Mera Peak (6470m.) Climbing
Hunku Valley, Mahalangur Himal
First ascent: May 20, 1953 by Col. Jimmy Roberts and Sen Tenzing
Trip Duration: 19 Days
Normal Ascent Route: Snow/Ice/Glacier Climb
Caravan Route: Kathmandu - Lukla - Paiya - Pangkongma - Chetra Khola - Kothe - Tangnag - Khare - Mera Base Camp
Mera Peak 6470m. is an exciting, scenically stunning mountain becoming popular among trekkers and climbers as it is the highest trekking peak in Nepal at Hunku Valley. Situated on the edge of famous Khumbu Region and dominated by Mt. Everest, climbing Mera peak expeditons is an opportunity to all the adventure seekers who are physically fit. Lifting the eyes from Mera and keep on lifting them until, above the clouds, the mighty frieze of the world's 8000 meter Mountains such as Mt. Everest, Kanchenjunga, Makalu, Lhotse, Cho-Oyu and many other peaks is an unforgettable experience.
Mera Peak expedition begins following a short and exciting flight to the mountain airstrip of Lukla and after continuous trek for days through the high and lovely valleys you will get to the area of Mera. Although physically very demanding on account of the altitude, the climb on Mera Peak is not technically difficult as ascending snow slopes rarely exceed 40 degrees. The only qualification you need to ascend Mera peak is your excellent physical fitness and an extrovert sense of adventure. Our Mera peak itinerary has been carefully designed to allow gradual acclimatization for the climbers. The walk in initially through the virgin forest of the Hinku Valley is incredibly beautiful and provides excellent acclimatization for the peak itself. Our unrivalled service, quality equipment, food, trekking staff and an experienced climbing guide ensure that your Mera peak Expeditions trip will be an lifetime adventure experience.