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Makalu Base Camp

$ 80,000.00

$ 90,000.00

Duration

20 Days

Transportation

Flight & Bus

Max. Altitude

1990 m

Trip Area

Manaslu Region

Difficulty Level

Moderate

Start & End

Kathmandu to Tumlingtar

Description

The Makalu Base camp   trek is renowned for its stunning natural beauty and challenging trekking opportunities. It located in the eastern part of Nepal; it is home to Mount Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world. Trekking in the Makalu region offers breathtaking views of snow-capped peaks, pristine landscapes, and rich biodiversity.

The Makalu region trek is a challenging and strenuous trek, recommended for experienced trekkers. The duration of the trek can vary depending on the specific route.  This trek takes you through remote villages, lush forests, terraced fields, and High Mountain passes. The trail offers breathtaking views of Mount Makalu, as well as other peaks like Everest, Lhotse, and Kanchenjunga.

The Makalu region trek rewards trekkers with stunning natural beauty. You will encounter diverse ecosystems, including lowland forests, alpine meadows, and high-altitude glaciers. The trek also offers opportunities to spot unique flora and fauna, including rare bird species and endangered wildlife. Along the trekking route, you will have the chance to interact with local communities and experience their unique culture and way of life. The region is home to various ethnic groups, including Sherpas, Rais and Limbus, each with their own traditions and customs.

The Makalu region trek involves gaining significant altitude, and proper acclimatization is crucial to avoid altitude-related sickness. The itinerary should include regular rest days and gradual ascent to ensure your body adapts to the increasing altitude.

Trekking Permits: To trek in the Makalu region, you will need two permits: a Makalu-Barun National Park permit and a Restricted Area Permit (RAP) for the Makalu region.

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  • Trek through beautiful bush forests and go by stunning waterfalls & rivers
  • Visit Glaciers, Lakes, Himalayan scenery Manaslu Short Trek.
  • One of the Best trips for short holiday travelers.
  • Combination of unique culture, Scenery & Nature Beauty.
  • Perfect trip option during the winter season in the Himalayas.
  • Amazing scenery of Mountains in a short distance

Upon arrival at international Airport, our representative will receive and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel

Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Kathmandu Hotel

After breakfast in the morning at your hotel, we will proceed for sightseeing of Patan Durbar square and Swoyambhunathstupa. These are heritage sites and famous for old culture, traditional art and architecture. We take the guests to a good restaurant for lunch. After lunch, we return back to the hotel. In the evening, our guide will visit at your hotel for the preparation of your trekking gears and short briefing about trekking plans and packing. And overnight at Hotel Kathmandu.

Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Kathmandu Hotel

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

In the morning, take a scenic flight from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar, a small town in eastern Nepal. From Tumlingtar, begin your trek by descending to the Arun River and then ascending through lush forests to reach Chichira, where you will spend the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue your trek along the trail that gradually ascends through terraced fields and dense forests. You will pass several picturesque villages before reaching Num, a small settlement perched on a hillside.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

After breakfast we leaving Num, trek downhill to cross the Barun River and then ascend through forests then we climb up hill through the trail to reach local village and  cross the river  then uphill the ridge we finally reach  Seeduwa. The trail offers beautiful views of the surrounding hills and valleys. And overnight at Seeduwa.

Maximum Altitude: 1500m/4920 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Today’s trek involves a steep climb through terraced fields and forests, offering glimpses of Makalu and its neighboring peaks. Reach TashiGaon, a Sherpa village surrounded by stunning mountain vistas.

Maximum Altitude: 2100m/6890 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Take a rest day at TashiGaon to acclimatize and explore the village. You can visit the local monastery and immerse yourself in the Sherpa culture.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Embark on a challenging ascent towards KhongmaDanda, passing through rhododendron forests and picturesque meadows. Enjoy panoramic views of Makalu, Chamlang, and other peaks from this vantage point.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue your ascent along the rugged trail that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes. Reach Dobate, a small village nestled amidst the forest, and spend the night there.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

The trail today takes you through lush forests and up to the Barun River Valley. Traverse the river and continue trekking along a steep path to reach YangriKharka, a grazing area for yaks.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

 

