Makalu Base Camp Trek
Makalu | 22 Days / 21 Nights

Makalu Base Camp Trek
Makalu Base Camp
Shangri La Journeys

Makalu Base Camp Trek

Makalu Base Camp Trek is one of the challenging treks to the Base Camp of Mount Makalu, which is the fifth highest mountain in the world. And this trek is going to be one of the popular trekking destinations of Nepal. It’s another attraction of travel in Makalu Region. In fact, Makalu Base Camp Trek is going to be utterly marvelous trekking in the untouched and irregular trails of Makalu Region. This trek will start from Tumlingtar. And this trek includes the beautiful views of mountains along with amazing cultural and biodiversity of Makalu Region. This trek will take you to the Makalu-Barun National Park and Makalu-Barun Conservation Area.

Makalu Base Camp Trek offers  panoramic views of Makalu, Mount Everest, as well as Lhotse. The wonderful landscape with its beautiful scenery will definitely make your trek more memorable. As the Makalu Barun National Park has protected the unique ecosystem of the earth,  you’ll fill find the scenery truly regal and fantastic.  You will find this trip really different than other adventure tours because of its unique ecosystem. This region is blessed with the diversity of natural vegetation, the cultural as well as biological diversity. We have crafted the flexible itineraries for Makalu Base Camp Trek.

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 2: Sightseeing in Kathmandu and preparation for the trip

Day 3: Fly to Tumlingtar from Kathmandu and then drive to Chichila

Day 4: Trek from Chichila to Num

Day 5: Trek from Num to Seduwa

Day 6: Trek from Seduwa to Tashigaon

Day 7: Trek from Tashigaon to Khongma

Day 8: Rest and Acclimatization Day

Day 9: Cross Shipton La and trek to Dobate

Day 10: Trek from Dobate to Yangle Kharka

Day 11: Trek from Yangle Kharka to Langmale Kharka

Day 12: Trek from Langmale Kharka  to Shersong

Day 13: Trek to Makalu Base Camp (4,900 m)

Day  14: Day walk around Makalu Base Camp.

Day 15: Trek back to Yangle Kharka

Day 16: Trek from Yangle Kharka to Mumbuk

Day 17: Trek from Mumbuk to Khongma

Day 18: Trek from Khongma to Tashigaon

Day 19: Trek from Tashigaon to Num

Day 20: Trek from Num to Chichila, and the transfer to Tumlingtar

Day 21: Fly back to Kathmandu from Tumlingtar

Day 22: Final Departure from Kathmandu

Services included:

  • Transportation.
  • With all meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) and overnight in tea house lodges during the Trek.
  • Double-bed room with breakfast in Ktm.
  • Guides and porters salary.
  • Insurance for Guide and Porter.
  • Trekking permit.
  • Entrance fees.
  • Domestic flight tickets .


Service not included:

  • Airport tax.
  • Personal drinks (mineral water, no cold drinks and alcoholic beverages).
  • Personal expenses such as tips for guide, porters, laundry, bar bill, telephone calls, etc.
  • Nepal visa fees.
  • No meals (Lunch and dinner) and other services in Kathmandu.
  • Your insurance.



  1. Why should I choose Shangri La Journeys to organize my trek / expedition?

We are the local trekking agency with experience of more than 25 years in the tourism field. Our guides and trekking staff are experienced, skilled and well known familiar to the culture and nature. More about they are authorized by the government of Nepal.

Every year we have been organizing trek and tour with 100% successful rate in the Himalaya.


  1. What if I have never been trekking before?

Prior to your Trek or Expedition, it is necessary to be in good physical shape. So in order to maintain your body in a good condition for the trek a regular exercise is needed so walk 2 to 3 hours daily. This much effort from your side is enough, rest we do from our side to make our trip more successful.

While booking your holiday you inform us about your health condition, then we customize walking hour in the trek according to your wish.


  1. How about Mountain Sickness during the trek?

We have tried our best in itinerary for the pacing and progression to altitude adjustment during high altitude treks. Our guides are experienced, trained and familiar with Altitude Sickness. Throughout the trek our guide will closely monitor the clients individually and as soon as the effects of altitude sickness is seen on you our guide will help you quickly to get down to lower altitude.


  1. What if I need medical assistance at some point during the trip?

In the mountain we are not sure what will happen but we try our best good things to happen. In case of emergency, our staffs are well trained, experienced and know how to facilitate medical treatment and emergency transport.


  1. If I cancel my trip can I get a refund?

No refund will be there after you participate in the trek but while cancellation 2 week priors to depart for the trek 25% will be charged and rest will be refunded.

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When ever you want to visit Nepal for trekking, expedition , peak climbing or any tour then shangri-la journeys is always ready to help you. So email to us on above mentioned information. 

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