Mount Manaslu expedition especially refers to an attempt to climb the world’s eighth highest 8,163m 26,781 feet above sea level. This mountain is situated in the Gorkha district of Nepal in the Himalayas which is surrounded by another snow-capped mountain. Mount Manaslu expedition is physically and technically challenging due to steep slopes, crevasses, high altitudes, and unpredictable weather conditions especially it requires good mountaineering skills, and climbers should be well prepared and need basic experience in high altitude mountaineering.
Mount Manaslu was first successfully ascent by the Japanese and Nepali climbers team in 1956 since then it has become a popular destination for climbers. Manaslu expeditions offer breathtaking views of Himalayan peaks, lush forests, wide landscapes, unique mix culture of Hindu and Tibetan while climbing Mount Manaslu and during acclimatization hikes, climbers have the opportunity to interact with local communities and explore old Buddhist monasteries and caves.
Mountain brother treks provide highly experienced climbing guides who have already climbed many times above 8000m including Manaslu We arrange everything like a special climbing permit, conservation fee, and official expenses.  the best time to attempt a Manaslu is during the spring season April to May, and Autumn September to October when the weather is relatively stable and condition are more favorable.


Day 1. Arrival to Kathmandu international airport & Transfer to the Hotel an altitude of 1,400m

Day 2. Rest in Kathmandu, Expedition briefing and preparing

Day 3.  Drive from Kathmandu to Besisahar an altitude of  760m

Day 4. Trek from Besisahar to Dharapani an altitude of 1,860m.

Day 5. Trek from Dharapani to Tilije an altitude of 2,300m

Day 6.  Trek from Tilije to Bhimthang an altitude of 3,720m

Day 7.  Acclimatization at Bhimthang an altitude of 3,720m. Rest day

Day 8. Trek from Bhimthan to Samdo an altitude of 3,872m via Larke Pass an altitude of 5,160m.

Day 9. Trek from Samdo to Sama Gaun an altitude of  3,541m

Day 10. Trek from Sama Gaun to Manaslu Basecamp an altitude of 4700m.

Day 11. Day 11-Day 32: Climbing Period [Base Camp – Manaslu Summit an altitude of 8,163m– Base Camp

Day 33. Trek from Manaslu Base Camp to Sama Gaun an altitude of 3,541m.

Day 34. Trek from Sama Gaun to Namrung an altitude of  2,670m

Day 35. Trek from Namrung to Philim an altitude of 1,606m

Day 36. Trek from Philim to Machha Khola an altitude of 883m

Day 37. Trek from Machha Khola to Kathmandu & transfer to the Hotel

Day 38. Leisure Day in Kathmandu

Day 39. Transfer to International Airport for final departure





  1. airport (pick up and drop), by a private vehicle.
  2. hotel accommodation in kathmandu : 4 nights hotel in kathmandu with breakfast plan.
  3. welcome dinner : one welcome dinner in a tourist standard restaurant in kathmandu with office’s staff.
  4. permits : expedition royalty and permit of nepal government to climb mt. manaslu conservation area entry permits and fee.
  5. restricted area permit : restricted area permit fee.
  6. liaison officer : 1 government liaison officer
  7. Stool shipment transfer & garbage deposit fees.
  8. Medical & emergency rescue insurance for all involved Nepalese staff during the trek and expedition.
  9. Trekking and climbing map.
  10.  Mountain brother treks duffle bag.
  11.  All ground transportation
  12. 60 kg per member for personal baggage during the trek to be carried by porters or yaks.
  13. food and lodging : 3 meals a day (breakfast, lunch, and dinner; including tea and coffee
  14. Experienced and well-trained base camp cook & kitchen helpers as required.
  15. Staff salary and allowance : all nepalese staff & porter’s daily wages, salary, equipment, food & clothing.
  16. base camp equipment : single tent, foam mattresses and pillow per member, 1 dinning tent, 1 kitchen tent, 1 communication tent, 1 toilet & 1 shower tent, 1 staffs tent, 1 tent for nepalese base camp staffs, store tents, tables & chairs & all necessary cooking gears.
  17. base camp tent : each member will have an individual box tent in base camp.
  18. Training: oxygen, mask regulator, ice wall, and ladder training at basecamp by a professional guide.
  19. high altitude climbing sherpa : 1 veteran and government-licensed climbing sherpa per member (1 member: 1 sherpa), during the entire climb from basecamp to the summit and back, and on each rotation.
  20. assistance : climbing sherpa to assist in carrying your gear to the high camps.
  21. climbing sherpa salary & allowance : climbing sherpa salary, equipment, food, and clothing.
  22. oxygen bottle (o2) : summit oxygen: 3 oxygen bottles (4 ltrs.) for each member and 1 oxygen bottle for each high-altitude sherpa. **
  23. oxygen mask & regulator : 1 set of summit oxygen masks and regulator for each member and high-altitude sherpa, which has to be returned after the expedition. **
  24. back-up oxygen : back up oxygen cylinder, mask, and regulator (with appropriate charge).
  25.  High altitude tent, necessary cooking epi gas, cooking pot, high food for a member, sherpa, and other crews at (c1) (c2) (c3) and (c4). group climbing gears, and fixed and dynamic rope during the climbing period as required.
  26. High altitude tent : members will share tents in high camps (2 members: 1 tent).
  27. Satellite phone : satellite phone for emergency communication carried by sherpa, also available for members with appropriate charge.
  28. walkie-talkie : walkie–talkie for communication
  29. Permits: satellite phone/walkie-talkie permit for all members and staff.
  30. Medical kit : comprehensive medical kit for members and staff.
  31. certificate : mt. manalsu climbing certificate after climbing mt. manaslu successfully


