Ganesh Himal Expedition

Ganesh Himal Expedition

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  • Max Altitude Upto 7422m
  • Grade Moderate
  • Duration 32 Days
  • Group Size 2 - 15


Unique Path adventure to Ganesh Himal Expedition at 7, 422 meters / 24, 350 ft high summit, this mountaineering climb leads to one of the world’s best trekking destination in the awesome Ganesh Himal area west of Langtang and east to worlds highest Mt. Manaslu range with fabulous scenery everyday during the trek and climb of Ganesh Himal also known as Yangra.

Ganesh Himal located on the border with Nepal & Tibet, while Trisuli and Buri Gandaki valley on the mid east separates it from the Langtang Himal range; the Buri Gandaki valley and the Shyar Khola valley on the west.

The highest peak in the range is Ganesh I (Yangra) at, 7,422 m /24,350 ft high, there are three other peaks over 7000 meters and with 14 others over 6,000 meters within its massive range, the first successful climb was by a Franco-Swiss Expedition team via the Southeast Ridge in 1955.

Unique Path adventure to Ganesh Himal Expedition leads to awesome picturesque country in the heart of huge bulk of Ganesh Himal range of mountains within high country and through Tamang Heritage Trail.

Gaensh Himal climb is technical includes ice and rock climbing in most of the places till to the summit top, offering grandeur view of surrounding peaks and close view of the Tibetan plateau, as this range lies on the rim of Tibetan border line.

The climb is high technically, should be familiar with the use of your equipment, crampons, harness, ice axe, tying knots and handling climbing ropes. Most of the Ganesh Himal Expedition will be involved walking roped together, including the glacial crossings. This is adventure to Ganesh Himal for the experience mountaineers who have done previous climb in the Himalaya and in Alps mountains.

Starting this wonderful adventure with an interesting drive overland to Syabrubesi for Ganesh Himal Expeditions with more than six hours journey to Syabrubesi, door to Langtang valley, Ganesh Himal and to Tibet border, from Syabrubesi towards North West past traditional and cultural Tamang villages of farm lands to Ganesh Himal Base Camp.

On leaving the last human settlement and villages for complete wilderness heading to higher region through enchanting rhododendron, pines and oaks forest towards wild country in the harmony of high mountains and nature leading at moraine and ice with rocks and boulders to establish Ganesh Himal Expedition base camp, high camp and beyond further two more camps before the summit bid of Ganesh Himal at 7, 422 meters high, at the base camp and high camp with proper rest and acclimatization for the big day and the highlight of this adventure.

Climb is much technical on snow and ice fields for some time and then heading towards the top summit where our expert guides will maintain the route fixing ropes and snow bar where necessary in some technical sections on route to the top. After a vigorous climb reaching the summit of Ganesh Himal with fabulous views of surrounding high mountains in the far west Annapurna, Manaslu and adjoin peaks of Ganesh Himal with Langtang to North East Jugal Himal range and extending towards Dorji Lakpa to Mt. Gaurishanker, Melungatse, Phubagyache in the far eastern horizon and of Tibetan plateau towards North.

After a great time in the hidden areas of upper Ganesh Himal area heading back to Syabrubesi village in the comfort of cozy lodge after camping nights on climbing period and then a drive back to Kathmandu after a successful hard Ganesh Himal Expedition with grand service of Unique Path and its cheerful team of staff and guides.


Day 01

Arrival in Kathmandu (1300 m):

Kathmandu arrival. Meet our welcoming representative at the only International Airport’s arrivals area. After that, you’ll be driven to your hotel. Following a little period of recuperation, you can check out Thamel’s market area, where you can have dinner, exchange money, purchase a few items from the supermarket, or if necessary, purchase trekking equipment. We take you to our office later for a briefing about the trip. Sleep at your hotel tonight. Any form of delay will, if possible, move the events to the next day.

Day 02

Kathmandu Sightseeing - 4 hrs tour. Preparation of the Trek, Fix Equipments

At your hotel, a sumptuous breakfast is offered to get your day started. Pashupatinath Temple and Boudhanath Stupa are two religious and cultural monuments that are visited as part of the sightseeing. One of the most well-known Hindu temples in South Asia is Pashupatinath Temple. Lord Shiva is the subject of the temple. A UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site, this location. For Hindus, who practice cremation of the dead, the Bagmati river, which flows alongside the temple, has spiritual and religious significance. Shiva’s birthday is celebrated during Shivaratri, and hundreds of pilgrims congregate at the Pashupatinath temple in the evening to mark the occasion.

