Makalu Base Camp Trek

Trip Fact

  1. Duration21 Days
  2. Starts fromUSD 1875

Destination: Nepal

Trip Grade: Moderate to Strenuous

Meals: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner

Transportation: Private Vehicle / Aeroplane

Accommodation: 3 star Hotel BB with Teahouse BLD.

The beautiful trek journey in the Makalu region, Makalu base camp trek explore the Himalayan culture and the tradition, terrain farm, landscapes.  Makalu Base Camp trek is the beautiful journey towards the world 8th highest mountain Mt Manaslu.  This trek requires the physical skills and the spirit of adventure.

Our trek journey begins with an hour flight to Tumlingtar and our adventure walks starts from the Num. During the adventure, walks start from Num we go through the beautiful Himalayan villages, mountain vista and enjoy the natural panorama. We cross the many cultural rich villages like Seduwa, Tashigaon, Yak Kharha, Mumbuk etc. to reach to the lap of Makalu Base Camp trek. We enjoy the gorgeous views of the Peak like Peak 3, Peak 4, Peak 5, Peak 6, Peak 7, Kali Himal, Mt. Makalu and so on. The route of the Makalu base camp trek is very amazing which takes you through the unique landscapes, topography etc. the lower trial are renowned for Lush rhododendron forest and the upper trials provide the breathtaking views of the glacier, world highest and the beautiful mountain and the overflowing waterfalls. After days walk, we reach the Makalu Base Camp and conclude our trek following the same route in the Timlungtar with a flight to Kathmandu.

Makalu Base Camp trek is listed in the top ten most adventurous trek in Nepal. This trek is the most demanded trek which takes you through the culturally rich village, where we can see the still following of the ancient culture, tradition and customary lifestyles like Agriculture and livestock farming. 

Makalu Base Camp Trek Itinerary

Day 01:Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02:Kathmandu sightseeing

Day 03:Fly to Tumlingstar and then drive to Chichiri

Day 04:Trek Chichira to Num(1505m)

Day 05:Trek Num to Seduwa (1530m)

Day 06:Trek Seduwa to Tashigaon (2065m)

Day 07:Trek Tashigaon to Khongma Danda

Day 08:Rest at Khongma

Day 09:Trek Khongma Danda to Mumbuk

Day 10:Trek Mumbuk to Yangri Kharka

Day 11:Trek Yangri Kharka to Makalu Base Camp

Day 12:Enjoy Makalu Base Camp

Day 13:Trek Makalu Base Camp to Yangri Kharka

Day 14:Trek Yangri Kharka to Mumbuk

Day 15:Trek Mumbuk to Khongma Danda

Day 16:Trek Khongma Danda to Tashigaon

Day 17:Trek Tashigaon to Seduwa

Day 18:Trek Seduwa to Num

Day 19:Trek Num to Tumlingtar

Day 20:Trek Tumlingtar to Kathmandu

Day 21:Final Departure

Cost Details

Cost Include

  • Airport pick-up and drop by Private Car.
  • 3 Nights accommodation in 3 stars (***) hotel in Kathmandu with BB plan.
  • Kathmandu city tour including city tour guide salary, entry fees, and private vehicle.
  • Full board meal during the trek (3 times tea/coffee, breakfast, lunch, and dinner).
  • Twin sharing the normal room.
  • Seasonal fruits during the trek.
  • Experienced, expert, friendly guide, porter and their food, accommodation, salary, equipment, and insurance.
  • Duttle bag for the trekking use.
  • Kathmandu-Tumlingtar-Kathmandu Round flight.
  • All permits and Tims (please bring a passport copy and photos).
  • Government tax.
  • Farewell dinner.

Cost Exclude

  • International flight tickets.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Nepal entry visa.
  • Cold drinks, snacks, and personal types of equipment.
  • Tips for guide, porters and drivers.

Makalu Base Camp Trek Detail Itinerary

Day 01Arrival in KathmanduAfter your arrival at Kathmandu, a representative from Nepal Hiking Trek will pick up from the airport and take you to the hotel. (BB Plan).

Day 02Kathmandu sightseeingToday after breakfast we attend the tour to several most historical and spiritual attraction in Kathmandu like the sacred Hindu temple of Pashupatinath, the famous "Monkey Temple" (Swayambhunath), Boudhanath and many historic Durbar Square. Overnight in Kathmandu. ( BB Plan).

