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Makalu ( 8463m ) Expedition

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Trip Fact

Elevation: 8,481 m (27,825 ft) [1]

Ranked: 5th

Prominence: 2,386 m (7,828 ft)

Listing: Eight-thou sander

Location on: Nepal/Tibet border

Location: Khumbu, Nepal / Tibet, China

Range: Himalayas

Coordinates: 27°53′21″N 87°05′19″

ECoordinates: 27°53′21″N 87°05′19″E

First ascent: May 15, 1955 by Lionel Terray and Jean Couzy

Easiest route: snow/ice climb

Makalu (8,462m) is the fifth highest mountain in the world which is located on the border of Nepal and Tibet. It is also consider as one of the most difficult expedition among all 8,000m mountains. It is located at 19 km south-east from Mount Everest. There is another part of Mt. Makalu which is Kangchungtse or Makalu II (7,678 m) which lies about 3 km (2 mi) north-northwest of the main summit. The first attempt on Makalu was made by an American team in 1954 which was the first expedition in Himalaya. Then in may 15 1995 Makalu was first climb by a French team.

Day 01: Arrival

After arrival at Tribhuwan international airport Kathmandu, The representative of Actual Adventure Pvt. Ltd. will help you to take you and check at the hotel and will brief you about your daily activities. Night at desire hotel in Katmandu

Day 02: Prepare expedition in Kathmandu

In this day we will prepare for our expedition.

Day 03: Briefing Expedition in Ministry in Kathmandu

In this day you will be briefed by our guide about expedition in ministry

Day 04: Fly to Tumlingtar

Then we fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and camp there or go in lodge.

Day 05: Tumlingtar to Kuwapani

Then we trek from Tumlingtar to Kuwapani and camp there.

Day 06: Kuwapani to Chichila

Then we trek from Kuwapani to Chichila and camp there.

Day 07: Chichila to Num

Then we trek from Chichila to Num and camp there.

Day 08: Num to Seduwa

Then we trek from Num to Seduwa and camp there.

Day 09: Seduwa to Tashigaun

Then we trek from Seduwa to Tashigaun and camp there.

Day 10: Tashigaun to Khongma La (Danda)

Then we trek from Tashigaun to Khongma La (Danda) and camp there.

Day 11: Khongma La (Danda) to Mumfuk

Then we trek from Khongma La (Danda) to Mumfuk and camp there.

Day 12: Mumfuk to Yangle Kharak

Then we trek from Mumfuk to Yangle Kharak and camp there.

Day 13: Yangle Khark to Merak

Then we trek from Yangle Kharak to Merak and camp there.

Day 14: Merak to Sersung

Then we trek from Merak toSersung and camp there. Then half day rest for a acclimatization.

Day 15: Sersung to Makalu Base camp
Then we trek from Sersung to Makalu Base camp and camp there.

Day 16-47: Climbing Period for Makalu (8463m)

In this time period we will climb the mountain

Day 48: Makalu BC to Mumbuck

Then we will trek back to mumbuck from Makalu base camp and camp there.

Day 49: Mumbuck to Khongma La (Danda)

Then we will trek back from mumbuck to Khongma La (Danda) and camp there.

Day 50: Khongma La to Seduwa

Then we will trek back from Khongma La (Danda) to Seduwa and camp there.

Day 51: Seduwa to Chichila

Then we will trek back from Seduwa to Chichila and camp there.

Day 52: Chichila to Tumlingtar

Then we will trek back from Chichila to Tumlingtar and camp there.

Day 53: Tumlingtar to Kathmandu

Then we will flight back to Kathmandu and ocernight at hotel.

Day 54: Kathmandu

You can roam around Kathmandu valley or you can do shoping.

Day 55: Departure

After breakfast we will transfer you to Tribhuvan International airport (TIA) three hour before your flight you have to reach there

Cost includes

  • 6 Nights accommodation in Kathmandu with bed & Breakfast- hotel 3 star.
  • Permit fee of Makalu 1-8463m Expedition
  • Food for Trekking and Expedition period for Makalu
  • Staff: Base camp Guide, Cook, Cook helper
  • Porter from Tumlingtar to Base camp & Base camp to Tumlingtar
  • Kathmandu -Tumlingtar - Kathmandu flights with Cargo 50 KG Per member
  • Equipment allowance, daily allowance for Liaison officer, expedition crew
  • Insurance for Nepalese expedition crew.
  • 1 tent for 1 person for Base camp of Makalu
  • Mat, dining tent, Toilet tent, Mess tent, Store tent, Table and chairs trekking for the expedition
  • Local transportation in Kathmandu (Airport-hotel-airport)
  • Emergency Oxygen -Mask and regulator
  • Satellite phone (Pay calls)
  • Fare Well dinner

Cost does not include

  • PERSONAL equipment for climbing & trekking
  • Personal & medical Insurance of expedition
  • Climbing food, Gas & stove above Base camp
  • Lunch & dinner in Kathmandu
  • Emergency Rescue evacuation by helicopter in case needed
  • Walkie Talkie permit & Satellite phone permit
  • Oxygen & Mask -regulator
  • Personal expenses
  • Bar Bills & beverage
  • Garbage Deposit and Deposit fee will be not refunded if the clients
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