Makalu Barun National Park was established in 1991 AD as the eight National Park of Nepal with a spread of 1500km. In 1999 AD area of 830 km2 surrounding the park was declared as buffer zone. It covers two districts namely Sankhuwasabha and Sulukhumbu.it is the fifth highest peak of world and fourth highest peak of Nepal. Beside Mt Makalu, there are several other importanat Himalayan peacks such as Mt. Chamlang( 7,319m) Mt. Baruntes (7,129m) Mera Peak (6,654m) etc.This protected area supports diverse ecosystem types and rich biodiversity therein. The climate is generally described as monsoon type, where more then 70% of the precipitation occures between June and September. Pre -monsoon rain is common during the month of April and May. We get great variations in temperature and precipitation can be expected due to wide difference in altitude ,slope and aspect within the area. The local community and government encourages, local people to engage actively in mnaging the biodiversity and natural resources and in promoting their own rich cultural heritage.
Major Attractions is Mt. Makalu,8,463m , mera peak 6,654 m one of the world deepest Arun Valley 435m only from the sea level, also you find some ethnic group especially Rai/Sherpa/ and their culture too. Our company Mountain Top Travels & Tours is organized trekking since long time with qualified and helpful team member in this region. We have very easy access of airlines , there are daily flights from kathamandu to Tumlingtar and Similarly Biratnagar -to Tumlingtar,or access of public buses from kathamandu.