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Ganesh Himal Trek - 11 Days

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Key Information

Best Seasons

Spring / Autumn

Group Size

Min 2 pax to more...


11 Days program

Trek Difficulty


Maximum Altitude



Local tea house


Available Delicious good food


Syaprubesi to Ruby Valley till Dhadingbesi






Ruby Valley

Trip Starts


Trips Ends


Ganesh Himal  Trek is a new trekking destination and such a wonderful adventure trek.. This mountai look like elephant head and so called this mountai name is  God “Ganesh” we pray as spiritual power of god in Hindus people. Ganesh Himal range name  is Ganesh I, Ganesh II, Ganesh III and Ganesh IV are mountain forming skyline of  Ganesh Himal Range.

Ganesh Himal Base Camp route provides the trekkers opportunity to explore the exotic view of its flora and fauna especially during spring season. The striking presentation of barberries, Premolars, orchids and a variety of ferns gives the exotic view as well as the vibrant smell all around the trekking route. The trekking trail takes all the way through the emerald hills, beautiful Tamang villages, Terraces filled with golden rice and mustard, natural hot water stream, deep Gorges, glaciers, with forests of blue pine, Spanish oak, and blossoming Rhododendron forest adding beauty to the path. The trek starts from a long drive from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi which takes about seven to eight hours. On the next day, we commence our trek to Gatlang Tamang Village. On the seventh day of our trek, we reach Ganesh Base Camp where we will spend two nights and explore the valley. Returning back from the same path will be a memorable journey for your whole life time. Mountain Layers Treks and Expedition Pvt. Ltd. is proud to organise Ganesh Himal Trek Trek.


Day 1 : Arrival TIA and pick up by private transfer at hotel with B/B plan

Our representative will receive you outside TIA. Look for placards of your name. They will meet and greet will you and assist you in transferring to your hotel via a private vehicle. You can rest at the hotel or visit our office if time permits. Enjoy traditional Nepali dinner at the hotel in the evening.

Food Breakfast
Accomodation Hotel
Elevation 1350

Day 2 : Sightseeing UNESCO heritage site and shopping for souvenir overnight at hotel with B/B plan

Today you will have a fun day of sightseeing today as we guide you through the venerated landmarks around Kathmandu. We will visit popular locations like Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa and the hilltop complex of Swayambhunath. In the afternoon/evening, we will head to Thamel for any last minute shopping that you may need to do for trekking essentials. We will also pass through Kathmandu Durbar Square on our way. Meanwhile, our staff members will acquire the Manaslu Restricted Area trekking permits that you will need for the trip.

Food Breakfast
Accomodation Hotel
Elevation 1350

Day 3 : Drive from Kathmandu to Syaphrubesi (1460m) by jeep 7hrs over night at lodge.

 After breakfast at the hotel, meet up with the rest of the group and hop on the jeep/bus for the drive to our trailhead at Syabrubesi. This 7-8 hour drive along the serpentine highway will take us through Devighat, Ramche and Dhunche and finally the Tamang village of Syabrubesi. You might even witness some good views of Ganesh Himal, Annapurna and Manaslu today if you’re lucky.

Food BLD
Accomodation Lodge
Elevation 1460

Day 4 : Trek from Syaphrubesi to Gatlang Village (2238m) 6hrs overnight at lodge.

The trek finally starts today as we ascend up to the viewpoint for an hour or two and witness the beautiful panorama of Ganesh Himal, Langtang range and the Goljang valey. After some time there, steadily descend into the Goljung valley. Have your lunch at Goljang village and continue on to the Tamang village of Gatlang.

Food BLD
Accomodation Lodge
Elevation 2238

Day 5 : Trek from Gatlang to Parvati kunda, Yuri Kharka to Somdang (3271m) 7hrs overnight at home stay.

e will  hike from Gatlang to Parvati Kunda, a natural alpine freshwater lake. Named after the famous Hindu Goddess Parvati, the wife of Lord Shiva, this beautiful lake is also considered sacred by the local people.

As you trek further ahead, the habitat and lodges decrease. However, you might come across very few tourists. We continue the trail through lush pine and rhododendron forest to Yuri Kharka. After a delicious meal at Yuri Kharka, we hike towards the Somdang via Khurphu Bhanjyang. There is a shutdown mine, a few hours' walk from Somdang. Though the mine has not functioned for years, you can still take a look around and explore its astonishing beauty. In the past, this mine used to produce zinc, copper, tin, and crystals (including rubies). We will spend the night at Somdang Valley.The valley is so remote and silent you will literally find out what silence looks like.

