Manaslu Circuit Trek Via Annapurna Base camp

  • Trip duration 36 Days
  • Trip GradeModerate
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Trip Overview:

The Manaslu region offers many trekking options. This trek starts from Arughat Bazaar and ends in Besisahar, the starting point of the Annapurna Circuit Trek. The trek Lead us an ancient salt–trading route along the steep sided Budhi Gandaki River. From Deng, the slopes of ravines ease and views of snow peaks start appearing from Ligaon. Further from Lhogaon, an impressive view of Manaslu, with its double peak, appears described as "a soaring monarch with a double-edged summit towering above fields of barley.

This trail follows the pine-forested Syala village, which has the backdrop of many horseshoe-shaped peaks, and reaches the village of Samagaon at the foot of Manaslu. There is a Buddhist monastery at Samagaon, where monks and nuns reside. After half a day’s trek from Samagaon, the village of Samdo is reached. Samdo is the highest village in the Budhi Gandaki valley and is inhabited by Bhotias. This village commands a view of the valley and Pang Phuchi village with a backdrop of the Tibetan border. Further trekking leads along a major secondary valley to the Larkha La. Along this route, Cheo Himal, Himlung Himal and Kang Guru are seen, along with occasional views of the Annapurna massif. From here, the meadowland of Bimtang (Bimdakhoti) is reached, from where Manaslu is clearly visible.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat (6,08M/1,994ft), 7-8 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 02: Trek from Arught to Lapubesi (8,80M/2,887ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 03: Trek from Lapubesi to Dovan (1,070M/3,510ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 04: Trek from Dovan to Jagat (1,370M/4,494ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 05: Trek from Jagat to Nyak Phedi (2,340M/7,677ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 06: Trek from Nyak Phedi to Ghap (2,400M/7,874ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 07: Trek from Ghap to Lho-Gaun (3,020M/9,908ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 08: Trek from Lo-Gaun to Sama Gaun (3,390M/11,122ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 09: Acclimatize, rest and exploring day around Samo Gaun (3,390M/11,122ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 10: Trek from Sama Gaun to Samdo (3,690M/12,106ft), 4hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 11: Trek from Samdo to Dharmashala via Larke Pass Base Camp (4,460M/14,632ft), 3-4hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 12: Trek from Dharmashala (Base Camp) to Bimthang (3,590M/11,778ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 13: Trek from Bhumthang to Tilje (2,300M/7,545ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 14: Trek from Tilje to Bagarchap (2,160M/7,086ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 15: Trek from Bagarchap to Chame (2,160M/7,086ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 16: Trek from Chame to Pisang (3,100M/10,170ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 17: Trek from Pisang to Manang (3,440M/11,286ft), 4-5 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 18: Acclimatization, rest and exploring day around Manang (3,440M/11,286ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 19: Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4,350M/14,271ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 20: Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4,420M/14,501ft), 4-5 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 21: Early morning start the trek from Throng Phedi all way to Muktinath (3,800M/12,467ft) via Throng- La pass (5416M/17769ft), 7-8 hours, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 22: Trek from Muktinath to Marpha (2,670M/8,759ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 23: Trek from Marpha to Ghasa (2,013M/6,604ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 24: Trek from Ghasa to Tatopani (1,189M/3,900ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 25: Trek from Tatopani to Ghorepani (2,850M/9,350ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 26: Early morning hike up to Poon Hill (3,210M/1,0531ft) back Ghorepani (2860M/9383ft) and trek to Tadapani (2630M/8628ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 27: Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong (2,170M/7,119ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 28: Trek from Chhomrong to Himalayan Hotel (2,929M/9,609ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 29: Trek from Himalayan Hotel to Macchepucchre Base Camp (3,700M/12,139ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 30: Trek from Macchepucchre Base Camp to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130M/13,549ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 31: Exploring day around Annapurna Base Camp (4,130M/13,549ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 32: Trek back from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2,310M/7,578ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 33: Trek from Bamboo to Jhinu Dada/Hot Spring (1,780M/5,839ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 34: Trek from Jhinu Dada to Pothana (1,890M/6,200ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 35: Trek from Pothana to Phedi (1,130M/3,707ft), 3-4 hrs and drive back to Pokhara (850M/2,789ft), 1 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 36: Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1,350M/4,429ft), 7-8 hrs or 25 minutes flight back to Kathmandu is also possible. (Lodging + B-L),

Cost Includes:

  • Airport-Hotel-Airport via private transportation,
  • Kathmandu & Pokhara accommodations (B & B Basis),
  • Bus Kathmandu-Arughat (Yourself & staffs),
  • Private transportation Phedi-Pokhara (Yourself & staffs),
  • Manaslu & Annapurna Conservaion Area Entry Permits,
  • Special Manaslu region entry permit,
  • TIMS (Trekker's Information Management System) permit,
  • Teahouse (Lodge) accommodation during the trek,
  • Three meals everyday while on the trek: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner,
  • Experienced English speaking government license holder mountain trekking guide,
  • Experienced & strong mountain trekking porter(s),
  • All program according to itineraries on full board services,
  • Wages, food, transportation, accommodation, equipments, insurance and other facilities to staffs during the trek,
  • Farewell dinner at typical Nepali cultural restaurant,
  • All kind of rescue arrangements,
  • All kind of local and government TAX-VAT etc.

