Manaslu Circuit Trek
Two guys planning to walk the Manaslu Circuit with Tsum Valley, leaving Kathmandu the morning of the 23rd Nov.
Likely finish around 13th-14th.
If anybody would like to join they are more than welcome.
We are getting a guide only (mandatory for Manaslu), so costs could be split.
Rough plan (will likely change):
23rd: Drive Kathmandu – Soti Khola via Arughat, possibly walk to Liding <1hr
24th: Soti Khola/Liding – Khorlabeshi (just past Macchakhorla) 6.5hr
25th: Khorlabeshi – Salleri via Jagat, possibly continue to Philim if time
26th: Walk to Chumling (Tsum), approx 7hr from Salleri or 6hr from Philim
27th: Chumling – Chhokang Paro, 6hr
28th: Chhokang Paro – Mu Gompa, 6hr
29th: Puja ceremony AM & climb valley, then walk Mu Gompa – Lamagaon or Lar, 3hr approx
30th: Lamagaon/Lar – Chumling, 7hr approx
1st: Chumling – Deng, 6hr (alternative stay Pewa, 1hr before)
2nd: Deng – Namrung, 6.5hr (alternative Pewa-Ghap)
3rd: Namrung – Lho, 4hr
4th: Lho – Sama via Pung Gyen (Pungyen) Gompa, 6-7hr
5th: Acclimatisation in Sama, visit Manaslu Basecamp + Birendra Lake, 7.5hr
6th: Sama – Samdo, 3hr
7th: Acclimatisation in Samdo. Walk towards Lajyung (5120m) or Gyala Bhanjyang Pass
8th: Samdo – Dharamsala (Larke Phedi), 2hr
9th: Daramsala – Larkye Pass – Bimthang, 8hr
10th: Bimthang – Gho (Gowa), alt accom: Sukri
11th: Gho – Tal?
12th: Tal – Syange for jeep?
13th: Spare day (will possibly include more Tsum Valley if time, including Ganesh Himal Base Camp)Reply