Manaslu circuit trek with Annapurna trek

Activity Manaslu circuit trek with Annapurna trek

Lowest Altitute 606 m

Highest Altitute 5416 m

Diffuculty Moderate

Duration 20 Days

Best Season March-May, September-November

Cost $ 525 / Person

Group size 2 to 50

Manaslu circuit trek, less crowded trekking route combining with Annapurna trek, renowned trekking route provides chance to cross Larkya la pass on Manaslu region and world highest pass Thorong la pass on Annapurna region perceiving epic scenery of breathtaking snowy mountains, terraced fields, green meadows, cascading waterfalls, thundering bridges above deep gorges makes trekking memorable.  

 

Manaslu trek with Annapurna circuit trek takes you to the dream destination which offers wilderness of Manaslu conservation area at first part of trek combined with well facilitated accommodation of Annapurna trek on second part of trek. The trek to restricted and unbeaten region begins from Arughat following the trail which most part runs alongside of Budi Gandaki river and lined by colorful houses, green terrace fields offering exuberant sensation of melodious sound generated from the collision of raging rapids on rocks of river. During the entire trek that leads you to dry Tibetan zone from sub-tropical forest ignites your joy with eye-catching natural setting that changes each and every moments of trek. Finally, trek concludes on Jomsom; of Annapurna region granting moment to perceive Thakali culture which is showcased by the local people of Jomsom through their culture, lifestyle, tradition and hospitality.

Itinerary Overview

Day One: Arrival

You will be warmly welcomed by our representative at Tribhuvan International airport and transferred to the hotel by private vehicle.


Day Two: Kathmandu to Soti Khola

We depart Kathmandu following downhill curves of Prithvi Highway on the first part of the day and head towards Soti Khola for overnight stay.


Day Three: Soti Khola to Macchi Khola

We begin our trek from Soti Khola following the flat trail along Budhi Gandaki river coast perceiving a breathtaking glimpse of green hills, pretty waterfall. We pass numerous villages and cross Sal, Chilaune and other vegetation forests on our way to Macchi Khola.


Day Four: Macchi Khola to Jagat (Enter Restricted Area)

We head to Khola Besi crossing Machha khola walking on narrow trail through a hot water spring commonly known as TatoPani. We pass the first Cantilever Bridge of Nepal and numerios suspension bridges, beautiful waterfalls wandering on trail lining on coast of Budhi Gandaki river on our way to Jagat from Machhakhola.


Day Five: Jagat to Deng

We climb rocky ridge up to Salleri then move down to Sirdibas. Then, pass through pine, rhododendron forest walking on flat leveled and easy path to arrive at Deng; beautiful village renowned for food like potatoes, buck, wheat and many more.


Day Six: Deng to Namrung

We proceed our journey crossing Budhi Gandaki river to climb uphill path that passes waterfall, stream till we reach Shringi Khola then finally we arrive at Ghap; beautiful village residing on Tibetan areas.

We cross Budhi Gandaki river to enter into alpine territory for fabulous mountain views then we climb upward till we reach Namrung.


Day Seven: Namrung to Lho Gaun 

 We follow flat steadily uphill trail that passes Tibetan village Sho from Namrung to find ourselves at Lho Gaun for overnight stay with a beautiful and mesmerizing view of Mount Manasulu for the first time during your trek.


Day Eight: Lho Gaun to Samagaon

We head to Samagaon with eye catching glimpse of peak 29 following the path that runs right bank of the river.


Day Nine: Visit around Samagaun and Trek to Punging Gumba or Manasalu Base Camp

Rest day at Samagaon; beautiful and tranquil village surrounded mountains, for acclimatization. We visit a beautiful Lake called Birendra taal and Punging Gumba or Manasulu Base Camp as per your desire.


Day Ten: Samagaun to Samdo

We leave Samagaon climbing gently uphill path that passes windy valley to arrive at Samdo located on alpine zone near the Tibetan border for overnight stay. If the Physical condition is all well we can also climb samdo peak.


