Mera peak climbing – A great mountain climbing experience in Nepal with low risk to the summit.
Mera Peak Climbing – the highest trekking peak in Nepal has been the goal of aspiring high altitude climber is low risk since it was first climbed in 1953. Mera Peak route via hinku valleys and Mera La Pass from Lukla.
Mera Peak is (6654m) the highest trekking peak of Nepal, which is a non-technical climbing peak but still caters to so much thrilling funs while conquering it. Located in the northeast region of the Himalayas of Nepal. Mera peak climbing adventure gives you a great opportunity to get high altitude experience in a relatively shorter time. Few days of trekking to Mera Base Camp via challenging, Mera-La Pass, and exceptionally beautiful Hinku valley is a great trekking experience.
The adventure trek to Mera Peak begins from Lukla. The same day, the expedition to conquer Mera begins. As you begin to gain altitude, make sure your body can digest high altitude before you enter Hinku Valley via elevated Teng La Pass 4600m. Savor the breathtaking views of twin peaks Kusum Kanguru and Lumba Sumba Glaciers during the magnificent walk along the wilderness of Hinku valley until you arrive at Ghotar via Thule Kharka. Gain more elevation and arrive at the Mera Base Camp at Khare.
Acclimatize well before you cross over the elevated Pass Mera La 5415m to get into the lower Base Camp of Mera at 5,300m. Make a move to the last camp before climbing Mera Peak, which lies somewhere around Dig Glaciers. On a clear weather window, follow the instructions of your climbing leader and summit the Mera Peak. Feel proud to stand on the Mera summit, and savor the most beautiful vista of peaks including Mt. Everest, Makalu, and several others looming right before your eyes. The latter half of Mera Peak Climbing Adventure drops down to Khare and retraces the trail back to Lukla.
The highest trekking peak climbing experience in Nepal
Climbing Mera peak with our comfort and success rate style after off the beat wild and non-touristic trekking trail from Lukla to Mera La. Before Base Camp to Mera peak as a local responsible trek agency and sustainable tourism, we use local Sherpa owned mountain guest house to stay and catering. We stay full support tented camp with mattress and hygienic high altitude catering service, back support 24 hours by our staff, and climbing Sherpa above base camp. For safety precautions, we always carry lifesaver oxygen with the mask with the medical kit for first aid with good communication service. Before climbing the Mera Peak our experience Sherpa will demonstrate to you how to climb, the high altitude techniques and use the Mera Peak Climbing gears. That makes more confidence for you to get the summit of Mera Peak. From the summit of Mera Peak, you will able to capture an iconic view of 8000 meters Himalayas, Mt. Everest – 8848m, Lhotse – 8516m, Mt. Makalu – 8363m, Mt Kanchenjunga 8586m and the spectacular view of other Khumbu Himalayan range.
- Airport pick up, drop and sightseeing as per plan by private transport.
- Hotels at Kathmandu as per itinerary on B/B plan
- All meals & accommodation during the trekking and Climbing period.
- All Entrance fee and Climbing permit, necessary logistic for the trek/climbing.
- Domestic airfare and airport to and from Lukla with tax.
- Highly experienced climbing guide support staffs.
- Staffs food, clothing, salary and insurance.
- Travel & Rescue arrangements. (By paying service)
- Welcome & farewell dinner in Kathmandu at typical Nepali restaurant with culture show.
- Two night in tented camp accommodation in Mera Peak Base Camp.
- English speaking trek guide, porter and all camping gears with climbing rope.
- Visa fees to Nepal
- International air fare
- Personal expenses and drinks, bar bills
- (phone calls, laundry, bar bills or extra porters)
- Extra baggage charges for domestic flight (Limit only 15Kg per person)
- Personal trekking and climbing gears for Mera Peak (You can hire in Kathmandu or Chukung – the last village before Mera peak base camp. It cost about 150 to 250 US$ per person)
- Travel and rescue insurance must cover Emergency helicopter rescue and medical
- Lunch & evening meals in Kathmandu.
- Tips for guides, climbing Sherpa and porters (for staff)
Arrive Airport – transfer to Hotel.
In airport, our staff welcome you and transfer to Hotel. Evening short walk around the city and overnight at Hotel.
Kathmandu & city tour. Breakfast and Hotel only.
Breakfast, Kathmandu sightseeing, meet your tour guide and he will show you some highlights of UNESCO places in kathmandu, You will visit Patan City (a old kingdom Bhadgoan and oldest town Kirtipur) and mera peak trek preparation, permit and free time, hotel. B/B plan.
