Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking

18 Days

Trip Facts

  • Tourist Bus/Jeep-Car
  • Minimum 02
  • 4200 meters / 13776 feet
  • Hotel-Lodge
  • Somewhat Active
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Autumn (March to May) & Autumn (Aug to Nov)
  • In Person
  • Base Camp Trek
  • Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner
  • English-Chinese-Hindi
  • 14
  • 75
Ganesh Himal basecamp trek follow the middle path in between Langtang trekking and Annapurna trekking region.  Since this is one of the base camp trekking, it demands high trekking experience and stable physique with good walking stamina for the trek.

Ganesh Himal basecamp trek mainly offers close & wide view of Mt Ganesh Himal V, Ganesh Himal II, Langtang Li Rung (7,225m) and Paldor peak. Apart from these towering peaks, trekkers can explore more than 35 other named peaks in this trail and more unnamed mountains capped with snow.

Ganesh Himal is named after famous god from Hindu religion. If you remember any of the gods from Hinduism, one with elephant trunk is called God Gonesh and the mountain is named after him. Or if you recognize god Shiva, Ganesh is son of God Shiva.

Trekking to Ganesh Himal basecamp is an off the beaten trail. Very few trekkers explore this area. Trekking to basecamp & walking through the unexplored villages of Nepal will surely make Ganesh Himal trekking, a best trekking in Nepal.

Before the trek

You will have short introduction about Nepal during one day city tour at Kathmandu, before starting the trek. However, you always can customize this part of the trip.

We start huge introduction of Nepal Himalaya after we start the trekking part. We drive to Salangkhu Khola in a tourist bus or Jeep (jeep if customized), as per the size of group. Exploring varieties of unexplored villages, people & culture of those new surroundings. Video Gallery

Safety on the Trek

Since this is strenuous trekking in Ganesh Himal we have to pass altitude at around 5000m under our foot, & we make sure entire trekking team is safe but surely adventurous. We have to take a day acclimatization rest at Gonga.

Acclimatization, rest, descent pace of trekking, trekking staffs in an easy reach, open & friendly relationship to make you comfortable to share if anything goes wrong etc.. are some of our mantra for safe trekking to Ganesh Himal basecamp.

During the trekking our trail crossed many rivers walk through river valleys like Laba, Budigandaki. Our experienced guides will make sure that you will get all the needed information, you can ask them as per any of your concerns.

At the end of Ganesh Himal Basecam trek we conclude our trek with journey to historic place Gorkha. Gorkha Bazzar is one of the famous tour destination in Nepal. This place is famous because, there is a palace of King Prithivi Narayan sahah. Prithivi is that king who conquer small states of 22 & 24 as a single unit (present) Nepal.

As this is a typical village trek, we will walk through the local villages. If you can trek in the time of festival; surely will explore the deep side of the Nepalese culture and festivals in remote Nepal, more than just nature and wilderness, during this basecamp trek.

Best Season for Ganesh Himal basecamp trek

Best season for Ganesh Himal trek is in the autumn. Autumn is from late September to late November. During this season, the trekking trail will be best with mild temperature & weather. These months are preferred also because, autumn in Nepal is full of festivals. Festivals like Dashain Tihar, holi and many other. For festival in Nepal please check Nepali calendar or contact us.

Spring is also regarded as the best time to for Ganesh himal basecamp trek. Spring for Nepal is from March to May. Spring is good because of pleasant weather & clear blue sky.

Looking Forward

Trekking in Nepal has always been major tourism activity, apart from mountaineering. Trekking to Everest basecamp or Annapurna region has been as famous that everyone knows about it.

But trekking to Ganesh Himal basecamp will give different taste with culture, tradition and shows you different part of Nepal Himalaya, different from Annapurna and Everest Himalaya range.

Getting prepared for the trek takes time and techniques, which we are always here for you to advice and help from scratch to successful Ganehs Himal basecamp trek.

To explore the less explored, it is better to choose best trekking agency in Nepal. We, with our background, keeps better insights of these off the beaten trails. One thing we can guarantee is your successful trip for Ganesh Himal basecamp trek. We will try our best to make your travel fun, indeed.

