Ganesh Himal Ganga Jamuna Trek

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Ganesh Himal Ganga Jamuna trek leads us through the culturally rich unspoiled ethnic villages and dense forest with beautiful Himalayan flora and fauna on the backdropped of the breathtaking mountain range of Himalayas.

This trek is one of the best treks in central Nepal on the non-touristy trail. Ganesh Himal not frequented by many tourists and it situated in central Nepal, northwest of Katmandu the terraced hillsides seem to climb to the sky. The trekking route takes us through river valleys and traditional farming communities that contain a variety of ethnic groups in Nepal.

Ganesh Himal Ganaga Jamuna trek also goes through pine and rhododendron forests and across various passes. During the trek, we can have wonderful views of Langtang, Gosainkunda, Ganesh Himal, Boudha Peak, Himalchuli, Manaslu, Machhapuchhre, South Annapurna and Annapurna II.

The trek offers the terraced hillsides governing the sky as well as ethnical diversity from various groups and their mixed of lifestyle that gives us a glimpse into real Nepali life and the trip gives the trekkers an abundant opportunity to observe the rich Nepalese cultural tradition


  • Hike through culturally rich unspoiled ethnic villages and dense forest enjoying beautiful Himalayan flora and fauna and the breathtaking mountain range of Ganesh Himal range  

Outline Itinerary

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Day 1:Arrive at Kathmandu Airport (1,350meters):

You will be greeted by one of our trek leaders and transfer to hotel and a short brief about the trekking after refreshment. Overnight at hotel. 

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude:1,350meters

Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour including Kathmandu Durbar Square, Patan Durbar Square, Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath Temple and Baudhanath Stupa. Or free day on your own. Overnight at hotel. 

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu
  • Maximum Altitude:1,350meters

It takes about 6 hours; you will drive North of Kathmandu via Trishuli Bazar (Shopping centre for local people, mix caste people from different village,). Overnight at guest house. 

  • Accommodation:guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Betrawati

It takes about 6 hours (Steep up, mix village, farm and Shaal forest). Overnight under tent or local guest house.  

  • Accommodation:local guest house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kispang
  • Maximum Altitude:1,850m

It takes about 5 hours. (Enjoy Great Tamang culture, village, School, Monastery, stupa, farm, waterfall). Overnight under tent or local house.

  • Accommodation:tent or local house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Thulo Chaur
  • Maximum Altitude:2,350m

It takes about 4 hours. (Beautiful and deep mix forest, Animals). Overnight under tent or local guest house.  

  • Accommodation:tent or local house
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Gonga
  • Maximum Altitude:3,000m

It takes about5 hours and this is the base camp of Shing La Top; (Deep rhododendron and pine forest, good chance to see the animals including monkey, great Himalayan chane of Langtnag and Tibet range). Overnight under tent.  

  • Accommodation:tent
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Rupchet
  • Maximum Altitude:3,800m

It takes about 8 hours. (High top, early morning Singla for Amazing Mountains view with sunrise, deep forest). Overnight under tent.  

  • Accommodation:tent
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Shing La pas and Cherma
  • Maximum Altitude:4,400m.,2,900m

It takes about 6 hours. (Nice forest, nice Tamang village, great Mountain View and farm.). Overnight under tent. 

  • Accommodation:tent
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Meyghang
  • Maximum Altitude:2,300m

It takes about seven hours. Crossing landslide nearby Jharlang, you begin your trek through ascent path with views of Ganesh Himal, Manaslu, jungle, waterfall, farming terraces and villages. Darkha is the first Brahmin village on this trek. From here you can enjoy the view of Aankhu stream at some distance. Overnight under tent. 

  • Accommodation:tent
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Darkha

It takes about seven hours. The early part of your trek is descent up to Darkha phedi and the trail leads us mostly flat with some uphill and downhill to Fulkharka. Fulkharka is a big village with the nice hospital, school, tea shops and important official buildings. This place is near to Ganga jamuna and also the great view point of Manaslu Moutain. Overnight under tent.

  • Accommodation:tent
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Fulkharka

Start early hike to Ganga Jamuna, on the way enjoy some nice Tamang and Gurung villages. Meet the local people, talk with them and know the way of their life. Enjoy a pack lunch at near Ganga Jamuna. After lunch we head to Ganga Jamuna, this is a breathtaking destination where there are two diffrent ridges called Ganga and Jamuna. It is also believe that they are sisters. The highlights of the trip are amazing waterfalls, breathtaking views, holy temple, unique landscapes and the great culture and tradition of surrounding habitant’s. Back to camp, visit school and villages. Overnight under tent. 

  • Accommodation:tent
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Ganga Jamuna

After breakfast, we take a local bus drive from Dadathok to Kathmandu via Dhading Bensi. 9 hours journey. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.  

  • Accommodation:hotel
  • Meals:BLD
  • Place:Kathmandu


    • All Airport-hotel transfers by a private vehicle.
    • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
    • Accommodation in a standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
    • Local guest houses accommodations or Home stay during trekking in the mountains.
    • Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during trekking.
    • All ground transportation as per the itinerary by private vehicles.
    • All necessary staff with experienced guide and porters (one porter for two trekkers basis) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging.
    • All necessary paper works; special trekking permits for Ganesh Himal trek.
    • Down Jacket and sleeping bag, duffel bag and trekking Map (Down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion).
    • Travel and rescue arrangements.
    • Welcome and fare well dinner in Kathmandu.
    • Exclusive Medical Kit bag.
    • Our service charge and all government taxes.
    • Personal nature expenses.
    • Bar bill and all kind of drinks.
    • Rescue & Evacuation.
    • Gratitude (tip) for staff.
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    Useful Information

    Equipment and Packing List Gears are pretty much essential for your great trip. Please contact us for the comprehensive packing list for this trip.

    Permits and Formalities:

    A trek to a restricted area must be arranged as a fully equipped organized trek through a registered trekking agency using tents, Sherpa staff, cooks and porters. We arrange the permit through a series of applications, guarantees, and letters, a process that requires a couple of working days. You may not trek alone; there must be at least two members in each group. For some areas, there is a limit to the number of trekkers per season.

    Ram Kumar Adhikari
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