You will be aware high altitude, the landscapes become more rugged and the vegetation sparser. Trek towards LangmaleKharka, a high-altitude grazing area, where you will set up camp for the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Today is the highlight of the trek as you make your way to Makalu Base Camp. The trail is challenging, crossing rocky moraines and offering breathtaking views of the Himalayan peaks. After reaching the base camp, spend some time soaking in the awe-inspiring surroundings before heading back to camp.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Spend the morning exploring Makalu Base Camp and taking in the majestic views later in the day.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue your descent as you trek back to Dobate. Enjoy the changing landscapes and the beauty of the Himalayan wilderness along the way.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Descend further down to TashiGaon, retracing the trail through forests and Sherpa villages. Reach TashiGaon and spend the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue descending through forests and terraced fields to reach Num, where you will spend the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Today is the final day of trekking. Descend to the Arun River and then make your way to Tumlingtar. Celebrate the completion of your trek and prepare for your flight back to Kathmandu the next day.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

After breakfast morning we catch flight to Kathmandu and transfer you into your hotel. In afternoon you get your free time and relax at hotel. And overnight stay at Kathmandu hotel.

 Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

This day will be useful as flight from Lukla to Kathmandu might be delay because of weather condition. In Afternoon you are free for any personal activities. Evening fare will be dinner with culture show at Nepalese Traditional Kitchen you will be enjoyed Nepalese hospitalities. And overnight stay at Kathmandu hotel.

Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Our trek officially concludes today. We shall be in charge of transferring you from your hotel to international airport 3 hours prior scheduled international flight, we say final goodbye.

Meals: Breakfast

 

Airport transfer-pick up and drop upon arrival and departure.

Entries permit to MCAP ( Makalu Barun National Park Permit Makalu-Barun National Park permit and a Restricted Area Permit (RAP) for the Makalu region.  And TIMS (Trekker information system) card and all government taxes and fee.

  • Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary. Insurance and accommodation meals allowance and salary,
  • Duffel bag and sleeping bag for use during the trek,
  • Three nights’ Accommodation with breakfast at 4-star/5-star hotel in Kathmandu,
  • Two nights’ Accommodation with breakfast at 4-star/5-star hotel in Pokhara,
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner-3 meals per day and overnight accommodation in tea house and lodge,
  • First aid medical kit,
  • Flight  from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar & Tumlingtar  to Kathmandu by Comfortable Bus
  • A porter (between every 2-person basic) they carrier maximum 25 kg,
  • A Trekking map of Annapurna for group.
  • Kathmandu),
  • First aid medical kit during the trip, including ox meter to measure oxygen and plus at high altitude,
  • Farewell Dinner in typical Nepalese Restaurant with culture dance.

Nepal visa fee and you can found visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan international Airport in Kathmandu. Visa fee as follows

    • 30 USD for 15 days
    • 50 USD for 30 days
    • 125 USD for 90 days
  • International flight and airport tax
  • All kind of hot and cold drink including drinking water, phone calls, laundry and hot shower during trek.
  • Travel and medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls  , alcoholic beverages, cold drinks, mineral water, hot water, shower chocolate
  • mandu at cultural restaurant.

 

 
 
  • Trek through beautiful bush forests and go by stunning waterfalls & rivers
  • Visit Glaciers, Lakes, Himalayan scenery Manaslu Short Trek.
  • One of the Best trips for short holiday travelers.
  • Combination of unique culture, Scenery & Nature Beauty.
  • Perfect trip option during the winter season in the Himalayas.
  • Amazing scenery of Mountains in a short distance

Upon arrival at international Airport, our representative will receive and transfer to the hotel. Overnight at Kathmandu Hotel

Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Kathmandu Hotel

After breakfast in the morning at your hotel, we will proceed for sightseeing of Patan Durbar square and Swoyambhunathstupa. These are heritage sites and famous for old culture, traditional art and architecture. We take the guests to a good restaurant for lunch. After lunch, we return back to the hotel. In the evening, our guide will visit at your hotel for the preparation of your trekking gears and short briefing about trekking plans and packing. And overnight at Hotel Kathmandu.

Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Kathmandu Hotel

Meal: Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner

In the morning, take a scenic flight from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar, a small town in eastern Nepal. From Tumlingtar, begin your trek by descending to the Arun River and then ascending through lush forests to reach Chichira, where you will spend the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue your trek along the trail that gradually ascends through terraced fields and dense forests. You will pass several picturesque villages before reaching Num, a small settlement perched on a hillside.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

After breakfast we leaving Num, trek downhill to cross the Barun River and then ascend through forests then we climb up hill through the trail to reach local village and  cross the river  then uphill the ridge we finally reach  Seeduwa. The trail offers beautiful views of the surrounding hills and valleys. And overnight at Seeduwa.

