Ice col Trek

Ice col Trek Nepal

Makalu Ice Col is a classic trekking trail that takes you across the technically challenging Sherpani Col, West Col and Amphu Lapcha La Pass. The difficulty in trekking along this trail rewards its visitors with unsurpassed views (8463m) and the Islan(6160m) peaks.Sherpani Col and Ice Col are situated in the eastern high Himalayas, seven valleys radiate from mount. Makalu.These valleys, particularly the Barun valley, treasure some of the last remaining pristine forests and alpine meadows of Nepal. From the bottom of the Arun valley, at just 435 m. above sea level, the Himalayas rise to the snow-capped peak of Makalu- 8463 m. within a 40 km distance.

The trail passes through the Arun valley, across a serene glacier territory surrounded by the white snow giants.It’s truly thrilling experience where you will struggle with wild Nature from very close. An experienced guide and a full support team is essential for this trek as some parts of this trek are technically challenging for you in the wilderness of the nature and suitable only for sporty people. If you are fit enough and have a sense of adventure you will enjoy this Trek.

Ice col Trekking view

Ice col Trekking

Outline Itinerary: Ice col trek

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Exploration in Kathmandu valley and preparation of the trek
Day 03: Flight to Tumlingtar and start trek to Khandbari [1040M]
Day 04: Trek to Chichila [1,830M]
Day 05: Trek to Num [1,490M]
Day 06: Trek to Seduwa [1,460M]
Day 07: Trek to Tashi Gaon [2,070M]
Day 08: Trek to Kauma [3,470M]
Day 09: Rest / Exploration day at Kauma
Day 10: Trek to Mumbuk [3,570M]
Day 11: Trek to Nhe Kharka [3,000M]
Day 12: Trek to Sherson [4,615M]
Day 13: Trek to Makalu Base Camp [5,000M]
Day 14: Explore the Makalu Base Camp
Day 15: Trek to Hillary Base Camp
Day 16: Trek to High Camp
Day 17: Exploration / Rest day
Day 18: Heading towards Sherpani Col [6,135M / 20,127FT], and Baruntse Base Camp
Day 19: Trek to West Col [20,154FT / 6,143M]
Day 20: Trek to Panch Pokhari
Day 21: Cross Amphu Lapcha [5,850M / 19,193FT] Pass
Day 22: Trek to Chukung [4,730M]
Day 23: Trek to Dingboche [4,380M]
Day 24: Trek to Tengboche to [3,860M]
Day 25: Trek to Namche Bazar [3,440M]
Day 26: Rest / Exploration day at Namche Bazaar
Day 27: Trek to Phakding, continue to Lukla [2,840M]
Day 28: Trek to Melamchi Pul Bazaar [830M] and drive to Kathmandu
Day 29: Departure back home or extend the trip

ice col trekking

Ice col trekking – Inquiry form


Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)


Your Message


Leave a Reply