Manaslu trek is an adventure with a difference in the comfort of cozy and spacious camping facilities and in lodge where available known as Tea-House from the early days since the commercial trekking began, an awesome picturesque journey around Manaslu & Larkya – la trekking leading to a remarkable wonderful journey to the best part of mid west Himalayan region with constant views of snow capped mountains throughout this trekking, a marvelous walk in and around world’s eight highest mountain Mt. Manaslu at 8, 163 m / 26, 781ft, first climbed by Japanese mountaineers and Nepali Sherpa climbers in May 09th 1956. This adventure follows the torrent Budi Gandaki River all the way to its source at Larkya phedi and Manaslu area, where it’s fed by huge glacier of Manaslu range of mountains.
This remarkable adventure manaslu trekking starts with an interesting scenic drive to Soti khola bazzar via Arughat, a small market centre in the district of Gurkha region, from here trek to Around Manaslu & Larkya – La trek begins passing nice traditional villages like Jagat, Samagaon and Dharapani. The trek crosses the high pass of 5,200m at Larkya – La pass, straddling the border with Tibetan plateau.
Manaslu area is protected by Manaslu Conservation Area established in 1998. The walk around Manaslu & Larkya – la offers dramatic views of another massif 7000 m peak, Ganesh Himal (Yangra) with its height of 7,422 m / 24,350 ft located east of Mt. Manaslu.
This awesome Manslu journey completes reaching on the famous popular Annapurna circuit trail at Dharapani, Tal, our adventurous walk completes at Jagat another village with the same name, for the drive back to Kathmandu through the town of Beshisahar after a delightful and memorable time in the high Himalayan mountains with Unique Path.