About Tsum Valley Trek
The Tsum Valley is a sacred Himalayan pilgrimage valley situated in a trans-Himalayan region of the Gorkha Manaslu region. The Tsum Valley trekking 16 Days is acquaintance with Tibet, natural beauty, and its pristine culture make this tsum valley trekking unique. Tsum comes from the Tibetan word ‘Tsombo’, which means vivid. Against the majestic backdrop of the Ganesh Himal, Sringi Himal, and Baudha Himal ranges, this serene Himalayan valley is rich in ancient art, culture, and religion known as tsum kingdom with “expedition Everest”. The local people are mostly of Tibetan origin and speak a unique dialect. Trails are strewn with artistic shortens and lined with mani walls made of thousands of stone slabs carved with deities and prayers. The Tsum valley has a long history of Buddhism. The Buddhist saint Milarepa is believed to have meditated in the caves of there mountains. Traditionally Tsum valley was a culturally distinct geographical area called ‘Tsum Tso Chuksum’, which means thirteen provinces ruled as a single territory. The ancient remains of the Tsum Kingdom are still visible today. Due to its remoteness and inaccessibility, this sacred valley and its people have been bypassed by mainstream development for centuries. As a result, the unique culture of this valley has remained intact. Tsum Valley Trek has medium level trek difficulty with the Manaslu circuit trekking route.