Trip Details

  • Destination: Nepal
  • Trip Difficulty: Moderate
  • Trip Style: Trekking
  • Transport: Tourist Vehicle
  • Food: American Plan Basis
  • Accommodation: Hotel & Tea House
  • Group Size: 2-14
  • Max Elevation: 5,135 M

Manaslu Circuit Trek is also known as Manaslu Larke La Pass Trek that will take you to the northwest of Kathmandu to the lap of Mt. Manaslu. Rising 8,163 meters above the sea level, Mt. Manalsu is the eight highest mountain. Manaslu Circuit Trekking is one of the most famous treks in the Manaslu region, yet only a handful of trekkers visits this place every year. Opened in1991 AD for travelers, this region will present you the rich culture, unique lifestyle, breath-taking landscape, and stunning Himalayan mountain views. During Manaslu Circuit Trek, you will get to see beautiful views of Annapurna range (8,091 m), Himalchuli, Mt. Ngadi Chuli, Ganesh Himal, Mt. Shringi, and many other snow-laden mountains. 

Culture and tradition in Manaslu region

The fewer visits of travelers, the trekking trail of this region are less crowded and pristine. Even in the peak season, you will only see countable numbers of trekkers here. If you are someone who is looking for off-the-beaten trekking experience, then Manaslu Circuit Trek is the best option for you. During the trek, you will pass by many secluded villages like Lho, Sama Gaun, and Samdo where you will get to observe rich culture, beliefs, and daily lifestyle of people residing here. On the way, several gompas, chortens, and prayer flags will also show you the ancient tradition of the region. You will visit ancient Pungyen Monastery,  hole lake known as Dudh Kunda, crossing Larke La Pass along with enjoying gorgeous views of Manaslu glacier.

Food and Accommodation during Manaslu Circuit Trek

You will stay in 2 or 3 stars hotel in Kathmandu and in tea house/guest house during the Manaslu Circuit trekking. All the rooms will be on twin sharing basis with common washrooms during the trek.

During Manaslu Circuit Trek, you will get served food bases on teahouse/guest house menu. There will a good variety of food along with that snacks & bars can be found on the trail. In Kathmandu, you will find a huge variety of cuisine. You will only get breakfast in Kathmandu. There will also be welcome and farewell dinner in Kathmandu.

Manaslu Circuit Trek difficulty

Manaslu Circuit Trek is a moderate journey in the Himalayas. This trek is perfect for to have some trekking experience before going on tougher and more challenging treks. 

You don't need to have prior trekking experience to do this trek. However, every day you have to trek for around 5 to 6 hours, which does require good physical fitness, determination, and good stamina. This is a perfect trek for someone especially novice trekkers who want to taste the beauty of raw Himalayas.

Best time to go on Manaslu Circuit Trek

Spring (March-May) and Autumn (September-November) is the best time to go on Manaslu Circuit Trek 15-days. During Spring and Autumn, the region presents captivating views of the mountain landscapes and trail also become extremely beautiful.


  • Experience off-the-beaten trekking 
  • Rich culture and heritage
  • Trek through picturesque villages like Lho, Sama Gaon, Samdo
  • Cross challenging Larke La Pass
  • Visit the holy lake, Dudh Kunda
  • See stunning views of Manalsu glacier
  • Get to see many Himalayan mountains like Mt. Manaslu, Annapurna range, Himalchuli, Mt. Ngadi Chuli, Ganesh Himal, Mt. Shringi

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel
  • Day 2Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat (680m) and trek to Seti Khola (880m)
  • Day 3Trek from Seti Khola to Machha Khola (900m)
  • Day 4Trek from Machha Khola to Jagat (1,430m)
  • Day 5Trek from Jagat to Eklebati (1,700m) to Dyang (1,800m)
  • Day 6Trek from Dyang to Bi Phedi (2,050m) to Namrung (2,660m)
  • Day 7Trek from Namrung to Shyaula (3,480m) to Sama Village (3,360m)
  • Day 8Hiking of Manaslu Base Camp to Sama Village (3,360m)
  • Day 9Sama Village to Sama Gompa (3,550m) to Samdo (3,800m)
  • Day 10Trek from Samdo to Larke Phedi (4,300m)
  • Day 11Trek from Larke Phedi to Larke La Pass (5,135m) to Bhimthang (3,650m)
  • Day 12Trek from Bhimtang to Tilje (2,300m) to Dharapani (2,000m)
  • Day 13Trek from Dharapani – Bhulbhule – Khudi – Basisahar – Dumre – Kathmandu
  • Day 14Sightseeing and Shopping day at Kathmandu
  • Day 15Transfer to airport for final departure

What's Included

  • Transportation Service
    Arrival and Departure: Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle and “Welcome Farewell Dinner with Drinks” at Kathmandu.
    Domestic Flight: Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Lukla to Kathmandu with Personal Baggage.
  • Accommodation & Meal Service
    Hotel Accommodation in Kathmandu: 3 Night standard accommodation in three-star hotel in Kathmandu including breakfast, B/B plan basis. (Possible to arrange Single Room)
    Lodge Accommodation during Trek: 10 Night Lodge accommmodation and full board meals a day Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner during the trekking, AP plan basis. (Possible to arrange Single Room)
    Drinks & Beverage: Tea, Coffee, Hot Chocolate, Hot Milk, Juice (Lemon, orange, mango, etc) and hot drinking water as required.
  • Manpower Service
    Guide: An experienced, English-speaking government-licensed guide and assistant guide.
    Porter: Porter for each member to carry their baggage during Trek as per required.
  • Government Taxes
    All necessary paperworks and trekking permits
    Manaslu Conservation Area Permit and Annapurna Conservation Area Permit
    All government and local taxes during the Manaslu Circuit trek
  • Safety and Security
    We Provide one Duffle Bag for each member and full information of Everest Base Camp Trek.
    First Aid Medicine Kid and Emergency Heli Rescue Arrangement on the spot
    Pre information about Acute / Altitude Mountain Sickness (AMS), High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE) & High Altitude Cerebral Edema Causes, Symptoms, Prevention, Medication Treatment etc.
  • Lunch & Dinner: Lunch and Dinner at Kathmandu with extra night stay at Kathmandu due to any reason than the scheduled itinerary. 
  • Personal Expenses: Telephone, Internet, laundry, any alcoholic beverage, and shopping and personal clothing etc
  • Insurance: Travel and high altitude rescue insurance of member which is bringing from own country by member.
  • Tips: Tips for guide, porter and driver as yourself (Tip is expected).
  • International Round Trip Airfare and Nepelese visa fee and any expenses that are not mentioned in price included part.