Makalu Base Camp Trek is in high-altitude terrains, snow-clad landscapes, and ethnic Himalayan lifestyle. On a solitary trek to Makalu base camp (5250 m), now designated as Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area. Mt. Makalu (8463 m) is the fifth highest peak in the world.
Makalu Base Camp Trek is a true adventure with scenery so beautiful that it will never tire you. The landscape of the Makalu regions constitutes forests, rivers, glaciers, and hills. As well as rich wildlife, and unique local culture.
Makalu Base Camp Trek is a truly intrepid expedition to a remote and wild region of the Great Himalayas. The Makalu Trek route traverses the lesser-known trekking trails of Nepal. And comes head to head with three high mountain passes; Sherpani Col (6135m), West Col (6143m), and Amphu Laptsa (5850m).
We will also reach Makalu Base Camp (5250m) which offers superb and spectacular views. Like, Everest (8850m), Kanchenjunga (8586m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu (8463m), Chamlang (7319m), and Baruntse (7220m) among others.
Makalu Base Camp Trek trail runs along Makalu-Barun National Park, one of the newest and well preserved national parks in Nepal. The park is home to an amazing 3000 species of flowering plants, 440 species of birds, and 75 species of mammals. Including the Snow Leopard, Red Panda, Musk Deer, Wild Boar, Wild Yak, and Himalayan Thar. Trekkers will enjoy climbing hills, crossing rivers, and appreciating the beauty of one of the remotest corners of the Himalayas.
The inhabitants of this region are of Tibetan ancestry and this fact is clearly evident in their attire, speech, and customs. We will be able to learn more about their Buddhist culture by interacting with them and visiting Buddhist monasteries.
Makalu Trek with Sherpani Col, Makalu Base Camp trek, Makalu with three highest passes is some of the trekking choices that exist in this region.
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Our trips are fully supported and offered personalized service to our guests. If you’re interested to involve in these trips by your interest, time, and physical and mental preparation it’s fine.
Among the cultural programmed; Honeymoon Tour Package – 10 Days, Nepal Pleasure Tour – 8 Days, Adventure Package Tour – 14 Days, Historical Nepal Tour – 10 Days, Spiritual tour Package – 12 Days, Kathmandu Unique tour – 5 Days, Historical Gorkha Village Tour 9 Days, Nepal India Cultural Tour – 10 Days, Nepal Bhutan Tibet Tour – 12 Days.
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The Makalu Base Camp trek takes you on an adventurous journey into the heart of Mt. Makalu. Standing at 8463m, The trekking trail partly runs through Makalu-Barun National Park, one of the newest and well preserved national parks, recognized for its place in the global ecological hotspot. The trek can be done for a different duration depending on the entry and exit points. The first option is to drive to Hile, trek to Makalu Base Camp, and then trek back to Hile and again drive back to Kathmandu from Hile. The second option is to fly to Tumlingtar, trek to Makalu Base Camp and trek back to Tumlingtar and again fly back from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu. The third option is to either fly to Tumlingtar or drive to Hile, trek to Makalu Base Camp, and then cross over the Sherpani Col to enter the Everest region. Further, you will trek down to Lukla and finally fly out of Lukla back to Kathmandu.
- The jaw-dropping natural beauty of the forests, rivers, and flora in the Manaslu region.
- Friendly people, rich culture of the region which includes both Nepalese and Tibetan ethnic groups (mostly Sherpas).
- Larky La Pass (5167 meters), the highest point on the trek.
- Stunning view of some of the highest peaks in the world- Manaslu, Cheo Himal, Himlung Himal, Nemjung, Gyaji Kang, Kang Guru, and Annapurna II.
- Abundant wildlife including Tahr (Mountain Goat), Agali (Blue Sheep), Pika (Highest living Mammal), Himalayan Marmots, and, if you are lucky Snow Leopard.