Day 03Fly to Tumlingstar and then drive to ChichiriWe fly to Tumlingtar from Kathmandu after early breakfast and we meet rest member who will join us in Tumlingtar then we drive to Chichira, a small village of Gurung settlement. We take rest at Chichira and prepared for the next day trip. Overnight in Chichira. (BLD Plan)

Day 04Trek Chichira to Num(1505m)After the early breakfast, we head towards Num. Our adventure walk starts with a walk through the picturesque village and lush forest which give direction to the Num. Num is the village which provides the great views of the mountain on both sides. Overnight in Num. (BLD Plan)

Day 05Trek Num to Seduwa (1530m)A walk through forests and terraced farms takes us to Barun River. We cross the river and move ahead to reach valley (Seduwa) where Makalu Barun National Park begins and where we register our permits. Overnight in Seduwa. ( BLD Plan)

Day 06Trek Seduwa to Tashigaon (2065m)The village bounded by the Ipsuwa Khola on the west and Kasuwa Khola to the east. Crossing the paddy field and villages, we reach the beautiful village of Tashi Gaon. We enjoy the breathtaking Himalayan panorama. Overnight in Tashigaon. ( BLD Plan)

Day 07Trek Tashigaon to Khongma Danda We will have a little tough day today as we walk in higher elevation. We will walk through forests, stone stairs, lakes, and cross the Kharha pass to reach Khongma Danda. Overnight in Khongma Danda. (BLD Plan)

Day 08Rest at Khongma In this day we will rest and explore the environment and the natural beauty of the area and further plan for the trek and prepared to walk in the high altitude. Overnight in Khongma Danda. (BLD Plan)

Day 09Trek Khongma Danda to MumbukWe climb the Shipton la pass, cross the Lake Kalo Pokhari, Kele La pass we can see the charming views of Chamlang, Peak 6, Peak 7, and descend through to the beautiful valley of Mumbuk, Overnight in Mumbuk. (BLD Plan).

Day 10Trek Mumbuk to Yangri KharkaFrom Mumbuk crossing the lush rhododendron forest, we reach to the Barun river and the Upper Valley. We put our foot very carefully during this walk because the trial is very steep. Then we walk slowly in the High-altitude to reach Yangri Kharka. Overnight at Yangri Kharka.(BLD Plan)

Day 11Trek Yangri Kharka to Makalu Base CampFollowing the trial from the Yangri Kharka crossing the lush forest, the field we reach to Langmale Kharka and the base of Mt Makalu. We enjoy the majestic Himalayan Panorama from the base. Overnight at Makalu Base Camp.

Day 12Enjoy Makalu Base CampThis day we stay at the Makalu Base Camp and enjoy the panoramic views. From here we can see the magnificent face of Makalu and the gorgeous views of Everest and Lhotse. We explore the lakes, glacier and collect the memory about it. Overnight at Makalu Base Camp. (BLD Plan)

Day 13Trek Makalu Base Camp to Yangri KharkaWe descend down from the Yangri Kharka and cross the many small villages like Merek, Langmale Kharka, to reach to the Yangri Kharka. Overnight to Yangri Kharka. (BLD Plan)

Day 14Trek Yangri Kharka to MumbukFrom Yangri Kharka, we descend back to Mumbuk following the bank of Barun river, green field, lush rhododendron forest, rocks to descend down the trial. Overnight at Mumbuk. ( BLD Plan)

Day 15Trek Mumbuk to Khongma Danda From Mumbuk we climb steep and move ahead towards through the dense fire forest and rhododendron crossing the Shipton La Pass, Kele La passes and descend to Khongma Danda. Overnight at Khongma Danda. (BLD Plan)

Day 16Trek Khongma Danda to TashigaonThe trek continues with a long and a steep walk cutting the hillside and crossing the lush forest and field which takes you to rich Sherpa village of Tashigaon. Overnight in Tashigaon. (BLD Plan)

Day 17Trek Tashigaon to SeduwaWe leave from the Makalu Barun National park and descend down to the Barun river. We cross the hill, valley, and settlement. We move further to reach Seduwa. Overnight at Seduwa.(BLD Plan)

Day 18Trek Seduwa to NumIn this day we leave Seduwa and further move to reach Num. The trials take you up and down and pass Sherpa village and forest to reach Num. Overnight at Num. (BLD Plan)

Day 19Trek Num to TumlingtarWe descend from Num and cross the Chichira from where we view the Mt Makalu for the last and move further to reach Tumlingtar. Overnight at Tumlingtar. (BLD Plan)

Day 20Trek Tumlingtar to KathmanduToday, we fly back to the Kathmandu after a long adventure walk. You can visit or relax throughout the day and in the evening we will organize a farewell dinner for the success of the adventure journey to the Makalu Base camp. Overnight to Kathmandu.(BLD Plan)

Day 21Final DepartureNepal Hiking Trek representative will drop you at the airport and wish you a great and a safe journey to your homeland. And visit us furthermore too.

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