Namrung to Samagaon trek details
Namrung to Samagaon distance is 17.7 kilometers / 10.9 miles. It takes 5 to 6 hours to complete Namrung to Samagaon trek distance via Li, Syo and Lhogaon. Elevation of Samagaon 3530 meters above sea level. Manaslu area opened since 1992, the trek captures a perfect composure of natural splendor, cultural vividness and geographical diversity that can easily delight anyone with an immense thirst for an all-embracing travel.
Manaslu base camp trek is one of the most popular trekking routes in Nepal that offers a stunning view of Mount Manaslu, the eighth highest peak in the world. The trek takes you through the pristine forests, traditional villages, and scenic mountain landscapes, making it a perfect destination for nature lovers and adventure enthusiasts.
The trek continues through dense forests of pine and rhododendron trees, crossing several suspension bridges over the Budhi Gandaki River. Samagaon is one of the largest villages in the Manaslu region and is home to the famous Pungyen Monastery. This monastery is situated on a hilltop and offers stunning views of the surrounding mountains. Samagaon is also a great place to experience the unique culture of the local communities. The people of Samagaon are primarily Buddhists and have a rich cultural heritage that dates back to ancient times.
The region is a part of Manaslu circuit trek; being uninfluenced by the contemporary world, you will have an awesome opportunity to explore the unspoiled and primitive culture of the local people that is simply enticing. The people of the region display the ethnical influence of Tibetan culture.
Namrung to Samagaon trek offer spectacular views of Mount Manaslu. There are many prayer wheels and Mani Wall along the way. Trekkers spend two nights for acclimatization in Samagaon. You can go to explore either Manaslu base camp or Punggen gumba on rest day if interested.
Trek to Manaslu base camp altitude is 4400 meters above sea level. It takes about 5 hours to go and come back. Destined to conquer the base camp of Mt Manaslu, the world’s eighth mightiest mountain, the trek is essentially adventurous and requires adequate physical aptness.
Mount Manaslu base camp trek itinerary
Day 01: Arrival day in Kathmandu, Nepal
Day 02: Kathmandu sightseeing and preparation
Day 03: Kathmandu to Arkhet bazaar by jeep via Arughat
Day 04: Trek to Lapubesi 880 meters / 2847 feet
Day 05: Trek to Khorlabesi 970 meters /3182 feet
Day 06: Trek to Jagat 1410 meters / 4625 feet
Day 07: Trek to Deng 1800 meters / 5905 feet
Day 08: Trek to Namrung 2660 meters / 8727 feet
Day 09: Trek to Samagaon 3530 meters / 11,578 feet
Day 10: Acclimatization day Excursion around Samagaon including Punggen gompa
Day 11: Trek to Manaslu base camp 4400m back to Lhogaon 3180 meters / 10433 feet
Day 12: Trek to Prok 2380 meters / 7808 feet
Day 13: Trek to Philim 1590 meters / 5216 feet
Day 14: Trek to Tatopani 990 meters / 3248 feet
Day 15: Trek to Soti Khola 730 meters / 2395 feet
Day 16: Drive back to Kathmandu via Aughat Nepal
Day 17: Airport transfer to depart Nepal
After a rewarding trip to Manaslu base camp trek, the trail eventually descends to Samagaon and end at either Besisahar or same way back to Arughat. The region is also endearing for it holds tremendous variety of wildlife and flora. The age old monasteries on the way depict the Buddhism as the religious affiliation of the region.
Mount Manaslu base camp trek cost US$:
Services included on Manaslu base camp trek cost
# Airports pick up on your arrival day by private vehicle
# Kathmandu sightseeing as per the itinerary
# Transportation from Kathmandu – Arkhet bazaar – Kathmandu
# All meals (Breakfast, Lunch & dinner) 4 cups of hot drink each day on choice
# Tea houses accommodation during Manaslu trekking period
# Professional English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal
# Experience trekking staffs (2 guest = 1 porter basic) to carry your backpack
# All necessary paperwork, special permits, TIMS and local taxes
# Travel and rescue arrangements if require
# Drop you to airport by private vehicle to depart Nepal
Service exclude around Manaslu base camp trekking package
* Visa fees / international airfare to and from Kathmandu
* Hotel, Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
* Personal expenses phone calls, mineral water, bar bills, hot shower, battery recharge, extra porters & gears etc
* Tips for guides, porters (Tipping are expected but not mandatory)
Namrung to Samagaon trek is an unforgettable experience that takes you through some of the most stunning scenery in Nepal. The trek is challenging, but the experience is worth it, as you will get to experience the unique culture of the local communities and see some of the most spectacular views in the Himalayas. If you are looking for an adventure that combines stunning scenery, unique culture, and physical challenge, then the Namrung to Samagaon trek is the perfect choice for you.
We will assist you in all the hurdles of permit approval for controlled Manaslu trekking area. So, come with us and feel the real taste of adventure on the lap of great Himalayas with our professional trekking guides. If you have any queries or doubt on Namrung to Samagaon trek as well as the Manaslu base camp trekking, please feel easy to contact us.