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Snow Dragons Nepal Treks Pvt. Ltd.
Himalayan Explorers
  • Snow Dragons Nepal Treks Pvt. Ltd.
  • Snow Dragons Nepal Treks Pvt. Ltd.

Manaslu Region Treks

Manaslu is the land of diversities: topography, climate, culture and religions. The soaring peaks in northern part of country are stunningly juxtaposed with ancient rivers that are wild in some part and tame and serene in others. Manaslu region offers frequently changing terrain – which reveals the vastness of Nature and beauty of secluded routes.

Appreciate the stunning beauty of Manaslu’s wilderness by exploring it on two feet. You will find some of the best walks in the country. With countless opportunities ranging from week long trail to epic 25 days+ hikes, you will find some of the best mountain trail in the country.

Manalsu region offers some of the best mountain treks in Nepal: with all the elements from authentic culture, wildlife to raging rivers and stunning mountain scenery. You will experience a Bon-Po (pre-Buddhist religion) where you will find a single girl marrying all the bothers of family.

About Manaslu

Manaslu is the eight highest mountain in the world; standing at an altitude of 8,163m (26,781ft) above sea level. Manaslu means the “mountain of spirit” which was named from the Sanskrit word Manasa meaning “intellect” or “soul”. The peak was first summited on May 9, 1956 by Toshio Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu, members of a Japanese expedition. The peak is located about 64km east of Annapurna and 240km east of Everest. This mountain has been climbed 297 times with 53 fatalities.

The Manaslu region offers diverse trekking opportunities. The popular Manaslu trekking route (177 km) make a circular trip of Manalsu massif and descend down to Annapurna via Pass. Government of Nepal permitted trekking only since 1991; which means it highly preserved in terms of culture and nature.

Visitors have to purchase special trekking permit to enter the region. The restriction policy is imposed to protect its fragile culture and ecology.

The Manaslu region trekking route follow the ancient salt-trading route along the Burhi Gandaki River and offers the dramatic view of 10 peak over 6,500m and few peaks over 7,000m. Larkya La Pass at 5,106 is the highest point on Manaslu trek.  

Manaslu Conservation Area (MCAP) covers an area of 1,663 with 7 VDCs and 9,000 inhabitants in it. The conservation area is common home to 2,000 species of plants, 33 mammals, 110 birds, 3 reptiles and 11 butterflies.

Manaslu Circuit Trek

‘I have trekked with Snow Dragons five times, alone, with friends and with my family. They have never let me down. Manaslu is the trek I found the most varied, and is one of the last and great classic trips of Nepal.’ - Thorstein Nokelby

Tsum Valley Trek

A bit like visiting Tibet, without leaving Nepal. The Tsum Valley is one of the lest trodden jewels Nepal has to offer, without needing tents. Our program takes you through a wild mountain landscape, past Tibetan refugee settlements, where we visit active Gompas