Tour overview

Manaslu Circuit Trekking has newly opened less touristic destinations also called the Manaslu Round trek. Actually, the Manaslu area was opened in 1992, Manaslu region and villages offer you reach Tibetan Buddist culture heritage which is, for the most part, beautiful biological diversity. Manaslu is the famous well- Loved trekking trail for adventure travel Lovers. Manaslu is located north surface of the Kathmandu (Tall) near the borderland of Nepal and Tibet. The Height of Mt: Manaslu is (8,156 m) it is the 8th highest mountain in the world. This mountain provides you magnificent and reaches the authentic Culture of Tibetan Buddhism.

Manaslu trek starts from (Gorkha) 0r Arughat bazaar, most of the group start the trek from Arughat Bazaar then crossing the Budhi Gandaki River and turned east side to flow the same river till to get the Larke La-Pass. The trails of Manaslu Trekking are not a hard we every day step by step gradually climb up to the Larke La pass (5,163 m). Manaslu is a restricted area we can only come across a limited number of travelers. Manaslu means “The Spirit-Mountain” the local dialect referring to the compassionate powerful goddess.

Trekking in Manaslu is one of the most enjoyable adventures because we travel to Hinduism and Buddhism villages and lowland to highland of the borderland of Tibet, experience Tibetan Buddhism and culture, impressive Mountain View and wide forests on this dramatic circuit trekking in the region of Manaslu. If you would like to check together with the limits of the walking experience in Nepal, then come across no further than the round of Manaslu Larke La pass via Arughat. This Manaslu trekking gives you really enjoyment forever for your lifetime.

Included

  • Airport picks up and drops by private Car or Van.
  • 3 nights' Accommodation, Standers touristic Hotel with BB plan.
  • According per itinerary, Transportation by Local bus or Touristic vocals.
  • All meals accommodation during the Trek (Lunch, Dinner, breakfast).
  • English speaking Guide and Necessary staffs.
  • Staffs salary, Insurance, food, and Equipments.
  • All necessary equipment for Camping or Tea house Trek.
  • Manaslu Special permit and conservation fee all necessary Permits.
  • Farwell Dinner in Kathmandu after trekking.
  • First Aid kit and Governments & Local Taxes.

Not Included

  • Nepal Visa fee bring correct USD cash and two passport photographs.
  • All International Airfare.
  • Travel insurance if incase emergency rescue.
  • Personal expenses phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc.
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the trekking due to any reason than the scheduled itinerary
  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu,
  • Tips for guides and porters.

Short Itinenary

Outline Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu TIA (1,350 m) O/N Hotel BB plan.
Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley Hotel BB plan.
Day 03: Drive to Soti Khola (700 m) it takes 7-8 hrs O/N Guesthouse.
Day 04: Soti Khola to Machhi Khola (869m) 6 hrs walking O/N G/ house.
Day 05: Machhi Khola to Jagat (1,340m) 6-7 hrs walking O/N G/ house.
Day 06: Jagat to Deng (1,850m) 8-9 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.
Day 07: Jagat to Namrung (2,630m) 6 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.
Day 08: Namrung to Samagaun (3,520 m) 5-6 hrs walking O/N G/ house.
Day 09: Rest day in Sama Gaun visit to Pungyan Monastery or Base camp.
Day 10: Sama Gaun to Samdo (3,738 m) 4-5 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.
Day 11: Samdo to Dharamsala (4,480 m) 4-5 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.
Day 12: Cross to Larke La (5,106m) Bhimtang (3,590 m) 8 hrs O/N G/ house.
Day 13: Bimtang to Tilje (2,300 m) 6- 7 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.
Day 14: Trek to Dharapani drive to Beshisahar (760m) O/N Guesthouse.
Day 15: After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu O/N Hotel BB plan.
Day 16: Final Departure transfer to airport trip to end.

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu TIA (1,350 m) O/N Hotel BB plan.

Your arrival in Kathmandu international airport then our guide picks you from there is transfer to Hotel by private vehicle. After, while you can visit our office and meet your guide and talk about the further program about the trek, overnight at hotel with Bed and breakfast plan.

Day 02: Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley Hotel BB plan.

Half-day sightseeing tour in “UNESCO” world heritage site in Kathmandu valley after your breakfast our city guide picks you by private vehicle and take to you heritage site like in Kathmandu Durbar Square, Monkey Temple (Showyambhunath), Bouddhanath Stupa and Pashupatinath Temple. After that, you will back to the hotel and preparing your trekking gear for Manaslu overnight at hotel with bed and breakfast plan.

