Manaslu Rupina la trekking – camping trekking with high passes of Rupinala and Larke pass in Manaslu
The combine Rupina la and Manaslu Larke pass trek route is becoming popular as a new trekking destination in the Manaslu region away from the trekkers’ crowds. This Manaslu Rupina la trekking is a magnificent fully camping trekking itinerary with spectacular views of the Ganesh Himal, Boudha, Rani, Gorkha, Manaslu and Annapurna ranges – a wonderful Himalayan profile. Walking through authentic ethnic villages to northward delightful valley and alpine meadows opens up with picturesque Tibetan-style villages. The geological variation impacts on cultural aspect as you step up every day.
We take a private bus drive from Kathmandu to Barpark village a historical village having the epicentre of 25 April 2015 earthquake in Nepal – great to see the rebuilding activities and normal life there in your visit. We start our Manaslu Rupina la trek walking through unspoiled countryside and heading towards Rupinala (4670m) pass, where we lost into the wilderness for several days before adjoining Budigandaki valley. As we gain height ultimately valley opens up to expose wonderful cluster villages and mountain pastures beneath the Manaslu’s extensive North Face. The trail reaches Samagaon, the prime and significant village on the expeditions to Manaslu peak and trekking route to Manaslu trekking.
After proper acclimatization we head to Larke Pass (5160 m), a classic and tough pass conjoining the Buri Gandaki with the Marsyangdi valley. We head down valley of Annapurna circuit trail and take a drive to Besisahar to conclude the Himalayan journey of Manaslu Rupina la and Larke pass trekking.
Arrival Kathmandu / Welcome dinner / Stay at hotel
Sight seeing and Trek briefing
Drive to Barpak to start the Manaslu Rupina Larke pass trek
Trek to Sumbe Khadi
Trek to Dandakhadka
Trekking to Bherikhadka
Climbing up to the Rupinala Base camp
Crossing over the Rupinala pass and tented camp at Boudha Himal Base camp
Trek to Jongchet
Trek to Syangyen
Trekking to Nyak
Trek to Deng
Trek to Namrung
Climb to Samagoan
Acclimatization / exploration day at Samagoan
Trek to Samdo
Climb to Larke Phedi
Cross the Larke pass in Manaslu region and trek down to Bhimthang
Trek to Dharapani
Trekking down to Shree Chour to end the Manaslu Rupinala Larke pass trek.
Drive to Kathmandu