Manaslu tsum valley hiking, located in north eastern side of the manaslu which is also well known as mountain of the soul was opened in 2008 for explorers at an altitude 8163 meter high. It is one of the unique adventurous trekking routes around manaslu. Tsum valley trek in this geographically gives extra spectacular and culturally most mesmerizing zone that rewards the explorers to ascertain eventual nature and cultural heritage and get to experience the mountain lifestyles in tsum valley. Most of the entire the valley is rich in ancient art, culture and religion. The valley is blessed with Himalayan Buddhists pilgrimage sites located in northern part of gorkha district, Nepal.
The trails begin from the middle hills leads to the trailhead beyond Arughat bazaar gorkha after 6-7 hours’ drive from Kathmandu. You will exploring through beautiful valley of machhikhola, jagat lakpa Nile Dupchet and finally reach your destinations the Tsum valley trek. The trek is more remote in trail with jagged steep paths and only few luxury accommodations. Most of the inhabitants are mostly Tibetan people where the people believed that it is blessed by (padmasambhava) the Buddhists god. They speak different language which is similar to Tibetan language. On the way you will be passing through mixed forests, terraced fields, and mountain settlements and view Himalayan view of mountains like Mt. Manaslu 8163meter, Mt. Dhaulagiri 8167m, Mt. Annapurna 8091m, and 3 additional crags peaks with lovely sceneries. Numerous alpine forests, glacial rivers, cascading waterfalls, alongside with natural hot springs, greets you en-route along with enjoying the warm hospitality of the locals, lifestyles, traditions and their culture plus their language. You will be also visiting the most ancient Buddhists monasteries of the region including other monasteries like Rachen gompa, Mu Gompa (3700m).and many more.
This trekking tour is restricted trekking in Nepal and it required special trekking permit through legal Nepal trekking agency and good physical condition state and fitness is the most important. Autumn and spring season is the best season to trek so one can enjoy the entire view if tsum valley trek. We GHHT members give more priority to the trekkers’ choice and their desire so they feel more comfortable during the trekking section so, this trekking trail gives you the most thrilling experience to nature and the splendor view of the mountain makes you wanting to do more trekking in upcoming further period.