Nepal is a paradise for trekking enthusiasts. This little Himalayan country has some of the best Himalayan trekking routes. Manaslu Trek is one such trek in Nepal that is far less crowded than other classic treks that the country offers. The trekking trail has epic scenery on offer, a spectacular suspension bridge, a subtropical forest, river gorges and most importantly, bleak, yet striking snowfields.About Manalsu PeakThe Manaslu Peak is the world’s eighth highest peak, standing tall at 8163 m. The trek takes you around Mt. Manaslu through the Larkya Pass which towers at over 5100 m. Just imagine the feeling of accomplishment when you look at the mighty Manaslu peak standing before you.Compared to the other treks in Nepal like the Everest Base Camp Trek and Annapurna Circuit Trek, Manaslu trek is less crowded, yet the beauty is similar. This challenging trek has a wild beauty to it that can only be understood if you embark on the trail.
The Manaslu trek got officially accessible for trekking in the early 90s. Without a doubt, it is one of the best teahouse treks with many popular tea houses located steps away. If you’re not restricted by time, you can even explore the Bamboo forests located in Arughat which is the starting point of this trek.