 

Cost Excludes:

  •  Meals (Lunch & Dinner) whilst in Kathmandu & Pokhara,
  • Your Travel-Trekking insurance,
  • International airfare,
  • Tips for trekking staff and driver (Tipping is expected),
  • All kind of alcoholic,
  • Personal shopping, laundry, trekking equipments etc.
  • Nepal Entry Visa fee,
  • Cost raised by cancellation, landslide, weather, political unrest, illness which are not under our control,
  • Any others expanses which are not mentioned price include section etc.

 

Detail Itineraries

  • Day 01Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat (6,08M/1,994ft), 7-8 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 02Trek from Arught to Lapubesi (8,80M/2,887ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 03Trek from Lapubesi to Dovan (1,070M/3,510ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 04Trek from Dovan to Jagat (1,370M/4,494ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 05Trek from Jagat to Nyak Phedi (2,340M/7,677ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 06Trek from Nyak Phedi to Ghap (2,400M/7,874ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 07Trek from Ghap to Lho-Gaun (3,020M/9,908ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 08Trek from Lo-Gaun to Sama Gaun (3,390M/11,122ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 09Acclimatize, rest and exploring day around Samo Gaun (3,390M/11,122ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 10Trek from Sama Gaun to Samdo (3,690M/12,106ft), 4hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 11Trek from Samdo to Dharmashala via Larke Pass Base Camp (4,460M/14,632ft), 3-4hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 12Trek from Dharmashala (Base Camp) to Bimthang (3,590M/11,778ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 13Trek from Bhumthang to Tilje (2,300M/7,545ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 14Trek from Tilje to Bagarchap (2,160M/7,086ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 15Trek from Bagarchap to Chame (2,160M/7,086ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 16Trek from Chame to Pisang (3,100M/10,170ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 17Trek from Pisang to Manang (3,440M/11,286ft), 4-5 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 18Acclimatization, rest and exploring day around Manang (3,440M/11,286ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 19Trek from Manang to Yak Kharka (4,350M/14,271ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 20Trek from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4,420M/14,501ft), 4-5 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 21Early morning start the trek from Throng Phedi all way to Muktinath (3,800M/12,467ft) via Throng- La pass (5416M/17769ft), 7-8 hours, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 22Trek from Muktinath to Marpha (2,670M/8,759ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 23Trek from Marpha to Ghasa (2,013M/6,604ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 24Trek from Ghasa to Tatopani (1,189M/3,900ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 25Trek from Tatopani to Ghorepani (2,850M/9,350ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 26Early morning hike up to Poon Hill (3,210M/1,0531ft) back Ghorepani (2860M/9383ft) and trek to Tadapani (2630M/8628ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 27Trek from Tadapani to Chhomrong (2,170M/7,119ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 28Trek from Chhomrong to Himalayan Hotel (2,929M/9,609ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 29Trek from Himalayan Hotel to Macchepucchre Base Camp (3,700M/12,139ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 30Trek from Macchepucchre Base Camp to Annapurna Base Camp (4,130M/13,549ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 31Exploring day around Annapurna Base Camp (4,130M/13,549ft), (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 32Trek back from Annapurna Base Camp to Bamboo (2,310M/7,578ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 33Trek from Bamboo to Jhinu Dada/Hot Spring (1,780M/5,839ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 34Trek from Jhinu Dada to Pothana (1,890M/6,200ft), 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 35Trek from Pothana to Phedi (1,130M/3,707ft), 3-4 hrs and drive back to Pokhara (850M/2,789ft), 1 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 36Drive from Pokhara to Kathmandu (1,350M/4,429ft), 7-8 hrs or 25 minutes flight back to Kathmandu is also possible. (Lodging + B-L),

Trip Note

  • The departure schedule can be changed on any unavoidable circumstances such as weather hazards, festivals, natural changes of walking track, road slides, avalanches, public strikes etc.
  • Price subjected to change if there are more than 2 people in a group.
  • We have got other additional programs like: Mt. Flight, Bungee jumping, Paragliding, Helicopter tour, Film shooting, Rock climbing, Ultra light, Sightseeing, Jungle safari etc. We can include you these programs on your recent trip on your request.

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