The Boudhanath Stupa is one of Nepal’s largest structures in terms of both size and height, and it is situated on the old trade route between Tibet and India, east of Kathmandu. The area is serene and culturally diverse, blending Sherpa and Tibetan influences. A stupa with four pairs of eyes pointed in each of the four directions was constructed along the commercial route between Kathmandu and Tibet. It is thought to have been influenced by Mahayana Buddhism. After a brief city tour, we head back to the hotel to get ready for the climb. We’ll stay at the hotel for the night.

Day 03

Participate in Expedition Briefing at the hotel. Trip Preparation

Prepare all gear and equipment, and be prepared to move. If you still require any equipment, you can buy it in Kathmandu. Attend the expedition briefing at the Department of Tourism of the Ministry of Culture, Tourism, and Civil Aviation in the late afternoon. We have finished obtaining all required permits. Stay the night in the hotel.

Day 04

Drive to Arughat (530m/ 1,708 ft) and Walk to Liding | 7 hrs drive

Drive to Arughat along a difficult, exciting mountain road in the early morning. This well-known market in northern Gorkha is a part of the Dhading district and serves as a gateway to the Manaslu and, to a lesser extent, the Ganesh Himal trekking areas. Once you get to Arughat, stroll through the lovely valley along the Budi Gandaki river until Liding. The Budi Gandaki river’s feeder tributaries and stunning waterfalls may be crossed. In the tent camp for the night.

Day 05

Trek Liding to Khola Besi (890 m/ 2894 ft) | 6-7 hrs walk:

With a filling first meal in the mountain air, you begin the day. then on to walk to Khorla Besi, which is located beside the Budhi Gandaki river. The administrative hub of the Dharche rural municipality is a little town called Macchakhola that you travel through on your way to Khorla Besi. In the tent camp for the night.

Day 06

Trek Khorla Besi to Jagat (1,340 m/ 4,396 ft) | 5-6 hrs walk

Enjoy your breakfast before setting out to reach Jagat. Before you arrive at Tatopani, a natural hot spring on the side of a river, you must travel a number of uphill and downhill stretches. From here, ascend a little higher and cross the Budhi Gandaki River to reach the opposite bank. Reach Jagat for the overnight stay at the tent camp after crossing further smaller streams, passing a significant landslide region, and crossing the Budhi Gandaki river once more.

Day 07

Trek Jagat to Lokpa

Enjoy your breakfast before setting off to walk from Jagat to Lokpa. Today’s walking route takes you through a number of uphill and downhill stretches of tiny towns and forested areas. After arriving, spend the night at the tented camp.

Day 08

Trek Lokpa to Phedi

Trek to Phedi from Lokpa and overnight in the tented camp and enjoy the beautiful nature of the place and explore different flora and faunaof the place. 


Day 09

Trek Phedi to Domje

Today you trek up to Domje. Domje is yet another beautiful place in the region with a lot to explore and experience.Most of the people live here by enjoyinng the beauty of the place. Overnight in the tented camp.

Day 10

Trek Domje to Landan Kharka

You climb higher from the point where you first feel the altitude after gaining a large amount of height, or 1300m. In the tent camp for the night

Day 11

Trek Landan Kharka to Ganesh Himal Base Camp

You arrive today at the 4,800-meter base of Ganesh Himal I, which will serve as your temporary residence for a little over two weeks. You will start your ascent of the summit from here and take part in an ascent rotation.

Day 12-27

Climb Ganesh Himal I to Gumba Lungdang

Ganesh Himal will be successfully climbed by you soon. You will reach the top with the assistance of our skilled management and seasoned Sherpa climbers. After the climbing, you will return to the Base Camp for a day to clean it and pack the equipment, etc.

Day 28

Return from Base Camp to Gumba Lungdang

Finally, after completing a sucessfull climbing perisod of Ganesh Himal. And, properly acclimatizing at the base camp we will return to Gumba Lungdang. which is yet another beautiul place in the region.

Day 29

Trek Gumba Lungdang to Dhampa Gompa

Similarly, today after a good nights sleep at Ghumpa Lungdang we will trek to Dhampa Gompa with a really steep roads and enjoy the beautiful vicinity of the place. views from the place is really interesting and enjoyable. The views from the place is so breathtaking that it will make your visit worthwhile. Likewise, the wonderful views of the valleys below will be stunning aswell.

Day 30

Trek to Lokpa

You go back to Lokpa, where you left the Manaslu track and turned off in the direction of Ganesh Himal, spending one night there before climbing to Base Camp. Stay the night at the tent camp

Day 31

Trek to Jagat

Trek back to Jagat and overnight in the tented camp for the night.

Day 32

Trek from Jagat to Khorla Besi.

You continue to travel upstream along the Budhi Gandaki River after beginning your excursion trip downwards. Arrive in Khorla Besi, and spend the night there.