  1. air fare : international flight airfare
  2. nepal entry visa fee : nepalese visa fee is $125 usd for 90 days.
  3. lunch & dinner during the stay in kathmandu (also in case of early return from trekking / expedition than the scheduled itinerary).
  4. extra nights in kathmandu : extra nights’ accommodation in kathmandu. in case of early arrival or late departure, early return from trekking / expedition, domestic flight cancellation (due to any other reason) than the scheduled itinerary.
  5. insurance policy : insurance covering both medical and high-altitude evacuation costs (for the trip cancellation, interruption, high altitude rescue & air evacuation, medical treatment, repatriation, etc
  6. personal expenses : telephone calls, internet, toiletries, battery recharge, hot shower, laundry, soft drinks, beers, and any alcoholic beverages (during the trek and in kathmandu but we will have soft drinks for members at base camp).
  7. Personal climbing equipment : clothing, packing items, bags, personal medical kit, and all kinds of personal trekking / climbing gear.
  8. Toiletries: soaps, shampoos, toilet and tissue papers, toothpaste, and other items used to keep yourself clean.
  9. Filming: special filming, camera, and drone permit fee.
  10. Internet service: not included during the trek.
  11. Summit bonus : summit bonus for climbing Sherpa- minimum 1300 usd.
  12. Tips: calculate some tips for basecamp staff – minimum 500 usd.
  13. Extra: any other services or activities, which are not mentioned in the itinerary and other items not listed in the “cost includes” section.


Gear List


  1. Thin Fleece Gloves (1 Pair)
  2. Wind Stopper / Screen Tap Gloves
  3. (1 Pair)
  4. Heavy Gloves/ Guide Gloves
  5. Summit Gloves – 6000m.

Sun blocks

  1. Sun Cream(-30 to -50 Spf)
  2. Lip Guard -30 to -50 (Spf)
  3. Moisturiser / Lotion
  4. Sun Glasses (Uv Protection)
  5. Glaciers Glasses
  6. Polarized, UV Protection)


Upper body

  1. Upper Body
  2. Thermal Top Base Layer (2-3 Pcs)
  3. Fleece Jacket (1 Pcs)
  4. Gore Tex Jacket (1 Pcs)
  5. Warm Jacket (1-2 Pcs)
  6. Wind Proof Jacket (1 Pcs)
  7. Down Jacket – 6000m. (1 Pcs)
  8. Cotton T-Shirt (2-4 Pcs)

Lower body

  1. Thermal Bottom Base Layer (2-3 Pcs)
  2. Fleece Trouser (1pcs)
  3. Gore Tex Pant (1 pcs)
  4. Heavy Weight Pants (1-2 Pcs)
  5. Mid Weight Pants (1-2 Pcs)
  6. Light Weight Quick Dry Trekking Pants
  7. (1-2 Pairs)
  8. Gaiters for trekking boots
  9. Down Pants – 6000m. (1pcs)
  10. Under Wear (3-5 Pcs)

Foot Wear

  1. Summit Boot – 8000m.
  2. (Kailas / Lasportiva / Millet)
  3. Normal Socks (4-6 Pairs)
  4. Summit Socks (1-2 Pairs)
  5. Trekking Shoes (Gore Tex)
  6. Light Trekking/Sports Shoes

Climbing equipment

  1. Climbing Helmet
  2. Summit down Suit – 8000m. (Kailas / Marmot
  3. Crampons (Fit with Boot)Packing Cover
  4. Ice Axe with Spike & Axe Protector
  5. Belay Devices/ Figure of 8/ ATC Guide Jumar
  6. Ascender Lock Carabiner 4 Pcs
  7. Unlock Carabiner (2 Pcs)
  8. Tape Slings/250 cm
  9. Walking Stick/ Trekking Pole
  10. Power Bank
  11. Snow Goggle (Summit Purpose, Antifog, Polarized, UV Protection)
  12. Head Light 500-700 Lumens Spare Battery (Energizer Ultimate Lithium)
  13. Satellite Phone With Credit (Optional)
  14. Pocket Knife (Swiss)
  15. Altimeter Watch
  16. Pee Bottle


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