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Makalu Base Camp Trek

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Trek to area of Adventure Makalu Base Camp Trekking: is an awe-inspiring trekking destination of the eastern part of Nepal.  The world’s 5th highest mountain Mt. Makalu, that is close to the Everest so that it is the most challenging and marvelous camping trail.

This region is blessed with incredible scenic nature, enormous diversity of Makalu due to lying at remote area as well as isolation, lack of the tea house so that trekkers will get home stay as an accommodation. So that it will be the best chance to observe their life style, traditional, culture and language. The main inhabitants of the trails are mostly Sherpa, Rai, Limbu and Brahman. This trekking trail will lead up to the north of the Arun river valley along the several villages such as Sedua and Num, four high passes via Khongma-La( 3603m), Keke-La( 4,127m) , Shipton-La (4,170m)  and Tutu-La (4,080m) into the upper Barun Khola(River). Where you can have breathtaking views of the Mt.Maklau(8,463m) but the second part of the trek is mist difficult and it’s almost impossible without having  professional and experienced staff.

Trekking Name: Makalu Base Camp Trek
Hotels: (In Kathmandu, Briatnagar) Budget Hotel, start to 5 stars Hotel as per Guest’s request
Accommodation: Mountains Lodges (Guest House)
Transportation: Land transportation (Car, Van, Local bus, Tourist Bus)
Domestic flights: Kathmandu / Tunlingtar/Kathmandu
Attractions: you can experience the local inhabitants lifestyle their language, culture because of the home stay facility as well as an incredible scenic nature, enormous diversity of Makalu, breathtaking views of the Mt. Maklau(8,463m).
Grade: Challenging
Best Season: April, May and Sept, Oct, Nov
Walking hours: per day 5 to 7 hours
Group size:2 to 14 members
Minimum Alt:Num (1505m)
Maximum Alt:Makalu Base Camp (4870m)
Duration: 19 Days


In the destination of Makalu BC itinerary could be increase or decrease as per your choice. so you can kindly inform us your desire. We could make Tailor-made program according to your time base contact us.

      Day 01

Arrival at Kathmandu 1,310m welcoming by Himalayan Magic  Treks Member and direct transfer to hotel in Kathmandu with B&B plan

      Day 02

Sightseeing in Kathmandu valley with cultural Guide and privet vehicle overnight at hotel with Bed and Breakfast plan

      Day 03

Morning domestic flight to Tunlingtar 45 minute then Jeep to Num 1505m 3 ¾ hours overnight at Camp or home stay.

     Day 04

Trek to Sedwa 1530m 5/6hours overnight at home at Camp or stay.

     Day 05

Trek to Tashigawn 2065m 4/5hours overnight at Camp or  home stay.

    Day 06

Res day for acclimatization overnight at Camp or home stay.

    Day 07

Trek Khongma 3562m 6/7hours overnight at Camp or home stay.

    Day 08

Trek to Mumbuk this day adventure day due to khonma-la pass 3873m, Tutu-la pass 4056m, Shipton-la pass 4220m, Keke-la pass 4152m then Mumbuk 3550m 7/8hours overnight at Camp or  home stay.

     Day 09

Trek to Yangri kharka 3610m 5/6hours overnight at Camp or home stay.

     Day 10

Trek toLangmale kharka 4100m 5/6 hours overnight at Camp or home stay.

     Day 11

Trek to Makalu Base Camp 4870m 5/6hours overnight at Camp or home stay.

     Day 12

Day hike to excoriation view of mountain glacier,overnight at Camp or home stay.

     Day 13

Trek back to yanri kharka 3610m 7/8hours overnight at Camp or home stay.

     Day 14

Trek to Shiptaon-la Phedi 4120m 7/8hours overnight at Camp or home stay .

     Day 15

Trek to Tashigawn 2065m 6/7hours overnight at Camp or  home stay.

     Day 16

Trek to Num 1505m 6/7hours overnight at camp or home stay.

    Day 17

Drive by jeep to Tumlingtar overnight at Lodge

   Day 18

fly back to kathmandu Evening take dinner together with typical Nepali culture overnight at Hotel with Bed & Breakfast plan.

   Day 19

Departure from Kathmandu to your onward destination.

The Trip cost will vary depending on the Group Size duration of days and Services required please contact us via our email with your Details to obtain a Quote.

Cost includes:

Airport Pick up & drops

All ground Transportation

3 meals per day during the trek (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) including Tea or coffee

Accommodation on home stay or Tent during the trek

Cook kitchen equipment all necessary 

Accommodation Star label Hotel in Kathmandu

English Speaking Guide

Necessary Porter

All Government local Taxes

National park Fees

(TIMS)Trekkers  Information Management System

 First Aid kit

Guide and porter salary

Guide & Porter insurance during the trekking and extra services according to the guest per demand

Cost excludes:

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. we Advice you to take out personal Travel Insurance.

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