11 days Manaslu Circuit Trek is there are several customized itineraries for Manaslu Circuit Trek. It is derived from the core Manaslu Circuit Trek Itinerary of either 18 days or 22 days. 11 days Manaslu Circuit Trek itinerary is for those adventure lovers who have high level stamina of trekking in the mountain for at least 8-9 hours.Since Manaslu Circuit Trek is widely known as one of the adventure trekking, undoubtedly, we require a good level of physical stamina with confidence of continuous hiking for 8 hours. In order to enhance your hiking or trekking stamina, you can do some short or easier hiking or trekking, some easy walks, regular exercises and aerobics.
As other Manaslu Circuit Treks, we begin our 11 days Manaslu Circuit Trek from Sotikhola . We have two options to get Sotikhola from Kathmandu. The one is Sotikhola Jeep Ride and the other is Sotikhola Public Bus Ride. To be frank, the jeep ride to Sotikhola will be more convenient to you because it mountain road and the condition of toad is not really good. But recently, the road is under the process of concretization. Hopefully, we can enjoy a comfortable drive from Kathmandu to Sotikhola soon for our Manaslu Circuit Trek. From Sotikhola, we begin our trekking via lush forest, terraced fields, awesome river beaches, exploring holy caves and monasteries. As we go closer to the Tibetan border, we can experience dialects too. Similarly, we will be stunned to witness Mt. Manaslu( 8163m) and other alluring peaks to the Tibetan side.Later, we have a challenge which is Larkya La Pass, one of the highest passes of the world. At the top of the Larkya La Pass, we really feel blessed ourselves crossing the one of the adventurous passes in the world. Finally, we end our 11 days Manaslu Circuit Trek at Besisahar.
Trekkers require obtaining a special area permit for Manaslu Circuit Trek since it is a restricted area trekking in Nepal. If you are booking your 11 days Manaslu Trek via a trekking company, they will arrange all required permits for you and need have minimum two trekkers.
Food and Accommodation
The food items we get on the 11 days Manaslu Circuit Trek are bread, noodle, dumpling, Dal Bhat and curry, Thukpa etc. We do not really get such items of the food we get in the cities. One item of the food costs between 4-8 US dollars.
We have to satisfy on very normal type of accommodation during our 11 days Manaslu Circuit Trek since it is remote area trekking. Only few lodges can be found on the trail and even sometimes they are full. So, you need to tell your guide to make a prior reservation of your accommodation for your Manaslu Circuit Trek. Expect to share the accommodation, bathrooms and toilets. They are normally outside. One accommodation cost between 10-15 US dollars.
Skills and Experiences
11 days Manaslu Circuit Trek is considered to be an adventure trekking in Nepal. So, we require preparing well prior to the trekking. Regular exercises, aerobics, packing up the right gear; doing short trekking and hiking will help you a lot in your Manaslu Circuit Trek. Avoid eating local meat and water from local tap, have plenty of water soup and make your Manaslu Circuit Trek a memorable.