Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek is another adventure in your path of the Manaslu circuit. It reaches near the Nepal-Tibet border. A beautiful valley of Tsum offers you Tibetan culture, Buddhism and lots of monasteries. This hidden valley is in the middle of beautiful Ganesh Himal and Manaslu. Passing through Manaslu Conservation Area during this Manaslu and Tsum Valley trek, you will also visit the base camp of Ganesh Himal. Manaslu circuit is popular among trekkers in Nepal.
This trek starts at Sotikhola and ends at Besisahar. It is one of the best trekking circuits in Nepal. It will take 20-21 days to complete this circuit. The government of Nepal permitted trekking of this circuit only in 1999. This trekking route follows an ancient salt trading route through Budi Gandaki. The entire circuit is more than 177 km.
The route follows Kathmandu to Sotikhola, trek to Machhakhola, trek to Jagat-Lokpa-Dumje-Nile and Mu Gumba. After your day at Mu Gumba, the journey starts one again with a trek to Chumling, Deng, Namrung, Lho, and Samagaun. Another acclimatization takes place at Samagaun.
Then, we follow the trails of Samdo, Dharamshala, Larke Pass, Bhimtang, Tilije, Dharapani, and Besisahar. You will finish your journey here and back to Kathmandu. You will have the best trekking experience in this circuit because it is new and unexplored.