Manaslu Expedition

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Manaslu(8,156m) is taken from the Sanskrit word Manasa which means Intellect or Soul. It is the same word that is the root of the name of the sacred lake Manasarover near to Mt. Kailash in Tibet. Manaslu is situated in the Nepal at the flat place, describing the mountain’s general summit. It was first ascend by T. Imanishi & g. Norbu in 1956.It has always been a Japanese mountain and based on the 2002 record, there were 175 submitter, 120 expeditions and 49 were deaths.

Nowadays, there is half of a dozen various routes on the way of Manaslu route. The South Face of this Mountain of intellect is perhaps the strenuous in climbing history. Our Caravan route takes off at Sama Gaon, where remotely Makalu is called as Kambung after a local god. It was during the self same village back in 1954 that the second Japanese expedition met with bitter resistance from the locals. The villagers of Sama Gaon told them that the first team was responsible for avalanche which had destroyed a monastery, so that they refused to let them to climb then the expedition set off to climb the Ganesh Himal.

Despite of having large donation to reconstruct the monastery, Subsequent, Japanese expeditions including the one that made the first ascent in 1956, took place in an atmosphere of animosity and mistrust. The second successful Japanese expedition was in 1971 as well as there was South Korean attempt in 1971 and in April 1972 an avalanche which appeared in the death of five climbers and 10 Sherpa ended the second South Korean Expedition. Reinhold Messier had made the fourth ascent of Manaslu as a member of a Tyrolean expedition, ascended the peak from the Marsyangdi Valley in 1972.

  1. Day 01 : Arrival Kathmandu 1,400m, Welcome program by Bonny Himalaya Treks member and direct transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu on Bed & Breakfast plan.
  2. Day 02 : Kathmandu – Official formalities, Hotel with Bed & Breakfast plan.
    Day 03 Drive by Bus Kathmandu to Arughat overnight at Tent.
  3. Day 04 : Trek to Soti Khola overnight at tent.
  4. Day 05 : Trek to Machha Khola overnight at tent.
  5. Day 06 : Trek to Jagat overnight at tent.
  6. Day 07 : Trek to Dyang overnight at tent.
  7. Day 08 : Trek to Namrung overnight at tent.
  8. Day 09 : Trek to Sama Gaon overnight at tent.
  9. Day 10 : Sama Gaon – Rest Day for acclimatization overnight at tent.
  10. Day 11 : Trek to Manaslu Base Camp overnight at tent.
  11. Day 12 : Base Camp Set up & prepare for climbing overnight at tent.
  12. Day 13 to 36 : Climbing period of Manaslu Expedition overnight at tent.
  13. Day 37 : Manaslu BC to Sama Gaon overnight at tent.
  14. Day 38 : Trek to Dharamsala overnight at tent.
  15. Day 39 : Trek to Bhimthang via Larke pass overnight at tent.
  16. Day 40 : Trek to Tilje overnight at tent.
  17. Day 41 : Trek to Syagy overnight at tent.
  18. Day 42 : Drive to Kathmandu overnight at Hotel with Bed & Breakfast plan.
  19. Day 43 : Free day in Kathmandu valley and evening farewell dinner in typical Nepali culture.
  20. Day 44 : Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.