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Manaslu Circuit Trek is an alternate prominent trekking goal in Manaslu district. It is "untouched"characteristic heaven trekking in Nepal and placed on the fringe between Nepal and Tibet, it was authoritatively opened as enterprise strolling excursion for trekker in 1992. Manaslu Circuit trek is thought of a standout amongst the most testing treks in Manaslu district and it remunerates the dashing with an unparalleled snow-capped encounter and quite less measure of vacationer went to in Manaslu Circuit trek throughout every year due to Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the limited trekking track of Nepal, obliges extraordinary trekking grants.
Manaslu circuit trek offers the ideal consolidation of rich social legacy, unsurpassed Himalayan beautiful excellence, and the interesting Tibetan society with its rich mountain organic differences; individuals are exceptionally legit and respectable with their society and convention. Manaslu at 8153m is the eighth most noteworthy crest on the planet and named Manaslu implies "The Spirit- Mountain" in the nearby tongue, alluding to the kind solid god, which stays inside. Manaslu Circuit Trek is a standout amongst the most delightful enterprises, in the event that you might want to specimen both extremes of the trekking knowledge in Nepal, and truly need to see what all the fervor is about as far as the most amazing mountain landscape on earth, then look no more remote than the Manaslu Circuit Trek. This trek is surely an extraordinary elective to the Annapurna Circuit Trekking.
Strolling truly the Manaslu Circuit trek, you have room schedule-wise to investigate true Nepalese life and experience by numerous Buddhist "MONKS" tenant hallowed religious communities and joined together with the perspectives of Tibetan level against stark white Himalayas all demonstrate it as a verifiably otherworldly place. On track of Manaslu Circuit trek, we keep strolling further you can visit exceptionally old religious community "Sama Gompa" at Sama Gaou as well as close up perspective of Mt Manaslu and our greatest test will be intersection Larka La Pass 5215 meter here by you are remunerated with incredible mountains sees then we dive from elevated to tropical zones, blasting with greeneries, bamboos, pine backwoods, waterfalls bright rhododendron woods and water blue-green lakes bound with cotton- white vacation spots. This trek offers the fantastic perspective of Himal Chuli 7893m, Ganesh Himal 7319m, Manaslu Himal 8153m as well as Shringi Himal 7187m and numerous greenery scenes.
Grand drive from Kathmandu to Arughat, then your exploit Manaslu Circuit Trek starts and lead you the trail proceeds bank of Budi Gandaki River, through the beautiful valley and provided for them you the vigor feeling of entering a mystery Buddhist universe of religious communities as we might be seen and passing numerous Buddhist landmarks on the trail incorporating tremendous Mani dividers and vivid petition to God banners, extremely old cloister, sanctuary and Cherton and landscape gets significantly more great as we move up into high environment on the methodology to the Larkya La Pass 5215m/17109ft and it at last addition you to Mt. Manaslu territory and in the wake of having a complete journey all around, the trail takes you over along the Annapurna Classic trekking tracks to Besisahar and afterward you will get a private vehicle or open transport and return again to Kathmandu.
Manaslu Circuit Trek Elevation Profile
The graph below shows the altitude profile for the classic Manaslu Circuit Trek. The graph makes it easier to see the gradual ascent and more rapid descent of the trek.
Day to Day Elevation Profile of Manaslu Circuit Trekking
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NOTE: It is recommended that you should arrive in Kathmandu a day earlier before you start your trek (if you do not have a day tour of Kathmandu scheduled). And If you have scheduled Kathmandu day tour you should arrive two days prior from the actual day from trekking.
If you are able to arrive a day earlier, it will be best for you as you will get some time to rest, know about the trekking you are doing, get info about the trekking routes, and you get time to buy trekking equipment if necessary. Adding some extra days beside actual trekking days will help you enjoy your trip to Nepal to the fullest without having to worry about any preparations, any flight delays, and missing international flights.
Highlights of Manaslu Circuit Trek
- Walking between the borders of Nepal and Tibet.
- The beginning part of the trail follows the Budi Gandaki, a deep, long river gorge, with many suspension bridge crossings.
- The trailhead is stretch to over land, avoiding the need for domestic flights.
