Ganesh Himal Trekking Tour

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  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • duration 14 days
  • tour type Group
  • minimum participants 2
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu, Nepal
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HIGHLIGHTS
  • Espectacular View of the Ghanesh Himal Range.
  • Explore Ruby Valley.
  • Explore virgin Nepali culture and villages.
The big mountain scenery of Manaslu and Ganesh is astonishing. There’s the two-horned massif of Manaslu (8156m), the circumnavigation of which is a meditation on the wonders of Himalayan geology. There’s Ganesh Himal (7406m), named for the serpentine southern ridge that evokes the elephant-headed Hindu god of good fortune. And then there’s Himalchuli (7893m), which rises an incredible 7000m from the Marsyangdi River. Nestled in between these Himalayan giants are villages that draw from Hindu and Buddhist influences. Add a sprinkling of butterflies amidst forests from sal to pine, and you’ll be convinced you’ll catch a sight of the shy red panda.

Ganesh Himal have long been overshadowed by the established trekking regions to either side. But both the ‘spirit mountain’ and the ‘elephant mountain’ are so spectacular, and so easily accessible by bus, it’s a mystery why it’s taken so long for guides and trekkers to discover them.

You can also enjoy a culturally enchanting home stay with the Tamangs, the original horse traders of Nepal. The adventurous can venture higher for a ‘walk in the clouds’ above Tiru Danda, from where gorgeous views stretch from the Annapurnas to Ganesh Himal.

With a variety to rival the Annapurna region, it’s no exaggeration to say Manaslu’s time has come. Forget the jams of the more established routes. Barring the busy tea houses, you’ll have the trails here mostly to yourself – if you don’t mind sharing it with blue sheep, langurs, yaks andthe myriad butterflies weaving in and out of the thundering waterfalls.
CUSTOMER REVIEWS ABOUT OUTSHINE ADVENTURE PVT LTD
5 - Excellent
Based on 52 reviews
  • Anonymous
  • From Argentina
  • On Jun 22 2015
5 - Excellent
Review for another Outshine Adventure Pvt Ltd tour
“Quede muy conforme con toda la organizacion de la empresa. En cuanto pueda voy a volver a repetir la expriencia y con la misma empresa. Hablan espaol , cosa que ayuda mucho para que uno se pueda comunicar facilmente.”
  • Amanda
  • From Singapore
  • On Jun 22 2015
5 - Excellent
Amanda's review for another Outshine Adventure Pvt Ltd tour
“We didn't manage to do the full EBC trek as we were running on a tight schedule. Gokul and his team were very helpful and planned a shorter itinerary around the region for us, and personally brought us out for a traditional Nepalese dinner/cultural performance on the last night. Truly an unforgettable experience! :) ”
  • Anonymous
  • From Australia
  • On Dec 05 2018
5 - Excellent
Review for another Outshine Adventure Pvt Ltd tour
“Just completed a fabulous trip to Everest Base Camp. Everything was very well organised down to the finest detail. The pre trip information was accurate and response to all queries was fast. Our guide, Gange was excellent in all respects and provided great customer care. Mr Gokul, who runs the company, was extremely helpful and was always available to help or answer any questions.

When one of our party who experienced a medical issue after reaching base camp, he stepped in to arrange helicopter evac and coordinated with the insurance Company. He even went to see that person once they arrived at the hospital in Kathmandu!

I will certainly be recommending Outshine to anyone I know who would like to visit Nepal. They far exceeded my expectations - a great company with great people

Nigel”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Trek from Kathmandu to Betrawati via Trishuli Bazar
  • Day 2: Trek from Betrawati to Kispang (1,600m)
  • Day 3: Trek from Kispang to Thulo Chaur (2,200m)
  • Day 4: Trek from Thulo Chaur to Gonga (2,900m)
  • Day 5: Gonga - Rupchet (3,635m) the base camp of Shing La Top
  • Day 6: Rupchet - Shing La Top (4,100m) - Kharka (2,500m)
  • Day 7: Trek from Forest Camp to Pangsang La Bangyang (4,100m)
  • Day 8: Trek from Pangsang La Bangyang to Tipling (2,000m)
  • Day 9: Trek from Tipling to Borang (1,700m)
  • Day 10: Trek from Borang to Jharlang (1,700m)
  • Day 11: Trek from Jharlang to Kintang Phedi (1,200m)
  • Day 12: Trek from Kintang Phedi to Khahare (1,000m)
  • Day 13: Trek from Khahare to Dhading Bensi (700m)
  • Day 14: Drive back to Kathmandu from Dhading bensi
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • 1. Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car.
  • 2. Standard accommodation at hotel in Kathmandu breakfast included. 3Nights in Package.
  • 3. Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private car.
  • 4. All your standard Meals during the trek.
  • 5. Best available Lodges, Guesthouses ( Home Stay most of the time) accommodation during the trek.
  • 6. Local licensed English speaking Guide.
  • 7. The required number of local staff and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek. One porter for two people, weight limit will be 25-30 Kg Per Porter.
  • 8. Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments, medicine for all trekking staffs.
  • 9. Trekking Permits.
  • 10. Down Jacket and sleeping bag by Outshine Adventure.
  • 11. Surface transfer from and to Kathmandu.
  • 12. All our government taxes.
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • 1. Lunch and dinner whilst in Kathmandu and Pokhara.
  • 2. Your travel insurance.
  • 3. Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
  • 4. Personal trekking Equipments.
  • 5. Tips for trekking staff and driver-tipping are expected.
  • 6. Sightseeing/Monuments entrance fees in Kathmandu.
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CANCELLATION

Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.

QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS Find answers to the most frequently asked questions about this tour.
  • How much money do I need to bring with me?

    Your personal budget obviously depends on your spending habits and what is included in your trip cost. If accommodation is included, but meals are not, we would suggest that you bring around 30 USD per day per person for meals. Having a hot shower or charging your device sometimes costs extra. There are also sometimes small crafts/souvenirs to buy along the trekking route which you may want to bring extra money for. Also, consider whether you would be staying in Kathmandu or Pokhara before or after your trek.

  • Is quarantine in Nepal in effect for arriving visitors?

    In response to the current Covid situation, rules for arriving visitors may change frequently and sometimes without notice. Please check the government travel pages and advisories of your home country and the official website of the Nepal Tourism board here.

  • What happens if someone gets altitude sickness, does the rest of the group continue on?

    It depends on the situation. Sometimes, altitude sickness can be treated and the trekker may wish to continue. If not, the rest of the group can continue on if they want and the sick person can descend.

  • How does it work with a porter?

    Generally, the porter will pick up the baggage in the morning and drop it at the hotel in the evening. You will not always be walking with your porter or have access to your bag during the day, while trekking. 

  • Is a visa on arrival available?

    Typically, yes. However, in response to the current Covid situation, rules for arriving visitors may change frequently and sometimes without notice. It may be necessary to obtain a tourist visa in your own country before travel. For updated information on visas, please check the Nepal Tourism Board and the Government of Nepal Immigration websites.

     

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