Manaslu - Tsum Valley Trekking

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  • No booking fees
  • E-ticket/Mobile voucher
  • Booking Type Instant Booking
  • tour type Private Tour
  • age requirement 5+ years old
  • guiding method Live Guide/Instructor
  • Maximum altitude 5300 meters
  • Trek difficulty Hard
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  • Starts Kathmandu, Nepal
  • Ends Kathmandu , Nepal
  • +19
HIGHLIGHTS
  • Exploring the Budhi Gandaki River valley
  • Experience the Nepalese and Tibetan mixture culture
  • Walking between the borders of Nepal and Tibet
  • Crossing Larkya La over 5,215m
This Manaslu Tsum Valley Trekking tour takes you on an adventure like you've never seen before. It represents a journey to some of the most enchanting, alluring, and mystical peaks and mountainscapes around Manaslu and combines it with the magical scenes of Tsum Valley. Manaslu, the eighth highest peak on the planet, is sure to be one of the highlights of your Manaslu tour. The Buddhist charm of Tsum Valley is incredibly refreshing as well.

We drive to Arughat from Kathmandu where the trek commences. Passing through terraced fields and small villages, we walk past Budhi Gandaki reaching the village of Lapubesi. The walk to Tatopani crosses forests and small villages, bestows a hot spring bath to relax in the evening. Views of Sringi Himal accompanies us on the way to Philim.

Passing Chumling we reach Chhokangparo in the Upper Tsum Valley with towering views of Ganesh Himal, Boudha Himal and Himal Chuli. En route to Nile/Chhule, we pass through Piren Phu (pigeon cave), a sacred location which preserved Buddhist murals, scripts and carved stones where we stop for exploration. Our next stop is the Mu Gompa at 3700m from where we move to Rachen Gompa, a nunnery. The walk to Gumba Lungdang passes through pine and rhododendron forests and crosses the Siyar Khola. We rest here and take a trip to the Ganesh Himal Base Camp.

The route to Lokpa, our next stop has no proper lodging or facilities, so we start early. From Lokpa to Ghap to Lho, we pass Gurung and Thakali villages. At Samagaon, we take a rest for another day and explore the village. We gradually gain altitude from here to Samdo, Dharmasala and cross the Larke La pass at 5200m to reach Bhimtang which marks the end of the trek. We will now begin our journey back passing through Pokhara and the way back.

Whether you wish to stay in Pokhara for a couple of days or go all the way back to Kathmandu is up to you.
Customer reviews
4 - Very Good
Based on 2 reviews
Manasalu circuit & Tsum Valley 2018
3 - Average
  • Anonymous
  • From Switzerland
  • On Nov 04 2018
“Manasalu circuit is getting popular. Since we went in 2014 all the way to Samdo, we have a reference. On Oct. 24.2018 passend 220 tourists the check point at Namrung. Four years ago there were hardly 40 of us travelling up the Bhudi Ghandaki. The hygienic conditions are worst as four years ago. In Samdo an avalanche of waste reach from the villlage allmost into the river. CAUSION: the terain at the west side of Larka La is very steep. In two days the traweller descend 3000m. Make sure that your knees are fit for this. Renting a horse in Bitmang cost 500$. In Tsum Valley the trail is decorated with hudreds of Red Bull tins. There is a monastery with 300 monks. I'am suspecting them of addiction to caffein and ignorance towards environment.”
Excellent
5 - Excellent
  • Chun Ju Lin
  • From Taiwan
  • On Dec 02 2017
“Excellent”
ITINERARY Expand All
  • Day 1: Kathmandu to Arughat Bazar (600 m) by Bus/Jeep
  • Day 2: Arughat to Lapubesi (880 m)
  • Day 3: Lapubesi to Tatopani (930 m)
  • Day 4: Tatopani to Philim (1,590 m)
  • Day 5: Philim to Chumling (2,360 m)
  • Day 6: Chumling to Chhokang - Paro (3,010 m)
  • Day 7: Chhokang - Paro - Nile (3,361 m) - Mu Gompa (3,900 m)
  • Day 8: Mu Gompa to Rachen Gompa (3,240 m)
  • Day 9: Rachen Gompa to Gomba Lungdang (3,200 m)
  • Day 10: Day trip to Ganesh Himal Base Camp (4,200 m)
  • Day 11: Gumba Lungdang to Lokpa (2,240 m)
  • Day 12: Lokpa to Ghap (2,160 m)
  • Day 13: Ghap to Lho (3,180 m)
  • Day 14: Lho to Samagaon (3,530 m)
  • Day 15: Explore the Sama Gaon
  • Day 16: Sama Gaon to Samdo (3,860 m)
  • Day 17: Samdo to Dharmasala (4,470 m)
  • Day 18: Dharmasala - larke La pass - Bhimtang (3,930 m)
  • Day 19: Trek from Bhimtang to Tiliche (2,320 m)
  • Day 20: Trek from Tiliche to Chyamje (2,430 m)
  • Day 21: Drive from Chyamje to Kathmandu
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • Airport pick up & drop by private Vehicle .
  • First Aid and Eco trained English Speaking professionals guide
  • All permits such as ACAP, MCAP, Manaslu & Tsum Valley Special
  • Public Bus to Trek starting point and from trek ending point to Kathmandu
  • All nights lodge accommodations while you are on trek
  • 3 times meals a day such as Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner during the trekking
  • Oxymeter to check your pulse and oxygen saturation and heart rate twice daily (Very useful to check Altitude Mountain Sickness(AMS) symptoms).
  • Sleeping Bag and Down jacket as well as Duffel Bag ( Return after the trip)
  • Purified Drinking Water
  • Luggage storage facility
  • Farewell Dinner
OPTIONAL ADDONS (Available during check-out)
  • Porter
WHAT'S EXCLUDED
  • International airfare, travel insurance and Nepal visa
  • Hotel and meal in Kathmandu
  • Porter If needed
  • Personal nature expenses such as all kinds of drinks, beverages, etc.
  • Tips for staffs
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GOOD TO KNOW
As Special Permits required for the Manaslu Trek. we need one full working day ( after you arrive) to issue the permit so please book your flight accordingly.
CANCELLATION Free cancellation up to 60 days prior departure, after which the deposit becomes non-refundable.
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