Makalu (8,463 m), the fifth highest mountain of the world lying on the Nepal- Tibet border has the virtue of observing the Nepal's most major peaks to the east of the Everest. The trek starts right from the Arun Valley. This region, considered as one of the non-tourist areas has a wonderful charm to explore and always done with a well-supervised and guided group with sensible equipment.
Makalu trekking in eastern Nepal is protected by the Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Project. Established in 1992, it covers 2330 sq km. Among the 16 mountains in the park, it is home to Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world (8463m/ 27,766ft).
Day 01: Arrive Kathmandu
Arrive Kathmandu. Sightseeing at the Kathmandu valley.
Day 02: Flight: Kathmandu - Tumlingtar (860 m)
Trek to Khadbari (1,040m) (4 hrs). Camp
Trek Khadbari to Chichila (1,830 m) (5/6 hrs). Camp
Trek Chichila to Num (1,490 m) (5 hrs). Camp
Trek Num to Sedua (1,460 m) (5/6 hrs). Camp
Trek Sedua to Tashi Gaon (2,070 m) (5 hrs). Camp
Day 07: Likir - Yangthang (3600m)
Trek Tashi Gaon to Kauma (3,470 m) (6 hrs). Camp
Rest / Exploration day at Kauma. Camp
Trek Kauma to Mumbuk (3,570 m) (5 hrs). Camp
Trek Mumbuk to Nhe Kharka (3,000 m) (6 hrs). Camp
Trek Nhe Kharka to Sherson (4,615 m) (7 hrs). Camp
Trek Sherson to Makalu Base Camp (5,000 m) (4/5 hrs). Camp
Explore Makalu Base Camp.