Mera Peak Climbing

Duration: 2 Nights 3 Days
  •  Stunning views of the Himalayas including five of the ten tallest peaks in the world
  •  The vibrant culture and unique way of life of the local Sherpas
  •  The enchanting beauty of lush green forests and valleys I the Makalu Barun National Park
  •  The thrill of summiting the highest trekking peak in Nepal- Mera Peak (6,461m)

Mera Peak Climbing takes off into the Makalu Barun National Park and traverses the highest trekking peak of Nepal, Mera Peak (6,461m). While the remarkable journey offers plentiful sights of the majestic mountains in the Everest and Makalu ranges, the company of the Sherpas is glorious as well. Mera Peak Climbing is a mountaineering venture to the summit of one of the most esteemed destinations in the Everest and Makalu-Barun region.

Your arrival at the Tribhuvan International Airport marks the beginning of the journey. After gathering all the necessary equipment and the necessary permits, we head towards the Lukla airport, taking on one of the most thrilling airstrips in the world. The trek begins as we make our way towards Paiya enjoying the company of the Bhote Koshi River. Enjoying the stunning views of Himalayas, the trail makes its way through the vibrant hamlets of Panggom and Ningsow. From Ningsow, we trek on the Pasang Lhamu Trail. The trail gradually ascends and leaves us at the banks of Chhetra Khola. Taking in the lush green forests the journey heads to Kothe which marks our entry to the 3,000m altitude. The trek to Thangnak is filled with mesmerizing views of the Himalayas as we begin to tread on lush pasturelands. The journey heads towards Khare before reaching Mera High Camp from where we take on the Mera Peak (6,461m) heading towards the summit.  The summit of the peak offers delirious views of some of the world's tallest Himalayas in the world including Mt. Everest (8,848m), Lhotse (8, 516m), Cho Oyu (8,188m), Makalu (8,463m), and Kanchenjunga (8,586m) The descent sees us travel back to Khare and retraces the initial route. The gradually descends back towards Thuli Kharka crossing Kothe en route. Crossing the Zatrwa La Pass (4,610m) the next day, we reach Lukla ending our journey.

Trekking to the Himalayas can very quickly be a dangerous affair if careful planning is not executed. And we, here at Manikang, are here to ensure that none of that happens. We pride ourselves on our meticulous planning and services that will make sure your journey will be the one to remember.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu.
  • Day 2/3Climbing Preparation.
  • Day 4Fly to Lukla (40 mins) (2,860m), trek to Paiya (Chutok) (5-6 hours).
  • Day 5Paiya to Panggom 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 6Panggom to Ningsow 4-5 hrs.
  • Day 7Ningsow to Chhetra Khola 7-8 hrs.
  • Day 8Chhetra Khola to Kothe 6-7 hrs.
  • Day 9Kothe to Thangnak 3-4 hrs.
  • Day 10Thangnak to Khare 2-3 hrs.
  • Day 11Khare to Mera High Camp 6-7 hrs.
  • Day 12Mera High Camp to Summit and back to Khare 8-9 hrs.
  • Day 13Khare to Kothe 4-5 hrs.
  • Day 14Kothe to Thuli Kharka 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 15Thuli Kharka to Lukla via Zatrwa La Pass 5-6 hrs.
  • Day 16Fly to Kathmandu.
  • Day 17Departure.
Day to Day detail itinerary

What’s Included

  • Airport pickups and drops in a private vehicle
  • Tented accommodation during the climb
  • Domestic flights (Kathmandu- Lukla -Kathmandu)
  • 3 days camping food during the climbing period includes
  • English speaking, trained and experienced climbing guide (leader) and assistant guide
  • Staff costs including their salary, insurance, equipment, domestic airfare, food and accommodation
  • All necessary paper work; trekking permits and Mera Peak climbing permit
  • Good quality tents and kitchen utensils for camping
  • Group mountaineering (climbing) equipment
  • Medical kit (carried by your guide)
  • All government and local taxes
  • Nepalese visa fee
  • Hotel accommodation in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Accommodation in Lodge during trekking
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges (if you have more than 15 kg of luggage, a cargo charge is around $1.5 per kg)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, early return from mountain (due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Altitude chamber (PAC) or oxygen
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu (and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, internet, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower, etc.)
  • Personal climbing equipment
  • Personal climbing guide if requested
  • Tips for guides and porters