Bhimtang village is a hidden valley trek on the lap of Northern side of Mount Manaslu this Mountain View is best from the Bhimtang village. In Manaslu Bhimtang Trek we will get very close to the mountain range in short days of trekking, near to the 10th highest mountain of the world. Manaslu stands at 8167 meters or 26788 feet.
Precisely – Bhimtang Valley trekking is a section of Manaslu circuit trekking route. And this section of Manaslu is loved by all trekking over Larkey pass in Manaslu. Bhimtang village is also in ideal location from different angle. The village is right at the bottom of Larkey pass. Trekkers can easily get to the glacier or jungle at one go. View of north face of Mount Manaslu is stunning from the tea house at the village itslef. Apart from 360 degree view of mountains from the village of Bhimtang – it is more like a heaven in earth.
When we talk about Bhimtang we must mention Manaslu circuit trek as Bhimtang is the first village after crossing Larkey pass. One can easily get to another side of Manaslu mountain range in a day trek from Bhimtang village. We will see traders transporting things over the pass carried by mules.
Bhimtang valley trek is not just about Mount Manaslu vies, but the 360 degree White Mountain panorama is what attracts trekkers to this pristine village in Nepal. Apart from the mountains, there are few glacial lakes, huge glacier and jungle trail to experience different forms of nature in 8 days trek in Nepal.
Trekking to Bhimtang gives; valley view, cultural insights, huge waterfalls, river valley, no tree line zone, glacier with lakes and beautiful memories which lasts lifelong.
This is a short trekking to the wildest excursion inside the peaceful trail of Nepal Himalaya. So it is recommended to trek Bhimtang valley in the perfect time as far as possible. However, trekking to Bhimtang is okay, throughout the year.
Best time to visit this trekking route is in the autumn and spring. In this short trekking you have so many things to see and very less time to consume the beauty, thus get it in the right time.
I suggest you to avoid monsoon (june & july), as the trail will have leeches on the route and clouds on the sky. Regarding the winter, it is up to you – if you are okay with cold temperature than the trek is still okay. Remember, the temperature might go below zero, in the morning and nights.
Short trek to the base of Larkey pass and very close to mount Manaslu, Bhimtang valley Manaslu view trek starts from Besisahar. Besishar is also a start point for Annapurna circuit trekking.
To make sure you get the best view along the trek, we have designed Bhimtang valley trek along Bhundanda. Bahundanda is a beautiful village, from here we start walking towards Syange. Waterfall along the trekking route is awesome. However the destination with view of Syange is a huge waterfall in itself.
After river valley view and waterfall our itinerary for Manaslu Bhimtang trek takes you on the off road of Himalaya by jeep. After driving on jeep to Dharapani, we start trekking to Goa village.
After Goa, the next village is Bhimtang, here we get close to Manaslu and explore the surrounding before getting back to Tiliche on same trail. As a part of flexible itinerary, at the end of the trek we can drop you to Pokhara or Kathmandu as desired.
Bhimtang is a flexible short trekking option. Also a perfect wilderness excursion in Nepal Himalaya. You will not be disappointed after trekking to Manaslu Bhimtang trekking trail.
Altitude: 1370 meters
Special: Scenic view during drive
Time: 6/7 hours
Activity: Travelling in bus