Nepal: Exploration Tsum Valley Trekking SA01

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The Tsum Valley trekking is a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage valley situated in a trans-Himalayan region of Gorkha, Nepal. The Tsum Valley's acquaintance with Tibet, natural beauty and its pristine culture make this trekking unique.

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Key Information

Travel Style: Private Tour
Start Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
End Location: Kathmandu, Nepal
Accommodation: Camping
Period: Spring, Summer and Autumn
Difficulty: Suitable for Most Travellers

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The Tsum Valley trekking is a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage valley situated in a trans-Himalayan region of Gorkha, Nepal. The Tsum Valley's acquaintance with Tibet, natural beauty and its pristine culture make this trekking unique. Tsum comes from the Tibetan word 'Tsombo', which means vivid. This Himalayan valley is rich in ancient art, culture, and religion. The local people are mostly of Tibetan origin and seak a unique dialect.
Trails are strewn with artistic chortens and lined with many walls made of thousands of stone slabs carved with deities and prayers. The Tsum valley has a long history of Buddhism. The Buddhist saint Milarepa is believed to have meditated in the caves of there mountains. Traditionally Tsum valley was a culturally distinct geographical area called 'Tsum Tso Chuksum', which means thirteen provinces ruled as a single territory as a result, the unique culture of this valley has remained intact.

Description

A full day by day itinerary will be provided by the tour operator when you make an enquiry about this holiday.

Includes
- Transfers and transport
- Hotel accommodation
- Guide
- Trekking and camping equipment
- Meals and soft drinks

Excludes
- Flights
- Personal expenses eg visa, tips, drinks etc

Prices per person - please submit an enquiry to receive a personalized itinerary and costs.

Itinerary
Day 01. Arrival and transfer to hotel overnight at hotel
Day 02. Sightseeing around Kathmandu overnight at hotel
Day 03. Kathmandu drive bus to Arughat (535m)
Day 04. Arughat trek to Liding (860m)
Day 05. Liding trek to Machhalkola (930m)
Day 06. Machhalkola trek to Jagat (1410m)
Day 07. Jagat trek to Lakpa (2040m)
Day 08. Lakpa trek to Chumling (2361m)
Day 09. Chumling trek to Chhokangparo (3010m)
Day 10. Chhokangparo trek to Chhule-Nile (3361m)
Day 11. Chhule-Nile trek to Mu Gompa (3700m)
Day 12. Mu Gompa trek to Rachen Gompa (3240m)
Day 13. Rachen Gompa trek to Dumje (2440m)
Day 14. Dumje trek to Gumba Lungdang (3200m)
Day 15. Gumba Lungdang trek to Ripchet (2468m)
Day 16. Ripchet trek to Dobhan (1070m)
Day 17. Dobhan trek to Soti khola (720m)
Day 18. Soti Khola trek to Arughat (535m)
Day 19. Arughat drive bus to Kathmandu
Day 20. Bhaktapur & Patan sightseeing and return