Mera Peak — at an elevation of 6461m is the highest trekking peak allowed to scale by climbing enthusiast and there is no doubt that it is the best peak to grab the thrilling adventure experience and unmatchable panoramic view of the Himalayas stretching from northern Cho Oyu to Everest until eastern Makalu and Kanchenjunga.
Mera Peak climbing is one of the most exciting, challenging and stunning routes of Lower Everest region and getting popular among the travelers nowadays. It is one of the best trips for all kinds of adventure lovers who want to enjoy the less technical climb on the peak situated at the very remote region with one of the best view of the world highest Himalayas you will ever see.
Nepal has 8 out of 14 eight-thousanders of the world and Mera Peak Summit offers the grand vista of 5 of them — Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Kanchenjunga (8586m), Lhotse (8516m), Makalu (8463m) and Mt Ch Oyu (8201m) — along with several other 6000m and 7000m peaks of the Himalayan range.
Mera Peak Climbing trip starts with a scenic flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and follows the route to enter into the wilderness of Hunku valley passing small settlements, oaks and rhododendron forest, deep river gorges, grazing pastures and meadows. On arrival to Khare, our climbing team will brief you with instruction about climbing style, gears use, climbing technique and all other necessary information required for the successful attempt to summit.
This 17 days trip to climb Mera Peak is an awesome journey into the remote landscapes and settlements following the lower Everest trails and there are other not-so-popular yet adventurous routes through high passes and arduous terrains too. And some popular routes include Mera Peak with Everest Base Camp — 26 days and Arun Valley to Mera Peak Climbing — 21 days.
Day 1Arrival in Kathmandu and transfer to HotelDrive: 30-45 min | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Dinner
Day 2Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing and Preparation Day for ClimbingDrive: 3-4 hrs | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Breakfast
Day 3Morning Flight from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Paiya (2730m / 8956 ft)Drive: 30min | Flight: 25min | Walk: 5- 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 4Trek from Phakding to Pangkoma (2850m/ 9350 ft)Walk: 5 - 6 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 5Trek from Pangkoma to Nigmsa (2745m / 9005 ft)Walk: 4 - 5 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 6Trek from Nigmsa to Chetrakhola (3150m / 10334 ft)Walk: 6.5 – 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 7Trek from Chetrakhola to Kothe (3600m / 11811 ft)Walk: 6 – 6.5 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 8Trek from Kothe to Tangnang (4350m / 14271 ft)Walk: 3 – 4 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 9Rest and Acclimatization Day at TangnangWalk: 3 – 4 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 10Trek from Tangnang to Khare (5045m / 16551 ft)Walk: 2 – 3 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 11Trek from Khare to Mera Base Camp (5300m / 17388 ft)Walk: 5 – 6 hrs | Accommodation: Tented Camp | Meals: B, L, D
Day 12Climb from Base Camp to High Camp (5780m/ 18963 ft)Walk: 3 – 4 hrs | Accommodation: Tented Camp | Meals: B, L, D
Day 13Successful Mera Peak Summit (6654m) and back to KhareWalk: 8 – 9 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 14Reserve Day for Contingency
Day 15Trek from Khare to Khote (3600m / 11811 ft)Walk: 6 - 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 16Trek from Khote to Thuli Kharkha (3440m / 11286 ft)Walk: 6 - 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 17Trek from Thuli Kharkha to Lukla (2840m / 9317 ft)Walk: 6 - 7 hrs | Accommodation: Local Teahouse | Meals: B, L, D
Day 18Morning Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to HotelFlight: 25 min. | Drive: 30-45 min | Accommodation: Hotel | Meals: Breakfast and Dinner
Day 19Final Departure | Rest Day at Kathmandu Valley | Other Travel Plan
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 trip is safely coursed. We truly understand the essentiality 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.
Room to Customize
Standard itinerary and route plans are typically designed considering the average level of fitness of travelers and level of altitude gain on the trek (and multiple other factors) which can be modified as per the interest, time and budget plan of travelers. There is always a room for customization of the given standard itinerary if it does not meet your way of interest and then please pass your opinion. You may want to stay in Kathmandu by yourself or maybe do sightseeing around by yourself; we will give you more information to do it by yourself if you ask us.
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. 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.
We, ourselves feel that the group size of maximum 12 pax is an ideal size to run the trip. However, we have also arranged the plan for large students groups, employee groups and able to organize such trip for groups upon request. All of our trekking plans 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.