Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek

  • Trip duration 16 Days
  • Trip GradeModerate
  • All Inclusive Price USD (Per Person)

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 it's 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: Early in the morning drive to Arughat (608 M/1,994ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 02: Trek from Arughat to Liding (884 M/2,900ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 03: Trek from Liding to Machha Khola (869 M/2,951ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 04: Trek from Machha Khola to Doban (1,070 M/3,510ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 05: Trek from Doban to Philim (1,570 M/1,870ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 06: Trek from Philim to Chumling (2,386 M/7,828ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 07: Trek from Chumling to Chekemparo (3,031 M/9,944ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 08: Trek from Chhekamparo to Nile (3361 M)/Chule (3,347 M/10,980ft) via visit Milarepa Cave (3,260 M/10,695ft) on the way, 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 09: Trek from Nile to Mu Gompa (3,700 M/12,139ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 10: Hike to Kalung (4,180 M/13,713ft) and back to Rachen Gomba (3,240 M/10,692ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 11: Trek from Rachen Gomba to Chumling (2,386 M/7,808ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 12: Trek from Chumling to Jagat (1,340 M/4,396ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 13: Trek from Jagat to Khorla Besi (970 M/3,182ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 14: Trek from Khorla Besi to Soti Khola (700 M/2,296ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 15: Trek from Soti Khola to Arughat (608 M/1,994ft), 4-5 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 16: Trek from Arughat to Kathmandu (1,350 M/4,489ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B).

Cost Includes:

  • Private transportation: Airport-Hotel-Airport,
  • Kathmandu Hotel accommodations (Bed & Breakfast Basis),
  • Bus Kathmandu-Arughat-Kathmandu (Yourself & staffs),
  • Restricated Area Permit: Manaslu & Tsum Valley,
  • Manaslu Conservation Area Entry Permit,
  • TIMS Permit (Trekker's Information Management System),
  • Teahouse (Lodge) accommodation during the trek,
  • Tent (recommended to carry),
  • Three meals everyday while on the trek: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner,
  • Experienced English speaking government license holder mountain trekking guide(s),
  • Experienced & strong mountain trekking porter(s),
  • All program according to itineraries on full board,
  • 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,
  • 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 01Early in the morning drive to Arughat (608 M/1,994ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 02Trek from Arughat to Liding (884 M/2,900ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 03Trek from Liding to Machha Khola (869 M/2,951ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 04Trek from Machha Khola to Doban (1,070 M/3,510ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 05 Trek from Doban to Philim (1,570 M/1,870ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 06Trek from Philim to Chumling (2,386 M/7,828ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 07Trek from Chumling to Chekemparo (3,031 M/9,944ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 08Trek from Chhekamparo to Nile (3361 M)/Chule (3,347 M/10,980ft) via visit Milarepa Cave (3,260 M/10,695ft) on the way, 6-7 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 09Trek from Nile to Mu Gompa (3,700 M/12,139ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 10Hike to Kalung (4,180 M/13,713ft) and back to Rachen Gomba (3,240 M/10,692ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 11Trek from Rachen Gomba to Chumling (2,386 M/7,808ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 12 Trek from Chumling to Jagat (1,340 M/4,396ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 13 Trek from Jagat to Khorla Besi (970 M/3,182ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 14Trek from Khorla Besi to Soti Khola (700 M/2,296ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 15 Trek from Soti Khola to Arughat (608 M/1,994ft), 4-5 hrs, (Lodging + B-L-D),
  • Day 16 Trek from Arughat to Kathmandu (1,350 M/4,489ft), 5-6 hrs, (Lodging + B).

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.
  • Necessary documents to book this trip (Passport’s Copy, Photographs, Insurance copy & Advance payment).

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