Manaslu Mini Trek

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 15 Days

Highest access: 5100m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Manaslu Conservation area

Grade: Moderate to Strenuous

Best season: Oct-Nov & Mar-April

Culture: Cultural program with Special Dinner

Transportation: Local bus/private vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel/Tea House

Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + Tea or Coffee

  • Manaslu Mini Trek
  • Itinerary:
  • Cost info

Manaslu Mini Trek is shorter Trek in the comparison of the fully round trip trek, so that we have provided program of Manaslu circuit Trek as a Mini Trek Destination of the Manaslu region. Interestingly, this trekking trail is marvelous place for the trek where we could be able to explore the several villages during the Manaslu range. Being a enrich in panoramic view of different categories mountains standing over there, gives us chance to explore and observe the massive nature, culture of Tibetan and their life style, scenery view of Flora and Fauna, massive vegetation through the jungle etc

The trekking start from Gorkha Arughat, SotiKhola, Machhakjola and trek continue to lead to the Larky-La Pass than Bhimthan to arrive at the area of the Annapurna conservation. Back from the Chame village, that trail moves quarter of Manag District then we drive back to Kathmandu. In this way we will end the wonderful and shortest trek of the Manaslu region.

Trip info:


We give our first priority to our guest to serve them at superior level that is what making us today Himalayan Magic Treks. For the accommodation we have been providing star hotels in Katmandu and even normal guest house according to the guest demands and need. During the trek we provide standard Guest House with sound environment and hygienic food for the guest to make their trip happening and healthy. Being one of the rising destination in the world Manaslu region collecting many tourist. so, there obviously better Lodge and facilities in compared to previous times. Since, Manaslu Mini Trek is camping trek we provide comfortable dining, kitchen, crew, restroom tents and sleeping materials like mattress, Sleeping bags etc. We provide twin tent for our guest.

  • Meals:

We get paradise of food especially in the cities areas especially in Katmandu valley. We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine in city but during the Manaslu Mini Trek trek we get to eat from Continental, Indian and Nepali menu especially choices like Pasta, Pizza, Mo. Mo, soup items, Potatoes items, Dal Bhat, Hot drinks Tea & Coffee etc. Our camping cook are well trained and certified from Nepal Academy of Tourism and hotel Management.

  • Our Team:

Being homeland of Himalayas, it’s obvious to have challenging routes, High altitude problems, Weather and other conditions; any of those situations is big enough to ruin your trip. Leading around the steeply hills and rocky routes is not a job of common climbers and trekkers. Himalayan Magic Treks have been providing native leaders and staffs working in this field perfectly since long years to overcome tough challenges and make your trip a golden memory. They are trained and well certified by the Government of Nepal. All of our staffs have received emergency guidance in Himalaya’s and have knowledge of first Aid for our guest. We never compromise giving safety to our staffs, therefore we provide insurance and medical services during the trek and compensation when they need especially to Porters, Kitchen member and other.

  • Field Staffs:

we are  very much concern about the comfort of our guest and whenever it is about the staffs in the field. When we are on trek trekking through challenging route we need proper number of workers like Guide, Porter, Assistance guide, Camping members and other staffs. We provide 1 assistance guide with every 4 - 9 guests and 2 assistance guide with 10 guests. We do need strong and portable Porters to carry our weights, We provide 1 porters for 2 guest depending on guest stuffs and we allow only 25 kg for porters. We have professional and expert Guide, Leader and City guide in the field and can speak proper English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other required. We can also manage any other staffs as per your demand.      

  • Equipment’s:

We believe equipment does matter to make your trip easy and comfortable. Caring excessive quantity of equipment doesn’t make your adventure more interesting but the drawback. So, we request you to carry only selected and needed one and save your extra expenses for other need in trek though we have our potential porters. Warm Clothes, Down Jacket, Trouser, T-shirt, Hiking Boot, Sunglasses, Sun cream, Knife, Walking Steak, day back pack, Head Light, Sleeping Bag etc. These are the equipment's which you most carry during the trek.


