Manaslu region trekking is a popular and exciting adventure trekking destination located in the western part of Nepal. It is named after the eighth highest mountain peak in the world, Mount Manaslu, which stands at 8,156 meters (26,781 ft) tall.

The Manaslu region trekking offers a combination of cultural and natural attractions, as trekkers pass through remote villages and lush forests, while enjoying stunning views of the majestic Himalayas. The trek usually begins in the town of Arughat and takes about two weeks to complete, covering a distance of approximately 177 kilometers. The trekking trail passes through various ethnic villages, including the Gurung, Tamang, and Tibetan communities, providing an opportunity to experience their unique culture and way of life. Along the way, trekkers will see stunning waterfalls, lush forests, and wildlife, such as the elusive snow leopard.

One of the main highlights of the Manaslu region trekking is crossing the Larkya La Pass, which stands at an elevation of 5,160 meters (16,930 ft). This challenging section of the trek provides breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, including Mount Manaslu. Budhi Gandaki River, the popular holy river which originates from the snowcapped Mountains. 'Budhi' means an old woman. Therefore, this river can be said as Old Gandaki River. Manaslu (8163m) trekking was opened for tourists only in 1992. It is still not the regular trekking trail as it was used only for the expedition. Not being connected to the big cities, Manaslu area still offers the natural vegetation with beautiful flora and fauna.

Popular Manaslu Circuit trek starts from Gorkha, the home town of former Royal family of Nepal. Before starting trekking we do sightseeing in the old Royal Palace in Gorkha,built in the fortress style with goddess Kali temple. It is a wilderness trekking that passes through the typical Nepali villages and rural market centre like Arughat Bajar which is the old busyness centre of Gorkha district. The trail leads to the height of Larkya pass (5213m). Manaslu trekking ends at Beshisahar which is the starting point of the Annapurna Circuit. The spectacular mountain views and bio-cultural diversity are the delightful adventures of Manaslu trek. At the low land there is the inhabitation of Gurung ethnic groups, mainly associated with agricultural work. Upon the arrival to the Himalayan range, tourists get to meet with the local ethic people, strongly influenced by the Tibetan culture and tradition.