Manaslu Trek Guide Cost, Price /Guide for Manaslu Circuit in Nepal

Manaslu Trek Guide

Are you looking  for Manaslu Trek Guide in Nepal, Or Best Guide for Manaslu Circuit Trek?

Manaslu Trek is one of the Most Popular Trek in Nepal within the Restricted Trekking areas. In restricted Trekking areas when you go for trekking as Tourist, necessity to  hire Nepali Trekking Guide in those days. Without Nepalese Trekking Guide Tourists have been unauthorized to Manaslu or in Restricted areas of Nepal. For that Reason it is compelled to hire Nepalese Trekking Guide when you anticipate for the restricted Manaslu areas. On your requires, We arrange Manaslu Trek Guide or best Guide for Manaslu Circuit Trek and Trekking Permits (Manaslu Restricted areas, Mcap and ACAP).


Our agency is legally Registered since 2017. We are allow to arrange the Manaslu Trek Permit with Manaslu Trek Guide or Porter and Porterguide in Nepal.Our Manaslu Trek Guide are experience and professional and we provide from Kathmandu Nepal for all Manaslu areas Trekking. Manaslu Trek is strictly prohibited to go for solo Tourist and without Trekking Guide, So that if you are solo  we join you for your Manaslu Trek Permit and provide you Trekking Guide.When you have plan for Trekking to Manaslu area in Nepal, You have to hire Trekking Guide Compulsory.


Without Trekking Guide your Manaslu Trek restricted area Permit will be not issue and while entering the Manaslu there are check post on the way where you need to have License holder Trekking Guide. We have service Trekking Guide, Porter and porterguide in Nepal. Our Cost is as bellow:-


Manaslu Trek Guide Cost is 27$ Per day (English Speaking)

Manaslu Trek Porterguide/Portercumguide Cost is 25$ per day

Manaslu Trek Porter is 20$ Per day


Are you looking for the best and reasonable Manaslu Circuit Trek Cost or Price?

We provide Guide with Package for Manaslu Circuit Trek in Nepal, We focus to client’s need and interest. According to their inquiry we arrange the Trek in the best and reasonable Cost or Price. Actually, We start the cost from 906$ according to client’s number, Services and Seasons. For more Cost, Package, Price detail read on this link Manaslu Circuit Trek (Cost/Price, Package) info. In Package Trek, We offer our Manaslu Circuit Trek Duffel Bag, Guide and porter. As well, We secure for safety through our Agency.

Manaslu Circuit Trek Duffel Bag (Enjoy Nepal Treks)
Manaslu Circuit Trek Duffel Bag (Enjoy Nepal Treks)

Manaslu Circuit Trekking Guideline info

Manaslu Circuit is Restricted areas and well known Trek in Nepal so that when you trek as tourist of course you need Permit for Restricted areas, Manaslu Conservation and Annapurna Conservation. Restricted areas will be valid for one week but the conservation areas permit will be unlimited. And Tourist need Guide which is compulsory for the Manaslu Circuit Trekking. Guide must have the License.

Manaslu Circuit Trek Guide License of Bishan Rai
Manaslu Circuit Trek Guide License of Bishan Rai

You must know before to Trek Manaslu Circuit about the highlights

– Manaslu Trekking is Mt. Manaslu view Trek, While doing the Manaslu circuit Trek you will enjoy the 8th tallest mt.Manaslu of the World  and you will Cross the 5160m Larkya Pass. Which is very delightful but it difficult.

-You will Cross the bridges and see the Waterfall during your Manaslu Circuit Trek.

-You will experience the Himalayan Life.

-You will observe the Buddhist Culture with their daily Life.

-You will find Monasteries, Chorten, Lungdhar (Tibetan Flag) and Mani Walls  on the way.

-You will see Mt Annapurna Range with Mt Manaslu view.

-Inhabitants are Buddhist during the restricted areas.

-You drive off Road and walk

-Overnight at Lodges with Meals (Menu)

-Drink Water Mineral and Boiled.

-Shower Available (Gas and Bucket)

-Electricity available, Solar


Manaslu Circuit Trek Photos, Pictures

Manaslu Trek Guide


Manaslu Trek Guide Cost

Manaslu Circuit Trek Photo (2023) Autumn
Manaslu Circuit Trek Photo (2023) Autumn
Manaslu Trek Picture
Manaslu Trek Picture

Manaslu Trek Guide Insurance
Manaslu Trek Guide Insurance

12 Days Manaslu Circuit Trek Itinerary Guide


Day 01:  Drive from Kathmandu to Machha Khola (815m)

After your Breakfast, you drive to Machha Khola along the Dhading, Arughat and Sotikhola. You can drive as per your need by Local or Private Jeep and Bus. Most of the Trekkers drive by Private Jeep which is considered as comfort, although for the Cheaper cost some of Trekkers drive by Local Bus from Kathmandu to Arughat. On this day, you drive 8 to 10 hours according to the Road and Traffic Jam condition. You drive pitch and off Road. On the way you will see Rice and Millet Terrace. About the Lunch, you will have before the Arughat Bazar which at Local Restaurant (like Dalbhat/ Nepali Rice and Curry). Do not aspect the tourist standard Lunch, if want to have the better lunch that you can take Lunch Packet from Hotel in Kathmandu before to drive.  Kathmandu to Machhakhola you drive 160km around. When you arrive at Sotikhola (Soti River) there is Check Post for your trekking Permit, so go for an entry then drive further. Finally will arrive at Machha Khola by driving the off Road. The Place Machha Khola is a small Place where you get the Lodges for an Overnight and meals. At this Place the habitants are Gurungs. At  Lodge you order your meals according to Menu’s meals Items.


Day 02:  Walk from Machha Khola to Jagat (1325m)

On this day you will start to walk after your Breakfast along the River (Budhi Gandaki). Most of the Trekkers, they take breakfast around 6:30 to 7 am in the morning. Before you breakfast packed your Trekking luggage. And after the breakfast Walk to Jagat along the Gurung Villages Khorlabesi, Dobhan and Thulo Dhunga (Big stone). On the way, you get Hot spring as well which is called Tatopani in Nepali language. While walking the way, you will see the view of Ganesh Himal. For this day, be prepare to walk 8 hours around from your camp to Jagat. About Lunch, you will get so many lodges at major places therefore before to arrive Jagat Village take your meals and continue walk to Jagat. This place will be an entry Point for Manaslu Region’s restricted areas. At the Nepalese Check Point enter your Permits and overnight at Lodge. You will get Lodges here for an overnight and Meals on available (Menu Choice).


Day 03:  Walk from Jagat to Deng (1875m)

This is your first day for restricted areas and your day will be counted from this day special Permit day. You will walk along the small villages again by enjoying the mt Sringi which is 7187m and agriculture terraced fields. And you will cross the suspension bridges also. People are Tibetan Gurungs  who are Buddhist in religion. After the Jagat it comes again Permit Check Point at Philim village as well, so do not forget to enter your Permit again.  From Jagat to deng can be takes 7 to 8 hrs around so take your Lunch on the way before the Deng Village. This place Deng also a small Village but you get the lodges and meals for an Overnight.


Day 04:  Walk from Deng to Namrung (2605)

Again after the breakfast start your Trek and walk through the villages, forest and terraced by crossing the bridges. Before to reach Namrung you see the Tibetans Mani walls, Flags, Stones and Gompas. You will walk mostly up and slightly down. You are getting higher day by day so walk slowly with acclimatization stamina. When you arrive to Namrung  find the best lodges. Walk during the day 8 to 9 hours from Deng  Village to Namrung.


Day 05:  Walk from Namrung to Lho Village (3170m) or Sama (3530m)

You walk today 7 hours around from Namrung Village to Sama. Again you will visit Tibetan Budhist Monasteries, Chorten and maniwalls. Likewise, enjoy the outstanding Mt view of Manaslu, Chuli Himal, Sringi and Ganesh. It is believed that your day will the best day for the view. In the Evening as well you will enjoy the view of Manaslu with Sunset. This village also the Tibetan Gurungs People so there is Monasteries and if you are interested you will have the sightseeing places around the Village and Monasteries.


Day 06:  Acclimatization day at Sama Village

Today, You have acclimatization day. For your acclimatize hike to Manaslu Base Camp or walk around the Sama Village, or visit the Birendra Lake. If you hire to Base Camp then take your Packed Lunch with you and drinking Water. After Sama Village, You will get not Lodges on the way to Manaslu Base Camp and it takes 8 to 10 hrs around for up and down (Both) Way Walking. Enjoy your day according to your own decision.


