Makalu Base Camp Trek leads you at the foot of world’s fifth highest Mt. Makalu above 8,463 m / 27,766 ft high with giant peaks of Baruntse and Chamlang. an amazing high altitude walks within the scenic and beautiful Barun Valley on the least explored areas where few trekkers seldom venture this amazing Far Eastern Himalaya.
Makalu Base Camp Trek, an adventure leading you to a long walk in over 2 weeks journey toward Far Eastern Nepal Himalaya around Sanka-Sabha area, the country of elusive snow leopard and rare herbs and plants found only around Makalu and Barun Valley area. this beautiful area protected by Makalu & Barun Conservation, one and the only protected area in Nepal with strict nature reserves. The park has some of the richest and unique pockets of plants and animals, elsewhere lost to spreading human habitation. an amazing walks from low warm tropical of Arun valley and then towards cooler alpine forest filled with rhododendron, firs, juniper trees and shrubs in the alpine pastures home to 47 varieties of orchids, 67 species of valuable medicinal and aromatic plants, 25 of Nepal’s 30 varieties of rhododendron, 19 species of bamboo, 15 oaks including Arkhoulo, 86 species of fodder trees and 48 species of primrose.
Makalu Base Camp Trek is one of the Best popular trekking in Nepal, 22 Days Makalu Base Camp Trek One of the most popular trekking destinations among solitary trekkers, We offer expert service for Makalu Base Camp Trek, world’s 5th highest mountain and strenuous difficulty to trek. During the Makalu trek, you can explore Makalu Barun national park deep into the eastern Himalayas. Over 400 species of exotic birdlife have been sighted in the Makalu-Barun area, including two species never before seen in Nepal, the spotted wren babbler and the olive ground warbler. starting with sweeping short flights from Kathmandu towards warm Arun valley, where our walk leads to the cooler zone of coniferous, alpine woodland leaving the villages and human settlement of Num-Sedwa and Tashi-gaon behind for a week duration in the complete wilderness around Barun valley towards Makalu base camp. the journey continues on the high ridge with glorious views and then walking past scenic Barun valley to reach at Makalu base camp on the highest spot of this adventure at above 4,812 m high with sweeping views of Baruntse-Chamlang including towering Mt. Makalu and rare eastern Face of Mt. Everest known as Khangsung face of Everest. after an enjoyable and memorable time around Makalu Base camp and Barun valley walk leads on the same trail back to Num for the drive to Tumlingtar, where a short scenic flight brings you in Kathmandu with mesmerizing times on Makalu base camp trek.
This is my first Time Nepal we did 20 days Makalu Base Camp Trek, with Reasonable Treks & Tour Pvt. Ltd / Anil Dhungana provided Very Helpful And professional assistance in planning for Makalu Base Camp Trek, he’s is Organization for 20 Days Makalu Base Camp Trek, Mr. Anil He is Recommendation Trekking Guide and porters, he’s is Guide and porters very friendly And honestly Guide he gives to everything information details on the way I Show village and mountain. Really enjoyed the Makalu Base Camp Trek, Thanks to Guide And porters we want to highly recommend this company and staff for other travelers. Thank you so much, Mr. Anil, we really happy for your Trip. We will back Next Time
While in Kathmandu at 3 star Hotels (Attached Bath Room A/c,24 hours running hot and cold shower while you are Makalu Base Camp Trek Day Beging Breakfast at Lodge teahouse Thy are clean and comfortable bed and the rooms are basic, normally just a bed with a pillow and blankets .every day 3-4 hours trekking and break for lunchtime, after a relaxing lunch, you typically spend around 2-3 hours or even more sometimes on the trail before reaching your stopping point teahouse .
Reasonable Treks And Tour Will Provide Private Vehicles and tourist bus for The Airport transfer, Kathmandu sightseeing tour in Kathmandu and flight Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and return back to Kathmandu.
