Ganesh Himal Trek
Ganesh Himal Trekking lies in a central eastern region of Nepal, one of the most isolated and least explored areas of Langtang Himalayas. An express Ganesh Himal Trek is very famous to explore Red Panda an endangered animal of Nepal.
Ganesh Himal Trek Tour offers an excellent view of Ganesh Himal I, Ganesh II, Ganesh III, Ganesh IV, Mount Manaslu, Langtang, and Annapurna. Ganesh named after the elephant-headed God of Good Fortune. Moreover, it is untouched natural splendor “Great Himalayan Chain” forming the skyline.
Ganesh Himal Trek goes along the dense forest with Spanish oak, blue pine and, in springtime, the blossoming of Rhododendron sets the whole forest alight in a spectacular array of colors. Hot spas, gorges, glaciers, and magnificent scenery complete the picture.
Ganesh Himal treks is a home of several wild animals such as Musk deer, Himalayan black bear, snow leopard, Himalayan wild goat and particularly birds and wildflowers. The Ganesh Himal trekking is possible to complete at any time (except winter) throughout the year.
Ganesh Himal Trek itinerary detail
It is a classical trek itinerary compared to most walks in this region leading up to the glacier. Ganesh Himal Trek particular route is designed for world travelers who wish to hike but are walking within a more relaxed manner than take a look at this itinerary.Day 1 Arrival at Kathmandu valley. Transfer to hotel
Upon arrival in Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport, we will receive you with private vehicle and transfer to hotel in Kathmandu within B/B plan. Our representative will give you information about further programs.
You will drive north of Kathmandu via Trishuli Bazaar (Shopping center for local people, mix caste people from different village. During the journey, you can pass famous hill station Kakani and Ranipauwa where you could see the langtang Himalayan range in close distance.
Today our trail is uphills and we follow mostly the way gently up and we explore the local village and their tradition so on finally we will be in Kispang.
Today our trek is really pleasant so gradually uphills. On the way we will pass the Tamang village and their culture, some of the places we meet monastery and gorgeous natural waterfall and we stay in Thulo Chaur.
At the beginning uphill walk and gradual uphill through rhododendron forest which is the national flower of Nepal all the way to Gonga, which is our camp site. You could see Langtang Lirung and Gosainkunda mountain ranges from here.
It would be long day to finished so this day also will interesting to see amazing mountain views with sunrise when we reach on the crown this is the highest shing la pass in this trekking and we decent down to Cherma.
On the way we follow the forest with juniper, pine trees and other many more. We meet the village with Tamang ethnic group with fabulous mountain views..
Crossing landslide nearby Jharlang, you begin your trek through ascent path with views of Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, dense forest, waterfall, farming terraces and villages Darkha is the first Brahmin village on this trek. From here you can enjoy the view of Aankhu stream at some distance.
The early part of your trek is decent up to Darkha Phedi and your route moves along the river bank until you reach Khahare There is a big market at Khahare Bazaar with lodges, tea shops, big school, and other important buildings. This place is famous for magnificent views of farming terrace.
There are many things to do for you today as there is school. You are welcome to visit the school and there is a river where we can go for swimming & fishing. Also we could explore the local market and and their lifestyle.
The road till Dhading bensi moves through unpaved road and then you drive along the well paved road until you reach Kathmandu It can be best defined as scenic journey due to the beautiful views of rivers, hills, terraces, forests and villages.
After breakfast, catch a coach to to return Kathmandu valley. After reaching in Kathmandu, you will be taken to your hotel. In the late afternoon, you can stroll around Thamel, the major tourist destination of Kathmandu. You can do some last minute shopping of souvenirs for your family and relatives
Drop you in Kathmandu International Airport onward your final destination and our trip ends. Wish you your wonderful journey!!!
How much does Ganesh Himal Trek cost?
Hike to Ganesh himal is available now on USD 1,099 per person is standard trek price on double occupancy basis. In this price, we offer you Tourist Standard accommodation at our homestay located nearby Thamel, Kathmandu and of course, the trip price will vary according to group size.
For the deluxe and luxury trekking tour plan, we add 3-star category hotel deluxe air-conditioned room in Kathmandu (BB PLAN) and with attached bathroom while trekking on possible places. AND WE ARE OPEN TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR TOUR AND PACKAGES PRICE AS PER YOUR REQUIREMENTS. International tour leaders are highly encouraged to get discount and attractive complimentary.
Ganesh himal trek cost Iicludes:
- Kathmandu international airport transfer by private vehicle car / van / jeep / bus.
- 2 night’s twin sharing tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast plan.
- Guided sightseeing by Tour Guide in Kathmandu valley with private vehicles.
- Meals on full board (breakfast, lunch, Dinner) each day serve with hot drinks on trek
- Guest house accommodation while you are on trekking days
- Langtang National Park entrance permits and their fees
- Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS) permits and fees
- Kathmandu – Betrawoti Bazzar & from Khahare Bazaar to Kathmandu transfer by bus transfer.
- All grounded transportation as per itinerary.
- Professional English speaking license holder mountain trekking guide.
- Experienced porters (2 guest : 1 porter basis) because each porter carry maximum 25 kilogram.
- Salary, food, accommodation and their travel insurances for all Nepali crew.
- A First Aid medical kit bag.
- Nepal Government Tax, VAT and as well as Company service charge.
