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What Is Manaslu Trek

November 28, 2018

What Is Manaslu Trek?

Manaslu is the eighth highest mountain out of 14 eight-thousanders, in the world at 8,163 meters above sea level. It is located in the Mansiri Himal, part of the Nepalese Himalayas, in the west-central part of Nepal. Its name, which means “mountain of the spirit”, comes from the Sanskrit word Manasa, meaning “intellect” or “soul”. It was first climbed on May 9, 1956, by Artur Haizer, Gyalzen Norbu and Toshio Imanishi. Manaslu is also known as ‘Killer Mountain’.

what is manaslu trek
what is Manaslu trek

What is Manaslu Base Camp Trekking?

Manaslu 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 the trip to Nepal’s Himalayas prefer to Manaslu Base Camp. This trip offers an excellent opportunity to experience the most remote 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 EverestAnnapurna, 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.

Manaslu 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 Manaslu 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.

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