Manaslu Region Trekking

The trail that takes you up through the river side the Budhi Gandaki is one of the most challenging routes in Nepal. You have to make a huge amount of climbing as you trek up and down over ridges and onto shelves to ignore cliffs. The trail come across suspension bridges and zigzags through fields of barley, following an ancient salt trading route that connects Tibet with Nepal since time immemorial. Climbing higher you will encounter clusters of homes before the mountain wall of the Himalaya and visit the number of monasteries, mani walls and chortens along the route.

Manaslu Region Trekking

The trail that takes you up through the river side the Budhi Gandaki is one of the most challenging routes in Nepal. You have to make a huge amount of climbing as you trek up and down over ridges and onto shelves to bypass cliffs. The trail crosses suspension bridges and zigzags through fields of barley, following an ancient salt trading route that connects Tibet with Nepal since time immemorial. Climbing higher you will encounter clusters of homes before the mountain wall of the Himalaya and visit the number of monasteries, mani walls and chortens along the route.

The Manaslu region trekking offers a variety of trekking options. The popular Manaslu Region trekking route of 177 kilometers (110 mi), skirts the Manaslu massif over the pass down to Annapurna. The Government of Nepal started to permit trekking of this circuit since 1991. The trekking trail follows an ancient salt-trading route along the Budhi Gndaki River. En route, 10 peaks which are over 6,500 meters (21,300 ft) are visible, including a few over 7,000 meters (23,000 ft). The highest point reached along the trek route is the Larkya La at an elevation of 5,106 meters (16,752 ft). The Mountain has been climbed 297 times in May 2008 with 53 fatalities.

Manaslu Conservation Area has been established with the primary objective of achieving conservation and sustainable management of the delimited area, which includes Manaslu.

Manaslu Region Trekking trip packages

Starting from
$ 1599 USD
Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek
Starting from
$ 1199 USD
Manaslu Circuit Trek
Starting from
$ 1099 USD
Lower Manaslu Home stay Trekking