Mera peak is the uppermost trekking peak in Nepal – it has a mountainous trouble grade. It is an actually challenging snow trek with upfront climbing. Mera Peak climbing is appropriate for all fit trekkers who provocation to dream of standing on a Himalayan conference. It is also best for all knowledgeable trekkers looking for a thrilling expedition style tented camping trek and climbing trip in Nepal. We have years of experience in forming such expeditions and have the proficiency to ensure that you have every possible chance of achievement to climb Mera Peak and glorying in attainment the conference of your fantasy.
Mera Peak is one of the most fascinating trekking peaks in Nepal as it involves a culturally stimulating journey through remote picturesque villages and forests. It is an exciting, scenically stunning mountain becoming popular among trekkers and climbers as it is the highest trekking peak in Nepal. Situated at the edge of famous Khumbu region its summit panorama takes in five of the wrold’s 8000m peaks – Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse and Choyu and many other peaks.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu (1,350m/4,428ft)
Day 02: Exploration in Kathmandu
Day 03: Fly to Lukla & trek to Chutang (3,020m)
Day 04: Chutang to Thuli Kharka (4040) via Zatrwa La pass (4,943m)
Day 05: Thuli Kharka to Kote (4,182m)
Day 06: Kote to Thagnag (4,358m)
Day 07: Rest day for acclimatization at Thagnag (4,358m)
Day 08: Thagnag to Khare (5,045m)
Day 09: Acclimatization at Khare
Day 10: Khare to Mera base camp (5,350m)
Day 11: Base Camp to high camp (5,780m)
Day 12: Summit day and descend to Khare (6,476m)
Day 13: Khare to Kote (4,182m)
Day 14: Kote – Thuli Kharka (4,040m)
Day 15: Tuli Kharka- Lukla (2,840m)
Day 16: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu(1,300m)
Day 17: Free Day in Kathmandu (1,300m)
Day 18: Final Departure from Kathmandu to home (1,300m)
Your delightful journey to the astonishing Himalayas starts from your flight to Kathmandu. Onto your entrance our company representatives will receive you at the Tribhuwan International Airport and guide you to the hotel for check-in and stay overnight. You will have a rest at the hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
You start a directed tour to four of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu. Kathmandu Durbar Square holds the palaces of the unenlightened Kings who ruled over the Kathmandu Kingdom. Pashupatinath houses a blessed Lingum, or the phallic symbol of Lord Shiva. The Aryaghat alongside Pashupati and on the banks of the Bagmati River is a famous funeral site for the Hindus. The Buddhists shrine of Boudhanath is one of the largest stupas in the world, and one of the holiest Buddhist pilgrimage and tourist destinations in Kathmandu. The area of Boudhnath is also famous for over 50 Tibetan Gompas or monasteries. Swayambhu meaning the "the self-existent" is popular among the foreigners as the Monkey Temple owing to the large number of monkey population residing in the area. Bhaktapur Durbar square and Patan Durbar Square are also listed in the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Bhakatpur is an irresistible city with an authentic local lifestyle preserved over centuries of isolation from the hustle and bustle of Kathmandu. While in the city square, you get to admire the Nyata-Pola Temple, the Golden Gate, water spouts and the 55 Window Palace which merge together to provide an ambiance of a magical outdoor theater to its visitors. Overnight at hotel.
This morning you’ll be transported to national airport and fly to Lukla. It takes 35 minutes beautiful flight up to small runway to Tenjin-Hillary airport to Lukla and experience your first breakfasts in the mountains whilst the Our team arranges gatekeepers, while the guide sort and divide the load luggage to be carried by porters. Then, we start our trek more an easy day through the woodland above Lukla. A virtuous trail leads through meadowland to the edge of a lessening forest of rhododendron and pine which clothes the steep hillsides above Lukla. We make stable progress on a good trail, crossing ridges and streams up to ‘kharka’ used for browsing yaks where we’ll stopover for overnight
In the present day we Zatrwa la pass utanga we endure a long day walk around 6-7 hours crossing the Kalo Himal Ridge that splits the Khumbu from the Hinku valley that lead across this ridge is the Zatrwa La, negotiating to the right and finally plunging sharply to Tuli Kharka (big pasture) where there are several basic lodges. We make camp beside the lodges. Remains time rest and relax at the camp after a long walk
In the present day, after a breakfast we endure our voyage plunging to Hinku valley of Gothey. This is a decent place to camp and there are numerous teahouses around and you can visit and go and watch the local standard of living in the residual time.
