Mt. Makalu(8463m) Expedition

Trip ID: AE786
Trip Duration 56 Days
Destination Mt. Makalu Expedition
Group Size Min - 4 Persons
Accomodation Hotel / Lodge / Camping
Maximum Altitude 8463 M
Trip Difficulty Adventure Technical

Trip Overview

Trip Highlight

  • Scenic mountain flight of Tumlingtar to Kathmandu to Tumlingtar.
  • One of the most challenging climb in the world.
  • Top fifth highest mountain in the world.
  • Home to unique flora and fauna.
  • Spectacular view of Kanchenjunga to the east and Mt Shishapangma to the west along with other snow - capped mountains in the distance.
  • Exploring the Makalu Barun National Park

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1 : Pick up from airport and transfer to hotel, welcome tea and biscuits with briefings.
  • Day 2 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 3 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 4 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 5 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 6 : Kathmandu – Fligh to Tumlingtar 285m .
  • Day 7 : Tumlingtar – Mane Bhanjyang (4/5h) 1440m.
  • Day 8 : Mane Bhanjyang – Chichira (5/6h) 1980m.
  • Day 9 : Chichira – Num (4/5h) 1851m.
  • Day 10 : Num – Sheduwa (4/5h) 1500m.
  • Day 11 : Sheduwa – Tashigaon (5/6h) 2100m.
  • Day 12 : Tashigaon – Kauma (5/6h) 3760m.
  • Day 13 : Kauma – Dobato (5/6h) 3700m.
  • Day 14 : Dobato – Nebe Kharka (4/5h) 4320m.
  • Day 15 : Nebe Kharka – Sherson (5/6h) 4630m.
  • Day 16 : Sherson – Makalu Base Camp (4/5h) 4870m.
  • Day 17 : Day 16 to Day 45: – Mt Makalu climbing period.
  • Day 18 : Day 46: – Base clean up day.
  • Day 19 : Day 47: – Base Camp – Yangle Kharka (5/6h) 3600m.
  • Day 20 : Day 48: – Yangle Kharka – Dobato (5/6h)
  • Day 21 : Day 49: – Dobato – Tashigaon (5/6h)
  • Day 22 : Day 50: – Tashigaon – Num (5/6h)
  • Day 23 : Day 51: – Num – Mane Bhanjyang (4/5h)
  • Day 24 : Day 52: – Mane Bhanjyang – Tumlingtar (4/5h)
  • Day 25 : Day 53: – Tunmlingtar – Flight to Kathmandu
  • Day 26 : Day 54: – Rest day and City sightseeing in and around Kathmandu valley.
  • Day 27 : Day 55: – Kathmandu for shopping and recreation.
  • Day 28 : Day 56: – Departure from kathmandu to your destination.

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1 : Pick up from airport and transfer to hotel, welcome tea and biscuits with briefings.
  • Day 2 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 3 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 4 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 5 : Preparation, Shopping and briefing at Ministry of the Tourism.
  • Day 6 : Kathmandu – Fligh to Tumlingtar 285m .
  • Day 7 : Tumlingtar – Mane Bhanjyang (4/5h) 1440m.
  • Day 8 : Mane Bhanjyang – Chichira (5/6h) 1980m.
  • Day 9 : Chichira – Num (4/5h) 1851m.
  • Day 10 : Num – Sheduwa (4/5h) 1500m.
  • Day 11 : Sheduwa – Tashigaon (5/6h) 2100m.
  • Day 12 : Tashigaon – Kauma (5/6h) 3760m.
  • Day 13 : Kauma – Dobato (5/6h) 3700m.
  • Day 14 : Dobato – Nebe Kharka (4/5h) 4320m.
  • Day 15 : Nebe Kharka – Sherson (5/6h) 4630m.
  • Day 16 : Sherson – Makalu Base Camp (4/5h) 4870m.
  • Day 17 : Day 16 to Day 45: – Mt Makalu climbing period.
  • Day 18 : Day 46: – Base clean up day.
  • Day 19 : Day 47: – Base Camp – Yangle Kharka (5/6h) 3600m.
  • Day 20 : Day 48: – Yangle Kharka – Dobato (5/6h)
  • Day 21 : Day 49: – Dobato – Tashigaon (5/6h)
  • Day 22 : Day 50: – Tashigaon – Num (5/6h)
  • Day 23 : Day 51: – Num – Mane Bhanjyang (4/5h)
  • Day 24 : Day 52: – Mane Bhanjyang – Tumlingtar (4/5h)
  • Day 25 : Day 53: – Tunmlingtar – Flight to Kathmandu
  • Day 26 : Day 54: – Rest day and City sightseeing in and around Kathmandu valley.
  • Day 27 : Day 55: – Kathmandu for shopping and recreation.
  • Day 28 : Day 56: – Departure from kathmandu to your destination.

Trip Cost Inclusion

  • Airport Pick up and transfers to hotel and briefings with tea and biscuits in Kathmandu.
  • All accommodation as BB 4 star hotel in Kathmandu.
  • A welcome dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant in Kathmandu.
  • Daily fresh fruits items.
  • Full board meals on trekking / expedition breakfast lunch & dinner.
  • Climbing Permit, national park fees, and all other necessary fees to climb Mt. Manasulu.
  • Garbage Management and Garbage Disposal Fee.
  • Government Lesion officer with his daily wages, equipment, food, insurance and both way airfare.
  • Freshly cooked meals (Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner): Continental, Nepali, Indian and Chinese with hot drinks, Tea and Coffee.
  • 1 Professional Manasulu Summiteers Climbing Sherpa with his equipment allowance.
  • Experienced Base Camp Sirdar, Manager, Cook, Camp-2 Cook and Kitchen helpers.
  • Experience professional sherpa for Expeditions
  • Maximum 30 kg per member as a personal baggage.
  • High Altitude, Medical & Helicopter rescue insurance for Climbing Sherpa, Cook and involved Nepalese staffs.
  • Each Member will be provided an individual Tent (Kailas X4 or Mountain Hard Wear ) Mattress and Pillow at Base Camp.
  • Common Equipment at Base Camp: Dining Tent, Kitchen Tent, Communication Tent, Shower Tent, Toilet Tent, Tables and Chairs, Heater, etc.
  • High Camp Services for C1,C2,C3,C4: High Tent, Shovel, Rope, EPI Gas, Gas Burner (MSR Rector), High Food etc.
  • Equipment at C2: Dining Tent, Kitchen Tent, Toilet Tent, Member Tent (2 members per tent)
  • Walkie-Talkie for communicating from Base Camp to Mountain and Mountain to Base Camp.
  • Satellite phone is available for emergency use for short and urgent communicate.
  • Internet access Wi-Fi is available to all climbers on our team at Base Camp ($50/gigabyte).
  • Solar panel for light and battery charger in Base Camp and Ice fall charges.
  • HRA Medical Camp provides emergency medical services with certain charge.
  • Oxygen (4ltr.) 6 bottles allocated for each Member and 4 bottles for each climbing Sherpa.
  • Summit Mask & Regulator set for each Member and each climbing Sherpa.
  • Sufficient Back-up Oxygen bottles and Mask Regulator set available at our Base Camp (Chargeable as per use).
  • In case of emergency, rescue and replacement, we have extra climbing Sherpa on standby.
  • Company’s Duffel Bag (if required).
  • Transportation from the starting and ending points of the trekking.
  • First Aid Medical Kit.
  • Farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant in Kathmandu.
  • Government Taxes and Company Service Charge.
  • Peak summit certificate after the successful summit of the peak.

Trip Cost Exclusion

  • International flight tickets and Nepal Entry Visa fee (To be applied for 90 days).
  • Bank/wire transfer fees (if applicable)
  • Lunch & Dinner during your stay in kathmandu.
  • Personal Travel Insurance and High-Altitude Insurance (Accident, Medical and Emergency Rescue Evacuation)
  • All personal climbing equipments.
  • Personal Expenses: Phone calls, Laundry, alcoholic beverages, hard drinks beverages.
  • Drone & Special filming permit.
  • Summit bonus for the Sherpa after approaching to the summit.
  • Tips for Cook and Kitchen helpers.
  • Any other service cost which are not included in the Cost Include.