Ruby Valley trekking is one of the least explored trekking destinations of Nepal, where one can experience the new lands, trail, topography, culture along with the sheer untouched side of nature along with the surroundings. The name of this trek is given as there is the high potentiality of the red precious stone which is called Ruby. While undertaking this trek, one can experience the lifestyle, family status, culture and traditions of the local people i.e. native Tamang and Gurung tribes from this village. The walking trail includes steep ups and downs, flatlands, valleys, and lush green forests. From different en route places, you can have the wonderful view of Ganesh, Langtang Lirung, Boudha Himal, Hiunchuli Dorje Lakpa and other mountain ranges. For foods and accommodations, there is the presence of tea houses and local lodges; which provides basic facilities for the travelers and trekkers.
|Food and drinks/ Beverage bills|
|Extars cost for upgrading rooms and services at hotels|
|donation in temples, schools, monasteries etc .|
|Personal Hiking gear, personal kits|
|Emergency rescue evacuation insurance of any kind|
|Good wind/rain Jacket|
|Warm fleece jacket or Jersey|
|Good boots, either light-weight trekking boots or light full leather boots.|
|Sun hat or scarf|
|Sunglasses with UV protection|
|Light and expedition weight thermal bottoms|
Nepalis a landlocked country which has borders with India & China. You can either fly in or enter by land borders that are attached to China or India.
Yesyou can get a visa on arrival. The rates are as follows-
MultipleEntry – 15 Days – 25$
MultipleEntry – 30 Days – 40$
MultipleEntry – 90 Days – 100$
Absolutely, Nepal is safe. Nepal is considered one of the safest countries to travel.Chances are Nepal is more safe than your own home country .
Yes, the food and water are hygienically standard during trekking. Our experienced guides check the food before preparing in the kitchen to make sure its Okay.You will get boiled water in the lodges, you can also buy sealed water or purify water using tablets.
Your guide will be a Nepalese but fluent in English. They are carefully selected with the appropriate experience, attitude and leadership skills. We can also provide French, German, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and Spanish speaking guides.
Yesyou can bring your medication. Please make sure to put it in your original packet and bring your prescription with you.
The tourist police office is located near Nepal Tourism Development Board’s office.They are well trained and fluent in English to assist foreigners. You can always call 100 for police assistance.
We begin our journey with a drive to Shyabru Beshi, gateway to the Langtang Valley where Bhote Koshi and Langtang Rivers flows together. The drive is really interesting which passes via Trisuli Bazaar, Ramchhe Gaon, and Dhunchhe Bazaar. The road is narrow and a bit adventurous and zigzags road but you will really enjoy the amazing landscape along with the scenic beauty of vegetation on the way. After reaching Shyabru Besi, check-in lodge and have rest. Overnight in local lodge.
Follow the off trail to the west up to the Bahun Danda Pass and then descend to the Tamang settlement. The Tamang settlement is an important village on the Tamang Heritage Trail. You will hike to Gatlang by way of Chawatar. Gatlang is a Tamang village with unique customs, traditions, culture, and way of living. Just a few distances above from the village, Parvati Kunda; a famous Kunda for Hindus lies which are popular during Janai Purnima when thousands of pilgrims are attracted to the sacred pond and nearby temple. After exploring the surroundings get back to the hotel. Overnight in local lodge.
Our destination for today is Somdang. Walk past the pine and rhododendron forest to Yuri Kharka and then continue your way up to Khurphu Bhanjyang. Afterward, drop down to the Somdang River, the border between Rasuwa and Dhading districts. Walking for some time from the Somdong river will take you to the Somdang. After reaching Somdang check-in lodge and have a sound rest. Overnight in local lodge.
Commence your trek to reach Pangsang Kharka which is a viewpoint located at the southwest of Somdong village with a broad panorama of the surrounding terrain and peaks of Manaslu and the Ganesh Himal Range. The whole Ganesh Himal region is full of with valuable herbal floras. Previously, herbs were taken to Tibet along an ancient trade route and exchanged for salt, livestock, wool, and turquoise. Descending from the Pangsang pass, you will head towards Tipling. Tipling village has the majority of Tamang people so it has a beautiful Tamang culture show including jhankri or shaman dance, Ghode/horse dances, which are believed to be brought from the Tibetan culture. Overnight in local lodge.
Today, you will descend to cross the Adha Khola on a box bridge and ascend to the villages of Shertung and Chalish. Shertung is inhabited mainly by Tamang. The name Shertung means 'place of gold' whereas Chalish is inhabited primarily by Gurung, Ghale, and Kami. There used to be Newar people but they migrated to Kathmandu city. The locals have their own culture and lifestyle which can be the point of attraction for visitors. Overnight in local lodge.
Your day starts with a trek to Borang village for the final destination of the day Darkha Gaun. From Borang, you will get down to Percho and continue trekking to Darkha Gaon. Passing through suspension bridge you will see breathtaking views of Ankhu Khola and Chyamchyat as well as the Re village. Crossing the bridge, you finally reach Darkha Gaon. This village has a mixed culture of Brahmin, Tamang, and Dalits. Overnight in local lodge.
Today is your last day of the trek. Trek all the way down to Darkha Phedi which takes 45 minutes downhill walk. From Darkha Besi, you will drive to Dhading Besi through rough and tough zigzag road, which will take 3 - 4 hours. The road goes from Ankhu Khola to Kimdang phedi village as well as Katunje and Jyamrung village. You can enjoy the fabulous landscapes on the way. From Dhading, you will take the bus and drive back to Kathmandu which takes 3 hours.
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