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Manaslu Circuit Trekking

Start from US$ 1429 1143 Group Discount

No. of people Price Per Person
0 - 1 1310 USD
2 - 3 1143 USD
4 - 5 1122 USD
6 - 7 1107 USD
8 - 9 1073 USD
10 + 1039 USD
  • 18 Days
  • Moderate to Strenuous
  • 2 - 3 People

Destination: Nepal

Meals: Breakfast+Lunch+Dinner

Transportation: Private / Public Vehicle

Accommodation: Teahouse+Hotel

Max. Altitude: 5,160m

Activities: Trekking, Cultural Tour

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Manaslu Circuit Trekking is a substitute general adored trekking goal in Manaslu region. Its "untouched" trademark paradise trekking in Nepal and set on the outskirt between Nepal and Xizang, it completely was formally opened as voyage walking trip for holidaymaker in 1992. Manaslu Circuit Trekking is one in each of the constrained trekking track in Manaslu Region, needs interesting trekking permits. Manaslu Circuit trek offers the right combination of rich social legacy, unexcelled degree pleasant heavenliness, and furthermore the interesting Tibetan social order with its wealthy mountain natural different qualities. Manaslu at 8153m is that the eighth generally astonishing peak inside the planet and named Manaslu intimates that "The Spirit- Mountain" inside the nearby anxiety, concerning the huge hearted robust god, that withstands inside. Manaslu Larkya Pass trek is one in each of the foremost charming undertakings, furnished that you'd wish to example each extremes of the trekking adroitness in Nepal, and legitimately need to examine what all the joy then look no additional than the Manaslu Circuit through Larkya La Pass. While not instrumentality of climbing you may furnish to convergence this Larkya La Pass 5160m, it’s verifiably testing excursion requiring splendid incredible condition and stamina however from the most surprising of Larkya La Pass. Manaslu Circuit trek is truly an uncommon differing to the Annapurna Circuit.

Trekking in Manaslu Circuit, you have got chance to examine bona fide Nepalese life and experience by a couple of Buddhist "MONKS" peculiar blessed houses and merged with the viewpoints of Tibetan great nation against stark white the Himalaya all shows it as an especially non regular place. On track of Manaslu Circuit trek, we tend to continue walking additional you'll visit dreadfully past religious home "Samagompa" at Samagaou.  Here by,  you recompensed with fantastic mountains sees then we tend to slide from lifted to tropical regions, perilous with plants, bamboos, pine woodlands, waterfalls colorful shrub forest and water  blue fresh lakes bound with cotton- white shores. This trek supply Himalchuli 7893m, Ganesa Himal 7319m, Shringi Himal 7187m and Manaslu Himal 8153m and all that anyone could need completely assorted greenery.

Wonderful drive from capital of Nepal to Arughat, then your Manaslu circuit trek begins and lead you the way continues bank of Budhigandaki stream, through the agreeable trademark wretchedness and gave you the power feeling of coming into a secret Buddhist universe of shelters as we can be seen and utilizing various Buddhist points of interest on the route and likewise Brobdingnagianmani dividers and colorful supplication to God pennants, alarmingly past religious home, haven and Cherton and scene comes to be even an incredible arrangement of astonishing as we tend to climb into lifted atmosphere on the system to the Larkya La Pass 5160m. Once having an entire excursion encompassing, the way takes you afresh on the Annapurna classic trekking tracks to Besisahar.If you have more time in Nepal you may do some side trip in Manaslu. There are several side trips at Manaslu Circuit trail; a day hike Kalo Tal (Kalchhuman Lake) from Prok Village, Visit Phung Gyen Gumba from Shayla and Tibet border at Ruila Pass (4,998m) from Samdo village are incredible places to visit.

Basically to organize Manaslu Circuit Restricted Area Trekking you need minimum two people in a group. But as we are local trekking Company from Gorkha, we are glad to organize solo trip also by join permit with group and you can do as private trek. Trekkers like to complete Manaslu Larkya La Pass in short time; it is great news for them due to road construction further Machhakhola. But it is not good news for trekkers who like to follow the Manaslu Trekking traditional trail. Are you wondering about Manaslu Circuit Trekking Trail after road building? If so, for solution of the road, the new trekking route has developed as Manaslu Circuit alternative trail. At the first day of trek walk from Arughat to  Manbu (700m), day second Manbu to Yarsa (1877m) or Kashigaun (1800m),  and third day Kashigaun to Kerauja (2074m) and on fourth day join main trail of Manaslu at Dobhan. Nepal Mother house offers you every element you need during the trekking journey. We believe in providing Excellency to our clients so we welcome you all to join us for the great holiday.

