Makalu Base Camp Trek

The Makalu base camp trekking takes the trekkers to the most remote part of Nepal. The Makalu Swiss base camp is at 5150 m and though the Makalu base camp trek is adventurous the picturesque beauty of the surroundings keeps the trekkers fresh and tireless. Though this region lacks in modern facilities but the natural beauty and the diversity among the surroundings is incredible. National Park host 3000 species of flowering plants, 440 species of birds and 75 species of mammals, including the endangered Snow Leopard, Red Panda, Musk Deer, Wild Boar, Wild Yak and Himalayan Thar.

The trekking trail passes through dense forests. It is not a low altitude trek; it is centered on Arun River valley which is in eastern Nepal. While the most remote as well as unfrequented areas make this trekking highly demanding, the scenic beauty and adventure aspect make it an unbeaten as well as outstanding trek. Since the trekkers can enjoy natural beauty throughout, they never get tired. This is a camping trek because of the isolation of this region and the absence of tea houses. Those who are physically strong and have a passion for adventure will enjoy the trips to Makalu base camp.

Trip Itinerary of Makalu Base Camp Trek

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu, Nepal/ transfer to hotel

Day 02: Free day in Kathmandu for trekking prepration

Day 03: Kathmandu to Khandbari (1040 m) via Tumlingtar (860 m) flight & drive to Num (1490 m)

Day 04: Num to Seduwa (1460 m)

Day 05: Seduwa to Tashigaon (2070 m)

Day 06: Tashigaon to Khongma (3470 m)

Day 07: Khongma to Dobate (3570 m)

Day 08: Dobate to Yangle Kharka (3750 m)

Day 09: Rest day at Yangle Kharka

Day 10: Trek to Langmale (4615 m)

Day 11: Sherson to Makalu Base Camp (5050 m)

Day 12: An explore day at Makalu Base Camp (5050 m)

Day 13: Makalu Base Camp to Yangle Kharka (3600m)

Day 14: Yangle Kharka to Dobate.

Day 15: Dobate to Tashigaun (860 m.)

Day 16: Tashigaon to Num (1490 m)

Day 17: Drive from Num to Tumlingtar.

Day 18: Tumlingtar to Kathmandu by flight.

Day 19: Departure transfer.

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop upon arrival and departure
  • One day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu
  • Domestic flights Kathmandu – Tumlintar – Kathmandu
  • In trekking- B/F, Lunch and Dinner -3 meals per day and overnight accommodation at tented camp
  • Transportation- to/from trek starting & ending point
  • Necessary trekking permit, conservation and TIMS fee.
  • Trained trekking guide and porter, necessary insurance, and accommodation meals allowance and salary
  • 3- Nights hotel in Kathmandu and two night in Biratnagar on (BB Basis)
  • Comprehensive first aid box for the trekking.

Cost Excludes

  • Extra day hotel stay in Kathmandu 
  • Foods self lunch & dinner in Kathmandu 
  • Personal expenses-laundry, Telephone, alcoholic beverages, tips for guide & porter.
  • Personal travel insurance and emergency evacuation cost.
  • Extra cost for if in case trek effected by natural calamities
  • Personal trekking equipments for the trek.  

Fixed Departure Date

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2016, 2017 On request USD $ 2,750 Conformed Book Now

Note: If the above departures dates are not matched for you may request own your suitable date!


  • 04 to 06 people in a group, there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • 07 to 09 people in a group, there will be 15% discount in total cost.
  • 10 to 19 people in a group, there will be 15% discount in total cost and 1 group leader free of cost.
  • 20 & above people in a group, there will be special discount in total cost and + + member free of cost.
  • Winter Special Offer: If you travel in winter time (Dec / Jan / Feb), there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • Summer Special Offer: If you travel in summer time (June / July / August), there will be 10% discount in total cost.
  • Early Booking Special Offer: If you Book a Trip before 6 months from the trip departure, there will be 10% discount in total cost.

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