Lower Manaslu Trek

Description:

Trip Cost: US$1050

Gorkha, from where the unification of modern Nepal was started by King Prithvi Narayan Shah, is the first capital of Nepal. There are several places of historical and archaeological importance in the district. Blessed by nature’s splendor this land of historic, religious, ecological and cultural significance has every potential to be featured as one of the favored touristic destinations of the country. However, the number of tourists coming to this region is limited. The district is home to Mt Manaslu and the famous Manaslu Circuit Trek. Besides, the Lower Manaslu route offers moderate trekking, historical tour, pilgrimage tour, aegro tourism and community based home stay. The locals are also committed towards development and promotion of tourism in the district. The Lower Manaslu Trek begins from Gorkha Bazaar, Sirandanda, Barpak, Laprak, Khorlabesi-Arughat-Borlang. Accommodation is mostly on home stay or small Guest house as commercial lodging is available in only a few places. Himalaya Family Adventure arrange every month such a trek.

Trip Highlights:

Duration

12 Days 

 

Max. Elevation 

2100m. 

 

Destination 

Nepal 

 

Fitness Level 

Easy 

 

Category 

Home Stay 

 

Group Size 

1-8 People 

 

Best Season 

Any Time 

Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu and Transfer to Hotel
Day 02: Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
Day 03: Drive to Gorkha Bazaar 1060m./6hrs.
Day 04: Explore Gorkha Durbar/Viewpoint/Museum
Day 05: Drive to Bhachek 6hrs.-Trek to Sirandanda 1900m/1hrs.
Day 06: Trek to Barpak Gurung Village 1920m./7hrs. 
Day 07: Trek to Laprak Gurung Village 2100m./6hrs.
Day 08: Trek to Khorlabesi  970m./7hrs.
Day 09: Trek to Soti Khola 700m./ 6-7 hrs.
Day 10: Trek to Borlang Village 1000m./6hrs.
(First Prime Minister of Nepal (BHIMSEN THAPA) was born here)
Day 11: Drive back to Kathmandu /7hrs.
Day 12: Departure
Note: Above itinerary can be customized as per our guest specific requirements and can make shorter or longer. We are very flexible to update.

Includes:

Airport picks up and drops by tourist car
Welcome dinner at typical Nepali Restaurant
Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley by tourist vehicle
3 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu with Breakfast
One English Speaking Govt. License holder Trekking Guide
Trekking Permit and  TIMS permit
Trekking Porters (2 clients = 1 Porter)
Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner with hot drinks during treks
First Aid Kit and Trekking Duffel Bag for Porters
Tea House accommodation during the trek
All necessary land transport by tourist vehicles
Nepali staff salary, food, accommodation, Insurance, equipments.
Sleeping Bags and Down Jacket (to be return after trek)
Government Taxes and paper works.

Excludes:

International air fare and Nepal Visa Fee
Food in Kathmandu accept Breakfast
Personal expenses: (Laundry, phone calls, dry foods, cold drinks, bar bills)
Temple/Monastery entrance fees
Extra night of Accommodation and extra days of trek
Travel Insurance and rescue flights
Late arrival and late departure extra night
Additional activities (Safari-Bungee-Paragliding-Rafting and so on..)
Tipping to Nepali staff (Guide and Porters)

Equipments:

Day pack for your personal important things
Good Trekking Boots & Camping shoes/sandal
Socks-polypropylene, Jacket
Fleece-shirts, trekking trousers
Shorts, Swim wear, Sun Hat, Woolen cap
Sleeping Bag, Rain coat
Torch/headlamp (with spare batteries)
Toiletries/soap, Toilet paper, Sun block
Travel Towel, Wet-wipes
Personal Medication, Sunglasses
Camera & lenses, Memory cards
GPS Tracking Units may be helpful, Altimeter
Book/music player/pack of cards
A plastic bag for waste, Energy/snack bars
Trekking stick and, water bottle

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