Makalu base camp trekking is an exclusive adventure tours, the experienced trekkers who would like to venture deep into the high Himalayas. Makalu trek offers the most breath taking scenes of the Himalaya. The trekkers can view the giant Makalu above them, which is the fifth highest mountain of the world at 8468m. The other mountains that are in the view are the Everest, Lhotse and Baruntse. Both of the river valleys Arun and Barun lead to the Makalu base camp exploring verity of flora, Fauna and geographic diversity. The scenic beauty of the surroundings cannot be described in words. At the upper portion of the trail one can see granite cliffs with glaciers and enchanting waterfalls keep them over flowing.
The Makalu Base Camp Trek begins from Tumlingtar of mid-eastern Nepal, an hour's flight from Kathmandu. The real walking starts from Chichila, a 3-hour's drive from Tumlingtar. Following the beautiful Barun river valley in the Makalu Barun National Park, we cross various high passes such as Shipton La, Keke La and lakes such as Kalopokhari etc.
Day 01: Flight / Drive to Tumlingtar then trek to Kahandbari (1040m)
Day 02: Trek from Kahandbari to Chichila (1980m).
Day 03: Trek from Chichila to Mudhe (1945m).
Day 04: Trek from Mudhe to Sedua (1500m).
Day 05: Trek from Sedua to Tashigoan (2100m).
Day 06: Trek from Tashigoan to Khongma (3500m).
Day 07: Trek from Khongma to Mumbuk (3540m).
Day 08: Trek from Mumbuk to Nehe Kharka (3700m).
Day 09: Trek from Nehe Kharka to Merek (4100m).
Day 10: Trek from Merek to Shershong (4630m).
Day 11: Trek from Shershong to Makalu base camp (4870m).
Day 12: Trek from Makalu base camp to Yangle Kharka (3557m).
Day 13: Trek from Yangle Kharka to Mumbuk (3540m).
Day 14: Trek from Mumbuk to Khongma (3500m).
Day 15: Trek from Khongma to Tashigaon (2100m).
Day 16: Trek from Tashigaon to Num (1560m).
Day 17: Trek from Num to Chichila (1980m).
Day 18: Trek from Chichila to Manebhanjyang (1100m).
Day 19: Trek from Manebhanjyang to Tumlingtar (410m).
Day 20: Flight / drive from Tumlintar to Kathmandu.