Trekking for Sherpani Col Cross takes us to the adventurous Makalu Barun Valley trek in Nepal with climbing three difficult high passes of Makalu Region. Our experience of 2 decades takes you by the route with the spectacular, seldom region of Nepal with popular southern approach to Everest Base Camp from Chukung at the very end of the trek. This trek is not just about the Sherpani Col Cross but also about the rare views of Makalu Barun National park, most breathtaking whole Himalayan range, sublime vistas which amplified the power of three of the world highest mountains Makalu, Kanchenjunga and Everest.
Sherpani Col Cross trek takes you to Makalu Base Camp (5250 m), now designated as Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area. Mt. Makalu (8463 m) is the fifth highest peak in the world. The Makalu Base camp trek is a true adventure with scenery so beautiful that it will never tire you. The trek starts with a flight to Tumlingtar and heads up the Aurn River valley to Sedua and Num, then crossing Shipton La Pass (4210 m) into the upper Barun river valley for a close look at Makalu and Chamlang Himal. This trek visits one of the most remote and unfrequented areas of Nepal. The Barun valley is a part of a huge international protected area under the agreement between the governments of Nepal and China, which comprises of 2330 sq. km of National Park and 830 sq. km of conservation area in Nepal alone. The trek returns the same way and ends with a flight back to Kathmandu.
With the embarking view of icy coned peak Island peak on the way it is bound to take you to the different world with the pleasurable valley full of rhododendron forest in Chhukung. With our final destination approaching forward we say good bie to the Sherpani Col Cross and get our way to the Lukla for our flight back to the city with all the memories to be preserved for the rest of our life
|Day 01:||Arrive Kathmandu. Meet & transfer to Hotel. O/N Hotel.|
|Day 02:||½ day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu valley. O/N Hotel.|
|Day 03:||Fly Kathmandu / Tumlingtar. Trek to Khandbari. O/N Camp.|
|Day 04:||Trek to Chichile. O/N Camp.|
|Day 05:||Trek to Num. O/N Camp.|
|Day 06:||Trek to Sedua. O/N Camp. .|
|Day 07:||Trek to Tashi Gaon. O/N Camp. .|
|Day 08:||Trek to Khongma Ridge. O/N Camp.|
|Day 09:||Trek to Mumbuk. O/N Camp.|
|Day 10:||Trek to Nehe Kharka. O/N Camp.|
|Day 11:||Trek to Sherson. O/N Camp.|
|Day 12:||Rest day at Sherson for acclimatization. O/N Camp.|
|Day 13:||Trek to High Makalu Base Camp. O/N Camp.|
|Day 14:||Trek to High Camp enroute Sherpani Col. O/N Camp.|
|Day 15:||Trek to camp near Sherpani Col. O/N Camp.|
|Day 16:||Rest day for preparation for high climb. O/N Camp.|
|Day 17:||Trek near Hongu Glacier. O/N Camp.|
|Day 18:||Trek to Panch Pokhari. O/N Camp.|
|Day 19:||Rest day for preparation for crossing Amphu Laptsa. O/N Camp.|
|Day 20:||Trek to Chhukung. O/N Camp.|
|Day 21:||Trek to Thyangboche. O/N Camp.|
|Day 22:||Trek to Namche Bazaar. O/N Camp.|
|Day 23:||Trek to Lukla. O/N Camp|
|Day 24:||Fly Lukla / Kathmandu. Transfer to Hotel. O/N Hotel.|
|Day 25:||In Kathmandu for independent activities. O/N Hotel.|
|Day 26:||Transfer to airport for departure.|
22 days trekking, 04 night accommodation in Kathmandu on twin sharing in a 3 star hotel on B&B plan, all meals 3 times a day i.e. breakfast, lunch & dinner prepared cook, Accommodation in teahouses/lodge entire the trekking and camping /tented during the peak climbing, All staff tent, member tent, kitchen tent, dining tent, toilet tent, shower tent with shower equipment, table and chairs, hot water bag for bed and Pillow and – cooking utensils for trekking, A english speaking professional trekking guide license holder, porters ( 1 porter carries the luggage up to 25 kgs of 2 participants during the trek), climbing guide, insurance for the Nepalese staff, Entry Permit for Makalu & Sagarmatha Permits fee, Tims Permit per person, all necessary transportation/arrival & departure by private vehicles.
Expenses of personal nature, personal gears, hard/soft drinks, personal medication, rescue in case of emergency, flights ticket i.e. Kathmandu/ Tumlingtar/ Lukla/ Kathmandu & Tipping (tips).
Extra: Kathmandu/ Tumlingtar/ Lukla/ Kathmandu roundtrip airfare US$253.00 per person. (inlcudes insurance surcharge and fuel surcharge/subject to change.
|Trek Region:||N/A||Starts in/ Ends in:||Tumlingtar/Lukla|
|Trek Duration:||26 days (21 days trek)||Type of trek:||Lodge/home stay|
|Best Season:||March to May and September to November|