Day 07:  Walk from Sama Village to Samdo Village (3870m)

Walk 3 to 4 hours around from Sama Village to Samdo Village along the Budhi Dandaki River and through the Pasturelands. On the way you will cross the bridge of wood. You will walk pleasing the view Mt Manaslu with fresh Himalayan Air. When you arrive Samdo Village, there you get limited Lodges so book and confirm your Rooms one day before from Sama Village (Lodge to Lodge). This your short day walking therefore again you have time at Samdo Village. So lunch directly at Samdo and walk around the Samdo village after your Lunch or hike to Lajyung La Pass which 5100m.  (Tibet, China Border). Get meals/Menu Items choice.


Day 08:  Walk from Samdo Village to Larkya Phedi (4480m)

Walk 3 to 4 hours again from Samdo Village to Larkya Phedi and on the way enjoy the view of Larkya Peak, Naike Peak and etc. At the phedi you will get very simple Mountain Lodges and Meals as well. Simple Lodges are also Limited therefore there you get Tent and be ready to sleep at Tent instead of Lodges and Rooms for an Overnight. At this Place most of the Trekkers get an altitude sickness, that’s why if you get an altitude sickness get Garlic Soups and drink plenty of Hot Water, Tea etc.


Day 09:  Walk from Larkya Phedi to Bhimthang (3710m)

This is your longest walking day and hardest too because you have to Pass the 5160m Larkya Pass. Prepare your Pack Lunch and start to walk very early in the morning with head lamp. As well carry your Drinking Water yourself from Phedi, after the Phedi you will get Lodges directly at Bhimthang. From the Pass and after the Pass you will see the so many Peaks Like Himlung, Annapunrna 2 and etc. You will walk 8 to 11 hours during the day. Walking duration depends on your condition. This your high pass of the Trek that’s why you will have chance to get an altitude sickness so take your  first aid kit with you with an essential medicine and walk with your Guide or Nepali Team. You will get the best lodges and meals at Bhimthang after your hardest Larkya Pass.


Day 10:  Walk from Bhimthang to Goa (2515m)

After the breakfast with the lovely Mountains Views and Landscape walk to Goa through the Rhododendron and Pine forest. You will find the Lunch Places on the way before to Goa so take Lunch at the middle Places. Goa is small and beautiful village where you get lodges and meals for your overnight. Walk 5 to 6 hours in Total.


Day 11:  Walk from Goa to Dharapani and drive to Besisahar (760m)

You walk today 3 hours around from Goa to Dharapani and you will drive to Besisahar by Local Jeep along the Marsyandi River. On way you see the villages Rice and Millet fields. Overnight at Besisahar and relax your day. Besisahar is mini City in Lumjung district of Nepal. From Dharapani to Besisahar you drive off Road only. When you reserve the Local Jeep it cost 100$ around and sharing you will get cheaper Cost.


Day 12:  Drive from Besisahar to Kathmandu (1350m)

Early in the morning drive to Kathmandu by Local Bus, Micro Bus or Private. You drive Pitch Road from Besisahar to Kathmandu 5 to 6 hours around. Time duration is not fixed due the traffic jam. You drive along the Marsyandi and Trisuli Khola (River).

(This cost includes Manaslu Trek Guide’s/Porter and Porterguide Per day Salary, his Meals, Accommodation and Trekking insurance, but  Transport has been not included in this cost)


Larkya Peak Climbing Itinerary join from Dharmasala

Larkya Peak is 6249m Peak on the way to Manaslu Trekking, This peak climbing route you can join from Dharmasala while going to Manaslu Circuit.

Larkya Peak Photo
Larkya Peak Photo

Let’s see here an itinerary:-

Day 01: Walk from Dharmasala (Larkya Phedi to base camp Larkya Peak

This is your first day for your Larkya Peak Climbing route journey which is started from Dharmasala (Larkya Phedi).  You walk today rocky ridges with Glacier. It will 5 to 6 hours walking during your day then finally you will arrive at base camp of Larkya Peak which is 5500m around. You stay and meals here at Tent with your Nepalese staffs


Day 02: Base camp Larkya Peak to High Camp of Larkya Peak

Today will be 4 to 5 hours walking from BC to High camp, you walk mostly rocky, icy and slippery trails therefore it is suggested to walk very carefully. Finally you reach to High Camp which is 5600m around and overnight at Tent with Meals. You will be Climbing Practiced and trained by your Climbing Guide on this day because training helps you for proper climbing.


Day 03: Larkya Peak 6249 m Summit day

Early in the start your Peak climbing according to your Climbing Guide’s suggestion. Before to walk in the morning take the best breakfast and Packed lunch, Thermos Water with necessaries climbing gears. Firstly, you will get the summit of  small Larkya Peak which 5800 m around then you will summit finally 6249m Larkya Peak. Actually you will enjoy an adorable view of Mt Mananaslu with Annapurna Range. Then descend to Camp. In total you will walk and 7 to 9 hours around which depends on the Weather and your condition. Stay and meals at Tent.


Day 04: Extra day  

This day is counted as an extra in case of bad weather, according to the schedule if you could not push to summit due to bad weather then on this day you can go to summit.


Day 05: Walk from high Camp of Larkya Peak to Bhimthang

You walk to Bhimthang 5 to 6 hours after your breakfast. Today you get Packed lunch. When you arrive at Bhimthang relax your day with warm Hot shower, hot meals and best Rooms. From the next day continues to your Trek according to Manaslu Circuit Trek itinerary.

Larkya Peak Climbing permit fees is 250$ for Spring and for Autumn 125$ and 70$ for Winter and Summer. For the best Climbing Guides, organize and best price co-operate on our Enjoy Nepal Treks Team.


19 Days Manaslu Circuit and Tsum Valley Trek Itinerary Guide

Tsum Valley Trekking route is in Manaslu Circuit areas and it is possible to combine the both Treks Manaslu Circuit and Tsum Valley Trekking. For the both treks, it takes  19 days which is gorgeous. If you are interested to do Tsum Valley Trekking while doing the Manaslu then you have to obtain one extra restricted permit for Tsum Valley like Manaslu. Tsum Valley Permit will be valid for one week. Let’s here the best Itinerary of Manaslu Circuit and Tsum Valley Trek:-

Manaslu Circuit and Tsum Valley Trek Photo
Manaslu Circuit and Tsum Valley Trek Photo

Day 01:  Drive from Kathmandu to Machha Khola (815m)

After your Breakfast, you drive to Machha Khola along the Dhading, Arughat and Sotikhola. You can drive as per your need by Local or Private Jeep and Bus. Most of the Trekkers drive by Private Jeep which is considered as comfort, although for the Cheaper cost some of Trekkers drive by Local Bus from Kathmandu to Arughat. On this day, you drive 8 to 10 hours according to the Road and Traffic Jam condition. You drive pitch and off Road. On the way you will see Rice and Millet Terrace. About the Lunch, you will have before the Arughat Bazar which at Local Restaurant (like Dalbhat/ Nepali Rice and Curry). Do not aspect the tourist standard Lunch, if want to have the better lunch that you can take Lunch Packet from Hotel in Kathmandu before to drive.  Kathmandu to Machhakhola you drive 160km around. When you arrive at Sotikhola (Soti River) there is Check Post for your trekking Permit, so go for an entry then drive further. Finally will arrive at Machha Khola by driving the off Road. The Place Machha Khola is a small Place where you get the Lodges for an Overnight and meals. At this Place the habitants are Gurungs. At  Lodge you order your meals according to Menu’s meals Items.


Day 02:  Walk from Machha Khola to Jagat (1325m)

On this day you will start to walk after your Breakfast along the River (Budhi Gandaki). Most of the Trekkers, they take breakfast around 6:30 to 7 am in the morning. Before you breakfast packed your Trekking luggage. And after the breakfast Walk to Jagat along the Gurung Villages Khorlabesi, Dobhan and Thulo Dhunga (Big stone). On the way, you get Hot spring as well which is called Tatopani in Nepali language. While walking the way, you will see the view of Ganesh Himal. For this day, be prepare to walk 8 hours around from your camp to Jagat. About Lunch, you will get so many lodges at major places therefore before to arrive Jagat Village take your meals and continue walk to Jagat. This place will be an entry Point for Manaslu Region’s restricted areas. At the Nepalese Check Point enter your Permits and overnight at Lodge. You will get Lodges here for an overnight and Meals on available (Menu Choice).


Day 03:  Walk from Jagat to Lokpa (2040 m)

You walk today 17 km around from Jagat to Lokpa and it takes 6 to 8 hours approx. You walk by crossing the River (Budhi Gandaki) through the bridge and enter your Tsum valley Trek Permit again at Philim. Then continues walk through the Ekle Bhatti Village then walk up to Lokpa. It’s your first day for Tsum Valley entrance. During the day enjoy the view mt view of Manaslu, Boudha and Himalchuli ridge.


