Manaslu Region
Manaslu Circuit Trek Package

Manaslu Circuit Trek Package

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Gorkha, Nepal

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14 Days
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Overview of Manaslu Circuit Trek:

The Manaslu Circuit Trek is a breathtaking journey through Nepal’s Manaslu Conservation Area, offering stunning mountain vistas, diverse landscapes, and a rich cultural experience.

This 14-days Manaslu circuit trek adventure takes you around the Manaslu massif, crossing the dramatic Larkya La Pass at high altitudes. This trek is named one of the most tourist-visit places in Nepal.

Highlights of the Manaslu Circuit Trek:

  • Traverse the Manaslu Circuit: Witness the majestic Manaslu (8,163m), the world’s eighth-highest peak, along with other Himalayan giants like Annapurna II and Himalchuli.
  • Cross the Larkya La Pass: Conquer the dramatic Larkya La Pass (5,100m), offering exhilarating panoramic views and a true sense of accomplishment.
  • Experience Diverse Landscapes: Explore lush valleys, dramatic gorges, serene glacial lakes, and traditional villages rich in Tibetan culture.
  • Enjoy Manaslu Circuit Trekking: Immerse yourself in the beauty of the Himalayas on this well-established trekking experience, trekking route, offering well-maintained trails and comfortable teahouses.

snow covered mountain near lake during daytime

Permits & Preparation Manaslu Circuit Trek:

  • Permits Included: We’ll handle obtaining the essential permits for you, including the trek in the Manaslu Region Restricted Area Permit (RAP) and the Manaslu Conservation Area Project (MCAP) permit. Additionally, the Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (ACAP) is required for the initial part of the trek.
  • Physical Fitness: This trek demands a good level of physical fitness. You’ll be trekking for several hours daily at high altitudes, navigating challenging inclines and uneven terrain. A strong pre-trek training program is highly recommended.

Manaslu Circuit Trek Cost

  • Budget package (group, basic accommodation, limited amenities): US$1300 – US$1600 per person
  • Standard package (group, mid-range accommodation, most meals, guide, porters): US$1600 – US$2200 per person
  • Luxury package (smaller group, superior accommodation, all meals, guide, porters): US$2200 and above per person

Package Options of Manaslu Circuit Trek:

  • Standard Manaslu Circuit Trek: This package includes basic teahouse accommodation, meals, professional guide services, and porters to carry your luggage.
  • Upgraded Manaslu Circuit Trek: Enhance your experience with comfortable lodge stays, improved dining options, and personalized attention from a dedicated guide.
  • Private Jeep: For an alternative to trekking the initial section, consider adding a private jeep transportation option to reach the starting point of the Manaslu Circuit Trek.

Important Considerations:

  • High Altitude: Be prepared for the challenges of trekking at high altitudes. Acclimatization is crucial to avoid altitude sickness. We will ensure a well-paced itinerary to allow for proper acclimatization.
  • Weather Conditions: The weather in the Himalayas can be unpredictable. Be prepared for rain, snow, and strong winds. Proper clothing and gear are essential.

Ready to go on this unforgettable adventure? Contact us today to customize your Manaslu Circuit Trekk cost package.

Manaslu Circuit Trek Package Itinerary


Day 1: Kathmandu to Soti Khola (710 meters)

  • Drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola, the starting point of the Manaslu Circuit Trek.
  • Enjoy scenic views of rural Nepal along the way.
  • Overnight stay in Soti Khola.

Day 2: Soti Khola to Machha Khola (900 meters)

  • Trek from Soti Khola to Machha Khola, following the Budhi Gandaki River.
  • Pass through terraced fields, suspension bridges, and traditional villages.
  • Overnight stay in Machha Khola.

Day 3: Machha Khola to Jagat (1,410 meters)

  • Continue trekking along the Budhi Gandaki River to reach Jagat.
  • Trek through subtropical forests and enjoy views of waterfalls and rock formations.
  • Overnight stay in Jagat.

Day 4: Jagat to Deng (1,800 meters)

  • Trek from Jagat to Deng, ascending through forests and terraced fields.
  • Pass through quaint villages inhabited by Gurung and Tibetan communities.
  • Overnight stay in Deng.

Day 5: Deng to Namrung (2,630 meters)

  • Trek from Deng to Namrung, ascending through forests and crossing suspension bridges.
  • Enter the Manaslu conservation area and enjoy views of Mt. Manaslu and other Himalayan peaks along the way.
  • Overnight stay in Namrung.

