Namaste and welcome to Nepal! A Nepal Hiking Trek representative will meet you at the airport and transport you to your hotel. Bed and breakfast plan.
Day 01 Arrival at Kathmandu
Day 02 City tour or free day.
to explore and shop on your own. The tour includes the Kathmandu valley, Pashupatinath temple, Kathmandu Durbar Square and Boudhanath Stupa. We offer an expert tour guide for this day excursion.
Day 03 Fly to Lukla, trek to Paiya
Early in the morning, we go to the domestic airport for a short, scenic flight to Lukla. We walk gradually for a few hours to Paiya. Overnight at lodge.
Day 04 Paiya to Pangkoma
We walk eastward, leaving the trail that leads to Phaplu. We cross the Khari-La and walk through terraced land and a good trail that gradually leads us to Pangkongma. Overnight at lodge.
Day 05 Pangkoma to Nigmsa
Walking through a rhododendron and bamboo forest, we ascend to the Pangkoma-La pass. From here, we can see the stunning Mera Peak for the first time. We trek down to the valley bottom and enjoy views of snowy peaks. Crossing the Hinku River, we ascend for a few hours and reach Nigmsa. Overnight at lodge.
Day 06 Nigmsa to Chetrakhola.
Walking gradually, we cross a stream and continue through a hemlock and juniper forest along a rocky trail. Overnight at lodge.
Day 07 Chetrakhola to Kothe
We walk above the Hinku valley and climb down a steep trail and through meadows. Then we walk through a rhododendron, hemlock, and birch forest. Kothe, our destination, is a tiny Sherpa village. Overnight at lodge.
Day 08 Kothe to Tangnang
From Kothe, we follow a riverbed and continue on the main Mera peak climbing trail. The trail goes through an open meadow, surrounded by a juniper forest. We move towards the deep valley enjoying the panoramas of the western face of Mera and Kusum Kanguru. Gradually, we reach Tangnang. Overnight at lodge.
Day 09 Rest Day at Tangnang.
At this elevation, we require a rest and acclimatization day. To stay active, we walk to the top of a ridge with an altitude of 5,000 meters where we get great views of Mera, Chamlang and Kusum Kanguru peaks. Overnight at lodge.
Day 10 Tangnang to Khare
We have a short walking day, slowly walking to Dig Kharka and Khare. Camping.
Day 11 Khare to Mera Peak Base Camp
We walk over the glacier to Mera Peak Base Camp, where we have time to do some practice climbing and familiarize ourselves with our equipment. Camping.
Day 12 Mera Peak Base Camp to High Camp (5,780m).
Now it gets challenging. We walk from 5,200 to 5,800 meters, where we set up a high camp. We have a great chance to see Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Everest, Cho Oyu, and Makalu peaks. Check everything thoroughly and keep yourselves busy with climbing training. Camping.
Day 13 Summit Mera Peak (6,461m), back to Khare (5,045m).
The long and most awaited day of the trip! We get up early in the chilling cold and follow a guided-rope fixed route. The altitude crosses 6,000 meters, so we walk slowly in the thin air. Most of the trail is at a moderate grade, but as we get close to the top, it gets steeper. At the top, we can enjoy the sun rising over Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Everest, and Cho Oyu peaks. Following a roped path, we descend to Khare.
Day 14 Khare to Kothe
We continue our descent, much faster than the climbing time, and notice the returning levels of oxygen in the air. Overnight at lodge.
Day 15 Kothe to Thuli Kharka
We trek down through dense Juniper woods on a rocky path. Overnight at lodge.
Day 16 Thuli Kharka to Lukla
We enjoy our last walking day and ultimately approach Lukla, where we can enjoy a hot shower and a good meal. Overnight at lodge.
Day 17 Fly back to Kathmandu.
Early in the morning, we go to the airport to fly back to Kathmandu. From Kathmandu airport, we transfer you to your hotel.
Day 18 Rest day, farewell dinner
Enjoy a full day in Kathmandu, whether it’s shopping in Thamel, visiting historical sites or a well-deserved trekker’s message. We also want to celebrate your adventure with a farewell dinner.
Day 19 Departure.
After a memorable experience, we take you to the airport for your flight home. Thank you for your journey with us!