Ganesh Himal Trek Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1 – Arrival at Kathmandu international airport & our company representative will receive you and assist you to transfer to hotel
  • Day 2 – Full day Kathmandu city sightseeing with guide in A/C car.
  • Day 3 – Drive Kathmandu – Salangkhu Khola (680m).
  • Day 4 – Salangkhu Khola – Balche Village (2140m).
  • Day 5 – Balche Village – Gonga (3240m).
  • Day 6 – Acclimatization, rest and full day sightseeing at Gonga.
  • Day 7 – Gonga – Singla (4040m).
  • Day 8 – Singla – Sertung village (2480m).
  • Day 9 – Sertung village – Laba Dovan (1340m).
  • Day 10 – Laba Dovan – Mongeythanti (2660m).
  • Day 11 – Mongeythanti – Dumchet village (2500m).
  • Day 12 – Dumchet village – Budigandaki (1500m).
  • Day 13 – Budigandaki – Arughat Bazaar (530m).
  • Day 14: Arughat Bazaar – Khanchowk.
  • Day 15: Khanchowk – Gorkha Bazzar(950m).
  • Day 16 – Drive from Gorkha to Kathmandu by tourist bus.
  • Day 17 – Rest, shopping and it’s your day at Kathmand, Thamel, please relax .
  • Day 18 – Our vehicle will drive you to Kathmandu international airport for your final departure to Home.

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Cost of Ganesh Himal Basecamp Trek – Nepalgram Adventure

S.No.Luxury All InclService
1Cost (in USD $) Details21451100585
2Licensed Guide 
3Accommodation during trekStandardPrivateShared
4Transportation to trek start pointPrivateSharedShared
5Shower
6Airport/bus terminal Shuttle servicePrivatePrivate×
7Hotel at KTM/Pokhara5 StarStandard×
8Food on trek(BLD)Unlimited Meal3 Meal×
9DesertFrom MenuFresh Fruit×
10Soft drinkunlimited1×
11PorterPrivateShared×
12Company Cap & T-shirt×
13Dawn Jacket & Sleeping – bag to be returned×
14Hard drinkLocal Brand××
15Warm up hike √××
16Farewell party/dinner √××
17Buffer day for trek √××
18Food in the city×××

Note – Minimum people in group must be 02 so as to apply above price range.

Overview

Ganesh Himal is less visited trekking route with few days of camping adventure. Trekking goes along the remote village of Nepal which helps exploring antique local culture of the countryside.

Remote base camp trekking takes us into the nature – in an entirely beautiful location of Nepal.

Things to see in Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking

  • Eye-appealing panoramic view of Ganesh Himal Range, Manaslu, Langtang and Annapurna range
  • Indulging different village, people and culture
  • Rivers and river valleys during the trail
  • Trekking trail end at the historic place of Nepal; Gorkha

Price & Details of other packages of Nepalgram

 

All Inclusive package

Price for All Inclusive Package = USD $1100 per person – for Min 2 people in the group

“All inclusive package is a common package offered by all most all the trekking agencies in Nepal.”

COST DETAILS OF ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE

Cost Includes of Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking – All inclusive package

  • Airport pickup and drop by private car or micro bus (depending on group Size).
  • Standard Hotel in Kathmandu (according to the itinerary), B/B (bed and breakfast)
  • All your meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
  • All accommodations during the trek.
  • All necessary paper works, entry permit& Trekker`s information management system (Tims).
  • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the trekking.
  • A Strong, helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for two people), if u need.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit).
  • Guided city tour of Kathmandu; includes 4 destination and transportation
  • Added Value – (1) Dawn sleeping bag, Dawn Jacket to be returned after the trek (2) Waterproof duffel Bag, Walking Poles, quick dry T-shirt, Cap – to take away (3) Oxymeter to check your oxygen saturation and Heart beat with medical kit box carried by Guide (4) Satellite Phone for extremely remote destination
  • Spiritual Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu in A/C Car.
  • Kathmandu sightseeing entrance fee.

Cost Excludes of Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking – All inclusive package

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport – Kathmandu). You need 2 passport size photos and $40 dollar.
  • Food while you are in Kathmandu.
  • Your Travel and medical insurance.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks, tea or coffee in the morning are included with breakfast.
  • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (Tipping is expected).



Guide+B/B Package OR Service package

“Service package comes with all arrangement for your trek except food and accommodation in the cities – which you can do by yourself on this modern era.”

