Polar Trek



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Duration15 days


Max Altitude6,476 m

Group Size1 +

Trip StartsKathmandu

Trip EndsKathmandu

Group StyleGroup and Private

ActivitiesTrekking + Climbing

Best SeasonMar-Jun & Sept-Dec


  • Summit Mera Peak, one of Nepal's highest trekking peaks.
  • Experience a fusion of trekking and technical climbing.
  • Traverse through diverse landscapes, from dense forests to glacier-covered terrains.
  • Enjoy breathtaking views of Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, and Kanchenjunga.
  • Immerse in the local Sherpa culture as you pass through traditional villages.
  • Conquer technical climbing challenges, including snow and ice travel.
  • Explore the vibrant city of Kathmandu and the scenic village of Lukla.
  • Create indelible memories amidst the grandeur of the Himalayas.

Overview about Mera Peak

The Mera Peak Climbing Expedition is a 17-day adventure that offers a unique blend of trekking through the vibrant landscapes of the Khumbu region and mountaineering to reach the summit of Mera Peak. Starting from Lukla, you’ll journey through dense forests, charming villages, and stunning valleys. The climb to Mera Peak involves technical skills, snow and ice travel, and a challenging ascent. Standing atop Mera Peak rewards you with panoramic views of five of the world’s tallest mountains, including Everest, Lhotse, Makalu, Cho Oyu, and Kanchenjunga.


Day 0: Airport/Tourist bus park

Airport/Tourist bus park picks up on arrival and transfers to the hotel, short arrival info and trip plan at the office.d

Day 1: Arrival in Kathmandu

Arrive in Kathmandu, Nepal’s vibrant capital. Transfer to your hotel and prepare for the forthcoming adventure.

Day 2: Fly to Lukla, Trek to Paiya

Fly to Lukla and begin trekking to Paiya, a charming village in the Khumbu region.

Day 3: Trek to Panggom, passing through dense forests and Sherpa settlements.

Trek to Panggom, passing through dense forests and Sherpa settlements.

Day 4: Trek to Nashing Dingma

Continue the trek to Nashing Dingma, enjoying the scenic landscapes.

Day 5: Trek to Chhatra Khola

Trek to Chhatra Khola, a picturesque village along the way.

Day 6: Trek to Kothe

Trek to Kothe, surrounded by stunning mountain views.

Day 7: Trek to Thangnak

Trek to Thangnak, a high-altitude village nestled amidst the Himalayas.

Day 8: Acclimatization Day at Thangnak

Acclimatization day to adapt to higher altitudes. Explore the surroundings and rest.

Day 9: Trek to Khare

Trek to Khare, the base camp for the Mera Peak climb.

Day 10: : Acclimatization and Training at Khare

Spend the day acclimatizing and receiving technical climbing training.

Day 11: Day 11-13: Summit Mera Peak and Return to Khare

Summit Mera Peak and return to Khare, celebrating your achievement.

Day 12: Trek to Kothe

Trek back to Kothe, retracing your steps through familiar landscapes.

Day 13: Trek to Thuli Kharka

Trek to Thuli Kharka, relishing in the mountain scenery.

Day 14: Trek to Lukla

Trek to Lukla, and celebration with guide and porters.

Day 15: Fly to Kathmandu

Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu, reflecting on your incredible journey.

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What‘s included

    National Park entrance fee and Trekkers’ Information Management System( TIMS card).
    A highly experience, helpful, knowledgeable, friendly, English speaking, well-trained, Government license holding guide. Price includes his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance.
    02 guest to 01 porter (Max weight limit for a porter- 20 kg (10 kg per trekker, weight limit).) with their insurance, salary, food, accommodation and equipment.
    We provide an assistant guide his salary, food, drinks, accommodation, transport and insurance walking with group to support where necessary as per the group size.
    Accommodation in the mountain during the trekking.
    Three meals a day; breakfast, lunch and dinner and tea/coffee during the trekking.
    Snacks (cookies) and seasonal fresh fruits every day.
    First aid kit box. Airfare.
    Arrangement of emergency evacuation service (should have insurance for emergency evacuation and will be paid by your travel insurance company).
    All applicable government and local taxes per the itinerary.

What‘s excluded

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Suggested Equipment List

Duffel/Rucksack bag

Walking Pole

Day pack.

Trekking shoes.

Sports shoes or sandals.

Sun Hat/cap

Warm woolen cap.

Warm fleece jacket or puffy jacket

Waterproof Gore-Tex layer

Pullover or warm sweeter


4/5 pairs of good quality socks

Hand gloves.

2/3 pairs of trekking trousers.

3/4 pairs of trekking shirts.

3/4 pairs of underwear (non cotton preferred).

Sun glasses

Water bottle

4 season sleeping bag

Flash or Torch light

Camera and batteries


Q1.How challenging is the Mera Peak Climbing Expedition?

The expedition involves strenuous trekking and technical climbing skills for summiting Mera Peak. Prior trekking experience and some mountaineering skills are recommended.

Q2. What is the best time for the Mera Peak Climbing Expedition?

The best seasons are Spring and Fall, offering stable weather and clear mountain views.

Q3. Do I need previous mountaineering experience?

While not mandatory, previous mountaineering experience is beneficial for this trek, especially for the summit climb.

Q4. What's the highest altitude reached during the trek?

The highest point is the summit of Mera Peak at 6,476 meters (21,247 feet).

Q5.Are there special permits required for this trek?

Yes, you’ll need a Mera Peak Climbing Permit and an Everest National Park Entry Permit.

Q6.Why choose Polar Trekking and Expeditions PVT. LTD. for this adventure?

With experienced guides, meticulous planning, and unwavering dedication to safety, we ensure an unforgettable and secure trekking experience.

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