Mt.Manaslu Expedition

Mt. Manaslu is 8th highest mountain in the world. It is located in Mansari Himal at 8156 m and listed as eight thousander ultra, lies in Gorkha District. The word Manaslu came from Sanskrit word Manas which means “Soul or Sprit of Mountain”. The Climb of Mt. Manaslu was started from 1956 after the successful summit of Toshio Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu of Japanese Expedition group.

Mt.Manaslu is a technical mountain to climb. Manaslu base camp lies in slop and flat area, from where you can see the summit to. The way from Camp one  to Camp to is slope and non-difficult, having many crevasses on the way. The way between camp one to camp two is almost vertical and steppe. After Camp two the climber may need oxygen Cylinder.The best Season for climbing this mountain is Autumn season from September first to October  last.

The expedition begans from Arughat Gorkha after 5-6 drive from Kathmandu to Dhading. Manang Dharapani is another option. This expedition offers beautiful mountain sceneries of many mountain peaks like Dhawalagiri, Annapurna and Ganesh Himal. It is also best to learn and enjoy with Gurung and Tibetan Culture. The final destination for trek is Sama Gaon which is nearby market for Base Camp.

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival at Kathmandu, Tribhuwan International Airport.

(Welcome by office Staff)

Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley

(Briefing about expedition at evening at hotel)

Day 3: Preparation and shopping for expedition

Day 4: Briefing at Tourism Department

Day 5: Drive to Besisahar early morning  5-6 hr, overnight at hotel

(optional : Direct Flight to Sama Gaon)

Day 6: Besisahar to Manang Dharapani 4-5 hr- Overnight at Hotel

Day 7: Trek to Chauri Kharka 4-5 hr- Overnight at local hotel

Day 8: Trek to Bhimthang  3-4 hr-Overnight at local hotel

Day 9: Trek to Samdo (crossing Larke Pass 4900m) 6-7 hr-overnight at local hotel

Day 10: Trek to Sama Gaon 2-3 hr- Overnight at local hotel

Day 11: Rest Day at Sama gaon

Day 12: Trek to Base Camp(4800m) 3-4 hr

(This is first night at Base Camp)

Day 13: Rest day

Day 14: Preparation day for climbing

Day 15: Trek to Camp 1(5700m)

(over night at Camp one)

Day 16: Acclimatization day

Day 17: Back to Base Camp

Day 18-20: Rest Day

Day 20-35: Climbing Period

( Camp 1-Camp 2-Camp 3-Camp 4-Camp 5 and Sunnit)

Day 36: Back to Base Camp

Day 37: Trek to Sama Gaon

Day 38: Rest and preparation to go Kathmandu

(opt.Direct flight to Ktm)

Day 39: Trek to Bhimthang

Day 40: Trek To Dharapani

Day 41: Trek to Besisahar and Besisahar to Kathmandu

(Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel)

Day 42: Rest and Refresh day

(Dinner and get together party at night with Guides, Sherpa, Base Camp Worker and office staff)

Day 43: Hand over Certificate

Day 44: Departure to your country

( The Departure Date depends on your wish)