Day Eleven: Samdo to Dharmasala

We follow gently upward serpentine trail crossing wooden bridge over Budhi Gandaki river towards Dharmasala residing on Larkya la Phedi. We stay overnight in Dharmasala with the view of the mountain larke Peak and the backside of Manasalu.


Day Twelve: Dharmasala to Larkela Pass to Bhimthan (End of Restricted Area)

We gradually ascend Larkya la pass trekking on the rocky trail then walk steep downhill crossing pass through rock and ice trail, to arrive at Bimthang for overnight stay. Sometimes, we have to wait for another day to cross pass due to heavy snowing.


Day Thirteen: Bhimthan to Darapani

We head our journey to Tilche leaving Bhimthan on downhill trail that runs amidst pine and rhododendron forest till we reach Dudh koshi river and finally arrives at Tilche through Goa. We cross Karche la pass climbing upward trail through terraced fields then walk down up to Marshyandi river.  Finally, we cross Marshyandi river to land at Annapurna circuit trek to mingle with many other trekkers and stay overnight at Dharapani


Day Fourteen: Dharapani to Chame

We leave Dharapani following the rough, rocky uphill trail and move ahead wandering on path midst of forest to reach Chame for the excellent vision of Annapurna second and stay overnight enjoying natural hot spring.


Day Fifteen: Chame to Upper Pisang

At continue our journey climbing uphill passing through apple orchard, fir, pine forest then we follow the path to Bratang; military station for troops in past. We walk along the trail that runs via steep and narrow valley to find ourselves on large and beautiful village Pisang.


Day Sixteen: Pisang to Manang through Upper Pisang

We move from Pisang to Manang passing through Upper Pisang crossing Geru with the breathtaking vision of Mt. Annapurna, Pisang peak as well as giving a sensational experience of standing horizontally front of stunning snow peaks bathed in golden sunlight. We have a chance to explore Barge monastery; the biggest monastery in Manang district.


Day Seventeen: Manang to Ledtar through Yakkharka 

We leave Manang through the path with a view of Mount Annapurna 3 we move towards Ledtar.


Day Eighteen: Ledtar to High Camp

We leave Ledtar climbing uphill at the beginning then trek down to Marsyandi crossing wooden bridge. We reach ThorongPhedi for short rest before climbing the steep hill for almost an hour on vertically zigzag path to reach High Camp.


Day Nineteen: High Camp to Muktinath passing Thorong la pass

We move from High Camp at early morning climbing steep uphill trail immersing on a magical vision of glistening snow peaks due to sunlight till we reach thorong la. Then, we trek down from Thorong la; highest passes in the world from east to west, easiest and safest direction to arrive at Muktinath for overnight stay.


Day Twenty: Muktinath to Jomsom

After relinquishing visit of Muktinath, we continue our journey to kali Gandaki on downhill trail and pass through Jharkot, Khinsar village to arrive at Jomsom.


Day TwentyOne: Jomsom to Tatopani (Drive)

We drive on a steeply downhill path up to RukseJharana leaving Ghasa to Tatopani; the place to enjoy a natural hot bath on natural springs on the bank of Kali Gandaki river.


Day TwentyTwo: Tatopani to Pokhara (Drive)

We drive for 5 to 6 hours from Tatopani to Pokhara and visit Pokhara.


Day TwentyThree: Pokhara to Kathmandu

Return to Kathmandu from Pokhara by tourist vehicle peeping beauty of green sceneries and rice terrace fields.

Day TwentyFour: Return Flight

We drive you to the airport on the basis of your scheduled flight.

Day One: Arrival

You will be warmly welcomed by our representative at Tribhuvan International airport and transferred to the hotel by private vehicle.


Day Two: Kathmandu to Soti Khola

We depart Kathmandu following downhill curves of Prithvi Highway on the first part of the day and head towards Soti Khola for overnight stay.


