Trip Highlights

  • Immerse into the untouched rural settlement of Nepal
  • Walk through the forests of rhododendron, birch and juniper
  • Observe the movements of rare wild animals
  • Discover the hilly waterfalls and the surroundings
  • Cross the passes like Keka La and the Kauma La Pass
  • Go ahead along the Makalu-Barun National Park
  • Reach at the Base Camp of fifth of the worlds tallest mountain
  • Get the closer views Mt. Everest, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Lhotse and other lakes

Makalu Base Camp Trekking is more than an adventure trekking in the rural Himalayan region of Nepal. It is situated between the Everest and Kanchenjunga Himalayan regions.

The trekking to Makalu Base Camp goes through the Makalu-Barun National Park area, which is a synonym of the natural Shangri La in Nepal Himalayas. It has got various bio-diversity, wonderful landscape and flora and fauna.

Tumlingtar is the gateway of the Makalu Base Camp Trek. The trail heads along the hilly gorge and the tropical green forest along the Barun River. The trip includes untouched valleys populated by the ethnic groups like Rai, Limbu, Sherpa and others.

The Himalayan chain in the eastern region includes Mt. Everest (8848m), Makalu, Chamlang, Baruntse and Lhotse. The surrounding peaks are seen crystal clear from the Makalu Base Camp. Your Makalu Base Camp Trek Nepal leads you to the Shipton La Pass and the Keke La Pass. The Keke La Pass is considered as the perfect vantage point for looking the sixth and seventh peaks as well as the Chamlang Mountain.

Similarly, the cascade waterfalls and untouched rural settlements are further attractions of this Makalu Base Camp Lodge Trek trail. You may encounter some of the rare wild animals, including Snow Leopard are found in this area along with rhododendron, birch and juniper forest that are also interesting.

March to May and September to November is considered as the best time to trekking to Makalu Base Camp.

Besides, the trekkers should be physically fit and fine for Makalu Base Camp Tea House Trek and aware of the acute mountain sickness.

Rising Adventure Company is renowned to lead the trek in the off the beaten trails. Our teams are professional in the field of trekking in Nepal. We have been organizing the Makalu Base Camp Trekking for many years. For more details, please feel free to contact us.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Kathmandu Sightseeing
  • Day 03: Fly to Tumlingtar (1 hr) and drive to Chichira (4 hrs)
  • Day 04: Trek to Num (6 hrs)
  • Day 05: Trek to Seduwa (6-7 hrs)
  • Day 06: Trek to Tashi Village (5-6 hrs)
  • Day 07: Trek to Khogma (5-6 hrs)
  • Day 08: Trek to Dobato (5-6 hrs)
  • Day 09: Trek to Yangle Kharka (6 hrs)
  • Day 10: Rest Day
  • Day 11: Trek to Langmale Kharka (6 hrs)
  • Day 12: Trek to Makalu Base Camp (5-6 hrs)
  • Day 13: Exploring Day
  • Day 14: Trek to Yangle Kharka (5-6 hrs)
  • Day 15: Trek back to Dobate (6 hrs)
  • Day 16: Trek back to Khongma (5-6 hrs)
  • Day 17: Trek to Tashi Village (5-6 hrs)
  • Day 18: Trek to Seduwa
  • Day 19: Trek to Num (6 hrs)
  • Day 20: Trek back to Tumlingtar (6 hrs)
  • Day 21: Fly back to Kathmandu (1 hr)
  • Day 22: Final Departure
Detail Itinerary

Cost Details

Cost Includes

  • Airport pick up and drop by private vehicle 
  • Guided sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley by private vehicle
  • English speaking , an experienced, friendly and knowledgeable trekking guide during the trip(Salary + food + accommodation + insurance )
  • Friendly and strong porter (Salary + food + accommodation + insurance ), one porter= two trekkers
  • Three times food for you in trekking (Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner )according your choice
  • All necessary paper works, permit  and TIMS cards for trekking
  • Three nights hotel in Kathmandu as per your standard
  • Flight tickets (Kathmandu-Tumlingtar-Kathmandu)
  • Sleeping bag and down jacket if necessary
  • All the government taxes
  • Farewell dinner at one of the typical Nepalese restaurant with traditional dance 

Cost Excludes:

  • Nepal arrival visa fee
  • Entrance fee at monument places in Kathmandu
  • Meals in Kathmandu and Pokhara except the breakfast
  • Alcoholic and nonalcoholic drinks
  • All your personal expenses
  • Chocolate and dessert
  • Hot shower, Battery charge and heater during the trekking
  • Travel insurance
  • If you need extra porter during the trekking
  • Tips for driver, guide and porter