Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek

Jiri to Everest Base Camp Trek

Jiri to Everest base camp Trek is the traditional trip, which ultimately leads you to the Everest base camp through Namche Bazaar and Tengbuche. During the trek, you have an opportunity to discover the striking landscape of the Khumbu region, stunning views of the Himalayas, alpine forest and the surrounding attractions. It is amazing to trek for the long time through the route, which was used by the first Everest climbers Tenzing Norgay Sherpa and Edmund Hillary.

The trek from Jiri to Everest Base Camp begins from Jiri, which is 120 km drive east from Kathmandu. Then it commences through the rugged trail, containing various views of the hills and gorges, streams and forests along with the local villages sights. Passing through the Sherpa village, you reach to the Phakding and Namche Bazaar. The mountain views include of Mt. Everest, Pumori, Ama Dablam, Lhotse, Nuptse, Thamserku and others. You can experience the typical Sherpa culture and religious heritages. A Buddhist monastery in Tengboche is world renowned and preserves various arts and architectures. With the acclimatization and enjoying the views of the forest. Flora and fauna, you reach the base of the highest peak in the world. Kalapatthar is another best viewpoint for the Himalayan range and sunrise. Descending through Pheriche, Namche Bazaar, you trek down to Lukla and fly back to Kathmandu. It is better to trek in spring and autumn for the outstanding views and experience.

Day to Day Itinerary

Day 01 :Arrive in Kathmandu (1300m).

Day 02 :Kathmandu Sightseeing.

Day 03 :Drive Kathmandu to Jiri and continue to Bhandar.

Day 04 :Trek from Bhandar to Sete (2575m).

Day 05 :Sete to Junbesi (2670 m).

Day 06 :Junbesi to Nunthala (2220m).

Day 07 :Nunthala to Bupsa (2360m).

Day 08 :Bupsa to Surke (2290m).

Day 09 :Surke to Phakding (2652m).

Day 10 :Phakding to Namche Bazaar (3440m).

Day 11 :Acclimatization day in Namche Bazaar.

Day 12 :Namche to Tengboche (3860m).

Day 13 :Tengboche to Dingboche (4350m).

Day 14 :Dingboche to Lobuche (4910m).

Day 15 :Trek to Gorak Shep (5180m), hike to Everest Base Camp (5365 m), back to Gorakshep.

Day 16 :Hike to Kalapatthar (5545m) early morning and trek down to Pheriche (4200m).

Day 17 :Pheriche to Namche Bazaar.

Day 18 :Namche Bazaar to Lukla (2804m).

Day 19 :Fly from Lukla to Kathmandu.

Day 20 :Leisure day in Kathmandu.

Day 21 :Final Departure.

Cost Include

  • All airport/hotel transfers
  • Three nights Hotel Family Home in Kathmandu with breakfast
  • Farewell dinner
  • Teahouse/Lodge accommodation during trek
  • A full day sightseeing tour in Kathmandu valley including tour guide and entrance fees
  • Kathmandu to Bhandar transport in private vehicle
  • Lukla-Kathmandu flight and airport departure tax
  • An experienced English-speaking trek leader (trekking guide), assistant trek leader (10 trekkers: 1 assistant guide) and Sherpa porters to carry luggage (2 trekkers:1 porter) including their salary, insurance, equipment, flight, food and lodging
  • Down jacket, four seasonal sleeping bag and trekking map (down jacket and sleeping bag are to be returned after trip completion)
  • All necessary paper work and permits (National park permit, TIMS )
  • A comprehensive medical kit
  • All government and local taxes

Cost Exclude

  • Nepal Visa fee (bring accurate USD cash and two passport photographs)
  • International airfare to and from Kathmandu
  • Excess baggage charges
  • Lunch and evening meals in Kathmandu(and also in the case of early return from the mountain than the scheduled itinerary)
  • Extra night accommodation in Kathmandu because of early arrival, late departure, and early return from the mountain(due to any reason) than the scheduled itinerary
  • Travel and rescue insurance
  • Personal expenses (phone calls, laundry, bar bills, battery recharge, extra porters, bottle or boiled water, shower etc)
  • Tips for guides and porters

Fact of Trip

Duration: 21 Day(s)

Trip Grade: Moderate

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