Mera Peak Climbing Itinerary

  • Day 01 Arrival in Kathmandu

    You will arrive at the Tribhuvan International Airport. One of the team representatives from Snowland Treks & Expedition will wait for you at the terminal gate to receive you. He will take you to your hotel and brief you today's activities. In the evening, you will have a welcome dinner along with other team members. 

    • Meals: Welcome dinner
    • Accommodation: hotel
  • Day 02 Full day sightseeing trip in Kathmandu valley and trip preparation

    Today, you will explore Kathmandu and visit different landmarks. You will begin your day early in the morning and drive to Pashupatinath Temple. From here, you will move to Boudhanath Stupa and head towards Swayambhunath. After that, you will visit Kathmandu Durbar Square and return back to Thamel. All of these places will present you the insight into Nepali culture, art, architecture, and history. In the evening, you will arrange gears with your guide, and he will also brief you about the trip. 

    • Meals: Breakfast only
    • Accommodation: hotel
  • Day 03 Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2,840 m); 35 minutes

    Today, you will fly to Lukla. The flight will be thrilling and present you glimpse of Himalayan mountains. Upon reaching Lukla, you will have a full day to acclimatize and explore around before moving further. You can go on a short hike to a nearby viewpoint or spend your time interacting with locals. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 04 Trek from Lukla to Chutang (3,020 m); 5-6 hours

    After having breakfast, you will begin trekking through beautiful forests of rhododendron and magnolia. Further, you will cross some old bridges and reach Nangbu village. From here, you will trek on a pleasant trail and reach Chutang for the night stay.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 05 Trek from Chutang to Chatrabuk (4,320 m); 5-6 hours

    Today, the trail will be a mostly uphill walk. After having a warm breakfast, you will begin trekking on a steep trail and reach Zatrwa La (4,610 m). This pass separates Hinku valley and Khumbu valley. On the way, you will see numerous chortens, gompas, and colorful prayer flags. Descending down from the pass, you will pass by forested trail and reach Chatrabuk.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 06 Trek from Chatrabuk to Kothe (3,580 m); 5-6 hours

    You will ascend and cross a small pass from where you will get the first glimpse of Mera Peak (6,476 m). From the pass, you will descend down on a zigzag trail and go through the rhododendron forest as well as small settlements area. Further, you will ascend and follow a river to reach Kothe. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 07 Trek from Kothe to Thangnak (4,358 m); 5-6 hours

    You will ascend on an easy trail. On the way, you will get to see an amazing view of Hinku valley and Kusum Kanguru. Further, you will come across a small gompa and continue trekking towards Thangnak where you will be spending a night.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 08 Acclimatization day

    Today is your acclimatization day in Thangnak. You will hike around and spend the day exploring the village. Keep yourself moving to adjust your body to the altitude. Go on a short excursion to nearby hills to witness gorgeous views.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 09 Trek from Thangnak to Khare (5,045 m); 5-6 hours

    You will be accompanied by wonderful views of mountains like Mt. Mera (6,476 m), Mt. Kyashar (6,770 m), and Kusum Kanguru (6,367 m). It will be an easy trail to Khare. On the way, you will see many tents of several expedition groups. This is also the last human settlement area. From here onwards, you will not find any humans or teahouse. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 10 A day for further acclimatization

    This is another acclimatization day for you. You are already above 5,000 meters so proper acclimatization is crucial before moving ahead in this harsh Himalayan environment. You will go on a short excursion to the nearby areas. In case if you feel any uneasiness then immediately inform your guide so that he can take proper measures on time.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 11 Trek from Khare to Base Camp (5,415 m); 3-4 hours

    You will wake up early in the morning and begin ascending towards base camp. Following the trail, you will slowly climb towards the Mera La Pass (5,415 m). From here, you will ascend up to reach the Mera Base Camp. In the peak season, you will get to see many tents and other fellow climbers as well. Feel free to interact with other trekkers and share your experience with each other.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: camp
  • Day 12 Trek from Base Camp to High Camp (5,800 m); 3-4 hours

    From Mear Base Camp, you will ascend towards the high camp. The trail will present you panoramic views of numerous Himalayan mountains like Mt. Everest (8,848 m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,201 m), Mt. Makalu (8,481 m), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m), Mt. Baruntse (7,129 m), Mt. Ama Dablam (6,812 m), Mt. Nuptse (7,861 m), extra. Trekking gradually on a glacial as well as the snowy path, you will eventually reach high camp and set your tent. Today, you will be sleeping early to wake up around midnight the next day for the summit.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: camp
  • Day 13 Summit to Mera Peak (6,476 m) and back to Khare (5,000 m)

    You will wake up around 2 am and have a warm cup of tea to awake your body. After that, you will slowly move towards the summit following the footsteps of your guide. On the way, various high mountains can be seen. Upon reaching the Mera Peak summit, you will get to see irresistible beauty of the region. After spending some time at the summit, you descend down to Kahre for the night stay.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 14 Reserve day for climbing

    It is a reserve day for climbing. In case of bad weather or any other circumstance, this day is set apart to continue our journey safely. If everything will be fine and you will summit the Mera Peak as per the itinerary then this extra day can be used in Kathmandu to explore around.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 15 Trek from Khare to Kothe (3,580 m); 6-7 hours

    After having breakfast, you will descend down from Khare. Retracing the same steps, you will pass by small villages and monasteries. Further, passing through Thangnak, Gondishung, and Mosom Kharka, you will reach Kothe where you will spend the night. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 16 Trek from Kothe to Chatrabuk (4,320 m); 6-7 hours

    Today, you will trek back to Chatrabuk following the same path. The trail will take you to Thuli Kharka. From here, you will ascend to Zatrwa La pass (4,610 m). Further, you will descend down through sparse rhododendron forests and reach Chatrabuk.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 17 Trek from Chatrabuk to Lukla (2,840 m); 5-6 hours

    This is your last trekking day. After having breakfast, you will trek back to Lukla. Upon reaching Lukla, you will have enough time to relax and reflect back on your adventurous trip. You will celebrate the success of your Mera Peak Climbing with all the crew members in the evening over delicious food and drinks. 

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 18 Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to Hotel

    Today, you will fly back to Kathmandu. The flight will be short and scenic. Upon reaching Kathmandu, you will mover to your hotel Rest of the day is free for you to rest and so shopping. In the evening, you will join the farewell dinner organized by the company. You will also prepare to leave tomorrow.

    • Meals: Breakfast, lunch & dinner
    • Accommodation: guest house
  • Day 19 Final Departure to International Airport.

    As per your flight, one of the representatives of our company will escort you to the international Airport for your flight back to your home and bid you our last goodbye as well as best wishes.