- A special gift from our company.
Ganesh Himal Trek Cost Exclude :
- Nepal entry visa fee cost US$ 40.
- Lunch and Dinner during the staying in Kathmandu
- Any kinds of battery charges, laundry service, phone calls and hot shower during the trekking.
- Personal trekking equipment and Clothing.
- Personal nature expenses, any drinks and bar bills.
- Your travel insurance (it is mandatory in case of emergency).
- Any donation and monuments entrance fees.
- Tips for the crew (Note : TIPS is not compulsory but highly expected)
- Any other things which are not mentioned above
We can organize private Ganesh himal trek starting at any date that works for you. Please contact us for more information.
Question: Is pick up service available if my arrival day in Kathmandu?
Answer: Yes sure !! If you provide us your flight details then you should do request then our representative will come to pick up you on Kathmandu international airport.
Question: Do I need the experience to do Ganesh Himal trek?
Answer: It is suitable for keen trekkers/walkers who are able to walk around 4 or 5 hours in a day, with a lightweight day-pack. For this trekking, if you have about the little experience would be better.
Question: What kind of accommodation can I expect on Ganesh himal trek?
Answer: We provide you tourist standard accommodation in Kathmandu and during the trekking routes. the rooms along the routes are clean with a cozy bed with a nice mattress and blankets. However we recommend you to take your own sleeping bags if you have one with you otherwise, you may rent it while you are in Kathmandu.
Question: What kind of food can I expect in this trek?
Answer: Our professional cook cooks a delicious range of mostly vegetarian such as Pasta, tuna bakes, noodles, potatoes, eggs, dhal bhat, bread, soups, fresh vegetables (variety depends on the season)
The dinner and breakfast are provided in the same lodge you spend the night every day and Lunch will be provided on the way to the next place where you are going.
Question: What opportunities will I have for a shower along express Ganesh Himal Trek?
Answer: In camping trekking – we provide you hot water bucket then you will take a bucket shower.
Question: How do I get drinking water on Ganesh Himal trekking?
Answer: Some places you can buy mineral water for drinking but we advise against buying mineral water in plastic bottles, as currently there are no provisions for disposing of these. Instead, we provide you with boiled water or bringing chlorine tablets to purify the normal water as the normal water is available in campsite/along the way.
Question: Can I charge my digital camera or other batteries on my trip?
Answer: During the lodge trekking there will be more chances to charge the battery. We recommend you bring an extra pair for in case. Remember to bring your own adapters!
Question: Is there any communication facilities on Ganesh Himal trek group?
Answer: You can get telephone services so buy a local either NTC or NCELL SIM card.
Question: Can I use credit cards in Trek?
Answer: No!. For trekking, you need to have cash Nepali rupees because credit cards do not accept there. You can use a credit card only in a city.
Question: When should I book my trip and what is the payments terms?
Answer: Because our trips book up months in advance, we recommend booking early to avoid any kind of misunderstanding. We will, of course, make every effort to accommodate last minute bookings.
And regarding the deposit, we prefer a 20% advance deposit of the total price of the trip in order to confirm your reservation before you arrive in Nepal. Rest of the payment can be made after your arrival in Nepal.
Question: Who will carry my luggage on Ganesh Himal trekking?
Answer: We provide porters to transfer your luggage. As we are a responsible trekking tour operator agency, each of our porters carries a maximum 25 kilo of your backpack which means 2 guests (12.5 kg luggage of each guest): 1 porter basis. If you wish to have a private porter, you might also get it on paying an extra cost.
Question: How much distance do I walk each day?
Answer: When walking in the mountains, the distance you cover each day can vary greatly due to a gradient, terrain, and altitude. As such it is very hard to give specific distances on each day, however, you have to be prepared to walk roughly about 5 hours each day.
Question: Do I need walking polls?
Answer: Walking pools are recommended but not compulsory.
Question: How much additional money do I need per day?
Answer: You can allocate US$ 08 – 10 for a lunch/dinner in Kathmandu and it depends on your spending habits. US$ 7 to 10 US$ each day will be enough to buy bottles of water, chocolates, tea coffee, and some drinks while you are on trek.
Ganesh Himal Trek highlights
- Discover Ganesh Himal with langtang Mountains range.
- Walking through cultivated potatoes fields, colorful Rhododendron, conifers and oak trees.
- Best view of Ganesh Himal range, Manasalu, Langtnag, Annapurna South and Great Himalayan chain
- Experience the real Nepali hospitality, people and their life styles.
Ganesh Himal Trek Notes
Above itinerary is subject to change due to a condition beyond our control. This is a Guideline showing tentative camp night stops. The physical, technical and natural condition may change this above itineraries.
“What makes Ganesh Himal Trek special ?”
Opportunities for challenging trekking or hiking and pleasant strolls are scattered all over this planet; you just need to know where to find them. We at Gokyo Treks and Expedition believe in the quality services. Your safety and satisfaction is our concern. We are a team of professional, experienced, well trained and licensed local guides who know the destination much better than others.
Trip Price : USD 1,150 Per Person
- Duration of trek: 13 Days
- Max Altitude: 4,600m / 15,042 ft
- Trekking Hour: 6 Hrs
- Group-Size: 2-15 People
- Best Time: Oct -May
- Trip Mode: Guest House
- Meal on Trek: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
- Transportation: Car/Plane/bus
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