Mera Peak Climbing
In Nepal there only few peaks are permitted to climb. Mera peak is 18th highest peak among the permitted peak to climb. It is situated at 11 km south of Mt. Everest (world’s tallest mountain). Himalayan rock and ice are the difficulty in this climb. Due to which it will be thrilling activity on climbing this peak. Khumbu region is very exhilarating where mera peak lies. Its height is 6461 m due to which it looks tiny in front of 8000 m mountains. It is not challenging and technical to climb. But there should be good accumulation with the high altitude. Some professional climbing equipment like ice axe and crampons are compulsory training is required
Our climbing to Mera peak starts from Kathmandu. Paiya, Pangkoma, Nigmsa, Chhatra Khola, Tangnang, Khare etc are the some of the beautiful villages in our route. In our way we will be pleased with spectacular view giant mountains all around us which surrounds us in each side. Deep river, Lush green hills, forests of Rhododendron and bamboo are the main attraction of this climb. There are no hotel and lodges on all the places so we need to spend our some nights in tented camp to high land of Himalayas. After completing our destination we will again return back to Kathmandu with a morning flight from Lukla to which will end our climbing.
Mera peak climbing is moderate peak climbing in Nepal. But we should have good physical structure of our body to climb. Autumn and spring season are the most favorable season to climb Mera peak because of the good climatic condition. Without any difficult you can contact to Adventure Mountain Guide to do trekking in any days of the year. We are here to arrange you trekking to your schedule of your holiday.
Grade: Moderate & Expedition
Duration: 16 days
Size of Group: 01+
Region: Arun Valley
Maximum Hight: 6470 m.
Day 01: Arrival to Kathmandu. After landing flight at TIA, representative of Adventure Mountain Guide will warmly receive you. We will move towards the hotel. We will enjoy delicious dinner at night. After dinner we will give brief description of the peak climbing program to Mera Peak.
Day 02: Kathmandu exploration and preparation for The Peak. Today, we spend our day by sightseeing of Kathmandu Valley with guide. We will visit Pashupatinath, which is regarded as the holiest temple of Lord Shiva, Bauddhanath known as Little Tibet and to Swayambhunath known as Monkey Temple. From Swayambhunath, we drive to Kathmandu (Basantpur Durbar Square). Finally, we return hotel and prepare our trek for tomorrow.
Day 03: Fly to Lukla 2800m and Explore day Altitude Sickness. Early morning, we will go to Lukla from Kathmandu valley with a flight. We will enjoy the view of great ranges of mountain through the flight. The view of snow capped mountains from the top is very interesting. After landing at Lukla, we will explore day at lukla and staying overnight at lodge.
Day 04: Lukla to Chhutenga From lukla, it is beginning day step climbing 4 to 5 hours ever green forest with bottom of the Chhetra la and staying at lodge the elevation is 3600m.
Day 05: Chhutenga to Chhetra la thulikharka Early morning after having breakfast we will walk to the rhododendron forest and climb up 6 to 7 hours hard day crossing the Chhetra La Danda 4600m. After the chhetra la 2 hours more walk stay overnight at lodge Thulikhara.
Day 06: Chhatra La to Kothe Today our journey leads us to Hinku valley. We will get the splendid view of nature from this valley. Straight through the bamboo forest, we can enjoy the mesmerizing view of Mera peak. Slowly we will pass Tashing Dingma from tea shops and ahead of the Hinku valley. We will arrive at Kothe at altitude of 3600m.
Day 07: Kothe to Tangnang From Kothe, we will start walking in early morning. Beautiful ridge of Hinku khola in the shadow of Mera peak will be our main path. Lunch will be on the way. Viewing some beautiful monasteries and the glorious view of mountains we will reach Tangnang which will be memorable for life time.
Day 08: Tangnang to Khare Our trail goes in beautiful glacial rivers. In our way we will view some spectacular view of Charpate Himal. This himal climbs up to Khare the best and suitable camping place of that territory. From here, we will view the beautiful north face of Mera peak. In Khare we will stay a cool night.
Day 09: Khare Acclimatization The day of Acclimatization at Khare Mera Base camp is preparation the climbing period and gets general training with our climbing Sherpa and visit to mera la pass return to at khare stay overnight at lodge.
Day 10: Base camp to High camp After spending a cool night at the tented camp of Mera peak base camp, high camp is our next destination. Every step of us will lead us much closer to the summits of beautiful Mera peak. We will have some patience and strength. To reach high camp we need to walk about 4 to 5 hours in snowy trial.
Day 11: High camp to Mera peak summit and back to Khare We will start our journey a bit earlier because we need to walk for about 8 to 9 hours to reach our destination. We will continue our journey until we reach at the top of Mera peak to view the panoramic view around the region. We will return back to Khare down way to rest. We will have night relaxing at the land of Himalayas.
Day 12: Khare to Kothe After fulfilling our dream, we will return back to lowland of Kothe. We will leave the beautiful Mera peak at its natural position and continue our way. We will carry all memory with us and some peictures of Mera peak in our camera. The same trial of Hinku valley will be our returning way. We will spend interesting night at Kothe.
Day 13: Kothe to Thuli Kharka From Kothe, we will climb for about 2 hours to reach Thuli Kharka. We will climb from forest of rhododendron and we view the magnificent view of mountain ranges of Mera peak. This all is in our side screen during the trek. It will take us about 5 to 6 hours to reach at Thuli Kharka and enjoy night.
Day 14: Thuli Kharka to Lukla Today is our last walk of our climb. We will hike for about 2 hours and reach high land of Zatrwa la pass. From the pass, we will see the beauty of nature in the land of Lukla valley. We will see many beautiful ranges of mountains. In Lukla our dinner will be last dinner at the land of himalays. We will spend last night at the land of Himalayas.
Day 15: Lukla to Kathmandu From Lukla we will catch the early morning flight to Kathmandu because the climate may be worse climate during day time. We will be at Kathmandu within 30 minutes. After landing at Kathmandu, we will move towards the hotel room. We will enjoy the leisure time at Kathmandu. We will have party at the night.
Day 16: Final Departure After having a night rest at Kathmandu, we will pack our luggage to march ourselves towards the international airport of Nepal. We have to reach at airport 3 hours before the flight. We will attend a small farewell program organized by Adventure Mountain Guide After then we will catch the flight to return back to the home country. We hope, while returning back to home country you will think for a re visit to Nepal. We hope for your better journey.