About Manaslu Circuit with Tsum Valley Trek

Manaslu Circuit with Tsum Valley Trek - Tsum Manaslu Valley Trekking Package

Manaslu Circuit with Tsum Valley Trek is a special trekking spot in Nepal. This trekking area is socially rich also the greatly mesmerizing Himalayan landscape can be seen here. It is an untouched valley and sacred Himalayan pilgrimage destination arranged in northern Gorkha region of Nepal.

Manaslu Trekking route is around 8163-meter-high Mount Manaslu is out of the blue place prevalent among wild trekking lovers. The Mountain Views in Nup Ri are staggering and notorious that you can't discover anywhere. Furthermore, Manaslu Circuit with Tsum Valley Trek involves a picturesque journey through the Middle Hills goes past Arughat at Soti Khola. The Manaslu trekking tour leads through various villages and ridges as it ascends to Philim.

The Tsum Valley is situated in the northern region of Gorkha locale. Tsum Valley Trekking trails individuals to the trans-Himalayan district behind Mt. Manaslu. On the other side, it sets against the lofty scenery of the Ganesh Himal (7,422m), Sringi Himal (7,187m) and Buddha Himal (6,672m). During the trek, enjoy stunning scenes and distinctive flora and fauna. This area additionally has exceptional magnificence with a rich mix culture of Nepal and Tibet that gives a genuine experience for trekkers to Nepal.

Manaslu Circuit with Tsum Valley Trekking Highlights:

  • Sightseeing at Kathmandu City
  • Mu Gompa & Gompa Lungdang
  • Green Tibetan Tsum Valley Trekking
  • Manaslu Trekking
  • Ganesh Himal Range
  • Know Tibetan Culture
  • Tibetan Buddhist Gompas
  • The Larkya La Pass (5400m)
  • Incredible view of Glaciers, Rock, Snow-capped Peaks, Lakes and more
  • Samdo & Sama Gaon Villages
  • Visit Milarepa Cave
  • Incredibly diverse Flora and Fauna, Scenery
  • Spectacular Himalayan Views

Besides, hilly regions, mountain peaks and valleys, while moving towards a plunging road, you will go by thick pinewoods and thereby, view various types of birds. Moreover, during the sunny days, you can also get to see some musk dears on the opposite side of the river. Philim offers you phenomenal scenes.

If this is not enough, trekkers will get the opportunity to enjoy strolling in the shady fir woods in Samagaon, followed by a short move to a plateau and the Shyala village. Magnificent mountains encompass us, Himal Chuli and Peak 29 (Ngadi Chuli) to one side, Manaslu, and substantial glaciers straight ahead, and snow summits to another side. At the most distant end of the village, sitting above the valley is the notable Sama monastery. Sama Gaon is a town occupied by the Tibetans and lies at the foot of Manaslu.

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Highlights

  • Sightseeing at Kathmandu City
  • Mu Gompa & Gompa Lungdang
  • Green Tibetan Tsum Valley Trekking
  • Manaslu Trekking
  • Ganesh Himal Range
  • Know Tibetan Culture
  • Tibetan Buddhist Gompas
  • The Larkya La Pass (5400m)
  • Incredible view of Glaciers, Rock, Snow-capped Peaks, Lakes and more
  • Samdo & Sama Gaon Villages
  • Visit Milarepa Cave
  • Incredibly diverse Flora and Fauna, Scenery
  • Spectacular Himalayan Views

Day to Day Itinerary

Welcome by our representative. Transfer to the hotel. Fresh in hotel and free time. Give itinerary and short briefing about Manaslu Circuit with Tsum Valley Trek Itinerary by Himalayan Asia Treks Trip Planner.
 Overnight in Kathmandu.

  • Accommodation: Three Star.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

In the morning after breakfast, we introduced your trek guide / leader. It will provide an opportunity to know your guide/leader and can ask questions about treks. After discussing with trek guide/leader, we start sightseeing tour. We provide private vehicle and guide for city sightseeing tour. We visit Swayambhunath Stupa, Boudhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple. Rest of our time is for shopping in near your hotel.
Overnight in Kathmandu.


  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Accommodation: Three Star.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

In morning, after taking breakfast at hotel, your guide come to pick up . This will take 6 hours along with Kathmandu –Pokhara highway (Prithivi Highway) till Dumre and right turn from there and reach Arughat.
Overnight in Arughat.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Arughat.
  • Altitude: 530m.

