Ganesh Himal Trek

Trip CostUS$ 700 (Per Person)
  • Duration 12 Days
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty Moderate
  • Activity Trekking
  • Best Month:March - June & Sept - December
  • Group Size:01- 15People In Group
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Ganesh Himal trek is considering as one of the best home stay trekking route in Ganesh himal region situated at north- west part from Kathmandu which stands between the two most popular trekking destinations like Annapurna region and Manaslu region. This hidden valley offers to explore the unique Gurung and Tamang culture and life style of their community. This area is the core settlement of Tamang community in Nepal. the trekking leads us through the beautiful villages with wild  as we hiking on up to the valley we  get ultimate Himalaya experiences while walking through the traditional Tibetan monasteries with the landscapes, many walls along the way. The people are very friendly with amazing hospitality in Ganesh Himal region. Trekking to Ganesh himal is literally one of the best trekking destinations for nature lovers where you get a chance to stay with local people like your own home, fabulous local culture and tradition makes your trip amazing and life changing journey. Trekking in this area you get a good opportunity to cross the Magne Pass (3800m) to see the sunset and sunrise views, Magne pass is one of the best view points to catch the mountains view of Langtang Range, Annapurna range, Ganesh Himal and Manslu range. Crossing this wonderful land than our journey gradually goes down through the Tamang villages like Dunce and Arkhet Bazzar where the path engaged with Manaslu region than next day we take a vehicle back to Kathmandu.  

The short and suitable trek you can be done throughout the year please Join with your local travel partner Alpine Ramble to make it happens once in life time, We ensure that your safety and security while trekking with our expert team in Nepal Himalaya. We sure that trekking with us you will get fully satisfy with our expert trekking guides who care your safety and security during the trekking in Himalaya Nepal. Alpine Ramble would be customized your trip itinerary according to your time setting and budget, please let us know your best time and budget for this trek.

Outline Day to Day Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu 1350m/4428ft.
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing.

  • Day 03: Drive to Syabrubesi 1470m-6 hrs by bus.
  • Day 04: Trek to Gatlang Village 2430m-5hrs.
  • Day 05: trek to Somdang 3210m-5hrs.
  • Day 06: Pass the Passang dada (3815m) and trek to Tipling.
  • Day 07: Trek to Neber gaun 2220m-5hrs.
  • Day 08: Trek to Lapchet 1830m-4hrs.
  • Day 09: Trek to Khading 2020m-5hrrs.
  • Day 10: Trek to Dunchet 1500m-6hrs.
  • Day 11: Trek to Arughat 750m-4 hrs.
  • Day 12: Drive to Kathmandu 6/7 hrs.

