Tsum Valley Trekking

 Tsum Valley Trekking

Tsum valley is newly opened trekking route in northen Gorkha of Nepal. Alternatively called the "hidden valley", Tsum valley is located nearby Nepal China boarder. The remote Tsum valley is nestled between Baudha Himal and Hima Chuli to the wes.  The south and Sringi Himal to the north. Because of its distant location and inadequate information and promotion, the trekking route to this region was only opened in October, 2007.

"Tsum Valley’ which is derived from the Tibetan word ’Tsombo’ means vivid. True to its meaning, the Tsum valley continues to guard its distinct and natural treasures of clear streams, teeming vegetation, towering mountains, cascading waterfalls, unspoiled hot springs and ancient relics. One of most interesting features of this Tsum Valley trek is the people with their unique culture and age-old lifestyles that they still follow. Tsum valley trekking offers the unique and wilderness culture, landscape and beautiful mountain views. Spring and autumn are the best season to trek in this area and it is the wise selection for holidays in the wildness area of the Himalayas.

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Facts of Trip:

  • Trip Destination: Tsum Valley Trekking
  • Group Size: 2+
  • Highest Altitude: 4060m
  • Grade: 3
  • Transportation: Drive
  • Type of Tour: Camping/lodge
  • Trekking Hour: 6/7hrs
  • Total Days: 19 Days
  • Trip Cost: on request

Trip Day to Day Itineary

Day 1:    Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 2:    From Kathmandu drive to Arughat Bazaar (8-9 hrs)
Day 3:    Arughat to Soti Khola (6-7 hrs)
Day 4:    Soti Khola to Machha Khola (6-7 Hrs)
Day 5:    Machha Khola to Doban (6-7 hrs)
Day 6:    Doban to Philim (6 hrs)
Day 7:    Philim to Chumling (Lower Tsum) (7 hrs)
Day 8:    Chumling to Chhokangparo (Upper Tsum) (5-6 hrs)
Day 9:    Chhokangparo to Nile/Chhule, visit Milarepa Piren Phu Cave on the way (6-7 hrs)
Day 10:  Nile/Chhule to Mu Gompa (3700 m), visit Dhephyudonma Gompa (4060 m) (4 hrs)
Day 11:  Extra day for excursion
Day 12:  Mu Gompa to Rachen Gompa, visit Gonhgye Gompa (Nyigma-pa Buddhist sect) (5 hrs)
Day 13:  Rachen Gompa to Dumje (6-7 hrs)
Day 14:  Dumje to Philim (cross Ripchet) (6-7 hrs)
Day 15:  Philim to Tatopani (6-7 hrs)
Day 16:  Tatopani to Soti Khola (6-7 hrs)
Day 17:  Soti Khola to Arughat Bazar (6-7 hrs)
Day 18:  Arughat Bazar drive to Kathmandu (8-9 hrs)
Day 19:  Depart Kathmandu

Trip Cost Details

Trip Cost Include

  • 4 Night 3 star hotel in kathmandu
  • Government licensed Trekking  guide  and Crew boy
  • Cook, kitchen boys , spare boys If required
  • Porters equipment & sleeping tent and their wages
  • Airport pick up and drop
  • Foods and Accommodation in tents while you are camping trek
  • Foods during the trek ,3 meals a day with tea coffee
  • 2 men tent, Dinning tent/kitchen tent, toilet tent Foam mattress, while you are camping trek
  • All necessary kitchen utensils and tables, chairs
  • National Park fee, TIMS Permit
  • Insurance for Nepalese staff and porters during the trip
  • Local transport to KTM-Arughat-KTM
  • Special trekking  permit  if required Area

Trip Cost Exclude

  • Lunch & Dinner during Kathmandu stay
  • Personal trekking  warm clothes, sleeping bag
  • High risk medical insurance
  • International air ticket.
  • Alcohol , beverages & telephone calls
  • Emergency rescue evacuation if needed.
  • Tips (end of the trip) for your trekking staff and porters
  • f bad weather and other natural disasters circumstance makes your trip longer than our estimate itinerary and the cost will be extra!

Fixed Departure Dates

S.N. Start Date End Date Status Pax Book Remarks

Trip Information & Equipments

Moderate and  High passes Altitude Trekking (3500-6000M)
  • XL /M size Duffle Bag
  • Rucksack (40ltr-55ltr)
  • Down Jacket
  • Water proof Jacket
  • Jumper or pile jacket
  • Hiking shirts
  • Hiking pants
  • T-shirts
  • Full –Sleeves shirts
  • Sun hat
  • Personal towel
  • Sleeping bag – 20 avobe  (3/4 season)
  • Camp shoes
  • Rain poncho or Umbrella(if you are summer travel)
  • Plastics for cover your personal bag when gets rain
  • Polypropylene /wool socks
  • Water bottle
  • Flash light
  • Batteries and bulbs
  • Medical& First-aid kit
  • Swiss army knife
  • Sewing kit
  • Light weight fleece jacket
  • Wool long under wear
  • Light cotton socks for under wools socks
  • Woolen socks to wear with boots
  • Mountain trekking boots/ water prove shoes
  • Insulated pants
  • Nylon wind stopper
  • Nylon wind pants
  • Long under ware
  • Woolen hat
  • Gloves /fleece/mitten
  • Gaiters
  • Goggles or sunglass UV protected
  • Sun block
  • Toiletries
    • Camera /memory stucks
    • 1 medium sized quick drying towel
    • Toothbrush/paste (preferably biodegradable)
    • Multipurpose soap (preferably biodegradable)
    • Deodorant
    • Nail clippers
    • Face and body moisturizer
    • Feminine hygiene products
    • lip balls/ sun creams UV protect
    • Mosquito protect creams (required only summer)
    • Personal your nature things
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Himalayan Ecstasy Nepal Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd.
Thamel, Kathmandu,Nepal
(Opposit the Pilgrim book shop)
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