TRIP OVERVIEW MANASLU CIRCUIT TREKKING
Manaslu Circuit Trekking:
Manaslu circuit trekking is one of the most beautiful trekking destinations. As it is beautiful, routes will offer us spectacular view of Manasalu along with some other glittering ranges of mountains. This trekking destination is equally enriched with the genuine Hindu and Buddhists religion. The main theme of trekking in this region is to enjoy splendid and close view of Manasalu which is eight highest mountain of world situated at the altitude of 8163m above the sea level. While trekking in this trekking region, trekkers have the best feeling in his/her life. This trekking is not only full of mountains but over here we can see beautiful flora and fauna playing on its own home town which has increased the charm of nature.
The trekking routes are moderate in this region. We need to cross several pass and large rivers during our trek. Generally trekking at Manasalu circuit contains trekking at the high altitude where we need to acclimatize ourselves at the different places of the route. Our trekking starts with a short drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola and then Macha Khola. We should follow the contrary way of the Budhi Gandaki River. Places around this region are very beautiful. Some beautiful place we need to visit are Jagat, Deng, Namrung, Samagaon, Bimtang and other numerous villages or place from where we will have the glorious view of mountains and forest at many parts. We can do trekking in this region at any time. But according to the will of trekkers the time of Autums and summer season is the best season to have trekking in manasalu circuit area. Our organization is providing trekking at Manasalu Circuit trekking area of nepal. We are making the provision of better guides and experts help. We will organize schedule according to your holiday.
Day 01: Kathmandu to Aarughat
Early in the morning we will start our trekking. We will catch the local bus to Arughat. It will take about 8 to 9 hours of exciting journey. The trail goes through the Prithivi highway, which will serve us beautiful sceneries all around us. We will have our lunch on the way. We will follow the way towards Aarughat from Dhadingbeshi.
Day 02: Aarughat to Soti Khola
From Aarughat, we will toward the Manaslu region. We will follow the way towards the Soti khola which lead us to cultivated farms and the beautiful Gurung villages. From Shanti Bazaar We will see the first glimpse of Shringi Himal. We will cross the suspension bridge. We will spend the night at soti khola.
Day 03: Soti Khola to Machha Khola
After having the breakfast at Soti Khola, we will trek towards the Machha Khola. The way will be about 6 hours. We should follow the trial of forest and the settlements of Liding and Lapubesi. We will continue following the snow melted glaciers and other rocky mountains. We will spend night at Machha Khola.
Day 04: Machha Khola to Dovan
From Machha khola, we will walk rolling trail to cross several streams of the way. We will reach at Khola Besi after a walk for several hours. We will have our lunch over there and walk towards the suspension bridge to clear the night at Dovan at 1070m.
Day05 Dovan to Philim
From Dovan, we will pass the steeply rocky trail. It will continue towards the Yara khola. After crossing the long suspension bridges, we will reach at Jagat. From Jagat, we will enter at Manaslu conservation area. Along the way, we will see the memorable view of Shringi Himal to our top. We will spend night at Philim.
Day06: Philim to Deng
From Philim, we will walk towards the Deng. We can get the mesmerizing view of mountains very close to our eyes throughout the way. We need to cross the suspension bridge over the Budhi Gandaki River. After crossing we will catch the forest to Deng at 1860m.
Day 07: Deng to Namrung
After crossing the Budhi Gandaki River, our trekking for the day starts. We will walk climbing towards the trail from Bhi and move west of Budhi Gandaki. The journey passes through the forests and Mani walls. We will take the route that goes through the Prok village. We will view the beautiful scene of Shringi Himal from the view point. We need to cross Budhi Gandaki River for several times today. We should walk until we reach to Namrung from Deng after a trekking of about 6 to 7 hours. We will stay night at Namrung.
Day 08: Namrung to Samagaon
Early morning at Namrung, we will be busy to watch the view of Siring and Ganesh Himal. We will walk through the pass to reach to Lihi. We will cross some beautiful forest and villages covered with the chortens and barley fields. We will enjoy the view of Manaslu Himal from Lho village. After continuing along walk for about 8 to 9 hours, we will be at Samagaon for the night.
