Mera Peak Climbing

Are you looking forward to climb the Mera Peak?

For anyone who would love to enroll in an adventurous stunt, Mera peak climbing can be the best option because it is the highest peak one can conquer through climbing. Mera peak is a popular peak in the Everest region of Nepal for climbing purpose. Through Mera peak climbing, one can achieve a trophy of climbing the highest peak possible and unleash the raw appeal of majestic mountains that rise tall above the heights of eight thousand meters. Mera peak climbing is a physically demanding activity therefore prior experience of climbing would add to this climbing experience. The lavishing mountains, icefalls, and glaciers in the Everest region are the major appeal of this journey. You will be blessed with the panoramic views of mountains like Mt. Everest, Mt. Ama Dablam, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Nuptse, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Kanchenjunga and many other neighboring peaks in that region.

Mera peak climbing journey starts with a stimulating flight to a dramatic location in Nepal to Lukla. Then we take a another route of Everest Base Camp Trek from Lukla to Zatrabok via Zatrawala Pass. From the pass, we can enjoy some outstanding views of mountains like KongdiRi, NumburHimal and Karyolang peak. Leaving the pass, we walk through rhododendron and juniper forest to the valley of Hinku. The peak of Kusum Kanguru looks absolutely amazing from this valley. We then traverse through Tangmang and Khare to Mera Peak Base Camp. From Base Camp, we walk up to high camp and finally climb the peak. After achieving the summit, we retrace our steps through the same path to Lukla airport.

Nepal Intrepid Treks takes you along the foothills of Himalayas to Mera peak via rhododendron forests and mountainous landscape. During the climb, you will have to climb up through rocky and sloppy areas. Your climbing leader will fix the ropes in the path and you will have to follow the lead to the peak. The majestic views of mountains, glaciers, and icefalls are some of the major highlights of this peak climbing experience.

Outline Itinerary

  • Day 01: Arrive at Tribhuwan International Airport in Kathmandu
  • Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu Valley
  • Day 03: Flight to Lukla (2,850m) and trek to Chhutnaga (3500m) – 3/4 hours
  • Day 04: Trek to Zatrabok (4200m) via Zatrawala Pass (4600m) - 6 hours
  • Day 05: Trek to Kothe (3500m) - 6 hours
  • Day 06: Trek to Tangnang (4200m) - 5 hours
  • Day 07: Acclimatization in Thangang
  • Day 08: Trek to Khare (5000m) - 4/5 hours
  • Day 09: Acclimatization day in Khare and Ice Climbing practice Day
  • Day 10: Trek to High Camp (5800m) - 6/7 hours
  • Day 11: Summit the Mera peak (6476m) and return back to Khare - 8/9 hours
  • Day 12: Reserve day for contingency
  • Day 13: Trek down to Kothey (3500m) - 5 hours
  • Day 14: Trek to Zatrabok (4200m) - 6 hours
  • Day 15: Trek to Lukla (2850m) - 6 hours
  • Day 16: Fly Back to Kathmandu
  • Day 17: Leisure Day in Kathmandu
  • Day 18: Farewell

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Nepal Intrepid Treks will be your dedicated travel companion until you return to your home country. Once you arrive at Kathmandu airport, we will be there to pick you up and take you to your hotel. Accommodation for our valued customers includes room and breakfast in a three star hotel in Kathmandu.

Take in the impressions of Nepal as we drive you from the airport to your hotel. We will assist you with the check-in and provide you with further information regarding your Mera Peak Climbing. You may then have a rest or stroll through the bustling, colorful streets and alleys of Kathmandu.

Prepare for a day of immersion into the Nepalese culture, while visiting the most important landmarks of this fascinating city and its outskirts. Our experienced guide will take you to Kathmandu Durbar Square, a UNESCO heritage site which represents the political and historical values of Nepalese civilization.

