Rupina La Pass Trek

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The combine Rupina La Pass Trek route is becoming popular as a new trekking destination in the MANASLU REGION away from the trekkers’ crowds. This Rupina La Pass Trek 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.

Includes and excludes :

  1. All meals as specified for trek (breakfast, lunch, dinner with tea/coffee).
  2. Arrival pick up & departure.
  3. All internal local transport as per the itinerary.
  4. Internal flights
  5. All trekking arrangements including trekking permits, climbing permits, National Park entrance fees.
  6. Accommodation in twin sharing local lodges or best available places for accommodation,
  7. Trekking & Climbing leader & porter (salary, insurance, food, accommodation & other allowances).
  8. Basic first aid kit is carried by your leader.
  9. All hard ware gears
  1. Kathmandu food lunch & dinner,
  2. International flights to Kathmandu,
  3. Tips for Porter, guide & other
  4. Personal climbing gears and climbing boot, clothing & equipment
  5. Personal expenditure, all bar bills, laundry, telephone calls, hot shower in the mountain region, mineral water, snacks, desserts.
  6. Medical examination (if required) & vaccination costs
  7. Optional trips. Charges incurred as a result of delays beyond our control
  8. Visa fees & Travel insurance. Airport taxes
  9. Meals or drinks except the 3 main meals specified in itinerary
  10. Anything else not specified in the ‘included costs’ section above

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Itinerary breakdown

Rupina La Manaslu Trek

Day 01:Arrival Kathmandu / Welcome dinner / Stay at hotel

Day 02:Sight seeing and Trek briefing

Day 03:Drive to Barpak to start the Manaslu Rupina Larke pass trek

Day 04:Trek to Sumbe Khadi

Day 05:Trek to Dandakhadka

Day 06:Trekking to Bherikhadka

Day 07:Climbing up to the Rupinala Base camp

Day 08:Crossing over the Rupinala pass and tented camp at Boudha Himal Base camp

Day 09:Trek to Jongchet

Day 10:Trek to Syangyen

Day 11:Trekking to Nyak

Day 12:Trek to Deng

Day 13:Trek to Namrung

Day 14:Climb to Samagoan

Day 15:Acclimatization / exploration day at Samagoan

Day 16:Trek to Samdo

Day 17:Climb to Larke Phedi

Day 18:Cross the Larke pass in Manaslu region and trek down to Bhimthang

Day 19:Trek to Dharapani

Day 20:Trekking down to Shree Chour to end the Manaslu Rupinala Larke pass trek.

Day 21:Drive to Kathmandu

Day 22:Departure

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