The Manaslu region offers many trekking options. This trek starts from Arughat Bazaar and ends in Besisahar, the starting point of the Annapurna Circuit Trek. The trek Lead us an ancient salt–trading route along the steep sided Budhi Gandaki River. From Deng, the slopes of ravines ease and views of snow peaks start appearing from Ligaon. Further, from Lhogaon, an impressive view of Manaslu, with its double peak, appears described as "a soaring monarch with a double-edged summit towering above fields of barley.
The voyage starts from Arughat of Gorkha. From verdant rice, paddies with water buffalo and thatched huts, we trek north along the implausible, mountain-capped high direction, from side to side extensive Gurung villages suspended on high, terraced hilltops covered in Rhododendron, to reach Kutang/ lower Nubri. The ethnically Tibetan populace converse their own language, partially Tibetan and partially Gurung, and live a standard of living that spans Nepal and Tibet.