at three activities in Nepal, but they are quite different things. Trekking is a multi-the place you’ve walked to. Hiking generally refers to a one-day walk. It might be two hours or eight, but if it takes place within a single day, it’ll probably be referred to as a hike. Mountain climbing is another thing entirely. It takes special equipment, training and comes with more risk. Neither trekking nor hiking require any special skill, other than the ability to walk.

Permit & Entry Fees:

It is compulsory to pay Everest National Park entry fee and TIMS card to trek in this area.

Medical Support:

An emergency first aid kit is carried by the support staff at all times.

Accommodation and meals:

During tea house treks our guests pay for their food (breakfast/lunch/dinner) at the lodge while we provide guides/accommodation/necessary permit and transportation. It can be USD $25 per person each day for food (Lunch/dinner/breakfast)

Water:

Mineral waters are available at all stops during tea house treks. You can also use tap water if you choose to use water purification tablets.

Travel Insurance:

Travel Insurance is mandatory for all clients who choose to trek or climb with us. The insurance should cover you in case of emergencies like accidents, altitude sickness and ambulance and helicopter rescue charges if required. Please carry a copy of your insurance papers while travelling in Nepal and do send us a copy as well. This will help us in making all the necessary arrangements in case of any sort of emergencies.

Best Season for Everest Panorama View Trek

  • Spring : March – May
  • Summer: June – August
  • Autumn: September – November
  • Winter: December – February

While there are no seasonal constraints on traveling to Nepal, different regions are best visited in different seasons. Once you inquire about any trekking itinerary we’ll email you regarding the best season for that particular trek.

Check-list of personal equipment:

  • Good standard trekking boots
  • Camping shoes/thongs
  • Socks-polypropylene
  • Down Jacket
  • Fleece
  • T-shirts
  • Trekking trousers
  • Shorts (both casual and for treks)
  • Swim wear
  • Sun Hat
  • Woollen Hat
  • Nylon Windbreaker
  • Gloves
  • Gaters
  • Strong Rucksack
  • Sleeping Bag
  • Water Bottle
  • Torch/headlamp (with spare batteries)
  • Toiletries/soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Sun block
  • Travel Towel
  • Wet-wipes
  • Medication (cough medicine, throat soothers, water purification tablets)
  • Sunglasses
  • Binoculars
  • Camera & lenses
  • Memory cards
  • GPS Tracking Units may be helpful
  • Altimeter
  • Compass
  • Book/music player/pack of cards
  • Padlock
  • A plastic bag for waste
  • Energy/snack bars

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