Ganesh Himal Trek
One of the least explored camping treks that take you through off-the-beaten forested trails, terraced fields, and remote Tamang villages. Located on the north-west side of Kathmandu between Langtang National Park and Manaslu Conservation Area.
This trip offers spectacular views of the Ganesh, Langtang, and Manaslu Himalayan Ranges. It also takes you to the Sing La Pass (4,045m) for a breath-taking sunrise view over the chain of Himalayan range you see in the skyline. This trek provides a glimpse into the rural lifestyle of Nepalese people and the cultures of various ethnic groups.
Ganesh Himal Trek Highlights
- Remarkable off-the-beaten trek through the bio-diverse trails in Ganesh region
- Stunning views of the Ganesh Himalayan range including the Ganesh Himal (7429m) in the skyline
- Spectacular view of sunrise from Sing la Pass 4,045m over Ganesh, Manaslu, Annapurna, and Langtang mountain range.
- Opportunity to learn about the cultures of ethnic Tamang and Chhetri communities
Ganesh Himal Trek Overview
This 14-day extraordinary trip to the best view of the Himalayas from Nepal starts after your arrival in Kathmandu. The real adventure begins from Trishuli, Satdobato which is 7 hours’ drive from Kathmandu. From here, the trail ascends slowly through beautiful green forest and terraced farm fields to beautiful Tamang villages: Bhalche, Gongga, and Rupchet. From here, the trail leads you to the highest point throughout this trek, Sing- La pass (4,045m).
The view of the Ganesh, Annapurna, Langtang, and Tibetan mountain ranges atop the pass is incredibly beautiful. The trail then descends through beautiful Tamang villages: Shertung, Borang, and Jharlang Phedi to the mixed settlements of Kintang Phedi and Serabensi-Jyamrung. Since the trekking route mostly passes through Tamang village so.
You will pass by numerous monasteries and stupas along the way. Trekking through the forest, you might encounter wildlife like Himalayan Thar, musk deer, Langur, gaur, and exotic birds. This trek also provides a wonderful opportunity to experience the rustic lifestyle of the locals and understand their cultures and traditions. Although this trek is accessible throughout the year. The best time for is during the spring season in the months of March, April and May, and autumn season (September to mid-November).
Nepal Treks has garnished many years of experience planning tours and treks across Nepal. Our guides have trekked in the area many times and will support you every step of the way. We cater to both domestic and international tourists. Contact us for any information or queries related to the Ganesh Himal trek. We heartedly welcome you ensuring to provide the best trekking and tours service here in Nepal.
- LocationGanesh Himalayan Region
- Max altitude4,045m
- Ethnic PeopleTamang/Gurung/Chhetri
- TransportationTourist Bus/Private Vehicle
- Minimum Pax2pax