Manaslu Base Camp is another amazing base camp trekking with the untouched beauty in the Manaslu region of Nepal. For the Manaslu base camp, you can see the amazing view of the stunning mountains, hills, village and the culture of the region and you also can see the mesmerizing view of the Manaslu Himal, Ganesh Himal, Himal Chuli and Shringi Himal.
Highlights of the Manaslu Base Camp Trekking
- The amazing Manaslu Base Camp
- Explore the untouched and hidden gem of nature
- Mix cultural and tradition of the Tibetan & Buddhist
- Known as a best classic trekking of Nepal
- Explore the rural village and the lifestyle of the people
- Different ethnic groups of the region
- Stunning view of the Mt.Manaslu (8,163m), Himlung Himal (7,216m), Ganesh Himal, etc.
Overview of the Manaslu Base Camp Trekking
Manaslu Base Camp trekking is a perfect hiking to see and explore the hidden and untouched gem of nature. This base camp is in between the border of Nepal and Tibet. The route of the MBC is thrilling and amazing for the trekking lover. This trekking is a little bit challenging for beginner hikers. Most of the trekkers say that this is the trekking paradise to explore the untouched beauty of nature. While on doing Manaslu Base Camp with the amazing route which includes the three peaks of Manaslu which is also known as “Japanese Peak”.
Manaslu is the Sanskrit name given to the mountain which means “Mountain of the Souls”. and local people knowns this mountain as Pungen Ri whose personification is worshiped in the Gompa some hundred meters above on the valley of Sama Goan. This is one of the very challenging trekking in Nepal. During hiking, you can see the 8th highest mountain of the world Mt.Manaslu which is in 8,163m above sea level. Because of the Toshio Imanishi of japan who climbed the mountain for the first time in 1956 with the help of Gyalzen Norbu(Nepali) and after that most of the Japanese prefer to climb the mountain. This is the main reason the Japanese consider Manaslu as their mountain-like British consider Everest as theirs.
Manaslu Base Camp trekking offers you so many amazing views on the whole trekking journey. In this region mostly you can see the ancient Tibetan culture and lifestyle. You can see the beautiful monasteries, stupas and the stunning view of the Tibetan Plateau. Trekkers can see the beautiful Budi Gandaki River and many other waterfalls, cascades on the whole trekking journey. The different ethnic group and their different cultural&tradition will make you amazed and the greenery around you make you feel refresh for sure.
Best time to do Manaslu Base Camp Trekking
while for doing trekking in Nepal there no any special time and season you can go on the trekking all the days of the year but it’s just got the current information about the climate of the place it can be 100% correct because no one can know about the climate of the nature but it can help you little bit.
In Summer season the weather will be the mixture of hot and cold because summer brings monsoon the season of the rain along with it and you can face many rainy days on the trekking journey. the hotness of the summer and the coldness of the rain will make the weather amazing for the trekking. But the trails will be little slippery, muddy and wet and some bugs like leech, snails, and mosquitos. so you need to be careful. and you can see the beautiful fresh view after the rain stop.
Spring is one of the best seasons for trekking in Nepal. The weather on this season remains bright and warm with coolness. The sky looks very clear and the clouds look beautiful with it. The temperature will be moderate. In this season, Nepali New Year comes so you can enjoy the new year with the local people. The view of the Himalayan peaks looks stunning in spring and you can see the growing nature like plants, flowers, etc.
Autumn is the most perfect season to do trekking by the trekkers. They say this is the best season to do trekking in every part of Nepal. The weather will different and cool like dry and stable in this season. the route will be filled with trekkers on this season. and trekkers can see so many amazing panoramic views of the mountain peaks and nature. This is the best time to take clear pictures of the nature photographer. On the whole trails, you can see and smell the beautiful blooming flowers and the biggest festival also comes in the autumn season like Dashain, Tihar, and Chhat. So you can celebrate festival as well.
Winter season brings lots of snowfall at Himalayan regions. The weather will remain very cold and foggy on this season. In winter you can see the snow on the ways and the days and nights will be freezing cold for you. You can see the mesmerizing view of the snowcapped mountains. But the snow can block you ways also so be prepared when you do trekking in the winter season. And you can celebrate Christmas in winter in Nepal.
Manaslu Base Camp Trekking Difficulty
Manaslu Base Camp trekking very challenging and amazing trekking of Manaslu Region. You can face so many difficulties in the trekking and the main cause is AMS (altitude mountain sickness). which looks normal but can be very dangerous. You have to walk around 6 to 7 hours on a daily basis. You have to walk on the frozen path to cross the Larkya La to reach Bhimthang which will be really difficult for the trekkers. And if you cross these difficult points of the trekking then you will walk to the little bit easy trails but you need to be physically fit and healthy to do trekking in Himalayan areas.
Accommodation & Food for Manaslu Base Camp Trekking
while during the trekking towards the MBC you will spend the night at local teahouses or at homestays. The room will be on twin sharing basis on the trekking. But on the request, a single room can be available at extra price. the room will be warm and clean and you can get the hot shower facilities on the nightstand as well
You will enjoy the Nepali food on the trekking. But you can also eat international cuisine like Indian, Continental, Tibetan, and Italian as well. You can have some hot chocolate, coffees, bread, and other soft cold drinks of different variety and fast foods.