Manaslu region in Nepal has been getting a lot of attention from travel lovers and adventure seekers lately. Though curiosity is high, it still remains untouched and unspoiled and the number of trekkers are still low. Owing to its isolated nature and off beaten trail, a low number of people actually attempt this adventure. Manaslu is a newly opened trekking region and delivers a fantastic combo of natural glory and cultural diversity. In this region, you will find diversity in terms of vegetation, climate, and culture.
Manaslu region treks are an awesome way to appreciate the grandeur of Mt. Manaslu, the eighth highest mountain in the world. The lush environment in the backdrop of snow-capped mountains, the Manaslu region is more than a blessing to anyone who seeks peace and happiness in nature. Apart from the natural glory, Manaslu region is culturally very rich and interesting. All along the way, we can see the paths adorned with prayer flags, Mani walls, and stupas from the Tibetan Buddhist culture. The people living in Manaslu are from different ethnic groups such as the Gurung, Rai, Magar, Limbu people. The people are very traditional and are heavily engaged in agriculture. They have their own unique dialect, culture, custom, dresses, dance, and songs.
The hidden valley of Tsum is a real gem hidden in between the mountains that preserves and depicts the cultural ecstasy. The monasteries and gompas that you will encounter in your journey are architecturally fine and religiously divine. There are various myths about these places in Buddhism folklore. The caves, monasteries, places and people, everything about the valley is auspicious. So, get ready to walk between the lushness of rhododendron and pine forests to relish the cultural glory in the backdrop of Himalayas! Manaslu region is here to quench your thirst for natural glory and cultural richness
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