Arun Hunku Valley Mera Trek

Facts of the Trip

Duration: 24 Days

Highest access: 6461m

Group Size: Min 2 to Max 14

Location: Eastern part of Nepal

Grade: Challenging & Adventure

Best season: March-May & Sept-Nov

Culture: Cultural program with Special Dinner

Transportation: Flight/Private vehicle

Accommodation: Hotel /Camping/ Home Stay

Meals: Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner + Tea or Coffee

  • Overview
  • Arun valley Mera peak itinerary:
  • Cost Info:

Arun Hunku Mera adventurous trek will be begins with Domestic flight to Tumlingtar. From where, we descend to the deepest gorge of the Eastern region of Nepal’s superb views of Arun Valley. This valley is lush green oasis, enrich in birds life as well as it gives us captivating variance  to high mountain escape as we arrive along Salpa Pass(3,565m), Panch Pokhari(4,070m), Mera Peak . Our trail to the Mera-La (5,300m) will take us along the Rhododendron (National flower of Nepal) and Bamboo forest diving the Hongu and Hunku Valleys.

During the trail to Panch Pokhari,you will come along magnificent villages of Rai and Sherpa inhabitants and Khirongle Monastery. From pancha Pokhari, you will descend towards Hunku River, a complete wilderness trail. We can have spectacular views throughout the section such as from East side we can see the Kanchenjunga and Jannu Himal , Likewise from the North side  views of Hongu and Hunku influence. Our trail will continue to Mosom Kharka, Thagnag(4,366m) then we head to Khare(5,000m) where we will rest at the base camp at the foot of the glacier leading the Mera La(3,500m). Here we will have a number of days for acclimatization as well as explore the exotic scenic beauty of this trail. Then we will be back along the south down to the Hongu before turing to the west to pass the Zatrawa-La pass to the mountain airstrip at Lukla. From lukla we will fly back to Kathmandu, in this way  we will end our adventurous  and  unforgettable trekking trail.

Accommodations:

We give our first priority to our guest to serve them at superior level that is what making us today Himalayan Magic Treks. For the accommodation we have been providing star hotels in Katmandu and even normal guest house according to the guest demands and need. During the trek we provide standard Guest House with sound environment and hygienic food for the guest to make their trip happening and healthy. Being one of the rising destination in Nepal, Eastern region collecting many tourist. so, there obviously better Lodge and facilities in compared to previous times. Since, Arun Hunku Valley Mera Trek is camping trek we provide comfortable dining, kitchen, crew, restroom tents and sleeping materials like mattress, Sleeping bags etc. We provide twin tent for our guest.

  • Meals:

We get paradise of food especially in the cities areas especially in Katmandu valley. We have a lot of restaurants with different cuisine in city but during the camping trek we get to eat from Continental, Indian and Nepali menu especially choices like Pasta, Pizza, Mo. Mo, soup items, Potatoes items, Dal Bhat, Hot drinks Tea & Coffee etc. Our camping cook are well trained and certified from Nepal Academy of Tourism and hotel Management.

  • Our Team:

Being homeland of Himalayas, it’s obvious to have challenging routes, High altitude problems, Weather and other conditions; any of those situations is big enough to ruin your trip. Leading around the steeply hills and rocky routes is not a job of common climbers and trekkers. Himalayan Magic Treks have been providing native leaders and staffs working in this field perfectly since long years to overcome tough challenges and make your trip a golden memory. They are trained and well certified by the Government of Nepal. All of our staffs have received emergency guidance in Himalaya’s and have knowledge of first Aid for our guest. We never compromise giving safety to our staffs, therefore we provide insurance and medical services during the trek and compensation when they need especially to Porters, Kitchen member and other.

  • Field Staffs:

we are  very much concern about the comfort of our guest and whenever it is about the staffs in the field. When we are on trek trekking through challenging route we need proper number of workers like Guide, Porter, Assistance guide, Camping members and other staffs. We provide 1 assistance guide with every 4 - 9 guests and 2 assistance guide with 10 guests. We do need strong and portable Porters to carry our weights, We provide 1 porters for 2 guest depending on guest stuffs and we allow only 25 kg for porters. We have professional and expert Guide, Leader and City guide in the field and can speak proper English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Chinese, Japanese, Korean and other required. We can also manage any other staffs as per your demand.      

  • Safety & Security:

Security is our primary concern! From your beginning day (we will be there to pick you up with our staffs and identity) to departure date (airport drop services) we are always there to help you. We have proper remedial services during the trek with professional staffs; first aid kit, oxygen bag and Helicopter service for emergency rescue whenever trekkers get physical Loss or altitude sickness. We have focused more on acclimatization days to get rid of altitude sickness too.

  • Best Season to Trek in Nepal:

Autumn (September - November) and Spring (March - May) is the best trekking season for the trekking and mountaineering in Nepal.  Weather is mostly clear and temperature is moderate which offers beautiful views without any obstruction. Spring collects beautiful flowers, plants and rare animals Walking is also very much suitable during this season. 

Summer (June - August) and Winter (December - February). Though Summer collects heavy monsoon rainfall it is very much clear to trek around Mustang, Dolpo and Nar- Phu valley since they are rain shadow areas.  Tibet is much more favorable for Tibet trek. Everest,  Langtang and Annapurna are always comfortable to trek even in winter season.

