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Manaslu Mountain

Mountain of the Spirit

ManasluManaslu, the eighth tallest mountain on the planet, presents one of the most challenging treks in Nepal. Manaslu mountain stands in the vicinity of Annapurna. Thanks to its peculiar appearance, Manaslu mountain peak can be noticed from afar for it juts out steeply above its neighboring landscape. Elongated ridges and valley glaciers provide comparatively easy approach to the mountaineers.

Overview
Location West Central Nepal
Altitude 8,156m (26758 ft)
Importance 8th Highest Mountain in the World
Mountain Range Himalaya
Region Manaslu Himal
Convenient Center Pokhara
Nearest major Airport Kathmandu
Best Trek Season April To May & Late September To October

Route Map
Manslu treks offer a chance to experience the untouched region of Nepal. Number of tourists coming in area have been restricted to preserve the freshness of the area. The government wants to save the region from undue commercialisation. Thanks to this approach, the travellers get the opportunity to enjoy refreshing atmosphere of the trekking circuit. Here is possible itinerary of Manaslu trek.

Day 1: Arrive Kathmandu

Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Day 3: Drive to Arughat

Day 4: Trek to Soti Khola (730m)

Day 5: Trek to Labishe (880m)

Day 6: Trek to Dobhan (1,070m)

Day 7: Trek to Jagat (1,370m)

Day 8: Trek to Serson (1,750m)

Day 9: Trek to Deng (1,860m)

Day 10: Trek to Ghap (2,380m)

Day 11: Trek to Namrung (2,540m)

Day 12: Trek to Shyala (3,330m)

Day 13: Trek to Samagaon (3,3,90m)

Day 14: Rest and acclimatisation day

Day 15: Trek to Manaslu base camp (4,300m)

Day 16: Trek to Samdo (3,690m)

Day 17: Rest and acclimatisation day

Day 18: Trek to Larkya la Rest House (4,460m)

Day 19: Trek over Larkya la pass (5,213m) to Bimtang (3,590m)

Day 20: Trek to Dharapani (1,860m)

Day 21: Trek to Syange

Day 22: Finish trekking at Besi Sahar, drive to Pokhara

Day 23: Drive to Kathmandu

Day 24: At lesiure in Kathmandu

Day 25: Fly back home

Major Attractions of the Trek
The trek is approximate 200km long circular pathway surrounding several mountain ranges connecting number of hamlets. The trek follows a clear glacial stream known as Buri Gandaki. The trek trail appeals to the tourists' primitive, persona. Striking features of the trek are the following:


Trek Highlights
» Scenic views of Tibet and an insight into Tibetan way of living through various monasteries and Tibetan settlements.
» Uninterrupted mountain views, lakes and waterfalls encircled by alpine and tropical forests.
» Comparatively easy trekking

Permits
The Mansalu mountain is a controlled trekking route which demands special permits to organise trekking groups to venture round its spectacular circuit.
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