‘in the heart of world’s 5th highest peak and towards Everest region’

Trekking around world’s fifth highest Mt. Makalu at 8,463 m / 27,766 ft from Himalayan mediterranean climate, alpine to arctic climate zone awesome scenery of world’s highest peaks around hidden valley of Barun view the rare Khangsung (North East) face of Everest from Makalu area   amazing traditional Buddhist culture of the Highlanders ‘Sherpa’  sweeping scenic flight both ways with parallel views of snow capped peaks crossing of high Sherpani and Amphu Labtsa pass towards Everest area.

Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition offers an outstanding exotic destination Makalu Base Camp & Sherpani pass, where you will be surrounded by awesome high peaks within its amazing landscapes from both side of high Barun and Imjatse Valley.

On this trek Makalu Base Camp & Sherpani pass you can marvel the scenery from Mt. Everest (8,848m / 29, 028ft) Lhotse (8,516 m-24,940 ft), world’s 5th highest Mt. Makalu (8,463 m / 27, 766 ft) Baruntse (7,160 m), and as far towards world’s 3rd highest Kanchenjunga, Nuptse (7,855m-25,772 ft) and Lho – La or Khumbutse peak (6,036 m – 19,992ft) Mt. Lingtren (6,749 m / 22,142 ft) Chnagtse ( 7,583 m / 25,230 ft) Mt. Pumori (7,161 m / 25,772 ft)  Ama Dablam ( 6,812 m / 22,480 ft) Kangtenga (6,782 m / 22, 380 ft) Tharmarserku ( 6,623 m / 21, 855 ft) Kwangde (6,011 m / 19,837 ft) Kusum Khanguru (6,373 m / 21,030 ft) holy peak of Khumbi-la (5,761 m / 19,012 ft) and trekking peaks Island Peak / Imjatse (6,160 m / 20,328ft) Lobuje Peak (6,119 m / 20,192 ft) Pokhalde ( 5,806 m / 19,159 ft) and many other smaller unnamed peaks.

Makalu Base Camp & Sherpani pass one of the most fascinating and adventurous trek with a traverse of high passes crossing Tutu-la and Shipton la at over 4, 200 meters passes and towards Everest region traverse of Sherpani col pass.

Makalu Base Camp & Sherpani pass adventure starts from the small airstrip at Tumlingtar on the warm sub-tropic area on the shelf of Arun River, this awesome trek concludes at Lukla the gateway to Everest and Khumba area,
the trek is moderate  in the beginning and to adventurous where strong hikers and trekkers and mountaineers can join in this wonderful walking journey and the time duration taking just a little more than two weeks in the comfort of warm cozy camping along the route.

Makalu Base Camp & Sherpani pass is the least visited destination as it is located in the Far North East Himalaya of Khumbakarna range of mountains east to Everest and west from Kanchenjunga range, one of the most unique journeys leading from mediterranean of mid hills to arctic landscapes and climate zone, all these drastic change in temperature found only in the high valleys and mountains of high hills and valleys of southern Himalaya area with dramatic change in vegetations and its awesome scenery.

This trek leads through many traditional Rai, Gurung, Sherpa villages famous as mountaineers and warm hospitality and has been a high altitude porters and guides since last five decades.

This remarkable trek starts from Tumlingtar town the gateway to Makalu, Everest and Kanchenjunga area and then over to amazing Barun Valley and to Sherson, with rest day for proper acclimatization and then heading higher to Makalu Base Camp through the scenic spot at Sherson with tremendous views overlooking top world’s highest peaks from Everest, Lhotse, Makalu to Khumbukarna range of mountains then over the high Tutula and Shipton- la  to reach our destination at world’s 5th highest Mountain base camp at 5, 120 meters and then climb up to view points for more panorama, and then slowly heading over 5, 600 meters pass over Sherpani and Amphu Labtsa pass to reach the other side of the valley of Imjatse in Everest area and then ending this amazing adventure at scenic valley at Khumbu valley and to Lukla for the scenic sweeping short flight back to Kathmandu for your international flight after a memorable time with Solukhumbu Treks & Expedition trekking Makalu Base Camp & Sherpani Pass.

Day 1

Arrival at Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 2

Fly to Tumlingtar 950m and drive to Num 1,500m – 05 hours.

Day 3

Trek to Sedua 1,493m. – 05 hours.

Day 4

Trek to Tashi Gaon 2,200m – 04 hours

Day 5

Trek to Kohma Danda 3,500m – 05 hours

Day 6

Trek to Mumbuk 3,400m – 06 hours.

Day 7

Trek to Nehe Kharka 3,750m – 06 hours.

Day 8

Trek to Sherson 4,600m – 05 hours.

Day 9

At Sherson for a hike to Makalu base camp 5,120 m.

Day 10

Trek to High Makalu Base Camp 4,800 m – 03 hrs.

Day 11

Trek to High Camp at 5,200 m – 04 hrs.

Day 12

Climb and Camp at 5,700 m – 05 hrs

Day 13

Climb and camp on the Moraine 5,640m after Sherpani col.

Day 14

Trek to Panch Pokhari 5,480 m – 05 hrs.

Day 15

Rest day at Panch Pokhari preparation for the next last pass.

Day 16

Traverse Amphu Labtsa pass 5,780 m near Island peak.

Day 17

Trek to Dingboche 4,340 m – 06 hrs.

Day 18

Trek to Tengboche 3,867 m – 05 hrs.

Day 19

Trek to Monjo 2,880 m via Namche Bazaar – 06hrs.

Day 20

Trek to Lukla – 05 hrs.

Day 21

Fly to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.

Day 22

In Kathmandu with sightseeing tour.

Day 23

International departure for home ward bound.

Price include

  • Airport - hotel -airport pickup and drop by private vehicle in Kathmandu.
  • Four nights hotel accommodation in Kathmandu on BB Plan.
  • Meals on full board (Breakfast, lunch and dinner) during trekking period.
  • Best available accommodations during the trek in teahouse.
  • Langtang valley and Helambu area Trekking map, one in a group.
  • An experienced Government license holder trekking guide.
  • Trekking porter /Sherpa to carry your bags during the trekking max 20 KG baggage/porter.
  • Wages, meal & accommodation, insurance, equipment and transportation for guide and porters.
  • Ground transportation by private vehicle from Kathmandu to trek start point and VV.
  • Group medical supplies (first aid kit will be available) if required.
  • All necessary paper works and Shivapuri/Langtang National park entry fees.
  • TIMS (Trekkers' Information Management System) card.
  • All government taxes and our service charges.
  • Farewell Dinner before departure.
  • Solukhumbhu Treks & Expedition T-Shirt/Souvenir.

Price exclude

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
  • Your Travel insurance.
  • Nepal entry visa fee (Visa issuance is easy at Airport).
  • Tips for trekking staff and driver. (Tipping is expected but not mandatory).
  • All kind of drinks (hot, cold and alcoholic)
  • Personal shopping, laundry and Internet expenses etc.
  • Personal trekking Equipment/Gears.
  • Items and services not “Service Include” section.

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