One of Nepal's best off-the-beaten-path trekking trails is the Manaslu Circuit Trek. A unique trekking adventure that goes through the heart of the isolated Manaslu region of Nepal, the Manaslu Trek marks itself as a remote yet remarkable trekking trail. With the towering eighth-highest peak, Mount Manaslu, looming over the region, the journey is an excellent trip through the ethnic villages of Nepal's secluded areas.
Our 12 Days Manaslu Circuit Trekking Package offers you an opportunity to experience extraordinary adventure in 2024 and 2025. Taking you on an astounding journey through the breathtaking landscapes of the Manaslu region, the Mansaslu Circuit Trekking Package is a prospect to immerse yourself in a wide range of biodiversity, warm hospitality, and Himalayan beauty.
The Manaslu Circuit Trek is renowned for its off-the-beaten-path charm, allowing you to experience the pristine beauty of the Himalayas away from the crowds. Furthermore, as the trail lies inside the Manaslu conservation area, this offers you a chance to witness a wide range of flora and fauna along the route.
Catching panoramic views of snow-capped peaks, including Mount Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Himlung Himal, and other majestic mountains, is a given during the trip. Other than that, the highlight of the Manaslu trek is crossing the Larkya La Pass, standing at an elevation of 5,160 meters, which offers unforgettable sights and a sense of achievement.
This carefully curated Manaslu package begins in Soti Khola and then takes you through diverse terrain, from lush forests and cascading waterfalls to rugged cliffs and high mountain passes, in 12 days. Along the way, you'll come across traditional villages, gaining insights into their unique culture and way of life.
Ensuring you have a memorable and hassle-free experience in the Himalayas, we have a team of experts to help and guide you throughout the journey of the Manaslu. So, lace up your boots, pack your backpack, and get ready for an unforgettable journey of 12 days through the captivating Manaslu Circuit. Book your adventure with us today and get ready to embark on the trek of a lifetime.
Major highlights of the Manaslu Trek Package
- Crossing one of the highest passes in Nepal, Larkya La Pass (5135m).
- a hassle-free trek into the isolated region of Manaslu.
- A perfect blend of local culture and unsurpassed views of the Himalayas.
- Capture the captivating views of the world's 8th highest peak, Manaslu (8156 m), along with other peaks.
- Explore local attractions like Birendra Tal and visit monasteries.
- Get away from the crowded trail and enjoy the serene, secluded areas.
- Witness a diverse range of flora and fauna inside the Manaslu Conservation Area.
Offbeat Adventure: What to Expect on Manaslu Trekking?
As one of the remote and unexplored trekking regions of Nepal, many trekkers get confused about what they can expect from the Manaslu circuit journey. Let us delve into the experiences that this epic 12-day trip offers trekkers.
Embarking on the Manaslu trek offers a unique and off-the-beaten-path adventure for trekkers seeking a distinct experience in the Himalayas. Unlike other popular trekking trails of Nepal, the Manaslu region remains relatively untouched and less crowded, allowing you to truly connect with nature and immerse yourself in the serene surroundings.
During the trek, you can expect to witness breathtaking mountain vistas, picturesque landscapes, and charming local villages. Along the way, you can encounter traditional Tibetan-influenced Buddhist culture, visit ancient monasteries, and gain insights into the daily lives of the local people.
The trek also involves ascending to high altitudes, including crossing the challenging Larkya La Pass at an elevation of around 5,160 meters. The Manaslu Circuit Trekking further offers you the adrenaline rush of walking on rugged trails at high altitudes. Above all, get ready to experience the tranquility, authenticity, and natural beauty of the Himalayas with our 12 days Manaslu Circuit Trekking Package in 2024 and 2025.
Is the Manaslu Your Perfect Adventure?
The Manaslu Circuit Trip is undoubtedly filled with adventure trails. However, the challenging trails and high-altitude walks might not be everyone's cup of tea.
If you're seeking an off-the-beaten-path adventure that combines stunning natural beauty, cultural richness, and a sense of exploration, then the Manaslu Circuit Trek could be your perfect adventure. Trekking is ideal for those seeking a less crowded trekking experience while also exploring the rich cultural heritage of the ethnic communities residing along the trail.