Price for Guide+B/B Package (service Package) = USD $585 per person for Min 2 people in the group

COST DETAILS OF SERVICE PACKAGE

Cost Includes of Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking for Guide+B/B Package

  • All necessary paper works, entry permit& Trekker`s information management system (Tims).
  • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the trekking.
  • Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu
  • A helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for two people), if you need.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit). And regular oxygen saturation check up by oxymeter.
  • All government taxes and office expenses.
  • Added Value – (1) Dawn sleeping bag, Dawn Jacket to be returned after the trek (2) Waterproof duffel Bag, Walking Poles, quick dry T-shirt, Cap – to take away (3) Oxymeter to check your oxygen saturation and Heart beat with medical kit box carried by Guide (4) Satellite Phone for extremely remote destination

Cost Excludes of Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking for Guide+B/B Package

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport – Kathmandu). You need 2 passport size photos and $40 dollar.
  • Kathmandu entrance fees
  • Your Travel and medical insurance.
  • All the alcoholic and non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
  • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (Tipping is expected).
  • All food and accommodation
  • Anything not illustrated on the inclusion section



LUXURY PACKAGE

“Luxury package comes with comfortable trip possible in the Himalayan circumstances and inside Nepal. Every service we use for your Luxury package will be best available.”

Price for luxury package = USD $2145 per person for Min 2 people in the group

COST DETAILS OF LUXURY PACKAGE

Cost Includes of Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking for Luxury Package

  • 5 star Hotel in Kathmandu(according to the itinerary), B/B (bed and breakfast)
  • Best available accommodations with Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with all drink during the trek
  • All necessary paper works, entry permit& Trekker`s information management system (Tims).
  • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the trekking.
  • A helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for one trekker).
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit). And regular oxygen saturation check up by oxymeter.
  • All government taxes and office expenses.
  • Card processing fee for online payable amount
  • Added Value – (1) Dawn sleeping bag, Dawn Jacket to be returned after the trek (2) Waterproof duffel Bag, Walking Poles, quick dry T-shirt, Cap – to take away (3) Oxymeter to check your oxygen saturation and Heart beat with medical kit box carried by Guide (4) Satellite Phone for extremely remote destination
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu in an A/C Car.
  • Kathmandu sightseeing entrance fee, if applicable.
  • All the non-alcoholic hot and cold drinks, tea or coffee.
  • Tips for the guide, porter and driver.

Cost Excludes of Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking for luxury package

  • Nepal entry visa fee (you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at International Airport – Kathmandu). You need 2 passport size photos and $40 dollar.
  • Your Travel and medical insurance.

Ganesh Himal Trek Itinerary

• Altitude - 1380 meters
• Time – 30 minutes hotel transfer time
• Activity – Relax at hotel

On your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport, Kathmanadu. Our representative will transfer you to the hotel from the airport.

• Altitude - 1400 meters
• Special – Kathmandu City tour
• Time – full day
• Activity – Sightseeing UNESCO world heritage site

Today will be Kathmandu city sightseeing tour. Sightseeing Kathmandu city includes sightseeing of world UNESCO world heritage site including Pashupatinath, Boudhanath, Swyambhunath and Kathmandu Durbar Square.

• Altitude - 680 meters
• Special – Scenic view of surrounding
• Time – 5/6 hours
• Activity – Travelling in bus/jeep

Today you will be heading towards salangkhu Khola from Kathmandu. Scenic drive around 5/6 hours will take you to Salangkhu Khola from Kathmandu.

• Altitude - 2140 meters
• Special – Exploring large village of tamang
• Time – 3/4 hours
• Activity – trekking

You trek start today. From salangkhu Khola you will be heading towards to Balche village. Once you reach balche village, you will be able to explore the village which is dominant by Tamang people.

• Altitude - 3240 meters
• Special – Peaks of langtang lirung and gosaikunda
• Time – 6/7 hours
• Activity – Walking through forest

Today, you will have your breakfast at balche village and head towards gonga. Today you will be walking through the forest and you will also witness the view of langtang lirung and gosaikunda ranges.

• Altitude - 3240 meters
• Special – Sightseeing at Gonga
• Time – Full day
• Activity – Acclimatizing, rest and sightseeing

Today you will be acclimatizing at Gonga. In this day you will be sightseeing around gonga and overnight at there.

• Altitude - 4040 meters
• Special – View of mountain ranges
• Time – 5/6 hours
• Activity – Walking through rhododendron forest

Today you will head towards singla. While heading towards singla you will be walking through rhododendron forest along with the view of mountain ranges.

