About Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek

The exciting and thrilling trekking within the Himalayas of Nepal, Ganesh Himal Trek bestows with the wide range of unique and undiscovered features which are way astonishing and interesting. This is the trekking route of Nepal that is located mostly in the central eastern region of Nepal. 

Ganesh Himal 

Ganesh Himal is one of the well-known mountains of Nepal as this mountain is named after Lord Ganesh (A Hindu Deity), whose head is similar to an elephant because Ganesh Himal resembles like an elephant. Yangra (7,422m / 24350 ft) is to be known as the highest peak of the range known as Ganesh I, where there are altogether 14 others peak over 6000 m and 3 peaks above 7000 m. Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek trail is least explored and yet remain tranquil and untouched by the modernization. 

Why Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek? 

Ganesh Himal Trek offers with the distinct varieties of landscape and vegetation.  Trekking route of Ganesh Himal bestows with the wild range of natural treasures. The green lush forest, beautiful terrace hills, grassy meadows, along with diverse topography will make Ganesh Himal Base Camp trek as one of the unique treks in between the Himalayas of Nepal. Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek nowadays gaining its popularity because it has been successfully delivering the pleasure and heaven like feelings among visitors. There are numerous core structures or features that are playing a major part to make Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek memorable and worthy one like culture and tradition of local people, their traditional lifestyle, unique vegetation, outstanding view of snow-capped mountains, present of rare species of plants and animals and many more sightseeing. 

Ganesh Himal Trek chases the stunning places

Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek follows the trail where one can have the opportunities to get touched with the culturally rich and unspoiled ethnic villages, dense green forest with the present of Himalayan flora and fauna where on the backdrop the breathtaking mesmerizing views of Mt. Ganesh, Mt. Langtang and Mt. Manaslu.  Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek starts from Arkhet Bazaar (620 m/ 2035 ft) – reached by the scenic drive from Kathmandu. Crossing through Lapubeshi (884 m/ 2901 ft) and other small villages, follow all the way to beautiful Gurung village of Machhakhola (869 m/ 2852 ft). Chumling (3230 m/ 10598 ft) is one of the best places to have a panoramic view of snow-capped mountains which is reach via several villages like Doban (1070 m/ 3511 ft), Phillim (1570 m/ 5151 ft) and Lokpa (2240 m/ 7350 ft)  (these 3 places offer with traditional lifestyle of local people and great views of natural treasures). Gumba Lungdang (3200 m/ 10499 ft) is the last campsite of the Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek from where following the trail towards the lap of Ganesh Himal (Yangra) (4210 m/ 113813 ft) will be amazing. 

Duration of Ganesh Himal Trek 

The box up package of 19 days Ganesh Himal Trek bestow with the perfect combination of natural and cultural aspects. The trek can be customized as per one’s interest and time frame.

Best time for Ganesh Himal Trek

The weather condition plays a prime role for every trekking route so for Ganesh Himal Trek the perfect time are September to November (Autumn) and March to May (Spring) and also can be enrolled during January, February, and December.
Ganesh Himal Base Camp trek is suitable for those who seek to spend their leisure time in between the Himalayas in a group or individually. The team of Massif Holidays will be helping to make the journey or the trek to Ganesh Himal Base Camp remarkable and unforgettable.

Facts

  • Trip Duration Trip Duration 19 Days
  • Trip Cost Price from US$ 1310
  • Destination Nepal
  • Trip Grade Trip Grade Moderate
  • Trip Style Trip Style Fully Supported Tea House Trek
  • Transportation Transportation Based on Itinerary
  • food Meals Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner
  • Accomodation Accomodation Guest House and Tea House
  • Group Sizes Group Size 01-15
  • Max Elevation: 3200m/ 10499ft

Highlights

  • UNESCO World Heritage Site tour in Kathmandu – Swyambhunath, Boudhanath, Pashupatinath, and Kathmandu Durbar Square.
  • Scenic drive from Kathmandu-Arkhet Bazaar-Kathmandu.
  • Mesmerizing view of Manaslu, Ganesh & Langtang Massif.
  • Crossing over Chumling (3230 m).
  • Exploring the different ethnic communities & culture.
  • Fully supported Teahouse trek.
  • Encountering with the rare species of flora and fauna.
  • 18 Breakfast, 15 Lunch and 16 Dinner.

