Nestled between the Tibetan border and Mount Manaslu, Tsum Valley is a hidden gem concealed within Nepal’s majestic peaks. Embark on the Tsum Valley Trek, a 10-day journey that commences and concludes in Kathmandu, and uncover the valley’s captivating beauty.

From Kathmandu, a scenic drive of approximately 87 miles (140 kilometers) leads to Machha Khola, the trailhead of Tsum Valley. This drive typically takes between 8 to 9 hours.

Sunset at Manaslu

Trekking Facts

Maximum Elevation4,500m 
Time 10 Days
Difficulty LevelModerate
Best Time/SeasonOctober to December and March to April 
Accommodation TypeTeahouse
Way to Tsum Valley Trek

Buddhism enthusiasts will find this trek particularly appealing, as it immerses them in the region’s rich Buddhist heritage and encounters with devout Buddhist people. Until 2008, the Manaslu Tsum route remained off-limits to visitors. Once regarded as one of the world’s most remote mountain valleys, Tsum Valley now beckons adventurers with its captivating beauty. Embark on a 10-day trek that ascends above 3,000 meters and unveils the hidden treasures of Tsum Valley.


  • Majestic views of Mount Manaslu, Shringi Himal, Poshyop Glacier, Ganesh Himal, and many more.
  • You’ll get the chance to observe Buddhism in the Himalayas.
  • Enjoy with calm trekking environment as it the remote trail.
  • Experienced Himalayan people’s lifestyle and culture.
  • Explore Tibetan Buddhism by visiting Chortens, Monasteries, and Gompas.
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What is INCLUDED and What is EXCLUDED in package?


  • Private transfers for your international flight 2 times ( arrival/ departure )
  • Kathmandu – Machha Khola – Kathmandu by Local Bus 
  • Best Available Teahouse accommodation during the trekking
  • Meals during the trekking  ( 10 X Breakfast, 10 X Lunch, 9 X Dinner )
  • An Experienced Licensed Holder English Speaking Trekking guide
  • Porter ( 2 trekkers: 1 porter, carries maximum 20 to 23 kg  )
  • All required Trekking Permits
  • First Aid Kit with an Oximeter
  • Trekking map and Trip Achievement Certificate if needed
  • Duffel Bag of Our Company for Trekking ( Should be returned after trekking )
  • Seasonal Fruits each trekking day after dinner
  • Nepal Government and local taxes and company service

Cost Excludes

Frequently Asked Questions

Is the Tsum Valley Trek difficult?

It’s a moderately difficult trek due to the average of 7 hours of high-altitude walking each day. You will be trekking above 3,000 meters for more than a week.

How many days do we need for the Manaslu Circuit with the Tsum Valley?

For the Manaslu Circuit Trek with the Tsum Valley, we need 20 days for the trek from and to Kathmandu.

Can we do the Manaslu Circuit trek after exploring the Tsum Valley?

Yes, you can do both trails with a single entry and exit point. You can extend this trip according to your holidays and interests.

What can we see in the Tsum Valley area?

You will have great views of Shringi (7,187 m), Nagadi Chuli (7,871 m), Ganesh Himal (7,140 m), and Mount Manaslu (8,163 m).

How much distance should we walk each day?

On average, you should walk 18 km per day for the entire trip.

Do we need a sleeping bag for the trek?

Basic types of teahouses are available in the Tsum Valley Area. Hence, you should have your own sleeping bag for the Tsum Trek.

Can we get a porter to carry my backpack while on the Tsum Valley Trekking?

Yes, we have experienced and strong porters from village areas who can carry up to 23 kg of your baggage.

How can we book the Tsum Valley Trekking with the best trek agency?

It’s the most important thing before starting trekking in Nepal. To book your Tsum Valley Trip with the best agency, you can simply send an email to Base Camp Hike. Base Camp Hike always ensures a memorable trekking experience. For more details, you can visit their website like this About Base Camp Hike

Can we use credit cards or find ATMs during the Tsum Valley journey?

No, you can’t. The basic teahouses in the trekking areas don’t have credit card reader machines, and there are no banks or ATMs along the way. You should carry enough Nepali rupees in cash.

Can we get a hot shower during trekking?

Yes, you can get a hot shower during the trek to Tsum Valley. Some places have solar hot showers, while others provide gas heating showers.


Beautiful Tsum valley and wonderful place to hike

Rated 5.0 out of 5
February 9, 2021

I really enjoyed hiking in the Tsum valley. It was my first trekking in Nepal but not least. I will come again to Nepal for Khopra Ridge Trek. Highly satisfied with packages. Best guide and porter. I will use the company again.

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    April 11 - April 20 ,20247854
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