Manaslu Budget Trek is a 14 days adventure trip through the trial of the Manaslu circuit with Larkya La Pass. Due to the unique feature, this new tea house trekking is one of the best trekking in Nepal. The smooth blend of a wild landscape, Buddhist and Hindu culture, and mixed people make this trek the best. Similarly, the eighth highest mountain in the world with a sky touring height of 8156m makes Budget Manaslu Circuit Trek adventurous and full of surprises.
Why Manaslu Budget Trek
Although Manaslu trekking region in Nepal is not fit for budget travelers. Here we offer 14 Days Manaslu Trekking as a budget trek by which every trekker can experience this circuit trekking trail full of conspicuous topography, community, wildlife, bridges, roaring river, snowcapped mountains, forest, flowers, and orchids.
14 Days Manaslu Trekking
Manaslu Trek is considered moderate to difficult trekking in Nepal. This circuit trek mostly fits for those physically fit, mentally prepared, and walking enthusiasts. As a result, we don’t have a rest day in our 14 Days Manaslu Trekking Itinerary. However, you hike extra for acclimatization in Samdo and Dharmasala before you reach the highest point of the Manaslu Budget Trek.
We understand the risk of altitude sickness, which usually reacts after 3500 meters above sea level. Taking a whole day's rest as acclimatization is not the solution for acute mountain sickness. To minimize these effects we special care for the itinerary, drinking, eating, and walking schedule. Similarly, slow and steady hiking, feeling your body, and clothing as the weather condition, and taking percussion is the best way to deal with it. As a result Trekking Trail Nepal is able to organize the 14 Days Manaslu Trekking as fit for budget trekkers.
In Short Manaslu Budget Trek
Nevertheless, our Manalsu Budget Trek starts from Soti Khola and ends in Dharapani crossing the Larkya Pass of 5106m. You will not skip any attractions of the classical Manaslu Circuit Trekking. Villages like Bimthang, Dharapani, Dharmasala, SamaGaun, Samdo, Lho, Phillim, and more will make your trail attractive. Also, the views of high altitude glaciers and long ridge mountains of Manalsu rise the adventure level despite of Budget Trek in Manaslu. In Short Trekking Trail Nepal includes everything and excludes nothing to offer the best Manalsu Budget Trek.
14 Days Manaslu Budget Trek Itinerary
Day 1 Arrive in Kathmandu, Pick up, and transfer to hotel.
Day 2 Free day in Kathmandu, Issue Manaslu Trekking permit, guide meet up, and get the bus to Soti Khola.
Day 3 Trek to Machha Khola Village.
Day 4 Trek to Jagat Village
Day 5 Trek to Dyang
Day 6 Trek to Namrung
Day 7 Trek to Sama Gaon
Day 8 Trek to Manaslu Base Camp
Day 9 Trek to Samdo
Day 10 Trek To Dharmasala
Day 11 Explore the highest trekking trail of Larkya La Pass to Bhimthang
Day 12 Trek to Tilche
Day 13 Drive to Beshi Sahar and drive to Kathmandu.
Day 14 End of Budget Manaslu Trekking.
Trekking trail stretching around the Manaslu Mountain range in the northern part between Kathmandu and Pokhara. The name Manaslu Trekking is gaining popularity recently whether budget or classical circuit trek with Tsum Valley. Manaslu Budget Trek is the best alternative hiking route over the over-exploited and Annapurna Circuit Trekking. 14 Days Budget Manaslu Circuit trekking truly provides an authentic experience of people, culture, nature, and more in the Himalayas.
Must Know About Manaslu Budget Trek:
For Whom the Manaslu Budget Trek Is:
First for the Trekkers who are allured to people, culture, wild landscapes, and mountains. Especially who are open to adventure and who can enjoy what comes in front of them. Next, Manaslu Budget Trek is for those who carry the BIG adventure dream but with a limited budget. Then, who wants to be in the wild far for modern, materialistic, and commercial civilization? Finally, those adventurers missed the opportunity to explore and experience the Annapurna Circuit Trek during the golden era. Even fits trekkers who need 14 Days Manaslu Trekking itinerary.
People who are interested in culture and diversity within a close environment. Manaslu trek offers a homely environment amidst the mountains and away from commercialization and materialism. A chance to experience authentic Nepal, it is for those who missed the Annapurna Circuit Experience during its golden era
Transportation for Manaslu Budget Trek
All the transportation used for 14 Days Manaslu Trekking is public, Except welcome and farewell as airport transfer. Using public transportation service not only help to reduce the cost of the trek, but also comes with real road transportation experience in Nepal as Nepalese people do. In short public transportation is used for Manaslu Budget Trek, between, Kathmandu Soti Khola, Dharapani Besisahar, and Kathmandu.
Best Season for Manaslu Budget Trek
Nepal follows 4 seasonal weather cycles. The month of March, April, and May Spring seasons and September, October, and November Autumn season is considered the best season for Manaslu Trek as well as other trekking in Nepal. However, starting and ending of each season is the best season for Manaslu Budget Trek. In addition, you will be able to skip the peak moments with crowed full trekking trial and can enjoy the peaceful Himalayas nature
In short, March, May, September, late November, and early December is the best month for Budget Manaslu Trekking. However these 14 days Manaslu trek can enjoy in any month of the year. Autumn and spring season are best because of the chill weather, good trail, colorful view, mountain visibility, festivals flavor, and condition of the trail.
Nevertheless, if you are looking for some other special trekking and new trials in the Himalayas, Mohare Danda Trek, Upper Mustang Trek, and High Bridge Trek are highly recommended.
Permits for Manaslu Budget Trek and Its Cost.
As you all know Manaslu Trekking region belongs to restrict trekking in Nepal. To explore and trek to the hidden jewels of the Himalayas, you need to get 3 different permits for Manaslu Budget Trek.
