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Makalu Base Camp Trekking

Makalu-Base -Camp-Trekking

Makalu Base camp route is newly designed route. It is kept in category of wilderness trek. It has very undistributed geographical land structure. It was known to few numbers of trekkers. Slowly rates of tourists are increasing every day. Our main objective is Mt. Makalu 8475 m. In world this mountain is 5th highest. It is in north east part of Nepal very close to Mt. Everest. It is combined trek of ruler area of Nepal. Makalu Barun national park offers us the trekking trial. Our walk goes on dense forest of conifer and pine. Here we are gifted by views of waterfall, animas playing and mesmerizing sounds of bird. Views of landscapes decorated very beautifully gives attraction in walking. These all impresses us so much and it will obviously refresh our hang mind.

Our starting point of Makalu base camp trek is Tumlingtar. We get narrow and uneasy trial to walk. In beginning we may have problem in walking. It will be habitual after walking regularly. Our every walk leads us to high altitude. To maintain our temperature we will accumulate in places according to trekking experts. For this we settle in many villages Khandbari, Chichira, Seduwa, Nghe Kharka, Tashigaon, Khongma, Shersong etc. We need to spend our some nights in tented camp. Like this we reach Makalu base Camp, keep a good memory and return back to our place.

Trekking in route of Makalu Base Camp is favorable in the month of March, April, May, June, October, November and December. If you are willing to do trek in this route, just have a link with Forever Trek Nepal Pvt. Ltd. You are fully secured with our team. We provide expert guides. Your management of all document verification, better accommodation is all done by our team. Every things and steps are taken as for your wish.

Short Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu

Day 02: Kathmandu exploration and preparation for trek

Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and drive to Chichila (1840m) – 9 Hours

Day 04: Chichila to Num (1500m) – 6 Hours

Day 05: Num to Seduwa (1540m) – 6 Hours

Day 06: Seduwa to Tashigaon (2070m) – 5 Hours

Day 07: Tashigaon to Khongma (3560m) – 7 Hours

Day 08: Rest and Acclimatization Day at Khongma

Day 09: Cross Shipton La and Trek to Debotay (3650m) – 7 Hours

Day 10: Debotay to Yangle Kharka (3600m) – 6 Hours

Day 11: Yangle Kharka to Merek (4500m) – 5 Hours

Day 12: Merek to Shersong – 6 Hours

Day 13: Shersong to Makalu Base Camp (5000m) – 6 Hours

Day 14: Makalu Base Camp to Yangle Kharka – 8 Hours

Day 15: Yangle Kharka to Mumbuk – 6 Hours

Day 16: Mumbuk to Khongma – 6 Hours

Day 17: Khongma to Tashigaon – 6 Hours

Day 18: Tashigaon to Num–5 Hours

Day 19: Num to Chichila and transfer to Tumlingtar – 9 Hours

Day 20: Flight from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu

Day 21: Farewell

Details Itinerary

Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu

Landing your flight at TIA, our representative will be there for your warm welcome. He/she are for your arrival.  You will be shifted to your place of accommodation. You can have full rest after a long flight. From the next day our routine will be according to our itinerary. Make full preparation for it.

Day 02: Kathmandu exploration and preparation for trek.

We will spend our day roaming all around Kathmandu valley. For you there will be guide who will pick you up in your hotel. We will start our day tour after breakfast. It is very easy. At first we will visit Pashupatinath. It is holiest temple of Lord Shiva. Our next destination is Boudhanath. It is known as little Tibet. Finishing this we will move on to Swyambhunath. It is also known as monkey temple. Lastly we will drive to Basantapur Durbar Square. Finishing all this we will return back to hotel and make further preparation.    

Day 03: Flight from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and drive to Chichila (1840m) – 9Hours

Early morning we fly to Tumlingtar. Our flight will be undistributed for hours. From our flight we view glorious mountainous views with greenery hills. Arrival on Tumlingtar we take our luggage and have short drive to Chichila. Today we don’t need to walk but our phenomenon goes around 9 to 10 hours.

Day 04: Chichila to Num (1500m) – 6 Hours

Having a breakfast we start our trek to num. passing through many ridges we move to our destination. It create difficult in walking. Facing this difficulty we will be offered with spectacular view of Makalu Mountain. It is situated in northern part. Walking around 3 hours we will reach Mure for lunch. After resting some time we continue our walk to Num.

Day 05: Num to Seduwa (1540m) – 6 Hours

Waking early in morning we continue our trek to Seduwa. Walking on difficult path we feel little bit tiresome & strenuous. We enter into forest. Our path will be narrow in thick jungle. Magnificent views of natural beauty on our way impress us so much. Like this we reach Seduwa for our night.

Day 06: Seduwa to Tashigaon (2070m) – 5 Hours

Today we resume our trek to Tashigaon. We reach our destination crossing ridge bounded by Kasuwa Khola to east and Ipsuwa Khola on west. With this we enter area of Makalu Barun National Park. Walking around 5 to 6 hours we reach beautiful village Tashigaon. This area is tranquil. Here we take rest for night.