Detail Itineraries

  • Day 01:Arrival at Kathmandu 1350m/4428ft. Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International airport, you’ll be received by our official representative then transfer to hotel.
  • Day 02:Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing.
 today is a day to explore the beautiful Kathmandu valley. Our tour guide will take into the Kathmandu valley for sightseeing. Where you will visit: Pashupatinath Temple, Bauddhanath Stupa and Bhaktapur Durbar-square, Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 03:Drive to Syabrubesi 1470m-6 hrs by bus. Today we have scenic drive to Syabrubesi, the bus passes through the epic villages and sights of the snowy mountains on clear days. The initial section of the drive is relatively pleasant to Trishuli bazzar, and short ascends to Dunche and slowly dropping down to Syabrubesi, as you reach the Syabrubesi there, you are having fresh mountain air and feeling so much awesome for upwards, overnight at lodge.
  • Day 04:Trek to Gatlang Village 2430m-5hrs. After having the morning breakfast trek start towards chawtar, we will take lunch on the way , after lunch path goes to flat on to Gatlang Village the Tamang settlement, overnight at lodge.
  • Day 05:trek to Somdang 3210m-5hrs. Today trek towards Yuri kharka passing through the pine and rhododendron forest, we will have lunch at Kharka and we continue towards Khurpu Banjyang (3570m) passing the hill we descend down to Somdang village,overnight at lodge.
  • Day 06:Pass the Passang dada (3815m) and trek to Tipling. Today we start early in the morning after breakfast, trails passing through the pine and rhododendron forest as we reach Pangsang this is one of the greatest view point from here you see magnificent Ganesh Himal range,langtang range and Manaslu view then we descend village of Tipling the Tamang community inhabit the village and mixed religions can be interesting , overnight at lodge.
  • Day 07:Trek to Neber gaun 2220m-5hrs. We descend through the villages and cross the bridge then we ascend to Neber gaun. We have scenic view on the way and beautiful landscape seeing Ganesh Himal more closely from Neber gaun, this village is Tamang settlement it is very rich for tamang traditional and cultural, over night at lodge.
  • Day 08:Trek to Lapchet 1830m-4hrs. We have scenic walk through the hills we cross the some stunning view points and some suspension bridge and walk along the typical villages Richet, Kapur Gaun. After Pass the Kapur gaun then trails descend to river and we cross a suspension bridge and start again 200m ascend to get Lapchet, over night at Home stay.
  • Day 09:Trek to Khading 2020m-5hrrs. Today trek is one of the most important day, this trails start from little climb to flat land, after short ascend to next point there is really beautiful view point where you can see panorama mountain view and green valley, as you cross the suspension bridge then trek will start to gently climb again for an hour climb, after that you are in Khading village, The Khading village is one of the most important town for see the gurung culture and traditional, the community people will be warm welcoming us to entry the village, and every nights has very interesting culture show program which is especially for the guests. And singing dancing in culture program makes us more memorable this trip,
  • Day 10:Trek to Dunchet 1500m-6hrs. Today we walk through the jungle firstly it will be gently climb to Mangne goauth ,it is a one of the best view point ever . from here you can magnificient Ganesh himal view and Langtang himal range, after this we are descend to Dunchet, this is a largest Tamang community village, very ethnic culture and rich traditional village ever, then time to explore the village in evening, overnigjt at lodge.
  • Day 11:Trek to Arughat 750m-4 hrs. Trek down to Arughat, passing through the many Tamang and Gurung community villages around then we will cros the some suspension bridge to get the Arkhet Bazzar where we have a lunch and we process continue to Arughat, overnight at lodge.
  • Day 12:Drive to Kathmandu 6/7 hrs. We have scenic drive to Kathmandu the road follows the Bhudi Ghandaki river thi river is one of the largest river in this area, after a beautiful drive from Arughat to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel.

Cost Includes

  • International and domestic Airport pick-up and drop-off  and all transportation by tourist bus & private vehicle in city.
  •  Kathmandu valley sightseeing with tour guide. 
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner with hot drinks) during the trek in Himalaya.
  • A highly experiences and knowledgeable english speaking guide and a porter.
  • All Food, Accommodation, Insurance and transportation for porter and your guide.
  • All required permits
  • Accommodation 2 night standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • tea house lodge during the trek
  • Arranged an emergency helicopter services (paid by your travel insurance)
  • Trekking equipment such as Sleeping bag, down jacket etc.. on return basic
  • Exclusives First aids box.
  • Kathmandu-to-Kathmandu by local vehicle .
  • Assistant guide group size more than 4 people in a group.
  • Fare-well Dinner at typical Nepali restaurant in Kathmandu.   

Cost Excludes

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa on arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport – Kathmandu). $25 USD for 15 days Visa.
  •  Extra accommodation and meals behind schedule
  •  Extra drinks as alcoholic & non-alcoholic
  •  International airfare from and to Kathmandu
  •  Hot shower during the trek.
  •  Travel insurance 
  • Tips for guide and porter

Clients Reviews

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    Canada Published: Tuesday, November 28, 2017

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    Canada Published: Monday, November 27, 2017

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Trip Note

Personal Travel Insurance

Travel insurance is compulsory for all the Clients undertaking any activities. It will be provided adequate protection tour to cover personal injury, death, medical expenses, repatriation expenses, helicopter rescue, and any kind of illness will be cover in insurance package. Alpine Ramble strongly recommends you to buy an insurance package through a reliable insurance company in your city or country.

Health and Fitness requirement

Ruby valley trek is moderate trekking destination for every trekker who loves to enjoy and explore the beautiful landscape on this planet. This trek basically starts from low land to high land as you are hiking in these areas than you have to fit yourself. We mainly concern your physical fitness to complete the journey.  The every day trek prefers 4/5 hours in day light. As you hiking up to the high altitude than you have to prepared by physically and mentality to be succeeding the trip, our provision is making your trip reliable and remarkable without any problems in every step to steps with your wealth health. Our first priority is safety for your entire trip. you Should convenience yourself to take some pre-training course of trek which could be great helped you, considering the some physical exercise like jogging, running, climb stair-case, cycling, swimming and hitting gym etc.

