Ganesh Himal Trek

Ganesh Himal Trek is non-touristic trekking trail in Nepal of the remote Himalayan part. It is one of the isolated and least explored areas in Nepal Himalayas. The terraced hills, the lush forests, diverse topography, and Tamang culture are the essence that makes this trekking a worthy one. This trek gives visitors an opportunity to observe the rich Nepalese cultural tradition from the closest quarter and intermingle with the local people. Trekking in this region, you will have an opportunity to explore the exotic views of its flora and fauna, especially during the spring season. The unexplored area is concealed between the popular destinations in the Langtang region and the Manaslu conservation area. Breathtaking trekking goes through a little-explored area of Nepal with stunning scenery and friendly villagers. We will walk past terraced farms and high altitude settlements of the Tamang during the trek and this trek is virgin, off-the-beaten-track, wilderness, and non-touristic area of the Himalaya part of Nepal. In this route trekking, it is a good opportunity to interact with the culture and traditions that are preserved and untouched for centuries. While doing this trekking, trekkers can explore many interesting ethnic groups a mixed of lifestyle offers you a glimpse into the real Nepal life. This trek gives visitors an opportunity to observe the closest quarter and amalgamate with the locals.

Ganesh Himal Trek lies in the central eastern part of Nepal which observes a different way of life, culture and come in contact with the people in the small village, passing through the dense forest forestations and meadows. At the time of trekking, you will experience diverse vegetations in just single day that ranges from sub-tropical vegetations region to alpine vegetation region. The treks mostly lead you through the remote and isolated land where the trekkers will be the trekking beyond the human settlements for several days. The entire treks are an off-the-beaten-trail with combined community home-stay and monastery overnight shopping treks through the local and traditional walking trails in Nepal. You will have a great opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain, beautiful landscapes, and wonderful natural scenery. Most of the area of Nepal is not so well developed but the natural beauty of this land makes your journey more enjoyable and unforgettable and the warm welcome by the Nepalese in Nepal makes more memorable. We will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain which includes Ganesh Himal I, II, III, and IV, and many other mountains which can see from this route. For the trekking, the perfect time also needed and the perfect season for trekking February to April and October to December.

Outline itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Drive to Betrawati (850m) 8 hrs

Day 03: Trek to Kispang (1600m) 5 hrs

Day 04: Trek to Thulo Chaur (2200m) 4 hrs

Day 05: Trek to Gonga (2900m) 6 hrs

Day 06: Trek to Rupchet (3635m) 4 hrs

Day 07: Trek to Kharka (2500m) 6-7 hrs

Day 08: Trek to Borang (1800m) 3 hrs

Day 09: Trek to Jharlang (1700m) 6 hrs

Day 10: Trek to Kintang Phedi (1200m) 6 hrs

Day 11: Trek to Khahare (1000m) 6 hrs

Day 12: Trek to Dhading Besi and back to Kathmandu 6-7 hrs

Day 13: Final departure

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

When you will land in the international airport of Kathmandu then there will one person from our company to take-off you. You will directly drive towards the hotel to check out. At night you will meet your guide and counsel about the trip. And have our dinner.

Day 02: Drive to Betrawati (850m) 8 hrs

The very next morning, if the hotel is able to prepare breakfast then will have our breakfast in the hotel and if not we will have our breakfast on the way. We will have a scenic Prithvi highway where we will enjoy shortstops for lunch and scenic beauty all the way around. 8 hours drive from Kathmandu valley, we will reach Betrawati and we will check out the hotel and explore all around the valley and back to the hotel and spend overnight.

Day 03: Trek to Kispang (1600m) 5 hrs

The terrace of the village and hit forest, ferns and woodland we will leave behind. This is the first-day walking trekking in Ganesh Himal trek. We will also pass through several small villages and a few temples on the way before reach in Kispang where we will spend one night.

Day 04: Trek to Thulo Chaur (2200m) 4 hrs

We take gradual and last step up to Kispang. The trek officially starts today with a gentle ascent passing through monasteries, small waterfalls, and local villages up to beautiful Tamang village.

Day 05: Trek to Gonga (2900m) 6 hrs

After having breakfast, we trek on an ascending path through beautiful rhododendron, and pine forest filled with some of the amazing wildlife animals. Our trail passes through the dense forest of red rhododendron.

Day 06: Trek to Rupchet (3635m) 4 hrs

The trails there are many Buddhist Chortens and Mani Walls. We will have a wonderful view of the mountain, beautiful landscapes, and we will also pass through the beautiful Tamang village. This is the first-day walking trek of this route.

Day 07: Trek to Kharka (2500m) 6-7 hrs

Along a ridge top to the east is a Gomba and cremation ground for both Buddhist and Christians lined with colorful flags. We will pass through the lush forest, beautiful valley, and get an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain.

Day 08: Trek to Borang (1800m) 3 hrs

The trail you follow is quite descents at first and then it climbs up for some distance. On the route, we will have our lunch and then after taking some rest and slowly move towards Borang where we will spend one night.

Day 09: Trek to Jharlang (1700m) 6 hrs

Today we make our way up to Jharlang. On the route, we will have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain which includes Ganesh Himal and also see the beautiful natural scenery.  

Day 10: Trek to Kintang Phedi (1200m) 6 hrs

A pleasant and refreshing first overnight stop in the high hill and we walk continue on the main trail. Our trail passes through the dense forest of red rhododendron. We will have our lunch on the way and slowly move towards Kintang Phedi where we will spend one night.

Day 11: Trek to Khahare (1000m) 6 hrs 

The vegetation is sparser, allowing magical views of the mountain and beautiful landscapes. We will have our lunch on the way then after taking some rest and slowly move towards Khahare where we will spend one night in this beautiful land.

Day 12: Trek to Dhading Besi and back to Kathmandu 6-7 hrs

In the morning after having breakfast, we will slowly walk towards Dhading Besi. After 3 to 4 hours walking from Kintang Phedi, we will reach Dhading Besi and have our lunch and slowly move towards Kathmandu valley. After reach in Kathmandu valley, first of all, we will check out the hotel and spend some time around the Thamel Bazaar and spend one night in this wonderful valley.

Day 13: Final departure

We will drop you towards the international airport with the hope that you have a wonderful day in our small country. Your safe journey with beautiful and adventure days in Nepal and also hoping that this will not the last chance to serve you and you will give another chance to serve you.