Trip Highlights

  • Recently open Restricted Area Trek in Nepal through the beautiful landscape.
  • Unique Cultural, rarely flora and fauna and Religious believer’s with Mountains vista.
  • Cross through the Larkya Pass at elevation of 5,160 meters.
  • Nearby Tibet border; language of here and tradition is similar of Tibetan.
  • An amazing view including world 8th highest Mt. Manaslu (8,163m) and other so on. 
  • 7 to 8 hours Scenic drive Kathmandu to Arughat Bazaar by bus or private vehicles.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:Arrival at Kathmandu.

Day 02:Trekking preparation and permit paper work day.

Day 03:Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat Bazaar (535m) -8 to 9 Hours

Day 04:Trek Arughat to Soti Khola (720m) -6 to 7 Hours

Day 05:Trek Soti Khola to Machha Khola (930m) -6 to 7 Hours

Day 06:Trek Machha Khola to Doban (1,070m) -6 to7 Hours

Day 07:Trek Doban to Philim (1,570 m) -5 to 6 Hours

Day 08:Trek Philim to Deng (1865m) - 4 to 5 Hours

Day 09:Trek Dang to Ghap (2165m) - 4 to 5 Hours

Day 10:Trek Ghap to Lho (3180m) – 5 to 6 Hours

Day 11:Trek Lho to Sama Gaon (Ro) (3525m) - 5 to 6 Hours

Day 12:Explore day in Sama Gaon for acclimatization

Day 13:Trek Sama Gaun to Samdo (3850m) - 4 to 5 Hours

Day 14:Trek Samdo to Dharamsala (Larkya Phedi) (4460m) - 4 to 5 Hours

Day 15:Trek Dharmashala to via Larkya La (4930m) to Bimtang (3590m) - 7 to 8 Hours

Day 16:Trek Bimtang to Tilje (2300m) - 7 to 8 Hours

Day 17:Trek Tilje to Dharapani (1930m) – 1 ½ to 2 hours and drive to Besi Sahar (825m) - 2 to 3 hours, Again Drive back to Kathmandu - 5 to 6 Hours

Day 18:Your own destination.

Alternative Itinerary

Cost Include

  • Free Airport picks up and drops all transportation (airport to Hotel to airport).
  • Star level 3 nights’ Accommodation in Kathmandu twin bed sharing with BB Plan.
  • Necessary paperwork and Trekking permit fee for [I] MCAP (Manaslu Conservation Area Project) Trekking, [II] ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area Project) permits, [III] Manaslu Restricted Area Trekking Permit [IV] TIMS Card (Trekkers Information Management System).
  • All ground Transport for group (Kathmandu to Arughat/Sotikhola local bus & Besisahar/Dharapani to KTM / Pokhara by Micro /Local bus.
  • Trekking equipments (worm down jackets, sleeping bag & Duffle Bag) during the trekking if needed.
  • Nepal Mother House T-shirt /Cap and Appreciation Card of Trip.
  • Three times meals (breakfast, Lunch, Dinner), tea coffee in a cup each meal during trek.
  • Soft & comfort private accommodation Entire Mountain twin bed sharing with share toilet.
  • English speaking friendly a Guide (Government license holder) his/her food, accommodation, transportation, salary, equipment.
  • A porter (between every 2 person basic) carries max.20-25 kg. Plus their food, accommodation, wage, insurance, all transportation.
  • Guide & porters insurance for their happy journey.
  • A Trekking Map of Manaslu Trip for a Group.
  • Supplementary snacks (cookies, fresh fruits) on the Trek.
  • One Sherpa (assistance guide) if group size more than 6 people. Plus their food, accommodation, wage, insurance and equipments.
  • First Aid medical kit during trip & welcome and fare well program.
  • Tourist service charge, vat, Governments Tax and official expanse if necessary.

Cost Exclude

  • All kind of beverage including mineral water, Chocolate, Cookies, desert, Phone calls, laundry, hot shower during Trek.
  • Your travel Insurance and evacuation (compulsory) & meals at Kathmandu..
  • If incase, flight cancel and charter helicopter or plane.
  • Tipping for Guide & porter, donation for school or monastery.
  • Personal expenses like Shopping, souvenirs or gift, personal mountaineering gears.
  • Optional trips and sightseeing if extend.
  • International airfare, airport departure tax and Visa fee.
  • Things which not mention above our services.
  • Visa fee, you obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu.

