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Makalu Base Camp Trek

DURATION: 20 Days GRADE: Moderate

Trip Overview

  • Duration:20 Days
    Max Altitude:4,870m
  • Group Size:1-10 Peoples
    Best Seasons:Mar - May & Sep - Nov

Makalu Base Camp Trek is the trek to the base camp of the 5th highest mountain of the world via serene and scenic landscape, flora and fauna of Makalu Barun National Park. You will explore the unchanged world left far behind by modern technologies. On your route, if you are lucky, you may come across Red Panda, Snow Leopard, Musk Deer and other species as this place is the home to 75 species of mammals. From the base camp you will enjoy the breathtaking views including Mt. Kanchenjunga, Everest, Lhotse, Baruntse, Chamlang and others. This trek will let you explore the heart of Makalu Barun National Park and bring memories of peace and ultimate happiness.

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,300m)
Day 02: Permits and trekking preparation
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and 3 Hours drive to Num (1,980m)
Day 05: Trek from Num to Seduwa (1,500m) 6-7 hours
Day 06: Trek from Seduwa to Tashigaon (2,100m): 4-5 hours
Day 07: Rest day in Tashigaun
Day 08: Tashigaon to Khongma Danda (3,500m) 6-7 hours
Day 09: Trek from Khongma Danda to Dobato 6-7 hours
Day 10: Trek from Dobato to Yangle Kharka (3,557m) 6-7 hours
Day 11: Trek from Yangle Kharka to Langmale Kharka: (4,410m/14,468ft): 5-6 hours
Day 12: Trek from Langmale Kharka to Makalu Base Camp: (4,870m) 6-7 hours
Day 13: Explore Makalu Base Camp
Day 14: Trek from Makalu Base Camp to Yangle Kharka: 6-7 hours
Day 15: Trek from Yangle Kharka to Dobato: 6-7 hours
Day 16: Trek from Dobato to Tashigaon: 6-7 hours
Day 17: Trek from Tashigaon to Num: 6-7 hours
Day 18: Trek from Num to Tumlingtar drive 3 hours
Day 19: Fly from Tumlingtar to Kathmandu (50 minutes)
Day 20: Free day in Kathmandu
Day 21: Final departure.

  • Airport pickup & drop (both international and domestic)
  • 3 night hotel in Kathmandu with breakfast basis
  • Domestic flight kathmandu-Tumlingter-Kathmandu with airport tax
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • Transportation cost for our trekking crew from Kathmandu to Num via Tumlingter
  • Camp Site reservation every location during the trekking
  • 2 Man tents, Dining & Toilet tent, table & chairs,Shower tent, Kitchen utensils, Mattresses
  • Fresh Meals on full board ( Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner) with hot drinks and Tea/ Coffee
  • All necessary paperwork & trekking permit (National park, TIMS card)
  • An English speaking Government licensed Trekking Guide, Assistant Guide and necessary porters
  • Our service charge and government taxes levied in Nepal
  • All wages, equipment, food, medical and accident insurances for all involved staff in trekking
  • Farewell dinner in a typical Nepali restaurant with Cultural program  in Kathmandu
  • First aid medical kits for the group and the staff
  • Makalu region Trekking Map


  • Nepal entry visa fee
  • Lunch and Dinner during your stay in Kathmandu
  • Any packed food/snacks, aerated drinks, energy drinks, mineral water, alcohol, cigarettes, chocolates, nutria-bars
  • Items of personal nature, laundry expenses, tips
  • Expenses incurred towards usage of landline phone, mobiles, walkie-talkies, satellite phones and internet
  • Clothing packing items or bags, personal medical kit
  • Personal trekking gear ( Down Jacket and Sleeping Bags)
  • Any additional staff other than specified
  • Rescues, repatriation, medicines, medical tests and hospitalization expenses