This will be carried by porters/mules, Services of chef and kitchen assistant at base camp, Trekking Permit (Makalu Barun National Park entry fee), TIMS card (Trekking Information Management System), Expedition Royalty and permit of Nepal government to climb Mt. On this day, we head to the main highlight of our trekking journey, that is, Makalu Base Camp. We move down to Khongma Danda and stay there overnight. People Considering Overnight stay at Langmale Kharka. Day 11 : Trek from Langmale Kharka to Makalu Base Camp (4870m) Duration: 6-7 hours. This journey commences from Tumlingtar and this will mostly be a camping adventure because of the availability of basic lodging up to the place named Num. Our only flights are from Kathmandu, Tumlingtar and back to Kathmandu. Sherpa Trekking & Exploration have been established for more than 40 years and has an excellent reputation. Contributing money to people will inspire children and beggars to have a perception to beg more from the visitors which is why such an act should be totally avoided. We move along lush green rhododendron forest to reach Barun river and a valley. A tasty farewell dinner awaits in the evening where all of us celebrate the completion of our exhilarating journey. The subsidary peak rising just north of the main summit connected by a saddle is called Chomolonzo (25,650 ft.) It is interesting to note that the summit ridge is the demarcation point indicating the border between Nepal on the Southern side and Tibet to the North. People here are sociable in nature; Do not feel uncertain when folks stare at you; they are just attentive in visitors and have no ill meanings. Before leaving for Nepal it is good if you can prepare yourself physically by increasing your stamina and oxygen intake. You can take rest for some time and then visit our office in order to clear any confusions regarding the trekking journey. On this day, we descend along green forest and farm fields to reach the Barun river. Tough it out by heading to Makalu Base Camp. Overnight stay in Tashigaon. Required fields are marked*, Your email address is required for downloading package details.*. The mountain has another name in the local dialect – Kumba karna, which means The Giant. Sherpas started farming potatoes when the first seeds were introduced to the region in the early 90s. All cold drinks such as alcoholic beverages, mineral water, Coke, Fanta, juice, etc. While this trekking journey has a lot of offer, this trekking journey is one of the toughest given a large number of ascends you will have to make across steep trails. Review, An amazing view of Mt.Everest (east face named Kangshung). Mount Makalu (8463m) is the world’s fifth highest peak with its height of 8463 meter.Mount Makalu, an isolated spectacular pyramid shaped mountain with four ridges located few miles east of Mt. We use a private car for sightseeing and for the airport to hotel pick and drop off. Day 21 : Transfer to Tribhuvan International Airport. Makalu is situated in the Makalu-Barun National Park and Conservation Area which was established in 1992 as Nepal’s eighth national park and the first to include an adjacent inhabited conservation area as a buffer. Tashigaon is surrounded by the picturesque Himalayas. Chichira is a tiny Gurung settlement. This marks the final day of our trekking adventure as we board on the flight to get back to Kathmandu. Day 12 : Explore Makalu Base Camp (4870m). We will cross several lower altitude passes on the same day we head across Shipton La Pass (4220m). The area has been designated as the Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area. Sherpa Expedition and Trekking is one of the pioneers of Trekking, tour and expedition in Nepal which was established on January 07, 1977, with a motto: ‘Enhancing Tourism possibilities across the Globe’. W move down to the river, Barun and then walk past the hillside. We move along the bank of Barun and then move down to Dobate where we stay overnight. A staple food of these mountain regions are potatoes, oats, buckwheat, Sherpa stew and Tibetan bread. You need past experience of hiking or trekking but if you have done any kind of trekking activities then it is always a plus!. We move across Merek, Langmale Kharka, Shushing and then get down the valley and reach Yangri Kharka where we stay overnight. Our representative from Sherpa Expedition and trekking will leave you to the airport around three hours before the flight and you leave for your native land or your next travel destination. This is a tough and physically demanding trek as the altitude increases day by day that will require acclimatization at certain points along the route.