Nepal > Other Trekking Trails > Makalu Base Camp Trekking

This trek takes up deep into the eastern Himalayas, providing some of Nepal's most unseen and amazing scenery. Makalu Trekking is a culturally and environmentally diverse rgion and well worth a visit. This trek passes through the Makalu Barun National Park and ends at the Base Camp from which there are fantastic views of Everest, Makalu and Lhotse. Due to the altitude of this trek mountain sickness is a hazard and adverse weather conditions may limit or prevent further progress. The Makalu Base Camp Trek begins at Tumlingtar which has regular flight connections with Kathmandu.

Highlights of the Trek

Trekking over high passes to the remote eastern valleys, Scenic Flight to Tumlingtar, Close-up views of the world’s highest mountain, Visit Arun Valley, Makalu Base Camp, Upper Barun valley, Makalu-Barun National Park, Continue beyond the Makalu Base Camp crossing 3 high passes.

Facts of the Trip

Trek Region : Makalu Region
Best Trekking Season : March – Aprin, October - November
Transportation : By flight
Accommodation : Hotel, Resort & tea house /camping
Trek Grade : Difficult
Trekking style : camping only
Altitude : Much of the route is above 3,000m
Culture : Limbu, Rai, Sherpa
Himalayan sights : Makalu, Kanchenjunga, Everest, Kumbhakarna
Attraction of the Trek: Close-up mountain views, beautiful villages, barun valley, makalu base camp, barun river, waterfalls, Rai and Limbu culture

Travel Insurance

Make sure to have both medical and evacuation insurance before coming to Nepal for Trekking. Insurance for the guide and supporters which we will arrange, Note: - B= Breakfast, L= Lunch, D= dinner Note : The departure schedule can be changed on any unavoidable circumstances such as weather hazards, trail slides, and avalanches.