We then proceed to Swayambhu Nath Temple, also known as ‘Monkey Temple’ thanks to its adorable colony of monkeys that run free. This temple is the symbol of harmony between Buddhists and Hindus. At the top of the stupa you will have a splendid birds-eye view of Kathmandu Valley and its surroundings.

We continue to the sacred Pashupatinath Temple, a holy place for Hindu devotees. Especially interesting is the holy cremation area where preparations and daily cremation ceremonies take place. From here we return to the hotel.

From the domestic terminal of Kathmandu airport you will take a flight to Lukla– a thrilling experience owning to the dramatic location of its airport. During the flight, you will get some stunning views of mountains arranged like a row of thorns. At Lukla airport, you will take your first step in the Khumbu region of Nepal, home to the highest peak in the world – Mt. Everest.

From Lukla, your guide will lead you along the trail, while passing countless prayer wheels, which you can spin clockwise to activate the mantra’s that are written on the scrolls. We trek continue all the way up to Chhutanga. Overnight stay at a guesthouse in PhakdingChhutanga (breakfast, lunch and dinner included).

 

We cross Chutok La Pass and leave Chutenga behind as we continue our journey towards Zatrabok. We ascend up steeply and cross the Zatrawala Pass enjoying the majestic views of mountains on our sight namely KongdiRi, NumburHimal, Karyolang peak and many more. We stay at a guesthouse in Zatrabok for the night. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

We descend down steep along a trail that leads us to juniper and rhododendron forests. We walk under the shade of forests enjoying the views of mountains until we reach the village of Kothe. We spend our night at a guesthouse in Kothe. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Leaving Kothe, we move deep into Hinku valley and continue our trail that ascends up until we reach Tangnang. The spectacular view of Kusum Kanguru that comes in to our sight throughout our journey is amazing. We spend our night at a guesthouse in Tangnang. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

We have set a day from acclimatization in Tangnang to cope ourselves with the gain in elevation. Today, we explore round the village which would be an awesome opportunity to get acquainted with locals, their culture and tradition. The picturesque view of mountains and glaciers from this place is magnificent. In the evening, we return back to guesthouse for overnight stay. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

We continue our journey and ascend up to the lateral moraine of a glacier. The top of the glacier offers an amazing view of Mera peak. Beholding the beauty of the peak, we move ahead until we reach Khare. We stay at a guesthouse in Khare for the night. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

This is another day set aside for acclimatization. This day, we keep ourselves at ease. We check our gears and equipment. We take a brief lesson from our climbing instructor and roam around the place for rest of the while. We stay at a guesthouse in Khare for the night. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

We leave the Khare and climb up above to High camp enjoying the views of mountains like Chamlang, Baruntse, Makalu, Lhotse, Everest, AmaDablam, Cho – Oyu and many other mountains on our sight. As we reach the high camp, we set up our tents and prepare for our night stay in the high camp. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

We start our climbing journey early in the morning at around 2 a.m. As the weather at the top will be windy and stormy, we put our efforts to start as early as possible. Fuelling ourselves with breakfast, we put on our ropes and start climbing following the instructions of our climbing leader. After four to six hours climb along the sloppy area, we summit the peak. The view of mountains like Mt. Everest, Cho-Oyu, Lhotse, Makalu, Kanchenjunga, Nuptse and many other neighbouring peaks from this point is spectacular. We relish the beauty of Everest region to its best and retrace our step down to the Mera High Camp. We further descend down to Khare for overnight stay. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

We have set aside a reserve day in case of any contingencies. No one knows what might happen in high altitude. Sometimes the weather may not favour us while sometimes our health may not favor us due to altitude sickness. Therefore, in case you were unable to attempt peak climbing.

