Mera Peak Climbing
Nepal is a haven for first time climbers with several treks naturally designed for amateur climbers. Situated among some of the tallest mountain ranges in the world, Mera Peak (6476m) is one of the highest trekking peaks in Nepal which are permitted for climbing by climbers who do not have any prior experience in climbing.
Mera Peak is one of the most scenic and incredible peaks in Nepal. Every year, thousands of mountaineering enthusiasts visit Nepal to climb the mighty Himalayan peaks. Situated in the popular Mt. Everest region, with the mighty Mt. Everest in the background, Mera Peak offers breathtaking and surreal views of some of the tallest mountains in the world including Kanchenjunga, Lhotse, Makalu and Cho-Oyu to transform you to a completely different world.
The climbing of Mera Peak starts after a short flight to the airstrip of Lukla, Mera Peak allows adventure lovers and mountaineering enthusiasts to be a part of the mountain climbing experience in the Himalayas. In addition, lying in the enclosure of Mt. Everest and Kanchenjunga, watching the sun descend from the snow packed gigantic peaks is an experience that will remain etched forever in the memories of the climbers.
Despite the fact that Mera Peak climbing is physically demanding owing to its high altitude, climbing this summit is not technically perilous as the ascent seldom exceeds 40 degrees. Anyone with excellent physical fitness can be a part of this outstanding climbing experience. Climbers in order to get acclimatized to the diverse climatic conditions start from the initial walk through the forests of the Hinku Valley and then move on the higher altitude region. While climbing the Mera Peak, climbers also get an excellent opportunity to familiarize with the colorful local Nepalese and Tibetan tribes.
Splendid forests, alpine environment and picturesque small hamlets where Sherpas still graze yaks and cook on fire make this Mera Peak climbing an unforgettable experience. The simplicity of life, unbelievable hospitality and unparalleled natural beauty allow the climbers to take their excitement levels to new heights. Being an easy grade climb, Mera Peak climbing is one of the best ways to be a part of a life changing mountaineering experience. Savor the joy and thrill of trekking in a beautiful valley for an unparalleled travel experience.
Itinerary in Details
Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport (TIA) Kathmandu
You will be welcomed by our staff and transferred to your hotel. Our airport representative will explain the program upon arrival. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast
Day 02: Trek preparation and Kathmandu Valley Sightseeing Tour
Sightseeing of World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu Valley including: Kathmandu Darbar Square, Swayambhunath Temple, Boudhanath Stupa & Pasupatinath Temple. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast
Day 03: Fly to Lukla (2804m) and trek to Chutok (2800m) 3 hrs
An early morning start takes us to Tribhuwan international Airport in Kathmandu for the25 minute scenic flight to Tenzing and Hillary Airport at Lukla at 2804meters. On arrival at the airport our guide will brief you and introduce our porters before we begin our trek towards up to the Chutok La pass at 2945meters and over night at Chutok at elevation of 2800meters. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 04: Trek to Zatrabok (4600m) via Zatrawala Pass (4704m) 6 hrs
Today, we trek from Chutenga to Zatrawala Pass (4610m.) and then to Zatrabok (4704m.). Along the trail, we will trek steep ascent to cross Zatrawala Pass. From Zatrawala Pass, we can enjoy the spectacular views of Numbur Himal, Kongdi RI, Karyolang peak and many others. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 05: Trek to Kothe (3600m) 5 hrs
We start our trek from Zatrabok and do camping at Kothe. We have to take a steep descent trail to reach Kothe. Along the trail, we would be fortunate enough to find juniper and rhododendron. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 06: Trek to Tangnang (4356m) 5 hrs
After having food at Kothe, we trek to Tangnang (4356m.) (Sabal Tsho-Lake) penetrating Hinku valley the path is gradual ascent and we will enjoy the scenic views of Kusum Kanguru. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 07: Acclimatization
We would take rest at Tangnang for acclimatization. Today, we go around the valley to explore the local culture and enjoy the scenic view stunning peaks and glaciers. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 08: Trek to Khare (5045m) 4 hrs
Climb up along the lateral moraine of the glacier, provides interesting view of Mera Peak. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 09: Acclimatization at Khare
We take rest at Khare for acclimatization as we are preparing ourselves for climb Mera. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 10: Trek to Mera La (5415m) and Base Camp (5300m) 5 hrs
Progressing along the snowy glacier, we approach the pass the slope becomes steep. Overnight at tented camp, inclusive of full board meals
Day 11: Trek to High Camp (5800m) 5 hrs
One of the best parts of the trek. Stunning panoramas of giant mountains rising above 7000meters, among the highest on earth: Chamlang (7290meters), Makalu (8475meters) and Baruntse (7220meters) to the east, Everest (8848meters), Lhotse (8501meters) and Nuptse to the north. Continuing westward the peaks of Ama Dablam, Cho Oyo (8153meters) and Kantega fill our view. Overnight at tented camp, inclusive of full board meals
Day 12: Mera High camp to Mera Peak Summit (6461m), return and trek to Khare (4900m) 10 hrs
This is really a big day. The crew wakes up around 1 a.m. for preparation. The climbers also wake up around 2.30 am and have very early breakfast. The group puts on crampons and rope and set up for special journey to the summit. If we are a well-acclimatized group, it takes around 4-6 hours to reach the summit of Mera central for. From the summit, can be seen the spectacular views of Mt. Everest (8,848m), Cho-Oyu (8,210m), Lhotse (8,516m), Makalu (8,463m), Kanchenjunga (8,586m) Nuptse (7,855m), Chamlang (7,319m), Baruntse (7 ,129m) Ama Dablam (6,812m) Kangtega (6,779m) and many more.
