Manaslu Base Camp trek is a fascinating route, which includes visiting the three peaks of Manaslu, known as “Japanese Peak”. Manaslu Base Camp trekking Of the Challenging treks in Manaslu Region. Mt. Manaslu 8163m is best known Himal for trekking, hiking, difficult walking and expedition which is also consider as Adventurous Sport. It is a well-known and well loved but rarely visited trekking area. Manaslu Base Camp trekking, can be started from two three places, but simply the Manaslu trekking starts and ends from Sotikhola Bazar to Budhi Gandaki passing through huge extremely steep valleys to the contrasting world of Sama, up to the Manaslu Base Camp 4800m and descending down to same way back to can be made circuit to Marsyangdi Khola after corssing another Challening Larke La 5213m Pass. So Manaslu trekking area is taken as a Classical trek as well as Adventurous Treks too. Manaslu – means the “mountain of soul”, is one of the imminent geographical charismas dominating the historical kingdom of Gorkha. A conical shaped snow capped mountain of height 8,163m above the sea level is the major attraction of this trekking package. Locally Manaslu is known as Pungen Ri whose embodiment is worshiped in a Gompa couple of hundred meter above the village of Sama Goan.
Mt. Manaslu Base Camp treks offers rich culture, adventure, scenic beauty and rudimental rural civilization that represents ancient Tibetan lifestyle. Due to the newly opened route, this trek encircling the entire Manaslu massif, offers a chance to comprehensively explore the full range of Nepal’s natural and cultural diversity.
Satyamtours offers you 18 days Manaslu Base Camp Trekking with focusing your holiday. Satyamtours always believes in providing excellent service by our professional staffs with a tailor-made trip for you with popular route map and trekking itinerary as well as cost detail. We, Satyamtours look forward to guide you the popular Tsum Valley and Manaslu Base Camp Trekking in Nepal for a life time memory.
DAY 1: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)
Our representative will pick you up at the international airport and drive you to the hotel. After then you will take a meandering evening walk with your guide through Kathmandu’s heritage sites, and get acquainted with one another over dinner together.
DAY 2: Drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola 750 m 6-7 Hrs
Follow the river Budhi Gandaki toward its point of origin. We pass the village of Morder and Simre to reach Arkhat river. After Arkhat we ascend slowly toward Kyoropani. Camp today near the confluence of Seti river – an ideal place to take a fresh water bath.
DAY 3: Trek from Soti Khola to Machha Khola 890 m 6-7 Hrs
The trail descends slowly until you climb again to mountain ridge to Almara. Pass the forest trail to arrive at Riden Gaon. The valley here cuts into another side of the river to enter Budhi Gandaki. At Lambesi, the trail follows down to the sandy river bed of Budhi Gandaki. Camp tonight at Machha river.
DAY 4: Trek from Machha Khola to Jagat 1350 m 6-7 Hrs
Cross Machha river and head upstream along the river’s edge. After crossing Khola besi, there is a hot spring called “Tatopani”. The trail follows forested area after this toward Doban. Below Doban, there is a huge rapid at Budhi Gandaki. As the elevation increases, the rapids and the scenery undergoes a complete trasformation. At Jagat, there is a police check-post where your trekking permit will be checked.
DAY 5: Trek from Jagat to Pewa or Deng (1860 m)
Descend to the riverbed again. After crossing the river, ascend to a terraced hill of Saguleri. Sringi Himal (7177 m.) can be seen from here. At Ghatte river, cross the river Budhi Gandaki to continue toward Sirish Gaon. Gandaki valley narrows from herewith soaring precipitous walls.
DAY 6: Trek from Pewa/Ghap to Lho (3180 m)
DAY 7: Trek from Lho to Sama village.
Trek from Lho Village to Sama Gaun (3780m),which takes about seven hours and over night in the camp. Rest day at Sama Village for acclimatization.
DAY 8: Sama Village Excursion.
Rest day at Sama Village for acclimatization.
DAY 9: Trek from Sama Village to Manaslu Base Camp (4800m)
Early in the morning, we follow trail through forest before steep ascent to a slope and to a moraine. There is magnificent view of glacier, a turquoise lake and wonderful mountains from all angles. Trekking to Manaslu Base Camp takes approximately 4-5 hours.
DAY 10: Trek from Base camp to Sama village
Descending back to Samagaon takes around 2-3 hrs. From Base Camp there is shorter trekking trail to Pungyen Gompa and icy lake, Birendra Tal. Walking through forest area before you reach ridge and grassy plateau. Here you will explore a gompa which was destroyed by the flood in 1953. Continue the trail to get to icy water of Birendra Tal which is situated at base of the glacier, and if you’re brave enough take a dip into the lake. Return to Sama village (Gaun).
DAY 11: Trek from Sama (Gaun) to Namrung (2630 m)
DAY 12: Trek from Namrung to Philim village.(1570 m)
DAY 13: Trek from Philim to Machhakhola (859 m)
DAY 14: Trek from Machhakhola to Soti Khola.
DAY 15: Drive from Soti Khola to Pokhara.
DAY 16: Relax
DAY 17: Fly to Kathmandu. Shopping, Dinner in Typical Nepali Restaurant.
DAY 18: International Departure.
- 3 hygienic veg. meals a day
- Nice and cosy accommodation
- 3 times tea, coffee or milk a day
- All flight and bus tickets
- Experienced trip leader
- Sleeping bag and medical kit
- All permit, visa and entry fees.
- Alcohol, Cigarettes and other personal expenses
- Emergency evacuation
- All others not mentioned in Include Section
- Personal belongings (i.e.camera, water bottle, extra money, sunscreen, sunglasses, sunhat, hiking shorts/ synthetic T-shirt etc).
- Hiking boots, sports shoe/ trainers, 3/4 woolen socks ,2pairs liners socks, 1 pairs gloves, warm hat, 1 Day back pack and duffel bag for your clothing.
- Warm layers, down or synthetic jackets, fleece, hiking pants, thermals.
- Comprehensive list will be provided after you book the trip.
- Most of the items can be bought or hired in Kathmandu.