Manaslu Expedition

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Trip Details

Start/End: Kathmandu to Kathmandu

Duration: 40 days

Difficulty: Challenging

Maximum Elevation: 8,163m/26,781ft (Summit of Mt. Manaslu)

Best Time: March - May

Accommodation: Teahouse/Camping

Manaslu is one of the renowned mountains in the world. Many foreigner enthusiasts climb very curiously. This expedition is culturally fascinating and geographically spectacular. The inhabitants of the lower parts of the area are Gurungs, Magars, and Tamangs, and in the upper part of the Manaslu area are Bhotias, who migrated to Nepal from Tibet within the early 16th century. 

Trip Itinerary

Day 01 : Arrival in Kathamdu, pick up at the airport and transfer to hotel.

Day 02 : Official Procedure in Kathmandu

Day 03 : Official Procedure, Briefing in Ministry of Tourism, preparation for upcoming adventure

Day 04 : Drive to Soti Khola overnight stay

Day 05 : Trek Soti Khola to Machha Khola(900m/2,952ft)

Day 06 : Trek Maccha Khola to Jagat(1410m/4625ft)

Day 07 : Trek Jagat to Deng(1,804m/5,118ft)

Day 08 : Trek Deng to Namrung(2630m/8,628ft)

Day 08 : Trek Namrung to Samagaon(3530m/11,581ft)

Day 09 : Rest andd Acclimatization day at Samagaon

Day 10 : Trek from Sama Gaun to Manaslu Basecamp(4,700m/15,419ft)

Day 11 - 32 : Climbing Period of Mt. Manaslu(8,163m/26,781ft)

Day 33 : Trek from Manaslu Base Camp to Samagaon

Day 34 : Trek Samagaon to Namrung

Day 35 : Trek Namrung to Machha Khola

Day 36 : Trek Machha Khola to Sotikhola

Day 37 : Drive back to Kathmandu

Day 38 : Free day in Kathmandu

Day 40 : Final departure, transfer to international airport

Trip Info

Highlights of Manaslu Expedition

  • Summit the 8th highest peak in the world Mt. Manaslu at an elevation of 8163 meters
  • Dig into the rich cultural heritage and biological diversity including rushing streams, glacial valleys, and eye-appealing watercourses of the Manaslu region
  • Cross the most dramatic pass of the Himalayas - Larkya La Pass
  • Trek through historic monasteries, chortens, and the most naive settlements
  • Walk along the ridge of the Budhi Gandaki rivers and lush landscapes of the Manaslu region
  • Sightseeing of the UNESCO-listed world heritage sites in the valley