Makalu Expedition

Makalu Expedition

Starts from   $15500 USD

  1. 52 Day(s)
  2. Strenuous
  3. 2-20

Trip Destination:Nepal

Max Altitude:8463m

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About Trip

Mt. Makalu (8463m) is the fifth highest mountain in the world. It is situated between Everest and Kanchanjunga at Nepali-Tibetan border. Mt. Makalu was first climbed by the French in 1955 .Mt. Makalu expedition begins from Tumlingtar flight, above the Arun River and takes to Mt. Makalu base camp, where the guides fix up the camps and make necessary preparation for mountaineering and helps for acclimatization and waits for the favorite weather for its summit and once everything is ready then out well experienced expedition guide lead you for successful expedition. There are several routes for the expedition but our expedition team leads you through the safe route to reach your destination. The trail usually begins from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and then to Chichila, Num, Yak Kharka and finally at Makalu base camp. The best seasons to have expedition on Mt. Makalu are considered to be April-May and September-October.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01:Arrive Kathmandu, transfer to airport.

Day 02:Meeting with Nepali Staff & Equipment checking

Day 03:Flight Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and drive to Khadabari (1280 m)

Day 04:Trek Khadabari Drive to Num (1560 m)

Day 05:Trek Num to Sheduwa (1500m)

Day 06:Trek Sheduwa to Tashi Goun (2100m)

Day 07:Trek Tashi Goun to Khongma (3760m)

Day 08:Trek Khongma to Mumbuk (3520m)

Day 09:Trek Mumbuk to Nebe Kharka (4320 m)

Day 10:Trek Nehe Kharka to Makalu BC

Day 11:Rest day at BC

Day 12:Makalu Base Camp to ABC

Day 13-43:Climbing Period

Day 44:Trek BC to Merak

Day 45:Trek Merak to Mubuk

Day 46:Trek Mubuk to Tashigau

Day 47:Trek Tashigau to Num

Day 48:Trek Num to Khadbari

Day 49:Trek Khadbari to Tumlingtar

Day 50:Flight Tumlingtar to Kathmandu

Day 51:Free Day In Kathmandu

Day 52:Final Departure Back to Home

Cost Include

Airport transfers-Airport/Hotel/Airport              

4 nights in Katmandu standard Hotel on bed & breakfast Basis-Double Room 

KTM-TMI-KTM with domestic Airport tax

Necessary all equipment Transportation  for all Member and Staffs  From Kathmandu-Num

Makalu expedition permit , National park & TIMS permit.       

Stool Shipment Transfer & Garbage Deposit fees 

Food 3 meals a day in Trekking & Base camp for member & Staffs   

1 Government Liaison officer with full equipment, salary, accommodation .

Base camp Cook & kitchen Helper

Porters per member up to Base camp & Porters return from Base camp 

All Nepali staffs & porters daily wages, equipment, food & clothing

All Staffs Medical & Emergency rescue Insurance 

70 Kg per member for personal baggage

VE25 North face or Kailas  tents for base camp for per member  

Base camp foam mattresses, dinning, Kitchen, Toilet & Store tents, hot shower, Tables & chairs & Cooking gears

Heater for base camp in each Dining and other necessary camp

1 Solar panel for battery charge and light at base camp for use.

one Farewell Dinner in tourist standard restaurant in Kathmandu  with Nepalese Staff

02 oxygen bottle  for each member and 01 oxygen bottle for each high altitude Sherpa

1 Set of top Out mask for each member and high altitude Sherpa

Satellite Phone /walkie talkie    Phone if necessary in basis of Member                      

Necessary cooking gas,  cooking pot  for member, high altitude Sherpa, high altitude  tent, high food  and fixing gear


Cost Doesn't Include

Lunch & dinner in Katmandu Hotel stay and more then  4 nights in Kathmandu Hotel 

Travel and high altitude insurance ,accident, medical & emergency evacuation  

Telephone, Internet,  Laundry, any Alcoholic beverages, personal equipment and shopping  

Sherpa Summit bonus US$1000 , please  calculate some tips    

Emergency rescue evacuation cost, if needed and all other personal nature 

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