Makalu Barun Valley Trek

Makalu-Barun Valley Trek

Makalu-Barun Valley Trek is a substitute of our splendid trekking packages that lets you to explore the Makalu-Barun National Park and safeguarding zone spread over the area of in overabundance of 1500 square kilometers which connects from low reaches out at 500m to the high Nepal Himalayas at in abundance of 8000m. Undoubtedly, this remote domain develops east from Sagarmatha National Park, between the large amounts of Tibet and significant subtropical gap cut by Arun River. You can rejoice in the fabulous viewpoints of harsh Himalayan Peaks including Mount Makalu, Mount Chamlang, and Mount Baruntse. Moreover well, Makalu-Barun Valley provides for you the stunning complexities where high waterfalls course into significant ravines and splendid scene close by the tough rocks move from extravagant green forests.

This noteworthy scene secures a rate of the continue going impeccable mountain organic groups on the earth. It’s the home of in overabundance of 3000 sorts of blossoming plants, 75 sorts of decently developed animals, and 440 sorts of winged creatures including the risked Clouded Leopard, Musk Deer and Red Pandas. Additionally this striking biodiversity is thought to be of overall vitality.

Granted, Makalu-Barun Valley is going to be a standout amongst the most astounding treks in Nepal and the explorers will unquestionably have their lifetime experience amid this. Also in the event that you are the person who is searching for consolidating a few genuine widely varied vegetation with a few strenuous trekking, beyond any doubt, this region is for you. Seto Himal Excursion dependably invites you for this excursion.

Itinerary Overview

  • Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 2 : Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley and preparation for the trip
  • Day 3 : Fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar
  • Day 4 : Trek from Tumlingtar to Khandbari (1020m) 2 to 3 hours
  • Day 5 : Trek from Khandbari to Chichila (1840m) 5 to 6 hours
  • Day 6 : Trek from Chichila to Num (1500m) 5 to 6 hours
  • Day 7 : Trek from Num to Sedua (1540m) 5 to 6 hours
  • Day 8 : Trek from Sedua to Tashigaon (2200m) - 3 to 4 hours
  • Day 9 : Trek from Tashigaon to Khongma (3560m)
  • Day 10 : Trek from Khongma to Mumbuk (3550m)
  • Day 11 : Trek from Mumbuk to Yangle Kharka (3600m)
  • Day 12 : Trek from Yangle Kharka to Merek (4570m)
  • Day 13 : Trek from Merek to Shersong (4660m)
  • Day 14 : Day Trip to Makalu Base Camp (5000m)
  • Day 15 : Trek from Shersong to Yangle Kharka
  • Day 16 : Trek from Yangle Kharka to Mumbuk
  • Day 17 : Trek from Mumbuk to Khongma
  • Day 18 : Trek from Khongma to Tashigaon
  • Day 19 : Trek from Tashigaon to Num
  • Day 20 : Trek from Num to Chichila
  • Day 21 : Trek from Chichila to Mani Bhanjyang
  • Day 22 : Trek from Manibhanjyang to Tumnlingtar
  • Day 23 : Trek from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu
  • Day 24 : Final Departure from Kathmandu

Detailed Itinerary

  • Day 1 : Arrival in Kathmandu
    Our representative will greet you at International Airport and drive to the booked hotel. After freshen up, you will be guided to our corporate office for further procedure. If time allows us, we will guide around ancient market and Kathmandu Durbar Square. In the evening we will invite you, for welcome dinner in our Restaurants. Overnight at sleep Hotel.
  • Day 2 : Sightseeing around Kathmandu Valley and preparation for the trip
    After breakfast, start to visit Kathmandu valley, this day you will be taken to Swayambhunath (monkey temple), and Boudhanath with our local guide. Afternoon meeting with trekking guide, check the trekking gears. Overnight at Hotel.
  • Day 3 : Fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar
    Today, after having breakfast, we will check in to airport for taking the available morning flight to Tumlingtar from Kathmandu. We will stay overnight in Tumlingtar.
  • Day 4 : Trek from Tumlingtar to Khandbari (1020m) 2 to 3 hours
    From Tumlingtar, we walk to Kumhalgaon and follow the trail that passes to the east. We then begin an ascent between Arun, Koshi and Sabha Khola observing the wonderful view of the huge Chhamlang massif. And at the top of the ascent, you will come to Dhunge Dhara. After walking for a while, you will get to Khandbari. We stay overnight at Khandbari.
  • Day 5 : Trek from Khandbari to Chichila (1840m) 5 to 6 hours
    Climbing to Nayabazar, after a while you reach Mani Bhanjyang and further climb in the bamboo forest along the ridge to Arun Than and then transverses across the hillside, still climbing through fields and bamboo groves you will get to Sheka. Keep climbing to the Tamang village of Bhotebas which offers a spectacular view of Chhamlang, Makalu and Jaljale Himal. Then finally, we reach at Chichila.
  • Day 6 : Trek from Chichila to Num (1500m) 5 to 6 hours
    Passing the small settlement of Baisake and Kuwapani, you will reach to Hururu. The route climbs and then drops down into the deep oak forest before arriving at Mure village inhabited by Sherpa and Rai people. Descending on a rocky trail, you will reach to Num.
  • Day 7 : Trek from Num to Sedua (1540m) 5 to 6 hours
    The trail descends steeply through the fields of Lumbang and from here the trail becomes steeper through jungle to suspension bridge over the Arun Koshi. From the bridge, the trail climbs to Sedua.
  • Day 8 : Trek from Sedua to Tashigaon (2200m) - 3 to 4 hours
    The trail today climbs and then passes the National Park Forest Project and reaches Manigaon. From Manigaon, the trail turns west and makes a gradual climb to Chyaksadanda and Ropesa. The route crosses meadows and several streams before coming to the Sherpa Village of Tashigaon which is a large way to Makalu Base Camp.
  • Day 9 : Trek from Tashigaon to Khongma (3560m)
    Climbing over the ridge and ascending through the forest, you will reach Chipla. The route now becomes steeper and joins the ridge and before reaching Khongma, a flat altitude meadow.
  • Day 10 : Trek from Khongma to Mumbuk (3550m)
    From Khongma, we will climb up all the time having beautiful views of Chhamlang peak 6 and peak 7. The trail climbs over a ridge to Ghungru La and descends to a small lake and then climbs steeply up to Shipton La. Descending to Keke La and making a further descend through a forest of firs, you will get to Mumbuk.
  • Day 11 : Trek from Mumbuk to Yangle Kharka (3600m)
    From Mumbuk, the trail descends down steeply and turns westwards along the bottom of the Barun Valley, and passes a small cave, crosses several streams and finally Barun River on the long bridge before reaching Yangle Kharka, a large meadow.
  • Day 12 : Trek from Yangle Kharka to Merek (4570m)
    Climbing gently from Yangle Kharka, you will pass Nghe Kharka. Following the Barun valley, you will pass Riphuk Kharka and making a short climb, you will reach Jhak Kharka and the meadow of Yak Kharka. The traili climbs over a ridge beyond Yak Kharka and ascends alongside a moraine formed by the lower Barun Glacier. From here, you will have an excellent view of peak 3 and peak 5 which finally brings you to Merek.
  • Day 13 : Trek from Merek to Shersong (4660m)
    From Merek, the trail climbs up and you will reach to Shersong where there is a small stone hut. In shersong, you will also find a good camp site in the Yak pasture. You may even get to interact with some of the locals.
  • Day 14 : Day Trip to Makalu Base Camp (5000m)
    From Shersong, the trail climbs gradually to a minor pass above Makalu Base Camp. You will have an excellent view of Makalu, Peak 6 and Peak 7, Baruntse, and the complete panorama of Everest and Lhotse.
  • Day 15 : Trek from Shersong to Yangle Kharka
    Today, we will trek back to Yangle Kharka. We will stay overnight at Yangle Kharka.
  • Day 16 : Trek from Yangle Kharka to Mumbuk
    Today, we will trek back to Mumbuk from Yangle Kharka, and stay there overnight.
  • Day 17 : Trek from Mumbuk to Khongma
    Today, we will track back Khongma from Mumbuk, and stay there overnight.
  • Day 18 : Trek from Khongma to Tashigaon
    This day, we will trek back to Tashigaon and stay there overnight.
  • Day 19 : Trek from Tashigaon to Num
    We will trek back to Num today and stay there overnight.
  • Day 20 : Trek from Num to Chichila
    Today, we will return back to Chichila from Num and stay there overnight.
  • Day 21 : Trek from Chichila to Mani Bhanjyang
    We will trek back to Mani Bhanjyang today and stay there overnight.
  • Day 22 : Trek from Manibhanjyang to Tumnlingtar
    This will be the final day of actual trekking today. We will trek back to Tumlingtar from Mani Bhanjyang and stay overnight at Tumlingtar.
  • Day 23 : Trek from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu
    Today, after having breakfast, we will check into the airport and catch the available flight to Kathmandu. In the evening, you will explore the Kathmandu city and enjoy the farewell dinner.
  • Day 24 : Final Departure from Kathmandu
    Transfer to airport, departure on your own destination. In case of if you stay longer in Nepal. It is possible to combine with some other activities such as white water rafting, wildlife safari and other adventure activities. Also possible to customize your itinerary according to your duration of holidays in Nepal and itinerary are subject to change due to weather, route conditions, local politics, transport or and other factors of beyond our control. We would do our best.

Includes/Excludes

  • Includes
    • Airport, Hotel picks up and drops by private vehicle.
    • Tourist Standard Twin-Sharing Basis with Breakfast.
    • Guided tour of the city in Private vehicle mentioned on the itinerary.
    • Private vehicle during the trip depend on the itinerary.
    • Welcome Dinner and Farewell dinner.
    • Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner will be provided during the trek.
    • Tea and Coffee during the trip.
    • Accommodation in tea house/ lodge during the trip.
    • Camping equipment's and Kitchen equipment's as well as mattress, Toilet, Tent, Shower, Dinner Tent, Dining Tables will be provided.
    • All entrance fees and permit as well as government tax or charges during the trip.
    • Experienced and well trained guides and porters (1 porters for 2 trekkers).
    • First Aid kits.
    • Accidental and medical insurance of Guide and Porter.
    • Trekking Map.
    • Duffel Bags if it's necessary.
    • Rubbish disposal.
  • Excludes
    • Travel Insurance
    • Nepal entry Tourist Visa fee.
    • International Airfare.
    • Airport taxes as well as extra baggage charges.
    • Personal trekking gears and equipment's.
    • Personal stuff such as electronic device, phone call, internet charges, essential drugs, telephone and its charge etc.
    • Any kind of alcoholic drinks, hot water and hot shower, cold drinks.
    • Laundries.
    • Tips for Trekking Guide and Porter (not mandatory)
    • Medical evacuation in case of emergency
    • In case of further stay due to Natural calamities or disaster such as political unrest, landslides, cancellation of flight due to weather, strikes, accident etc.

Map of Trip

Makalu Barun Trek

Trip Facts

  • Group Size: Min 2 Pax
  • Duration: 24 Day(s)
  • Max. Altitude: 5ooom
  • Grade :
  • Rating: Popular
  • Region: Makalu Region
  • Activity:Sightseeing, Remote Area Trekking, Cmaping And High Altitude Trekking
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