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Bhimtang village is a hidden valley trek on the lap of Northern side of Mount Manaslu this Mountain View is best from the Bhimtang village. In Manaslu Bhimtang Trek we will get very close to the mountain range in short days of trekking, near to the 10th highest mountain of the world. Manaslu stands at 8167 meters or 26788 feet.
Precisely – Bhimtang Valley trekking is a section of Manaslu circuit trekking route. And this section of Manaslu is loved by all trekking over Larkey pass in Manaslu. Bhimtang village is also in ideal location from different angle. The village is right at the bottom of Larkey pass. Trekkers can easily get to the glacier or jungle at one go. View of north face of Mount Manaslu is stunning from the tea house at the village itslef. Apart from 360 degree view of mountains from the village of Bhimtang – it is more like a heaven in earth.
When we talk about Bhimtang we must mention Manaslu circuit trek as Bhimtang is the first village after crossing Larkey pass. One can easily get to another side of Manaslu mountain range in a day trek from Bhimtang village. We will see traders transporting things over the pass carried by mules.
Bhimtang valley trek is not just about Mount Manaslu vies, but the 360 degree White Mountain panorama is what attracts trekkers to this pristine village in Nepal. Apart from the mountains, there are few glacial lakes, huge glacier and jungle trail to experience different forms of nature in 8 days trek in Nepal.
Trekking to Bhimtang gives; valley view, cultural insights, huge waterfalls, river valley, no tree line zone, glacier with lakes and beautiful memories which lasts lifelong.
Best Time to trek Manaslu Bhimtang
This is a short trekking to the wildest excursion inside the peaceful trail of Nepal Himalaya. So it is recommended to trek Bhimtang valley in the perfect time as far as possible. However, trekking to Bhimtang is okay, throughout the year.
Best time to visit this trekking route is in the autumn and spring. In this short trekking you have so many things to see and very less time to consume the beauty, thus get it in the right time.
I suggest you to avoid monsoon (june & july), as the trail will have leeches on the route and clouds on the sky. Regarding the winter, it is up to you – if you are okay with cold temperature than the trek is still okay. Remember, the temperature might go below zero, in the morning and nights.
Manaslu Bhimtang Trek itinerary
Short trek to the base of Larkey pass and very close to mount Manaslu, Bhimtang valley Manaslu view trek starts from Besisahar. Besishar is also a start point for Annapurna circuit trekking.
To make sure you get the best view along the trek, we have designed Bhimtang valley trek along Bhundanda. Bahundanda is a beautiful village, from here we start walking towards Syange. Waterfall along the trekking route is awesome. However the destination with view of Syange is a huge waterfall in itself.
After river valley view and waterfall our itinerary for Manaslu Bhimtang trek takes you on the off road of Himalaya by jeep. After driving on jeep to Dharapani, we start trekking to Goa village.
After Goa, the next village is Bhimtang, here we get close to Manaslu and explore the surrounding before getting back to Tiliche on same trail. As a part of flexible itinerary, at the end of the trek we can drop you to Pokhara or Kathmandu as desired.
Bhimtang is a flexible short trekking option. Also a perfect wilderness excursion in Nepal Himalaya. You will not be disappointed after trekking to Manaslu Bhimtang trekking trail.
Manaslu view Bhimtang trek overview
Bhimtang valley trek is a part of Manaslu circuit trekking. In Bhimtang trek – you will start trekking from trek starting point of famous Annapurna circuit trekking trail. After leaving Annapurna circuit trail; the view of the Manaslu trail has stunning landscape.
Walking through the jungle, crossing the suspension bridges and excursion of the flora and fauna of conservation area will entertain your trekking days in Bhimtang valley.
Bhimtang valley trek is a new trekking destination. Although Manaslu circuit trekking is regarded as one of the trending trekking trail in restricted region of Nepal Himalaya; Manaslu view Bhimtang valley trek just came in our idea after we explored Manaslu circuit.
On the Manang side, after Larkey pass trekking; Bhimtang village has been one of the most loved place by our previous clients.
99% of people who do Manaslu circuit trekking loved this part of Manaslu trail. That is how we introduced this section of Manaslu circuit trekking trail as Bhimtang valley trek.
Even though this is a short trekking destination – Bhimtang trek has wide spectra of nature, mountain and lake. North face of Mount Manaslu looks awesome in this trek.
Major things to see in Manaslu Bhimtang Trek
- Jungle trekking experience into the beautiful valley of Bhimtang, Tilije and Goa village
- 360 degree mountain range from Bhimtang
- Best view of Mt Manaslu from Northern side
- At Bhimtang; very near to the Glacier and access to the lakes
- Access to hike to world’s Longest Pass, the Larkey Pass
- Sunrise and sunset with majestic color on the white mountains
- Excursion of Glacial lake, glacier, Yak shed and local villages
- Experience walking on Suspension Bridges