Makalu Basecamp Trek

  1. This trek leads through Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area, which lies in the eastern part of Nepal. Mt. Makalu (8463 m), the world's 5th highest peak, Chamlang Himal and Barun Valley are the major sights of this region. Having a wide range of altitudinal and climatic variations, this trek offers a remarkable and diverse habitat for a variety of flora and fauna. Plants of all major ecological zones: tropical, sub-tropical, temperate, alpine and sub-alpine are found en route. The park is the home to a rich variety of wildlife also.

  2. Trip profile:
    Trekking Destination : Kanchenjunga
    Length of trip : 21 days
    Grade: Strenuous
    Highest Alt: 5000m
    Type of trek: Camping
    Best season: March/Nov

  3. ITINERARY

  4. Day 01 Fly to Tumlingtar (940 m)
    Day 02 Trek to Khanbari (1020 m)
    Day 03 Trek to Chichila (1840 m)
    Day 04 Trek to Num (1500)
    Day 05 Trek to Sedua (1540 m)
    Day 06 Trek to Tashigaon (2190 m)
    Day 07 Trek to Khongma (3560 m)
    Day 08 Trek to Mumbuk (3550 m)
    Day 09 Trek to Yangle Kharka (3600 m)
    Day 10 Trek to Merek (4570 m)
    Day 11 Trek to Shersong (4660 m)
    Day 12 Day trip to Makalu Base Camp (5000 m)
    Day 13 Trek to Yangle Kharka
    Day 14 Trek to Mumbuk
    Day 15 Trek to Khongma
    Day 16 Trek to Tashigaon
    Day 17 Trek to Num
    Day 18 Trek to Chichila
    Day 19 Trek to Mani Bhanjyang
    Day 20 Trek to Tumlingtar
    Day 21 Fly back to Kathmandu.
  5. Included services (Tea house/Lodge trek)
    • Airport pick up and drop
      Food, lodging and other expenses of trekking crew
      Food (3 meals a day )
      English speaking guide / porter
      National Park Permit fee
      Trekking permit(TIMS Card)
  6. Not included services:
    • Flight ticket Kathmandu/Lukla /Kathmandu
      Airport Departure tax
      Accommodation in Kathmandu
      Personal equipment and clothing
      Insurance
      Cold drinks, alcoholic beverages and desserts
      Personal expenses