Manaslu Trekking Trip Fact

Duration

17 Days

Trip Grade

Moderate to Strenuous

Max Height

5106M

Start/End

Kathmandu

Transportation

Flights or private Bus

Per day walking

5 to 7 hours

Best Season

Oct-Dec / Mar-May

Trekking Type

: Tea House & Camping

Trip Overview

Manaslu(8,156 m.) trek is one of the popular strenuous treks situated west- the northern part of Nepal and is the 8th highest peak globally. It was opened in 1992 for tourists to offer a panorama region of Nepal. This Trekking provides fantastic mountain scenery, a diverse range of ecosystems, variations of altitude, and varied cultures of different ethnic groups. This Trekking will start from Arughat and ascend through a River valley, fed by numerous rivers and waterfalls at low altitudes, passing through green landscapes, and several small villages. Northwards, the valley opens up to reveal delightful alpine meadows and small Tibetan-style villages which cluster beneath Manaslu’s(8163m) North Face. The trail passes through the villages of Khani Gaon, Setibas, Nyak, Namru, and Samagaon(visit Green Lake) to cross the Larkya La Pass (5106 m.) and then joins the river valley of the Khola.  The interesting part of this trek is encircling the whole Manaslu and Ganesh Himal massif through the Larkya La Pass can encounter the variety of cultures and traditions of different peoples residing in that region.  After the Larkya La Pass descent through beautiful alpine meadows at Bimtang, before joining the Annapurna Circuit route and heading to Dharapani, Jagat, change, and the Besi Sahar, the ending point of the trek.

Himalayan sights: Mt. Manaslu (8163m), Himlung Himal (7126m), Cheo Himal, Gyaij Kang, Kang Guru (7010m), Ganesh Himal, Lamjung Himal, Annapurna II etc

Trip Highlights:

  • World’s seventh tallest mountain experience & Manaslu Glacier
  • Experience the blend of Nepalese and Tibetan cultures in the local villages
  • Hike up to Larkya La Pass(5135m), the highest point of the Manaslu trek
  • Discover the diversified unspoiled ecosystems throughout the trekking trail
  • Natural beauty of the forests, rivers, and flora and fauna
  • Stunning Mountain View of the Manaslu, Himlung, and Annapurna-II, etc
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