Mt: Manasalu located northwest from the Kathmandu valley. The height of Manaslu its eight thousands one hundred and fifty six meters (8,156 meters). It is also the popular trekking route in Nepal. Now a days it is also available to make lodge trek (Tea-House trek).Trekking in Manasalu is well thought-out one of the most challenging and adventurous treks in Nepal. The route was opened for trekking in Nepal in 1991. Manaslu region offers a wide array of trekking options. As the region constitute sub-tropical foothills of the Himalaya to arid Trans-Himalayan high graze land bordering Tibet. Trekking in Nepal alongside the Manaslu circuit will be very gratifying you to the full magnificence of natural beauty, offering you supreme view of the Manaslu sanctuary. At the same time as trekking in the Manaslu region, you will have the opportunity to interact with a cirque of grand peaks over 6500 meter, including the awe-some Manaslu Himal and Ganesh Himal. The expedition starts unfolding the majestic views of ancient oak and rhododendron forest, and terraced field of rice and millet, water falls, and the world of snow and ice. The trekking follow starts from Aarughat, a small town of Gorkha district, and follows the very old route along the Budhi Gandaki River. The region is spotted with austere monasteries, Mani walls, chortens and other Buddhist religious Villages. This valley is a place of safety to many highly in danger of extinction animals, as well as Snow Leopards, Himalayan Black Bear.
Duration : 18 Days
Type of Trek : Camping
Max Altitude : 5135 m.
Minimum Pax : 1 +
Mode of travel :Land Transportation
Grade : Strenous
The popular itinerary of Trekking in Manaslu .
Day 01: Welcome at Kathmandu airport and drive to Hotel, short breifing about the plan and overnight at hotel on B/B
Day 02: Preparation for Trekking After breakfast, prepartion for trekking, meet the guide and visit some heritage sites in Kathmandu, overnight at hotel on B/B
Day 03: Drive to Arughat from Kathmandu (7-8 hours)
Day 04: Trek Arughat –Soti Khola (5-6 hours)
Day 05: Trek Sotikhola – Machha Khola ( 6 hours)
Day 06: Trek Machha Khola – Jagat (6 hours)
Day 07: Trek Jagat – Filim ( 3.30 hrs)
Day 08: Trek Filim – Deng (5 hrs)
Day 09: Trek Deng – Namrung (6 hours)
Day 10: Trek Namrung – Lho Gaun (4 hrs)
Day 11: Trek Lho Gaun – Sama Gaung (4 hrs)
Day 12: Rest in sanma Gaun
Day 13: Trek Sama Gaun – Samdo (4 hrs)
Day 14: Trek Samdo – Dharmasala (3 hrs)
Day 15: Trek Dharmasala – Bimtang (7-8 hrs)
Day 16: Trek Bimtang – Tikhe (6-7 hours)
Day 17: Trek Tikhe – Syange (6 hrs)
Day 18: Trek Syange – Besishahar (7 hrs)
Day 19: Drive to Kathmandu from Besisahar (7 hrs)
Day 20: Final departure to Kathmandu airport or further program according to flight schedule.
Service includes in the cost in details:
: Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & drop by private car.
: Two nights 3 stars hotel in Kathmandu on BB plan.
: Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) in trekking for you.
: Farewell dinner in Kathmandu,
: Local fresh fruits.
: All accommodations during the trek. (Private Room)
: Manaslu area trekking map.
: An experienced Government licensed holder guide.
: Trekking cook/ kitchen staff/ porters
: Food, drinks, accommodation, insurance, salary, equipments, transportation, local tax for Guide and porter.
: Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available).
: Unique path’s sleeping bag, down jackets, Duffle bag and walking stick, if necessary.
: T- shirt of unique path trek.
: All necessary paper works and national park entry permits.
: Travel & Rescue arrangement.
: TIMS (Trekkers’ Information Management System).
: All government taxes and tourist service charge.
Service Excludes in the cost in details:
: Meals whilst in Kathmandu allow US$ 15 – US$ 20 per day.
: Your Travel insurance.
: International airfare and airport departure tax.
: Nepal entry visa fee.
: Tips for trekking staff and driver. (Tipping is expected but it is not mandatory).
: All kind drinks (hot, cold and alcoholic)
: Personal shopping and laundry etc.
: Personal trekking Equipment.