Mera Peak Circuit Itinerary

  • Day 1 Arrival at Kathmandu

    You will arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport. One of our team representatives will welcome you at the terminal of international airport and take you to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to relax. In the evening, you will meet with you guide and he will brief you about the trip. Later, you will have a welcome dinner along with cultural dance. Overnight in the hotel.

    • Accommodation: Lukla
    • Place: Kathmandu
    • Altitude: 1300 Meter
  • Day 2 Drive from Kathmandu to Sotang Shivatar, 12 Hours

    After having breakfast, you will begin your drive on an off-road. The drive will present you beautiful views of the scenery and pass by forests and small villages. As the roads are not pitched, the journey might be tiring yet you will have a good time soaking the natural beauty. You will stay overnight in a lodge. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Place: Shotang Shivatar
    • Altitude: 1579 Meter
  • Day 3 Trek to Khiraule Gomba, 5 Hours

    You will trek to Khiraule Gomba today after having breakfast. On the way, you will reach a tiny little village surrounded by beautiful rhododendron trees. You will also get to see Danfe pheasants, which is the national bird of Nepal. From here, you will ascend along a river with stunning views of Himalayan mountains and reach Khiraule Gomba for the night stay in a lodge. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Himalayan Lodge
    • Place: Khiraule Gomba
    • Altitude: 2600 Meter
  • Day 4 Trek to Cholem Kharka, 4 Hours

    You will ascend through a forested trail. It might get steep at some points. Today, the whole trail will include lovely forests and rivers. Further, you will trek through lovely rhododendron forest all the way up to the Cholem Kharak, your last destination for the day. You will stay overnight in a lodge.

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Himalayan Lodge
    • Place: Cholem Kharka
    • Altitude: 3560 Meter
  • Day 5 Trek to Khola Kharka / Panch Pokhari, 6 Hours

    The trail gradually ascends up to the Panch Pokhari today. On the way, you will get to inhale the heavenly odor of Himalayan incense and herbs. If the weather will be clear, you will get to see impressive views of Dhudkunda Himal and Inkhu Dale. After a long 5 to 6 hours of trekking, you will reach Panch Pokhari, which is the combination of 5 holy ponds. You will stay overnight in a lodge. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Place: Khola Kharka / Panch Pokhari
    • Altitude: 4223 Meter
  • Day 6 Trek to Kothe, 5 hour

    You will cross a small stream and slowly ascends for around two hours and then descend down to Mujang Khola. During the ascent, you will get to see captivating views of Panch Pokhari, Pangre Pokhari Danda and great yak pasture. From Mujang Khola, you will cross a river and trek through a dense forest of pine to reach Kothe. Kothe is located at the bank of a river with numerous lodges. You will stay overnight in a lodge. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Sherpa Guest House
    • Place: Kothe
    • Altitude: 3580 Meter
  • Day 7 Trek to Thangnak, 4 hour

    After having breakfast, you will begin trekking following the west bank of a riverbed and trek up to the Tangnag Valley. Further, you will ascend gradually along with the close view of Kusum Kanguru and many other Himalayan mountains. From here, you will also pass by a gompa situated at the lap of a big rock and arrive at Thangnak, which is a summer grazing area. You will stay overnight in a lodge.

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Oxygen Lodge
    • Place: Thangnak
    • Altitude: 4358 Meter
  • Day 8 Trek to Khare, 4 hours

    As you begin trekking, you will get to see valley opens up and offer you a striking view of the north side of Hinku Nup Glacier along with the chain of Himalayas. Upon reaching Charpatti Tal, you will descend and cross a sandy basin. From here, you will ascend to Khare with gorgeous scenic views. You will stay overnight in a lodge.

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Refuge Mera Lodge
    • Place: Khare
    • Altitude: 5000 Meter
  • Day 9 Rest day for acclimatization and Climbing preparation training

    Today is your rest day to make your body acclimatized with the increased altitude as you have already gained so much altitude. You will start your day with a nice warm breakfast along with the superb views of Mera Peak. Later, you will spend the day by exploring around the village and preparing for the summit. You will stay overnight in a lodge.

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Refuge Mera Lodge
    • Place: Khare
    • Altitude: 5000 Meter
  • Day 10 Climb to Mera High Camp, 3 hours

    After having breakfast, you will ascend on the Mera Glacier and trek up to its pass. You will ascend on the steep trail and around 2 to 3 hours of the walk will lead you to the Mera Base Camp. From here, you will get to see panoramic views of Mt. Everest, Kusum Kanguru, Mt. Baruntse, Mt. Makalu, and many other mountains. Further, you will ascend up to the High Camp along with the view of Mera Peak and glaciers. If the weather is clear, you will get to see Mt. Kanchenjunga far in the east. You will stay overnight in a camp. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, Pack Lunch, Normal Lunch and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Fixed Tent Camp
    • Place: Mera High Camp
    • Altitude: 5800 Meter
  • Day 11 Summit to Mera Peak (6,470m) and back to Khare, 10 hours

    Today is the most thrilling and challenging day as you will summit the Mera Peak. You will wake up early in the morning and begin trekking after having light breakfast. On the way, you will use the rope to cross the crevasses. As the sun begins to rise, you will get to see glorious views of Mt. Makalu, Mt. Baruntse, Nau Lekh, and Chamlang. Upon reaching the summit, you will spend some time and return back to Khare for the night stay.  

    • Meals: Breakfast, Pack Lunch, Normal Lunch and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Refuge Mera Lodge
    • Place: Khare
    • Altitude: 5000 Meter
  • Day 12 Trek Down to Kothe, 5 hours

    After having breakfast, you will descend back to Kothe following the same trail. The day is going to long and a little exhausting, but the beautiful view of the surrounding will accompany you till the end of the day. You will reach Tagnag and descend through forested trial to reach Kothe. Overnight in a lodge.

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Sherpa Guest House
    • Place: Kothe
    • Altitude: 3580 Meter
  • Day 13 Trek Down to Thuli Kharka, 5 hours

    You are going to follow a new route trek back to Thuli Kharka, which is located on an open hillside. The trail goes through fine forests of rhododendron and later trek on the off-the-beaten trail. On the way, you will get to see wonderful views of Mera North, Mera Central, and Mera South. You will stay overnight in a lodge.

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Place: Thuli Kharka
    • Altitude: 4200 Meter
  • Day 14 Trek Down to Lukla, 6 hours

    Today again you will cross the Zatrwa La pass (4,600m). From here, you will descend down to the Dudh Kosi Valley and ascend up to reach the Lukla. You will trek through a dense forest of oak, fir, rhododendron, and juniper. You will also get to see lovely views of Numbur Himal, Kusum Kanguru, Mt. Cho Oyu, and Kongde Peak. Overnight in a lodge.

    • Meals: Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner
    • Accommodation: Lodge
    • Place: Lukla
    • Altitude: 2840 Meter
  • Day 15 Flight from Lukla to Kathmandu

    You will wake up early and have your last breakfast with the views of the Himalayas at far distant. After that, you will fly back to Kathmandu. Again, the flight will be short and scenic. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will move to your hotel. The rest of the day is free for you to relax or explore the nearby areas on your own. Overnight in a hotel.

    • Meals: Breakfast
    • Accommodation: Hotel
    • Place: Kathmandu
    • Altitude: 1300 Meter
  • Day 16 Drive to Airport for final Departure

    After having your last breakfast of the day, you will check-out of the hotel. One of our team members will drop you at the terminal of the Tribhuvan International Airport for your flight back to your home and bid you the last goodbye of ours. 

    • Meals: Breakfast
    • Accommodation: Home