Manaslu - Larkya La pass trek used to be tented camping trek only till a couple of years back but, now Manaslu trek is getting more popular since tea-houses all along are available now.
Manaslu trek route lies in two well preserved conservation areas, Manaslu and Annapurna which extend to the Tibet/ China boarder to the North, hence, is the controlled area. There is rich and varied flora and fauna from sub tropical to Himalayan climate and also culturally diversified from Hindu – Aryan to hill tribes and to the high Himalayan inhabitants of Mongoloid stocks like; Tamang, Gurung, Magar, Tibetans and so on who follow Buddhism.
This trek route circumvents Himalayan mountains - Manaslu 8163m, Himal Chuli 7893m, Boudha Himal 6672m and runs along Budi Gandaki and Marsyangdi rivers at lower altitude. Fascinating Himalayan ranges of Ganesh Himal (7429m.), Himlung Himal (7126 m.), Cheo Himal, Gyaji Kang, Kang Guru (7937 m.) and Annapurna II (7937 m.) can be seen.