Mera Peak is a mountain which lies in the Himalayas, in the Sagarmatha region of Nepal. At 6,476 metres (21,247 ft) it is classified as a trekking peak. The first successful ascent was made by Col. Jimmy Roberts and Sherpa Sen Tenzing on May 20, 1953. From the summit of Mera Peak, the peaks of Mount Everest, Lhotse, Cho Oyo and other Himalayan peaks can be seen.
Mera Peak has been one of the popular destinations for peak climbing. It is also the more popular among 33 peaks of Nepal. Beside the panoramic views at Mera it is also the highest peak. In fact it’s probably fair to say that the summits of Mera Peak is the highest point in the entire Himalayan. The encompassing five of the world’s 8,000m peaks.
April 1st, 2013 : Arrival in Kathmandu airport (1350m) and Hotel transfer; last minute shopping in Kathmandu. In evening meet Climbing Sherpa guide and check our equipment and conduct last preparations for the trek
April 2nd, 2013 : We take morning flight from Kathmandu to Lukla(2800m) and spend the rest of the day in Lukla for acclimatization. Lodge accommodation
April 3rd, 2013 : Trek from Lukla to Chutanga(3050m) which take about four hours trek
April 4th, 2013 : Trek from Chutanga to Tuli Kharka (Chatra-La) (3900m) which takes about six hours. You trek via Zatrawa La Pass (4610m) and downclimb to Khartitang at 3900m.
April 5th, 2013 : Trek from Tuli Kharka to Kothe (4095m) this takes about five hours.
April 6th, 2013 : Trek from Kothe to Tangnang (4,350m) which takes about four hours trek. We will enjoy fantastic view of south face of Mera Peak throughout the day.
April 7th, 2013 : Rest and acclimatization day at Thangnak. In the day you will visit Sabal Tsho Lake and take an acclimatization hike to the cairn (5271m) on the flank of Kusum Kangguru (6367m).
April 8th, 2013 : Trek from Tangnang to Khare (5,045m): this takes about three and half hours.
April 9th,2013 : Trek and climb from Khare to Mera Base Camp (5300mthis takes about four to five hours. you all have to become familiar with using crampons, rope and ice axe.
April 10th, 2013 : Trek and climb from Mera Base Camp to High camp (5,780m): 4-5hrs
April 11th, 2013 : Summit Day; Mera High Camp to Summit (6,654m) and return to Khare.
April 12th,2013 : Trek from Khare to Kothe (3600m): This takes about five hours trek.
April 13th, 2013 : Trek from Kothe to Thuli Kharka: this takes about six hours trek.
April 14th, 2013 : Thuli Kharka to Lukla: via Zatrwa La pass. This is last evening in the mountains, the ideal opportunity for a farewell party with our staff.
April 15th, 2013 : Early in the morning fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, which takes about 35 minutes, transfer to hotel. leisure and shopping day in Kathmandu;
April 16th, 2013 : After breakfast sightseeing major world heritage sights in Kathamdu (Durbar square, Buddhist gompas, Swoyambhunath, Bouddhanath and Pashupatinathuide); Farewell-Celebration dinner with culture programin the evening.
April 17th 2013 : Transfer to the airport for final departure or alternatively join other activities.
All Meals on full board basis will be provided during the trek & Climbing period, Three hot meals a day (B,L & D) will be provided from the teahouse/lodge menus. Reception, farewell dinner and breakfast will be provided during your stay in Kathmandu.
Make sure to have both medical and evacuation insurance before coming to Nepal for Trekking. Insurance for Our guides and supporters which company will arrange.