A magical and mythical valley in Nepal's rural hills surrounding majestic Mt. Manaslu is the destination of the Tsum Valley Trek. Ancient 8th Eons are believed to have meditated in the Milarepa Caves, as the Caves were used as a refuge for living beings during a famine. The place is the hidden treasure as described by its name Tsum which means hidden basin. Follow the trail alongside the glacial river Budigandaki and traverse around a lush green valley of ancient significance. However, the 2015 earthquake caused a lot of damage to people and property in the area. Therefore, trekking in the Manaslu region could help the locals rise again.
Tsum Valley Trek starts like Manaslu Circuit Trek. The drive from Kathmandu Valley to Dhadingbeshi is on the blacktop, and the rest of the journey to Sotikhola is on the slopes of hilly postal gravel roads. Walking starts from the bank of the glacial Budi Gandaki River towards Machhakhola. The trail continues with many uphill and downhill sections along the Budi Gandaki River. The Tsum Valley is visible after we cross the suspension bridges and terraced farmlands. after we cross the suspension bridges and terraced farmlands.
The highlight of this trip is the lush green valley, mountain vistas, rivers, rural villages, and waterfalls. The Tsum valley area was known for serenity and sacredness. Lots of wildlife and people used to come to this place for shelter during famine or wars. The place is also termed the mini-Tibet because of the lifestyle of people and their way of living. The 2015 earthquake damaged lots of property and corroded the whole atmosphere. The people of Tsum need motivation and inspiration. Your mere visit to this place will act as a supportive tool for people to rise again.
Once you complete this joyous trekking in Nepal you can extend your journey towards Larke La Pass for Manaslu Circuit Trek otherwise you can return to Kathmandu via the same route.
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Trekking Difficulty: Is This Trek Right for You?
The hike is moderate to difficulty level, Tsum valley trek is not an easy goal, nearly everybody who is capable of hiking and carrying some load (5-6 kilogram) can cope with the trip and take up the task on condition. You can prepare yourself for this high-altitude adventure if you are physically fit and do not suffer from any severe illness. Prepare for the trip by exercising and hiking for an hour a day with some load for a month before the trip. This training will make it easier for you to handle the trip.