The subsequent day is another short day as you trek in the tracker of Mera Himal along the ridge of the Hinku Khola. The west bank of the Hinku Drangka northwards, we will take lunch at Gondishung. Out there Gondishung we pass a 200 year-old Gompa constructed lower an enormous sarsen, to burn some juniper at the shrine, and donation that just might ensure a fruitful ascent of Mera Peak. Thagnag is a summer nibbling area with the meekest of lodges and shops starting to grow.
Additional an accommodation day is important here. It is in a excellent setting surrounded by splendid peaks. There is a huge moraine in the north of Tangnag where a beautiful glacial lake, Sabal Tsho is dammed which is definitely worth a visit. A cairn (5,270m/17,290ft) on the flanks of Kusum Kangguru can also be worthwhile and valuable for acclimatization.
In the present day we are heading up from Tagnag towards the Mera Base camp at Khare. We follow the adjacent moraine of Dig Glacier to Dig Kharka, which offers remarkable views of Charpate Himal. The trail climbs through moraines and to the snout of the Hinku Nup and Shar Glaciers and then climbs more sharply to your camping spot at Khare after 3-4 hrs walk
In the present day the guides will carry out the last minute checking of the gears for the climb, and then arrange if any equipment becomes necessary to rent. Thereafter, we shall provide training on peak climbing techniques and the proper ways of using climbing gears such as the ice axe, climbing boots and crampons, harness, ascender, etc. The training will also include using ropes to go up and down. Although it is not mandatory to have prior training for Mera Peak Base Camp, we strongly believe that some training experience will boost your confidence and your climbing skills to increase the chances of scaling the summit as well as to fully enjoy the experience. Overnight at Khare
A very short trek permitting for as much adaptation time and a day walk as you make your way to Mera Base Camp. We first climb to the top of the moraine above Khare and then up a steep slope of scree or snow to reach a boulder strewn bowl below the lower tongue of the Mera Glacier. Reaching the pass Mera La (5,415m/17,766ft) allows us to see remarkable views; we then descend 100m (328ft) towards the Hongu side and set up base camp in the moraine below the ice and we overnight in Mera Base Camp.
Building your way to Mera High Camp can be perilous if it has just snowed, as there are a number of cracks here. You make your way to the top of the rock band, which is noticeable by a large cairn. You set up a high camp and from here the views are outstanding, with Everest, Makalu, Cho Oyu and more penetrating the skyline. This evening we overnight in Mera High Camp.
Today is an immense day, we wake up at 2.30 am around and after a breakfast, the group will put on crampons and rope up before setting out for the summit. From the high camp a well-adapted party will take 3 – 4 hrs to the vital summit of Mera peak. If time and conditions permit we may opt to make the negotiate to the somewhat higher north summit. This excursion adds 2 -3 hours to the day is of a more technical nature than the rest of the climb and the decision as to whether we attempt this will be taken by the trip leader. From the summit can be seen the magnificent views of Mt. Everest, Cho-Oyu , Lhotse , Makalu , Kangchenjunga, Nuptse , Lubuche and Chamlang are outstanding from the summit. You then retrace your steps to Khare after the climb with a rest and some hot soup at high camp on the way down. A long but encouraging day.
Afterward a prodigious flourish of the expedition to Mt. Mera we plunging to Hinku valley to Gothey for our overnight stop at camp.
In the present day, we again climb up through the luxurious forest on the west side of the Hinku Valley to Tuli Kharka below the Zatwra La where we’ll stay.
In the present day, we have a last day for the trek and we start to climb few hundred meters to the Zatrwa La top will be our last climb of the trip. After the top we descending up to Lukla village where we achieve the trekking part and this evening enjoy with staffs at the last dinner at the mountain and overnight.
The flight time to Kathmandu, are program for morning generally, because of the wind in the afternoon, sometime the flight time can be deferred due to bad weather and other reason beyond our command. Anyway we will fly back to Kathmandu and your guide will transfer to hotel. You may have time to relax after long journey and take back your breath and rest at your hotel.
Afternoon is the free day and you can use it for your shopping .In the evening we will drive you for farewell dinner from Leaf Holidays Treks and Expeditions side.
All else soon it’s time to attempt Nepal departure and one appreciates that we can never be cherished, only familiar with this astounding exploit Himalaya.