JIRI EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK
Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek is the classical trekking route to follow the footsteps of Ten zing Norgay and Edmund Hillary to the base of the tallest mountain in the world, through rhododendron forests in full bloom, over snow-covered passes, following glacier-fed rivers that snake around terraced hills, all with a near-constant panorama of mountain views – it’s no wonder the trek to Everest Base Camp in Nepal is one of the most popular in the world.
The Jiri route offers incomparable combination of natural and cultural wonders. Jiri Everest Base Camp trek is one of the most popular trekking destinations. The solu –khumbu region is used by the early explores of Everest that follows Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek. If you wana travel to Jiri to shivalaya a new road allows buses to continue where the trek now begins.
In solu region along the Dudh Koshi River and the khumbu region above Lukla you will find the Sherpa people, formerly from Tibet. Jiri Everest base camp trekking route is still used by porters and pack animals but fewer than Lukla to base camp trek. Some highlight of the Jiri Everest base camp trek are varying altitudes, diverse floars and faunas, ethnic cultures and indigenous lifestyles.
You can enjoy majestic vistas of the mountains, along with surrounding landscapes covered with rhododendron, magnolia and alpine forests. The portion of the trek from Jiri to Phakding offers a soothing experience with its calm surroundings and quiet landscapes. It involves a great deal of uphill/downhill hiking, and passing through countless number of villages -observe and mingle with the local inhabitants.
Some of the major highlights of Everest Base Camp trek are; wandering through Sagarmatha National Park (UNESCO World Heritage Site), visiting Sherpa villages , Namche Bazaar , the extraordinary hike of Kala Patthar (5,545 m), stunting views of the mountains like Mt. Everest (8848m.) the tallest mountain of the world, Mt. Lhotse , Mt. Nuptse , Mt. Amadablam , Mt. Pumori, the mount Thamserku etc. Ethnic Sherpa community have the culture and tradition which is one of the most beautiful thing we will get there at Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking.
Arrival at Kathmandu airport, meet and greeted by office representative. Transfer to hotel.
Trekking preparation day, half day sightseeing and Spa retreat at Ananda Natural Therapy Center. Overnight at hotel
Drive from Kathmandu to Jiri (1955m) by private vehicle or local bus. Overnight at lodge
Trek from Jiri to Deorali ( 2710 m) , its 7-8 hours walk from Jiri. Overnight at Tea House
Trek from Deorali to Sete ( 2580m), its 7 – 8 hours walk from Deorali. Overnight at Tea House.
Trek to Junbesi ( 2670 m ) which is 7-8 hours walk from Sete. Overnight at Tea House.
Trek to Nunthala ( 2330m) which is 6-7 hours walk from Junbesi. Overnight at Tea House.
Trek to Bubsa (2360m) which is 5-6 hours walk from Nunthala. Overnight at Tea House
Trek to Surke ( 2290m) which is 5-6 hours walk from Bubsa. Overnight at Tea House.
Trek to Phakding ( 2652m) which is 4-5 hours walk. Overnight at Tea House.
Trek to Namche Bazaar (3440m), its 5-6 hours walk. Overnight at Tea House.
Acclimitization day at Namche Bazaar
Trek to Tengboche (3860m) , its 5-6 hours walk. Overnight at Tea House.
Trek to Dingboche (4360m) , its 5-6 hours walk. Overnight at Tea House
Acclimitization day at Dingboche
Trek from Dingboche to Lobuche ( 4940m) , its 5-6 hours walk. Overnight at Tea House
Trek to Gorakshep – EBC – Gorakshep, its 8-9 hours walk. Overnight at Tea
Early morning hike to Kala Pathar (5545m) and after seeing the Everest view trek down to Pheriche. Its 7-8 hours walk. Overnight at Tea House
Trek to Namche Bazzar (3440m) which is 5-6 hours walk . Overnight at Tea House
Trek to Lukla (2800m) which is 6-7 hours walk. Overnight at Tea House.
In the morning fly back to Kathmandu from Lukla. Transfer to hotel
Free for shopping and other activities.
1. Transfer airport – hotel – airport 2. All accommodation in Kathmandu 3. Air ticket : Lukla – Ktm including guide 4. Transportation : Ktm – Jiri by private vehicle or local bus 5. TIMS, Gaurishanker Conservation Area Permit and Everest National Park Fee. 6. Meals : Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner with tea or coffee during the trek 7. Accommodation in tea house / lodge 8. Licensed guide and necessary number of porters during the trek. 9. Guide and porter salary, food, accommodation, transportation and insurance.
1. International Flight and Tourist Visa Fee for Nepal 2. Meals in Kathmandu 3. All personal expenses such as bar bills, beverage, mineral water, snacks etc. 4. Hot shower during the trek 5. Personal equipments 6. Personal and medical insurance, emergency rescue evacuation. 7. All cost arise due to flight cancellation and political disturbance 8. Tips for guide and porter