Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek

“You Can’t Climb Up A Mountain, With Downhill Thoughts” Manaslu Tsum Valley is the hidden treasure of Manaslu region of Nepal. Tsum valley is situated in the northern part of Gorkha. Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek is widely popular to explore art, culture, values and customs,  the lifestyle of local habitat influenced by Tibetan, spectacular view of the snow-clad landscape, etc.

Manaslu Tsum valley is a restricted area and prohibited to visit for foreign without a special permit. The special permit will be arranged by Trek Nepal Himalayas from immigration department of Nepal for your convenience.

Manaslu  Valley trekking in Nepal archetypal and gratifying trekking route takes us to the rim of one of the most remote kingdoms on the globe. The Tsum Valley Trek is opened for foreign from 2008 A.D.  At least 2 guest and a local Guide is necessary to conduct Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek in Nepal.

Trekking to a hidden gem of Nepal will commence from Arughat after 7-8 hours scenic drive from Kathmandu. Exploring the dense bamboo & oak forest, glorious monasteries, Bihi village, Lihi village, Samdo village, Dharmashala, snow-capped mountains, Kargyu Chholing & Pungyen Nunnery monastery at Samagaon, sacred Milarepa’s Cave at Chhekampar are the highlights of Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek.

It is a Strenuous trekking route so, you need to have above average fitness level. The spring and Autumn season is considered as the best trekking season for Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek.


Today, early in the morning we get ready to take a scenic drive to Soti Khola. Enjoy the countryside views and the long-range Himalayas along the way. We cross the Trisuli River and drive north to Dhading Besi, Golabhanjyan, and Salyantaar. Spectacular views of Ganesh Himal, and Manaslu and other villages in the hilly terrace. Aarught Bazar is a major town of Northern Gorkha. Overnight at Teahouse.

After breakfast, we tight up our shoes to Liding (860 m) from Arughat. The journey Arughat leads through the bank of Budhi Gandaki river. On the way, we will get the chance to explore the beautiful traditional village, diverse landscape and dense mixed forest of Pine, Sal, and oak during this day trek. Overnight at Teahouse.

The greenery meadows, cascading waterfalls, natural hot spring, astounding forest are the highlights of this day trip. The trail to Jagat (1410 m) will take about six-seven hours gentle walking from Liding (860). Overnight at Teahouse.

Lokpa (2040 m) is our today’s destination from Jagat(1410 m). The journey will take around seven hours gentle walk to reach Lokpa. We will be reaching a beautiful village of Gurung inhabitant before we reach Philim crossing the suspension bridge over Budhi Gandaki River. We will climb up to Lokpa at 2240 meters which lie under Tsum valley. Overnight stay at Teahouse.

Chumling (2363m) from Lokpa (2040m) is our today’s destination. After breakfast, we will tight up our shoe for six hours strive walking to chumling (2363 M). Overnight at Teahouse.

Today is our another strive walking day. We walk for about six our, ascending uphill before reaching Chhekamparo. Chhekamparo word is derived from two words Chhokang and Paro, these are two unique settlement of local people. The breathtaking view of Ganesh Himal ranges makes this day trip wonderful. Overnight at Teahouse.

Trek to the Nile (3365m) from Chhekampar (3010m) is our today`s itinerary. The journey to the Nile leads through bank of Shiar river and Pine forest. We need to walk for about five to six hours to reach Nile (3365 M) for overnight. Overnight at Teahouse.

Today is our next strive walking day from Nile (3365m) to Mu Gompa (3700m) will take 3- 4 hours gentle walk. Explore the incredible Buddhist monasteries Mu Gompa in the Tsum Valley. Mu Gompa is treasure gift of ancients. Overnight at Teahouse.

Burgi Village (3,245m) via Milarepa cave from Mu Gompa is our today`s itinerary. After breakfast, We Trek back through Chhule and Phurbe, on the east bank of the Shyar Khola. Finally, we arrive at a small but beautiful Burgi village. Climb up to the Milarepa’s Cave Milarepa Cave (piren phu) is known for its thrilling glimpses of Poshyop Glacier, Kipu Himal, and Churke himal. Overnight at Teahouse.

After breakfast, we start to descend downward to Chumling (2,386m) from Burgi village(3245m). You need to walk for five to six hours before reaching Chumling. Overnight at Tea House.

After breakfast, we will start our journey to Philim (1,570m) from Chumling(2,386m. Explore the diverse landscape and wonderful Samba falls. The trail leads through the Philim Village which is a gateway of Ganesh Himal Base Camp. Overnight at Teahouse.

The journey to Khorla besi (970 M) will start after breakfast, it will take six-seven hours to reach Khorla besi from Philim. The journey to Philim goes through Sirdibas, Jagat, Yaruphant, Dobhan and Tato bani( natural hot spring water). If paying attention, you may dip yourself in the hot spring and relax your tired muscles by wet through yourself in the hot spring. If not continue walking up and down from Tatopani to reach Khorlabesi for overnight. Overnight at Teahouse.

Soti khola (775 M) is our pre-planned destination of this day. After breakfast, we get ready to Soti Khola (775m) from Khorla Besi The journey will take about 5-6 hours gentle walk. The trails will pass through fabulous Machha Khola Village, traditional Gurung village and the bank of Budhi Gandaki river. Explore the wonderful waterfall and dense Oak & Sal forest. Overnight at Teahouse.

Today is our last day Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek with Trek Nepal Himalayas. We will drive back to Kathmandu via Aarught, villages on both sides of road make you excited. Next morning we will take a bus to Kathmandu from Arugaht. Overnight at Hotel.


  • Kathmandu to Arughat Bazar and Besi Sahar to Kathmandu by tourist bus.
  • Tsum Valley Special Permit.
  • Manaslu Special Permit.
  • Manaslu Conservation Area Permit.
  • Annapurna Conservation Area Permit and Tims Card.
  • All government Taxes and company service charges.
  • Language speaking experienced trekking guide
  • One porter for two guests.
  • Accommodation in selected tea house during the trek.
  • All Meals During The Trek (lunch, dinner and breakfast with 3 cups of tea or coffee during the trek) for guests.
  • All travel insurance of guide and porter
  • Salary and wages of staffs
  • Food and accommodation of Guide and Porter


  • Nepalese visa fees
  • International Airfare to get in and out of Nepal.
  • Cost for spending extra nights in certain destination
  • Travel and Rescue insurance of Guest
  • Equipment (sleeping bags, down jackets and Pols)
  • Personal Expenses for beverages, drinking water, desserts, extra porters, shower, laundry or any other services which are not mentioned by the company.
  • Tipping

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Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek

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