Makalu Base Camp Trek

Makalu Base Camp Trek

Mt. Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world. It is located in the eastern Himalayan region of Nepal. Makalu base camp trek is a magnificent journey containing various high passes and alpine meadows. Makalu trekking is for the adventure seekers and having adventures ethos. This trek leads the trekkers to the rustic Himalayan land and offers the pristine sceneries of the Himalayan peaks, glaciers, hilly landscape, waterfalls and the glimmering ethnic communities.

The Makalu - Barun National Park and Conservation Area is the base of the Manalu Base Camp Trek. Spread in the area of 2330 sq. km, it has preserved the geographical diversities along with unique flora and fauna. The forest is covered with the diverse orchid species and thousands of flowering plants. The wild animals in this National Park include Himalayan Tahr, Snow Leopard, Musk Deer and others. More than 400 bird species are recorded in the Makalu Barun area. It is undoubtedly the undisturbed and unpolluted land and the trek through such isolated land offers lifetime experience. The Himalayan views include of Mt. Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Kanchenjunga and others. The trek begins from Tumlingtar and accelerate through Num, Ambrak, Mayum to the Makalu Base Camp. The views of Yak grazing meadows and alpine stunning landscape attracts the trekkers to enjoy the Himalayan journey in Nepal. It is a tent based journey for the accommodation and trekkers need proper acclimatization during the trekking. Family Holidays Pvt. Ltd offers an exciting journey to the Makalu Base Camp with an experienced team to lead your trip.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01 :Arrival in Kathmandu.

Day 02 :Sight Seeing in Kathmandu

Day 03 :Kathmandu to Tumlingtar flight, trek to Num.

Day 04 :Num to Ambrak (1065m).

Day 05 :Ambrak to Mayum (1870m).

Day 06 :Mayum to Taklung La (3424m).

Day 07 :Taklung to Alldanda (2800m).

Day 08 :Alldanda to Dukpukharka (3375m).

Day 09 :Dukpukharka to Tashi Zongtar (3600m).

Day 10 :Tashi Zongtar to Isuwa high camp (4700m).

Day 11 :Isuwa High Camp to Makalu base camp.

Day 12 :Makalu base Camp to Yagle Kharka (3700m).

Day 13 :Rest day.

Day 14 :Yagle Kharka to Mumbuk (3350m

Day 15 :Mumbuk to Kauma (3560m).

Day 16 :Kauma to Tashigoan (1864m).

Day 17 :Tashigoan to Num.

Day 18 :Num to Tumlingtar.

Day 19 :Tumlingtar to Kathmandu flight.

Day 20 :Free day in Kathmandu.

Day 21 :Final Departure.

Fact of Trip

Duration: 21 Day(s)

Trip Grade: Moderate

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