Hearing Manaslu Circuit Trek is just WOW!. Rugged Trails Nepal short trek to Manaslu circuit is a customized trip plan which starts from Kathmandu and ends at Kathmandu. Trekking through the ancient salt trading route from Tibet to Nepal. Manaslu circuit is not just an average trek like others Annapurna Base camp, Ghorepani, Langtang.
Why Manaslu is not an average trek? Well, it used to be an off the beaten trails but still, we can call off the beaten path trail. There are limited tea houses trails are tricky and in some places, rocks will be falling. Writing in this day mentally you need to challenge with various things such as food, amenities, tea houses.
Some people say Manaslu circuit is best alternative trekking routes but seriously every trekking routes in Nepal has its own characters. Some normal treks like Dhampus, Ghorepani kind of short treks can be compared each other but Not the Annapurna Circuit and Manaslu.
Ok, let’s talk about short Manaslu Circuit Trek. Pictures and Videos speaks a lot than the words but still in words Landscapes are domination, Experince Tibetan Cultures, Majestic Manaslu (eighth highest peak in the world), and the Larkya La Pass at 5153 M. Waterfalls and rivers are beautiful on this trail if you are a nature lover. Not only the Manaslu peak but other Mountain peaks such as Ganesh, Lamjung ranges, Tibetan peaks are other highlights of this trek.
Spring season is another attraction of this trek with beautiful rhododendron flowers. Naturally beautiful Manaslu is restricted area and must join with the Government authorized Trekking companies. The Trekking trails of Manaslu meets with the Annapurna Circuit after crossing Larkya La pass. Check our videos and follow us Facebook, Instagram for recent pictures.
The tea houses are decent with normal beds and common bathrooms. Things are improving so if you are ready to challenge the off the beaten paths to Manaslu Circuit write us. Rugged Trails Nepal arrange all the trekking permits and necessary permits for this trek with an experienced guide.
How does the short Manaslu Trek itinerary looks like? Check below and for details, itinerary write to us. Namaste.
Day 01: Kathmandu to Arughat drive & trek to Soti Khola Distance: 6-7 hours drive, 2-3 hrs trek
Day 02: Soti Khola to Machha Khola (1001 meters) Distance: 5-6 hours trek
Day 03: Machha Khola to Jagat (1410m), Distance: 5-6 hours trek
Day 04: Jagat to Deng (2600m) Distance: 6-7 hours trek
Day 05: Deng to Namrung (2540m) Distance: 5-6 hours trek
Day 06: Namrung to Samagaun (3500m) Distance: 6-7 hours trek
Day 07: Samagaun to Dharmashala (4460m) Distance: 5-6 hours trek
Day 08: Dharamshala to Bimthang via Larkey La Pass (5213m) Distance: 7-8 hours trek
Day 09: Bumthang to Dharapani Distance: 6-7 hours trek
Day 10: Dharapani to Besisahar to Kathmandu by Jeep. Distance: 8-9 hours jeep or bus