Manaslu circuit Trekking is one of the finest, more remote and spectacular trek in Nepal.While on the trip we get to marvel at the magnificent views of Mt. Manaslu (8163m), the eight tallest mountains in the world, coupled with a chance to witness the rich local heritage and biological diversity of the region. The highest point in this trek is the ‘Larkya La Pass’ which is widely believed to be one of the most dramatic pass crossing the Himalayas. Much of the trek involves walking on mountain trails, and is within the capabilities of people with good cardiovascular fitness. Still, it is important to note that trekking at altitudes above 3000m/10,000ft is more demanding on the body than walking at low elevations.
Manaslu trekking major ethnicity of area is Bhotia (known as Lama), Gurung and Karki and most of the local people follow Buddhism. Gurung, Nhubria, Tsumba, and Kutanggba are major languages spoken by these people. This habitat of this area is rich with flora and fauna providing 39 species of mammals, 19 types of forests vegetation, 201 species of birds and 756 species of plants recorded in this area data from Manaslu Conseervation Area Project. People of the Manaslu Circuit and the Tsum Valley Trek areas still have a strong sense of attachment toward their traditional local culture and rich natural heritage. Ancient Gumba, Mani walls and Chhortens abundantly represent the rich culture and natural region. Mt.Manaslu 8163mtrs, the eight highest peaks in the world is another major attraction of the region
The best months for Manaslu Circuit Trek are March to May in spring and September to mid-December during the autumn season.
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu [1,300m/4,264 ft] and transfer to hotel
Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu, casual day and Trek Preparation
Day 3: Drive from Kathmandu to Sotikhola [710m/2328 ft] 8 – 9 hours
Day 4: Soti Khola – Maccha Khola [900m/2952 ft]: 6 – 7 hours
Day 5: Maccha Khola -Jagat [1410m/ 4625 ft]: 6 – 7 hrs
Day 6: Jagat – Deng [1,804m/5917 ft]: 6 – 7 hrs
Day 7: Deng – Namrung [2630m/8626ft]: 6 – 7 hrs
Day 8: Namrung – Samagaon [3530m/11,578 ft]: 6-7 hours
Day 9: Samagaon – Pungyen gompa – Samagaon: 6 – 7 hours exploration
Day 10: Samagaon – Samdo [3860m/12,660 ft]: 4 – 5 hours
Day 11: Rest Day in Samdo
Day 12: Samdo – Dharamsala/Larkya B. C. [4460m/14, 628 ft]: 4 – 5 hours
Day 13: Dharamsala – Larkya la [5160m/16, 924 ft] – Bimthang [3720m/12, 201 ft]: 8 – 9 hours
Day 14: Bimthang – Tilije [2300m/7544ft]: 5 – 6 hours
Day 15: Tilije – Tal [1700m/5576 ft]: 5 – 6 hours(1700)
Day 16: Tal – Syange [1080m/3542 ft]: 6 – 7 hours
Day 17: Syange – Kathmandu: 8-9 hours
Day 18:Transfer to airport for final departure .