Trek from Lukla to Chuttanga. (3215m) 5-6hrs.B/L/D.
Morning flight to Lukla from kathmandu domestic airport, flight with incredible mountain views north to the Himalayan Range. Lukla is gate-way to the Everest region. Meet our crew in there and begin walk to Chuttanga is quite short but its 4 hours ascent through the forest to Chuttanga. Guest House. B/L/D.
Hiking from Chuttange to Chattra (4100m.) 6-7hrs. B/L/D.
It almost like yesterday and except you get some downhill as well along the forest. You start the morning with 3 to 4 hour ascent to pass of Chattra La at 4290m (La means pass). From the pass you can enjoy the iconic mountain views before your 2 hour descent to Chattra camp.
Chhatra – Kothe ( 3490m) 5-6hrs. B/L/D.
This morning you start off with some downhill. The walking trail descends for about 5 hours through mixed forest down to the river valley. From here you ascend again for about 1 hour, following the river all the way to Kothe. You will see good mountain views today as well and you get your first view of Mera peak.
Kothe – Thagnak (4140m) 5-6hrs. B/L/D.
From Kothe, the trail follows the river upward all the way to Thagnak, Is a small mountain place with few guest house, our stop for the night. Along the way you have amazing views of Mera Peak, Mera La Glacier as well as the surrounding majestic mountains. Small Sherpa village and you can have fun learning more about Sherpa culture here with traditional sherpa stew (soup)
Rest day for acclimatization. B/L/D.
A rest morning, you dont need to pack your things again, today is for letting your bodies rest and acclimatize. If you are feeling good and like to get active in the himalayas, you could go for an acclimatization walk, or explore the village with the scenic view of Himalayas.
Thagnak – Khare (4415m) 5-6hrs. B/L/D.
Today’s trail is all going up to Kharka. You ascend for about 2 hours to Di Kharka and then you have a small steep climb, about 2 hours to Khare. To take your mind off the ascent, you have amazing views of Mera Peak, Kusum Kangaru and many more mountain range to the deep valley. A good day to enjoy being in the alpine zone and get a good rest at your overnight stop in Khare.
Rest day in Khare for acclimatization. B/L/D.
Today is another day for rest before ascending to high summit and let your body adjust to the altitude. Use the time to check your climbing gear or do a day hike from Khare.
Khare – Mera La Base Camp (4915m) 4-5hrs. B/L/D.
It is about one hour rocky mountain walk and some time we may need to use ropes for few steps climb if there are some ice or ice block to Mera La. It is fully tented camp accommodation and our camping crew prepare food and fixed tent. About 5 hours trek.
Mera La – High Camp(5465m) 5-6hrs. B/L/D.
From here it’s gradual uphill climb to high camp. On this day you will have magnificent mountain view including world’s highest Mt. Everest, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho-oyu and other mountain ranges. When you getting more high the view are more wider.
High Camp – Mera Peak 6654m- Khare (4415m) 8-9hrs .B/L/D.
This morning, we start summit climb to Mera early in the morning, with the ascent taking about 5 or 6 hours. The last 100 meters is steep climb to the summit on top of Mera Peak. From top, you will have 360 degree magnificent views to the surrounding mountains higher and lower than it. After taking your photos and getting your breath back, you return back down all the way to Khare, which is a longest day of the expedition. You need to walk straight down hill.
Khare trek to Kothe. Kothe( 3490m) 5-6hrs. B/L/D.
Easy morning after the climbing, we cross small pass uphill and descend down along the same route, rocky trail and step downhill. It is up and down trail and enter Dudh koshi valey.
Kothe to Chattra (4100m.) 6-7hrs. B/L/D.
Today you retrace the trail to Chattra, all the way descent down and down along the pine forest, rhododendron forest, loose stone rocky trail. We left the Mera mountain back and getting close to Lukla. Best view of Mt. Kongde and dudh Koshi valley with Lukla bazaar. Trekking time, approx 7 hours.
Chattra to Lukla (2800m) 4 to 5 hours. B/L/D.
Today you retrace the trail to Lukla and, as this will be the last time you see some of your crew, you will no doubt have a party to celebrate a successful expedition.
Lukla to Kathmandu. Breakfast and Hotel.
This morning you will board the Lukla flight again, this time bound for Kathmandu, free time hotel.
Free morning in kathmandu, breakfast and final depart – transfer to airport.