Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the most adventurous and a little less crowded trekking trails in Nepal. It is not a very popular route compared to the Everest Base Camp Trek and the Annapurna Base Camp Trek. But this Manaslu trekking route is getting more popular with adventure lovers these days. The venture starts from Kathmandu to Machhi Khola to the Larke La pass (5,160 m) and returns Kathmandu via Besi Sahar. The Manaslu Circuit Trek route is packed with stunning landscapes and mountain scenery. We have designed the best Manaslu Circuit Trek Package for 2024 that allows trekkers to appreciate the grandeur of the Himalayas.
Rejuvenate your soul and escape in the western Himalayas with us on our Manaslu Circuit Trek for 16 days. You experience off-the-beaten trekking trails and witness excellent views of towering Mount Manaslu during the trek.
The Manaslu Circuit Trek route winds through terraced fields and rice paddies to beautiful villages and lush rhododendron forests. You share the trails with yak caravans and follow the ancient trade route to Tibet. As the elevation rises, the trekking route gets barren and rocky. You meet with locals and get to see their remote lifestyle while trekking. The locals of the Manaslu region have similar cultures and practices to Tibetans.
The acclimatization day at Sama Gaun lets you hike to Pungyen Gompa (3,980 m) and Manaslu Base Camp (4,800 m). Likewise, you cross the challenging high pass, Larke La, and join the lower part of the Annapurna Circuit Trek. You come across a wide range of flora and fauna while trekking to Manaslu Conservation Area.
The outline of what you can expect on Manaslu Circuit Trekking
- Less crowded and adventurous off-beat trekking route
- Explores the Manaslu Conservation Area, a restricted area in Nepal.
- Trek around the eighth-highest mountain in the world, Mt. Manaslu.
- Witness excellent mountain panoramas and diverse landscapes.
- The perfect trek for travelers with previous trekking experience looking to take on a challenging venture
- Trekking through lush rhododendron forests, reach the alpine zone.
- The trail passes by villages and temporary settlement areas, crossing wood and suspension bridges.
- Explore the ancient Pungyen Gompa and Manaslu Base Camp.
- Cross the challenging Larkya La pass.
Views to witness on Trek to Manaslu Circuit Route
The Manaslu Circuit Trek route traverses around Mount Manalsu, the eighth-highest mountain in the world. The trek offers stunning views of snow-capped mountains, including Mount Manaslu (8,163 m) with its spectacular other surrounding mountains.
You get to see fantastic views of pastures and meadows. Likewise, waterfalls and green hills at the lower part of the trail make the views even more tempting. The remote and small settlement villages, monasteries, and incredible landscapes are the features to see on the trek.
How difficulty is Manaslu Circuit Trekking?
Manaslu Circuit Trekking is one of the most challenging treks in Nepal. So, it is considered a moderate-to-strenuous difficulty level. This is an off-beat and remote trek. The terrain is very rugged and steep. Likewise, the isolation of the region has made the availability of tourist infrastructure along the way inadequate compared to other famous treks.
You cross a high pass, Larke, and walk 6 to 7 hours every day. The trail crosses suspension bridges and streams. Likewise, the high altitude also makes the trek even more difficult for many trekkers.
How to get our bodies ready for the Manaslu Circuit Trek
The best preparation for Manaslu Circuit Trekking is doing activities that help build up your stamina and endurance. For instance, regular exercise at home, long-distance walking, running, hiking, swimming, cycling, etc. Similarly, you can also go to the gym to get more strength and stamina for walking off the beaten trail, Manaslu.
Why choose NGT for Manaslu Circuit Trek Package 2024?
Nepal Gateway Trekking (NGT) is a local-based trekking agency in Nepal. We have an expert and professional team for planning and operating the trips in Nepal for our valued customers. We have a very experienced and knowledgeable guide team who are able to enhance you on cultures, religions, and surrounding areas. They are government license holders, english speaking and friendly too. We have other language speaking guides too.
Our 16 days Manaslu Circuit Trek is a well-balanced trip to explore the high mountains and local cultures. We have researched very well and made the best balanced itinerary for the Manaslu Circuit Trek, including acclimatization days. The itinerary lets you gain elevation as needed and provide a good rest at the camp.
We have offered the best price for Manaslu Circuit Trekking for 2024. The package covers accommodations in Kathmandu, sightseeing tour to heritage sites, and Manaslu special permits. The transportation costs, guide and support crews, and your three meals are covered too. We understand the value of clients’ satisfaction, so we always commit to top-notch services.
Join our 16-Day Mount Manaslu Circuit Trek Package 2024 for a lifetime memory.