Makalu Region Trekking, Makalu Base Camp Trek !
Makalu Region trekking has two trekking routes - Makalu Base Camp Trek and Sherpani Col Pass Trek. Makalu Base camp Trek lies in the lap of Mt. Makalu. Makalu Base Camp leading a challenging trekking to the Base Camp of Mount Makalu the world's fifth highest mountain trekking including crossing of Shipton La pass. This trek takes up deep into the eastern Himalayas, providing some of Nepal's most unseen and amazing scenery. From Tumlingtar by walking north, up the Arun river, Sedwa and Num, crossing Shipton La (4127m) into upper Barun Khola valley for a close look at Makalu (8475 m) and chamlang (7290 m). The trek to Makalu base camp visits one of the most remote and unfrequented areas of Nepal. The Barun Valley is part of huge international protected area under an agreement between China and Nepal. The Makalu Barun National Park was established in 1992 as Nepal’s eight National Parks.
The park of 2330sq.km is bordered by the Arun River in the east and the Sagarmatha National Park in the west. Barun Valley is a sanctuary for wild animals such as wolves, lynx, fox and the elusive snow leopard. Our descent into the pine and rhododendron forest from the Barun Valley takes us past the lower Barun Glacier and into the Makalu basin and to Tumlingtar to catch the flight back to Kathmandu.
Travelers who are interested normal route they just go to Makalu base camp and return same way but who interested to make more challenging trekking and have some climbing experienced in previous they choose Makalu base camp with sherpani Col cross east Col or west Col then reach in Everest region. Our company - Alpine Adventure Club Treks & Expedition has good experienced on both routes you can choose which is you feel comfortable for your holiday trip in Nepal.
Day 01: Arrival and transfer to hotel
Day 02: Sightseeing around Kathmandu valley
Day 03: Kathmandu flight to Tumlingtar (preparation for trek)
Day 04: Tumlingtar trek to Mani Bhanjyang (1100m)
Day 05: Mani Bhanjyang trek to Chichila (1840m)
Day 06: Chichila trek to Num (1500m)
Day 07: Num trek to Sedua (1540m)
Day 08: Sedua trek to Tashi Gaon (2140m)
Day 09: Tashi Gaon trek to Khongma (3560m)
Day 10: Khongma Rest day for acclimatization
Day 11: Khongma trek to Mumbuk (3550m) via cross Shipton la (4216m)
Day 12: Mumbuk trek to Yangle Kharka (3600m)
Day 13: Yangle Kharka trek to Yak Kharka (4400m)
Day 14: Yak Kharka trek to Shersong (4660m)
Day 15: Trip to Makalu Base camp and return
Day 16: Free day for excursion around
Day 17: Shersong to Yangle Kharka (3600m)
Day 18: Yangle Kharka trek to Mumbuk (3560m)
Day 19: Mumbuk trek to Khongma (3560m)
Day 20: Khongma to Tashi gaon (2140m)
Day 21: Tashi Gaon trek to Num (1500m)
Day 22: Num trek to Chichila (1840m)
Day 23: Chichila trek to Mani Bhanjyang (1100m)
Day 24: Mani Bhanjyang trek to Tumlingtar (510m)
Day 25: Tumlingtar flight to Kathmandu (1350m)
Day 26: Bhaktapur & Patan sightseeing and return
Day 27: Free day in Kathmandu for shopping or relax
Day 28: Drive to Airport for flying your own destination