Makalu Base Camp Trekking Itinerary

Outline Itinerary

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Day 01: Kathmandu-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. 

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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.

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  • 1830m

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.

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  • 1500m

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.

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  • 1560m

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.

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  • 2050m

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

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  • 3550m

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

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  • 3490m

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.

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  • 3585m

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

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  • 4780m

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.

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  • 4810m

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

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  • 4810m

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

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  • 3600m.

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

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

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

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

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  • 1160m

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

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