Makalu Base Camp Trekking Itinerary

Day 01Kathmandu-Tumlingtar 45min.510m-Maney Bhanjyang 5hrs.

Once you landed in Tumlingtar then trek will started. Walking about 5hrs through the rain forest,passing local village of Rai people. Mane Bhanjyang is the on the top of the hill side inhabited by local people. Over night at the tented camp. 

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Bhanjyang
Day 02Maney Bhanjyang-Chilchile 1830m.505hrs.

After you serve the breakfast the trail leads you to ascends for few hours then flat trail leads to Gurung village where you will serve lunch by our staffs. Then explore the local community’s village. Overnight at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Chilchile
  • Altitude: 1830m
Day 03Chilchile-Num 4hrs. 1500m.

The trails ascend about 2.5hrs and soon descend to Small River and almost flat trail to Num. This is a small village with modern facilities. Stay overnight at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Num
  • Altitude: 1500m
Day 04Num-Seduwa 5hrs. 1560m.

First steep downhill about 2hrs and cross the suspension bridge and ascends through the Rhododendron forest and local village where you can experience the farming paddy, millet, corn and potatoes depending on the season. Check in the police check post and over night at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Seduwa
  • Altitude: 1560m
Day 05Seduwa-Tashi Gaun 5hrs.2050m.

Tashi Gaun is the most inhabited village in the Makalu National park area. The way is mostly flat and easy comparatively. Visiting many Mane, Tibetan prayer flag and Chorten which was built by local for the remembrance of the depart soul. Tashi Gaun is the perfect place to have camp and to see the local culture. Stay overnight at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Tashi Gaun
  • Altitude: 2050m
Day 06Tashigaun-Khongma la 6hrs. 3550m.

Most of the time we are ascending through the Rhododendron forest and listen the birds singing makes your trek very enjoyable. Overnight at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Khongma la
  • Altitude: 3550m
Day 07Khangma la- Mumbuk 7hrs. 3490.

You are walking through rugged trail to reach Kalo polhari 4020m. which will takes 3 hrs. and down to Mumbuk for over nights.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Mumbuk
  • Altitude: 3490m
Day 08Mumbuk-Yangla Kharka 7hrs. 3585m.

This day will be more difficult comparatively but worthy due to the Barun River and through the forest. Of course, massive Mountain encounters in front of you Peak 6 and peak 7. Both are above the 7000m. Stay overnight at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Yangla Kharka
  • Altitude: 3585m
Day 09Yangla Kharka-Yak Kharka 6hrs. 4780m.

Walking through the grass land and facing to mountain peak. Over night at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Yak Kharka
  • Altitude: 4780m
Day 10Yak Kharka-Makalu Base Camp 5hrs. 4810m.

The trail is flats for the first part and descend to a small river and goes to Makalu Base camp which will memories you by the Mt.Makalu 8463m. the 6th highest mountain.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Altitude: 4810m
Day 11Makalu Base camp Exploration day.

This is an exploration day to you go further to Glacier and Baruste Base camp and back to camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Makalu Base Camp
  • Altitude: 4810m
Day 12Makalu Base Camp-Yangla Kharka 5hrs. 3600m.

We start to go downhill and again uphill through the forest and giant bolder. Overnight at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Yangla Kharka
  • Altitude: 3600m.
Day 13Yangla Kharka-Dobato 4.5hrs.

Descending and ascending to go Dobato through the Jungle. Please walk together as wild animals might be encounter.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Dobato
Day 14Doban-Tashigaun 6.5hrs.

You will be descends steeply to Khongma via Kali Pokhari through the dense forest and downhill to Tashi Gaun. Over night at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Tashigaun
Day 15Tashigaun-Num 5hrs.

Mostly descends through the bamboo forest which local people used for making mats and roofs of the house. Overnight at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Num
Day 16Num-Maney Bhanjyang 1160m. 5hrs.

This is an easy day of your trek to Mane Bhanjyang through the jungle.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Maney Bhanjyang
  • Altitude: 1160m
Day 17Maney Bhanjyang-Tumlingtar 5hrs.

We will be Walking about 5 hrs. the trek end at Tumlingtar. Over night at camp.

  • Meals: BLD
  • Accommodation: Tent
  • Place: Tumlingtar
Day 18Tunlingtar to Kathmandu by flight and transfer to Hotel.