Day-to-day Itinerary

Our expedition begins in Kathmandu, Nepal. We’ll spend a few days in Kathmandu checking gear, meeting the team, and preparing for our flight to Samagoan.

Day 1

Depart home country.

Day 2


Day 3

Arrive in Kathmandu.

Day 4

Gear Check and short tour Kathmandu.

Day 5

Fly to Samagoan (3360m) by helicopter.

Day 6

Rest day – acclimatization hikes exploring around lakes/monasteries.

Day 7

Acclimatization hike to Samado (3780m), descend back to Samagoan.

Day 8

Move from Samagoan to Manaslu Basecamp.

Day 9 – 34

Climbing period for Manaslu (8163m).

Day 35

Descend from Basecamp to Samagoan

Day 36

Fly from Samagoan to Kathmandu by helicopter, transfer to hotel.

Day 37

Free day in Kathmandu.

Day 38

Depart Kathmandu.

Please ensure that this departure date (Day 38) is flexible. Do not plan any important business for a week following the expedition, and ensure that your plane ticket is changeable.

It was a very good trip which I enjoyed immensely. I think of all the trips that I’ve done, this is one of the best considering the modest cost of time and money required.


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