Returning back to Khare from the Mera peak base camp, we maintain our distance from the mountains and start descending down to Tangnang. Leaving Tangnang, we move ahead until we retrace our journey back to Kothey. We stay at a guesthouse in Kothey for the night. (Breakfast, lunch and dinner included)

Enjoying the alpine vegetation and rhododendron forests, we retrace our journey back to Zatrabok. We stay at a guesthouse in Zatrabok for the night. (Breakfast lunch and dinner included)

Leaving Zatrabok, we ascend up to Zatrawala pass. The view of mountains and glaciers from this point is fascinating. Beholding the beauty of Everest region, we descend down to the village of Chutenga. We descend continue to the same trail with the views of mountains like Number Himal, Kongdi Ri and Karyolang peak on our site. We spend our night at a guesthouse in Lukla.

Today you bid a goodbye to the Khumbu region of Nepal. After so many highlights, such an exhilarating experience and so much beauty this region has showed you, you will take a flight back to Kathmandu from Lukla airport. Upon your arrival, you will be escorted to your hotel in Kathmandu. The rest of the day is at your convenience, whether you want rest or just wander around. Overnight stay at the hotel (breakfast included).

 

Spend this day at your leisure in or around Kathmandu. You can take one of our optional day trips, relax or roam around Kathmandu city. Perhaps go for a massage – you deserve it – or do some last-minute shopping. Take a leisurely lunch in one of the many tea gardens or dine on one of the rooftop terraces. Overnight stay at the hotel (breakfast included).

 

After this wonderful adventure, it’s finally time to bid you a farewell. We will pick you up from the hotel and escort you to the airport for your journey home! We hope with all our hearts that we served you well and look forward to seeing you or your friends again someday.

 

Cost Includes

  • All the ground transports including airport pickup and drop
  • Accommodation  at a three-star hotel in Kathmandu which is inclusive of breakfast
  • Entrance fees to UNESCO listed heritage sites in Kathmandu and a knowledgeable sightseeing guide
  • Three board meals during the trek
  • An English speaking, well learned and professional trekking guide
  • Permit fees to Sagarmatha National Park and Trekkers Information Management System (TIMS)
  • Permit for peak climbing
  • Climbing leader and porter
  • Duffel bag and down jacket (if you want to use company’s bag and jacket and return it back after your journey)
  • First aid kit and other assistance

Cost Excludes

  • Lunch and dinner in Kathmandu
  • Meals not included in an itinerary
  • Personal nature expenses like telephone, wifi, laundry, etc
  • Hot water bath in high altitude regions
  • Soft drinks and other extra food items besides three full board meals.
  • Travel insurance
  • Personal climbing gears
  • Tips for guide and porters though it is not mandatory
You can choose your dates at the time of booking. Thanks!

April/May 2019 16-Day Trek to EBC

Had an extraordinary trek with Nepal Intrepid to Everest Base Camp. I got sick from the food in Kathmandu, and by day 4 I was too dehydrated and weak to continue. One of the guides stayed with me as my group continued so that I can rest. We eventually caught up with the group and made it to EBC! Such excellent and professional guides and porters!

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whysoscherious,

You Need This Team To Make It To The Top. 100% Mera Peak Summit Success Rate. Looked After From Day 1.

I owe our success in reaching the Mera Peak summit safely to our amazing guide Lal and his amazing team of porters! We were a team of four women and we had a 100% summit success rate.

Lal went above and beyond from Day 1 when I missed my connecting flight to Kathmandu from Guangzhou due to bad weather in China. I finally arrived in Kathmandu late at night, tired and stressed out about my bags since it did not make my flight. As soon as Lal found out that I made it to Kathmandu, he made it to the airport in a flash, waiting to pick me up and take me to the hotel with a warm smile and a big welcome - and this was really late at night! When my airline failed to get my bag in time for the trek, Lal organised my luggage to arrive in Lukla before I even made it to Lukla! My luggage had all my gear and summit clothing, without this luggage I could not have started the trek. It was a huge relief seeing my luggage and it was all thanks to Lal and his efficiency for getting my luggage in time. There would have been no other way.

