Makalu and Sherpani pass trek is a spectacular trekking experience and an adventurous journey. The Makalu and Sherpani pass leads you through the outstanding tropical vegetation of Arun Valley to the ice fields of Mt. Makalu in the north east of Nepal. Makalu and Sherpani pass trek offer you an adventurous trip to the Makalu Base Camp (5,250m) and close up view (Mt. Makalu 8,481). Makalu and Sherpani pass trek takes you to the remote alpine forest in the high arctic landscapes. It is an amazing opportunity to explore the off-the-beaten-path trails in the Makalu region. Makalu and Sherpani pass is a combination of trails of the Makalu and Everest region. The trek leads you to the breathtaking views of splendid high mountains and landscapes.
You can also explore the Makalu-Barun National Park and witness the endangered animals like Red Panda and Snow leopard. You can experience the culture and tradition of the Rai and Sherpa communities inhabited in the park. The hospitality of the local inhabitants will make you feel like you’re home. The cultural and local diversity of the region will leave you awestruck. The Makalu and Sherpani pass takes you through challenging passes like West col 6190m, Sherpani col 6180m and Amphu Laptsa Pass at 5850m. These passers are the highest passes of the Himalayan Region of Nepal. Nonetheless, you can enjoy a relaxing trek with the spectacular views of Lhotse (8516m), Baruntse (7220m), Chamlang (7319m), Mt. Kanchenjunga massif (8091m) and mt. Everest (8848 m).
Makalu Sherpani Col Pass Trekking Highlights
- Exploration of the remote areas of Makalu-Barun National Park.
- Opportunity to hike through the unique terrains and landscapes of the popular Everest Region.
- Experience the warm hospitality of the friendly sherpas, rai, and Gurung.
- Enjoy a scenic flight of the high mountains from Kathmandu-Tumlingtar and Lukla-Kathmandu.
- Hike across the most challenging passes of Nepal like West Col 6190m and Amphu Laptsa Pass 5850m and Sherpani Col 6180m.
Day 01: Arrive at Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel. Hotel Accommodation.
Day 02: Half day sightseeing tour of Kathmandu, Hotel Accommodation.
Day 03: Fly to Tumlingtar (950 m / 3116 ft) 40 minutes’ flight and Tea House Accommodation.
Day 04: Drive to Chichilla (1,800 m / 5904 ft ) 5 – 6 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 05: Trek to Num (1,500 m/ 4920 ft ) 5 – 6 hours, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 06: Trek to Sedua (1,493 m / 4879f t) 5 – 6 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 07: Trek to Tashi Gaon(2,200m / 7216 ft) 3 – 4 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 08: Rest and explore the culture and heritage of Tashi Gaon (2,200m / 7216 ft) Tea House Accommodation.
Day 09: Trek to Kohma Danda. Approx (3,500 m /11480 ft) . 5 – 6 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 10: Trek to Mumbuk (3,400 m / 11152 ft)5 – 6 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 11: Trek to Nehe Kharka (3,750 m / 12300 ft) 6 -7 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 12: Trek to Sherson (4,600 m / 15088 ft)) 6 – 7 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 13: Side walk along Sherson for acclimatization. Tea House Accommodation.
Day 14: Trek to Higher Makalu BC (4870 m /15,973 ft) 4 – 5 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 15: Trek to Higher Camp at (5,200 m/ 17056 ft) meters. Tea House Accommodation.
Day 16: Trek & Camp near the base of Sherpani col. 5 – 6 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 17: Rest Day for rest and acclimatization. Tea House Accommodation.
Day 18: Trek and camp at the moraine at an altitude of (5,640 m / 18500 ft), Tea House Accommodation.
Day 19: Trek to Panch Pokhari “Five lakes” at (5,480m / 17,975 ft), Tea House Accommodation.
Day 20: Trek to Chukhung via the Amphu Labtsa pass 6 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 21: From Chukhung trek to Thyangboche (3,87 0m/12,694 ft) . 5 – 6 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 22: Trek to Monjo via Namche-Bazar (3,430 m/11,283 ft) 7 – 8 hrs, Tea House Accommodation.
Day 23: Trek to Lukla (2860 m / 9380 ft) for the last camp. Tea House Accommodation.
Day 24:Morning flight back to Kathmandu. 30 minutes, Hotel Accommodation.
Day 25: International Departure to your respective destination.
On availability of your time and interest after your trek, please feel free to choose our DAY TOURS, NEPAL TOURS , Jungle Safaris or other options from our website. Here are some trip extensions that might interest you.