Manaslu Larkye Pass trek is challenge trek with amazing ethnic and scenic diversity. It’s remote area and very less touristic destination in the western central part of Nepal and Far East of Annapurna sub tropical Himalayan foothills to arid Trans Himalayan high pastures boarding to Tibet. This trek has pleasant contrasting features, narrow gorges and ravines turns into wide pastures and meadows, lush green valley turns to glacial moraines and Hindu shrines are replaced by chortens and stupas as the trek progresses including view of Manaslu (8156m/26,751ft) and several other peaks. During this trip we also cross the larkye la Pass (5,135m/16,842 ft) the highest point on the Manaslu. After cross the Larkye pass trek descend to Besishar with variety of natural landscapes and cultural heritage that Nepal so proudly boasts.The trip begins in the beautiful Kathmandu city and will take you up the mountains where you will have the grandest views of some of the highest mountains in the world. ... See More+
Manaslu Larkye Pass trek is challenge trek with amazing ethnic and scenic diversity. It’s remote area and very less touristic destination in the western central part of Nepal and Far East of Annapurna sub tropical Himalayan foothills to arid Trans Himalayan high pastures boarding to Tibet. This trek has pleasant contrasting features, narrow gorges and ravines turns into wide pastures and meadows, lush green valley turns to glacial moraines and Hindu shrines are replaced by chortens and stupas as the trek progresses including view of Manaslu (8156m/26,751ft) and several other peaks. During this trip we also cross the larkye la Pass (5,135m/16,842 ft) the highest point on the Manaslu. After cross the Larkye pass trek descend to Besishar with variety of natural landscapes and cultural heritage that Nepal so proudly boasts.The trip begins in the beautiful Kathmandu city and will take you up the mountains where you will have the grandest views of some of the highest mountains in the world.
Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu (1350 m / 4428ft)), Transfer to hotel
Flying into Kathmandu on a clear day is an unforgettable experience with the entire Nepalese Himalaya laid out below you. On arrival make your way through customs and the restricted zone to the passenger pick-up area outside the terminal building. You will be meet our representative and transferred to hotel where welcome drinks will be served. There will be a short briefing about your tour & trekking program. Stay Overnight at Hotel.
Day 2Preparation of the trek or Half day sightseeing Tour
Kathmandu – Explore the riverside Temple of Pashupatinath, Narayanthan, Bodnath Stupa, Swayambhunath, medieval city of Bhaktapur and Patan, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Stay Overnight at Hotel.
Day 3Kathmandu to Arughat (550m), 7-8 hrs drive
This morning we leave Kathmandu for long trek to Manaslu. Early in the morning we drive to Arughat by Private tourist bus, Car, Jeep or local bus (Depend on the group size) through the beautiful Nepalese countryside. Arughat is a small town; explore the surrounding area. Stay Overnight at Lodge.
Day 4Trek to Soti Khola (775m), 5 – 6hrs
After breakfast trek starts from the bank of the Budhi Gandaki River towards its point of origin. We pass the village of Morder and Simre to reach Arkhat River. After Arkhat we ascend slowly toward Kyoropani. You can Camp near the confluence of Seti River – an ideal place to take a fresh water bath. Overnight is at Lodge.
Day 5Trek to Machha Khola (900m) or Khorlabeshi 5 – 7hrs.
The trail descends slowly until you climb again to mountain ridge to Almara. Pass the forest trail to arrive at Riden Gaon. The valley here cuts into another side of the river to enter Budhi Gandaki. At Lambesi, the trail follows down to the sandy river bed of Budhi Gandaki and continue trek to Khorlabeshi.Overnight at Lodge
Day 6Trek to Jagat (1340m) 6 hrs
After crossing Machha River and Khrolabesi, there is a hot spring called “Tatopani”. The trail follows forested area after this, towards Dovan. Below Dovan, there is a huge rapid at Budhi Gandaki. As the elevation increases, the rapids and the scenery undergoes a complete transformation. At Jagat, there is a police check-post where your trekking permit will be checked. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 7Trek to Deng (1,920m) 7 – 8hrs.
After having breakfast, trek along the Budi Gandaki River through flat way to Philim village and to Eklebhatti village where we stop for lunch. From Eklebhatti we cross the river again and enter to dramatic section of the gorge high above the river. The trail goes up to west side of the valley and offers a pleasant walk through bamboo forests to the village of Deng for the overnight.
Day 8Trek to Namrung(2250m) 6 -7hrs
Today, we enter the area influenced by Buddhism. Walking few ups and downs through forests, we arrive at Ghap. On the way one can see well preserved paintings and elegant mani walls. From here valley becomes steeper and we ascend through bamboo and rhododendron forest to the village of Namrung. Overnight is at Lodge.
Day 9Trek to Lho (3,180m), 3 – 4hrs
Today we have short walk. Today we go through typical Tibetan village, which consists Tibetan style entrance gates; mani walls and Buddhist Gompas. We also get the views of Manaslu and Gorakh Himal before we arrive in Lho. Overnight is at Lodge.
Day 10Trek to Sama Gaun (3,450m), 3 – 4hrs.
Today, we start our trek with view of Ngadi Chuli or Peak 29. It is steep up way through the forest for couple of hours to bring us Shyala. From here we have superb view of Manaslu and Himalchuli. From here, easy walking through the forest brings us in Sama Gaun. Stay overnight at Lodge.
