Mera Peak Climbing is a physically demanding trek with steep climbing. But anyone with good physical fitness and mental endurance along with proper packing can summit this peak. The best time to ascend Mera Peak is during the spring and autumn. This is because of the good weather conditions and the spectacular views of the Himalayan vistas.
The view from the top of Mera Peak is one of the major highlights of this peak climbing. You will get an amazing view of snow-capped mountains like the Everest, Lhotse, Nuptse, Makalu, Cho Oyu etc.
It is a challenging trek due to its elevation but the technical mountaineering skills required are very basic. It is ideal for experienced trekkers and also for those opting for the first-time peak climbing.
Trekking and climbing to Mera Peak will take you on a journey through remote picturesque villages of Sherpa people. It will take you through trials which offers a panoramic view of the Himalayas. It also offers some magnificent views of the Hinku Nup and Shar glacier. You will also get stunning views of the Kanchenjunga, Everest, Makalu, Nuptse, Cho Oyu, Baruntse and Chamlang Mountain etc.
Since you will be in the mountains for longer days you should prepare well with appropriate packing to deal with any weather differences.
With the right clothing, climbing/trekking equipment, and enough acclimatization days you can make your climb to Mera peak a safe and enjoyable one.
Highlights of Mera Peak Climbing
- Stand at the summit the highest trekking peak in Nepal.
- Spectacular views of the mountains like Lhotse, Makalu, Everest, Cho Oyu, and Kanchenjunga.
- Scenic mountain flight to and from Lukla.
- Trek through the wild and remote Valleys of Nepal.
|Day 01||Arrival to Kathmandu||1,345 m||-|
|Day 02||Sightseeing in the Kathmandu Valley and trek preparation||1,345 m||-|
|Day 03||Fly from Kathmandu to Lukla and trek to Chuthang.||1,345 m - 2,800 m - 3,020 m||45 minutes /4-5 hours trek|
|Day 04||Trek from Chhuthang to Tuli Kharka via Zatriwala Pass||3,020 m - 4,100 m - 4,600 m||5-6 hours trek|
|Day 05||Trek from Tuli Kharka to Kothe||4,100 m -4,182 m||6-7 hours trek|
|Day 06||Trek from Kothe to Thangnak||4,182 m - 4,326 m||4-5 hours trek|
|Day 07||Trek from Thangnak to Khare||4,326 m - 5,000 m||5-6 hours trek|
|Day 08||Rest day at Khare||5,000 m||2-3 hrs|
|Day 09||Trek to Mera Base Camp||5,300 m||3-4 hours trek|
|Day 10||Trek to Mera High Camp||5,700 m||3-4 hours trek|
|Day 11||Summit to Mera Peak||6,461 m||8-9 hours climb|
|Day 12||Trek back from Khare to Kothe||5,000 m - 4,182 m||5-6 hours trek|
|Day 13||Trek from Kothe to Tuli Kharka||4,182 m - 4,100 m||5-6 hours trek|
|Day 14||Trek from Tuli Kharka to Lukla via Zatrawala Pass||4,100 m - 2,800 m||6 hours trek|
|Day 15||Flight back from Lukla to Kathmandu and transfer to hotel.||2,800 m - 1,345 m||45 minutes|
|Day 16||International departure from Kathmandu.||-||-|