Day 03: Drive to Soti Khola (700 m) it takes 7-8 hrs O/N Guesthouse.

After early breakfast, we’ll drive to soti Khola via Dhading Aarughat bazaar through high way too tiny mountain garbler road. Along the way, you’ll pass through beautiful villages terraced rice fields landscape, enjoy the views of countryside people and their lifestyle. While After, reaching the Soti Khola overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 04: Soti Khola to Machhe Khola (869m) 6 hrs walking O/N G/ house.

Today trails lead to you Machhe Khola along with the Budi Gandaki river site gradual mountain road passing through Sal forest with beautiful Gurung villages and terraced field. While After, reaching the Machhekhola overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 05: Machhe Khola to Jagat (1,340m) 6-7 hrs walking O/N G/ house.

Today the trails begin narrow gorge of minor ascending and descend path passing through Khorlabesi, Tatopani (Natural Hot Spring) and after cross the Suspension Bridge you’ll reach the small village Dovan for lunch. After lunch you have to cross twice another suspension bridge continue ascending towards Jagat Village overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 06: Jagat to Deng (1,850m) 8-9 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.

From Jagat, the trail goes left bank of Budi Gandaki river till to the Ghatte Khola through minor ascending and descending path passing to the beautiful village of Salleri and Shirdibas continue flowing the trails soon you have to cross suspension bridge below Philim village and ascending to Philim. After Philim trails lead you gradual flat way till to Ekle Bhatti then continue to narrow gorge bit up and down through pine forest. Along the way, you’ll see the trails of Tsum valley but you go descend to cross Gandaki River. We’ll continue you pass through bamboo forest Pewa camp and acceding to a tiny village of Deng overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 07: Jagat to Namrung (2,630m) 6 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.

From the Deng, trails go down and cross the bridge then ascend the Rana and continue to Bhi Phedi then you ‘ll have had the first view of Mt. Manaslu summit, white we continue to Gap village passing through forested, terraced field and Mani wall. As a continue from Gap trails goes around hours gradual flat the entering in dense forest twice mal crossing the bridge ascending till to Namrung hill and bi descend to the village overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 08: Namrung to Samagaun (3,520 m) 5-6 hrs walking O/N G/ house.

Namrung presents your best view of Himalaya of Mt. Ganesh Himal, Shringi Himal Himal Chuli, Khyang and Saula Himal. The trails begin flat and ascending to Lhi passing through Barley filed, forest and mani wall Chorten which is a symbol of Buddhism. We continue to Samgaun pass across the beautiful village of Lho from where you can see the stunning view of Mt. Manaslu and visit Monastery where the Monks student can learn their education. After enjoying the view carry on to Shyala village where you can see other mind-blowing views of Mt. Peak 29, Himal Chuli and Manaslu. So when we reach Sam village overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 09: Rest day in Sama Gaun visit to Pungyan Monastery or Base camp.

Acclimatization day after breakfast we heading towards Pungyan Monastery trails begin to ascend all the way up to Monastery from where you can enjoy the surrounding views enclosed to you. This is a really beautiful place you can see the glacier of Manaslu but the monastery is not sure when it can open, after enjoying the view then we’ll back to Samagaun.

Day 10: Sama Gaun to Samdo (3,738 m) 4-5 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.

Today is a half-day walk we flow the left bank of Budhi Gandaki River heading northward to Samdo village passing through Juniper forest, Kermo Kharka and cross the wooden bridge and ascend to reach the village. After lunch explore around which the best is for acclimatize overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 11: Samdo to Dharamsala (4,480 m) 4-5 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.

Today walk goes bit flat till to the edge then cross the bridge after while trails lead to you ascending toward to shelter of Dharamshala where we going to overnight. The trails present to you amazing view of the north face of Mt. Manaslu and glacier. Afternoon you can do acclimatize hike around overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 12: Cross to Larke La (5,106m) Bhimtang (3,590 m) 8 hrs O/N G/ house.

Today is the main day of the adventure in our journey trails is a bit longer than other days. Trails begin ascending and you’ll reach the Larke glacier from there you can have a great view of the Larke peak and Cho Danda. Continue to go across the glacier ascend trails you’ll reach the Top of Larke pass from where you can see the stunning views of Mt. Himlung, Kangaru, Cheo Himal, Punkar Himal and Massive of Annapurna II. From the top path begin to descend to the beautiful meadow to Bhimtang from where you can observe the last view of the north face of Manaslu overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 13: Bimtang to Tilje (2,300 m) 6- 7 hrs walking O/N Guesthouse.