Trip Note

If you do not need porter for the trip, the trekking cost will be reducing from the original price. Nepal Mother House gives you some clue to make less cost for the Solo traveler also. Please contact us in our email for more details with your requirements. 

If you wish to stay longer, we can offer plenty of suggestions: Bungee Jumping, mountain biking in the Kathmandu valley, white water Rafting, Jeep Flyer, Paragliding, Rock climbing, Jungle Safari tour, Skydiving, Mt. Everest view flight, Bhaktapur and Patan Durbar square, the Kathmandu valley's other historic cities Sightseeing, or a night at the Fort Hotel in Nagarkot for a bit of luxury and some worth able sunset and sunrise mountain panoramas. We help to arrange any of these excursions for you. Namaste and see you during your next trip to the Nepal Himalayas!

Day 01 : Arrival at Kathmandu.Upon arrival at international airport, our waiting support team will meet and greet you at the airport assist and transfer to the Hotel.

Day 02 : Trekking preparation and permit paper work day. Trekking preparation and permit organize day. Please, check your insurance details and have a copy of your travel medical insurance policy with you.

Day 03 : Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat Bazaar (535m) -8 to 9 Hours Our Guide and Potter come to in your hotel at 6:00 am. Then we are heading to Arughat, by bus or Land cruiser (depending on group size) scenic drive. While passing ridge of Kathmandu Valley, you catch a glimpse of Annapurna, Manaslu, Ganesh Himal and Langtang Himal magnificent view and terraces and green hills. After Dhading Bisi or Gorkha Bazaar the road is tricky because of the grubby road. To get in Arughat through the Gorkha Bazaar or Dhading Besi depends on your time and choice. The village of Arughat is in two parts, on opposite sides of the Buri Gandaki. Arughat Bazaar is large, clean and prosperous with hotels and shops selling cloth, food and hardware. Stay overnight at Tea House or Tented camp.

Day 04 : Trek Arughat to Soti Khola (720m) -6 to 7 Hours After having breakfast, we trek to Soti Khola following banding Bdhigandaki river bank. Along the way we enjoy splendid views of Shringri Himal and local live hood. The trail goes through the Gurung and Magar villages, past fields and cascading waterfalls, till we reach Soti Khola. We set up camp on the banks of the Soti Khola (river) or stay in Tea house.

Day 05 : Trek Soti Khola to Machha Khola (930m) -6 to 7 Hours Today our trek from Soti Khola to Machha khola (Fish River) goes through the rice field and exploring people live hood. Machha khola is a village, which is situated above a stream with the same name of Budahigandaki. We camp for the night by a wide campsite or find some tea house.

Day 06 : Trek Machha Khola to Doban (1,070m) -6 to7 Hours After hot breakfast, journey leads us to ascend on a rugged rocky trail. Then we climb up and down ravines and notched trees. Several water falls on both side of the Budhi Gandaki River and hundred species of Birds in the forest makes our trip enjoyable. Liding, Machhakhola, Jagat and Philim provide the unique hospitality with culture and religion. During this trekking the narrow valley shaping by Budhi Gandaki provides the magnificent vistas of Ganesh Himal, Shringi Himal and Himal Chuli, as we continue up to the large Gurung village and fields of corn and millet. There are several good campsites and we set up camp surrounded by alder, blue pine and poplar trees or stay at the tea house.

Day 07 : Trek Doban to Philim (1,570 m) -5 to 6 HoursThe trekking leads today, on a high beautiful trail through a narrow dramatic gorge section with towering walls, past a thundering waterfall just above us and cross the suspension bridge, ascend gradually along a wide hillside. After trekking through dense forest the small village of Deng, lower Nubri region called Kutang, where the people are ethnically pure Tibetans. We have views of Lumbo Himal as well as Lapuchen and Dwijen Himals. We camp nearby village, and get fresh greens from owns the land. It starts to feel like a piece of old Tibet at last.

Day 08 : Trek Philim to Deng (1865m) - 4 to 5 HoursIf weather is clear, you can see beautiful mountains view and amazing Bhudhigandaki Valley view below Philim. After breakfast, your day trip starts through a small settlement Ekle Bhatti. In thirty unites you will get in wonderful waterfall before junction of Tsum Valley and Manaslu Circuit main trail. Done be confuse for trail; the right trail goes heading for Tsum valley but for the Manaslu you need to drop down to cross the bridge and continue follow the river bank with narrow gorges. Probably you will have meals at Nayak or Pewa. Today you need cross three times same river Bhudhigandaki. Again the trail follows the river bank and finally gets in Dang for overnight stay.

