Ganesh Himal Region Trek is located in Dhading district, to the north-west of Kathmandu. Ganesh Himal Base Camp Trek is a trip towards the foothill of Ganesh Himal ranges. It is a cluster of nearly 20 peaks, flanking west of Manaslu Himal. The highest points of the trek are the Shingle pass (4200m) and Pasang La pass (4100m).
The trail offers spectacular views of Ganesh I (7406m), Langtang (7300m), Annapurna (8091m). Fishtail (6990m), Manaslu (8163m), Lamjung (6800m), Ganesh II, Ganesh III, Ganesh IV, Boudha Himal, and Hiunchuli.
There are 526 species of plants, 300 species of birds, and many attractive wild animals. The region is also famous for the precious natural rocks such as rubies and rare herbal and medicinal plants. One of the major highlights of this trek is the natural exploration of the twin waterfall Ganga Jamuna.
During the trek, you will have the opportunity to witness a wealth of Nepali culture and traditions. The native people of this area are Gurungs, Tamangs, Magars, Newars, and Brahmins. The homestay will provide an experience to observe their lifestyles, cultures, food, and customs.
The best season for the Ganesh Himal trek is February to May and August to December. To observed the mountains and to see the magnificent red Rhododendrons, Nepal’s national flower. However, trekking is feasible throughout the year.
Ganga Jamuna, Ruby valley Trek, Ganesh Base Camp trek are some of the various trekking routes available in this region.
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Lying to the northwest of Kathmandu, the Ganesh Himal Base Camp trek is one of the nearest and most beautiful treks in the Himalayas. Named after the Hindu god Ganesh, the shape of the Ganesh I peak, when seen at a closer distance, looks like the head of the elephant.
The inhabitants of the area are Tamang ethnic people, who live on highlands and follow the pastoral lifestyle. There are numerous temples, monasteries as well as cultural festivals that offer a glimpse and insight into age-old tradition and myths of this community.
Ganesh Base Camp is purely a camping trek and can be organized on a full-board. Please contact Robinson Crusoe Holidays for the next departure dates and for a range of itineraries to suit your time frame, budget, and interests.
Trip Highlight of Ganesh Himal Trek
- Beautiful Himalayan views of Ganesh Himal region, Langtang region and Annapurna region, beautiful landscape, rich Flora
- Newly trekking destination close to the capital city of Kathmandu and place of valuable zinc, crystal, ruby, tin etc
- The sacred Parvati lake (Kunda), twin sacred White and Black Lakes Natural hot spring and so on
- A dense forest of Rhododendron, pine, oak and bamboo and several rivers along with suspension bridges, Georges, waterfalls and stone- driven mills
- Respectful hospitality of ethnic communities, diverse terrain farmland, green meadow and rocky hills Homes to the domestic animals like sheep, yak, goat and ox