Maximum Altitude: 1500m/4920 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Today’s trek involves a steep climb through terraced fields and forests, offering glimpses of Makalu and its neighboring peaks. Reach TashiGaon, a Sherpa village surrounded by stunning mountain vistas.

Maximum Altitude: 2100m/6890 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Take a rest day at TashiGaon to acclimatize and explore the village. You can visit the local monastery and immerse yourself in the Sherpa culture.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Embark on a challenging ascent towards KhongmaDanda, passing through rhododendron forests and picturesque meadows. Enjoy panoramic views of Makalu, Chamlang, and other peaks from this vantage point.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue your ascent along the rugged trail that offers breathtaking views of the surrounding landscapes. Reach Dobate, a small village nestled amidst the forest, and spend the night there.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

The trail today takes you through lush forests and up to the Barun River Valley. Traverse the river and continue trekking along a steep path to reach YangriKharka, a grazing area for yaks.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

 

You will be aware high altitude, the landscapes become more rugged and the vegetation sparser. Trek towards LangmaleKharka, a high-altitude grazing area, where you will set up camp for the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Today is the highlight of the trek as you make your way to Makalu Base Camp. The trail is challenging, crossing rocky moraines and offering breathtaking views of the Himalayan peaks. After reaching the base camp, spend some time soaking in the awe-inspiring surroundings before heading back to camp.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Spend the morning exploring Makalu Base Camp and taking in the majestic views later in the day.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue your descent as you trek back to Dobate. Enjoy the changing landscapes and the beauty of the Himalayan wilderness along the way.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Descend further down to TashiGaon, retracing the trail through forests and Sherpa villages. Reach TashiGaon and spend the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Continue descending through forests and terraced fields to reach Num, where you will spend the night.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

Today is the final day of trekking. Descend to the Arun River and then make your way to Tumlingtar. Celebrate the completion of your trek and prepare for your flight back to Kathmandu the next day.

Maximum Altitude: 1990m/64960 ft.

Trekking: 5- 6 hours

Walking distance: 10 km

Accommodation:  Mountain Lodge

Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

After breakfast morning we catch flight to Kathmandu and transfer you into your hotel. In afternoon you get your free time and relax at hotel. And overnight stay at Kathmandu hotel.

 Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast

This day will be useful as flight from Lukla to Kathmandu might be delay because of weather condition. In Afternoon you are free for any personal activities. Evening fare will be dinner with culture show at Nepalese Traditional Kitchen you will be enjoyed Nepalese hospitalities. And overnight stay at Kathmandu hotel.

Maximum Altitude: 1350m/4429 ft.

Accommodation: Hotel

Meals: Breakfast, Dinner

Our trek officially concludes today. We shall be in charge of transferring you from your hotel to international airport 3 hours prior scheduled international flight, we say final goodbye.

Meals: Breakfast

Airport transfer-pick up and drop upon arrival and departure.

Entries permit to MCAP ( Makalu Barun National Park Permit Makalu-Barun National Park permit and a Restricted Area Permit (RAP) for the Makalu region.  And TIMS (Trekker information system) card and all government taxes and fee.

  • Supporting staffs (trekking guide and porter), as well as their necessary. Insurance and accommodation meals allowance and salary,
  • Duffel bag and sleeping bag for use during the trek,
  • Three nights’ Accommodation with breakfast at 4-star/5-star hotel in Kathmandu,
  • Two nights’ Accommodation with breakfast at 4-star/5-star hotel in Pokhara,
  • Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner-3 meals per day and overnight accommodation in tea house and lodge,
  • First aid medical kit,
  • Flight  from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar & Tumlingtar  to Kathmandu by Comfortable Bus
  • A porter (between every 2-person basic) they carrier maximum 25 kg,
  • A Trekking map of Annapurna for group.
  • Kathmandu),
  • First aid medical kit during the trip, including ox meter to measure oxygen and plus at high altitude,
  • Farewell Dinner in typical Nepalese Restaurant with culture dance.

Nepal visa fee and you can found visa upon your arrival at Tribhuvan international Airport in Kathmandu. Visa fee as follows

    • 30 USD for 15 days
    • 50 USD for 30 days
    • 125 USD for 90 days
  • International flight and airport tax
  • All kind of hot and cold drink including drinking water, phone calls, laundry and hot shower during trek.
  • Travel and medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Personal expenses such as laundry, telephone calls  , alcoholic beverages, cold drinks, mineral water, hot water, shower chocolate
  • mandu at cultural restaurant.

 

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