Day 09 : Trek Dang to Ghap (2165m) - 4 to 5 Hours Another five hours day for today, is like similar length of yesterdays. The trail goes through the valley with across the bridge twice switchback steeply up to the small, poor village of Rana, after more climbing through lovely woods of pine and we reach Bihi Phedi, views of Kutang Himal and start to see Mani stones, sign of the tiny Tibetan footholds mark in the high Himalayan places. Some trekkers heading to Tsum Valley from Rana Village is blocked between Lokpa to Chumling. Eventually we reach Ghap, where we set up camp wonderful village.

Day 10 : Trek Ghap to Lho (3180m) – 5 to 6 HoursToday is a wonderful trekking day; through dense forest crossing Budhi Gandaki wooden bridge, ascent gently up to Tibetan-run lodge Namrung, views of mountains. Then the trail goes to extensive pastures land to the ancient Lihi village and flowing down the Lidanda Glaciers reach the picturesque Tibetan village of Sho at 3000. On the way to Lho, the spectacular views of Ngadi Chuli and Manaslu itself; is quite an impressive afternoon. We set up camp in Lho, sprawling village decorated with many prayer flags, in the yard of a small lodge and Gomba. Sunset and sunrise from the campsite are wonderful.

Day 11 : Trek Lho to Sama Gaon (Ro) (3525m) - 5 to 6 HoursAfter breakfast the trail leads us from new Gomba and then ascends to the idyllic Tibetan settlement of Shayla with amazing mountain panoramas. Dzongka Dzong (fortress) at the border of Tibet, a few days walk from Sama Gaon, as late as the 1940's until it was taken over by Gorkhas in the late 19th century. Later, make shelter by Tibetan guerrillas, it was closed for the treks until 1992.Take the afternoon to hike up to the old Gomba settlement above town, and to wander the streets of the fascinating Sama Gaon village.

Day 12 : Explore day in Sama Gaon for acclimatization We have a rest day in Sama Gaon to explore the village and Gombas; a little piece of old Tibet. This is also an extra day in case anyone is having trouble acclimatizing. A great excursion is a hike towards Manalsu Base Camp and Birendra Lake where we'll have stunning views of the lake, glacier and valley. Another option is a hike up to Pung Gyen Gompa, at 3870 meters, explore around unique natural beauty.

Day 13 : Trek Sama Gaun to Samdo (3850m) - 4 to 5 Hours After having breakfast, the trail leads us breathtaking mountains scenery and blue sheep territory, grazing nearby on the barren hill-sides. Perhaps, this will be one of the best trekking days on whole trip, regarding the view and walking. After 3 to 4 hours walking you will get in Samdo, where more than four teahouse for your accommodation. Still Samdo is best for view and cultural activities. If you have still energy then you may hike up to the view point about 1 ½ to 2 hours. This is best for the acclimatization as well.

Day 14 : Trek Samdo to Dharamsala (Larkya Phedi) (4460m) - 4 to 5 Hours The trail leads us to the old trade route towards Tibet, cross a bridge, and climb through the trade markets of Larkya bazaar. After about three hours of climbing past glaciers, with increasingly overwhelming panoramas, we come to the campsite at Dharamsala, the high camp for the Larkya La pass, where we have lunch surrounded breathtaking mountains scenery and blue sheep territory, grazing nearby on the barren hill-sides. You'll really feel the altitude and the cold here, so enjoy a more leisurely afternoon and keep warm. We'll have an early dinner in preparation for our pass crossing tomorrow...

Day 15 : Trek Dharmashala to via Larkya La (4930m) to Bimtang (3590m) - 7 to 8 Hours After very morning breakfast, the trail goes to North side of the Larkya Glaciers where we have views of Cho Danda and then of Larkya Peak. Then walking about four hours we will get on the top of the Larkya La (4930m), view of wonderful panoramic mountains; Himlung Himal (7126meter), Cheo Himal (6820meters), Gyagi Kung, Kang Kuru (6981meters) and the Annapurna II (7937meters) equally stunning from both sides. The descent is steep, through moraines, towards Bhimtang. After praing the God and yelling 'Ki ki so so lha gyalo' (may the Gods be victorious), get ready drop often slippery trail following the glacial moraine finally to the Bimphedi/Bhimtang, where 'Three Sisters Hotel' , is the evening clouds gather and turn pink behind the surrounding peaks. It's all worthwhile now.

