Tsum Valley Trek
Tsum Valley is a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage site. It is one of the hidden treasure of Nepal.This valley is located in a trans-Himalayan region of Gorkha district. The natural beauty and its perfect culture of this region helps make the trek more exciting and more beautiful. The word “Tsum” has been derived from the Tibetan word ‘Tsombo’, which means vivid. This region is rich in ancient art, culture, and religion which are mostly influenced by Tibetan Buddhist culture.
Along with the paanoramic view of Himalayan ranges, artistic chortens, gumbas and mani walls are some other attractions of this region. Similarly, if the story of locals are to be believed then according to them Tsum valley has a long history on Buddhism. The locals say, Buddhist saint Milarepa meditated in the caves of Tsum Valley. Milarepa, had visited this place and described it as a demon infested land with an incomprehensible language. There are two important caves of Milarepa in this area where the pilgrims go for meditation even today.
In the ancient times there used to be the Kingdom in Tsum Valley, the remains of the Tsum Kingdom are still visible in present days.
- Duration: 21 days
- Region: Manaslu Region
- Trip Type:Tea House Trek
Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu
Day 2: Free Day in kathmnadu
Day 2: Preparation day for trekking and briefing of the trek
Day 3: Kathmandu to Nepalgunj by Flight and stay overnight at Nepalgunj
Day 4: Nepalgunj to Jumla (2370m) by flight
Day 5: Trek Jumla to Chauriya chaur (3010m)
Day 6: Chauriya chaur to Jaljala Chaur (3270m)
Day 7: Jalajala Chaur to Musedani (3100m)
Day 8: Rest Day at Musedani
Day 9: Musedani to Okharpata (3070m)
Day 10: Okharpata to Chuchamare Danda (3785m)
Day 11: Chuchamare Danda to Murma (3200m)
Day 12: short hike from Murma to Rara Lake (2980m)
Day 13: Rest Day at Rara Lake. Overnight at Rara Lake on camp
Day 14: Rara Lake to Gamghadi (2025m)
Day 15: Gamghadi to Pina (2800m)
Day 16: Pina to Bulbule (3120m)
Day 17: Bulbule to Bumra (3000m)
Day 18: Bumra to Daphe Lagna Camp (3846m)
Day 19: Daphe Lagna Camp to Jumla (2370m)
Day 20: Jumla to Nepalgunj by Flight
Day 21: Nepalgunj to Kathmandu by Flight
Day 22: Rest Day at Kathmandu.
Day 23: Departure