Mera Peak Inclusions

The Expedition Fee: 

The cost of the expedition ex Kathmandu, Nepal is US$6,950 per person.

This is an inclusive cost and covers the following:

Nepalese Government peak royalty fees
All trek organisational requirements
All trekking permits
Airport Transfers in Kathmandu
Air transport and accommodation in lodges or tents ex Kathmandu
All group equipment for trek (tents etc.) and emergency medical supplies
All trek staff, including western and Sherpa guides, porter support
Transport of 30kg of personal equipment
All meals after departing Kathmandu and before arriving back in Kathmandu
Access to AC’s satellite communication facilities
Regular expedition dispatches to our website for families and friends back home to follow the expedition’s progress
dZi Foundation support for their “revitalize a village” programme – likely to include support for a Nepalese child’s education for a year

The expedition fee does not include the following: 

Air travel to and from Nepal
Hotel accommodation and meals in Kathmandu
Purchases of bottled water while  on the trek, gifts, alcohol (we supply boiled water for drinking)
Other charges at lodges/tea houses such as laundry, showers, internet access or battery re-charging
Entry visas for Nepal (obtain 30 day tourist visa for Nepal on arrival into Kathmandu)
Personal clothing and equipment
Personal travel insurance / trip cancellation insurance / rescue insurance
Excess baggage charges for the flights to / from Lukla
Any rescue costs or costs of early departure from the expedition
Gratuity for guides and Sherpas

Mera Peak Itinerary         

Dates : 5-29 October 2016

5-Oct     Day 1   Arrive Kathmandu. Hotel

6-Oct     2          Sightseeing in Kathmandu. Hotel

7-Oct     3          Fly to Lukla, trek to Phakding, 2610m. Lodge

8-Oct     4          Trek to Namche Bazar, 3440m. Lodge

9-Oct     5          Trek above Namche Bazar, Everest views, visit Khumjung, 3780m. Lodge

10-Oct   6          Trek down to Phakding, 2610m. Lodge

11-Oct   7          Trek past Lukla to camp at 3600-3800m. Camping

12-Oct   8          Cross Zatrwa La 4610m, stay Thuli Kharka, 4300m. Camping

13-Oct   9          Trek to Mosom Kharka (Kote), 3800m. Camping

14-Oct   10        Mosom Kharka (Kote) to Tagnag, 4356m. Camping

15-Oct   11        Rest Day/Acclimatisation hike towards Kusum Kanguru. Camping

16-Oct   12        To Mera Base Camp / Kore, 4800m. Camping/Lodge

17-Oct   13        Rest Day / Preparation and instruction day. Camping/Lodge

18-Oct   14        Acclimatisation ski tour towards Mera La, 5400m. Return to base camp.

19-Oct   15        Rest Day

20-Oct   16        Move to Mera La. Camping

21-Oct   17        Rest Day / ski tour. Camping

22-Oct   18        Climb to High Camp, 5800m. Camping

23-Oct   19        Summit bid on Mera Peak 6476m, return to Base Camp. Camping/Lodge

24-Oct   20        Rest Day / Contingency Day. Camping/Lodge

25-Oct   21        Trek to Mosom Kharka. Camping.

26-Oct   22        Trek to Tetraput. Camping.

27-Oct   23        Trek over Zatrwa La, 4600m and descend to Lukla. Lodge.

28-Oct   24        Fly Lukla to Kathmandu. Hotel.

29-Oct   25        Trip Ends. Depart for home.