Less crowded and an alternative to Everest base camp trek, Manaslu Circuit trek is an adventurous trekking route that takes you to Manaslu Base Camp and goes over the Larkey pass at an altitude of 5106m. Trek costs USD 1650 including transportation, all measl, permit, guide, porter, gears and accommodation.
Manaslu Larke pass trekking is an alternative to Annapurna and Everest trekking regions. Trek itinerary partly touches the Annapurna circuit trek giving you the best of both the trekking trails. The Larke pass trekking offers spectacular views of Kangaru, Annapurna II, Himlung, Cheo Himal, Gyaji kung, Larke Himal etc. Other peaks seen from Manaslu Base Camp trek are Manaslu, Peak 29, Himanchuli, Manaslu North, Naike Peak Saula peak and Pankar Himal among others.
Manaslu trek passes through Manaslu Conservation Area which is home to such rare species as Musk Deer, Ghoral and Kalij. As you move higher and closer Tibetan border, you will find many villages inhabited by Tibetan people who still follow medieval culture and lifestyle. Since this is a Tibetan Buddhism land, you will encounter many Buddhist monasteries including the biggest Puggen Gompa.
This Manaslu circuit trek is less crowded and is a favorite among adventure and culture lovers. The trek is best approached during Spring (Mar-May) or Autumn (Sep-Nov).
Manaslu circuit is being an alternative trekking destination of Mt. Everest base camp. Because of its popularity and beauty, number of tourists are increasing in this route. Kinldy find the relaxed much balanced Manaslu circuit trek itineray below starting from Sotikhola to Machikhola then uphill to Larkey Pass and back to Kathmandu from Besisahar
Manaslu Circuit Trek 13 days 12 nights is the most popular trekking trail in the world cost. Here are the some highlight of this trek.
Trekking package cost USD 1650/pax includes all required services such as ground transportation, permit, accommodation, food, guide and porter, all documentation, staff insurance etc. There is simply no hidden cost.
If more than 2 persons in a group, the price per person will be lower. For solo trekker, a supplementary charge will apply on top of the standard rate given above.