Day 16 : Trek Bimtang to Tilje (2300m) - 7 to 8 Hours The trail descents along the fig tree and rhododendron fortes, through the rocky river-bed and sliding hill-sides to several small green villages. Eventually, after long but very scenic day, we reach the large village of Tilje, inhabitants of mix of Manangis (of Tibetan descent) and Chettris (Hindus), so have a unique architecture and culture, and eat mix foods - Dal Bhat, buckwheat Dhido, Tsampa and Tibetan salt-tea. We will stay overnight at tea house.

Day 17 : Trek Tilje to Dharapani (1930m) – 1 ½ to 2 hours and drive to Besi Sahar (825m) - 2 to 3 hours, Again Drive back to Kathmandu - 5 to 6 Hours It's an easy trekking day following the Dudh Khola through bamboo forests about 1½ to 2 hours walk down, we see ahead marks of ACAP (Annapurna Conservation Area Project) board at Dharapani. Now we are in Annapurna Circuit Trekking main trail, an atmospheric Tibetan village with prayer flags fluttering at the gomba in Thongje. From Dhrapani, the road has been building; you may drive from here to Besisahar by jeep or bus. Again Drive back to Kathmandu.

Day 18 : Your own destination. In this pleasant day you may have full day at leisure either relax at hotel or explore the around Thamel. Today is day of ending your journey, so we would like offer you farewell dinner in Nepali typical Restaurant and hand over you Trip Certificate, Trekking Permit and TIMS Card for memory of Nepal trip. Today is free or last minute shopping for souvenirs or gift to your family, friends or relatives for you until departure flight/drive. Our assist will be transfer to the International Airport for your departure flight to your onwards destination, taking with you the memory of a life time.


Except fixed departure date, we have every day departure according to your requirements.

Departure Date and Price

Start Date End Date Status Cost  
19 November, 2018 06 December, 2018 Available USD 1143
23 November, 2018 10 December, 2018 Limited USD 1143
27 November, 2018 14 December, 2018 Guaranteed USD 1143
29 November, 2018 16 December, 2018 Available USD 1143
02 December, 2018 19 December, 2018 Available USD 1143
04 December, 2018 21 December, 2018 Available USD 1143
06 December, 2018 23 December, 2018 Available USD 1143
10 December, 2018 27 December, 2018 Limited USD 1143
14 December, 2018 31 December, 2018 Available USD 1143
18 December, 2018 04 January, 2019 Available USD 1143
20 December, 2018 06 January, 2019 Available USD 1143
24 December, 2018 10 January, 2019 Available USD 1143
28 December, 2018 14 January, 2019 Guaranteed USD 1143
30 December, 2018 16 January, 2019 Guaranteed USD 1143
01 January, 2019 18 January, 2019 Available USD 1143
12 January, 2019 29 January, 2019 Available USD 1143
22 January, 2019 08 February, 2019 Limited USD 1143
31 January, 2019 17 February, 2019 Available USD 1143
05 February, 2019 22 February, 2019 Available USD 1143
15 February, 2019 04 March, 2019 Available USD 1143
18 February, 2019 07 March, 2019 Available USD 1143
23 February, 2019 12 March, 2019 Available USD 1143
26 February, 2019 15 March, 2019 Guaranteed USD 1143
02 March, 2019 19 March, 2019 Available USD 1143
05 March, 2019 22 March, 2019 Available USD 1143
07 March, 2019 24 March, 2019 Available USD 1143
11 March, 2019 28 March, 2019 Guaranteed USD 1143
15 March, 2019 01 April, 2019 Limited USD 1143
19 March, 2019 05 April, 2019 Available USD 1143
21 March, 2019 07 April, 2019 Available USD 1143
25 March, 2019 11 April, 2019 Available USD 1143
29 March, 2019 15 April, 2019 Available USD 1143
02 April, 2019 19 April, 2019 Available USD 1143
04 April, 2019 21 April, 2019 Available USD 1143
08 April, 2019 25 April, 2019 Guaranteed USD 1143
16 April, 2019 03 May, 2019 Available USD 1143
22 April, 2019 09 May, 2019 Available USD 1143
30 April, 2019 17 May, 2019 Available USD 1143

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  • When entering a house, somebody's kitchen, temple or monastery take off your shoes.
  • As a woman you should always be dressed avoiding provocation, so keep shoulders and legs covered.
  • It is very polite to give and accept with your right hand, and even more so when you use your left hand for supporting the elbow of your right hand.
  • When in doubt how to behave in certain situations; keep a low profile, do not shout and keep your dignity.
  • It is better not to touch offerings or persons when they are on way to shrines.
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