Day 04:  Walk from Lokpa to Chumling Village (2886m)

You walk 6.5 km around during your day from Lokpa to Chumling Village and it will take 5 hours around. Again walk with the view of Ganesh and Boudha Himal. Cross the River Sher, if you have time and interested visit Monasteries of Gurwa, Dhungur, Panago. As well there is health post for the Locals. Overnight at beautiful Village Chumling.


Day 05: Walk from Chumling Village to Chhokamparo Village (3010 m)

It will 5 to 7 hours walking which 8.5 km around from Chumling to Chhokamparo Village which is known as biggest village of Tsum. Again get the best view of Ganesh and Himalchuli which is wonderful. There are many of lodges for an accommodation and meals. Overnight at the best Lodge.


Day 06: Walk from Chhokamparo Village  to Nile (3361 m)

It your interesting day, you walk by visiting the Cave (Milarepa) though charming Tsum Valley to Nile Village. You will walk 5 hours around which is 9.5 km. Nile Village is smaller then Chhokamparo Village and you get less lodges. But you get lodges there and you can overnight with meals.


Day 07: Walk from Nile Village to Mu Gompa (3700 m)

It takes 3 hours around from Nile Village to Mu Gompa which 7 km around. You walk through valley, you will see on the way Chorten and Pastures. Lunch and overnight at Mu Gompa. Mu Gompa is a Monastery at highest place of Tsum Valley.


Day 08: Walk from Mu Gompa to Chhokamparo Village (3010 m)

From Mu Gompa (Monastery) to Chhokamparo you have to walk 6 hours around. Walk through the Village Nile and visit Nunnery Rachen Gompa, finally you arrive to again to Chhokamparo Villlage. Overnight at Chhokamparo.


Day 09: Walk from Chhokamparo Village to Chumling Village (2386 m)

It will be 6 hours walking from Chhokamparo to Chumling Village. You walk though the village of Gho  and Renjam Village. During the day mostly you descend and cross the suspension bridges. Then finally you arrive to Chumling Village where you overnight again.


Day 10: Walk from Chumling Village to Deng Village (1860 m)

You descend again to Deng Village and it takes 6 hours around. Walk through the Lokpa Village then continue walk to River Budhi Gandaki then cross the bridge and walk to Deng. You get lodges at Deng which small village. Today overnight at Deng


Day 11:  Walk from Deng to Namrung (2605)

Again after the breakfast start your Trek and walk through the villages, forest and terraced by crossing the bridges. Before to reach Namrung you see the Tibetans Mani walls, Flags, Stones and Gompas. You will walk mostly up and slightly down. You are getting higher day by day so walk slowly with acclimatization stamina. When you arrive to Namrung  find the best lodges. Walk during the day 8 to 9 hours from Deng  Village to Namrung.


Day 12:  Walk from Namrung to Lho Village (3170m) or Sama (3530m)

You walk today 7 hours around from Namrung Village to Sama. Again you will visit Tibetan Budhist Monasteries, Chorten and maniwalls. Likewise, enjoy the outstanding Mt view of Manaslu, Chuli Himal, Sringi and Ganesh. It is believed that your day will the best day for the view. In the Evening as well you will enjoy the view of Manaslu with Sunset. This village also the Tibetan Gurungs People so there is Monasteries and if you are interested you will have the sightseeing places around the Village and Monasteries.


Day 13:  Acclimatization day at Sama Village

Today, You have acclimatization day. For your acclimatize hike to Manaslu Base Camp or walk around the Sama Village, or visit the Birendra Lake. If you hire to Base Camp then take your Packed Lunch with you and drinking Water. After Sama Village, You will get not Lodges on the way to Manaslu Base Camp and it takes 8 to 10 hrs around for up and down (Both) Way Walking. Enjoy your day according to your own decision.


Day 14:  Walk from Sama Village to Samdo Village (3870m)

Walk 3 to 4 hours around from Sama Village to Samdo Village along the Budhi Dandaki River and through the Pasturelands. On the way you will cross the bridge of wood. You will walk pleasing the view Mt Manaslu with fresh Himalayan Air. When you arrive Samdo Village, there you get limited Lodges so book and confirm your Rooms one day before from Sama Village (Lodge to Lodge). This your short day walking therefore again you have time at Samdo Village. So lunch directly at Samdo and walk around the Samdo village after your Lunch or hike to Lajyung La Pass which 5100m.  (Tibet, China Border). Get meals/Menu Items choice.


Day 15:  Walk from Samdo Village to Larkya Phedi (4480m)

Walk 3 to 4 hours again from Samdo Village to Larkya Phedi and on the way enjoy the view of Larkya Peak, Naike Peak and etc. At the phedi you will get very simple Mountain Lodges and Meals as well. Simple Lodges are also Limited therefore there you get Tent and be ready to sleep at Tent instead of Lodges and Rooms for an Overnight. At this Place most of the Trekkers get an altitude sickness, that’s why if you get an altitude sickness get Garlic Soups and drink plenty of Hot Water, Tea etc.


Day 16:  Walk from Larkya Phedi to Bhimthang (3710m)

This is your longest walking day and hardest too because you have to Pass the 5160m Larkya Pass. Prepare your Pack Lunch and start to walk very early in the morning with head lamp. As well carry your Drinking Water yourself from Phedi, after the Phedi you will get Lodges directly at Bhimthang. From the Pass and after the Pass you will see the so many Peaks Like Himlung, Annapunrna 2 and etc. You will walk 8 to 11 hours during the day. Walking duration depends on your condition. This your high pass of the Trek that’s why you will have chance to get an altitude sickness so take your  first aid kit with you with an essential medicine and walk with your Guide or Nepali Team. You will get the best lodges and meals at Bhimthang after your hardest Larkya Pass.


Day 17:  Walk from Bhimthang to Goa (2515m)

After the breakfast with the lovely Mountains Views and Landscape walk to Goa through the Rhododendron and Pine forest. You will find the Lunch Places on the way before to Goa so take Lunch at the middle Places. Goa is small and beautiful village where you get lodges and meals for your overnight. Walk 5 to 6 hours in Total.


Day 18:  Walk from Goa to Dharapani and drive to Besisahar (760m)

You walk today 3 hours around from Goa to Dharapani and you will drive to Besisahar by Local Jeep along the Marsyandi River. On way you see the villages Rice and Millet fields. Overnight at Besisahar and relax your day. Besisahar is mini City in Lumjung district of Nepal. From Dharapani to Besisahar you drive off Road only. When you reserve the Local Jeep it cost 100$ around and sharing you will get cheaper Cost.


Day 19:  Drive from Besisahar to Kathmandu (1350m)

Early in the morning drive to Kathmandu by Local Bus, Micro Bus or Private. You drive Pitch Road from Besisahar to Kathmandu 5 to 6 hours around. Time duration is not fixed due the traffic jam. You drive along the Marsyandi and Trisuli Khola (River).

(This cost includes Manaslu Trek Guide’s/Porter and Porterguide Per day Salary, his Meals, Accommodation and Trekking insurance, but Transport has been not included in this cost)


28 Days Manaslu Circuit and Annapurna Circuit Trek Itinerary Guide

We have here 28 days Manaslu Circuit and Annapurna Circuit Itinerary, We have combined both Treks here together and We hope this itinerary will be best for those trekkers who are interested for both Treks. Although, This Itinerary requires long days to complete the Treks but it will be one of the most interesting treks with nature and cultures, let’s check an itinerary:-

Manaslu Circuit and Annapurna Circuit Trek Photo
Manaslu Circuit and Annapurna Circuit Trek Photo

Day 01:  Drive from Kathmandu to Machha Khola (815m)

After your Breakfast, you drive to Machha Khola along the Dhading, Arughat and Sotikhola. You can drive as per your need by Local or Private Jeep and Bus. Most of the Trekkers drive by Private Jeep which is considered as comfort, although for the Cheaper cost some of Trekkers drive by Local Bus from Kathmandu to Arughat. On this day, you drive 8 to 10 hours according to the Road and Traffic Jam condition. You drive pitch and off Road. On the way you will see Rice and Millet Terrace. About the Lunch, you will have before the Arughat Bazar which at Local Restaurant (like Dalbhat/ Nepali Rice and Curry). Do not aspect the tourist standard Lunch, if want to have the better lunch that you can take Lunch Packet from Hotel in Kathmandu before to drive.  Kathmandu to Machhakhola you drive 160km around. When you arrive at Sotikhola (Soti River) there is Check Post for your trekking Permit, so go for an entry then drive further. Finally will arrive at Machha Khola by driving the off Road. The Place Machha Khola is a small Place where you get the Lodges for an Overnight and meals. At this Place the habitants are Gurungs. At  Lodge you order your meals according to Menu’s meals Items.


