Ganesh Himal Singla Pass Trek

Duration: 8 Days
  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Public Vehicle
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: Hotel + Teahouses + Lodges
  • Group Size: 1+
  • Max Elevation: 4050m

A journey to Ganesh Himal Sing La pass trek is just more than trekking. The trip start after the 4 hrs drive to Trisuli and one more hrs drive to Valche village. The overland trip is very much scenic and smooth drive, however, the road condition can be poor due to the monsoon in Nepal.

Ganesh Himal Sing La pass (4050 m), is a shortest and closest trekking from the capital city of Nepal, Kathmandu. It is a small loop trek around the Ganesh Himal region and stop overnight in a basic home stay with local. The trek offers the abundant flora and fauna, dramatic landscapes, mesmerizing mountain vista including Ganesh Himal, Shringi Himal, Manaslu region in the south, Langtang panorama as well as part of the Annapurna range. Explore the welcoming village people of Tamang, Gurung, Blaksmith, and Chetri with their customs and tradition. This is a garden of Orchids, rhododendrons, jasmines and other wild floras are most commonly seen in this region. Every day , you will experience the different scenery with fluttering prayer flags, Mani Wall, Chorten and chirping birds. Nepal experience the four different season Like (September-November) Autumn, (December-February) Winter, (March-May) Spring and (Jun-August) Summer-Rainy season. This low altitude trek can be done all around the year but Spring and Autumn is highly recommended. Singla Pass trek is also possible to do in very basic tea house but and camping is highly recommended.

The Sing la pass trek itinerary is carefully design by the experts of Global Adventure trekking. Our experts are highly qualified to design the latest updated itinerary being on the side of customer. If you are dreaming to have some physically active activities within the short time frame, Surely Ganesh Himal Sing La pass trekking is the best option.

Highlights

  • New, uncrowded and off-the-beaten trekking trail
  • Splendid views of Ganesh, Manaslu, Langtang, Hiunchuli, Paldor Lapsang Karbo etc.
  • Cross Sing La pass 4050m with view of Manaslu, Langtang range, Ganesh Himal range and many more 
  • Visit the ethnic communities of Tamang, Chhetri and their culture prigramme.

Outline Itinerary

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Day 01: Arrival and transfer to Hotel.

Upon arrival at TIA, Global Adventure Trekking airport representative greet you and co-ordinate a transfer to Hotel. Rest of the time is free, explore the local market / Kathmandu Durbar Square.

  • No meals
  • Hotel
  • 1450 m

Today you will explore Kathmandu Valley by visiting world Heritage sites including Monkey Temple, Pashupatinath Temple and Buddhanath Stupa

  • Breakfast
  • Hotel

Taking a local bus early in the morning or a private four wheel drive journey from Kathmandu reaches Bhalche Gaun after driving approximately 5/7 hrs. This is also the gateway to the Langtang Valley at the confluence of the Bhote Kosi and Langtang Rivers. Mesmerizing scenic driving and passing through Trisuli Bazaar and Betrawati. You will even able to start your trek on the same day but due to bit rough and tough driving spending a night in Bhalche will give you excellent acclimatization day. 

  • Full board meals
  • Lodge
  • 1810m

After breakfast trek bit uphill and have breath taking views on the back of Bhalche village. Trek continue passing thorough high tropical jungle and mesmerizing jungle views as well as beautiful landscape. The Rhododendron forest, Bamboo forest and different types of Orchid with chirping birds make you journey more pleasant and fun. Over night at Camp/Local Hut

  • Full board meals
  • Basic Guest house
  • 3100m

You day begins after the breakfast at Ganaga. Gonaga is a small village with beautiful surrounding. Leave Gonaga behind and trek to Rupchet. Always walking ups and down through the forest. Overnight at basic tea shop.

