Manaslu Trek

Trek Duration : 17 Days

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5200

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Manaslu Trekking | Trekking to Manaslu

Manaslu means “Mountain of Spirits” and the trekking in this region is one of the most sophisticated treks of Nepal. Manaslu trek is one of the most popular off the beaten path trek of Nepal. The trek is a traverse over the Larkya La pass, the highest point during the trek. Leading you through the villages with the unique culture, this trek lets you explore the simple way of living among the people residing here. This trek is popular for the isolated villages, hidden trails and the jaw-dropping views of mid-east Himalayas.

Normally, four camps are set up amid the rising to the summit. There are a couple of stretches of steep climbing and precipices from Manaslu Base Camp I to Camp II and there is some hopping on snow from Camp II to Camp III. Avalanches are plausibility from Camp III to Camp IV. Discussing the alluring perspectives, you will watch great perspectives of Himalchuli (7893m), Manaslu (8163m), Ganesh Himal, Ngadi Chuli (7879m) and other wonderful peaks. You will likewise mark the variations in the scene and assorted variety in plants and natural life. Individuals can likewise do Manaslu Base Camp Trek in less time or additional time, however, 18 days of the trek is by all accounts the ideal number of dusks and dawns to get you from Kathmandu back to Kathmandu.

Moreover, Manaslu trek offers amazing scenic views of snow peaks, the glaciers, rhododendron forest, high mountain pass, and the ancient monasteries. During the trek, you will get to see spectacular views of  Mt. Manaslu, Annapurna I, Annapurna south, Annapurna III, Machhapuchhre mountain, Gangapurna, and Ganesh Himal. The audacious trek begins with a drive from Kathmandu to Arughat. The trekking trail passes through the beautiful Manaslu Conservation Area and eventually ends up at Larkya La pass. Not to mention, the pass is considered to the most dramatic pass of the Himalayas.

This trek offers a good mix of cultural diversity and fantastic mountain scenery. Hiking the base camp of the eight highest mountain in the world, Manaslu, you will have an undoubtedly unforgettable experience. With its remoteness and being less crowded, this is the first choice for the adventure seekers and the peace lovers.



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Day 1

Manaslu Trek Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat
Day 3: Trek from Arughat to Lapubesi
Day 4: Hike from Lapubesi to Dovan
Day 5: Trek from Dovan to Philim
Day 6: Trek from Philim to Deng village
Day 7: Trek to Lana village
Day 8: Trek to Lho village (old gumba)
Day 9: Trek to Lho village (new gumba) to Sama gaun
Day 10: Acclimatization in Sama gaun
Day 11: Trek to Samdo
Day 12: Trek to Dharmasala
Day 13: Trek to the valley near Larka glacier
Day 14: Trek to Annapurna region
Day 15: Hiking from Tilji to Jagat, Drive to Besisahar
Day 16: Drive to Kathmandu
Day 17: Departure

Manaslu Trek Detailed Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
You will heartily be welcomed by our representative at the Tribhuwan International Airport. From thereon, you will be dropped at the hotel for relaxing. After that, you will be given a brief orientation of the Manaslu trek by our representative.
Meal: Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel

Day 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat
After having an early morning breakfast, you will be driven from Kathmandu to Arughat (125 km) on a tourist bus or jeep. The drive would take about 5-6 hours. You will pass along the Trishuli river offering a wonderful sight. Arughat has been a crossroad trading for centuries. You can stroll around the bazaar here. Overnight at hotel
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel

Day 3: Trek from Arughat to Lapubesi
Today we head towards Lapubesi from Arughat. The jaw-dropping views of the landscapes, the rural villages, the cascading waterfalls on your way will make your journey even more exciting. We ascend from 570m in Arughat to 880m in Lapubesi.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 4: Hike from Lapubesi to Dovan
After having an early morning breakfast, we will head towards Dovan. It would take approximately 6-7 hours to reach Dovan. The trail is through the jungle where you pass through Bamboo trees and enjoy the greenery of the trail. Also, you will get to explore the local places during your journey to Dovan.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 5: Trek from Dovan to Philim
Starting our day with early morning breakfast we buckle up for our new destination. Today we trek from Dovan to Philim (1565m). We hike through the craggy trail to Yarukhola bridge. Following the stone steps, we move ahead on a climb to Salleri. The trekking trailers the spectacular views of Singri mountain before making to Sirdibas village. Overnight at guesthouse.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 6: Trek from Philim to Deng village
Today we will leave Philim and head towards Deng village. After having an energizing breakfast we start our trek. The trail is filled with scenic views including cascading waterfalls. Furthermore, we will cross the suspension bridge over Budhi Gandaki river and north to Nyak bagar. You will get to see the amazing views of Ganesh Himal and Dwijen mountain on the way. Finally, we cross the dyang river and reach Deng village.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 7: Trek to Lana village
The trek leads us to Lana village from Deng village. We pass through a lofty trail to the Lana village. Ascending the beautiful woods of pine and crossing a small bridge we reach Bihi Phedi. There you will get to see the magnificent view Kutang Himal. Moving further we will cross the large Budi Gandaki river along with several smaller tributary streams. All in all, you will have a very adventurous.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 8: Trek to Lho village (old gumba)
Today we trek to Lho village from Lana village. Climbing for an hour through a dense forest, we cross a wooden bridge, we ascend on smooth stone steps and arrive at Namrung village. The village is inhabited by Tibetan people. After a few hours of hike, we reach the Lho old gumba village. Indulge in the Tibetan culture and explore the old cultural houses here. Overnight at guesthouse.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 9: Trek to Lho village (new gumba) to Sama gaun
After having our early morning breakfast, we head towards Lho new gumba. Climbing through the dense forest, we head towards the high Tibetan settlement of Shayal. Wildering through the alpine forests towards Tibetan grazing settlement. Here barley and potato are the main fields. After the exploration at the new gumba, we take the afternoon hike to old gumba and roam at the streets of Sama gaun. Overnight at guesthouse.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 10: Acclimatization in Sama gaun
Today we will spend our entire day at Sama gaun exploring the settlements and the culture. We will go to an afternoon walk to Pung gyen monastery (3780m) or day hike to Birendra Lake and Manaslu base camp and back to Sama gaun. Overnight at guesthouse.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 11: Trek to Samdo
After having our breakfast, we head towards Samdo. Today’s trekking trail offers stunning views of Himalayas. Walking past the Himalayan birch, we walk up to Samdo. We move ahead to long mani walls at Khemo Kharka after entrance chorten of Samdo. Again, we descend back to Budi Gandaki, cross a small bridge along with a short climb to the entrance of Samdo.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthouse

Day 12: Trek to Dharmasala
Today our trekking destination is Dharmasala. We start our trek by crossing the bridge, climbing through the ruins of Larkhy bazaar. It is a trade area that was flourished a long time back. After that, we head towards ascending the glaciers with breathtaking panoramas. The glance from the top is stunning letting you enjoy the panoramic views.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthome

Day 13: Trek to the valley near Larka glacier
From Dharmasala we head towards the valley on the north side of the Larkya glaciers where we have views of Cho danda. After that, we enjoy the views from the top of the wonderful mountain panorama of him lung Himal, Cheo Himal, Kangguru, and the huge Annapurna. Furthermore, get ready for a steep trail to a glacial moraine. Here, we will pass the smooth rocks before continue the decent and boulder-strewn descent bring us in Bhimthang in the evening.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthome

Day 14: Trek to Annapurna region
After having our early morning breakfast, today we head towards the Annapurna region. The Annapurna region is considered as a trekker’s paradise. The region is the most visited and popular place for trekking from around the world. It fuses some of the iconic mountains including the majestic Annapurna range, the Fishtail Mountain.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Lodge

Day 15: Hiking from Tilji to Jagat, Drive to Besisahar
Starting our day with an energetic breakfast, we head towards Tilji to Jagat. We follow the trail across the Marshyangdi river. While crossing the river, you will find a glimpse of birds and animals along the banks. After walking across the narrow valleys from Tilji to jagat, we drive to Besisahar.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Guesthome

Day 16: Drive to Kathmandu
After having our early morning breakfast we get ready for the drive back to Kathmandu on a tourist bus or a car. It would take approximately 6-7 hours to reach Kathmandu. The drive heads through the banks of Marshyangdi river and Trishuli river. During the drive, you will get to see the glimpse of the local villages. After reaching Kathmandu, you will be dropped off to your hotel and relax.
Meal: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Accommodation: Hotel

Day 17: Departure
After having your breakfast, you can have a relaxing time shopping in the city. At the evening our representatives will drop you off at the Tribhuvan International Airport. Not to mention, you will be taking tons of memories of the trip.

 






service include:

    • Airport Pick up and drop.
    • Accommodation hotel with breakfast Kathmandu.
    • Public Bus from Kathmandu to Arughat Gorkha & Besisahar to Kathmandu or Private car.
    • Three meals a day while trekking (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) as indicated in the itinerary.
    • Accommodation while trekking in twin sharing basis local lodges / Tent Camp
    • All trekking and related permit & fees.
    • English speaking, professional guides and porters.

     

service exclude:

    • International airfare.
    • Meals at airports and whilst in Kathmandu
    • Entry Visa fee
    • Insurance which covers, medical, emergency evacuation, lost, theft expenses.
    • Drinks
    • Laundry fee.
    • Personal gears and expenses.
     

    Equipments:

    • Lightweight walking boots & a pair of track shoes 
    • Guaranteed Waterproof & rainproof jacket with hood or a poncho.
    • Windproof, waterproof trousers are necessary on all treks going above 10.00ft.
    • A tracksuit useful for wearing in camp and in the tent.
    • 2 pair of loose fitting long shorts/ skirts.
    • Loose cotton pants, long sleeved –shirt is particularly suitable for avoiding sun burn.
    • A pair of gloves. Leather with lining and woolen are best.
    • 1 pair of sandals to wear in the cities and in camp.
    • 2 pairs of thin and 2 pair of thick woolen socks.
    • Down jacket, Woolen shirts and thick sweaters for winter December, January & February.
    • Duffle bag or kit bag to carry to gear while trekking.
    • Daypack: toilet items, camera, film towel, soap, a boot etc. 
    • Water bottle, sunglasses
    • 2-4 large plastic bags to separate clean clothes from dirty ones. 
    • Toiletries with small towels
    • Small headlamp or torch with spare batteries 
    • Raincoat (optional), which is useful when it rains. 

     

Facts of the Trip:

  • Trekking Destination:Manaslu Region/ Manaslu Trek
  • Best season:March to May & Sep to  November
  • Transportation:Public bus or private Jeep .
  • Accommodation:Hotel, Resort & tea house /camping
  • Grade:Strenuous
  • Trekking style:Both Tea house / camping
  • Highest access of trek:5200m
  • Culture:Mixed

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