Ruby Valley Trek

Ruby Valley Trek

TYPOLOGIES

Adventure Trekking

DIFFICULTY

Low

MIN. AGE

5 Years

Trip Introduction

Trekking at Ruby valley trek  route takes towards one of the quaint and charming places of Nepal and uncovers the spectacular mountains creating a great glory in the atmosphere. Along with this, the opportunities to explore the Nepali culture and tradition by getting mix with community people and experiencing the lifestyle for certain period. Take a scenic from Kathmandu to Syabrubesiand start a walk towards Gatlang village.
Ghatlang village, where mostly thee inhabitation is done by Tamang people comprise of many hills and scared temples worth visiting. Take a step forward to climb the steeply landscapes and an enchanting forest covered by pine and colourful Rhododendron flowers along with a walk towards Somdang river. The heartily welcome done by community people for the travellers are one of the pleasing things every person feels and delight about. Get to know the Tamang and sherpas lifestyle of this place and the cultural habits they follow can be amazingly new to most of the visitors. The home stay, exploration of remote villages and the mind blowing view of astonishing mountains such as- Ganesh Himal, the mountain named after the elephant-headed god Ganesh, Langtang Lirung, Boudha Himal, Hiunchuli Dorje Lakpa, Manaslu and numerous snow-capped peaks making the trekkers amazed with its splendid beauty. The travellers get to walk through all kind of landscapes, numbers of river bridges, lush forest and less travelled golden villages. A route following the greenery of terraced farmland, cattle grazing and crystalline waterfalls takes towards Tipling via Pangsang Pass. The travellers can take a hot bath at the natural hot spring (Tatopani) and return back to Chalish Gaon. Return towards Kathmandu from Darkha Fedi by experiencing a different kind of trial comprising of every small little things pleasing the trekkers. This trial can be exclusively new to every visitor to explore new kind of trekking trail.

Trip Highlights

  • Ruby valley, a hidden valley at Ganesh Himal region, named due to the plenty of precious Ruby stone found at this region is a fascinating track to explore the beauty of culturally rich village along with the astonishing view of great Himalayas.
  • Move towards the amaze balls of Nuwakot and Dhading District of Nepal to get closer towards the wondrous Lamjung Himal (6,800m), Langtang Lirung (7,300m), Manaslu (8,163m) and numerous snow-capped peaks creating a breath-taking panorama around the atmosphere. Get amused by picturesque of Ganga and Jamuna waterfalls
  • The delightful days at the settlements of Tamang Gurung and Chhetri community lodge exploring the lifestyle of various people rejoice the travellers to gather a warm pleasure.

Remember: Our travel planner can customize the itinerary outline as per your duration of stay, purpose of holiday and your preference. Cost of the package also depends upon level of service; Deluxe, Standard and budget as well as per the group size. You can easily CONTACT US at any time for any queries.

Inclusions:

  • Required numbers of time Airport pick up and drop off as per your flight schedule (international and domestic) and all required transfers in Kathmandu.
  • 3 Night’s accommodation in touristic town of Kathmandu in BB Plan (one can choose budget, standard and deluxe)
  • A day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu by private vehicle (places of interest), highly experienced city tour guide, and all the entrance fees of UNESCO heritage sites.
  • Kathmandu–Syabru Besi and Darkha - Kathmandu both way transportation (one can choose private vehicle or public sharing as per budget and interest)
  • Standard tea house (lodge) accommodation during the entire trekking as per mentioned in itinerary
  • Three meals per day (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) during the entire trek as per mentioned in itinerary followed by 3 times tea/coffee per day.
  • One can choose the meal from menu there.
  • A duffel bag, Trekking Map and trekking pole
  • Sleeping Bag, Down Jacket, Nepali SIM card (Rental basis, if needed)
  • All required National Park/Conservation Area permit
  • TIMS (Trekker’s Information Manual System) permit
  • An experienced government certified local Trekking Guide
  • Required numbers of highly experienced trekking porters (2:1 ratio)
  • Staff’s foods, salary, insurance, accommodation, meals, transportation etc
  • General first Aid Kit
  • A certificate of appreciation (experience certificate) after completing the Trek
  • Farewell Dinner in Kathmandu with cultural program.
  • All government taxes and applicable paperwork

Remember: Our travel planner can customize the itinerary outline as per your duration of stay, purpose of holiday and your preference. Cost of the package also depends upon level of service; Deluxe, Standard and budget as well as per the group size. You can easily CONTACT US at any time for any queries.

