Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking

Jiri Everest Base Camp Trekking

Jiri Everest Base Camp TrekkingTrekking in Everest region, take bus to Jiri then start waking to the Everest Base Camp is breathtaking and requires a good walking experience and a good physical health condition.This trek is very interesting walking with its panoramic view of Everest 8848m, Cho Oyu 8152m, Lhotse 8516m, Makalu 8463m and Ama Dablam 6456m. through the famous Sherpa village of Namche Bazaar, Tengboche Buddhist Monastery, Khunde Khumjung etc.

Settlement of mixed ethnic group Brahman, Chhetri, Magar, Tamang in the low land and Sherpa in highland of Solukhumbu Everest region. Jiri to Everest base camp trek cover low land from Jiri to highland Kalapathar 5545m.

Most people heading to the Solu-Khumbu region are intent only on getting a close-up glimpse of Mount Everest and often take a plane into Lukla. However, the trail from Jiri to Namche, though not long on mountain views, does pass through numerous interesting villages that are now visited by a small number of trekkers each year.

Your trekking preparation:

This trek is considered as a non-technical trek and suitable for average people. If you are moderately fit and have a sense of adventure will enjoy this trek. The program is designed to acclimatize you gradually and not expected high altitude sickness. However you are requested to check your altitude fitness and the itinerary.

We suggest you to strengthen your knee muscles and prepare for several days of steep descents. Some physical fitness programs such as running, swimming, biking, aerobics is recommended, but mostly hiking on steep hills, or running up and down, steps are preferable. Please note that the following program is prepared in the fact basis however, things can be change in some circumstances but adjustments will have to make during the trekking. We request you to be flexible with the situation to enjoy yourself.

While the trek is designed for teahouse arrangement, our professional mountain guide and porters handle everything. The meal will be provided in the available restaurant en route and accommodations in the available lodges (with most of the days hot/cold shower) en route.

Day to Day Itinerary:

Day 01: Arrival in Kathmandu

Day 02: Sightseeing in Kathmandu

Day 03: Kathmandu – Jiri (187 km.)

Day 04: Jiri – Deurali

Day 05: Deurali – Sete

Day 06: Sete – Junbesi

Day 07: Junbesi rest day

Day 08: Junbesi – Nunthala

Day 09: Nunthala – Khari Khola

Day 10: Khari Khola – Pulyan

Day 11: Puiyan – Phakding

Day 12: Phakding – Namche Bazaar

Day 13: Acclimatize Day in Namche Bazaar

Day 14: Namche Bazaar – Khumjung

Day 15: Khunjung – Tengboche (Thyangboche)

Day 16: Tengboche – Dingboche

Day 17: Dingboche – Lobuche

Day 18: Lobuche – EBC – Gorkshep

Day 19: Gorkshep – Kalapathar – Pheriche

Day 20: Pheriche – Tengbuche

Day 21: Tengboche – Monjo

Day 22: Monjo – Lukla

Day 23: Lukla – Kathamndu (Fly)

The cost includes the following services:

All arrival, departure transfers as per the program by vehicle.

Everest conservation fee

Lodge trek with all meals and accommodation in tea house lodge

Service of one English-speaking trekking guide from Kathmandu and porter from Lukla

Accommodation, meals, insurance, equipments, and allowances of guide and porter

Airfare of guide including domestic airport tax

All applicable government taxes and service charges

Cost does not include:

Accommodation, meals and and sightseeing tours in Kathmandu

Bottled drinks (mineral water, any clod drinks, and alcoholic drinks) while on trek

Your travel insurance

Airfare of USD116 per person for Lukla / Kathmandu flight

International and domestic airport taxes

Sleeping bag and down jacket if necessary

Expenses of personal nature such as laundry, telephone, bar, tips, etc.

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