Cost of manaslu Trekking

Cost of manaslu trekking

The Cost of manaslu trekking trip will be depending on which time of year you travel to Nepal. If you hike in Tourist season, the costs will be fairly high, and you’ll have to prepare based on the weather. The Cost of manaslu trekking circuit trip highly depends on how you travel.

There are various things along the trek that you need to consider evaluating the expenses. You will have to add basic necessities while trekking in the Manaslu region ranging from food, accommodation, gear, to the cost of the mountain passes you have to obtain while trekking.

Due to its average and exclusivity, the Manaslu Circuit Trip is the best and most expensive trek in Nepal. Prices range from 1000 to 1400 USD, or 900 to 1200 EUR, per person. Generally, Cost of manaslu trekking package available from 1200 to 2400 USD, its depends upon the duration of trekking , season and travel agency policy. If you choose a international agency, they can charge you between USD 1400 and 1700 per person.

Cost of manaslu trekking Restricted Permit:

From September to November, the cost of Adventure  Manaslu trekking permit costs USD 70.00 for the first seven days and USD 10.00 for each extra day. From December to August, Cost of the Manaslu trekking permit costs USD 50.00 for the first 7 days and USD 7.00 for each additional day. Manaslu Conservation Area Permit (MCAP): The entry charge is 200 NPR for SAARC nationals and 2,000 NPR for other nationals.

Permits for the cost of  Manaslu trekking Circuit are available in 1-2 hours. The only unusual technical issues are that the licenses are not readily available. For the MCAP permits, two passport-size photos are acceptable. In addition, a scanned photo will be accepted when applying for a Manaslu Restricted Area Permit. On the trek, we advise you to bring extra passport-size pictures.

Cost of manaslu trekking

The Cost of Manaslu trekking circuit trip highly depends on how you travel.

If you were considering undertaking this trip without a guide, you are not permitted because the regulations in this situation are strict granted the sensitivity of the area. The rule mandates that the trek must be led by at least one approved member of the Nepal Trekking Association. Therefore, if you hire a professional guide for manaslu , you will pay them USD 30 to USD 40 per day, which covers their food, lodging, and insurance. Manaslu trekking is well-known for its high natural Himalayas as well as for its ethnic local culture, traditional monastery, and communities.


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Since there is no reliable transportation in Manaslu, moving products and food supplies there is extremely challenging. You need to set up around 10 USD every meal, or $25 to $35 per day, due to the transportation issues and the trend of rising prices with elevation. Basically, the price can change depending on your desire, the number of meals, and the beverages you choose. In comparison to other routes, the price of breakfast is significantly lower here.

Cost of manaslu trekking
Manaslu trek

The adventure to manaslu trek starts from sotikhola or arughat. You must go via the off-the-beaten-path roads to get there, either by driving a local bus or private jeep. To get to sotikhola from Kathmandu would cost less than USD 15 per person on the local bus. Jeeps, which Probably cost $175 to $200 USD each way, are quite expensive in comparison. However, the price can be minimized if you split it ($30 per seat for 7 people, on average).

However, there are local jeeps that are slightly less expensive, costing Rs. 2500 (25 dollars) for tourists and Rs. 1500 (15 dollars) for Nepalese, between Tal and besisahar.

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I grew up in the mountains & got university education in Kathmandu to become an engineer. But with homely environment of mountains interest me to become a trekking & tour guide, by passion. I have been 6574 meter to the highest & fortunately got chance to explore most of Nepal and bit of abroad.

Eventually, passion converted to profession and here i am on behalf of Nepalgram - a Trekking agency in Nepal.

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