Larkye Pass and Thorong La Pass are the two focused destinations of Manaslu Two Passes Trek
. Larkye Pass lies in Manaslu region whereas Thorong La Pass lies in Annapurna region; therefore, a trekker is required to have a Restricted Area Permit (RAP) to ascend the Larkye Pass. Larkye Pass trekking is less busy and recently developed trail in comparison to Thorong La trek. This two passes trekking shall begin from Arughat, head towards Larkye Pass, then, after successful accomplishment, and descend down to Dharapani, from where the trek shall head off to Thorong La Pass.
You shall cross Larkye Pass (5,235 m) in between Dharmashala to Bimtang. Descending at the bank of Dudh Khola, you shall travel all the way to Dharapani, from where you will head towards Manag to cross the Thorong La Pass (5,416 m). After accomplishing the second pass, you shall descend down to Jomsom, from where you shall either return to Pokhara or Kathmandu by flight. This is the best trek package if you are adventure seeker and want to excite your adrenaline. Besides adventure, though mostly it is an adventurous trek, you can collect beautiful experiences of various cultures, stunning views of close mountains, and enjoy gathering at local tea houses. You will get an opportunity to view the mountains like Mt. Shringi, Manaslu, Himalchuli, Ganesh, Nagdi Chuli, Saula Himal, Simnag Himal, etc. in the Manaslu region.
In the Annapurna region, you can have views of Mt. Annapurna II, Annapurna III, Annapurna IV, Pisang, Gangapurna, etc. from Manang. You can spend some time exploring Manang; visit the Gangapurna Lake, Milirepa Cave, Ice Lake, etc. While exploring to Gangapurna Lake, you can approach the glacier. What can be the best option to have a thrilling experience in an acclimatization day viewing the glacier than anything else? You can reach to Milirepa Cave after 2-3 hours of trekking from Manang, through Braga, and a river. Reaching to Ice Lake might take your around 6 hours, which is little distant, and you might have to pack your lunch. You shall cross Thorong La Pass in between Thorong Phedi to Muktinath. The top of the pass offers you the magnificent views of Mt. Tukuche, Dhaulagiri, Dhampus Peak, etc. The descent from the pass experiences religious tinge. There are white walls covering popular pilgrims of Hindus and Buddhists.
This trek is a blend of spiritual touch, adventurous thrills, cultural experiences, views of rich wild lives and wild flowers, spectacular mountains and peaks, valleys, and gorges, and stays at mountain communities, devouring new dishes and delicious foods. Manaslu Tsum Valley Trek Company is an active pioneering trekking and travel agency in Manaslu region of Nepal. We are a group of dedicated, motivated, dynamic, proactive and experienced individuals gaining trust and faiths of national and international trekkers around the globe. If you are planning to go for this two pass trek, do not hesitate to contact us. We will ensure that you are well informed about the trek, and all the routes, including other important matters that might be of your concern and curiosity.