Day 02:  Walk from Machha Khola to Jagat (1325m)

On this day you will start to walk after your Breakfast along the River (Budhi Gandaki). Most of the Trekkers, they take breakfast around 6:30 to 7 am in the morning. Before you breakfast packed your Trekking luggage. And after the breakfast Walk to Jagat along the Gurung Villages Khorlabesi, Dobhan and Thulo Dhunga (Big stone). On the way, you get Hot spring as well which is called Tatopani in Nepali language. While walking the way, you will see the view of Ganesh Himal. For this day, be prepare to walk 8 hours around from your camp to Jagat. About Lunch, you will get so many lodges at major places therefore before to arrive Jagat Village take your meals and continue walk to Jagat. This place will be an entry Point for Manaslu Region’s restricted areas. At the Nepalese Check Point enter your Permits and overnight at Lodge. You will get Lodges here for an overnight and Meals on available (Menu Choice).


Day 03:  Walk from Jagat to Lokpa (2040 m)

You walk today 17 km around from Jagat to Lokpa and it takes 6 to 8 hours approx. You walk by crossing the River (Budhi Gandaki) through the bridge and enter your Tsum valley Trek Permit again at Philim. Then continues walk through the Ekle Bhatti Village then walk up to Lokpa. It’s your first day for Tsum Valley entrance. During the day enjoy the view mt view of Manaslu, Boudha and Himalchuli ridge.


Day 04:  Walk from Lokpa to Chumling Village (2886m)

You walk 6.5 km around during your day from Lokpa to Chumling Village and it will take 5 hours around. Again walk with the view of Ganesh and Boudha Himal. Cross the River Sher, if you have time and interested visit Monasteries of Gurwa, Dhungur, Panago. As well there is health post for the Locals. Overnight at beautiful Village Chumling.


Day 05: Walk from Chumling Village to Chhokamparo Village (3010 m)

It will 5 to 7 hours walking which 8.5 km around from Chumling to Chhokamparo Village which is known as biggest village of Tsum. Again get the best view of Ganesh and Himalchuli which is wonderful. There are many of lodges for an accommodation and meals. Overnight at the best Lodge.


Day 06: Walk from Chhokamparo Village  to Nile (3361 m)

It your interesting day, you walk by visiting the Cave (Milarepa) though charming Tsum Valley to Nile Village. You will walk 5 hours around which is 9.5 km. Nile Village is smaller then Chhokamparo Village and you get less lodges. But you get lodges there and you can overnight with meals.


Day 07: Walk from Nile Village to Mu Gompa (3700 m)

It takes 3 hours around from Nile Village to Mu Gompa which 7 km around. You walk through valley, you will see on the way Chorten and Pastures. Lunch and overnight at Mu Gompa. Mu Gompa is a Monastery at highest place of Tsum Valley.


Day 08: Walk from Mu Gompa to Chhokamparo Village (3010 m)

From Mu Gompa (Monastery) to Chhokamparo you have to walk 6 hours around. Walk through the Village Nile and visit Nunnery Rachen Gompa, finally you arrive to again to Chhokamparo Villlage. Overnight at Chhokamparo.


Day 09: Walk from Chhokamparo Village to Chumling Village (2386 m)

It will be 6 hours walking from Chhokamparo to Chumling Village. You walk though the village of Gho  and Renjam Village. During the day mostly you descend and cross the suspension bridges. Then finally you arrive to Chumling Village where you overnight again.


Day 10: Walk from Chumling Village to Deng Village (1860 m)

You descend again to Deng Village and it takes 6 hours around. Walk through the Lokpa Village then continue walk to River Budhi Gandaki then cross the bridge and walk to Deng. You get lodges at Deng which small village. Today overnight at Deng


Day 11:  Walk from Deng to Namrung (2605)

Again after the breakfast start your Trek and walk through the villages, forest and terraced by crossing the bridges. Before to reach Namrung you see the Tibetans Mani walls, Flags, Stones and Gompas. You will walk mostly up and slightly down. You are getting higher day by day so walk slowly with acclimatization stamina. When you arrive to Namrung  find the best lodges. Walk during the day 8 to 9 hours from Deng  Village to Namrung.


Day 12:  Walk from Namrung to Lho Village (3170m) or Sama (3530m)

You walk today 7 hours around from Namrung Village to Sama. Again you will visit Tibetan Budhist Monasteries, Chorten and maniwalls. Likewise, enjoy the outstanding Mt view of Manaslu, Chuli Himal, Sringi and Ganesh. It is believed that your day will the best day for the view. In the Evening as well you will enjoy the view of Manaslu with Sunset. This village also the Tibetan Gurungs People so there is Monasteries and if you are interested you will have the sightseeing places around the Village and Monasteries.


Day 13:  Acclimatization day at Sama Village

Today, You have acclimatization day. For your acclimatize hike to Manaslu Base Camp or walk around the Sama Village, or visit the Birendra Lake. If you hire to Base Camp then take your Packed Lunch with you and drinking Water. After Sama Village, You will get not Lodges on the way to Manaslu Base Camp and it takes 8 to 10 hrs around for up and down (Both) Way Walking. Enjoy your day according to your own decision.


Day 14:  Walk from Sama Village to Samdo Village (3870m)

Walk 3 to 4 hours around from Sama Village to Samdo Village along the Budhi Dandaki River and through the Pasturelands. On the way you will cross the bridge of wood. You will walk pleasing the view Mt Manaslu with fresh Himalayan Air. When you arrive Samdo Village, there you get limited Lodges so book and confirm your Rooms one day before from Sama Village (Lodge to Lodge). This your short day walking therefore again you have time at Samdo Village. So lunch directly at Samdo and walk around the Samdo village after your Lunch or hike to Lajyung La Pass which 5100m.  (Tibet, China Border). Get meals/Menu Items choice.


Day 15:  Walk from Samdo Village to Larkya Phedi (4480m)

Walk 3 to 4 hours again from Samdo Village to Larkya Phedi and on the way enjoy the view of Larkya Peak, Naike Peak and etc. At the phedi you will get very simple Mountain Lodges and Meals as well. Simple Lodges are also Limited therefore there you get Tent and be ready to sleep at Tent instead of Lodges and Rooms for an Overnight. At this Place most of the Trekkers get an altitude sickness, that’s why if you get an altitude sickness get Garlic Soups and drink plenty of Hot Water, Tea etc.


Day 16:  Walk from Larkya Phedi to Bhimthang (3710m)

This is your longest walking day and hardest too because you have to Pass the 5160m Larkya Pass. Prepare your Pack Lunch and start to walk very early in the morning with head lamp. As well carry your Drinking Water yourself from Phedi, after the Phedi you will get Lodges directly at Bhimthang. From the Pass and after the Pass you will see the so many Peaks Like Himlung, Annapunrna 2 and etc. You will walk 8 to 11 hours during the day. Walking duration depends on your condition. This your high pass of the Trek that’s why you will have chance to get an altitude sickness so take your  first aid kit with you with an essential medicine and walk with your Guide or Nepali Team. You will get the best lodges and meals at Bhimthang after your hardest Larkya Pass.


Day 17:  Walk from Bhimthang to Dharapani Village (1910m)

Walk to Dharapani 7 to 8 hours approx from Bhimthang. You walk today through the Rhodendendron and Pine forest by crossing the River of Dudh Khola, Marsyandi. You get lodges on the before to reach Dharapani so take your lunch on the way and reach to Dharapani. The Place Dharapani is the main leading trail to Annapurna Circuit. Overnight at Dharapani where you can overnight.


Day 18:  Walk from Dharapani Village to Chame (2610m)

It’s 15 km around walking from Dharapani to Chame and it takes 6 to 7 hours. Walk along the left side of River Marsyangdi. On the way you see the view of mt Annapurna 2,4 and Lamjung Himal. The place chame is the head quarter of Manang district where you get so many lodges. Overnight at Chame.


Day 19:  Walk from Chame Village to Upper Pisang Village (3300m)

You walk today 6 hours around which is 13 km from Chame to upper Pisang Village. Today as well you see the best view of mt Annapurna two and Peak Pisang. Lunch you can have at Dhukur Pokhari then continue walk to Upper Pisang, which is very beautiful village with view of Annapurna. At Upper pisang you get lodges and Meals for an overnight.


Day 20:  Walk from Upper Pisang Village to Manang (3504m)

Today you walk 17 km around and it takes about 5 hours in minimum. Walk through the Gheru Village which is known as the best view point of Annapurna Two, Three, Four, Pisang Peak, Gangapurna and Tilicho. You Overnight at Manang which is the best place, where you get bakery and you get best lodges.


Day 21:  Acclimatization day at Manang (3504m)

You can today acclimatize your day at Manang, On this day visit Gangapurna Lake or hike to Ice lake. But if you are interested to walk, go to the bakeries walk around Manang and visit the village.