You trek over a flat leveled path along the bank of Budhi Gandaki River through mostly terraces, numerous villages, green hills, some pretty waterfalls and lush green forest. To reach Liding, the trail fluctuates uphill and downhill through forest of Sal, Chilaune and other local vegetation. Liding is a village that lies on the banks of the Budhi Gandaki.
Overnight in Sotikhola.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Sotikhola.
  • Altitude: 730m.

We reckon this takes about six hours. The meandering path passes through forest, villages, streams, pretty waterfalls and green valley’s until you reach Lapu Besi. This is a village mainly occupied by Mongolian inhabitants. Now you again traverse the zigzag path to reach Machha Khola and on to Khorlabeshi. There is a small market hereabouts with a few shops and lodges. Overnight in Machhakhola.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Machhakhola.
  • Altitude: 825m.

You cross the Machha Khola [Fish Stream] and head upstream to the tiny village of Khola Bensi and the hot springs at Tatopani. The trail is quite exposed and challenging in places. After a short section of forest path you reach the single teahouse at Doban. At Lauri, you cross the river on a suspension bridge, and then climb on a high path to the fields of Jagat, where you camp. Overnight in Jagat.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Jagat.
  • Altitude: 1330m.

The early part of trek moves gently uphill and then follows a flat leveled path. You cross a suspension bridge over Budhi Gandaki before you enter Philim. Philim is a big village mainly inhabited by the Gurungs. From Philim you climb a gradual uphill stopping for lunch at Ekle Bhatti. Lokpa is the first village as you enter the Tsum valley.
Overnight in Lokpa.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Lokpa.
  • Altitude: 2240m.

You take an ascending route to reach Chumling stopping for lunch along the way. Chumling is located on the south face of the Shingri Himal. This day you enjoy a pleasant visit to the Gompas of Chumling. This day is challenging as it is an ascending path that stretches on almost the entire route.
Overnight in Chumling.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Chumling.
  • Altitude: 2600m.

This is a tough and long day of walking but the scenic views of the valley amply compensates for the long walk. Chhokangparo is situated on a flat land and consists of 2 settlements, Chhokang and Paro. From here you can get superb views of the Ganesh Himal range. Some households practice polyandry down here. This area is prominent for its Tibetan Buddhist heritage.
Overnight in Chhokangparo.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Chhokangparo.
  • Altitude: 3010m.

This is a tough and long day of walking but the scenic views of the valley amply compensates for the long walk. Chhokangparo is situated on a flat land and consists of 2 settlements, Chhokang and Paro. From here you can get superb views of the Ganesh Himal range. Some households practice polyandry down here. This area is prominent for its Tibetan Buddhist heritage.
Overnight in Rachen Gumpa.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Rachen Gumpa.
  • Altitude: 3300m.

Nile is the last village heading north in the upper Tsum valley. This village is situated on the banks of the Shiar Khola and it consists of large number of households. Mu Gompa is home to a very old monastery and there are no village establishments here. It is located at the highest and farthest point in the Tsum valley. This trail is used to import and export things to and from Tibet. You may come across several yak trains supplying goods to local villages.
Overnight in Mu Gompa.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Mu Gompa.
  • Altitude: 3361m.

Today we can take excursions to the many snow covered peaks in the area for the most spectacular views of this trek. Take a Half day walk to the Nunnery and to a small pond a big further up to Nunnery. Or day a full day trek to Vajyo with your packed lunch as there are no places to buy our lunch.
Overnight in Mu. Gumpa.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Mu. Gumpa.
  • Altitude: 3361m.

On an entirely descending path. This day you can enjoy glimpses of the Punchen Himal that is unique in shape. This day you continue your descent by retracing the path from your ascent. Overnight in Rainjam.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Rainjam.
  • Altitude: 2600m.

On the way you can enjoy views of Manaslu and Ganesh Himal. Gomba Lungdang is home to a beautiful and large monastery that houses monks (all females). Men are not permitted in some areas of this monastery. The most spectacular sunrise through Ganesh Himal range is a magic moment. Overnight in Gomba Lungdang.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Gomba Lungdang.
  • Altitude: 3200m.

After Breakfast at Gumpa, we take downhill keep our unforgettable and very close views of Ganesh Himal range to Rainjam and then gradual up and down hill to Ripchet, Ripchet is a big village where there are about 70 families living, it’s one of the most laid back village in this region, You can find very simple home stays.
 Overnight at Ripchet.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Ripchet.