Exclusions:

  • International Airfare
  • Personal Travel Insurance (essential for high altitude trekking)
  • Lunch in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses (bar, laundry, personal shopping, internet usages during the trek, hot shower during the trek, battery charge during the trek etc.)
  • Alcoholic beverage
  • TIPS for Staff

Tour Map

Day by Day Itinerary

Day 01 - Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel

We welcome you at the international airport in Kathmandu and from there; we take you to a good and a budget-friendly hotel/resort. Accommodation: t as per your request. Meal includes: Breakfast. We prefer BB plan for your stay in cities so you can choose varieties of tastes in different restaurants around the city.

Day 02 - Drive to Syabrubesi (1460m) 7-8hrs

We will start our journey from Kathmandu to Syabrubesi drive and Langtang National Park where our permit gets checked. Then we follow the trisuli river, small villages, narrow and rocky paths to reach Syabrubesi.

Day 03 - Trek to Gatlang (2238m) 5-6hrs

We will start our walk from Gatlang and pass through Parvati kunda (a holy lakenamed from a hindu goddess Parvati). Then, we pass through the woodland covered by Rhododendron. On the way, we also explore the tunnel where the zinc, copper,crystal and rubies were extracted.

Day 04 - Trek to Somdang (3271m) 6-7hrs

On this day we will walk through rocky steep land and woodlands with various herbs and flowers along with a magnificient view of mountains. We will spend a night at somdang.

Day 05 - Acclimatization day

This is the day to explore the beauty of Somdang and to adjust with the high altitude. It helps to bring ease in further journey and causes low chances of high altitude sickness. Uncover the beauty of the giant mountains, crystalline atmosphere, rocky landscapes and delightful villages. .

Day 06 - Trek to Tipling via Pangsang Pass (3842m) 8-10hrs

On this day we will walk through the Pangsang La Pass (3,850 meters mountain pass above sea level) from where we can see the splendid mountains. Walking through the diverse landscapes provides a sense of adventure. And spend a night at a wonder village Tipling.

Day 07 - Trek to Shertung (1875m) 4-5 hrs

Sertung is a very wonderful place where we can rejoice the view of wonderful mountains and explore the culture of the people living there. We will get to know the living style of sherpas, their food habit and many more things about community people.

Day 08 - TTrek to Tatopani (hot springs - 2½hrs) and back to Chalish Gaon (1674m) total 5hrs

After some hours of walk we can find a natural hot water spring where we can erase our exhaustion and rejoice a warm water along with the view of mountains and forests. Then we will trek back to Chalish Gaun and stay there overnight.

Day 09 - TTrek to Jharlang district (approx 1800m) 6hrs

Move towards Jharlang crossing some thin forest and enjoying the diversified landscapes and waterfalls on the way. We can find the Jharlang district mostly inhibated by Tamangs where we ann get to khow the Tamang’s culture and lifestyle.

Day 10 - Trek to Darkha Gaun (850m) 6-7hrs

Some of the forest and a rough landscapes and some small river bridges with a scenic views of mountains leads towards Darkha Gaun. It’s an small village with the welcoming people wehre a travellers can enjoy the new community of Darkha and get to know the living style of people there.

Day 11 - Trek to Darkha Phedi (45 mins) and drive to Kathmandu (1300m) via Dhading Besi (6-7hrs drive)

After a 45 minutes walk from Darkha Gaun, we reach to Darkha Phedi where we then travel by jeep to Kathmandu via the headquater of Dhading. We will spend the evening at Kathmandu with farewell dinner.

Day 12 - Final departure

We will drop you to the Kathmandu located Tribhuvan International Airport for your departure.