Manaslu Base Camp Trek Permit and Rules
Manasalu Base Camp Trekking is a remote and restricted area trekking for the experience of wilderness. Being one of the tallest mountain peaks in the world Mount Manaslu (8163m.) has been attracting thousands of travelers across the world. Actually, the popular trekking trails in Nepal like Everest, Annapurna and Langtang are getting too terribly crowded. So, the travelers who choose to make trip to Nepal’s Himalayas prefer to Manasalu Base Camp. This trip offers an excellent opportunity to experience the most emote lifestyle of the people of mountain region along with off the beaten trails.
Manaslu Base Camp trekking area is not much facilitated as other trekking regions like Everest, Annapurna, and Langtang however, at present, it is also getting facilitated as other trekking trails in Nepal. The availability of lodges and hotels now make this trip more convenient. Despite being remote and restricted area trekking, it has been fascinating tourists for years.
Around Manaslu trekking is a strenuous trek and it may not fit for the people of all the groups. They need high stamina and a well physical fitness. This trek takes you to the most remote area of Manaslu region and the trip offers you the marvelous view of mount Manasalu along with other snow-capped peaks in the horizon. The local heritage and the biological diversity of this region really please the tourists.
Manasalu Base Camp trekking is also considered to be an adventurous trekking in Nepal.The highest point in this trek is the ‘Larkya La Pass’ which is widely believed to be one of the most dramatic and high passes crossing in the Himalayas in Nepal. Nevertheless, we ensure the acclimatization and the topmost safety of the trekkers on the mountain during your Manasalu Manasalu Base Camp Trek . Adventurous but on your triumph a rewarding, Manaslu Base Camp trek excellently satisfies the adventure enthusiasts with a wide range of snow-fed mountains, flora and fauna, age-long heritages, glaciers, beautiful landscapes and the like.
Permit and Regulation
Because of the Restricted trekking route the Permit of this region is different from the normal trekking region like Annapurna, Everest and Langtang. According to the Government Regulation the Permit of Manaslu trekking region is quoted Off season and Peak season. The rate of the permit in Peak season start from March to May and Sep to November is 70 U.S dollars for 7 days. The rate of the permit for off season is quoted 50 u.s dollars for 7 days. To process the permit you need to have at least 4 passport size of Photo and on arrival you need to show original passport to the government to grant the Permit. The Tims card is not necessary but it is compulsory to take MCAP ( Manaslu conservation Area Permit ) and ACAP ( Annapurna Conservation Area Permit ).Individual trekker and traveler is not allowed in this trekking route so that for the permit there must be at least 2 group of trekkers with government register guide and there Travel insurance is compulsory.
When is the best Season For Manaslu Trek
Even though the best trekking season in Nepal is March to May and Sep to Nov. We like to give some hence to the trekker to choose their month of Adventure.Since the trek starts from the Low altitude Arukhet 700m to the High altitude Larke Pass 5160m definitely there will change the range of temperature of climate. Find some hence of the weather condition.
Janaury And Feburary : The winter time in Nepal. Mostly trekkers said Few people and very quit during trekking and it is cold and icy and the sky is clear. On this month Changing weather pattern is difficult to say. So there is need of Crampons for descending the Pass. Need to bring a tent to some places.
March : Good weather not too cold at high up and not to warm at down below. The beautiful Rhododendrons can see from Deng upto Shyala.
April : Getting Hot in weather in Lower. The beautiful Rhododendrons can see from Deng up to Shyala.
May : The month is hot and sweaty. The last of the Rhododendrons bloom can be seen.
June and July and August: Start Moonsoon no trekker can be seen and very few lodges are in activity.
September : The end of Moonson but still possibility of Haze and rain. Begin to start good weather for trekking from the mid of September.
October : Best time and Magnificent for the Trekking Time.
November : It is cold higher up but still best month for the trekking.
December : Getting cold but best view with the clear sky.
What to take with you on the Trek?
Trekking Equipment Check List:
|Trekking Boot : one Pair||Down or Fiber filled water and wind proof jacket and trouser :1||Note Book and Pen|
|Socks : 4||Fleece Jacket / Pullover :1||Toilet articles|
|Light socks : 3||Warm cotton trousers : 2||Toilet Roll|
|Sandle :1||Shirt and T shirs :4||Laundry soap|
|Other equipment||Lightweight cotton long trouser :3||Pocket Knife|
|Down Jacket : 1||Long underwear :2||Towel|
|Day Pack at least 25 kg : 1||Short underwear :4||Sewing Kit, Camera, Film,Cards and Personal Medical Kit.|
|Water Bottle : 1||Sun hat / Scarft/ Woolen hat :1|
|Sun cream : 1||Lightweight gloves :1|
|Sun Glasses :1||Rain coat:1|
|Flashlight with spare bulbs, batteries,lib salve, gaiters.||Heavy weight gloves or mittens with a waterproof :1|