Day 33

Trek to Liding

Walk to Liding from Khorla Besi along the Budi Gandaki River and overnight in the tented camp.

Day 34

Trek to Arughat and Drive to Kathmandu

You walk a while in the morning from Liding to Arughat and then drive to Kathmandu. Arrive in Kathmandu and overnight in the Hotel.

Day 35

Departure Day

Your tour will come to a close when you are transferred to Kathmandu’s international airport three hours before your flight, as per your flight schedule.


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Trip Info

Short Description Mode Of The Packages: What Are Included In The Packages

Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast at 2 to 3 stars level, Twin sharing comfortable and clean private room in trekking, both ways domestic flight tickets from KTM/Lukla/KTM, necessary permits, all the ground transportation by tourist vehicles, an experienced guide and porter and all the necessary permits.

Grade A: Easy *

Trekking is essentially day hiking and doesn’t require any special training. However, good physical condition, a love of walking, and a desire to enjoying the spectacular views of the mountains and encounter village life are essential. We offer a diverse range of easy treks. Categorizing a trek as easy means that no difficult climbing or ascents to high altitudes is involved. They take usually no more than a week and are suitable for anyone. Be assured that a loss of altitude in no way means a loss of interesting things to see and experience. While our more challenging treks get you closer to a small number of mountain ranges, lower altitude treks often provide better viewpoints from which to enjoy the colorful horizons of a whole series of ranges. The duration of a trek can be from 4 to 9 days with an average of 4 to 5 hours walking per day. The elevation of the trail will be between 800m/2624ft and 2800m/ 9240ft above sea level.

Grade B: Moderate **

These treks are suitable for any walker looking for something a little more challenging and energetic. They are a combination of some longer and shorter walks and hill-walking experience is desirable. The duration is usually from 10 to 15 days. Following the up and down terrain of Nepal and walking to higher elevations contrasts these treks to those in the easy classification. However, you will be rewarded for your efforts with spectacular close-up views of glaciers and of the high Himalayas. Although the terrain is not difficult, some vigorous hiking experience is useful. There may be up to 6 hours a day on the trail and the elevation rises and falls from 800m/ 2624ft to 4000m/13210ft above sea level.

Grade C: Fairly Strenuous ***

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 except to trek above 5416m/17872ft.

Grade D: Strenuous ****

These real adventure treks are both technical and highly strenuous. Excellent physical condition is essential and mountaineering experience is preferable. Following rough terrain, they involve steep ascents to high altitudes with the possibility of some rope climbing. Stamina is needed to complete one of these treks, as it can take from 20 to 28 days to reach the heart of the wildernesses that they transverse. Participants should except to trek above 5600m/18480ft



Nepal is one of the best places in the world for river rafting. Numerous fine rivers offer excellent opportunities for rafting, canoeing and simply immersing oneself in the magnificent landscape. Nepal’s thundering waters, coming from the glaciers of the mighty Himalayan, provide unmatched thrills.


Down Or Fiber Filled Waterproof Jacket And Trousers 1
Fleece Jacket Or Pullover 1
Warm Cotton Trousers 2 Pairs
Shirts And T-Shirts 4 Pieces
Lightweight Cotton Long Pants 3 Pairs
Long Under Wear 2 Pieces
Short Under Wear 4 Pieces
Sun Hat Or Scarf 1
Woolen Hat 1
Sunglasses 1
Lightweight Gloves 1
Rain Coat 1
Heavyweight Gloves Or Mittens With A Waterproof 1


Trekking Boot 1 Pair
Thick Socks 4 Pairs
Light Socks 3 Pairs
Camp Shoes 1 Pair
Sandals 1 Pair

Other Equipments

Sleeping Bag(4seasons) 1
Down Jacket 1
Daypack 1
Water Bottle 1
Sun Cream, Sunglasses
Flashlight With Spare Bulbs, Batteries, Lip Salve, Gaiters.


Insect Repellent Toilet Articles Note Book & Pen Toilet Roll
Laundry Soap Pocket Knife Towel Sewing Kit
Plasters Binoculars Camera Film
Cards And Personal Medical Kit

Travel insurance is compulsory for all Clients undertaking any tour. It should provide adequate protection for the full duration of the tour to cover personal injury, medical expenses, repatriation expenses, helicopter evacuation, loss of luggage, etc.

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Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS) is common at high altitudes sickness. In general may occur when people ascend too quickly normally in altitudes of over 3000 m. The symptoms of altitude sickness are due to lower air pressure at high altitudes, which results in lower oxygen levels as you breathe the air in. The air is under less pressure and this makes it harder for your body to get the oxygen out of the air and into the circulation. It’s this extra strain on the body that causes altitude sickness.

