Ruby Valley Budget Trek

10 Days

Trip Introduction:-

Ruby Valley Trek encompasses the spectacular Ruby Valley, exhilarating mountain views including Ganesh Himal, Langtang Range and Himchuli and most importantly, the most authentic rural life-style of the ethnic people. Ruby Valley is located in between Langtang and Manaslu Himalayan trail offering the best experience of trekking into less beaten Himalayan region of Nepal. If you are looking forward to undertaking your holiday trek in less touristic area of Nepal, Ruby Valley Trek will be the finest choice for you. You can stay at homestays and directly get in touch with the local lifestyle and the culture. Also, trekkers will be delighted to interact with local people including Chhetris, Brahmins, Tamang, Gurung and Magar.

Passing through various ethnic settlements like Gurung, Magar, Tamang and Chhetris, lush woods, natural water falls and magnificent landscapes and experiencing wide range of flora and fauna around Ruby Valley will be the experience for the lifetime during Ruby Valley Trek. Ruby Valley is a part of Ganesh Himal region trekking in Nepal.

People begin this trek from different points like Syabrubesi, Darkha Besi of Dhading, Balche of Nuwakot and Arkhet or Sotikhola fo Gorkha district flowing the trail of Manaslu trek. However, we begin our Ruby Valley Trek from Darkha Besi passing via Dhading Besi, The trail, then, ascends through incredible natural falls, hot springs, holy lakes and traditional settlements of Tamang and Gurung People. On the way, we pass Chalis and Somdang village before getting to Ruby Valley. The trail to Ruby Valley and the valley itself is popular for precious minerals such as zinc, crystal and ruby. We also pass adventurous Pangsang Pass located at 3,850m. We, eventually, get into the spectacular Ruby Valley and celebrate the awaited highlights f the trek including stupendous mountain panorama.

We backtrack through Gatlang and Syabrubesi. From Syabrubesi, we take another long drive back to Kathmandu to end out Ruby Valley Trek.

Ruby Valley Trek is a moderate trek in Ganesh Himal Region so that the trekkers needn’t to be with special skills of hiking/trekking. Also, prior trekking experience is not a must. However, the prior trekking experience will, definitely, help us in many ways. Spring and Autumn are the finest seasons of the year for Ruby Valley Trek. We enjoy the local organic foods items and stay at homestays during the trek.

Thus, undertake this Ruby Valley Trek with Pariwar Holidays for the best memories of moderate adventure during your holidays.

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  • 1-12 Pax
  • 3270M
  • Nepal
  • Moderate
  • Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek.
  • Hotel accomodation in Kathmandu and teahouses during the trek.


Outline Itinerary:-

  • Day 1- Drive to Dharka Beshi via Dhading Besi (1340m) 7-8 hour
  • Day2- Trek to Disang Khola (1450m)4/5 hour
  • Day 03- Trek to Chalish Village (1674m) 4/5 hour.
  • Day 4- Rest Day- Walk to Hot spring and trek back to Chalish Village. 6/7 hours
  • Day 05-Trek to Laptung (2400 M) 6-7 hours
  • Day 06- Trek to Somdang (3270M) 5-6 hours
  • Day 07 – Rest day- Explore Ruby Valley and the surroundings
  • Day 08- Trek Back to Gatlang ( 2238M) 5/6 hours
  • Day- 09 Trek back to Shyabru Besi (1503M) 5 /6 hours
  • Day 10- Drive back to Kathmandu- 7/8 hours.


Trip Highlights:-

  • A scenic jeep/bus drive from Kathmandu to Darkha Phedi and Syabrubesi to Kathmandu
  • Experience Natural Hot Springs and lakes, traditional ethnic settlements, terraced fiends, holy monasteries, deep gorges and deep woods
  • Experience of complete remoteness and wilderness in mesmerizing Ruby Valley
  • Stupendous mountain views including Ganesh Himal, Langtang Range, Manaslu and Himchuli
  • Experience the valuable minerals including crystal, zinc and ruby

Detail Itinerary

Day 1:
Drive to Dharka Beshi via Dhading Besi (1340m) 7-8 hour

We start this drive early in the morning. We either take a local bus or private jeep to Darkha today. The road, leaving Kathmandu, passes Thankot, Malekhu and Dhading Besi. From Dhanding Besi, we drive along country road till we get to Darkha Besi. On the way, we pass numerous traditional settlements and magnificent landscapes.

