Makalu Base Camp Trek

Makalu Base Camp Trek

Makalu Base Camp Trekking route lies in the area of Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area in the heart of Eastern Nepal. This trek lies between Makalu Barun National Park in Solukhumbhu and Sankhuwasabha district.

The National Park is established in 1992. Makalu trekking is formerly a restricted trekking area, it extent five major ecological zones where the lush, tropical Arun Valley, dense forests or rhododendron and fir and alpine meadows can be found that lead to the mighty Barun glacier.

Mount Makalu (8463m) the world’s fifth highest peak; Chamlang Himal and Barun Valley are the major jewels of this Trekking area. Makalu trekking region and Everest trekking region are close to each other. Makalu Base Camp Trekking is a challenging and an outstanding and the trek up to Makalu Base Camp Trip is one of the most remote and unfrequented trekking areas of Trekking in Nepal.

Trip Facts:

Group size- Maximum 2 people.
Destination: Nepal.
Accommodation: Hotels in Kathmandu and Tea houses during the trek.
Transportation: Pickup and drop by private vehicle.
Trek starting point: Tumlingtar.
Trek ending point: Tumlingtar.
Maximum Altitude: 4870m.
Fitness level: Strenuous.
Best Seasons: Spring (February/May) and autumn (September to November).
Duration: 22 days.

Outline Itinerary:

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to the hotel.
Day 2: Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley and trek preparation.
Day3: Flight/Drive to Tumlingtar then trek to Khandbhari (1040m)
Day4: Trek from Khandbhari to Chichila (1980m)
Day 5: Trek from Chichila to Mudhe (1945m)
Day 6: Trek from Mudhe to Sedua (1500m)
Day 7: Trek from Sedua to Tashigaon (2100m)
Day 8: Trek from Tashigaon to Khongma (3500m)
Day 9: Trek from Khongma to Mumbak (3540m)
Day10: Trek from Mumbak to Nehe Kharka (3700m)
Day 11: Trek from Nehe Kharka to Merek (4100m)
Day 12: Trek from Merek to Shershong (4630m)
Day 13: Trek from Shershong to Makalu Base Camp (4870m)
Day 14: Trek from Makalu Base Camp to Yangle Kharka (3557m)
Day 15: Trek from Yangla Kharka to Mumbak (3540m)
Day 16: Trek from Mumbak to Khongma (3500m)
Day 17: Trek from Khongma to Tashigaon (2100m)
Day 18: Trek from Tashigaon to Num (1560m)
Day 19: Trek from Num to Chichila (1980m)
Day 20: Trek from Chichila to Mnebhanjyang ( 1100m)
Day 21: Trek from Mnebhanjyang to Tumlingtar (410m)
Day 22: Flight/Drive from Tumlintar to Kathmandu
Day 23: Rest day or shopping in Kathmandu.
Day 24: Departure to your onward destination.

Cost Included:

#Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle.
#3-star hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast.
#Teahouse accommodation during the trek.
#All meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) during the trek.
#All ground transportation on a comfortable private vehicle as per the itinerary.
#Domestic flights/ transportation.
#An experienced, English-speaking and government-licensed trek leader and assistant trek #leader (4 trekkers: 1 assistant guide).
#Porter service (2 trekkers: 1 porter).
#Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodati
#Duffel bag, Allied Adventure t-shirt and trekking map.
#All necessary paperwork and trekking permits (National Park Permit, TIMS).
#Medical kit (carried by your trek leader).
#All government and local taxes.

Trip Cost Excludes:
# International Airfare.
# Your travel insurance of any kind
# Nepal entry Visa fee (US$ 40 for 30 days and US$ 25 for 15 days you should get visa open your arrival)
# Drinks, Dessert, Juice, Mineral Water, Heater charge, Hot Shower during the Trekking and main meals in cities.
# Tips for Guide, Porter and driver.

Useful Information

Follow Us on:

We accept:

We are Associated With: