Trip Code: GTV
Tsum Valley is a beautiful Himalayan valley situated in northern Gorkha, Nepal. Against the majestic backdrop of the Ganesh Himal and Sringi Himal, and Boudha mountain ranges, this serene Himalayan valley is rich in ancient art, culture and religion. The Tsum Valley is bounded by three high passes- the Ngula Dhoj Hyang (5093m) to the west and Yamdro Pass (5326m) to the north. Trekking trail to Tsum Valley is spread out with beautiful chortens and dotted with mani walls carried with sketches of deities and inscribed with prayers. The local people are immigrated from Tibet long time back and speak unique dialect. They follow Bon religion. The trek starts at Arughat and the trail follows the serpentine Budi Gandaki River until it reaches the plateau-like Tsum Valley with magnificent views of the Ganesh Himal and other mesmerizing peaks.
Trek to Tsum valley is accessible via two routes: one passing through Chumchet and another from Lokpa. Both the routes entails steep uphill climb of over 1500 m. from the surface of the valley. Due to its remoteness and difficulty for trekking, this sacred valley and its people have been isolated from mainstream of development for centuries. As a result, the extraordinary culture of this valley has remained intact. The valley is enriched in wildlife, especially the Himalayan Thar and Blue Sheep which flocks in herds of 50 to 200. Hunting, fishing is not prohibited in the Tsum Valley. The valley also brags some ancient and historic monasteries, that includes Rachen Gumba (3360m) and Mu Gumba, which perch on a small plateau situated in the lap of the valley, and Gumba Lungdang, situated at the elevation of 3370m of a conical hill opposite to the main slope of Ganesh Himal. While on trek you will visit the biggest and most popular woman’s Monastery in Rachen Gompa and in Gumba Lumdang .Besides you will also visit another biggest Monks’ Monastery at Mu Gompa (3700m) and Milarepa cave where Milarepa is believed to have meditated, situated near the Rachen Gompa
Tea house or Home Stay facility is available in Tsum valley. Tea house trek to Tsum valley is comparatively least cost so that it is affordable for most of the trekkers. In tea house trekking, you will simply find accommodation and local foods.
Recently introduced wild & unexplored trekking area in Gorkha, Inhabitants are Tibetan origin, Stunning landscape, experience Buddhist culture, tradition & dialect, the valley is dotted with Buddhist monasteries, chortens & mani walls, local people still practice polyandry system of marriage
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