Barun Valley Makalu Trekking region is located in the eastern part of Nepal offering impressing natural landscape. The main central point of this trek is Makalu Barun National Park and Conservation Area, which lies in the Solukhumbhu and Sankhuwasabha district, established in 1992 and officially inaugurated in 1992. Mount Makalu (8463m), the world’s fifth highest peak, Chamlang Himal and Barun Valley are the major jewels of this area.
Having a wide range of altitudinal and climatic variations, the Makalu Barun area offers an amazing and diverse habitat for a rich diversity of flora and fauna. Plants of all major ecological zones: tropical, sub-tropical, temperate, alpine and sub-alpine are found here. The park is the home to a rich variety of wildlife also.
The highlights of this rich natural paradise include stunning mountains, pristine forest, and a wide diversity of plants, animal life and the simple and warm hearted people local people with rich and varied customs.