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Ruby valley trek

Ruby valley trek

Homestay Trek
Ruby valley trekking
Ruby valley trekking
Ruby valley trekking

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Trip Facts

Duration : 9 Days Max-Altitude : 3850m Program Type : Home Stay Best Season : Sep to Jan, March to Aug Per Day Walking : 6/7 Hours Trek Grade : Grade 3:

Since the terrain can be hard and the days long, hikers on these treks should be in good physical condition and have some previous mountain walking experience. Steep climbing may be involved, although it is never necessary to use ropes. Treks at this level can he arranged for periods of 16 to 21 days. Typically, a gradual ascent through a green river valley will lead you up to a number of high passes, where you will reach the altitude of 5416m. Often times, you will get a close insight into the Tibetan culture. Participants should expect to trek above 5416m/17872ft.

Mode of Travel : Land
All price inclusive
$ 580 $ 480

Overview

Ruby valley trek 9 days Itinerary

Ruby Valley Trek Nepal consists of the area between Langtang National Park and Manaslu Conservation Area, this trek is in the inner Ruby Valley Rural Municipality. It is known as Ruby Valley Trek because the Ganesh Himal region contains ruby deposits.

Ganesh Himal Ruby Valley Trek is a homestay trek in the northern part of Nepal. On a trip off the beaten path and a homestay trek, you’ll walk through dense forests filled with rhododendrons, pines, and oaks. Take in the panoramic view of snow-capped mountains including Ganesh Himal, Langtang, and Manaslu. Visit the sacred lake, Parvati Kund, where thousands of pilgrims gather on the occasion of Janai Purnima.

The Multivalue hidden treasure valley

There are also three beautiful holy lakes in the ruby valley trekking territory, name called Kalo Kunda, Seto Kunda, and Ganesh Kunda which is the lap of the Ganesh Himal Base camp. The popular Ankhu Khola river flows from these three ponds, also it has been found that ruby mines and several types of zinc mines surroundings in this lake territory. In addition, the multi-value Himalayan Natural herbals plants found in the lap of Ganesh Himal are jadwar herb, salam Pancha, nardostachys, Caterpillar Fungus, mountain swertia, asparagus, and sanjivani buti.

Hidden treasure

Ruby Valley area offers several trekking routes including Pangsang La Pass, Kalo Kunda, Seto Kunda, Singla Pass Trek, and Paldor Peak, however, upper Ruby valley trekking require camping gear with well-equipment. The higher part of the trek is not as easy as the lower Ruby Valley. There is also a natural hot spring between Chalishgaon and Hindung village. Many tourists come here for a rest day at chalish, taking a bath in the hot spring and enjoying it. Additionally, this warm spring bath is essential for increasing blood flow fast, and it provides a therapeutic benefit to human health by increasing circulation and metabolism through an amalgamation of essential minerals.

Ruby Valley Trekking is a multi-culture adventure journey that Learn about the cultures and traditions of ethnic indigenous groups such as Brahmins, Tamang, Gurung, and Ghale peoples. The religion they practice is Buddhism-Bon Po, which worships nature and all deities. A few of them are influenced by Christianity. You will also pass Hindu temples and Buddhist monasteries on your hike.

During your ruby valley homestay trek, you will cross Pangasng La Pass, which is 3,850 m above sea level. From the pass (Pangsang Danda), we can see snow-capped mountains like the Langtang Himal range, Manaslu range, and Ganesh range, as well as high alpine pastures and terraces.

The Ruby Valley route is a homestay trek, which was explored by TAAN in 2013 but is still being underdeveloped. Do not expect luxury tea houses since the accommodation is a homestay with a local family. 

Best Viewpoint

From Pangsang La Pass, a 3,850 meters mountain pass above sea level, you can see the Ganesh Himal range. Ganesh Himal I 7422 m, Ganesh Himal II 7118 m, Ganesh III 70433 m Ganesh Himal IV 7104 m known as Babil, Salasungo, Lapsang Kharbo, it is four directions views point to the top, there are other passes also called Sing la pass Trek, which is doable only camping Trek because of no villages that side of the pass.

The 9-day to Ruby Valley trek starts from Dundur Khola, after a scenic bus ride from Kathmandu to Dhading Besi, and a Tata Sumo Jeep ride from Dhading Besi. or It is possible to do this trek the other way around starting from Syabrubesi, and trekking to Somdang, Tipling, Chalish, and descending to Dhading Besi.

