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Address: Amrit Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu 20144, Nepal
Phone Number:
+977 985-1037083
09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours

Treks, Expeditions, Tours and Mountain Biking in NEPAL, TIBET, BHUTAN &...

Treks, Expeditions, Tours and Mountain Biking in NEPAL, TIBET, BHUTAN & INDIA since 1998. We offer competitively priced trips to a set of destinations which we know well. Well resourced in the field but not heavily marketed, these trips are fantastic mix of expert guides, good itineraries, good logistics and a great crew of people.

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Langtang and Gosainkund trek

Nothing organized in advance we arrived at Kathmandu airport and were asked by DB if we need a nice hotel for the first night. He brought us to Nepalayan Hotel and recommended... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nothing organized in advance we arrived at Kathmandu airport and were asked by DB if we need a nice hotel for the first night. He brought us to Nepalayan Hotel and recommended Himalayan Spirit for doing a trekking trip. The same day it was possible to meet with Milan who gave good explanation of possible tours. Next day we could... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017

We had a wounderful and well organisaded trekking with Makalu Adventures. Also the Eco Logde Resort was lovely and quiet place to relax and explor Kathmandu down town. All in all we would like to recommend Makalu Adventures for all other outdoor tourist. Thanks to all for this great trip

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 January 2017

Very tough trek due to low temperatures. However, Makalu Guide and porters were excellent support for this difficult trek

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Adelboden, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

I visited Nepal many times in 2015 and 2016 to help rebuild a few schools in the Taruka village of Nuwakot districts which were completely destroyed by the last April earthquake. In addition to helping build schools we also built one Health Post for the people in Taruka which has just recently been completed and we have return back to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

My son and I took the 18 day package - four nights in Kathmandu and the trek to Everest Base Camp. Given I was travelling with a 12 year old it was very important to me I used a company I could trust. After speaking with a number of local firms, my intuition led me to choose Makalu Adventures, and... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

This is a review of "Kathmandu Valley Single Track Mountain Bike Tour" operated by Makalu Adventure I'll start by saying it wasn't all bad. Here are some positive moments: - guide picked me up on time - the scenery was good (although I had much higher expectations) - I was the only one on the tour That's about it. Let's... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

For the second time wewent on holiday to Nepal. A freelance photographer and a journalist. This time with our four teenagekids at the age between 13-18 years old. We arrived to the lovely kaos in Kathmandu and we got a lot of help from Makalu Adventure where to buy boots etc for the treeking. The hotel "Thamel Eco Resort" is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

I’ve just returned from the Ultimate Tour of Nepal and want to make sure you know how to have the best Nepal tour possible. First, you want to make sure you choose a competent and experienced travel partner in Nepal that meets your requirements. We were lucky to find this in Makalu Adventures. By way of reference this trip was... More 

Thank Jay R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

I went on the Everest Base camp trek and had a fantastic time in the Himalayas, The people of Nepal are so friendly and the scenery is jaw dropping. 3 weeks simply wasn't enough. The guys at Makula adventures are professional, knowledgeable and happy to help at every stage of the trek. Highly recommend them and would use this company... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

Makalu Adventure is our recommendation if you want to go to Kathmandu, Pokhara, Nagarkot, and Everest. Based on my journey, i feel satisfied with their service. I hope i can get back to Nepal and do an Everest base camp or Annapurna base camp. Recommended !!

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