Day 6: Namrung to Samagaon (3,530 meters)

  • Continue trekking to Samagaon, a Tibetan village nestled beneath Mt. Manaslu.
  • Explore the village and visit the local monasteries.
  • Overnight stay in Samagaon.

Day 7: Acclimatization Day in Samagaon

  • Rest and acclimatize in Samagaon to prepare for the ascent to higher altitudes.
  • Optional day hike to Birendra Tal or Manaslu Base Camp for acclimatization and exploration.
  • Overnight stay in Samagaon.

Day 8: Samagaon to Samdo (3,860 meters)

  • Trek from Samagaon to Samdo, ascending gradually along the Budhi Gandaki River.
  • Pass through yak pastures and enjoy views of the surrounding peaks.
  • Overnight stay in Samdo.

Day 9: Samdo to Dharamsala (4,460 meters)

  • Continue trekking to Dharamsala, also known as Larkya Phedi.
  • Ascend through rugged terrain and alpine meadows.
  • Overnight stay in Dharamsala.

Day 10: Dharamsala to Larkya La Pass (5,160 meters) to Bimthang (3,720 meters)

  • Early morning ascent to Larkya La Pass, the highest point of the trek.
  • Enjoy panoramic views of the Himalayas from the pass before descending to Bimthang.
  • Descend through rocky moraines and lush forests to reach Bimthang.
  • Overnight stay in Bimthang.

Day 11: Bimthang to Tilije (2,300 meters)

  • Trek from Bimthang to Tilije, descending through rhododendron forests and crossing rivers.
  • Pass through traditional villages and terraced fields.
  • Overnight stay in Tilije.

Day 12: Tilije to Tal (1,700 meters)

  • Continue trekking to Tal, descending through forests and following the Marsyangdi River.
  • Enjoy views of waterfalls and rock formations along the way.
  • Overnight stay in Tal.

Day 13: Tal to Syange (1,080 meters)

  • Trek from Tal to Syange, passing through villages and rice paddies.
  • Descend along the Marsyangdi River valley.
  • Overnight stay in Syange.

Day 14: Syange to Kathmandu

  • Drive from Syange back to Kathmandu.
  • End of the Manaslu Circuit Trek.


Our standard itinerary may change due to unpredictable events like flight delays, weather issues, natural disasters, new government rules, political situations, or health problems. We will adapt the trek accordingly and appreciate your cooperation and flexibility.

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What is Included Manaslu Circuit Trek Package

Accommodation: Accommodation in tea houses or lodges during the trek as per the itinerary.
Meals: Daily meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner) as specified in the itinerary. Meals will be locally sourced and freshly prepared by the tea houses or lodges.
Transportation: Transportation from Kathmandu to the trek starting point and back to Kathmandu via private vehicle or tourist bus.
Professional Guide: An experienced and licensed trekking guide fluent in English (and other languages upon request) to accompany you throughout the trek.
Porter Services: Porter services to carry your main luggage during the trek, allowing you to trek with a lighter day pack.
Permits: Restricted Area permit for the manaslu circuit trek routes Conservation Area and Manaslu Restricted Area Permit required for trekking in the Manaslu region.
Emergency Assistance: Basic first aid kit and emergency evacuation arrangements in case of unforeseen circumstances or altitude sickness.
Sightseeing: Guided sightseeing tour of Kathmandu's cultural heritage sites (if included in the package).

What is Exclude Manaslu Circuit Trek Package

International Flights: International airfare to and from Kathmandu is not included in the package.
Visa Fees: Nepalese visa fees for entry into Nepal.
Travel Insurance: Travel insurance covering medical emergencies, trip cancellations, and evacuation services is not included but highly recommended.
Personal Expenses: Expenses of a personal nature such as beverages, snacks, souvenirs, laundry, and additional meals not included in the itinerary.
Tipping: Tips for guides, porters, and trekking staff are not included but are customary in Nepal and greatly appreciated.
Additional Services: Optional activities, excursions, or extensions not specified in the itinerary are not included.
Medical Expenses: Costs associated with medical treatment, medications, and medical evacuation beyond basic first aid are not included.
Incidentals: Any additional expenses incurred due to unforeseen circumstances such as flight delays, natural disasters, political unrest, or changes in government regulations.

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