Day Three: Soti Khola to Macchi Khola

We begin our trek from Soti Khola following the flat trail along Budhi Gandaki river coast perceiving a breathtaking glimpse of green hills, pretty waterfall. We pass numerous villages and cross Sal, Chilaune and other vegetation forests on our way to Macchi Khola.


Day Four: Macchi Khola to Jagat (Enter Restricted Area)

We head to Khola Besi crossing Machha khola walking on narrow trail through a hot water spring commonly known as TatoPani. We pass the first Cantilever Bridge of Nepal and numerios suspension bridges, beautiful waterfalls wandering on trail lining on coast of Budhi Gandaki river on our way to Jagat from Machhakhola.


Day Five: Jagat to Deng

We climb rocky ridge up to Salleri then move down to Sirdibas. Then, pass through pine, rhododendron forest walking on flat leveled and easy path to arrive at Deng; beautiful village renowned for food like potatoes, buck, wheat and many more.


Day Six: Deng to Namrung

We proceed our journey crossing Budhi Gandaki river to climb uphill path that passes waterfall, stream till we reach Shringi Khola then finally we arrive at Ghap; beautiful village residing on Tibetan areas.

We cross Budhi Gandaki river to enter into alpine territory for fabulous mountain views then we climb upward till we reach Namrung.


Day Seven: Namrung to Lho Gaun 

 We follow flat steadily uphill trail that passes Tibetan village Sho from Namrung to find ourselves at Lho Gaun for overnight stay with a beautiful and mesmerizing view of Mount Manasulu for the first time during your trek.


Day Eight: Lho Gaun to Samagaon

We head to Samagaon with eye catching glimpse of peak 29 following the path that runs right bank of the river.


Day Nine: Visit around Samagaun and Trek to Punging Gumba or Manasalu Base Camp

Rest day at Samagaon; beautiful and tranquil village surrounded mountains, for acclimatization. We visit a beautiful Lake called Birendra taal and Punging Gumba or Manasulu Base Camp as per your desire.


Day Ten: Samagaun to Samdo

We leave Samagaon climbing gently uphill path that passes windy valley to arrive at Samdo located on alpine zone near the Tibetan border for overnight stay. If the Physical condition is all well we can also climb samdo peak.


Day Eleven: Samdo to Dharmasala

We follow gently upward serpentine trail crossing wooden bridge over Budhi Gandaki river towards Dharmasala residing on Larkya la Phedi. We stay overnight in Dharmasala with the view of the mountain larke Peak and the backside of Manasalu.


Day Twelve: Dharmasala to Larkela Pass to Bhimthan (End of Restricted Area)

We gradually ascend Larkya la pass trekking on the rocky trail then walk steep downhill crossing pass through rock and ice trail, to arrive at Bimthang for overnight stay. Sometimes, we have to wait for another day to cross pass due to heavy snowing.


Day Thirteen: Bhimthan to Darapani

We head our journey to Tilche leaving Bhimthan on downhill trail that runs amidst pine and rhododendron forest till we reach Dudh koshi river and finally arrives at Tilche through Goa. We cross Karche la pass climbing upward trail through terraced fields then walk down up to Marshyandi river.  Finally, we cross Marshyandi river to land at Annapurna circuit trek to mingle with many other trekkers and stay overnight at Dharapani


Day Fourteen: Dharapani to Chame

We leave Dharapani following the rough, rocky uphill trail and move ahead wandering on path midst of forest to reach Chame for the excellent vision of Annapurna second and stay overnight enjoying natural hot spring.


Day Fifteen: Chame to Upper Pisang

At continue our journey climbing uphill passing through apple orchard, fir, pine forest then we follow the path to Bratang; military station for troops in past. We walk along the trail that runs via steep and narrow valley to find ourselves on large and beautiful village Pisang.


