From Kathmandu to Arughat
From Kathmandu to Arughat we will go by local bus We may either take a private jeep or local bus (6 - 7hrs). If you take jeep it will take 5 hours to reach Arughat.
Trek to soti khola from Arughat
Our first day of trekking leads us to the north along Budhi Gandaki River and we pass the villages of Santi Bazar, Arukhet and ascend towards Kyoropani near the confluence of Soti River- an ideal place to take a fresh water bath.
Trek to Machha khola from Soti Khola
An hour walk from Soti Khola we pass through springs and small water fall where we can easily fool around for a while. And we shall encounter the first suspension bridge for the first time, and a beautiful Gurung village.
Trek to Doban from machha khola
The trekking trail will be filled up with small to humongous water fall passing beside the Budhi Gandaki in between mighty mountains.
Trek to Philim from Dhoban
On the fifth day we will be crossing the longest suspension bridge again and enter the beautiful village called “Phillim” after Acap Checkpost.
Trek to Chumling from Philim
On this day we will have a steep hair-raising walk by the cliffs with the Budhi Gandaki river deep down with a good walk through the jungles full of black faced monkeys and beautiful green lush path ways.
Trek to Rachen Gompa from chumling
On the seventh day, heading towards Rachen Gompa we will view a breath taking views of Ganesh and Manaslu mountains.
Trek to Mu-Gompa from Rachen Gompa
On the eight day our trekking trail leads us through the views of the borders with Tibet and mountains all around are astounding.
Rest and Acclimatization day at Mu-Gompa
On this day, we will be taking rest and exploring the surrounding of Gompas, where we can view various artistic crafts and the living styles of the people around there.
Trek to Chhukung paro from Mu- Gompa
On tenth day, heading towards Chokhang Paro we will view the breath taking views of Ganesh and Manaslu mountains.
Trek to Pewa from Chhukung paro
On the eleventh day we turn back making way to Pewa enjoying the trail as usual.
Trek to Namrung from pewa
A last look up to Tsum Valley, we will trek through bamboo forests, and continue in and out of the continuous wild canyons, many Mani walls, intricate quality carvings of various Buddha in meditation incised in hard local stones are the main attraction here.
Trek to Sama gaon From Namrung
Entering to a beautiful forest, the trail leads us through rhododendron, many birds singing a melodious songs, the climbs on stairs and different kind of housing with beautiful architectures, Tibetan tradition and so on.
Rest Day at sama Gayou
This trek will take us to the mountains to acclimatize and enjoy the views of the Manaslu. Here we enter the world of yaks, pastures, and houses which seem to have grown from the stones.
Trek to SamDo From Sama Gayou
We can spend the day exploring the surroundings like Birendra taal(lake), Buddhist monasteries, Samagaun, a big Tibetan cultured community and a site trip to Pun Gyen Gomba or Manaslu Base Camp and Day Hike.
Trek to Dharamsala From Samdo
A trek to Dharamsala with a picturesque village devoted to yak herding and hills covered with blue sheep with an entrancing views.
Trek to Bimthang From Dharamsala
The views on the way are marvelous. A large herd of blue sheep called Tussock covers the hills and sometimes if we are lucky we get to see the amazing snow leopard too.
Trek toTilije From Bimthang
We will encounter few lakes marked with prayer flags, and we catch the track running through beautiful valleys very scenic and mountains in all directions, also few medial glacial lakes.
Trek to Tal From Tilije
The trail crosses glacial stream and rhododendron forests on the way to Hampuk, Yak Kharka, Surti Khola and drop down to Goa(Gho) the first village since Samdo. And crossing Tiliche we go down to Dharapani.
Trek to Syange From Tal
Making through Kharte Khotro we take to Tal, ACAP check post and to our stop as well.
Trek to Besisahar From Syange
On this day we will pass through many small villages and their way of living.
Drive Back to Kathmandu From Besi Sahar
Making few hours of walk we reached to Besi Sahar where we will take our vehicle back to Kathmandu .