Bhimtang is small tall it’s a really beautiful place with surrounding mountains trails begin to descend all the way to Tilje passing through Rhododendron forest, Karche village with narrow valley across the Dudh Khola after while you reach village of Goa. From Goa again we continue to Gurung village of Tilje Manang overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 14: Trek to Dharapani drive to Beshisahar (760m) O/N Guesthouse.

Today after schedule breakfast around one hour we descend to Dharapani while crossing the suspension bridge above the Marshyandi River and we drive back to Beshisahar passing through Jagat, Bulbule and beautiful terraced rice field across the Beshisahar and evening celebrating last day party with trekking staff, overnight at trekking guest house with the full board meal plan.

Day 15: After breakfast drive back to Kathmandu O/N Hotel BB plan.

From Beshisahar we drive back to Kathmandu along the way you can see many beautiful villages and terraced field while in Dumre Bazaar we catch main high way which is going to leisure city of Pokhara but we turn southwards to flow high way to Kathmandu evening farewell dinner with office person at Nepali Cultural Restaurant overnight hotel with Bed and Breakfast plan.

Day 16: Final Departure transfer to airport trip to end.

This is the final departure day, so you have to be an airport Three hours before your scheduled time. We look at your flight details and drop to you in TIA for your own destination back home. Trips to end hope to see you again.

Useful Info

IMPORTANT NOTE:
Every effort will be made to keep to the above itinerary, but as this is adventure travel in a remote mountain region, we cannot guarantee it! Weather conditions and the health of trekkers can all contribute to changes. The guides and their Sherpa assistants will try to ensure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if necessary.
Experience Required: This Trek is suitable for keen walkers who are able to walk for 6 – 7 hours in a day, with a light rucksack. Some of the days are quite long, and the walking feels more strenuous at altitude. Generally, the trail is a good track, but occasionally it will be uneven and rocky.
Food & Accommodation: You will be accommodated in the tea house & during trekking. Tea houses are simple, local-run guesthouses with twin-share or single rooms. Toilets and showers are of varying standards.
Typical food available for lunch and dinner is Nepali rice & lentils, pasta, potato dishes, soups, or pizzas. Delicious pancakes, porridge, toast, and eggs are the main breakfast fare, while tea, coffee, and hot chocolate are always available. You will probably be pleasantly surprised at the variety of food at the lodges.
What about our luggage?
1 Porter will be shared between 2 participants, they take a maximum load of 12kgs per participant.
You may keep things you will not use on the trek at our hotel in Kathmandu.
What will the temperature be like?
Basically, the atmospheric temperature fluctuates between -10 to 25 degrees throughout the day.
When we are trekking, the temperature would be on the high. For trekking, our concerns are focused on sun and wind exposure. To protect yourselves, you can wear long trekking pants or convertibles, in case it gets too warm, and a dry-fit long sleeve top and have the rain shell or outer waterproof layer accessible.
You’ll need your fleece or maybe the down jackets for those who are more afraid of cold when we reach the lodgings or at night to keep warm.
How much money should we bring?
You will need to carry Nepali Rupee if you decide you want to more shower than 3 times or have additional hot water on the trek. At the trekking lodges, you may wish to buy specialty menu items as well, or pick up souvenirs on the trek. Shopping can be done on your last day in the Thamel area.
What about Acute Mountaineering Sickness (AMS)?
AMS occurs to different people differently at different altitudes due to our tolerance level.
Signs of AMS include Dizziness, Nausea, Loss of Appetite, Fatigue or weakness, Shortness of breath, Drowsiness, and Fluctuation.
Peripheral Edema (Swelling of extremities)
Fluctuation in body temperature
Prevention of AMS:
Adequate REST prior to the trip.
Adequate HYDRATION during the trek or activity. (It is alright to keep going to the look, it is good for you)
Adequate SALT AND SUGAR in your bloodstream. (Basically, EAT)
Adequate WARMTH. (Keep yourself warm and try to not lose as much heat as possible to maintain bodily functions)
PROPER BREATHING. (Breathe deep into the diaphragm, breathe slow and steady. Breathe through your nose. Do not pant.)
PROPER EXERTION. (Go at a constant, manageable pace, do not chase after the person in front, and try not to keep stopping and starting)
All in all, sound out when you do not feel well. We are only human.