Located in the Northeast Himalayas of Sankhuwasabha district, Makalu base camp now designated as Makalu Barun National Park (1500sq.km) is the treasured land for varieties of wildlife, flora-fauna. Makalu Circuit Trek takes you to the territory of Sagarmatha (Mt. Everest) National Park from east, between the elevated upland of Tibet and the cavernous subtropical that passes through Arun River.
Mt.Makalu (8.481m) which is the fifth highest peak in the world is the only peak whose shape is a four-sided pyramid among the eight-thousanders. The name “Makalu” refers to Lord Shiva, which is derived from the Sanskrit Maha Kala.
Among eight-thousanders peaks in the world, Mt.Makalu is considered as one of the most difficult mountains to climb. Similarly, Nepal’s Makalu Barun National Park and buffer zone is the only protected area on earth with an elevation gain of 8000m which offers the spectacular views of the Himalayas including Mt. Chamlang (7,319m), Mt. Baruntse (7,129m), Mera Peak (6,654m).
Mostly Rai, Limbu, Gurung community people live in this region. During this trek, trekkers will get chance to explore the beauty of mountain peaks, glaciers, high altitude lakes, pastures, forests and rivers.
As Makalu is the home for varieties of flora-fauna which includes 25 species of rhododendron, 47 types of orchids, and 56 rare plants. And also snow leopard, red panda, musk deer are some of the wildlife found here. Trekkers get to explore the climatic changes from the hills to the Himalayas region.
Thus, Makalu Circuit Trek help to explore the hospitality, cultural diversity and natural beauty of Nepal.
Price Details 2021/2022
The cost for the overall trekking for one person is USD $3000 Discount will be considered for more than two person.
Refund policy: Money will be refunded in only cases where the trekking site is closed, or the trek site is blocked by natural disasters like landslides. The money will not be refunded after the trek has started or you want to stop trekking due to your personal reasons.
Deposits: The total deposit of at least USD500 per person by the trekker should be done. All deposits shall be directly paid to Ktmguide at least 1 month before the event is scheduled.
Cancelation Policy: If you want to cancel your participation, please write to us as early as possible. If the cancelation is made before 30 days of the event, 50% of the deposit will be refunded. If the cancelation is made after full payment and event is confirmed, only 50% of the total paid amount will be refunded.
Disclaimer: In case of cancelation of the event due to unavoidable circumstances like weather and authorities involved, a notice will be published before 30 days of the event. In case of such cancelation, a full refund will be made or offset the amount against any of our upcoming skydiving packages. Ktmguide takes full liability for the recovery of your money without any loss. However, if you cancel the participation in midway, the company will not be able to refund the incurred expenses.
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