Tsum Valley Trekking is quite different to other mainstream and popular adventure around the Himalayas. One of the hidden Himalayan Shangri-La was opened to the outside world in 2002. But remains one of the restricted regions of the country, where trekkers require special permits. Here you can get all the details about Tsum valley.
Outline Itinerary of Tsum valley trek
|Day 01||Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.|
|Day 02||In Kathmandu with an optional sightseeing tour and trek preparations.|
|Day 03||Drive to Machha Khola 900 m / 2,952 feet approx. 8 hours.|
|Day 04||Trek to Jagat 1,340 m -06 hours walk.|
|Day 05||Trek to Lokpa 2,240 m via Deng 1,800 m – 06 hrs.|
|Day 06||Trek to Chumling 2,386 m – 06 hrs.|
|Day 07||Trek to Chokang-Paro 3,010 m – 05 hrs.|
|Day 08||Trek to Nile 3,361 m visiting Millerepa cave – 06 hrs.|
|Day 09||Trek to Mu Gompa 3,700 m – 04 hrs.|
|Day 10||Trek to Rachen Gompa 3, 240 m -04 hrs.|
|Day 11||Trek back to Chumling – 05 hrs.|
|Day 12||Trek to Lokpa 2,240 m – 05 hrs.|
|Day 13||Trek to Jagat 1,340 m – 05 hrs.|
|Day 14||Trek to Machha-Khola – 05 hrs.|
|Day 15||Drive to Kathmandu-08 hours.|
|Day 16||Free day for individual activities.|
|Day 17||International departure for homeward bound.|
Tsum Valley is populated by the indigenous tribes the Lobas, the highlanders of the lost and forgotten valley of Tsum. Where trekkers can explore the remote isolated traditional villages of Tsum, also known as the valley of happiness.
An exciting and most interesting adventure on off the beaten trails, away and far-off from the mainstream of civilization. Where trail follows on famous Manaslu Circuit route for some days, and then leaves the main trails heading further east.
The adventure leads beyond Manaslu Himalayas and behind massif Ganesh Himal at Mu Gompa, after walking through Chumling and Nile villages.
With ample time to explore the traditional farm villages adorned with age-old ancient cultures of Tibetan Buddhism. Enjoy the perfect wilderness and local immense cultures in the harmony of a close Himalayan Mountain backdrop.
After an exciting wonderful time return journey on the same trail to low warm farm areas. Where interesting drive brings Kathmandu, after a great experience on Tsum Valley Trekking.
- Explore the unexplored valley of happiness as it means old Tibetan languages.
- Enjoy the adventure around the last hidden Shangri-La of Nepal Himalayas.
- Far from mainstream trekking trails around off the beaten tracks to Tsum valley.
- A country of glorious scenery of high peaks, enriched with cultural villages.
- Adventure beyond Manaslu and Ganesh Himal of high towering snow peaks.