The images below have been captured by our trekking sirdar, Phurba Pasang Sherpa while accompanying clients on a trek to the Tsum Valley in autumn this year.
Mu Gompa – Mu Gompa or monastery is situated at an altitude of 3510m. and is ten hrs walk away from the village of Chhekam.
Grazing pasture at Mu Gompa
The majestic Ganesh Himal range
Chorten at Chhule
Camp at Chhekamparo
Inside Mu Gompa -This monastery was established in 1895 and is headed by a Lama of the Drukpa Kagyu sect. Mu Gompa is the largest monastery in the Tsum Valley.
View of Kipu Himal from Rachen Gumpa
Tsum Valley Trek Itinerary
Photos: Phurba Pasang Sherpa
Overall we had a great trip with great staff and felt that we experienced the Himalayas and Nepal to the utmost.
We work with the motto "Tourism for Development". Explore Himalaya Community Service Project was conceived to empower underprivileged segments of Nepal.