Ruby Valley Trek

Ruby Valley Trek is one of the most popular and relatively new trekking routes of Nepal which is located in the mid-west-central Himalayan ranges of Nepal. It is famous for diverse culture and beautiful natural scenery and this is the trek falling between Manaslu conservation and Langtang national park. This is a great option to cherish in the beauty of the pristine nature while allowing the trekkers to observe the unique culture of the inhabitants in the trekking routes. The trail offers breathtaking mountain views and the lifestyle of diversely unified people from different cultural groups. Our track passes through the dense forest but most of the trekking trail is unexplored. This mountain is said to have the deposits of the gem. 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. In this trek, you can explore the beauty of nature, high mountain passes, amazing glacier, hidden valleys, ancient places, and culture etc. Trekking in this wilderness area is a much cultural experience as a physical and visual one.

Ruby Valley Trek is an interesting trek as it comprises of all kinds of landscapes and walking conditions. This trek offers authentic experiences of Tamang and Gurung villages, beautiful farm terraces and wonderful views of the Ganesh Himal and many other mountains which can easily be seen from this route. 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. It is one of the most revered and adventurous activity to do and one of the greatest opportunities to truly experience the country’s many attributes in their finest form. 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. While doing trekking in this route, we will have an opportunity to explore all around the old monastery of this area and most of the people of this route are influenced by Buddhism. Trekking in this region offers vast and enthralling beauty of highland Nepal that resembles that of Tibetan plateau. For the trekking, the perfect time also needed and the perfect season for trekking February to June and September to December.

Outline itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu

Day 02: Drive to Syabrubesi (1460m) 7-8 hrs

Day 03: Trek to Gatlang (2238m) 3-4 hrs

Day 04: Trek to Somdang (3271 m) 4-5 hrs

Day 05: Rest day in Somdang

Day 06: Trek to Tippling (3842m) 4-5 hrs

Day 07: Trek to Shertung (1875m) 5-6 hrs

Day 08: Trek back Chalish Gaon (1674m) 5 hrs

Day 09: Trek to Jharlang (3000 m) 5 hrs

Day 10: Heading to Darkha Gaun (850m) 6-7 hrs

Day 11: Drive to Kathmandu

Day12: Final departure

Detail Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu

When you will land in the international airport in 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 Syabrubesi (1460m) 7-8 hrs

Upon morning breakfast, we will slowly drive towards Syabrubesi. On the route, we have an opportunity to see the wonderful views of the mountain, and the lush forest of rhododendron. Before reaching Syabrubesi, we can get an opportunity to explore around the Chilime Hydropower winch is under the hills and spend one night in this wonderful Sherpa land.

Day 03: Trek to Gatlang (2238m) 3-4 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 04: Trek to Somdang (3271 m) 4-5 hrs

We will pass through scenic foothills and ridgeline vistas to Syabrubesi passing through Dhunche. We will have a wonderful view of the mountain beautiful landscape of this route and we will spend one night.

Day 05: Rest day in Somdang 

This day is for the rest day that’s why we don’t start our trekking. Early in the morning after wake up, we will have our breakfast then after we will explore all around the Somdang. At this day, we will explore villages and get an opportunity to spend some time in the monastery which feels better and mental makeup for further trekking or journey.

Day 06: Trek to Tippling (3842m) 4-5 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 07: Trek to Shertung (1875m) 5-6 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 Shertung where we will spend one night.

Day 08: Trek back Chalish Gaon (1674m) 5 hrs

The day starts with a gentle climb. We will pass through the lush forest of rhododendron, oak, and we will have an opportunity to see the animals like Langur, red panda, and Himalayan black bears etch before reaching Chalish Gaon where we will spend one night.

Day 09: Trek to Jharlang (3000 m) 5 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: Heading to Darkha Gaun (850m) 6-7 hrs

The trek passing through the dense alpine forest and you will have enough chances to enjoy the beautiful Langtang massif and Ganesh Himal. After 6 hours walking we will reach our destination and first of all will check out the hotel and explore all around the valley and spend overnight.

Day 11: Drive to Kathmandu

We will back to Kathmandu valley from the Darkha Gaun. At the time of this drive, we will have our lunch on the way and slowly drive to 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 12: 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.