Lower Manaslu is one of the prevalent and trendy destinations which lies in the lower Manaslu region of the Gorkha district also known to the name Gorkha Historical trekking. Mount Manaslu, the eighth highest mountain of the world is the major attraction of lower Manaslu trekking. On the way, one can enjoy, along with the trail to lower Manaslu valley in the Gorkha district exploring the historic, religious, cultural, and ecological significance of the Gorkha district while trekking. Someone not used to mountain trekking but loves to admire nature and its beauty, lower Manaslu is the place to be.
Lower Manaslu Trek is an easy to trek but off the beaten route where fewer trekkers will follow this route. Gorkha Durbar is another huge attraction carrying historical and archaeological importance. The durbar (palace) itself has its history from ancient Nepal to the founder of Nepal due to which a lot of tourists show interest to be here. Lower Manaslu got some of the most exotic landscapes, a fantastic panoramic view of mountain ranges Dhaulagiri, Annapurna, Manaslu, and Ganesh Himal.
Trekking in this region is possible throughout the year but spring and autumn season can be considered as the best time to be at the destination. Autumn falls for 3 months September, October, and November, also consider as the peak season of trekking in Nepal. At these months the weather of the Manaslu region is fairly calm and stable and also one can find many trekkers along the route.
Day 1 Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 2 Drive from Kathmandu to Kurintaar and Trek to Ghairung (1090m)
Day 3 Trek from Ghairung to Gorkha Bazaar (900m)
Day 4 Explore Gorkha
Day 5 Drive from Gorkha to Bachek (6 to 7 hrs) and Trek to Sirandana(1,900m)
Day 6 Trek from Sirandana to Barpak village (1,920m)
Day 7 Trek from Barpak to Larpak village (2,100m)
Day 8 Trek from Larpak village to Nambai Kharka (2,700m)
Day 9 Hike to Dharche Danda (3,220m) and Trek to Tallo Thotneri (2,440m)
Day 10 Trek to Gyampesal via Sita Cave (1,165m)
Day 11 Drive back to Kathmandu via Gorkha Bazaar
Day 12 Departure from Kathmandu
- This place has archeological and historical significance.
- Experience of natural and cultural variations.
- Mesmerizing views of mountain ranges like Manaslu, Ganesh Himal, Annapurna, and many more.
- Routes full of flora and faunas.
- Visiting one of the popular pilgrimage sites – Manakamana temple.
- Experience of the cable car.
- A visit to Gorkha Museum.
- Visiting Sita cave.
- Visit to a historical place “Gorkha”.