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Manaslu Circuit Heli Trek

Manaslu Circuit Heli Trek

Mt. Manaslu (8,163m) is proud to be standing as the 8 highest Mountain of the World, Mt. Manaslu (8,163m) lies in west-central part of Nepal. Manaslu (meaning in Nepali “mountain of the spirit”) local people around that region has some spiritual value over the mountain.  Manaslu was first climbed by members of a Japanese expedition on May 9, 1956 by Toshio Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu. Since then it known as Japanese mountain.

Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the most selling and offering trek from Nepal.  If you want to see the Tibetan culture in Nepal, of course, you have to go to Manaslu valley. Hindu – Tibetan culture, wildlife, stunning and snow-capped mountain scenario, greenery of forests are the major fascinating elements of Manaslu Circuit Trekking. The one feature which makes people eager to trek in Manaslu circuit is that Manaslu Valley/Tsum valley is a privileged region for foreign tourists.  This trek is one of the easier trek which is followed by the Gorge of the river Budhi Gandaki. Every year, nearly 2000 – 3000 people complete Manaslu Circuit Trek.

In this trekking, you can enjoy trekking as well as helicopter flight in the high altitude over the mountain in Nepal. You can enjoy the birds-eye view of the mountain and beautiful landscape, green forest.

Trip Highlights

  • Hindu – Tibetan Culture
  • Snow-capped Mountain
  • Greenery
  • Floras and Faunas
  • Rhododendron Forests
  • Himalayan Customs and Traditions

Day 1
Day 1

Helicopter fly from Kathmandu to Sama Gau (3520 m). Stay overnight at Sama Gau (3520 m).

Day 2
Day 2

Rest Day at Sama Gau (3520 m), Look around and enjoy the Nepali typical community.

Day 3
Day 3

Trek from Sama Gau (3520 m) to Samdo (3875 m), It takes about 4 hours.

Trek Style: Ascend

Features: Mountain view of Manaslu, Naike, Samdo Himal, Pangbuche Peak

Day 4
Day 4

Trek from Samdo (3875 m) to Dharamsala (4460 m), It takes about 3 and Half to 4 and half Hours.

Trek Style: Ascend

Features: Mountain view of Manaslu, Naike, Samdo Himal, Larkya Peak, Lajyung Himal.

Day 5
Day 5

Trek from Dharamsala (4460 m) via Larkyala Pass (5160 m) to Bimthang (3590 m), It takes about 8 to 9 Hours.

Trek Style: Ascend 4 Hours and Descent 4 Hours.

Features: Mountain view of Kangguru, Annapurna II, Himlung, Cheo Himal, Gyaji Kang, Larkey Peak, Namjung Himal, Ratna Chuli.

Day 6
Day 6

Rest day at Bimthang (3590 m).

Features: Mountain view of Lamjung and Manaslu, Phungi, Himlung, Cheo Himal, Rock Shelter cave

Day 7
Day 7

Helicopter flight from Bimthang (3590 m) to Pokhara and same day local domastic flight from Pokhara to Kathmandu.

Cost Includes

  • A guide
  • Special trekking permit for Manasalu.
  • Entry permits for Manasalu Conservation Area
  • Entry permits for Annapurna Conservation Area
  • Trekkers’ Information Management System (TIMS) card
  • Necessary transportation: Kathmandu to Sama Gau by Helicopter Flight. Kathmandu to Sama Gau by Helicopter flight.
  • Bimthang to Pokara by Helicopter flight.
  • Pokhara to Kathmandu by Local flight.
  • All meals three times a day (breakfast, lunch and dinner) you and our guide during the trek .
  • Accommodation in teahouses (lodges) for you and our guide during the trek .
  • Insurance and equipment for guide

Cost Excludes

  • Emergency Mountain Medical Rescue Insurance (Provided by your insurance company please buy in your country, you could not buy in Nepal)
  • Expenses of Personal Nature such as drinks and beverages, etc.
  • Tips

Personal Trekking Equipment List

  • Lightweight walking boots, spare laces
  • Sleeping bag (You can rent from here)
  • Down Jacket (You can rent from here)
  • A rainproof jacket with hood or a Punchoo
  • 2 pairs of loose-fitting long shorts/skirts
  • 2 cotton T-shirts
  • Sun hat
  • One pair of sandals
  • 2 pairs of thin and 2 pairs of thick woollen socks
  • Personal medical supplies (first aid kits)
  • Flashlight
  • Toiletries with towels
  • Sunglasses
  • Suntan cream
  • Water bottle
  • Iodine for the purification of drinking water
  • Daypack
  • Rucksack
  • Things of personal interest
  • Lip guard

Note: You can either bring your own sleeping bag and down jacket or rent them here. The temperate drops to around - 10-degree Celsius.

Pokhara
20°

Fair
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Feels like: 20°C
Wind: 1km/h SSE
Humidity: 59%
Pressure: 1015mbar
UV index: 5

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Trip Facts

  • 7 Days
  • Kathmandu
  • Kathmandu
  • Moderate
  • 5,160 m
  • Trekking
  • Tea House
  • Nepal
  • Manaslu
  • Sep - Nov and Mar - May
  • Manaslu

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