Name of Trail: Manaslu Circuit Trek
Duration: 21 days
Maximum altitude: 5215m
Per Day walking: approx. 5-6 hours
Trek Style: Tea house/ Camping
Transportation: Flight/ Private Vehicle
Accommodation: Star level accommodation in cities, tea house/ lodge during the trek
Activities: Trekking in Himalaya
Best Month: March - June & Sept - Dec
Trip Cost: Contact us
Manaslu circuit trek is an adventurous trek that takes you a whole round tour of MT Manaslu. Mount Manaslu (8156m) is the eighth tallest mountain in the world, Manaslu stands tall in the very center of the Nepalese Himalayas. This is a treasured trekking route that offers priceless mountain views, beautiful streams, unique culture and thrilling adventure. This region has successfully preserved its grace and offers a great combination of exclusive culture, unmatched natural beauty and rich bio-diversity. Every year many trekkers find their comfort in this trek and enjoy the natural and cultural sightseeing around.
Our trek starts from Arughat, village in Gorkha district, and follows the ancient salt-trading route with Tibet along the Budhi Gandaki River. This trek overwhelms you through y the off beaten tracks passing through rainbow like villages filled with prayer flags, Mani walls, splendor of pine, bamboo and rhododendron forests and monasteries along the dramatic landscape of the Manaslu Circuit. The trek gives a wonderful opportunity to get an insight into the local culture and lifestyle. People of this region highly respect foreigners. The people of the Upper Budi Gandaki region are known as Nupri, they highly practice Tibetan The trek can upgrade your nature desire and could be an excellent opportunity to explore this exclusive local beliefs and lifestyle. Manaslu’s unmatched natural magnificence and rich blend of Tibetan and Nepalese culture makes it a perfect trek for anyone searching for adventure and peculiar village experiences. Manaslu Trekking is regarded as a less crowded region to explore but despite this it has a way lot to offer for those who love nature.
Your safety and experience is our paramount concern and you'll be comfortable throughout this trekking relatively with our itinerary design.
Day 01: Welcome to Kathmandu valley (1316m).
Upon your arrival at Kathmandu airport we assist you from Kathmandu international airport to our hotel. Rest overnight.
Day 02: Half day sightseeing around Kathmandu valley and preparation for the trek.
We offer you an experienced guide who will take you to some of the ancient and cultural places around. Visit world heritage sites of Kathmandu valley along with sightseeing places. Prepare for the trek. Rest overnight.
Day 03: Early morning Scenic ride from Kathmandu to Arughat (690m)
Today after breakfast we assist you from your hotel to our office. We ride from Kathmandu enjoying the scenic view of the trail all the way to Arughat. Explore around the place and rest overnight.
Day 04: Trek begins from Arughat to Sotikhola (730m).
Today we begin our trek from Arughat to Sotikhola trekking for 4-5hours. Rest overnight.
Day 05: Sotikhola to Lapubeshi (880m).
Today early morning trek from Sotikhola to Lapubeshi. We trek for 5hours passing through fascinating natural beauties and cultural places. Rest overnight.
Day 06: Lapubeshi to Machhakhola (930m).
Today we trek from 5-6hours from Lapubeshi to Machhakhola. Rest overnight.
Day 07: Machhakhola to Jagat (1340m).
Today we trek from Machhakhola to Jagat walking for 5hours. Rest overnight.
Day 08: Jagat to Philim (1590m).
Today we trek from Jagat to Philim. We walk for 4-5hours passing through lush green forest. Rest overnight.
Day 09: Philim to Dang (1860m).
Today we trek for 5-6hours from Philim to Dang. Rest overnight.
Day 10: Dang to Namru (2,660m).
Today we trek from Dang to Namru walking for 5-6hours. Rest overnight.
Day 11: Namru to Lhogaon (2990m).
Today we trek for 4-5hours from Namru to Lhogaon. Rest overnight.
Day 12: Lhogaon to Samagaon (3530m).
Today we trek from Lhogaon to Samagaon walking for 4-5hours. Rest overnight.
Day 13: Rest day visit Punggen Gompa and Manaslu base camp overnight in lodge.
Today early morning hike to visit Manaslu base camp. Explore around and enjoy the scenic natural beauty of Manaslu region. Rest overnight.
Day 14: Samagaon to Samdo (3,800m).
Today we trek from Samagaon to Samdo. We trek for 4-5hours. Rest overnight.
Day 15: Samdo to Dharmasala (4460m).
Today we trek from Samdo to Dharmasala. We trek for 4-5hours. Rest overnight.
Day 16: Dharmasala to Larky Pass (5215m) and then trek to Bhumtang lodge.
