Manaslu Base Camp Trek

Mt. Manaslu is the eighth highest peak in the world with an elevation of 8,163 m. Manaslu Base camp trek is the off-beaten trek in the restricted area where you can enjoy the amazing landscape in a peaceful environment. It is a part of Manaslu Circuit trek which includes the Manaslu Base Camp for day visit during the rest day in Samagaon. This article is brief information about Manaslu base camp trek along with itinerary, permit and best time for trekking.

The brief itinerary of Manaslu base camp trek:

Day 1: Arrival in Nepal

Day 2: Drive to Soti Khola from Kathmandu

Day 3: Trek to Machha Khola

Day 4: Trek to Jagat

Day 5: trek to Deng

Day 6: Trek to Namrung

Day 7: Trek to Sama Gaon

Day 8: Trek to Manaslu base camp and return to Sama Gaon

Day 9: Trek to Samdo

Day 10: Trek to Dharmasala

Day 11: Trek to Larke La pass and Hike to Bhimthang

Day 12: Trek to Dharapani

Day 13: Drive back to Kathmandu

Day 14: Final departure

 Best time for Manaslu Base camp trek

To get the best trekking experience, choosing the best time is always appreciated. The best time for Manaslu base camp trek is spring (March, April and May) and autumn (September, October and November). The moderate temperature, pleasant weather and amazing view of mountains and landscape supports a great trek in Manaslu region.

Permit for Manaslu Base camp trek

Manaslu is the restricted area where you need restricted area permit for trekking in the Manaslu region. You can get Manaslu base camp trekking permit through immigration department of Nepal. You should have a minimum of two people for making permit for Manaslu Base Camp.


Manaslu base camp trek is 14 days trek on which you can spend 12 days in Manaslu region and two days in Kathmandu. You can enjoy the amazing view of Manaslu range, Gorkha district region. Beside  Manaslu circuit trek there are other trekkings like Everest base camp trek , Everest Panaroma trek and Langtang valley trek as  amazing trek in Nepal.