Length of trip: 15 days
Highest Alt: 3250 m
Average walking: 5-7 hr per day
Type of trek: Camping
Best season: Spring/Autumn/Winter
Group size: Min. 4 people
Mode of Travel: Land Transportation
Ganesh Himal trek is relatively less crowded trekking famous of mountain views and Tamang culture. The central eastern region of Nepal is one of the most isolated and least explored area Nepal's Himalayas. Only a few foreigners are explored in the recent years. This region offers spectacular views, untouched natural splendor and wild and friendly inhabitations
The Ganesh Himal is named after the elephant-headed God of Good Fortune. The Ganesh Himal can clearly be seen from Kathmandu Valley. The Ganesh Range Peaks (Ganesh I, Ganesh II, Ganesh III, and Ganesh IV) stand out like crystal that is the "Great Himalayan Chain" forming the skyline. This great Himalayan massif is contained between the valley of the Buri Gandaki in the west and Bhote Koshi in the east, which becomes Trishuli Khola in the lower section.
Day 01: Arrivals in Kathmandu check in at hotel (after rest we show you bit around thamel)
Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley
Day 03: Kathmandu - To Betrawati, aprx.height 8.50m. (5 hours drive). North of Kathmandu via Trishuli Bazar (Shoping centre for local people, mix caste people from different village, Small River in the camp site)
Day 04: Betrawati - Kispang (aprx. height 1850m.); 6 hours walk. (Steep up, mix village, farm and Shaal forest)
Day 05: Kispang - Thulo Chaur (aprx. height 2350m.); 5 hours walk. (Great tamang culture, village, School, Monastry, stupa, farm, waterfall)
Day 06: Thulo Chaur - Gonga (aprx. height 3000m.)4 hours walk. (Nice and deep mix forest, Animals)
Day 07: Gonga - Rupchet (aprx. height 3800m.); this is the base camp of Shing La Top; 4 hours walk. (Deep rhododendron and pine forest, good chance to see the animals including monkey, great Himalayan chane of Langtnag and Tibet range.
Day 08: Rupchet - Shing La pass (aprx. height 4400.) or Sing La Top (aprx. height 4600m– Cherma (aprx. height 2900m.); 7-8 hours walk. (High top, early moring Singla for Amazing Mountains view with sunrise, deep forest)
Day 09: Cherma - Meyghang (aprx. height 2300m.) 6 hours walk. Nice forest, nice tamang village, great Mountain View and farm.)
Day 10: Meyghang –Tharpu or Sally (Aprx height 1900m) 5 hrs. (Nice terrace farm, mix caste village, local shoping place, Mountain View) .
Day 11: Tharpu or Sally - Khahare (aprx. height 900m.); 5 hours walk (great, mix village, nice farm)
Day 12: Khahere - Arughat ( aprx. 1000m) 4 hour nice walk
Day 13: Arughat – Khanchok (aprx 1200m) 5 hours walk, Mix village, Mountain View
Day 14: Khanchok- Gorkha (1000m) 4 hour nice and easy walk, Old Gorkha,palace, very famous temple ( Gorakhnath, Gorakhkali), Big shopping center for local people.
Day 15: Drive back to Kathmandu.