This was my first time doing a multi day trek, let alone climbing a mountain, I was nervous but Lal made sure I enjoyed the trek and most importantly I was safe. Lal and his team made sure it was their priority to make sure we were well prepared, safe, looked after and most importantly we all make it to the top. Little things like telling us to slow down while ascending to make sure we don't get altitude sickness, while other groups sped in front of us and did not make the summit because they were sick, making sure we were all well fed so that we had all the energy to endure the full 13 days, giving us water when we ran out of our own and believing in us all added up to our successful summit! His porter team Bupendra and Tula Raj all took turns to lead the party and helped us to carry our gear.

Every morning we would wake up and see their smiley faces ready to start the day trekking, while they were getting ready to carry our 50kg bags in tough terrain. Without hesitation, Lal and his porter team always offered a hand when us ladies weren't comfortable going down a steep hill and believe me the passes were insane! They made the trip much more enjoyable and memorable as we all had our funny and scary moments together.

Summit day was unbelievably the hardest and craziest day of my life! One to remember for the rest of our lives but we couldn't have made it without his team, his positivity and his patience. It took us 6 hours to reach the summit and Lal was with us every step of the way - feeding us snacks, opening our water bottles so that we can drink, carried our back packs to putting our polarised sunglasses on our faces to protect us from the sun. His team absolutely went above and beyond! Making the summit was an epic experience and to do it with a team that we grew closely with, who supported and believed in us made the experience even more special.

Lal and his team were always looking out for us and I could not be more grateful. We were constantly surrounded by positive attitude the whole way up and the whole way down, even after our summit day.

Although, we successfully summited and made it to Lukla, Lal did not stop working. Leaving Lukla was such a mess and super stressful as I had an international flight to make. Lal was always alert, always on call to see if there was an available seat for me on any of the outgoing flights.

Lal is honest and professional and I would definitely choose Nepal Intrepid Treks again. What an incredible ascent. I will never forget this trip. Until then my friend!

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Tina N,
Sydney, Australia

Mera Peak 14 day hike & 100% Success Rate!

This was my first trip to Nepal, and thanks to Lal and his amazing team, climbing Mera Peak was an awesome experience. Our group of 4 had a 100% success rate, when a lot of other travelers we met along the way, did not make it to the top.

Nothing was a problem for Lal, we had lost luggage and bad weather delays – which meant he had to reschedule accommodation/flights several times for us. He was so gracious, professional, and incredibly helpful every step of the way (literally!). Both him and our two incredible porters, really made our trip, going above and beyond on so many occasions.

Summit day was tough, but the support of Lal and his team – helped us all get through and make it to the top!

Lal always made us feel safe, supported and that nothing was a problem – and there was always a smile on his face. I would absolutely recommend trekking with Nepal Intrepid Treks and Expeditions, I’m so grateful for the experience, and can’t wait for my next adventure with Lal and his team.

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Lyn K,
Auckland Central, New Zealand

Patan historic and good adventure

Was such an awesome trip and loved getting to try local cuisine. Our guide Amit was very knowledgeable and showed us many spiritual sites which were really cool. A must do if in the Kathmandu area.

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melissabartonnn,

Gokyo Lakes and Everest Base Camp 19days

Unreal experience! I opted for the longer trek as I wanted to see as much as possible in the time I had. I'm so glad I did.
My wonderful Guide Prem Karki and my assistant guide Lukpa were sensational! We laughed so much on the trek, with these 2 guiding us there was never a dull moment. Our success in reaching the Lakes and Everest Base Camp are purely down to their hard work and dedication. Plus I was lucky enough to meet another 6 legends who also opted for this unreal trek. We are now all the best of mates.
The trekking was hard at times and and some days were super easy. We had rain, snow, sunshine and everything in between. Each day we witnessed another insanely beautiful mountain and watched the landscape change the higher we went.
The Gokyo Lakes were stunning, I'm so glad we opted for this trek. The pictures attached are unfiltered!
Everest Base Camp was great! Such an amazing feeling to finally get there. We just sat and took it all in. Photos don't do it justice.
All the villages and places we stayed along the way were awesome! These tiny lodges and tea houses in the middle of the mountains were so cosy and the food is delicious. We met quite a few Sherpas who had summited Everest and we spoke to them at length about their expedition. Great bed time stories :)
Do yourself a favour and get on board this trek, you wont regret it!

