AROUND MANASLU TREK

Manaslu is the eight highest mountains in an elevation of 8163m in the west central part of Nepal falls in Mansiri Himal range. This is one of the most rewarding treks in Nepal which is enriched with rich culture, bio-diversity and the natural beauty, was opened in 1991 A.D and need special permit. Other peaks like Himalchuli (7,893m), Ngadi Chuli (7,871m), Shringi (7,187 m), Langpo (6,668 m) and Saula (6,235m) are the major attractions of this region. Further, Tibetan settlement, unspoiled mountains, various monasteries, Budi Gandaki River, natural pools, lakes and waterfalls added the beauty of this region. The highest pass is the Larkya La Pass in an elevation of 5150m. 

DETAILED ITINERARY

Day 1: Kathmandu Arrival
Kathmandu arrival and transfer to hotel. Check-in and refresh. In the evening, enjoy Nepali dinner with cultural program.
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 2: Kathmandu Sightseeing and Trek Preparation
After breakfast at hotel, proceed for half day sightseeing of Kathmandu city, includes Pashupatinath Temple, one of the holy temple for Hindus and Buddhist in the world dedicated to Lord Shiva at the bank of holy Bagmati River. Boudhanath Stupa, One of the biggest Stupas in South Asia.
Eve: Trek brief and preparation.
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 3: Drive to Sotikhola (710m/8/9 hours) via Arughat.
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Sotikhola.

Day 4: Trek to Macha Khola (900m/6 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Machakhola.

Day 5: Trek to Jagat(1410/7 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Jagat.

Day 6: Trek to Deng (1810m/6 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Deng.

Day 7: Trek to Namrung(2620m/6 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Namrung.

Day 8: Trek to Samagoan(3525m/6 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Samagoan.

Day 9: Day trip to Manaslu Base Camp (4800m/7 hours) or Pungyen Gompa (6/7 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Samagoan.

Day 10: Trek to Samdo (3850m/5 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Samdo.

Day 11: Rest Day in Samdo to explore the village.
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Samdo.

Day 12: Trek to Dharmashala via Larkya Base Camp (4450m/5 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Dharmashala.

Day 13: Trek to Bimthang(3700m/8 hours) passing Larkya La Pass(5150m).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Bimthang.

Day 14: Trek to Tilije(2300m/6 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Tilije.

Day 15: Trek to Tal (1700m/6 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Tal.

Day 16: Trek to Syange(1080m/6 hours).
Overnight at Tea House/Lodge in Syange.

Day 17: Drive to Kathmandu via Besisahar(8 hours).
Eve: Group Farewell dinner in Kathmandu.
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 18: Rest Day in Kathmandu for sightseeing and shopping.
Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu.

Day 19: Breakfast and timely transfer to airport for departure from Kathmandu.