- You’ll trek from the subtropical jungle at lower elevations, through the Himalayan foothills to the high, cold and challenging crossing of the Larkya La above 5,100 meters / 17,000 feet.
- Practicing the Nepalese and Tibetan mixture culture.
- Passing Larkya La in excess of 5215 meters.
- Day 1:Welcome to kathmandu:
- Day 2:Preparation and Sightseeing Tour of Kathmandu:
- Day 3:Drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola:
- Day 4:Trek from Soti Khola to Dobhan:
- Day 5:Trek from Dobhan to Philim:
- Day 6:Trek from Philim to GHAP/ Tsak:
- Day 7:Trek from GHAP to Lho:
- Day 8:Trek from Lho to Samagaun:
- Day 9:Rest and Acclimatization Day:
- Day 10:Trek from Samagaun to Dharmasala::
- Day 11:Trek From Dharmasala to Larke Pass and to Bimthang:
- Day 12:Trek from Bimthang to Tiliche:
- Day 13:Trek from Tiliche to Dharapani:
- Day 14:Trek from Dharapani to Besi Sahar:
- Day 15:Drive from Besi Sahar to Kathmandu:
- Day 16:See You Again:
- Airport pick up and drop off by private vehicle
- Three-night accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu
- All needed surface transfer as per the itinerary.
- Three meals a day during the trek
- Best available twin sharing lodge to lodge accommodation during the trek
- Kathmandu city tours, tour guide, and private transportation
- One highly experienced, helpful and friendly guide.
- Porters (1 porter for 2 people) and their food, accommodation, salary, and equipment.
- Accident insurance for all staff
- Trekking map/ Trekking T-Shirt, duffel bag, and trip achievement certificate
- First aid medical kit, Oximeter to check pulse, heart rate, and oxygen saturation at higher altitude.
- Restricted Area Trek permit & TIMS Fee- Trekkers' Information Management System (Please bring 2 passport size photos for permit)
- Worst case, help with all rescue and evacuation arrangements.
- Government taxes & office service charge
- Assistant guide group size above 6 + person.
- Personal Travel insurance
- Meals whilst you are in Kathmandu Lunch and Dinner.
- International airfare
- Nepal entry visa. You can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu. A multiple-entry tourist visa good for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent in foreign currency. Similarly, multiple-entry tourist visas for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 passport-size photos.
- Snacks /Drinks and other personal expenses
- Hot showers during the trek
- Personal trekking equipment
- WiFi internet and phone call unless it’s free.
- Tips and gratuities for trekking staff and drivers
David ArmstrongUnited States Published: Wednesday, March 20, 2019
I recently done the Manaslu Circuit Trekking and what a magnificent trek it was. I had an amazing time in Nepal, and trekking this region with the Gakul was super. What a wonderful and cheerful guide he is. I recommended this company for sure.read more
Juha Pekka HyyrylainenUnited States Published: Friday, March 15, 2019
Me and my wife did Manaslu Circuit trek through this company, the arrangement was excellent and we found people are very friendly and kind. I would like to thanks to HST team and my crew who help us to do such a wonderful trip in Nepal last April 2019. Honestly highly recommended.read more
Stephine RachelsAustralia Published: Wednesday, March 13, 2019
Trekking with Himalayan Scenery Treks is the best. I found them to be one of the best trekking agency in Nepal. Ramkrishna was so much cooperative while organizing this journey for us. he explained all the details about the trip and gave us the overview of the place we are going to. because of how easily he explained the difficulties ...read more
Mike TIndonesia Published: Tuesday, March 12, 2019
My whole experience was something I could never forget, it may sound cliche but it is true. From landing and being greeted by the an awesome host to walking amongst some of the most stunning and mesmerizing mountains. Himalayan scenery made the whole experience one to remember and look forward to making more with them definitely in the near future. ...read more
Jye BUnited States Published: Wednesday, January 09, 2019
I was in a group of 4 trekking to Manaslu. Our guide Namaraj was excellent. He was professional when he needed to be and fun the rest of the time. Namaraj and the whole team at the company really stepped up when my friend and I got severe AMS. They organised rescue from the mountain and looked after us until ...read more
Hugh Emmet O'NeillIreland Published: Monday, December 31, 2018
Last Year I have done the Manaslu Ciruit Trek with Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition. Trekking in the Manaslu region was the best choice that i have made. During the trek, I realized that being one with the nature helped my forgot all the worries and trouble that i had in my life. I was literally enjoying all the thing ...read more
Nicholas WraggUnited Kingdom Published: Thursday, November 22, 2018
Just spent two fantastic weeks trekking Manaslu Circuit with Himalayan scenery.the guides Gok and Narayan were fantastic,they made the trip extra special,I would definitely use these guys again 10/10read more
In Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition, your safety precedes every other thing. As this adventure entrails traveling in the remote mountainous region, we are always at mercy of nature. During the trip, the factors such as weather, natural disaster or a multitude of other factors which are beyond our control can subsequently bring the changes in the itinerary. Although all the itinerary we provide to you is guided and standard; please note that your team leader has the authority to alter or even drop the planned itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concern. All the alternations or changes of the standard itinerary are made by the leader by taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. We give our best effort to stick with the above-mentioned itinerary; however, in case of any unpredicted event which is beyond our control, you need to be flexible and take after the guideline as instructed by your leader.
