Makalu Trek

Trip Fact

  1. Duration24 Days
  2. GradeSTRENUOUS
No of people Price P.P

Destination:Nepal

Seasons:Mar - May, Sept - Nov

Altitude:6,135m

Accommodation:Camping

Transport:Fly in - Fly Out

Highlights of Makalu Trek 

 

  • To explore last remaining of the pristine forests and varieties of alpine meadows in Barun Valley of Nepal
  • Get views of the snowcapped Makalu tip from the bottom part of Arun valley
  • Trail across areas, which are home to richest and diversified plans and animals found in various parts of Nepal

Makalu Trek Overview

 

Mount Makalu is the third highest mountain peak located in the eastern Himalayan region. From this mountain, seven different valleys radiate, one of which is the Barun valley that treasures a large number of last remaining of the pristine forests and varieties of alpine meadows countrywide.

 

Furthermore, if you go to the bottom part of Arun valley located at only 435meters from the level of sea, you will find rise of Himalayas to snowcapped Makalu tip at about 8463meters within a distance of only 40kilometers. Within this big range of climates and varying altitudes, you will find the area of Makalu and Barun, as containing a few of the richest and diversified plans and animals belonging to the Nepal region. Besides this, you will find various communities named Sherpa, Bhotia farmers or Shingsawa and Raj communities in the lower area of the valley.

 

Makalu-Barun valley covers an area of 2330 square kilometers and constitutes a vital component of the ecosystem belonging to the great Mount Everest. It includes the Sagarmatha National Park across west and Qomolungma Nature Preserve towards the northern area.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:Fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar-510m.

Day 02:Trek to Mani Bhanjyang-1180m (5-6 hr)

Day 03:Trek to Churchila-1910m (6-7 hr)

Day 04:Trek to Num-1560m (6-7 hr)

Day 05:Trek to Nayagaon-2140m (6-7 hr)

Day 06:Trek to Tashi Gaon-2250m (5-6 hr)

Day 07:Rest at Tashi Gaon

Day 08:Trek to Kauma-3510m (6-7 hr)

Day 09:Trek to Mumbuk-3615m (5-6 hr) crossing over Shipton-La-4127m and Tutu La-4075m

Day 10:Trek to Nehe Kharka-3620 (5-6 hr)

Day 11:Trek to Mera-4500m (4-5 hr)

Day 12:Trek to Makalu Base camp- 4880m (4-5 hr)

Day 13:Rest at Makalu base camp

Day 14:Trek to Sherpani Col. (East Col-6100m) phedi-5800m (4-5 hr)

Day 15:Trek to West Col base camp-5900m crossing over Sherpani Col-6100m (4-5 hr)

Day 16:Trek to West Col phedi-approx.5500m crossing over West Col-6135m (4-5 hr)

Day 17:Trek to Panch pokhari-5414m (5-6 hr)

Day 18:Trek to Amphu Lapcha base camp-5500m (3-4 hr)

Day 19:Trek to Amphu Lapcha phedi-4600m (4-5 hr)

Day 20:Trek to Dingboche-4300m (6-7 hr)

Day 21:Trek to Tyangboche-3867m (4-5 hr)

Day 22:Trek to Jorsalle-2900m (6-7 hr)

Day 23:Trek to Lukla-2866m (5-6 hr)

Day 24:Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu

Cost Include

  • All the ground transportation by private tourist vehicles.
  • Ground transportation
  • Full board meal 3 times a day during the trekking (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner)
  • Tented accommodation and equipment during the camping trek. (We will provide two man tents, dinning tents, kitchen gear, dining table, chairs, toilet tents, shower tent.)
  • Deluxe hotel in Kathmandu - (The Address Kathmandu Hotel or Gaju suite) accommodation as per the itinerary with breakfast
  • Comfortable private vehicle as per itinerary
  • Professional tour guide on day trip in Kathmandu.
  • Monuments entrance fees in Kathmandu city tour
  • Government licensed English speaking Guide and Porters to carry your luggage during the trek (1 porter Between 2 Person basis), their food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments, and medicine.
  • Special Trekking Permit
  • All necessary paper work Permit & TIMS card (Trekker's information management system)
  • Travel & Rescue arrangement.
  • Farewell dinner in typical Nepali Restaurant with cultural dance show
  • All our government taxes, vat, official expenses & service charges

Cost Exclude

 

  • International Flight, Airport tax and Nepal Visa fee
  • Major meals in Cities (Kathmandu)
  • All personal expenses such as bar bills, water, tea / coffee, snacks, shower, battery re-charge laundry charge etc.
  • Personal clothing and gears, sleeping bag and Down jacket for trek
  • Tipping (expected by guides and porters, but not mandatory)
  • Cost raised by flight cancelation, emergency rescue charges, landslide, weather, political unrest, illness, re-routing etc which are not under our control

Departure Detail

Start Date End Date Status Cost  
07 September, 2019 30 September, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
14 September, 2019 07 October, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
21 September, 2019 14 October, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
28 September, 2019 21 October, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
05 October, 2019 28 October, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
12 October, 2019 04 November, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
19 October, 2019 11 November, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
26 October, 2019 18 November, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
02 November, 2019 25 November, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
09 November, 2019 02 December, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
16 November, 2019 09 December, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
23 November, 2019 16 December, 2019 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
10 December, 2019 02 January, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
25 December, 2019 17 January, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
05 January, 2020 28 January, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
25 January, 2020 17 February, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
10 February, 2020 04 March, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
25 February, 2020 19 March, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
09 March, 2020 01 April, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
16 March, 2020 08 April, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
23 March, 2020 15 April, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
30 March, 2020 22 April, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
06 April, 2020 29 April, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
13 April, 2020 06 May, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
20 April, 2020 13 May, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
27 April, 2020 20 May, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
04 May, 2020 27 May, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
18 May, 2020 10 June, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
25 May, 2020 17 June, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
10 June, 2020 03 July, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
20 June, 2020 13 July, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
05 July, 2020 28 July, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
20 July, 2020 12 August, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
05 August, 2020 28 August, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now
20 August, 2020 12 September, 2020 Guaranteed USD 2200 Book Now

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