Manaslu Trekking used to be one of the restricted trekking route only few of the people have done trekking there. This trek is geographically spectacular and culturally fascinating. It is one of the pristine trekking route most of the cultural and religion value is still intact. It follows an ancient salt trading route along the steep sided Budhi Gandaki river with pine-forested, Buddhist monastery, different flora and fauna, endangered animals snow leopards and pandas, birds, clear view of Manaslu along the way.
The inhabitants of this region are called Nupri direct descendants of Tibetan immigrants. Their speech, dress, customs and way of life are almost exclusively Tibetan. There is still continuous trade between Nupri and Tibet. You can find more product from Tibet than of Nepal. Like Chinese cigarettes are found more frequently than Nepali cigarettes. The mountain views in Nupri are marvellous and the crossing of the Larkya La is one of the most remarkable of any pass in the Himalaya.
Drive from Kathmandu drive to Soti Khola and it takes about six hours.
Trek from Soti Khola to Mancha khola which takes about six hours.
Trek from Mancha khola to Doban and it takes about Five hours.
Trek from Doban to Philim. which takes about Seven hours.
Trek from Philim to Dang or Vhee Phedi. which takes about Six to Seven hours.
Trek from Dang or Vhee Phedi to Namrung. which takes about Seven to Eight hours.
Trek from Namrung to Loh Gaun. which takes about Five hours.
Trek from Loh Gaun to Sama Gaun. which takes about Four hours.
Rest Day at Sama Gaun. for climatization.
Trek from Sama Gaun to Samdo. which takes about Four hours.
Trek from Samdo to Dharmasala. which takes about Four hours.
Trek from Dharmasala to Bhimtang. which takes about Nine hours depend upon season.
Trek from Bhimtang to Dharapani. which takes about Nine hours.
Drive from Dharapani to Beshisahar. which takes about Six hours.
Drive from Beshisahar back to Kathmandu. which takes about Seven hours.