As you follow the descending route you will pass by fairly dense pine forest where many species of birds inhabit the forest. May see some Musk dears on the other side of the river on sunny days. Philim offers you excellent landscape and the village itself is live and some nice lodges .
Overnight in Philim.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Philim.
  • Altitude: 1700m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Ghap. We walk upstream of Deng river. The valley is still steep. We cross to the village of Lana and see some Mani stones. In Ghap, we found Tibetan culture with Mani stones and chortens all around.
Overnight in Ghap.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Ghap.
  • Altitude: 2160m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Lho. Today , you can enjoy with beautiful mountain views of Rupinala pass, Mt. Manaslu, Gorkha Himal, Saula Himal, Lajing Peak and other mountains. On the way , you pass small chorten, mani walls and prayer flags and monasteries. Overnight in Lho.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Lho.
  • Altitude: 3180m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Samagaon. We go down towards Damonan Khola and up towards fantastic plateau of Shyala. From here also , we can see some views of Manaslu, Himalchuli and more others. In this village, you can see some big and small monastery. Overnight in Samagaon.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Samagaon.
  • Altitude: 3530m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Samdo. We start our trek with climbing up towards Cho Chanda. We walk through desert path and windy path. From here , we can see magnificent view of Himlung Himal, Gyagi Kung Himal, Kang Kuru , Annapurna II , Cheo Himal, Simnang Himal, Ngdi Chuli and other peaks also. From this village , Tibet boarder is very near. Overnight in Samdo.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Samdo.
  • Altitude: 3690m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Dharmashala. We walk towards Dharmashala through walk down the edge through some fields and can see old Mani walls. We cross the wooden bridge over the Budi Gandaki and climb gradually up the valley.
Overnight in Dharmashala.

  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Dharmashala.
  • Altitude: 4470m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Bhimtang via Larke La passes. We leave Dharmashala early morning as it is longest part of trekking around Manaslu area. In starting , we walk steep descent path until Larkya La through rocky and windy path. We can see sunrise view from Larke peak and more peaks from here. On the way, we can see small ice lakes. 
Overnight in Bhimtang.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Bhimtang.
  • Altitude: 3720m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Dharapani. We descend the valley towards Burdin Khola. From this way, we can see an excellent view of Manaslu and Annapurna. We find rhododendron and pine forest on the way. We pass Tilje village, where we will find apple orchard and available local wine. It is our last day of trekking.
Overnight in Dharapani.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Tea House / Lodge.
  • Location: Dharapani.
  • Altitude: 1860m.

After taking breakfast, we start our trek towards Kathmandu. We will take a local jeep from Dharapani to Besisahar. After reaching Besisahar, we take a bus or Hiace and drive towards Kathmandu. Overnight in Kathmandu.


  • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
  • Accommodation: Three Star Hotel.
  • Location: Kathmandu.
  • Altitude: 1350m.

Keeping beautiful memories of Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek, Himalayan Asia Treks Staff will transfer to the airport as per your flight schedule.  

  • Meals: Breakfast.
  • Location: Kathmandu.

What's Included

  • Accommodation on BB basis in Kathmandu.
  • Ground transportation (Airport pick and drop, sightseeing by private).
  • Three times meals at trekking route.
  • Accommodation in Tea house or lodge in trekking route.
  • Government licensed English speaking guide.
  • Porter (one porter for two person and carry 20 kg.
  • All necessary paper work like Permit and TIMS card (Trekkers information management system).
  • Travel and rescue arrangement.
  • Twenty four call assistance by our office representative.
  • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali restaurant.
  • Meals in Kathmandu.
  • Any type of insurance.
  • Any type of flight fare.
  • Personal nature expenses like bar bills, water, tea coffee, shower, laundry, wi fi in trekking route.
  • Tips.
  • Any extra cost which is not mentioned in Cost includes column.
  • Extra day for natural calamities like flood, landslide, flight cancellation.

Useful Information

Nepal Information:
Nepal is landlocked country located between India and Tibet autonomous region of China. It have highest peak of the world name Mt Everest (Sagarmatha) and eight peaks of the world’s ten highest peaks. It is birthplace of Gautam Buddha place name is Lumbini.
Nepal is small country but tremendous geographic diversity. It rises from Fifty nine meters to eight thousand eight hundred forty eight meters. Nepal is divided into three part Terai, Hill and mountain regions.
In here, the first language is Nepal (Devanagari script) and one hundred twenty three languages. The official language of Nepal is called Nepali.

