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Climbing Mount Manaslu in the Nepalese Himalayas

Mt Manaslu, Himalayas expedition
Mt Manaslu, Himalayas from below

Join a 35-day expedition to one of the eight highest mountains in the world: Mount Manaslu at 8,156 meters with Jyamchangan, IFMGA mountain guide.



35 Days

Sep, Oct




Mount Manaslu is located 8,156m above sea level in the Nepalese Himalayas, surrounded by a breathtaking scenery. This is an amazing opportunity to train for climbing the Everest. Join me for this incredible expedition!

As one of the eight highest mountains in the world, “Manaslu” means “mountain of the spirit“. The first ascent of this peak was in 1952 by a Japanese expedition, hence considering it the “Japanese mountain”.

The Nepalese Himalayas are perfect to appreciate the flora and fauna in their natural habitat, which are protected by the Manaslu Conservation Area. This region is home to several endangered animals such as snow leopards, red pandas and birds. During this 35-day program, if we are lucky, we’ll be able to see some of its 33 species of mammals.

As for the ascent to the summit of Mount Manaslu, we’ll be climbing with a enthusiastic and motivated sherpa team, formed by strong local people that we’ll help us along the way.

This expedition is highly recommended for climbers that have already made successful attempts at 6,000 and 7,000-meter peaks, and those that have experience in mixed exposed terrain. A good physical level is also mandatory.

If you have a fierce determination and a burning desire to climb this mountain, this is the trip for you. Send your request! I’d love to be your guide in this incredible adventure.

Price includes

- Accommodation included

- Guiding fee

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

- Transportation start and back

- Permit and entrance fees

- Group porters

- Mountain guide expenses

- Camping equipment tents

- Camping equipment cooking utensils

Price details


Porters or yak porter-Kathmandu to Base camp & Base camp to Kathmandu

Equipment allowance, daily allowance for Liaison officer, climbing guides, expedition crew

Insurance for Nepalese expedition crew (Climbing Sherpa guide, cook, assistant cook, porters, etc.)

Local transportation in Kathmandu (airport-hotel-airport)

Oxygen mask and regulator for each client and guide

Walkie-talkie & satellite phone permit

Climbing food, gas & stove above base camp

Garbage deposit

Group climbing equipment- high tent, high food, rope, snow bar, ice screw, etc.

Bonus for Sherpa guide (Load ferry bonus to High camp)

Each climbing Sherpa guide they will get 2 bottle Oxygen for the climbing period and each client gets 3 bottles oxygen with mask and regulator.

The Sherpa guides are well trained from NMA (Nepal mountaineering Association) and strong. And the Mt. Manaslu Summiter.

Solar panel/generator with accessories at base camp for power supply and recharging purpose

Office service charge


Personal equipment for mountaineering & trekking

Personal & medical insurance climbing policy, emergency rescue evacuation by helicopter.

Visa & visa extension fees

Bar bills & beverages

Summit bonus U$1000 for Sherpa/guides cost for Manaslu Expedition


Day 1: Arrival In Kathmandu

Transfer to the hotel

Day 2: Rest day

In Kathmandu

Day 3: Drive to Besishar

We will be arranging for porters as well.

Day 4: Trek to Dharapani (1,963m)

Day 5: Trek to Goa (2,515m)

Day 6: Trek to Bhimthang (3,590m)

Day 7: Trek to Samdo (3,875)

via Larke pass

Day 8: Trek to Samagaun (3,520m)

Day 9: Rest day

At Samagaun.

Day 10: Trek to Manaslu Base Camp (4,700m)

Day 11 to 35: Climbing Period Mt Manaslu



What are the prerequisites for joining the Mount Manaslu expedition?

This expedition is recommended for climbers who have successfully attempted 6,000 and 7,000-meter peaks and have experience in mixed exposed terrain. A good physical fitness level is also mandatory.

How long is the Mount Manaslu expedition?

This expedition lasts for 35 days total

Is Mount Manaslu a good training ground for climbing Everest?

Climbing Mount Manaslu offers an amazing opportunity to train for Everest due to its high altitude, challenging terrain, and the skills required for the ascent.

What kind of preparation is needed for the Manaslu expedition?

You should have a high level of physical fitness and prior experience with high-altitude climbs. It is also essential to be prepared for mixed exposed terrain.

What equipment is required for the expedition?

A detailed equipment list will be provided upon registration, including essential climbing gear and personal items suitable for high-altitude conditions.

What is the best time of year to climb Mount Manaslu?

The climbing season for Mount Manaslu typically runs from September to October, which offers the best weather conditions for the ascent.

About the guide

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Jyamchang & Guides' Team



Mountain Guide

Hi! I'm Jyamchang, IFMGA/NNMGA certified mountain guide. I work together with a team of certified and professional mountain and trekking guides. If I'm not available to guide you, one of my colleagues will take great care of you.

I come from the East part of Nepal, between Makalu (8,470m) and Kangchenjunga (8,586m). I am IFMGA/UIAGM fully certified since 2009.

I have 20+ experience of climbing in the Himalaya. I’ve climbed Mt Everest (7 times), Mt Cho Oyu in Tibet (2 times), Mt Ama Dablam (8 times), Baruntse (2 times), Island peak (15 times), Lobuche (10 times), Pokhalde (10 times), Mera peak (10 times), Mehera peak (5 times), Chulu far east (3 times), Mt Shishapangma until camp 3, Manaslu until 7200m, and Chulu West, Lhakpa ri and other another few more times.

I also have extensive experience of climbing in Europe: France, Italy, UK and Norway (where I work for three months during the summer as a glacier guide).
I'm also a technical mountain rescue coordinator for the 8000's.

It will be my pleasure to guide you through your journey whether for trekking, peak climbing or any mountaineering expedition. Get in touch and let's discuss about the purpose of your trip.


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What people are saying about Jyamchang & Guides' Team



Jyamchang and his team are really kind and skilled. We went rock climbing together and I had a really nice day!


Really nice company very good logistic and well organized with a really professional and friendly UIAGM mountain guide. Super thankful to high Himalayan climbing expedition pvt.ltda. for the first successfully alpine climb expedition to Ama Dablam in this autumn 2018, cheers mate!


This company made my trip to Nepal and Himalaya to a great and memorable journey! The guide is professional, friendly and everything was well organized. I went to Himalayan Alpine Mountaineering course who is a great way to experience both trekking and climbing in Himalaya.


Jyamchang is very experienced. He travels safe and is a wonderful person to be around.


Professional, competent and friendly guide who always takes great care of the clients. We were a group trekking and climbing during 21 days in the Everest region with the company. We were a group of friends who all knew the guide on beforehand, and knew how good he is at his work. We were very pleased with the experience we had. I can recommend the company for everyone who wants a great experience in the Himalayas.

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