MANASLU is the eighth highest mountain in the world.It is mansiri range also know as manaslu or the gurkha massif. In the region major peaks are Himalchuli (7893m) ,Ngadi chuli (7871m) Shringi (7187m)Langpo (6668m) Savla (6235m). In this Regions Fauna are snow leopards,panda, lynx ,himalayal black bear, grey wolf, dhole, monkey,himalayan musk deer,blue sheep,himalayan thar,mainland Serow ,Goral,Wooly hare, Horseshoe bat and 33 manmals ,11 butterfly, 3 reptiles and 110 species of birds including golden eagle, Eurasian griffon, impeyan, kalij , and koklass pheasants and himalayan cocks and crimson horned pheasant. there are different types of ethnic groups are lives. Nubri, Tsum, Gurung sherpa, many more lives. Tsum has still tradional culture and art. most of sherpa and gurung are buddhists so there are number of austere monasteries maniwalls chortens and other buddhist religious land marks.
MANASLU CIRCUIT TREK
1 Kathmandu to Aarughat Bazaar (620m) by bus, 8hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse
2 Trek Aarughat Bazaar to Soti Khola (700m) - 5.5 hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse
3 Soti Khola to Machha Khola (870m) – 6hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse
4 Trek Machhakhola to Jagat (1340m) - 6 hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse
5 Trek to Deng (1860 m) - 6 hrs. Overnight at a guesthouse
6 Trek Deng to Namrung(2630m) – 6hrs. Overnight at guesthouse.
7 NAMRUNG to Samagaon(3540m) -6hrs. Overnight at guesthouse.
8 Rest day in Samagaon ( our guide will bring you to explore around Birendra lake or nearest view point/day trip to Manaslu Base Camp) overnight at same guest house.
9 Trek Samagaon to Samdo (3875m) -4hrs, Overnight at guest house 6hrs
10 Trek Samdo to Dharmashala/Larkya la phedi (4,460m) overnight at guest house - 3hrs
11 Trek down to Bimthang (3590m) via Larkya La pass (5160m) -8-10hrs, Overnight at guest house
12 Trek Bimthang to Tilije (2300m) overnight at guest house - 6hrs
13 Trek Tilije to Tal (1700m) overnight at guest house – 6hrs
14 Trek down to Syange (1200m) overnight at guest house – 5hrs
15 Drive to Beshishar then to Kathmandu,Pokhara – 7,8hrs