Liner socks, Trekking shirts short sleeve, Thermal underwear, fleece sweaters lightweight, one heavier Easy drying long sleeved base layer shirts, woolen blends trekking socks, pair trekking pants with zip off bottoms

Outer layers

down vest, wind/rain proof over layer - jacket and pants, peak hat, headband, Warm winter hat, lightweight thermal layer hat, pair gloves, down jacket, Pair trekking boots, pair down booties Great for keeping feet warm in tent and while sleeping and for in the tent. Pair flip flops (for late night bathroom runs)

  • Safety & Security:

Security is our primary concern! From your beginning day (we will be there to pick you up with our staffs and identity) to departure date (airport drop services) we are always there to help you. We have proper remedial services during the trek with professional staffs; first aid kit, oxygen bag and Helicopter service for emergency rescue whenever trekkers get physical Loss or altitude sickness. We have focused more on acclimatization days to get rid of altitude sickness too.

  • Best Season to Trek in Nepal:

Autumn (September - November) and Spring (March - May) is the best trekking season for the trekking and mountaineering in Nepal.  Weather is mostly clear and temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season. 

Summer (June - August) and Winter (December - February). Though Summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas.  Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest,  Langtang and Annapurna are always comfortable to trek even in winter season.

  • Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Manaslu Mini Trek does require past experience, we have challenging route in Himalaya though our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in Himalayas always takes us to challenging altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and other workout will definitely help you in roots. 

  • Acclimatization:

Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2,500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent from altitude sickness. Every trekkers needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this we have life saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guest require.

  • Eco Friendly: 

We only leave foot prints! Himalayan Magic Treks is very much concern agency on environment pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers to protect our environment and Stop Global Warming. 

  • Helping Hand

Profit oriented is not only our priority! we have been helping some of ours very villagers from different corners of Nepal to sustain their social life and help them with education and required materials. We are always looking forward for interested candidates in this field to give helping hand to support and inspire them for their better beginning and good future. If you are interested please contact us: Info@himalayanmagic They really need us, Support us to be their Helping Hand.

  • Note:

We have tailor-made program for Manaslu Mini Trek. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Everest around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complication like natural and health challenges resulting chances in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional guides and leader to take you to final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for you protection.

Day 01Arrival in Kathmandu airport Welcome by Himalayan Magic Treks Member and transfer to your hotel/ after refreshing complete the official formalities/ briefing
Day 02Drive to Arughat(525m) again drive to Soti Khola 620m 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 03   Trek to Maccha Khola (900m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 04  Trek to Jagat (1,410m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodgea
Day 05 Trek Jagat to Philim (1,590m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 06Trek to Deng (1,920m) 6 ½ hours overnight at Lodge
Day 07  Trek to Namrung (2,700m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 08  Trek to Lho (3,180m) 5/6 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 09  Trek to Sama Gaun (3,530m) 6/7 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 10
Acclimatization day at Sama Gaun hike to Manasulu Base Camp back to Sama Gaun overnight at Lodge
Day 11
Trek to Samdo (3,780m) 5 ½ hours overnight at Lodge
Day 12
Trek to cross Larkya - La Pass (5,100m) then down to Bhimthang (3,700m) 7/8 hours overnight at Lodge
Day 13
Trek to Tilje (2,300m) / Dharapani overnight at Lodge
Day 14
Drive to Besishar overnight at Lodge
Day 15
Drive Back to Kathmandu 7/8 hours Overnight at Hotel.
Day 16
Departure transport to Airport for your onward destination- END of services of Himalayan Magic Treks

The Trip cost will Vary Depending on the Group Size Duration of days and Services required please contact Us Via Our email with your Details to Obtain a Quote.

Cost includes:

  • Airport picks & drops by private transport
  • Kathmandu/Arughat by bus again drive to Soti Khola by Jeep
  • Besishar/Kathmandu by bus
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including Tea or coffee
  • Accommodation on Tea House (Lodge) or provided Tents during the trek as mentioned in the trek type.
  • 2 nights accommodation in star Hotel in Kathmandu
  • English Speaking guide
  • All Government local Taxes
  • Annapurna National park Fees
  • Manaslu special permits
  • (TIMS) Trekkers Information Management System
  • First Aid kit and
  • General equipment for Porter
  • Guide and porter salary
  • Duffle Bags refundable to protect your Luggage 
  • Tour certificate
  • Company T- shirt as a Souvenir
  • Farewell dinner with typical Nepali restaurant.
  • All Guide and porter insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per Demand.

Cost excludes:

  • Lunch and Dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks,phone and Laundry.
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance.
  • Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects.
  • Tips