Day 22:  Walk from Manang to Yak Kharka (4050m)

Walk to Yak Khara 3 to 4 hours which is 9.5 km from Manang. Today you walk mostly uphill and higher altitude therefore walk slowly, drink plenty of Water, eat energetic Meals and wears the best gears. At Yak kharka you get Lodges for overnight so stay there with your Trekking staffs. After Lunch you will time so walk 300 m up and sleep at lower which helps you for an acclimatize.


Day 23:  Walk from Yak Kharka to Thorong Phedi (4525m) or High Camp

You walk today 8 km around and it will take 4  hours tentatively. You cross the River Marsyangdi through the bridge and walk uphill to Phedi or High Camp. For an Overnight decide as per your Physical condition. If you high to High Camp, it will be better for next because you will cross the Thorong La faster.

lower which helps you for an acclimatize.


Day 24:  Walk from Phedi (4525m) or High Camp to Muktinath (3700m)

You walk 15.5 km around and it will takes 9 to 11 hours according to your physical condition. Your highest Pass it called Thorong La which is 5416 m. From your Camp you walk uphill to Pass and from the pass walk only downhill to Muktinath. Again enjoy the view of Annapurna and Dhaulagiri. When you reach to Muktinath visit the Buddhist and Hindus Temples


Day 25:  Drive from Muktinath to Tatopani (1200m)

You drive today 113km from Muktinath to Tatopani (Hot spring) and it takes 7 to 8 hours drive. You drive through the Jomsom, Marpha and Ghasa to Tatopani. You can drive by Local Jeep, Bus or Private Jeep. If you prefer lower cost drive by Public jeep or Bus but if you need comfort then drive by Private Jeep. Overnight at Tatopani.


Day 26:  Walk from Tatopani to Ghorepani (2860m)

You walk today 17km uphill to Ghorepani and it will take 7 hours around from Tatopani to Ghorepani. In the beginning you cross the River Kaligandaki and walk through the Village of Shika, Chitre to Ghorepani. Beautiful Villages, Rhododendron and slight Annapurna Range panoramas are highlighted for this day.


Day 27:  Walk from Ghorepani to Hille (1430m)

12 km and 5 to 6 hours around you walk today, early in the morning walk to Poonhill for the best sunrise mt view of Annapurna, Dhaulagiri range. After the view panorama back to Lodge and take breakfast then you walk downhill to Hille through the Rhododendron and bamboos Trees. You can take lunch at Banthanti or Ullleri then walk down hill to Hille. Overnight at Hille Village.


Day 28:  Walk from Hille Nayapul and drive to Pokhara

Today you 3 hours around then drive to Pokhara. Next day you can do sightseeing around Pokhara or drive to Chitwan or drive Kathmandu as per you plan.


We have updated here our best Guides for Manaslu Circuit Trek of 2023 Autumn Season who are are as bellow on Photos. Our Guides and clients  had  taken these real Photos of Manaslu Circuit Trek and we let you know that our Guides and Porters are experience for Manaslu Circuit Larkya Pass Trek in Nepal for all trek seasons.

Best Guide for Manaslu circuit Trek, Guide Mr.Bal
Best Guide for Manaslu circuit Trek, Guide Mr.Bal
Mr Bal Guide is for Manaslu Trek
Mr Bal Guide is for Manaslu Trek

Mr. Bal Kumar Magar (Bal is one of the most experienced and well knowledgeable  best Guide on our Team. He had Been  there in Manaslu Trekking areas 4 times as the best Guide in Autumn Season 2023. And his some genuine photos have  displayed.


Best Guide for Manaslu Circuit Trek, Mr.Bansa
Best Guide for Manaslu Circuit Trek, Mr.Bansa

Mr.Bansa Man (Bansa) Had been to Manaslu circuit Trek one times as a Guide with Russian Client. He is proved that he knows and experienced for Mamanslu Region Trek.


Best Guide for Manaslu Trek (Mr. Bishan and Saroj)
Best Guide for Manaslu Trek (Mr. Bishan and Saroj)

They had been there with French Clients in Autumn season 2023.


Guide Mr Bishan for Manaslu Larkya Pass Trek
Guide Mr Bishan for Manaslu Larkya Pass Trek

He had been there as Guide for Manaslu Larkya Pass with Israel Clients in 2023 (autumn) Season.


Our best Porter for Manaslu Circuit of  2023 Autumn Season

Mr.Ram Kumar had been two times regularly to Manaslu Circuit Trek as Porter and he succeeded his job. We found him as strong, kind, honest and very helpful Porter for Manaslu Circuit (Karkya Pass).

Best Porter for Manaslu Circuit Trek 2023 (Autumn Season)
Best Porter for Manaslu Circuit Trek 2023 (Autumn Season)
Manaslu Circuit Trek Porter Ram is with Clients
Manaslu Circuit Trek Porter Ram is with Clients

What else need to know for Manaslu Trek in Nepal?

Foremost information which are as bellow:-

-Get the Manaslu Restricted Trekking Permit

-Get the Manaslu Conservation area Project Permit

-Get the Annapurna  Conservation area Project Permit

Above the mentioned all Permit you need for the Manaslu Circuit Trek in Nepal which are as bellow on the Picture. Trekking permits you can not issue yourselves, to issue your Trekking Permit go through the Local legal registered Trekking agencies in Nepal.

Manaslu Trek Permit
Manaslu Trek Permit

What else important document for  Manaslu Trek Permit?

-Original Passport (Nepal Visa valid)

-Original Passport (Nepal Visa Number)

-Passport Size photo 3PP

-Manaslu Trek Itinerary with entry and exit date

-Manaslu Trek Itinerary with entry and exit Place

-Manaslu Trek Guide’s Trekking Insurance.

-Agency Permit Submission and Guaranty Letter.

-Tax Clearance & Nepal Rastra Bank Paper.

-Manaslu Trek Guide License with Guide Citizenship.

-Manaslu Restricted areas Permit Fee.

-MCAP and ACAP fee.


How many person need to be  for  obtaining the  Manaslu Trek Permit?

To obtain the Manaslu Trek Permit,  Tourists you need to be  at list 2 persons. If you are solo for the Manaslu Trek then you should join the Trekking Permit with other groups.If you are single person then you  can join your Manaslu Permit with other fixed departure Groups. To know the fixed departure groups contact to Trekking agencies in Kathmandu Nepal. It is possible to do if there are fixed departure Group.  But it requires  same date (starting and end) For the solo trekker Manaslu Trekking permit has been strictly banned. That’s why you need to 2 persons to obtain your Trekking Manaslu Trek Permit and Trekking Guide.


Who arrange the Manaslu Trek Permit in Nepal?

Legally registered Trekking agencies are only authorized to arrange  the  Manaslu Trek Permit. Our Agency is Legal  that’s why we are able to arrange your Manaslu Trek Permit.Enjoy Nepal Treks Expedition & Tours Pvt.Ltd is Legal Trekking agency in Nepal, therefore we can manage your Trekking Permit for Manaslu Trekking. Also we provide your Trekking Guide. We are located at Kapan 12 Kathmandu Nepal.Our staffs are very helpful, strong, knowledgeable and friendly, so just contact us if you need Trekking Guide and Trekking Permit Management. We assist you with a great pleasure.


Can go tourist Manaslu Trek without Nepalese Trekking Guide?

Manaslu Trek is prohibited to without Nepalese Trekking Guide.You have to hire through the Legal local Trekking agencies in Kathmandu. for the Fit, this Treks has been closed. So you have to take your Manaslu Trekking Permit trough Trekking agencies with License holder Trekking Guide. If you go without Trekking Guide, you will be not able to enter at the Check Point. At that time you have to show your Trekking Permit with Trekking Guide. Therefore hire your Trekking Guide with Trekking Agencies in Kathmandu and your Trekking Guide. It is informed you very kindly do not go without Guide. You are not allow to enter at the Permit check Point in Manaslu areas.


Which time will be best for Manaslu Circuit?

Our Team would like to inform you according to our experience and Practice knowledge, autumn and Spring Season can be best time for Manaslu Circuit Trek in Nepal. During these seasons, Most of the Trekkers go there for Trekking but winter and Summer Season Manaslu areas Trekking is not recommended. During the winter, Most of Lodges can be closed due to heavy snowfall and Cold Weather. In summer also this route not recommend because of heavy rain and Landslide.

Manaslu Circuit Trek Photo (2023)
Manaslu Circuit Trek Photo (2023)

Where to take Permits for Manaslu Circuit?

-Manaslu Circuit Trek Permit which is called Special Permit, This Permit you can take through the Nepalese Legal Trekking agencies and it is issued at Nepal immigration.

-Manaslu Conservation areas Permit which is called MCAP, This Permit is submitted though the Trekking agencies and it is provided at Nepal Tourism Board (NTB)

-For the Manaslu Circuit Trek, It requires Annapurna Conservation areas Permit Which is called MCAP and it is given at NTB (Brikutimandap)


How hard or difficult is Manaslu Circuit Trekking?

