Description

Makalu B.C. trek is an extra adventure; the professional trekkers who would like to venture deep into the high Himalayas can do this trek. This 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, Baruntse and more peaks. 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 4870 m lies in Makalu Barun National park established in 1992, after flying to Tumlingtar the trekkers proceed to Arun river valley and then to Num. This region has the natural beauty and the diversity among the surroundings is incredible. National Park host 3000 species of flowering plants, 440 species of birds and 75 species of mammals, including the endangered Snow Leopard, Red Panda, Musk Deer, Wild Boar, Yak and Himalayan Goat etc.

Researchable biodiversity of this area considered as a global significance, and a living laboratory for international scientific research; in this way it is necessary to touch the Makalus the living laboratory and superb Himalayan Shangri-La, before die. The local communities are Sherpa, Limbus and Rai.. The trekking trail passes through dense forests. It is not a low altitude trek; it is centered on Arun River valley which is in eastern Nepal. While the most remote as well as unfrequented areas make this trekking highly demanding, the scenic beauty and adventure aspect make it an unbeaten as well as outstanding trek. Since the trekkers can enjoy natural beauty throughout, they never get tired. This is a camping trek because of the isolation of this region and the absence of tea houses. Those who are physically strong and have a passion for adventure will enjoy the trips to M.B.C.

Fitness Level : Challenging Max-Altitude : 5150 m.
Duration : 22 Group Size :1-12
Best Season : Sep-Oct-Nov, Mar-Apr-May

 Itinerary Outline

Day 1 :Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

Day 2 :Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley

Day 3 :Fly to Tumlingtar 45 minute and trek to Khandbari 1040m./4hrs.

Day 4 :Trek to Chichila 1840m./7hrs.

Day 5 :Trek to Num 1500m./6hrs.

Day 6 :Trek to Seduwa 1540m./6-7hrs.

Day 7 :Trek to Tashigaun 2100m./6hrs.

Day 8 : Trek to Khongma 3500m./6-7hrs.

Day 9 :Trek to Mumbuk 3550m./5-6hrs.

Day 10 :Trek to Yangle Kharka 3650m./5-6hrs.

Day 11 :Trek to Merek 4550m./6hrs.

Day 12 :Trek to Sersong 4630m./2hrs.

Day 13 :Trek to Makalu Base Camp 5150m./4hrs.-Back to Sersong

Day 14 :Trek to Yangle Kharka 3650m./7hrs.

Day 15 :Trek to Mumbuk 3550m. 7-8hrs.

Day 16 :Trek to Khongma 3500m./6-7hrs.

Day 17 :Trek to Tashigaun 2100m./6hrs.

Day 18 :Trek to Num 1500m./7-8hrs.

Day 19 :Trek to Manibhanjyang 6hrs.

Day 20 :Trek to Tumlingtar 5hrs.

Day 21 :Fly to Kathmandu 40 minute, overnight hotel

Day 22 : Departure


 Accomodation

You will have Accommodation in Kathmandu in Hotel (twin sharing Basis), single supplement will be provided.  And before starting of trek, we also use the hotel with Breakfast. During the trek, we will have accommodation at 2 men camping tent, seasonal sleeping bags with waterproof mattress. We will choose the safe seasonal camping places depends on weather condition. There will be separate toilet tent nearby your tent.


 Meals

Food for the Camping trek, we will provide 3 meals a day (Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner) with hot drinks. You will take fresh cooked hygienic food (Nepali, Chinese, Indian, and Continental) which is cooked by our professional cook.  We will serve boiled water to drink.  Breakfast in Kathmandu/Pokhara in your hotel.


Day 1 : Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel
When you arrive at Tribhuvan International Airport (TIA), our company representative will welcome you and drive towards the designated hotel. After a rest for a while, we will give a short briefing about our program and you will be provided with a Typical Nepali welcome Dinner in the evening. 

Day 2 : Guided Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
Next day, we provide sightseeing guided by an expert to visit many beautiful places listed in the UNESCO heritage sites such as the Pashupatinath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa, Swoyambhunath Stupa, Durbar Square and many more.

Day 3 : Fly to Tumlingtar 45 minute and trek to Khandbari 1040m./4hrs.

Day 4 : Trek to Chichila 1840m./7hrs.

Day 5 : Trek to Num 1500m./6hrs.

Day 6 : Trek to Seduwa 1540m./6-7hrs.

Day 7 : Trek to Tashigaun 2100m./6hrs.

Day 8 : Trek to Khongma 3500m./6-7hrs.

Day 9 : Trek to Mumbuk 3550m./5-6hrs.

Day 10 : Trek to Yangle Kharka 3650m./5-6hrs.

Day 11 : Trek to Merek 4550m./6hrs.

Day 12 : Trek to Sersong 4630m./2hrs.

Day 13 : Trek to Makalu Base Camp 5150m./4hrs.-Back to Sersong

Day 14 : Trek to Yangle Kharka 3650m./7hrs.

Day 15 : Trek to Mumbuk 3550m. 7-8hrs.

Day 16 : Trek to Khongma 3500m./6-7hrs.

Day 17 : Trek to Tashigaun 2100m./6hrs.

Day 18 : Trek to Num 1500m./7-8hrs.

Day 19 : Trek to Manibhanjyang 6hrs.

Day 20 : Trek to Tumlingtar 5hrs.

Day 21 : Fly to Kathmandu 40 minute, overnight hotel

Day 22 : Departure

Cost Include

Airport picks up and drops by tourist car

Welcome dinner at typical Nepali Restaurant

Guided sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley by tourist vehicle

3 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu with Breakfast

One English Speaking Govt. License holder Trekking Guide

Trekking Permit and TIMS permit

Trekking Porters, Kitchen boy, cook, sherpas

Necessary of mules, food and Kitchen/dining /camping gears

Breakfast-Lunch-Dinner with hot drinks during treks

First Aid Kit and Trekking Duffel Bag for Porters

Sleeping tent, Kitchen tent, dinning tent, toilet tent

Necessary of camping foods (tourist style), gas, stove

Tented accommodation during the trek (2 people=1 tent)

All necessary land transport by tourist vehicles

Nepali staff salary, food, accommodation, Insurance, equipments.

Sleeping Bags and Down Jacket (to be return after trek)

Government Taxes and paper works.


Cost Exclude

International air fare and Nepal Visa Fee

Food in Kathmandu and pokhara accept Breakfast

Personal expenses: (Laundry, phone calls, dry foods, cold drinks, bar bills)

Temple/Monastery entrance fees

Extra night of Accommodation and extra days of trek

Travel Insurance and rescue flights

Late arrival and late departure extra night

Additional activities (Safari-Bungee-Paragliding-Rafting and so on..)

Tipping to Nepali staff (Guide and Porters)

Above itinerary can be customized as per our guest specific requirements and can make shorter or longer. We are very flexible to update.