Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Trekking preparation day
Day 03: Drive to Soti-Khola 730 m – 05hrs
Day 04: Trek to Machha-Khola 930m – 06 hrs
Day 05: Trek to Jagat 1,410m – 06 hrs
Day 06: Trek to Dyang 1,800 m – 06 hrs
Day 07: Trek to Namrung 2660m – 06 hrs
Day 08: Trek to Syala 3500 m – 06 hrs
Day 09: Trek to Sama-Gaon 3,530 m – 05 hrs
Day 10: Rest day at Sama-Gaon for acclimatization.
Day 11: Trek to Samdo 3,860 m – 05 hrs
Day 12: Trek to Dharamsala / Larkya Phedi 4,470 m – 04 hrs
Day 13: Cross Larkya-la 5,106 m and to Bimthang 3,720 m – 08 hrs.
Day 14: Trek to Dharapani 1,860m – 07 hrs
Day 15: Drive back to Kathmandu 8/9 hrs
Day 16: International departure homeward bound.
Manaslu Circuit Trek
Of Course, Manaslu circuit trek gives you best views of dramatic landscapes with giant snowcapped peaks all along the walks towards Manaslu valley and Larke-la. Most importantly, you will get a lifetime experience from this exciting journey. However, you can explore untouched, beautiful, and cultural Manaslu.
First, Manaslu circuit region is located around Gorkha district. Wherever you will walk through Larke-la at 5,106m with excellent viewpoints reaching Manang and Lamjung districts. Besides that, you follow raging Budhi-Gandaki river right up. It goes near Samagaon village and beyond. This River comes from Tibet.
In addition, Mt. Manaslu is listed as world 8th maximum peaks at 8,163 m high, secondly, first climbed through Japanese expeditions in 1956. Mt. Manaslu is locality Tibetan beginning name as Kutang. Furthermore, the word Manaslu derived from Sanskrit because of these manas as “mind of the god” likewise Manasarowar lake of Mount Kailash in Tibet.
It starts with an exciting overland drive toward mid hills of Dhading and Gorkha district areas to reach our adventurous trek, where you will follow the Budhi-Gandaki River after a bus traveling beyond farm villages Jagat, Philim, Dyang. Wherever we head to the cooler temperature of the alpine area. Treks go slowly into lovely pines, rhododendron and fir forest. There will be superb views of Manaslu peaks and Ganesh Himal most of the time. In fact, this also known as Yangra stands at 7,422 m inside the Japanese route.
The walk slowly reaches at Samagaon for a relaxation and acclimatization day. Most importantly, we will discover the super Buddhist tradition in this highland village. Moreover, Tibetan culture and tradition has affected this society because the border to Tibet is nearby wherein traditional Trans Himalayan caravan trade route still exists today.
Manaslu Circuit Trek ends at Annapurna Circuit
However, we will climb up to high Larke-la. It will skip of arctic quarter cold climate whereas trees line drops to ice and glacier. After that, we will descend towards the forested area around Manang district at Dharapani. Wherever famous Annapurna circuit path joins.
Finally, Your Manaslu Circuit Treks ends at Dharapani. Then you will have public transport to go back to Kathmandu via famous Besisahar. It will be adventurous driving from Dharapani to Besisahar due to the rough mountain road. Next, a bus traveling from Besisahar to Kathmandu will be interesting with its beautiful farmlands, River banks, and human settlements.
Pristine Nepal Treks has been involving since it's established. In fact, we are coordinating for free volunteering in Nepal. We are contributing to a woman school in Kathmandu. We send volunteers in public school in the mountain area. However, you can check out our social activities on our free volunteering Nepal page.