Mera Peak Climbing - 15 Days

Mera peak

Mera Peak Climbing (6476m) is a famous mountain peak located in the Himalayas of Nepal. It lies in the Mahalangur section of the Himalaya. Administratively it lies in the Sagarmatha zone in eastern Nepal. Additionally, it is at the east of the main Khumbu trekking trail of the Everest region. Mera Peak is the highest trekking peak in Nepal. Moreover, it contains three main summits: Mera North (6476m); Mera Central (6461m); and Mera South (6065m).

Mera Peak Mountaineering is an ideal climb for people who are not expert climbers but still want to reach the top of the lofty mountains of Nepal. The peak is one of the easy peak and same time one of the most dangerous as well if the weather is not going to be in your favour. once you left from base camp trails leads you through snow which makes your dreams of summit mera peak hard some times. Col. Jimmy Robert and Sen Tenzing have first climbed Mera summit in the year 1953. The best time to climb Mera is either Spring (March, April, May) or Autumn (September, October, November) for breathtaking views of the Himalayan Panorama. Further, you can observe five 8000m peaks from the top of Mera that includes Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, and Makalu.

Nepal Treks Tours has been organizing peak climbing for about a decade. Further our Mera Peak Itinerary is carefully designed with steady ascent and a separate day set aside in Khare to allow plenty of time for acclimatization. The most usual route to Mera Peak is directly through the Zatra La Pass, but we follow the route that heads south from Lukla and up the beautiful Hinku Valley and later returns via Zatra La Pass. This offers you stunning scenery of beautiful Nepalese wilderness and rich Sherpa culture. Mera Peak climbing is one of the best trekking peak for the views of the Himalaya.

Mera Peak Mountaineering is an ideal climb for people who are not expert climbers but still want to reach the top of the lofty mountains of Nepal. Col. Jimmy Robert and Sen Tenzing have first climbed Mera summit in the year 1953. The best time to climb Mera is either Spring (March, April, May) or Autumn (September, October, November) for breathtaking views of the Himalayan Panorama. Further, you can observe five 8000m peaks from the top of Mera that includes Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyu, and Makalu.

Day 1
Arrival Kathmandu [1345m/4411ft] and transfer to hotel

Our representatives of Nepal Treks Tours Guide will receive you from the Tribhuvan International Airport with a warm welcome and take you the hotel. the Nepal Guide will organize a welcome dinner.

Day 2
Sightseeing at Kathmandu and preparation for Trekking & Climbing

Your tour guide will pick you after breakfast and take you for sight seen around World Heritage sites in Kathmandu for sightseeing. It is not possible to visit all the world heritage sites in Kathmandu in a single day. After tour we will arrange meeting about your clibing trip and pack up.

Day 3
Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla [2800m/9184ft] and Trek to Chhuthang [3020m/9905ft]

Your mountaineering guide will pick you from the hotel for your Adventure which starts with flight to Lukla and begin our trek to Chhuthang after landing at the Tenzing Hillary Airport at Lukla. We walk on a jungle trail on the hillside below the ridge and mountain cliff. From here we continue moving south the Chhuthang.

Day 4
Trek from Chhuthang to Tuli Kharka [4100m/13448ft] via Zatrawala Pass [4600m/15088ft]

After having breakfast in chhuthang we will proceed to Zatra La pass at an altitude of 4600m through trails. On reaching the top of the pass, rewards you with a magnificent view of Number Himal, Kongo Ri, Karyolang Peak and other surrounding peaks and we will continue our trek another 2 hours to get to the camp thulikharka and spend the night.

Day 5
From chhuthang we will proceed to Zatra La pass at an altitude of 4600m through trails. On reaching the top of the pass, rewards you with a magnificent view of Number Himal, Kongo Ri, Karyolang Peak and other surrounding peaks.

From Thuli Kharka, we our trek will be completely exciting. We will be trekking through a dense forest of rhododendron, oak, pine and juniper trees. Today you will have a magnificent view of Mount Mera and other surrounding mountains. A steep descent to the Hinku River and the final uphill climb will lead us to Kothe. Kothe lies to the west of Hinku valley and offers serene wilderness.

Day 6
Trek from Kothe to Thangnak [4326m/14189ft]

we will be moving along the Ridge of Hinku River towards Gondishung. We will pass by Lungsumgba Gompa which was built around 200 years ago. Here we can see Mera Peak along with its route scripted in rock, a fantastic example of rock carving. We continue along a rather easy walking trail that leads to the summer grazing area of Thangnak.

Day 7
Trek from Thangnak to Khare [5000m/16400ft]

We will now go over Hinku and Shar Glacier and start a steep climb all the way to Khare. From here we will have an enchanting view of Northern face of Mera Peak. Beside that Khare offers a number of good hikes for exploration and acclimatization.

Day 8
Rest at Khare

Acclimatization is very necessary at a higher altitude to avoid mental and physical sickness. As we are above 5000m altitude, we will spend a rest day at Khare for acclimatization and exploration. Proper acclimatization is a must for successful peak climbing. Our crew member will check climbing gears before heading further to the higher camps.

Day 9
Trek to Mera High Camp [5700m/18696ft]

we climb over through Mera La Pass and continue trekking towards Mera Peak High Camp. As soon as we reach the high camp our crew member will quickly set up camps and check our health conditions and climbing gears. From the high camp, we can view amazing view of Everest, Makalu, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Baruntse and Chamling.

Day 10
Summit Mera Peak [6461m/21192ft] and descend to Khare

This is the day which we was dreaming since we started our climbing trip today, we start early in the morning to reach the summit before noon when you get to the top of mera peak . This is the most pleasant moment when you observe the magnificent view of five 8000m peaks to a stone’s throw away. After spending quality time at the Mera Peak summit we will descend following the same route and head back to Khare for our overnight stay.

Day 11
Trek back from Khare to Kothe

After getting big achievement of the one of the famous treking peak summit of Mera Peak, we will retrace our steps from Khare and pass through Thangnak before heading further towards Kothe. It is mostly a downhill trekking. Crossing Thangnak we will leave high altitude and enter into the dense sub-tropical forest. We will be accommodating at Kothe.

Day 12
Trek from Kothe to Tuli Kharka

It is mostly uphill trekking through dense rhododendron forest that goes over the western section of Hinku valley. From Thuli Kharka you can observe Mera North, Mera Central and Southern Face of Mera. and you will keep thinking how beautiful was the summit and every moment you spend on top of mera peak.

Day 13
Trek from Tuli Kharka to Lukla via Zatrawala Pass

This is the last day of our Mera Peak climbing from Thuli Kharka. We will ascend to The Zatra La pass and from the top of the pass, we descend back to Lukla. In the evening we will celebrate together for the successful Mera Peak Climbing.

Day 14
Flight back from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel

We will take an early morning scenic flight from Lukla to Kathmandu. You will be transferred to the hotel. You can either have rest in the hotel or visit the remaining sites in the valley.

Day 15
International departure from Kathmandu

Our airport representatives will drop you at the international airport as per your flight schedule. Going back to your loved one with full of smile in face and time to tell them story about your Mera peak climbing trip.

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Mera Peak Climbing