Day 07: Tashigaon to Khongma (3560m) – 7 Hours

Having delicious breakfast we move ahead to Khongma. We walk through main attractive valley of Barun Valley. It impresses us so much. We pass from forest of rhododendron and pine forest. It is main attraction of today’s walk. We follow trial of stone steps. Like this we reach Khongma to spend our night in tented camp.

Day 08: Rest and Acclimatization Day at Khongma

Today we take rest at Khongma. It’s only the name of rest. We spend whole day by visiting around Tseram village. From here we will be offered with panoramic views of natural beauty all around us. Keeping its memory we explore settlements of Tseram village in our leisure time and finally return back to Khongma.

Day 09: Cross Shipton La and Trek to Debotay (3650m) – 7 Hours

Accumulating our self at Khongma village, we continue our trek to next destination Debotay. We need to cross Shipton La Pass. Trekking on beautiful valley mesmerize us. We will be gifted with spectacular views of Chamlang, Peak 6 and 7 from our way. Without stopping in a difficult path we lastly reach Debotay.

Day 10: Debotay to Yangle Kharka (3600m) – 6 Hours

In rocky trial we continue our trek to Yangle Kharka. It is very favorable area of Makalu Barun national Park. At first we need to cross long Suspension bridge of Barun River. It is interesting to walk on humpty dumpty trial of forest. In this way we reach Yangle Kharka to spend our night in tented camp.

Day 11: Yangle Kharka to Merek (4500m) – 5 Hours

Without accumulating we resume our trek to Merek. In the starting of our walk we get easy path. Walking slowly we gain height above 4000 m. It is tough for us. We rest our self in different view point. From view point we become pleased with panoramic views. Continuing further we reach Merek to spend our night at tented camp.

Day 12: Merek to Shersong – 6 Hours

Early morning having our breakfast we will continue our trek to Shersong. We need to walk on humpty dumpty trial. It offers us beautiful views of south ridge of Mt Makalu. We pass through boulder and yak pasture land. After walking around 6 hours we reach beautiful village of shersong to spend our night.

Day 13: Shersong to Makalu Base Camp (5000m) – 6 Hours

Our most important day have to climb up to Makalu base camp. We will not stop until we reach on Makalu base camp. Energy is automatically generated to reach base camp. From here we will be offered with Spectacular view all around us. It will be so much impressive. For memory we can capture picture in our camera. Hiking around the locality we return back to stay our night in tented camp.

Day 14: Makalu Base Camp to Yangle Kharka – 8 Hours

With a good memory we need to return back. Our destination is Yangle Kharka. It is very beautiful village. We need to trek downward. It will be easy in walking. We have last glimpses Makalu Base camp before we turn to return. Walking through beautiful forest of blue pine & rhododendron, we reach Yangle Khaka.

Day 15: Yangle Kharka to Mumbuk – 6 Hours

From Yangle Khaka we continue our walk to Mumbuk. It is walking on downhill track. We can encounter rock fall views during our walk. Viewing this we hike to small village of local community people. We can explore their local culture. It is known as Mumbuk where we stay our night. 

Day 16: Mumbuk to Khongma – 6 Hours

We take our initial steep climb up to Khongma. We walk on beautiful forest of firs and rhododendrons. Glorious views of surrounding impresses us so much. We need to cross Keke La and Shipton La. Finishing we again need to cross Ghurung La. From here we descend down to Khongma to spend our night at tented camp.

Day 17: Khongma to Tashigaon – 6 Hours

From Yamphudin, our next trekking destination in retuning is Tashigaon. We return back through same track. It will be full relaxed walk as we know most of the path. From here we will be offered with same things as we seen while climbing up. We take full rest as we have just climbed up Makalu Base Camp.

Day 18: Tashigaon to Num – 5 Hours

We have almost completed our all destination. We are returning back. It will be so much easy in walking. We just need to trek downward. We follow main trial to reach village. This village is inhabitant of local people. Here we can see people of different culture. Lastly we reach Num to spend our night.

Day 19: Num to Chichila and transfer to Tumlingtar – 9 Hours

From Pha Khola, we continue our walk to Tumlingtar. Today’s walk finishes our trek. We can easily reach Chichila. We walk on flat & downhill trial. It will be very easy on returning journey. Reaching on Chichila we will be transferred to Tumlingtar. Here we make confirmation of our tomorrow’s flight to Kathmandu. We spend our remaining time by resting.

Day 20: Flight from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu

With an early morning mountain flight to Kathmandu, our whole trek is completed. It goes for about 1 to 2 Hr. in our flight period we will be offered with beautiful scene of dense forest. Lastly we will be in Kathmandu. We will have plenty of times with us. Resting some time we can again walk and do local shopping. 

Day 21: Farewell

Spending a rest night at Kathmandu, it’s a time for returning back to your home land. There will be a small farewell program for you. You will be guided all the things of returning journey by our team for your departure. Hope you will be back to Nepal to visit the remaining side of beautiful Nepal.

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