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Makalu Base Camp Trek

  1. 23 Days
  2. Strenuous
  3. Min : 02 Pax

Destination:Nepal

Activity:Sightseeing & Trekking

Starts in:Kathmandu

Ends in:Kathmandu

Trek type:Fully Organized Trek

Transportation:Flights, private car and tourist bus

Accommodation:Hotel & Lodge

Maximum altitude:5000m

Average Walk:4-6 Hours

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Makalu Base Camp Trekking is one of the most spectacular off-the-beaten trekking in Nepal. The trek covers some of the beautiful parts of the eastern Nepal and its diversity of the Makalu Barun National Park. The primary attraction of this trek is Mt. Makalu (8463m), which is the 5th highest peak in the world. The undisturbed landscape and sceneries, Himalayan views, scattered Himalayan settlements and wilderness of flora and fauna are all project the fabulous features of the trek to Makalu base camp.

The enticing Makalu base camp trekking embarks from Tumlingtar. Then you head towards the Makalu base camp through the indigenous communities. This lower altitude region is dotted by the sub-tropical forests. It is off-the-beaten trail that leads you to your dream destination. The picturesque Arun valley attracts trekkers to enjoy on taking photographs. Waterfalls and multi-coloured meadows are incredible. The rhododendron forest makes your trekking in spring really charming. Trekking further through Tashi Gaon and Mumbuk, the cultural practices of the local people and their remarkable hospitality allure you it goes on the alpine region and the stunning peaks as Mt. Chamlang (7319m), Mt. Baruntse (7129m) can be explored from the closer point. Makalu base camp trekking includes some high passes over 4000 meters- Shipton La and Keke La. You need to be acclimatized and have good physical fitness to cross the high passes. Once you climb over, the panoramas of the surroundings come in front of you. Makalu base camp is also a wonderful viewpoint to witness the snowy peaks and the peace along with solace of the isolated part is awesome.

Trekking enthusiasts who love to enjoy the trekking to isolated and pleasing destination, Adventure Bound recommends Makalu Base Camp Trekking. It is superb to observe the god-gifted paradise, waterfalls, Himalayas, typical valleys and the surroundings. March to May and September to November are the best seasons to trek in the Makalu region. Please, if you have any queries, feel free to contact us.



Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01 :Arrival Kathmandu, transfer to hotel

Day 02 :Sightseeing in Kathmandu and prepare for trek

Day 03 :Fly to Tumlingtar (460m) and trek to Khandbari (1040m)

Day 04 :Trek to Fururu (1900m)

Day 05 :Trek to Num (1490m)

Day 06 :Trek to Sedua (1460m)

Day 07 :Trek to Tashi Gaon (2070m)

Day 08 :Trek to Kauma (3470m)

Day 09 :Trek to Mumbuk (3570m)

Day 10 :Trek to Nhe Kharka (3000m)

Day 11 :Trek to Sherson (4615m)

Day 12 :Trek to Makalu Base camp (5000m)

Day 13 :Rest day – Exploration, taking pictures and more.

Day 14 :Trek to Nhe Kharka (3000m)

Day 15 :Trek to Mumbuk (3570m)

Day 16 :Trek to Kauma (3470m)

Day 17 :Trek to Tashi Gaon (2070m)

Day 18 :Trek to Balung (760m)

Day 19 :Trek to Pukuwa (550m)

Day 20 :Trek to Bumling (370m)

Day 21 :Trek to Tumlingtar (460m)

Day 22 :Fly to Kathmandu.

Day 23 :Depart Kathmandu and start onward destination


Cost Include

To quote an approximate price, we need the number of people in your group, the category of hotel, the mode of transportation (by plane or by bus or by jeep, etc.) & any alteration in your itinerary. Please contact us with these important details first so that we can get back to you regarding the same.

  • Fully Catered Camping Trek
  • National park fees
  • Domestic airfare as per the itinerary
  • Airport transfers
  • All guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu with entry fees.
  • 3 nights’ accommodation at 3 star hotel in Kathmandu on double sharing with breakfast
  • Transfers as per the itinerary in private vehicle

Cost Exclude

  • International flight
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Tips, any expenses of personal nature
  • Client’s insurance

Trip note

These itineraries are prearranged by their popularity with our previous guests but can easily be customized to accommodate your own schedule and desire.

We can organize combination packages to explore various regions and attractions throughout the country if you have an interest to explore Nepal further. Popular destinations and activities include: the infamous Chitwan National Park jungle safaris, guided tours through the medieval kingdoms of ancient Nepal , Lumbini (the birthplace of Lord Buddha), mountain flights, world class white water rafting and much more. Let us know what you want and we will make it happen for you.

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