Mera Peak-19 Days 19 Days

USD $1800/Person
Trip Code : KAT/MRA01
Accomodation : Lodge and Camping
Duration : 19  Days
Grading : Difficult
Max Altitude : 6440
Activity : Peak climbing
Starts at : Kathmandu
End at : Kathmandu

Overview

Mera Peak is an exciting , scenically and highest trekking peak in Nepal becoming popular among trekkers and climbers. it is suitable for all trekkers who dare to dream of standing on a Himalaya and get opportunity to explore the panoramic view of all the highest peaks around. Technically it is not that difficult but altitude is out there demanding on account of the altitude and our itinerary has been carefully designed for proper acclimatization for the climbers. Our trip begins following a short and exciting flight to the Tenzing Hillary Airport in Lukla and continues walks of several days will take us to area of Mera valley.

TRIP HIGHTLIGHTS

  • Various types of himalayan flora and fauna
  • Beautiful himalayan scenery of Mount Everest, Makalu, Lhotse etc
  • Summit of Mera Peak (6474 Mtr/21235 Ft) one of the highest trek peak in Khumbu

Itinerary

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to hotel (1400 Mtr/4592 Ft)


  Our airport representative  with name board will come to pick up in airport. The tour starts at our hotel in Kathmandu. There will be a full trek briefing this evening and welcome dinner in typical nepali restaurant with nepali cultural dances.
 

Day 2: Sighseeing in Kathmandu


  After the breakfast our city tour guide with luxury vehicle will come to pick you up for the city sightseeing of some UNESCO world heritage sites for  half day.After that your free time for leisure and preparation for the trek.( Exchanging the money,shopping, gear check etc)
 

Day 3: Schedule flight to Lukla and Trek to Paiya ( 2800 Mtr/9184 Ft)


  We fly to the mountain airstrip of Lukla (2,800m) with beautiful views of Himalayan ranges if the weather permited.and start the first day trek with full of energy and enthusiasm. We walk down to Surke crossing bridge. Then steep climb on until Paiya.
 

Day 4: Trek to Pangom( 2850 Mtr/9348 Ft)


   Our day  start with walking in the rhododendron and bamboo forest.it takes 5 hours to get Pangom.
 

Day 5: Trek to Ngingsaw (2745 Mtr/9003 Ft)


  Walk in forest,Crossing  over panggom La and crossing ngigsaw khola(river) in 4 hours of slow walk brings us in ngingsaw. The lodges are very basic as tourist  influence is very low. Not that much views of mountains but flora fauna and culture, tradition of local people can be explore.Mostly people depending on farming.
 

Day 6: Trek to Chatrakhola(3150 Mtr/10332 Ft)


  Today entering to Makalu barun national park.Today is quite  long walk than usual. We walk mostly in forest up and down, steep in some section. About 7 hours of walk takes us in Chatrakhola.
 

Day 7: Trek to Kothe(3550 Mtr/11644 Ft)


  Walking towards the north to the main trails to Mera Peak. We walk Straight through the bamboo and pine forest in the narrow trails in Hunku valley.We continue  walk by the ridge of the river  all the way to Kothe, where we going to spend night.
 

Day 8: Trek to Thagnag(4300 Mtr/14104 Ft)


  After breakfast, we head on towards Thangnag along the river gradually up all the way. It takes 3 hours to get toThagnag.We spend the night in thagnag today.
 

Day 10: Trek to Khare(5000 Mtr/16400 Ft)


  Begin to walk on  landslides moraine and steep climb about 1 hour  take  us to plain pastureland.  Gradually up  for 30 minutes  then steep climb for 1 hours brings us in Khare. Mera peak is just infront of us  in the right side.
 

Day 11: Acclimatization Day in Khare


  After breakfast , we walk up to 5500 Meter range for acclimatization then after lunch  checkup all climbing gears and  we will have some basic coach about climbing, method of  walking  and technique to use climbing gears and so on.
 

Day 12: Trek to Mera Highcamp(5800 Mtr/19024 Ft)


    Two more days of adventure in snow and altitude. We head towards highcamp. Steep climb  of ridge over khare, crossing the  gradually up terrain of rock then brings us in snow line. From there we should use crampon all way to  highcamp and walk 3 more hours on snow field gradually up, zigzag and some steep sections.Mera highcamp is in altitude of 5800 Meter. Lot chance to get headache,recommended to take more liquid. Foods are not in menu choice but the superior foods will be served.
 

