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15-Day Manaslu Trek by Yellow Swissa

Low carbon footprint
Support local business
On-the-ground prices

Description

Private trip
15 days 14 nights
This is an adventure which exposes you to the wonderful cultural heritage and Himalayan vistas. It is an awesome entry, covering wilderness walk, to the hidden valley bordering Nepal with Tibet. Be awed by the majestic view of Manasulu which is the eighth highest peak in the world.

Meet your guide

YS

Yellow Swissa

Our Pick!
Fluent English
27 years experience
An extremely experienced and reliable rafting and trekking company in Nepal. They're passionate about sharing their culture and nature. Although they do the usual touristy ABC and EBC treks, they're passionate about off-the-beaten-path treks. They work ethically, not allowing their porters to carry more than 15kg.

Prices

Prices start from USD$1,125 per person Prices start from NPR124,537.50
Prices may differ based on no. of travellers. Please select no. of travellers in the booking form to see the final adventure price.

Itinerary

Please note that this is a sample itinerary and may be subject to change depending on weather conditions.
Day 1: Kathmandu - Soti Khola (608m) - 7hrs

Beautiful landscapes, Local shops

  • - Drive from Kathmandu
  • - Pass Dhading district, Arkhet Bazar, Kuerepani, local shops or Arkhet Bazar
  • - Arrive at Soti Khola, stay overnight
Day 2: Soti Khola (608m) - Machha Khola (869m) - 6hrs

Start of trek

  • - Start trek from Soti Khola
  • - Pass Budhi Gandaki
  • - Arrive at Machha Khola village, stay overnight
Day 3: Machha Khola (869m) - Jagat (1340m) - 7hrs

Beautiful gurung villages

  • - Start trek from Machha Khola
  • - Pass Doban, Philim, Yara Khola
  • - Arrive at Jagat, stay overnight
Day 4: Jagat (1340m) - Lokpa (2240m) - 6hrs

  • - Start trek from Jagat
  • - Pass through villages (Mani, Barchham, Lihi, Sho, Lho)
  • - Arrive at Lokpa
Day 5: Lokpa (1860m) - Deng (1860m) - 6hrs

Manaslu Conservation Area, Wildlife sightings

  • - Start trek from Lokpa
  • - Pass Manaslu Conservation Area
  • - Arrive at Deng, stay overnight
Day 6: Deng (1860m) - Namrung (2630m) - 6hrs

Mountain views

  • - Start trek from Deng
  • - View of Manaslu, Himalchuli Saula Himal and Dwijen Himal
  • - Arrive at Namrung, stay overnight
Day 7: Namrung (2630m) - Syala (3500m) - 5hrs

Village stay

  • - Start trek from Namrung
  • - Arrive at Syala, stay overnight
Day 8: Syala

Interaction with locals

  • - Acclimatization day at Syala
  • - Interact with locals, experience Tibetan culture
  • - Overnight at Syala
Day 9: Syala (3500m) - Samagaon (3520m) - 2 hrs

Short trek

  • - Start trek from Syala
  • - Arrive at Samagaon, stay overnight
Day 10: Samagaon (3520m) - Samdo (3875m) - 5hrs

Meet Tibetan refugee community

  • - Start trek from Samagaon
  • - Arrive at Samdo village, a well-established Tibetan refugee community, stay overnight
Day 11: Samdo (3875m) - Dharmasala (4460m) - 5hrs

Witness Larke glaciers

  • - Start trek from Samdo
  • - Arrive at Dharamshala, stay overnight
Day 12: Dharmasala (4460m) - Bhimtang (3590m) via Larke-La Pass - 8hrs

Glacial Lake, Summit, Start descent

  • - Start trek from Dharmasala
  • - Pass glacial lake, reach the head of the moraine
  • - Pass Larke La Pass
  • - Arrive at Bhimtang, stay overnight
Day 13: Bhimtang (3590m) - Gho (2515m) - 5hrs

Mostly descending

  • - Start trek from Bhimtang
  • - Views of Manaslu, Lamjung Himal, Himlung Himal and Cheo Himal
  • - Walk through rhododendron forest
  • - Arrive at Gho, stay overnight
Day 14: Gho (2515m) - Tal (1700m) - 5hrs

Last day of trek, Beautiful waterfalls

  • - Start trek from Gho
  • - Enjoy a stone paved trail
  • - Arrive at Tal, stay overnight
Day 15: Tal (1700m) - Besisahar (760m) - Kathmandu - 9 hrs

Back to Kathmandu

  • - Drive from Tal to Besisahar, finally to Kathmandu

What's included

  • - All ground transports
  • - 14 nights’ tea house lodge accommodation in mountain
  • - Full meals during the trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner and tea/coffee)
  • - An experienced and English speaking guide, his food,travel, salary, equipment and insurance
  • - Strong porters (2 people will be sharing one)
  • - All entrance fees and special restricted permit
  • - First Aid Medical Kit
  • - All government Vat / Tax including local taxes
  • - Visa Fee 
  • - Travel Insurance 
  • - International airport tax 
  • - Optional activities 
  • - Tips and gratuities
  • - Accommodation in Kathmandu

Where you'll be staying

Transport Information

Return transport included

Pick-up Time
Flexible
Pick-up Point
Chaksibari Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Drop-off Time
Flexible
Drop-off Point
Chaksibari Marg, Kathmandu 44600, Nepal
Transport Notes

No airport transfer

What to bring

4 passport sized photos
Altitude sickness pill
Fleece wear
Gloves
Gloves
Polarised sunglasses
Socks
Sunblock
Thermals
Trekking pants
Walking poles
Water bottle
Water proof trekking shoes
Windbreaker jacket

Important info

Booking Policy

Bookings should be made at least 7 days before the desired start date. If you require an earlier booking, please contact us and we would be happy to help!

Strict Cancellation Policy

The adventure can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. Cancellations after this date will not be eligible for a refund, unless your spot is booked and completed by another traveller. If your spot is booked and completed by another traveller, a full refund will be processed within 14 days of the adventure start date.

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Earliest available 23 Oct 2019
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USD$1,125
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