What is Manaslu?
NEPAL is a landlocked country in the Himalayas. The country is surrounded by the borders of India and China. Nepal is known for its mountain range which has 9 of the 14 peaks above 8,000 metres in the world. The time difference between France and Nepal is +3.5 hours in winter and +4.5 hours in summer.
The country has a population of approximately 28.98 million (in 2016) and the official language is Nepali. English is still widely spoken in Nepal, especially in the Kathmandu Valley, the country’s capital.
Manaslu is one of the 10 highest peaks in the world, ranking 8th with an altitude of 8163m. The summit is located in Nepal, 120 km west of Kathmandu and dominates the Gurkha massif.