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Manaslu Expedition 2022

Mount Manaslu is eight highest mountains in the Earth. It is located in the Mansiri Himal, part of the Nepalese Himalayas and also in the west-central part of Nepal. Mount Manaslu is about 8,156m (26,759 ft) above

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Trip Fact 

Highest access: 8,163m (26,763ft)

First Ascent: Toshio Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu (Japan), May 9, 1956

Duration: 51 (typically) Days

Group Size: 01-10 persons per Group.

Co-ordinates:28°32'58''N, 84°33'43''E

Location:Nepal/Manaslu Region/Lamjung District


Airport: Kathmandu

Departure From:Kathmandu (KTM)

Grade:Low technical difficulty

Accommodation:Three star to five stars as request

Meals:B/B plan in Kathmandu & B,L,D in during Driving and climbing period

Transportation:Car, Jeep, Mini Bus

Best season:Spring (April, May) and autumn (October, November)

Major Activity:trekking/climbing

Include Activity:Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Culture:Tamang, Sherpa

Mode of Travel:Tea House/Camping

Climbing route:Northeast ridge

Himalayan sights:Buddha Himal, Annapurna, Ganesh Himal,

Manaslu is the eighth highest mountain in the world standing with an altitude of 8163 meters above sea level. The meaning of Manaslu Mountain is ‘mountain of sprit’. Manaslu is also known as Japanese mountain as Everest is considered as British Mountain. The mountain is located in the Gorkha district about 62km west of Annapurna. The mountain was first climbed on May 9, 1956 by members of Japanese expedition which included Toshio Imanshi and Gyalzen Norbu. This mountain is popularly known for its wonderful views of snow covered mountains, beautiful villages and interaction with different ethnic groups. 

Manaslu Expedition is popular among the climbers for its adventurous trials and provides genuine adventures to the trekkers. The first winter ascent of the mountain was made in 12 January 1984 by Maciej Berbeka and Ryszard Gajewski. Till now more than 600 people have attempt to summit Manaslu Mountain. The death rate of the summiteers attempting to summit Manaslu is only about 9 percent which is comparatively lower than other mountains. 


Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Prepare expedition in Kathmandu

Day 03: Kathmandu to Gorkha

Day 04: Gorkha to Kanchowk 956 m

Day 05: Khanchowk to Arughat 530 m

Day 06: Arughat to Seti Khola 750 m

Day 07: Seti Khola to Machha Khola 890 m

Day 08: Machha Khola to Jagat 1350 m

Day 09: Jagat to Ngyak 2300 m

Day 10: Ngyak Sightseeing.

Day 11: Ngyak to Namrung

Day 12: Namrung to Syalla village

Day 13: Syalla to Sama village.

Day 14: Sama Village Excursion.

Day 15: Sama Village to Manaslu Base camp.

Day 16-40: Climbing Period for Manaslu 8163m.

Day 41: Cleaning up Base Camp

Day 42: Base camp to Sama village

Day 43: Sama to Namrung.

Day 44: Namrung to Philim village.

Day 45: Philim to Machakhola

Day 46: Machakhola to Seti Khola.

Day 47: Seti Khola to Arughat

Day 48: Arughat to Dhading and drive to Kathmandu

Day 49: Kathmandu

Day 50: Departure

2022 Autumn Itinerary






Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu & Transfer to the Hotel (1,400m)


Hotel: BB Plan


Day 02: Rest in Kathmandu, Expedition briefing and Preparing


Hotel: B/D


Day 03: Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar (760m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 04: Trek from Besisahar to Dharapani (1,860)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 05: Trek from Dharapani to Tilije (2,300m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 06: Trek from Tilije to Bhimthang (3,720m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 07: Acclimatization at Bhimthang (rest day)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 08: Trek from Bhimthan to Samdo (3,872m) via Larke Pass(5,160m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 09: Trek from Samdo to Sama Gaun (3,541m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 10: Trek from Sama Gaun to Manaslu Basecamp (4700m)


Tent: B/L/D


Day 11-Day 32: Climbing Period [Base Camp - Manaslu Summit (8,163m)– Base Camp]

15-Sep- 06 Oct 

Full Board Service


Day 33: Trek from Manaslu Base Camp to Sama Gaun (3,541m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 34: Trek from Sama Gaun to Namrung (2,670m) *to Arughat (Heli) if requested.


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 35: Trek from Namrung to Philim (1,606m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 36: Trek from Philim to Machha Khola (883m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 37: Trek from Machha Khola to Arughat (606m)


Lodge: B/L/D


Day 38: Drive from Arughat to Kathmandu & transfer to the Hotel


Hotel: B/L


Day 39: Leisure Day in Kathmandu


Hotel: B


Day 40: Transfer to International Airport for final departure

14 Oct



Cost includes

  • 5 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu with bed & Breakfast (hotel 3 star).
  • Permit fee of Lhotse 8516m Expedition
  • Food for Trekking and Expedition period for Lhotse
  • Staff: Base camp Guide, Cook, Cook helper
  • Porters or Yak porter Lukla to Base camp & Base camp to Lukla
  • Kathmandu -Lukla - Kathmandu flights with Cargo 60 KG Per member
  • Equipment allowance, daily allowance for Liaison officer, expedition crew
  • Insurance for Nepalese expedition crew.
  • 1 tent for 1 person for Expedition north face brand
  • Mat, dining tent, Toilet tent, Mess tent, Store tent, Table and chairs trekking for the expedition
  • Local transportation in Kathmandu (Airport-hotel-airport)
  • Emergency Oxygen -Mask and regulator
  • Satellite phone (Pay calls)
  • Fare Well dinner

Cost does not include

  • PERSONAL equipment for climbing & trekking
  • Personal & medical Insurance of expedition
  • Climbing food, Gas & stove above Base camp
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation by helicopter incase needed
  • Walkie Talkie permit & Satellite phone permit
  • Oxygen & Mask -regulator
  • Personal expenses
  • Bar Bills & beverage
  • Garbage Deposit and Deposit fee will be not refunded if the clients (climber) don't take back their garbage to Namche Bazaar & Kathmandu.

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August, 2022

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