Day to Day Detail Itinerary
Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Upon the arrival at Tribhuban International Airport, a representative from Adventure High Pass will receive you and transfer to the hotel have booked
We will go to Adventure High Pass if you arrive earlier in a day, if not we will make settlement of due amount and introduce guide.
Day 2 : Kathmandu sightseeing and Permits preparation for the trek
Today, we tour to heritage sites at Kathmandu. We start a guide tour from your hotel to four heritage site in Kathmandu which is listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites. First we visit to Pashupatinath Temple situated in Gausala and banks of Bagmati River where Aryaghat, famous funeral site for Hindus lies. After sightseeing, we visit to Boudhanatha, the Buddhists shrine which is one of the largest stupa in the world. Boudhhanath is one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimages that include over 50 Tibetan Gompas or monasteries and popular tourist destination. Tour leads to Kathmandu Durbar Square also known as Basantapur holds the medieval king’s palaces who had ruled over Kathmandu Kingdom once. Our last tour will be Swayambhu (the self-existent) which is one of the famous touristic areas where we find large number of monkey population. After sightseeing, we go back to you hotel and you can take rest and prepare for trekking.
Day 3 : Drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola via Arughat (650 m) by a private jeep & overnight stay in lodge
Next morning, you will have your breakfast then we will drive to Arughat (650m) by a private jeep. From Kathmandu we will have a comfortable drive till Dhading Besi then the road gets bumpy with windy dirt till we reach Arughat. After Arughat we have to drive about 1 hours. We will saty overninght here.
Day 4 : Trek from Soti Khola to Lapubeshi (880m)
Our trail starts from Soti Khola to Lapubeshi. We walk on the rough parts of Budhi Gandaki and climb up and down rocky hills and reach village of Lapubeshi.
Day 5 : Trek from Lapubeshi to Tatopani( 930m)
We walk on the slippery rocks so you must be very careful. During the trail, we visit to the beautiful tropical vegetation with thrilling suspension bridges and head towards Machhakola, a pleasant village lying on the slopes of the hill. Then we head to a narrow trail leading us to Tatopani (930m). We stay overnight in a lodge.
Day 6 : Trek from Tatopani to Jagat (1370m)
From Tatopani, we walk through Dobhan (1070m), a small village then to Shyaule Bhatti, Yuru (1330m) via Budhi Gnadaki. After 2 to 3 hours of walk from Yuru we will reach Jagat (1370m).
Day 7 : Trek from Jagat to Deng (1865m)
We walk through Ghatte khola to Phillim where we can see large and prosperous village of Phillim. From Phillim, we walk through George, grassy slopes with tall pine trees, cross Budhi Gandaki Bridge where we can see large Shar Khola and Tsum valley on the opposite side of the bank. The trail widens from the western side where we walk through the bamboo forest leading us to Deng. We stay overnight.
Day 8 : Trek from Deng to Namrung ((2630)
The trail from Deng climbs up to Bihi Phedi, cross Sringi Khola, Budhi Gandaki valley in the west and climbing steeply up and down the forest we reach Ghap. From Ghap we walk through the dense forest of rhododendron, fir and bamboo where we can see various birds and animals including Nepali’s national bird, Danphe enter Namrung via stone archway.
Day 9 : Trek from Namrung to Lho Gaon (3400 )
From Namrung, we walk past a mani wall to Lho experiencing beautiful forest of firs, oaks and rhododendron and beautiful mountains like Manaslu, Manaslu North and Naike Peak. Then we head steeply down and head to Lho Gaon exploring river originates from the glacier of Pungyen, glimpse of mountains like Hiunchuli (7,893m), Manaslu and Ngadhi Chuli (7,879m). In the afternoon we will visit Monastry and Monk school at Lho village.
Day 10 : Trek to Sama gaon (3850m)
From Lho to Samagaon very interesting trekking. Gentel climbing to syala village. Small but very beutifull village and we keep walk through green forest and open valley to Sama gaon.
Day 11 : Acclimatization/exploration day at Manaslu Base Camp (5135) and Birendra Lake
We will have an exploration day today so we head to Manaslu Base Camp (5,135m) and head to Birendra Lake and climb Pungyen Gompa. If you are interested then we can climb up the Manaslu base camp or roam around the glacial lake where ice blocks tumble into the lake. We get back to Sama Gaon after exploration and have a good dinner. We stay overnight here.
Day 12 : Trek from Sama Gaon to Samdo (3860m)
From Sama Gaon, we head across flat land with grassy grazing area climbing up the valley leading us to Samdo. During the trail we come across the beautiful view of Manaslu that looks outstanding.
Day 13 : Trek from Samdo to Dharmasala (4470m)
From Samdo, we walk across the wooden bridge through old mani walls and climb gradually up to the valley leading to Larkya Glacier. The trail takes us to Salka Khola where we climb up to stone guest house called Dharmasala. We stay here in a Lodge.
Day 14 : Trek from Dharmasala to Bimthang via Larke Pass (5160m)
We walk early from Dharmasala as today we will have longest and toughest trek of this trail around Manaslu crossing the Larkya La Pass (5160m). We walk across the moraines of the glacier to the pass. We can have spectacular views of Cheo Himal, Himlung Himal, the huge Annapurna II and Kangguru from the pass. Experiencing the sceneries, we head to Bhimthang.
Day 15 : Trek from Bimthang to Tilije (2281 m).
We walk through the rhododendron forest to Karche which is the highest cultivationg place then descend to Gho village. We head to Tilje village, crossing the Dudh Koshi and wooden bridge.
Day 16 : Trek from Tilije to Jagat (1410m)
We walk through the easy trail where we climb up the paddy fields to small Karcha La Pass and walk across through fig tree and forest of rhododendron and fir leading us to Tilje.
Day 17 : Trek from Jagat to Beshisahar (7,90m) and drive to Kathmandu.
We take local drive to Beshisahar and after Beshisahar we drive back to Kathmandu.
Day 18 : Final day in Kathmandu for relax and shopping.
Reserve day and also final shopping day for you and have out with walking and drinking.
Day 19 : Transfer to international airport for your final departure (Trip ends.)
This is your last day in Kathmandu so you can enjoy your meal, go shopping before flight. Our representative with driver will take you to the airport for departure.