The captivating and thrilling Mera Peak (6476m) is a scenically stunning mountain and is popular among climbers and trekkers as it is the highest trekking peak in Nepal in the Everest region. Lying proud and high on the edge of the famous Khumbu Region and dominated by the Mt. Everest, conquering Mera peak is an opportunity for all the physically fit adventure lovers. As you lift your eyes upon conquering Mera and the mighty frieze of the world's 8000 meter Mountains- Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho-Oyu and many other peaks with the clouds looming above will truly be a sight to behold.
The Mera Peak climbing commences following a short flight to the tiny airstrip of Lukla that is thrilling during the entire 40 minute flight. A trek for days on the steep trails through the high and lovely valleys, we will eventually get to the area of theMera Peak. In terms of altitude, conquering the Mera peak is quite physically demanding. However, the climb on Mera Peak is not technically difficult as ascending snow slopes rarely exceed 35 degrees. The only qualification you need to ascend Mera peak is an excellent physical condition and an extrovert sense of adventure accompanied with zeal and enthusiasm.
We have put together the Mera peak itinerary carefully in order to allow gradual acclimatization for the climbers. Initially, the trail takes us through the virgin forests of the incredibly beautiful Hinku Valley, which is also an excellent place to stop for acclimatizing ourselves with the peak itself. Our unrivalled service, quality equipment, hygienic food, dedicated trekking staffs and an experienced leader will ensure that your Mera peak trip will be a thrilling and adventurous memory in Nepal that will last a lifetime.
Listed below are two itineraries of Mera peak climbing; after the summit, the second itinerary follows the trail to Hinku valley, which leads to Baruntse glacier, crosses the Amphu Lapcha pass (5780 m) and emerge to Chhukung.