Jiri Everest Base Camp Trek is the classical trekking route to the heart of Everest region which was used by the Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Edmund Hillary in their Mt. Everest expedition in 1953. It is one of the popular trekking trails in the world which offers the combination of natural and cultural beauty. This trekking provides the opportunity to the trekkers to explore the landscape of the whole Khumbu/ Everest region, green forest with rare wild animals and birds, lush valleys with the spectacular view of the giant world tallest mountains. In this trekking you can enjoy the fantastic vistas of the mountains like Mt. Everest (8848 m.) the tallest mountain of the world, Mt. Lhotse , Mt. Nuptse , Mt. Amadablam , Mt. Pumori, Mt. Thamserku etc. as well as the culture and tradition of the ethnic Sherpa community. The Mani Rimbu dance performed in the Monastery as well as the Dumje festival of the Sherpa people will be the lifetime memory to the trekkers.
The traditional route of Everest base camp trek begins from Jiri after 7/8 hours’ drive from Kathmandu. While travelling to Jiri you enjoy the natural beauty on the way. You can see the green terraced farm, people rafting in the Bhote Koshi River, Himalayan view, different waterfalls, swift flowing rivers, traditional villages on the way to Jiri. You can also take adventurous experience of bungee jumping in the Bhote Koshi River on the way. Once you start your walking from Jiri you are overwhelmed with the Nature’s beauty as well as the untouched culture of the ethnic inhabitants. En route you pass through the terraced green farm, beautiful rhododendron and pine forest, numerous ethnic settlements, valleys with the amazing view of the mountains and surrounding landscapes. The hiking to the Kala Pattar-the perfect view point of Everest, Tengboche monastery are other remarkable features of this trekking route. The best time to go for the Everest base camp trek is from mid-March to May and September to Mid December.
Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu
Day 02: Kathmandu City Tour
Day 03: Scenic Drive to Jiri (1905 m.)
Day 04: Jiri to Deurali (2250 m.)
Day 05: Deurali to Sete (2575 m.)
Day 06: Sete to Junbeshi (2680 m.)
Day 07: Junbeshi trek to Nunthala (2220 m.)
Day 08: Nunthala to Bupsa (2360 m.)
Day 09: Bupsa to Puiyan (2796 m.)
Day 10: Puiyan to Phakding (2610 m.)
Day 11: Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440 m)
Day 12: Acclimatization in Namche (3440 m.)
Day 13: Trek to Tengboche Monastery (3860 m.)
Day 14: Tengboche to Dingboche (4350 m.)
Day 15: Rest day with some excursion
Day 16: Dingboche Lobuche (4910 m.)
Day 17: Trek to Everest Base Camp (5365 m.) then back to Gorak Shep (5180 m.)
Day 18: hike to Kala Pattar (5545 m.) and back to Pheriche (4120 m.)
Day 19: Pheriche to Tengboche (3860 m.)
Day 20: Tengboche to Namche (3440 m.)
Day 21: Namche to Lukla (2840 m.)
Day 22: Flight to Kathmandu
Day 23: Leisure day in Kathmandu.
Day 24: Departure.id-December.