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Jade C,
Orange, Australia

Everest Base Camp & Gokyo 925-1010/2019

Kamal, Tilak and Prince were our guide. They have done an excellent job in ensuring we had everything we needed - water, wifi, food and so on. They explained Nepalese culture and identified the peaks for us as we were asking for the names every day, it is one of the most precious thing about having the locals with us. The tour was a huge success and thank you guys and team for making it happen, it would not be the same without you. I had really enjoyed every moment on the trek. Highly recommend the agent and guides to anyone considering paying a visit to the beautiful Himalayas.

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olivieryiu,

Perfection EBC trekking

Professional risk control on EBC trekking. About airplane change the landing place on lukala or change the trekking schedule, your team also can find good guest house and restaurant.

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Iverroce Tu,

Wonderful experience

It was wonderful experience in my life. Our guide Kamal is professional, patient, and kindly. In this trekking journey still had some situation from uncontrollable mother nature. But this team also can control and change it perfectly. If you will come to Nepal to explore, don't miss Nepal Intrepid Treks and Expeditions!

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Nora H,

Our Visit to Nepal

I dont know where to Start. There are barely any bad points to talk about. The service was exceptional and everbody was so polite and friendly. Everything was well organized. The places we used to rest and eat where always nice and clean. The employees and shepards where dedicated for their jobs and tried to accomplish our goals in the best way possible. I want to send my best wishes Lal, Ram, Tulla and Santos.

Best Regards
Luca & Ludovico

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Bahadir E,
Koenigswinter, Germany

Unforgettable solo trek in Nepal

I did the Mardi Himal trek with Nepal Intrepid Treks as a solo hiker in November 2019. I learned that I would be traveling in the region on business only a few weeks in advance, and after some research I reached out to Lal for help in customizing an add-on personal trip that worked for my tight schedule and my desire to do a beautiful and challenging trek in the iconic Annapurna region. Mardi Himal was the perfect trek:
- It offered epic views of Annapurna South and Fishtail nearly the entire time, getting closer and closer each day until High Camp and Base Camp when you’re right in between them and it feels like you can reach out and touch them!
- It offered a good balance of physically demanding sections and relatively easy sections, as well as spots to catch your breath, have some masala tea and take in the scenery.
- It offered great elevation gains, so that you can experience firsthand the way the environment, weather, and level of exertion changes as you climb higher and higher.
- The trekking camps were comfortable and the meals were very good. The people who ran the camps as well as the other guides and trekkers were lovely.

Lal put together my entire itinerary, including a couple nights in nice hotels in Kathmandu and Pokhara, and a yoga class at a beautiful retreat outside Pokhara. He ensured that every detail was covered during my stay, and he was in touch throughout to make sure everything was going smoothly. As an experienced hiker and marathon runner we were able to shorten the trek to 5 days by combining some days for greater distance each day; this was great for me both for the level of difficulty I was seeking as well as my tight schedule. My guide Nisan and my porter Prabin were skilled, knowledgeable, professional, extremely helpful and attentive, and fun to be around (not to mention they were great sports about the fast pace).

I’m beyond thrilled with the experience and the service level of Nepal Intrepid Treks. I will definitely come back for a longer trek, and I recommend them to anyone seeking an unforgettable experience in the Himalayas. Thank you Lal, Nisan, Prabin, and the entire Intrepid team for being excellent guides in every sense of the word, going above and beyond to make my unique solo trip a success and a truly life-changing experience.

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dietrich325,
New York City, New York

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