Manaslu circuit Trek in Nepal with Local mountain Guide

Manaslu Circuit Trek
1,197 USDfor a group of 1-15 people
Walking tour
1-14 hours
The start time of the tour is agreed upon with the tour guide

No booking fees at the time of ordering a tour. The tour guide will receive a request for this tour and will contact you.

Description of the tour

Tour itinerary: Kathmandu → Gorkha → Kathmandu

Manaslu Circuit trekking with Local guide team 2023/2024



·         Challenging trek across the remote Larkya La with stunning views

·         Classic circuit trek around the 8th highest mountain in the world

·         Immerse yourself in this serene and peaceful environment


Nepal is gifted with a wide variety of land topography. Some of the trekking routes are challenging, while some hikes are easy. Among the most challenging trekking routes in Nepal, Manaslu is one which offers majestic views. The new trial of the Manaslu circuit has left most visitors awestruck with its serene beauty and pure wilderness. Manaslu has formed a natural barrier between Nepal and the Tibetan plateau. This circuit offers you an exclusive opportunity to circumference the world’s eighth highest mountain, Manaslu, and witness panoramic, incomparable vistas of the world’s tallest peaks. Hiking from village to village over challenging terrains, visitors will enjoy experiencing fascinating wildlife, geological wonders, the ruins of an ancient civilization, and some of the best outdoor adventures in the world. It is home to some of the most spectacular scenery and magnificent wildflower blooms that transform this landscape into an explosion of color. This trek is a great amalgamation of diverse culture, breathtaking scenery and geographical marvels. It takes you on a journey around some of the highest peaks in the world towering over 8,000 meters. The Mansaslu Circuit Trek is a complete package for all thrill seekers and adventurers alike with its memorable scenery and challenging route up to high altitudes, a perfect stage to leave behind your troubles and stresses, and immerse you’re in this serene and peaceful environment

·         Day to Day Itinerary:

·         Day 1 :Arrive at Kathmandu airport from where we will receive you and transfer to the hotel in Kathmandu (1,300m)

·         Day 2 :Preparation for treks .Please note that you need to be in Kathmandu at least one day in advance as we could only issue the special permit while we have your original passport.

·         Day 3 :Drive from Kathmandu to Arughat (600m), and again drive to Soti Khola (710m) Duration: 8-9 hrs

·         Day 4 :Trek to Machha Khola (900m) Duration: 5-6 hrs

·         Day 5 :Trek to Jagat (1340m) Duration: 6 hrs

·         Day 6 :Trek to Philim (1700m) Duration: 5 hrs

·         Day 7 :Trek to Deng (2095m) Duration: 5 hrs

·         Day 8 :Trek to Namrung (2900m) Duration: 5 hrs

·         Day 9 :Trek to Samagaon (3500m) Duration: 6 hrs

·         Day 10 :Acclimatization day at Samagaon

·         Day 11 :Trek to Samdo (3690m) Duration: 3 hrs

·         Day 12 :Trek to Dharmashala (4450m) Duration: 4 hrs

·         Day 13 :Trek to Bhimphedi (3590m) via Cross Larkya La pass (5220 meters) Duration: 8 hrs

·         Day 14 :Trek from Bimthang to Dharapani (1860m)



Airport/Hotel/Airport pick-up + drop off by private car/ van

·         3 nights’ accommodation with breakfast at a 2-3star category hotel in Kathmandu

·         Local transport to Setokhola and back to Kathmandu from Bhulbule

·         3 meals per day breakfast, lunch, dinner during the trek

·         Trekking lodge (Tea House) accommodations during the trek

·         Government licensed experienced, helpful and friendly guide and porters (1 porter for 2 people) with their food, accommodation, salary, equipment and accidental insurance for all staff

·         TIMS Fee - Trekkers Information Management System

·         Manaslu special permit, Manaslu conservation area project(MCAP)Permit, Annapurna conservation area project(ACAP) permit & Trekking information management system(TIMS)

·         Sleeping bag, down jackets and walking stick (if needed) Nepal Planet Treks Logo

·         First aid medical kit

·         Farewell dinner

·         Government taxes and office service charge


Not Including price

·         International airfare to and from Kathmandu

·         Nepal entry visa

·         Accommodation and meals in Kathmandu/Pokhara (In case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)

·         Travel and rescue insurance

·         Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery re-charge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)

·         Tips for guides and porters


Nepal Mounatin Guide TeamS (Nepal Planet Treks and Expedition Pvt. Ltd.)
GPO: 4453 Paknajol ,Thamel, Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977-1-4252196
Mobile: +977-9841613822 (Sanjib)
Fax: +977-1-4252196

Sights that we will visit
  • Trekking
  • Hiking
  • Walking
  • High Pass
  • Adventure Trek
The cost of the tour includes
Meeting at the hotel
Transportation to the hotel
Transportation costs
Entrance tickets
Food and drinks
Additional information
Book tour at least 7 days in advance
Tour suitable for children
Tour is suitable for the elderly

Important notes

Manaslu trekking permit cost for 2022 ? Individual trekkers will not be issued trekking permit. The areas and required fees are as follows: Manaslu Region, From September to November US$ 70 per week per person and after 7 days US$ 10 per day per person or equivalent convertible foreign currency. From December to August US$ 50 per week per person How much Manaslu guide and porters cost per day ? A guide can cost : $25 per day, a porter upwards of $18 per day and there including on price Guide and Porters ( food , accommodations, salary, insurance , trekking gear ,all tax vat for guide and Porters ) How long is the Manaslu Trek Starting point ? The trail head of the Manaslu Circuit trek / hike is the closest to Kathmandu of the major Nepalese treks and hikes. That said, it’s still an adventurous 126 km (80 miles) drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola, which takes about 6 hours by jeep (recommended) or 8+ hours by public bus. How long is the Manaslu Circuit Trekking ? Manaslu Circuit Trek / Hike : Distance. The Manaslu Circuit trek/ hike begins from SotiKhola of Gorkha district. The final point of the trek is Jagat or Besisahar, the ending point of the popular Annapurna Circuit trek. The total distance cover during the trek is 165 km. How high is Manaslu? Manaslu is the eighth-highest Himalayan mountain peaks / passe by elevation (8,163 m). The top 10 Himalayan high mountain peaks and passes are: Mount Everest, Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, Dhaulagiri I, Manaslu, Nanga Parbat, Annapurna I. What type of mountain is Mt.Manaslu? Manaslu (also known as Kutang) is the eighth highest mountain in the world. The name was later changed to Manaslu, which is derived from the Sanskrit word Manaslu and can be roughly translated as Mountain of the Spirit. The first ascent of this peak was in 1956 by T. Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu (Japanese expedition).