Note that the company won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itineraries or any delays due to unforeseen circumstances.
Manaslu Circuit Trek is a restricted area trekking, so a special trekking permit i.e. restricted area permit is required to do the trekking in this locale. This permit is issued by the Nepal Immigration Office. Beside the restricted area permit; you will also need ACAP and MCAP permit for the trekking. In order to acquire the permit, a minimum of two trekkers is mandatory.
Hotel and Accommodation:
Trek to the Himalayas is one of the favorite destinations for travel enthusiast and adventure seekers all around the globe. Although the Himalayan region of Nepal is the most popular trekking destination in the world; there are a lot of things people don’t have a clue. While trekking to the high mountain region, you will not find the hotels and accommodation as you see in the city areas. The hotels and accommodation around the high Himalayan have fewer services and facilities. The hot shower may turn out to be simply a bucket of lukewarm water and the toilet may be a latrine behind the hotel. The private room can be a wooden cell with no furniture except a bed, mattress, and curtain in place of the door. So, while trekking to the mountainous region of Nepal, you need to be ready to stay in the less fancy and minimum facilitated hotels.
We provide you with the 2 to 3-star standard hotel while you are at Kathmandu (i.e. for 3 Nights). During your Manaslu CircuitTrekking, we provide you with the basic lodges and tea houses for your accommodation. The room of these lodges and tea houses are less fancier with just a bed, a pillow and a blanket. We put our every effort to make your trek as cozy as possible. However, you need to stay flexible in some cases. We will accommodate the groups in local lodge available each day. We send the porters ahead of us to pre-book the room for the next day (rooms cannot be pre-booked on all places).
In Kathmandu beside the 2 / 3 stars hotel, some 4 / 5 - star luxury accommodation is also available. If you want to change the accommodation plan for the luxury, please do let us know so that we can arrange and book the hotel for you for your Kathmandu stay.
Food and Beverages:
All the food and Beverages included on the package of Manaslu Circuit Trekking are provided by the company itself. The foods are provided in the tea houses or lodges on the trail. We will have breakfast and dinner at the lodge where we stay overnight. On the everyday trek, our guide will decide the available place and stop for lunch. We highly recommend you bring the water purification pills, to cleanse the water and drink during the trek. During the trek, there are options for buying the bottled water and boiled water as well.
We at Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition provide all the necessary transportation facilities for your trip. We provide private vehicles for airport pick up and sightseeing tour around Kathmandu. Likewise, we provide tourist bus transportation for your trip. However, you have other options like traveling through private vehicles such as cars or van.
You have to pay additional for the transportation which is excluded in our package. You can send us an inquiry for the latest price details for private transportation and flight tickets.
Luggage and Backpack:
The main luggage of yours will be carried by your porters during the trek. For your personal things, we highly recommend you, to carry a small handbag containing water bottles, cameras, sunscreen and other things which you require daily during the trip. Making the backpack small and lighter will unquestionably assist you to enjoy the trip to its fullest. You should simply convey the thing which is basic for your outing and the rest of the garments and different things can be left in the locker room/safe store of hotels. The hotels provide the locker room / safe deposit for free. So, don’t hesitate to leave things which are redundant. While making the backpack or luggage for your trip to ensure that the luggage doesn’t exceed more than 15 Kg. Weight allowance at Nepal’s domestic airlines is 15 Kg including your handbag. Excess weight is chargeable of USD 1.5 or more which will be the additional cost of our trip.
