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Manaslu, Nepal, 17 Day Guided Trek

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Join certified guide Himal on an unforgettable 17 day trek around the gorgeous and enormous Mount Manaslu in the Himalayas of Nepal.

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Himalaya

17 Days

Jan, Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct, Nov, Dec

Fit

Intermediate


Description

Definitely one of the most impressive mountains in the Himalayas of Nepal, Manaslu (8,156m) is an absolute wonder.

Throughout this 17 day trekking adventure, I would like to guide you through the beautiful area where Manaslu and other spectacular peaks stand tall. A few examples of the other great mountains you will be able to see during this trip include Himalchuli (7,893m) and Nagdi Chuli (7,879m).

More than the mountains, this trek will allow you to immerse yourself in the fascinating and wonderful culture of the local people. The population of the area are predominantly Gurung, a wonderful group of people who are direct descendants of Tibetan immigration. We will be stopping in different places every day of this trip. Thus giving you a great opportunity to explore somewhere new. Some of the places we will be stopping include Jagat, Deng, Ghap, Sama Goun, Samdo, Dharapani and many more. You will also get to spend a few days exploring the city and valley of Kathmandu.

Over the course of the trek, we will be venturing progressively higher and higher, but there will be rest days. Hence giving you a chance to get properly acclimatized. However, we will be hiking from 4 to 8 hours per day. As a result, participants should be in good physical condition.

The area around Manaslu is mesmerizing. From the mammoth peaks looming above, to the lovely people you will get to meet, to the sensational landscape you will see during the hikes, this will be a trip you will never forget. So send me a request and let me guide you on a great adventure.

I also lead an 18 day trek that will take you from Kathmandu to Lukla to Everest base camp to Gokyo and back.

Prices per person

Group of 1

USD 1200 Each

Want a different number of travellers?

Price includes

- Guiding fee

- Accommodation included

- Transport during the trip

- Permit and entrance fees

- Group porters

- Breakfast

- Lunch

- Dinner

Price details

Along with the guiding fee, the price also includes airport pick-up and drop off, 3 nights accommodation in a B and B in Kathmandu, accommodation in lodges during the trek, meals, porters, local transportation, Manaslu area and annapurna permits, first aid kit. however, the price does not include international airfare, drinks, insurance, and gratuities.


Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu

After you land in Kathmandu, you will be picked up and transported to the Thamel area of the city. You will spend the night in a hotel.

Day 2: Kathmandu valley sightseeing tour day

Day 3: Soti Khola (750m)

We will take a 7-8 hour bus ride to Arughat and then a jeep to Soti Khola. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 4: Machha Khola (890m)

We will trek for approximately 6 hours to Machha Khola. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 5: Jagat (1,350m)

Today we will trek for approximately 6-7 hours to Jagat. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 6: Deng (1,960m)

We will trek for approximately 6 hours to Deng. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 7: Ghap (2,380m)

We will trek for approximately 5-6 hours to Ghap. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 8: Namrung (2,700m)

Today we will trek for approximately 4-5 hours to Namrung. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 9: Sama Goun (3,360m)

We will trek for approximately 5 hours to Sama Goun. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 10: Rest day for acclimatization

Day 11: Samdo (3,780m)

We will trek for approximately 3-4 hours to Samdo. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 12: Larkya rest house (Dharmasala)(4,200m)

Today we will trek for approximately 5 hours to the Larkya rest house (Dharmasala), where we will spend the night.

Day 13: Bimtang (2,200m)

We will trek for approximately 8-9 hours to Bimtang via the Larke pass (5,135m). We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 14: Dharapani (1,992m)

We will trek for approximately 7 hours to Dharapani. We will spend the night in a lodge.

Day 15: Rest day in Dharapani

Day 16: Kathmandu

Drive back to Besisahar by jeep and then bus back to Kathmandu, where you will spend the night in a B and B hotel.

Day 17: Departure home

We will transport you to the Kathmandu international airport where you can catch your flight home.

 

Details

Accommodation

3 nights in a B and B in Kathmandu, lodges during the trek.

More info

Participants should bring the following items with them on this trek: trekking boots, warm socks, gaiters, loose casual trekking pants, thermal leggings, waterproof trousers, thermal shirt, various t-shirts and long shirts, fleece jacket, down jacket, windproof jacket, wool or fleece hat, sleeping bag, one liter water bottle, toilet items, towel, and a camera.

Meeting point

Kathmandu international airport.

About the guide


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