Day 01: Arrival at Tribhuvwan International Airport and transfer to the hotel.
Trip and Trek representative assists you at Tribhuvwan International Airport and transfers you to the hotel. Overnight at hotel on BB basis.
Day 02: Preparation day for the expedition.
This day is the preparation day for the expedition. Our expert guide will explain you in detail about the peak climbing. Rest of the leisure time; sightseeing around Kathmandu valley. Overnight at hotel on BB basis.
Day 03: Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla (2840m) and trek to Chutanga (3020m).
Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla for 35 minutes. Lukla is the small city in the lap of high mountains. It is a commence point of our trek. It takes about 3 hours trek from Lukla to Chutunga. Overnight at Lodge.
Day 04: Acclimatization day at Chutanga.
This day you can walk up the hill, enjoy the views, feel out of breath and basically give your body time to adapt to a higher altitude. Overnight at lodge.
Day 05: Chutanga to Thuli Kharka (4300m).
Climb through the Zatrwa where you will get prominent vision of the Himalayas in extensive number. And then continue to Zatrwa La and descend to Tuli Kharka. Overnight at tent camp.
Day 06: Thuli kharka to Tashing Ongma (3580m).
After breakfast, as we descend through uninhabited terrain, we enjoy forests of rhododendron, pine and birch. Overnight at tent camp.
Day 07: Tashing Ongma to Tangnak (4356m).
After early morning breakfast climb up to Gondishung. Gondishung itself has a fascinating 200 year old Gompa (monastery) beneath a great rock overhang, is a small Gompa with a Buddha statues, prayer flags and number of crude mani walls. Trek continues for another few hours passing beyond Lungsamba. Then we end our today’s walk here at Tangnag, a settlement made by the yak herders. Nowadays, there are several tea houses here to cater the needs of the local staffs and porters who accompany Mera expeditions and beyond. Overnight at tent camp.
Day 08: Tangnak to Khare (5045m).
Climb up along the lateral moraine of the Dig Glacier. We cross the braided river and head into the valley as dramatic views of the surrounding peaks continue to open up before us. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 09: Acclimatization day at Khare.
Today, we have a rest day for acclimatization or take a hike uphill for an hour where we can give you Ice climbing training (dependable with availability of the snow). Besides this, there are some interesting hikes from Khare; above the camp it is possible to climb 5,550m on a high moraine ridge for more good views of the Mera La and the route up the mountain. Evening return back to tent camp for overnight stay.
Day 10: Khare to Mera La Base Camp (5350m).
This trek is relatively short and it offers enough time for acclimatization. This acclimatization gives us energy to Mera La Base Camp. When we reach the Mera La pass, we will come to notice spectacular view and then we come down and continue to walk towards the Hongu side. We set up our base camp in the moraine, below the ice. We spend the whole night at Mera la base camp. We stay overnight at Tent.
Day 11: Mera La Base Camp to Mera La High Camp (5780m).
From Mera La Base Camp, we have to climb up towards High camp. The trails are covered with ice. On the way we can see the spectacular view of Mt. Everest (8848m), Mt. Cho Oyu (8201m), Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Kanchanjunga and many more. High Camp is situated in the base of big rock, where we can fell quite warm, which offers breathtaking view of sunshine and sunset. Overnight at tent camp.
Day 12: Spare Day. We allow a spare day in case of bad weather.
Day 13: Mera La High Camp to Summit (6461m) and back to Base Camp.
Today is most valuable day. We wake up early in the morning and prepare the all climbing gear. After breakfast, we start to climb up slowly and gradually. If the weather is favorable, we will be at Mera central summit with in 4-6 hours. Anyone can easily forget the tired when they will be in summit. From the summit of Mera, you can see the magnificent and breathtaking view of high mountain range like; Mt. Everest (8848m) and Mt. Lhotse(8501 m) to the north , Mt. Choyu (8201m) and Mt. Amadamlam (6818m) to the west, Mt. Kanchanjunga (8586m) , Mt. Makalu (8463m) to the east, Mt Nuptse (7855m), Lobuche peak( 6145m) and many more. After spending few minutes in summit then we start to descent down to base camp. Overnight at tented camp.
Day 14: Base camp to Thangnak (4356m).
On this day we will trek down to Thangnak, via Khare and Dig Kharka. Overnight at tent camp.
Day 15: Thangnak to Thuli Kharka.
Trek down from Thangnak to Thuli Kharka, via Gondishung, Kote and Tashing Ongma. Overnight at tent camp.
Day 16: Thuli Kharka to Lukla.
After breakfast we start our last day trek. First we climb few hundred meters to the Zatrwa La top, which will be our last climb of the trip. After the top we descending up to Lukla village where we concludes the trekking part. Overnight at lodge.
Day 17: Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu.
Fly back from Lukla to kathmandu, which takes around 35 minutes. Overnight at hotel on BB basis.
Day 18 : Final departure