Manaslu is one of the best trekking destinations in the world. it is located in the west-central part of Nepal. Manalsu is the name of the mountain, which is the eighth highest mountain in the world with the height of 8,156m. Manaslu region offers a range of trekking option to the travelers. Manaslu circuit trek is popular trekking route of Manaslu region. The paths of the Manaslu region holds enthralling landscapes, panoramic vistas of grand mountains, and nineteen wooded areas holding rhododendron and bamboo trees as well as a home for diverse floras and faunas. Modernization and commercialization have not touched the purity of the environment yet, so your trek to Manaslu will be a time-travel experience.
Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the challenging treks in Nepal. Trekking around Manaslu offers the opportunity to experience off-the-beaten paths and untouched regions of Nepal. This region is less explored by the trekkers and was opened for trekking only since 1991. At present day too it requires a special permit to enter the region and circle round its exotic circuit.
Manaslu region is blessed with the purely natural environment, majestic Himalayan beauties, rich Buddhist culture & tradition, and rich bio-diversity. Mt. Manaslu (8,156m) is the eight highest mountains in the world located in the west-central part of Nepal and inside the Manaslu region.
Day 01 – Arrive in Kathmandu (1,400 m). Overnight at a Hotel.
Day 02 – Kathmandu Sightseeing Tour. Rest of day at leisure.
Day 03 – Drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola (710m) about 8 hrs drive
Day 04 – Sotikhola to MachhaKhola
Day 05 – MachhaKhola to Jagat
Day 06 – Jagat to Deng
Day 07 – Deng to Namrung
Day 08 – Namrung to Samagaun
Day 09 – Acclimatization day at Samagaun
Day 10 – Samagaun to Samdo
Day 11 – Samdo to Dharmasala
Day 12 – Dharma Sala to Bhimthang. 3720m (8/9 hrs)
Day 13 – Bhimthang to Surkee
Day 14 – Surkee to Tal
Day 15 – Tal to Shyange
Day 16 – Shyange to Besisahar; Drive Back to Kathmandu
Day 17 – Day at leisure
Day 18 – Kathmandu-Final Departure
Is this trip right for you?
ELEVATION: 5125 m
CURRENCY: Nepalese rupee (NPR)
Nearest Airport: Tribhuvan International Airport
TIME ZONE: Nepal Standard Time (UTC+05:45) DST not observed
PERMIT NEEDED: Restricted Area Trekking Permit to Manaslu, MCAP, ACAP, TIMS
SEASONS: March, April, May, September, October, November
TRAVEL STYLE: ACTIVE
Simple and clean hotels and hostels (Teahouse/Lodge); affordable public and private transport; many optional activities.
SERVICE LEVEL: BASIC
Quality accommodations,affordable public and private transport; lots of optional activities.