Manaslu Circuit Trek Highlights
- Off-the-beat route
- Dramatic Larkya-La Pass at 5106 m
- Mt. Manaslu (8163m)- the eighth-highest mountain in the world
- Buddhist and Tibetan culture at its best
- Remote villages with beautiful monasteries, gompas, and mani walls.
- Stunning views of multiple peaks, glaciers, waterfalls, etc.
Manaslu Circuit Trek Itinerary
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300 m/4,264 ft.) and transfer to hotel.
Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing tour around World Heritage sites and trek preparation.
Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat (670 m/2,198 ft.) and towards Soti Khola (710 m/2,330 ft.) 135km, 8-9 hrs drive.
Day 04: Trek from Soti Khola to Machha Khola (890 m/2,920 ft.)14km, 6-7 hrs.
Day 05: Trek from Machha Khola to Dobhan (1,000 m/3,280 ft.) 11km, 6-7 hrs.
Day 06: Trek from Dobhan to Philim (1,590 m/5,216 ft.) 10km, 6-7 hrs.
Day 07: Trek from Philim to Deng (1,804 m/5,917 ft.) 10km, 6-7 hrs.
Day 08: Trek from Deng to Namrung (2,660 m/8,725 ft.) 12km, 6-7 hrs.
Day 09: Trek from Narmung to Lho (3,180 m/10,430 ft.) 4km, 3-4hrs.
Day 10:Trek from Lho to Sama Gaon (3,530 m/11,578 ft.) 8km, 5-6 hrs.
Day 11: Acclimatization and exploration day at Sama Gaon. Explore#birendra Tal or#pungyen Gompa or#manaslu Base Camp 4800m/15748ft4-5 hrs.
Day 12: Trek from#samagaon to Samdo (3,860 m/12,660 ft.) 8km, 3-4 hrs.
Day 13: Trek from Samdo to Larkya Phedi/Dharmasala (4,460 m/14,628 ft.) 7km, 3-5 hrs.
Day 14: Trek from Dharmasala to Bimthang (3,720 m/12,201 ft.) via#larkya La pass (5,160 m/16,930 ft.) 12km, 7-9 hrs.
Day 15: Trek from Bimthang to Gho (2,515 m/8,250 ft.)12km, 5-6 hrs.
Day 16: Trek from Gho to Dharapani (1,920 m/6,300 ft.) 8km, 3-4 hrs.
Day 17: Trek from Dharapani to Beshi Sahar (760 m/2,495 ft.) and drive to Kathmandu (1,300 m/4,264 ft.) 190km 7-8 hrs drive.
Day 18: Final departure.