Accommodation during the Trek

Accommodation in Kathmandu, you would be staying in best hotel basically on 3 stars, in twin-sharing basis. But Accommodations in trekking  is simple and comfortable beds room with sharing two persons sometime  if you are single you get single bed room as well with hygienic food, Every trekking routes has fixed menu and hotel system by local management community at in area

Passport and Visa

Every client must have a veiled passport from return date with at 6 month prior validity in Nepalese consulate in your country or immigration office Tribhuban airport in Kathmandu.

Meals and Drinking Water

In popular trekking areas like Annapurna, Everest, Langtang and Manaslu have menu system with different ethnic cuisines foods as well as western meals you can see on the Menu, you could pick up any kinds of meal as you like to eat from the Menu. But some places provide you typical Nepali meals which are different types of international meals. These are prepared by local supplement. Every tourist Lodge has well trained cook basically attention for clean, hygienic, fresh and nice testy foods. We can even enjoy hot chocolates; variety of breads, variety of drinks, and every lodge have safe drinking water or minerals bottles of water you could buy there. If you buy water purification tablet from Kathmandu you can take water from tap and purify by yourself this will be cheaper and controlled to plastic pollution as well.

Trekking Equipment

What you should to carry before your departure on your trip.
a. Daypack up to 40 litre,Down Jacket,Seasons sleeping bag
b. Sun head or Gulf cap,Sun glasses,Headlamp or torch light
c. Ear-muffs ,Sun Lotions /Sun cream .
d. 1Pair liner gloves thin wool or synthetic.
e. 2Cotton t-shirts, 1Synthetic t-shirt. 
f. 2Long sleeve polyester or synthetic lightweight for sunny days. 
g. Zipper provides addition venting options which are good for changing temperatures. 
h. 1Soft shell jacket water & wind resist. 
i. 1Women swimming dress bathing in Hot spring. 
g. Inner cloths as you need

Lower Body-Legs. 
a. 1Pair nylon hiking short paints, 1Pair cotton paints.
b. 1Pair soft shell pants – synthetic, full zip from top and bottom preferable.

a. 2Pair of loner socks, synthetic, 1Pairs woolen socks wearing on evening and 1Pair light sport shoe.

b. Imodium or Pepto Bismo capsules for upset stomach or diarrheal. 
c. Diamox for altitude sickness. Guide will help you to take it.
d. 1Small personal sized first-aid kit with blister treatments such as mole skin, bands,Anti-infection ointments, etc. First Aid Kits. 
e. Alpine Ramble will provide you more medical for the trip.


The Ruby valley trek areas embrace the entire typical local villages of Ruby valley areas of Nepal. Future generations have just as much of a right to appreciate it as we do. This area provides you blooming spectacular view the trails along the lower valleys usually weave through fields. And reaching the upper valley seeing wild animals and excellent Mountain View,

Best Season

Best season is in spring (March to May) and autumn (September to November) these months are the best time for this trip. The weather will be sunny and warm with outstanding scenery view. If you wish to avoid crowds this trip during in winter (Dec., Jan. and Feb.) could also be the best options.

Hotels in Kathmandu

Alpine Ramble will provide you standard level hotel with breakfast. We also book the hotel according to your choice. Please let us know if you have any plans as per your choice. 5 stars hotels are in Kathmandu: Hyatt regency, Yak &Yeti, De’l Annapurna, The Everest Hotel, The Malla hotel, and any kind of hotels.

Trip Start Dates and Cost

Alpine Ramble pvt.ldt, would like to customize your trip itinerary according to your time and budget. Please contact us for your customized departure date. For more detail please email us

Responsible in Tourism

Our experience field staffs/team strongly believes that we all are equally responsible to act in favor of the local culture and environment. We would like to follow the important role following bellow. 
a. please respect the local people and their laws, custom and their beliefs
b. please always ask your guides for permission before doing something in the local community. 
c. please support the keep environment clean, wherever you would travel and dispose of rubbish
d. please help the local community to encourage positive sides of tourism as long as possible.