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Mt. Manaslu Expedition:

Mt. Manaslu (8163m) is the eighth highest mountain in the world and lies in the northern end of the Kali Gandaki valley in central-western Nepal. Mt. Manaslu Expedition is one of the toughest and challenging climbing in Nepal. This majestic peak is only 40 miles away from the Annapurna and has six different routes to approach the summit. Among all these routes approach via southern face of the peak is the toughest one. Mt. Manaslu peak was ascended for the first time by a Japanese team in 1956 after the failure in the year 1953.                                                                               

Mt. Manaslu expedition starts from the Gorkha after you drive from Kathmandu to Gorkha. From Gorkha you trek all the way through the terrace middle hills of Nepal, pristine forests, picturesque valley and scenery of mountains nearby, rivers and beautiful villages until you reach the Base Camp. En route you get an opportunity to explore local custom tradition and lifestyle of the rural Himalayan dwellers, visit famous monasteries and enjoy the most spectacular view of majestic mountains.  From the Base camp you start climbing the peak and set four camps namely Camp I, II, III, IV en route. There are few technical climbing otherwise the route is straight forward up to the summit. While you climb up from Camp I to Camp II the route has a few crevasses wit steep climb whereas climbing route from Camp II to Camp III has slippery sections. From Camp III to Camp IV you have a high risk of avalanches. Finally from Camp IV you approach the summit if the Peak.

Itinerary in Details

Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. Overnight at hotel.

Day 02-04: Spend day for Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley for 5-6 hours and preparation for Peak climbing. Overnight at hotel.

Day 05: Drive from Kathmandu to Gorkha, overnight at tent

Day 06: Trek from Gorkha to Khanchok, overnight at tent

Day 07: Trek from Khanchok to Khursani Bari

Day 08: Trek from Khursani Bari to Machha Khola

Day 09: Trek from Maccha Khola to Jagat, overnight at tent

Day 10: Trek from Jagat to Nyak

Day 11: Trek from Nyak to Prok

Day 12: Trek from Prok to Namru, overnight at tent

Day 13: Trek from Namru to Lho, overnight at tent

Day 14: Trek from Lho to Sama Gaon, overnight at tent

Day 15: Trek from Sama Gaon to Manaslu Base camp, overnight at tent

Day 16-49: Climbing period for Manaslu Expedition, overnight at tent

Day 50: Trek back to Sama Gaon, overnight at tent

Day 51: Trek back from Sama Gaon to Namru, overnight at tent

Day 52: Trek back from Namru to Nyak, overnight at tent

Day 53: Trek back from Nyak to Jagat, overnight at tent

Day 54: Trek back from Jagat to Machha Khola, overnight at tent

Day 55: Trek back from Machha Khola to Aarkhet, overnight at tent

Day 56: Trek back to Gorkha, overnight at tent

Day 57: Drive back from Gorkha to Kathmandu, overnight at hotel

Day 60: Transfer to airport, for your onward destination.