Manaslu Circuit Trek is one of the popular trekking destinations of Nepal, situated in Manaslu Conservation Area. The protected Manaslu Conservation Area was established in 1998, it covers 1163 KM2. The area comprises mountains, glaciers and water courses. Also the region is home to 33 species of mammals including snow leopard, Musk Dear and Himalayan Tahr. It has more than 110 species of birds and over 1500-2000 species of flowering plants.