Everest High Passes

...we shouldn't finish without mentioning admiration for the endlessly busy Mr Lama. He like all World Expeditions staff we met, was very charming and knowledgable, this characteristic seems to be a requirement for employment with the company

anon. | Kentucky, USA
 
 

Manaslu Circuit & Base Camp Trek

Manaslu (8167m) is the 7th highest mountain in the world and it is only in recent years that trekkers have begun to explore this rugged area. Trekking around Manaslu offers awesome mountain views, remote Buddhist villages close to the Tibetan border and cultural and geographic diversity that rivals any other trek in the Himalaya. The trek commences amidst the terraced fields and sub-tropical forests of the foothills. Climbing north, the landscape gradually transforms into the arid, high altitude landscapes associated with Tibetan culture. Traversing to the north of Manaslu, with time to visit the Base Camp that is used by expeditions, is a highlight of this trek. Beyond Manaslu, the climb continues until we reach the majestic Larkya La, which affords outstanding views in every direction of the Himalaya. After crossing the pass, we complete this rewarding circuit of Manaslu in the bustling villages of the Annapurna region.

Brief Itinerary

DAY 1 Join Kathmandu
DAY 2 In Kathmandu
DAY 3 Drive to Arughat Bazaar
DAY 4 Commence trek to Liding
DAYS 5/7 Trek to Philim
DAYS 8/10 Trek to Lho Goan
DAYS 11/12 To Kermo Kharka, rest day & optional day walk to Manaslu base camp
DAYS 13/14 To Samdo, rest day, relax or explore Lajyung Bhanjyang valley
DAY 15 To Larkya Phedi
DAY 16 Cross Larkya La (5140m) to Bimtang
DAY 17 To Ghoa
DAY 18 To Chamche
DAY 19 To Jagat, drive via Besisahar to Kathmandu
DAY 20 In Kathmandu, trip concludes

traveller reviews

I think your company (W.E) have done a fantastic job. Enquiries were made whilst on our trek by family/friends re: the avalanche on 13Oct and your team were wonderful with information. This was a life changing holiday that I will never forget. THANKYOU!

P. Stewart VIC, Australia

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Trip Code: MCR
Trip Grading: Moderate to Challenging
Duration:  20 days
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