Guide and Porters on Trek:
We provide you with the well trained and experienced guide and porter for your trek. Our guide will assist you in every possible way to make your trips remarkable and memorable. Talking about the porter, we provide one porter for 2 trekkers each. The porters carry 20 Kg of total luggage (10 Kg form each trekker). We provide the one guide for the smaller groups and if the group size surpasses 10 individuals; we will provide the additional guide for your trip.
Personnel Expenses largely influenced by your habit of expenditure. We provide you with all the necessary food and accommodation facilities inside the cost of your Manaslu Circuit Trekking. So, you only need money to pay for your drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages) and snacks while strolling on the trail. You will get the significant number of smaller shops on the trail to buy the drinks and snacks. Likewise, you can also use the money to buy you souvenirs of the trip, entrance tickets, hot showers, tips and many more. Note that, tips and gratuities are not mandatory, but it is fine if you wish to. If you feel like the service provided to you is excellent, then you can tip directly to staffs. Of course, there is no obligation to tip if you are disappointed with the service you receive. As a suggestion, we advise you to allocate an amount of 5 - 10% of the total package price for tips. The amount you give depends on your budget and appreciation of their work.
Rescue and Evacuation:
Nepal is the country full of heart-warming natural beauty and a magnificent travel destination for the thrill and adventure seeker all around the globe. In spite of the fact that Nepal is an adventure paradise for the nature lover, thrill seeker. But in some cases, the thrilling experience comes up with the serious hazard. The most exciting, and the joyful trip may backfire on us and we may have to be the victim of nature. Not only that while trekking in the high altitude rough terrains may also occur afflictions like a sprained ankle or even broken leg, appendix ruptures, hypothermia, skin infection and respiratory infection. If any of this misfortune happens to you, then it should be treated on time. If left untreated then you may even lose your life. If any of the above-mentioned affliction happens during your trip, we at Himalayan scenery treks and expedition will do everything to transfer you to the nearest hospital ASAP. All the expenses made to rescue and evacuate you, are entirely liable to us. So, before departing off to your trip, make sure that your travel insurance company has the policy to cover up all the expenses in case of any misfortune arises during the trip so that you can enjoy the trip to the utmost. If not, be ready to pay on your own once you arrive at the Kathmandu. To learn more about the Travel Insurance for the Trip in Nepal, please do visit Travel Insurance page in Nepal Travel Guide.
Join a fixed date group trek or private departure:
The Manaslu Circuit Trekking is available on both fixed departure and private basis, If you are looking for a group to join then please check our fixed departures dates and ask for availability or if you would like to travel independently, or with your friends, families & colleagues then you are invited to choose any date at your convenient timeframe for any number of people.
Why Book With Us?
- Best price
- Best safety records
- Easy payment processing
- Customizable trips as per your needs
- Departure for every booking
- Best customer care
- Specialized care and considerations
- Easy cancellation conditions
Please provide us your full credentials or a copy of your passport. Give your weight so that preplan your group’s trips for proper weight distribution. You may deposit 20 to 30 percent advance of the total package amount while booking. You may pay rest of the amount before the trip. You can also pay us by card, bank transfer or online. Please visit here for payment details.
If you are unable to make your trip, let us know in advance. We will refund you as per our booking terms and conditions and available time frame. At times, there might be delays or cancellation of flights due to weather and unforeseeable reasons. In such cases, we will make our best effort to adjust your bookings and rearranging the schedule.
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- Destination Nepal
- Trip Difficulty Moderate to Adventurous
- Trip Style Trekking
- Accommodation Tea Houses / Lodges
- Group Size 02 - 12
- Max Altitude 5160 Meter
- Transportation: Private Vehicle/Tourist Bus
- Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner + Fruit
- Best Season: September to late December and March to late June
- Trip Begins: Kathmandu
- Trip Ends: Kathmandu