If you are physically fit with good health conditions and the ability to walk for a few hours each day, then nothing can stop you from completing the trip. This Manaslu Trekking Package of 12 days is more suited for those who wish to challenge themselves physically and want to experience the authentic trekking life in the Himalayas of Nepal.
A glimpse into Trekking Life: What a typical day of hiking looks like during the Manaslu Circuit trekking?
A typical day of hiking during the Manaslu trekking begins with an early wake-up call as you prepare for the day's adventure. After having breakfast, you set off on the trail, surrounded by diverse landscapes and breathtaking mountain views.
The trekking route follows a well-marked path, passing through vibrant traditional villages, terraced fields, and dense forests for 12 days. Along the way, there are teahouses and lodges where you can rest and have your lunch and meals, which provide much-needed energy for the journey.
As you continue hiking, you'll witness the changing landscapes, from lush green valleys to rugged terrain and high mountain passes. The trail offers you mesmerizing views of snow-capped peaks, waterfalls, and gushing rivers, with each step bringing you closer to your destination.
The evenings are usually spent relaxing, savoring delicious meals, and embracing the serenity of the mountains. As for the acclimatization days during the trek, you will spend the day either exploring the villages and relaxing or going on some short hikes to further adjust to the altitude. Overall, a typical day of hiking during our Manaslu Circuit Trekking Package of 12 days offers you a unique blend of natural beauty, cultural meetings, and personal satisfaction.
Understanding the Difficulty Level of Manaslu Circuit
The Manaslu Circuit Trek is a difficult-grade trek in the Manaslu region of Nepal. This level of trekking is also known as adventure trekking, which is comparatively harder than moderate-level trekking as it involves crossing high passes.
Commonly, this grade of trek requires previous trekking or hiking experience and involves hiking on rough landscapes and glacier crossings. The Manaslu trek involves steep ascents and descents on rocky paths and several high mountain passes to cross throughout the 12 days of the journey. Altitude sickness can be a major concern as you reach higher elevations, which adds to the overall challenge of the trek.
Trekkers are needed to be fitted with high stamina and without any pre-existing health conditions for commencing this grade of the trek. The trek is most suitable for trekkers looking for a challenging and inspirational trek of around 12 days in a long, rugged, and remote domain.
Essential Steps for a Successful Adventure to Manaslu Trek
Embarking on the Manaslu Trek requires detailed planning and preparation to ensure a successful adventure. One of the major preparations you should focus on is your physical fitness and training.
The Manaslu Circuit trekking is a challenging adventure that includes long hours of walking in changing terrains and altitudes for 12 days. Thus, you should start engaging in regular physical exercise and endurance training to build strength and stamina. It is highly recommended to experience hiking and trekking in rugged terrain before the journey.
Packing wisely is another important step. It is essential to bring the necessary trekking gear for the successful completion of the trek. As the trek takes you to high altitudes, it is also important to plan your itinerary according to your walking pace and take a rest in between.
Above all, being mentally prepared is a must to embark on this journey.
By following these essential steps, you can set yourself up for a successful and rewarding adventure on the 12 days of Manaslu Circuit in the year 2024–2025.
Safety Measures and Acclimatization for a Successful Manaslu Trek
As Manaslu trekking is a challenging journey that takes you through rugged trails at a high altitude, taking proper safety measures to ensure a safe trek is essential.
Here at Himalayan Recreation, we keep the safety of clients as our top priority, and keeping that in mind, we have curated a 12 days Manaslu Trek Package with one rest or acclimatization day. The trek takes you to the highest altitude of about 5000 m, which increases the chances of altitude sickness. Thus, having acclimatization days is extremely important; it helps your body adjust to the higher altitude.
It is further important to ascend gradually, allowing your body to adjust to the increasing altitude, and walk at your own pace. We can further customize the package according to your walking pace. We also encourage trekkers to listen to their body's signals and stay hydrated throughout the journey. Our guides and team are there to assist you all through your 12-day journey to the Manasu Circuit and ensure that you have a safe and successful trip.
Exploring the Restricted Area: Manaslu Circuit Trekking in 2024 and 2025
Embark on a thrilling adventure in 2024/2025 by exploring the restricted area of Manaslu Circuit Trek. This off-the-beaten-path trek takes you through rugged terrain, untouched landscapes, and remote villages, providing an unforgettable experience in the heart of the Himalayas.
