A Manaslu circuit trek is an off the beaten track trek that offers pure desert vistas and mystical beauty. Located on the border of Nepal and Tibet, you will see firsthand the way of life of both Hindus and Buddhists. The combination of natural beauty, mountains and a flourishing ancient culture is a special feature of the trek. During the journey, we can marvel at the magnificent view of the eighth highest mountain in the world (8163 m) and also see the rich local heritage and biodiversity.
These attractions are bound to win our hearts during the trek. The amazing adventures you will enjoy on the Manaslu Round Trek are unlike any other you can imagine. The wealth of beautiful nature in the Manaslu region will amaze your imagination and enthrall you.
You will get a chance to see Manaslu, the eighth highest mountain in the world. Cross the veritable paradise of Larke La Pass which offers a 360-degree view of the Himalayan ranges. You will also get a chance to see the mountains including Manaslu, Himal Manaslu, Ganesh Himal range, Himal Chuli.
You will pass bodies of turquoise water through the gorge of Budhigandaki from the humid terrace farm. A trip to Manaslu helps refresh your tired eyes and fill your soul with bracing energy. The Manaslu trek takes you through a lush forest of rhododendrons and alpine woodland. This woodland includes pine, cedar, birch, juniper, and lush grasses.
You will also have the opportunity to cross 2 conservation areas namely Manaslu Conservation Area and Annapurna Conservation Area. It is also home to wild animals like snow leopard, brown bear, red panda and many more. You will be able to come across some endangered flora and fauna in the area.
Climbing through the peak above the huge rapids of the Budhigandaki river will be amazing. Seeing the national bird of Nepal, Dhanfe, brown langur monkey in Bhir is a mind-blowing experience.
Despite its beautiful nature, Manaslu also shares much of its culture with neighboring Tibet. So, like most cultures, the lifestyle of the local people here is Tibetan-influenced. This trek package offers a wonderful opportunity to witness ancient traditions in nature.
Gurung castes predominate in the central hills while Bhotias predominate in the upper part of the Manaslu region. While the local climate is harsh, cold and harsh, those people will welcome you with a warm heart.
Manaslu is a spectacular trail and is notable for the natural diversity it traverses. However, the possibilities we see do not come easily. The paths are rocky and sometimes steep. It also includes unstable bridges and slippery rocks – it’s all part of the jungle adventure.