Ganesh Himal Trek
Elephant-headed God “Ganesh” of Good Fortune
Ganesh Himal Trek is one of the best trekking trails in the Ganesh Himal Region. Ganesh Himal trails are gaining momentum in terms of popularity. From grassy meadows to the high altitude pass and from lowland Nepalese civilization to the Himalayan people’s lifestyle and the Himalayan ranges’ enchanting views, this trekking is the most mystical and vibrant in Nepal in comparison to other popular trekking trails of Nepal.
Ganesh Himal Trek starts with the bus drive from Kathmandu to Somdang, the small Tamang village. The place is famous in Nepal as the mine of zinc these days. Ganesh Himal Trek is very happening because of the hydropower project being installed in the region. From Somdang, the Ganesh Himal trek follows towards the Pangsang Pass. The pass is visually attractive because of the green pastured hilltop adjacent to the Himalayan range. The trail then moves towards Ganesh Himal Base Camp.
This unique and virgin Himalaya is equally aesthetic as its name is related to the sacred god of Hinduism, Lord Ganesha. People believe that the shape of the Ganesh Himal resembles that of the head of the Lord himself. Once you have savored the delights of this magnificent mountain, you will descend towards Rajgang Kharka. In 4 days, you will be in the small yet consuming town at the banks of the Budi Gandaki river. The River lies on the border of Dhading and the Gorkha district of Nepal. These villages offer enigmatic and varied experiences. The Chhetri, Brahmin, Gurung, and other ethnic people will encounter on the way.
The Tented accommodation or the accommodation shared with the locals helps to enhance the small group adventure tour in the Ganesh Himal Trek. From Aarughat, you will be taken to Kathmandu, passing by Dhading Besi via rural postal road. The road trip from Aarughat until Dhading Besi is equally captivating because of the stylistic serpent road. You will cross paddy fields, rivers, and forests uphill and downhill.
Come and witness this virgin land up in this Ganesh Himal Trek with Peregrine Treks & Expedition. The local team of Peregrine would be your traveling companion, ensuring the never seen before and never explained before a presentation, hospitality, and service. Let’s travel to the Ganesh Himal region.
We have daily departures for this trip, so we recommend that you book it according to your schedule. We will customize the tour/trekking package to your specific needs. We are concentrating on the private trip, taking into account numerous elements such as COVID, trekkers' physical fitness, available time, and budget. Because these elements may or may not be compatible with the individual traveler.
Similarly, during the trek/tour, we will be pleased to supply you with pre/post accommodation as well as other supplementary services such as a domestic flight and an additional porter. Please fill out this customized form for your convenience.
Customize this trip with help from our local travel specialist that matches your interests.
We accept major currencies such as the US Dollar, the Great Britain Pound, the Euro, the Australian Dollar, the Singapore Dollar, the Indian Rupee, the Swiss Franc, the Canadian Dollar, the Japanese Yen, the Chinese Yuan, the Saudi Arabian Riyal, the Qatari Riyal, the Thai Baht, the UAE Dirham, the Malaysian Ringgit, the South Korean Won, the Swedish Kroner, the Danish Kroner, the Hong Kong Dollar, the Kuwaiti Dinar, and the Bahrain Dinar.
Type C, D, and M power plugs and sockets are used. The standard voltage and frequency are 230 V and 50Hz, respectively.
Vaccinations You must be completely vaccinated against COVID-19 at least 14 days before traveling to Nepal. Vaccination documentation is required.
On Arrival Visas are available at Nepal's entrance points for travelers. Travelers from Nigeria, Ghana, Zimbabwe, Swaziland, Cameroon, Somalia, Liberia, Ethiopia, Iraq, Palestine, Afghanistan, and Syria, on the other hand, are required to obtain a visa through their nearest Nepalese diplomatic post (embassy/consulate).
To confirm the trek/tour package, we want a deposit of at least 20% of the total tour/trek fee. The remaining balance must be paid when you arrive in Nepal. We take Visa, Maestro, MasterCard, American Express, and other major credit cards. The total cost of a Bhutan and Tibet tour must be paid in full at the time of booking.
We strongly advise you to purchase a SIM card for reliable internet access throughout Nepal. Nepal Telecom (owned by the government) and NCELL (owned by the private sector) are the two main SIM card providers in Nepal. It is preferable to get a SIM card at an airport, where staff will assist with activation and data plan purchases. If you have a SIM card, it will be easier for you to contact us and locate our airport agent.
You can charge your electrical devices at hotels and lodges because there are no power outages. In the Himalayan region, however, hotel owners may levy a nominal fee.
This was my first experience in trekking and choosing Peregrine Treks was a great decision, and it blew me away! Our guides were friendly, knew everything about the trekking region very well, and were loads of fun. I would recommend Peregrine Treks for any trekking in Nepal you’re considering doing as they made my experience a huge success!
I did this Ganesh Himal Trek with Peregrine Treks in mid-September of 2019. I loved the blend of lots of views of big, snowy mountains with trekking through interesting and remote villages. The people are genuinely delighted (and amazed) that you have made the effort to visit their villages and give you a very warm welcome. On the trek, our guide Mingmar and our porters took care of every aspect ensuring a truly authentic visit to this little known area.
I highly recommend Peregrine Treks if you are travelling to Nepal for trekking.
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