Day 09: Samagaon to Pungyen Gompa and back to Samagaon
We will get the close up view of Sherpa people living here. We will surely enjoy the presence of thousands of chortens hanging over the way and beautifully painted walls. We can hike towards the Pungyen Gompa. Pungyen actually means bracelet, a good description of two peaks. The night will be back to Samagaon after the full day exploration.
Day 10: Samagaon to Samdo:
From Samagaon, we will walk downward Budi Gandaki River. The walk to north leads us to Manasalu base camp. The way moves towards the forest of juniper and birch. We will make our way downs viewing some dazzling view around us. We will continue trail to Samdo at 3860m.
Day 11: Samdo to Dharmasala
From Samdo, we will walk down the edge to cross the Budi Gandaki River in the wooden bridge. We will see the beautiful Larkya glacier and after that we need to climb towards the stone guest house which is also called Dharmasala. The walk of today is comparatively short from Samdo to Dharmasala at 4460m. We should walk about 4 to 5 hours.
Day 12: Dharmasala to Larkya la to Bimtang
After a short climb up from the Dharmasala, we will reach north side of the Larkya glaciers. We can view the great view of Cho Danda and Larkya peak. From the pass, we can see beautiful view of Himlung Himal, Cheo Himal, Kangguru Himal and the Annapurna II. The trekking is longer. It goes towards the Bimtang walking about 8 to 9 hours. The night will be at Bimtang.
Day 13: Bimtang to Tilije
After enjoying cool view of Mt. Manaslu, Lamjung Himal, Himlung Himal and Cheo Himal, we descend further towards the Sangure Kharka followed by the bridge of Dudh Khola. We walk through the forest of rhododendron and will reach to the cultivated area at Karche. We will reach at Gho village. We will continue our walk until we reach to Tilije to rest at one of the lodges.
Day 14: Tilije to Tal
From Tilije, we will climb upward the small ridge enjoying the stone paved ways. We will to cross Dudh Khola from the bridge and climb over the Thonje village. There is a police check point at the village. We will walk towards the Dharapani to come across the village of Karte. We will walk about 5 to 6 hours to reach to Tal at 1700m.
Day 15: Tal to Syange
Tal is a very beautiful village. Early in the morning we will wake to view some of the scenic beauty of Tal village. After that we move following the trail to Chamje village crossing the Marsyangdi village. The trail goes downward the forest of rhododendron and pine to Syange. The night will be at Syange at 1080m. Today, we need to for about 6 to 7 hours.
Day 16: Syange to Kathmandu
From Syange, we can catch the drive to Kathmandu through the Besisahar. It will offer us the opportunity to watch and enjoy some scenic beauty all over the way. We will be at Kathmandu within a drive of 8 to 9 hours. The night will be at one of the best hotel arranged by our organization. If we got some time, we will enjoy the celebration party of Manaslu circuit trek.
What Is Included:
* Airport pick up and drop
* Sightseeing in Kathmandu by tour guide
* Accommodation in 3 star Hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast
* Accommodation during trekking in the mountains
* Three times meal during the trek ( Break fast ,Lunch and Dinner)
* Four times tea or coffe during the trek
* Fresh fruit during the trek
* Hot water during the trek
* Hot shower everyday
* Drinking water 2 liter per day
* All ground transportation as per the itinerary by private vehicles
* All necessary staff with experienced expert guide
* One porter carry to baggage for two clients.
* All necessary paper works; trekking permits (ACAP, special permit for Manaslu)
* Adventure Himalaya Treks’s trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trekking)
* Travel and rescue arrangements
* Transportation from ktm to Arughat and besisahar to ktm by private vehicle
* Welcome and farewell dinner
* Adventure Himalaya Treks’ gifts
* Exclusive Medical Kit Bag
* All government and local taxes
What Is Not Included:
* Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
* International airfare to and from Kathmandu
* Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of if would you like spent more night in kathmandu or pokhara
* Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu.when you will be back from trekking
* Travel and rescue insurance
* Personal expenses
* Trips and sightseeing if extended
* Tips for guides and porters