Are you looking for easy peak climbing in Nepal? Then our Mera peak climbing is the best option for you. It is an 18-day program that lets you enjoy both trekking and climbing in the Himalayas. The package is designed to let you enjoy the journey to the fullest without any risk factors. And our expert mountain guides and porters will further assure your safety.
Mera Peak is the highest trekking peak in Nepal. It has three summits- Mera Central (6,461 m/21,197 ft), Mera North (6,476 m/21,247 ft), and Mera South (6,065 m/19,898 ft). You will summit Mera North on this trip. The peak is located in the highest part of the Himalayas, the Mahalangur section. It is the northern part of the Solukhumbu region of Nepal.
Mera peak climbing adventure with a thrilling flight to Lukla (2,840 m/9,317 ft). From here, we will follow a less traveled route that leads us to Makalu Barun National Park instead of the mainstream Sagarmatha National Park trail to EBC. Climbing Mera Peak began during the famous expedition of Tenzing Norway Sherpa and Sir Edmund Hillary. They climbed Mera Peak before and after the Everest expedition for acclimatization and stretching.
From that day onwards, Mera Peak has seen hundreds of aspiring climbers. Today, Mera Peak has become the best first peak to begin the climbing journey in the Himalayas. Beginner climbers get to learn the basics of mountaineering, whereas experienced mountaineers approach this peak to practice and acclimatize.
Before you begin climbing, you will trek for multiple days via dense forests of rhododendrons, juniper, bamboo, pine, etc., and beautiful villages. The trail crosses many suspension bridges and ascents and descents following steep, rugged paths. Likewise, you will visit stupas and monasteries on the way. And experience the mountain lifestyle and get to see the daily life of the locals.
The journey offers diverse landscapes and breathtaking views of numerous mountains like Kongde Ri (6,187 m/20,299 ft), Kyashar Himal (6,769 m/22,208 ft), Nuptse (7,861 m/25,791 ft), Chamlang (7,319 meters/24,012 ft), etc. Similarly, from the summit, you get to see the outstanding views of Mt. Everest 98,849 m/29,032 ft), Mt. Lhotse (8,516 m/27,940 ft), Mt. Cho Oyu (8,188 m/26,864 ft), Mt. Makalu (8,481 m/27,825 ft), and Mt. Kanchenjunga (8,586 m/28,169 ft).
During the Mera peak climbing, you will approximately cover 125 km in distance. While returning, the trail crosses Zatrwa La pass (4,610 m/15,124 ft). Overall, climbing Mera Peak is a great achievement for anyone. You will come across a diverse range of flora and fauna, enjoy the adventure to its fullest, and experience the ancient traditions and culture of the villagers.
Beginner Peak Climbing in Nepal
Mera peak climbing is a perfect practice ground for trekkers who wish to climb mountains in the Himalayas. The less technical sections yet physically demanding climbing route lets you test your endurance, push your limits, and build up your climbing techniques. If you are someone who has been hiking and trekking and has a nice high-altitude experience, you can definitely join us on our Mera peak climbing 2023 or 2024 venture.
Our mountain guide will give you pre-climbing training during your acclimatization day in Khare. You will learn to use climbing gears, basic climbing techniques, and a few climbing terms that will help in smooth communication. The pre-climbing training will boost your confidence and knowledge.
Mera Peak vs. Island Peak
Mera peak climbing and Island peak climbing both are popular mountaineering adventures in the Himalayas of Nepal, offering lifetime experiences for thrill-seekers. Mera Peak stands at 6,476 meters and is considered a technically straightforward climb, making it suitable for climbers with basic mountaineering skills. Island Peak, also known as Imja Tse, stands at 6,189 meters and presents a slightly more technical challenge compared to Mera Peak.
The Mera peak route goes through the moraines from Dig Glacier to Dig Kharka and ascends on Mera Glacier. The climbing route above the high camp is mostly snowy steep slopes. Likewise, the ascent to Island Peak typically involves crossing glaciers, traversing moraines, and tackling a steep ice wall known as the Island Peak headwall.
Why join Ace Vision Treks for Mera Peak Climbing?
We, Ace Vision Treks, offer the best Mera peak climbing cost with extensive service and attention. Our mountain guides are active climbers who are well known for the Mera peak trekking and climbing route. They are certified and well-trained, so you will have a very reliable companion with you.
Not only that, but we also offer complimentary services like airport pickup/drop off, welcome/farewell dinners, etc., in our Mera peak climbing package. Our trips are crafted to support sustainable tourism and local businesses along the trail. You will be contributing a lot doing any trip with us in Nepal.