Today we trek from Dharmasala passing Larke pass all the way to Bhumtang lodge. Rest overnight.
Day 17: Bhumtang to Tilje (2335m).
Today we trek from Bhumtang to Tilje. We trek for 4-5hours. Rest overnight.
Day 18: Tilje to Tal (1700m).
Today we trek for 5-6hours from Tilje to Tal. Rest overnight.
Day 19: Tal to Syange (1,100m.)
Today we trek from Tal to Syange walking for 4-5hours through the scenic landscape. Rest overnight.
Day 20: Early morning ride from syange to Kathmandu via tourist bus.
Today we ride a scenic drive from Syange to Kathmandu valley. Enjoy evening farewell programs and rest overnight.
Day 21: Final Departure for next trip.
Hope you enjoyed the hospitality and facility we offered throughout the trek. Farewell.
About Nepal Visa:
Nepal visas can be easily obtained from the Government of Nepal, Nepalese Embassy or Consulate office located in your country. You can get a visa from the Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu on your arrival or from any other entry point in Nepal. Make sure to bring a few sets of your passport size photos. Visa fees are inexpensive.
You can also apply for a visa in a near embassy or either you can travel to Nepal and get a visa on arrival. We will assist you to settle your visa work too.
Accommodation in Kathmandu and Trek:
We offer you a star rated accommodation with comfort and cozy. You will be amused with the facility and warmth we offer you including facility like (attached bath, A/C, 24 hours running hot and cold shower). During the trek your accommodation is includes Mt. Lodge and local tea houses but we do our best for providing the best available lodges on a twin- sharing basis, some tea house are basic with shared washing and toilet facilities. If you are prefer a single room in Kathmandu and trek you may indicate your preference on request and pay a single supplement cost. Contact us
Meals and Drinking Water:
We provide you only Bb facility in city as preferred in itinerary. Full board meals are included (breakfast, Lunch and dinner with cup of tea or coffee) throughout the trek. We provide you food from the local tea house Mt. Lodge en route chosen from a menu. Breakfast and dinner is to be provided from the same tea house we would overnight but lunch would be en route in between. You can enjoy the Nepalese style cuisine or any other continental food as per required. You are to be giver from pizza to snacks. Most teahouses offer a variety of rice and noodle dishes, as well as soup and seasonal vegetable. A variety of cereals, bread and egg dishes are generally available for breakfast.
Health and Fitness Required:
Health is the most important part of traveling or trekking. One must possess good physical condition before and while commencing Himalaya’s tour. If you don’t have any trekking experiences better grab one or be physically prepare for the trek. Before commencing adventurous trek you can commence a short hike, cycling or a short walking tour, this may help you a lot throughout the trek.
The highest height you will reach on this trip is 5545m from the sea level. The walk may be ups and down passing various villages, high land, wilderness and much more difficult and rough trail.
We strongly advise travelers to consult with your medical doctor before travelling and do the regular check up of your health and report us while booking a trip with us.
Guide and Porter:
Trained, license holder, English speaking, honest and friendly...
Our porter are fully equipped and insured for each trip they are responsibility with us. As you know that we are very honest with the porter issues and their condition while on trek thus we make sure that our porter are fully prepared for the trip. We are closely working with international porter Progress Association for the welfare and befit for the touristic porters.
It is our company’s management system; the maximum load carried by our porter is 20 to 25 KG so be sure that your trekking bag is not loads more 20 KG.
One of the most important factors of trekking is the travel insurance. To be sufficiently protected in terms of insurance, you will need specialized travel insurance for participation in risky activities.
Your travel insurance policy must be covers emergency evacuation, trip injury, lost baggage, medical treatment and expenses, theft, liability is recommended. Make sure the insurance covers all the activities that you will be undertaking your stay in Nepal such as trekking and climbing including others trip.
We organize any route of Nepal trek with fix departure basis or private trip, the minimum group size would be two and maximum group size is ten of more on request. We can also organize private trip to solo person with single supplement cost. Else, join our estimated group departure dates available online market or ask us with your personal suitable flexible dates, we will open group date on the same date.
How to Book Your Trip with Us:
While if you are interested to trek or tour the natural and cultural beauty of Nepal you must go through online product.
If you have gone through online product and want a booking, write and ask the information or phone us on our phone number for the trip booking confirmation.
To be very clear understanding about the trip services we have also online trip booking. Once your trip booking request reached to us, sincerely we will suggest you the final trip booking procedure with advance payment of the trip, Non-refundable deposit of 20 percentage (per person) is required to confirm a place on your selected adventure Nepal activities.
Please feel free to contact us in relation to any questions you may have regarding our trip booking process.