The world`s highest mountain Makalu 8445 meters 27838 ft located in the Mahalangur Himalayas just 19 km southwest of Mount Everest on the Nepal, China & Tibet border. In May 1995 the Mount Makalu Expedition was first time climbed by Lionel Terray and Jean couzy of a French expedition lead by jean franco. Makalu is highly vertical slopes & sharp-edged ridge required prominent knowledge of using climbing gears.
Mount Makalu Expedition would be an ideal adventure for those with the time and desire to experience impressing natural beauty, a lifestyle of different ethnic groups, cultural diversity of peoples, eye-catching snow-clad mountains, gorgeous landscapes from mountain to glacial terrain and rich variety of flora & fauna. The trail follows the Arun River passing through the beautiful villages of Seduwa and Num from were viewing the mind-blogging scenery of Mount Makalu.
Therefore, if you are planning to attempt the Makalu, you should have a lot of mountaineering experience including at least one attempt at above 7500 meters peak. Trek Nepal Himalayas `s Mount Makalu Expedition itinerary allows enough acclimatization and climbing preparation for the ascent of the Makalu peak.
Day 01: Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel
Day 02-03: In Kathmandu optional tour and preparation for Mount Makalu Expeditions
Day 04: Fly to Tumlingtar 448 m – 45 mins flight with an overnight stop
Day 05: Drive to Num 1,490 m – 04 hrs with afternoon free to explore
Day 06: Trek to Seduwa 1,540 m- 05 hrs
Day 07: Trek to Tashi Gaon 2,135m – 04 hours
Day 08: Trek to Kongma Danda (Ridge) 3,556 m – 05 hours
Day 09: Trek to Mumbuk 3,553 m – 06 hours
Day 10: Trek to Nghe (Nehe Kharka) 3,760 m – 05 hours
Day 11: Trek to Shersong 4, 572 m – 05 hours
Day 12: Trek to Makalu Base Camp 4,812 m – 03 hrs
Day 13-14: At Makalu Base Camp preparation and acclimatization for the climb
Day 15: Climb to High Camp / ABC (Advance Base Camp) 5,800 m – 04 hrs
Day 16: At Advance Camp rest and preparation for the climb of Makalu
Day 17-37: Allocated 21 days for the climb and ascent on top Makalu summit
Day 38-39: Back to Base Camp all team members and staff
Day 40: Clean up and packing end of expeditions
Day 41: Trek to Yangle Kharka 3, 598 m – 06 hours
Day 42: Trek to Mumbuk – 05 hours
Day 43: Trek to Kongma Ridge – 05 hours
Day 42: Trek to Narbu Gaon 1,310 m via Tashi Gaon – 05 hours
Day 45: Trek to Num via Seduwa – 05 hours
Day 46: Drive back to Tumlingtar – 04 hrs
Day 47: Fly back to Kathmandu and transfer to respective hotels
Day 48: In Kathmandu rest and submit expeditions report to concern department
Day 49: Departure Day
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