We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Makalu Adventure

Amrit Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu 20144, Nepal
+977 985-1037083
Book In Advance
More Info
USD 50.00*
and up
Full Day White Water Rafting Trip on the Trishuli River
More Info
USD 110.00*
and up
Kathmandu Valley Single Track Mountain Bike Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
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.
  • Excellent98%
  • Very good1%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
All hours
Hours Today: Closed
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Amrit Marg, Thamel, Kathmandu 20144, Nepal
+977 985-1037083
Write a Review
Reviews (143)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 136 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If I was to start a Bike Tour Guide business, I wouldn't include a Lhasa to Everest Base Camp option in my brochure. It is an absolute nightmare to arrange! However, Mohan and his excellent Team, overcome each and every hurdle which was thrown at...More

Thank eamonnsweeney2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have just returned from Makalu's two week Everest Base Camp trek, spending two days either side at their partner hotel, Thamel Eco Resort. The whole trek, headed up by Mohan Lamsal, was extremely well organised and communication was excellent from the moment I made...More

Thank katelroberts7
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Just back from a 3 week trip to Nepal with Makalu Adventures. Everything was perfect - weather, accommodation in both Kathmandu and on our trek, our guide - he was really helpful, enthusiastic and made the whole experience very enjoyable. The trek was planned so...More

Thank 183natalie
Reviewed 30 April 2017

I was leading a trip for Adventure Peaks, who regularly use Mohan (Director of Makalu Adventures) as their in-country agent. Mohan and his team were great. They provided a very reliable and personable service, which really made a big difference to our trip. I felt...More

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Mohan Lamsal and Makalu Adventures are simply fantastic, I cannot rate them highly enough. These are the people to chose if you want a trip that is organised to perfection. This is the second time we have used this company. There were 5 of us...More

Thank Cindy M
Reviewed 29 January 2017 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...More

Thank Michael H
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...More

Thank Oliver B
Reviewed 10 January 2017

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

Thank Bentravel_13
Reviewed 10 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...More

Thank Bernhard B
Reviewed 5 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...More

Thank Colin H
Nearby Restaurants
Western Tandoori
205 reviews
.01 km away
Revolution Cafe & Restaurant
410 reviews
.04 km away
Royal Garden Restaurant & Coffee House
28 reviews
.16 km away
Dechenling Beer House
154 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby Attractions
Adventure Vision Treks and Travels
88 reviews
.03 km away
Odea Services
93 reviews
.07 km away
Ambition Himalaya Treks & Expeditions
112 reviews
.07 km away
Nepal Trekking Experts Pvt. Ltd.
48 reviews
.05 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
27 June 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Lidia_S77 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Tapan, We had a very short time in Kathmandu so we booked a half-day tour with Makalu Adventures. I can honestly say that our guide Tulsi was great. He used to be a school principal and teacher and had a vast knowledge... More