Food BLD
Accomodation Home stay
Elevation 3271

Day 6 : Trek from Somdang via Pangsang pass (3842m) to Tipling (2078m) 7hrs. overnight at home stay.

You enjoy a delicious breakfast. On this day, you will be passing through the Pangsang La Pass, which is a demanding, yet exciting trek. While appreciating the stunning mountains and spectacular landscapes, we head to the southwest of Somdang Village to reach Pangsang Kharka. Pasang Kharka is a large meadow that lies in Pangsang Pass.

From Pasang Kharka, you can witness the panoramic views of Mount Manaslu and the Ganesh Himal Range. As one of the lesser-traveled trekking routes, there are relatively fewer homestays here. Then, we descend to Laptung village, passing through dense fir and rhododendron forests until we arrive at Tipling after a long trek.

Food BLD
Accomodation Home stay
Elevation 2078

Day 7 : Trek from Tipling to Shertung (1875m) 6hrs. overnight at lhome stay

You can see two Buddhist Gumba and also Church also, both a Protestant and Catholic Church. Along a ridge top to the east, there is a Gomba. There is also a cremation ground for both Buddhists and Christians. The place has colorful flags. Shertung, which means ‘place of gold.’ According to a legend, two brothers searching for gold were led here by a dream, and thus, the settlement was born. The Tamang people have their own rich culture to show visitors.

They perform Jhankri or shaman dance, ghode or horse dance. There is a rumor that locals brought those traditions from Tibetan culture long ago. Jhankri (shaman) actively follows this territory with the worship of natural forces and indigenous people. Both Hindu and Buddhist practices bound the local deities.

Food BLD
Accomodation Home stay
Elevation 1875

Day 8 : Trek from Shertung to Jharlang (950m) 6hrs .overnight at home stay.

Ganesh Himal trek to Manidadan brings you breathtaking views of the Ganesh Himal range. You can see a stone through the entire Chalish village view on the back. From here, we are trekking to Deul Danda, Gobre village. There is rock climbing possible in Chhap Danda and Bandari Bhir. So, we recommend any rock climber who is willing to climb. However, there needs to be a basic infrastructure. First, we arrived at Borang village, mostly the Tamang people. We continued to Ukhum for lunch.

From here, we will work through the forest and cross the suspension bridge. After passing through Chhapchyat village, you finally get to Jharlang village (Ungul). It provides one of the best panoramic mountain views in the area. This village is Tamang village and has nearly 200 houses.

Food BLD
Accomodation Home stay
Elevation 950

Day 9 : Trek from Jharlang to Darkha Gaun (860m) 7hrs. over night at lodge.

We will start our Ganesh Himal trek after breakfast we will mostly walk downhill to Jharlang Phedi. We will pass by paddy terraces and surrounding landscapes, suspension bridges, and breathtaking views of Ankhu Khola. We go through Chyamchyat and Ri village, another riverside, to reach Darkha gaon. The mixed community lives here. The Brahmin people, Tamang, and a blacksmith live here.


Food BLD
Accomodation Home stay
Elevation 860

Day 10 : Drive from Darkha Gaun to Dhadingbesi (612m) 3hrs by jeep and after lunch drive to Kathmandu by jeep 4hrs.overnight at hotel with B/B plan

We will cross the Ankhu Khola and we will pass other small villages, Kintang Phedi, Katunje village, and Jyamrung village. This will make your stunning scenic drive have fabulous landscape surroundings. From Dhading, change another bus and drive back to Kathmandu.

Food BLB
Accomodation Lodge
Elevation 1350

Day 11 : Departure your own destination drove from to TIA by private transfer

When you will finish your program bcck to your destination With the end of the journey, the departure day has come. You will be transferred to the airport from the hotel by a representative from Himalayan Trekkers, a few hours before your scheduled flight.

Food Breakfast

Cost Includes

  • Hotel in Kathmandu with stander bed & breakfast
  • Your Meal (Breakfast-lunch-dinner) during the trek ,
  • One experience trekking guide & one porter for each two tourist.
  • All land lransportation from Kathmandu to Kathmandu
  • Langtang National Park permit
  • Ganesh Himal permit .
  • Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS)
  • Insurance for guide & porters
  • All accommodation during the trek available lodges. / camping tent .
  • Airport -hotel-airport transfer
  • Our service charge

Cost Excludes

  • Personal equipment for trekking
  • Personal insurance for travel to Nepal
  • Emergency rescue evacuation
  • Tipping (Tips) for guide & porter
  • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic drinks.
  • Sweet things like chocolate and desert.
  • Hot shower during the trekking.

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Ganesh Himal Trek

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