AROUND MANASLU ADVENTURE
‘adventure around world’s 8th highest Mt. Manaslu with scenic Larkya-La pass’

Highlights:

“Adventure within world eight highest mountains Mt. Manaslu and range of peaks 
An exclusive adventure on high and scenic Manaslu valley with incredible views
Mt. Manaslu region on the ancient Trans Himalayan Salt Trade Route of Nepal & Tibet 
Located between east of massive Annapurna mountains and West of Ganesh Himal
Explore the ancient Buddhist culture around traditional villages of strong Tibetan origin
Walking into serene alpine forest of tall rhododendron-magnolia-birch-pines and fir tree lines
Crossing of high and scenic Larkya-la pass from Manaslu to reach at Manang areas”

 

Group size:

1-14 people

Max-Altitude:

5,160m/16,924 ft

Destination:

Nepal

Fitness level:

Difficult

Arrival on:

Kathmandu, Nepal

Departure from:

Kathmandu, Nepal

Meals:

Breakfast in Kathmandu and all meals during the trek

Accommodation:

3 star hotel in Kathmandu and guesthouses during trek

 

Introduction:

Xtreme Climbers offers, an exclusive and picturesque journey Around Manaslu Adventure where you will be overwhelmed with its breathtaking panorama of mountains in the shadow of immense Buddhist culture of high Manaslu tribal people of Tibetan origin.

Mt. Manaslu stands at 8,163m and 26,781 ft high which is world’s 8th highest mountain with several satellite peaks Boudha Himal and Himal Chuli all in massive Manaslu Himalaya range, located on Nepal Mid North West Himalaya around remote areas of Gorkha districts.

Mt. Manaslu was first climbed in May 09th 1956 by Japanese team of Toshio Imanishi and Nepalese Gyalzen Norbu Sherpa, early trekkers around the area was explored by H.W. Tilman in mid 1950’s, the area was restricted for foreign travelers till 1990’s due to its close border with Tibet / China.

Manaslu is known as ‘Kutang’ in local language of Tibetan origin located on an old caravan trade route to Tibet.

Now Manaslu area has opened up the doors for your to visit this splendid hidden and high country full of beautiful scenery and culture, where our journey leads from Kathmandu with an overland drive towards mid hills and warm river valley at Arughat and then following the glacial Buri Gandaki River right up to its near source around high Manaslu valley within Sama and Samdo villages of interesting old traditional culture and way of life, as the walk enters into beautiful woodlands and soon fades on reaching a dry and arid mountain-scapes enclosed within Ganesh Himal and Manaslu range of peaks. 

After enjoyable walk and interesting time around villages of Jagat-Dyang-Lo and Sama Gaon and the last village of Samdo, then over scenic Larkya-la pass on the highest point of the adventure and then back into green forested areas reaching the low Manang areas at Dharapani for the drive back to Kathmandu, where this mesmerizing and wonderful Around Manaslu Adventure completes.

Day 1 Arrival day in Kathmandu 1160m; Cordial welcome in the airport and transfer to your hotel.Airports pick up and Kathmandu Hotel with breakfast is included

Day 2 Kathmandu Valley Tour and Preparing for the Trip

Day sightseeing and Kathmandu Hotel with breakfast is included

Day 3 Drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola via Arughat

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 4 Trek to Machha Khola 730m, 7 hours Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 5 Trek to Jagat 1370m 7 hrs Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

6 Trek to Deng (1830m) 7 hrs Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 7 Trek to Namrung (2540 m) 7 hrs Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 8 Trek to Lho (3180m) 4 to 5 hrs Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 9 Trek to Sama Gaon(3390m)- 4 hrs

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 10 Day Exploration in Sama Gaun.

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 11 Trek to Samdo (3800mm) 3-4 hrs Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 12 Trek to Larkya La Phedi 4460m

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 13 Trek to to Larkya Pass (5100m) and to Bhimtang (3720 m) 8-9 hrs

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 14 Trek to Tilje (2300m) 5-6 hrs Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 15 Trek to Tal (1700m) 7-8 hours Trek

Mountain Accommodation with Full board of meals (breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) is included

Day 16 Trek to Syange- 4X4 drive to Kathmandu (1350m)- 8 hours’ drive

Kathmandu Hotel  with breakfast is included

Cost and payment details

The cost is depending on group size, affected due to the requirement of number of guides and porters, requisite of Hotel in Kathmandu, method of land/air transport. The itinerary is changeable and modifiable as per needs and time frame of trekkers. Cost will be re calculated if the itinerary is changed or modified. Additional activities may be added as per trekkers request with appropriate additional cost. For Total Tour cost EMAIL US, we will send you within 24 hours as your requirements.

 

What is Included:

  • Airport pick up upon arrival
  • Farewell dinner in one of the finest restaurants that serves Nepalese cuisine
  • Standard accommodation at ‘Hotel Blue Horizon’ while in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Road transfer from Kathmandu to Arughat on private vehicle
  • Tea house/Lodge and camping accommodations during the trek (comfortable and clean)
  • All meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) during the trekking period
  • One Trekking guide (Experienced, Fluent English Speaking, Gov. Licensed, first aid and eco trained)and their entire expenses, equipment and insurance
  • Entire cost and all the trekking equipments for porters (one porter for each two member in a group)
  • Trekking permit/TIMS Card
  • All Government and local taxes payable
  • Trekking map and adventure certificate
  • Group medical kit box (Diamox & other first aid medicine)
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company
  • Road transfer from Syange to Kathmandu on private vehicle
  • Final departure transfer

What is Not Included:

  • Nepalese visa fee and documentation
  • International flight to Kathmandu and return ticket to your home country
  • Entrance fee for Historical monuments places
  • Your other meals at Kathmandu except for the welcome and farewell dinner
  • Entire cost of beverages, mineral water and other alcoholic as well as non alcoholic drinks during the trek
  • Travel insurance (must includes helicopter evacuation and trip Cancellation charges)
  • Tips for the guide(s) and porter(s)
  • Any item that is not included on the Trip Includes list are not covered