Chame, Manang District of Nepal

Chame is the headquarters of Manang District of Nepal, a part of Gandaki Pradesh.

Elevation: 2,650 m (8,690 ft)

Popular Route: Annapurna Circuit Trek

Here are some of my captures of Manang. 

 

Chame, Manang Travel Photo

Stone Road world difficult road
Besisahar to Chame road
Dangerous mountain road on the way to manang
Besisahar to Chame road
Waterfall on the Annapurna Circuit trek, Manang Nepal
Fascinating waterfalls on the way to Chame, Manang
Chame Manang
Chame, Manang
Himalaya
View of the Himalayas from Chame
Guest House at Manang route
Royal Garden hotel and restaurant
Himalaya of Annapurna Route
Morning View of Himalayas
Rocky Mountain of Manang Chame
Rocky Mountain
Mountain with snow covered
Mountains Covered With Snow
Rope Bridge for trekking in Nepal
Bridge out of Chame
Guest House of Chame Manang
Royal Garden Guest House
District Health Office, Manang Building
District Health Office Manang Building
Prabhu Bank limited Manang Branch
Prabhu Bank Limited Manang Branch (ATM Available for Travellers Inside the house)
wonderful art of Buddha was born in Nepal
On the way to Hot Spring
Chame Rural Municipality
Chame Rural Municipality
Road to reach upper manang
Chame to Upper Manang Road
Apple Tree
Apple Tree
Manang Bridge
Chame Bridge
House of Manang
Safe Drinking Water Station
Mountain
Morning View of Himalaya
Rocky Hill Mountain
Hill and Nature

Popular For Trekking

Manang is the popular tourist destination for trekking in Nepal situated across Annapurna range. Many of Domestic and Foreigners Tourist came to visit Thorang La pass,  Tilicho lake located at this district. Tilicho lake is situated at 4, 919 meters above from the sea level.

Dangerous road of Nepal

How to Reach Manang?

To reach Manang you can take Bus from Kathmandu or Pokhara to Besisahar (Lamjung). You have to stay at Besishar for one night because of the Manang Jeep Service only operate Besisahar to Manang Jeep service at morning time. In Besisahr you have to go to Manange Chautara Jeep Station and ask the Jeep driver about the availability of seats and their departure time. Usually they don’t pre book ticket for passengers and they only depart from Beshisahar after they got seat full passengers.

Nowadays Flight from Kathmandu to Manang and Pokhara to Manang is not available due to Manang Airport is out of service.

Kathmandu to manang jeep ticket
Bolero Jeep loading passenger’s bags at Manage Chautara Jeep station

 

Eye Care Services in Manang

Nepal Eye Program, Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology is providing eye care services for Mountainous Population of Manang district of Nepal.

The Community Eye Centre, Manang is situated in Chame (District Head Office of Manang). It was established in Nov 2014. In collaboration between District Health Office Manang and Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology, Kathmandu the eye centre is providing services. This is the only one eye care facilities for Manang District.

District Community Eye Centre Chame Manang
Prefab Building of Eye Care Centre, Chame, Manang District of Nepal

 

Food and Accommodation Cost

For Hotel room it is not so expensive you can pre book hotel, but food is bit expensive in Manang, Nepal. For Nepali food Rice, Lentils and vegetable it cost around NRS 500.  You can buy dry foods in the market but due to high transportation cost all goods available in the market cost higher for you as compared to the Kathmandu and Pokhara.

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