Barun Valley Makalu Trek is
located in the eastern part of Nepal offering impressing
natural scenery. The main focal point of this trek is
Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area, which
lies in the Solukhumbhu and Sankhuwasabha district,
established in 1992 and formally inaugurated in 1992.
Mount Makalu (8463m), the world’s fifth highest peak,
Chamlang Himal and Barun Valley are the major jewels of
Having a wide range of altitudinal and climatic
variations, the Makalu Barun area offers a remarkable
and diverse habitat for a rich variety of flora and
fauna. Plants of all major ecological zones: tropical,
sub-tropical, temperate, alpine and sub-alpine are found
here. The park is the home to a rich variety of wildlife
The highlights of this rich natural paradise include
beautiful mountains, pristine forest, and a wide variety
of plants, animal life and the simple and warm hearted
people local people with rich and varied customs.
Facts of the Trek
Moderate to Strenuous
Feb - May,
Sep - Nov
Per day walking:
5 – 6 hours
Type of Trek:
Makalu Barun National Park
Good views of Mount Makalu
Chamlang Himal and Barun Valley
Rich variety of flora and fauna
Unique culture with varied customs
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Full Day Kathmandu sight seeing Tour
Day 03: Kathmandu to Tumlingtar (360m, and 45 minutes
Day 04: Tumlingtar to Khandbari (1020m)
Day 05: Khandbari to Chichila (1840m)
Day 06: Chichila to Num (1500m)
Day 07: Num to Sedua (1540m)
Day 08: Sedua to Tashigaon (2070m)
Day 09: Tashigaon to Khongma (3560m)
Day 10: Khongma to Mumbuk (3550m)
Day 11: Mumbuk to Yangle Kharka (3600m)
Day 12: Yangle Kharka to Merek (4570m)
Day 13: Merek to Shersong (4660m)
Day 14: Day Trip to Makalu Base Camp (5000m)
Day 15: Trek back to Yangle Kharka.
Day 16: Trek back to Mumbuk.
Day 17: Trek back to Khongma.
Day 18: Trek back to Tashigaon.
Day 19: Trek back to Num.
Day 20: Trek back to Chichila.
Day 21: Trek back to Mani Bhanjyang.
Day 22: Trek back to Tumlingtar.
Day 23: Fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 24: Fly to Final Destination
(Note: B = Breakfast, L= Lunch, D = Dinner)
here for detail trekking itinerary:
(The trip price will vary depending on the group size,
duration and services required. Please contact us via
our website with your details to obtain a quote.)
Transportation to and from Kathmandu by air or road as
3 meals per day during the trek (breakfast, lunch &
dinner) including the coffee and tea.
Accommodation in tea house or provided tents during the
trek as mentioned in the trek type.
Accommodation including breakfast at 3-4 star hotels in
Highly experienced Government licensed guide and
necessary porters during the trek.
Government / Local taxes, Tourist service charge, guide
/ porter insurance and salary, general equipment,
national park and conservation area fees.
Kathmandu City Tour with an Experienced Tour Guide (
Kathmandu , Bhaktapur, and Lalitpur) depends on your
Trekking Registration Certificate (TRC).
International Airport Departure Tax
Major meals, Lunch and dinner during your stay in
Any type of personal expenses, such as alcoholic
beverages and drinks, phone and laundry.
Airport departure tax to be paid in rupees on your
departure 1760 rupees
entry visa fee US$ 30 (duration 60 days from date of
issue) - you may easily obtain the visa upon your
arrival at Tribhuvan International Airport - Kathmandu .
Rescue & travel insurance, trip cancellation costs,
accident or health emergency, evacuation, loss, theft or
damage to baggage and personal effects. We strongly
advise you to take out personal travel insurance.
Tips & Gratuities