The Nepal wilderness trekking agency leads, the Ganesh Himal Ruby Valley trekking with expert guides, and porters who come from Sertung-Chalish village. Our guides have a deeper understanding of the culture, peoples, and local language of the region.


 

Detail Itinerary

  • Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhading Bensi 4 hours by local bus and Jeep To Dondure Khola overnight at homestay in the Village,
  • Day 02: Trek to Borang Village 1500 meters, 5 hours walking stay overnight at homestay.
  • Day 03: Trek to Chalish Village 1600 meters, 3 /4 hours walking stay overnight at homestay.
  • Day 04: Rest day at the same place and explore on hot spring.
  • Day 05: Trek to Tipling 2100 meters. 3 /4 hours walking and stay overnight at homestay.
  • Day 06: Trek to Pangsang pass 3850 mt. from Pangsang you could see uncountable mountain peaks Langtang / Ganjala / lang shisha / Ganesh Himal / Paldor peak / Lapsang Karbo Manasulu / and all Annapurna range, 7 / 8 hours walking stay overnight at Lodge in Somdang 3320 meters.
  • Day 07: Trek to Gatlang 5 /6 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 08: Trek to Syabru Bensi 5 /6 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu( 9 hours driving) by local bus via Dhunche, Trisuli.

Cost Included

  • Hotel to the bus park by car.
  • Kathmandu to Dhading Bensi(4 hours) by public bus.
  • Lodge accommodation on homestay during your trekking.
  • Italian, Chinese, Nepali, Indian, many other European Delicious Meals three times a day (Breakfast, lunch, and dinner chose by Menu).
  • National park entrance permits and TIMS card.
  • One fluent English speaking, government registered, experienced, first aid trained guide who is friendly and familiar with this area and required porters, one porter for two clients.
  • Required Equipment sleeping bag jackets (Self-preparation equipment list click here).
  • Guides/porters- food, lodge, bus transportation, salary, insurance, equipment, etc.

Cost Excluded

  • Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Personal equipment
  • all beverage, Soft and hard table drinks such as coke, beer, 
  • drinking water/mineral water, etc. during the trek.
  • dessert, etc
  • Hot shower, laundry  
  • personal insurance
  • Tip for guide and porter.

Reviews

From Netherlands
Ganesh Himal Ruby Valley Homestay/lodge trek Mar/Apr 2018 Nepal Wilderness Trekking again organized our private trek (also Langtang in October 2014) since we were happy...
From Australia
The Ruby Valley Trek, Red Pandas, and Cedar forests This was the most memorable trip I have ever taken in the Himalayas. I have trekked...
From America
Nepal Wilderness Trekking Team offers another trek in Ruby Valley! Our all-time favorite guide Manoj Tamang led us on this 12-day cultural trek through Ruby...

Ruby valley trek 9 days Itinerary

Ruby Valley Trek Nepal consists of the area between Langtang National Park and Manaslu Conservation Area, this trek is in the inner Ruby Valley Rural Municipality. It is known as Ruby Valley Trek because the Ganesh Himal region contains ruby deposits.

Ganesh Himal Ruby Valley Trek is a homestay trek in the northern part of Nepal. On a trip off the beaten path and a homestay trek, you’ll walk through dense forests filled with rhododendrons, pines, and oaks. Take in the panoramic view of snow-capped mountains including Ganesh Himal, Langtang, and Manaslu. Visit the sacred lake, Parvati Kund, where thousands of pilgrims gather on the occasion of Janai Purnima.

The Multivalue hidden treasure valley

There are also three beautiful holy lakes in the ruby valley trekking territory, name called Kalo Kunda, Seto Kunda, and Ganesh Kunda which is the lap of the Ganesh Himal Base camp. The popular Ankhu Khola river flows from these three ponds, also it has been found that ruby mines and several types of zinc mines surroundings in this lake territory. In addition, the multi-value Himalayan Natural herbals plants found in the lap of Ganesh Himal are jadwar herb, salam Pancha, nardostachys, Caterpillar Fungus, mountain swertia, asparagus, and sanjivani buti.

Hidden treasure

Ruby Valley area offers several trekking routes including Pangsang La Pass, Kalo Kunda, Seto Kunda, Singla Pass Trek, and Paldor Peak, however, upper Ruby valley trekking require camping gear with well-equipment. The higher part of the trek is not as easy as the lower Ruby Valley. There is also a natural hot spring between Chalishgaon and Hindung village. Many tourists come here for a rest day at chalish, taking a bath in the hot spring and enjoying it. Additionally, this warm spring bath is essential for increasing blood flow fast, and it provides a therapeutic benefit to human health by increasing circulation and metabolism through an amalgamation of essential minerals.