Day 11Acclimatization day at Sama Gaun
Today is the Acclimatization day in Sama Gaun. If you feel good, you can hike to Manaslu Base Camp through Birendra Lake or make a short hike to Sama monastery and relax at the village.
Day 12Trek to Samdo village (3,780m), 3 – 4hrs
Today we have pleasant walk to Samdo. The trail goes gradual up following Kali Gandaki River passing several mani walls. We also get the magnificent view of Mt. Manaslu and other major peaks throughout the day. We cross the Kaligandaki River and climb for 15-20 minutes before reaching Samdo. Overnight is at Lodge.
Day 13Trek to Dharmasala (4,460m), 3 – 4hrs
After the breakfast trek starts passing fields and old mani walls. Afterwards we descend towards River and cross the wooden bridge to arrive Larkya bazaar, once a very famous bazaar, of which now remains nothing. From here we go through another mani wall marks, where the trails start to climb with view of huge Larkya Glaicer ahead. A final push over with steep climbing closed the Larkya Glacier and to reach Dharmasala. Stay Overnight at Lodge.
Day 14Trek from Dharmasala-Cross the Larkya La (5,135m) and trek to Bimtang (3,630m), 8hrs.
Trek star early in the morning with pack lunch for the day. The trail is steep for about 3-4 hours to the Larkya top. From here, we have great panoramic view of Mt. Himlung, Kang Guru, Annapurna II and many more. From here the trails descend all the way for about 3 hours. Depending on the condition, crampons and ice axe are advisable to have as the trail might be covered by the snow. Stay Overnight at Lodge.
Day 15Trek to Tilje (2,240m), 5 – 6hrs
Today, we start our trek by crossing the pastures of Bimthang. Now the trail drops to a glacial stream at the origin of Dudh Khola. After crossing a wooden bridge, we descend into pine and rhododendron forest. We walk further through ups and down trails, prayer flags and terrace fields follow the way, bringing us to Gurung village Tilje. Stay Overnight at Lodge.
Day 16Trek to Dharapani 4hrs
Today, we start our trek by slowly descending to Dharapani. The trail now follows the Annapurna Circuit which is wide. After the lunch relax. Stay Overnight at Lodge.
Day 17Trek descend to Chyamche (1430m) 6hrs
Trek descend to Chyamche (1430m) 6hrs.Stay Overnight at Lodge.
Day 18Chyamche to Nagadi 6-7 hrs
Ascending gently for 30 minutes and the trail runs gently down to Sanjee Village, then trail goes up for 15 minutes to Gharmuu Phant. From here another 2 hours of easy walk and 30 minutes of ascend takes you to thevillage of Bahundanda. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 19Nagari to Beshishar 6-7 hrs
Nagari to Beshishar 6-7 hrs.Stay Overnight at Lodge.
Day 20Drive to Kathmandu, 7 hrs
After breakfast drive to Kathmandu by Private tourist bus / Van / Car / Jeep/ Hiace. Stay Overnight in Kathmandu.
Day 21Full day tour in Kathmandu
After breakfast proceed for a full day sightseeing tour of historical sites of Kathmandu Valley. Spend sometime in the evening for shopping. Stay Overnight at Hotel.
Day 22Departure from Kathmandu
Drive to the Kathmandu Airport to catch your flight home. Our staff will arrange your safe and timely arrival at International Airport Terminal and help you arrange your last minute departure details.
• All Airport / Hotel / Airport transportation by private vehicle (Car or Van) depend on the group size.
• Three meals a day (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner with hot drinks) Veg / Non Veg. during the trek.
17 night at Guest house/Lodge on the mountain on full board twin sharing room.
• 04 night hotel in Kathmandu with Bed and Breakfast twin sharing room.
• Guided Sightseeing tour in Kathmandu –UNESCO World heritage site.
• An English Speaking trained / government license holder trek Guide.
• 2 trekkers: 1 porter for tea house trek with salary, food and lodging
• All land transportation from KTM- Arughat & Beshisahar to Kathmandu by private jeep or bus.
• Welcome or Farewell dinner hosted by Mountain Go Trekking.
• All necessary official documents and papers work.
• Annapurna Conservation Permit, Manaslu Conservation Permit, Manaslu Special Permit and TIMS cards.
• Trekking duffel bag and trekking map.
• All applicable taxes presently 24.3%
• Payable emergency Helicopter service
• Office Service Charge.
• Hot shower / Camera battery charge, telephone during the trek.
• International airfare and clients travel insurance papers.
• Tips for Guide, porters & driver (Tips is expected)
• All the alcoholic and Nonalcoholic drinks.
• High risk medical & Personal equipment.
• Lunch and Dinner while in Kathmandu
• Monasteries entrance fee.
• Nepal Entry Visa fee
• Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section.
• Cost incidental to any change in the itinerary / stay on account of flight cancellation due to bad weather, Ill health, and roadblocks and / or any factor beyond control.
Above Itinerary can be customized at your request to accommodate your specific requirements .Please let us know whether you would like to make shorter or longer. We will follow accordingly.
The group leader will be given 25% discount on 7 paying group, 50 % discount on 10 paying group and 100% discount on 15 paying group.
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