Ganden Samye Valley Trek is a cultural heritage trek in Tibet. The adventurous trek passes through ancient trekking trails in Tibet. Trekking through the amazing alpine landscapes, tranquil high altitude lakes, and high mountain passes.
This trek is tough as you will be crossing two high mountain passes: Shung La, 5250 meters, and Chitu La, 5100 meters. We will be visiting several monasteries, gompas, and dzongs in Tibet. The trek begins at Ganden monastery and ends at Samye monastery in the Samye valley.
This trek is an amazing opportunity to explore the beautiful villages in Tibet. While walking through the villages, you will witness the Tibetan lifestyle and culture. Also, the landscapes are varying with variation in biodiversity.
Ganden Samye Trek in Yarlung valley is best during Autumn (middle of October). During this time, the weather will be stable with a clean atmosphere. If you are trekking to Samye valley in Summer, you will see green mountains and wide green grasslands with colorful wildflowers.
If you want to go to Samye valley with us, contact us. We organize beautiful treks and tours in an outside Nepal.
Day 01: Arrive in Kathmandu.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour
Day 03: Kathmandu to Lhasa (3660m)
Day 04/05: Lhasa Sightseeing Tour
Day 06: Lhasa to Ganden, and trek to Gyana.
Day 07: Trek to Yama Do (4490m, 17km, 5 hours)
Day 08: Yama Do to Tsotup Valley (4980m, 10km, 5/6 hours)
Day 09: Tsotup Chu Valley to Herder’s Camp (5077m, 14km, 6/7 hours)
Day 10: Trek to Wangdo (4000m, 25km, 6 hours)
Day 11: Trek to Samye and drive to Gyantse (3990m)
Day 12: Gyantse to Shigatse (3900m, 90km, 3 hours)
Day 13: Shigatse to Nyalam (3700m, 490km, 7/8 hours)
Day 15: Nyalam to Kathmandu (1300m, 150km, 6/7 hours)
Day 16: Kathmandu Airport