- Restricted Area Trekking (RAT) Permits US$ 50-70 per week. Price varies during peak trekking season and off-season.
- Manaslu Conservation Area Permit (MCAP): Nepalese Rupees 3000 equivalent to US $ 25.
- Annapurna Conservation Area Permit (MCAP): Nepalese Rupees 3000 equivalent to US $ 25
Manaslu Budget Trek Note
To offer the best price Manaslu Circuit Trek to meet budget travelers we are not taking any chances. We Trekking Trail Nepal, are a Zero Rescue Company with a 100% Success Rate. We never ever, compromise with safety and security not only for you but also for your stakeholders; leaders, guides, porters, and supporters. As we change a few things on this circuit trek to provide a low-cost Manaslu trek, we feel it is our responsibility to inform you. In short Manaslu Budget Trek and safety, notes are not an actual risk but it's better to know it prior you book Manaslu Budget Trek.
- One full day rest in Sama Gaun for acclimatization. You can add a day if you feel you need it on the trek. However, we are using our free afternoon in Samdo and Sama Gaun for an acclimatizing hike.
- Day 12 of Budget Manaslu Trek is another long and tiring one just after crossing the highest point to Manaslu Circuit Trekking. This day is long because of some specific reason. Trekking trail From Bhimthang to Dharapani is long but easy as well as downhill. The distance is 22 Km which takes about 8 easy hours to complete.
However, Trekking Trail Nepal gives you all authority to you. You can split this day into 2 and make it more relaxing.
Food and drink for Manaslu Budget Trek
The hotels and lodges on the 14 Days Manaslu Trekking trail will offer you a wide range of food and drinks. You can choose your best food and drinks one each meal. Not only do you get a wide selection, but they prepare the all items garden fresh, clean, and organic. The taste is different in each place due to the reason of local raw material availability. Similarly, the price of Food and drink for Manaslu Budget Trek will rise as you reach higher.
Short Budget Manaslu Trek
We are in the modern age where we are surrounded by limited resources. The first time is the scariest resource ever. Next is a natural destination away from modern innovations follows by money and physical fitness.
Trekking Trail Nepal receives hundreds of emails requesting short treks in Nepal to fit in their time frame. And half of them have a limited budget too. As the result, we successfully completed the Shortest Manaslu Trek 10 Days however it does not come within budget.
Here is the Short 10-Day Manaslu Circuit Trek Package Itinerary
Day 1 Drive to Machha Khola
Day 2 Trek to Salleri Village
Day 3 Trek to Bihi Phedi
Day 4 Trek to Namrung
Day 5 Trek to Sama Gaon
Day 6 Trek to Samdo
Day 7 Trek To Dharmasala
Day 8 Explore the trail to Bhimthang
Day 9 Trek to Tilche
Day 10 Drive to Beshi Sahar and continue to Kathmandu to end 10 Days Short Manaslu Circuit Trekking.
Guide and Porters for Manaslu Budget Trek
To create a cost-effective trekking package, we are excluding some of the services. Among them, porter is one which we and not include in your Manaslu Budget Trek. However, the guide is there as the rules of the Nepal government. He not only shows you the trail but is your friend to make your Manaslu Trekking memorable. However, as your interest, you can add porter services to your Manaslu Budget Trek more comfortably and relaxing.
Requirements for Manaslu Trekking
As you know, Manaslu is one restricted trekking region in Nepal. You can trek here to explore the natural and cultural wonders but comes with a few extra guidelines. In other words, these treks are not free like Everest and Annapurna Base Camp Trekking but impossible for individuals. Here are 3 Basis requirements for Manaslu Trekking whether you are doing on a budget or luxury.
1. Must join a legitimate trekking company like Trekking Trail Nepal.
2. Minimum 2 trekking guests fooling the same itinerary.
3. Original passport must submit obtain Manaslu Trekking permits.
Manaslu Budget Trekking Price
What is the best price for Mansulu Budget Trek? This is one most repeatedly asked questions. When we mention Budget Trek we know what it means. Even though we follow the principle of “Trekking Package For All” we try our best to lower the Manaslu Budget Trekking price as we can. As a result, the best price Trekking Trail Nepal can offer for Manaslu Budget Trek is US$ 575 per person.
What's included in Manaslu Budget Trek Price?
Services include in Manaslu Budget Trek change the prices. Each additional service on the trip comes with an extra cost. We include the all basic services and a few other which makes you comfortable and safe even legitimate for Manaslu Trek. Following are the services included in the Manaslu Budget Trek price of US$ 575 per person. And Price excluding too.
Price includes the following services:
- All airport transfer on a private vehicle.
- Public transportation pick up and drop by private vehicle.
- Standard accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
- Basic hotel, lodge, or tea house accommodation during the trek.
- All public transportation to Soti Khola and from Dharapani to Kathmandu.
- Government-certified experience and English-speaking guide.
- Salary, travel allowance, and insurance of trekking guide with basic gear.
- Complementary Manaslu Trekking Map, T-shirt, and Sleeping bag for just the trekking duration.
Price excludes Manaslu Budget Trek
- Nepal visa fees
- Meals during the Manaslu Budget Trek.
- Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
- Drinking water and all beverages.
- All sorts of personal expenses
- Travel and medical insurance inclusive of an emergency evacuation.
- Cost increase due to extending days or with private transportation.
- Porter services for Manaslu Budge trekking.
- Tips for 14 days budget Manaslu trekking. ( Not Mandatory but expected and appreciated )
To sum up, this 14 Days Budget Manaslu Trekking is the best and most effective Manaslu Circuit trek. As you know some experience can’t be bought. As a result, our Manaslu Budget Trek comprise all such activities, events, and adventure that can be empirical in one.