Manaslu region lies to the north-west of Kathmandu valley. Manaslu region is also the home of the eight highest mountain in the world, Manaslu (8,163m). The Manaslu circuit trek begins from Kathmandu valley where we will travel by road to the beautiful Manaslu region for trekking. Mt. Manaslu is sometimes called the ‘Japanese Mountain’. Manaslu Circuit trekking offers traditional subsistence lifestyles of the diverse ethnic groups through their cultures and religious practices. The mountain ridges and valley glaciers offer feasible approaches from all directions and climate in the peak that towards steeply above its surroundings.
The first groups who reach the summit of Manaslu were Toshio Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu in 1956 AD. During your journey, we will experience the rich local heritage and biological diversity of the Manaslu region including the magnificent views of Mt. Manaslu. We will need to trek through one of the highest passes in Nepal, Larkya La Pass (5,106m) which is also one of the most challenging passes in the Himalayas. Similar to all Himalayan trekking itineraries, trekking in this region must include ample time for acclimatization.
- A remote area trekking trip where only a few trekkers have traveled.
- You can explore the ancient trading route with Tibet.
- Discover the Tibetan Culture.
- Majestic Himalayan vistas at the border of Nepal and Tibet.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu.
Day 2: Sightseeing at Kathmandu.
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Sotikhola.
Day 4: Soti Khola to Machha Khola
Day 5: Maccha Khola to Jagat.
Day 6: Jagat to Deng.
Day 7: Deng to Namrung.
Day 8: Namrung to Samagaon
Day 9: Samagaon - Pungyen gompa – Samagaon.
Day 10: Samagaon to Samdo
Day 11: Rest Day in Samdo
Day 12: Samdo to Dharamsala/Larkya Base Camp.
Day 13: Dharamsala to Bimtang via Larkya La
Day 14: Bimthang to Tilije
Day 15: Tilije to Tal
.Day 16: Tal to Syange
Day 17: Syange – Kathmandu
Day 18: Final departure.