Makalu base camp trek

Makalu Base camp trekking is one of the amazing trekking in Nepal, situated in eastern part of Nepal closed to mount Everest region. This is the untouched trekking area where very few people visit in a year. This Makalu Base Camp trek takes up deep into the eastern Himalayas, providing some of Nepal’s most unseen and amazing scenery.

From Tumlingtar by walking north, up the Arun river, Sedwa and Num, crossing Shipton La (4127m) into upper Barun Khola valley for a close look at Makalu(8475 m) and chamlang (7290 m). The trek to Makalu base camp visits one of the most remote and unfrequented areas of Nepal. The Barun Valley is part of huge international protected area under an agreement between China and Nepal. The Makalu Barun National Park was established in 1992 as Nepal’s eight National Parks. The park of is bordered by the Arun River in the east and the Sagarmatha National Park in the west. Barun Valley is a sanctuary for wild animals such as wolves, lynx, fox and the elusive snow leopard. Our descent into the pine and rhododendron forest from the Barun Valley takes us past the lower Barun Glacier and into the Makalu basin and to Tumlingtar to catch the flight back to Kathmandu.

Makalu base camp trek Itinerary

Day 01 : Welcome to Nepal. upon your arrival at Nepal our representative welcome you and assists to transfer in your hotel. Overnight at hotel in Kathmandu (1,350m).
Day 02 : Kathmandu Valley city tours and preparation for upcoming trek.
Day 03 : Flight from Kathmandu to Tumlintar - Khadbari
Day 04 : Trek from Khadbari to Chichira, overnight at camp
Day 05 : Trek from Chichira to Num, overnight at camp.
Day 06 : Trek from Num to Seduwa, overnight at camp
Day 07 : Trek from Seduwa to Tashi Gaon, overnight at camp
Day 08 : Trek from Tashigaun to Kauma, overnight at camp
Day 09 : Kuwama village explore day,
Day 10 : Trek from Kuwama to Mumfuk, overnight at camp.
Day 11 : Trek from Mumfuk to Ripock Kharka, overnight at camp.
Day 12 : Trek from Ripock Kharka to Shersang , overnight at camp.
Day 13 : Trek from Shersang to Makalu base camp, overnight at camp
Day 14 : Trek from Makalu Base camp - Back to Ripock Kharka, overnight at camp
Day 15 : Trek from Ripock Kharka to Mumbuk, overnight at cam.
Day 16 : Trek from Mumbuk to Kauma, overnight at cam.
Day 17 : Trek from Kauma to Tashi Gaon, overnight at camp.
Day 18 : Trek from Tashi Gaon to Num, overnight at camp.
Day 19 : Trek from Num to Chichira, overnight at camp.
Day 20 : Trek from Chichira to Tumlingtar, overnight at camp.
Day 21 : Flight from Tumlintar to Kathmandu.
Day 22 : Free day in kathmandu you can continue little sightseeing around kathmandu valley.
Day 23 : After this amazing trek if you are interested for other activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking Tours, Peak climbing or more trekking in other region we can organize as your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.

Makalu base camp trek Serivce Include

Four nights Hotel accommodations in Kathmandu on B/B basis;
3 meals a day (Breakfasts, Lunch and Dinners with tea or coffee) during the trek and climbing period.
Full board Accommodation of Lodges, Guesthouses in Twin Sharing Bases during the trek and tent will be available during the climbing period All camping equipment in Base camp;
Domestic airfare and hotel/airport transfer.
An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.
Highly experienced staffs.
Staffs food, clothing, salary,insurance,equipment,flight etc.
All necessary grounded transportation by comfortable vehicles.
All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.
Travel and Rescue arrangements.
Exclusive Medical Kit Bag.
Google trekking Nepal T-shirt.
Welcome & farewell dinner at typical Nepali restaurant.

Makalu base camp trek Serivce Exclude

Visa fee/ Airfare to and from your home city
Meal in Kathmandu (Lunch & Dinner)
Any kind of Alcoholic, hot and cold drinks, hot shower.
Personal accident insurance or Helicopter rescue if required.
Wake talkies &Filming permit.
Meal in Kathmandu (Lunch & Dinner)
Travel and Rescue insurance
Personal trekking/ climbing equipments
Personal expenses (Phone calls, Laundry, Bar bill, Extra porters cost, Dessert, Chocolates, Camera battery charges).
Tips for Guides & Porters.
Optional extra trips cost (Jungle safari, Rafting, Bungee Jumping, Paragliding ).

Makalu base camp trek note

All the conditions are stated in the itinerary for the travelers who prefer full package program. Clients safety and Security is of vital concern while traveling with Dawn in Nepal Adventure and we informed that your travel leader / guide has the authority to modify or cancel any part of the itinerary if it is necessary due to the Weather conditions, health conditions, unexpected natural disasters, etc., can all contribute to changes in the itinerary. The travel leader will try to make sure that the trip runs according to plan, but please be prepared to be flexible if required.

Makalu base camp trek Addition Information

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Holiday Trip Fact

Grade: Moderate + fairly Strenuous
Season: Spring & Autumn
Duration: 23 days
Operation: Camping trekking
Activities: Trekking & Sightseeing
Group Size: min. 2 pax
Highest access: 5000m.
Start From: Tumlintar
Ending at: Tumlintar

Highlight of Tour

One of the  demanding, and an outstanding trek in eastern Nepal, Trekking over high passes to the remote eastern valleys, Scenic  Flight to Tumlingtar, Close-up views of the world’s highest mountain, Visit Arun Valley, Makalu Base Camp, Upper Varun valley, Makalu-Barun National Park, Continue beyond the Makalu Base Camp crossing 3 high passes.

Fixed Departure