Samagaun which means sama village at 3660 meters from the sea level is noticeably a large village in the Manaslu circuit trail. Locally it is a as well known as Ryo, Sama is a valley that is surrounded by high hills and is on the laps of Manaslu. Sama lies in Gorkha and it houses private schools and medical clinics.
This is a traditional mountain village that radiates culture and pure hospitality. The houses are made out of either rock slabs or timber, however the village has good teahouses which offers pretty decent accommodation and menu. Each and every household has porch and have yaks and horses as livestock. The only crops cultivated in the village is potato.