Tsum valley trek in Manaslu trekking region. Are you planning on trekking to the Manaslu region? Tsum Valley trek will provide you with unique adventures around the Manaslu region.
Tsum Valley Trek is the combination of North Mid Western Himalaya region along with the famous Gorkha district. Tsum Valley is also known as the land of hidden valley and monasteries. Tsum is a derived form of Tibetan world “Tsombo”, which means “clear”. The Tsum valley is rich in natural vegetation, mountains, waterfalls, and beautiful landscape, which are also the major attractions of this trek.
Tusm Valley lies between the Boudha Himal, Chuli Himal to the west, Sringi Himal in the north and Ganesh Himal surrounding in the south. This trek will give you a chance to explore the Tibetan life and culture. You will walk along with different settlements that are rich in Tibetan culture.
The trek is one of the least explored trekking trails in Nepal. Kathmandu Trek is the brand of Passages Nepal. Pvt. Ltd. Passages Nepal is a government registered Trekking agency in Nepal that has been serving its customers for years. So, if you are planning on trekking to the Tsum Valley, Join us at Passages Nepal to make your trip memorable. We have facilities for customizing your trip as well.
Our tsum valley trek guides and porters are all trained and government license holders. And they are all from tsum valley Ganesh Himal area have well knowledge of local cultures, familiar with local languages and English speaking. Passages Nepal provides specific language spoken guide porters and also the Sherpa guides on trekkers demand. Tsum valley trek in Manalsu need registered trekking guide to obtain special entry permit due to Manaslu tsum valley is restricted trekking area in the entire Manaslu trekking region.
Tsum Valley Trek is doable in every season but one of the most preferred time of the year for Tsum Valley Trek is during Autumn and Spring season. During these seasons the weather is clear and the temperature of Tsum valley is moderate which is perfect for trekking.
Spring falls in the month of March, April, and May. It is the time of the year where nature regenerates its lost beauty. New plants grow and flower such as rhododendron bloom. You will be able to see some forest covered rhododendron as you trek to Tsum Valley. Likewise, during autumn that falls in the month of September, October, and November, the temperature of the region is neither too hot nor too cold. And, you will have a clearer view of the mountains during this time too.
Tsum valley trek leads you from an altitude of 760 meters Arughat and the highest point tsum valley at 3700, though the Larke la is at the height of 4930 which we skip while we are doing Tsum valley trekking.
The trekking route guides you from Gorkha Arughat bazaar, bark, Arkhet, sotikhola, Lapu Besi (840m), Tatopani or Khorla Besi,Tatopani to Philim (1570m), Chumling (2386m), Chhokangparo (3031m), Nile (3361m, Mu Gompa (3700m, Bhajyo Karlang (4030m), Domje (2460), Philim (1570m), Ganesh Himal Base Camp and glacier view
And returning way to Maccha Khola (869m), Soti Khola (700m) to Kathmandu by local bus takes 8 hrs drives. There are also other places to visit like laprak, Barpak and another site visit in lower Manaslu area.
Tsum valley trek facts and costs are different in looking at the length of it trekking days to your destinations. Though you have to take a special permit through a trekking company in Nepal to enter into the secret area trekking requires registered and government-trained trekking guides with insurance guaranteed to get Manaslu conversation area permit from the department of immigration of Nepal. Trekking in tsum valley and Manaslu trekking guide and porters we provide are all reliable, trustworthy Local knowledgeable and altitudes trained.
Tsum Valley trek is a moderate level trekking destination in Nepal. The difficulty level of the trek also depends upon the type of trekker you are. If you are someone who is physically fit can trek continuously for 6 to 7 hours a day, this trek may not be very difficult for you. However, if you are a beginner, it might be challenging. So, proper exercise before trekking to the Tsum Valley would help you a lot.
The trek includes different uphill and downhill climbing during the trails. During monsoon, the trekking trails get muddy and slippery due to which you may have problems while walking. Similarly, you may be prone to altitude sickness as well when you trek above 3000 meters. So make sure to carry some Diamox tablets.