As you traverse challenging mountain passes and witness the rich cultural heritage of the region, you'll encounter breathtaking natural beauty, diverse flora and fauna, and have the opportunity to engage with the warm local communities. Now is your time to immerse yourself in the serenity of the mountains while challenging yourself physically and mentally to create memories that will last a lifetime on the 12 days of the Manaslu Circuit Trek in 2024/2025.
Manaslu Circuit Trek Cost Breakdown for 2024 and 2025
Cost is one of the most essential factors for any trek. When planning for the trek, it is important to consider the cost breakdown to have a clear knowledge of the expenses involved. The Manaslu trek cost can change depending on factors such as the duration of the trek, the size of the group, and the services included in the package.
On average, the cost of a 12 day Manaslu Circuit Trek can range from $849 to $1099 per person. The main elements of the cost include permits and fees, accommodation and meals, transportation, guide and porter services, etc. The cost can be further increased or decreased according to the services and facilities you desire to add.
We highly recommend you carry extra cash for miscellaneous expenses during the trek. It is important to give a cost for miscellaneous expenses such as water, snacks, personal equipment, and tips for the guide and porter. Keep in mind that these costs are inexact and can vary depending on individual preferences.
Group Trip Package
Joining a group trip for the Manaslu circuit trek can be an effective option. If you prefer traveling in groups, then you can join any of our fixed departure dates for 2024 or 2025.
The cost of group trips is usually lower compared to the cost of other trips. By sharing the expenses with fellow trekkers, the overall cost can be significantly reduced. Himalayan Recreation offers group trip packages for the Manaslu, providing you with an opportunity to connect with like-minded adventurers and share the experience together.
The overall cost of a group trip varies depending on the group size, services included in the package, and duration of the trek. You can further get in touch with us for more inquiries.
Private Trip Package
If you prefer to travel in small groups or privately, then we can organize a private trip for you. The private trip allows for more flexibility and a personalized experience during the Manaslu circuit trek.
While this option may have higher costs compared to a group trip, it provides you with the freedom to form your own pace and itinerary. We offer private trip packages tailored to individual preferences, ensuring you a customized trekking experience. The cost of a private trip depends on factors such as the duration, services included in the package, and any further customizations.
Do not hesitate to contact us to get detailed information about the cost of a private trip to Manaslu.
Solo Trip Package
Embarking on a solo trek to Manaslu offers a unique and rewarding experience for independent trekkers. It allows you to travel at your own pace and have a personalized itinerary.
The cost of a solo trip can be higher compared to joining a group, as you will have all the facilities and services to yourself. We offer solo trip packages for the Manaslu circuit trek, providing personalized attention and support throughout the journey. The cost of a solo trip can differ depending on factors such as the duration of the trek, the services included in the package, and any further demands you may have.
It is recommended to contact Himalayan Recreation for detailed information about the solo trip options and the related costs for the years 2024–2025.
Female Trip Package
If you are a sole female traveler looking to trek Manaslu Circuit, Himalayan Recreation is here to guide you through the Manaslu trails. We can also organize female-only trips for the trek.
Providing a safe environment for female trekkers, our packages are designed to cater to the needs and preferences of each trekker. If you prefer traveling in a group, then you can join any of our 2024 or 2025 fixed departure dates for the trek. If you join the group, the cost of the trek significantly decreases; however, if you decide to go solo, the cost can be expensive.
The overall cost also depends on various other factors, like duration and the services you require. Do not hesitate to reach out to us for further inquiries and information.
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Note: Remember that the prices listed above apply to bookings made together or at the same time by a group. Kindly Email us or WhatsApp us if you require any additional information about the prices, services, guides, and itinerary.
Reasons to embark on the Manaslu Circuit trip with us
- We have trained and knowledgeable guides with years of experience in leading the trip to the Manaslu region.
- We have a safety-focused approach, always keeping our client's safety at the top.
- All our packages can be customized according to each trekker's time and preference.
- We focus on small group sizes for personalized attention.
- We have strong local connections to provide you with an authentic trekking experience.
- We give high emphasis on sustainable travel practices and environmental sustainability.
- We have a competitive package and provide value for money.
- We offer 24/7 customer support during the trek.
- We give pre-trip online and offline briefings.