Manaslu Tsum Valley Trekking is an undoubtedly an ideal option for everyone who loves to explore something different and something uniquely great. The journey starts from Arunghat and the trail climbs uphill above the Budhigandaki River on the paths clinging precariously to the hillsides. Moving ahead to the north, the trail leads to beautiful alpine meadows and small Tibetan village on the edge of Manaslu. The trail then passes through the village paths decorated with Buddhist Mani stones, prayer wheels and floating prayer flags, finally leading to Samagaon, the largest village of this region. This place offers an incredible view of Mt. Manaslu when seen gives a feel of serene and peace to mind, body, and soul.
Tsum valley is the unexplored and right place to trek for those hikers who looking for less touristic and unspoiled cultures. Tsum means vivid against the majestic backdrop of the Sringi Hmanl, Boudha Ranges, and Ganesh Himal, this serene Himalayan valley is rich in religion, culture and ancient arts. Tsum valley is said that the Buddhist Siant Milarepa had Meditated in the caves of their mountains. Tsum valley is the home of Mu Gompa, historic monasteries, and including Rachen Gompa.
The trials along the trekking route give an impeccable feeling as the surrounding itself is so calm and soothing. Then heading towards the west crossing comes a classic pass, Larkya La situated at an altitude of 5135 m. from where one gets an opportunity to immerse oneself in the panoramic views of the snow-capped Himalayas including Himlung, Manaslu, Annapurna, and Ganesh. One should come and join this trekking adventure with us to know a perfect beauty lies here. The unique blend of nature is totally minded captivating. This recently opened area has a lot to offer every visitor.
In total 23 days from Kathmandu, but if you want to customize the trek check Tsum Valley or Just Manaslu Circuit or email Rugged Trails Nepal tour expert.
Is Manaslu Larkya La Pass trek difficult?
Larkya La Pass, not that extremely difficult like mentioned in Lonely Planet, all is about to acclimatization. On this trek there will be acclimatization days but yeah you have to be physically fit.
Again it's not like which is mention Lonely Planet and another book now there are nice lodges/tea houses and you can order food from the menu.
Some trekkers often buy an extra permit for a ghost Trekker and then go along with a guide but according to the rules, you must trek as a group at least 2 and accompanied by a government registered guide. Government registered trekking company only can issue Manaslu trekking permit.
March to May and mid-September to mid-December is the best time.
What about group trek price for Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek?
We offer groups price and above 10 people 1 pax will free, and get the best offer from Rugged Trails Nepal.
Is it possible to customize the Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek Itinerary?
Yes, it's possible but if you have previous hiking experiences above 3500 M.