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Makalu Base Camp Trek

Makalu Base Camp Trek

Facts of the Trek

  • Trip Grade : lllll
  • Trip Duration : 15 Days
  • Maximum Altitude : 5100 m.
  • Hotel Kathmandu : 4 Nights
  • Best Season :
    Spring : Mar & Apr & May
    Autumn : Nov & Dec & Jan

This trek takes up deep into the eastern Himalayas, providing some of Nepal's most unseen and amazing scenery.

From Tumlingtar by walking north, up the Arun river,Sedwa and Num, crossing Shipton La (4127m) into upper Barun Khola valley for a close look at Makalu(8475 m) and chamlang (7290 m). the trek to Makalu base camp visits one of the most remote and unfrequented areas of Nepal . The Barun Valley is part of huge international proctected area under an agreement between China and Nepal. The Makalu Barun National Park was established in 1992 as nepal's eight National park.

The park of 2330sq.km. is bordered by the Arun River in the east and the Sagarmatha National Park in the west. Barun Valley is a sanctuary for wild animals such as wolves, lynx, fox and the elusive snow leopard. Our descent into the pine and rhododendron forest from the Barun Valley takes us past the lower Barun Glacier and into the Makalu basin and to Tumlingtar to catch the flight back to Kathmandu

Itinerary In Detail

  • Days 1 Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to hotel
  • Days 2 Ktm sightseeing, hotel
  • Days 3 Flight : Ktm - Tumlingtar, camp
  • Days 4 Khadbari, camp
  • Days 5 Bhotebas, camp
  • Days 6 Gogone, camp
  • Days 7 Num, camp
  • Days 8 Tashi Gaon, camp
  • Days 9 Col Khongma, camp
  • Days 10 Numbuck, camp
  • Days 11 Sarsung, camp
  • Days 12 Makalu B. C., camp
  • Days 13 Numbuck, camp
  • Days 14 Khongma, camp
  • Days 15 Seduwa, camp
  • Days 16 Chichela, camp
  • Days 17 Tumlingtar, camp
  • Days 18 Flight : Tumlingtar - Ktm, hotel
  • Days 19 Ktm free day, hotel
  • Days 20 Final departure, transfer to airport
  • We can customize this trek according to your travel needs.
  • Note: We can customize this trek according to your travel needs.

Cost Includes in this program:

  • Airport/Hotel/ Airport pick up & drop by car/Van/Bus.
  • Accommodation with breakfast at 3 star deluxe hotel in Kathmandu as per above Itinerary.
  • Kathmandu City Tours as per above Itinerary ., inclusive of tour guide, car / van
  • Fresh Cooking Meals during the trek in Our Own Kitchen (breakfast, lunch & dinner) including, Fresh Juice, coffee & tea.
  • Accommodation in Two Man Dom Tents during the trekking.
  • All Land Transportation to and from Kathmandu as per itinerary Car/bus/van
  • One highly experienced, helpful , friendly English Speaking guide, & Necessary porters , Highly Experience Cook , Kitchen boy , Kitchen Helper , Sherpa , their food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipments
  • Special Trekking Permit , national park & Conservation Entry Permit fees as per Nepal Government regulation.
  • Domestic Flight & Domestic airport taxes as per above Itinerary where it is applicable.
  • Farewell dinner at Last Night in Traditional Nepali Kitchen
  • Rescue Service Arrangement.
  • All Kitchen equipment.
  • All camping Equipment ( Sleeping Tent , kitchen Tent , Toilet Tent , Sleeping bag , Sleeping mattress , Dinning Tent , Chair & Tables )

Cost Excludes in this program:

  • Lunch and dinner while in Kathmandu
  • Travel Insurance for cancellation costs, accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or damage to baggage and personal effects. We strongly advise you to take personal travel insurance with Rescue Evacuation Cover.
  • International air fare to and from Nepal.
  • Nepal entry visa fee - you may easily issue the visa upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International airport - Kathmandu.
  • Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry and telephone calls
  • Trekking equipments
  • Tips for trekking stafffs, driver etc.

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