Makalu circuit trek

Day to day itinerary of Makalu circuit trek visit Makalu to Everest area

Makalu circuit trek via Sherpani Col

Makalu circuit trek is an absolute classic adventurous trekking trail of Makalu region. Mount Makalu, the world’s Fifth highest peak of the world. Makalu circuit trekking trail goes on  Makalu barun national park and Sagarmatha national park. Makalu barun national park and Sagarmatha national park are decorated with 3000 species of flowering plants, with hundreds of orchid varieties, 48 primroses and 25 of Nepal’s 30 rhododendrons beside those forests are the shelter of wildlife, including endangered red panda and musk deer as well as the Ghoral, Himalayan Tahr and leopard. Ornithologists have identified 400 bird species, at least 16 of which are extremely rare. As long as we arrive at Makalu base camp, we cross 3 difficult passes which is known as Sherpani Col (6110m), West Col (6135m) and Amphu Laptsha pass (5845m).

Main attraction of Makalu circuit trekking are spectacular views of the 8000-ers Cho Oyo (8153m) Lhotse (8501m), Baruntse, Ama Dablam, Pumori, Thamserku, Everest (8848m), Makalu (8475m) and Kanchenjunga (8586m. Makalu three pass trekking trail follows the picturesque and rarely trekked route, which passes through a number of interesting settlements and offers tantalizing views of the highest peaks of the earth. On Makalu circuit trek, we have allowed a couple of days for acclimatization at Sherson and beyond in the laps of these giant peaks. From here, we move to a higher camp at the foot of the Barun glacier then we make our final preparation for the traverse of the three passes trek. Our expert guides will fix ropes on the steepest and most exposed sections of the passes, for the safety of the group, staffs and porters. After crossing Makalu 3 cols, we reach most popular Everest region then descend towards lukla.

Makalu circuit trek start from Tumlingtar and end at lukla. Makalu circuit trekking is suitable for experienced hikers or climbers with alpine experience. Best season for Makalu circuit trek is March to May and September to November. If given Makalu circuit trekking itinerary doesn’t suit your require then we create another Makalu circuit trekking itinerary to cover your desire and duration of holidays. We make Makalu circuit trekking/ climbing itinerary short and long according to your demand. If you interested to  Makalu circuit trek or interested to know more information about Makalu three pass trekking adventure fell free to contact us. Makalu circuit trekking also combine with such a adventure travel activities known as trekking, peak climbing, safari, bungee jumping, paragliding, as well as helicopter tour and so on in Nepal.

Makalu circuit trek Itinerary

Day 01 : Welcome to Nepal, upon your arrival in Nepal our representative welcome and assists to transfer hotel, evening welcome dinner.
Day 02 : Kathmandu Valley city tours and preparation for three cols trek.
Day 03 : Flight from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar then trek to Kahandbari(1030m)
Day 04 : Trek from Kahandbari to Bhotebas (1700m).
Day 05 : Trek from Bhotebas (1700m) to Mure(1980m).
Day 06 : Trek from Mure(1980m) to Seduwa (1460m).
Day 07 : Trek from Seduwa (1460m) to Tashigoan 2070m.
Day 08 : Trek from Tashigoan to Kauma Kharka (3470m).
Day 09 : Trek from Kauma to Mumbuk (3570m) via Shipton La (4250m).
Day 10 : Trek from Mumbuk to Nehe Kharka (3670m)
Day 11 : Rest day at Nehe Kharka (3670m) for acclimatization.
Day 12 : Trek from Nehe Kharka (3670m) to Merek (4340m)
Day 13 : Trek from Merek (4340m) to Makalu Base Camp 5000m.
Day 14 : Rest day at Makalu Base Camp 5000m for acclimatization.
Day 15 : Trek from Makalu Base Camp to French Camp.
Day 16 : Trek from French Camp to East Col Camp.
Day 17 : Trek from highcamp to Baruntse basecamp via Sherpani Col (5,700m)
Day 18 : Trek from Baruntse base camp (5,700m) to Seto Pokhari .
Day 19 : Trek from Seto Pokhari to Amphu lapcha high camp(5,400m).
Day 20 : Cross Amphu Laptsa pass (5,850m), trek to Imja valley (5,100m).
Day 21 : Trek from Chukung (4730m) to Lobuche via Kongma la pass.
Day 22 : Trek from Lobuche to Everest Base Camp via Gorakshep.
Day 23 : Trek from Gorakshep to Kala Patthar (5545m.) and trek to Pheriche.
Day 24 : Trek from Pheriche to Tyangboche.
Day 25 : Trek from Tyangboche to Namche Bazaar.
Day 26 : Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla.
Day 27 : Trek Lukla to Kathmandu, evening farewell dinner.
Day 28 : After this amazing Makalu three cols trek if you are interested for other activities like Safari, Rafting, Biking, Tours, Peak climbing or more trekking in other region we organize trip according to your desire. If you decide to leave Nepal we will transfer to airport for your onward destination.

Makalu circuit trekSerivce Include

base camp treks Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle.
base camp treks Hotel in Kathmandu for 3 Nights twin sharing with breakfast.
base camp treks Full day guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu.
base camp treks Domestic flights KTM to Tumlingtar and Lukla, KTM with airport taxes.
base camp treks All meals and accommodation during the trekking period.
base camp treks An experienced English speaking guide trained by government of Nepal.
base camp treks Highly experienced Makalu three cols trekking staffs.
base camp treks All governmental procedure permits fees and local taxes.
base camp treks Down jacket, sleeping bag, duffel bag (optional), medical kit etc.
base camp treks Travel and rescue arrangements.
base camp treks Welcome and farewell dinner at typical Nepalese restaurant.
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Makalu circuit trek Serivce Exclude

base camp treks Visa fees/ international airfare to and from Kathmandu.
base camp treks Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
base camp treks Travel / medical insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
base camp treks Hot and cold shower, battery recharge during the trek.
base camp treks Personal expenses phone calls, bar bills, extra porters etc.
base camp treks Personal Makalu three cols trekking equipments/gears.
base camp treks Tips for guides, porters and driver.
base camp treks All others expenses not mentioned on price includes section.
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Makalu circuit treknote

Good Taste Treks & Expedition Pvt. Ltd is always thinking about our clients safety and comfort as much as possible. Trekking is an adventure tour we reach remote mountain region. Sometime health condition of member, natural disaster, and weather condition of mountain region changed unexpectedly we cannot guarantee it. Please note that trekking guide has the authority to cancel any part of trekking above itinerary if it is necessary due to safety concerns, be prepared to be flexible if required. Otherwise trekking group leader follow above itinerary for Makalu 3 col trekking.

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