Sherpani Col - Makalu Trek

Mera Peak is less difficult technically so it is popular to those people who has not long experience of climbing. Mr Roberts and Sen has first of all explored this peak in 20 May 1953. The trekking trail to Mera peak crosses dense forest (pines, hemlocks, birches and luxuriant rhododendrons). the trekking holds astonishing summit panorama including five of the world €™s 8000m peaks: Kangchenjunga (8586m), Makalu (8475m), Lhotse (8501m), Everest (8848m) and Cho Oyo (8153m). Ascending on snow slopes up to summit.

After the summit back to Lukla same route or continue to Mingbola or Amphulaptsa la or Serapani col through Hunku valley and panch pokhari ( 5 lakes). Hongu and Hinku uninhabited valleys are grazing kharkas. Amphulaptsa and Mingbo la passes are considered technically difficult. The trek Mera to Amphu Laptsa /Mingbo La passes through wilder upper hongu valley. It holds the views of Himalayas and hearty scenery of lakes Hunku lakes and Panch Pokhari lakes. Amphu Laptsa is to be passed technically to Chukkung Valley and Mingbo La to Nare glacier.

Trekking proceeds toward Makalu base camp 3-4 days walking over 6000m on snow and over crevasses to east col, west col and sherpani col. Makalu base camp trekking covers the region of the largest valley in the world, the Arun Valley, Makalu Barun Conservation Area, other high mountains and lakes are the ornaments of this region. Arun and Barun valley is home of more than 650 species of birds and over 800 species butterflies. It is also shelter of the rare and endangered animal Panda.

Orchides and other flowers along a faint jungle trail, Swirly prayer flags at Shipton La, walking through this picturesque Sherpa village are the attraction of this region.

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Moderate+

Camping + Tea House

Day 01: Arrival and reception at the airport and transfer to the hotel. Night in hotel.

Day 02: Sight Seeing Kathmandu Durbar square, Swayambhunath and Patan, . Night in hotel.

Day 03: Kathmandu to lukla

Day 04: Lukla to Chhutanga .

Day 05: Chhutanga to Chhetera la

Day 06:. Chhetera la to kotte .

Day 07: Kotte to thangna .

Day 08: Rest day at thangna & acclomatating.

Day 09: Thangna to khare .

Day 10: Khare to Mera B.C.

Day 11: Mera first Camp

Day 12: Mera summit -Base Camp

Day 13: Mera B.C. to Chhyamlang B.C.

Day 14: Chhyamlang B.C. to Baruntse B.C.

Day 15: Rest day at BaruntseB.C.

Day 16: Baruntse B.C. to West col.

Day 17: West Col to Makalu high acmp.

Day 18: Makalu high Camp to Makalu B.C.

Day 19: Makalu B.C.to Yanglekharka.

Day 20: Yanglekharka to Mumbuk.

Day 21: Mumbuk to Khonguna la.

Day 22: Khongma la to Tasi gaun.

Day 23: Tashi gaun Rest day at thare.

Day 24: Tashi gaun to Siduula.

Day 25: Siduuala to Num.

Day 26: Num to Chichila.

Day 27: Chhichila to Manebangyang.

Day 28: Manebangyang to Tumling tar.

Day 29: Tumling tar to Kathmandu by Flight.

Day 30: Kathmandu Free

Day 31: Departure.

Cost InClude

-Trekking in full board.

-Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and Tumlingtar to Kathmandu.

-All indicated visits and transfers.

-A professional guide- English speaking.

-A porter for the luggage of 2 person.

-An Altitude Guide. 300US$

-Mera Peak Permit starting 350 US$ for 4 person.

-Reception at airport.

-Transfers airport/hotel/airport.

-Permits and entrance fees in national parks/ conservation area projects.

-Transportation to/ from trek.

-Tourist standard hotel in Kathmandu  on bed and breakfast basis.

-Accommodations and meals in tent.

-Cook

-Cook helper

-Group climbing Equipements (Rope, Ice screw, Ice Bars, rock piton,)

-Insurance of guide and porters.

Cost Exclude

-All the drinks except tea or coffee in breakfast

-Personal Climbing equipements.

-Meals in Kathmandu.

-Entrance fees in the monuments, museums and cities.

-Visa fees.

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