Trek like no other, Makalu Base Camp Trek is one of the most scenic adventure treks for those seeking a tranquil gateway. This is one of the most popular base camp trek, best known for serenity time spaces. Established in 1992, Makalu Base Camp trek is an ideal trekking destination for those enthusiast trekkers who have sufficient time and want to experience out of the world beauty of nature. Trailing to the fifth highest peak in the world- Mt. Makalu (8463m), offers you the exceptional opportunity to snow-clad landscapes, explore high-altitude terrains, and get acquainted with ethnic Himalayan lifestyle. While trekking to this paradise, you can explore five different ecological regions. Beginning from lower reaches of the trail, renowned for their lushness. Then reaching the tropical Arun Valley, pass the dense forest of rhododendron, fir and alpine meadows leading us right to mighty Barun glacier.
The journey to this beautiful Himalayan paradise begins with an hour-flight to Tumlingtar but our real trekking starts from Chilchila. Then our trail follows the Arun River and passes through the beautiful Num and Seduwa village. The view of Mt. Makalu from this place is spectacular. The upper reaches of our trail comprise of polished granite cliff capped by hanging glaciers, overflowing with waterfalls.
Join us in this 19-days trekking expedition to explore the beauty of the Eastern Hills of Nepal. With us travel to some of the magnificent viewpoints of the Region, the Makalu Base Camp has always been a favorite for adventure seekers and people who want to avoid the crowd. This trek requires a fairly fit type of person as the trek goes through some strenuous hills at times. A person able to walk continuously for 7-8 hours can complete the trail with no difficulties. Contact us in case of professional expertise and a tailored trip.
You can get detailed information of Makalu base camp trekking itinerary and know about Makalu base camp route, Makalu base camp trek map by looking at trekking map which is provided below the page.
NOTE: It is recommended that you should arrive in Kathmandu a day earlier before you start your trek (if you do not have a day tour of Kathmandu scheduled). And If you have scheduled Kathmandu day tour you should arrive two days prior from the actual day from trekking.
If you are able to arrive a day earlier, it will be best for you as you will get some time to rest, know about the trekking you are doing, get info about the trekking routes, and you get time to buy trekking equipment if necessary. Similarly, if you can manage a day or two after trekking. In case of any flight delay from Lukla to Kathmandu due to different circumstances you will have lower chance of missing your international flights. Adding some extra days beside actual trekking days will help you enjoy your trip to Nepal to the fullest without having to worry about any preparations, any flight delays, and missing international flights
In Himalayan Scenery Treks and Expedition, your safety precedes every other thing. As this adventure entrails travelling in the remote mountainous region, we are always at mercy of nature. During the trip, the factors such as whether, natural disaster or multitude of other factors which are beyond our control can subsequently bring the changes in the itinerary. Although all the itinerary we provide to you is guided and standard; please note that your team leader has the authority to alter or even drop the planed itinerary of any part if it is necessary due to safety concern. All the alternations or changes of the standard itinerary are made by the leader by taking into consideration the best interest of the whole group. We give our best effort to stick with the above-mentioned itinerary; however, in case of any unpredicted event which are beyond our control, you need to be flexible and take after the guideline as instructed by your leader.
Note that the company won’t be responsible for any result of alterations on itinerary’s or any delays due to resulting circumstances.