Manasalu Circuit Trek

This is a unique trek for those who are looking to experience fascinating Tibetan culture plus an amazing adventure that offers beautiful scenery of unspoiled part of Nepal Himalayas. Located adjacent to the border of Nepal, Mount Manasalu 8,163 meter is locally worshipped as Spirit Mountain. Opened for foreigners in 1992, this route has been more and more comfortable for travelers in terms of walking, lodging and diningin a long run like other regulars trekking routes. Manasalu has got plenty of places to stop for a lunch where they serve Nepalese, Indian and continental cuisine as well as guest houses with nice and clean rooms, electricity and toilet facilities. The highest elevation is Larke pass 5160 meters which opens the gateway to Manang with numbers of high peaks like Himlung, Kangguru and the range of Annapurna. Hiking down towards Dharapani via Bhimtang and Tilche provides exhibits you the different scenario with dense forest of rhododendron, pines and many other plants. You can also extend your trek towards Thorang pass if your fitness and time allows.

Trip Highlights of Manasalu Circuit Trek

  • Newly established trekking route
  • Restricted Area
  • Larke pass/ponkar glacier
  • Manasalu base camp
  • Tibetan lifestyle
  • Off the beaten trek
  • Less explored and low crowd
  • Connected to Tsum valley and manang

Outline Itinerary:

  • Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat
  • Day 02: Arughat to SotiKhola
  • Day 03: Trek from SotiKhola to Machhakhola
  • Day 04: Trek from Machhakhola to Jagat
  • Day 05: Trek from Jagat to Deng
  • Day 06: Trek from Deng to Namrumg
  • Day 07: Trek from Namrung to Samagaun
  • Day 08: Rest at Samagaun for acclimatizatoin
  • Day 09: Trek from Samagsun to Samdo
  • Day 10: Trek from Samdo to Larkya La Phedi
  • Day 11: Trek from Larkya La Phedi to Larkya la Pass and Bimthang
  • Day 12: Trek from Bhimthang to Tilche
  • Day 13: Trek from Tilche to Jagat
  • Day 14: Trek from Jagat to Bhulbhule
  • Day 15: Drive from Bhulbhule to Kathamandu
  • Day 16: Transfer to Airport Kathmandu
  • Day 01 :Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat
  • Day 02 :Arughat to SotiKhola
  • Day 03 :Trek from SotiKhola to Machhakhola
  • Day 04 :Trek from Machhakhola to Jagat
  • Day 05 :Trek from Jagat to Deng
  • Day 06 :Trek from Deng to Namrumg
  • Day 07 :Trek from Namrung to Samagaun
  • Day 08 :Rest at Samagaun for acclimatizatoin
  • Day 09 :Trek from Samagsun to Samdo
  • Day 10 :Trek from Samdo to Larkya La Phedi
  • Day 11 :Trek from Larkya La Phedi to Larkya la Pass and Bimthang
  • Day 12 :Trek from Bhimthang to Tilche
  • Day 13 :Trek from Tilche to Jagat
  • Day 14 :Trek from Jagat to Bhulbhule
  • Day 15 :Drive from Bhulbhule to Kathamandu
  • Day 16 :Transfer to Airport Kathmandu

Cost Includes

  • All transportations during the trip
  • All necessary documents and paperwork (TIMS cards and permit)
  • Highly experienced English speaking Government Registered trekking guide and porter to carry luggage (1 porter for 2 trekkers)
  • Guide and porter (salaries, equipment, food and lodging, insurance and transportation)
  • Meals: (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner)
  • Chlorine treated drinking water
  • Accommodation: Private /Share and single/double room in Mountain
  • First aid box
  • All government and local taxes
  • Farewell dinner
  • Souvenir

Cost Excludes

  • International airfare
  • Nepal visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Accommodation in Kathmandu
  • Personal expenses (Phone calls, WIFI, bar bills, battery recharge, laundry, boiled water and hot shower)
  • Tipping and donations
Price from US$ 1650 US$ 1499 (Per Person)
  • Trip Duration 16 Days
  • DestinationNepal
  • Trip Difficulty Moderate to Strenuous
  • Trip StyleTrekking
  • AccomodationHotels, Lodges and Tea Houses
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