-While doing this Trek, the first you drive from Kathmandu to Soti or Machha Khola then you start for walking which is moderate till to Samdo Village. After the Samdo you walk to Dharmasala which is known as Larkya Phedi then you will Cross Larkya Pass, These 2 days will be the harder or difficult during the Manaslu Circuit Trek due the high altitude. Some of Trekkers get an altitude sickness on these days. After the Larkya Pass 5160m, Your Trek will be easy again.


Packing or Equipment list for Manaslu Circuit Trekkers?

-You need Sleeping Bag for Manaslu Circuit  Trek, Prepare for -10 degree.

– Trekking Poles is suggested for preparing when you go to Manaslu areas.

-Drinking Water Bottle, Prepare while going there.

-Water Tablet for purification.

-Head Lamp you need at night and for the Larkya Pass, because you start to walk very early morning for pass.

-Trekking Bag in compulsory for Trekkers.

-Sunglass, Lip Card, Sun Cream, Sun Hat, Warm Hat, Neck Buff, Trekking Trousers, T-Shirts, Trekking Shoes/ Boot, Socks , Gloves, Feather down Jacket, Flip lop, Shampoo,  Toothpaste, Brush, Duffel Bag, Camera, Hand sanitizer, First aid kit and essential medicine.

-Spikes for Larkya Pass

-Jacket (Waterproof)

-Mobile with NTC and NCL SIM

-Note: and your all necessaries things.


Internet or Wifi facilities in Manaslu Circuit areas

At the most of places there is now electricity and at the most of Local lodges they have Internet or Wifi for Trekkers. But it’s not free, you have to pay charge for using which is belongs to lodges. Still you get not wifi at Larkya Phedi (Dharmasala).


Possible to drink Mountain Water in Manaslu region

We do not recommend to drink directly but you can drink filter and Boiled Water which is safe for drinking. For your health safety, consider to drink Mineral, Filter and Boiled Water during your Manaslu Circuit Trek. Disadvantages of drinking Mountain Water, you will get cough, diarrhea and Tonsil.


ATM or Credit Cards access in Manaslu Circuit Trek

ATM access at Philim and Besisahar while going the Manaslu Circuit Trek, That’s the reason you need Cash for your Trek. Exchange your Trekking Budget at money exchange in Kathmandu before to start your Trek. In case, if your NPR cash is not an enough at the mid of Trek, of course lodges will change some of small amount but they give you less rate. Get well information before your Trek and follow the Trekking agencies guidelines.


Mobile and batteries charge access in Manaslu Circuit areas

You can charge your Mobile and Camera during the Trek but you need to pay for charging at lodges. They do not have fixed price for Charging cost, although they cost normally 3$ to 5$ around. Charging cost depends on altitudes and Lodges owner.


How much does the Accommodation, Bed Room Charge in Manaslu Circuit areas

Lodges have not accurate price, cost for Bed Room Charge in Manaslu, they charge normally 5$ in tentative. Mentally prepare for Bed Room or overnight charge Per head 5$ per night. On Bed you get mattress and blanket at the most of lodges. Pillow do not aspect at the every Lodge.


Food, Meals and Cost in Manaslu Circuit areas

You get at lodges at Breakfast: Set Breakfast, Porridge, Tibetan Bread with honey, Peanut, jam and Butter, Chapatti, Toast Breads, Eggs items, Corn flakes, Pancake, Muesli and Granola etc.

You get at lodges at Lunch and Dinner: Noodle items, Pizza Items, Momo Items, Pasta Items, Spaghetti, Sandwich and Burger items, Soup items, Rice and Curry, Potato items, Sizzlers, Macoroni item, Salad, Local Dindo and Shepra stew.

Soft Drinks Items: Hot Water, Black Tea, Milk Tea, Masala Tea, Ginger Tea, Mint Tea, Butter Tea, Hot Milk, Coffee Black and Milk, Juices in Can like fanta, Coke, Sprite and Red bull.

Hard Drinks Items: Local Raksi, Wine, Beers, Rum items and Vodka items etc.

Food, Meals Cost in Manaslu Circuit: For Lunch and Dinner, it cost 5$ to 8$ around for one Item, cost depends which food you eat.

Breakfast Cost in Manaslu Circuit: It cost 3$ to 5$ for single item.


Per day how much money needs for Manaslu Circuit Trek?

Per day you need 40$ to 50$ Per person, This cost is in tentative because meals cost can be changeable according to the Clients and dish. In 40 to 50$ you can pay easily yours’ per day Meals like Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Tea, Coffee, Chocolate, Shower, Bedroom Charge, Wifi, Battery Charge etc. Your budget depends on your Meals and expenses.


Animal and Birds in  Manaslu Circuit Trek

Animal in Manaslu Circuit Trek: you will have change to see snow Leopard, Blue Sheep, Yak,Black Bear, Musk Deer, Thar, Marmot, Wild board etc.

Birds in Manaslu Circuit Trek: Pleasants, Cuckoo, snow Cocks, Babblers, Pigeon, Barbets, Vultures and Woodpeckers etc.


Manaslu Circuit Trek Permit Cost info

You need three types of Permits while entering the Manaslu region for Trekking as Tourist Trekkers and permits have different Price, Fee or cost which are as bellow:-

1)Special Permit cost for Manaslu areas is 100$ PP for a week (high season) and for low Season it cost 75$

2)MCAP, which is called Manaslu Conservation areas Permit and it cost 3000NPR

3)ACAP, which is called Annapurna Conservation areas Permit and it cost 3000NPR


Manaslu Circuit Trek distance info

Manaslu Circuit Trekking starts actually from Sotikhola or Machhakhola and end at Dharapani for walking but you drive from Kathmandu to Soti or Machhakhola and from Dharapani again you drive to Besisahar and continues drive to Kathmandu. It’s in Total 177 km around.


Driving Road condition in Manaslu Trekking

It is informed that, recently possible to drive until Machhakhola by Jeep which is off Road driving then you start your Trek by walking to Dharapani place or village and again you get off Road to Besisahar. From Besisahar again pitch Road access for Kathmandu drive.

Kathmandu to Arughat you can drive by Local Bus

Kathmandu to Soti or Machhakhola drive by Private Tourist Jeep

Dharapani to Besisahar drive by Local Jeep

Besisahar to Kathmandu drive by Local Jeep, Bus and Private Car or Jeep.

Jeep Road to Sotikhola (Manaslu Route)
Jeep Road to Sotikhola (Manaslu Route)
Manaslu Circuit Trek starts from Sotikhola 2023
Manaslu Circuit Trek starts from Sotikhola 2023

Helicopter Service information for  Manaslu Circuit areas

Within the Restricted areas it’s not an easy for Helicopter, although an emergency you can fly though the Trekking agencies. In case of accident or in critical situation our agency is ready to provide you Helicopter. We are able to provide you Helicopter in Manaslu areas. Requires Document and Process:-

1)Client’s Passport Copy

2)Client’s Insurance Paper

3) Letter Paper through the Agency to

Helicopter cost is 2500$

Helicopeter for Manaslu Circuit Restricted areas
Helicopeter for Manaslu Circuit Restricted areas

Tea house or Lodges  in Manaslu Circuit areas

There you get everywhere lodges during the Manaslu Circuit Trek for an overnight and meals. You get Trekking standard lodges-like Bed,  Toilet, Shower, Wifi and meals.  Lodges in Manaslu Trekking route: at Sotikhola you get 5 lodges, at Machhakhola 4 lodges, at Jagat 4 lodges, at Deng 3 Lodges, at Namrung 3 lodges, at Lho  4 lodges, at Sama 7 lodges, at Samdo 3 lodges, at Dharmasala or Larkya Phedi 2 simple lodges, at Bhimthang 5 lodges, at Dharapani 10 plus lodges.


 Is there available Heater inside the Room in Manaslu Circuit Trek?

In this Trek do not aspect the heater inside your Room because Manaslu Trek was remote route among the other treks in Nepal, but at the moment there are building the lodges. Therefore you get simple lodges and Room without heater but at the dining Room they have heater at most of places.


Single Room in Manaslu Trek Route

Of course you get single Room in Manaslu Trek Route but in the main Trekking season it is difficult to find due the so many tourists. In the beginning and in the end of season you get easily single Room but for the single Person Room Charge can be higher.


Don’t do in  Manaslu  Circuit Trek Route

At lodges you are not allowed to cook yourself by the Lodges owner, you get meals there and order at Lodge as per your choice in Menu. Lodges provide meals during your Trek and hunting is not allowed in these areas because this route is inhabited by Buddhist People and it is situated within the restricted areas of Nepal. As well Sexual harassment is not acceptable, respect to Locals and follow the rules.


