Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Public Vehicle
  • Food: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner
  • Accommodation: Teahouse or Lodge
  • Group Size: 16
  • Max Elevation: Pasang La pass (3850m)

Highlights

  • The beautiful Ruby Valley, the valley of pearls.
  • Tamang villages en route.
  • Diverse topology and biodiversity.
  • The Tamang Heritage, culture, and traditions.

Description

Ruby Valley is one of the off beaten trekking trails. The fact that it is less traveled makes it special. The trekking trails are unique. Exploring the unexplored is such an exciting experience.

The Ruby Valley, named after a gem ‘Ruby’ is a beautiful valley. Here, Ruby, a stone metal is found in abundance. The trek to Ruby valley offers the trekkers with wonderful lifestyles at mountains. You will be trekking through peaceful villages. At the villages, people are friendly and are hospitable.

This 10 days Rubi Valley trek rewards the trekkers with amazing natural and cultural experiences. Also, the natural biodiversity in the region is commendable. You will have opportunities to trek through villages with diverse ethnicities. There, you will meet with Brahmin, Chhetri, Gurung, Magar, Newar, and Tamang people. Tamangs make the majority at almost all the villages.

Explore the amazing views of the quaint valleys and Himalayas like Ganesh Himal, Langtang Lirung, Boudha Himal, Hiunchuli Dorje Lakpa and many others.

This trek is suitable for people of all age groups. Trekking in this roue does not require difficult training. With adequate preparations and gears, you can do this trek with fewer difficulties. Have a look at ‘Packing list for trekking in Nepal’ if you need help with packing.

Trek with us. Mount Mania is a renowned trekking agency in Nepal that organizes best treks and tours. In cases of any queries regarding the trek, do not hesitate to contact us.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Drive to Shyabru Besi
  • Day 2Trek to Gatlang
  • Day 3Trek to Somdang
  • Day 4Acclimatization Day
  • Day 5Trek to Tipling via Pangsang Pass
  • Day 6Trek to Shertung
  • Day 7Trek to Chalish Gaon
  • Day 8Trek to Jharlang Gaun
  • Day 9Trek to Darkha Gaun
  • Day 10Trek to Dhading Besi. Drive to Kathmandu

What to Expect

  • Airport Pickup and Drop (Domestic & International)
  • Teahouse accommodation during the trek 
  • Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner) during the trek
  • Local Bus Ticket (Kathmandu to Syabrubensi) 
  • Local Bus Ticket (Dhanding Besi to Kathmandu)
  • English Speaking Trekking Guide with Insurance, Transportation, Food and Accommodation
  • Daily seasonal fresh fruits after dinner 
  • A first aid kit carried by the guide (Oximeter to measure your oxygen and pulse in high altitude) 
  • All Necessary Trekking Permits 
  • All Government and Local taxes
  • International Flight Ticket and Nepalese Visa Fee
  • Hotel & Meals in Kathmandu
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the trek (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Personal expenses (WiFi, Phone calls, Laundry, Bar bills, Battery Recharge, Water, Shower, and Tea / Coffee)
  • Other costs not mentioned in 'Cost Includes' section 
  • Travel and Rescue Insurance
  • Tips for Guides, Porters, and Drivers

PRICES & DATES

Trip DatesAvailabilityPrice  
20 Oct, 2019 - 29 Oct, 2019AvailableUS$900
27 Oct, 2019 - 05 Nov, 2019AvailableUS$900

Useful Information

Best Time for Ruby Valley Trek

Ruby Valley trek is a wonderful trek for trekking in Autumn, Spring, and Winter. During these seasons, you will see perfect sceneries of the surroundings. 

Autumn has the best visibility and most favorable weather for trekking. The view of blue skies, lush green hills, and the stunning Himalayas make the take more exciting. 

Most of the trail in Ruby valley passes through the shades of Rhododendron trees. In Spring, all the forests become joyous with colorful petals of Rhododendron blossoms. ALong with best sceneries, weather and temperature in Spring are also moderate. 

Winter is the coldest time of the year. At the higher elevations like Pangsang pass, there are chances of snowfalls. However, the other regions will remain dry. With warm gears, you can have a wonderful time trekking to Ruby Valley in winter.

Trekking in monsoon is not a good idea. Trekking inside damp and slippery forests is difficult. Also, leeches and other summer bugs are more prominent on the trails. You will have a tough time trekking.