Nepal is the ultimate destination for trekkers from around the world. For the travelers Nepal is treasure trove of to explorer. Amazing mix of lifestyles, flora and fauna, scenic beauty makes your trips memorable. Manaslu range is situated to the east of Annapurna Range. The area is bordered by the budhi Gandaki River to the east and by the Marshyangdi River to the west. An exciting route with the World's eighth highest peak, Manaslu (8,163 m) was officially opened to trekkers in 1991. Since the treks in the manaslu region originate at around 1000 m and reach as high as 5200 m, a trekker will come across a wide range of flora typical of the mid hills and alpine regions of Nepal. The area is less visited and restricted area. Manaslu region is encircled by the eight highest mountains of the world, close to Chinese border which offers you a real challenge. This trekking gives you an idea about intact tradition & culture, high & remote mountain trails. The trek starts from Gorkha, continues over Larkya La pass down to Marshyangdi and safely ends at Besishar.
Day 01: Kathmandu Arrival (1300m)
Arrival in Kathmandu, we will welcome you at the airport then transfer to you hotel. Evening welcome dinner with cultural show.Overnight at hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing.
Having breakfast then start an interesting tour around Kathmandu. We will arrange a tour guide of your chosen language to give you a tour and introduction to our rich culture amongst our ancient and fascinating history and religion. Am: Boudhanath & Pashupatinath. Pm: Patan Durbar Square and Soyambhunath then back to hotel.Overnight at hotel.
Day 03: Drive from kathmandu to Sotikhola. (530m.) -8 hrs.O/N at Lodge.
Day 04: Trek from Soti Khola to Machha Khola (890m.) -6 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 05: Trek from Machha Khola to Jagat (1350m.)- 6-7 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 06: Trek from Jagat to Philim (1700m.)- 6 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 07: Trek Philim to Deng (2095m.) -6 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 08: Trek Deng to Namrung (2900m.)-5 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 09: Trek Namrung to Lhogaon (3100m.)-5 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 10: Trek Lhogaon to Samagaon (3390m.) -4.30 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 11: Rest day at Samagaon for acclimatization.
Day 12: Trek from Samagaon to Samdo (3690m.) – 4 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 13: Trek from Samdo to Larkya La Phedi (4460m.) -3.30 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 14: Trek from Larkya La Phedi to Larkya La (Pass) (5135m.) to Bimthang (3590 m.) -4 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 15: Trek from Bimthang to Dharapani (1860 m.) -5 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 16: Trek from Dharapani to Jagat (1800m) -6 hrs. O/N at Lodge.
Day 17: Jagat to Besisahar via local jeep then drive to kathmandu -9 hrs.O/N at Kathmandu hotel.
Day 18: Farewell friend.
We will transfer you airport as per your flight time.
What makes this trip different than others: We are working together with Village Environment Nepal a non-political and non-profit social organization. We contribute our support to the remote village of Panch Khuwa Deurali and many others villages (Gorkha and all over Nepal) through donation, sponsorship and partnership in various projects.
For more details, visit Village Environment website www.ven.org.np and Face book page: https://www.facebook.com/VillageEnvironmentNepal?ref=hl.
Kathmandu: we will arrange any category hotel in Kathmandu & Pokhara as per your request.
Mountain Region: During the Manaslu Trekking, we will arrange you accommodation at standard tea house or lodge. Room on twin sharing basis.
Kathmandu:We offer you breakfast in the hotel in Kathmandu but you have to pay your own lunch and dinner.
Trekking: During Manaslu Trek you can enjoy typical Nepali food, different ethnic cuisines as well as all types of international cuisine (Tibetan, Continental, Italian, Indian, etc.). Breakfast of a day will be provided from the teahouse/lodge menu where you spent your night. Lunch will be served on the way to destination, dinner and breakfast in the teahouse where you will spend the night.
Guide & Porter during the trekking:
We will provide a professional trekking guide (license holder) and insured staffs as well. The number of porter depends on group size. We will provide their salary, accommodation, insurance, medicine and meals during trekking.
Personal gears & equipments need during trekking:
• Sleeping bag
• Down Jacket
• Warm Jacket
• Cotton t-shirts
• Cotton pants
• Sun hat
• Sun cream lotion
• Sun glasses
• Comfortable hiking boots
• walking poles (if necessary)
• Flash light with extra batteries
• Extra batteries for camera
• Medicines ad first aid kits
• Backpack- with outsider pockets to handle smaller items. You may buy this stuff in Kathmandu and you can hire some stuff from shop.
All trekkers / travelers are requested to insure their travel insurance before heading to Manaslu Trek. Please note that the insurance should be covered medical, air ambulance, helicopter rescue, and all treatment costs.