Trekking in Nepal - Makalu Base Camp

Trekking in Nepal - Makalu Base Camp

Mt. Makalu, the fifth highest mountain in the world, presents you with challenging trails and unspoiled nature. Do not expect to meet other trekkers but do expect 100% communion with nature. A trek for the fit and adventurous.
 
Highlights
  • 17 days – 1,500 trekkers/year
  • Unspoiled trails and landscapes during the entire trek.
  • Stunning mountain scenery, inter alia the lofty vantage point Shersong ridge at 5,250 m
  • 100% authentic trekking in terms of self-sufficiency and and self-equipped

Trek Information

Trekking Difficulty: Level 4 out of 5 – Hard
Remoteness: Very Remote
Pricing: High (#USD spent/day)
Best Season: March-May and October-November. Not recommended during winter
Accommodation type: Camping
Restricted Permits: Yes. You have to be minimum 2 trekkers and accompanied by a Nepali Guide or Porter. 
Max elevation: 5,250 m, Shersong ridge
Accessible during Winter (Dec-Jan): Not advisable. Too cold and too remote.