• Altitude - 2480 meters
• Special – Panoramic view of mountain ranges
• Time – 5 hours
• Activity – Trekking

After having breakfast at singla, you will head towards sertung village. It takes around 5 hours of walk to reach sertung village. Today you will witness the panoramic view of mountain range.

• Altitude - 1340 meters
• Special – Akhu khola
• Time – 5/6 hours
• Activity – Trekking mostly downhill

Today you will be walking by the side of akhu khola to reach to laba dovan. Today you will be hiking mostly downhill to reach laba dovan.

• Altitude - 2660 meters
• Special – Scenic view of surrounding
• Time – 6/7 hours
• Activity – Walking uphill and downhill

With the scenic view of surrounding you will head towards Mongethanti. Today the trail is both uphill and downhill. It takes around 6 to 7 hours to reach Mongeythanti.

• Altitude - 2500 meters
• Special – Dumchet village
• Time – 5/6 hours
• Activity – gentle walk

After having breakfast at Mongeythanti, you will walk gently to reach dumchet village. Reaching to dumchet village, you can explore the rich culture and tradition of local community.

• Altitude - 1500 meters
• Special – Budigandaki
• Time – 4/5 hours
• Activity – Trekking

Today you will head towards budigandaki. Walking by the side of budigandanki with the amazing view of surroung is very special today.

• Altitude - 530 meters
• Special – Arughat Bazaar
• Time – 5/6 hours
• Activity – Trekking

Today you will head towards to Arughat Bazaar. 5 to 6 hours of walk from Budigandaki will take you to Arughat Bazaar.

• Altitude - 720 meters
• Special – Khanchowk
• Time – 3/4 hours
• Activity – passing through village

Today you will be walking around 3/4 hours. On the trail you will pass through villages before reaching to Khan Chowk.

• Altitude - 950 meters
• Special – Gorkha Bazzar
• Time – 3/4 hours
• Activity – Walking uphill

Today you will walk towards to famous gorkha bazzar. To reach to gorkha bazzar from Khan chowk you mostly need to walk uphill. It takes around 3/4 hours to reach to Gorkha Bazzar.

• Altitude - 1380 meters
• Special – Scenic view of surrounding
• Time – 5/6 hours
• Activity – Travelling in bus

Scenic drive of around 5 to 6 hours in tourist bus will take you to back to Kathmandu.

• Altitude - 1380 meters
• Special – Shopping
• Time – Full/Half day (as per your choice)
• Activity – Shopping and Relax

Today you will take rest at Kathmandu. You can also do shopping at Thamel at your own.

• Time – 30 minutes airport transfer time
• Activity – Flying back to origin

Our representative will transfer you to airport from hotel. We will love you to see you again.

Cost Details for Ganesh Himal Trekking-General Inclusions

  • Airport pickup and drop by private car or micro bus (depending on group Size).
  • Standard Hotel in Kathmandu (according to the itinerary), B/B (bed and breakfast)
  • All your meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking.
  • All accommodations during the trek.
  • All necessary paper works, entry permit& Trekker`s information management system (Tims).
  • Fluent English speaking and trained, Government license holder guide including all his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance during the trekking.
  • A Strong, helpful porter with proper equipment (one porter for two people), if u need.
  • Medical supplies (first aid kit).
  • Guided city tour of Kathmandu; includes 4 destination and transportation
  • Added Value - (1) Dawn sleeping bag, Dawn Jacket to be returned after the trek (2) Waterproof duffel Bag, Walking Poles, quick dry T-shirt, Cap - to take away (3) Oxymeter to check your oxygen saturation and Heart beat with medical kit box carried by Guide (4) Satellite Phone for extremely remote destination
  • Spiritual Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu in A/C Car.
  • Kathmandu sightseeing entrance fee.

Cost Details for Ganesh Himal Trekking-General Exclusions

  • Food while you are in Kathmandu.
  • Your Travel and medical insurance.
  • All the alcoholic and non alcoholic hot and cold drinks.
  • Tips for the guide, porter and driver (Tipping is expected).

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Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking

Trip Info of Ganesh Himal Trek

  • Tourist Bus/Jeep-Car
  • Minimum 02
  • 4200 meters / 13776 feet
  • Hotel-Lodge
  • Somewhat Active
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Autumn (March to May) & Autumn (Aug to Nov)
  • In Person
  • Base Camp Trek
  • Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner
  • English-Chinese-Hindi
  • 14
  • 75

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