Ruby Valley Trekking is a multi-culture adventure journey that Learn about the cultures and traditions of ethnic indigenous groups such as Brahmins, Tamang, Gurung, and Ghale peoples. The religion they practice is Buddhism-Bon Po, which worships nature and all deities. A few of them are influenced by Christianity. You will also pass Hindu temples and Buddhist monasteries on your hike.

During your ruby valley homestay trek, you will cross Pangasng La Pass, which is 3,850 m above sea level. From the pass (Pangsang Danda), we can see snow-capped mountains like the Langtang Himal range, Manaslu range, and Ganesh range, as well as high alpine pastures and terraces.

The Ruby Valley route is a homestay trek, which was explored by TAAN in 2013 but is still being underdeveloped. Do not expect luxury tea houses since the accommodation is a homestay with a local family. 

Best Viewpoint

From Pangsang La Pass, a 3,850 meters mountain pass above sea level, you can see the Ganesh Himal range. Ganesh Himal I 7422 m, Ganesh Himal II 7118 m, Ganesh III 70433 m Ganesh Himal IV 7104 m known as Babil, Salasungo, Lapsang Kharbo, it is four directions views point to the top, there are other passes also called Sing la pass Trek, which is doable only camping Trek because of no villages that side of the pass.

The 9-day to Ruby Valley trek starts from Dundur Khola, after a scenic bus ride from Kathmandu to Dhading Besi, and a Tata Sumo Jeep ride from Dhading Besi. or It is possible to do this trek the other way around starting from Syabrubesi, and trekking to Somdang, Tipling, Chalish, and descending to Dhading Besi.

The Nepal wilderness trekking agency leads, the Ganesh Himal Ruby Valley trekking with expert guides, and porters who come from Sertung-Chalish village. Our guides have a deeper understanding of the culture, peoples, and local language of the region.


 

  • Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Dhading Bensi 4 hours by local bus and Jeep To Dondure Khola overnight at homestay in the Village,
  • Day 02: Trek to Borang Village 1500 meters, 5 hours walking stay overnight at homestay.
  • Day 03: Trek to Chalish Village 1600 meters, 3 /4 hours walking stay overnight at homestay.
  • Day 04: Rest day at the same place and explore on hot spring.
  • Day 05: Trek to Tipling 2100 meters. 3 /4 hours walking and stay overnight at homestay.
  • Day 06: Trek to Pangsang pass 3850 mt. from Pangsang you could see uncountable mountain peaks Langtang / Ganjala / lang shisha / Ganesh Himal / Paldor peak / Lapsang Karbo Manasulu / and all Annapurna range, 7 / 8 hours walking stay overnight at Lodge in Somdang 3320 meters.
  • Day 07: Trek to Gatlang 5 /6 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 08: Trek to Syabru Bensi 5 /6 hours walking stay overnight at lodge.
  • Day 09: Drive back to Kathmandu( 9 hours driving) by local bus via Dhunche, Trisuli.

Cost Included

  • Hotel to the bus park by car.
  • Kathmandu to Dhading Bensi(4 hours) by public bus.
  • Lodge accommodation on homestay during your trekking.
  • Italian, Chinese, Nepali, Indian, many other European Delicious Meals three times a day (Breakfast, lunch, and dinner chose by Menu).
  • National park entrance permits and TIMS card.
  • One fluent English speaking, government registered, experienced, first aid trained guide who is friendly and familiar with this area and required porters, one porter for two clients.
  • Required Equipment sleeping bag jackets (Self-preparation equipment list click here).
  • Guides/porters- food, lodge, bus transportation, salary, insurance, equipment, etc.

Cost Excluded

  • Hotel in Kathmandu
  • Personal equipment
  • all beverage, Soft and hard table drinks such as coke, beer, 
  • drinking water/mineral water, etc. during the trek.
  • dessert, etc
  • Hot shower, laundry  
  • personal insurance
  • Tip for guide and porter.

Frequently Asked Questions

The difficulty of Ruby valley home stay trek is moderate trek
Pangsang la pass Height is 3850 m
yes you can do it, if you have few Extra days then can do Tamang Heritage Trek or Langtang trekafter gatlang village
This is private home stay trek of Ruby valley
Pre-monsoon (from February to May) and Post-monsoon (from late September to December)
TIMS and National park Permits
Very limited number of rooms during the season because of home stay

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