Outline Itinerary

Detail Itinerary  
  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International airport (1345 m). Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 02: Pre-trip Meeting and Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 03: Drive to Arkhet Bazaar (620 m). About 8 hours. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 04: Trek to Lapu Beshi (884 m). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 05: Trek to Machhakhola (869 m). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 06: Trek to Dovan (1070 m). About 5 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 07: Trek to Philim (1570 m) from Dovan. About 5 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 08: Trek to Lokpa (2240 m). About 5 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 09: Trek to Chumling (3230 m). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 10: Rest for acclimatization & Exploring in the Valley. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 11: Trek to Domje (2460 m). About 5 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 12: Trek to Gumba Lungdang (3200 m). About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Gumba.
  • Day 13: Trek to Ganesh Himal Base Camp and exploration. Trek Back to Gumba Lungdang. About 6 hours. Overnight stay at Gumba.
  • Day 14: Trek down to Ripchet (2470 m). About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Homestay.
  • Day 15: Trek down to Phillim. About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House.
  • Day 16: Trek down to Tatopani (990 m). About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House. 
  • Day 17: Trek down to Soti Khola (700 m). About 7 hours. Overnight stay at Tea House. 
  • Day 18: Drive back to Kathmandu from Soti Khola. About 8 hours. Overnight stay at Hotel.
  • Day 19: Transfer to the international airport for your onward destination.
  • What’s Included

    • Airport/ Hotel pick up & drop by private tourist vehicle.
    • Two nights’ (twin sharing basis accommodation) at tourist category hotels in Kathmandu including Breakfast.
    • Basic Teahouse accommodation during Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek.
    • Guided valley tour in Kathmandu by private tourist vehicle. (by well-experienced license holder Tour Guide)
    • Professional license holder English speaking Trekking Guide (if required with other nation’s dialect for Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek).
    • The required number of local staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek (one porter for every two guests).
    • Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, and medicine for all staff.
    • All meals including breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the trek.
    • Manaslu trekking permit and TIMS permit for trekking.
    • Scenic drive from Kathmandu – Arkhet Bazaar – Kathmandu and also fare of private transport (in Kathmandu).
    • Farewell dinner in traditional Nepali restaurant before the day of departure.
    •  Including all government taxes, vat & service charges.
  • What’s Excluded

    • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Any kinds of beverages & bar bills (coffee, beer, soft drinks, etc.) and along with dry foods.
    • Entrance fee at all monuments during the tours.
    • Emergency Rescue and Evacuation cost or any types of travel insurance.
    • Nepal entry visa fee, which can be issued on your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport and also in the case for extending visa during the stay in Nepal.
    • Personal trekking Types of equipment.
    • International airfare
    • Tips for trekking, tour staff and driver (Tipping is expected).
    • Any others expenses which are not mentioned on ‘Cost Includes' section.
  • Optional

    • Extra additional Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner throughout the travel package.
    • Additional sightseeing in the historical and cultural sites. 
    • The inclusion of Adventurous Activities.
    • The group is joining the trip or personal group trip (trek/tour).
    • Small or Large group of travelers.
    • Extra day hike during the trip.
    • Expand or different itinerary of travel packages.
    • Luxury accommodation (4/5 star category hotels).
    • The family trip along with children under the secure and favorable suggestion of the Massif Holiday's expertise.
    • Pony Trek.

     

    The listed optional facilities for the trekking within Nepal are not included in the travel cost. As per guest choice and demand for extra facilities or services some amount will be added on the trekking package cost. You can include the other extra facilities and services in your trekking package consulting with the crew member of Massif Holidays.

Departure dates

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Dates Status Price Notes  
07 Dec, 2019 - 25 Dec, 2019 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
09 Dec, 2019 - 27 Dec, 2019 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
10 Dec, 2019 - 28 Dec, 2019 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
13 Dec, 2019 - 31 Dec, 2019 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
17 Dec, 2019 - 04 Jan, 2020 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
20 Dec, 2019 - 07 Jan, 2020 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
22 Dec, 2019 - 09 Jan, 2020 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
25 Dec, 2019 - 12 Jan, 2020 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
27 Dec, 2019 - 14 Jan, 2020 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
29 Dec, 2019 - 16 Jan, 2020 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open
31 Dec, 2019 - 18 Jan, 2020 Guaranteed $1200 Booking Open

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Useful Information

Other extra arrangements from the team of Massif Holidays: - Customized Itinerary as per the specific requirements. For this, please contact with the expert team of Massif Holidays as per interest.

Better to get informed about: 

  • Weather Condition
  • Natural calamities, that are beyond the control can hamper one’s planned trip. During these kinds of issues, the team of Massif Holidays will be getting through the possible solution that can help to get back in trip.

SOME OTHER ISSUES

Due to poor visibility or bad weather may one cannot get the perfect view of nature. Get delayed for some hours or for some days because of nature and weather uncertainty. During this period, teams of Massif Holidays help to manage other various days activities, pre-itinerary with any trekking routes, etc. One needs to bear all expenses if need to stay at any place due to cancellation or delay during the trip. 

Note: No any refund in such cases and the team of Massif Holidays provide the guesthouse accommodations only before starting the trek.