This Journey will begin from the beautiful city Kathmandu. Manaslu is on of the Mountain which has the height over 8000 meters. Manaslu trekking is one of the best trekking that takes you around Manaslu region. Manaslu trekking will awakens your soul to discover unnatural wonders and scenes. In this trekking journey we go through the terrain of the Himalayas and meadows of alpine and charming villages. It is the journey that will dive you through the scenic villages , slopes of Himalayas. This journey will make your trekking story more memorable. Trekking to Manaslu will be your lifelong memory.
10 Nights / 11 Days Manaslu Base Camp Trek
Day 01: kathmandu to Machha Khola Day 02: Trek to Jagat Day 03: Trek to Deng Day 04: Trek to Namrung Day 05: Trek to Sama Gaun Day 06: Rest day and acclimatization day at Sama Gaun Day 07: Trek to Samdo Day 08: Trek to Rest Home aka Dharamsala Day 09: Trek to Bimtang via Larke Pass Day 10: Trek to Dharapani Day 11:Dharapani to BesiSahar - Kathamndu(drive)
- Weather conditions can vary greatly, so it's important to be prepared for both warm and cold temperatures, as well as potential rain or snow.
- Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP) - Trekkers' Information Management System (TIMS) card
- Accommodation along the Manaslu Base Camp trail is provided by teahouses or lodges. - Facilities are basic but comfortable, offering a bed, blankets, and simple meals.
- The Manaslu Base Camp trek is considered moderate in terms of difficulty.
- Basic trekking gear such as sturdy hiking boots, warm clothing, a sleeping bag, and a daypack are necessary.
• Accommodation in sharing basis • All Meal (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner) • Vehicle • Guide Charge • First Aid Kit
• Personal Expenses • Beverages • Other Expenses not mentioned in Itinerary
Day 01: Kathmandu to Machha Khola
The journey from Kathmandu to Machha Khola is the crucial part of Manaslu Base Camp trek. Machha Khola is the starting point of the journey and reaching there requires a combination of both travel and walking. The jouney is complete in two parts.
Kathmandu to Soti Khola
Soti Khola to Machha Khola
Day 02: Trek to Jagat
Trekking to jagat is the part of Manaslu Base Camp trekking and it is the most popular part. Jagat is the village which is loacted along the trails and serves that is the early stops of the trek.
Day 03: Trek to Deng
After starting a trek in Jagat you will continue the journey along with Budi Gandaki River.You will likely to cross suspension bridges that will provide you a stunning view of surroundings and landscapes.
The distance from Jagat to Deng is approximately 17-20 kilometers (10-12 miles), and it usually takes around 6-8 hours of trekking.
Be prepared for a mix of terrain, including rocky paths, stone steps, and potentially muddy sections. Weather conditions can change quickly in the mountains, so it's important to have suitable clothing and gear.
Day 04: Trek to Namrung
The trek continuous from the Deng by exploring the deeper region on Manaslu. Trek to Namrung will provide you the beautiful views of mountains and surroundings and landscapes.
The distance from Deng to Namrung is roughly 15-18 kilometers (9-11 miles), and it typically takes around 6-8 hours to complete this section, depending on factors like your pace, trail conditions, and the time you spend exploring along the way.
Day 05: Trek to Sama Gaun
Trekking to Sama Gaun, also known as Samagaun, is another significant part of the Manaslu Circuit Trek in Nepal. Sama Gaun is a village located at a higher elevation in the Manaslu region, and it's a popular stop on the trek known for its breathtaking mountain views and unique cultural experiences.
As always, be prepared for changing weather conditions and varying trail terrain.
Day 06: Rest day and acclimatization day at Sama Gaun
Taking a rest day and acclimatization day at Sama Gaun is an important and common practice during the Manaslu Circuit Trek. Rest and acclimatization days are strategically included in the trekking itinerary to allow your body to adapt to the higher altitude, reducing the risk of altitude sickness. Sama Gaun is a perfect place for such a day, as it not only offers stunning views but also provides opportunities to explore the local culture and natural beauty.
Day 07: Trek to Samdo
Trekking to Samdo is another key stage of the Manaslu Circuit Trek in Nepal. Samdo is a village located at a higher elevation and serves as an important acclimatization stop before reaching higher altitudes. Here's an overview of the trekking route from Sama Gaun to Samdo:
Sama Gaun to Samdo
Day 08: Trek to Rest Home aka Dharamsala
Trekking to Dharmasala, also known as Larkya Phedi or Rest Home, is a crucial stage of the Manaslu Circuit Trek. Dharmasala is a resting point and a base camp for trekkers before attempting the challenging Larkya La Pass, which is the highest point of the Manaslu Circuit Trek.
Day 09: Trek to Bimtang via Larke Pass
Trekking to Bimtang via the Larkya La Pass is one of the most challenging and rewarding segments of the Manaslu Circuit Trek. The Larkya La Pass is the highest point of the trek, and Bimtang is a picturesque village located on the other side of the pass.
Day 10: Trek to Dharapani
Trekking to Dharapani is the final leg of the Manaslu Circuit Trek, and it marks the completion of the trekking loop around Mount Manaslu. Dharapani is a village situated in the Annapurna region and is also a common starting point for the Annapurna Circuit Trek.
Day 11: Dharapani to BesiSahar - Kathamndu(drive)
The journey from Dharapani to Besi Sahar and then back to Kathmandu involves both road travel and can be the concluding part of the Manaslu Circuit Trek and the beginning of the Annapurna Circuit Trek.