  • Full Board meals
  • Basic Guest House
  • 3850 m

After breakfast trek all the way hill top near Singla Pass (4050m) having the best view 270 degrees panoramic mountain views of Langtang ranges, Holy Ganesh himal ranges, Mt. Manaslu ranges and some part of Annapurna ranges. Enjoy the best views and then trek all the down to Shertung gaon passing through high tropical jungle, rhododendron forest, pine forest, oak, fire, Himalayan bamboo and surprising wildlife experience with many Kharkas (cow, sheep and goat huts). Iljyang water fall and its surrounding landscape is an extra ordinary views along the way.

Shertung is inhabited mainly by Tamang. The name Shertung means 'place of gold'. According to a legend , two brothers in search of gold were led here by a dream and thus the settlement was born. Tamang people have own rich culture to show for the visitors jhankri or shaman dance, ghode or horse dance, said to have been brought from Tibetan culture long ago. Jankri (shaman) activity is robust in this territory with the worship of natural forces and indigenous local deities interwoven with Hindu and Buddhist practices.

  • Full Board meals
  • Basic accommodation
  • 1875 m

Take breakfast and then just after walking 30 minutes downhill you arrive in Chalish the most stunning hospitality village of the area where majority of Gurung people and small portion of Dalit people live together. Trek continue to Tatopani (host spring) where you enjoy half of day taking bath and have lunch. This is probably the best hot springs in the area but tourist infrastructure has not developed yet (lodge, meals etc…) however pack lunch from Shertung village or from Chalish village will be much better. Just form side of the village you will see the breath taking Ganesh Himal view just like your face and mirror (so close view). Evening enjoying cultural programme. 

  • Full Board meals
  • Home stay
  • 1660 m

Darkha is the biggest village of Sing La pass trekking. Mostly it is inhabitating by Brahmin, Chetri, Magar, Tamang, Gurung , Newar and many more tribes live together hormonally. The path goes gradually downhill to the suspension bridge. After crossing the bridge you will reach Jharlang village then keep following the flat land to Darkha village where you will enjoy the big village walking. Along the way visit the Hydro power station. Overnight at home stay

  • Full Board meals
  • home stay
  • 850 m

After having early breakfast we will take a bus to Kathmandu. The first part of the road is dot but as soon as you reach Dhading Bensi the road is well paved. 

  • Break fast and Lunch+ farewell
  • Hotel
  • 1450 m

After having breakfast in the hotel, GAT will arrange a transfer to Kathmandu Airport for the final departure. 

  • Breakfast
  • Tent

What's included

  • Airport picks up and drops off
  • 2-night Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • All necessary permit and fees.
  • Land transportation to and from by bus
  • 5-night home stays Accommodation while trekking.
  • 1-night basic tented accommodation.
  • Experienced English Speaking Trekking Guide
  • Safe Drinking Water while in the mountain with Iodine.
  • TIMS-Card (Trekker Information Management System)
  • Full board Meals while in the trekking (breakfast, Lunch, Dinner)
  • Complimentary Sleeping bag and Down Jacket if required.
  • Personal expenses and all kind of drinks
  • Clients personal Insurance,
  • Tips to your Guide and Porter (not mandatory but expected),
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu
  • Laundry services, telephone,
  • Emergency evacuation by Helicopter, Airport tax, and custom clearance
  • Alternative transportation in case of heavy rain, landslide, strike, road blockade, etc.
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Useful Info

Ganesh Himal Singla pass trek organize on the request of evely solo travel on their required date.
Group discount is available so please contact us. 

Group Size, guide and crew member:
We organize Ganesh Himal Singla Pass trek for single people to maximum 10 people at once or even if you have more than 10 people then we can split the group in to two or more groups (according to the number of trekkers) however you all can walk together and stay at same guest house and there are only different guide, and there are 1 guide up to 10 people and 2 guides for 11+ people and a porter for each 2 trekkers.

Trek as an Individual, Private Group or Join a Scheduled Trek:
Global Adventure Trekking specializes in organizing treks for individuals, couples, and small groups. You can trek by yourself as a private group on the date you select without paying extra. We also now and then arrange groups on dates other than those shown on this schedule so feel free to contact us to inquire about other possible dates for group treks that you might be able to join.