The meals are included in our package of the Makalu Base Camp Trek and They are taken in lodges, we will have brekfaft and dinner at the lodge where we stay overnight and our guide will choose and stop For lunch on trek and we recommend you to bring water purification pills since you will have normal water for free, then you can have the normal water and use the medicine and drink however you have options of buying bottled water or boiled water in every places as well. There will also be farewell dinners for guests in Kathmandu.
There are electricity available in some of the villages on our Makalu Base Camp Trek where you can re- charges your camera, batteries,m obile Phone and there is solar power in some villages. we trek through and you can recharges your batteries camera mobile Phone in those places as well if they have enough power and we suggest you to have spare batteries as well and you will have to pay some for recharging batteries.on Makalu Base Camp Trek.
Your main luggage will be carried by porters on Makalu Base Camp Trek And you simply carry a day pack with water bottle, camera, sun-screen, spare jacket, and etc, during the trek, as small loads allows you for full enjoyment of the trek. A trek bag is ideal for your main luggage, plus a small lockable bag for travel clothes or anything that you do not need during trek which you can leave at hotel’s locker room/safe deposit box in Kathmandu for free of charge.
We provide trained trekking guide (handles the logistics and guides you and your team on the trek) and porters, one porter for each 2 trekkers and a porter carry about 20 Kg and if there are more than 10 people in the group then we will provide you the traditional guide for the group.
Reasonable Treks And Tour organize Makalu Base Camp Trek for single people to maximum 13 people at once or even if you have more than 13 people then we can split the group in to two or more groups (according to the number of trekkers) however you all can walk together and stay at same guest house and there are only different guide, and there are 1 guide up to 9 people and 2 guide for 10-13 people and One porter for each 2 Trekkers.
Personal expenses depend largely on your habit and as the meals are included on our Makalu Base Camp Trek cost, so you only need money for table drinks (alcoholic/non Alcoholic beverages), snacks while walking (some smaller shops are available along the trail in the areas), tips, souvenirs, hot shower (available in some places), and Meals ( A meal cost 5-7USD in Kathmandu) for your Kathmandu stay, entrance fees ( approx: 25USD) while your tour in Kathmandu, if you Do not drink alcohol and sopping then 12-15USD per day should be enough for the hot drinks, shower and snacks on trek and Tips are appreciated by your support Team after the trek. The amount depends on your budget and appreciation of their work. As a suggestion, we advise you to allocate 15 - 20% of the total tour cost as Tips to the staff and you can do this if you feel the services have been good.
It's not necessary to spend a lot of money buying equipment for the Makalu Base Camp Trek in your country as Majority of these gears can be bought at Reasonable Cost in Kathmandu.
The best time to trek to the Makalu Base Camp Trek is spring March, April, May and autumn August, September, October, November. The temperature is moderate in these seasons and guarantees amazing views through the trip. Although this trek can be undertaken during winter, the cold temperature might not be suitable for everyone.
In case of a serious sickness or a casualty while you are on Makalu Base Camp Trek (which we believe will not happen), we will do everything to transfer you to the Nearest hospital to save your life (this has happened to us few times) and you are entirely liable for all the expenses incurred in evacuation/rescue, so, please make Sure that these expenses are covered by your insurance policy before assigning for the trek or be prepared to pay on your own after getting back to Kathmandu. Ensure That you’ve insured yourself before doing the trip, Common sense dictates this, it’s good for you and please visit Nepal Travel insurance page for more info about it.
After going through our policy and guidelines before booking a trip, you must send Reasonable Treks And Tour a form with all and full details of your passport and of the trip chosen with 30 % as the non-refundable amount from the chosen trip. on receiving the details of your passport with scanned or photo-copy, along with booking forms, and then the company will send you a confirmation with a receipt of the deposit made. Regarding direct deposit to our bank accounts and as well for Credit Card payment which we accept Visa or Master Card with extra 04 % levy surcharge will be added on the trip cost payment. We strongly suggest that you obtain Travel and Medical insurance against unforeseen circumstances and situation that might arise during your trips which should include Immediate rescue and evacuation by any means of transportation including by Helicopter to nearest hospitals medical centers.
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