• Day 1 Fly Kathmandu to Tumlingtar and drive to Chichila (1,980 m); 3/4 hrs.

    After breakfast, you will fly to Tumlingta, where you will be joined by the rest of the crew members for the journey. From here, you will drive to Chichila, a beautiful small Gurung village. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 2 Chichila to Num (1,040 m); 6 /7 hrs.

    You will wake up early to continue your trek towards the Num village. The trail will go through several villages and mountain forests. Before reaching Num, you will walk along a ridgeline enjoying superb views. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 3 Num to Seduwa (1,500 m); 6/7 hrs.

    The trail descends steeply through lush forests and terraced farms and takes you to the Barun River. Crossing the river, you will ascend steeply to reach the other side. From here onwards, Makalu Barun National Park begins. You will register your entry permits here and move to Seduwa. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 4 Seduwa to Tashi Gaon (2,100 m); 4 /5 hrs.

    You will ascend along with enjoying the view of Ipsuwa Khola on the west and Kasuwa Khol on the east. The trail then crosses hillside through fine villages and paddy fields to take you to lovely Tashi Gaon. These villages are surrounded by wonderful views of the Himalayan mountains. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 5 Tashi Gaon to Khongma Danda (3,500 m); 6/7 hrs.

    Today, the trail will be little challenging as most part includes steep paths. After breakfast, you will ascend through a forest to a stream, and then onto a ridge. Further, you will trek slowly and pass Kharka and follow a series of rough stone stairs to reach the top of the ridge. You will then descend and reach Khongma Danda for a night stay. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 6 Acclimatization day (3,500 m); 5 hrs.

    This is a rest day to acclimate your body with the increased altitude. You will explore the nearby area and spend the day relaxing.

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 7 Khongma Danda to Dobato (3,500 m); 6/7 hrs.

    You will continue trekking towards Shipton Las Pass. From here, the trail will take you to Kalo Pokhari (3,930 m) and passes Keke La (4,170 m). On the way, you will get to see stunning views of Peak 7 (6,758 m), Peak 6 (6,524 m), and Chamlang (7,321 m). From Keke La, you will descend through a beautiful valley and reach Dobato.

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 8 Dobato to Yangla Kharka (3,557 m); 6/7 hrs.

    You will trek through the rich rhododendron forest and reach Barun River. Walk slowly and carefully, as the first couple hours of the trail are steep and arduous. After that, you will be gradually gaining altitude to reach Yangla Kharka. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 9 Yangla Kharka to Langmale Kharka (4,410 m); 5/6 hrs.

    The trail passes through yak pastures, lush forests, and boulder fields. You will reach Merek from where you will get to see tempting Himalayan views. From Merek, you will trek and reach Langmale Kharka. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 10 Langmale Kharka to Makalu Base Camp (4,870 m); 6/7 hrs.

    The trail ascends to Shersong and moves towards Makalu Base Camp. Trekking on flat icy glaciers path along with looking over snow-capped mountains, you will approach Shersong. From Shersong, you will see a dramatic view of Mt. Makalu. Upon reaching Makalu Base Camp, you will get to see breath-taking views of Himalayas. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 11 Explore Makalu Base Camp (4,870 m); 3 hrs.

    Today, you will explore the base camp. Makalu Base Camp is a rocky barren palace with huge Barun Glacier. You will get to see a panoramic view of the south face of Mt. Makalu, Mt. Everest, and Mt. Lhotse. In surroundings, there are several lakes and glaciers that you can walk to witness. Likewise, you will also go on a short excursion to view more beautiful views. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 12 Makalu Base Camp to Yangla Kharka (3,557 m); 6/7 hrs.

    The trail descends through Shershong, Langmale Kharka, and Merek. On the way, you will enjoy the last view of Mt. Makalu. From Merek, the trail descends and takes you to Yangla Kharka for a night stay. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 13 Yangla Kharka to Dobato (3,500 m); 6/7 hrs.

    Following the same route back, you will descend through rock falls, green forests, and valley to reach Dobato. You will also walk along the Barun river bank and descend towards the destination of the day. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 14 Dobato to Khongma Danda (3,500 m); 5/6 hrs.

    The day begins with a steep ascend to Mumbuk. From here, you will trek through lush forest of rhododendron and fir. Crossing Keke La, Tutu La, and Kauma La, you will descend to Khongma Danda. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 15 Khongma Danda to Tashi Gaon (2,100 m); 4/5 hrs.

    You will descend on a long steep trail that goes through the hillside. Further, trekking through dense forests, you will reach back to Sherpa village, Tashi Gaon for night stay. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 16 Tashi Gaon to Seduwa (1,500 m); 4/5 hrs.

    Today, you will retrace the same path as before and pass by Makalu Barun National Park. The trail descends to the Barun River and crosses hillside. Trekking through numerous villages, you will move down to Seduwa. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 17 Seduwa to Num (1,040 m); 4 - 5 hrs.

    Leaving Seduwa behind, you will walk by lush forests. The trial involves many ascends & descends through forests and small villages. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 18 Drive Num to Chichila to Tumlingtar (1,980 m); 6/7 hrs.

    Walking on the same path, you will reach Chichila. From here, you will move towards Tumlingtar where you will be spending the night. 

    • Meals Included: BLD
    • Accommodation: teahouse
  • Day 19 Fly Tumlingtar to Kathmandu (1,380 m); 50 min.

    After a quick breakfast, you will fly back to Kathmandu. You will move to the hotel and relax for the day. Later, in the evening, you will enjoy a farewell dinner organized by the company. 

    • Meals Included: Breakfast & Farewell dinner
    • Accommodation: hotel