Passport and Visa:
First thing for travelling anywhere, you need valid passport with at least six months. You can obtain visa for Nepal from Nepalese consulates or on arrival in Kathmandu or other boarders or most reliable source of information is currently the Department of Immigration Nepal If you fill online form and bring with you, then it would be easier to get visa in any Nepal boarder.

Weather:
Nepal’s climate varies with its topography and altitude. The low land Terai area has hot and humid climate that can rise above 40 degree Celsius during summer, middle region weather is pleasant almost all the year and northern region temperature is always cold.

Nepal has four seasons:
Spring: Mar-May: The temperature is good in this season and many flower blossom and best season for trekking.
Summer: (Jun-Aug): Monsoon season in Nepal, weather is hot and wet at times.
Autumn: (Sep-Nov): This is the best season for tour and trek in Nepal. In that time, weather is highly pleasant so are the mountains and Himalaya. This is also season of festivals as Nepal celebrates the biggest festival Nepali name Dashain and Tihar.

Best Time to Go Trekking in Nepal:
The best to do trekking in Nepal is September to November and March to May. December and January is also possible to do trekking but winter season so it would be cold and snowfall, we can suggest lower part of mountain trekking. June, July and August is raining season so we suggest contacting us for best trek.

Is it suitable trekking for me?
If you are physically fit and love to walk then you can choose any trekking itinerary from our website to suit you. If you choose long day’s program, then you have t walk more days in mountain. All trekking program can see in our website. We suggest while going trek, please took one professional guide and if you cannot carry your luggage then took one porter also. If you need more question about suitable trekking package in Nepal for you, please drop email or contact us in social sites also.

Currency:
The Nepalese currency called Rupees. For exchanging your currency into local currency, can visit Bank, govt. licensed holder Money Exchange.

Insurance:
We told all our clients to do travel insurance before leaving your home country with showing your travel itinerary. Their insurance must covered medical, personal accident, loss of gears, emergency evacuation, and damage or lost their luggage and etc.

Hotel/ Accommodation on Trekking in Nepal:
We provide to our client in City area best three star (above three star is on client requested) and lodge/teahouse during the trek. A Teahouse/lodge is the combination of guest house and restaurant where rooms are normally decorated and available bed, pillow and blankets. In every trekking route, we provide only teahouse/lodge because there is no availability of deluxe hotel.

Meals Trekking in Nepal:
The meal which is provided in trekking area is included breakfast, lunch and dinner. We provide breakfast and dinner where you stay overnights and our guide will choose restaurant for lunch on the way. Our guide and other staff always give priority t served delicious, hygienic and each place special food. We recommended you to bring water purification tablets.

Guide and porter Trekking in Nepal:
We provide you best staff to you who have good experience and government license. In a group, we provide one guide till 16 pax and one porter for each two person. One porter carries 20 kg .

Personal Expenses Trekking in Nepal:
Personal expenses means which is not covered your package column cost include. Normally, you have to pay for table drinks (alcoholic/nonalcoholic beverages), snacks (on the trek), tips, souvenirs, hot showers and extra day if flight cancelled or any other natural disasters.

Some do’s and do not’s Trekking in Nepal:
Respect local culture and people.
The Nepalese people are friendly and hospitalize by nature so you do not have difficulty to adjust in here.
While you are entering in Temple and monasteries, just check in some temple not allowed entering for non-Hindus. If there is permitted to enter, please do not wear leather things and walk in Temple and Stupas clockwise. Before taking photograph, please ask authorized person for permission.

What do I need for trekking?/ Packing list :
-Day pack (rucksack)
-Light weight and warm trousers.
-Socks.
-Sun hats and gloves.
-Full- sleeves t shirt.
-Warm jackets.
-Waterproof jacket, trousers and bag cover.
-Light weight cotton clothing.
-Waterproof or windcheater jacket.
-Knee supports.
-Sun glasses.
-Sun cream and lip protector.
-A one liter hard Water bottle.
-Batteries
-Flash light
-Down jacket
- Sleeping bag and duffel bag will provide by our company have to return.
-Trekking shoes or boots.
-A pair of sandals.