Makalu Base camp Trekking 23 days

Mount MakaluTrekking in makalu is popular trekking destination in Nepal Himalaya. Makalu trekking is formerly a restricted trekking area of eastern part of Nepal , it extent five major ecological zones where can be found the lush, tropical Arun Valley, dense forests or rhododendron and fir and alpine meadows that lead to the might Barun glacier. Since Makalu Barun trekking trail has been open Himalaya journey Treks and Expedition’s professional trekking guide will make continue trekking to this region with unforgetbale experience for trekkers and mountaineers..Makalu trekking trails rise from 850 meters (2,788ft) to 5000 meters (16,900ft) above sea level Makalu Base camp trekking offering impressing natural scenery and the main focal point of makalu trekking is Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area, which lies in the Solukhumbhu and Sankhuwasabha district, established in 1992 and formally inaugurated in 1992. Mount Makalu (8463m), the world’s fifth highest Mountain , Chamlang Himal and Barun Valley are the major jewels of this area. Having a wide range of attitudinal and climatic variations, the Makalu Barun trekking offers a remarkable and diverse habitat for a rich variety of flora and fauna. Plants of all major ecological zones: tropical, sub-tropical, temperate, alpine and sub-alpine are found here and Makalu Barun National park is the home to a rich variety of wildlife. Makalu trekking is rich for natural paradise include beautiful mountains, pristine forest, and a wide variety of plants, animal life and the simple and warm hearted people local people with rich and varied customs

Trekking in makalu base camp: starting your trekking from Tumlingtar after 1 hour secnic mountain flight from Kathmnandu. Makalu trekking region is subject to all the rules relating entry fee, fees for video cameras and restriction on firewood. The nearest airstrip in this region is Tumlingtar. Nestled in the lower reaches of these valleys are communities of Rai, Sherpa, and Shingsawa (Bhotia) farmers. Though economically poor and isolated, they retain a rich cultural heritage. They hold the key to the preservation of the unique biological and cultural treasures of the Makalu Barun area. The sub-tropical valley floor of the mighty Arun River is in places densely forested, contrasting with the terraced slopes higher up, which are farmed by villagers of diverse tribal groups. High pastures typify the upper slopes, which border on the Makalu-Barun National Park, an important conservation area for many threatened species. Most of the trekkers and mountaineers visit the Makalu-Barun area during October-November and March-April when high passes are less likely to be snowed over. Lower elevations are temperate throughout winter, and hot during April and May. Heavy monsoon rains occur throughout the region from June through September, with occasional showers during April-May. Makalu base camp trekking is one of the most remote and unfrequented trekking areas of Nepal where tourist are visited for unforgettable life experience.


Trekking duration: 23days

Starting from: kathmandu to Hile by Bus and futher to Khadbari

Ending at: Hile back to kathmandu by Bus

Grade: Strenuous

Highest access of the trek: Hillary Base Camp (5000m.)

Mode of trekking tour: Camping trek only also tea house for small groups

Himalayan sights: Makalu, Kanchenjungha, Mt. Everest, Lhotse

Splendid breathtaking place: Most challenging special trek in remote eastern Nepal

 Trekking Itinerary to Makalu base camp.

Day 01: Arrival in kathmandu 1334m, Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s representative will transfer to hotel , Makalu trekking briefing with officially arrangements. overnight at Kathmandu.

Day 02: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to you for historical monuments sightseeing around kathmandu valley such as Bhkatapur, pasupatinath, Boudhhanath, kathmandu durbar square & Swaymbhunath(monkey temple) and prepare for the Makalu trekking because this day is required to make Makalu trekking permit with original passport. Overnight at kathmandu.

Day 03: After break fast by flight Kathmandu to Tumlingtar

Day 04: Tumlingtar to Mane Bhanjayang

Day 05: Mane Bhanjayang to Chichila

Day 06: Chichila to Num

Day 07: Num to Sheduwa

Day 08: Sheduwa to Tashigaon

Day 09: Tashigaon to Khongma

Day 10: Khongma to Dobate

Day 11: Dobate to Yangle Kharka-

Day 12: Yangle Kharka to Jar Kharka

Day 13: Jar Kharka- Rest day

Day 14: Jar Kharka to Base camp (5000m)

Day 15: Base camp to Yangle Kharka

Day 16: Yangle Kharka to Thulo pokhari

Day 17: Thulo pokhari to Tashi Gaon

Day 18: Tashi Gaon to Num

Day 19: Num to Bhote bas

Day 20: Bhote bas to Tumlingtar

Day 21: Tumlingtar by flight back to kathmandu .overnight in kathmandu.

Day 22: After breakfast, our tour guide will take to for historical monuments sightseing in kathmandu valley such as Bhaktapur, Pasupatinath, Boudhhanath, Kathmandu durbar square and Monkey temple(swyambhunath) and in the evening farewell dinner in Restaurant, overnight at kathmandu in Hotel..

Day 23: After breakfast, Relaxing/shopping with own activities ,Himalaya Journey Treks & Expedition’s representative will drop to Kathmandu international airport for onward destination.

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