  • Experience & Fitness:

Trekking in Nepal for Arun Hunku Valley Mera Trek does not require past experience, though we have challenging route in Everest compared to Annapurna our itinerary suggests to walk comfortable distances. Trekking in Himalayas always takes us to challenging altitudes and rocky routes, demands proper rest time and acclimatization to sustain their strength. We always have both listed properly in our itinerary. However certain training like Running, Skipping and other workout will definitely help you in roots. 

  • Acclimatization:

Altitude sickness is a significant risk when trekking on any trails above about 2,500m. However good health, proper care and drinking plenty of water will definitely help you to prevent from altitude sickness. Every trekkers needs to be familiar with the heights so, for this we have life saving acclimatization days during the trek, peak climbing and expedition. We also provide certain medical support for your relief and emergency rescue through helicopter whenever guest require.

  • Eco Friendly: 

We only leave foot prints! Himalayan Magic Treks is very much concern agency on environment pollution and Global Warming. We are always serious and genuine towards our garbage during the trek especially in Camping type. We collect all the rubbish and deposit it to proper place to protect our environment. We also partake in every program conducted in KEEP Kathmandu Environmental Education Project. We also suggest all travelers to protect our environment and Stop Global Warming.

We have tailor-made program for Arun Hunku Valley Mera Trek. Days in the itinerary are always flexible, can be increased  & decreased depending on your holiday and time schedule. Trekking in Everest around the Himalayan region goes through unexpected complication like natural and health challenges resulting chances in the itinerary for your security during the trek by our professional guides and leader to take you to final point safe and sound so, please cooperate with your guide for you protection.

Day 01Arrival Katmandu 1,400m, Welcoming by Himalayan Magic Treks member And direct transfer to Hotel in Kathmandu with Bed & Breakfast plan
Day 02Domestic flight to Tumlingtar 45 minute (410m)  then Drive to Kartike Ghat (523m) 1 ½  hours overnight at Ten or Home stay.
Day 03Trek to Ghote Bazar approximately (1,225m) 5/6 hours overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 04Trek to Salpa Phedi approximately (1,685m) 5/6 hours overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 05Trek to Guranse approximately (3,055m) 5/6 hours overnight at Ten or Home stay.
Day 06Trek via Salpa pass (3,565m) then Gudel (1,968m) 6/7 hours  village overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 07Rest  at Gudel village overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 08Trek to Bung village (1,677m) 3/4 hours overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 09Khiraule Gumpa (2,693m) 4/5 hours overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 10Trek to Chalem Kharka (3,600m) 5/6hours overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 11Trek to Panch Pokhari (4,070m) 5/6hours overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 12
Trek to Mosom kharka (3,691m) 6/7hours overnight at Tent or Lodge
Day 13Trek to Thangnak (4,358m) 6/7 hours and overnight at Tent or  Lodge.
Day 14Trek to Khare (5,000m) 5/6 hours and overnight at Tent or Lodge.
Day 15Rest day for acclimatization and preparation climbing overnight at Tent or Lodge.
Day 16Trek to Mera base camp (5,300m) 5 hours and overnight at Tent or Home stay.
Day 17Climb to high camp (5,780m) 3/4 hours and overnight Tent
Day 18Climb to Mera center (6,461m)summit and back to Khare 8/9 hours and overnight same at Tent or Lodge.
Day 20Trek Down to Mosom kharka (3,691m) 5/6 hours overnight at Tent or Lodge.
Day 21Trek to Thuli Kharka (4,898m) 6/7 hours overnight at Tent or Lodge.
Day 22Trek via Zatrwa- la pass (4,610m) then  Down to Lukla (2,840m) overnight at Lodge.
Day 23Fly Back to Kathmandu(1,400m) direct transfer to Hotel & Free day in Kathmandu, evening together farewell dinner with Typical Nepali Culture
Day 24
Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will be vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email info@himalayanmagictreks.com with your details to Obtain a Quote.

Cost includes:

  •  Airport picks up & drops Domestic / International by Private vehicles 
  • Flight fare Tumlingtar / Lukla / Kathmandu guide + guest  
  • Airport Taxes
  •  All Transportation
  • 3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including Tea or coffee
  • Accommodation on Tea House (Lodge) or provided Tents during the trek as mentioned in the trek type.
  • 2 Night’s accommodation star Hotel in Kathmandu
  •  An English Speaking guide
  •  Porter’s services
  • All Government local Taxes National park Fees
  • (TIMS)Trekker’s information Management System
  • First Aid kit 
  • General equipment for Porter
  • Guide and porter salary
  • Guide & Sherpa’s Staff insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per Demand.
  • Tour Certificate
  • Company T-shirt as a gift
  • Farewell dinner  

Cost excludes:

  • Lunch and Diner in Kathmandu
  • Trekking equipment any type of personal expenses such as Alcoholic Beverage drinks, phone and Laundry
  • Emergency Rescue and Travel Insurance, Trip Cancellation cost accident or Health, Loss Theft or Damage and personal effects. 
  • Tips