It is said that “the best view comes after the hardest climb,” and the trek in Makalu seems to prove it. Makalu, West Col, and Sherpani Col Trek are one of the strenuous and adventurous treks into the remote areas of Makalu region that offer mind-blowing views of the snow-covered mountains and the surrounding glaciers. This trek takes you to the most challenging cliffs passes of the “Three Cols” namely West Col (6413m), Sherpani Col (6146m), and Amphu Lapcha Pass (5645m) as it traverses through the quite terrain of Makalu region to the bustling trails of Everest region.
The 29-days long Makalu, West Col, and Sherpani Col Trek are specially designed for experienced trekkers or climbers who wish to explore the wild region of the high Himalayas. The trek begins from the Arun Valley following the remote area through forested trail filled with different trees, bushes and flowers, high alpine terrain, and beautiful farms and villages. The trekking route takes trekkers to the base of Mt. Makalu (8481m) which is the fifth highest mountain in the world. Makalu Base Camp offers an extraordinary view of Mt. Makalu (8481m) and different other mountain peaks. Trekking through the yak pastures, the route ahead then takes to Nepal’s most difficult passes: Sherpani Col (6146m), West Col (6143m), and Amphu Lapcha (5645m). The route can be challenging while crossing the steep slopes on the endless ice fields of Barun Glacier. The top of the passes offer awe-inspiring views of Mt. Ama Dablam (6856m), Makalu (8481m), Everest (8848m), Lhotse (8516m), and many other Himalayas. The trekking route also follows through different villages, which allows the trekkers to learn the unique culture and lifestyle of the locals. Makalu, West Col, and Sherpani Col Trek is a challenging trek filled with natural beauty in abundance.
Himalayan Summit Treks and Expedition, ensures you the best trekking experience in Nepal. We make sure we deliver our clients the best services available in the tourism industry. We also have all kind of road transportation and we accommodate our clients to the finest overnight stays depending upon the location. We also take care of all the legal permits and gears necessary for trekking.