Is possible to do camping in Manaslu Circuit Trekking Route?

It was only famous for camping before Manaslu Circuit Trek but at the moment there are lodges available and all the trekkers do lodge overnight instead of camping. Camping is not an necessary but as hobby, if you are interested you can do camping as well for Manaslu Trek. For an easy and affordable budget Lodge Trek is better than Camping in Manaslu Circuit.


Internet access in Manaslu Circuit Trekking Route?

Internet access is available in Manaslu Circuit Trekking Route and service as well at the lodges during your Trek besides Larkya Phedi or Dharmasala but an internet speed is very normal. While using the internet, it is not free so that you have to pay charge according to the lodges owner. In this route NTC and NCELL sim card work for mobile use.


Manaslu Circuit Trekking Route easy or difficult for beginner trekkers?

For the healthy trekkers Manaslu Trekking route is not difficult, for it you should  prepare to walk, you do not have problem of altitude, you need to be ready for walking 5 to 8 hours daily, be ready to overnight at Local lodges, be ready to eat Local meals, walk with Nepalese Guide and Porters, be positive and prepare well your gears for Trek.


Solo Tourist in Manaslu Restricted areas

It requires two Person for the Manaslu restricted areas therefore it is let you know for solo Tourist, do not go solo or alone. The reason is, that you can not issue your restricted permit for Manaslu if you are solo. But you can join with other trekkers for your Permit though the trekking agencies in Kathmandu. For it Enjoy Nepal Treks agency is ready to assist you if you are solo (Single) Tourist trekker for Manaslu Trekking route.


Highest Pass in Manaslu Circuit Trek

Larkya La 5106 m is the highest Pass in Manaslu circuit Trek which is longest walking day also of your this Trek. Early in the morning you walk from Dharmala to cross the Pass and finally you reach to Bhimthang. For this day, it is suggested to you for Packed Lunch because after the Dharmasala (Larkya Phedi) you get lodge directly at Bhimthang. And prepare well drinking Water, first aid with medicine, pass gears and walk with Nepalese staffs.


Where is located  Manaslu Circuit Trekking in Nepal?

Manaslu Circuit Trek is located within the Gorkha and Manang district of Nepal in the part of west central. Manaslu Circuit Trek begins at Machhkhola and end at Dharapani at the present. This areas is 1663 sq km


Weather and Temperature in  Manaslu Circuit for Trekking Season

In Spring Season: At night -4 to 6 degree around at the high Places and on day 7, 10 to 15, 18 degree around. At the lower places warm.

In Autumn Season: At night -3 to 5 degree around at the high Places and on day 18 to 20 degree around. At the lower places warm.

In Winter Season: Very Cold, Off Season

In Summer Season: Warm Weather but off season for Trekking


Best Trekking Agency or Company for Manaslu Circuit Trek

Enjoy Nepal Treks and Team is one of the best Trekking agency or company for Manaslu Circuit Trek in Nepal because agency has the best and most experience or knowledgeable Guides with Porters. Our young Team is highly dedicated, easy going and informative. We do not obligate to clients, we focus to client’s need and solve the problem comfort and we effort to clients for their satisfaction as per their plan and desires.

Best Trekking Agency or Company for Manaslu Circuit Trek
Best Trekking Agency or Company for Manaslu Circuit Trek

Manaslu Circuit Trek where to start and where to end?

At the present most of Trekkers start the Manaslu Circuit Trek from Machhakhola after driving by Tourist Private Jeep from Kathmandu about 8 to 9 hours. Then it begins 11 days walking with the 1 day acclimatization day. Actually, Manaslu Circuit Trek starts from Machhakhola and end at Besisahar.


Why the Tourists want to trek or Travel in Manaslu Circuit Route?

Multiple reasons to trek or travel to Manaslu Circuit Route in Nepal. It might be the first reason: Manaslu Circuit Trekking route is beautiful, 2nd reason: Manaslu is not crowed like Everest and Annapurna route, 3rd reason: you will see the 8th highest Mt Manaslu of the world, 4rth reason: Manaslu Circuit Trekking Itinerary can be joined with Tsum Valley, Rupinala Pass, Ganesh Himal and Annapurna Circuit Trekking, 5th reason: easy to drive from Kathmandu and you explore Buddhist culture, 6th reason: Manaslu special Permit is cheaper than other restricted areas Trek, 7th reason: Manaslu Circuit Trek is lodges trek where is easy to overnight.


What are the benefits of hiring a Guide for Manaslu Circuit Trek?

-Guide makes an easy to find the trail for Manaslu Circuit Trek.

-Guide knows the best lodges in Manaslu trails.

-Guide communicates well with local if the tourists get problem in communication.

-Guide explains well about the Trek and he takes cares to clients.

-Guide will be important when you get an altitude sickness, In this case guide helps and prevent.


What are the benefits of hiring a Porter for Manaslu Circuit Trek?

-Porter carries your luggage during your Manalsu Circuit Trek.

-When you hire Porter then you can walk only with your light day bag pack.

-Porter makes an easy to walk because he carries your heavy duffel bags.

-You enjoy your Manaslu Circuit Trek without any hesitation.


Our Manaslu Guides and Porters qualities for Manaslu Circuit Trek

-They have been there so many times.

-Guides and Porter are well experienced for Manaslu Circuit Trek.

-Guides and Porters have accidental insurance though agency for Manaslu tails.

-Guides have Legal Trekking Guide licensed and Porters are strong.

-Guides speak language (English, Germany, French, Russian, Spanish and etc)

-Our Guides and Porters are 100% honest, helpful and easy going.


Is it busy Manaslu Circuit Trek?

From Mid September to mid November and from mid March to mid May is seen busy Manaslu Circuit Trek and this season is known as busy season for Manaslu Circuit in Nepal. Summer and winter is off season for Manaslu. In the off season Trekkers can not trek to Manaslu because lodges have been closed by the owners. That’s why it will be difficult for overnight with meals.


Altitude Sickness in Manaslu Circuit (Larkya Pass) and Prevention

In this Trek some of Tourist or Trekkers get an altitude sickness and need to go for prevention. The best ideas are as bellow:-

-Walk slowly day to day.

-Drink enough Water and Tea.

-Do not smoke and avoid alcohol.

-Eat energetic meals.

-Sleep well.

-Take with you first aid kit and essential medicine.

-Eat Noodle Soup, Garlic Soup and Dalbhat.

-Talk to your Guide about your Problem.

-Walk with your Guide and Porters.


Is it safe to Trek Manaslu Circuit?

Manaslu Circuit is safe to trek in Nepal because you get there lodges and meals. People are very helpful and respect to tourists. Locals they welcome heartily at their lodges and give services to clients as much as possible their facilities.


Shower, Toilet, laundry in  Manaslu Circuit?

In Manaslu circuit Trek Route, you get Bucket shower at the high places and in lower gas shower. About the Toilet you get Trekking standard toilet at the lodges but for the laundry that you get not, so you have to wash your clothes yourself. For the laundry service need to be in Kathmandu before your Trek or after your Trek.


The best things to visit in Manaslu Circuit?

MBC or Manaslu Base Camp: Manaslu Base Camp is pristine place which is 4900 m about and located at the lap of Mt Manaslu in Gorkha district. Base Camp is visited by Manaslu Circuit Trekkers on the day rest day at Sama Gaun. It takes 7 to 9 hours for up and down (Sama Gaun to MBC and Sama Gaun). You visit the MBC, you enjoy the valley view of Sama Gaun Village and acclimatize your body. But due the high altitude and long distance less Tourist or Trekkers visit MBC or Manaslu Base Camp in their Manaslu Circuit Trek.

Manaslu Base Camp route
Manaslu Base Camp route

Visit Buddhist Religious Monasteries (Gompa) : If you are interested to explore Buddhist Religion visit Buddhist Religious Monasteries (Gompa) like Tserang Monastery which situated at the elevation of 3100m (Bhi Village), Hinang Monastery at elevation of 3100m,  Pungen Gomba visit from Sama Gaun village.

Visit Lakes : In Manaslu Circuit Trek, you can visit Berendra Lake and Death Lake which called Kaal Taal in Nepalese Language,. Birendra Lake is  considered as glacier Lake because Mt Manaslu snow melts to Birendra Lake. Visit the Kaal Taal Lake from Prok Village and Birendra Lake from Samaguan Village

Birendra Lake Photo
Birendra Lake Photo

Hike to Rui La from Samdo Village : Rui La is called as Lajing Bhanjyang which is 5000 m about and it is located at the boarder of  Nepal and Tibet. In ancient Period it was famous for trading route between Nepal and Tibet (China). Mostly People used to trade or transport by Yaks salt, Ghee, wool and Potatoes. It takes 5 to 8 hours hike from Samdo to Samdo. Time duration depends on your physical fitness (walking). When visit to Rui La, walk with your packed Lunch and drinking water because you get not any kind of tea houses and lodges on the way to Rui La (Lajing Bhanjyang).


