Manaslu the eighth highest mountain with the elevation of 8163m 26781ft lies in the west-central part of Nepal 9hrs drive from Kathmandu to Soti Khola 710m. Manaslu region is very remote trekking destination in Nepal regardless of unique touristic attraction, Manaslu holds amazing landscapes and cultural importance, traditional farming, religious practices, solitary settlements, lofty mountain view especially Manaslu 8163m itself, base camp of Manaslu, wild animals and plants are the major attraction of this area. Tsum valley trek in this region is one of the most popular trekking destinations and is a restricted area which requires special permits and guide.
Manaslu is surrounded by many lofty peaks Ngadi Chuli, Himchuli, and Boudha in the east and the Ganesh Himal, Buri Gandaki River gorge and Marysandgi Khola on the west. Manaslu also covers tropical and sub-tropical zones offers verities of vegetation possibilities. This region is also facilitated with Manaslu conservation area captivating ethnic group like Gurung, and indo-Tibetans and their settlement influencing natural beauty and the cultural taste in the Himalayas. Unlike many another region, this region is a sanctuary to many highly endangered animals including Snow Leopard, Pandas, Himalayan black bear, gray wolf, Himalayan Musk and much more similarly birds of 110 species have been identified including a Golden eagle, Himalayan griffon, Kalij, Snowcocks etc.
Manaslu region is very remote trekking destination in Nepal regardless of unique touristic attraction, it holds amazing landscapes and cultural importance. The mainly regarded trekking destination permitted by Nepal government like Manaslu circuit trek, Tusm valley trek, and Rupina la pass trek. This region is recommended to very trekkers who like to travel in remote Himalayas away from today's modernization influence. Manaslu is very quire and spiritual destination of Nepal.