After achieving the summit, we retrace our steps down to high camp. After having a rest accompanied by some hot soups/tea at the high camp, we will continue down to Khare for the night's rest. Overnight at tented camp, inclusive of full board meals
Day 13: Reserve day for Contingency
There is no such guarantee that we can get quite a favorable weather on our planned day for the summit (day 12), so this day is used as a contingency in case if we are unable to summit the Mera due to bad weather condition or some other reasons. If weather became exceptionally unfavorable we wisely have to postpone the program of summiting the peak on day 13. Sometimes somebody in the group may get some problems in acclimatizing well enough to make the ascent; the day can be used in that condition too. If the trip goes smoothly, we do not need this spare day. Overnight at tented camp/guesthouses, inclusive of full board meals
Day 14: Trek to Khothey (3600m) hrs
Leaving the mountains behind us our descent takes us through Tangnag before continuing back to Khothey 3600meters. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 15: Trek to Zatrabok, 6 hrs
Trekking from Kothe to Zatrabok provides good experience of alpine vegetation like huge rhododendron forest. Besides, camping in the green hills and, after going over a series of high passes, learning more about the Nepali and Sherpa people is a new taste to any new visitor. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 16: Trek to Chutenga, 6 hrs
It is our turn to trek from Zatrabok to Chutenga. The trail is ascending till Zatrawala Pass and the trail descends afterwards till Chutenga. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 17: Trek to Lukla, 5 hrs
Today, we trek from Chutenga to Lukla and overnight in a teahouse. The trail we walk along moves downhill all the way to Lukla. We trek through forests of fir, rhododendron, oak, juniper and local vegetation. We also enjoy the views of Numbur Himal, Kongdi RI, Karyolang peak, etc. Overnight at guesthouse, inclusive of full board meals
Day 18: Fly to Kathmandu
Enjoying your last glimpse of the mountains you have recently visited for one last time on the 25 minute Scenic flight back to Kathmandu. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breafast
Day 19: Leisure day in Kathmandu, in case of bad weather in Lukla. Overnight at hotel, inclusive of breakfast
Day 20: Transfer to Airport for your onward Journey. "Farewell"
OUR SERVICES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING DURING THE TRIP:
- Airport / Hotel / Airport pick up & transfer by private car / van
- Four nights accommodation with breakfast at a 3-star category hotel in Kathmandu
- Guided city tour in Kathmandu by private car / van / bus
- Mera peak climbing permit fees
- Full board meal during camping, prepared by our cook with tea & coffee
- Twin sharing tented accommodation and equipment during the camping trek. (We will provide fully water proof two men tents, dining tents, kitchen gears, dining table, chairs, toilet tents, shower tent etc.)
- A government licensed English speaking guide during the trek and climb
- The required number of staff and porters to carry your luggage during the trek
- Food, accommodation, salary, insurance, equipment, medicine for all staff
- General climbing equipment such as rope, ice screw, snow bar etc
- Round trip flight to/from Kathmandu inclusive domestic departure tax
- Nepal Hiking Team duffle bag, down jacket and sleeping bag during the trek
- Nepal Hiking Team T - shirt (yours to keep)
- First aid medical kit
- Boiled and purify drinking water for the trek
- Sagarmatha national park permits fee
- TIMS fee- trekkers' information management system
- Government taxes & office service charge
OUR SERVICES EXCLUDE THE FOLLOWING DURING THE TRIP:
- Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu.
- Your travel insurance.
- Garbage deposit fee US$ 250.00 (Refundable)
- Your travel insurance.
- International airfare and airport departure tax.
- Nepal entry visa , you can obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International
- Airport in Kathmandu. (Tourist Visa with Multiple Entry for 30 days can be obtained by paying US $ 40 or equivalent foreign currency. Similarly, Tourist Visa with Multiple Entry for 90 days can be obtained by paying US $ 100. Please bring 2 copies of passport size photos.) (US$ 40 per person) you obtain a visa easily upon your arrival at Tribhuwan International Airport Kathmandu for 60 days from date of issue.
- Items of a personal nature such as alcoholic drinks, cold drinks, laundry.
- Personal trekking and Climbing Equipment.
- Any others expenses which are not mentioned on Price Includes section
- Tips for trekking/climbing staff and driver.
*Trip Cost: US$ 2400.00*
Get USD 150.00 OFF per person
For a booking of four or more people.
Trip Length: 20 days
Activities: Sightseeing, trekking, climbing
Difficulty: Very Strenuous
Max Elevation: 6,461m/at Mera peak submit
Meal: Full board on trek, Breakfast at Kathmandu
Accommodation: Hotel, guesthouse and tent
Best Month: Sept - Nov. and March - May
Group Size: 02 Minimum and 12 Maximum
Sightseeing tours of historical UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Kathmandu
Incredible Flights from Kathmandu – Lukla
Awe-inspiring Buddhist Monasteries and Sherpa people
Step inside and experience life as the “mountain people” live, in the heart of Himalayas
Remarkable views of Ice fall
Summit to Mera peak at elevation of 6654 meters
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