- The Makalu Barun National Park
- Amazing sceneries of various mountains and peaks
- Crossing the Keke Pass
- Visiting the Sherpa settlements and villages
- Mt. Makalu, Everest and Lhotse
- Makalu Base Camp
Below is an existing itinerary; this is a standard itinerary of ours, but you can customize the itinerary to meet your specific needs. You can prepare the itinerary that is going to work best for you. Your itinerary should be based on your interest. You can make your itinerary unique by adding fun to it. Travel Max Guide gives the topmost value to your customized itinerary because it has experienced trekking guides to make itinerary better as well as make it easier for you to travel and have a good time in Nepal.
Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport at your best time; we love to wait for you. Don’t worry if you are going to arrive there at night; we will come to pick you up. You will be greeted by our representatives and taken to a hotel. There are no activities today; you can relax at your hotel. Thamel is open till midnight; this is the place where your hotel is located. You will find it lively.
The sightseeing that you are going to do, today, comprises of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites, and they can be categorized as Stupas, Temples, and Palaces. The sightseeing can be personalized, according to your interest, and all the effective route planning for the sightseeing will be done by the city guide of TMG, focusing on all the values of your satisfaction like how much time you want to spend, the mode of transportation you want to choose, such as rickshaw, private car, cycle, and it also takes walking distance into account.
Kathmandu Durbar Square
From the hotel where you are staying, nothing is near the Kathmandu Durbar Square. It was a ceremonial site; it was a palace where the would-be kings used to be coronated in the past, now it is a palace cum museum, and to be there is to experience how the royals spend their life. Stand among the monuments, temples, and statues that back to the 17th and 18th century.
Swayambhunath (Monkey Temple)
Be well prepared in advance because this stupa is located at quite an altitude and is more than 2,000 years old. This is the most important of all the Buddhist Stupas in Nepal and has a fascinating face of Lord Buddha on every side, and its base has the stonework of 5 Dhyani Buddhas – Vairocana, Ratnasambhava, Amitabha, Amoghasiddhi, and Aksobhya, and each of these represents the wisdom of Lord Buddha. People flock to this stupa to see the birds-eye view of Kathmandu.
Pashupatinath is as old as the hills, but the Hindu Committees of Nepal, looks after it, such as renovation and maintenance, and there are new adds on in and around the temple. Pashupatinath is the most important temple of Lord Shiva and located not far away from the heart of Kathmandu. Only Hindus are permitted to enter from the main gate to Pashupatinath Temple. As a visitor, you will enjoy the rich combination of architecture from a distance. If you are lucky, then you might see the Hindu Cremation taking place.
Bouddhanath is also a stupa. It is one of the holiest pilgrimages of the Buddhists. It has a white doom just like Swayambhunath, whatever the myth is, it contains the bones of Kasyapa Buddha (Buddha incarnation), while others say it contains the bone of Lord Buddha. Around the base of the stupa are 108 small images of the Dhyani Buddha Amitabha. Go anytime to enjoy these images.
You fly from Kathmandu to Tumlingtar in a small aircraft. From Tumlingtar, you head to Num by a small vehicle, most probably jeep. On the way, there is a village called Chichara, one of the villages of the Gurung people. There is also a forest on the way. Num is located on the top of the hill.
Follow the descending trekking trail that will take you to a cornfield. You are heading to Lumbang. This trekking trail descends further to take you to a jungle as well as suspension bridges. There is also the river called the Arun. From this river, you walk uphill to reach Seduwa.
After breakfast, you follow an uphill trekking trail. It will take you to the Kasuwa Khola, a river, and Gyang. Gyang is a remote village, but it does have a school. From this village, you walk through terraced fields and the forest to reach Hindrungma, Rupisa, and Tashi gaon.
You will walk uphill as well as through the forest. You also cross the stream. You will also reach the top of the hill. There are also meadows on the way. The trekking trail becomes steep to steeper and takes you to Dhara Kharka. After all, we will reach to Khongma Danda.
Today, you will see the superb view of mountains as you trek uphill. The names of these mountains are Chamlang, Peak 6, and Peak 7. You will be walking on the stone steps. Soon, you will be descending. The famous pass you reach is Kike La which is 4000 m plus. Mumbak lies on the slope of the hill from where you can see the stunning view of snow-covered mountains.
You follow the Barun Khola, a river. There, you will cross a bridge. There are moraines and glaciers to be crossed. You see the excellent view of Pyramid Peak, Peak 4, Chamlang, Peak 3, and Peak 5. There is also an alluvial valley which you will have to cross. you can see the excellent view of Makalu.
There is a small pass to be crossed. You ascend as well as descend, and you will see an excellent view of Makalu. An excellent view that you see also includes the view of Peak 6, Peak 7, Baruntse, Everest, and Lhotse. You also cross the boulders to reach the Makalu Base Camp.
The price below is per person. If you have more than 8 people, then please feel free to ask for a discount. Those who love to do a single trip or a special trip with family, friends, and yourself, you can fill up the private journey or a tailor-made journey. According to your requirements, we will send you the price. TMG is happy to serve you very much.