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Makalu Trekking - 28 Days

Destination Nepal
Activity Makalu Treks
Duration 28 Days
Group size MIN - 2
MAX. ALTITUDE 6,143M
TRIP CODE DWT-MT-17
BEST SEASON AUTUMN & SPRING
GRADE Strenuous
Benefits
  • Private transport to and from our hotel in Kathmandu to Kathmandu’s international airport, Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA).
  • Provide pulse oximeter for blood oxygen saturation level monitor to high altitude. It is an important indicator to recognize early signs of impending altitude sickness and other potentially health risks.
  • Medical Kit.
  • Arrangement of sleeping bags and down jackets if you do not have your own.

Overview

Considered as one of the toughest trekking area, Makalu is situated at 8000m above the sea level and is the rare combination of tough and beauty.  This area is still under explored due to its geographical features. Even in history, the legendary Edmund Hillary failed twice to trek this peak area. One can opt for the Makalu base camp trek with a tea-house trek style though the route is graded as the difficult.

During the trek, one can pass through the raw and wild trails and can see the amazing flora and fauna along the trails. Makalu is home for variety of flowering plants with 3000 species, 440 species of beautiful birds and 75 species of mammals. Ascending up on the trails, one can get an opportunity to view the majestic and divine mountain vistas, the river valleys and the massifs of Makalu, Everest and Lhotse.  Descending on the trails, one can get to see the beautiful villages

where the indigenous group resides like Rai, Limbu, Sherpa and Lhomu. The climatic condition of this region is heavy rains and snow. This region also offers hiking as the best option during the months of October and November. One can see the unique aspects of nature in this trails so come and grab the opportunity to trek in this fresh trails. Let, Discovery World Trekking to serve you with its excellent services and the experienced as well as qualified working staffs, guides and porters.

Day to Day Itinerary

day 1
Arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu and meet with your DWT guide (All our guides are direct employees of DWT and are government registered and licensed). Private transport
day 2
A full day of sightseeing around The Kathmandu Valley region with your DWT tour guide. ncluding Pashupatinath, Boudhanath Stupa, Swaymbhunath (monkey temple) and Patan Durbar Square. Stay ove
day 3
Fly(35 mins) from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar then Trek to Khadbari (1,040m) and stay overnight at tented camp
day 4
Trek(6 hrs) from Khadbari to Chichila(1830m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 5
Trek(6/7 hrs) Chichila to Num (1490m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 6
Trek(6 hrs) from Num to Sedua (1460m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 7
Trek(7 hrs) from Sedua to Tashi Gaon (2070m) and stay overnight at tented camp
day 8
Trek(5 hrs) from Tashi Gaon to Kauma (3470m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 9
Rest / Exploration day at Kauma and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 10
Trek(6 hrs) from Kauma to Mumbuk (3570m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 11
Trek(7 hrs) from Mumbuk to Nhe Kharka (3000m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 12
Trek(6 hrs) from Nhe Kharka to Sherson (4615m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 13
Trek(7 hrs) from Sherson to Makalu Base Camp Camp(5000m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 14
Rest day. Explore Around Makalu Base Camp. Stay overnight at tented camp.
day 15
Trek(6 hrs) to Hillary Base Camp and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 16
Trek(4 hrs) to High Camp and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 17
Exploration / Rest day at High Camp and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 18
Cross Sherpani Col (6,135 m) to Baruntse Base Camp. Stay overnight at tented camp.
day 19
Cross West Col (6,143 m) Camp below the cross in tented camp.
day 20
Trek(5 hrs) to Panch Pokhari and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 21
Cross Amphu Lapcha (5,850m) Camp below the cross in tented camp.
day 22
Trek(5 hrs) to Chukung (4,730m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 23
Trek(5 hrs) to Dengboche (4,380m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 24
Trek to Tengboche to (3,860m) stay overnight at tented camp.
day 25
Trek(7 hrs) to Namche Bazaar (3440m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 26
Trek(7 hrs) to Phakding then onto Lukla (2840m) and stay overnight at tented camp.
day 27
Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu. Stay overnight at selected hotel in Kathamandu.
day 28
Departure day to your home country. DWT provides complimentary private transport to Tribhuvan International Airport from your hotel in Kathmandu.

What is Included?

  • 3 Night accommodation selected hotel in Kathmandu with Breakfast.
  • Private transport to and from Tribhuvan International Airport,
  • Guided city sight seeing tour in kathamandu by Private Transport and Entrance fee.
  • Transport To Domestic airport Pick up / drop .
  • All your Standard Meals (Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner) During the Trek.
  • Kitchen and camping equipment During the Trek.
  • Flight ( Kathamandu - Tumlintar then Lukla – Kathmandu ) with Airport taxes.
  • Official DWT (Government registered and licensed ) Guide and required Number of porters (1 for 2 Person basis) to carry your luggage during the trek, their Food,Lodge,salary,Transport, flight,insurance equipments etc,
  • Necessary paper work and permits.
  • Arrangement of Emergency Helicopter service which will be paid by your Travel insurance company.
  • All Government and local taxes.
  • Discovery World Trekking’s Certificate.
  • Farewel Dinner in Kathmandu.

What is Excluded?

  • Major meals in Kathmandu
  • International Flight.
  • All Personal Expenses such as lanundry,telephone calls,bar bills beverage, snacks.
  • Personal clothing and gears.
  • Travel Insurance.
  • extra shower,bettery re-charge etc.
  • Tips for Guide and Porter.
  • Cost raised by cancelation, landside,weather,poltical.illness etc which are not under DWT control.

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