Day 2:
Trek to Disang Khola (1450m)4/5 hour

We have beautiful breakfast before we leave Dharkha Besi. Today, the path passes numerous traditional settlements of Brahmin and Tamang people. You will also enjoy the walk via lush rhododendron and oak which finally takes us to Disang Khola. Stay at homestay and interact with local people.

Day 3:
Trek to Chalish Village (1674m) 4/5 hour.

Today’s trail is not so tough. We will see incredible natural water falls on the way. Also, we enjoy the walk through beautiful forest where we experience various species of birds and animals. Passing via picturesque traditional settlements of various ethnic groups, we reach beautiful Chalis Village. Explore the village with its incredible cultures of the locals.

Day 4:
Rest Day- Walk to Hot spring and trek back to Chalish Village. 6/7 hours

We spend this day for exploration of Chalish Village and visit to hot spring nearby. Initially, we walk around the village, interact with the local, try to learn their authentic culture and lifestyle after breakfast. Next, we walk to hot spring and relax spending few hours into natural warm water. We, after that, walk back to Chalisha Village for overnight stay.

Day 5:
Trek to Laptung (2400 M) 6-7 hours

Again, the trail, today, passes through traditional settlements, natural water falls and deep woods. We walk along the Aada Khola celebrating virgin wilderness. We also see Hindu temples on the way. Enjoying the organic lunch on the way and passing through beautiful Tamang settlement of Tipling, we get to Laptung. The next, we are going to cross a high pass, Pang Sang Pass located at 3850m.

Day 6:
Trek to Somdang (3270M) 5-6 hours

We will have the most spectacular day today because we are getting the two significant achievements including Pang Sang Pass and spectacular Ruby Valley. From Somdang, we ascend up to Pang Sang Pass located at 3850m which offers stupendous Ganesh Himal, Manaslu and Langtang range. We enjoy the views and trek to Somdang passing Ruby Valley.

Day 7:
Rest day- Explore Ruby Valley and the surroundings

This is the second rest day during this trek. We spend this day for the exploration of incredible ruby valley and the local villages nearby. The sernene valley surrounded by astonishing mountain peaks will be breathtaking to experience. We also experience the valuable minerals including zinc, ruby and crystal today. Spend rest of the time interacting with local people.

Day 8:
Trek Back to Gatlang ( 2238M) 5/6 hours

We begin backtracking today after quality exploration of spectacular Ruby Valley and the local villages. We pass Khurpudanda Pass on the way. Walking via picturesque landscapes, we, finally, arrive at Gatlang.

Day 9:
Trek back to Shyabru Besi (1503M) 5 /6 hours

This is the final day of our trek. We trek through deep rhododendron and traditional settlements. We also experience Langtang National Park at the end of this trek. Arrive at Syabrubesi which is the beginning point of Langtang Valley Trek and other trekking trails in Langtang region and wait for the next day’s long drive to Kathmandu.

Day 10:
Drive back to Kathmandu- 7/8 hours.

We drive back to Kathmandu either with private jeep or local bus. You will pass Dhunche Bazar, Trishuli Bazar and Kakani on the way. After a long drive for 7-8 hours, we arrive in Kathmandu. Take your time to fulfill your needs onwards. You will join a cultural farewell dinner in the evening with us.

Trip Cost

The Trip Cost Includes

  • All airport and hotel transfers.
  • Three nights in Standard hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast.
  • Welcome and farewell dinners.
  • Teahouse/Lodge accommodation during trek.
  • Kathmandu-Lukla-Kathmandu flight and airport departure taxes.
  • An experienced English-speaking trek leader (trekking guide), assistant trek leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging.
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag, duffel bag, t-shirt, and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion).
  • All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS ).
  • A comprehensive medical kit.
  • All government and local taxes

The Trip Cost Excludes

  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs).
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu.
  • Excess baggage charges.
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu(and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary).
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  • Travel and rescue insurance.
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc).
  • Tips for guides and porters

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Ruby Valley Budget Trek
45% Off
From $1,100 $600
/ Adult


  • 1-12 Pax
  • 3270M
  • Nepal
  • Moderate
  • Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek.
  • Hotel accomodation in Kathmandu and teahouses during the trek.

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