21 days | Best season: Sept. to Dec., Apr. to May | Min. 2 persons. | Max altitude: 5,215m | Strenuous trekking
Manaslu region was opened for trekking only since 1991. Located along the border of Nepal and Tibet it is now a controlled trekking area which allows only organized trekking groups with special permits to venture through its spectacular circuit. Manaslu has a distinctive environment which is exceptionally rich in bio diversity that has made this region one of the finest trekkers destinations of Nepal. Consisting of varieties of cultural diversities, natural scenery of the majestic Himalayan ranges, high altitude glacier lakes and fascinating collection of flora and fauna. All these natural and cultural features of this region has made it one of the best regions to trek.
Note: Around Manaslu trek is fully organized camping trek.
GLIMPSE OF MANASLU TREK
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu. Transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Half day Kathmandu Sightseeing tour.
Day 03: Drive to Arughat. Overnight in guest house.
Day 04: Trek to Soti Khola (775m) 6 hours.
Day 05: Trek to Machha Khola (900m) 5.30 hours.
Day 06: Trek to Jagat (1,340m) 6 hours.
Day 07: Trek to Ngyak (2,310m) 6 hours.
Day 08: Trek to Ghap (2,100m) 6 hours.
Day 09: Trek to Lho (3,200m) 6 hours.
Day 10: Trek to Sama Gompa (3,500m) 6 hours.
Day 11: Trek to Stone Hut (4,500m) 5 hours.
Day 12: Rest day at Stone Hut for acclimatization.
Day 13: Cross Larkya La (5,215m) and trek to Bhimphedi (3,590m) 8 hours.
Day 14: Trek to Tilje (3,900m) 5 hours.
Day 15: Trek to Tal (1,725m) 5 hours.
Day 16: Trek to Jagat (1,300m) 5 hours.
Day 17: Trek to Bahundanda (1,275m) 5 hours.
Day 18: Trek to Beshisahar. 5 hours. Overnight in lodge.
Day 19: Drive back to Kathmandu by private bus 5 hours.
Day 20: Free day in Kathmandu.
Day 21: Transfer to airport. Trip concludes!