Manaslu Region Trek

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Manaslu Region Trek

Manaslu region is dominated by the skyline of the eighth highest mountain with an elevation of 8163m 26781ft (Mt. Manaslu) lies in the west-central part of Nepal 9hrs driving from Kathmandu to Soti Khola 710m. Manaslu region is an upcoming and being known trekking destination in Nepal with unique touristic attractions like a hand full of centuries-old monasteries, amazing landscapes, cultural importance, traditional farming, religious practices, solitary settlements, lofty mountain view especially Manaslu 8163m itself, the 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 that requires special permits and a 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 in the west. Manaslu also covers tropical and sub-tropical zones and offers verities of vegetation possibilities. This region is also facilitated by the Manaslu conservation areas captivating ethnic groups like Gurung, and Tibetans and their settlement influencing social beauty and the cultural taste in the Himalayas. Unlike many other regions, this region is a sanctuary to many highly endangered animals including Snow Leopards, Pandas, Himalayan black bears, gray wolves, Himalayan Musk, and many more similar birds of 110 species have been identified including a Golden eagle, Himalayan griffon, Kalij, Snowcocks, etc.

Manaslu region is a very remote and off-the-beaten-track trekking destination in Nepal regardless of unique touristic attractions, it holds amazing landscapes and cultural importance. The mainly regarded trekking destination permitted by the Nepal government like the Manaslu circuit trek, the Tusm Valley Trek which is regarded for the Tibetan traditional habitat and nonviolent practices in the lap of the beautiful Himalayas, and the Rupina la Pass Trek which highlights the lower altitude to higher altitude vegetation, lifestyle, culture, and landscapes. This region is recommended to very trekkers who like to travel in the remote Himalayas away from today's modernization influence. Manaslu is a very solitary, spiritual, and complete package destination that holds true value as a touristic destination.