Manaslu Circuit Trek via Upper Route – 19 Days
I am looking for a partner/partners to share the experience with and have an amazing time together.
About me: I am 23 years old, live in Denmark and enjoy nature a lot. I’ve been in the military for 1.5 years, and now studying to become a nurse.
I already have a guide and the trip is planned. They are local brothers and the best – they know the area inside and out. You can read about them here and see their impressive rewievs:
I have quoted approximately 1300 dollars for the trek that includes: two-nights stay in Kathmandu, permits, guide, porter, bus, accommodation and meals.
Day 01:Welcome at airport and transfer to the hotel.
Day 02:Free day for final trekking preparation.
Day 03:Drive from Kathmandu to Barpak by public bus (7/8hrs, 1915m)
Day 04:Barpak to Laprak (6hrs, 2100m)
Day 05:Laprak to Khorlabensi (970m, 7hrs)
Day 06:Khorlabensi to Jagat (1340m, 7hrs)
Day 07:Jagat to Deng (1860m, 7hrs)
Day 08:Deng to Prok (2397m, 4hrs)
Day 09:Hike Prok to Kal Tal then back to Prok for overnight (3574m, 8/9 hrs)
Day 10:Prok to Lho (3180m, 7 hrs)
Day 11:Lho to Samagaun (3520m, 3 hrs)
Day 12:Acclimatization day. After breakfast we can hike around Birendra lake/Manaslu Base camp or Pungen Gumpa etc. Options can be discuss with your guide depending on your fitness and needs.
Day 13:Sama to Samdo (3860m, 3 hrs)
Day 14:One of an impressive day hike to open Tibet border Rui La 4998m and back to Samdo for overnight (8 hrs)
Day 15:Samdo to Dharmasala (4460m, 4/5 hrs)
Day 16:Dharmasala to Larke La 5160m then overnight in Bhimthang (3590m, 8 hrs)
Day 17:Bhimthang to Dharapani (1963m, 8 hrs)
Day 18:Dharapani to Kathmandu/Pokhara by drive (9/10 hrs)