A Great Journey to The Mighty Himalayas Gokyo and Manaslu

Himalayas Gokyo and Manaslu

Gokyo Valley

Gokyo trek is for you if you want to trek. Well, there are no special requirements needed for you to be able to enjoy this trek. Well, let’s talk about your specific reason to trek. I bet there is more walking to have fun. The world is vast; there are many things that you haven’t seen. Many things filled with the magic of awesomeness, and mysteries. Well, Gokyo region has a lot of them, and today we talk about the Gokyo trek.

The starting point of Gokyo trek is Lukla, which is the same place for commencing of an Everest Base Camp Trek. And hold on, well, it is actually that Gokyo trek and Everest Base Camp trek are different treks, but if you want, then you could also elongate your Gokyo trek for some days to reach to Everest and come back, so even after you step in the trek itself, this trekking gives you a lot of options. The maximum altitude that you could reach in this particular trek is Gokyo valley, 4800m and this trek could last for 14 days. Notice that I said valley, at such an altitude.

From the views of the mountains, glaciers and the water of the Gokyo lake, there are more than many things that will keep you busy. Also, you will get to learn about the mighty Sherpa culture, from where the best mountaineers in the world are from. Also, some trekking agencies could let you pick your own itinerary, but still, it will be better if you let them lead the best way for you, from where you will get the best views. And have an eye out for some species like the red panda, you are walking in a region with national parks, but have appropriate safety measures so that you will have time to witness the beauty of some animals like the snow leopards after you see them.

Use your fuel to refuel yourself- that is what you do in a Manaslu circuit trek. A journey to the high Himalayas of western Nepal, a Manaslu circuit trek is a vivid package of Nepal’s greatness as one of the best trekking places in the world. What you get to experience certificate is what you can’t do elsewhere, from the incredible views of the mountain ranges and valleys below hills, the great hiring ana Magar culture as well as the trails that anybody would be proud of walking on.

Manaslu circuit

Use your fuel to refuel yourself- that is what you do in a Manaslu circuit trek. A journey to the high Himalayas of western Nepal, a Manaslu circuit trek is a vivid package of Nepal’s greatness as one of the best trekking places in the world. What you get to experience certificate is what you can’t do elsewhere, from the incredible views of the mountain ranges and valleys below hills, the great hiring ana Magar culture as well as the trails that anybody would be proud of walking on.

A Manaslu circuit trek, often called an alternative to the Annapurna base camp trek, starts from Sothikhola, which is about 8-10 hours bus drive from Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. After that, you will walk on some of the most challenging paths, waving hi to the some of the tallest mountains in the world including Annapurna, Macchapuchre and of course, mount Makalu and eventually reaching a maximum height of 5125m. Mount Manaslu, the main highlight of this trek is 8125m, and you will be spending about 14 days in its range, to and fro your commencing point.

As this trek is labelled difficult, you will need to have a good physique to complete the trek, and also a sound soul. It is a must that you hire a certified trekking guide, and some trekking agencies in Nepal also provide short training for some days, which is more of a warm-up. You will be asked what to bring in the trek by the trekking agency you travel with, and in most cases, you will be asked to carry your own water bottle, sleeping bag, energy bars and a torchlight.

8 reasons to Visit Nepal

  1. True glamour has never been minimized

    Even after the horror caused by a terrible disaster, Nepal has not lost the beauty that makes the country popular. The gigantic mountain ranges together with the highest and most famous – Mount Everest (8848m) – are still unaffected. The nation also shows its lush and dense forests that have always attracted travelers. The striking waterfalls in different places are incomparable. And though there has been some damage from the quake, Nepal is famed and is regaining its spirit. Of the ten national parks in the country, only one is affected by the disaster. You can still visit Nepal and enjoy the extinct rhinos and experience the beautiful jungle walks.

  2. So much to see in Nepal

    Of all the others, but above all, the cultural heritage was destroyed, leaving few large national heirs in the real state. And if you do not visit the places, you will not know the true fact. The beautiful country with eight World Heritage Sites, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, has not lost its luster except Patan Durbar Square, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Bhaktapur Durbar Square, which cut one or two damaged squares. Now they are being renovated and rebuilt, and some of the points have now been completely restored.

  3. Nepal means treat for you

    Nepal has more than 35 different ethnic groups and indeed has a strong culture and tradition. Exploring places with a unique culture and way of life is a kind of heavenly bliss. In addition to the breathtaking scenery, Nepal also invites visitors with its many cultures and unique traditions. In addition, many festivals are organized here to strengthen the tradition and increase the value. A visit to Nepal is the best choice if you want to celebrate festivals in Nepal.

  4. You only have short distances to travel in Nepal

    One of the fascinating things about Nepal is the splendid combination of main roads and underpasses. The cities are very much connected and you have only short distances to get close to towns and villages in Nepal. These trails will simply make your vacation an exciting one, as you are not restricted by long distances and the trails are safe.

  5. Traveling by plane can be amusing

    The international and national airports in Nepal are not affected by the earthquake. These airfields do not pose any potential risks to passengers. Therefore, traveling by plane can be safe, fun and comfortable. You do not have to take long walks. Travel comfortably without fears and collect unforgettable experiences.

  6. Reasonable costs

    Planning your trip to Nepal would be one of your best decisions ever. Experiencing the best vacation of your life for a reasonable price will be an amusing experience. You can also enjoy the usual discounts offered by a number of lodges or hotels and several tour operators, and enjoy your vacation trip in Nepal.

  7. Nepal Trekking has not changed its momentum

    Trekking in Nepal is the most popular holiday alternative for trekkers around the world. Although only 2 of the 35 trekking trails suffered some damage as a result of the earthquake, this was only a small part. The well-known trekking routes including Everest Based Camp Trek are still safe. Your trekking experience can be even more fun without any uncertainties.

  8. Diseases are beyond the borders of Nepal

    Nepal remains secure and away from epidemics of any disease. This has proved very possible because medical services have been efficiently provided. The Health Commissioners, who are competent in health matters, are constantly looking after citizens and foreigners to guarantee a healthy land. Therefore, diseases are outside the borders of Nepal.

Author Bio :

Ras Bahadur is an adventurer, Trekking, tour Guide and a blogger From Nepal. I Successfully 50 + Times Gokyo Valley Trek , Manaslu, Ghorepani, Annapurna Everest Base camp etc in in Nepal Himalaya.