Larkya Peak Climbing in Manaslu national park offers a newly opened trail experienced by very few adventure seekers. Take a time for yourself and join us for this trek through the beautiful forests and lush landscape of Manaslu. Manaslu park is still un exploited by modern changes, and it is far less crowded than its more well-known peers Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Circuit. Larkya La is one of the longest pass in Nepal Himalayan situated at 5125 m above the sea level. It locates in between Dharmalsala and Bhimtang when trekkers would be doing Around Manaslu Trek. Manaslu is the eight highest mountain in the world at 8,163 metres (26,781 ft) above sea level. It is located in the Mansiri Himal, part of the Nepalese Himalayas, in the west-central part of Nepal. Its name, which means “mountain of the spirit”, comes from the sanskrit word manasa, meaning “intellect” or “soul”. Manaslu was first climbed on May 9, 1956 by Toshio Imanishi and Gyalzen Norbu, members of a Japanese expedition. It is said that “just as the British consider Everest their mountain, Manaslu has always been a Japanese mountain.
Manaslu National Park is home to diverse flora and fauna. During the trekking season, the trail is accompanied by lush rhododendron forests, birds chirping, and a kaleidoscope of butterflies. The trail comes to life with the warm sun and cool mountain breeze. Also on this trek, you will see the beautiful blue waters of the world’s highest lake – Tilicho Lake – at 4919 m. Larkya Peak Climbing provides the best experience of both trekking and climbing here in Nepal as per your provided schedule,Planning and time frame here in Nepal. We will provide you the best holiday climbing experience for this climbing.
Hurry up and experience Larkya Peak Climbing while it is still wild and relatively untouched!
LARKE PEAK CLIMBING
A peak climbing trek in pristine Manaslu
Larke Peak Climbing in Manaslu national park offers a newly opened trail experienced by very few adventure seekers. Take a time for yourself and join us for this trek through the beautiful forests and lush landscape of Manaslu. Manaslu park is still un exploited by modern changes, and it is far less crowded than its more well-known peers Everest Base Camp and Annapurna Circuit.
Manaslu national park is home to diverse flora and fauna. During the trekking season, the trail is accompanied by lush rhododendron forests, birds chirping, and a kaleidoscope of butterflies. The trail comes to life with the warm sun and cool mountain breeze. Also on this trek, you will see the beautiful blue waters of the world’s highest lake – Tilicho Lake – at 4919 m.
Hurry up and experience Larke Peak Climbing while it is still wild and relatively untouched!
Today we drive around 8 hrs drive to Sodi to start our trip.
After a few more ups & downs, we reach to Tatopani. From the hot spring we climb over another ridge, then cross the Budhi Gandaki on a suspension bridge. Climb on over a ridge to Dobhan. Crossing a suspension bridge over the Dobhan Khola, the trail climbs on a rugged trail to Duman. we climb the stone stairs and then drop to the river and again climb more stone stairs to Tharo Bharyang. Trek along the Budhi Gandaki river then climb towards the village of Jagat.
Trek to Khorla Besi 885m
The day begins by following the river bank again for the first hour up to Ghata Khola. We then cross to the eastern bank before ascending to Philim, one of the few large settlements on this route and home to the Manaslu Conservation Area Project office.
The trek takes us through a heavily forested area in a narrow valley until we reach the little settlement of Dang. We then cross the Budhi Gandaki River where the valley opens and we begin our ascent to Rana.
Slowly and gradually we gain altitude and enter into alpine territory. We also have increasing mountain views. On the way to Manrung, we find more Mani walls and three more crossings of the Budi Gandaki. Finally, we reach Lho where we will stay overnight.
Today, we resume the trek with a steep descent and a crossing of yet another rock-strewn torrent called Thusang Khola. You will realize that Manaslu and Himalchuli dominate the entire landscape. Then on, across the glacier-fed Numla Khola, the valley drops away to a moraine while we follow the ancient trans-Himalayan trail now just a few kilometers from Tibet.
Trek to Samagaon 3532m
Descend to the Budi Gandaki, which has turned north, and follow it to a bridge over a side stream. The trail to the left leads to the Manaslu Base camp. The Larkya la Trail passes several mani walls as the valley begins to widen. It is an easy trail on a shelf above the river passing the juniper and birch forests of Kermo Kharka. We drop off the shelf, cross the Budhi Gandaki on a wooden bridge and climb steeply onto a promontory between two forks of the river
Today’s walk starts easily enough. We cross Budhi Gandaki for a final time and pause at the old stone wall of mani inscriptions bidding us well for progress over the pass. The trail gradually rises through juniper and tundra with a viewpoint overlooking the Larkya La Glacier. Further climb will bring us to the memorable Spartan Larkya Rest House.
Trek to Dharmasala 4480m/Larkya Base Camp 4906m
Glacier Camp (if need) Camping
Larke 6416m summit and back to Base camp
Larke pass 5140m and overnight at Bintang 3745m
The toughest days on the trail are behind us. We descend through meadows and through pine and rhododendron forest to reach Hampuk and then after dropping further following the course of the Dudh Khola we arrive at Karche and then onto the village of Gho. Keeping the west bank of the river, the afternoon is one of the gradual descents to the Gurung Settlement of Tilije which has a certain notoriety for apply brandy. We stay overnight in Tilije (2300m) at a local lodge.
Trek goes along the Dudh Khola, a tributary of the Marsyangdi River, before arriving at the confluence in DharapaniToday the trail runs gently downstream of the river passing the village of Syange where we stay overnight.
After completing this wonderful Manaslu Trek, we today drive back to Kathmandu. After arriving at Kathmandu, in the evening, we will enjoy our farewell dinner party.
- Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner according to available menu.
- Hot water, Coffee, Snickers, Fruits
- Accommodation in a teahouse or tent
- Well experienced mountain guide and Climbing gears
- Flight tickets Kathmandu – Lukla – Kathmandu
- National park entry permits and other permits
- First aid kit and satellite phone.
- Alcohol, Cigarettes and other personal expenses
- Travel, accidental/ health insurance (mandatory).
- International airfare and airport tax, Visa fee Guides/ Porter’s tip.
- Emergency evacuation
- Tips for guide and porter