Are you ready to discover the untouched beauty of the Himalayas, especially Manaslu Hiking? Look no further if you crave thrilling treks, breathtaking landscapes, and cultural encounters. Our specialized trekking packages are designed to cater to the desires of adventurous travelers like you.
Join us on an incredible journey to Manaslu Hiking, an off-the-beaten-path destination that promises awe-inspiring beauty and unforgettable experiences.
3 Hours Before Flight Time
Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu
Upon your arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport, our friendly team will greet you and transfer you to your hotel. Take some time to relax and explore the vibrant capital city.
Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
Immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of Kathmandu as we explore UNESCO World Heritage Sites, including Boudhanath Stupa, Pashupatinath Temple, and Durbar Square. We’ll conduct a trek briefing in the afternoon and help you prepare for the adventure.
Day 3: Drive to Soti Khola (710m/2,329ft)
We begin our journey with a scenic drive to Soti Khola, located at the gateway of the Manaslu region. Enjoy picturesque views of terraced fields, lush forests, and winding rivers.
Day 4: Trek to Machha Khola (900m/2,953ft)
Our trek commences with a walk through picturesque landscapes, crossing suspension bridges, and passing through quaint Gurung villages. Marvel at the glistening Machha Khola River as we reach our destination for the day.
Day 5: Trek to Jagat (1,340m/4,396ft)
Today’s trail takes us through dense forests, cascading waterfalls, and terraced fields. We’ll pass through charming villages, offering insights into the local culture and way of life.
Day 6: Trek to Deng (1,860m/6,102ft)
Prepare for a day of scenic beauty as we traverse lush pine and rhododendron forests. Catch glimpses of the stunning Sringi Himal along the way and immerse yourself in the tranquility of the surroundings.
Day 7: Trek to Namrung (2,630m/8,626ft)
As we ascend higher, the landscape transforms into a mix of alpine forests and magnificent mountain views. Pass through traditional villages and encounter warm hospitality from the locals.
Day 8: Trek to Samagaun (3,530m/11,578ft)
Experience the grandeur of the Himalayas as we trek closer to the majestic Manaslu. Samagaun offers stunning views of Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, and other peaks. Immerse yourself in the unique culture and hospitality of the local Tibetan-influenced community.
Day 9: Acclimatization Day in Samagaun
Today is a rest day to aid in acclimatization and exploring the surroundings. Take a short hike to Birendra Tal or Pungyen Gompa for breathtaking views, or immerse yourself in the local culture.
Day 10: Trek to Samdo (3,860m/12,660ft)
As we venture towards the Tibetan border, our trail takes us further into the high mountains. Enjoy the dramatic landscapes and encounter Tibetan traders, offering a glimpse into their way of life.
Day 11: Trek to Dharamsala/Larkya Phedi (4,460m/14,628ft)
Today’s trek brings us to the base of the Larkya La Pass. As we ascend, the surroundings become more rugged and alpine. Prepare for a challenging yet awe-inspiring journey.
Day 12: Cross Larkya La Pass (5,160m/16,930ft) and Trek to Bimthang (3,720m/12,204ft)
An early start rewards us with panoramic views from the top of the Larkya La Pass. Take a moment to soak in the breathtaking vistas before descending into Bimthang, where lush meadows and awe-inspiring peaks await.
Day 13: Trek to Tilije (2,300m/7,546ft)
Our trail winds through rhododendron forests and charming villages, offering a mix of cultural encounters and natural beauty. Enjoy the serenity of the surroundings as we make our way to Tilije.
Day 14: Trek to Dharapani (1,860m/6,102ft) and Drive to Besisahar
As we descend further, the landscape changes once again. Our trek concludes at Dharapani, where we’ll take a scenic drive to Besisahar. Celebrate the completion of an incredible journey and relax in comfort.
Day 15: Drive from Besisahar to Kathmandu
Bid farewell to the mountains as we drive back to Kathmandu. Spend the evening reminiscing about your adventure and savoring the memories created.
Day 16: Departure
Our team will transfer you to the airport for your departure, equipped with unforgettable experiences and a sense of accomplishment.
Q: What fitness level is required for Manaslu Hiking?
A: A good level of fitness and stamina is necessary for this hike. Regular exercise, including cardio and strength training, is recommended before the journey.
Q: What kind of accommodation can we expect during the hike?
A: Accommodation will vary from comfortable lodges and tea houses during the trek to a well-appointed hotel in Kathmandu.
Q: Is travel insurance necessary?
A: Yes, travel insurance that covers high-altitude trekking is mandatory for all participants.