Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trekking - 18 Days

Trip Facts

  • Tourist Bus/Jeep-Car
  • 1 to 8
  • 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 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

Ganesh Himal Trek Itinerary

Day 1
Arrival at Kathmandu international airport & our company representative will receive you and assist you to transfer to hotel

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

Day 2
Full day Kathmandu city sightseeing with guide in A/C car.

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

Day 3
Drive Kathmandu - Salangkhu Khola (680m).

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

Day 4
Salangkhu Khola - Balche Village (2140m).

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

Day 5
Balche Village - Gonga (3240m).

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

Day 6
Acclimatization, rest and full day sightseeing at Gonga.

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

Day 7
Gonga - Singla (4040m).

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

Day 8
Singla - Sertung village (2480m).

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

Day 9
Sertung village - Laba Dovan (1340m).

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

Day 10
Laba Dovan - Mongeythanti (2660m).

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

Day 11
Mongeythanti - Dumchet village (2500m).

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

Day 12
Dumchet village - Budigandaki (1500m).

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

Day 13
Budigandaki - Arughat Bazaar (530m).

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

Day 14
Arughat Bazaar - Khanchowk.

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

Day 15
Khanchowk – Gorkha Bazzar(950m).

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

Day 16
Drive from Gorkha to Kathmandu by tourist bus.

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

Day 17
Rest, shopping and it’s your day at Kathmand, Thamel, please relax .

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

Day 18
Our vehicle will drive you to Kathmandu international airport for your final departure to Home.

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

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
From $ 970
per Person for Service Trip
From $ 1,580
per Person for All Inclusive Trip
From $ 2,030
per Person for All Comfortable Trip (Free Cancellation and Transferable)

Trip Info of Ganesh Himal Trek

  • Tourist Bus/Jeep-Car
  • 1 to 8
  • 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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