Day 13: Mera Summit and Back Down to Khare


  We start quite early,We wake up at 1 AM, Breakfast at 1:30  by 2 AM we leave from highcamp. Technically it is not tough but too far distance to get to summit.After summiting, fully enjoy the incredible views of all the mountain surrounding us. Can get 360  best panoramic views. After spending 30 minutes, descent down to high camp for some hot soups, then  we descend down to khare for night stay.
 

Day 14: Trek to Kothe (3550 Mtr/11644 Ft)


   After late breakfast,  we  descend down slowly, same trail which we took on the way up.  We will have lunch in Thagnag then following the Hunku river  with easy walk, because of gradually down wards. we will spend night in Kothe.
 

Day 15: Trek to Chatra La/Thuli Kharka (4300 Mtr/14104 Ft)


  We walk in forest gradually  downward for  1 hour, after the lunch   steep climb in rhododendron  forest  until Chatra la.
 

Day 16: Trek to Lukla (2610 Mtr/8560 Ft)


   After the breakfast, our walk begins  with steep climbing  on pasture then terminal moraine until chatra la. Then Steep descend  until Lukla. Small trails on the steep hill looks dangerous , so should be very careful until lunch place in Kharka Teng. After that the trails become more natural and easy to descend down.
 

Day 17: Scheduled Flight to Kathmandu


   Today we have a early breakfast in order to catch the flights,sometimes weather doesn’t permits, should be patient for the waiting. It takes about 30 minutes to get to Kathmandu.
 

Day 18: Liesure day in Kathmandu


   Trip is over now, you can take your own time for shopping,sightseeing and relaxing.Thamel area is full of shops and restaurants and coffee shops for those who want a more relaxing day.We will have the farewell dinner in typical  Nepali restaurant  with nepali cultural music and dances to celebrate the successful completion of our journey.
 

Day 19: Flight Back to home


  You will be transfer to airport for final departure.

What's included

  • All airport/hotel pick ups and drops within Nepal
  • Flight Fare for both way (KTM-LUA-KTM)
  • All trekking permits and Climbing Permits
  • All Meals (Breakfast , Lunch and Dinner ) During the trek and climbing period
  • 3 Star hotel accomodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • All ground transportation on a comfortable vehicle as per the itenerary
  • An experienced English speaking and government licensed trekking guide and Climbing guides
  • All Climbing Gears
  • All Camping Equipment for Base Camp during Climbing
  • Porter Services(2 Trekkers : 1 Porter)
  • Medical kit incase of Emergency
  • Insurance for Naepali Staffs
  • Sleeping Bag for the trek
  • Welcome and farewell dinner
  • Staffs Cost including their Salary, food , accomodation and equipments

What's not included

  • Nepal Visa Fee
  • Personal Trekking gears
  • International Flight fare
  • Lunch and Dinner in the city , extra night accomodation in Kathmandu in case of early arrival or late departure and early return from the trek due to any reason than the scheduled itenerary
  • Any rescue cost
  • Tips for Guide and Staffs
  • Personal Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses as phone calls, laundry , Bar, Battery charge, extra porter, shower and bottled or boiled water
  • Helicopter charter flight
  • Excess baggage charges ( can be carried only 15 Kg including in Airfare)

Good to Know

Head
  • Warm Hat
  • Cap
  • Face Mask /Muffler

Upper Body
  •  
  • Wind stopper/Waterproof Jacket
  • Down Jacket
  • Fleece Jacket/ trousers
  • Thermol
  • T-Shirts
  • Woolen gloves/Water/wind proof gloves

Lower Body
  • Trekking Trousers(light weight long Paint)
  • Underwear
  • wind stopper/waterproof Paint
  • Fleece or woolen pants

Accessories
  • Medium Rucksack (50-70 Ltr)
  • Small Day Pack
  • Personal Medical Kit
  • Chapstick/Sunscreen
  • Water bottle
  • Large Duffel bag
  • Trekking Pole
  • Hand Towel
  • Head lamp with extra Batteries
  • Sun Glasses with UV protection
  • Spare batteries for Camera and Flash Light
  • Suitcase (For stored in Kathmandu hotel for not needed items for trek)

Feet
  • Thin Lightwear/heavy poly or wool Socks
  • Sandals
  • Trekking Boot
  • Gaiters
  • Spare Shoes

Equipment List for Climbing
  • Snow Goggles
  • Thick Socks
  • Gloves
  • Gaiters
  • Wind Stopper Jacket and Trousers
  • Big Rucksack (Minimum 40 Ltr )

(Rest All equipment will be provided by Khumbu Alpine Travel)

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