The 8th highest mountain in the world, Mt. Manaslu (8,163m) lies in the western Gorkha Nepal. After the Massive crowd increasing in Annapurna and Everest Manaslu become a very good alternative trail. The unique culture, Tibetan lifestyle and it is one of the remote trails in Nepal. The Manaslu and Tsum Valley Trekking make the circuit over 5,160m Larke pass and connect to the other popular trekking trail of Nepal Annapurna Circuit.
Manaslu Trek Itinerary
Within Minimum of 14 days to the maximum of 22 days time, Manaslu Trek Itinerary can be designed. It also depends on how many days side trip and acclimatisation days has been including in your itinerary. Basically, if the side trip to Tsum Valley and Manaslu you should at list go with 20 to 22 days. and If you just willing to do Manaslu with 2 days rest in the major place then 14 Days Manaslu Trek Itinerary should be more than enough.
Manaslu Trek Cost
If you compear the overall trekking cost with other trekking trails Manaslu Trek cost is not expensive. The food and accommodation are all same and transportation is, even more, cheaper. However, compear to Everest and Annapurna the Manaslu trek permit cost is expensive as you have to buy 3 or 4 different permits. The permit alone you have to pay USD 140 for the 14 days Manaslu trek. The food and accommodation altogether not more than USD 20 - 25 per person per day.