Manaslu region is an absolute opportunity to walk around the periphery of the world’s eighth highest mountain – The Manaslu. Located in the west-central region of Nepal, the region is a recently opened region for trekking purposes. Day by day, the popularity of this region is growing. The untouched natural glory of this place and the wilderness of Mt. Manaslu makes this region one of the best suitable locations in Nepal for trekking. The region is enriched with dense forests, a balanced ecosystem, and biodiversity. No wonder the Nepalese government has declared the region as Manaslu Conservation Area. Since 1998, the region is protected as a conservation area. The area stretches over an area of 1663 square kilometers and is managed by National Trust for Nature Conservation in Nepal.
The untouched natural glory, off beaten trails, diverse ecosystem, floras, faunas, diversified culture and above all the outstanding views of Mt. Manaslu make this region one of the must-visit the location in Nepal. Mt. Manaslu that rises over an elevation of 8156 meters is also referred to as the spirit of mountains. Locals consider this mountain to be a place of spiritual deities. The trail to the Manaslu region follows an ancient trade route along the Budhi Gandaki river. The route offers some stunning views of snow-clad mountains, dense rhododendron forests, and ethnic villages. Throughout the journey, you will be blessed with some astonishing views of mountains in the Manaslu and Annapurna range.
There are many trekking options when it comes to the Manaslu region of Nepal. You can opt for Manaslu Circuit Trek and cross Larkya La pass. Similarly, the Tsum valley trek is an opportunity to explore the hidden valleys and untouched ancient culture of the region. You can combine both the journeys to have the best of the Manaslu region. The ethnic villages, Trans Himalayan valleys and ancient monasteries in the Manaslu region are the hidden treasures not to be missed during your trek to Manaslu region. So, are you overwhelmed for any trekking journeys to the Manaslu region of Nepal? World Alpine Treks is here to accompany you with various trekking routes available in the Manaslu region