MAKALU EXPEDITION

MAKALU EXPEDITION

Mount Makalu is the fifth highest mountain in the world and is located 22 km (14 mi) east of Mount Everest. Makalu is an isolated peak whose shape is a four-sided pyramid. Rising just north of the higher summit, separated by a narrow saddle, is Chomo Lonzo (7,818m/25,650′) a subsidiary peak of Makalu. Makalu was first climbed on May 15, 1955 by Lionel Terray and Jean Couzy of a French expedition led by Jean Franco, after the team’s first attempt failed in 1954. Franco and two other climbers’ summited the next day. The French team climbed Makalu by the north face and NE ridge.

Itinerary

Day 01 Arrival Kathmandu.
Day 02 Kathmandu.
Day 03 Kathmandu.
Day 04 Kathmandu.
Day 05 Transfer to the airport and fly to Tumlingtar. Trek to Khadbari (1040m).
Day 06 Trek to Mane Bhanjyang (1087m)
Day 07 Trek to Chichiara (1980m).
Day 08 Trek to Num (1560m).
Day 09 Trek to Sheduwa (1500m).
Day 10 Trek to Tashi Goan (2100m)
Day 11 Trek to Kauma (3760m).
Day 12 Trek to Dobato (3700m).
Day 13 Trek to Jark Kharka.(4800m).
Day 14 Hillary Base Camp (4600m).
Day 15 Makalu base camp (4870m).
Day 16 Higher camp.
Day 17-50 Climbing Period Mt. Makalu.
Day 51 Cleaning up Base Camp.
Day 52 Yak Kharka
Day 53 Mumbuk (3520m).
Day 54 Tashi Goan.
Day 55 Num.
Day 56 Chichira.
Day 57 Khandbari (1040m).
Day 58 Tumlingtar and fly back to Kathmandu.
Day 59 Kathmandu.
Day 60 Transfer to airport and departure.

Included in the Cost

  • Expedition Expedition permit fees
  • Accommodations in Kathmandu
  • Flights from Kathmandu to Lukla and back including airport transfers
  • All overnight accommodations while on the trek and climb
  • Meals in Kathmandu and while trekking and climbing
  • Group equipment for the climb
  • Qualified and Experienced guides
  • Experienced Climbing Sherpas

Not Included in the Cost

  • International airfare and Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • Personal equipments and extra services
  • Tips and Bonus for Staff and guide
  • Insurance and Trip cancellation
  • Beverages
  • Airport departure tax

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