Ganesh Himalayan mountain range is the most beautiful valley and the culture in Nepal. Diverse landscape, geology, tradition, and custom are unique fascinating mindblowing you ever have seen elsewhere in the Himalayan. It’s quite amazing to see those happy kids playing and walking freely barefoot on the gravel, and family practicing Buddhist culture and in Karma (the life cycle). The old generation hardly speaks any Nepalese language, the new generation watches Bollywood movies and uses tablets, smarts phones and speaks the English Language. They live either in Kathmandu or other cities to study and adapt outside lifestyle. They trade more Tibetan than Nepal, they also speak Tibetan and their origin. People up in the valley they Practicing Tibetan Buddhist tradition and lamaism, the main attraction.
This valley has known one of the remote regions of the Gorkha district in Nepal. Now slowly people allowing people to get in their Gomba and Stupas. In the Tsum valley teahouses has been increasingly targeting for tourist and trekkers and serve meals. Compare Annapurna, and Everest region here teahouse are much more basic and slowly improving food quality too. After the earthquake (2015), this valley getting more popular lots of travel agencies and companies offering trips in the region. Tsum valley rapidly growing for tourism, teahouses, and hotels are starting building and opening for the tourism business. Yet finding the way to operate the quality tourism and services. Way of their life and tradition is such a different and absolutely virgin for the outside western culture.
Go with the flow and enjoy the different cultures, ready for being comfortable using very basic daily necessities. Carry your own sleeping mattresses sleeping bags and enough snacks own first aid kits/medication. Mindful and be open-minded, ask before taking pictures and ware respectful cloths to ensure that your action doesn’t impact in their daily life. Take off your shoes and ask before you enter the monastery and their house and kitchen. Carry a few bandannas for our hygiene rather than Whipping, facias clean paper, and support local environments. Bring a water bottle with a water purifier to reduce plastic bottled and beverages use. Be responsible and role model pack in pack out your own trace.
Daalbhat and mixed veg stable food, and try their local food. Enjoy the natural beauty, role model leave minimum impact and travel in small groups and stay in the smaller guest house. Supports local people to sustain and keep live museums as pristine as before for other visitors. Let’s practice the “Leave No Trace” principle and ethics pack in & pack out our organization’s leader we strictly follow this principle.
Chorten & Mani are built for the memory /history of the valley and Buddhist culture, as well as memorial aspect people, who lost their life. The wall fully is written Mantra in the Tibetan language standing both sides often people walk clockwise and put a piece of rock. Those walls stand the entrance and end of the village to keep evil away.