Mera Peak and Everest Base Camp Trekking is one of the attractive adventure routes on the foothills of the Himalayas providing the best opportunity to climb the highest trekking of Nepal and visit base camp of world highest mountain.
Mera Peak — at an elevation of 6476m is the highest trekking peak allowed to scale by climbers and there is no doubt that it is the best peak to climb as the panorama of mountain view from the summit is unmatchable. In clear blue sky, one can witness more than twenty mountain peaks including 5 eight thousanders — Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m), Mt. Lhotse (8516m), Mt. Makalu (8486m) and Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m) — world 1st, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th highest peaks.
Everest Base Camp Trekking is one of the dream journeys for any trekkers and best chance to observe the cultural and natural beauty of the people and Himalayas. Walking through the Sherpa villages and visiting their monastery is an amazing to experience to collect and there are views of the mountains all along the trail which is nice and soothing to keep going to reach until reaching the destination.
If the given itinerary is too long but still want to Climb Mera Peak — 19 days.
1 Pax: USD 2897
2 – 3 Pax: USD 2567
4 – 7 Pax: USD 2387
8+ Pax: USD 2327
Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu : Picked Up from the airport and transfer to the Hotel Drive: 30 minutes | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Welcome Dinner
Day 2Free Day in Kathmandu Optional: Join our free walking tours – starts at 10am – Walk to Monkey Temple (Rs 200 Entrance Fee) – Visit National Museum (Rs 500) – Kathmandu Durbar Square (Rs 1000) – finish at 4pm
Walk: 2 – 3 hours | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Breakfast
Day 3Morning Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Phakding (2610m / 8563 ft)Drive: 30min | Flight: 25min | Walk: 3- 4 hrs | Meals: B, L, D
Day 4Trek from Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286 ft)Walk: 5 - 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 5Rest and acclimatization day at Namche Bazaar (3440m/11286 ft)Walk: 4 - 5 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 6Trek from Namche Bazaar to Tyangboche (3870m/12697 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 7Trek from Tyangboche to Dingboche (4410m/14468 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 8Rest and Acclimatization Day: Visit Chukung Valley Walk: 4 – 5 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 9Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m/16109 ft)Walk: 4 – 5 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 10Trek from Lobuche to Gorakshep (5120m/ 16798 ft): Side Trip to EBC (5364m / 17598 ft.) Walk: 7 – 8 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 11Sunrise Climb to Kala Patthar (5545m / 18192 ft.) and trek to Pheriche (4240m/ 13911 ft)Walk: 7 – 8 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 12Trek from Pheriche to Namche Bazaar (3440m / 11286 ft)Walk: 6 – 7 hrs | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: B, L, D
Day 13Trek from Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2840m/9318 ft)Walk: 6 - 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 14Trek from Lukla to Thuli Kharkha (4320m / 14713 ft)Walk: 6 - 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 15Trek from Thuli Kharkha to Kothe (3600m / 11811 ft)Walk: 5 - 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 16Trek from Kothe to Tangnang (4358m)Walk: 3 - 4 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 17Trek from Tangnang to Khare (5045m / 16551 ft)Walk: 3 - 4 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 18Rest and acclimatization day at KhareWalk: 3 - 4 hrs | Accommodation: Tent | Meals: B, L, D
Day 19Trek from Khare to Mera Base Camp (5300m / 17388 ft)Walk: 4 – 5 hrs | Accommodation: Tent| Meals: B, L, D
Day 20Climb from Base Camp to High Camp (5780m)Walk: 3 – 4 hrs | Accommodation: Tent| Meals: B, L, D
Day 21Mera Peak Summit (6461m) and back to KhareWalk: 8 - 9 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 22Trek from Khare to Kothe (3600m) Walk: 5 - 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 23Trek from Kothe to Thuli Kharka (3440m) Walk: 5 - 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 24Trek from Thuli Kharka to Lukla Walk: 6 - 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 25Morning Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to HotelFlight: 20-25 min | Drive: 4 – 5 hrs | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: B, L, D
Day 26Free Day in Kathmandu (Contingency Day)Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Breakfast
Day 27Final Departure | Other Travel Plan
CLIMBING GEARS AND EQUIPMENTS:
These are the basic personal items needed for your journey to Mera Peak
FREE WALKING TOUR: This is an optional walking adventure on the outskirts of Thamel area, which will surprisingly take you to popular Buddhist shrine – Monkey Temple (original name Swayambunath Stupa) and Kathmandu Durbar Square (House of Virgin Living Goddess) after a quick peek at the National Museum. It is around 6km walk, takes 1.5 hrs walk starting and ending from/to Thamel. It is a guided tour; however the entrance fees to these heritage sites must be pay by travelers themselves. [Monkey Temple – Rs 200, Kathmandu Durbar Square – Rs 1000, National Museum – Rs 150]. We start at 10am in the morning (after breakfast) and finish before 4pm (time can vary).
SAFETY CONCERN: Your safety is our top concern while organizing outdoor and adventure plans. Our leaders and crew members are experienced professionals who will make sure that the trip is safely in course. We truly understand the need of information flow and risk management to provide the best experience. Our trekking arrangement includes the proper clothing, supplies of equipment and gears, high altitude prevention measures and remedies to provide the carefree adventure in the Himalayas.
STANDARD TRIP: Standard itinerary and route plans are typically designed considering the necessary number of days to complete the trek for average fit travelers and level of altitude gain on the trek (and multiple other factors) which can be modified as per the interest, time, experience and budget plan of travelers. On the given adventure plan, we have included the most important items necessary for the trip and the cost for it and quoted to provide a general idea of the cost of the trip with minimum number of days required to complete the trip.
CUSTOMIZE TRIP: We can organize a trip to every style and provide our service as required by the travelers. There are few items like leader, permits etc, which are mandatory to provide from the agency whereas there are also several alternatives to design the trip as suited. Any customization of the standard itinerary will change the trip price accordingly. We always like to hear what you have to say. We are always happy to assist your valuable travel holidays in your manner with the best information that suits your way of traveling.
ACCOMMODATION IN KATHMANDU
We need to have 4 nights’ accommodation in Kathmandu (before and after the trip) for preparation, rest, and contingency. We provide twin sharing room at Hotel Nepalaya on BB Plan for your trip. If you choose to book your own accommodation in Kathmandu, 50 USD per person is discounted from trip price.
If you prefer to select your own accommodation, then you are free to do so and find a place suitable to your interest. Alternatively, you can suggest a name, and we shall book that place for you.
GROUP SIZE: All of our adventure trips are accompanied by specialized local leaders, guides, porters and assistant guides (as required) who will always ensure your safety and comfort at every part of the journey. We found that the group size of 8 is the optimal size to run these trips, however we can organize a trip plan for any group size upon the request.
Group of More than 8: We also have a good experience of handling big groups of volunteers, employees, students, and able to organize a trip plan upon request. Please kindly submit your group size information, and we will garnish a proper trip plan and price for you.
It is your travel plan; you can choose what you want to do, of course with a lot of information first. Feel free to submit and share your travel ideas, and we shall get back to you with more thoughts in no time.