Day Sixteen: Pisang to Manang through Upper Pisang

We move from Pisang to Manang passing through Upper Pisang crossing Geru with the breathtaking vision of Mt. Annapurna, Pisang peak as well as giving a sensational experience of standing horizontally front of stunning snow peaks bathed in golden sunlight. We have a chance to explore Barge monastery; the biggest monastery in Manang district.


Day Seventeen: Manang to Ledtar through Yakkharka 

We leave Manang through the path with a view of Mount Annapurna 3 we move towards Ledtar.


Day Eighteen: Ledtar to High Camp

We leave Ledtar climbing uphill at the beginning then trek down to Marsyandi crossing wooden bridge. We reach ThorongPhedi for short rest before climbing the steep hill for almost an hour on vertically zigzag path to reach High Camp.


Day Nineteen: High Camp to Muktinath passing Thorong la pass

We move from High Camp at early morning climbing steep uphill trail immersing on a magical vision of glistening snow peaks due to sunlight till we reach thorong la. Then, we trek down from Thorong la; highest passes in the world from east to west, easiest and safest direction to arrive at Muktinath for overnight stay.


Day Twenty: Muktinath to Jomsom

After relinquishing visit of Muktinath, we continue our journey to kali Gandaki on downhill trail and pass through Jharkot, Khinsar village to arrive at Jomsom.


Day TwentyOne: Jomsom to Tatopani (Drive)

We drive on a steeply downhill path up to RukseJharana leaving Ghasa to Tatopani; the place to enjoy a natural hot bath on natural springs on the bank of Kali Gandaki river.


Day TwentyTwo: Tatopani to Pokhara (Drive)

We drive for 5 to 6 hours from Tatopani to Pokhara and visit Pokhara.


Day TwentyThree: Pokhara to Kathmandu

Return to Kathmandu from Pokhara by tourist vehicle peeping beauty of green sceneries and rice terrace fields.

Day TwentyFour: Return Flight

We drive you to the airport on the basis of your scheduled flight.

Cost Included

- One well trained and professional guide.

- Airport pick up and drop up.

- Insurance, food, accommodation, and fees for porter and guide for the whole trek.

- Rescue help if required.

- First aid and medical for guide and porter.

- All government TAX and VAT.

- All national park and permits

Cost Excluded

- Accommodation, Meals, and drinks during the treks and your stay in Nepal.


- Personal, medical and evacuation insurance


-Cost raised by re-routing, cancellation, political disturbance, etc.


- Any other expenses which are not mentioned above.

<p>Proper trekking shoes ( Waterproof and snow resistance)- Good one not available in Nepal</p> <p>Sun hat, warm woolen socks &amp; warm cap- can be bought in Nepal for cheap&nbsp;</p> <p>Warm trekking Clothes - Can be bought at cheap cost in Nepal</p> <p>Water purification pills - can be bought for cheap in Nepal</p> <p>Altitude sickness resistance pills - Can be bought for cheap in Nepal&nbsp;</p> <p>Down Jacket - can be Rented from the agency at USD 1.50 per day ( any loss or damage &nbsp;will occur a fine of USD 100)</p> <p>&nbsp;Down-Sleeping Bag- Can be rented from the agency at USD 1.50 per day ( any loss or damage &nbsp;will occur a fine of USD 100)</p> <p>personal small trekking bag- can be bought for cheap in Nepal and a duffel bag will be provided to carry your 10 kg up the Himalayas by the porter.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p> <br> </p>

Food

No meals are included on the cost but our staff and guide will help you get access to the best restaurants and hotels in Kathmandu and also help you get access to good organic and healthy meals during your trek.  Our sister Agency Everest Trekkers Fuel is also the sole provider of freeze-dry trekking and climbing meals and can be provided to you with small Additional Cost.

Accomodation

You would recommend you accommodated at Nagarjun homestay with facilities of hot water, western toilets, electricity, television, free WIFI during Kathmandu stay. And recommend you to stay at teahouses with facilities granted by teahouses during a trek. But the cost does not include any accommodation. Our guide and staff will help you to get access to the best accommodation at the budget value.

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