Local People do for their livelihood in Manaslu Circuit areas:

People harvest barley, Potatoes, Maize, Wheat and Beans. Some of People have Yaks sheep and Chauris. But at the moment some of Local people are investing and engaging in Tourism business by opening the Tea houses or lodges in Manaslu Circuit areas because Tourists are visiting the Manaslu areas more and more day to day. And still some of women spend their daily time in classical craft.


Local People’s Language and dress in Manaslu Circuit areas:

Local People have their own language which is called Tibetan Gurung Language. In their daily they speaks own languages within the family and in same caste. In these areas Local people have their own Gurung Tibetan traditional dresses but at the present traditional dress is used by aged People. New generation people wear modern dress and they are changing their occupation in business.


Religion, Culture and festival of Manaslu Circuit areas Local People:

Local People are Buddhist religious and they follow the Buddhist culture. They celebrate the festival of Lhosar, Buddha Jayanti and Dajyang every year. Buddhist People focus for building the  Gompa (Monasteries), Mani Walls and Chorten. They round the monasteries and pray for peach, healthy life and happy family with Guru Ringboche.


Local foods of Manaslu Circuit area’s Local People:

They have their own dish in their daily meals like Dalbhat, Thenduk, Thukka, Potato Roti, Rilduk and Dhindo etc. Old people like to eat their tradition food and young people are most interested to eat continental foods because you people work with tourist more and they do hotel tourism business. They are not interested to follow their traditional business.


How to hire Manaslu Trek Guide in Nepal?

We have provide  Manaslu Trekking Guide in Nepal. If you  need Guide you can hire with us. Our Guides who are as bellow:-

Jiwan Rai:  Jiwan Rai is Trekking  Guide in Nepal. He is originally from Solukhumbu district(Lower Everest Region).He has been to Manaslu Circuit Trek More than 100 times. He speaks English Language. He is a honest and very helpful Trekking Guide at our agency.


Mingmar Sharpa :  Mingmar Sherpa is originally from Solukhumbu district(Lower Everest Region) of Nepal. He is one of the best Trekking Guide and Camping Trekking cook. He speaks Multi languages (Germany and English) He did the many treks in Nepal. Of course, he did Manaslu as well many times.


 Jaybir Rai: Jayabir Rai has been working as Porterguide. He has been to Manaslu Trek more than 10 times. He speaks an English for the communication. He is from Lower Everest Region(Nepal).He has been working at our Agency since 2017.He is an adventure Trekker. He did the Dhaulagiri and Everest 3 passes Trek as well.


Bal Kumar Magar: Bal Kumar Magar is an experience Trekking Guide in Nepal. He is working at your agency since 2023. He is from Solukhumbu district of Nepal(Lower Everest Region) He did the Manaslu Trek more than 100 times.

Manaslu Trek Guide-Bal Kumar Magar


Bansaman Rai: Banasman Rai is Trekking Guide, he went to Manaslu more than 100 times as Trekking. He live in Kathmandu presently, but he is originally from Lower Everest Region of Nepal. He has been working in Nepal Tourism sector since long time.


Kaman Rai: Kaman Rai is very experience and old Trekking Guide. He did Manaslu trek more than 500 times until now. He did all treks in Nepal. He was born in Lower Everest Region. He is a fine Camping Trekking cook as well in Nepal.


Bishan  Rai: Bishan Rai is Trekking Guide, Peak climbing Guide and Camping Trekking cook. He has done the Manaslu Trek as well more than 10 times.(He did adventure Dhaulagiri Treks, Aphu Lapcha pass Trek, Tashi Lapcha pass Trek and He climbed the  Mt.Himlung 7126m.)

Manaslu Trek Guide Bishan Rai


Saroj  Rai: Saroj  Rai is a young Trekking in Nepal but he did many adventure Treks which are called Himlung Expedition, Aphu Lapchha pass Trek, Dhaulagiri Trek and of course he has done Manaslu circuit.

Manaslu Trek Guide Saroj Rai

Chandra Pravat Rai: Chandra Pravat Rai is Trekking  Guide, he from Solukhumbu district (Lower Everest Region). He has been working as Porterguide. He did the Manaslu more than 5 times.

Manaslu Trek Guide Chadra Pravat


Nir Kumar Rai: Nir Kumar is Trekking  Guide and Peak climbing guide. He did many treks in Nepal as well he climbed Many Peaks in Nepal. He has an experience for Manaslu  Trek of course. He is high altitude, high passes and Climbing Guide.


Tes Kumar  Rai: Tes Kumar Rai Trekking Guide, he has been working in Nepal Tourism since 2002. He has long an experience of Nepal Treks. He did the Manaslu Trek more than 200 times. He is from Lower Everest Region of Nepal.

Manaslu Trek Guide Tes kumar Rai


 How about Local Guide for Manalsu Trek?

Local Guide are not able to work for Manaslu, belong to Nepal immigration rules it requires Nepal Tourism license Holder trained Trekking Guide requires, So  that you have to hire the Legal and professional Trekking Guide at Legal Trekking agencies In Kathmandu Nepal. Trekking agencies do not recommend Local Guide because to issue your Manaslu Restricted Trekking permit it requires Legal trained license holder Trekking Guide with all necessaries papers like, Insurance of Trekking Guide, Valid Trekking Guide license and citizenship etc. Without fulfill the all necessaries paper agencies are now allow to submit and issue your Manaslu areas Restricted Trekking Permit.


Online Porter and Guide forums Can arrange the trekking Permit for  Manalsu Trek?

Online Porter and Guide forums can not  arrange the  Manaslu Trek Permit. Legal Registered Trekking agency can only arrange the Manaslu Trek permit. At the present there are so many Manaslu Trek Guide forums but that forums are not Trekking agencies that’s why forums can not issue your Manaslu Trekking restricted Permits in Nepal. Forums are not legal to provide Manaslu Trek Guide in Nepal and not qualified to arrange your all necessaries Trekking Permit for Manalsu. If you have plan for Trek to Manalsu and if you are looking for hiring Guide then of course hire with Legal local Trekking agencies who can provide Guide and arrange your Trekking permit in Nepal.


Tourist can get directly Trekking Permit  for  Manalsu Trek without Trekking Agency?

It is not allow and provide the the Manaslu trek permit directly to Tourist.  Manaslu Trekking Permit is issued only by the Legal Registered Trekking Agency in  Kathmandu Nepal. You need to join at Trekking agency to obtain your Manaslu Trek Permit. Still there are not rules for providing Trek Permit directly to tourist Trekker in Nepal for Manaslu Restricted areas. Go through the Local legal Trekking agencies in Nepal. And your Trekking Permit you can get only in Kathmandu, you will not get or provide on the way to Manaslu areas. It is compulsory to take your Manaslu areas restricted Trekking Permit in Kathmandu before starting your Trek. Read and prepare all the necessaries requirement or Guidelines for Manaslu Circuit Trek  or Manaslu Trek Guide before start your Trek.


Why to book Manaslu Trek Guide with us?

-We are Local Trekking Agency.

-We are legal and Registered Trekking Agency.

-We work legally.

-We arrange your Manaslu Trek Permit.

-We have an experience Trekking Guide for Manaslu and Porter/Porterguide

-We have honest and very helpful Trekking Guide,Porter and  Porterguide

-We  work in reasonable price.

-We have Male and Female Manaslu Trek Guides.


With the Manaslu Trek Guide, Porter and Packages Services, We arrange Jeep so if you need contact us  for prompt Service  Kathmandu to Sotikhola Jeep cost.On our Team, we have 20 years driving experienced Driver. Our Jeep is comfort for driving Kathmandu to Soti or Machha Khola. It’s accessible to 6 Persons. We have our own Jeep therefore, We go on reasonable cost with highly safety.

Advantage to book Jeep with us: (Our Jeep Pick up at your Hotel, Comfort to Drive, Reasonable Cost or best Price, Experience Driver and Tourist Jeep)

Kathmandu to Soti & Machha Khola Jeep (Driver)
Kathmandu to Soti & Machha Khola Jeep (Driver)
Manaslu Circuit Trek Team 2023 (October)
Manaslu Circuit Trek Team 2023 (October)

Our contact booking info for Manaslu Trek Guide

What’sapp: +977-9808042808 (Ras)

Email: nepalvisit52@gmail.com  or info@enjoynepaltreks.com

Address: Kapan 12 Kathmandu, Nepal

Agency: Enjoy Nepal Treks Expedition & Tours Pvt. Ltd.


Ras Bdr Rai md enjoynepaltreks


 

0  Comments on Manaslu Trek Guide

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Categories

Recent Post