Symptoms tend to be worse at night and include headache, dizziness, and lethargy, loss of appetite, nausea, breathlessness and irritability. Difficulty sleeping is another common symptom.



  1. Periods of sleeplessness
  2. Runny nose.
  3. Extra tiredness
  4. Occasional loss of appetite
  5. Feeling laziness
  6. Wish to vomiting
  7. Periodic breathing

Above are normal symptoms which may occur into your body that you should not be worried. Every trekker will experience some or all of these, no matter how slowly they ascend.


  1. Headache and vomiting
  2. Dizziness
  3. Racing heartbeat
  4. Exhaustion
  5. Nausea
  6. Diarrhoea
  7. Loss of apatite
  8. Weakness
  9. Hard to breath
  10. Extra tired
  11. Dry Raspy cough
  12. Sleeplessness

When above symptoms will occur into your body, these symptoms usually resolve by spending one or two extra nights at the same altitude or using medicine. Even you are resting at the same altitude or using medicine, if symptoms are becoming worse, then it is necessary to descend.


  1. Worsening headache and vomiting
  2. Swelling of hands and face
  3. Reduced urine output
  4. Walking with a staggering gait
  5. Confusion
  6. Increased tiredness
  7. Breathing irregularity
  8. Visual hallucinations (seeing things that are not real)
  9. Changes in the ability to think
  10. Changes in normal behavior

If above serious symptoms will occur into your body, these extremely dangerous symptoms are called High Altitude Cerebral Edema (or HACE). They can lead to unconsciousness and death within 12 hours. Increasing shortness of breath, cough and tiredness may also be signs of High Altitude Pulmonary Edema or HAPE. HAPE can also be rapidly fatal if ignored.


  1. If possible, don’t fly or drive to high altitude. Start below 3,000 metres (10,000 feet) and walk up.
  2. If you do fly or drive, do not overexert yourself or move higher for the first 24 hours.
  3. If you go above 3,000 metres (10,000 feet), only increase your altitude by 350 to 500 metres (1,000 feet) per day
  4. Climb high and sleep low! You can climb more than 300 to 500 metres in a day as long as you come back down and sleep at a lower altitude.
  5. If you begin to show symptoms of moderate altitude sickness, don’t go higher until symptoms decrease.
  6. Drink plenty of water, tea or juice etc (at least three to 4 liters per day). Urine output should be copious and clear to pale yellow.
  7. Eat high-carbohydrate foods (rice, pasta, cereal) for more energy.
  8. Take it easy and don’t overexert yourself when you first get up to altitude. But, light activity during the day is better than sleeping because respiration decreases during sleep, exacerbating the symptoms.
  9. Avoid alcohol as it may increase the risk of dehydration, and don’t smoke.
  10. Don’t push yourself when climbing up to passes, rather take plenty of breaks.
  11. Avoid taking sleeping pills.
  12. Avoid active movements and try to relax in the first one or two days upon arrival at the high altitude areas.
  13. Bring adequate medicine.
  14. If nothing else works, return to the areas with the lower elevation.
  15. Allow sufficient time for acclimatization (After 3000 meters).
  16. Don’t make rapid Ascent. Don’t go too far too fast.
  17. Do not trek/travel alone, take guide/porter.
  18. Follow the advice from your guide, hotel, local, guide book.
  19. Descent if mild symptoms rapidly getting worse.
  20. Never leave or descent sick person along.
  21. Avoid getting cold.
  22. Take an easy and comfortable trekking route even if its longer


Following is a list of items you should consider including in your medical kit – consult your pharmacist for brands available in your country.

  1. Aspirin or paracetamol – for pain or fever
  2. Antihistamine – for allergies, eg hay fever; to ease the itch from insect bites or stings; and to prevent motion sickness.
  3. Antibiotics consider including these if you’re traveling well off the beaten track’ see your doctor, as they must be prescribed, and carry the prescription with you.
  4. Loperamides or Diphenoxylate ‘blockers’ for diarrhea’ Prochlorperazine or metaclopramide for nausea and vomiting.
  5. Rehydration mixture to prevent dehydration, eg due to severe diarrhea; particularly important when traveling with children.
  6. Insect repellent, sunscreen, lip balm and eye drops.
  7. Calamine lotion, sting relief spray or aloe vera-to ease irritation from sunburn and insect bites or stings.
  8. Antifungal cream or powder – for fungal skin infections and thrush.
  9. Antiseptic, such as povidone-iodine for cuts and grazes.
  10. Bandages, band-aids or plasters and other would dressings.
  11. Scissors, tweezers and a thermometer (note that mercury thermometers are prohibited by airlines)
  12. Cold and Flu tablets, throat lozenges and nasal decongestant.
  13. Multivitamines – consider for long trips, when dietary vitamin intake may be inadequate.